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  1. Qatar Pavilion attracts two million visitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Peninsula

    Doha: Qatar's pavilion in Expo Milano had two million visitors since the launch of the exhibition in May, a statement from the Ministry of Economy and Commerce said yesterday. According to the statement, Qatar's pavilion was one of the top 10 most visited.

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  2. 2010-2013 Ford Taurus-MKS recalled over handle defectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Peninsula

    Doha: The Ministry of Economy and Commerce, in collaboration with Almana Motors Company, the dealer of Ford in Qatar, has announced the recall of Ford Taurus-MKS 2010-2013 models due to defects in the interior door handle. The recall is within the framework of the ministry's ongoing coordination and follow-up to ascertain dealers' commitment to follow up defects and repair them to protect consumers' rights.

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  3. Embassy launches Kulinarya Qatar to promote PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Peninsula

    BY RAYNALD C RIVERA DOHA: The Philippine embassy is keen to boost Philippine tourism with the launch of Kulinarya Qatar, a first-of-its-kind initiative which utilises Filipino cuisine as a vehicle to promote the country as a leading culinary, tourist and business destination. "I have been in the diplomatic service for more than two decades and I've always believed that food plays a major role in promoting a country's national identity and culture," said Ambassador Wilfredo C Santos at the formal launch of Kulinarya Qatar on Thursday at InterContinental Doha The City.

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  4. Ooredoo unveils enhanced Wi-Fi and support services for Fibre customersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Peninsula

    Doha: Ooredoo has announced the launch of two new services to enhance Fibre customers' online experience. For new Fibre customers, Ooredoo is launching SuperNet Fibre Wi-Fi Broadband Gateway, a new device that uses the best-in-class Wi-Fi performance to deliver better coverage, faster speeds and offer the best Wi-Fi performance of any fixed carrier in Qatar.

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  5. WCMC-Q future doctors attend White Coat ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Peninsula

    Doha: The hopes and ambitions of 47 young people were summed up as Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar held its annual White Coat ceremony. The event marks the moment when the 47 students who this year have been accepted onto the medical programme don the white coat of the physician for the first time marking their induction into the world of medicine and healing.

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  6. Applebee's raises QR70,000 for QRCS fund for childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Peninsula

    Doha: In a continuing effort to ensure their social responsibility and commitment towards worthy causes, the restaurant chain, Applebee's represented by Al Jassim Group, embarked on a charitable mission this Ramadan and donated QR70,000 to Qatar Red Crescent Society in support of their Children's Heart Surgery Fund. The restaurant chain invited QRCS to collaborate with them through their 'Dining to Donate' fundraiser.

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  7. Qatar inflation to remain low in 2015: QNBRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: Qatar's consumer price index inflation remained moderate in the first seven months of 2015. Consumer price index inflation is estimated to have averaged 1.5 percent in the year to July compared with 3.1 percent in 2014, QNB's economic commentary on Qatar noted yesterday.

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  8. Langham Group plans to set up hotel in DohaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Peninsula

    ... Group that encompasses a family of distinctive hotels under the Langham Hotels and Resorts confirmed its interests in Qatar. "Yes, we are coming to Qatar. We have scheduled a meeting with our partners in Doha next month," Robert Warman, Chief ...

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  9. Qatar trade balance down 1.4 percent in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: Qatar's trade balance achieved a surplus of QR14.3bn in July, down 1.4 percent compared to the previous month and down 55.6 percent compared to July 2014. A report released today from the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics showed that exports for July were worth QR23.5bn, down 41.7 percent compared to the same month of last year and 1.1 percent month-on-month, QNA reported.

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  10. Lusail hosts seminar on upcoming tendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Peninsula

    ... with international contracting companies in Lusail City. Lusail City is one the major projects under development in Qatar in line with international sustainable practices. Spread over 38 square kilometres, the city will encompass residential and ...

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  11. Mohamed Fahmy's fate borne of poor decision-making the world over: AnalysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Toronto Star

    ... legal system stinks like kangaroo, now more than ever. One, most assuredly, emanates from government circles in Qatar, which owns Al Jazeera, the multi-faceted news organization that has both thrilled and disheartened so many viewers in its brief ...

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  12. Egyptian court sentences Al-Jazeera reporters to three years in jail in shock rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Raw Story

    ... was tried in absentia after being deported early this year. Canada called for the "immediate return" of Fahmy, while Qatar-based Al-Jazeera denounced the verdict as an "attack on press freedom". "It's a dark day for the Egyptian judiciary," Giles ...

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  13. Jail sentences for Al-Jazeera journalists condemnedRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | Scotsman.com

    ... Peter Greste and Egyptian producer Baher Mohammed embroiled their journalism in the wider conflict between Egypt and Qatar following the 2013 military ousting of Islamist president Mohammed Morsi. It was not immediately clear how the sentence would ...

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  14. Oman outlast Saudi Arabia to emerge GCC U-17 championsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Times of Oman

    Oman team hold the national flag as they celebrate with their trophy after defeating Saudi Arabia 5-3 via penalties in the final of the GCC Under-17 Football Championship in Doha on Saturday. Photo - Karim Jaffar Muscat: The Sultanate junior squad overcame formidable Saudi Arabia via penalties to emerge the winners at the GCC Under-21 Football Championship in the Qatar on Saturday.

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  15. Qatar coach Carreno hails teama s aggressive approachRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Peninsula

    Qatar's coach Daniel Carreno gestures during the friendly match against Singapore in Doha on Friday and Qatar Right:Singapore players vie for the ball possession during the friendly match. DOHA: Qatar's convincing 4-0 win over Singapore on Friday has delighted coach Daniel Carreno who said his team was ready for World Cup qualifying game against Bhutan next week.

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  16. Two million visit Qatar's pavilion in Expo Milano: MinistryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: Qatar's pavilion in Expo Milano has emerged as one of the top 10 visited pavilions with two million visitors since the expo's launch in May, a statement from the Ministry of Economy and Commerce said Saturday. The Qatari wing reflected the country's heritage and also displayed a commitment to preserving the environment as a key factor for achieving sustainable development.

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  17. Amal Clooney Responds to Al Jazeera Journalists' Sentencing: "The...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... Peter Greste and Egyptian producer Baher Mohammed embroiled their journalism into the wider conflict between Egypt and Qatar following the 2013 military ouster of Islamist President Mohammed Morsi . It wasn't immediately clear how the sentence would ...

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  18. Al-Jazeera to appeal 'grotesque' verdict to jail journalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | DNA India

    The Qatar-based broadcaster said it would appeal the "grotesque" verdict as soon as the Cairo court has explained its decision. Al-Jazeera vowed on Saturday to appeal an Egyptian court verdict to sentence three of its journalists to three years in prison, calling it a "deliberate attack on press freedom".

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  19. Confronting anti-Israel views in SwedenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Jerusalem Post

    Unlike other anti-Israeli organizations that are grassroots movements consisting mainly of Arabs, the "Jerusalem Committee" consists of Swedish politicians. A new anti-Israeli organization has emerged in Sweden.

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  20. The Latest: Greste calls on el-Sissi to 'undo injustice'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... the comments Saturday in a short televised news conference from the satellite news network's headquarters in Doha, Qatar. Trendle called the ruling "a dark day for the Egyptian judiciary" and said the network had "comprehensibly debunked" the claims ...

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