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The demands of the blockading countries...

Al-Thawadi: Qatar capable of holding historic World Cup

Secretary-General of the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC)...

New India-Qatar line delivers first cargo

The first of the two vessels operating under the new India Qatar...

Attempt to target Makkah Grand Mosque condemned

Premium petrol, diesel to cost less in July...

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UAE runs at least 18 secret torture prisons in Yemen

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) operates a network of ‘black sites’ in...

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Why Saudi Arabia hates Al Jazeera so much

If you want to understand why many Arab world leaders hate Al...


Region
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Ahmad al-Lahham, a Syrian storyteller, reads from his storybook in a Damascus coffee house.

Gripping tales attract war-weary residents

With a slender sword in one hand and an antique storybook in the...

GULF TIMES

Iraqi forces free hundreds of civilians in Mosul’s Old City

Iraqi forces opened exit routes for hundreds of civilians to flee the...

Israeli soldiers patrol near the border with Syria after projectiles fired from the war-torn country

Israel launches air raid on Syria

An Israeli aircraft carried out a strike on Syria after 10...

Displaced Iraqi children who fled from clashes are seen in the Old City of Mosul

Iraqi forces free hundreds of civilians in Mosul

Iraqi forces opened exit routes for hundreds of civilians to flee the...


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GULF TIMES

S Koreans protest THAAD missile defence deployment

Thousands of protesters marched yesterday near the US embassy in Seoul, accusing US President Donald Trump of “forcing” South Korea to deploy a controversial American missile defence system opposed by China.

GULF TIMES

Over 100 missing in China landslide

Rescuers scoured through an avalanche of rocks into the night yesterday in an increasingly bleak search for more than 100 people whose southwest China mountain village was buried by a huge landslide.

GULF TIMES

Traders offer divergent views on Eid festival sales

Traders in various parts of Pakistan offered yesterday mixed views about the sales of Eid-related items.


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TURKISH

Turkish Airlines weighs M&A as defence on rising protectionism

Chairman Ayci assesses investment in overseas carriers; focus is on China, India, US; Alitalia not a priority

RATE

Rate pause could withstand Fed hike: Mexico central bank chief

Mexico’s central bank has taken steps for inflation to reach its 3% target, and this interest rate pause could withstand a US Federal Reserve rate increase, according to governor Agustin Carstens.

ECB

ECB raises Brexit heat with bid for power over euro clearing

The European Central Bank (ECB) made a play for power over London’s lucrative clearing industry, cranking up the pressure on an issue that has become a flash point in the Brexit talks that began last week.

DOLLAR

Dollar doldrums to drive yen and euro gains as Fed hawks doubted

The euro and yen are set to keep on surprising this year on prospects the Federal Reserve will slow monetary tightening while central banks in Europe and Japan move towards reducing stimulus, Asia-based foreign-exchange strategists say.

FORD

Ford’s China move casts new cloud on Mexican car making

A second U-turn this year by Ford Motor Co in Mexico has raised the spectre of Chinese competition for local car making, adding to pressure on the industry after repeated threats by US President Donald Trump to saddle it with punitive tariffs.

TRADERS

Traders test Opec ‘whatever it takes’ resolve to defend price

When Opec member Saudi Arabia pledged in May to do “whatever it takes” to defend world oil prices, it didn’t expect the market to be testing its resolve just one month later.

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