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Tuesday, October 20, 2020

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‘Qarving’ an identity: how Qatar has flourished on the global stage despite the blockade

By Sara Abadi It has been three years since that fateful day of June 5, 2017, when Qatar was put under siege by its neighbouring countries, Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt through a...

Will we see Benjamins on the other side?

by Abdul Rahman Abid & Adan Ali Will paper currency survive its latest, and arguably its ultimate test: the coronavirus pandemic? Nearly a month ago, as we made a pitstop at a Woqod fueling station to...

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‘We’ve been suffering for a long time’: Migrant workers struggle as company delays payments for almost a year

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Saudi minister hints at lifting the illegal blockade

Riyadh’s top diplomat stated that he believed the end of the rift will be in the ‘relatively near future’. Saudi’s Foreign Minister, Prince Faisal bin...

Life after COVID-19: what will it be like?

By Menatalla Ibrahim This week Qatar began phase one of easing the lockdown; after enduring over two months of closed shops malls, mosques, schools as...