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Qatar, Turkey sign currency swap deal

Qatar, Turkey sign currency swap deal

Qatar Central Bank (QCB), and the Central Bank of Turkey (CBRT) signed a currency swap agreement to promote bilateral co-operation between the two central banks by establishing a two-way currency exchange line.

Qatar, Korea eye stronger ties

Qatar, Korea eye stronger ties

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani met in Seoul with South Korean Minister of Foreign Affairs Kang Kyung-wha

FM meets Ban Ki-moon

FM meets Ban Ki-moon

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani on Friday met Ban Ki-moon

Qatar to continue supporting Turkey

Qatar to continue supporting Turkey

Qatar will not hesitate to provide the necessary support to Turkey, which is a strategic ally, Qatar's Ambassador to Turkey Salem bin Mubarak al-Shafi has said.

beIN claims 'irrefutable' proof of Saudi piracy

beIN claims 'irrefutable' proof of Saudi piracy

Qatari broadcaster beIN said on Thursday it has "irrefutable evidence" that a pirate channel illegally showing hundreds of live European football matches is being carried on the Saudi-based satellite provider Arabsat.

Eid al-Adha holidays to start on August 19

Eid al-Adha holidays to start on August 19

On the occasion of Eid al-Adha, the Amiri Dewan has announced holiday.

Turkish lira rallies ahead of Albayrak presentation

Turkish lira rallies ahead of Albayrak presentation

The lira gained some support from the announcement late on Wednesday of a Qatari pledge to invest $15bn in Turkey.

Qatar committed to enhance ties with Philippines: FM

Qatar committed to enhance ties with Philippines: FM

The Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte met on Wednesday with HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani in Manila.

Qatar to have world class education system

Qatar to have world class education system

The Ministry of Education and Higher Education is continuing with the implementation of its 2017-2022 plan that aims to develop a world class educational system, a senior official has said.

Qatar scores high in government effectiveness

Qatar scores high in government effectiveness

Qatar has "relatively high scores" in government effectiveness, political stability, and regulatory quality, according to a report jointly prepared by the World Bank Group and the World Economic Forum.

Berlin forum to highlight major projects slated in Qatar, Germany

Berlin forum to highlight major projects slated in Qatar, Germany

The upcoming ‘Qatar Germany Business and Investment Forum’ scheduled next month in Berlin aims to highlight major projects to be implemented in Qatar and Germany ...

Samsung launches the Galaxy Note9 in Qatar

Samsung launches the Galaxy Note9 in Qatar

Samsung Gulf Electronics has launched the Galaxy Note9 in Qatar on Wednesday, its latest addition to the premium Note series, recognised for including the company’s latest groundbreaking innovations.