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Income Tax havens: These 7 countries have no income tax

January 22, 2020 11:08 am

Income Tax havens: In 2019 the highest income tax was collected in Sweden where individuals with highest incomes paid more than 50 per cent of their taxable income. Countries situated in Northern Europe and North Atlantic generally have greater income taxes. Here are some countries that do not tax individuals on their income.

Explained: What is the Houbara bustard?

December 19, 2019 10:00 am

The government of Pakistan has issued special permits to the Emir of Qatar and nine other members of the royal family to hunt the houbara bustard, an internationally protected bird species.

Xavi begins managerial career with Al Sadd

May 28, 2019 7:57 pm

World Cup winner Xavi Hernandez has been appointed as the new manager of Al Sadd who play in the Qatar Stars League.

Qatar disowns tourism official's comments on visas for 'enemies'

May 06, 2019 10:40 am

"The visa will not be open for our enemies - it will be open for our friends," Baker said of Egyptians looking to come. "Are visas open for us to go there? No. So why should we open it for them? Everything is reciprocal."

Qatar says tightening Iran sanctions harms oil consuming nations

May 02, 2019 12:14 am

"The sanctions should not be extended because they have an adverse impact on countries benefiting from Iranian oil," Qatar's foreign minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani said on Wednesday.

Saudi Arabia hosts GCC summit amid Qatar tensions, Khashoggi crisis

December 09, 2018 5:39 pm

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and non-GCC member Egypt cut diplomatic and economic ties with Qatar in June 2017 over allegations of supporting terrorism.

UAE says Gulf Arab bloc still strong despite Qatar row

December 06, 2018 2:25 pm

Last week, Qatar abruptly announced it was quitting OPEC after 57 years to focus on gas in an apparent swipe at the oil-exporter bloc's de facto leader Saudi Arabia.

Why Qatar has left OPEC, and how the decision will impact oil prices, India

December 05, 2018 9:24 am

OPEC has a very big influence on global oil prices, which play a crucial role in determining the economic health of many countries, including India.

Taliban: Five freed from US military prison now in Qatar office

October 30, 2018 1:02 pm

The stature of the five, which includes an ex-army chief, would make a peace deal palatable to the rank and file, says former Taliban Hakim Mujahed.

Is Saudi Arabia planning to spend $750 million to turn Qatar into an Island?

September 03, 2018 6:47 am

The entire plan to physically separate the Qatari peninsula is the latest stress spot in a fractious14-month long dispute between the two nations.


Sanya Malhotra is having the time of her life in Qatar

August 05, 2019 7:53 am

Sanya Malhotra is currently on a vacation in Qatar and appears to be having a great time. Scroll to see all the pictures.

World's richest countries according to per capita income

November 20, 2017 8:07 pm

A glimpse of the fifteen richest countries in the world. The list showcases the countries after making a comparison of their per capita incomes.

Modi in Qatar: PM woos business delegates, shares meal with Indian workers

June 05, 2016 3:39 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is on a two-day visit to oil rich Qatar to promote business ties between both nations.

Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani in India on two day visit

March 25, 2015 4:00 pm

Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani during ceremonial reception at the Rashtrapati Bhawan in New Delhi.