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Saudi builder Binladin terminates 50,000 jobs; workers set fire to buses in protest

Migrant workers, who work for Saudi Binladin Group, look for their names as they ask for a ...

Is the West waging the wrong war in Syria?

By Dr Noureddine Miladi What has been taking place in Syria during the last few ...

1.3 million expat workers benefit from WPS

DOHA: About 1.3 million expatriate workers have benefitted from the wage protection system ...

Qatar charities rush emergency aid to Aleppo

Qatar Charity volunteers distribute relief materials in Aleppo yesterday.   ...

Digital transformation can double Qatar’s output: Experts

Hamad Rashid Suwaid, IT Manager at Nakilat, speaking on oil and gas innovation. DOHA...

Junk food to be banned at hospital cafes

Dr Sheikha Al Anoud bint Mohamed Al Thani (fourth left), Director, Health Protection and No...

Fake stones threaten to undermine Sri Lanka's gem trade

n this photograph taken on February 27, 2016, a Sri Lankan artisan produces jewellery in a ...

Corruption probe requested against Brazil opposition leader Neves

Chief prosecutor wants to investigate Aecio Neves over allegations he took bribes from a co...

Sheikha Moza praises dedication of HBKU Class of 2016

H H Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Chairperson of Qatar Foundation (QF), with graduates of the H...

Gladbach delays the historic Bayern title

Munich's Rafinha (r) and Gladbach's Andre Hahn in action during the German Bundesli...

Barwa Real Estate unveils QR15bn investment plans

Salman bin Mohammed Al Muhannadi, Group CEO, Barwa, during the press conference at Barwa he...

No financial impact on customers from data breach: Qatar National Bank

DOHA: Qatar National Bank, the Middle East’s largest lender by assets, said i...

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DOHA: Amlak, an asset management arm of Qatar Foundation (QF), has been awarded by the Prime Mi...

Qatar Foundation organises 3rd Annual Teaching and Learning Forum

H E Sheikha Hind bint Hamad Al Thani, CEO and Vice-Chairperson, Qatar Foundation, with othe...

Rescued lions roar into South Africa after flight from Peru

Workers transport cages with African lions, that were born in captivity and held in circuse...

Over 70 hemophilia patients undergoing treatment in Qatar

Experts speaking at the symposium held to mark World Hemophilia Day.   DOHA:...

Abdullah Abdulghani & Bros. Open Rapid Chess championship

 Players, who took part in the Abdullah Abdulghani & Bros. Open Rapid Ches...

The Cuban Hospital in Qatar welcomes its 1000th baby

Doha: The Cuban Hospital (TCH) – a member of Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) ...

Qatar regulates World Cup projects carefully: Official

  Doha: Secretary-General of the Supreme Committee for Legacy and Delivery Hassan A...

Filipino community recognised as Best

Philippine Ambassador Wilfredo C Santos (centre) receives the award from Sheikh Dr Khalid b...

Handball: Qatar and France placed in same group for Rio Games

Olympic mascots seen in Rio de Janeiro. (file photo/Reuters)   Rio de Janeir...

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