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  • Istimara to cost double from July 1
  • Istimara to cost double from July 1

    • 6 months   ago
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    The annual technical inspection service of vehicle registration number in Qatar or istimara will cost double from July 1, 2018, it is learnt.
    For private passenger cars, costs will double from QR75 to QR150, at the Fahes cent

  • Indian expatriate girl passes away in Doha
  • Indian expatriate girl passes away in Doha

    • 6 months   ago
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    A 21 year old Indian expatriate girl, named Kripa Susan Abraham passed away in Doha on Tuesday. Kripa was the daughter of Qatar Civil Aviation Authority’s Abraham Varghese and Susan Thomas of Hamad Medical Corporation, Al Khor.

  • Amid Arab boycott, Qatar's new friends find rich openings
  • Amid Arab boycott, Qatar's new friends find rich

    • 6 months   ago
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    Six months ago Serkan Ucar arrived in Doha to scope out business opportunities - away from his usual patch. The mission looks set to pay off handsomely, as the Turkish entrepreneur expects to win a first contract to help build an iconic 2022

  • Saudi Arabia has a new Qatar plan: MbS is going to dig himself out of a hole, which he made himself
  • Saudi Arabia has a new Qatar plan: MbS is going

    • 6 months   ago
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    Don’t laugh. Riyadh is going ahead with plans to dig a canal along its border with Qatar making it an island. But will the PR stunt distract media attention away from its own internal crisis, not to mention Qatar’s

  • Saudi Moves Forward With Plan to Turn Qatar Into Island
  • Saudi Moves Forward With Plan to Turn Qatar Into

    • 6 months   ago
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    Saudi Arabia is moving forward with a plan to dig a canal that would physically enshrine its yearlong rift with Qatar by turning the emirate from a peninsula bordering the kingdom into an island, Saudi media reported on Tuesday.

  • Qatar stronger despite blockade
  • Qatar stronger despite blockade

    • 6 months   ago
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    On May 24, 2017, the Qatar News Agency was hacked and a fake statement purported to belong to his Highness the Emir of the State of Qatar Sheikh Tamin Bin Hamad Al-Thani was broadcasted. This, as would be proved later, was the start of a

  • Tomorrow is first day of Eid al-Fitr in Qatar
  • Tomorrow is first day of Eid al-Fitr in Qatar

    • 6 months   ago
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    The Moon Sighting Committee of the Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs has announced that tomorrow, Friday, June 15, 2018 is the first day of the blessed Eid al-Fitr in Qatar.
     

  • Eid Al Fitr holiday announced in Qatar
  • Eid Al Fitr holiday announced in Qatar

    • 6 months   ago
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    Eid Al Fitr holidays for ministries, other government institutions and public entities, starting from on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 until Saturday, June 23, 2018 announced Emiri Diwan . Employees will resume duties on Sunday, June 24, 2018.

  • Qatar files complaint against Saudi Arabia and UAE in the United Nations
  • Qatar files complaint against Saudi Arabia and

    • 6 months   ago
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    Qatar recorded an objection under an UN hostile to prejudice settlement against two of the nations which have been blockading it for multi year, as according by Gulf Times. 

  • Qatar Won the Saudi Blockade
  • Qatar Won the Saudi Blockade

    • 6 months   ago
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    A year ago Tuesday, a coalition of Arab countries led by Saudi Arabia imposed a historic land, maritime, and air blockade on Qatar. The measures were designed to strong-arm Doha to comply with a list of demands that involved alleged support for

  • Qatar to adopt one-door system
  • Qatar to adopt one-door system

    • 6 months   ago
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    One of the largest destinations for Nepali migrant workers, Qatar, has begun preparations to put in place a ‘one-door mechanism’ for hiring workers from eight countries, including Nepal.
    Such a mechanism will be i

  • Saudi Threatens To Strike Qatar If It Bought Russian Long-Range Missiles
  • Saudi Threatens To Strike Qatar If It Bought

    • 6 months   ago
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    Saudi Arabia has threatened military action against Qatar if it goes ahead and acquires Russia's top of the range S-400 air defence missile system, Le Monde daily reported.
    Citing information it had obtained, Le Monde sai

  • Saudi Arabia threatens 'military action' if Qatar purchases Russian S-400 systems - report
  • Saudi Arabia threatens 'military action' if Qatar

    • 6 months   ago
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    In June 2017, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the UAE, and Egypt, among other Gulf states, cut off diplomatic relations with Qatar, accusing it of supporting and funding terrorism. Doha was also accused of “meddling” in the internal affairs of