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Qatar Charity distributes food parcels to Asian expatriate families

Qatar Charity distributes food parcels to Asian expatriate families

Qatar Charity (QC) distributed food baskets to Asian expatriate families in Qatar, who were affected by the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Asian markets mixed with eyes on stimulus, China-US tensions

Asian markets mixed with eyes on stimulus, China-US tensions

Asian markets were mixed on Monday as investors weighed ongoing China-US tensions and the struggle by Washington lawmakers to hammer out a much-needed new stimulus.

Asian stock markets end mixed as virus spikes around world

Asian stock markets end mixed as virus spikes around world

Asian equities were mixed on Monday as a spike in new coronavirus infections across the planet forced governments to impose fresh containment measures, fuelling fears about the stuttering economic recovery.

Asian bourses extend gains as lockdowns eased; dealers cautious

Asian bourses extend gains as lockdowns eased; dealers cautious

Asian markets rose again on Wednesday, buoyed by a further easing of coronavirus lockdown measures, though the advances remain capped by concern ...

CID arrests Asian man for selling medical supplies illegally

CID arrests Asian man for selling medical supplies illegally

The Criminal Investigation Department at the General Directorate of Criminal Investigation has arrested a person from an Asian country for selling medical supplies illegally.

12 mega events lined up for Asian communities on Qatar National Day

12 mega events lined up for Asian communities on Qatar National Day

As part of Qatar National Day celebrations, the Organising Committee of the Associated Activities of Qatar National Day 2019 Celebrations will host 12 mega cultural, musical and sports events ...

Asian businesses looking at Qatar for opportunities: QFC

Asian businesses looking at Qatar for opportunities: QFC

Asian business are increasingly looking at Qatar for business opportunities in view of the strong macro fundamentals of the country and its open economy policy ...

India exits China-backed trade deal as 15 nations ready to sign

India exits China-backed trade deal as 15 nations ready to sign

India pulled out of a trade pact covering much of Asia, paving the way for 15 other countries to sign the China-backed regional trade deal next year.

Thailand says new Asian trade deal to be signed in 2020

Thailand says new Asian trade deal to be signed in 2020

Thailand said on Sunday that Southeast Asian nations are committed to signing a pact by February 2020 on forging what could become the world's largest trade bloc...

Asian education experts get insight into QF model of learning

Asian education experts get insight into QF model of learning

University representatives and education experts from across Asia were on Thursday given an insight into Qatar Foundation’s (QF) ...

CID arrests three Asian nationals for stealing

CID arrests three Asian nationals for stealing

The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) at the Ministry of Interior (MoI) has arrested three Asian nationals for stealing mobile recharge cards and money from various places in the country.

Two Asian men sentenced to death for killing employer

Two Asian men sentenced to death for killing employer

A Doha Criminal Court has sentenced two Asian men to death for the premeditated murder of their employer, and a third man to six months in jail for being aware of the crime and not reporting it.