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Retreat of the religious address

Retreat of the religious address

There are clear and highly important turning points in the socio-political history of all nations.

GU-Q programme builds students’ understanding of modern Arab world

GU-Q programme builds students’ understanding of modern Arab world

A total of 14 Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) students attended a summer course called 'The Intellectual Map of the Modern and Contemporary Arab World' recently.

Kuwait Amir calls for unity to face issues facing Arab Nation

Kuwait Amir calls for unity to face issues facing Arab Nation

The Arab world remains determined to overcome all challenges thrust upon the region, the Amir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah said Sunday, calling for unity and concerted response across the board in the face of such adversity.

Qatar economy ranks second in competitiveness in region

Qatar economy ranks second in competitiveness in region

Qatar is the second-most competitive economy in the region as the country has been ranked second in the Arab world and 30th globally in The Global Competitiveness Report 2018 released by the World Economic Forum (WEF)

Arab World Cup hopes now pinned on Tunisia: coach

Arab World Cup hopes now pinned on Tunisia: coach

The World Cup dreams of the entire Arab world now rest on Tunisia, coach Nabil Maaloul said Friday, after Saudi Arabia, Morocco and Egypt all failed to perform at football's showpiece.

Arab world needs to 'increase media freedom': QMC chairman

Arab world needs to 'increase media freedom': QMC chairman

Qatar Media Corporation (QMC) chairman HE Sheikh Hamad bin Thamer al-Thani has expressed the hope that the Arab world would move towards increasing media freedom in all forms.

China's media eyes better ties with Qatar

China's media eyes better ties with Qatar

The official media channels in China, mainly Xinhua News Agency and China Central Television (CCTV) Arabic, are keen to enhance their cooperation with the Arab world, in particular Qatar.

NU-Q to open first media museum in Arab world

NU-Q to open first media museum in Arab world

Northwestern University in Qatar (NU-Q) has announced the launch of the first museum in the Arab world dedicated to the exploration of media, journalism, and communication content in the fall of 2018.

Qatar second best competitive economy in Arab world: WEF

Qatar second best competitive economy in Arab world: WEF

Qatar has been rated as the second best competitive economy in the Arab world by the World Economic Forum (WEF) despite the Gulf crisis instigated by Saudi Arabia and the UAE.

Dialogue the only way to save GCC, says al-Attiyah

Dialogue the only way to save GCC, says al-Attiyah

HE the Minister of State for Defence Affairs Dr Khalid bin Mohamed al-Attiyah has said that the GCC is not comprised only of the three countries putting Qatar under siege, but includes all its members.

King Salman invites Egypt's Sisi to visit Saudi Arabia

King Salman invites Egypt's Sisi to visit Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia's King Salman has invited Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to visit his country, a public show of good relations following months of tension between the Arab world's most populous state and its richest.

Reality show 'Stars of Science' opens new season

Reality show 'Stars of Science' opens new season

Stars of Science, the Arab world’s popular ‘edutainment’ reality show developed by Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, returned to TV screens earlier this month with its first two casting episodes.