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Doha Hosts GCC Workshop on Use of Technology in Municipal Services

Doha, September 18 (QNA) - A two-day GCC workshop on use of new technologies in the rendering of municipal services will get underway in Doha tomorrow, Wednesday. The workshop will be attended by electronic service specialists from Qatar as well

Economics / Politics

Energy Minister Leads Qatar Delegation to LNG Conference in Japan

Doha, September 18 (QNA) - HE the Minister for Energy and Industry Dr. Mohammed bin Saleh Al Sada left Doha Tuesday for Tokyo to lead a delegation from Qatar at the LNG Producer-Consumer Conference which opened Tuesday in Tokyo. HE

Economics / Politics

QCB Governor Expresses Satisfaction at Current Levels of Interest Rates

Doha, September 18 (QNA) - The Governor of Qatar Central Bank (QCB) on Tuesday expressed complete satisfaction at the current levels of the interest rates. HE QCB Governor Sheikh Abdullah bin Saud Al Thani said in press remarks that the


Ministry of Interior Unveils Instagram Account

Doha, September 18 (QNA) -The Ministry of Interior (MoI) Tuesday launched its official (instagram) account (moi_qatar) that facilitates citizens and residents to view the ministry s activities and all services pictorially. Instagram is a free photo-sharing program and social network

Politics / Sports

Spirit of Qatar Team Returns to Class One Action in Italian Grand Prix

Cernobbio, Italy, September 18 (QNA) - HE Sheikh Hassan bin Jabor Al-Thani and the Spirit of Qatar team return to UIM Class One World Powerboat Championship action in this weekend's Italian Grand Prix, based at Cernobbio, on scenic Lake Como.

Economics / Politics

Qatar’s Development Strategy Focuses on ‘Building Safe Capital Markets’

Doha, September 18 (QNA) - Qatar's National Development Strategy (NDS) highlights the critical importance of building efficient and safe capital markets, the chief of General Secretariat for Development Planning (GSDP) told a finance conference organised by Qatar Central Bank (QCB)

Economics / Politics

Qatar Exchange Down 0.34%

Doha, September 18 (QNA) - The Qatar Exchange was down on Tuesday 29.44 points or 0.34% to 8,586.68 points from the previous closing of 8,616.12. The volume of shares traded was fell to 4,245,696 from 6,919,107 Monday, and the value


Advisory Council Partakes in Association of Secretaries General of Arab Parliaments’conf.

Doha, September 18 (QNA) - A delegation representing the Advisory Council left Doha on Tuesday for Amman to participate in the second annual conference of the Association of Secretaries General of Arab Parliaments scheduled to kick off tomorrow, Wednesday in


HH the Deputy Emir Sends Congratulations to Chile’s President

Doha, September 18 (QNA) - HH the Deputy Emir and Heir Apparent Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani has sent a cable of congratulations to the President of the Republic of Chile on the occasion of his country's National Day.