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New Zealand to ban single-use plastic bags

New Zealand to ban single-use plastic bags

New Zealand uses "hundreds of millions" of single-use plastic bags each year, many of which end up harming marine life, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said.

Facebook tests augmented reality ads on News Feed in US

Facebook tests augmented reality ads on News Feed in US

Facebook Inc said on Tuesday it is testing augmented reality advertisements on its News Feed ahead of the holiday shopping season in the United States.

The Centre shopping outlet celebrates 40th anniversary

The Centre shopping outlet celebrates 40th anniversary

The Centre is owned by one of Qatar’s largest business houses Ghanem Al-Thani Holdings.

Al Meera announces the opening of its 51st branch Azghawa 2

Al Meera announces the opening of its 51st branch Azghawa 2

Al Meera Consumer Goods Company has opened its second branch in Azghawa, and its 51st nationwide, as part of an ambitious expansion strategy and to provide exceptional services to every neighbourhood in Qatar.

Qatar Airways wins ‘Best In-Flight Duty Free Programme’ award

Qatar Airways wins ‘Best In-Flight Duty Free Programme’ award

This is the second time Qatar Airways has been given this distinguished award, and has been acknowledged as an industry leader for its outstanding in-flight duty free service, which is operated by Qatar Duty Free (QDF).

Al Meera opens its 49th store in Aba Al Heran

Al Meera opens its 49th store in Aba Al Heran

The centre is designed to cater to the family shopping experience. It adheres to world-class standards at the service of consumer needs.

Al Meera opens new outlet in Al Khor

Al Meera opens new outlet in Al Khor

Al Meera Consumer Goods Company has opened its 48th store in Al Khor in the framework of its ongoing efforts to bring its trademark shopping experience to residents across the country.

Qanat Qarnevale coming to Pearl-Qatar, says UDC

Qanat Qarnevale coming to Pearl-Qatar, says UDC

The carnival will take place from Wednesday until February 3 between 4pm and 9pm, across various locations around Qanat Quartier at The Pearl.

Chinese consumers spend billions in 'Singles Day' shopping binge

Chinese consumers spend billions in 'Singles Day' shopping binge

China's smartphone-wielding masses unleashed billions of dollars in e-commerce spending Saturday as they rushed to snap up bargains on ‘Singles Day’ -- billed as the world's biggest one-day online shopping festival.

Google hit with record 2.4 bn euro EU fine

Google hit with record 2.4 bn euro EU fine

The EU hit Google with a record 2.4-billion-euro fine Tuesday for illegally favouring its shopping service in search results, in a fresh assault on US firms that risks the wrath of President Donald Trump.

Al Meera opens Leaibab 2 branch ahead of Ramadan

Al Meera opens Leaibab 2 branch ahead of Ramadan

Al Meera Consumer Goods Company has opened its Leaibab 2 branch, the latest community shopping mall, which houses one of the largest Al Meera supermarkets in Qatar.

Al Hazm to be fully operational by year-end

Al Hazm to be fully operational by year-end

Al Hazm, the over QR3bn worth ultra-luxury property at Markhiya in Doha, offering a high class shopping experience, is expected to be fully operational by the end of this year, Gulf Times has learnt.