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The Doha Corniche has been transformed into a global street carnival during the World Cup. Get to know the exciting things happening there!
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Citizens and residents of GCC countries coming via the land ports through their private vehicles will be able to enter Qatar as of 8 December 2022.
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Gorgeous jewellery, shining gold, and more! Look at what Qatar's Gold Souq can offer you!
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We are 2 weeks into the World Cup. The matches, celebrations, and events brought along some heart-warming & funny moments. Check them out here!
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Abdulrahman Alashqar became a viral sensation with his funny and exciting encounters while interviewing football fans during the tournament.
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NewsGeneral
Real estate market poised to stay strong
NOTWITHSTANDING the global economic slowdown, Qatar’s real estate market is poised to retain its strong position, a cross-section of key players said yesterday.
Paper Boy
Paper Boy
12 January 2009 09:53 am
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No applications yet at expatriates’ real estate registry office
CLOSE to a year after the office for registration of real estate for non-Qataris was set up at the Doha Municipality, it has yet to receive its first application.
Paper Boy
Paper Boy
12 January 2009 09:52 am
NewsGeneral
Crew testify in air rage case
THE trial of a passenger, accused of attacking Qatar Airways staff during a flight from Doha to Bangkok, continued yesterday with the testimony of two crew members.
Paper Boy
Paper Boy
12 January 2009 09:51 am
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Ministry plans cell to monitor timely payment of wages by private firms
THE Ministry of Labour has finalised arrangements to set up a cell to monitor payment of wages by all private sector firms to their respective employees, says a report published in the local Arabic daily Arrayah.
Paper Boy
Paper Boy
12 January 2009 09:50 am
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Municipality men clear the air at Souq Najada
THE municipal affairs department acted swiftly and effectively yesterday to clean up the mess at the Souq Najada after Gulf Times brought to light the sorry state of affairs there a day earlier.
Paper Boy
Paper Boy
12 January 2009 09:47 am
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Seijin Shiki Festival -
What: Seijin Shiki Festival
Khalifa Al Haroon
Khalifa Al Haroon
12 January 2009 09:44 am
NewsGeneral
Qatar Airways introduces in-flight yoga
Qatar Airways has introduced a new onboard yoga guide and tips for a relaxed and rejuvenated flight.
Paper Boy
Paper Boy
12 January 2009 09:40 am
NewsGeneral
Doha, the new arts capital in the region
NEW YORK: The New York Times yesterday named Qatar as the Cultural Destination of the Year while describing Doha as a new arts capital in the Middle East. The report said that ever since Dubai reinvented itself as the region’s Las Vegas — with its juggernaut of skyscrapers, snow domes and underwater hotels — its wealthy gulf neighbours have been jockeying for the title of cultural capital.
Paper Boy
Paper Boy
12 January 2009 09:40 am
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Qatar rules out closing Israeli trade office
Qatari Prime Minister and Foreign Minister H E Sheikh Hamad bin Jassem bin Jabor Al Thani ruled out the closure of an Israeli trade office in Doha over the Gaza conflict, saying such a move needed joint Arab backing.
Paper Boy
Paper Boy
12 January 2009 09:31 am
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Qatar targets 400pc rise in hotel rooms
Qatar is targeting a 400 percent rise in hotel capacity by 2012 with the addition of a whopping $17bn in investment over the next five years, according to the Qatar Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (QTEA).
Paper Boy
Paper Boy
12 January 2009 09:30 am