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Nokia clinches $1bn deal with India's Airtel

Nokia clinches $1bn deal with India's Airtel

Finnish network equipment maker Nokia has secured a multi-year contract to boost the capacity of one of India's largest mobile operators, the firm announced on Tuesday.

Qatar Airways, Standard Chartered sign $850mn financing deal

Qatar Airways, Standard Chartered sign $850mn financing deal

Qatar Airways and Standard Chartered have successfully signed a $850mn financing in respect of seven Boeing 787-9 aircraft.

Qatar wins praise for its role in US-Taliban deal

Qatar wins praise for its role in US-Taliban deal

The historic peace accord signed by the US and the Taliban in Doha on Saturday under the auspices of Qatar has been lauded across the world. The agreement is expected to end nearly two decades of war in Afghanistan.

Al-Marri calls on GCC chief to deal with blockade's humanitarian crisis

Al-Marri calls on GCC chief to deal with blockade's humanitarian crisis

HE the Chairman of the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC), Dr Ali bin Smaikh al-Marri, has called on the GCC secretary-general, during a meeting with members of the US Congress ...

UDC, Corinthia Hotels sign deal to manage, operate Corinthia Doha in Gewan Island

UDC, Corinthia Hotels sign deal to manage, operate Corinthia Doha in Gewan Island

United Development Company (UDC) signed an agreement with Corinthia Hotels to manage and operate Corinthia Doha, which will be located in UDC’s newest flagship real estate development – Gewan Island.

Deal of the century is unacceptable and unjust: Malaysian PM

Deal of the century is unacceptable and unjust: Malaysian PM

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad underlined that the ‘deal of the century’ announced by US President Donald Trump is ‘utterly unacceptable’ and ‘grossly unjust.’

IAG chief Walsh confident of EU, UK negotiating air transport deal

IAG chief Walsh confident of EU, UK negotiating air transport deal

International Airline Group (IAG) CEO Willie Walsh said he is confident the European Union and the UK will negotiate a comprehensive air transport agreement as Britain formally exited the union on January 31.

MoneyGram, LuLu Money deal eyes lead in digital transactions, remittances

MoneyGram, LuLu Money deal eyes lead in digital transactions, remittances

The Nasdaq-listed MoneyGram International, a global leader in cross-border P2P payments and money transfers, has entered into a strategic partnership with LuLu Money, a non-banking finance entity ...

Thailand says new Asian trade deal to be signed in 2020

Thailand says new Asian trade deal to be signed in 2020

Thailand said on Sunday that Southeast Asian nations are committed to signing a pact by February 2020 on forging what could become the world's largest trade bloc...

EU nations agree Brexit delay until Jan. 31 as PM Johnson seeks election

EU nations agree Brexit delay until Jan. 31 as PM Johnson seeks election

The European Union on Monday agreed a 3-month flexible delay to Britain's departure from the bloc as Prime Minister Boris Johnson pushes for an election after opponents forced him to request an extension he had vowed never to ask for.

Britain clinches Brexit deal; Johnson must secure parliament's backing

Britain clinches Brexit deal; Johnson must secure parliament's backing

Britain secured a Brexit deal with the European Union on Thursday, more than three years after Britons voted to leave the bloc, but Prime Minister Boris Johnson must still win a knife-edge vote in parliament ...

Nepal eyes railway deal with China during Xi visit

Nepal eyes railway deal with China during Xi visit

Chinese President Xi Jinping is due to arrive in Nepal on Saturday for talks with Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli and is expected to sign a deal expanding a railway link between the Himalayan nation and Tibet ...