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International Hunting and Falcon Exhibition opens at Katara today

International Hunting and Falcon Exhibition opens at Katara today

Katara – The Cultural Village is all set to inaugurate the first edition of Katara International Hunting and Falcon Exhibition ‘S’hail 2017’, today with many local, Arab and international participants.

Costly UN not delivering good enough, says Trump

Costly UN not delivering good enough, says Trump

The United Nations is not delivering good enough results despite the extra money that has been put into it in recent years, US President Donald Trump said yesterday in his first address at the UN General Assembly.

China’s central bank is drafting proposals for financial sector opening

China’s central bank is drafting proposals for financial sector opening

China’s central bank is drafting a package of reforms which would give foreign investors greater access to the nation’s financial services industry, according to people familiar with the matter.

New accreditation for QU programmes

New accreditation for QU programmes

Qatar University (QU) yesterday announced the academic accreditation of its colleges of Education (CED), Engineering (CENG), and Health Sciences (CHS), taking the total number of accredited programmes to 37.

Simeone to complete unfinished business at Atletico Madrid

Simeone to complete unfinished business at Atletico Madrid

Diego Simeone’s love affair with Atletico Madrid is set to continue for another three years after the Argentine renewed his contract till 2020 yesterday.

Putin warns of catastrophe over North Korea impasse

Putin warns of catastrophe over North Korea impasse

Vladimir Putin's comments on North Korea appeared to draw the lines for a clash at the United Nations pitting Moscow and Beijing against Washington and its allies.

Venezuela lawmaker seeks help in Europe

Venezuela lawmaker seeks help in Europe

Venezuela’s opposition is seeking the assistance of Europe’s elected leaders

Clarion call for metal bulls as Citigroup hails reforms in China

Clarion call for metal bulls as Citigroup hails reforms in China

Commodity markets from base metals to iron ore are tightening globally as Asia’s top economy presses on with supply-side reforms including plant closures, according to Citigroup Inc, which raised price forecasts and predicted steel will “go through the roof”.

Next bear market for stocks and credit hits in 2018, shows survey

Next bear market for stocks and credit hits in 2018, shows survey

America’s second-longest bull run in stocks on record will end by late 2018, when US credit also will enter its first bear market since the global crisis, according to a Bloomberg survey of fund managers and strategists.

Qatar bid farewell to Asian Volleyball C’ship

Qatar bid farewell to Asian Volleyball C’ship

Qatar’s volleyball team bid farewell to the 2017 Asian Men’s Volleyball Championship after losing 2-1 to hosts Indonesia.

Hamilton can equal pole record, take lead

Hamilton can equal pole record, take lead

If all goes to plan for Lewis Hamilton in Hungary this weekend, the Mercedes driver will equal one of Michael Schumacher’s all-time records and head into Formula One’s summer break as sole leader of the championship.