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Qatar participates in GCC meet on agricultural co-operation

Qatar participates in GCC meet on agricultural co-operation

Qatar participated in the 29th Ministerial Meeting of the Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC) Agricultural Co-operation Committee in Muscat, Oman, on Thursday.

Qatar’s commitment to workers’ welfare discussed at BWI Sports Conference

Qatar’s commitment to workers’ welfare discussed at BWI Sports Conference

The potential of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 to accelerate progress in workers' rights was recognised at a high-profile human rights conference in Berlin ...

Qatar participates in 42nd ISO General Assembly

Qatar participates in 42nd ISO General Assembly

Qatar is participating in the 42nd International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) General Assembly 2019, which kicked off in Cape Town on Thursday.

Top GECF official sees Qatar’s green initiative expand further

Top GECF official sees Qatar’s green initiative expand further

Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) Secretary General Dr Yury Sentyurin expressed confidence that the paper recycling initiative in Qatar, which it fully supports, will further expand and widen regionally and globally.

UK-Qatar ties historic, deep and important: envoy

UK-Qatar ties historic, deep and important: envoy

"The relationship that we have between the UK and Qatar is historic, deep and important. We in the UK are entering a new period in our history as we leave the European Union.

Qatar shares edge lower despite robust trading amid FTSE Russell reclassification

Qatar shares edge lower despite robust trading amid FTSE Russell reclassification

The Qatar Stock Exchange witnessed robust trading, coinciding with FTSE Russell’s reclassification of constituents taking effect on Thursday, but overall it was on a weak wicket due to selling pressure ...

Qatar calls for harnessing nuclear technologies in all peaceful fields

Qatar calls for harnessing nuclear technologies in all peaceful fields

Qatar has underlined the importance of applying the highest standards of nuclear safety by the country that establishes nuclear facilities in accordance with the IAEA's approved work ...

Talks ongoing for direct links between Qatar, South Africa ports, says envoy

Talks ongoing for direct links between Qatar, South Africa ports, says envoy

Government-to-government (G2G) discussions are ongoing between Qatar and South Africa for the establishment of direct links between Hamad Port and the Port of Richards Bay ...

German companies are Qatar’s preferred partners in development, says envoy

German companies are Qatar’s preferred partners in development, says envoy

German companies, particularly many SMEs, are Qatar’s “preferred partners” in implementing the country’s 2030 national vision and in preparations for the hosting of the FIFA World Cup in 2022 ...

‘Qatar is serious on campaign vs corruption in sports’, says SIGA chairman

‘Qatar is serious on campaign vs corruption in sports’, says SIGA chairman

The chairman of the Sport Integrity Global Alliance (SIGA), former Italian Foreign Minister Franco Frattini, has lauded Qatar for hosting the ‘Doha 2019 Inter-regional Sports Integrity Summit’ ...

IPAQ membership of WAIPA to boost Qatar's success in attracting FDI

IPAQ membership of WAIPA to boost Qatar's success in attracting FDI

Qatar’s newly established Investment Promotion Agency (IPAQ) has joined the World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (WAIPA) ...

Qatar drive for significant electric car goal by 2022

Qatar drive for significant electric car goal by 2022

Qatar is looking to bet big on electric vehicles and plans to achieve a significant goal of making 3-5% of the total car population in the country green by 2022.