The outcome of recent talks between Qatar and the US on civil aviation would help pave the way for “fair competition” among major stakeholders in the global airline industry, a senior US embassy official has said.
The race, organised by the Qatar Cycling Federation, in partnership with the United Filipino Mountain Bikers Qatar (UFMBQ) and the Qatar Chain Reaction, gathered hundreds of riders from all over the country.
Leading Middle East airline Emirates said Thursday its profits had plunged by 82.5% in its last fiscal year, blaming fierce competition, currency devaluations and US travel restrictions.
A 12-year-old girl was barred from a Malaysian chess tournament over her "seductive" dress, her coach has claimed, igniting public outrage against the organisers of the competition in the Muslim-majority nation.
The Cabinet has given its nod to a draft law, which seeks to ensure competitive economic practices in the country, and its draft executive regulation.