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By Tajuddin
In DIPLOMAT MEMO
Jun 30th, 2017
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London, UK (Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Several British banks said on Friday they had stopped dealing in Qatari riyals, as the diplomatic crisis surrounding the tiny Gulf country disrupted overseas trading of its currency. Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt severed diplomati...
By Tajuddin
In BUSINESS
Sep 27th, 2016
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Algiers, Algeria ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Iran rejected on Tuesday an offer from Saudi Arabia to limit its oil output in exchange for Riyadh cutting supply, dashing market hopes the two major OPEC producers would find a compromise this week to help ease a global glut of crude. “The gap ...
By Tajuddin
In DIPLOMAT MEMO
Mar 11th, 2016
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Cairo,Egypt (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Egyptian former foreign minister Ahmed Abul-Gheit was appointed Thursday as the new secretary-general of the Arab League. In an emergency meeting in Cairo, the Arab League council unanimously agreed to appoint Abul-Gheit as the new chief to replace outgoing ...
By Tajuddin
In BUSINESS
Mar 1st, 2016
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Doha, Qatar (Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani held official talks with Djibouti President Ismail Omar Guelleh at the Emiri Diwan on Monday. The session of talks was attended by HH the Deputy Emir Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad al-Thani and a number of minis...
By Tajuddin
In SPORTS
Feb 21st, 2016
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Doha, Qatar ( AFP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Betlhem Desalegn of the UAE completed a middle-distance double at the Asian Indoor Athletics Championships in Doha on Saturday, taking gold in the 3,000m to go alongside the 1500m title she won the previous evening. Ethiopian-born Desalgen, 24, won in a time o...
By Tajuddin
In Local News
Feb 20th, 2016
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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – The Commissioner for Peace and Security, Ambassador Smail Chergui, met with partners at the African Union (AU) Commission Headquarters, on 18 February 2016, to discuss enhanced support to the AU Mission in Somalia( AMISOM) and to the Somali National Instit...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Jan 23rd, 2016
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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia ( Anadolu Agency + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Thursday that the Saudi Arabia-led anti-terror international coalition would not have combat forces. Cavusoglu said that once it was spoken about a military coalition, “operations come to every...
By Tajuddin
In SPOTLIGHT
Jan 19th, 2016
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Ankara ( Dailysabah + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Turkey is set to open its first military base in Africa in which Turkish military officers will train Somalian soldiers and troops from other African countries to fight against Al-Shabaab terrorist organization, military sources said on Monday. The base in t...
By Tajuddin
In SPORTS
Jan 10th, 2016
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Doha,Qatar ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Novak Djokovic has started 2016 in style after he thrashed Rafael Nadal 6-1 6-2 in the final of the Qatar Open. Last year’s tournament in Doha saw Djokovic suffer one of the few blips of his 2015 campaign but there would be no such occurrence on Satu...
By Tajuddin
In SPORTS
Dec 28th, 2015
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Paris, France ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Swedish professional footballer and PSG striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has suggested that he could make a move to Qatar when his Paris Saint-Germain contract expires this summer. The 34-year-old will be a free agent at the end of the current campaign and is...