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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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Qatar will be affected by rains of varying intensity from 7-10 December. This period also indicates the beginning of winter which lasts about 40 days.
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Get to know what's in store for you at MSC World Europa, such as the various dining options, live entertainment shows, fun activities & more!
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2 lucky followers will get a chance to win 2 tickets to Qatar Fashion United CR Runway where you can witness Post Malone Live!
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Banks get tough on granting loans
Banks are to adhere to strict guidelines in disbursing personal loans due to forecasts that the global recession would worsen this year.
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Paper Boy
4 January 2009 11:51 am
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Qatar New Year Events 2008-2009
Qatar New Years Eve Parties
Khalifa Al Haroon
Khalifa Al Haroon
29 December 2008 03:47 pm
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Hickory Dickory Dock.... time to change the clocks
EVEN as Qatar surges ahead with its modernisation plans in terms of ultra modern malls, state-of-the-art airport and ports, contemporary road systems and the latest gadgets, there are certain places where time may sometimes seem to stand still in Doha – and in some cases it actually does.
Paper Boy
Paper Boy
29 December 2008 08:55 am
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Traders hazy on Musheirib demolition
THE buzz word in Doha’s original but soon-to-be-demolished business district, Mohammed Bin Jasim these days is not money but uncertainty - and a lot of it.
Paper Boy
Paper Boy
28 December 2008 04:45 pm
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Qatarisation plan must be put on hold: experts
THE Ministry of Labour should suspend its programme of Qatarisation of jobs until a well-trained cadre of young Qatari men and women is available, participants in a seminar have unanimously urged.
Paper Boy
Paper Boy
28 December 2008 04:42 pm
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Qatar among top Filipino workers’ destinations
Qatar was third among the top 10 destinations of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) in 2008, and the Philippine Labour Secretary has said employment opportunities for them still abound in the coming year in spite of the global financial crisis.
Paper Boy
Paper Boy
28 December 2008 04:39 pm
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Qatar's Top Stories for 2008
It’s been an eventful year. The Peninsula has compiled Qatar’s top 10 news stories for 2008
Paper Boy
Paper Boy
28 December 2008 04:38 pm
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Hed Kandi to rock Doha on New Year’s Eve
For party animals in the city, New Year’s Eve will be made all the more exciting with one of the world’s top party brands, Hed Kandi, organising a global event at the Doha Sheraton Hotel with resident DJs to ring in 2009.
Paper Boy
Paper Boy
28 December 2008 04:37 pm
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Qatar wants Arab customs union by 2015
Qatar has urged the participants in the upcoming Arab Economic Summit, due to be held in Kuwait in January 2009, to set up an Arab customs union by 2015.
Paper Boy
Paper Boy
28 December 2008 04:36 pm
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Qatar tourism chiefs eye cruise ships move
Qatar tourism chiefs have held talks with major cruise ship operators with a view to adding the Gulf state to their list of stopovers.
Paper Boy
Paper Boy
28 December 2008 04:33 pm