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China oil refiners rush to cash in on bumper profits

China oil refiners rush to cash in on bumper profits

Chinese oil refiners are churning out record amounts of fuel in the last quarter of 2017, looking to cash in on the best refining profits in nearly two years after a rally in diesel and gasoline prices.

Halep advances in quest to take No. 1 spot

Halep advances in quest to take No. 1 spot

Second-ranked Simona Halep charged closer to taking the world number one ranking Thursday, beating Latvian 15th seed Anastasija Sevastova 6-4, 6-3 to reach the Cincinnati quarter-finals.

Algeria's ruling coalition wins legislative elections

Algeria's ruling coalition wins legislative elections

Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's party and its coalition ally have won a clear majority in parliamentary elections, the interior ministry said on Friday of a vote marred by a low turnout.

Algeria to hold parliamentary election on May 4

Algeria to hold parliamentary election on May 4

Algeria will hold parliamentary elections on May 4, the presidency said on Thursday, starting the countdown to the first ballot since the legislature's powers were boosted by amendments to the country's constitution.

HBKU workshop to focus on role of peace education in Africa

HBKU workshop to focus on role of peace education in Africa

Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU), a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF), will hold a two-day international workshop on the role of peace education in Africa.

PM chairs Arab peace panel meeting in Washington

PM chairs Arab peace panel meeting in Washington

The Ministerial Committee for Arab Peace Initiative, chaired by HE the Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jabor al-Thani.