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One-of-a-kind underground transport network for West Bay
22/2/2011The work on underground transport network linking all major commercial and administrative centres has already begun in West Bay.
New nodal agency established in Qatar to develop SMEs
22/2/2011Aiming to further boost its economic diversification strategy, Qatar has established a nodal agency, which would be responsible for encouraging, financing and monitoring the Small and Medium Enterprises (SME).
Karwa Housing City best model for quality accommodation
14/2/2011The Minister of Municipality and Urban Planning H E Sheikh Abdul Rahman bin Khalifa bin Abdul Aziz Al Thani, appreciating the quality accommodation provided by Mowasalat to their workers, said that the companies in Qatar should follow Mowasalat in this matter.
Interior Ministry to expedite family visa processing
31/1/2011Plans are underway to once again, handover the processing of family visa applications to Ministry of Interior, and give it the authority to approve or reject a request.
Major development plans underway at Al Wakra
31/1/2011Major development projects, worth QR362mn are likely to be executed by the Municipality at Al Wakra.
Qatar permits foreign investment in few more sectors
24/1/2011The legislation regulating foreign investment in the country has now been amended to include few more sectors for investment.
Qatar to unveil its first family mall - Wathan Mall
24/1/2011First exclusive family mall - Wathan Mall, will be unveiled next month, a senior official of the mall confirmed.
Qatar Airways embarks on aggressive expansion strategy
22/3/2011The Qatar Airways is all set to grow in capacity to accommodate various destinations into its global network, to be carried out in phases, beginning 1st March.
New Georgetown University facility opens to public
10/1/2011The second phase of the relocation of new building of Georgetown University, School of Foreign Service, Qatar, is now complete, and the vast library of the university is now open to public.
Qatar leisure sector heading in the right direction
10/1/2011The leisure sector in Qatar is moving in the right direction, following the successful bid by Qatar to host the World Cup 2022, and this is a major step for Qatar to find a permanent place for itself in the global map, says Herve Humoler, the President and COO of Ritz Carlton Hotel Company.
Qatar Airways adds 5 cities to its portfolio; covers 100 cities worldwide
3/1/2011One of the leading airlines in the world, Qatar Airways, had announced addition of five new routes to its global network during the first four months of 2011, touching a total of 100 cities.
New Arab Museum to be unveiled in Qatar on 30th December
22/3/2011The Qatar Museums Authority (QMA) announced that the Arab Museum of Modern Art will be unveiled on 30th December 2010, displaying a collection of more than 6000 works.
Qatar tops the region for highest salaries
22/2/2011Salary satisfaction has dropped across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, according to a survey carried out by Bayt.
Public disappointed over high rents at Barwa
22/2/2012Several of those who have been eagerly awaiting the Barwa Real Estate Companys apartments and shops at the upcoming residential-cum-commercial complex at Al Wakra to be allotted them, have expressed disappointment over higher rents.
Qatar Airways announces twice-a-day Doha-Paris flights
22/3/2011Qatar Airways has made an announcement that the frequency of Doha-Paris flights would be increased to twice a day, from the current 11 flights a week.
Prices of housing in Qatar to grow by end of 2009
28/2/2012Housing prices in Qatar are likely to rise again towards end of this year, with the growth in real estate sector would continue to rise, due to infrastructure demands in Qatar, experts revealed last week.
Arab professionals resent salary cuts to tackle to crisis
22/2/2011Majority of professionals in the Arab and Gulf region (55 percent) are of the opinion that salary cuts are not the way to cope with economic crisis.
Salary satisfaction lowest among Qatari residents
22/2/2011It has been learnt that only 7 percent of employees in Qatar are satisfied with their current remuneration, revealed a recent joint-survey conducted by Bayt.
Gulf property developers may witness more mergers this year
28/2/2012Mergers between property developers across the Gulf will gather pace this year, forecasts a global property services company.
Developers optimistic about Qatar realty sector
28/2/2012Qatar real estate sector, although not immune to effects of global financial turmoil, will stabilize by mid-2009, predict industry experts.
Museum of Islamic Art welcomes 30,000 visitors in 15days
22/3/2011New landmark, the Museum of Islamic Art, which is also its symbol of culture, recorded about 30,000 visitors (local and international), within two weeks of opening doors to public, the Qatar Museums Authority reported.
Qatar realty sector continue to remain promising
28/2/2012The real estate sector in Qatar will continue to be a promising investment opportunity, despite global financial crisis, assured the Prime Minister and Foreign Minister, Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jabor al-Thani.
Qatar to witness 93000 residential units by 2010
28/2/2012About 93,000 residential units are likely to come up in Qatar towards the year 2010, to cater to the rising demand, revealed a spokesperson of a real estate sales and marketing consultancy.
Qatar Airways introduces non-stop flights to Kozhikode
22/3/2011Qatar Airways has launched non-stop flights from Doha to Kozhikode, a district in the South Indian State, Kerala.
Barwa Housing Programme - Phase one units to be delivered by end of 2008
28/2/2012About 122 families belonging to the middle-income sector in Qatar, who have been considered eligible as per the terms and conditions of Barwa Real Estate for allotment of apartments, will be handed over their houses by the end of this year, revealed Barwa.

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