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Airbus’ new luxury jet targets Gulf region

Airbus’ new luxury jet targets Gulf region

Airbus is targeting the Middle East region with its latest (and perhaps greatest) luxury business jet. It’s known as the “ACJ Two Twenty” a newcomer to the Airbus Corporate Jet family.

Attorney-General meets US Treasury Secretary

Attorney-General meets US Treasury Secretary

HE the Attorney-General Dr Ali bin Fetais al-Marri yesterday met with the visiting US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin.

 Qatar calls for resolution of differences through dialogue

Qatar calls for resolution of differences through dialogue

The State of Qatar welcomed the constructive initiatives to find means toward de-escalation and settle differences through dialogue in the Gulf region, stressing the region's strategic importance

Kuwait cabinet approves decree for Dec 5 parliamentary vote

Kuwait cabinet approves decree for Dec 5 parliamentary vote

Kuwait's cabinet on Monday approved a draft decree for parliamentary elections to be held on Dec 5, the government communications centre said in a Twitter post.

GCC commerce ministers stress need to promote food security in Gulf region

GCC commerce ministers stress need to promote food security in Gulf region

The GCC Commerce Ministers have highlighted the need to promote food security, and ensure the continuity of food supply chains and medical supplies for residents of Gulf countries ...

US companies see Qatar as gateway to Middle East, Gulf region

US companies see Qatar as gateway to Middle East, Gulf region

US companies keen on investing in the Qatari market are also looking beyond Doha, which is being eyed as a gateway to other markets in the Middle East and Gulf region

Gulf region visitors to generate 3.6mn overnight stays in Germany by 2030

Gulf region visitors to generate 3.6mn overnight stays in Germany by 2030

The German National Tourist Office (GNTO) roadshow, in partnership with Qatar Airways, brought together more than 120 travel trade professionals on Sunday in Doha.

Moscow concerned over growing tensions in Gulf

Moscow concerned over growing tensions in Gulf

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday that Moscow is concerned about rising tensions in the Gulf region.

German FM hopeful of overcoming Gulf rifts

German FM hopeful of overcoming Gulf rifts

Sigmar Gabriel said Germany had a keen interest in maintaining good relations with all the Gulf countries and working for peace in the region, even if those countries were sometimes in conflict.

Doha Port welcomes first cruise ship of the season

Doha Port welcomes first cruise ship of the season

Mwani Qatar, operator of the state’s commercial and touristic ports, said the cruise season will see the arrival of 21 cruise ships at the Doha Port.

Blockade could break up Gulf region, says QU academic

Blockade could break up Gulf region, says QU academic

Dr Yousuf al-Siddiqi was speaking at a seminar on “The accusations against Qatar of supporting terrorism” to address the issue of terrorism from an academic, legal and political perspective.

No to dialogue but yes to hate speech

No to dialogue but yes to hate speech

It will be interesting to look back at the turn of events during the last few days and see how utterly trivial arguments were employed to wreck a sincere and serious initiative to solve a serious crisis that has been threatening the Gulf region's stability.