Qatar has delivered the second instalment of its contribution to the financing of the Global Programme on the Implementation of the Doha Declaration, which is being carried out over five years (2016-2022) in co-operation between Qatar and the United Nations.
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Salem bin Mubarak al-Shafi, Qatar's ambassador to Turkey, has said the anti-Qatar sanctions have "nothing to do with law, religion or morality", aljazeera.com reports.
The dollar and Treasury yields are sinking practically in unison, in a strengthening relationship that’s reverberating across financial markets.
For economists locked in a waiting game with Russia’s central bank, the divide is over whether its foreign-currency purchases resume in the coming months or only in the years ahead.
Iraq is satisfied with a US appeals court ruling against a travel ban imposed by US President Donald Trump, a government spokesman said on Sunday.