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During the meeting, they reviewed bilateral co-operation relations between the two countries.

Undersecretary of the Ministry of...

134 face prosecution for violating Covid measures

The designated authorities referred 134 people to the Public...

Shura Council takes part in virtual parliamentary meet

The Shura Council participated in a parliamentary conference held...

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Doha wins 'Engage' award

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Doha won the ‘Engage’ category at the...

A view of the QU campus.

QU’s College of Health Sciences organised webinar on staying healthy

In celebration of Nutrition Month, the Department of Human Nutrition...

The new system enables Indian healthcare workers to seek priority appointments on their preferred da

Indian embassy introduces priority appointments for health workers

The Indian Embassy has introduced a priority online appointment...


International
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Family members, with help from the municipal staff transfer the bodies of the patients who died of t

India extends record rise in Covid-19 cases, election rallies continue

India extended a record daily run of new Covid-19 infections on Friday, spurred by hundreds of positive tests at a major religious gathering, as politicians pushed ahead with election rallies against advice they could worsen the outbreak.

Rodrigo Duterte

Duterte floats conversion of hotels into Covid facilities

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte yesterday said the government can take over hotels and turn them into isolation facilities as surging Covid-19 infections put a strain on the overstretched healthcare sector.

A woman whose husband died due to coronavirus is consoled outside a Covid-19 hospital mortuary in Ah

Hospital beds and oxygen fall short as Covid surges in India

Many Indian hospitals were scrambling for beds and oxygen as Covid-19 infections surged to a new daily record yesterday, with a second wave of infections centred on Maharashtra.


Region
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This satellite imagery released by Maxar Technologies shows a close up overview of the MV Ever Given

Suez megaship owner haggles over $900m release demand

The Japanese owner of a megaship seized after blocking the Suez Canal...

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif hold a meet

Iran's Zarif warns US against sabotage, sanctions

Iran's foreign minister warned Tuesday that "acts of sabotage" and...

Jordan’s King Abdullah II and members of the royal family including former crown prince and half-bro

Independence anniversary

Independence anniversary...

The Natanz nuclear facility in Iran lost power on Sunday.  It houses centrifuges used for uranium en

Natanz nuclear site hit by terrorism, says Iran

An incident at Iran’s Natanz nuclear facility yesterday was caused by...


Business
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A recent tax colloquium organised by the College of Law at Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) provi

HBKU’s College of Law colloquium gathers experts to discuss charter on taxpayer rights for Qatar

A recent tax colloquium organised by the College of Law at Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) provided a platform to discuss a charter on taxpayer rights and tax administration obligations for Qatar.

Talal F Samhouri, left, and Akber Khan

Qatar’s move to allow up to 100% ownership may see foreign inflows in excess of $1.5bn

Qatar has strengthened its liberalisation drive by proposing to allow up to 100% foreign ownership in the listed companies, a first of its kind in the Gulf region and a move that may see foreign inflows in excess of $1.5bn, which will substantially enhance the weight of the listed firms in the globa

Talal F Samhouri, left, and Akber Khan

Qatar’s move to allow up to 100% ownership may see foreign inflows in excess of $1.5bn

Qatar has strengthened its liberalisation drive by proposing to allow up to 100% foreign ownership in the listed companies, a first of its kind in the Gulf region and a move that may see foreign inflows in excess of $1.5bn, which will substantially enhance the weight of the listed firms in the globa

The certificate was received by Ali Khalid al-Khulaifi, director, Information Technology Department

Ministry of Commerce and Industry obtains ISO certificate in information security

The Ministry of Commerce and Industry, represented by the Information Technology Department, obtained the ISO certificate ISO 27001, presented by the International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO), upon adopting the latest international standards for information security management and risk as

QSE

QSE index surges 294 points on plans to allow full foreign ownership in listed companies

Reflecting the cabinet nod to increase the foreign ownership limit in the listed firms to 100%, the Qatar Stock Exchange on Thursday vaulted 294 points and its key index settled near 10,900 levels.

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PBoC’s cash injection disappoints equity traders wanting more

The People’s Bank of China signalled its intention to contain rising leverage by adding just enough cash to maintain medium-term liquidity. Stocks fell as expectations that the central bank would loosen its purse string were dashed.

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