Cables of condolences to Colombian president

Cables of condolences to Colombian president

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, HH the Deputy Emir Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad al-Thani and HE the Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani sent yesterday cables of condolences to Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos on the victims of flooding

Padmavati’s jinx

Padmavati’s jinx

Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s next opus, Padmavati, seems jinxed. Or rather there are forces at work that are deliberately jinxing it.

As you wait for Aramco, here are other Mideast IPO hot spots

As you wait for Aramco, here are other Mideast IPO hot spots

Saudi Arabian Oil Co’s plans for a giant initial public offering are top of mind for Middle East investors – but they may have to wait at least until late 2018 to snap up the shares.

Factory ablaze

Factory ablaze

Firefighters attend to a blaze at a cloth factory in Mundka, New Delhi, yesterday.

Helping hand

Helping hand

Pro-government fighters give food to Yemeni children on the road leading to the southwestern port city of Mokha.

Fishing, cycling continue on Doha Corniche despite ban

Fishing, cycling continue on Doha Corniche despite ban

A number of banned activities continue to take place on the Doha Corniche with many residents spending their free time to fish and ride bicycles in the area, it is learnt. This has prompted many regular visitors to raise safety concerns, including the risk posed by cycles to children playing along t

Box Festival offers unique products at The Pearl-Qatar

Box Festival offers unique products at The Pearl-Qatar

The ‘Box Festival Doha’, a unique shopping event at The Pearl-Qatar’s Qanat Quartier, will offer a variety of food and other items until tomorrow.

Japan growth slashed as capex shrinks in Q3

Japan growth slashed as capex shrinks in Q3

Japan’s economy grew much slower than initially estimated in the third quarter, revised data showed, as capital expenditure dried up and companies ran down inventories – renewing concerns about Japan’s growth prospects.

QFA wins AFC Dream Asia award for Koora Time

QFA wins AFC Dream Asia award for Koora Time

Koora Time was developed by the QFA and Qatar Shell and is designed to improve the health and well-being of Qatar’s youth through football

Money crackdown to hit India Inc profit recovery

Money crackdown to hit India Inc profit recovery

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s crackdown on black money may have an unintended consequence: a slump in consumer spending that hits India’s corporate earnings recovery.

The value of compensation

The value of compensation

QUESTION: Our contractor has issued legal notice to pay liquidated damages for delay as per contract even though there is no financial loss.

Ezdan Hotels bags 2 medals at ‘Hospitality Qatar 2016’

Ezdan Hotels bags 2 medals at ‘Hospitality Qatar 2016’

Ezdan Hotels Company, one of Ezdan Holding Group subsidiaries, has won two bronze medals in two different cooking categories in the Salon Culinaire’s global competition held during the Hospitality Qatar 2016 Exhibition.