Turkey plans to deploy air and naval forces to Qatar

Turkey plans to deploy air and naval forces to Qatar

Ankara and Doha would determine the "timeline of the construction of the necessary infrastructure and when these forces will be deployed through talks", the Turkish ambassador said.

Gulf diplomatic crisis splits families, dashes dreams

Gulf diplomatic crisis splits families, dashes dreams

For Qataris affected by the diplomatic crisis, the reality of politics is stark: families divided, assets frozen and dreams put on hold.

Qatar to buy seven navy vessels from Italy for €5bn

Qatar to buy seven navy vessels from Italy for €5bn

Qatar on Wednesday announced the conclusion of a €5bn deal with Italy to buy seven Italian naval vessels within the framework of military co-operation between the two countries.

New Saudi bloc blacklist 'disappointing'

New Saudi bloc blacklist 'disappointing'

Sheikh Saif bin Ahmed al-Thani, director of Government Communications Office, said the decision by four Arab states to add 18 groups and individuals allegedly linked to Doha to their "terrorist" list has no basis in fact.

Qatar ready for talks; no compromise on country's sovereignty

Qatar ready for talks; no compromise on country's sovereignty

Qatar is ready for talks to resolve the diplomatic crisis with the Saudi-led bloc so long as the country's sovereignty is respected and any deal is binding on all, His Highness the Emir said on Friday.

Sanctions push Qatar inflation up only modestly in June

Sanctions push Qatar inflation up only modestly in June

Sanctions imposed by Arab states pushed Qatar's inflation rate up only modestly in June, official data showed on Thursday, suggesting Doha is having considerable success in limiting economic damage caused by its diplomatic crisis.

Qatar sees steady demand for Filipino workers

Qatar sees steady demand for Filipino workers

The Philippine Overseas Labour Office in Doha has cited a steady demand for Filipino workers and professionals in Qatar despite the current diplomatic crisis in the region.

Iran-Saudi crisis intensifies despite efforts to defuse row

Iran-Saudi crisis intensifies despite efforts to defuse row

Iran warned Saudi Arabia to stop working against it as their diplomatic crisis intensified despite efforts to defuse a row that has raised fears of regional instability.