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Qatar takes first step towards polls

Qatar's appointed consultative council has adopted a new electoral law paving the way for two-thirds of its 45 members to be directly elected in a first for the Gulf emirate, reports said yesterday.

Japan to strengthen relationship with Qatar

Japan hopes to cement its relationship with Qatar, besides exploring the possibility of strengthening bilateral relations in education, health, solar energy and various industries, particularly aluminum.

Qatar Airways increases frequency to Bahrain

Qatar Airways will increase its frequency to Bahrain with the addition of five flights a week, from June 1. The new early evening departures from the Bahraini capital Manama, will help offer connections via Qatar Airways operational hub of Doha to various cities across the airline's global network covering Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Far East, the Indian subcontinent and North America.

Barwa to develop in Sudan, Syria, and Libya

Barwa Real Estate CoBarwa Real Estate Co., Qatar's largest property developer by market value, said Monday it intends to develop its investments in Sudan, Syria and Libya.

Qatar to have second fastest growing economy in the world (behind China)

As Qatar’s economic gallop continues unabated, the country is set to have the world's second-fastest growing economy this year, behind China. By the middle of the next decade, it will be the second-largest economy in the region, behind Saudi Arabia.