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Emir honours Poland’s envoy

Emir honours Poland’s envoy

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani met the outgoing ambassador of Poland to Qatar Krzysztof Suprowicz at the Emiri Diwan yesterday.

International consultants to visit HMC

International consultants to visit HMC

A number of international consultants from various medical specialties will visit Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) this month, it has been announced.

Iran makes more arrests after Tehran attacks

Iran makes more arrests after Tehran attacks

Iran has arrested almost 50 people in connection with a twin attack on Tehran that killed 17 people last week, officials said, as security forces stepped up efforts to crack down on suspected militants.

OCBC unit eyes private banking in Indonesia

OCBC unit eyes private banking in Indonesia

Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp’s Indonesian unit is establishing a private-banking business to tap into the billions of dollars of assets newly declared by wealthy individuals ahead of the expiry of a tax amnesty.

Indian worker missing for more than two months

Indian worker missing for more than two months

A 22-year-old Indian expatriate has been missing for more than 70 days after he went for work with his colleagues at a road construction project in Rayyan.

European stock markets unfazed by US jobs data

European stock markets unfazed by US jobs data

European stock markets showed a muted reaction to weaker-than-expected US jobs data yesterday, which investors said will not distract the Federal Reserve from its rate-raising plans.

Australia agrees to close controversial refugee detention centre

Australia agrees to close controversial refugee detention centre

Australia and Papua New Guinea have agreed to close a controversial Australian-funded asylum seeker detention centre on Manus Island, although the ultimate fate of 800 refugees held in the camp remains unclear.

Qatar pavilion at Global Village goes traditional

Qatar pavilion at Global Village goes traditional

With the GCC pavilions at Global Village celebrating the 20th season of the region’s leading family destination for cultural shopping and entertainment by showcasing their rich ...

Up close with Nepal’s legendary comedy duo

Up close with Nepal’s legendary comedy duo

Nepal’s most celebrated comedy duo, Madan Krishna Shrestha and Haribansa Acharya — popular as Maha Jodi among the Nepalese audience ...

Lego to drop Shell partnership bowing to Greenpeace pressure

Lego to drop Shell partnership bowing to Greenpeace pressure

The world’s largest toymaker Lego said yesterday it was ending a deal with oil giant Shell, bowing to pressure from a Greenpeace campaign linking Lego toys to Arctic oil spills.

Kuwaiti honour for Emir

Kuwaiti honour for Emir

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani receiving the Grand Mubarak Medal from Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmed al-Jaber al-Sabah...