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SC project seeks to hone construction workers’ skills

SC project seeks to hone construction workers’ skills

The Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy’s (SC) flagship Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programme, Generation Amazing, is set for launch in October, with the aim of upgrading the social and communication skills, including leadership and confidence, of construction workers in Qatar.

Oil bounces as Iran signals support for OPEC freeze action

Oil bounces as Iran signals support for OPEC freeze action

Oil prices rose more than 1 percent on Tuesday, reversing early losses, after Reuters reported Iran was sending positive signals that it may support joint OPEC action to prop up the market.

The case for muddling through Britian’s exit

The case for muddling through Britian’s exit

Where divergent interests cannot be easily reconciled, the EU has mastered the techniques of obfuscation and ambiguity to keep the beast lumbering forward

CNA-Q graduates ‘largest class in 14-year history’

CNA-Q graduates ‘largest class in 14-year history’

College of the North Atlantic - Qatar (CNA-Q) graduated the largest class in its 14-year history, with 547 students, yesterday at a ceremony at Qatar National Convention Centre.

Qatar, GCC lead in managed security services for cyber defence

Qatar, GCC lead in managed security services for cyber defence

A survey has shown that Qatar and other GCC countries are leading the world in the use of managed security services (MSS) for cyber defence.

Pope brings hope to migrants, chastises leaders in Lesbos visit

Pope brings hope to migrants, chastises leaders in Lesbos visit

Declaring ‘we are all migrants,’ Pope Francis on Saturday brought a message of hope to thousands of people facing expulsion from Greece as he slammed the world community for failing to end the wars fueling the crisis.

Sharapova courageous but must suffer consequences, says Djokovic

Sharapova courageous but must suffer consequences, says Djokovic

Novak Djokovic on Friday re-emphasised his strong support for longtime friend Maria Sharapova in her drug-test drama while adding that communication to player on the important subject of banned substances could be vastly improved.

Lekhwiya hold Zobahan to pick up first point

Lekhwiya hold Zobahan to pick up first point

Qatar Stars League champions Lekhwiya picked up their first point of the 2016 AFC Champions League campaign as Djamal Belmadi’s side secured a 0-0 draw with Iran’s Zobahan in Group B yesterday.

Missile kills 11 Islamists, 5 others in Syria's Idlib

Missile kills 11 Islamists, 5 others in Syria's Idlib

At least 11 Islamist fighters and five civilians were killed as a ballistic missile struck a building in northwest Syria during a meeting between rebel groups, a monitor said Monday.

Iran return to oil market risks more price pressure

Iran return to oil market risks more price pressure

Iran’s intention to significantly increase oil output after the lifting of international sanctions risks more pressure on crude prices already at 12-year lows, according to analysts.

Justice Minister receives Indian envoy

Justice Minister receives Indian envoy

HE the Minister of Justice Dr Hassan Lahdan Saqr al-Mohannadi holding talks with Indian ambassador to Qatar Sanjeev Arora in Doha yesterday.

Reform of Qatar labour law to kick in Dec 2016

Reform of Qatar labour law to kick in Dec 2016

Long-awaited changes to Qatar's ‘kafala’ labour law for foreign workers will come into force in December next year ...