Gulf Times - Al-Bayt
Anti-money laundering agency is biased: Arroyo

Anti-money laundering agency is biased: Arroyo

Former president and now Pampanga representative Gloria Macapagal Arroyo has accused the Anti-Money Laundering Council (AMLC) of being a political tool of the previous Aquino administration.

Truck attack showsMerkel’s vulnerability

Truck attack showsMerkel’s vulnerability

Merkel attacked by right-wing critics after Berlin attack; German leader well ahead in polls before 2017 election

The future of migration governance

The future of migration governance

Today, ungoverned migration is threatening geopolitical stability, burdening border controls, and creating chaos around the world

Burns’ ‘surfari’ wiped out by Hobart Test recall

Burns’ ‘surfari’ wiped out by Hobart Test recall

Joe Burns had planned to catch a few waves to fill the extra time in his schedule after being omitted from Australia’s Test squad against South Africa but the opening batsman has had to put the surfboard away due to a surprise recall for Hobart.

Al Bayt Stadium bowl for 2022 semi-final venue

Al Bayt Stadium bowl for 2022 semi-final venue

Fans walking up to Al Bayt Stadium–Al Khor City in 2022 will pass through a landscaped area similar to that at Aspire Park, and arrive at a stadium inspired by the traditional Arabian tent which will reach up 37 metres in height.

Katara exhibition displays works inspired by Islamic culture

Katara exhibition displays works inspired by Islamic culture

Katara – the Cultural Village, in collaboration with the embassy of Portugal in Doha, has inaugurated a modern jewellery exhibition by a Portuguese artist named ‘Mary.’

Islamic finance enters the digital service era

Islamic finance enters the digital service era

The recent announcement of Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) to enter the fintech era through a partnership with a digital-only bank is a good example how the times in the banking industry are changing also for Shariah-compliant lenders.

QBIC kicks off 7th wave of LeanStartup Programme with speaker series

QBIC kicks off 7th wave of LeanStartup Programme with speaker series

Qatar Business Incubation Centre (QBIC), founded by Qatar Development Bank (QDB) and Social Development Centre (SDC)...

India begins campaign at UN to isolate Pakistan

India begins campaign at UN to isolate Pakistan

India began a campaign to isolate Pakistan at the United Nations on Monday, telling the 193-member General Assembly it was time to identify nations who nurture, peddle and export terrorism ...

Verratti says second-best not enough for PSG ahead of Arsenal clash

Verratti says second-best not enough for PSG ahead of Arsenal clash

The Italy midfielder Marco Verratti has rejected suggestions Paris Saint-Germain are in a transitional period as the French club, rattled by a sloppy start to the new campaign, ....

Philippine police foil plot to kill president

Philippine police foil plot to kill president

The Philippine National Police (PNP) yesterday claimed to have foiled a plot to assassinate President Rodrigo Duterte, after busting a syndicate that allegedly smuggled high-powered firearms from the US.

Japanese truck driver playing Pokemon Go kills pedestrian

Japanese truck driver playing Pokemon Go kills pedestrian

A Japanese truck driver playing Pokemon Go while driving hit two pedestrians, killing one and injuring the other, in Japan's first death related to the Nintendo Co craze.