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Amir hosts Iftar banquet for Amir Cup winners, runners-up

Amir hosts Iftar banquet for Amir Cup winners, runners-up

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani hosted on Sunday an Iftar banquet at the Amiri Diwan

Al Thumama Stadium honoured for innovative design

Al Thumama Stadium honoured for innovative design

The award was received during a ceremony in Cannes, France, by the stadium’s designer, and chief architect of Arab Engineering Bureau (AEB), Ibrahim Mohamed Jaidah.

Qatar economy to grow by 3% in 2019, says report

Qatar economy to grow by 3% in 2019, says report

Issued by SAK’s Market Watch Bureau, the monthly real estate report emphasised that Qatar’s economy is expected to reach 3% in 2019.

Qatar reserves 'sufficient to maintain currency peg to dollar'

Qatar reserves 'sufficient to maintain currency peg to dollar'

The country’s economic diversification projects will "sustain robust growth" until 2030, before slowing thereafter, The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) has said in a recent report.

Qatar-Canada ties reviewed

Qatar-Canada ties reviewed

HE the Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Seif Ahmed al-Sulaiti met the Canadian Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, Ahmed Hussen in Doha on Saturday.

Qatar calls for probe into Israeli crimes in Gaza

Qatar calls for probe into Israeli crimes in Gaza

Qatar has called on international organisations and the international community to conduct independent and credible investigations into the crimes and grave violations committed by the Israeli occupation forces ...

Qatar committed to partnership to maintain peace and security

Qatar committed to partnership to maintain peace and security

Qatar has reiterated its commitment to fulfilling the international obligations dictated by its partnership with the international community to achieve the goals and purposes of the Charter of the United Nations ...

Qatar refutes UAE claims at ICAO panel meeting

Qatar refutes UAE claims at ICAO panel meeting

The Chairman of Qatar Civil Aviation Authority Abdullah bin Nasser Turki al-Subaey has refuted UAE’s allegations that Qatari fighters intercepted its civilian aircraft.

Qatar looks like the winner in the Gulf dispute

Qatar looks like the winner in the Gulf dispute

As the first anniversary of the blockade imposed on Qatar by a quartet of its neighbours rapidly approaches, there is little sign of their antagonism towards Doha easing up.

Qatar signs deal to donate $50mn to UNRWA

Qatar signs deal to donate $50mn to UNRWA

Qatar signed on Wednesday an agreement with the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) to donate $50mn to protect Palestinian refugees' access to basic education in 2018.

Qatar looks to attract more events at IMEX Frankfurt

Qatar looks to attract more events at IMEX Frankfurt

Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) and 11 industry partners are participating in the ongoing IMEX Frankfurt, an exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and events.

Qatar’s youngest app developers rewarded at YouthMobile contest

Qatar’s youngest app developers rewarded at YouthMobile contest

Thirty students from eight schools gathered at the Hamad Bin Khalifa University Research Complex over the weekend to take part in the YouthMobile Qatar competition, a global initiative launched by Unesco ...