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FM meets Jordanian minister

FM meets Jordanian minister

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani met the Minister of State for Investment Affairs of Jordan, Muhannad Shehadeh, who is currently visiting Doha.

Doha, suburbs witnessing hectic construction activity

Doha, suburbs witnessing hectic construction activity

Central Municipal Council members said projects included roads, lighting works, commercial complexes and outlets, water and sewage networks, and healthcare centres.

Qatar’s trade surplus up 44.5% in June 2018

Qatar’s trade surplus up 44.5% in June 2018

Qatar’s trade surplus increased by QR5.5bn or 44.5% to reach QR18bn year-on-year (y-o-y) in June 2018, and a 21.0% growth or QR3.1bn month-on-month (m-o-m), according to official figures.

Qatar seeks more self-sufficiency in food and manufacturing: EIU

Qatar seeks more self-sufficiency in food and manufacturing: EIU

Qatar’s self-sufficiency drive extends beyond food and fits with the country’s long-standing drive for diversification and private-sector development, Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) has said in a report.

QU centre hosts lecture on innovations in access to justice in Africa

QU centre hosts lecture on innovations in access to justice in Africa

The Centre for Law and Development (CLD) at Qatar University College of Law (QU-LAWC) recently hosted a guest lecture on ‘Innovations in Access to Justice for Africa’s Poorest: Lessons Learned, Insights Gained’.

Ashghal launches new corporate strategy

Ashghal launches new corporate strategy

Ashghal has officially launched its new Corporate Strategy 2018- 2022, as part of the authority's new vision, ‘Excellence in delivering and managing efficient sustainable infrastructure’.

QDB launches Doha Tourism Project

QDB launches Doha Tourism Project

Qatar Development Bank (QDB) has announced the launch of a seafront tourism project that offers 100 investment opportunities for entrepreneurs.

Qatar ranks 5th in global economic performance

Qatar ranks 5th in global economic performance

Qatar has ranked fifth in economic performance, according to the World Competitiveness Yearbook 2018, annually published by the International Institute for Management Development (IMD).

Nakilat achieves more than 41% Qatarisation

Nakilat achieves more than 41% Qatarisation

Nakilat has been presented with the Annual Qatarisation Award for ‘Supporting Training & Development’ at the Energy and Industry Sector's 2018 Annual Qatarisation Review Meeting held on 30th April 2018.

Qatar makes great strides in human capital development, says minister

Qatar makes great strides in human capital development, says minister

Government initiatives in human development has catapulted Qatar’s ranking to advance by 11 points in the World Economic Forum’s 2017 Human Capital Report ...

Qatar-UK strategic dialogue begins

Qatar-UK strategic dialogue begins

Qatar and the United Kingdom met on Sunday for the fourth Qatar-UK strategic dialogue (Sharaka). The Qatari side was chaired by HE the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Sultan bin Saad al-Muraikhi ...

Al Wakrah Municipality tops in issuing new building permits in Feb

Al Wakrah Municipality tops in issuing new building permits in Feb

Al Wakrah Municipality topped the issuance of building permits in Qatar in February with 156 permits, the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDPS) has said in its monthly bulletin.