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Italy records 4% rise in F&B exports to Qatar

Italy records 4% rise in F&B exports to Qatar

Italy recorded a 4% growth in its food and beverage (F&B) exports to Qatar, which amounted to €34mn in the first nine months of 2020, an official of the Italian Trade Agency (ITA) said on Monday.

'Noticeable rise' in humidity from Sunday: Met

'Noticeable rise' in humidity from Sunday: Met

The country is expected to witness a noticeable rise in relative humidity from Sunday until the end of the week, the Qatar Met department has said.

Qatar past the peak but rise in Covid cases among nationals, expatriate professionals

Qatar past the peak but rise in Covid cases among nationals, expatriate professionals

The country is past the peak of Covid-19 transmission but there has been an increase in positive cases among Qatari nationals as well as expatriate professionals.

Afghanistan sees rise in civilian casualties, UN says

Afghanistan sees rise in civilian casualties, UN says

Civilian casualties from operations conducted by the warring sides in Afghanistan escalated in April compared to the same period last year, a UN report said on Tuesday.

China's Wuhan lockdown ends, but another begins as local coronavirus cases rise

China's Wuhan lockdown ends, but another begins as local coronavirus cases rise

The Chinese city where the coronavirus epidemic first broke out, Wuhan, ended a two-month lockdown on Wednesday, but a northern town started restricting the movement of its residents amid concerns ...

China sees rise in asymptomatic coronavirus cases

China sees rise in asymptomatic coronavirus cases

Mainland China reported 39 new coronavirus cases as of Sunday, up from 30 a day earlier, and the number of asymptomatic cases also surged, as Beijing continued to struggle to extinguish the outbreak ...

HIA operations rise in second quarter of 2019

HIA operations rise in second quarter of 2019

Hamad International Airport (HIA) has witnessed an increase in operations in the second quarter of this year.

Qatar well-placed to meet rise in demand for LNG: Al-Sada

Qatar well-placed to meet rise in demand for LNG: Al-Sada

HE the Minister of Energy and Industry, Dr Mohamed bin Saleh al-Sada has said natural gas is the ideal solution to the climate change issue, resulting from the race to meet rising economic standards ...

World carbon emissions on the rise again: study

World carbon emissions on the rise again: study

World carbon emissions are set to rise 2 percent this year to a new record, scientists said on Monday, dashing hopes that global emissions had already peaked.

Duterte death fears rise as Cebu mayor offers bounties

Duterte death fears rise as Cebu mayor offers bounties

The incoming mayor of a major Philippine city said yesterday he was offering police bounties to kill criminals..

Lanka sees rise in tourist arrivals

Lanka sees rise in tourist arrivals

Sri Lanka’s tourist arrivals rose 11.6% in April to 136,367, from the previous year, figures from the Tourism Promotion Bureau showed yesterday.

Economy projected to rise gradually: WB

Economy projected to rise gradually: WB

Despite external and internal challenges, the World Bank said Bangladesh’s economy remained strong..