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Qatar economy to return to 'positive' growth in 2021 on global LNG demand, GCC diplomatic breakthrough: EIU

Qatar economy to return to 'positive' growth in 2021 on global LNG demand, GCC diplomatic breakthrough: EIU

Qatar's economy will return to “positive” growth in 2021, of 1.8%, on the back of economic benefits from a “recovery” in Chinese and global LNG demand, as well as the diplomatic “breakthrough” in the GCC crisis ...

Qatar, South Sudan establish diplomatic ties

Qatar, South Sudan establish diplomatic ties

Qatar and South Sudan signed on Thursday a joint statement for the establishment of diplomatic relations at the headquarters of the Permanent Mission of the State of Qatar to the United Nations in New York.

Ethiopian envoy outlines Qatar's diplomatic, economic achievements

Ethiopian envoy outlines Qatar's diplomatic, economic achievements

The ambassador of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia to Qatar, Metasebia Tadesse Woldegiorgis, has affirmed that Qatar has accomplished great achievements in many fields, locally and internationally.

Mutual diplomatic presence ‘testimony to Qatar’s special bond with Latin America’

Mutual diplomatic presence ‘testimony to Qatar’s special bond with Latin America’

By Kabalan Abisaab Former ambassador of Ecuador to Qatar When I got the news of the visit of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani to Ecuador this October ...

Turkey support key as US seeks to hold on in Syria

Turkey support key as US seeks to hold on in Syria

The Islamic State group may be on the run from its last bastion in Syria but the United States is gearing up for a longer stay in the country.

Qatar's sovereign fund plans major new investments

Qatar's sovereign fund plans major new investments

Qatar's sovereign wealth fund, with around $300 bn to its name, is shrugging off the country's diplomatic crisis with its neighbours and planning to expand its holdings.

Pence says 'failed state' in Venezuela threatens US

Pence says 'failed state' in Venezuela threatens US

US Vice President Mike Pence said on Monday the United States would bring all its economic and diplomatic power to bear to see democracy restored in Venezuela, saying a failed state there threatens Americans.

2 US envoys set to arrive this week to help solve Gulf crisis

2 US envoys set to arrive this week to help solve Gulf crisis

Two US envoys arrive in the Gulf region this week to meet with officials to help resolve a diplomatic crisis between Qatar and four other Arab countries that has lasted for more than two months ...

It's 'illegal siege', not 'boycott': Qatar

It's 'illegal siege', not 'boycott': Qatar

The Director of Information Office at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed Qatar's surprise at describing the move by Saudi Arabia and Bahrain to cut off diplomatic and economic relations with Qatar ...

Sri Lanka's Rajapakse concedes election defeat

Sri Lanka's Rajapakse concedes election defeat

The president concedes defeat and will ensure a smooth transition of power, presidential press secretary Vijayananda Herath says.