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QBWA announces launch of ‘Takreem Awards’

QBWA announces launch of ‘Takreem Awards’

The Qatari Businesswomen Association (QBWA) has announced the launch of the ‘QBWA Takreem Awards,’ which aims to recognise Qatari women ...

Two young Qatari women launch a unique café at Katara beach

Two young Qatari women launch a unique café at Katara beach

Two young Qatari women, freshly graduated from the university, has launched their own business with a new creative perspective, supplying the local market ...

Space crew unfazed ahead of first launch since rocket failure

Space crew unfazed ahead of first launch since rocket failure

Two astronauts who survived a midair rocket failure in October said on Thursday they had received counselling following their brush with death and felt ready to fly again next month.

Impending Barzan launch, FIFA 2022 capital spend 'positive' for Qatar growth: EIU

Impending Barzan launch, FIFA 2022 capital spend 'positive' for Qatar growth: EIU

The impending launch of the long-awaited Barzan natural gas development together with capital spending related to the hosting of the 2022 FIFA World Cup will be “positive factors” for Qatar’s growth ...

Aspire, Wega sign pact for multi-game eSports World Cup

Aspire, Wega sign pact for multi-game eSports World Cup

Aspire Zone has announced the signing of a collaboration agreement with Wega, one of the world’s leading e-payment systems, to organise the first multi-game eSports World Cup tournament ever ...

SpaceX says weather forces cancellation of launch of US satellite

SpaceX says weather forces cancellation of launch of US satellite

Rain and wind forced the cancellation of a scheduled morning launch of a Falcon 9 rocket that was to carry a global positioning system satellite into space for the US Air Force, SpaceX said on Thursday.

SpaceX to launch US satellite in first national security mission

SpaceX to launch US satellite in first national security mission

Elon Musk's SpaceX was poised on Tuesday to launch a long-delayed spy satellite for the US military, marking what the space transportation company said was its first designated national security mission ...

Qatar Airways to launch flights to Valletta, Malta

Qatar Airways to launch flights to Valletta, Malta

Qatar Airways announced that it will launch direct services to Valletta, Malta, starting 4 June 2019, marking the airline's first gateway to Malta and the latest addition to its rapidly-expanding European network.

New Zealand police launch murder probe over missing British woman

New Zealand police launch murder probe over missing British woman

Police searching for a 22-year-old British woman missing in New Zealand have launched a murder investigation and a 26-year-old man is being questioned, investigators said on Saturday.

Katara Hospitality to launch winter offer

Katara Hospitality to launch winter offer

Katara Hospitality has announced an exclusive offer for nationals and residents on the occasion of Qatar National Day throughout its local and international hotels.

Paris region to launch world's biggest fleet of electric bicycles

Paris region to launch world's biggest fleet of electric bicycles

The Paris region plans to launch a large fleet of electric bicyles in a state-funded scheme aimed at getting commuters to cycle to work and reducing congestion and pollution.

Scientists launch plan to map genes of all complex life on earth

Scientists launch plan to map genes of all complex life on earth

Scientists launched a vast project on Thursday to map the genetic code of all 1.5 million known species of complex life on earth, aiming to complete the work within a decade.