Gulf Times - Gaza
Qatar helps Gaza fight spread of Covid-19

Qatar helps Gaza fight spread of Covid-19

Qatar has started disbursing financial assistance to Palestinians in Gaza in implementation of the directives of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani to provide them aid worth $150mn over six months.

First Gaza coronavirus cases confirmed, new curbs in West Bank

First Gaza coronavirus cases confirmed, new curbs in West Bank

The densely populated Gaza Strip reported its first coronavirus cases, and stay-at-home orders were announced in the occupied West Bank on Sunday as Palestinian health officials tried to limit contagion.

QFFD covers costs of 3,020 medical operations in Gaza

QFFD covers costs of 3,020 medical operations in Gaza

St John's Eye Hospital in the Gaza Strip conducted 3,020 eye operations and medical procedures for ophthalmic patients as part of the Qatar Fund for Development's (QFFD) $2mn grant to the hospital.

QRCS provides food, winterisation aid for 2,815 families in Palestine

QRCS provides food, winterisation aid for 2,815 families in Palestine

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has completed a project to provide food and winterisation aid for 2,815 poor Palestinian families - or more than 14,000 people - under its 'Benevolence Is Mercy' Warm Winter Campaign 2020.

Amir allocates $2mn for Gaza fire victims

Amir allocates $2mn for Gaza fire victims

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani held a telephone conversation with the Head of the Political Bureau of the Palestinian Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas)

QC building classrooms for girl school in Gaza

QC building classrooms for girl school in Gaza

Qatar Charity (QC) has started the construction and furnishing of six classrooms in the Fahd Al-Sabah School in Gaza, to benefit more than 240 female students.

Qatar to continue Gaza financial aid until next March

Qatar to continue Gaza financial aid until next March

Chairman of Qatari Committee for Gaza Reconstruction, HE ambassador Mohamed Al-Emadi has announced that Qatar would continue to provide the financial grant for the sector until next March.

Israeli troops kill Palestinian near Gaza security fence

Israeli troops kill Palestinian near Gaza security fence

Israeli soldiers shot and killed a Palestinian teenager near the border fence with the Gaza Strip on Friday, Palestinian officials said.

Online application open for Amiri medical scholarships in Qatar

Online application open for Amiri medical scholarships in Qatar

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS), together with Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) and Palestine Red Crescent Society (PRCS), has announced the opening of online application for medical scholarships

Qatar Charity implements income-generating projects in Gaza

Qatar Charity implements income-generating projects in Gaza

Qatar Charity's office in Gaza Strip has implemented since the beginning of 2019 about 190 income-generating projects at a total cost of $343,140, benefiting dozens of poor people with no income source.

Palestinian rockets, Israeli airstrikes jolt tenuous Gaza truce

Palestinian rockets, Israeli airstrikes jolt tenuous Gaza truce

Palestinian militants fired two rockets deep into southern Israel from Gaza on Saturday, and the Israeli military responded with a number of air strikes on militant targets

Qatar's Gaza reconstruction committee starts paying cash assistance to 75,000 needy families

Qatar's Gaza reconstruction committee starts paying cash assistance to 75,000 needy families

HE Chairman of Qatar's Gaza Reconstruction Committee Ambassador Mohammed Al Emadi has announced that the committee will start distributing cash assistance to 75,000 needy families in the Gaza Strip on Sunday.