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Hamas this morning denied claims that its Political Bureau chief, Khaled Mashaal, was being expelled from longtime ally Qatar. The initial report came just days after seven leaders of the Muslim Brotherhood were expelled from the country , having sought refuge from an Egyptian government crackdown.
Families of the kidnapped soldiers protest in front of the Grand Serail during a Cabinet session in Beirut. BEIRUT: The Nusra Front threatened to kill one of the Lebanese soldiers it is holding Tuesday, an indication that Qatari-brokered negotiations to end the hostage crisis have reached an apparent deadlock.
DOHA: Qatar Petroleum International Ltd has partnered with Teach For All to strengthen its global network of independent social enterprises that are addressing educational inequality worldwide in more than 30 countries. As part of the partnership, QPI has awarded Teach For All a $500,000 grant.
Nearly 98% of High Net Worth Individuals in Qatar acquired their wealth in less than 20 years, with 38% of which successfully reaching the HNW status within less than 10 years. According to the latest global report in the Barclays Wealth Insights series, HNWIs living and working in Qatar accrued wealth at the fastest rate globally.
Qatar has issued a new law to regulate charities in the Gulf state amid growing concern in the West over funding received by Islamic State militants. Local media said the Qatari ruler, Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, approved the law on Monday aimed at charity organizations involved in politics, as well as those that sent money abroad or received foreign financing.
Tigerair's Rs 10 one-way fare offer to Singapore would be applicable only on roundtrip tickets from India, under which the fare could be as low as Rs 7,499 including taxes. Initiating a fare war on global routes, Qatar Airways and Singaporean budget carrier Tigerair on Monday announced massive limited-period discounts hoping to corner a chunk of the Indian travel market.
Qatar has denied an accusation by Libyan Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni that it sent three military aircraft loaded with weapons to a Tripoli airport controlled by an armed opposition group. In a statement to Qatar's news agency , Assistant Foreign Minister for Foreign Affairs Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Rumaihi described the allegation as misleading and unfounded.
DOHA: Qatar University has set up a dedicated Qatarisation unit as part of its Human Resources Department to train and prepare nationals for top positions within the university, its president Dr Sheikha Abdullah Al Misnad has said. "We are very proud of these efforts which were recognised with the Qatarisation Partnership Award by Qatar Petroleum this year", Al Misnad said in her Annual Convocation address on Sunday marking the beginning of the new academic year at the university.
Top from left, Jordanian Foreign Minister, Sheikh Sabah Khaled al Hamad, Foreign Minister of United Arab Emirats sheik Abdullah Bin Zayed al Nahyan, unidentified, Spanish Foreign Minister Jose Manuel Garcia-Margallo, Norwegian Foreign Borge Brendem, front row from left, Iraqi President Fouad Massoum, French President Francois Hollande, French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, and Italian Foreign Minister Federica Mogherini prepare to walk away after a group photo at the French Foreign ministry in Paris, Monday Sept. 15, 2014, prior to a meeting on the Islamic State group.
15, 2014. Graphic shows possible coalition support in the fight against the Islamic State and UPDATES with commitments from Germany, England and Australia; 4c x 4 1/2 inches; 195.7 mm x 114 mm; WASHINGTON - Just miles from where former Guantanamo Bay terror suspects have resettled, American warplanes take off from Qatar's al-Udeid air base in the global war on extremism.
Kenya and Qatar have signed a maritime cooperation agreement to enable direct shipping between Mombasa and Doha ports, the Statehouse said Friday. The deal is part of several initiated when President Uhuru Kenyatta visited Qatar earlier this year.
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Palestinian Authority President Mahmud Abbas with Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad al-Thani and Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal in Doha on August 21, 2014. WASHINGTON - It was the first Persian Gulf state to establish ties with Israel, the first to welcome Israeli students and the only one to allow direct dialing to Israel.
Several top members of the Muslim Brotherhood have been asked to leave Qatar, an Egyptian leader of the group said Sunday. The apparent sudden push from Qatar comes amid longstanding pressure against the Brotherhood in the region, which began with its ouster from authority in Egypt several years ago.
The Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani with the Lebanese Prime Minister Tammam Salam at the Emiri Diwan yesterday. Doha: The Lebanese Prime Minister, Tammam Salam, yesterday described his talks with the Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani as constructive, saying he discussed issues of concern to both countries and the region.
DOHA: Qatari Diar Real Estate Investment Company yesterday said it is embarking on a brand-new seaside residential project in Istanbul, Turkey. The Sea Pearl Ataky development is steeped in luxury and innovation.
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