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Diwali fireworks haze pushes Indian capital's air quality to severe

Diwali fireworks haze pushes Indian capital's air quality to severe

Air pollution in some parts of the Indian capital deteriorated early on Monday to the worst recorded level, officials said, a day after revellers set off fireworks to mark Diwali in celebrations ...

Capital investments jump 72% in H1, says QFC chief

Capital investments jump 72% in H1, says QFC chief

Confidence in Qatar’s economy remains strong despite the economic blockade imposed on the country in June 2017 as capital investments saw a 72% jump in the first six months of 2019 ...

Capital flows to emerging markets rebound in Q1: QNB

Capital flows to emerging markets rebound in Q1: QNB

Capital flows to emerging markets (EM) have seen a clear rebound in the first quarter after suffering in 2018 due to tight global financial conditions and dollar appreciation, QNB has said in an economic commentary.

Indonesia plans to move capital city out of crowded Java island

Indonesia plans to move capital city out of crowded Java island

Indonesia's president has decided to move the capital of the world's fourth most populous country away from the crowded main island of Java, but has yet to finalise a new location, the planning minister said on Monday.

Law regulating investment of non-Qatari capital to facilitate foreign investors’ market access: MoCI

Law regulating investment of non-Qatari capital to facilitate foreign investors’ market access: MoCI

The Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MoCI) has highlighted the main provisions of the Law No. 1 of 2019 regulating the Investment of non-Qatari Capital in economic activity ...

India may halt private cars in capital next week if smog thickens: official

India may halt private cars in capital next week if smog thickens: official

India may halt the use of private vehicles in the capital New Delhi if air pollution, which has reached severe levels in recent days, gets worse, a senior environmental official said on Tuesday.

'Vodafone Qatar capital reduction to enhance long-term shareholder value'

'Vodafone Qatar capital reduction to enhance long-term shareholder value'

Vodafone Qatar has announced that it had obtained all requisite regulatory approvals from the Qatar Financial Markets Authority and the Ministry of Economy and Commerce to proceed with the implementation of a capital reduction ...

Bombings in Somalia's capital wound 13

Bombings in Somalia's capital wound 13

At least 13 people were wounded on Saturday in a suicide car bombing near Somalia's presidential palace and another blast outside a police station close by in the capital, the emergency services said.

11 family members found dead in Indian capital

11 family members found dead in Indian capital

The bodies of 11 members of one family were found in their home in the Indian capital by police on Sunday.

Qatar rejects moves to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital

Qatar rejects moves to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital

Qatar has expressed its total rejection of any measures calling for the recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, stressing the special importance of Jerusalem to all Arabs and Muslims.

Trump sparks firestorm by recognising Jerusalem

Trump sparks firestorm by recognising Jerusalem

Donald Trump's defiant move -- making good on a pledge made during his 2016 presidential campaign -- ends seven decades of US ambiguity on the status of the Holy City, which is claimed by both Israelis and Palestinians.

Indian capital choked by smog as emergency measures fail to offer respite

Indian capital choked by smog as emergency measures fail to offer respite

A thick cloud of toxic smog 10 times the recommended limit enveloped India's capital New Delhi on Monday, as government officials struggled to tackle a public health crisis that is well into its second week.