Daily Archives: August 29, 2012

HH the Emir to Participate in NAM Summit

Doha, August 29 (QNA) –  HH the Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani will head tomorrow, Thursday,  to the Islamic Republic of Iran to participate in the 16th session of  the Non-Aligned Movement NAM Summit,  due to open  in

Qtel Retires US$3.0 billion Facility

Doha, August 29 (QNA) – Qatar Telecom (Qtel) on Wednesday  announced that it has retired its US$3.0 billion syndicated term loan facility. Existing funds were used to repay the facility, the company said  in a statement. The Qtel Group is

HH the Emir Issues Laws on Civil Defense, Business Advisory Services

Doha, August 29 (QNA) – HH the Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani on Wednesday issued Law No. (9) of 2012 to amend some provisions of Law No. (13) of 1977 on civil defense. HH the Emir also issued

Msheireb Properties Inaugurates On-Site Concrete Batching Plant

Doha, August 29 (QNA) – Msheireb Properties announced that it has introduced more environmentally responsible concrete in the construction of its flagship development, the QR20bn Msheireb Downtown Doha project.  A company statement released on Wednesday said “the project now operates

Abdullah Bin Zayed meets German FM

BERLIN: The foreign minister H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al-Nahyan and Germany’s foreign minister Guido Westerwelle on Tuesday discussed bilateral relations between their two countries, matters of common concern as well as regional and international issues, in the Middle East …

UAE envoy presents credentials to Sultan Qaboos

Muscat: UAE Ambassador to Oman Abdul Redha Abdullah Khouri today submitted his credentials to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Saeed of Oman. The UAE Ambassador conveyed to Sultan Qaboos greetings of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan …

ENOC and Aldrees sign joint venture to establish service stations in Saudi Arabia

Dubai/Riyadh: Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC), Dubai’s leading petroleum retailer with a significant footprint in lifestyle and consumer retailing, has signed a joint venture agreement with Aldrees Petroleum ‘&’ Transport Services Company (Aldrees), one of Saudi Arabia’s largest petroleum retailers …