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HBKU scientist named 2020 ACM Distinguished Member

HBKU scientist named 2020 ACM Distinguished Member

Dr Xiaosong Ma, principal scientist at Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI) of Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU), has been recognised as an ACM Distinguished Member for outstanding scientific contributions to the computing field.

Al Wakra Municipality honours residents

Al Wakra Municipality honours residents

Mansur Ajran al-Buainain, director of Al Wakra Municipality, has honoured a number of Qataris and expatriates from among those who have deployed alternative energy solutions in their homes.

King of Spain grants Former Ambassador of Qatar high-level decoration

King of Spain grants Former Ambassador of Qatar high-level decoration

Spain's King Felipe VI granted Ambassador of the State of Qatar to the Federal Republic of Germany Mohammed bin Jaham al-Kuwari, Qatar's Former Ambassador to Spain, the high-level Decoration, in appreciation of his efforts to strengthen relations between the two countries, on the occasion of the end

GAC honours 15 customs inspectors

GAC honours 15 customs inspectors

HE the Chairman of the General Authority of Customs (GAC) Ahmed bin Abdullah al-Jamal honoured 15 inspectors from the Maritime Customs Department (Ruwais Port customs) for their seizures of narcotic substances of various types and quantities...

Prestigious honour for HBKU faculty member

Prestigious honour for HBKU faculty member

A Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) faculty member’s dedicated work in many fields, including public health, population health and social computing, has been recognised with a prestigious honour.

Amir to honour anti-corruption excellence award winners on Dec 9

Amir to honour anti-corruption excellence award winners on Dec 9

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani will honour the winners of the fourth edition of International Anti-Corruption Excellence Award ...

Reception held in honour of Shanghai dignitaries

Reception held in honour of Shanghai dignitaries

New avenues for co-operation were explored at a dinner reception and networking event hosted by the Gulf Times, and sponsored by Qatar Media Corporation, for visiting dignitaries from China ...

Qatar attends St Petersburg Cultural Forum as guest of honour

Qatar attends St Petersburg Cultural Forum as guest of honour

The seventh edition of St Petersburg International Cultural Forum, opened on Thursday in the Russian city with Qatar as the guest of honour for the first time in the event.

Australian dog receives police honours for keeping lost child safe

Australian dog receives police honours for keeping lost child safe

A deaf and partially blind dog that kept a lost three-year-old girl safe in Australian bushland overnight was awarded police honours Saturday after leading rescuers to the child.

Pakistan police rule suicide for teen burned alive

Pakistan police rule suicide for teen burned alive

A Pakistani teenager allegedly burned alive for refusing a marriage offer actually committed suicide, police said Friday, in a statement slammed by a prominent rights activist and the girl's father.