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Opportunities worth QR6.5bn await Qatar SMEs

Opportunities worth QR6.5bn await Qatar SMEs

More than 2,000 business opportunities valued at QR6.5bn await Qatar' small and medium enterprises (SMEs) this year, a reflection of the growing diversification of the economy on a sustainable basis.

Immigration crackdown heats up for illegals and tech workers

Immigration crackdown heats up for illegals and tech workers

Encouraged by a sharp downturn in illegal border crossers, the US administration is ramping up a crackdown on undocumented immigrants, taking aim at both Central American labourers and Indian tech workers in Silicon Valley.

Finance Minister hails SMEs' role in public projects

Finance Minister hails SMEs' role in public projects

Private sector entities, including small and medium enterprises (SMEs), in Qatar spent QR39bn on public projects in the last nine months.

Tourism opportunities for Qatari SMEs reassessed

Tourism opportunities for Qatari SMEs reassessed

Qatar Development Bank (QDB) is seeking to identify new opportunities within the tourism sector that further benefits small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the country.

Business growth: Ministry issues social media tips for SMEs

Business growth: Ministry issues social media tips for SMEs

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) on Friday issued a series of tips for entrepreneurs and owners of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) about the role of social media in the development of their business.

Next phase of Ooredoo tv roll-out begins

Next phase of Ooredoo tv roll-out begins

Ooredoo has announced that its Ooredoo tv service will be available to customers with copper ADSL Internet connections.

ExxonMobil Research Qatar, RasGas to test remote gas detection system

ExxonMobil Research Qatar, RasGas to test remote gas detection system

ExxonMobil Research Qatar and project partner RasGas are field testing an advanced second-generation dual sensor version of ExxonMobil’s ‘IntelliRed’ remote gas detection system.

Decade-old tattoos tell of devotion, caste and defiance

Decade-old tattoos tell of devotion, caste and defiance

Mahettar Ram Tandon is still proud of the indelible message he carries almost five decades after he had the name of the Hindu god Ram tattooed over his entire body.

Three expats in Qatar end life in last 20 days

Three expats in Qatar end life in last 20 days

At least three suicides were reported from among the Indian and Nepalese expatriate communities in Qatar during the last 20 days, sources told Gulf Times.

Emir receives message from Saudi king

Emir receives message from Saudi king

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani has received a written message from the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud of Saudi Arabia.

I don’t trust the Iranians, says Clinton

I don’t trust the Iranians, says Clinton

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton offered her most pessimistic assessment yet of the Iran nuclear deal on Thursday,