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Transport sector urged to use global customs transit system

Transport sector urged to use global customs transit system

Qatar Chamber chairman Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim al-Thani said that the International Road Transports (TIR) system is an international system of transport and customs guarantee that is globally applicable.

Advisory Council approves draft laws

Advisory Council approves draft laws

The Council also discussed the reports of the Services and Public Utilities Committee on a draft law regulating road transport and a draft law on road transport of hazardous materials.

Aussies push for series clean sweep over Pakistan

Aussies push for series clean sweep over Pakistan

Australia were nine wickets away from a series clean sweep and Pakistan an improbable 410 runs from victory with one day left in the third Test in Sydney yesterday.

Thai police bust massive loan shark racket

Thai police bust massive loan shark racket

Thai police have broken up the country's biggest loan shark syndicate with nationwide raids on a network of creditors who circulated some $111mn to tens of thousands of debtors, authorities said on Friday.

At Dubai Fest, some films tugged at the heart

At Dubai Fest, some films tugged at the heart

I may be a movie critic, but sometimes I would like to call myself an emotional critic. For, sweetest are those films that end up tugging my heart.

Another home win for India but questions remain

Another home win for India but questions remain

India completed an emphatic Test series win over England yesterday but amid the ensuing chest-thumping and prolonged euphoria that will follow it is easy to lose sight of the fact that there was hardly any surprise in Virat Kohli’s team’s achievement – they were expected to do just that.

Bangladesh steps up patrols to block Rohingya refugees

Bangladesh steps up patrols to block Rohingya refugees

More than 20,000 Rohingyas have fled to Bangladesh in recent weeks, humanitarian officials said yesterday, following a bloody crackdown by the army in neighbouring Myanmar.