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  • HMC to undertake a sustained anti-tobacco drive | Local | News | Qatar Day
  • HMC to undertake a sustained anti-tobacco drive

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    The Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is planning to undertake a sustained campaign to create awareness about the dangers of tobacco use very soon, an official of the corporation said. 
    Dr. Ahmad al-Mulla, who heads the Sm

  • Al Khor Community Roundabout to remain partially closed: Ashghal | Local 
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  • Al Khor Community Roundabout to remain partially

    • 2 years   ago
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    Qatar’s Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has announced that the exit of Al Khor Community Roundabout that leads to Al Khor Community Gate 1 will remain closed for traffic from Tuesday 2nd of August. The closure would remain in force till

  • Qatar in top 10 Asian economies in the 'Online Service Index' | Local | News 
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  • Qatar in top 10 Asian economies in the 'Online

    • 2 years   ago
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    The UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA) has released the latest E-Government Development Index (EGDI) and Qatar has secured a place among the ‘top 10 Asian economies’ in the ‘Online Service

  • Qatar Airways business class review: Boston to Abu Dhabi is a smooth ride | Local | News | Qatar Day
  • Qatar Airways business class review: Boston to

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    The check-in staff at Qatar Airways in Terminal E at Boston’s Logan International Airport are very helpful, offering an escort through security.
    A Moroccan woman who has lived in Boston for 20 years accompanies me, cutt

  • Islam channel in German to remove misconceptions 
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  • Islam channel in German to remove misconceptions

    • 2 years   ago
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    Huda TV Channel, a global broadcasting satellite service with its headquarters in Riyadh, has launched a channel in the German language to present the correct image of Islam in the West.
    The channel is targeting 145 million p

  • Fraport sells stake in St. Petersburg airport to Qatar | International | News | Qatar Day
  • Fraport sells stake in St. Petersburg airport to

    • 2 years   ago
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    Germany's Fraport (FRAG.DE) and a co-investor have sold a 24.9 stake in the operator of St. Petersburg airport to the Qatar Investment Authority.
    Fraport said on Sunday it expects to generate a gain of 30-40 million euros

  • Qatar Airways Inks New Interline Partnership With Malindo Air | Local  | News | Qatar Day
  • Qatar Airways Inks New Interline Partnership With

    • 2 years   ago
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    Qatar Airways has teamed up with Malaysian-based airline Malindo Air to offer passengers seamless travel and greater connectivity when travelling between Southeast Asia and more than 100 destinations in Qatar Airways’ network. The enhanced

  • Omar Alfardan, President and CEO, Alfardan Group, on developments in Qatar's real estate and tourism sectors | International | News | Qatar Day
  • Omar Alfardan, President and CEO, Alfardan Group,

    • 2 years   ago
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    Given that the majority of new property projects in the pipeline are in the luxury segment, should the local private sector build more properties in the three- and four-star segment?
    Omar Alfardan: It is important to develop

  • ''Pokemon Go'' takes Qatar by storm, but sparks controversy | Local | News 
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  • ''Pokemon Go'' takes Qatar by storm, but sparks

    • 2 years   ago
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    Pokemon Go fever has spiked as high in Qatar as anywhere. The augmented-reality game Pokémon Go, which is based on a 1996 Nintendo game, has created a global frenzy as players ro

  • Filipino girl brings the crown home | Local | News | Qatar Day
  • Filipino girl brings the crown home

    • 2 years   ago
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    Doha resident Justine Mae San Jose has been officially crowned as the MutyangPilipinas 2016 Tourism International at the event’s Coronation Night in Manila on Saturday.
    The nineteen year-old took part in the nationwide

  • Qatar's home-grown players threaten European dominance at Olympics | Local | News | Qatar Day
  • Qatar's home-grown players threaten European

    • 2 years   ago
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    European nations have long cleaned up at Olympic handball but at the Rio de Janeiro Games, their dominance may be ended by their home-grown players competing for Qatar.
    Since the 2012 London Olympics, Qatar has assembled a fo

  • Ministry shuts over 90 outlets, fines in millions imposed | Local | News 
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  • Ministry shuts over 90 outlets, fines in millions

    • 2 years   ago
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    According to the half-yearly report released by the Health Control Section of the Doha Municipality, a total of 92 food outlets have been closed so far during the current year. 
    A majority (830) of these erring food outl

  • BEWARE: Don't let your kids eat these IKEA chocolates, they may be unsafe for consumption | Local | News | Qatar Day
  • BEWARE: Don't let your kids eat these IKEA

    • 2 years   ago
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    Qatar’s Ministry of Economy and Commerce through its official Twitter account announced that 6 kinds of chocolate containing almonds and nuts are being recalled from the IKE

  • Ashghal announces the closure of Al Ghessen Interchange N48 | Local | News 
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  • Ashghal announces the closure of Al Ghessen

    • 2 years   ago
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    Qatar’s Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has announced that the Al Ghessen Interchange N48 on the Al Shamal Road will remain closed for traffic from Monday 1st of August. The closure would remain in force for the coming 2 months. The plan