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 2021-09-18 01:35 

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Qatar Airways joins ICAO Global Coalition for Sustainable Aviation...

Qatar Airways is pleased to announce its participation on the Global Coalition for Sustainable Aviation of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), becoming the first airline in the Middle East to join the global coalition, reaffirming its co...

 2021-09-18 01:01 

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Sixth Qatari plane carrying humanitarian aid arrives in Kabul...

The total volume of Qatari humanitarian aid to Afghanistan has reached 138 tons of medical and food items as part of its continuous support to the Afghan people....

 2021-09-17 22:54 

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Qatar reports 79 community Covid-19 cases on Sept 17...

Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) today reported 117 new cases of coronavirus (Covid-19) and 135 people recovered from the virus in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of people recovered in Qatar to 232,952....

 2021-09-17 21:19 

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Amir arrives in New York...

HH the Amir is accompanied by an official delegation....

 2021-09-16 23:35 

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MoPH reports 133 Covid-19 cases on Sept 16...

Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) today reported 133 new cases of coronavirus (Covid-19) and 195 people recovered from the virus in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of people recovered in Qatar to 232,817....

 2021-09-16 22:57 

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Kohli to step down as India's T20 captain after World Cup...

Virat Kohli will step down as captain of the Indian Twenty20 side after next month's World Cup in the United Arab Emirates and Oman, the player said on Thursday....

 2021-09-16 22:02 

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FIFA says survey shows majority of fans back more frequent World Cups...

FIFA says it has fan backing for the much-criticized plan to shift to a biennial World Cup after releasing a summary of the results of an opinion survey of supporters....

 2021-09-16 19:48 

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81kg hashish hidden inside wooden pallets seized...

The Maritime Customs Department at Al Ruwais foiled an attempt to smuggle a huge amount of hashish into the country....

 2021-09-16 18:51 

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Temp to vary between 29-41 degree Celsius during weekend: QMD...

Humidity level is expected to rise during the weekend, Qatar Meteorology Department (QMD) said....

 2021-09-16 18:28 

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Amir to head Qatar delegation to 76th session of UN General Assembly...

The Amir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani is heading the delegation of the State of Qatar in the meetings of the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly, whose general debate will be held at the organization's headquarters in New York Ci...

 2021-09-16 16:38 

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Ministry directs private school to remove offensive educational resource...

Following a complaint by a parent about an offensive educational resource, Ministry of Education and Higher Education instructed the school to immediately remove the resource, further directing the matter to concerned department for legal action....

 2021-09-16 16:31 

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MOI issues statement on waiver, power of attorney for Shura Council Elections candidates...

The Ministry of Interior (MOI) issued a statement regarding waiver, power of attorney and electoral silence for the Shura Council election candidates, within the framework of completing the executive work for the Council elections scheduled for next Octob...

 2021-09-16 15:54 

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More Qatari banks likely to launch Apple Pay soon...

Several banks in Qatar are currently in discussions and are likely to launch Apple Pay as part of their services soon, following the recent launch of the Qatar National Bank (QNB) and Dukhan Bank and amid growing demand for the popular mobile payment and ...

 2021-09-16 15:52 

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Saudi envoy praises role of QBA in strengthening economy...

The Qatari Businessmen Association (QBA) had a meeting with H E Prince Mansour bin Khalid bin Abdullah Al Farhan Al Saud, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the State of Qatar, in the presence of Sheikh Faisal bin Qassim Al Thani, QBA Chairman. ...

 2021-09-16 15:49 

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QBSF, Ooredoo sign sponsorship deal...

Qatar Billiards and Snooker Federation (QBSF) announced the signing of a sponsorship contract with Ooredoo to sponsor the Asian, World and Gulf championships, organised by the Federation....

 2021-09-16 15:14 

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Qatar rolls out COVID-19 booster shots...

National COVID-19 Vaccination Program has started administering third COVID-19 vaccine dose for all high-risk individuals who had their second dose of the vaccine more than eight months ago....

 2021-09-16 01:25 

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MME building two huge veterinary quarantine facilities...

The work is in full swing to build two huge veterinary quarantine facilities near Hamad Port in Mesaeed and Al Ruwais Port in Al Shamal....

 2021-09-16 00:34 

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Final list of Shura Council candidates announced...

Supervisory Committee for the Shura Council elections has announced the final list of candidates for the Shura Council elections....

 2021-09-15 22:36 

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Cabinet approves draft decision on part-time system in government bodies...

The Prime Minister and Minister of Interior HE Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al-Thani chaired the Cabinet's regular meeting held at its seat at the Amiri Diwan on Wednesday....

 2021-09-15 20:54 

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Temporary closure on Gharrafat Al Rayyan Interchange tunnel...

Public Works Authority, Ashghal, in coordination with the Traffic Department has announced a temporary road closure on Gharrafat Al Rayyan Interchange Tunnel....

 2021-09-15 20:47 

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Amir holds talks with Chairman of Libyan Presidential Council...

The Amir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani and Chairman of the Presidential Council of Libya HE Dr. Mohammed Al Menfi held an official talks session at the Amiri Diwan on Wednesday....

 2021-09-15 20:14 

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Forlorn Barcelona adjust to new normal of European inferiority...

The most striking thing about Barcelona's limp 3-0 defeat by Bayern Munich on Tuesday was how inevitable it was, and how easily the players and coach Ronald Koeman accepted their drastic drop in status from European giants to outsiders....

 2021-09-15 18:59 

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Qatar begins administering booster dose of Covid-19 vaccine...

Qatar began to inoculate the third COVID-19 vaccine dose for all individuals who had their second dose of the vaccine more than eight months ago....

 2021-09-15 16:10 

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QIB expands Direct Remit service to Philippines and Pakistan...

Qatar Islamic Bank (QIB) has announced the expansion of its Direct Remit service to the Philippines and Pakistan, following the successful launch to India, enabling its customers to make seamless transfers within seconds....

 2021-09-15 16:08 

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Best time to invest in ETFs as FOL increases...

With increase in Foreign Ownership Limit (FOL) in Qatari companies, it is the right time to invest in the Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), said an expert at the '2nd annual ETFGI Global ETFs Insights Summit - Europe & MEA', held virtually yesterday....

 2021-09-15 16:04 

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QBA discusses ways to enhance Qatar, Spain partnership...

The Qatari Businessmen Association held a meeting with Minister of Foreign Affairs, European Union and Cooperation of the Kingdom of Spain...

 2021-09-15 15:54 

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Tour of Salalah: Qatar riders shine in prologue time trial...

Qatar's national cycling team got off to a fine start at the Tour of Salalah road race as Ahmed Elbourdainy and Abdullah Al Jaidi clinched first and second positions respectively in the opening prologue time trial....

 2021-09-15 15:32 

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All eligible people to get booster shot; priority for elderly and at-risk groups...

The COVID-19 booster vaccine shot would be administered to the general public but priority has been given to people over 65 years of age, and those with chronic diseases, a senior official at the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has said....

 2021-09-15 15:25 

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Qatar stresses global unity on Afghan humanitarian aid...

The Kingdom of Spain is one of the State of Qatar's important partners in the investment and commerce fields, said Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs H E Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani who praised the vision of the Spanish...

 2021-09-15 06:10 

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Three-year-old Afghan child reunited with family after two weeks in Doha...

The child finally met his father Sharif* at Toronto's Pearson Airport thanks to an effort coordinated by the UN and the Canadian and Qatari governments....

 2021-09-15 02:10 

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Sri Lanka's Malinga retires from all forms of cricket...

Sri Lanka fast bowler Lasith Malinga has announced his retirement from all forms of cricket, ending a 17-year career in which he became the highest wicket-taker in Twenty20 internationals....

 2021-09-15 01:07 

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MoPH reports 122 Covid-19 cases in Qatar on Sept 14...

Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) today reported 122 new cases of coronavirus (Covid-19) and 156 people recovered from the virus in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of people recovered in Qatar to 232,425....

 2021-09-15 00:52 

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Qatar Airways celebrates ten years of flying to Sofia...

Qatar Airways marked a milestone in its history with Bulgaria, celebrating 10 successful years since its first flight between Doha and Sofia Airport (SOF) on 14 September 2011....

 2021-09-14 22:46 

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Sidra Medicine first in region to offer at-home TPN training...

Sidra Medicine's Intestinal Failure program has improved the lives of dozens of children and young people with gastrointestinal illnesses (GI) in Qatar....

 2021-09-14 22:20 

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Shop Qatar 2021 introduces digital raffle draw system...

Qatar Tourism launched the fifth edition of Shop Qatar running from 10 September to 10 October 2021. This year, the festival boasts a digital raffle draw system, whereby shoppers will be able to enter the popular raffle draws by submitting receipts of QR ...

 2021-09-14 20:28 

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After Emma Raducanu wins the US Open, Britain, China and Romania all want to claim her...

Everyone wants to claim Emma Raducanu as their own....

 2021-09-14 17:26 

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Asian LNG spot prices hit all-time seasonal high: Al Attiyah Foundation...

Asian spot prices for liquefied natural gas (LNG) rose last week to their highest seasonal level on record, as European buyers competed with the East for limited world supply....

 2021-09-14 17:15 

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PwC Middle East welcomes 326 new graduates...

PwC Middle East welcomed 326 new graduates in another record year for its annual graduate intake....

 2021-09-14 17:03 

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Lusail University to establish Huawei ICT Academy...

Lusail University has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Huawei, a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, to enhance digital skills in support of the Qatar National Vision ...

 2021-09-14 16:43 

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Over 8,000 visitors expected to attend BYH 2021...

More than 8,000 visitors are expected to attend Build Your House Exhibition (BYH) 2021 which will be held from September 20 to 22 at the Qatar National Convention Center under the patronage of Prime Minister and Minister of Interior H E Sheikh Khalid bin ...

 2021-09-14 16:09 

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New Al Bayt Stadium to host start and finish of Qatar International Baja...

The stunning new Al Bayt Stadium will host the ceremonial start and finish of the forthcoming Qatar International Baja, a counting round of the FIM Bajas World Cup taking place from September 30 to October 2....

 2021-09-14 15:51 

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Final list of Shura candidates, campaigns from tomorrow...
 2021-09-14 15:31 

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Qatar, France to deepen ties, help Afghan reconciliation...

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs H E Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani described the Qatar-France relations as deep and historic, during a joint press conference with Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs of the French Republ...

 2021-09-14 02:29 

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Qatar's Amal clinches gold in Kazakhstan...

Talented Qatari shooter Amal Muhammad made the country proud by winning gold medal in the rifle event of the ongoing 14th Asian Air Gun Championships in Shymkent, Kazakhstan....

 2021-09-14 00:59 

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Ministry reminds commercial facilities to display price list in Arabic...
 2021-09-14 00:47 

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Ooredoo launches new ringback service for hearing impaired...

Ooredoo has announced the launch of a new and free service, in co-operation with the Qatari Centre of Social Cultural for the Deaf, designed to help the hearing impaired stay connected....

 2021-09-13 23:10 

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Qatar Foreign Minister says he urged Taliban to respect women's rights...

Qatar's Foreign Minister said on Monday the Gulf state has urged Afghanistan's new Taliban rulers to respect women's rights and that it was still too early to consider recognising their government....

 2021-09-13 22:30 

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Amir discusses bilateral relations with Chadian Transitional Military Council President...

The Amir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani and President of the Transitional Military Council of the Republic of Chad HE Lieutenant General Mahamat Idriss Deby Itno, discussed bilateral relations between the two countries and ways to enhance and develop ...

 2021-09-13 22:04 

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Serbia cries with Djokovic over lost chance to make history...

Serbia awoke to disappointment on Monday after Novak Djokovic failed in his attempt to make tennis history by becoming the first man in more than 50 years to win a calendar-year Grand Slam....

 2021-09-13 21:40 

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Amir meets French Foreign Minister...

The Amir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani received HE Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister of Foreign Affairs of French Republic and his accompanying delegation at Amiri Diwan this morning....

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