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Breast cancer awareness: HIA teams up with QCS

Breast cancer awareness: HIA teams up with QCS

Hamad International Airport (HIA) joined hands with Qatar Cancer Society (QCS) to show support for the Breast Cancer Awareness Month, observed in October, with multiple activities and events at the airport.

QCS participates in US embassy's breast cancer awareness campaign

QCS participates in US embassy's breast cancer awareness campaign

Qatar Cancer Society (QCS), represented by its chairman Sheikh Dr Khalid bin Jabor al-Thani and under the patronage of US charge d’affaires William Grant

HMC programme screens over 800 breast cancer patients last year

HMC programme screens over 800 breast cancer patients last year

The Breast Cancer Awareness Month, observed in October, provided an opportune time to remind women about the importance of beginning regular breast cancer screening from the age of 45, said a senior consultant at Hamad Medical Corporation's (HMC) National Center for Cancer Care and Research (NCCCR).

Al Khalij holds seminar on breast cancer screening

Al Khalij holds seminar on breast cancer screening

On the occasion of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) organised a seminar for its employees in partnership with the National Breast and Bowel Cancer Screening Programme ‘Screen for Life’.

Yemeni party names new leader after Saleh killed

Yemeni party names new leader after Saleh killed

The party of former Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh named a new leader on Sunday after he was killed last month by the Iran-aligned Houthi movement his one-time allies in the country's civil war.

BRICS bank’s ‘green’ financing initiative laudable

BRICS bank’s ‘green’ financing initiative laudable

Infrastructure financing needs in rapidly developing economies can be met to some extent in the medium term, if the Shanghai-based New Development Bank (NDB) is able to lend the targeted $10bn within the next five years.

Far from stepping back, top central banks are set to double down

Far from stepping back, top central banks are set to double down

Central banks’ repeated warnings that there are limits to what they can do to bolster the sputtering world economy could suggest they are about to pull back and pass the baton to governments.

PHCC takes breast cancer campaign to shoppers

PHCC takes breast cancer campaign to shoppers

The Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) is leading a month long campaign across Qatar’s leading malls to mark the international Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Coca-Cola opens QR132mn bottling plant in Qatar

Coca-Cola opens QR132mn bottling plant in Qatar

The Coca-Cola Company has officially opened its QR132mn ($36mn) Al Mana Plant — the Atlanta, Georgia-based multinational beverage corporation’s first bottling facility in Qatar.

TII calls for paper submissions for translation conference

TII calls for paper submissions for translation conference

The Translation and Interpreting Institute (TII) at Hamad Bin Khalifa University’s (HBKU) College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS) is now accepting submissions for the eighth annual International Translation Conference. The conference will be held on March 27 and 28.

Singapore scion buys 49% stake in Rolling Stone

Singapore scion buys 49% stake in Rolling Stone

A Singapore firm headed by a scion of one of Asia’s richest families has bought a 49% stake in Rolling Stone, with plans to diversify the iconic magazine into new business including live events and merchandising.

Israel approves millions in West Bank settlement spending

Israel approves millions in West Bank settlement spending

Israel's government on Sunday approved some $18 million in additional financing for West Bank settlements, calling it a response to security concerns, though the money is to be used in a variety of ways.