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EU accepts Visa and Mastercard fees offer to end antitrust probe

EU accepts Visa and Mastercard fees offer to end antitrust probe

The European Union has accepted an offer by Visa and Mastercard to cut fees on payments made by tourists using cards issued outside the bloc to stave off fines and end an EU antitrust investigation.

No entrance fees at Al Khor and Al Thakhira parks on Tuesday

No entrance fees at Al Khor and Al Thakhira parks on Tuesday

Al Khor and Al Thakhira Municipality has decided to open all parks within its jurisdiction for families without any entrance fees on Tuesday ...

Parents complain about 'mandatory' optional fee

Parents complain about 'mandatory' optional fee

An additional fee ranging from QR700-1,200 per student per annum has become a thorny issue between the parents and the management of a Doha school, which calls the charge optional but mandatory ...

Russian strikes slow rebel assault in Syria's Aleppo

Russian strikes slow rebel assault in Syria's Aleppo

The Syrian regime's key ally Russia launched heavy air strikes overnight on the outskirts of divided Aleppo city, slowing a "last-chance" assault by rebels seeking to break a government siege.