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Qatar is 'most attractive' consumer electronics market in MEA: Fitch Solutions

Qatar is 'most attractive' consumer electronics market in MEA: Fitch Solutions

Qatar is the “most attractive” consumer electronics market in Middle East and Africa (MEA) and tops the Industry Risk/Reward Index for the region set by Fitch Solutions with a score of 6 3.6 points.

Customs seize over one tonne of chewing tobacco

Customs seize over one tonne of chewing tobacco

The same shipment included a number of water heaters which carried 348kg of tobacco.

Smash hit: Ping pong robot takes on Olympian at Tokyo tech fair

Smash hit: Ping pong robot takes on Olympian at Tokyo tech fair

A ping-pong-playing robot served up a hit at a top Tokyo tech fair Monday, while a barely-moving machine in the shape of a sloth aimed to provide a relaxing change of pace.

QU hosts robotics challenge contest

QU hosts robotics challenge contest

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) at Qatar University College of Engineering (QU-CENG) recently hosted the 'GCC Robotics Challenge - Qatar Round' ...

China users complain of combustible iPhones: consumer watchdog

China users complain of combustible iPhones: consumer watchdog

Several Chinese iPhone users have claimed that their handsets caught fire or exploded, according to a Shanghai consumer watchdog which called on tech giant Apple to address the complaints.

Hypermarkets ‘well-prepared’ for Eid al-Adha rush

Hypermarkets ‘well-prepared’ for Eid al-Adha rush

Throngs of customers made last-minute shopping on the weekend as Qatar gears up for the Eid al-Adha celebrations, which starts on Monday.