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Some 129 countries sign up to Trump's pledge at UN to fight drugs

Some 129 countries sign up to Trump's pledge at UN to fight drugs

Some 129 countries at the United Nations signed on to a US-drafted pledge to fight the global drug problem on Monday that US President Donald Trump warned presented a public health and national security threat.

Qatar among top 20% countries world-wide in productivity potential

Qatar among top 20% countries world-wide in productivity potential

Qatar stands among the top 20% countries world-wide, and comes within the top 5% of countries within the Middle East and Africa (ranking third), in productivity potential ...

70 countries promise new measures against funding of terrorism

70 countries promise new measures against funding of terrorism

Some 70 countries have promised to take new measures to prevent the funding of terrorist organizations, at the end of a two-day conference in Paris.

Students hit by blockade look to other countries for studies

Students hit by blockade look to other countries for studies

The Compensation Claims Committee continues to receive complaints and queries from both Qataris and expatriates who have incurred losses due to the unjust blockade imposed on Qatar ...

Citizens of 242 countries eligible for Qatar e-visa

Citizens of 242 countries eligible for Qatar e-visa

While the citizens of 80 countries are now eligible for visa-free entry to Qatar, nationals of 242 countries are qualified to apply for a tourist visa (e-visa) online to visit the country, it is learnt.

Mideast countries face challenges amid opportunities: QNB

Mideast countries face challenges amid opportunities: QNB

The Middle East region “requires fiscal consolidation across the board, but needs to be phased in appropriately