The mysterious Qatar and the one-of-a-kind World Cup

The mysterious Qatar and the one-of-a-kind World Cup

Exactly one year before the opening of the 2022 World Cup, FIFA President Gianni Infantino joined the Prime Minister of Qatar, followed by senior officials of the host country walking along the shimmering river in Doha. They walked to the …

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Qatar to test 1,300 buses for the 2022 World Cup

Qatar to test 1,300 buses for the 2022 World Cup

Authorities are testing buses to prepare for the busiest day of the World Cup, when 300,000 football fans are expected to arrive on one day – Photo: AFP It is expected that more than 1 million visitors will flock to …

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Sri Lanka looking to buy cheap Russian oil

Sri Lanka looking to buy cheap Russian oil

A day after announcing it was almost out of fuel, Sri Lanka sent ministers to Russia and Qatar in an effort to find cheap oil. Sri Lankan Energy Minister Kanchana Wijesekera said on June 26 that he would go to …

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Germany agrees to buy gas from Qatar

Germany agrees to buy gas from Qatar

Germany and Qatar have agreed on a long-term liquefied gas supply agreement, which is expected to help Berlin break free of its energy dependence on Moscow. “The two sides have agreed on entering into a long-term energy partnership,” German Economy …

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