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  • HH the Emir to Visit Turkey Sunday | Local | News | Qatar Day
  • HH the Emir to Visit Turkey Sunday

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    HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani will head on Sunday to the Republic of Turkey for a short official visit.
     

  • Doha Bank hosts Suhoor for customers and partners | Local | News | Qatar Day
  • Doha Bank hosts Suhoor for customers and partners

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    Doha Bank, one of the largest private commercial bank in Qatar, hosted a Suhoor event for its clients and partners recently at The Westin Doha Hotel & Spa. Organized in celebration of the holy month of Ramadan, the banquet was attended by

  • Mövenpick Al Aziziyah Doha Welcomes Beat Peter as New General Manager in Qatar | Local | News | Qatar Day
  • Mövenpick Al Aziziyah Doha Welcomes Beat Peter

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    Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has announced the appointment of Beat Peter as General Manager of Mövenpick Hotel Al Aziziyah Doha.
    In his leadership position at this impressive Victorian-style hotel, Peter will work

  • Qatar predicts at least three years of budget deficits | Local | News 
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  • Qatar predicts at least three years of budget

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    Qatar's government expects to run a budget deficit for at least three years as low natural gas and oil prices weigh on its revenues, the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics said on Saturday.
    In a long-term rep

  • Qatar talks fail to reconcile divisive Palestinian Fatah and Hamas | Local 
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  • Qatar talks fail to reconcile divisive

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    The reconciliation talks held in Qatar between Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas' Fatah Party and Hamas has failed to end Palestinian internal division, a spokesman for the Islamic movement said Saturday.
    Sami Abu Zuhri

  • Qatar University ranked 9th in Arab world | Local | News | Qatar Day
  • Qatar University ranked 9th in Arab world

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    According to Arabic daily Al Sharaq University of Qatar was ranked 9th in the QS University Rankings Arab Region 2016.
    When Qatar University first opened its doors in 1973, it was to a cohort of just 160 students. Following a

  • Qatar espionage charge against Morsi unacceptable: HE Ambassador Ahmed Al Rumaihi
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  • Qatar espionage charge against Morsi

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    The Qatari Foreign Ministry has expressed strong condemnation of mentioning the State of Qatar's name in the verdict issued Saturday by Cairo Criminal Court in the case known as 'Qatar espionage'.
    Mohamed Morsi, t

  • Austerity will be needed as Qatar predicts at least three years of budget deficits | Local | News | Qatar Day
  • Austerity will be needed as Qatar predicts at

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    Qatar is one of the wealthiest countries in the world, with a reputation for lavish spending and generous state handouts.
    As Qatar's government expects to run a budget deficit for at least three years as low natural gas a

  • This Ramadan, buying gold and jewellery will be much transparent | Local | News
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  • This Ramadan, buying gold and jewellery will be

    • 2 years   ago
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    A new decision regarding regulating sale of gold and jewellery has been issued by the Ministry of Economy and Commerce.
    The ministry has taken a number of steps to improve the efficiency of the market and protect the rights o

  • In the month of mercy, companies follow new labour rules in Qatar  | Local 
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  • In the month of mercy, companies follow new

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    Qatar is often under unsought media criticism as state begun building the infrastructure to host the FIFA 2022 World Cup many ‘so called’ worker advocacy groups and ‘human rights’ groups started making gimmicks and went on

  • Wind Warning! Very hot and dusty day ahead | Local | News | Qatar Day
  • Wind Warning! Very hot and dusty day ahead

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    Qatar metrological department has issued warning for low visibility as blowing dust is expected to continue today as well. 
    Tweet mentioned, “Warnings for strong northerly winds during daytime with blowing dust ove

  • Two new helipads, HMC to use helicopter to avoid the traffic in coming days | Local | News | Qatar Day
  • Two new helipads, HMC to use helicopter to avoid

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    "The two new helipads will be operational within two-three weeks once the surgical facility starts receiving patients. Currently, Hamad General Hospital (HGH) has two helipads — one above the Starbucks and another near the Women's

  • First commercial LNG from Qatargas to Poland | Local | News | Qatar Day
  • First commercial LNG from Qatargas to Poland

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    Poland received its first supplies of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from Qatar.
    The ship, operated by Qatargas, arrived at the Świnoujście in Poland on Friday, the operator of the terminal, Gaz-System said in a statement.

  • OFW death in Qatar, family seeks an autopsy to know the cause | Local | News | Qatar Day
  • OFW death in Qatar, family seeks an autopsy to

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    Family of Ruby Delos Santos Palacio an Overseas Filipino Worker is seeking the cause of her death.  She died in the month of May apparently due to some health issues as her employer had also sent her to the doctor for the check-up.