Qatar

February 27, 2013

The couple shot down rumors of an upcoming wedding by revealing they are already married!
05:42 GMT

In a joint statement to US show 'Entertainment Tonight', Janet and her other-half shot down rumors of an extravagant wedding, saying they're already married!

February 21, 2013

Trade between India and Qatar is booming, increasing by $1.2 billion between 2005 and 2012
10:04 GMT

Trade between Qatar and India is booming, increasing by $1.2 billion between 2005 and 2012.

February 19, 2013

Nancy Ajram: pop princess.
09:23 GMT

The Lebanese star is ambushed by a very young fan while in her car in Qatar.

February 14, 2013

Beckham brushing up French speaking skills for comfortable PSG stay
13:07 GMT

Football legend David Beckham has reportedly signed up for French lessons to improve his command over the language, days after joining French team Paris St Germain.

February 6, 2013

According to an industry executive, returns on Qatari railway investment could top $38 billion
09:32 GMT

According to an industry executive, there is about $38 billion (Dh139.76 billion) worth of potential returns for investors over the next 20 years in rail-related projects in Qatar.

February 5, 2013

The Emirates national oil company, ENOC, is shunning Iranian oil in favour of Qatari crude
12:15 GMT

Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC) signed an annual contract with Qatar's International Petroleum Marketing Company, the Emirati company said, as it aims to cut imports from Iran of extra light oil.

February 2, 2013

Beckham set to land £20m deal to become face of Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup
13:55 GMT

Former England international David Beckham is set to land a 20 million pound deal to become the face of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

January 31, 2013

Egypt's Central Bank has approved a bid by Qatar National Bank to buy a stake in National Societe Generale Bank - Egypt
12:06 GMT

Egypt's central bank has approved a request by Qatar National Bank (QNB) to acquire a majority stake in National Societe Generale Bank - Egypt (NSGB).

Eygpt's foreign reserves have risen to $15.5 billion, helped by Qatari support, according the the country's finance minister
08:21 GMT

Eygpt's foreign reserves have risen to $15.5 billion, helped by a deposit by Qatar to support the economy, the North African country’s finance minister said.

January 29, 2013

Qatar is set to is set to issue riyal denominated government bonds, according to Reuters
12:33 GMT

Qatar plans to issue local currency sovereign bonds with three and five-year maturities in 2013, reported Reuters, citing an IMF official.

January 28, 2013

LykanHypersport car by W Motors
13:16 GMT

Let it not be said that the Beirutis are just about clothes, models and fashion on the cat-walk: introducing the Lebanese made super-car to rival sports motors everywhere, in cash, class and caliber. The LykanHypersport is listed as the most expensive car in the world and will be show-cased at the Qatar motor show this year.

January 21, 2013

Egypt has received $9 billion in financial aid, mainly from Saudi Arabia and Qatar
08:18 GMT

Financial aid to Egypt from Arab nations has topped $9 billion, mainly from oil-rich Saudi Arabia and Qatar.

January 18, 2013

Shatha, the new 'Beauty'?
11:10 GMT

Iraqi singer Shatha Hassoun and USE singer Ahlam are being described as the new Beaty and the Beast after wedding for the Qatari royal family.

January 17, 2013

Airlines in the Middle East are monitoring the situation with Boeing's new 787 Dreamliner aircraft
09:28 GMT

Airlines in the Middle East are monitoring the situation with Boeing's 787 Dreamliner jet, which has been plagued by problems with the US authorities grounding the aircraft.

January 16, 2013

Qatar has said it will not allow Egypt to go bankrupt as the the country faces a currency crisis and a stalling economy
12:08 GMT

Qatar's prime minister has said his country does not want to see Egypt go bankrupt, as the country faces a currency crisis and a stalling economy.