Qatar

July 14, 2001

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Israel will take part in a World Trade Organization (WTO) meeting to be held in Doha in November, a senior Qatari official said Friday.

July 13, 2001

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Qatar asserted on Thursday that all member countries in the World Trade Organization (WTO) would take part in the fourth conference in Doha between No

July 12, 2001

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Qatar and Nepal are working on several bilateral agreements to further boost “the best of political and diplomatic relations” existing between the two

July 11, 2001

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A Kuwaiti court on Tuesday deferred a decision on whether to suspend a previous verdict to sell the movable assets of the local office of the Qatar-ba

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Groundwater salinity in Qatar is increasing by an alarming 5 percent per year because of over-exploitation.

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QATAR Petroleum (QP) on Tuesday signed a joint venture agreement with South Africa’s Sasol Synfuels International to set up a $800mn gas-to-liquids (G

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Bahrain’s Aluminum Extrusion Company (Balexco) has received approval to establish a $2.22 billion factory in Qatar.

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South African minerals and petroleum group Sasol and Qatar Petroleum signed a deal Tuesday for a joint $800 million gas-to-liquids (GTL) project that is scheduled to start up in 2005.  Qatar's Energy

July 9, 2001

03:00 GMT

A scheme to create new job opportunities for Bahrainis and Qataris is under consideration by a joint committee of the two countries' labor ministries.

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Qatar and Thailand explored Sunday ways of strengthening trade relations, during a visit to Doha by Thai Foreign Minister Surakiart Sathirathai, headi

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Qatar and Bahrain have agreed to encourage the free movement of workers between the two states, which settled a land dispute in March.

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The planned 46km causeway linking Bahrain and Qatar will be the longest in the world, said Qatari Minister of Municipality Affairs and Agriculture Ali

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Qatar's emir, Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al-Thani, received a message Sunday, July 8, from Thailand's Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra on bilateral cooperation, the official QNA news agency reported Su

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Bahrain's housing ministry has drawn up plans for a resort city on the Hawar islands, dubbed "the Islands of Dreams", following a settlement with Qatar on the territory, a newspaper reported Friday, J

July 8, 2001

03:00 GMT

Thai Foreign Minister Surakiart Sathirathai arrives in Doha Sunday for talks with top Qatari officials on enhancing bilateral ties in the fields of po