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News Qatar: Arab nations blockading Qatar expand blacklist

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/11/arab-nations-blockading-qatar-expand-blacklist-171123064444413.html
Publication date: Wednesday 22 November 2017

Two Islamic organisations and 11 individuals have been added to an existing "terror list" drawn up by four Arab nations that are blockading Qatar, claiming the entities and individuals are supported by Doha. State-run Saudi Press Agency issued a joint ...

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Publication date: hursday 23 November 2017

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News Qatar: Challenge 22: Qatar scheming an innovation boom around World Cup 2022

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/sports/soccer/challenge-22-qatar-scheming-an-innovation-boom-around-world-cup-2022/ar-BBFwAEv
Publication date: Wednesday 22 November 2017

Imagine being able to order food, drinks and merchandise on your seat without having to take a long walk to the usually crowded refreshment area in a stadium! Or imagine following your favourite team real time with tailor-made updates while driving!

News Qatar: Qatar National Bank's link-up to Saudi payment network delayed: sources - Arab News

News channel or source: http://www.arabnews.com/node/1198071/business-economy
Publication date: hursday 23 November 2017

Arab NewsQatar National Bank's link-up to Saudi payment network delayed: sourcesArab NewsDUBAI: Qatar National Bank (QNB), the largest bank in the Middle East and Africa, has put on hold plans to connect to Saudi Arabia's interbank payment network, as a regional political rift disrupts its growth plans in the kingdom, sources familiar with ...and more »

News Qatar: OPEC chatroom dead as Qatar crisis hurts Gulf oil cooperation

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-opec-gulf-qatar/opec-chatroom-dead-as-qatar-crisis-hurts-gulf-oil-cooperation-idUSKBN1DN0TU
Publication date: Wednesday 22 November 2017

DUBAI/LONDON (Reuters) - OPEC’s most powerful internal alliance, bringing together the oil producer group’s Gulf members, is disintegrating fast. As a six-month-old spat between Saudi Arabia and Qatar deepens, the organization’s Gulf ministers will ...

News Qatar: Egypt restores visa regime with Qatar - AzerNews

News channel or source: https://www.azernews.az/region/122742.html
Publication date: hursday 23 November 2017

AzerNewsEgypt restores visa regime with QatarAzerNewsThe decision of the Egypt's Interior Ministry was approved by the country's Ministry of Foreign Affairs and published in the official media. Qatari nationals intending to visit Egypt will have to obtain an entry visa. At the same time it remains ...and more »

News Qatar: Qatar's first disabled model

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p05n13rk
Publication date: Wednesday 22 November 2017

When Nawaal Akram was growing up in Qatar, she was bullied for the way she walked. She has muscular dystrophy which is a condition that gradually causes the muscles to weaken. She ended up using a wheelchair when she was 12 and had to leave school.

News Qatar: Largest survey of Qatari contemporary art to open in Berlin despite ongoing blockade - Art Newspaper

News channel or source: http://theartnewspaper.com/news/kraftwerk-berlin-to-host-survey-of-contemporary-art-from-qatar
Publication date: hursday 23 November 2017

Largest survey of Qatari contemporary art to open in Berlin despite ongoing blockadeArt NewspaperAmidst the ongoing blockade against Qatar that has tested the country's international cultural relations, its Year of Culture partnership with Germany has quietly continued. For its final event in the year-long programme, Berlin's Kraftwerk, a 7,500 sq ...

News Qatar: Members of Congress push for US to take tougher line on Qatar

News channel or source: http://www.cnn.com/2017/11/21/politics/us-congress-qatar-hamas/index.html
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

(CNN)Member of Congress are calling on the Trump administration to take a tougher line against Qatar, accusing the small Persian Gulf nation of supporting the Palestinian militant group Hamas. A bipartisan group of representatives sent a letter to Treasury ...

News Qatar: OPEC minister: 'We used to have a WhatsApp group' - Aljazeera.com

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/11/opec-minister-whatsapp-group-171123102354203.html
Publication date: hursday 23 November 2017

Aljazeera.comOPEC minister: 'We used to have a WhatsApp group'Aljazeera.comAs a six-month-old spat between Saudi Arabia and Qatar deepens, OPEC's Gulf ministers will have to scrap their tradition of meeting behind closed doors to agree on policy before the organisation holds its twice-yearly talks, OPEC sources say. "We used ...and more »

News Qatar: Arab states blacklist Islamist groups, individuals in Qatar boycott

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/arab-states-blacklist-islamist-groups-individuals-qatar-boycott-231300183.html
Publication date: Wednesday 22 November 2017

DUBAI (Reuters) - The four Arab countries boycotting Qatar added 11 more individuals and two other entities, including a major group of Islamist scholars, to their "terrorist" blacklists for the Gulf state, Saudi state news agency SPA reported on Thursday.

News Qatar: Members of Congress criticize US policy toward Qatar - Egypttoday (blog)

News channel or source: http://www.egypttoday.com/Article/2/33830/Members-of-Congress-criticize-U-S-policy-toward-Qatar
Publication date: hursday 23 November 2017

Egypttoday (blog)Members of Congress criticize US policy toward QatarEgypttoday (blog)CAIRO – 23 November 2017: Members of Congress have criticized the recent announcement made by U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin which explains that the U.S. and Qatar have reached an understanding regarding attempts to curb the illicit financing ...and more »

News Qatar: FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar: All you need to know about the labourers

News channel or source: https://sports.yahoo.com/fifa-world-cup-2022-qatar-025223094.html
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

Qatar, the hosts of the 2022 World Cup, have been under the spotlight since the footballing extravaganza was awarded to them by FIFA. The high mercury levels in the Arab country was pointed out as one of the detracting factors by critics initially.

News Qatar: Qatar accuses Quartet of wanting to interfere in Qatari affairs - Egypttoday (blog)

News channel or source: http://www.egypttoday.com/Article/1/33827/Qatar-accuses-Quartet-of-wanting-to-interfere-in-Qatari-affairs
Publication date: hursday 23 November 2017

Egypttoday (blog)Qatar accuses Quartet of wanting to interfere in Qatari affairsEgypttoday (blog)CAIRO – 23 November 2017: Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani, Qatari foreign minister, said in an interview with CNN that the Arab Quartet committed countless crimes including suppressing opposition, creating humanitarian crises, intimidating citizens ...and more »

News Qatar: Qatar's Elusive Riyal Spurs MSCI to Seek Change for Stocks

News channel or source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-11-22/msci-proposes-use-of-offshore-riyal-rates-as-standoff-drags-on
Publication date: uesday 21 November 2017

MSCI Inc. is proposing shifting to the offshore riyal rate to value Qatari stocks after investors complained that a boycott of the nation by its neighbors has made access to the onshore rate too difficult. The index provider, whose gauges guide the ...

News Qatar: Challenge 22: Qatar scheming an innovation boom around World Cup 2022 - Goal.com

News channel or source: http://www.goal.com/en-ae/news/challenge-22-qatar-innovation-world-cup-2022/aeko2o5rstt61qi6yg73dkwv5
Publication date: hursday 23 November 2017

Goal.comChallenge 22: Qatar scheming an innovation boom around World Cup 2022Goal.comImagine being able to order food, drinks and merchandise on your seat without having to take a long walk to the usually crowded refreshment area in a stadium! Or imagine following your favourite team real time with tailor-made updates while driving ...and more »

News Qatar: World Trade Organization sets up panel on Qatar-UAE crisis

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/world-trade-organization-sets-panel-qatar-uae-crisis-51328202
Publication date: Wednesday 22 November 2017

The World Trade Organization has established a panel to decide on Qatar's complaint against measures imposed on Doha by the United Arab Emirates for its alleged financial support for militant groups. Qatar insists UAE's actions violate its rights and those ...

News Qatar: Qatar, Japan announce mutual visa exemption for diplomatic passports - Xinhua

News channel or source: http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/23/c_136774559.htm
Publication date: hursday 23 November 2017

Qatar, Japan announce mutual visa exemption for diplomatic passportsXinhuaDOHA, Nov. 23 (Xinhua) -- Qatar and Japan announced Wednesday mutual visa exemption for holders of diplomatic and special passports, said the official website of Qatar's Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The memorandum was signed Wednesday with the presence ...and more »

News Qatar: Qatar National Bank's Link-Up to Saudi Payment Network Delayed: Sources

News channel or source: https://money.usnews.com/investing/news/articles/2017-11-23/qatar-national-banks-link-up-to-saudi-payment-network-delayed-sources
Publication date: Wednesday 22 November 2017

DUBAI (Reuters) - Qatar National Bank (QNB), the largest bank in the Middle East and Africa, has put on hold plans to connect to Saudi Arabia's interbank payment network, as a regional political rift disrupts its growth plans in the kingdom, sources ...

News Qatar: Arab nations blockading Qatar add two entities, 11 individuals to terrorism list, say Doha funded them - Firstpost

News channel or source: http://www.firstpost.com/world/arab-nations-blockading-qatar-add-two-entities-11-individuals-to-terrorism-list-say-doha-funded-them-4224407.html
Publication date: hursday 23 November 2017

FirstpostArab nations blockading Qatar add two entities, 11 individuals to terrorism list, say Doha funded themFirstpostRiyadh: Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Bahrain and Egypt on Thursday added two entities and 11 individuals to their terror lists. Qatar. Representational image. AP. Representational image of Qatar. AP. The two organisations comprise the ...and more »

News Qatar: Egypt imposes entry visas on Qatari citizens - Middle East Monitor

News channel or source: https://www.middleeastmonitor.com/20171123-egypt-imposes-entry-visas-on-qatari-citizens/
Publication date: hursday 23 November 2017

Middle East MonitorEgypt imposes entry visas on Qatari citizensMiddle East MonitorEgypt is reported to be imposing the need for visas to Qatari citizens starting today, the official journal has said. The decision was approved by the Egyptian Interior Ministry and Foreign Affairs Ministry. Bahrain's King Hamad Bin Isa Al Khalifa also ...and more »