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Qatar University College of Medicine...

Expert explains importance of ‘reduce, reuse, recycle’ concept

The “prevailing focus” of the construction industry is to first...

Barwa Bank picks winners of fifth round of Thara’a draw

Barwa Bank has announced the names of the fifth round of draw winners...

HBKU appoints new vice president for Student Affairs

The Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU), a member of Qatar Foundation...

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Transport Minister meets ambassadors

HE the Minister of Transport and Communications, Jassim Seif Ahmed...

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Qatar-UK defence ties reviewed

HE the Minister of State for Defence Affairs Dr Khalid bin Mohamed...


Region
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Bahraini celebration

Local folk performers play Bahraini traditional music as they dance...

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Oman may focus on domestic, not regional rail system

Oman may focus on building a domestic rail network rather than...

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UAE soldier killed in Yemen fighting - state news

A United Arab Emirates soldier was killed and another was wounded...

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Saudi Arabia confirms will send deployment to Turkey base

Saudi Arabia confirmed late on Saturday it would send aircraft to...


International
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All set for celebration

Nepalese girls pose for a photo with a balloon and roses on Valentine’s Day in Kathmandu yesterday.

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25 injured in accident

At least 25 students of a Sri Lankan university were injured as the bus they were travelling in collided with a container truck yesterday, police said.

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Lankans want ministers to share executive power

Sri Lanka’s powerful presidency should be scrapped but executive power should not be concentrated in the prime minister and instead shared among cabinet ministers, according to a report by Citizens Initiative for Constitutional Change.


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QNB introduces NCR Aptra Interactive Teller Machine

QNB has become the first bank in Qatar to introduce the NCR Aptra Interactive Teller Machine, from NCR Corporation, the global leader in consumer transaction technologies.

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Royal Jordanian closes $275mn loan facility

Alia, or the Royal Jordanian Airlines (RJ) has successfully closed a $275mn dual conventional and Islamic secured facility with a syndicate of seven banks of which two are from Qatar.

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GWC ups foreign ownership to 49%, to distribute 15% dividend

Gulf Warehousing Company (GWC)’s extraordinary general meeting approved a resolution increasing the foreign ownership of the company’s capital to 49% “as allowed by Law No.9 of 2014”.

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UDC net profit rises 8% to QR732.8mn in 2015

United Development Company (UDC) has posted a net profit of QR732.8mn in 2015, up 8% on 2014, the company said yesterday. In 2014, UDC had earned a net profit of QR676.3mn.

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Ahlibank launches its Junior Savings Account with ‘high rate of return’

In what is seen a product aimed at specifically meeting the long-term savings needs of the emerging youth market, Qatar’s leading financial institution Ahlibank has launched the ‘Junior Savings Account’ available to anyone under 18.

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Orange, SFR, Free deal on Bouygues imminent

A deal for French telecoms group Orange to take over its rival Bouygues is imminent and a preliminary agreement could be presented on Tuesday when Orange publishes its 2015 earnings,....

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