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1 hr ago | 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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6 hrs ago | 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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9 hrs ago | 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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13 hrs ago | 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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17 hrs ago | The Peninsula

Qatar Stock Exchange up 1.07pc

DOHA: Qatar Exchange pursued its upswing trend on Wednesday adding 131.97 points or 1.07 percent to advance to 12,453.86 points from 12,321.89 on Tuesday.

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20 hrs ago | AME Info

Total convenes Middle East energy leaders of tomorrow in Qatar for 'Alreyada 2014'

Our client a leading Property Development & Real Estate company is seeking a Facility Manager/MEP Engineer for their Riyadh head office.

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22 hrs ago | Vanguard

19-yr-old Pakistani nabbed with N228m heroin at MMIA

A 19-year-old Pakistani, Iftikihar Muhammed Arslan, has been arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, for attempting to smuggle 25 parcels of heroin into the country.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

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Many immigrant workers dying in Qatar

On International Workers Memorial Day, 28th April 2014, it is time to call the 2022 World Cup in Qatar by its proper name: a humanitarian crisis, says the International Labour Organisation .

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The Peninsula

Qatar to invest QR664bn in infrastructure

H E Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim Al Thani , the Minister of Economy and Trade, Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim Al Thani , Chairman of the Qatar Chamber, Abdulaziz bin Hamad Al Ageel, , GOIC Secretary General and Abdul Rahman Al Ansari , CEO of QIMC and other officials at an exhibition stall at the GCC and Yemen Building Materials Manufacturers Forum in Doha ... (more)

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Qatar Must Shun the Muslim Brotherhood

Muslim Brotherhood has enjoyed safe haven in Qatar and several Arab countries such as Saudi Arabia, UAE, and Bahrain.

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The Peninsula

Al-Attiyah meets Indian ambassador

DOHA: HE Chairman of the Administrative Control and Transparency Authority Abdullah bin Hamad Al-Attiyah met today with HE Indian Ambassador to Qatar Sanjeev Arora.

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The Peninsula

UCL Qatar conducts Gulf's first maritime archaeology co...

DOHA: Students from Qatar and Gulf region learned principles and practices of maritime archaeology here at the first accredited course ever held in this region.

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AME Info

Doha Bank named Best Retail Bank in Qatar by the Asian Banker

NKY is an Engineering and Project Management Consultancy Company. We are seeking electrical engineers in different years of experiences for our large scale construction and project management consultancy project in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

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Al Bawaba

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The title of the show, 'Strange Wonders' is based on a direct quotation from one of the Qatar oil pioneers, Thamir Muftah, who spent his youth at sea with the pearl-fishing fleet before beginning work in Qatar's oil industry in 1946 Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar is pleased to present the Faculty Exhibition 2104 'Strange Wonders' in ... (more)

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Peninsula

QDB, Qatar Shell to empower SMEs

DOHA: Qatar Shell through its partnership with Qatar Petroleum in Pearl GTL, and in collaboration with Qatar Development Bank , will reveal seven new supply chain opportunities at the upcoming 'SME Business Opportunity Workshop' scheduled on April 16 at Al Sharq Village & Spa.

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The Peninsula

Vehicle loans to Qataris growing fast

By SACHIN KUMAR Doha: Automobile loans taken by Qataris grew 32 percent to QR3.6m in December 2013 from QR2.7m in January 2013, which was double the growth seen in automobile loans taken by expatriates.

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The Peninsula

Deputy Premier meets Ethiopian ambassador

DOHA: HE Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Ahmad bin Abdullah Al Mahmoud met Monday with HE Ambassador of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia to Qatar Meganu Arga.

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Al Bawaba

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Qatar Science Leadership Program , a constituent of Qatar Foundation Research and Development , attracted more than 115 students to an open information session, signifying their growing interest in scientific research.

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The Peninsula

Emir meets Albanian PM

DOHA: HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani met on Monday morning at his ioffice at the Emiri Diwan with Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama and the delegation accompanying him.

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The Peninsula

Qatar Stock Exchange down 0.66pc

DOHA: The Qatar Exchange ended in the red area when trading closed Monday at 12,144.19 points or 0.66 percent down 81.00 points from the previous closing of 12,225.19 points.

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