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  1. Qatar's UK investments touch 30bnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Peninsula

    FROM LEFT: Sheikh Hamad bin Faisal Al Thani, Lord Mayor Alderman Alan Yarrow, Sheikh Faisal bin Qassim Al Thani and Sheikh Dr Khalid bin Thani Al Thani at the business luncheon event yesterday. DOHA: With investment worth an estimated 30bn in the UK, Qatar is looking to further expand its stakes in Britain.

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  2. Huge dip in calling rates after Vodafone entry: CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: Competition in domestic telecom market has brought international calling rates significantly down in Qatar. International calling rates have fallen by up to 92 percent, when compared to same rates before Vodafone Qatar's entry to the market, Kyle Whitehill, CEO, Vodafone Qatar said here yesterday.

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  3. Qatar trade balance hits QR22.7bn, PPI declinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: Qatar's trade balance of goods, which represents the difference between total exports and imports, showed a surplus of QR22.7bn in December 2014, a decrease of QR11.1bn, or 32.8 percent, from a year ago. The Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics noted the total exports of goods decreased 21.7 percent in December 2014, compared to the same month in 2013.

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  4. Alex Brummer: Greek banks back on the frontline and why compromise...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Daily Mail

    ... the guardians of stability - will not want to be seen as the architect of a new era of mayhem. It was inevitable that Qatar (with Canadian backing) would eventually end up in control of Canary Wharf. It has deeper pockets than most, is enthusiastic ...

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  5. Brazil Under the Microscope in Doping ScandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | US News & World Report

    Brazilian swimming reached new heights in December when it topped the gold-medal table at the short-course world championships in Qatar. The South Americans are a growing power in the sport, and the results seemed to bode well for the host country at next year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

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  6. McNerney: Drop in fuel prices not affecting demand for Boeing aircraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Air Transport World

    ... with 97 tonnes maximum takeoff weight (MTOW), following the first commitment from Air Lease Corp. (ALC).... More Qatar Airways formally received the world's first Airbus A350-900 at ceremonies in Doha Wednesday, with the airline's chief also saying ...

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  7. On Native GroundTHE 'Shock Doctrine' and the So-Called Fiscal CliffRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2012 | American Reporter

    ... 194 states and the European Union that are currently attending the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Doha, Qatar, are totally unprepared for even small changes. In this century, we have experienced 333 consecutive months where the planet's ...

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  8. Doping Case Gives Unwanted Attention to Olympic Host NationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | ABC News

    Brazilian swimming reached new heights in December when it topped the gold-medal table at the short-course world championships in Qatar. The South Americans are a growing power in the sport, and the results seemed to bode well for the host country at next year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

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  9. Boss: Qatar Trip Very PositiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Everton FC

    Everton's first-team squad have arrived back on Merseyside refreshed and ready to tackle the remainder of the season. That's the declaration from manager Roberto Martinez after the players and backroom staff returned from their six-day training camp in Qatar on Tuesday evening.

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  10. Gallacher eager to have Warren aboard for AugustaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Sunday Herald

    ... making a Masters debut this season. Despite the disappointment of a second place finish in last week's Commercial Bank Qatar Masters, Warren jumped 23 spots to be the new World No. 56 and now just six places shy of boosting Scotland's Augusta ...

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  11. Renowned architect Hadid settles defamation lawsuit with criticRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... one thousand laborers who have perished" while building the Al Wakrah stadium she designed for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. Filler apologized for that passage Aug. 25, 2014, four days after the lawsuit began, noting that work on the stadium had not ...

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  12. Handball: Qatar make history with world semi-final spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Qatar's handball team created history on Wednesday when they qualified for their first ever world championships semi-final after beating Germany. Qatar's Zarko Markovic , Ameen Zakkar and Eldar Memisevic celebrate their win after the 24th Men's Handball World Championships quarter-finals match against Germany at the Lusail Multipurpose Hall in Doha.

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  13. TAP privatization process moves ahead slowlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Air Transport World

    ... with 97 tonnes maximum takeoff weight (MTOW), following the first commitment from Air Lease Corp. (ALC).... More Qatar Airways formally received the world's first Airbus A350-900 at ceremonies in Doha Wednesday, with the airline's chief also saying ...

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  14. Russia: 19 airlines took part in 2014 route subsidy programRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Air Transport World

    ... with 97 tonnes maximum takeoff weight (MTOW), following the first commitment from Air Lease Corp. (ALC).... More Qatar Airways formally received the world's first Airbus A350-900 at ceremonies in Doha Wednesday, with the airline's chief also saying ...

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  15. Lufthansa Group continues fleet modernization programRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Air Transport World

    ... with 97 tonnes maximum takeoff weight (MTOW), following the first commitment from Air Lease Corp. (ALC).... More Qatar Airways formally received the world's first Airbus A350-900 at ceremonies in Doha Wednesday, with the airline's chief also saying ...

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  16. Pay raises, fuel hedges to boost Virgin America's 2015 costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Air Transport World

    ... with 97 tonnes maximum takeoff weight (MTOW), following the first commitment from Air Lease Corp. (ALC).... More Qatar Airways formally received the world's first Airbus A350-900 at ceremonies in Doha Wednesday, with the airline's chief also saying ...

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  17. Dubai takes top slot as world's busiest international airportRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Air Transport World

    ... with 97 tonnes maximum takeoff weight (MTOW), following the first commitment from Air Lease Corp. (ALC).... More Qatar Airways formally received the world's first Airbus A350-900 at ceremonies in Doha Wednesday, with the airline's chief also saying ...

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  18. Qatari Delegation to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening BellRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | GlobeNewswire

    Qatari Delegation will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square. In honor of the occasion, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Hamad Al-Thani, Special Envoy to His Highness Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Bin Khalifa Bin Al Thani, His Excellency Ali Sheriff Al Emadi, Minister of Finance for the State of Qatar, Sheikh Abdullah Bin Saoud Al Thani, Governor of Qatar Central Bank, and Sheikh Abdullah bin Mohammed Al Thani, Chief Executive Officer of Qatar Investment Authority will ring the Opening Bell.

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  19. Qatar's ties to militants complicate relations with US, neighborsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Stars and Stripes

    Even in a part of the world where tangled alliances are as common as sweet tea, one would be hard-pressed to find a country where the same few sweltering square miles house the sprawling operations hub for a huge U.S.-led air war and provide plush sanctuary to the likes of the Taliban and Hamas, both deemed terrorist groups by Washington. Perched on a tiny peninsula protruding into the Persian Gulf, Qatar is dwarfed by neighbors such as Saudi Arabia, but has displayed outsize foreign policy ambitions, with the ripple effects of its immense natural gas wealth being felt from the mosque minaret to the executive suite, and on battlegrounds from Libya to Syria and beyond.

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  20. Qatar World Cup should be played in winter - FIFA bossRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | West Australian

    FIFA general secretary Jerome Valcke has again indicated that the 2022 World Cup should be played in winter to avoid the blazing summer heat in Qatar. "I think it has also been confirmed by other members of the executive committee that the World Cup would be played in winter," he said in an interview with France-Info radio on Wednesday.

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