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Qatar was represented in the meeting by HE the Minister of Justice and Acting Minister of State for

Qatar participated on Thursday in the...

Employers' views on job change requests will be heard: official

There will be a one-year ban on a worker who violates the clauses of...

QVCs in India to reopen on Dec 3

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) has announced that Qatar Visa Centres...

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Air Cargo Customs at Hamad International Airport (HIA) has arrested a...

The closure in co-ordination with the General Directorate of Traffic is to complete installation of

Temporary traffic closure on the Sabah Al Ahmad Corridor

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has announced a temporary...

Sheikha Alya Ahmed bin Saif al-Thani

Qatar slams coercive measures imposed by blockading nations

Qatar has called for condemning the unlawful unilateral coercive...


International
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‘Global Britain’ defends foreign aid budget cuts

Britain defended yesterday its planned cuts to its overseas aid budget after an outpouring of protests that it marks a life-threatening retreat on the government’s ambitions to play a global role after Brexit.

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Volunteers throng final trials for Chinese vaccine

Thousands of volunteers are flocking to research hospitals across Pakistan to join final-stage clinical trials of a Chinese-made vaccine for the coronavirus.

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South Korea reports biggest Covid-19 spike since March

South Korea reported 583 new coronavirus cases yesterday, the highest since March, as it grapples with a third wave of infections that appears to be worsening despite tough new social distancing measures.


Region
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Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei speaks during a meeting with the government over the ec

Supreme leader dismisses talks as Iran looks to post-Trump future

Iran’s supreme leader dismissed the prospect of new negotiations with...

A Palestinian man inspects the damage at the site of an Israeli air strike in the southern Gaza Stri

Hamas targets struck in Gaza after rocket fire

Palestinian fighters fired a rocket into Israel, drawing Israeli air...


Business
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IRAN

It’s seen taking more than Biden to fix Trump’s economic damage to Iran

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says it’ll be “very easy” for Joe Biden to repair relations between the Islamic Republic and the US. “The knotty problem can be untied with will and one decision,” he said in televised remarks on Wednesday.

Asia

Asia markets mostly up but virus, weak data keep traders cautious

Most Asian stocks rose yesterday – continuing this month’s vaccine-fuelled markets rally – but traders moved cautiously, with an eye on virus infections across the globe that are forcing governments to impose containment measures.

BSE

India stocks rise after governor Das flags strong recovery

India’s stock benchmark rose, following a volatile morning, after the central bank governor said the recovery in Asia’s third-largest economy has been stronger than expected.

KOREA

Bank of Korea’s Lee warns won bulls after upping growth view

Bank of Korea governor Lee Ju-yeol said the economy will likely shrink less than expected this year despite the worsening pandemic, though he issued a warning over rapid won gains that could undermine the pace of recovery.

QSE

Retail investors turn net buyers on QSE

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Thursday witnessed retail investors turn net buyers but overall it was on a weak wicket as it settled below the 10,300 levels.

Aviation

Aviation bodies seek airport slots relief for much of 2021

Global aviation heavyweights led by airline body IATA are pushing to suspend airport slot access rules until October 2021, they said yesterday, but will give some ground to budget carriers angered by measures they deem anti-competitive.

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Iran says the downing of the Ukrainian jet near Tehran was a ‘disastrous mistake’.

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