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Death toll in China hotel collapse rises to eight

Death toll in China hotel collapse rises to eight

Eight people have been confirmed dead and nine more remain missing after a budget hotel collapsed in the eastern Chinese city of Suzhou, the local government said Tuesday.

QFC records steady growth in new firms in H1 2021

QFC records steady growth in new firms in H1 2021

The Qatar Financial Centre (QFC), a leading onshore financial and business centre in the region, saw as many as 136 firms start their operations, representing a steady 32% year-on-year growth during the first half (H1) of 2021 despite the ongoing Covid-19 disruption.

QP signs 20-year LNG supply deal with KOGAS of South Korea

QP signs 20-year LNG supply deal with KOGAS of South Korea

Qatar Petroleum (QP) has entered into a new, 20-year Sale and Purchase Agreement (SPA) with Korea Gas Corporation (KOGAS) for the supply of 2 million tons per annum (mtpa) of LNG to the Republic of Korea.

QP signs pact with Shell to supply China with 1mpta LNG for ten years

QP signs pact with Shell to supply China with 1mpta LNG for ten years

Qatar Petroleum on Wednesday entered into a long-term Sale and Purchase Agreement (SPA) with Shell for the supply of 1 million tons per annum (MTPA) of LNG to the People's Republic of China for ten years. LNG deliveries will commence in January 2022 to various LNG terminals in China.

Saudi proposes ceasefire in Yemen, Houthis sceptical

Saudi proposes ceasefire in Yemen, Houthis sceptical

Saudi Arabia presented a new peace initiative on Monday to end the war in Yemen, including a nationwide ceasefire and the reopening of air and sea links, but the Houthi rebels said the offer did not appear to go far enough to lift a blockade.

Qatar records significant reduction in traffic congestion in 2020: QMIC report

Qatar records significant reduction in traffic congestion in 2020: QMIC report

Qatar recorded significant reduction in traffic congestion in 2020 due to Covid-19 and the completion of key road projects, says the sixth annual Qatar Traffic Report (QTR) released by Qatar Mobility Innovations Centre (QMIC) on Monday.

QP signs long-term deal to supply 2mn tpy of LNG to China

QP signs long-term deal to supply 2mn tpy of LNG to China

Qatar Petroleum has entered into a 10-year LNG Sale and Purchase Agreement (SPA) with China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (Sinopec) for the supply of 2mn tonnes per year (MTPY) of LNG to China.

Natural gas to see greater demand globally: Total's senior executive

Natural gas to see greater demand globally: Total's senior executive

Natural gas will see greater demand in many countries including China and India in the coming years following the global push towards cleaner energy, says Total’s senior vice-president (Middle East and North Africa -MENA) Laurent Vivier.

Qatargas delivers first LNG cargo aboard Q-Flex vessel to India’s Ennore terminal

Qatargas delivers first LNG cargo aboard Q-Flex vessel to India’s Ennore terminal

Qatargas has delivered a liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargo aboard a Q-Flex vessel to India’s Ennore LNG receiving terminal, the first ever call by a Qatargas-chartered vessel at this terminal.

QCRI’s machine translation system achieves milestone of 1bn words

QCRI’s machine translation system achieves milestone of 1bn words

A machine translation system, 'Shaheen', developed by the Arabic Language Team at Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI) has achieved a significant milestone of 1bn translated words.

 QP enters into new deal for LNG supply to Pakistan

QP enters into new deal for LNG supply to Pakistan

Qatar Petroleum entered into a new long-term sale and purchase agreement (SPA) with Pakistan State Oil Company (PSO) for the supply of up to 3mn tonnes per annum (MTPA) of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to Pakistan.

QP sees LNG bunkering a promising solution for shipping industry

QP sees LNG bunkering a promising solution for shipping industry

Qatar Petroleum is actively pursuing to replace its existing bunker fuel for ships with LNG in a phased manner, which will significantly reduce QP’s total shipping emissions in the LNG value chain by around 28%