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  1. Qatar wins international road safety awardRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    London: The State of Qatar has won the Prince Michael Award for Traffic Safety at the ceremony in London, where the award was received by Brigadier General Engineer Mohammed Abdullah Al Malki, Secretary of the National Committee for Traffic Safety. The award reflects the high level of development in the State of Qatar in terms of safety and curbing of traffic accidents.

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  2. Qatar Rail clarifies pictures and news about Doha Metro circulating on social media as inaccurateRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Doha: Qatar Rail has come out with a clarification about some pictures and news, which has been circulating on social media and messaging apps. Qatar Rail said in a statement published on Twitter that the pictures and news are inaccurate and not official.

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  3. Indian playback singer to perform at QNCCRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Doha: Indian melody king Kumar Sanu will entertain Qatar residents with his soulful voice on December 28 at Qatar National Convention Centre from 7pm 11pm. Kumar Sanu a leading playback singer is popular for his songs like Yeh Kaali Kaali Aankhen, Ek Ladki Ko Dekha, Aankhon Ki Gusthakiyaan and many more.

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  4. Amir inaugurates Water Security Mega Reservoirs ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Doha: Amir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani inaugurated the Water Security Mega Reservoirs Project, which is the largest of its kind in the world, yesterday in Umm Salal Ali. The QR14.5bn project has a total water storage capacity of about 1,500 million gallons, and was implemented by Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation .

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  5. Israel Stands in Way of Qatar's Doha-Gaza Air Link ProposalRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    Qatar's point man to Israel and Gaza, Mohammad al-Emadi, revealed that Doha has proposed to Tel Aviv allowing an air link between it and the Hamas-ruled strip. Israel, however, rejected the proposal.

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  6. Qatar Foundation to Celebrate Qatar National Day at Darb Al SaaiRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    Qatar Foundation will celebrate Qatar National Day by hosting a range of fun and interactive activities at Darb Al Saai from December 12-20. The QF celebrations, under the overarching theme of 'together for our homeland', are designed to promote Qatar's culture, support the preservation of its rich traditions, and, ultimately, bring members of the wider community together.

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  7. Total knee replacement surgery at Aster HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    ... standard for treating such conditions. Commenting on the surgery Dr Tolessa said, "It has been over a decade for me in Qatar treating patients with arthritic knees and it has been a pleasure seeing patients' quality of life improve post-surgery." Dr ...

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  8. Third Shop Qatar offers treat for bargain hunters and fashionistasRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    The third edition of Shop Qatar, the country's only nation-wide shopping festival, is all set for a strong start with the first-ever six-day National Day Trade Festival which will kick off this Saturday, organisers have announced. Running for 35-days until January 20, Shop Qatar 2018 is expected to be a real treat for bargain hunters and fashionforward aficionados with the inaugural Shop Qatar Design District which will bring the latest fashion and lifestyle trends at Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre from January 5 to 12 with its 75 pop-up shops, 20 international fashion shows and 10 master-classes.

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  9. Qatar and Iraq sign agreements and MoUsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    ... Abdul Majeed Al Ani, Iraq's Minister of Trade, who is visiting Doha, co-chaired the session. H E Al Kuwari highlighted Qatar's friendly relations with Iraq, noting that the long history of geographical and cultural ties serves as an incentive for ...

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  10. Qatar ExxonMobil Open 2019: Doha ready for new season's first ATP World Tour eventRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Doha : With less than three weeks to the start of the Qatar ExxonMobil Open 2019, the Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex in Doha, venue of the tournament, has started to wear a new look as the necessary branding materials are already being put in place. The annual tennis tournament will be held from December 31, 2018 to January 5, 2019.

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  11. Qatar, the Netherlands sign football MoURead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Mansoor Al Ansari , Secretary General, QFA, Secretary General of KNVB, Gijs de Jong , and H E Dr Bahia Tahzib Lie , Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to Qatar, pose for a group picture along with other officials after the signing ceremony at Al Bidda Tower, yesterday. Doha: The Qatar Football Association and the Dutch Royal Football Association signed a Memorandum of Understanding at the QFA's headquarters at Al Bidda Tower, yesterday.

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  12. QICC showcases products at 6th General Conference and Exhibition of Arab Union ElectricityRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    DOHA: Qatar International Cables Company , aiming to establish more networks and promote collaboration among electricity corporations within the Arab Countries and their counterparts across the world, participated and showcased its products at the recently concluded 6th General Conference and Exhibition of Arab Union Electricity, which was held in Jordanian capital Amman from December 5-6, 2018. It was chaired by Eng Essa ben Hilal Al Kuwari, president of Kahramaa.

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  13. QFC takes part in Europe's top FDI business eventRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    DOHA: The Qatar Financial Centre has participated in Going Global Live and Foreign Direct Investment Expo, which was held at the ExCeL London Exhibition Centre in the United Kingdom. Going Global Live is considered one of the top European events for businesses looking to expand or set up overseas and brings together industry professionals to provide insight on conducting business internationally.

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  14. Offers galore at Malabar Gold & Diamonds FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    DOHA: Malabar Gold & Diamonds unveiled yesterday the details of their 8th edition of 'Malabar Gold & Diamonds Festival' in Qatar running till 12th of January, 2019. This season, Malabar Gold & Diamonds showcases the latest collection of gold, diamond & precious gems jewellery in their outlets, to celebrate this festive period.

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  15. Italy's national fencing team concludes training camp at the Aspire AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    The 12 young fencers travelled to Doha as part of a joint initiative between Aspire Academy, the Italian Fencing Federation and the Qatar Weightlifting and Fencing Federation. This alliance was formed in December 2017 to develop young Qatari and Italian fencers by providing them with quality training and top competition opportunities in both Qatar and Italy.

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  16. IBPC to institute Business Excellence Award 2019 in QatarRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    The Ambassador of India to Qatar, P Kumaran; IBPC President K M Varghese and other officials at the press conference held at the Indian Embassy in Doha, yesterday. DOHA: Indian Business and Professionals Council announced yesterday at a press conference to institute IBPC Business Excellence Award 2019 in Qatar.

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  17. Former Iceland coach Hallgrimsson takes over as Al Arabi coachRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Sheikh Khalifa bin Hamad Al Thani, President of the Al Arabi Club, poses with new Al Arabi coach Heimir Hallgrimsson after a press conference in Doha, yesterday. Former Iceland boss Heimir Hallgrimsson said Qatar "was the place to be" as he was officially unveiled as the coach of club side Al Arabi in Doha yesterday.

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  18. Ashghal signs contracts worth QR679mRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    The Public Works Authority 'Ashghal' yesterday announced the signing of four contracts for road improvement projects at a total value of about QR59m. Ashghal also signed two contracts for drainage projects worth more than QR620m.

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  19. Europe to face US in track meet before 2019 worldsRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... Track & Field for the Sept. 9-10 event at Dinamo Stadium in Minsk. The world championships open on Sept. 27 in Doha, Qatar. Winners of individual events in Minsk will get 7,000 euros ($7,900) in prize money, and relay teams will share 6,000 euros ...

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  20. Palestinians: Qatar seeking to establish Palestinian state in GazaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jerusalem Post

    A Palestinian Hamas-hired civil servant displays U.S. Dollar banknotes after receiving her salary paid by Qatar, in Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip December 7, 2018.. Palestinian officials on Tuesday accused Qatar of working toward establishing a "separate Palestinian state" in the Gaza Strip and called for the expulsion of the emirate's envoy, Mohammed Al-Emadi.

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