Qatar

December 14, 2000

02:00 GMT

The Israeli Haaretz newspaper reported Thursday that Israeli Foreign Minister Shlomo Ben Ami met secretly Monday in Paris with a senior official from

December 13, 2000

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Qatar is considering plans to open an Islamic satellite TV channel next year based in Doha. The channel would beam cultural programs to Muslims across the world.

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For years, Qatar has been regarded as one of the most pro-Western Arab states. However, a number of recent incidents has shaken Qatar’s relations with the West to the core. As the tiny Gulf state prep

December 10, 2000

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Qatar and Chile could become rivals to host the next trade ministers\' conference of the World Trade Organization at the end of next year, WTO sources said on Friday.

December 7, 2000

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A report recently publicized by the Qatari Planing Council revealed that the number of the operating industrial enterprises in the State of Qatar amounts to 2,349, reported <I>Al-Raya</I> newspaper.

December 6, 2000

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A deal has been brokered to purchase six new planes for Qatar Airways. The financing for the purchase will be through a group composed of Barclay’s Capital, Germany’s Hypo Vereinsbank and Qatar Nation

November 30, 2000

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Qatar's first e-commerce website has flickered into action introducing online shopping for over 6,000 products including electronic goods, home applia

November 28, 2000

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The Jordan Safi Salt Company (JOSSCO) and the Qatar Vinyl Company (QVC) on Sunday, November 26, clinched a multi-million dollar deal whereby Jordanian industrial salt would be exported in bulk to the

November 27, 2000

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Qatar Airways was named the 'Most Distinctive Airline Operator - Middle East', at the gala dinner of the Seventh Annual Middle East &amp; Africa Duty

November 22, 2000

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Members of 56 Islamic states meeting in Doha have reiterated, once again, their intention of creating an Islamic common market. To further the process, Iran was assigned the task of researching the to

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Members of 56 Islamic states meeting in Doha have reiterated, once again, their intention of creating an Islamic common market. To further the process, Iran was assigned the task of researching the to

November 21, 2000

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Qatar's Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani left Doha Tuesday on a brief official visit to Germany.

November 20, 2000

02:00 GMT

Israel was absent for the first time as an exhibition of military and police equipment that Qatar hosts every two years opened on Monday.

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<b>Date:</b> Nov 20 - Nov 23, 2000 <b>Location:</b> Qatar International Exhibition Center, Qatar <b>Specifics:</b> <b>Coordination by:</b> Milipol Office - Qatar in corporation with Imexpo Fra

November 19, 2000

02:00 GMT

US Secretary of Defense William Cohen urged the Qatari government on Saturday to reopen the Israeli trade office in Doha \"as soon as possible.\"