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  1. Al-Jazeera Egypt channel shuts downRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | The Lebanon Daily News

    The Doha-based Al-Jazeera satellite station has shut down its Egypt channel, which has been at the center of tensions between Egypt and Qatar. The closure of Al-Jazeera Mubasher Misr comes amid a Saudi-led effort to reconcile between Egypt and Qatar over the latter's support for the Muslim Brotherhood.

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  2. Al Jazeera closes Egypt channelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Al Bawaba

    Al-Jazeera's move to take its Egypt channel off the air comes amid attempts by Saudi Arabia and other Gulf countries to to mend the relationship between the two countries after months of tensions over Doha's support to the banned Muslim Brotherhood. Qatar's controversial Al-Jazeera Mubasher Misr announced on Monday that it is broadcasting its last news items before closure, as reconciliation efforts to mend tensions between Egypt and Qatar continue.

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  3. The Most 'Liked' Airline on Facebook is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Jaunted

    As of 9:30am EST today, that impressive number is the total number of Facebook "likes" for just one airline, Qatar Airways . Facebook may see almost 1.4 billion active users every month, but that 8+ million number for Qatar officially makes them the world's most "liked" airline on Facebook .

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  4. Leading the way -- Qatar the first to receive Airbus A350Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Al Bawaba

    Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker poses near one of the two Airbus A350-900 aircrafts for his company on December 22, 2014 at the Airbus Group center in Toulouse, southern France . The A350XWB widebody aircraft contain 276-369 seats in three passenger versions - A350-800, A350-900 and A350-1000 - and Airbus claims it offers 25 per cent lower fuel consumption than comparable aircraft.

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  5. Imprisoned journalist warned Al Jazeera tactics could come back to 'bite' themRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Brandon Sun

    An Egyptian-Canadian journalist who has spent the last year in a Cairo prison sounded the alarm about his network's approach to Egypt's precarious security situation months before he and his colleagues were arrested, documents obtained by The Canadian Press suggest. Mohamed Fahmy had taken over as acting bureau chief in Cairo for Qatar-based satellite news broadcaster Al Jazeera English in September 2013 when he raised the issue with his bosses, a series of emails show.

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  6. Egypt must maintain strong relations with the GulfRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Al Bawaba

    ... the first signs of light piercing the grey clouds hanging between both these capitals. One must commend the Emir of Qatar for making such a gesture of respect and esteem for the Egyptian president by sending his envoy, as one must commend the ...

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  7. Rome reveals plan for low-cost Olympic bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Los Angeles, San Francisco and Wash-ington are vying to be the US city. Other possible contenders include Doha, Qatar; Dubai, United Arab Emirates; Baku, Azerbaijan; Istanbul, Turkey; Budapest, Hungary; and a city or province in South Africa. The ...

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  8. Degremont and Marubeni Bags Wastewater Treatment and Recycling Plant Project in DohaRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | Release News

    ... spaces, market gardens, and to replenish groundwater. This contract strengthens the presence of SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT in Qatar where it also designed and built wastewater treatment facilities for Barwa City (50,000 inhabitants) and Lusail (250,000 ...

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  9. Qatar Airways takes delivery of first Airbus A350 XWBRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Air Transport World

    Qatar has 80 A350s on order with an initial contract in 2007, and is the launch customer for the new twin widebody aircraft. "We know there will be no new other new aircraft type [available] for the next 10 years; that's why the A350 has become so important to us," Qatar CEO Akbar Al Baker said during the delivery ceremony.

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  10. Airbus delivers first A350 plane to QatarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    In a move set to intensify competition with rival Boeing in the lucrative market for long-haul planes, Airbus on Monday delivered its first next-generation A350 jetliner to Qatar Airways. The European airplane manufacturer hopes the A350 will allow it catch up in the market for long-haul, mid-sized planes dominated by rival Boeing's 777 and 787.

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  11. The Lima Climate Summit: a Failure in All but NameRead the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | Counterpunch

    ... States had agreed to in the Kyoto Protocol and the 2012-2020 bridging agreement that had been agreed at COP18 in Doha, Qatar. Crucial to building a new agreement anchored in already agreed principles and improved ambition is the principle of common ...

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  12. Stereotypes and swimming: The Alia Atkinson storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Jamaica Observer

    ... that you would have persisted until a dream of a race, no pun intended, was realised on December 6, 2014 in Doha, Qatar. You equalled the 100-metre breaststroke record in a time of 1:02.36 minutes. You are the first black woman to have done this. ...

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  13. Airbus delivers first next-generation plane to Qatar AirwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | West Australian

    Airbus delivered its first next-generation A350-900 plane to Qatar Airways Monday in a formal ceremony that kickstarts its bid to erode rival Boeing's dominance in the lucrative long-haul market. The Doha-based company, owned by the energy-rich Gulf state, has ordered 80 of the planes, making it not only the launch customer but also the largest single customer of the fuel-efficient A350 so far.

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  14. Airbus A350 XWB ready for fliersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | CNN

    Qatar Airways is the global launch customer of the Airbus A350 XWB, accepting delivery of the next-generation aircraft in a ceremony on December 22. "It is more than a great day for Airbus," the manufacturer's CEO, Fabrice Bregier, told a press conference. "I would say it was an historic day."

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  15. RasGas Company Limited - Oil & Gas - Deals and Alliances Profile - New Market ReportRead the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | PR-inside.com

    ... partnerships. RasGas develops offshore and onshore facilities for the extraction, processing and storage of gas from Qatar's North Field. The company's projects include Ras Laffan Helium Project, Al Khaleej Gas Project, Barzan Gas Project and Common ...

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  16. Nineteen Attain Sennheiser RF Expert CertificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | ProSoundWeb

    ... in planning the conference and entertainment facilities for the Sheraton Hotel and Conference Centre in Doha (Qatar). This included carrying out a thorough analysis of the wireless conditions at the location, planning the conference/interpreting ...

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  17. Beirut awaits Ankara response in bid to free hostagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | The Daily Star

    ... 10 days ago asking for help in the hostage crisis, but Turkish officials have not yet responded. He said Turkey and Qatar are the only two countries that could help end the nearly five-month-old crisis. The source said contacts held with Doha and ...

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  18. Qatar Airways is world's first airline to get the Airbus A350Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | USA Today

    Qatar Airways become the world's first airline to take delivery of Airbus' new A350 widebody aircraft on Monday. The handover came amid a ceremony at Airbus' production line facility in Toulouse, France.

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  19. SPX holds technology seminars in Qatar and UAERead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | AME Info

    ... to thank the SPX team for sharing their time and experiences with us," Jalal A. Zaid, Gas Production Engineer, Qatar Petroleum. Mortimer Buckley, General Manager for SPX Flow Middle East, commented, "We are delighted with the success of these first ...

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  20. Juventus vs. Napoli: Italian Super Cup 2014 Date, Live Stream, TV Info, PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | BleacherReport

    Two of Italy's powerhouses face off in Qatar on Monday to contest the 2014 Italian Super Cup in front of a Doha audience, with 's participation in the Champions League playoffs meant the original fixture - scheduled for August 24 - could not be played, but the chance for a midweek clash of this magnitude is nonetheless welcome. Read on for all the necessary viewing information for Monday's matchup, along with preview of which players and key head-to-head battle to keep an eye on.

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