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Peru president's call for no-confidence vote not a power grab: minister

Peru president's call for no-confidence vote not a power grab: minister

Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra decision to trigger a legislative procedure that could allow him to dissolve Congress is not a power grab but a constitutional way to pressure lawmakers to pass urgent reforms ...

Minister discusses Qatar's plaints with Icao officials

Minister discusses Qatar's plaints with Icao officials

HE Jassim bin Saif al-Sulaiti , Minister of Transport and Communications, met separately with president of the Council of International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) Dr Olimo Rinsed and Fang Liu ...

Minister discusses economic ties with senior US officials

Minister discusses economic ties with senior US officials

HE the Minister of Economy and Commerce Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohamed al-Thani on Thursday held a series of meetings with US officials and discussed relations between Qatar and the United States ...

Minister highlights commitment of leadership to enhance education

Minister highlights commitment of leadership to enhance education

HE the Minister of Education and Higher Education Dr Mohamed Abdul Wahed Ali al-Hammadi stressed on Saturday that the country's wise leadership has provided all the means to improve the educational process ...

Minister calls for adopting plans for women with disabilities

Minister calls for adopting plans for women with disabilities

HE the Minister of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs, Dr Issa Saad al-Jafali al-Nuaimi has stressed the need for communities to adopt and apply plans and projects that benefit women with special needs.

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 ...

Germany to get new foreign minister as Gabriel loses job

Germany to get new foreign minister as Gabriel loses job

Germany's Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said on Thursday he would not join Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition government, opening the way for a new SPD figure in the high-profile post.

Ugandan minister, police chief sacked over series of murders

Ugandan minister, police chief sacked over series of murders

Public anger mounted after a young woman from a wealthy family was abducted in the capital Kampala last month, held for nearly three weeks and then murdered, even after a ransom was paid.

Minister opens Meqdam Camp's health centre

Minister opens Meqdam Camp's health centre

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defence Affairs Dr Khalid bin Mohamed al-Attiyah inaugurated on Sunday the health centre of Meqdam Camp.

Maldives protesters held after court validates emergency rule

Maldives protesters held after court validates emergency rule

The Maldives' top court last week validated a 30-day extension of the state of emergency sought by President Yameen over what he has called a national security threat and constitutional crisis.

Budget will seek to boost local economies: Minister

Budget will seek to boost local economies: Minister

Qatar, which expects 2-5%-3% growth this year, is basing oil price at $45 a barrel in the upcoming budget for 2018 that would seek to strengthen the local economies as part of efforts to defend the economy ...

Minister highlights steps taken by Qatar to protect environment

Minister highlights steps taken by Qatar to protect environment

HE the Minister of Municipality and Environment Mohamed bin Abdullah al-Rumaihi has highlighted the measures adopted by Qatar to face the challenges posed by the phenomenon of climate change.