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Nepal's female soldiers break taboos to tackle Covid crisis

Nepal's female soldiers break taboos to tackle Covid crisis

Four women wearing protective gear lift the body of a coronavirus victim at the Pashupati crematorium in Nepal's capital, Kathmandu, and hand it over to crematory workers ...

Qatar 'strongly' battles Covid-19 crisis through strategic initiatives targeting SMEs: Alpen Capital

Qatar 'strongly' battles Covid-19 crisis through strategic initiatives targeting SMEs: Alpen Capital

By repurposing existing resources and facilities, capacity was swiftly expanded to ensure sufficient healthcare facilities with intensive treatment and advanced respiratory support, Alpen Capital said in its report ...

Dismal 2021 in sight for airline industry as pandemic-induced crisis continues

Dismal 2021 in sight for airline industry as pandemic-induced crisis continues

The global airline industry’s prospects look dismal in 2021 with pandemic-induced crisis continuing, job losses mounting and economic devastation growing.

Qatar proactively managing Covid-19 crisis, says PwC

Qatar proactively managing Covid-19 crisis, says PwC

Qatar is proactively managing the Covid-19 crisis with proven flexibility and resilience, says an article by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).

GCC asset managers to remain ‘comparatively resilient’ amid Covid-19 crisis: Moody’s

GCC asset managers to remain ‘comparatively resilient’ amid Covid-19 crisis: Moody’s

GCC asset managers will remain “comparatively resilient” thanks to their “track record of strong performance, as well as their affluent client base and strong customer relationships”, Moody’s Investor Service ...

Al-Kuwari presides over virtual meeting to discuss private sector challenges due to Covid-19 crisis

Al-Kuwari presides over virtual meeting to discuss private sector challenges due to Covid-19 crisis

Challenges facing the private sector in light of the economic repercussions of the coronavirus outbreak figured at a virtual meeting chaired by HE the Minister of Commerce and Industry Ali bin Ahmed al-Kuwari in Doha ...

Robust digital ecosystem seen in Qatar after Covid-19 crisis

Robust digital ecosystem seen in Qatar after Covid-19 crisis

The country’s digital ecosystem is expected to witness a further expansion, particularly after the Covid-19 pandemic, a specialist of a Qatar-based online marketplace has said.

Venezuela arrests two Americans for failed 'invasion'

Venezuela arrests two Americans for failed 'invasion'

Two Americans were detained in Venezuela on Monday on suspicion of plotting to topple President Nicolas Maduro's government, which has accused US-backed opposition leader Juan Guaido of bankrolling the scheme.

Covid-19 crisis will see airline passenger revenues drop by $314bn in 2020: IATA

Covid-19 crisis will see airline passenger revenues drop by $314bn in 2020: IATA

Covid-19 crisis will see airline passenger revenues drop by $314bn in 2020, a 55% decline compared to 2019, IATA said in its latest update.

Argentinaian envoy all praise for Qatar's handling of Covid-19 crisis

Argentinaian envoy all praise for Qatar's handling of Covid-19 crisis

The situation the world is currently facing was unexpected. A deadly virus spread rapidly around the world, in over 200 countries, leading to terrible consequences wherever it reached ...

Coronavirus forebodes a mental health crisis across the US

Coronavirus forebodes a mental health crisis across the US

Mounting economic pressures and health concerns coupled with social isolation during the Covid-19 public health emergency have led to a rise in individuals seeking mental health care and self-medicating with drugs.

QC Chairman: Private sector's performance in crisis proves its successful partnership with the government in the development process

QC Chairman: Private sector's performance in crisis proves its successful partnership with the government in the development process

HE Chairman of Qatar Chamber Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim bin Mohammed Al-Thani said that Qatar Chamber, as the representative of the private sector, has undertaken a set of measures ...