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Qatar economy remains one of strongest in Mena despite blockade

Qatar economy remains one of strongest in Mena despite blockade

Qatar’s economy remains one of the strongest in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region despite the blockade by some neighbouring countries, QNB said in its latest report.

Qatar’s broadband fastest in Mena region

Qatar’s broadband fastest in Mena region

Qatar has ranked first in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) and seventh worldwide in broadband connection speed, said Ooredoo, citing a report by Content Delivery Network (CDN) services, Akamai.

Ajyal Youth Film Festival concludes on Monday

Ajyal Youth Film Festival concludes on Monday

The fourth Ajyal Youth Film Festival presented by the Doha Film Institute will conclude on Monday with the red carpet screening of The Red Turtle (France, Japan), directed by Michaël Dudok de Wit.

Qatar ranks number two in Mena for green buildings

Qatar ranks number two in Mena for green buildings

Qatar has the second highest number of green buildings in the entire Middle East and North Africa(Mena) region, disclosed a top official of Qatar Green Building Council (QGBC).

Summit explores ways to adapt new guidelines on arthritis for Mena

Summit explores ways to adapt new guidelines on arthritis for Mena

Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) co-ordinated a three-day summit that brought together experts from 10 different countries to adapt the recently published American College of Rheumatology (ACR) 2015 Rheumatoid Arthritis guidelines to the Mena region.

Middle East economic conference concludes

Middle East economic conference concludes

The 11th Enriching the Middle East’s Economic Future Conference concluded in Doha yesterday.

Accolade for MEC Mena

Accolade for MEC Mena

Media Agency of the Year honour was won by MEC Mena at the Festival of Media awards held in Dubai.

Cyber breaches, insider threats pose risks for Mena firms

Cyber breaches, insider threats pose risks for Mena firms

Cyber breaches and insider threats are the fastest-growing risks, driving investment in Forensic Data Analytics (FDA), according to Mena executives.

Mena oil exporters move towards 'fiscal reality' amid price slump: EIU

Mena oil exporters move towards 'fiscal reality' amid price slump: EIU

Governments in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region are moving towards “fiscal reality” in view of the sustained low oil prices, making efforts to manage their public finances, a recent report has shown.