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Amir starts his three-nation Asia tour on Sunday

Amir starts his three-nation Asia tour on Sunday

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani embarks on Sunday on a three-nation Asian tour that includes South Korea, Japan and China.

Ashghal starts Wakrah road upgrade project

Ashghal starts Wakrah road upgrade project

Ashghal has announced the commencement of the 9.2km long Al Wakrah Main Road upgrade works. The total cost is approximately QR600mn.

Shell starts new Gulf of Mexico field one year ahead of plan

Shell starts new Gulf of Mexico field one year ahead of plan

Royal Dutch Shell on Thursday announced the start of production at the Kaikias field in the US Gulf of Mexico, around one year ahead of schedule.

Ramadan starts today in Qatar

Ramadan starts today in Qatar

Today, June 6, is the first day of the holy month of Ramadan in Qatar and other Gulf and Arab states.

Ex-Citi trader starts bitcoin exchange to entice China investors

Ex-Citi trader starts bitcoin exchange to entice China investors

It was after Arthur Hayes got laid off from Citigroup in 2013 that he stumbled across one of the simplest ways

Poland starts logging Unesco Heritage site

Poland starts logging Unesco Heritage site

Poland has begun logging in the ancient Bialowieza forest, which includes some of Europe’s last primeval woodland

Greece starts letting migrants leave isles

Greece starts letting migrants leave isles

Greek island officials have begun letting migrants leave detention centres where they have been held

Everest climbing season starts

Everest climbing season starts

More than 200 foreign climbers were headed toward the Everest base camp, authorities said yesterday