Saudi shares ended lower on Sunday, hit by
weakness in banking stocks, while the Qatari index snapped a three-day losing
streak as Industries Qatar's rebounded after steep declines on its
The Saudi index eased by 0.3%, with Saudi British Bank
dropping about 1.3% and Samba Financial Group falling 1.3%. The Riyadh
market had resumed t
South African sprinter Akani Simbine will look to become the fastest man on earth at next month's world championships but he will run with a heavy heart that his compatriot and friend Caster Semenya will not be joining him in Doha.
Talks between the US and the Taliban ended Monday without an agreement that would end America’s longest war as both sides said they would have to have consult with leadership on the next steps. The negotiations, held since last year in Qatar, sought a deal in which the US would withdraw its troops from Afghanistan...
As representatives of the Taliban and the United States meet in Doha, Qatar, and edge closer to a deal to end the 18-year stalemated conflict in Afghanistan, Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney on Monday became the latest lawmaker to express misgivings about a potential agreement, highlighting the deadly "daily attacks" carried out by the terror group even as its officials ostensibly seek peace.
Qatar's Sheikh Tamim bin Hamid Al-Thani called U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday and discussed "strategic cooperation relations between the two countries and the latest regional and international developments," state news agency, QNA reported.
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