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October 19, 2018 - 22:49 GMT
beIN Media Group's public advocacy efforts to expose the Saudi-based pirate satellite service beoutQ are yielding dividends...
Hassan al Thawadi (Photo: QNA)
October 17, 2018 - 19:16 GMT
Qatar's legacy projects are already making a major impact more than four years before the 2022 FIFA World Cup kicks off...
Mohammed bin Salman (AFP/FILE)
October 17, 2018 - 12:09 GMT
Will Mohammed bin Salman be replaced as Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia?
Qatar to build global multilateral trade system. (Shutterstock)
October 15, 2018 - 09:07 GMT
The State of Qatar stressed the importance of building a rule-based, open, non-discriminatory and equitable multilateral trade system that contributes to sustainable development, inclusive growth and employment opportunities around the world.
India requires huge investment in creating infrastructure for receiving liquefied natural gas to the country. (Shutterstock)
October 15, 2018 - 08:27 GMT
A high-level delegation from Gujarat interacted with the members of Indian Business and Professional Council (IBPC) recently to showcase various investment opportunities available in the Indian state.
Almoez fires a brace, while Afif, al-Haydous score in 4-3 win
October 13, 2018 - 22:11 GMT
Almoez fires a brace, while Afif, al-Haydous score in 4-3 win
Old City of Jerusalem (Shutterstock)
October 12, 2018 - 02:00 GMT
The Program and External Relations Commission (PX) of the Executive Board of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) adopted, on Wednesday, by consensus two resolutions on Palestine in the framework of its 205th plenary meeting.
Nasser Saleh al Attiyah
October 11, 2018 - 11:31 GMT
Six-time event winner and defending FIA Middle East Rally Champion Nasser Saleh al Attiyah tops a fascinating entry...
Gaza Strip (Shutterstock)
October 11, 2018 - 10:18 GMT
Qatar pledged $150 million in aid for the besieged Gaza Strip a day after the first truckload of Qatari-funded fuel arrived at Gaza's only power plant.
Qatar has become one of the leading countries in the Gulf to promote workers’ interests and provide their needs, calling on other Gulf states to follow suit. (Shutterstock)
October 11, 2018 - 07:37 GMT
Secretary-General of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) Sharan Burrow praised the efforts made by the State of Qatar in the field of labour care and the continuous progress in the development of legislation, aimed at achieving the objectives of this important group of society.
The partnership will support and encourage industry best practice through the adoption of other standards, such as the International Property Measurement Standards and the International Valuation Standards. (Shutterstock)
October 11, 2018 - 07:24 GMT
The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Qatar’s Ministry of Justice (MoJ) to improve market transparency and investor confidence by regulating the realty sector in accordance with international standards.
Qatari Fuel Continues to Flow Into Gaza Only Power Plant. (Shutterstock)
October 11, 2018 - 06:21 GMT
Israel on Wednesday morning allowed more Qatar-funded fuel shipments into the blockaded Gaza Strip via the Kerem Shalom commercial crossing.
Lionel Messi
October 10, 2018 - 18:53 GMT
Former Argentina coach Jorge Luis Sampaoli believes that star striker Lionel Messi could lead the team to a World Cup glory in 2022.
Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani
October 10, 2018 - 17:42 GMT
Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani has been re-elected as a member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) at the IOC session held on the sidelines of the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires.
 60 percent of the world's population is within eight hours of flying from the country. Foreign investors can benefit from this strategic location by accessing 400 million consumers in the neighbouring countries. (Shutterstock)
October 10, 2018 - 07:09 GMT
One of the two free zones in Qatar will be operational from the first quarter of 2019, Minister of State and Free Zones Authority Chairman HE Ahmed bin Mohammed al Sayed said on Tuesday.
Qatari banking sector ranks third among Arab banking sectors in terms of asset size, accounting for about 11 percent of the total assets of the Arab banking sector, and 10 percent of its deposits. (Shutterstock)
October 10, 2018 - 06:34 GMT
Secretary-General of the Union of Arab Banks (UAB) Wissam Fattouh said the banking sector in Qatar was 'solid and strong', saying that it enjoys high flexibility as a result of the prudent monetary policy, which made it on the top of the Arab banking systems.