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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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QNB career fair to be biannual
A large number of Qatari youth from various schools and universities across the country thronged Al Sharq Village and Spa yesterday for the second Career Day organised by Qatar National Bank (QNB).
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
29 June 2008 08:19 am
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Barwa to sponsor See Qatar project
Barwa Real Estate yesterday signed a two-year sponsorship agreement with Sadeer Advertising Services to support "See Qatar", a new project founded by the Qatar Chamber of Commerce and Industry to promote and market Qatar's economic sector locally, regionally and internationally.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
26 June 2008 01:25 pm
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Death sentences upheld in murder case
THREE Asian men - two Indians and a Nepali - had their death sentences upheld by an appeals court yesterday. The three were found guilty of killing an unidentified Asian woman in October 2003.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
26 June 2008 08:18 am
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Q-Post releases cover on Chinese leader’s visit
Q-POST has launched a first day cover to mark the two-day visit of Chinese Vice-President Xi Jinping. “The first day cover was launched in honour of Jinping’s visit of the country,” said Q-Post chairman Ali Mohamed al-Ali.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
26 June 2008 08:16 am
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Qatari channel wins ad awards
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
26 June 2008 07:48 am
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Qatar to host world's richest race for Pure Arabian horses
The Qatar Arabian World Cup, to be hosted by Qatar’s Racing and Equestrian Club in Paris this year is set to become the richest race for Pure Arabian horses in the world.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
26 June 2008 07:42 am
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Back to the Old Rule for getting a Driving license
In a surprising move, driving schools in the country have dropped a recent change in the application procedures, once again making it mandatory for the applicants to produce a no objection letter from the sponsor.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
26 June 2008 07:40 am
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Barwa finishes Advanced Water Distribution Network
THE Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa) has completed the expansion of the water network to Barwa Real Estate’s newly-built housing complex in the Mesaimeer area.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
25 June 2008 08:32 am
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Qatar only gulf country to have National Human Rights Authority
Qatar is the only country in the Gulf and among the four states in the Middle East to have a national human rights committee with legal powers, says a senior official of the Asia Pacific Forum of National Human Rights Institutions (APF).
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
25 June 2008 08:06 am
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QR100m company to promote education
A Qatari shareholding company with a capital of QR100m is to be set up for investing in and promoting educational schemes, Abdul Basit A Al Shaibei, Qatar International Islamic bank (QIIB) CEO, said yesterday.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
25 June 2008 08:04 am