Gulf Times - Berlin
Qatar, Germany explore further opportunities in energy, says envoy

Qatar, Germany explore further opportunities in energy, says envoy

The ninth edition of the Qatar-German Business and Investment Forum, which was held in Berlin recently, puts emphasis on both countries’ efforts to explore further co-operation in various industries, including the energy sector, according to ambassador Hans-Udo Muzel.

Qatar eyes €10bn investment in Germany in next 5 years

Qatar eyes €10bn investment in Germany in next 5 years

His Highness the Amir made the announcement in the presence of German Chancellor Angela Merkel, the Mayor of Berlin Michael Muller, and other high-level officials.

Amir, Merkel witness formation of joint trade, investment task force

Amir, Merkel witness formation of joint trade, investment task force

On the Qatari side, the agreement was signed by QBA chairman HE Sheikh Faisal bin Qassim al-Thani, while Association of German Chambers of Industry and Commerce CEO Martin Wansleben represented Germany.

Amir, German dignitaries discuss ways to develop bilateral ties

Amir, German dignitaries discuss ways to develop bilateral ties

His Highness the Amir met with the Mayor of Berlin Michael Muller during a visit paid by the Amir to the Berlin Municipality on Thursday evening.

Amir, Merkel to inaugurate business forum in Berlin on Friday

Amir, Merkel to inaugurate business forum in Berlin on Friday

His Highness the Amir and Angela Merkel will address the opening of Qatar-Germany Business and Investment Forum, which will take place on Friday.

Hundreds evacuated as forest fire sends smoke over Berlin

Hundreds evacuated as forest fire sends smoke over Berlin

Hundreds of people were evacuated from their homes as around 600 firefighters battled a blaze in a forest strewn with unexploded ammunition south of Berlin on Friday and a pall of acrid smoke hung over the city.

Russian suspected of planning terrorist attack arrested in Berlin

Russian suspected of planning terrorist attack arrested in Berlin

Investigators raided the home of the man, identified only as Magomed-Ali C, in line with German privacy laws, to look for explosive materials.

Berlin forum to highlight major projects slated in Qatar, Germany

Berlin forum to highlight major projects slated in Qatar, Germany

The upcoming ‘Qatar Germany Business and Investment Forum’ scheduled next month in Berlin aims to highlight major projects to be implemented in Qatar and Germany ...

Suspect arrested after homeless men set on fire in Berlin

Suspect arrested after homeless men set on fire in Berlin

A suspect has been arrested in connection with an attack in which two homeless men in Berlin were doused with flammable liquid and set on fire, police and the public prosecutor confirmed on Wednesday.

Police evacuate central Berlin to defuse World War II bomb

Police evacuate central Berlin to defuse World War II bomb

German rail operator Deutsche Bahn said it expected long-distance train transport at the central station to be disrupted from 10 am to 2 pm local time.

WWII bomb to force mass evacuation in central Berlin Friday

WWII bomb to force mass evacuation in central Berlin Friday

The discovery of an unexploded World War II bomb will force a mass evacuation around Berlin's central railway station Friday, covering several government ministries and a hospital, police said.

Six arrested on suspicion of Berlin half-marathon plot

Six arrested on suspicion of Berlin half-marathon plot

Berlin authorities said they arrested six people on Sunday over an alleged plot to carry out a "violent crime" at the German capital's half-marathon which attracted 36,000 runners.