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After Russia, focus shifts on Qatar for World Cup 2022

Aljazeera.com - 25 Jul 2018
Following a successful World Cup 2018 in Russia, and one of the most exciting finals in recent history, the focus has now shifted to Qatar which will become the first country in the Middle East to host football's biggest tournament in 2022. Qatar, with ...
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Qatar, Turkey central banks ink currency swap deal

Aljazeera.com - 20 Aug 2018
The central banks of Qatar and Turkey have signed a currency swap agreement to provide liquidity and support for financial stability, Qatar's central bank said. The agreement, aimed to enhance bilateral cooperation, was signed by the heads of the two ...
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Breastfeeding rates and barriers: a report from the State of Qatar

Dove Medical Press - 22 Aug 2018
Methods: A cross-sectional study through a telephone interview was conducted at Hamad Medical Corporation, the only tertiary care and accredited academic institution in the State of Qatar. Mothers of children born between the period of January 1, 2012 ...
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Saudi Arabia involved in ongoing football piracy: Premier League

Aljazeera.com - 21 Aug 2018
"The Premier League strongly condemns the illegal broadcast piracy of its matches currently taking place in Saudi Arabia and available in multiple territories throughout the Middle East by an illegal pirate channel called 'beoutQ'," the league said ...
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Qatar and Saudi Arabia Trade Barbs Ahead of the Muslim Hajj

Haaretz - 19 Aug 2018
Although 1,200 Qataris are eligible to perform the hajj under a quota system, Qatar says it has become impossible to get permits, blaming the campaign by Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt to cut trade and diplomatic ties with ...
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Asiad: Qatar's Janko, Cherif unstoppable in Palembang

The Peninsula Qatar - 22 Aug 2018
DOHA: Qatari beach volleyball players Ahmed Janko and Cherif Samba topped their pool with a resounding win against South Korea while the men's 3x3 basketball team also excelled by winning both their matches on the fourth day of 2018 Asian Games ...
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Asian Games: Qatar secure wins in volleyball, handball

The Peninsula Qatar - 21 Aug 2018
“It's a great feeling knowing that Qatar is the first Arab country to win the AVC Cup. We are hoping to adapt to the weather and atmosphere here in Indonesia and we are aiming to compete in the final rounds,” Saad said after yesterday's win against the ...
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Qatar seeks role in negotiations between Israel and Hamas

The Jerusalem Post - 19 Aug 2018
Qatar has been seeking to play a relevant role in Israel's Gaza policy amid the crisis with Hamas that has unfolded over the last six months. But those efforts have been frustrated as Qatar is isolated by Washington's drive for a “deal of the century ...
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Amid lira crisis, Qatar stands by Turkey

The Peninsula Qatar - 21 Aug 2018
Qatar's recent pledge to invest $15bn in Turkey's economy amid the lira crisis was the most recent indicator of the extent to which Doha's alliance with Ankara has strengthened in recent years, especially after Turkey came to the emirate's defense ...
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Bahrain stops issuing visas for Qatari nationals

Reuters - 21 Aug 2018
DUBAI (Reuters) - Bahrain's interior ministry said on Tuesday that it would stop issuing new visas to Qatari nationals, escalating measures against Qatar more than a year into a diplomatic row. The statement, carried on state news agency BNA, said ...
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Can Qatar and Germany save Turkey's economy?

Al-Monitor - 20 Aug 2018
Following Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani's three-and-a-half-hour meeting with Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Bloomberg's Turkish reporters delivered the following analysis: “President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has found a ...
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Residents enjoy fun-filled Eid activities

The Peninsula Qatar - 22 Aug 2018
In the evening, people visited various destinations of their choice to celebrate the festival with fun and recreation. Various malls had lined up entertainment activities for Eid Al Adha particularly the ones taking part in the ongoing Qatar Summer ...
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Entertainment unlimited at malls in Qatar this Eid

Gulf Times - 20 Aug 2018
Wholesome entertainment shows and activities at various malls in Qatar will take centre stage from Tuesday to mark the start of Eid al-Adha in the country. First on the list on Day 1 is the SpongeBob SquarePants Live Show at Mall of Qatar (MoQ) at 11am ...
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Trump Will Regret Changing His Mind About Qatar

Foreign Policy - 16 Aug 2018
His administration's recent flip-flop on Qatar, which is in the middle of a faceoff with the United States' main Arab allies, has increased the chances of conflict in the Middle East. A year ago, Saudi Arabia and its coalition allies—Bahrain, Egypt ...
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Qatar announces 5 million dollars to flood hit Kerala

The News Minute - 19 Aug 2018
In a show of solidarity with Kerala, Qatar has now announced a donation of 5 million US dollars as relief to the flood hit State. The amount is to help those who have lost their homes following the rains and flooding in the state. Sending his ...
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Qatar Says Nepali Worker Dies Building World Cup Stadium

Haaretz - 15 Aug 2018
In March of 2017, Human Rights Watch claimed hundreds of workers are dying every year, adding that Qatari authorities have refused to make necessary information public or adequately investigate the deaths, which could be caused by labouring in the ...

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