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Al Ruwais Port Market to open on Sunday
Opening the northern gateway to commercial trade in Qatar, Al Ruwais Port Market is being inaugurated on Sunday
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Al Ruwais Port Market to open on Sunday
Andrey Zvyagintsev, Apichatpong Weerasethakul and Gianfranco Rosi for Qumra 2018
Venice Golden Lion winning Russian director and writer Andrey Zvyagintsev (Leviathan, Loveless), Cannes Palme d’Or winning Thai filmmaker and visual artist Apichatpong Weerasethakul, and the only documentary director to win the Berlinale Golden Bear Italian director Gianfranco Rosi are confirmed as the first three Masters of the DFI’s dedicated industry event Qumra 2018
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Andrey Zvyagintsev, Apichatpong Weerasethakul and  Gianfranco Rosi for Qumra 2018
Aspire Zone Foundation kicks off its Qatar National Day activities
QND’s public activities will be held at Aspire Park featuring thrilling performances by the Internal Security Force
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Aspire Zone Foundation kicks off its Qatar National Day activities
Qatar sporting heroes unite to relay flag across nation
Over 400 participants carry flag across Qatar for inspirational Team Qatar National Day celebration
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Qatar sporting heroes unite to relay flag across nation
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US-Qatar nuclear deal likely next month
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Qatar and the US related to nuclear energy could be signed as early as next month, Jackie Wolcott, US Special Envoy for Nuclear Non-Proliferation, said here yesterday.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
13 June 2008 06:38 pm
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Ashghal to hand over 41 new schools by Sept 2008
With complaints mounting about the shortage of Independent Schools, the Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has said that 41 new school buildings will be handed over to the Supreme Education Council (SEC) by September.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
13 June 2008 06:34 pm
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Woqod Donates 10,000 Trees
QATAR Fuel ‘Woqod’ has donated 10,000 Sidra trees to be planted all over the country at the Qatar Petroleum’s Environment Fair recently.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
12 June 2008 10:05 am
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5 Orange Men grabbed by the cops
A 'gang' of five, clad entirely in orange, was recently picked up by the police on Grand Hamad Street, sometimes called 'Bank Street' due to the large number of financial institutions at the location.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
12 June 2008 09:28 am
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A greener Qatar
Qatar plans to build 22 new parks in various parts of Doha as well as other cities, a meeting at the Central Municipal Council (CMC) on Tuesday was told.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
12 June 2008 09:22 am
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Qatar favourite banking destination in the region
Loan growth in GCC countries like Qatar is largely being fuelled by the falling greenback and in spite of central banks' efforts to restrict the increase in borrowings, according to an EFG-Hermes report titled 'MENA Banking Sector: Geared for Growth'.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
12 June 2008 09:18 am
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Taxi driver returns QR 111,000 to owner in Qatar
AN INDIAN taxi driver handed in a bag mistakenly left in his car by a passenger to find it contained QR111,000 in cash.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
12 June 2008 09:01 am
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The Pearl Launches 'The Imperial Towers'
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
11 June 2008 10:37 am
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Independent bodies needed to weed out corruption
The goal of a corruption-free society may still be a long way off. But effective anti-corruption bodies can lead towards societies where those who corrupt public life are exposed and punished, according to Theresa Hamilton of Australia's Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC).
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
11 June 2008 09:47 am
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Ashghal blamed for not building enough schools
Even as a controversy is raging about the shortage of seats in the Independent Schools, several school operators have put the blame on the Public Works Authority (Ashghal ) for delaying construction of new school buildings.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
11 June 2008 09:46 am