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Qatar stands tall among nations; siege exposes hackers and bullies

Qatar stands tall among nations; siege exposes hackers and bullies

"A life of dignity or none at all", that was the sentiment expressed by the people of Qatar when a group of four Arab nations imposed a blockade on the tiny Gulf nation as a "punitive action" ...

Shells kill 7 in Tripoli neighbourhood as Haftar's two-week siege rages

Shells kill 7 in Tripoli neighbourhood as Haftar's two-week siege rages

Shells slammed into a densely-populated district of Tripoli overnight, piling misery on civilians from a two-week assault by commander Khalifa Haftar's forces to take Libya's capital from an internationally-backed government.

Qatar defeated siege, transformed repercussions into benefits, says chamber official

Qatar defeated siege, transformed repercussions into benefits, says chamber official

Qatar Chamber has reviewed efforts exerted in the last two years, which have resulted in the transformation of the impact of the unjust blockade into positive ones ...

IPU delegates decry siege of Qatar

IPU delegates decry siege of Qatar

Qatar has put the blockade imposed on it by Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt behind it but the resulting separation of families across the GCC region is still a matter of concern ...

CMU-Q showcases software at Darb Al Saai

CMU-Q showcases software at Darb Al Saai

Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar (CMU-Q) is showcasing its Alice Middle East software at Darb Al Saai as part of the 2018 Qatar National Day festivities.

Turkish FM: Siege unfair, unjustified

Turkish FM: Siege unfair, unjustified

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has described the siege of Qatar as unfair and unjustified, and that it is an artificial crisis.

21,000 new firms registered since siege began until August end: QC chairman

21,000 new firms registered since siege began until August end: QC chairman

HE the chairman of Qatar Chamber (QC) Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim al-Thani said the number of new companies registered with QC since the beginning of the siege until the end of August 2018...

Qatar is the biggest foreign investor in Germany: al-Emadi

Qatar is the biggest foreign investor in Germany: al-Emadi

HE the Minister of Finance Ali Sherif al-Emadi asserted that Qatar seeks to make the domestic market attractive to foreign investment.

Sharp rise in Qatari exports to Jordan during last 5 months

Sharp rise in Qatari exports to Jordan during last 5 months

Prior to the siege on Doha by the Saudi-led quarter, Jordan exported to Qatar between 400 and 500 tonnes of vegetables and fruits per day.

Qatar warns of worsening situation in Gaza Strip

Qatar warns of worsening situation in Gaza Strip

Qatar working to lift the siege imposed on Gaza; affirms continued support for Palestinian people.

Qatar hails rights body over stance on siege

Qatar hails rights body over stance on siege

Qatar has praised the objective and positive attitudes of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) towards the negative repercussions and human rights violations ...

Cartoon exhibition on siege opens at Katara

Cartoon exhibition on siege opens at Katara

Patriotism through creativity is at the core of two art exhibitions at Katara – the Cultural Village that mark the completion of one year since the unjust siege was imposed on Qatar on June 5, 2017.