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China: Protectionist sentiment rising in US as deals fall apart

China: Protectionist sentiment rising in US as deals fall apart

China said yesterday protectionist sentiment is rising in the United States and criticised Washington for blocking a high-profile Chinese takeover of a US financial firm on security grounds.

Deputy PM meets Moroccan minister

Deputy PM meets Moroccan minister

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani met Moroccan Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Co-operation Nasser Bourita in Doha yesterday.

‘Qatar growing steadily and building accelerated economy’

‘Qatar growing steadily and building accelerated economy’

Qatar is witnessing “remarkable development towards building a fast-growing and accelerated economy”, UK Secretary of State for Transport and Member of Parliament Chris Grayling has said.

Emir attends Qatar Open final

Emir attends Qatar Open final

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani attended the final of Qatar ExxonMobil Open for men which was held at Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex Saturday evening.

France seeks support of Lanka for Expo 2025 bid

France seeks support of Lanka for Expo 2025 bid

The head of France’s bid to host the 2025 World Expo held talks with Sri Lankan leaders in a bid to secure their support.

May apologises for cancelled surgeries

May apologises for cancelled surgeries

Prime Minister Theresa May yesterday apologised to tens of thousands of patients whose operations were cancelled to free up staff and beds to deal with emergency patients.

World Cup stadiums begin to take shape across Qatar

World Cup stadiums begin to take shape across Qatar

At the heart of the 2022 FIFA World Cup will be the magnificent stadiums – and 2017 was another year of incredible progress.

Winter weather wreaks fresh travel havoc

Winter weather wreaks fresh travel havoc

A man throws a snowball in Buxton, yesterday. Heavy snow caused travel disruption to airports and roads as the country again grappled with the impact of wintry weather.

Inter Milan set tough Lazio test after Italian Cup flop

Inter Milan set tough Lazio test after Italian Cup flop

Luciano Spalletti’s side — third in Serie A five points behind leaders Napoli — have suffered three consecutive losses

Saudi-led air raids kill 68 Yemen civilians in one day: UN

Saudi-led air raids kill 68 Yemen civilians in one day: UN

Sixty-eight Yemeni civilians were killed in two separate air raids by the Saudi-led Arab coalition in one day, the UN humanitarian Coordinator in Yemen Jamie McGoldrick said on Thursday.

QC brings winter comfort for refugees

QC brings winter comfort for refugees

Qatar Charity (QC) has launched “Winter for the Needy” campaign to reach out to vulnerable refugees and needy people in Syria, Iraq, Palestine, and Rohingya by providing essential living items, food, and fuel in winter months.

Experts discuss social aspect of mathematical education

Experts discuss social aspect of mathematical education

The Arab-German Young Academy of Sciences and Humanities (Agya) and Texas A&M University at Qatar (Tamuq) organised an international panel discussion on ‘Mathematics and Internationalisation