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Foreign minister meets UN special co-ordinator

Foreign minister meets UN special co-ordinator

During the meeting they reviewed developments in the Middle East, especially in the Gaza Strip.

UK business leaders urge May to help solve Gulf crisis

UK business leaders urge May to help solve Gulf crisis

The heads of 17 of the 622 British-Qatari companies told May that working in Doha meant they were discriminated against by neighbours of the Gulf state.

Global roadshows promoting Milipol Qatar conclude

Global roadshows promoting Milipol Qatar conclude

Milipol Qatar has completed its extensive roadshow across major global industry events to raise awareness of the 12th edition of the leading international exhibition dedicated to homeland security and civil defence in the Middle East, which will be held in Doha from October 29 to 31.

UN envoy calls on Israel to reopen key Gaza crossing

UN envoy calls on Israel to reopen key Gaza crossing

The United Nations special envoy for Middle East peace has called on Israel to reopen the Gaza Strip's only commercial goods crossing a day after Israel closed it as part of a crackdown on Hamas.

HMC receives award for excellence in life support

HMC receives award for excellence in life support

Hamad Medical Corporation has received the Extracorporeal Life Support Organisation’s Award for Excellence in Life Support (Gold Level) for its extracorporeal life support programme.

Prince William in Jordan for five-day Middle East visit

Prince William in Jordan for five-day Middle East visit

Prince William was welcomed at Marka airport in north-eastern Amman by Jordan's Crown Prince Hussein bin Abdullah.

Saudi-led coalition captures large areas of Yemen's Hodeidah airport

Saudi-led coalition captures large areas of Yemen's Hodeidah airport

Arab coalition troops stormed the airport in Yemen's main port Hodeidah on Tuesday and captured large areas of the compound in battles with Iran-aligned Houthis, a Yemeni military source, the UAE news agency and local residents said.

beIN Sports to air 22 matches for free across Mena

beIN Sports to air 22 matches for free across Mena

The sports channel made the announcement just before the tournament opened following consultation with FIFA.

Qatar 'well suited' to take advantage of 5G: BMI

Qatar 'well suited' to take advantage of 5G: BMI

As standards for 5G networks have yet to be agreed upon, 5G launch by Middle Eastern operators is part of global race to claim the first network launch, says the Fitch Group company.

Israel says it's the first country to use F-35 in combat

Israel says it's the first country to use F-35 in combat

Israel is the first country to have used the US-made F-35 stealth fighter in combat, the Israeli air force chief said on Tuesday in remarks carried by the military's official Twitter account.

Qatar Airways Cargo wins award at Air Cargo China 2018

Qatar Airways Cargo wins award at Air Cargo China 2018

Two Boeing 777 freighters will join the airline’s rapidly growing fleet this year.

Australia restricts live sheep exports after shocking treatment

Australia restricts live sheep exports after shocking treatment

Agriculture Minister David Littleproud labelled the footage "disgraceful" but resisted calls to outlaw live exports entirely after a government review.