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Gates tops Bezos as world’s richest person with Amazon slide

Gates tops Bezos as world’s richest person with Amazon slide

Microsoft Corp co-founder Bill Gates has overtaken Amazon.com Inc’s Jeff Bezos as the world’s richest person, reclaiming the top ranking for the first time in more than two years.

World's oldest captive white rhino dies in French zoo

World's oldest captive white rhino dies in French zoo

The world's oldest captive white rhino, South African-born Sana, has died at the age of 55, the French zoo that she called home for the last 26 years said Thursday.

World urgently needs to quicken steps to reduce global warming: IMF

World urgently needs to quicken steps to reduce global warming: IMF

Countries around the world should urgently begin accelerating efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and the best way to do that is through implementation of carbon taxes ...

Barshim soars to gold; thanks spectators, organisers

Barshim soars to gold; thanks spectators, organisers

Packed Khalifa International Stadium? Check. Electric atmosphere? Check. Epic competition? Check. Gold for Qatar? Check.

Huawei files to trademark mobile OS around the world after US ban

Huawei files to trademark mobile OS around the world after US ban

China's Huawei has applied to trademark its ‘Hongmeng’ operating system (OS) in at least nine countries and Europe, data from a UN body shows, in a sign it may be deploying a back-up plan in key markets ...

Qatar ranks high in world's most competitive economy list 2019

Qatar ranks high in world's most competitive economy list 2019

Qatar’s strong performance across various fields has helped it rank 10 out of 63 high-income countries, according to the World Competitiveness Yearbook 2019 ...

‘Blockading states deny themselves chance to talk to rest of the world’

‘Blockading states deny themselves chance to talk to rest of the world’

The countries blockading Qatar – Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain, and Egypt – have denied themselves the chance not only “to talk to their Qatari cousins” ...

HIA ranked fourth best airport in the world

HIA ranked fourth best airport in the world

Hamad International Airport (HIA) has been ranked the fourth best airport in the world at the Skytrax World Airport Awards 2019, which took place on Wednesday ...

Qatar-Malaysia partnership can be tapped to benefit the world

Qatar-Malaysia partnership can be tapped to benefit the world

The visit of His Highness the Amir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, to Malaysia last December has ushered in a new future for Qatari-Malaysian relations at a crucial time for both the countries and all the Muslim East.

'World’s Fastest 5G Foldable phone' steals the show

'World’s Fastest 5G Foldable phone' steals the show

In one of the year’s most awaited events, Huawei Consumer Business Group launched the world’s first 5G Foldable Phone in a glittering ceremony on Sunday evening.

Qatar the safest country in the world

Qatar the safest country in the world

Qatar has retained its global distinction as the safest country among Arab countries as well as globally after being ranked first in terms of safety and security among 118 countries ...

Qatar Airways most innovative airlines in the world

Qatar Airways most innovative airlines in the world

Qatar Airways became one of the most influential and innovative airlines in with world after it made many achievements in a short period of time.