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  • Newborns with risks may no web referred to HMC's Well Baby Clinic
  • Newborns with risks may no web referred to HMC's

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    To what may be called a positive move, parents seeking follow-up care for their low-risk and high-risk newborns will be referred to Well Baby Clinics at Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Women’s Wellness and Research Centre (WWRC)

  • 5th Ajyal Youth Film Festival showcases 12 thought-provoking feature films
  • 5th Ajyal Youth Film Festival showcases 12

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    Doha Film Institute’s (DFI) 5th Ajyal Youth Film Festival is showcasing an eclectic selection of 12 thought-provoking feature films that are vying for top honours. 
    As reported by Gulf Times, this year’s rous

  • Qatar Airways begins direct freighter service to Yangon
  • Qatar Airways begins direct freighter service to

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    The direct freighter service to Yangon, Myanmar ha seven started by Qatar’s award-winning national carrier, Qatar Airways. 
    The Doha-Yangon-Doha route is served once-a-week with the Airbus A330 freighter, providing

  • Qatar continues to top the rankings with number one position in the list of countries with highest GDP
  • Qatar continues to top the rankings with number

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    India has moved up one position to 126th in terms of per capita GDP of countries while Qatar remains the world’s richest on this parameter, as per IMF data.
    The data, which forms part of the latest World Economic Outloo

  • Defence Minister receives message from Qatari counterpart
  • Defence Minister receives message from Qatari

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    Sayyid Badr bin Saud bin Harib Al Busaidi, Minister Responsible for Defence Affairs received in his office at Mu’askar Bait Al Falaj on Sunday Ali bin Fahad Al Hajri, Ambassador of the sisterly State of Qatar to the Sultanate.

  • MoI Signs New Deal With Singapore-based Company; Qatar-bound Workers in Eight Countries to Benefit
  • MoI Signs New Deal With Singapore-based Company;

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    The Ministry of Interior (MoI) has signed a deal with a Singapore-based company to carry out services such as biometric data record, fingerprint, medical checkup and work contract signing through service centres in home countries.

  • MoPH Announces to Open New Worker's Hospitals in 2018, 2019
  • MoPH Announces to Open New Worker's Hospitals in

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    The Ministry of Public Health in Qatar announced that two workers’ hospitals will be opened in 2018 and another one in early 2019 to cater to the healthcare needs of male labourers.

  • Ashghal, QMIC sign MoU for co-operation through 'Wain' application
  • Ashghal, QMIC sign MoU for co-operation through

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    A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between Ashghal and Qatar Mobility Innovations Centre (QMIC) for co-operation through “Wain” application, with the aim of guiding road users and providing updated information on new roads

  • QTA launches 'Tawash' online programme in Turkish
  • QTA launches 'Tawash' online programme in Turkish

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    The Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) has launched its online destination training programme ‘Tawash’ in Turkish, increasing the number of available languages to six.
    This follows after QTA’s strategy to diversi

  • King of Qatar to Visit Ghana
  • King of Qatar to Visit Ghana

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    The Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, is to visit Ghana from 27th to 29th December, 2017.
    This came to light when President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo paid a courtesy call on him yesterday during which discussi

  • QMD Predicts Light Rain in Parts of the Country on Sunday
  • QMD Predicts Light Rain in Parts of the Country

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    The Qatar Meteorology Department (QMD) has predicted light rain in parts of the country on Sunday.
    The weather bureau stated that low-level clouds had been detected over some offshore areas lying to the north and east of Qata

  • Katara Concludes Five-Day 7th Traditional Dhow Festival; Attracts Large Number of Visitors
  • Katara Concludes Five-Day 7th Traditional Dhow

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    The Katara 7th Traditional Dhow Festival concluded following five days of festivities, on Saturday.
    The annual grand event, that was organised by Katara is hosted with an aim of showcasing rich maritime traditions and preserv

  • Mobile radars to monitor THESE SIX Qatar roads Today
  • Mobile radars to monitor THESE SIX Qatar roads

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    Mobile radars are set up at six spots in Qatar to avoid traffic violations on Qatar streets. Ministry of Interiors reminded motorists that, “speed limits are maximum, not a target”, so motorists are advised to drive carefully to avoid

  • Qatar's HH the Emir, Deputy Emir Wishes HM Sultan of Oman on National Day
  • Qatar's HH the Emir, Deputy Emir Wishes HM Sultan

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    His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and His Highness the Deputy Emir Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad al-Thani on Saturday sent cables of congratulations to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said on Oman’s National Day.