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China’s Xi offers $60bn Africa aid, says ‘no strings attached’

China’s Xi offers $60bn Africa aid, says ‘no strings attached’

Chinese President Xi Jinping told African leaders yesterday that China’s investments on the continent have “no political strings attached”, ...

Brazil proposes shrinking national forest after protests

Brazil proposes shrinking national forest after protests

Brazil’s government has sent Congress a bill to shrink the boundaries of a national forest in the Amazonian state of Para, according a statement from the Environment Ministry on Friday, a move environmentalists said would speed deforestation of the area.

QATAR EQUESTRIAN FEDERATION ENDURANCE CUP

QATAR EQUESTRIAN FEDERATION ENDURANCE CUP

Winners of the Qatar Equestrian Federation Endurance Cup celebrate on the podium.

Wanda-Dick Clark deal collapses amid Chinese funding hurdles

Wanda-Dick Clark deal collapses amid Chinese funding hurdles

Eldridge Industries LLC terminated a $1bn deal to sell its Golden Globe Awards producer Dick Clark Productions Inc to Dalian Wanda Group Co and filed a lawsuit seeking a break-up fee, saying the Chinese conglomerate didn’t make payments on time.

WCM-Q wins accreditation from US body

WCM-Q wins accreditation from US body

Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) has become the first institution in the GCC region with accreditation to provide continuing medical education for physicians from America’s top accreditation body.

Emir arrives in Bahrain for GCC summit

Emir arrives in Bahrain for GCC summit

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani arrived yesterday in the Kingdom of Bahrain to lead the State of Qatar’s delegation to the 37th session of the GCC Supreme Council in Manama.

Yum China in talks to buy Daojia for $200mn

Yum China in talks to buy Daojia for $200mn

Yum China Holdings Inc is in talks to buy food delivery services firm Daojia.com for up to $200mn, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters, as the biggest operator of fast food on the mainland seeks to boost sales from customers dining at home.

Doping clean-up complete, says Russia sports chief

Doping clean-up complete, says Russia sports chief

Russia’s top Olympic official said yesterday his country has cleaned up its sports doping problem and should be allowed to return to all international competitions.

Oryx GTL records zero ‘Total Recordable Incident Rate’ for 5th year

Oryx GTL records zero ‘Total Recordable Incident Rate’ for 5th year

Oryx GTL has achieved a zero Total Recordable Incident Rate (TRIR) for the fifth consecutive year, an industry Health, Safety, and Environment (HSE) standard, reflecting the company’s ‘zero tolerance ...

Ezdan Hotels bags 2 medals at ‘Hospitality Qatar 2016’

Ezdan Hotels bags 2 medals at ‘Hospitality Qatar 2016’

Ezdan Hotels Company, one of Ezdan Holding Group subsidiaries, has won two bronze medals in two different cooking categories in the Salon Culinaire’s global competition held during the Hospitality Qatar 2016 Exhibition.

Mel Gibson: 'It's time Hollywood forgave me'

Mel Gibson: 'It's time Hollywood forgave me'

One of the most sought-after names in Hollywood at the height of his career, Oscar-winning Mel Gibson has been a pariah in the filmmaking community for a decade.

Elderly Australian man jailed for Bali sex abuse

Elderly Australian man jailed for Bali sex abuse

An elderly Australian man was jailed for 15 years yesterday for sexually abusing Indonesian girls on the resort island of Bali after luring them to his house with promises of gifts.