Hotel occupancy in Qatar during the Eid al-Fitr holidays was over 95% despite the siege imposed on the country, a number of officials in the country’s hospitality sector said
A blend of tradition and modernity, which is visible across the country, makes Qatar a top attraction for visitors from GCC countries such as Oman and Kuwait.
Al-Araby Al-Jadeed and The New Arab have dismissed calls for its shutdown as one of the demands made by several Gulf nations for an end to their efforts to isolate Qatar.
Aela Callan has been named the 2017 winner of the Jane Cunningham Croly Award for Excellence in Journalism, covering issues of concern to women for her film broadcast on Al Jazeera’s 101 East programme.
India’s Ministry of Human Resource and Development (HRD) has reviewed the issue of tuition fee structure for students belonging to the Children of Indian Workers in the Gulf (CIWG) category.