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1 hr ago | AME Info

Qatar's economy forecast to grow the most among GCC countries

The Professional Makeup Artist is responsibilities Demonstrating and implementing a practical understanding of lighting, the photographic process, colours and the impact of special effects/make e up processes on the skin; Understand the needs of each presenter/ guest to meet perspectives before doing actual styling.

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2 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

Columbia University Architecture Delegation Gains Insight into Education City

The graduate student and faculty visit aimed to cultivate a deeper understanding of Doha's extraordinary urban environment within the scale and scope of the architectural expansion underway at Qatar Foundation Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development recently hosted a delegation from Columbia University in the City of New ... (more)

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6 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

Doha Bank Achieves 1% Profit Growth with Impressive Ratios

His Excellency Sheikh Fahad Bin Mohammad Bin Jabor Al-Thani, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Doha Bank, the leading private commercial bank in Qatar, announced Doha Bank's financial results for the first quarter of 2014.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

The Peninsula

Qatar likely to invest $12bn in Turkey

Turkey's Minister of Economy Nihat Zeybekci , Qatar International Islamic Bank Chairman Sheikh Dr Khalid bin Thani bin Abdulla Al Thani , and Sheikh Faisal bin Qassim Al Thani , Chairman of Qatari Businessmen's Association, at a dinner with the Turkish Minister of Economy and his delegation at Renaissance Hotel yesterday.

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Al Bawaba

Qatar Rail offers 'largest-ever' insurance contract

The National Insurance Consortium will provide "construction all risks" and "third-party liability" insurance to Phase 1 of Doha Metro Project.

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The Peninsula

Qatari, Brazilian students showcase designs at expo

DOHA: The National Museum of Qatar opened yesterday an exhibition featuring the ten final design pieces of Qatari and Brazilian students at the recently concluded "Kheit" competition held as part of the Qatar Brazil 2014 Year of Culture.

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Examiner.com

Morgan State Choir set to embark on first Middle East Tour

Under the direction of Dr. Eric Conway, The Morgan State University Choir will embark on its first Middle East tour.

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The Peninsula

Ooredoo names new Nojoom partner

Doha: Ooredoo yesterday announced Ahli Bank as the new Nojoom partner, as it aims to expand Nojoom rewards programme in 2014.

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The Peninsula

Commercial Bank app now available for Windows phone

DOHA: The recently launched mobile banking application by Commercial Bank is now available for phones and gadgets based on Windows operating system as well.

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The Daily Star

Qaradawi attempts to soothe Gulf rift

DOHA, April 20: An influential Qatar-based Islamist whose fiery sermons strained ties between Doha and its neighbors sent a conciliatory message to countries he has criticized in an apparent attempt to help end a rift between the Gulf Arab allies.

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Al Bawaba

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A workshop aimed at familiarizing the supervisory and managerial staff with the new performance appraisal system was held at the Doha Hilton Hotel The Pharmacy Department at Hamad Medical Corporation has introduced a new appraisal system for pharmacists that assesses individual staff capabilities to provide the highest quality medicinal services.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Star Online

Qatar unveils desert sculpture by US artist

American artist Richard Serra with his major landscape commission East-West/West-East, which was unveiled this month at Brouq Nature Reserve, near Zekreet in western Qatar, approximately 60km from the capital Doha.

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The Peninsula

Qatar Charity opens two new villages for displaced Syrians

DOHA: Qatar Charity , a non-governmental humanitarian organisation involved in a wide range of relief work locally and internationally, yesterday announced the opening of two villages for displaced Syrians in the north of Syria.

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The Peninsula

Qatar GDP projected to hit $230bn

DOHA: Given Qatar's projected 6-7 percent growth rate for 2014-15, the countries GDP is expected to touch an estimated $230bn in the current fiscal.

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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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AME Info

Qatar Foundation celebrates Cultural Diversity at International Festival

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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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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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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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