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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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Qatar announces interest in hosting World Cup
Qatar has thrown its hat into the ring with a view to hosting the World Cup in 2018 or 2022, it has been revealed.
Paper Boy
Paper Boy
27 December 2008 02:13 pm
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‘No conflict of interest in Vodafone entry’
The telecommunications regulatory authority, ictQATAR, has ruled out chances of a possible conflict of interest with the entry of Vodafone into Qatar’s telecom sector. Dr Hessa Al Jaber, Secretary General, ictQATAR, said that she does not think there will be a conflict of interest as both Vodafone and Qtel are 100 percent committed to being dominant in the market.
Paper Boy
Paper Boy
27 December 2008 02:11 pm
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Internet still crawling
Several cyber cafes in the city reported a major disruption in internet services yesterday, as the slowdown of the services has continued. The slowdown has been caused due to the damage caused to the submarine cables in the Mediterranean Sea that last Friday. Repair work of the cables was to be completed by today, but Qtel sources said they had no updates on the situation.
Paper Boy
Paper Boy
27 December 2008 02:08 pm
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Fifth Boeing 777-300ER joins Qatar Airways fleet
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27 December 2008 02:06 pm
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Genetic fingerprinting to be introduced in region
The Forensic Laboratory here has trained 20 women from Arab countries as part of a plan to introduce genetic fingerprinting in the region.
Paper Boy
Paper Boy
27 December 2008 02:04 pm
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Customers welcome new post-paid mobile service
Qtel’s all-new Shahry monthly payment mobile service, with lower bills and improved options, has received a thumbs-up from customers across Qatar.
Paper Boy
Paper Boy
27 December 2008 02:03 pm
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Qatar to 'suffer less than UAE' in 2009: StanChart
Qatar will fare better than the UAE when the global economic crisis sweeps through the region in 2009, Standard Chartered said in a report released on Sunday.
Paper Boy
Paper Boy
26 December 2008 07:53 pm
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13,000 flock to church for midnight Mass
The first Christmas Eve Mass officiated at the Our Lady of the Holy Rosary church drew around 13,000 of the faithful to the church.
Paper Boy
Paper Boy
26 December 2008 07:49 pm
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Construction companies recruitment on hold
A number of construction companies have put their recruitment plans on hold as their hopes of bagging new projects face a hurdle in the wake of a slowdown in the building industry which has set in following the global financial turmoil.
Paper Boy
Paper Boy
26 December 2008 07:47 pm
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Qatar joins Arab road safety group
Qatar has joined the Arab Organisation for Road Safety, which is devoted to promoting road safety in the Arab world, where accidents claim 35,000 lives annually and lead to hundreds of thousands of injuries and damage to property worth $25bn.
Paper Boy
Paper Boy
26 December 2008 07:44 pm