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Amir, Chinese president exchange congratulations

Amir, Chinese president exchange congratulations

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and Chinese President Xi Jinping have exchanged congratulations on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Qatar and China.

UK aid minister facing sack over meetings with Israelis

UK aid minister facing sack over meetings with Israelis

Development Secretary Priti Patel apologised to PM May for failing to report she had met senior Israeli officials, including Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, during a private holiday.

Germany probes new message claiming Dortmund attack

Germany probes new message claiming Dortmund attack

German prosecutors are examining a third claim of responsibility for blasts that rocked Borussia Dortmund's team bus, it was reported Saturday, but no new suspects have emerged.

Commercial Bank attends IMF, IIF annual meetings

Commercial Bank attends IMF, IIF annual meetings

Commercial Bank joined global banks at the ‘2016 Annual Meetings’ of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), and the Institute of International Finance (IIF), held in parallel in Washington DC earlier this month.

China woos key India ally Bangladesh with investment

China woos key India ally Bangladesh with investment

Bangladeshi leaders on Friday welcomed the first Chinese president to visit in three decades, seeking to secure much-needed infrastructure investment without alienating China's main regional rival India, a key ally.

PBoC pause in easing seen extended on inflation risk

PBoC pause in easing seen extended on inflation risk

China’s central bank will probably extend a pause in monetary easing to avoid adding fuel to inflation, even as it risks derailing a record bond rally.

Renminbi devaluation creates spillover risks, emerging markets: QNB

Renminbi devaluation creates spillover risks, emerging markets: QNB

Chinese currency devaluation has created spillover risks in some emerging markets (EMs), QNB has said in a report.

Celebration time as Singapore looks back with pride

Celebration time as Singapore looks back with pride

Singapore marks its 50th anniversary tomorrow celebrating a remarkable transformation from colonial backwater to regional powerhouse.

India says Punjab attackers came from Pakistan

India says Punjab attackers came from Pakistan

Three gunmen who stormed a police station and killed seven people in northern India this week came from Pakistan, India's home minister said Thursday.

Environment department investigates fish deaths

Environment department investigates fish deaths

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) is investigating reported fish deaths at the North Bais Bay, affecting at least four barangays in Bais City and in Manjuyod...

Nepali netizens drive quake relief effort online

Nepali netizens drive quake relief effort online

Just hours after a monster earthquake devastated Nepal, doctor Bishal Dhakal posted a rallying cry on Facebook calling for friends to mobilise quickly to help the relief effort.

Forum discusses career guidance for Qatari youth

Forum discusses career guidance for Qatari youth

Qatar Career Fair (QCF), a member of Qatar Foundation, held its inaugural Qatar Career Forum at the Qatar National Convention Centre (QNCC) with more than 150 participants.