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'Made-in-Gaza' device fights coronavirus spread

  • Oct 29, 2020
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AFP Gaza City Entering a Gaza City restaurant, customers are welcomed by a multi-tasking disinfection machine designed by a Palestinian businesswoman to curb the spread of the coronavirus in the crisis-hit ..

Four more held for violating home-quarantine conditions in Qatar

  • Oct 28, 2020
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Four more held for violating home-quarantine conditions in Qatar
QNA Doha Four persons were arrested in Qatar on Wednesday for violating home-quarantine conditions imposed as part of efforts to contain the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). The arrests were made in implementation ..

Embark on a holistic journey with Zulal Wellness Resort

  • Oct 28, 2020
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Embark on a holistic journey with Zulal Wellness Resort
Chiva-Som is recognised as one of the early pioneers of the wellness industry, creating programmes designed to help guests achieve personal goals for optimum physical and emotional health. Zulal Wellness Resort by ..

Cabinet reviews Shura Council recommendations on draft law regulating press and publications

  • Oct 28, 2020
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Cabinet reviews Shura Council recommendations on draft law regulating press and publications
Cabinet reviews Shura Council recommendations on draft law regulating press and publications QNA Doha The Cabinet on Wednesday reviewed the recommendations of the Shura Council on a draft law regulating the press, ..

Lusail University opens admission for Spring 2021

  • Oct 28, 2020
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Lusail University opens admission for Spring 2021
Lusail University opened its doors for admissions for the Spring 2021 semester and will continue to accept student applications until Tuesday, 10 November 2020. Lusail University offers a number of high demand Bachelor ..

Driver, two others win brand new cars in Mall of Qatar’s ongoing ‘Shop and Win Festival’

  • Oct 28, 2020
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Driver, two others win brand new cars in Mall of Qatar’s ongoing ‘Shop and Win Festival’
Tribune News Network Doha Three Mall of Qatar shoppers, including a driver in Qatar, won a brand new car each on Wednesday as the ongoing “Shop and Win Festival” saw the winners of the first three weekly ..

Systematic hostility to Islam will have major repercussions on trade ties, warns Qatar Chamber

  • Oct 28, 2020
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Systematic hostility to Islam will have major repercussions on trade ties, warns Qatar Chamber
Tribune News Network Doha The Qatar Chamber of Commerce and Industry has condemned what it described as continuing attack on Muslims by insulting the Prophet Muhammad. In a statement issued on Wednesday, the Qatar ..

Large-scale survey finds significant increase in awareness of mental health among Qatar’s population

  • Oct 28, 2020
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Large-scale survey finds significant increase in awareness of mental health among Qatar’s population
Initial findings from the Qatar National Mental Health  Attitudes and Awareness Survey 2020 released by the Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) show a significant increase in awareness of mental health among ..

Metroexpress expands services to Lusail Marina district

  • Oct 28, 2020
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Metroexpress expands services to Lusail Marina district
Tribune News Network Doha The Metroexpress, Qatar Rail's free and on-demand ride-sharing service has expanded its services to Lusail Marina District.  Riders can now use the metroexpress service at Legtaifiya ..

COVID-19: 250 new cases in Qatar on Wednesday

  • Oct 28, 2020
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COVID-19: 250 new cases in Qatar on Wednesday
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar on Wednesday recorded 250 new COVID-19 cases — 212 among those within the country and 38 among travellers returning from abroad. The Ministry of Public Health also reported 267 ..

Qatar-India air bubble extended until December 31

  • Oct 28, 2020
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Qatar-India air bubble extended until December 31
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar-India air bubble transport arrangement has been extended by another two months until December 31, the Indian Embassy in Qatar said on Wednesday. In tweet, the embassy said its efforts ..

PM orders probe into Doha Airport incident: GCO

  • Oct 28, 2020
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PM orders probe into Doha Airport incident: GCO
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar's Prime Minister and Minister of Interior HE Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al Thani has ordered an investigation into the Doha Airport incident, The Government Communication ..

HMC launches study to gain better understanding of people’s attitudes towards COVID-19 vaccine

  • Oct 27, 2020
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HMC launches study to gain better understanding of people’s attitudes towards COVID-19 vaccine
Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has launched a unique research study to explore people’s attitudes towards a COVID-19 vaccine. There are varying levels of knowledge of the proposed vaccination program and this study ..

Four people arrested in Qatar for violating home-quarantine conditions

  • Oct 27, 2020
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Four people arrested in Qatar for violating home-quarantine conditions
QNA Doha Four persons were arrested in Qatar on Tuesday for violating home-quarantine conditions imposed as part of efforts to contain the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). The arrests were made in implementation ..

FIFA President Infantino tests positive for COVID-19

  • Oct 27, 2020
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FIFA President Infantino tests positive for COVID-19
FIFA President Gianni Infantino has tested positive for coronavirus. The President has mild symptoms and has self-isolated for at least 10 days. “FIFA President Gianni Infantino received confirmation today ..

Qatar's Prime Minister participates in GCC Interior Ministers' meeting

  • Oct 27, 2020
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QNA Doha Prime Minister and Minister of Interior HE Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al-Thani participated in the 37th meeting of Their Highnesses and Excellencies Ministers of the Interior of the Gulf ..

No Darb Al Saai events this Qatar National Day: Organising Committee

  • Oct 27, 2020
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No Darb Al Saai events this Qatar National Day: Organising Committee
Tribune News Network Doha The Organizing Committee for the Qatar National Day celebrations has announced that Darb Al Saai events will not be held this year owing to "the current circumstances and the implications of the ..

Video showing concealed prayer chairs in Qatar’s largest mosque incorrect: Awqaf

  • Oct 27, 2020
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Video showing concealed prayer chairs in Qatar’s largest mosque incorrect: Awqaf
Tribune News Network Doha  A video that circulates on social media and shows concealed chairs in the hall of the Imam Abdul Wahhab Mosque in Qatar is incorrect, the Ministry of Awqaf (Endowments) and Islamic Affairs ..

50% reduction in Al Wakra Central Market rental fees: Hassad

  • Oct 27, 2020
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50% reduction in Al Wakra Central Market rental fees: Hassad
Tribune News Network Doha Hassad, Qatar’s premier investor in the food sector, has announced a 50 percent reduction in the rental fees for all commercial activities (stores & barns) in Al Wakra Central Market, ..

Sheikh Saud bin Abdulrahman bin Hassan bin Ali Al Thani appointed as new chief of Amiri Diwan

  • Oct 27, 2020
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Sheikh Saud bin Abdulrahman bin Hassan bin Ali Al Thani appointed as new chief of Amiri Diwan
QNA Doha HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani issued Tuesday Amiri order no. 5 of 2020, appointing HE Sheikh Saud bin Abdulrahman bin Hassan bin Ali Al-Thani as Chief of Amiri Diwan. The law is effective starting ..

Numbers show distance to zero COVID-19 cases in Qatar getting shorter every week

  • Oct 27, 2020
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Numbers show distance to zero COVID-19 cases in Qatar getting shorter every week
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar's weekly average of positive COVID-19 infections out of every 100 tests has fallen to one of the lowest since the outbreak this month as the caseload continues to taper off. According to ..

COVID-19: 257 new cases in Qatar as 104 returning travellers test positive

  • Oct 27, 2020
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COVID-19: 257 new cases in Qatar as 104 returning travellers test positive
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar on Monday recorded 257 new COVID-19 cases — 153 among those within the country and 104 among travellers returning from abroad. The Ministry of Public Health also reported 274 ..

Trump earns Supreme Court boost in election final week

  • Oct 27, 2020
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Trump earns Supreme Court boost in election final week
AFP Washington President Donald Trump's struggling reelection campaign received a boost Monday with the confirmation of his latest Supreme Court nominee, tilting the top body to the right and clinching his judicial ..

Qatar, Spain sign deal to abolish visa for diplomatic, special and service passports holders

  • Oct 26, 2020
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Qatar, Spain sign deal to abolish visa for diplomatic, special and service passports holders
QNA Doha Qatar and Spain held a round of political consultations on Monday via visual communication technology. The Qatari side was chaired by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs HE Sheikh Mohammed bin ..

Home-quarantine violation: Two more arrested in Qatar

  • Oct 26, 2020
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Home-quarantine violation: Two more arrested in Qatar
QNA Doha Two persons were arrested in Qatar on Monday for violating home-quarantine conditions imposed as part of efforts to contain the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). The arrests were made in implementation of the ..

In virtual meeting involving PM Modi, Qatar's Kaabi lauds India's move to hike gas share in energy mix

  • Oct 26, 2020
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In virtual meeting involving PM Modi, Qatar
Tribune News Network Doha Minister of State for Energy Affairs and Qatar Petroleum President and CEO His Excellency Saad Sherida Al Kaabi took part in a virtual interaction session with the Indian Prime Minister Narendra ..

Exception Entry Permits expired? No problem, they can now be extended

  • Oct 26, 2020
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Exception Entry Permits expired? No problem, they can now be extended
Tribune News Network Doha Residents who have obtained an Exception Entry Permit to enter Qatar but couldn't travel before its expiry can now apply to extend the permit for an additional 30 days. However, certain ..

Qatar condemns systematic hate speech based on belief, race or religion

  • Oct 26, 2020
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Qatar condemns systematic hate speech based on belief, race or religion
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar has condemned the dramatic escalation of populist rhetoric that incites religious abuse, and reaffirms its total rejection of all forms of hate speech based on belief, race or ..

Viral good deed: Bangladeshi embassy in Qatar lauds Muhammed Yasin

  • Oct 26, 2020
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Viral good deed: Bangladeshi embassy in Qatar lauds Muhammed Yasin
Tribune News Network Doha The Bangladeshi food-delivery agent, who became a social media sensation in Qatar after photos of him helping a man on wheelchair cross a road went viral, has been felicitated by ..

Amir meets Libyan foreign and interior ministers

  • Oct 26, 2020
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Amir meets Libyan foreign and interior ministers
QNA Doha The Amir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani met at his Amiri Diwan office on Monday morning with HE Minister of Foreign Affairs of the State of Libya in the Government of National Accord Mohamed Al-Taher Siala, and HE ..

COVID-19: 262 new cases as 25 returning travellers test positive in Qatar

  • Oct 26, 2020
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COVID-19: 262 new cases as 25 returning travellers test positive in Qatar
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar on Monday recorded 262 new COVID-19 cases — 237 among those within the country and 25 among travellers returning from abroad. The Ministry of Public Health also reported 244 ..

Third attempt at Karabakh ceasefire quickly collapses

  • Oct 26, 2020
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Third attempt at Karabakh ceasefire quickly collapses
AFP Stepanakert, Azerbaijan A third attempt at halting weeks of fighting over Nagorno-Karabakh collapsed quickly on Monday with Armenia and Azerbaijan trading accusations of violating the US-brokered ceasefire ..

Three more entities in Qatar join boycott of French products

  • Oct 25, 2020
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Three more entities in Qatar join boycott of French products
Tribune News Network Doha Three more entities have joined a boycott movement against French products, which started in protest against the “anti-Islam” attitude in France following the killing a teacher ..

Local tourists explore northern beaches to enjoy pleasant winter season

  • Oct 25, 2020
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Local tourists explore northern beaches to enjoy pleasant winter season
Santhosh Chandran RAS LAFFAN As the pleasant winter season gradually sets in, many of the beaches that were once unexplored and less-visited in the northern coast of Qatar are becoming favourite destination for local ..

Four people arrested in Qatar for violating home-quarantine conditions

  • Oct 25, 2020
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Four people arrested in Qatar for violating home-quarantine conditions
QNA Doha Four persons were arrested in Qatar on Sunday for violating home-quarantine conditions imposed as part of efforts to contain the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). The arrests were made in implementation of ..

Qatar takes first step towards keeping unlicensed agents out of real estate brokerage business

  • Oct 25, 2020
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Qatar takes first step towards keeping unlicensed agents out of real estate brokerage business
QNA Doha In a first step towards preventing unlicensed agents from practicing real estate business in Qatar and pushing the real estate brokerage business towards an organised legal environment, the first batch of ..

Ashghal converts Bu Sidra Roundabout into signalised intersection

  • Oct 25, 2020
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Ashghal converts Bu Sidra Roundabout into signalised intersection
The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has completed upgrading Bu Sidra Roundabout and converted it into a signalised intersection. The recently developed signalised intersection is now open to traffic and ..

Barwa launches residential projects for families and workers in Al Wakra

  • Oct 25, 2020
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Barwa launches residential projects for families and workers in Al Wakra
Tribune News Network Doha The Barwa Real Estate (BRE) on Sunday launched two residential projects — one for families and the other for workers — worth more than QR5 billion in the heart of Al Wakra. The ..

MOPH signs agreement with second pharmaceutical firm to procure COVID-19 vaccines

  • Oct 25, 2020
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MOPH signs agreement with second pharmaceutical firm to procure COVID-19 vaccines
QNA Doha The Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) announced today that it has signed an agreement with a second pharmaceutical company to procure a COVID-19 vaccine as soon as it is approved and released for global use. Dr. ..

Coronavirus claims one more life as 205 test positive on Sunday

  • Oct 25, 2020
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Coronavirus claims one more life as 205 test positive on Sunday
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar on Sunday recorded 205 new COVID-19 cases — 172 among those within the country and 33 among travellers returning from abroad. The Ministry of Public Health also reported 231 ..

India's new coronavirus milestone: Recovery rate crosses 90 percent

  • Oct 25, 2020
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India
After 50,129 coronavirus infections were reported in a day on Sunday, with 24 hour fatalities dropping to 578 after almost three months, the Union healthy ministry tweeted that the country has recorded a new milestone: The ..

Airlines suffering from business class blues in age of COVID-19

  • Oct 25, 2020
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Airlines suffering from business class blues in age of COVID-19
AFP New York The COVID-19 pandemic has ushered in the era of video meetings. But can Zoom really replace in-person meetings that require business executives to travel? US airlines have suffered a steep decline in this ..

One more arrested in Qatar for violating home-quarantine conditions

  • Oct 25, 2020
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One more arrested in Qatar for violating home-quarantine conditions
QNA Doha The competent authorities on Saturday arrested one person for violating the requirements of the home quarantine imposed as part of efforts to contain the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). The arrest was made ..

More supermarkets, delivery apps join boycott of French products in Qatar

  • Oct 24, 2020
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More supermarkets, delivery apps join boycott of French products in Qatar
Tribune News Network Doha More supermarkets in Qatar have joined a boycott movement against French products, which started in protest against the “anti-Islam” attitude in France following the killing a ..

IN PICS: Workers turn house into batter-making unit in Al Wakra; MME takes action

  • Oct 24, 2020
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IN PICS: Workers turn house into batter-making unit in Al Wakra; MME takes action
Tribune News Network Doha A raid by the Ministry of Municipality and Environment has led to the discovery of an illegal operation being carried out of a house in a residential area in Al Wakra. The municipal authorities, ..

Fishing harbours in Qatar get active as trawling ban comes to an end

  • Oct 24, 2020
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Fishing harbours in Qatar get active as trawling ban comes to an end
Santhosh Chandran Doha The fishing harbours at Al Khor, Ruwais, Al Wakra and Doha are getting active as the ban on the use of trawling nets for fishing has come to end.   Around six trawlers that arrived at the ..

COVID-19: 254 new cases as 36 returning travellers test positive in Qatar

  • Oct 24, 2020
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COVID-19: 254 new cases as 36 returning travellers test positive in Qatar
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar on Saturday recorded 254 new COVID-19 cases — 218 among those within the country and 36 among travellers returning from abroad. The Ministry of Public Health also reported 269 ..

In pictures: Al Meera starts removing French products off its shelves

  • Oct 24, 2020
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In pictures: Al Meera starts removing French products off its shelves
Tribune News Network Doha Qatari supermarket chain Al Meera has started taking French products off its shelves after it announced on Friday that it would withdraw them in line with a boycott call being made by the Arab ..

Oldest geoglyph discovered in Peru

  • Oct 24, 2020
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Oldest geoglyph discovered in Peru
A 2000-year-old cat geoglyph was found etched in a Peru desert. The huge feline figure is possibly the world's oldest geoglyph. The figure discovered in southern Peru measures 37 metres across and forms part of the Nazca Lines, ..

Qatar Airways takes delivery of three Airbus A350-1000

  • Oct 23, 2020
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Qatar Airways takes delivery of three Airbus A350-1000
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar Airways has taken the delivery of three more Airbus A350-1000 aircraft, reaffirming its position as the largest operator of Airbus A350 aircraft with 52 in its fleet. All three ..