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Doctors, teachers could team up to reduce stress in schools

Doctors, teachers could team up to reduce stress in schools

Partnerships between teachers and doctors could help students and school staffers better deal with “toxic stress,” suggests a former teacher turned doctor.

Asia Pacific M&As dip on China crackdown on overseas deals

Asia Pacific M&As dip on China crackdown on overseas deals

Asia Pacific dealmaking activity slipped in 2017 as outbound transactions nearly halved, led by China as Beijing increased scrutiny of crossborder investments and clamped down on some of its most acquisitive – and indebted – conglomerates.

Banged up hand no barrier for Smith

Banged up hand no barrier for Smith

‘It was a little bit sore today playing a few different shots. But I’ll be able to deal with it’

Volkswagen executive faces sentencing in US emissions fraud case

Volkswagen executive faces sentencing in US emissions fraud case

Volkswagen AG executive Oliver Schmidt will be sentenced in federal court in Detroit on Wednesday for his part in a diesel emissions scandal that has cost the German automaker as much as $30 billion.

Safari winners receive car keys

Safari winners receive car keys

Winners of the fifth draw of the Safari ‘Win 20 Toyota Camry Cars Promotion’ have received the keys to their cars from the Safari senior management at a handover ceremony held in Safari Mall, Abu Hamour.

Qatar e-Nature schools contest 2018 launched

Qatar e-Nature schools contest 2018 launched

The Ministry of Education and Higher Education, Sasol, and the Friends of the Environment Centre (FEC) have announced the launch of the fifth edition of the Qatar e-Nature Schools Contest for all primary schools across Qatar.

Ajyal Youth Film Festival opens today

Ajyal Youth Film Festival opens today

The fifth Ajyal Youth Film Festival, presented by the Doha Film Institute (DFI), will launch today with a red carpet ceremony to mark the Mena premiere of Nora Twomey’s animated film, The Breadwinner (Canada, Ireland, Luxembourg / 2017).

Souq Nama opens at Doha Festival City

Souq Nama opens at Doha Festival City

Nama Centre, an affiliate of Qatar Foundation for Social Works (QFSW) and a leading developmental institution of the country with the mission to empower youth and expand their opportunities, has launched Souq Nama 2017 at Doha Festival City (DHFC).

Greece hands torch to Pyoengchang

Greece hands torch to Pyoengchang

The Olympic torch was formally handed over from Greece to Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Winter Games organisers yesterday in a simple ceremony.

California fires kill 31, deadliest in state's history

California fires kill 31, deadliest in state's history

The death toll from raging California wildfires rose to 31 on Thursday as body recovery teams used cadaver dogs to locate victims, making it the deadliest series of blazes in the state's history.

Ministry seeks private sector role in transport projects

Ministry seeks private sector role in transport projects

Developing a strategy to undertake transport projects under a new private sector participation (PSP) model was the theme of a workshop the Ministry of Transport and Communications held with multiple public and private stakeholders.

Fed seen staying on track for December rate hike: Survey

Fed seen staying on track for December rate hike: Survey

The Federal Reserve will leave interest rates unchanged at its meeting this week while staying on track to lift its benchmark lending rate by a quarter percentage point in December, according to a Bloomberg survey of 42 economists.