Qatar

May 29, 2000

03:00 GMT

Qatar on Monday kicked off the final round in the longest legal bout in the history of the World Court when it opened arguments in a tense territorial

May 23, 2000

03:00 GMT

The crown prince of Qatar, Prince Jassem bin Hamad al-Thani, has offered to visit Bahrain to try to resolve the crisis over land dispute between the t

May 16, 2000

03:00 GMT

The Qatar Telecommunications Corporation (Q-Tel) has maintained its growth momentum through the first quarter of 2000. During this period, its net profits rose by 15 percent compared to the first qua

May 8, 2000

03:00 GMT

<b>Date:</b>May 8 - 11 2000 <b>Location:</b>Qatar International Exhibition Center, Qatar <b>Coordination by:</b>World Trade Center - Qatar <a href="mailto: wtcdoha@qatar.net.qa"><u>wtcdoha@qatar.

May 4, 2000

03:00 GMT

The best marketing prize for 1999 was awarded to McDonald's fast-food chain in Qatar. The fast-food giant merited the honor for its success in the local market and for its innovative marketing and pr

May 1, 2000

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HSBC Middle East launched its 12th ATM in Qatar at the new commercial Loulou (Pearl) Center. Steve Natel, Personal Banking Services Manager, stated that Loulou Center was selected for its accessible l

April 27, 2000

03:00 GMT

Marriott International Company sales managers gathered earlier this week at the Doha Marriott as part of an annual forum to exchange views on possible means of improving the Marriott's service and act

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Despite adversity in past years, several positive market indicators forecast a boost in Qatar's insurance sector. Insurance market analysts anticipate and await a new boom in the local insurance marke

April 25, 2000

03:00 GMT

Qatari-Bahrani relations are on their way to normalization, though issues of dispute between the two Gulf states are not settled yet. Bahrain's Crown

April 24, 2000

03:00 GMT

Libyan leadership has decided to recall the head of its diplomatic mission in Doha following criticism of the North African Arab country in a popular

April 22, 2000

03:00 GMT

An envoy sent by Russian president-elect Vladimir Putin to discuss the situation in Chechnya arrived in Qatar Friday on the first leg of a three-natio

March 28, 2000

03:00 GMT

A delegation of German women yesterday visited the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) to learn more about its operations.  The group learned about the bourse'

March 12, 2000

02:00 GMT

 Regional weather forecast for the UAE for March 12, 2000: Abu Dhabi: 23-18 degree Al Ain: 27-15 Buhasa: 27-16 Dubai: 26-15 Fujairah: 29-22 Sharjah: 2

02:00 GMT

Dutch golfer Rolf Muntz can almost taste his first career European Tour victory.  After shooting a five-under par 67 on Saturday, Muntz takes a six-st

March 6, 2000

02:00 GMT

Beginning April 1, all expatriates in Kuwait will have to pay for health insurance.  Al Watan daily reports that the new prices published by the healt