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1 hr ago | The Peninsula

Korean kites take to the skies

Professional Korean kite flyers at the Kite Flying Event held at the Museum of Islamic Art Park yesterday.

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Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia, Middle East, Qatar Travel, Travel, Middle East Travel

5 hrs ago | AME Info

Qatar Foundation celebrates Cultural Diversity at International Festival

Prepare monthly financial reports and maintain full set of accounts and perform reconciliation of receivables, payables and bank balances and ensure monthly closing by stipulated deadlines.

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9 hrs ago | Express India

Doha Bank to purchase HSBC Bank Oman business in India

Summary Qatar-based Doha Bank has entered into an agreement with HSBC Bank Oman to purchase the latter's banking business in India.

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13 hrs ago | AME Info

Cathay Pacific, Qatar Airways celebrate launch of new code-share agreement

Prepare monthly financial reports and maintain full set of accounts and perform reconciliation of receivables, payables and bank balances and ensure monthly closing by stipulated deadlines.

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Related Topix: Qatar Travel, Travel, World News, Middle East, Middle East Travel, Australia, Oceania, Pacific Travel, Australia Travel, Asia Travel, Japan Travel, Sydney, Australia Travel

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Nepalnews.com

Qatar to improve labour laws: EU parliamentarian

Qatar has promised to improve its labour laws, a member of the European parliament visiting the Gulf Arab state said, after persistent criticism from human rights group over its treatment of workers.

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The Daily Star

Gulf deal leaves the ball in Qatar's court

DUBAI: Wealthy Gulf Arab states have reached a "vague" compromise to thaw tensions over the Muslim Brotherhood with Qatar, which has yet to prove its good intentions, analysts say.

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The Jewish Journal

Local rabbis participate in Qatar interfaith dialogue

Two local rabbis were among the approximately 12 Jewish leaders from around the world who took part in last month's 11th Doha Interfaith Conference in Qatar.

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Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Religion, Judaism, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, Beverly Hills, CA, Opinion

Daily Mail

Father of four was scalded by boiling cup of tea spilled over him...

Kate's Baywatch moment: Duchess runs on towering wedges as she joins William on Manly Beach in Sydney to meet lifeguards 'I hope you die!' Furious judge lashes out at convicted killer after she snickers and asks 'is that it?' as victim's aunt recounts murder 'These statements are fabricated': X-Men accuser who claims he was raped next to hot tub at ... (more)

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The Peninsula

QE index breaks 8-year peak in intra-day trade

By Satish Kanady DOHA: Qatar bourse index breached its eight-year peak level in intra-day trade yesterday.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Peninsula

SickKids continues to help children with complex illnesses

DOHA: Children in Qatar countinue to benefit from the complex care initiative implemented through the partnership between Hamad Medical Corporation and The Hospital for Sick Children based in Canada.

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Related Topix: Middle East, World News, Long Term Care, Health

NBR Newsroom

Carry On: Cathay-Qatar codeshare, Airbus corporate jet, Emirates appeal and more

Hong Kong-Doha codeshare covers NZ, Australia A new codeshare agreement between Oneworld members Cathay Pacific Airways and Qatar Airways will give Kiwi travellers more choices in flights to Europe as well as open up new destinations in the Middle east and Africa.

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Fox News

Gulf Arab states strike deal with Qatar in Saudi Arabia to heal rifts after ambassadors row

A statement by the Gulf Cooperation Council says the bloc has agreed on the mechanisms to implement a security pact, marking a possible first step toward bridging deep rifts among its six energy-rich Arab states.

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The Peninsula

Qatar Stock Exchange up 0.78pc

DOHA: Qatar Exchange added 97.12 points when the bourse closed at 12,550.98 points Thursday afternoon.

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AME Info

Qatar Duty Free named Travel Retailer of the Year at DFNI Global Awards

Qatar Duty Free , the second largest Duty Free operator in the Middle East, has won the title of Travel Retailer of The Year, at the 2014 DFNI Global Awards for Travel Retail Excellence.This is the third time that QDF has won the Travel Retailer of The Year award.

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Turkish Daily News

Qatar and Turkey, new business allies

Last week I wasn't able to write an article as I was attending the Turkish Festival in Doha.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Al Bawaba

Qatar High School Students Hone Research Skills at Planet Georgetown Week

Twenty-six Qatar-based high school students recently completed the Georgetown University in Qatar Planet Georgetown week-long after-school research program.

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The Peninsula

Arab families hit by - cultural invasion'

H H Sheikha Moza bint Nasser participating in the plenary session on 'Families Matter' for the Doha International Conference on the Family yesterday.

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The Peninsula

Qatar to establish five bodies to push exports

BY MOHAMMAD SHOEB DOHA: Qatar will set up five sectoral commissions to support local companies to facilitate exports and participate in international trade and investments.

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Laughing Squid

'Welcome to Doha', A Time-Lapse Look at the Capital of Qatar

Directed by local producer Hussam Maatouk and shot by San Diego photographer Michael Shainblum , "Welcome to Doha" is a time-lapse exploration of Doha , Qatar's capital and largest city.

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Al Bawaba

HMC Relocates Intravenous Therapy Unit to Hamad Bin Khalifa Medical City

The relocation move aims at providing higher levels of comfort and privacy for patients, as well as to meet increasing demands for intravenous services and adapt to the continued population growth of Qatar Hamad Medical Corporation has moved its Intravenous Therapy Unit to a new location at Hamad Bin Khalifa Medical City as part of ongoing plans to ... (more)

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