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Gisele Bundchen Congratulates ‘Love’ Tom Brady After Patriots’ Victory

The New England Patriots are headed to their third Super Bowl in a row, and Gisele Bündchen couldn’t contain her excitement for husband Tom Brady, the team’s star quarterback. Tom Brady and Gisele Bündchen’s Most Romantic Moments As followers witnessed in Bündchen’s Instagram Stories, the 38-year-old shouted out and jumped for joy while watching the Patriots defeat the Kansas City Chiefs on TV on Sunday, January 20. With that victory, the Pats became this year’s AFC Champions and ear...
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Qatar to put $500 million in Lebanon bonds to support economy

Qatar will invest $500 million in Lebanese government U.S. dollar bonds to support Lebanon's struggling economy, the Qatari Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Monday.
Tags: Money, Qatar, businessNews, Lebanon, Qatari Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Qatar’s beIN Group Calls on Hollywood to Help Fight Pirate Broadcaster Allegedly Backed by Saudi Arabia (EXCLUSIVE)

Qatari powerhouse beIN Media Group is calling on Hollywood to join in fighting a pirate broadcaster that it alleges has stolen billions of dollars’ worth of rights to sports events, films and TV content, and that it says has the backing of Saudi Arabia. Doha-based beIN has compiled what it calls a “dossier of evidence” […]
Tags: Hollywood, News, Saudi Arabia, Global, Qatar, Fifa, Mpaa, Miramax, beIN Media Group, Saudi Arabia Doha

I was denied boarding due to a damaged passport – how to make sure it doesn't happen to you

Ben West was due to fly to Qatar, but was refused boarding because his passport showed minor damage [Author: Ben West]
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#Qatar Plans to Support #Lebanon with $500 Million Bond Purchase - Bloomberg

Qatar Plans to Support Lebanon with $500 Million Bond Purchase - Bloomberg:Qatar said on Monday it plans buy $500 million of Lebanese government bonds to help support one of the world’s most indebted countries. Eurobonds rallied by the most since September.Lebanon’s struggling economy needs a cash infusion to reassure bond holders still reeling from mixed remarks by officials about the possibility of debt restructuring this month.Lebanon’s Finance Minister Ali Hasan Khalil roiled bond markets wh...
Tags: Travel, Qatar, Bloomberg, Syria, Lebanon, Ali Hasan Khalil, Rupert Neil Bumfrey

Qatar to invest $500 million in Lebanese government bonds

BEIRUT (AP) — Qatar has announced that it will invest $500 million in Lebanese government bonds to support the Mediterranean country's struggling economy.Qatar's Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani made the... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Qatar, Ap, Beirut, Mediterranean, Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al Thani

PSG ordered to reinstate Adrien Rabiot by pro footballers' union

Paris Saint-Germain put on a show at the Parc des Princes with a Neymar brace alongside hat tricks from Kylian Mbappé and Edinson Cavani marking a 9-0 win. Julien Laurens gives the latest updates on Paris Saint-Germain's January transfer targets. Paris Saint-Germain have been warned by the National Union of Professional Footballers (UNFP) that they will face punishment if they do not reinstate wantaway midfielder Adrien Rabiot within the next 48 hours. Rabiot has been training wit...
Tags: Football, Qatar, Sport, Story, Paris, Paris Saint Germain, Transfers, Psg, French Ligue 1, Edinson Cavani, Adrien Rabiot, Julien Laurens, Saint Germain, Parc des Princes, Rabiot, ESPN FC PSG

#Lebanon Minister Hopes for Outside Cash, Can't Confirm #Qatar Aid - Bloomberg

Lebanon Minister Hopes for Outside Cash, Can't Confirm Qatar Aid - Bloomberg:Lebanon’s caretaker economy minister said his embattled country is hopeful of getting outside financial support, but couldn’t confirm that Qatar is prepared to deposit $1 billion with the central bank.Speaking on Sunday in Beirut on the sidelines of an Arab economic summit, Raed Khoury said other officials had told him of Qatar’s deposit with Lebanon’s central bank, which was reported by local media.“We hope that this i...
Tags: Travel, Qatar, Beirut, Lebanon, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Khoury, Confirm Qatar Aid Bloomberg, Raed Khoury

Qatar’s leader attends Arab economic summit in Beirut

BEIRUT (AP) — Qatar’s ruler has arrived in Beirut to attend an Arab economic summit marred by divisions over readmitting Syria to the Arab League. Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani’s government has been one of the main backers of Syrian insurgents trying to overthrow President Bashar Assad. The United Arab Emirates and Bahrain have […]
Tags: News, Qatar, Syria, Ap, Nation, United Arab Emirates, Beirut, Bahrain, Bashar Assad, Hamad al Thani

Liverpool & Man City have backed their managers – Jose Mourinho

Jose Mourinho & Manchester United After several weeks in the shadows following his exit from Manchester United, Jose Mourinho returned to TV screens on Saturday. Mourinho is currently in Qatar, where the sacked Man United manager appeared as a pundit on Bein Sports. So what did Mourinho have to say about leaving Old Trafford? Sadly nothing. Prior to Mourinho’s TV appearance, the Times confirmed that Mourinho wasn’t allowed to talk about those topics. Mourinho signed a confidentiality agreement ...
Tags: England, City, Qatar, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Manchester United, Liverpool, Manchester, Old Trafford, Pep Guardiola, Jose Mourinho, Anfield, Jurgen Klopp, Times

Jose Mourinho on transfers: Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool vs his Chelsea side

Jose Mourinho on beIN Sports Former Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho returned to the football arena on Saturday appearing as a pundit on beIN Sports. Mourinho is currently in Qatar, and he offered his thoughts on a range of topics on the show. One of the topics was how clubs operate in the transfer market. Mourinho used the opportunity to compare how Chelsea operated his in first spell at the Blues. The Special One also drew today’s Liverpool into the conversation. Jurgen Klopp’s Liverp...
Tags: Qatar, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Manchester United, Liverpool, Tottenham, Roman Abramovich, Jose Mourinho, Didier Drogba, Jurgen Klopp, Klopp, Man United, Mohamed Salah, Mourinho

Qatar emir to attend Beirut's Arab economic summit

Qatar's emir will visit Beirut on Sunday for an Arab economic summit which has been marred by regional rifts and internal Lebanese disputes even before it began. Lebanese President Michel Aoun's office said on Saturday Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani had informed it he would come to lead the Qatari delegation. Rifts among Arab states over Syria and its ally Iran, on top of divisions inside Lebanon, have overshadowed the summit, with several leaders pulling out.
Tags: Science, Qatar, Iran, Syria, Beirut, Lebanon, Michel Aoun, Hamad al Thani

Copa America will use FIFA rankings to sort pots in draw

SAO PAULO (AP) — FIFA rankings will be used to sort the pots for the Copa America draw this month. CONMEBOL also said on Friday that guest sides Japan and Qatar will not be allowed in the same group. Host Brazil, Argentina, and Uruguay are the top teams in each group for the draw on […]
Tags: Japan, News, Sports, Qatar, Ap, Fifa, Uruguay, Copa América, Sao Paulo, CONMEBOL, Host Brazil Argentina

Mourinho’s longtime No 2 takes 1st senior job in Qatar

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — The longtime right-hand man of Jose Mourinho has taken up his first senior managerial job at a club in Qatar. Rui Faria, who spent 17 years as Mourinho’s assistant at Chelsea, Inter Milan, Real Madrid and Manchester United among other clubs, has signed a contract with Al Duhail. The Qatari club […]
Tags: News, Sports, Qatar, Manchester United, Jose Mourinho, Mourinho, Doha Qatar, Rui Faria, Al Duhail, Chelsea Inter Milan Real Madrid

Mourinho assistant Rui Faria takes coaching job in Qatar

Doha (AFP) – Rui Faria, an assistant to Jose Mourinho at a number of Europe’s biggest teams, has become head coach at Qatari league side Al Duhail, the club announced on Friday. It is the... Visit for the rest of the story.
Tags: Europe, Qatar, Sport, Soccer, Jose Mourinho, Doha, Mourinho, Afp, Rui Faria, Al Duhail

Longtime Jose Mourinho assistant Rui Faria lands job at Qatar's Al Duhail

FIFA president Gianni Infantino has revealed they could expand the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to 48 teams which would allow neighbouring nations to help host the tournament. The longtime right-hand man of Jose Mourinho has taken up his first senior managerial job at a club in Qatar. Transfers How a transfer works With help from former Tottenham and Liverpool director of football Damien Comolli, we show you a step-by-step guide to a transfer. What's a medical like? Can a 44-year-old man...
Tags: Football, Qatar, Sport, Story, Manchester United, Liverpool, Tottenham, Fifa, Mls, Jose Mourinho, Espn, Barca, Psg, ESPN FC TV, Mourinho, Gianni Infantino

Politics Stay Off The Soccer Field As Qatar Plays Saudi Arabia

Qatar beat its larger neighbor 2-0. In the background was a boycott organized by Saudi Arabia, which has accused Qatar of funding terrorism.(Image credit: Hassan Ammar/AP)
Tags: News, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Qatar Plays Saudi Arabia

#Saudi Bonds to Join JPMorgan Index in $119 Billion Gulf Addition - Bloomberg

Saudi Bonds to Join JPMorgan Index in $119 Billion Gulf Addition - Bloomberg:Saudi Arabia and four other Gulf nations will join JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s emerging-market bond indexes this month, potentially paving the way for billions of dollars in inflows into the securities.The debt from the world’s biggest oil-exporting nation along with Qatar, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Kuwait will represent about 11.8 percent of the EMBI Global Diversified Index and 12 percent of the EMBI Global beg...
Tags: Travel, New York, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Bahrain, Kuwait, Gulf, JPMorgan Chase Co, United Arab Emirates Bahrain, Saudi Arabia Qatar, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, AllianceBernstein, Shamaila Khan, Billion Gulf Addition Bloomberg, JPMorgan Index, EMBI Global

Shiotani fires Japan past Uzbeks, Qatar’s Ali downs Saudis

Al-Ain (United Arab Emirates) (AFP) – Tsukasa Shiotani’s sizzling winner kept Japan on top of their Asian Cup group on Thursday, while Oman scrambled into the knockouts in a pulsating finish to the tournament’s first... Visit for the rest of the story.
Tags: Japan, Qatar, Sport, Soccer, Oman, Ali, Afp, Al Ain United Arab Emirates AFP Tsukasa Shiotani

FIFA discussing 48-team Qatar World Cup, confirms Infantino

Marrakech (Morocco) (AFP) – FIFA president Gianni Infantino said on Thursday that world football’s governing body is discussing the feasibility of expanding the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to 48 teams. The World Cup finals... Visit for the rest of the story.
Tags: Qatar, Sport, Soccer, Fifa, Afp, Gianni Infantino, Infantino, Marrakech Morocco AFP FIFA

Qatar triumphs over Saudi Arabia in 'blockade derby' at Asian Cup

The Asian Cup is no stranger to throwing up clashes between geopolitical adversaries but even to the most seasoned aficionado, Thursday's meeting between Saudi Arabia and Qatar brought with it more than an added hint of intrigue.
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Ali brace floors Saudis as Qatar defy Asian Cup haters

Abu Dhabi (AFP) – Qatar overcame a hostile atmosphere to beat Saudi Arabia 2-0 and clinch top spot in their Asian Cup group after a contest bristling with political animosity on Thursday. Almoez Ali bagged... Visit for the rest of the story.
Tags: Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Sport, Soccer, Ali, Afp, Almoez Ali, Abu Dhabi AFP Qatar

Booming #Qatar- #Turkey trade to hit $2 billion for 2018 as Gulf rift drags on | Reuters

Booming Qatar-Turkey trade to hit $2 billion for 2018 as Gulf rift drags on | Reuters:Trade between Qatar and Turkey is expected to have hit $2 billion in 2018, a Turkish official said, up 54 percent from the previous last year and underscoring Ankara’s solidified role as a top ally to Qatar amid a political rift in the Gulf region.Ankara has emerged as one of Qatar’s top partners since a Saudi Arabia-led bloc launched a trade and diplomatic boycott of the tiny Gulf state in 2017, sending additi...
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Booming Qatar-Turkey trade to hit $2 billion for 2018 as Gulf rift drags on

Trade between Qatar and Turkey is expected to have hit $2 billion in 2018, a Turkish official said, up 54 percent from the previous last year and underscoring Ankara's solidified role as a top ally to Qatar amid a political rift in the Gulf region.
Tags: Money, Qatar, Turkey, businessNews, Gulf, Ankara, Qatar Turkey

Asian Cup: Qatar down Saudi Arabia to win Group E; Japan through to knockouts

Qatar's Almoez Ali took his tally to seven goals in three games at the Asian Cup, netting twice in a 2-0 win over Saudi Arabia on Thursday to ensure Felix Sanchez's side advanced to the last 16 as Group E winners. Ali scored a goal in each half to see off the Saudis, after Qatar captain Hassan Al Haydos had missed a penalty three minutes before half-time. Al Duhail forward Ali capitalised on hesitation in the Saudi defence to beat the offside trap and slot the ball past Mohammed Al Owa...
Tags: Japan, Saudi Arabia, Football, Qatar, Sport, Story, Ali, Afc Asian Cup, Felix Sanchez, Group E, Almoez Ali, Al Duhail, Hassan Al Haydos, Mohammed Al Owais

Crisis infects soccer tournament as Qatar faces Saudi Arabia

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Traveling to the Asian Cup should have been a simple flight lasting barely an hour for Qatar’s soccer players. Instead, it involved a circuitous route to the United Arab Emirates via Kuwait, lasting more than five hours. The journey demonstrates how the Persian Gulf diplomatic crisis is impacting […]
Tags: News, Saudi Arabia, Sports, Qatar, Ap, Soccer, United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, ABU DHABI United Arab Emirates, Persian Gulf

#Qatar banks’ domestic credit offtake rises about 4% to QR861.15bn in Nov ’18

Qatar banks’ domestic credit offtake rises about 4% to QR861.15bn in Nov ’18:A robust expansion in loans — especially to services, real estate and general trade — helped Doha’s commercial banks’ domestic credit offtake report about 4% year-on-year growth to QR861.15bn in November 2018, according to the Qatar Central Bank.Of the QR861.15bn, the private sector received as much as QR531.9bn with bulk of them going towards real estate and consumption, and the remaining QR329.26bn to the public secto...
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A 48-team Qatar World Cup only possible if Doha agrees: official

Doha (AFP) – Any decision by FIFA to increase the 2022 World Cup to 48 teams will only be made in agreement with hosts Qatar, a senior Gulf tournament organiser said Wednesday. Nasser al-Khater, talking... Visit for the rest of the story.
Tags: Qatar, Sport, Soccer, Fifa, Doha, Afp, Nasser Al Khater

Arsenal’s Sven Mislintat crisis begins: Edu rejects Gunners

Edu rejects Arsenal Globo, the leading news outlet in Brazil, have reported on Wednesday that Edu has rejected a job offer from Arsenal. Edu will always be an icon at Arsenal after being part of the Invincibles. These days Edu works along Tite as the technical director for the Brazilian national team. Arsenal reportedly offered Edu a job to be their technical director. Yet, Globo are now reporting that Edu has rejected that approach. Why Edu isn’t returning to the Gunners Edu is under contrac...
Tags: Qatar, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Arsenal, Brazil, Jose Mourinho, Copa América, Arsenal Arsenal, CBF, Edu, Tite, Unai Emery, Sven Mislintat, Mislintat

Mind the gulf as crisis-hit Qatar, Saudis clash at Asian Cup

Al-Ain (United Arab Emirates) (AFP) – Nineteen months of diplomatic rancour will be recast as 90 minutes of football when isolated Qatar take on Saudi Arabia in a clash bristling with political symbolism at the... Visit for the rest of the story.
Tags: Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Sport, Soccer, Afp, Al Ain United Arab Emirates AFP