Qatar

July 8, 2001

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Saudi Arabia and Qatar announced Saturday, July 7, they are suspending imports of Spanish olive oil following reports that it could contain carcinogenic substances. In Riyadh, the trade ministry annou

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Bahrain and Qatar have agreed to encourage the free movement of workers between the two Gulf Arab neighbors, which settled a land dispute in March, newspapers reported on Sunday, July 8.  The agreemen

July 7, 2001

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Qatar's emir, Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al Thani, received on Saturday a message from Spain’s King Juan Carlos dealing with bilateral ties.

July 5, 2001

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The Jordanian government has barred the Qatar-based Al Jazeera satellite channel from airing a special report on an alleged official plan to raise the

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The Qatari government decided Wednesday to scrap the communications and transport ministry.

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The Qatari government decided Wednesday, July 4, to scrap the communications and transport ministry, the official QNA agency reported.  "The cabinet approved the scrapping of the ministry of communica

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The Qatari government decided Wednesday, July 4, to scrap the communications and transport ministry, the official QNA agency reported.  "The cabinet approved the scrapping of the ministry of communica

July 4, 2001

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Two banished Hamas leaders are expected to return to Amman from exile in Qatar, after agreeing to freeze their political activities.

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Qatar Fertilizer Company (Qafco) signed on Tuesday a $400 million deal in London with six leading banks, moving a step closer to realizing its plans f

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Royal Jordanian, the national airline, said Saturday, June 30, it had resumed its flights to Qatar following the end to a diplomatic row over a Jordanian member of the Palestinian militant group Hamas

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Qatar Fertilizer Co. (Qafco) has signed a $400-million loan with a group of international banks to help fund a fourth production complex, one of the loan's six lead arrangers said Tuesday, July 3.  Th

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Qatar Fertilizer Co. (Qafco) has signed a $400-million loan with a group of international banks to help fund a fourth production complex, one of the loan's six lead arrangers said Tuesday, July 3.  Th

July 3, 2001

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Chickenpox continued to top the list of reported diseases in Qatar in the first quarter of this year.

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Qatari Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Ahmed Al Mahmoud said on Monday that a clash with Jordan over Hamas spokesman Ibrahim Ghoshe had ended wi

July 2, 2001

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Five people suffered stab wounds when a Nepalese worker attacked them with a knife, following a scuffle over visas in Doha.