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European stocks gain; euro hits highest level since 2014

European stocks gain; euro hits highest level since 2014

The European single currency surged yesterday to a three-year peak against the dollar as German Chancellor Angela Merkel moved closer to a new coalition government, dealers said.

Year-end sees Qatar population exceeding 2.6mn

Year-end sees Qatar population exceeding 2.6mn

Qatar population stood at 2.64 million at the end of 2017, according to a communique from the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDPS).

EU sets Sunday deadline for May to cut Brexit deal

EU sets Sunday deadline for May to cut Brexit deal

The European Commission yesterday said there was still “no white smoke” on a Brexit deal and set a limit of Sunday for Prime Minister Theresa May to return to Brussels with an acceptable deal.

Zimbabwe army gets key posts

Zimbabwe army gets key posts

The army has been rewarded for its role in Mugabe’s ouster

Cinema, music, fun ... at Ajyal Family Weekend

Cinema, music, fun ... at Ajyal Family Weekend

The Ajyal Family Weekend 2017 is expected to attract a large number of families and children today at the Katara Esplanade, which features an array of fun-filled activities and film screenings for all ages.

Ooredoo App’s new Passport feature revamped

Ooredoo App’s new Passport feature revamped

Ooredoo has announced that an updated version of the Ooredoo App is now available with enhanced Passport features. Since the launch of the Passport Companion feature on the Ooredoo App in 2016, there has seen a significant rise in the number of customers using the app for their roaming needs.

Population returns to 2.6mn mark again

Population returns to 2.6mn mark again

Qatar population has once again returned to exceed the 2.6mn mark after more than three months, according to latest figures made available by the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics.

EM capital flows ‘rebound’ in first eight months of ’17: QNB

EM capital flows ‘rebound’ in first eight months of ’17: QNB

Emerging market (EM) capital flows have rebounded strongly in the first eight months of 2017 after a long downturn, QNB has said in an economic commentary.

Qatar population down 1% last month

Qatar population down 1% last month

Qatar's population at the end of August 2017 was 2,446,000 people, marking a decrease of 1% from July 2017

Cabinet nod for resolution on compliance with law on protecting personal data

Cabinet nod for resolution on compliance with law on protecting personal data

The Cabinet has approved a draft resolution that extends the deadline for different entities to comply with the law on protecting personal data by six months.

Late Barrett try seals All Blacks’ stunning victory over Wallabies

Late Barrett try seals All Blacks’ stunning victory over Wallabies

In the frantic closing minutes the lead changed three times before Barrett sealed the deal and broke Australian hearts

Pakistan must adopt a different approach to terrorism -Tillerson

Pakistan must adopt a different approach to terrorism -Tillerson

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Tuesday that Pakistan must adopt a different approach to terrorism and the United States will condition its support on Islamabad's delivering results in this area.