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HMC conference stresses need for gynaecological cancer awareness

As part of the Breast and Gynaecological Cancer Awareness Month, the...

Qatar National Library wins prestigious award

Qatar National Library (QNL) has won the Excellence in Concrete...

Cyber Security Centre holds training programme

The Cyber Security Centre at the Ministry of Interior (MoI) yesterday...

Msheireb Properties

Msheireb Properties showcases unique residential, commercial spaces at Downtown Doha

Msheireb Properties, the national real estate developer and a...

UDC

UDC unveils attractive investment opportunities

United Development Company (UDC), through its pavilion at Cityscape...


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Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson arrives for a meeting with NATO Secretary-General Jens Stolte

EU considers Brexit delay; Johnson says that would lead to election

EU leaders considered on Wednesday whether to give Britain a three-month Brexit extension, and Prime Minister Boris Johnson said that if they do so he would call an election by Christmas.

Too much screen time increases the chances of disease

Too much screen time increases the chances of disease: study

Teenagers who spend hours in front of screens are more likely to guzzle fizzy and energy drinks, according to new research.

A handout picture shows a component of Google's Quantum Computer in the Santa Barbara lab

Google claims 'quantum supremacy'; others say hold on a qubit

Google said on Wednesday it had achieved a breakthrough in computer research, by solving a complex problem in minutes with a so-called quantum computer ...


Region
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A convoy of US vehicles is seen after withdrawing from northern Syria, in Erbil, Iraq

Iraq says US forces withdrawing from Syria have no approval to stay

US forces that crossed into Iraq as part of a pull-out from Syria do...

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Lebanon approves emergency economic reform package

Lebanon approved an emergency reform package yesterday in response to...

A military vehicle bearing a U.S. flag travels past a Syrian flag flying by a roadside in Tel Tamer,

US troops cross into Iraq from Syria

United States troops have crossed into Iraq from Syria through the...

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Kurdish-led forces say they have pulled out of Syria border town

The Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said yesterday they...


Business
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QSE

QSE remains below 10,400 levels on selling pressure

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Wednesday weakened further to remain below 10,400 levels, mainly on increased net selling by local retail investors and weakened buying interests of foreign funds.

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HE al-Kuwari meeting with Hungary’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Peter Szijjarto in Doha y

Al-Kuwari calling for lifting Qatar-Hungary investment relations

HE the Minister of Commerce and Industry Ali bin Ahmed al-Kuwari met here yesterday with Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of the Republic of Hungary Peter Szijjarto, who is currently visiting the country.

Schnabel: Policy expert.

Germany said to pick Schnabel for ECB board seat

Germany will nominate university professor Isabel Schnabel to the European Central Bank’s executive board, a source familiar with the process told Reuters yesterday, giving Germany an expert voice on the bank’s top decision-making body.

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Trump says ‘phase 1’ China trade pact on track for November

US President Donald Trump on Monday said progress in developing the text of a partial trade pact with China means he will likely be able to sign it next month.

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Investor revolt torpedoes Swiss Sunrise Group’s $6.4bn Liberty Global deal

Sunrise cancels EGM to approve 2.8bn Swiss franc rights issue; measure was needed to finance takeover of Liberty Global unit; won’t seek to rescue 6.3bn Swiss franc UPC purchase; 50mn Swiss franc break fee won’t jeopardise dividend, says Sunrise

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