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3 hrs ago | Marine News
Gulf Drilling International Limited, a subsidiary of Gulf International Services , the largest oilfield service company in Qatar, has awarded two contracts worth US110 million to Nakilat-Keppel Offshore & Marine , a joint venture shipyard between Nakilat and Singapore's Keppel Offshore & Marine .
7 hrs ago | The Peninsula
DOHA: Qatar bourse tumbled yesterday on weaker-than expected company earnings, coupled by heavy sell-off by local retail investors ahead of Eid holidays.
12 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post
In initiating a head-on collision with Israel in Gaza, Hamas is seeking to reinsert itself into popular legitimacy and diplomatic influence in the Arab world.
16 hrs ago | The Peninsula
DOHA: Telecom major Ooredoo's revenue touched QR16.5bn in the first half of 2014 , down 3 percent compared to a year ago.
20 hrs ago | The Peninsula
DOHA: Qatar Exchange index dropped 236.74 points Thursday to go below the threshold of 13,000 points and finished the day's trading at 12,952.82 points.
Israeli President Shimon Peres on Wednesday told United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon that Israel would not stand by while Qatar, which paid for the UN official's private flight to the Middle East, continued to finance Hamas militants, and took Ban to task for the two UN-run schools found to be housing Hamas rockets in Gaza.
Qatar recently cemented an enormous weapons deal with the United States. But this week, the tiny, resource-rich Gulf kingdom with outsized geopolitical ambitions - and a seemingly bottomless pocketbook - might be setting itself up for more problematic relations with the U.S. Last week, Qatar closed the largest sale of American weaponry so far this ... (more)
Speaking in Qatar, Hamas leader stipulates terms for agreeing to halt in fighting as ending Israeli "occupation" and for the Jewish state to "disarm"; claims no outside party can disarm terror group in Gaza Strip.
Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian held a meeting with his Qatari counterpart Mohammed Bin Abdullah Bin Mutib Al Rumaihi in Tehran on Tuesday, discussing the recent developments in Gaza, Syria and Iraq.
NEW YORK: The State of Qatar has stressed its solidarity with the Palestinian people in their legitimate struggle and it spares no effort in order to achieve a just and comprehensive peace.
Texas A&M University at Qatar received five Postdoctoral Research Awards recognitions totaling more than $1.47 million from the Qatar National Research Fund .
Doha: During Ramadan, and in fulfilment of its corporate social responsibility programme, a delegation from Qatar Railways Company visited Dhreima and praised its humanitarian efforts to support orphans and satisfy their needs.
Cairo: The Egyptian court that jailed Australian journalist Peter Greste and two other Al-Jazeera journalists for alleged ties with Islamists says "the devil guided" the group to spread false news defaming the country.
DOHA, Qatar & SAN DIEGO-- --Sidra Medical and Research Center will house a first-of-its-kind facility, the High-Throughput Genomics Center, to undertake population studies and genetic sequencing for the MENA region.
File - Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani smiles as he is welcomed upon arriving at Khartoum Airport for an official visit April 2, 2014.
When I roll up to the Urban Buggy for an interview with owner Dennis Comer , he's taking out the trash.
Main purpose of the position The Executive Secretary will provide all secretarial, technical, administrative and logistical services including correspondence, appointments, personal travel arrangements, communications, and documentation in the office of the Director General.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 10:27 pm
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