Qatar

March 29, 2001

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Qatar said it expected a surplus of QR497mn ($136.5m) in its 2001/2002 budget.

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Bahrain’s telecommunications company (Batelco) announced on Wednesday the introduction of a new Integrated Service Digital Network (ISDN) link with Qa

March 28, 2001

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Qatar Airways secured a $44.5-million loan from Qatar National Bank on Sunday, March 25, to partially finance the purchase of two Airbus 300s, the official QNA news agency reported.  The deal was sign

March 27, 2001

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Sudanese Foreign Minister Mustafa Osman Ismail on Monday denied news reports on transporting former Speaker of the Sudanese Parliament Hassan Turabi

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The six-month-old Palestinian uprising or Intifada is the theme of honor at Qatar's First Film Festival.

March 26, 2001

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Qatari papers were Sunday on sale in Bahrain, a mid improving relations between the two countries since their border dispute was ended by the Internat

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For the first time after Qatar's national e-mail connection with the rest of the world was severed, the Qatar telecom company (Q-Tel) admitted that it

March 25, 2001

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Bahrain’s emir Shaikh Hamad bin Issa Al Khalifa called Saturday on the private sector to play a major role in enhancing economic and investment cooper

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The Ramallah bureau of the popular Qatari satellite television network Al-Jazeera reopened Friday ,March 23, two days after armed Palestinian security forces shut it down, the bureau chief said.  Pale

March 24, 2001

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The Ramallah office of the Qatari satellite television channel, al-Jazeera, reopened Friday, two days after Palestinian security forces shut it down.

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The popular Qatari satellite television network al-Jazeera will launch two new channels, one documentary and the other economic, in early 2002

March 22, 2001

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A power grid will be established soon linking Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Kuwait.

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Qatar’s supreme council for family affairs (SCFA) is embarking on a national program for the promotion of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child

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The Qatar-based satellite television channel al-Jazeera said Wednesday that armed Palestinian security forces shut down its bureau in the West Bank to

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The Qatar-based satellite television channel Al-Jazeera said Wednesday, March 21, that armed Palestinian security forces shut down its bureau in the West Bank town of Ramallah, denouncing the Palestin