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The F1 sprint will take place in Qatar from 6-8 October 2023 at the Lusail Circuit.
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This is the second time that Qatar has won the hosting of the World Table Tennis Championships after the 2004 edition.
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The Ministry of Interior announced that GCC citizens & residents who do not hold a match ticket may enter Qatar by air and land border crossings.
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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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19 of the new stores are exclusive to the Mall of Qatar and range from fashion, perfumes, jewellery and more.
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Qatar aims to be World research center
Qatar has large gas reserves and considerable oil reserves, but in the absence of much else in the way of natural resources, the government is aiming for an economic diversification programme that will allow the country to develop as a knowledge-based rather than commodity-based economy, according to Oxfords Business Group’s latest report.
Khalifa Al Haroon
Khalifa Al Haroon
24 July 2008 08:00 am
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A Helping Heart
A team of medical volunteers from Hamad Medical Corporation returned to Doha after conducting 55 heart surgeries in Yemen, recently. The team of seven surgeons and support staff visited Yemen for one week to offer Qatar's expertise in cardiology.
Khalifa Al Haroon
Khalifa Al Haroon
24 July 2008 07:59 am
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Anti-narcotics team swoop on traffickers
The Anti-Narcotics Department of the Ministry of Interior successfully aborted an attempt to smuggle drugs into the country via the sea route recently.
Khalifa Al Haroon
Khalifa Al Haroon
24 July 2008 07:52 am
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Al Jazeera English to reach 3.2m Spanish households
Al Jazeera Network has unveiled a new contract with TSF On Sat that will take the channel’s service to over 3.2 million households across Spain on the Hispasat satellite network. Al Jazeera English programming will be broadcast on TSF’s satellite platform and on digital terrestrial television services in Northern Spain and Southern France (including Barcelona, the whole Pyrennes and touristic Costa Brava area); on cable in all Spanish and French major cities and on the station’s Internet channel
Khalifa Al Haroon
Khalifa Al Haroon
24 July 2008 07:52 am
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Internet telephone business survives raids and closures
Internet telephone is booming despite concerted efforts by the authorities to curb this illegal business of providing international call service at substantially cheaper rates than Qtel.
Khalifa Al Haroon
Khalifa Al Haroon
23 July 2008 12:30 pm
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Economy to remain on growth path
Qatar's booming economy is expected to grow with a rise in inflation in the second half of 2008 and beyond leading to further expansion and diversification, according to Oxford Business Group's latest report on the country.
Khalifa Al Haroon
Khalifa Al Haroon
23 July 2008 09:57 am
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Citizens do part time business to make ends meet
Many citizens working in the public sector are doing additional business activities after formal working hours to cope with the escalating cost of living.
Khalifa Al Haroon
Khalifa Al Haroon
23 July 2008 09:56 am
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Singapore Embassy opens website
The Embassy of the Republic of Singapore has launched its new website featuring an electronic consulate (e-consulate) information system.
Khalifa Al Haroon
Khalifa Al Haroon
22 July 2008 04:14 pm
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UK daily apologizes for screw up
The Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Qatar H E Sheikh Hamad bin Jassem bin Jabor Al Thani received an apology in the High Court of Justice from the UK-based Arabic daily Asharq Al Awsat for publishing unfounded allegations.
Khalifa Al Haroon
Khalifa Al Haroon
22 July 2008 04:09 pm
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Postal Jamboree
Qatar has excellent chances to win the bid to host the 25th Universal Postal Union (UPU) Congress in 2012, a source said on Sunday.
Khalifa Al Haroon
Khalifa Al Haroon
22 July 2008 04:07 pm