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  • Qatar Airways Acquires Sheraton Melbourne Hotel
  • Qatar Airways Acquires Sheraton Melbourne Hotel

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    The Sheraton Melbourne joins a growing list of establishments acquired and managed by Dhiafatina Hotels, including the Sheraton Skyline Hotel at London’s Heathrow Airport, The Novotel Edinburgh Park in Edinburgh Scotland, the Oryx Rotana

  • QRCS submits plan worth $2mn for humanitarian projects in Iraq
  • QRCS submits plan worth $2mn for humanitarian

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    A plan has been submitted by the Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) for the implementation of humanitarian projects in Iraq worth $2mn in 2018. 
    The organisation noted that the projects will be funded through co-ordinatio

  • PAL gets 4 star certification by Skytrax
  • PAL gets 4 star certification by Skytrax

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    The international air transport rating organisation - Skytrax, has given a 4 star certification to Philippine Airlines (PAL). 
    As a matter of fact, PAL is the first and only airline in the Philippines to have a 4-star ra

  • Minister of Municipality, Environment meets Irish Minister of State; talks on bilateral relations held
  • Minister of Municipality, Environment meets Irish

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    His Excellency the Minister of Municipality and Environment Mohamed bin Abdullah al-Rumaihi conducted a meeting with the Irish Minister of State at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade Ciaran Cannon in Doha on Thursday.

  • HH the Emir visits Munich to participate in 54th Munich Security Conference
  • HH the Emir visits Munich to participate in 54th

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    His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani reached Munich to participate in the 54th session of the Munich Security Conference, which starts today. 
    The Head of the research institution associated with the Mun

  • Rise in temperature likely this weekend
  • Rise in temperature likely this weekend

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    The Qatar Meteorological Department (QMD) has announced in its twitter handle that there will be a noticeable rise in temperature over the weekend.
    The maximum temperature is expected to reach late 20s in the eastern coast an

  • New Crescent to appear post mid-night of February 16
  • New Crescent to appear post mid-night of February

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    Qatar Calendar House (QCH) has come up with some astronomical calculations, wherein it has stated that the New Crescent of Hijric month “Jumada II 1439H” will borne after mid-night of Friday February 16, 2018 by 7 minutes Doha local

  • Qatar opens doors to first pet-friendly park
  • Qatar opens doors to first pet-friendly park

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    Qatar has finally opened its very first and the biggest pet-friendly park, while it celebrated National Sports Day. 
    As the majority of sport enthusiasts and families were scattered in Aspire Zone, MIA Park, Katara, and

  • Johanna Konta continues progress in Doha
  • Johanna Konta continues progress in Doha

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    Johanna Konta breezed into the last 16 at the Qatar Open with a straight sets victory over Spain’s Carla Suarez Navarro in Doha.
    The British number one dropped just four games en route to a 6-2 6-2 success having beaten

  • Qatar Airways boss blasts his country's enemies
  • Qatar Airways boss blasts his country's enemies

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    Qatar Airways chief Akbar Al Baker says the blockade by its neighbours is making his country and his airline stronger.
    At a media briefing following the launch of services to Canberra, he said attempts at ''regime cha

  • Frenchman all set to do complete run around Qatar
  • Frenchman all set to do complete run around Qatar

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    It is said that when you really want to achieve something and put your heart and soul to it, success definitely comes to you. This has been proven by Frenchman Pierre Daniel, who aims to a never-done-before mission - do a complete run around

  • HMC lists out tips to avoid allergies in bad weather
  • HMC lists out tips to avoid allergies in bad

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    With the Qatar Meteorology Department predicting strong winds and poor visibility across the strong winds and poor visibility, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has urged the public to take necessary precautions.
    It notes that

  • Public Health Minister inaugurates HGH's surgical services expansion
  • Public Health Minister inaugurates HGH's surgical

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    His Excellency Dr Hanan Mohamed al-Kuwari, the Minister of Public Health inaugurated phase two of Hamad General Hospital’sc expansion on Wednesday.
    The latest expansion includes 16 rooms to receive patients from wards,

  • QP launches new corporate strategy for transformation, expansion
  • QP launches new corporate strategy for

    • 5 days   ago
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    Qatar Petroleum (QP) has launched a brand-new corporate strategy, for strategic transformation and international expansion.
    As reported by the Gulf Times, the new strategy is designed in aiding QP in realising its vision to b