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PM inaugurates Milipol Qatar 2014
October 20, 2014 - 2:00:07 pm
DOHA: Under the auspices of HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, HE Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Abdullah bin ...
Bus accident kills 20 in Bangladesh, leaves 30 injured
October 20, 2014 - 1:50:26 pm
DHAKA: At least 20 people were killed and 30 injured when two buses collided head-on in northern Bangladesh on Monday, police said. The a...
Mezzan Holding to sell 30 pct of shares in first Kuwait IPO since 2009
October 20, 2014 - 1:49:55 pm
DUBAI: Mezzan Holding, a Kuwaiti producer and distributor of food and fast-moving consumer goods, said on Monday it would float 30 percent o...
Indonesia's Widodo takes office, reaches out to foes
October 20, 2014 - 12:21:40 pm
Indonesian President Joko Widodo (L) is greeted by outgoing vice president president Boediono (R) while outgoing president Susilo Bamban...
Philippines' Aquino says US ties above transgender murder
October 20, 2014 - 12:17:23 pm
MANILA: Philippine President Benigno Aquino said Monday the murder of a Filipino transgender prostitute allegedly by a US Marine should not ...
MediCare Group, Qatar German Company disclose interim financial statements
October 20, 2014 - 12:16:57 pm
DOHA: MediCare Group disclosed the interim financial statements for the period ending September 30, 2014. The interim financial statement...
20 Yemen Shiite rebels killed in Qaeda clashes, attack
October 20, 2014 - 11:34:41 am
SANAA: At least 20 Shiite rebels were killed in clashes with Al-Qaeda militants and a car bombing in Yemen's central town of Rada, triba...
Industries Qatar posts QR4.7bn 9-month net profit
October 20, 2014 - 9:52:31 am
DOHA: Riding on a third quarter net profit of QR 1.9 billion, Industries Qatar (QE: IQCD) posted a net profit of QR 4.7 billion for ni...
Tokyo shares soar 3.98pc to biggest one-day gain in over a year
October 20, 2014 - 9:48:06 am
TOKYO: Tokyo stocks jumped 3.98 percent on Monday, notching up their biggest one-day points gain in over a year following a sharp rise on Wa...
Lufthansa flights hit by strikes Monday and Tuesday
October 20, 2014 - 9:44:45 am
A man checks in at a Lufthansa counter at the airport in Munich, Germany, 20 October 2014. EPA/Andreas Gebert BERLIN: Pilots for Luft...
SAP cuts outlook despite profit rise in Q3
October 20, 2014 - 9:39:46 am
FRANKFURT: SAP, the German software giant, said Monday it was trimming its profit forecast for the whole of 2014, despite a st...
Kerry in Southeast Asia seeking support against IS
October 20, 2014 - 9:38:30 am
US Secretary of State John Kerry attends the inauguration of Indonesia's seventh president Joko Widodo, inside the Parliament buildi...
Exchange Rates in Qatar
October 20, 2014 - 8:45:45 am
Exchange Rates in Qatar DOHA: Exchange Rates for foreign currencies as issued on Monday by Qatar National Bank (QNB) are as following: ...
Qatar Exchange index jumps 205.79 points
October 19, 2014 - 5:17:45 pm
DOHA: Qatar Exchange index jumped back to the green Sunday when the bourse added 205.79 points (1.59 percent) when it closed at 13,147.79 po...
Kuwait oil union slams Saudi halt to joint output
October 19, 2014 - 5:08:39 pm
KUWAIT CITY: A Kuwaiti oil trade union on Sunday condemned the unilateral closure by Saudi Arabia of an offshore oilfield jointly operated b...
Emir meets French Defense Minister
October 19, 2014 - 2:29:54 pm
DOHA: HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani met here Sunday morning at his Emiri Diwan Office with French Defense Minist...
Gunmen kill nine labourers in southwest Pakistan
October 19, 2014 - 2:27:30 pm
QUETTA, Pakistan: Suspected separatist insurgents in southwest Pakistan killed nine labourers Sunday in what appeared to be an ethnically mo...
US to cooperate in probe over murder of transgender Filipino
October 19, 2014 - 2:24:47 pm
MANILA: The United States said Saturday it would cooperate with a Philippine prosecutor's effort to question a murder suspect and four o...
20 injured in new Hong Kong protest violence
October 19, 2014 - 2:23:01 pm
HONG KONG: Hong Kong police clashed with protesters early Sunday, with the government saying 20 people were injured in a fourth night of vio...
Dozens of Houthis protest at Saudi embassy in Yemen
October 18, 2014 - 1:54:44 pm
SANAA: Dozens of armed Yemeni Shi'ite Houthi demonstrators protested in front of the Saudi embassy in Sanaa on Saturday calling for the ...
Qatar reaffirms commitment to promote and protect the rights of children
October 18, 2014 - 10:17:06 am
NEW YORK: The State of Qatar confirmed that it will spare no effort to contribute effectively to support the efforts of the international co...
Culture minister heads to New York
October 18, 2014 - 9:53:28 am
DOHA: The Minister of Culture, Arts and Heritage, HE Dr. Hamad Bin Abdulaziz Al-Kuwari, who is also Chairman of the 13th session of the Unit...
Indonesia to inaugurate first president without ties to ex-dictator
October 18, 2014 - 9:17:52 am
In this photograph taken on August 19, 2014, Indonesian president-elect Joko Widodo popularly known by his nickname Jokowi examines docu...
S.Korean safety official dead after concert tragedy kills 16
October 18, 2014 - 9:16:49 am
Policemen stand guard near a broken ventilation grate after a day of an accident that concert goers fell through it into an underground ...
Hostages arrive at German embassy after Philippine ordeal
October 18, 2014 - 9:15:07 am
In this handout photo taken early October 18, 2014 and released by Western Mindanano Command (WESMINCOM) shows the two German kidnapped ...
Alberta economy’s dominance under t...
New sponsorship law this year: Cham...
Renault Twizy to be showcased at Mi...
Ministers slam campaign against Qat...
Stop uniform sales, private schools...
Islamic banks in Qatar continue to ...
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