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Don’t go to QNCC without appointment for vaccination: MoPH

Don’t go to QNCC without appointment for vaccination: MoPH

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has stressed that the coronavirus (Covid-19) vaccine is given only to people who have received invitations to get inoculated and who have met the criteria set forth in the National Covid-19 Vaccination Programme.

Emir attends Al Jazeera celebration

Emir attends Al Jazeera celebration

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani attended the 21st anniversary celebration of Al Jazeera Media Network, held under the slogan “Al Jazeera Cannot Be Shut Down” at the network’s headquarters yesterday evening.

Malaysia asks Interpol to trace financier linked to 1MDB scandal

Malaysia asks Interpol to trace financier linked to 1MDB scandal

Malaysia has asked Interpol to try to locate a Malaysian financier for questioning over his suspected involvement in a multi-billion dollar scandal at state fund 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) ...

Qatar backs global community in fighting human trafficking

Qatar backs global community in fighting human trafficking

HE the Minister of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs Dr Issa Saad al-Jafali al-Nuaimi, who is also chairman of the National Committee for Combatting Human Trafficking,

Contemporary German masterworks go on show in Doha

Contemporary German masterworks go on show in Doha

More than 100 masterpieces by 27 of Germany’s most significant contemporary artists from the Deutsche Bank Collection will be unveiled for the first time in the region Tuesday at Qatar Museums’ (QM) Garage Gallery at the Doha Fire Station.

Spanish police seal off 1,300 polling stations

Spanish police seal off 1,300 polling stations

Catalan separatists have halved their expectations for voter turnout to 1mn in today’s referendum on giving the region independence from Madrid amid several moves by the central government to block the vote it has declared illegal.

Saudi economic pain tests crown prince’s resolve for the change

Saudi economic pain tests crown prince’s resolve for the change

IMF cuts Saudi GDP forecast to 0.1% from 0.4%; Saudi economy had contracted in first quarter this year

Drug war victim

Drug war victim

Loved ones and mourners pay their last respects to Arjay Suldao, 16, who according to the local media was a victim of unknown assailants related to the drug war, during his funeral at a cemetery in Navotas city, Metro Manila, yesterday.

Islamic finance aims for easier sukuk investment with ‘new standards’

Islamic finance aims for easier sukuk investment with ‘new standards’

Two top standard-setting bodies are proposing new guidelines for Islamic bonds that could increase investment in the instruments by making them more transparent and easier to structure.

Major outlets stop selling 40, 60 watt incandescent bulbs

Major outlets stop selling 40, 60 watt incandescent bulbs

Major outlets in Qatar have stopped selling incandescent light bulbs (tungsten) 40 and 60 watts ahead of the ban scheduled to come into effect from November 1.

Cool Asian fashion brands challenge Western labels

Cool Asian fashion brands challenge Western labels

Fashion brands from South Korea, China and Japan are becoming serious rivals of their Western peers as Asian consumers become increasingly confident in their own style and take pride in buying home-grown labels.

It’s payback time for emerging markets’ $1.6tn debt

It’s payback time for emerging markets’ $1.6tn debt

Recent signs of stabilisation in emerging markets may merely be the calm before the storm...