Kate, the wife of Prince William, gave birth to a boy at a hospital in London on Monday, the third child for the British royal couple and now fifth in line to the throne.
Madagascans return to protests after clashes
Hundreds of Madagascan opposition supporters returned to the streets on Monday to protest against the president and a deadly crackdown by security forces on an anti-government demonstration.
Iran banned the use of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies by banks and financial institutions on Monday amid ongoing debate over how best to regulate the technology.
UDC, QNB sign letter of intent to finance Gewan Island project
United Development Company (UDC), one of Qatar’s leading shareholding companies and master developer of The Pearl-Qatar, and QNB have signed a letter of intent to work on providing future financing required for the development of Gewan Island project.
Qatar’s Adel Abdulla suffered a devastating setback to his chances of regaining the FIA T2 World Championship after he was deprived of a first ever victory in the category at his home Manateq Qatar Cross-Country Rally (QCCR) by a niggling electrical issue yesterday.
Przygonski seals win after late drama for al-Attiyah
Poland’s Jakub Przygonski and Belgian co-driver Tom Colsoul confirmed a dramatic and vital victory in the Manateq Qatar Cross-Country Rally after overnight leader Nasser Saleh al-Attiyah suffered terminal engine issues on the run down Qatar’s west coast on the final stage yesterday.
The ‘Next Eleven’ and the world economy
On a recent holiday in Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos, I couldn’t resist thinking about these countries’ economic potential and ongoing policy challenges. After all, in 2005, my Goldman Sachs colleagues and I had listed Vietnam as one of the Next Eleven (N-11)
The second Aspire Lake Festival took spectators through half-hour ‘magical journey,’ featuring more than 40 artists and experts with a showcase of theatrical performances and fireworks displays at Aspire Park.
Newly opened Orbital Highway Phase-I, Qatar
Almost two-third of the ambitious Orbital Highway and Truck Route linking the newly constructed Hamad Port in Mesaieed with the Ras Laffan Industrial City on the northern side is ready now.