Daily Archives: November 24, 2012

Fourth Doha Film Festival Holds Closing Ceremony

Doha, November 24 (QNA) – The Fourth Doha Tribeca Film Festival (DTFF) held Saturday its closing ceremony after more than 87 films from across the world took part in the festival, in addition to the 19 films in the “Made in Qatar” category.The festiva…

Lakhwiya Win to Move to Third Place

Doha, November 24 (QNA) – Lakhwiya defeated Friday Al Kharaitiyat 1-0 in the eighth round of the Qatar Stars Cup.Khalid Moftah scored the only goal of the game in the 10th minute. The win raised Lakhwiya’s point tally to 16 points in third place. Al K…

QNB Group: GCC Utilisation of Bond Markets is Growing

Doha, November 24 (QNA) – There is US$233bn in debt securities issued in the GCC in circulation, based on Bloomberg data, equivalent to 17% of the region’s GDP. This is a relatively low level compared with advanced economies where government bonds alo…

Qatar, UN Flags Fly Side by Side Ready for COP18 to Open

Doha, November 24 (QNA) – The flags of Qatar and the United Nations are flying above the Qatar National Convention Centre after a ceremony to celebrate the United Nations Climate Change Conference, which begins in Doha on Monday.The flags were present…

QNB: منطقة الخليج أصدرت سندات بقيمة 233 مليار دولار

الدوحة في 24 نوفمبر /قنا/ أشار تحليل لمجموعة QNB إلى أن إجمالي السندات في منطقة دول الخليج العربية بلغ 233 مليار دولار تتضمن 17 مليار دولار عبار

Attorney-General Opens Investigation into Audit Firm Over Public Funds Violation

Doha, November 24 (QNA) – HE the Attorney-General Ali bin Fetais Al Marri has ordered the opening of an investigation into one of the biggest audit firms operating in the country.The Public Prosecution said today that the order followed investigations…

HE Justice Minister to Take Part in Arab Justice Ministers Meeting in Cairo

Cairo, November 24 (QNA) -The 28th session of the Arab Justice Ministers’ Council is due to kick start at the Arab League General Secretariat headquarters in Cairo on Monday in the presence of HE Qatar’s Justice Minister Hassan Bin Abdullah Al Ghanem….

Qatar’S Alex Carella Looks to Close in on 2Nd Successive World Title in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi, November 24 (QNA) -The Qatar Team’s Alex Carella could mathematically clinch his second successive UIM F1 H20 World Championship title at this coming weekend’s Grand Prix of Abu Dhabi. With the unfortunate absence of Team Abu Dhabi’s Ahmed …