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  1. QIC profits rise to over QR1bn in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: Qatar Insurance Company has reported a significant growth in its annual profit to over QR1bn for the year ended December 31, 2014 which is up 33 percent compared to 2013, according to a statement yesterday. With the strong performance, the company's board has recommended distribution of cash dividend of 25 percent from the share par value -- QR2.5 for each share and bonus shares of 15 percent of the share capital .

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  2. Transparency, best disclosure practices key for QE: OfficialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: The failure of some companies to provide information in English and Arabic; and the difficulty in reaching out to communication officials of listed companies are some of the key issues that stand in the way of transparency and disclosures of listed companies, a senior official of Qatar Exchange said yesterday. Attending a consultative meeting on QE's disclosure practices, the official noted that there is lack of commitment by some companies to announce disclosure dates.

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  3. Al Jazeera America Bans The Words 'Terrorism,'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Daily Caller

    The logo of Qatar-based Al Jazeera satellite news channel is seen in Doha in this Feb. 7, 2011 file photo. According to emails leaking to National Review, Al Jazeera America has banned a litany of terms typically associated with radical Islamic terrorists, including "Islamist," "jihad" and "terrorist."

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  4. Upbeat Qatar face Germany todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Peninsula

    Qatar's goalkeepers Goran Stojanovic in action against Austria's Robert Weber on Sunday during the Qatar 2015 24th Men's Handball World Championship and Danijel Saric reacts after making a save against Austria. Doha: Hosts Qatar will seek to continue their dream run at the 24th Men's Handball World Championship when they take on former champions Germany in the quarter-finals at Lusail Multipurpose Hall here today.

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  5. Qatar bourse index gains 84.41 pointsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Peninsula

    Doha: Qatar Exchange index gained 84.41 points or 0.71 percent as it closed yesterday at 11,920.48 points from the previous closing of 11,836.07. Among the top gainers were Commercial Bank whose share was up 1.52 percent to QR66.90, Doha Insurance was up 2.29 to QR26.75, Doha Bank rose 1.55 percent to QR59.10 and Vodafone Qatar added 2.73 percent to QR15.41.

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  6. Economy strong: QIFRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: A sustained oil price downturn is likely to result in considerable capital expenditure downsizing of strategic projects in the GCC. Given the sizeable investment by the government, Qatar's capex pipeline may be relatively resilient, the Qatar-focused GCC equity investment Fund "Qatar Investment Fund " noted yesterday.

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  7. The Zaha Hadid lawsuit and the critic's responsibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Los Angeles Times

    ... alone concern, for the estimated one thousand laborers who have perished" while constructing the Al Wakrah Stadium in Qatar. At the time the piece was published, construction had not yet started and there had been no worker deaths. After the suit ...

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  8. The car built just for kingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Fox News

    ... tinues. He's not exaggerating, either. Only 15 Mulsanne Majestics will be made, five of which are already destined for Qatar, specifically to Al Wajba Motors in Doha. The remaining Mulsanne Majestics will be divided between Saudi Arabia and the UAE.

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  9. Renowned architect Hadid settles defamation lawsuit with criticRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | AlertNet

    ... 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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  10. Jim Thorpe family chooses fate for daughter's killerRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Times News

    A Qatar judge has given a Jim Thorpe family the power to choose whether their daughter's killer will live or die. On Sunday, the judge overseeing Jennifer Brown's murder trial ruled that he would like to hear from her family about the fate of the Kenyan security guard who is on trial for the 2012 slaying of Brown.

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  11. Hotel Occupancy in the Middle East And Africa Region Up 3.9% to 61.9% for December 2014Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Hotel News Resource

    ... increases: Cairo, Egypt (+49.4 percent to 52.6 percent); Beirut, Lebanon (+24.3 percent to 56.3 percent); and Doha, Qatar (+15.3 percent to 74.4 percent). Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, had the highest increase in ADR (+9.7 percent to US$159.85). ...

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  12. EasyJet records improved 1Q figuresRead 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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  13. BOC Aviation signs for CFM enginesRead 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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  14. EASA issues warning about Pakistan airspaceRead 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. Tokyo Haneda Airport pushes for more nighttime LCC flightsRead 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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  16. Transaero's passenger traffic up 5.6% in 2014Read 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. Lawsuits: Zaha Hadid Settles Defamation Lawsuit Against CriticRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Curbed

    ... m that an "estimated one thousand laborers" working on the Al Wakrah stadium, the future site of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, had "perished while constructing her project thus far."

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  18. Mideast Stocks-Saudi Arabia jumps on bets that oil has bottomed outRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Reuters

    ... percent limit for two sessions in a row after its fourth-quarter results widely missed estimates last week. Industries Qatar, the Gulf's second-largest petrochemicals firm, rose 1.7 percent and was the main support for Doha's index, which edged up ...

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  19. IAG reveals first details of its Aer Lingus planRead 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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  20. American earns $2.9 billion 2014 net profit; decision not to hedge fuel pays offRead 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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