Qatar

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

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Qatar on Saturday called for an emergency UN Security Council meeting to discuss the “dangerous situation in the Palestinian territories.”

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Jordan on Saturday said that an attempt by Qatar's ambassador to leave Jordan along with a Qatari Airways flight crew “violated international laws.” B

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Brunei will open an embassy in Doha soon, said Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jabor Al Thani on Saturday.

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The Qatari Government has recently announced its intention to diversify its income sources. The small Gulf country aims to reduce its reliance on the volatile overseas oil markets.

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Official statistics reveal that the value of exchanges between Qatar and France equaled 1.8 billion Qatar riyals ($494 million) in the year 2000.

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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 23, 2001

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Jordan on Friday denied preventing the Qatari ambassador from leaving the kingdom along with the three-member crew of a Qatari Airways aircraft ground