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QF’s Education City Speaker Series to focus on regenerative development

QF’s Education City Speaker Series to focus on regenerative development

Virtual event brings together experts to discuss concept built around long-term renewal of the planet

Gulf crisis could be resolved in future but solution will be gradual: AlKhater

Gulf crisis could be resolved in future but solution will be gradual: AlKhater

The Middle East Institute of the National University of Singapore (NUS) hosted HE Assistant Foreign Minister and Spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Lolwah bint Rashid AlKhater in the annual '2020 S R Nathan Distinguished Lecture' event, which hosts an elite of academics, experts, speci

FIFA World Cup expected to lead to improvements in Qatar: IMF

FIFA World Cup expected to lead to improvements in Qatar: IMF

International Monetary Fund (IMF) expects that the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 will lead to improvements gradually to the country’s economy.

Lane closure at Nuaija Intersection on D-Ring Road

Lane closure at Nuaija Intersection on D-Ring Road

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) will reduce one lane at Nuaija Intersection on D-Ring Road in all directions except the west side for five months from October 23.

Revamped Al Khor Park draws crowds

Revamped Al Khor Park draws crowds

The revamped Al Khor Park is receiving a good response from the public, according to official statistics. Khaled al-Nuaimi, an administrative official, told local Arabic daily Arrayah that the park received 16,750 visitors during the last weekend (Thursday, Friday and Saturday).

Shura Council participates in session on poverty eradication

Shura Council participates in session on poverty eradication

Al Shura Council participated on Tuesday in a parliamentary session on the first goal of the United Nations and Sustainable Development goals, which was held by the Inter-Parliamentary Union via videoconferencing.

HBKU College signs pact with Qatar Financial Centre Regulatory Authority

HBKU College signs pact with Qatar Financial Centre Regulatory Authority

The College of Public Policy (CPP) at Hamad Bin Khalifa University’s (HBKU) mission to contribute to effective policy development has been boosted by the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Qatar Financial Centre Regulatory Authority (QFCRA).

Qatar-Malaysia trade tops $840mn in 2019, says Matrade official

Qatar-Malaysia trade tops $840mn in 2019, says Matrade official

Qatar and Malaysia’s total trade volume reached $840.1mn in 2019, according to Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (Matrade) trade commissioner Omar Mohd Salleh.

Barwa to develop integrated cities for low, middle class segments

Barwa to develop integrated cities for low, middle class segments

Barwa Real Estate Group is planning to develop integrated cities for low and middle class segments as part of efforts to enhance its position as a strategic real estate developer.

QRCS buys two ambulances for Palestine Red Crescent Society

QRCS buys two ambulances for Palestine Red Crescent Society

The representation mission of Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) in the West Bank and Jerusalem recently procured two vehicles for the ambulance and emergency service of Palestine Red Crescent Society (PRCS).

Sidra Medicine supports safe development of Covid-19 vaccine

Sidra Medicine supports safe development of Covid-19 vaccine

Sidra Medicine, a member of Qatar Foundation, is working with an international research consortium in the ongoing global race to find a safe and effective vaccine to tackle the Covid-19 virus.

Asphalt-paving work begins on Mogadishu-Afgoye road

Asphalt-paving work begins on Mogadishu-Afgoye road

Qatar, represented by Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD), continues to support development projects in Somalia with the start of asphalt-paving work on the Mogadishu-Afgoye road.