Qatar

August 16, 2001

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Qatar’s emir, Sheikh Hamad bin Jassem Al Thani, received on Wednesday a message from his Saudi counterpart, Prince Saud Al Faisal.

August 15, 2001

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Qatar will host in October the 12th annual seminar of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Regional Committee for High Voltage Electric Systems (GCC-Cig

August 14, 2001

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Qatar’s Health Ministry has formed a special committee to draft laws and regulations for the transplantation of organs from brain-dead individuals or

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Qatar will allow peaceful demonstrations during the World Trade Organization (WTO) conference in Doha November 9-13, and will not use violence against

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Iranian President Mohammad Khatami on Monday called on the Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC) to take new measures regarding Israel and stri

August 12, 2001

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An organization opposed to the Qatari regime for its moderate stance toward Israel on Sunday claimed responsibility for a blast three days ago outside

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A Ritz-Carlton Hotel will be opening in the Qatari capital of Doha this coming September. The construction of the hotel is a welcomed addition to Qatar, set to host the World Trade Organization (WTO)

August 11, 2001

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Qatar’s emir, Sheikh Hamad Al Thani, on Friday sent messages to the presidents of Sudan and Mauritania regarding bilateral consultations on several Is

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Qatar’s anti-drug squad has quashed an attempt to smuggle 50 kilos of hashish into the country.

August 9, 2001

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A Lebanese man was injured in an overnight explosion in front of the office of Qatar Airways in Beirut, police said Thursday, cited by AFP.

August 8, 2001

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The Qatar Central Bank plans to take immediate action against any unlicensed finance company engaged in local investment activities, a senior bank off

August 7, 2001

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Qatar’s Ministry of Public Health has temporarily banned peanut butter imported from Britain in view of reports that it contains aflatoxin, a deadly f

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A recently study conducted by the Gulf Organization for Industrial Consulting (GOIC), suggests that an automobile industry should be developed in the Gulf States, in cooperation with international car

August 6, 2001

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Qatar’s Foreign Minister Sheikh Hamad bin Jassem Al Thani received on Sunday a written message from his Pakistani counterpart dealing with boosting re

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Qatar Shipping Co. (Q Ship) is expanding its fleet to meet the country’s energy transport needs, its general manager said on Sunday.