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Oman to require visa for tourists starting March 21
An almost 2-hour flight to Muscat might not be as breezy as it was before as the Omani government announced on Wednesday (February 21) that tourists will be needing to apply for a visa in advance in order to enter the Sultanate for up to 30 days. Click the link to read more!
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Qatar betters 'clean' rank despite many challenges
Qatar climbed two places to rank 29th out of 180 countries in the 2017 Corruption Perception Index (CPI), which is issued annually by Transparency International
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Qatar and Chad resume diplomatic relations -- GCC Crisis Updates Week 38
Qatar and Chad sign an MoU to resume diplomatic relations after months of severed ties, while HH The Emir speaks at the Munich Security Conference. Click to read more.
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Destination Doha
UNITED NATIONS • Although Doha's hotels were slightly less full during the first quarter of 2008 than against the same period last year, the outlook for tourism in Qatar remains positive, according to a new UN report.
andrez
13 July 2008 01:09 pm
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QNB posts a 54% increase in first-half net profit to QR1.86bn
QNB, the country’s largest bank by assets, has reported a healthy 54% growth in first half net profit to QR1.86bn.
andrez
10 July 2008 10:15 am
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Documentary on impact of inflation
THREE Qatar University students have made a documentary on the inflationary pressures in Qatar, particularly the impact of the rising rents, as part of their graduation project.
andrez
10 July 2008 10:09 am
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Foreign investment in Qatar surges
FOREIGN investment in Qatar leapt to $1.79bn in 2006 from $252mn in 2000, the Qatar Statistics Authority (QSA) said in a report released yesterday.
andrez
8 July 2008 09:58 am
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‘Late Talkers’ promo by Qtel
AS part of its summer campaign, Qtel will introduce from tonight “Late talkers”, a promotion aimed at winning postpaid, prepaid and landline customers.
andrez
7 July 2008 09:42 am
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Nadal dethrones Federer in epic Wimbledon final
LONDON: Rafael Nadal dethroned five-time champion Roger Federer as king of Wimbledon yesterday with an epic 6-4, 6-4, 6-7 (5/7), 6-7 (8/10), 9-7 win in one of the greatest Grand Slam finals of all time.
andrez
7 July 2008 09:34 am
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FIRE Huge inferno in DOHA !!!!!
Thousands evacuated after Doha Jadeed blaze
QatarSon333
QatarSon333
6 July 2008 12:05 pm
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Pet shelters feeling straign
ANIMAL boarding kennels in Doha are feeling the strain as they are overburdened with cats and dogs whilst families escape the searing heat and return to their home countries for the summer.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
4 July 2008 01:32 pm
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Turkey and Qatar to strengthen ties
THERE is “huge potential” for development of business relations between Qatar and Turkey, according to the chairman of the newly established Turkish Businessmen Association, Muammer Arikan.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
4 July 2008 01:30 pm
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New laws on Children's Rights
Qatar Chapter of the Institution of Engineers (India) held a seminar on Street Lighting recently at the Qatar Malalayali Samajam Hall.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
4 July 2008 01:28 pm