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Need to support Somalia in focus at OIC Doha meet

Need to support Somalia in focus at OIC Doha meet

Doha on Sunday hosted the Ministerial Meeting of the OIC Contact Group on Somalia as part of efforts to ensure the political stability and development of the north African country.

Global Innovation meeting hopes 'to focus on humanitarian work'

Global Innovation meeting hopes 'to focus on humanitarian work'

The Global Innovation Meeting, organised by Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS), the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) ...

Qatar smart projects in focus at Qitcom 2019

Qatar smart projects in focus at Qitcom 2019

Qatar’s milestones in driving smart projects in various sectors are set to be showcased in the upcoming ‘Qatar Information Technology and Communication Conference and Exhibition’ (Qitcom 2019) ...

Focus on education helping Qatar face challenges of siege

Focus on education helping Qatar face challenges of siege

Wednesday marked two years since the day that Qatar was suddenly cut off from some of its neighbours in the Gulf and Middle East through the imposition of an unexpected and unjust blockade.

Family entertainment focus of Summer in Qatar

Family entertainment focus of Summer in Qatar

Several entertainment shows, fireworks, and cultural performances will mark the start of ‘Summer in Qatar (SiQ)’ programme in various locations throughout the Eid al-Fitr ...

Britain calls for climate change focus at IMF meeting

Britain calls for climate change focus at IMF meeting

British finance minister Philip Hammond said on Thursday he would urge fellow international policymakers to find ways to achieve sustainable economic growth and tackle climate change at meetings this week in Washington.

Focus on timely delivery of projects, says Ashghal chief

Focus on timely delivery of projects, says Ashghal chief

Ashghal is committed to timely delivery of its projects by focusing on cost reduction and quality improvement, president Saad bin Ahmed al-Muhannadi said on Thursday.

Youth leadership is focus of Empower 2018

Youth leadership is focus of Empower 2018

More than 450 young people in the age group 16-32, including international participants, have converged on Qatar for Empower Youth Conference 2018, which got underway on Thursday ...

Surrogacy remains a lure for Cambodia's poorest despite ban

Surrogacy remains a lure for Cambodia's poorest despite ban

Peeling a mango inside her rickety wooden shack, Chhum Long explains how her daughter's decision to nurture a Western couple's baby in her womb helped her family buy two desperately needed items ...

Climate change talks should focus on food despite resistance: Obama

Climate change talks should focus on food despite resistance: Obama

Climate change discussions should focus more on food production and cutting food waste, but a lack of knowledge is fuelling public resistance, former US President Barack Obama wrote ...