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2014-09-14 00:20:05

DOHA, Qatar, September 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Recently opened and already a reference for innovation and passenger experience in the whole of the Middle East, Hamad International Airport is now the airport with one of the largest number of ABC eGates in the world. The new ground-breaking Hamad International Airport (HIA) in Qatar was designed with customer experience at the fore. The result is a world-class facility, where the concept of hospitality underpins...

2014-09-09 12:25:30

DOHA, Qatar, September 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Qatar Foundation's "edutainment reality" TV program Stars of Science is returning for a sixth season on MBC4, with a competitive new format. The program bolsters interest in science and technology as well as accelerates the development of the region's next generation of Innovators. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/players/English/72762523-stars-of-science-sixth-season-MBC4/...

2014-08-19 08:20:44

BURNABY, British Columbia, August 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rising automobile sales, increasing demand for cost effective Chinese tyres and imposition of ban on balloon tyres are key trends emerging in Qatar tyre market. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140117/663730 ) According to a recently released TechSci Research report, "Qatar Tyre Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2019 [http://www.techsciresearch.com/2986 ]'', the tyre market in Qatar is...

2014-08-18 23:06:36

Mr. Michel Soula, the Head of NATO's Operations Section, will speak at QMARSEC (Qatar Maritime Security - Coastal & Border Surveillance Conference) in Doha, Qatar in October. (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Qatar’s largest maritime security conference, will focus on Maritime Domain Awareness - the Steps to Maritime Security. This year the QMARSEC Committee is extremely proud to announce that Mr. Michel Soula, the Head of NATO's Operations Section, will speak to the conference...

2014-08-10 23:01:30

Mathew Gordon’s first competition at the world level leaves him ranked X and qualified for the world championship short course. (PRWEB) August 10, 2014 For his first ever world competition Matthew Gordon has hit the water with a splash. As a former competitive swimmer Matthew recently competed at the 15th FINA world masters event in Montreal, on August 5th. Held every two years it's an invite only event open to adult swimmers, divers, and water polo players from across the globe....

2014-07-02 23:01:09

Industry association recognizes Qatar Cool as a benchmark for excellence Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) July 02, 2014 The International District Energy Association (IDEA) awarded its System of the Year Award on June 10 at its 105th Annual Conference and Trade Show in Seattle, Washington. With over 600 people in attendance, IDEA Past Chair Raymond DuBose proudly presented this distinction to Qatar Cool for their system on The Pearl-Qatar. The IDEA System of the Year Award was originally based...

2014-07-01 20:20:20

World's 5-star Airline Opens 7th Destination in the United States DALLAS/FORT WORTH, Texas, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Qatar Airways today commenced daily, non-stop services between Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport and the newly unveiled Hamad International Airport (HIA) in Doha, Qatar. The new route increases Qatar Airways' extensive global network to seven gateways within the United States and 144 destinations worldwide....

2014-07-01 16:22:55

New Qatar Airways route gives DFW customers expanded access through Doha to the Gulf Region, Africa, India and Southeast Asia DFW AIRPORT, Texas, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport expanded access to the Gulf Region and beyond today with new daily service to Doha, Qatar. The Qatar Airways inaugural flight arrived at DFW mid-afternoon with scheduled departure to Doha at 8:00 pm featuring a 777-200LR aircraft with business and economy class...

2014-06-26 16:23:58

DOHA, Qatar, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The State of Qatar's Ministry of Endowment and Islamic Affairs is hosting a conference to be held during the Islamic Holy month of Ramadan, with the sole aim of providing a stage for open dialogue between what seems to be a concerned Muslim world. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140626/694104 ) The nine day Cultural Security Through an Islamic Perspective dialogue intends to utilize the spirituality and...

2014-06-12 12:20:51

Airline Hosts Press Conference and Gala Marking New Service Between Doha and Miami MIAMI, June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Qatar Airways celebrated their arrival into Miami International Airport (MIA) this week--the first direct route between the city and the Middle East--with a press conference and gala event that highlighted both the airline's five-star service and the vibrant culture of the Magic City. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140612/117445 The gala dinner, which the...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'