Qatar

July 1, 2001

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Preparations are underway for building a 95km eight-lane expressway connecting Doha with the Saudi Arabian border at Abu Samra, meeting the “highest i

June 30, 2001

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A Kuwaiti was sentenced on Saturday to 10 years in prison for plotting to bomb the Israeli trade office in Doha, while his co-defendants were acquitte

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The first ferry service from Qatar to Iraq set sail from Doha port on Friday with 39 passengers aboard, all Iraqi nationals.

June 29, 2001

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Jordan has accepted the return of Ibrahim Ghoshe after he accepted in a written message to freeze all his political activities in his capacity as Hama

June 27, 2001

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The family of Ibrahim Goshe is expressing increasing anxiety over the health of the Hamas leader, as the standoff at Amman’s airport over his attempte

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A Pakistani social welfare organization based in Qatar is creating a booklet to help newly arrived compatriots in Doha.

June 26, 2001

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The Qatari Fertilizer Company (QAFCO) recently commissioned a number of banks to provide the company with a $400 million loan.

June 25, 2001

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A high-ranking Jordanian official claimed on Sunday that Qatari Foreign Minister Hamad bin Jaber Al Thani made a secret visit to Israel two weeks ago

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Qatar’s Appeals Court upheld on Sunday a five-year jail sentence against Iraqi national Adel Fahd Janeed, who was convicted of hijacking a Qatar Airwa

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Qatar’s Ras Laffan Liquefied Natural Gas Co. (RasGas) signed on Sunday a long-term agremment with Italian energy group Edison Gas for the supply of 3.

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Qatar's appeals court on Sunday, June 24, upheld a two-year jail sentence for a US national found guilty of "harming" the Gulf Arab emirate on the Internet, the official news agency QNA reported.  Lua

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Former Qatari Minister of Justice, Najib Nuaymeh, stated that a Jordanian businessman who had previously stolen approximately $30 million, has once again played foul and is refusing to return the mone

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A high-ranking official in Pakistan’s Ministry of Oil and Natural Resources has revealed that the government recently received a proposal for the construction of a gas pipeline between Qatar and Pakis

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Qatar's Ras Laffan Liquefied Natural Gas Co. (RasGas) signed a deal Sunday, June 25, to export 3.5 million tons of liquefied natural gas (LNG) a year to Italian company Edison Gas, the QNA news agenc

June 24, 2001

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The head of the Hamas Islamic resistance movement’s politburo says that the Jordanian government’s hard line on the exile of Hamas’s Ibrahim Ghoshe ha