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Qatar inflation expands 0.4% m-o-m in May 2018

Qatar inflation expands 0.4% m-o-m in May 2018

The CPI inflation was up 0.1% year-on-year in June this year as the country witnessed price increase in the seven sectors.

Draft law on transportation of hazardous materials gets nod

Draft law on transportation of hazardous materials gets nod

The regular Cabinet meeting on Wednesday approved a draft law on transportation of hazardous materials by road and decided to submit it to the Advisory Council.

18 killed in Thai double decker bus crash

18 killed in Thai double decker bus crash

At least 18 people were killed and dozens wounded when a bus travelling in northeastern Thailand veered off the road and smashed into a tree, authorities said Thursday.

Plan to extend commercial registration renewal for 5 years

Plan to extend commercial registration renewal for 5 years

The seminar titled ‘Challenges Facing Services Provided by Government Bodies to the Privates Sector’ focused on several issues, including logistics and transportation, as well as challenges in visa and residence permits.

Toll rises to 35 in Peru bus crash: ministry

Toll rises to 35 in Peru bus crash: ministry

At least 35 people were killed Wednesday when a bus veered off a mountain road and plunged into a ravine in southern Peru, the interior ministry said.

Hassad moving closer to food self-sufficiency

Hassad moving closer to food self-sufficiency

Ali bin Hilal al-Kuwari said that internal and external investments of Hassad have contributed from the first day of the siege to achieve food security in the country.

'Oil could converge to about $15 per barrel'

'Oil could converge to about $15 per barrel'

Oil could converge to about $15 per barrel by the early 2040s when electric vehicles (EVs) are expected to take a larger share, implying fossil fuels' much shorter life span ...

Emir visits Doha Metro project in West Bay

Emir visits Doha Metro project in West Bay

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani visited the Doha Metro project in West Bay on Thursday to inspect the progress on infrastructure projects in Qatar.

Canada eyes more collaboration with Qatar in energy, trade

Canada eyes more collaboration with Qatar in energy, trade

Qatar and Canada recently held high-level discussions on “potential opportunities for increased collaboration” between Canadian companies and the country’s private and public sectors in key areas including energy, transportation, infrastructure, education and health.

Middle East industrial firms urged to fortify cyber defences

Middle East industrial firms urged to fortify cyber defences

Industrial companies - especially in the energy, manufacturing, utilities and transportation - in the Middle East are facing risk of cyber attacks, according to Booz Allen Hamilton report.

Dubai says to promote driverless vehicles

Dubai says to promote driverless vehicles

Dubai will introduce legislation to promote the use of driverless vehicles and invite companies to propose automated transport systems for the emirate, the government said ...