May 28, 2013

'Angry Birds' Theme Park is coming soon! (Photo credit to
06:00 GMT

The world’s most downloaded game is about to become a fun destination somewhere in the Gulf as three different cities are vying for the privilege to construct the region's first 'Angry Birds' theme park.

May 21, 2013

Raul: Barcelona tried to sign me twice
17:28 GMT

The Spain legend turned down the opportunity to make the move to the Blaugrana and Juventus, while stressing that Jose Mourinho did not play a role in his decision to leave

Air Arabia
05:00 GMT

Air Arabia said on Monday it has signed a $350 million financing deal from a syndicate of two GCC banks — Qatar National Bank (QNB Group) and Commercial Bank International (CBI).

May 19, 2013

Leonardo: Ancelotti asked to leave for Madrid
22:53 GMT

Les Parisiens want to keep the Italian coach on board, but the club's sporting director has revealed that the former Chelsea boss has intimated his desire to depart

Qatari banks will continue to look at international expansion in 2013-14
05:00 GMT

The banking system in Qatar has been robust, with a compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of 20 percent in assets from March 2008 - March 2012 and another 20 percent in the year to March 2013.

May 15, 2013

Messi set to ‘visit’ Qatar
14:13 GMT

Ooredoo global brand ambassador and football hero Lionel ‘Leo’ Messi is set to make dreams come true for children from around the world, when he visits Qatar to launch a new global initiative later this month.

May 14, 2013

 PSG rejects Real Madrid move for Ancelotti
13:41 GMT

Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) club president Nasser al Khelaifi has rebuffed Real Madrid's approach to take manager Carlo Ancelotti to Santiago Bernabeu.

May 13, 2013

Paris Saint-Germain win Ligue 1 title
00:03 GMT

The Parisians have finally sealed their title thanks to a 1-0 win over Olympique Lyonnais at Stade Gerland on Sunday

May 12, 2013

Wenger: I have no contact with PSG
13:50 GMT

The Gunners manager insists that there has been no approach from the big-spending Ligue 1 side and that he would not leave in the middle of his contract like "a thief"

The step will pave the way for qualified companies to become suppliers for Qatar Shell
05:40 GMT

Qatar Shell has unveiled new supply chain business opportunities for local companies following the agreement it signed with Qatar Development Bank (QDB) earlier this year to provide local companies and manufacturers access to new business opportunities,

Aegis Media
05:40 GMT

The appointment of both agencies will ensure Commercial Bank, one of the leading full service banks in the region, benefits from a naturally integrated approach to communications planning, beginning with the Bank launching a new campaign and re-positioning the brand.

May 9, 2013

 A petroleum refinery of Qatar Petroleum stands on October 26, 2011 near Umm Sa'id, Qatar. Qatar is ranked 16th in countries with the biggest oil reserves and 3rd in natural gas reserves. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)
10:52 GMT

Qatar Petroleum plans to list on Qatar Exchange four subsidiary companies worth $50 billion over the next two years, Qatar Exchange Chairman Hussein Ali al Abdullah said, in Doha, on Wednesday.

May 7, 2013

Ancelotti rules out Ibrahimovic move to Manchester City
14:28 GMT

Roberto Mancini's side have opened initial talks with the forward's representative over a summer switch but the Paris Saint-Germain boss insists the Swede will remain in France

Qatar Airways' inaugural passenger flight to Chicago is welcomed by a traditional water salute at Chicago O'Hare Airport on April 10, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois.
06:13 GMT

Qatar Airways is preparing to open business in Saudi Arabia as one of two operators that won in December licenses to serve the Kingdom’s domestic market.

May 2, 2013

Egypt's financial regulator quashes a much anticipated deal on EFG Hermes with Qatar's QInvest, citing the latter's inexperience
14:08 GMT

Egypt's financial regulator quashes a much anticipated deal on EFG Hermes with Qatar's QInvest, citing the latter's inexperience