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  • Today's Gold Price in Qatar
  • Today's Gold Price in Qatar

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    Updated: Saturday 21 April 2018, 04:48 am Doha time (Saturday 21 April 2018, 01:48 am GMT )
     
     

  • Qatar approves draft law on property ownership by foreigners
  • Qatar approves draft law on property ownership by

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    Qatar announced approval of a draft law on regulating the ownership and use of properties by foreigners, media reports said on Thursday. 
    The decision was announced during the cabinet meeting chaired by Qatari Prime Mini

  • HE Chief of Qatar Armed Forces Staff attends US Central Command in Riyadh
  • HE Chief of Qatar Armed Forces Staff attends US

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    His Excellency the Chief of Staff of the Qatar Armed Forces Major General (Pilot) Ghanim bin Shaheen al-Ghanim participated in a meeting of the US Central Command in the Saudi capital, Riyadh on Thursday. 
    During the mee

  • Qatar signs agreement to purchase air defence system from US firm
  • Qatar signs agreement to purchase air defence

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    An agreement was signed by the Qatar armed forces to purchase air defence system from US firm Raytheon at the headquarters of the Qatari military attache in Washington DC. 
    Commander of the Emiri Air Defence Forces, Brig

  • Ministry of Culture, Sports signs co-operation protocol with ICYF-DC
  • Ministry of Culture, Sports signs co-operation

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    A co-operation protocol has been signed between the Ministry of Culture and Sports and  the Islamic Conference Youth Forum for Dialogue and Co-operation (ICYF-DC) in Baku, Azerbaijan.
    The protocol is aimed at organising

  • MEC shuts down commercial shop in Doha for selling counterfeit sporting merchandise
  • MEC shuts down commercial shop in Doha for

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    A commercial entity in Doha has been shut down by the Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) for selling counterfeit sporting merchandise.
    According to a statement issued by the MEC, the closure came within its framework of i

  • Katara Publishing House opened with an aim to boost publishing industry in Qatar
  • Katara Publishing House opened with an aim to

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    The opening ceremony of Katara Publishing House was hosted by the Katara – the Cultural Village Foundation at a special ceremony on Thursday evening.
    The event was participated by a number of dignitaries, which included

  • HH the Emir holds telephonic conversation with Ethiopian PM
  • HH the Emir holds telephonic conversation with

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    His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani held a telephone conversation with Ethiopian Prime Minister Dr Abiy Ahmed on Thursday. 
    During the call, HH the Emir congratulated Ahmed on the occasion of assuming h

  • Qatar joins Gulf war games in apparent compromise
  • Qatar joins Gulf war games in apparent compromise

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    Qatari forces participated in joint military exercises that ended in Saudi Arabia this week, in an apparent sign of some compromise among U.S.-allied Arab states locked in a nearly year-long dispute.
    Saudi Arabia, the United

  • Residents of Qatar can observe Lyrids meteor shower this Sunday
  • Residents of Qatar can observe Lyrids meteor

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    The Qatar Calendar House (QCH) announced that residents of Qatar, including those in the Northern Hemisphere will have a good chance to observe the Lyrids meteor shower from the evening of Sunday (April 22) till dawn of Monday (April 23).

  • Did anyone feel the earthquake in Qatar a few minutes ago?
  • Did anyone feel the earthquake in Qatar a few

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    On the off chance that you felt the earth shake a smidgen underneath your feet a couple of minutes prior, at that point it was not only an inclination, but rather a real tremor. 
    In any case, before you begin freezing, r

  • WOQOD Inaugurates Al Thumama Petrol Station
  • WOQOD Inaugurates Al Thumama Petrol Station

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    As part of the company’s ongoing expansion plans to serve all areas in the country, Qatar Fuel (WOQOD) opened its 61st service station in Al Thumama area.  
    WOQOD’s Chief Executive Officer, Eng. Saad Ras