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 2021-09-22 20:00 

Gulf Times

[ Qatar ]

Al-Attiyah meets UK defence official...

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defence Affairs Dr Khalid bin Mohamed al-Attiyah met with the visiting Defence Senior Adviser to the Middle East at the British Ministry of Defence Lt Gen (Pilot) Martin Sampson....

 2021-09-22 20:00 

Gulf Times

[ Qatar ]

Traffic Dept conducts awareness lecture for students...

The General Traffic Department held an awareness lecture for students of Al-Razi Preparatory School. The programme covered various topics including the explanation of traffic signs, the legal age for sitting in the front seats, and the importance of pedes...

 2021-09-22 20:00 

Gulf Times

[ Business ]

Merger of Indosat Ooredoo, PT Hutchison credit positive for Ooredoo: Moody's...

The proposed merger of Indosat Ooredoo and PT Hutchison 3 Indonesia is...

 2021-09-22 20:00 

Gulf Times

[ Business ]

Marked rise in tenant movement in Qatar mid, high-end residential categories in H1: KPMG...

Driven mainly by increased affordability in the mid and high-end categories, there has been a marked rise in tenant movement in Qatar's residential segment in first (Q1) and second quarters (Q2) of this year, KPMG has said in a report....

 2021-09-22 20:00 

Gulf Times

[ Qatar ]

Shura Council candidate pledges to work for Qatar and its people...

Abdullah bin Ahmed bin Ali Al-Ibrahim, a candidate for the Shura Council elections from constituency 14 at Al Wakra is busy campaigning while interacting with voters and listening to their grievances and suggestions....

 2021-09-22 20:00 

Gulf Times

[ Qatar ]

Ministry recalls BMW X6 40i models...

The Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MoCI), in co-operation with Alfardan Automobiles, announced the recall of BMW X6 40i models of 2007-2014, due to a possible malfunction in the front passenger airbag....

 2021-09-22 20:00 

Gulf Times

[ Qatar ]

Qatar calls for protecting children's rights to education in times of conflict...

Qatar underlined that protecting the rights of children to education in times and areas of conflict requires in the first place protecting education itself by preventing the targeting of educational facilities, noting that celebrating the International Da...

 2021-09-22 20:00 

Gulf Times

[ Qatar ]

Mexican embassy in Qatar presents the "Distinguished Mexican Award 2021"...

The Mexican embassy in Qatar presented the "Distinguished Mexican Award 2021" to Doha-based Mexican artist and photographer Juan Miguel Ramirez, aka "Icaro", citing his contribution to the arts and for strengthening the cultural ties betwe...

 2021-09-22 20:00 

Gulf Times

[ Qatar ]

239 face prosecution for Covid violations...

The designated authorities referred 239 people to the prosecution for non-compliance with the preventive and precautionary measures in place in the country to limit the spread of coronavirus (Covid-19), QNA reported....

 2021-09-22 20:00 

Gulf Times

[ Business ]

Access to digital infrastructure, Internet seen vital to online journey of Qatar SMEs...

Qatar's small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) stand to gain from today's wide range of technological advancements, especially those available within the country, according to an official of the Ministry of Transport and Communications (MoTC)....

 2021-09-22 20:00 

Gulf Times

[ Business ]

Qatar First Bank EGM approves increasing paid-up nominal share capital to QR1.12bn...

Qatar First Bank extraordinary general assembly yesterday approved increasing QFB's paid-up nominal share capital to QR1.12bn from QR700mn, representing a growth of 60%....

 2021-09-22 20:00 

Gulf Times

[ Business ]

Doha Bank CEO honoured at 'ICAI International Research Awards 2021'...

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) has honoured Doha Bank CEO Dr R Seetharaman during the 'ICAI International Research Awards 2021' hosted recently by the research committee of the ICAI and viewed by nearly 3,000 chartered acco...

 2021-09-22 20:00 

Gulf Times

[ Business ]

Ooredoo explores importance of social impact for businesses...

Ooredoo has participated in Dell Technologies Forum Middle East 2021. The event explored the growing importance for businesses to engage on social and environmental issues, both from a business perspective and as a contributor to human development....

 2021-09-22 19:49 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

Foreign Minister participates in 14th Global Governance Group (3G) ministerial meeting...
 2021-09-22 19:45 

Al Jazeera

Tunisia's Saied issues decree strengthening presidential powers...

Provisions laid out in a series of decrees almost two months after Saied sacked the government and suspended parliament....

 2021-09-22 19:45 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

Foreign Minister meets with CICA Executive Director...
 2021-09-22 19:44 

Al Jazeera

Conditions worsen for Haitian migrants on US-Mexico border...

Mexico and the US are preparing to fly more Haitian migrants away from camps that have been set up along the border....

 2021-09-22 19:44 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

Foreign Minister meets with Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Diaspora of Republic of Kosovo...
 2021-09-22 19:41 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

Southern Governor holds virtual Majlis...
 2021-09-22 19:38 

Kuwait News Agency

Kuwait Amir's Representative, PN meets Kosovo Pres....

NEW YORK, Sept 22 (KUNA) -- The representative of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber, His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah met at the headquarters of the Permanent Mission of Kuwait to the UN in New Yo...

 2021-09-22 19:36 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Sudan paramilitary chief faults politicians over failed coup...

Sudanese paramilitary leader and vice-president of the ruling sovereign council Mohamed Hamdan Daglo pointed a finger of blame Wednesday at politicians after a failed coup attempt, state media reported....

 2021-09-22 19:31 

Haaretz Daily

Israel seeks to revoke Jordanian-era law permitting West Bank men to rape wives...

The law, which is still in force from the period of Jordanian rule in the West Bank, is no longer in effect in Jordan itself...

 2021-09-22 19:30 

Arutz Sheva

Suspected terror attack in Binyamin, Arab suspect arrested...

Woman reports on PA vehicle that hit her and fled scene in area between Mikhmash and Neve Erez. Police arrest suspect at entrance to Azaria....

 2021-09-22 19:30 

Al Arabiya

Arab Coalition foils Houthi attack, destroys booby-trapped boats in the Red Sea...

The Arab Coalition on Thursday said it foiled an imminent attack by the Iran-backed Houthi militia using two booby-trapped boats off the coast of the...

 2021-09-22 19:29 

Kuwait News Agency

Qatar reports 138 COVID-19 infections...

DOHA, Sept 22 (KUNA) -- Qatar's Ministry of Health registered Wednesday 138 new COVID-19 infections, adding up the country's total cases to 235,907. In addition, 128 people healed as the overall count of recoveries has hit 233,728 since the COVID-...

 2021-09-22 19:28 

Kuwait News Agency

UAE condemns Houthi attempt to target Khamis Mushait with bomb-laden drone...

ABU DHABI, Sept 22 (KUNA) -- The UAE condemned, Wednesday, the Houthi terrorist militias' attempts to attack civilians and civil objects in Khamis Mushait, Saudi Arabia, with a bomb-laden drone, which was intercepted by the Coalition Forces. In a stat...

 2021-09-22 19:26 

Kuwait News Agency

Kuwait FM meets Irish counterpart...

NEW YORK, Sept 22 (KUNA) -- Kuwaiti Foreign Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Sheikh Dr. Ahmad Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Sabah on Wednesday met Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney on the sidelines of the 76th session of the UN General Assemb...

 2021-09-22 19:23 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Suspected terror attack in Binyamin, Arab suspect arrested...

Woman reports on PA vehicle that hit her and fled scene in area between Mikhmash and Neve Erez. Police arrest suspect at entrance to Azaria....

 2021-09-22 19:20 

Al Jazeera

What's fuelling the world's COVID-19 vaccination disparity?...

A report has accused leading COVID-19 vaccine producers of failing poor countries....

 2021-09-22 19:19 

Al Arabiya

Iran FM expressed 'very clear intent' to return to nuclear talks: Ireland FM...

Iran's foreign minister expressed a "very clear intent" to return to nuclear talks in Vienna, Ireland's foreign minister said on Wednesday after he met...

 2021-09-22 19:19 

Al Arabiya

New WHO air-quality guidelines aim to cut deaths linked to fossil fuels...

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday issued its first air quality guidelines since 2005, which aim to reduce deaths from key pollutants that...

 2021-09-22 19:16 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

RERA Chief Executive receives Indian ambassador...
 2021-09-22 19:14 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Algeria's first post-Bouteflika leader dies aged 79...

Veteran Algerian politician Abdelkader Bensalah, who served briefly as interim president after his mentor Abdelaziz Bouteflika was forced to resign in 2019, died Wednesday aged 79, the president's office said....

 2021-09-22 19:14 

SABA News

[ Yemen ]

Aggression violates Hodeida ceasefire agreement 192 times...

HODEIDA, Sep. 22 (Saba) - The aggression forces committed on Wednesday 192 violations of the ceasefire agreement in Hodeida province, a military official said....

 2021-09-22 19:13 

Kuwait News Agency

Kuwait FM attends meeting marking 20 anniversary of Durban Declaration...

NEW YORK, Sept 22 (KUNA) -- Kuwaiti Foreign Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Sheikh Dr. Ahmad Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Sabah on Wednesday participated in a high-level meeting of the UN General Assembly marking the 20th anniversary of the Du...

 2021-09-22 19:13 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

HH Shaikh Nasser congratulates Saudi leaders; stresses role of voluntary work...
 2021-09-22 19:11 

Al Arabiya

Explainer: Here's what we know about how US will lift COVID-19 travel restrictions...

President Joe Biden's administration plans to ease in early November COVID-19 pandemic-related travel restrictions that have barred people from much of the...

 2021-09-22 19:10 

SABA News

[ Yemen ]

Aggression launches 15 raids on Marib...

MARIB, Sep. 22 (Saba) - The US-Saudi aggression launched on Wednesday 22 raids on Marib province, a security official said....

 2021-09-22 19:09 

SABA Net

Saudi King: Houthi militia insists rejecting peaceful solutions...
 2021-09-22 19:06 

ISNA

Interview with Chairwoman of the Board of Akhgar Tabesh Company...

Tehran (ISNA) Dr. Maryam Boroumand, the chairwoman of the board of Akhgar Tabesh Company gave a detailed explanation about the company and its productions....

 2021-09-22 19:04 

Kuwait News Agency

UAE eases face mask rules in some places...

ABU DHABI, Sept 22 (KUNA) -- The UAE announced Wednesday that it is not mandatory to wear face masks in some public places, while social distancing of two meters remains in place. This decision comes after monitoring the noticeable decrease in the number ...

 2021-09-22 19:03 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

Interior Minister receives Bahraini Ambassador to France...
 2021-09-22 19:01 

Kuwait News Agency

Kuwait FM joins 3G meeting...

NEW YORK, Sept 22 (KUNA) -- Kuwaiti Foreign Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Sheikh Dr. Ahmad Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Sabah on Wednesday participated in the 14th ministerial meeting of the Global Governance Group (3G) at the invitation of ...

 2021-09-22 19:01 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

Interior Minister receives Tunisian ambassador...
 2021-09-22 18:59 

Bahrain News Agency

CBB's monthly issue of Treasury Bills oversubscribed...
 2021-09-22 18:53 

Al Arabiya

Algeria closes its airspace to Moroccan military and civil aviation...

Algeria has closed its airspace to Moroccan military and civil aviation, according to a statement released by the Algerian Presidency.The Algerian Supreme...

 2021-09-22 18:53 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

HH Shaikh Abdulla bin Hamad thanks Bahrain 1 Racing sponsors...
 2021-09-22 18:51 

Kuwait Times

Kuwait Amir congratulates Saudi Arabia on National Day...

KUWAIT: His Highness the Amir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah sent a cable of congratulations yesterday to the Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud on his country's National Day. In the cable, His Highness praised the kingdom's blessed ...

 2021-09-22 18:51 

Al Jazeera

US economy: Fed says tapering bond buying 'may soon be warranted'...

Fed signals it may start to dial back bond purchases if economic recovery progress continues as expected....

 2021-09-22 18:50 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

RERA Chief Executive receives Indian ambassador...

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