Qatar

Type: Country
Name: Qatar
population: 768,464
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 6 mins ago - 3 reports

Food wastage in the Gulf increases during Ramadan

During the month of Ramadan, charities collect enough leftover food from homes and hotels to feed at least 1,000 people every day.On some days, there is so much leftover food at some places that these organisations find it difficult to collect and distribute ... [Published Qatar Living - 6 mins ago]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated 13 hours ago - 4 reports

Qatar cuts LSE stake

: Saturday, July 12 - 2014 @ 00:14Qatar has sold a 5% stake in the London Stock Exchange for £260.1m ($442.6m), cutting its holding by a third and making a profit of around 20%, Reuters has reported. The Gulf country’s sovereign wealth fund, Qatar Holding, ... [Published AME Info - 13 hours ago]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 6 reports

Qatar confirms two citizens held

\"They were arrested and are being questioned." Qatar's Al-Arab daily had reported that three Qataris had been subjected to"arrest and torture" in the UAE capital Abu Dhabi. Relations between Qatar and its Gulf neighbours Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Bahrain ... [Published Frontier Post - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 4 reports

U.S. Ambassadors to Kuwait, Qatar confirmed

WASHINGTON, July 11 (KUNA) -- The Senate confirmed Thursday the U.S. Ambassadors to Kuwait Douglas Silliman and Qatar Dana Smith while 43 more ambassadors await to be confirmed.In a statement by Secretary of State John Kerry, he stressed "I am reminded ... [Published Kuwait News Agency - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 2 reports

Foreign Minister leads Qatar delegation to OIC meeting

Jeddah: The Foreign Minister H E Dr Khalid bin Mohamed Al Attiyah led yesterday Qatar’s delegation to the extraordinary meeting of the Executive Committee of Foreign ministers of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) member states , which kicked ... [Published Qatar Peninsula - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 2 reports

56.5% Indonesian expats in Qatar vote for Prabowo-Hatta

Ailyn AgoniaDohaThe combination of presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto and vice-presidential hopeful Hatta Rajasa garnered 2,087 votes equivalent to 56.5 percent of the total number of votes cast by Indonesian expats who took part in the direct election ... [Published Qatar Tribune - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 3 reports

HE Qatar’s Labor Minister Meets Indian Ambassador

Doha, July 10 (QNA) - HE Minister of Labor and Social Affairs Dr. Abdullah Saleh Al Khulaifi met Thursday with India's Ambassador to Qatar Sanjeev Arora. ... [Published Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies - Jul 10 2014]
Entities: Labor, Qatar, Sanjeev Arora
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 3 reports

Qatar Exchange Index Adds 543.01 Points This Week

Doha, July 10 (QNA) - Qatar Exchange index gained 543.01 points (+4.39%) this week when the bourse closed Thursday afternoon at 12,919.63 points.The trading value of QR 2,659,119,013.58 this week is a decrease by 20.95% compared to QR 3,363,861,784.44 ... [Published Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies - Jul 10 2014]
Entities: Qatar, Index, Bourse
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 8 reports

Qatar cuts stake in UK bourse

LONDON — Qatar has sold a 5 percent stake in the London Stock Exchange for 260.1 million pounds ($442.6 million), cutting its holding by a third and making a profit of around 20 percent, according to Reuters calculations. Qatar Holding, an investment ... [Published Saudi Gazette - Economy - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 14 reports

London Stock Exchange share price falls 3.5% as Qatar slashes its stake

Qatar Investment Authority, the oil-flush emirate’s sovereign wealth fund, is slashing its stake in the London Stock Exchange by almost a third before the bourse issues $1.6bn (£930m) of new shares to fund its biggest ever acquisition.It had a 15% stake ... [Published Management Today Magazine - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 2 reports

Big potential to boost Qatar, Canada trade ties: Envoy

Ramy SalamaDohaThere is great potential for expansion of economic and trade ties between Qatar and Canada, feels the Canadian Ambassador to Qatar HE Andr` Dubois.Speaking to Qatar Tribune in a recent interview, the ambassador said,"Canada and Qatar are ... [Published Qatar Tribune - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 5 reports

Qatar confirms two citizens held in UAE

Related Qatar has confirmed the arrest in the of two of its citizens, described as "spies" by Emirati media, adding to tension between the Gulf neighbours.Hamad Ali al-Hamadi and Yousef Abdelsamad al-Mulla were arrested on June 27 at the Ghweifat border ... [Published Al Ahram - Jul 10 2014]

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"We should study the offers properly and then invite investors for cooperation" he said
He added: "As the region's premier manufacturer of steel structures, EBS is well-positioned to cater to this market demand and execute even the most challenging of steel building projects to world-class standards."
Emirates president Tim Clark said, "With the order for 150 777Xs, Emirates now has 208 Boeing 777s pending delivery, creating and securing jobs across the supply chain.”"

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Emerging markets in a strong recovery phase [Published Gulf News - 40 mins ago]
Investors wisen up to emerging markets [Published Gulf News - 40 mins ago]
GCC inflation rates between 1.5% and 3.4% by en... [Published Zawya.com - 52 mins ago]
Israel vows no let-up as Gaza toll tops 120 [Published Gulf News - 1 hour ago]
An awkward spot [Published Times Argus - 1 hour ago]
Two Suspects Implicated in Bahraini AlEker Terr... [Published MENAFN - 1 hour ago]
Two New Martyrs Rises Toll of Israeli Aggressio... [Published MENAFN - 1 hour ago]
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IBQ, W Doha Hotel celebrate Garangaoo at Hamad ... [Published AME Info - 1 hour ago]
GCC Pharmaceutical Congress to discuss medicati... [Published AME Info - 1 hour ago]
Egypt and possibly Qatar present cease-fire dea... [Published Ynet News - 1 hour ago]
2015 Mitsubishi Evo, 2017 Porsche Boxster, Nort... [Published MotorAuthority - 2 hours ago]
NATIONAL - Dera Bugti: Militants blow up gas pi... [Published The Nation Pakistan - 2 hours ago]
Dancing to a dangerous tune [Published The News International - 2 hours ago]
Qatar to invest USD182b in developmental projects [Published MENAFN - 3 hours ago]
Qatar's Investcorp acquires SPGPrints for USD327m [Published MENAFN - 3 hours ago]
BMW posts 25% growth in MidEast sales in H1 [Published Arabian Business - 3 hours ago]
Egypt, Jordan urge world to intervene in Gaza [Published i24news - 3 hours ago]
Ramadan Fasting Illuminates Health and Disease [Published Health Canal - 4 hours ago]
Senate confirms two ambassadors. Only 27 more t... [Published DailyMe.Com - 4 hours ago]
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David Rosenberg: War and mayhem good for defenc... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - 11 hours ago]
It is more than just a touch ironic that we are on the precipice of commemorating the 100th anniversary of the First World War, a war that was presaged by a wave of regional conflicts and ended with a complete redrawing of the global map, since today’s ...
Senate confirms two ambassadors. Only 27 more t... [Published Daily Kos - 14 hours ago]
Senate Republicans are continuing their slow walk , dragging out every Obama nomination that they can in their ongoing temper tantrum of having one of their obstruction tools taken away from them last year with limited filibuster reform. They're not ...
Clinton Foundation, Hamas Share Major Donor [Published Washington Free Beacon - 16 hours ago]
The Clinton Foundation and the terror group Hamas share a key donor: The government of Qatar, a leading backer of terror groups that has emerged in recent years as Hamas’ chief financial lifeline. Qatar, which has been designated by the State Department ...
Qatari branch of the Syrian opposition: Ahmad M... [Published The Angry Arab News Service/وكالة أنباء العربي ... - 17 hours ago]
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Beyond the World Cup Headlines: Tears in Brazil... [Published Global Voices Online - 20 hours ago]
A young woman stages a lone protest against FIFA in front of the Maracana stadium after Belgium played Russia in their group stage match on June 22, 2014, despite a large security cordon designed to block such demonstrations against the 2014 World ...
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ISIL takes hold of Iraq's largest refinery [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jun 18 2014]
More sponsors revolt over Qatar Cup [Published Reuters Video: Business - Jun 09 2014]
The Non-Constitutional Non-Crisis [Published Slate Magazine - Jun 05 2014]
Qatar 2022: what happens now? [Published Reuters Video: Business - Jun 02 2014]
Is the U.S. More Like Sweden or Qatar? [Published Slate Magazine - May 06 2014]
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Qatar Solar Energy Signs Landmark Agreement Wit... [Published Financial Services - Jul 01 2014]
Asian LNG imports drop off, Qatar looks for oth... [Published Platts - News - Jun 29 2014]
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