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Thousands march in Berlin against coronavirus curbs

Thousands march in Berlin against coronavirus curbs

Thousands marched in Berlin on Saturday to protest against measures imposed in Germany to stem the coronavirus pandemic, saying they violated people's rights and freedoms.

Hong Kong police refuse permission for march to mark handover

Hong Kong police refuse permission for march to mark handover

The Hong Kong police department on Saturday denied permission for an annual march in the former British colony on July 1 to mark the anniversary of the city's 1997 return to China ...

Qatar registers QR7.59bn trade surplus in March: PSA

Qatar registers QR7.59bn trade surplus in March: PSA

Qatar's trade surplus amounted to QR7.59bn in March this year as the country's total exports were almost double the imports, according to the Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA).

Qatar banks post more than 9% jump in total assets in March: QCB

Qatar banks post more than 9% jump in total assets in March: QCB

The credit line of Qatar's commercial banks, especially for the private sector, appears to be strong, thus helping in a more than 9% year-on-year growth in their total assets in March 2020 ...

Zakat Fund gives aid worth over QR29mn in March

Zakat Fund gives aid worth over QR29mn in March

The Zakat Fund of the Ministry of Endowments and Islamic Affairs (Awqaf) has extended assistance worth QR29,225,852 to eligible families registered with it in March 2020.

47 food outlets in Doha ordered shut in March

47 food outlets in Doha ordered shut in March

Inspections of food establishments by the Health Control Section of the Municipal Control Department, Doha Municipality, in March resulted in the administrative closure of 47 such outlets for violating the relevant rules.

Qatar Chamber, UK embassy to kick-off 3rd SMEs conference in March

Qatar Chamber, UK embassy to kick-off 3rd SMEs conference in March

As part of its commitment to support the development of the small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) sector, Qatar Chamber and the British Embassy are jointly hosting the ‘3rd SMEs Conference’ ...

Qatar to continue Gaza financial aid until next March

Qatar to continue Gaza financial aid until next March

Chairman of Qatari Committee for Gaza Reconstruction, HE ambassador Mohamed Al-Emadi has announced that Qatar would continue to provide the financial grant for the sector until next March.

Peaceful Hong Kong march marred by fire outside court, police say

Peaceful Hong Kong march marred by fire outside court, police say

Hong Kong protesters set fire outside court buildings, threw petrol bombs and spray-painted graffiti on government buildings, marring what was otherwise a ‘generally peaceful’ march at the weekend ...

Sudan judges march in Khartoum, join opposition protests

Sudan judges march in Khartoum, join opposition protests

About 100 Sudanese judges demanding civilian rule marched on Thursday from the Supreme Court in Khartoum towards an opposition sit-in outside the Defence Ministry ...

Thousands march in Hong Kong over proposed extradition law changes

Thousands march in Hong Kong over proposed extradition law changes

Thousands of people protested in Hong Kong on Sunday against a government plan to change extradition laws, fearing an erosion of personal freedom and the city's status as an international business hub.

Over 1mn march in London for a new Brexit referendum

Over 1mn march in London for a new Brexit referendum

Demonstrators from around Britain marched in London on Saturday to call for a second referendum on the country's departure from the EU, with organisers putting the number of participants at more than 1mn.