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Qatar Partakes in 12th Meeting of Attorney Generals, Public Prosecutors of GCC Countries

Qatar Partakes in 12th Meeting of Attorney Generals, Public Prosecutors of GCC Countries

Qatar participated on Sunday via videoconferencing in the 12th meeting of attorney generals, public prosecutors, and heads of investigation and prosecution bodies of the GCC. HE Attorney-General Dr Ali bin Fattis al-Marri headed Qatar's delegation to the meeting.

GCC countries are resilient to weather coronavirus storm: Oxford Economics

GCC countries are resilient to weather coronavirus storm: Oxford Economics

Most GCC countries are resilient enough to weather the coronavirus storm, Oxford Economics said and noted restrictive measures have been in place for several weeks ...

Qatar’s non-oil exports up 26.1% in August

Qatar’s non-oil exports up 26.1% in August

Qatar’s non-oil exports witnessed a 26.1% year-on-year growth to reach QR2.26bn in August compared to QR1.79bn in 2017, figures from Qatar Chamber’s latest report showed.

Power game to be blamed for proxy war in region: FM

Power game to be blamed for proxy war in region: FM

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani said on Saturday that the power game being played in the region was leading to a state of polarisation which has created a proxy war and given some countries the excuse to interfere in the internal affairs

King Salman urged to take the lead in resolving crisis

King Salman urged to take the lead in resolving crisis

Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim talked about his experience throughout his long political career spanning more than 20 years with special focus on the relationships among the GCC countries and the demands made of Qatar by the Saudi-led bloc.

World is standing in solidarity with Qatar, says Al-Attiyah

World is standing in solidarity with Qatar, says Al-Attiyah

The recent address of His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani to the nation adequately dealt with the prevailing situation and specified future steps for the country, besides being a lesson for the blockading countries.

No shortage of medical supplies, medicines: HMC

No shortage of medical supplies, medicines: HMC

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) confirmed that the health services offered by all its hospitals in Qatar are functioning normally, as there is no shortage of medical supplies or medicines because of the blockade imposed on Qatar by a number of GCC countries.

Qatar to outperform GCC peers on diversification: BMI

Qatar to outperform GCC peers on diversification: BMI

Qatar is slated to outperform the other Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries on its first-mover advantage in diversification, and that the oil price recovery will support the GCC, enabling the governments ease their austerity drive to help boost investors and consumers' sentiments.

Remittance flow from Qatar, GCC expected to be steady

Remittance flow from Qatar, GCC expected to be steady

Major infrastructure projects such as those in preparation for the 2022 FIFA World Cup and the Expo 2020 in the UAE can help steady remittance flow from Qatar and other GCC countries, a senior officer of the UAE Exchange Group said.

Long-distance railway may take six to eight years to build

Long-distance railway may take six to eight years to build

The construction of a billion-dollar long-distance railway connecting all six GCC countries could take between six and eight years, a senior official of AbuIssa Holding has said.

Managing oil price crisis is  critical issue, says al-Attiyah

Managing oil price crisis is critical issue, says al-Attiyah

The dramatic fall in oil prices recently is not the first in history and would not be the last. For GCC countries high oil prices or low prices should not be a problem but how to deal with it ...

Cardiac patients are relatively younger in the country

Cardiac patients are relatively younger in the country

Cardiac arrest patients in Qatar and other GCC countries are relatively younger compared to many other countries, a senior official of Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has said.