Qatar

April 23, 2001

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Qatar announced Sunday, April 22, it had become the latest Gulf country to be affected by foot-and-mouth disease, following the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait.  "Suspected cases have be

April 21, 2001

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Qatar’s emir Sheikh Hamad al Thani has invited his Austrian counterpart, Thomas Klestil, to visit Doha.

April 19, 2001

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Processed milk and dairy products in Qatar are safe for consumption despite the foot and mouth disease scare.

April 18, 2001

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Canadian Energy Services (CES), a joint venture (under formation) between BC Gas and Enbridge, and OHI Petroleum and Energy Services, will execute a R

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Qatar’s telecom Q-Tel has initiated an e-commerce project by forming a partnership company (C1QT) aimed at facilitating Qatar’s e-marketplace.

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Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Hariri arrived in Jeddah on Tuesday for talks with King Fahd and Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz.

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Bahrain and Qatar agreed on Tuesday to set up several joint ventures, paving the way for more cooperation between the two Gulf states.

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Commerce One announced Wednesday, April 19, the establishment of Qatar’s first e-marketplace in cooperation with Qatar Telecom (Q-Tel) and The International Investor (TII).

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Qatar will sign a deal next month to export up to 1.5 million tons of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to Spain, Energy Minister Abdallah bin Hamad Al-Attiya said in comments published Tuesday. "An agreeme

April 17, 2001

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Qatar may join the Iranian pipeline project that will supply natural gas to Pakistan.

April 15, 2001

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Qatar’s first global business-to-business (B2B) portal will be launched soon by C1ME, the regional distributor for Commerce One.

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The joint Qatar-Bahraini higher committee convenes on Monday in Doha as both countries signed an agreement last month to bolster bilateral ties.

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Bahrain and Qatar are to launch the first ferry service between the two Gulf neighbors, now the world court has settled their territorial dispute, a newspaper reported Saturday, April 14.  "The propos

April 12, 2001

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Qatar’s finance ministry will conduct a detailed assessment of the present environmental situation in the Gulf state with the assistance of Japanese e

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The great historical series “Zee Qar” is currently being photographed at the Dead Sea and Rum Valley in Jordan. The series is directed by Basel al-Khateeb