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Qatargas 2 signs 15-year LNG deal with Pakistan

  Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Deputy Emir H H Sheikh Abdullah bin Ham...

Qatar’s hospitality sector to  see major growth this year

By Sachin Kumar  DOHA: Qatar’s hospitality sector is expected to see total co...

Education and housing push up inflation rate

  DOHA: Education, house rents, water & electricity pushed up Qatar’s inf...

Economy Ministry’s mobile app wins ‘best mobile-govt service award’

A ministry official receiving the award.  DOHA: Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin...

Ooredoo supports WEF’s gender gap report

  DOHA: The Fourth Industrial Revolution will have a disproportionately negative im...

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The Peninsula   DOHA: GWC, Qatar’s top logistics provider, has once again been...

Britain's Pinewood Studios owner could be sold

Pinewood Studios gateway. Credit: Alexander Williams, Wikipedia   London: Th...

Opinion: With oil fee, Obama shows plan for sector-by-sector carbon price

 Representative image   By John Kemp LONDON: U.S. President Barack O...

Russia considers drastic steps to plug finances hit by tumbling oil

  Budget shortfall up to $30 bln if oil prices stay at $30. With easy options go...

US cotton imports damaging Turkish production, Turkey probe finds

Representative image. A man carries a sack of cotton in the countryside near the Syrian cit...

UAE’s food firm Agthia aims to double revenue to $1 bln by 2020:CEO

“Our action plan is to grow our revenues to over $1 billion by 2020 by growing our bu...

Daimler, VW recall 1.5 million vehicles in U.S. over airbag worries

  Takata airbag inflators could be defective. Recall to result in Daimler charge...

UK’s Tesco takes full control of Harris+Hoole coffee chain

Tesco supermarket in London. REUTERS, Luke Macgregor   LONDON: Tesco, Britai...

Italian PM Renzi compares EU to sinking ship

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi talks during his speech at the political training schoo...

OPEC points to larger oil surplus in 2016 as it pumps more

LONDON: OPEC pointed to a larger oil supply surplus on the world market this year than prev...

Saudi's three mobile operators in talks to create tower company: Report

By Katie Paul RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s three telecom operators are in talks ...

Egypt's Non-Oil Exports Down 16.5 % in 2015

  Cairo: Egypt’s non-petroleum exports saw a 16.5 % drop in value during ...

Yen surges as global market rout extends ahead of Yellen testimony

  Tokyo: The Japanese yen extended gains against the dollar and the euro o...

Attacks keep millions away from famed Egypt tourist sites

An Italian tourist walks through a Giza pyramid corridor in the Egypt on January 20, 2016 (...

US crude rebounds in Asia but supply glut worries weigh

  Singapore: Oil prices rebounded on bargain-buying in Asia Wednesday af...

Qatar and Saudi ministers  discuss investment plans

H E Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim Al Thani, Minister of Economy and Commerce, with Dr Tawfiq Al R...

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