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Qatar's al-Modaihki elected to FIDE post

Qatar's al-Modaihki elected to FIDE post

The World Chess Federation (FIDE) on Monday elected President of Qatar Chess Association Mohamed al-Modaihki as Executive Director for International Relations at FIDE ...

Qatar asks for WTO adjudication in Saudi piracy dispute

Qatar asks for WTO adjudication in Saudi piracy dispute

Qatar has stepped up its fight for justice in a dispute against Saudi Arabia at the World Trade Organization (WTO) , with a request for adjudication of its complaint ...

Germany mulls setting up higher education facility in Qatar

Germany mulls setting up higher education facility in Qatar

Germany is exploring the chances of setting up a higher level educational institute or university in Qatar, ambassador Hans-Udo Muzel said on Monday.

Qatar calls for unifying legal system to protect e-banking

Qatar calls for unifying legal system to protect e-banking

Qatar on Sunday strongly pitched for unifying the legislative framework across the countries to protect electronic banking transactions and prevent cyber criminals take advantages of "gaps" in certain countries.

Qatar elected as new president of Global Public Diplomacy Network

Qatar elected as new president of Global Public Diplomacy Network

Members of the Global Public Diplomacy Network (GPDNet) have unanimously elected Qatar as the next president of the organisation during the start of its fifth General Assembly at Katara ...

Qatar beefs up incidence response capabilities against cybercrimes

Qatar beefs up incidence response capabilities against cybercrimes

Qatar’s Cybersecurity Centre (CSC) has strengthened its incidence response capabilities to protect and assist its client organisations in the public and private sectors ...

Qatar CPI inflation edges down in October

Qatar CPI inflation edges down in October

Qatar's consumer price index (CPI) inflation declined 0.25% year-on-year in October despite higher expenses towards education, transport, health, clothing and furniture, according to the official data.

Qatar first in Mena to join World Bank-partnered GFF

Qatar first in Mena to join World Bank-partnered GFF

Qatar is the first Middle East and North Africa (Mena) country to join the World Bank-partnered Global Financing Facility, a senior official has said.

Qatar’s Hassad inks pact with Rwanda to explore new investment fronts

Qatar’s Hassad inks pact with Rwanda to explore new investment fronts

Hassad, Qatar’s premier investor in food sector signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the government of Rwanda, represented by Rwanda Development Board.

Qatar-Ukraine trade volume surges to 50%, says Ukraine Vice Prime Minister

Qatar-Ukraine trade volume surges to 50%, says Ukraine Vice Prime Minister

The First Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine Stepan Kubiv underlined that the relations between the State of Qatar and the Republic of Ukraine are being strengthened in all fields.

Minister of Public Health elected to the National Academy of Medicine

Minister of Public Health elected to the National Academy of Medicine

HE Minister of Public Health of the State of Qatar Dr. Hanan Mohammed Al Kuwari has been elected as an international member of the National Academy of Medicine (NAM) at the United States, among ten new international members elected by the current membership during its annual meeting.

Visa-free entry: Credit, debit cards allowed for Indian nationals

Visa-free entry: Credit, debit cards allowed for Indian nationals

Indian citizens can now carry a credit or debit card to avail of Qatar’s visa-free entry facility, according to information available on the Ministry of Interior (MoI) website.