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AAB Toyota SUV line-up for all seasons

Abdullah Abdulghani & Bros Co (AAB), sole agents for Toyota in Qatar,...

WCM-Q faculty continue to share research, knowledge with world

Faculty and staff at Weill Cornell Medicine – Qatar (WCM-Q) ensure...

Indian embassy releases new list of VBM flights

The Indian embassy has published a new list of Vande Bharat Mission...

Ooredoo announces pre-orders for Samsung Galaxy Note20 and Galaxy Note20 Ultra

Ooredoo announces pre-orders for Samsung Galaxy Note20 and Galaxy Note20 Ultra

Ooredoo has announced pre-orders for the all-new Samsung Galaxy...

Qatar covid-19 statistics

Qatar Wednesday reports 267 new Covid-19 cases, one death, 285 recoveries

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) reported on Wednesday 267 new...


International
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Uganda

Uganda’s approach curbs virus, even as Africa nears 1mn cases

Uganda’s crumbling public hospitals, doctors’ strikes and corruption scandals make its success in the fight against the new coronavirus all the more unlikely.

Voters

Sri Lankans vote for new parliament

Sri Lankans shrugged off fears of the novel coronavirus and streamed into polling centres yesterday to elect a new parliament that President Gotabaya Rajapaksa hopes will clear the way for him to boost his powers.

Silvia Puntano

Argentines battle rising poverty and hunger, with or without debt deal

Silvia Puntano, a mother of seven from the poor Buenos Aires suburb of Villa Azul, these days has only one thing on her mind: where to find her next meal.


Region
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PM of Libya

Italy seeks closer ties with Libya

Italy’s defence ministry said yesterday it would strengthen...

An aerial view shows the massive damage done to Beirut port's grain silos (C) and the area around it

Beirut reels from huge blast, deaths top 100

Rescuers searched for survivors Wednesday after a cataclysmic...

A general view of the scene of the explosion at the port of Lebanon's capital Beirut

More than 50 killed, over 2,700 injured in massive Beirut blast

A huge explosion in a port warehouse district near the centre of...

A picture shows the scene of an explosion in Beirut

Two huge explosions rock Beirut, dozens wounded

Two huge explosions rocked the Lebanese capital Beirut on Tuesday,...


Business
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Chang-mo Kim

PPP law seen boosting diversity, competitiveness of Qatar economy

South Korean ambassador Chang-mo Kim has lauded the recently-announced Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Law, saying this would work to the advantage of both countries in terms of further enhancing trade and economic ties with Qatar.

Virgin Australia

Virgin Australia to cut third of staff under Bain ownership

Virgin Australia Holdings Ltd will cut a third of its workforce and scale back its fleet under the ownership of Bain Capital as the buyout firm attempts to resurrect the airline during the industry’s worst-ever crisis.

Beirut

Lebanon blast seen adding urgency to talks with IMF

As emergency services assess the toll from Tuesday’s deadly explosion in Beirut, one immediate consequence is becoming clear to analysts: It will ratchet up pressure on Prime Minister Hassan Diab to make meaningful progress in talks with international lenders and investors.

asia

Asia markets track another record on Wall Street

Asian markets tracked another record on Wall Street yesterday as traders monitored talks on a key US stimulus package, though they remain on edge as Washington and Beijing plan a review of their much-vaunted trade deal.

US Treasur

US Treasury plans record $112bn quarterly debt sale

The US Treasury expanded its plans for the issuance of longer-term debt in coming months, after depending mainly on shorter-dated bills to fund the federal government’s record spending surge to address the Covid-19 crisis.

TikTok

Trump’s bid to force TikTok sale follows well-trod legal path

President Donald Trump’s push for the sale of TikTok to a US company marks a major escalation in his battle to keep data on American citizens out of Chinese hands and a move that, if successful, would be nearly impossible to overturn under US law.

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Iran says the downing of the Ukrainian jet near Tehran was a ‘disastrous mistake’.

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