Qatar

April 5, 2001

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Unlicensed investment companies in Qatar could face penal action at the end of their grace period by the end of April.

April 4, 2001

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Qatar’s emir, Sheikh Hamad al-Thani, will pay an official visit to Paris on Wednesday for talks with his French counterpart, Jacque Chirac.

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Qatar's mufti has followed the example of his Saudi counterpart and issued a fatwa banning Pokemon.

April 3, 2001

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Qatar and China signed on Monday several trade agreements aimed at strengthening bilateral ties between the two countries.

April 2, 2001

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

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The joint Qatar-Bahraini higher committee will convene next Monday in Doha as both countries signed an agreement to bolster bilateral ties.

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Qatar and Cuba have agreed to form a joint committee to boost links, at the end of a visit by Cuban Foreign Minister Felipe Perez Roque, the official QNA news agency reported Sunday, April 1.  It sa

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Qatar's mainly state-owned energy company Rasgas wrapped up its biggest-ever contract Sunday with two deals to supply liquified natural gas (LNG) to India, an official source said.

April 1, 2001

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Qatar’s telecom company, Q-TEL, has announced free connection for eight of its services until April 12 in a promotion offer.

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A group of Nepali workers, employed by a Qatari manpower supply firm in Doha, assaulted on Saturday the firm’s general manager and other employees aft

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Qatar’s Prime Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Khalifa al-Thani leaves Doha for Beijing Sunday for a four-day official visit to China.

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Qatar and Cuba signed on Saturday a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to set up a higher joint committee to work on developing relations between the t

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Higher than previously forecast oil prices are expected to provide the Qatari government with a budget surplus worth 497 million riyals ($136.5 million) for the 2001/02 fiscal year, which begin April

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Higher than previously forecast, oil prices are expected to provide the Qatari government with a budget surplus worth $136.5 million for the 2001/02 fiscal year.

March 31, 2001

03:00 GMT

Cuban Foreign Minister Felipe Perez Roque arrived on Friday in Doha for bilateral talks with senior Qatari officials.