QFB appoints Khaled Abdullah al-Khoori as acting CEO

QFB appoints Khaled Abdullah al-Khoori as acting CEO

Qatar First Bank (QFB) has appointed Khaled Abdullah al-Khoori (pictured), as the new acting chief executive, pending regulatory approvals.

Cold weather conditions take a toll on luxury boats

Cold weather conditions take a toll on luxury boats

The cold weather has kept visitors away from the sea and almost all luxury boats berthed in the country's marinas are sitting idle at present, it is learnt.

South Korea reports first case of Mers virus; patient stable

South Korea reports first case of Mers virus; patient stable

The patient's wife who nursed him also has a minor respiratory symptom and the results of tests on her would be available on Thursday.

Syrian forces regroup after fall of Idlib

Syrian forces regroup after fall of Idlib

Syrian troops regrouped yesterday after a coalition including Al Qaeda’s local affiliate seized the city of Idlib, the second provincial capital to fall from government control.