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Palestinians walking through Damascus Gate in Jerusalem. (AFP/Menahem Kahana)
June 28, 2015 - 18:43 GMT
Palestinian ambassador to Qatar confirms that up to 20,000 Palestinians are expected to take up more specialised jobs in Qatar, such as in education.
Xavi
June 26, 2015 - 16:30 GMT
The midfielder says he was expected to leave the Catalan club last summer but was convinced to stay on for another year and is happy he did so
Rising tourism activities contribute to the construction industry's foreseen growth for the next three years. (AFP/File)
June 26, 2015 - 07:46 GMT
Rising tourism activities contribute to the construction industry's foreseen growth for the next three years.
Al-Jazeera journalist Ahmed Mansour speaks at a press conference upon arrival at Hamad Airport early June 24, 2015 in Doha. (AFP/Faisal al-Tamimi)
June 24, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
Journalist Ahmed Mansour, who was detained in Berlin and set free two days later, denounced the 'dictatorship regime in' while speaking at a press event.
The opening lap of the 2010 Malaysian Grand Prix. (Wikimedia Commons)
June 24, 2015 - 05:55 GMT
Qatar to partner with RSE Ventures to acquire 35.5 percent stake in CVC Capital Partners Ltd.
Joan Laporta
June 23, 2015 - 03:21 GMT
Laporta says he will restore Unicef to a more prominent place on Barça's kit if he is elected
Agusti Benedito
June 23, 2015 - 02:36 GMT
In an interview with Goal, the Barca presidential candidate reveals his vision and says he can beat Joan Laporta in the summer vote
Qatar shares its largest gas reserve with Iran. (Shutterstock)
June 22, 2015 - 05:25 GMT
Qatar is the third largest producer of natural gas and top exporter of LNG in the world.
A man stands between posters with the portrait of Al-Jazeera journalist Ahmed Mansour during a demonstration for his release in front of the local court of Berlin's Tiergarten district, where Mansour is being held in custody, awaiting a judge's decision on his further detention, on June 21, 2015.(AFP/John Macdougall)
June 21, 2015 - 12:42 GMT
Ahmed Mansour, a senior Al-Jazeera Arabic TV journalist, was arrested at Tegel airport as he was heading to Qatar.
Detained Al Jazeera journalists on trial at an Egyptian court in January 2015.  The journalists, Australian Peter Greste, Egyptian-Canadian Mohammad Fahmy, and Egyptian Baher Mohammad, were held on charges including spreading false news and aiding a terrorist organization.  (AFP/Khaled Desouki)
June 21, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Following an international arrest warrant issued by Egyptian authorities, German police arrest Al Jazeera journalist Ahmed Mansour at Berlin airport.
Qatar Airways stipulate that female staff may only be dropped off or collected by their husbands or immediate male relative. (Qatar Airways)
June 17, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
ILO report accuses the airline for unfair practices regarding pregnant cabin crew, and policies that amount to 'discrimination based on sex.'