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Britain to become first G7 country with net zero emissions target

Britain to become first G7 country with net zero emissions target

Britain has announced it will enshrine a new commitment to reach net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 into law, marking a first among G7 nations facing increasingly severe impacts from the climate crisis.

Qatar's Fahad becomes first Arab to scale Everest and Lhotse peaks

Qatar's Fahad becomes first Arab to scale Everest and Lhotse peaks

Qatari adventurer Fahad Badar has made history by becoming the first Arab to scale Mt Everest and Mt Lhotse during the same expedition, the official Qatar News Agency reports.

Vodafone set to open bookings for first 5G phone

Vodafone set to open bookings for first 5G phone

Vodafone Qatar on Saturday said it will be the first in the region to make 5G smartphones available to its customers.

Amir chairs SC first meeting of 2019

Amir chairs SC first meeting of 2019

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani chaired the first meeting of the Board of Directors of the Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy (SC) of 2019 at the Amiri Diwan on Sunday.

First Qatar Visa Centre in India opens

First Qatar Visa Centre in India opens

The first Qatar Visa Centre (QVC) in India was opened on Wednesday in the capital, New Delhi, in the presence of officials from both Qatar and India, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) tweeted.

Huawei Mate X gets world’s first 5G CE certificate awarded by TUV Rheinland

Huawei Mate X gets world’s first 5G CE certificate awarded by TUV Rheinland

Huawei Mate X has received the world’s first 5G CE certificate awarded by TUV Rheinland, a global leader in independent inspection services ...

First Qatar Visa Centre in India to open on March 26

First Qatar Visa Centre in India to open on March 26

Qatar will open seven visa centres in India, with the first set for launch on March 26 in New Delhi, a senior official said on Thursday.

Qatar promises the first 'carbon neutral' World Cup in 2022

Qatar promises the first 'carbon neutral' World Cup in 2022

"This really is a sustainable World Cup," FIFA boss Gianni Infantino has proclaimed, referring to the next tournament in Qatar.

Qatar ranked first among Arab states in food security index

Qatar ranked first among Arab states in food security index

Qatar was ranked first among Arab countries and 22nd overall in the Global Food Security Index 2018, released by The Economist Intelligence Unit.

First Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi ready by end 2017

First Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi ready by end 2017

The first Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi will be ready to welcome worshippers by the end of 2017, a businessman overseeing the project said on Tuesday.

First BoE rate cut since ’09 may come this week

First BoE rate cut since ’09 may come this week

The Bank of England may cut interest rates for the first time since 2009 next week to stabilise

First exit, now gold rush in London as dealers scramble

First exit, now gold rush in London as dealers scramble

After staying up all night in London to the watch the European Union referendum results, and mourning the outcome....