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Qatar stands tall among nations; siege exposes hackers and bullies

Qatar stands tall among nations; siege exposes hackers and bullies

"A life of dignity or none at all", that was the sentiment expressed by the people of Qatar when a group of four Arab nations imposed a blockade on the tiny Gulf nation as a "punitive action" ...

Qatar: 'Effective tackling of Arab region's challenges requires sincerity of intent'

Qatar: 'Effective tackling of Arab region's challenges requires sincerity of intent'

Qatar said it has followed the call by the United States to hold a workshop on the investment and economic situation in the region scheduled to be held in Manama next month, as per the related announcement.

Talks on Qatar-Japan defence ties

Talks on Qatar-Japan defence ties

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defence Affairs Dr Khalid bin Mohamed al-Attiyah, who is visiting Japan, met with Japanese Defence Minister Takeshi Iwaya at the Ministry of Defence in Tokyo.

Qatar looking to contribute to shaping WEF agenda: Al-Jaida

Qatar looking to contribute to shaping WEF agenda: Al-Jaida

The Qatar Financial Centre (QFC), one of the world’s leading and fastest growing onshore business and financial centres, has hosted the president of the World Economic Forum (WEF) ...

Qatar shares edge lower on increased selling pressure from domestic funds

Qatar shares edge lower on increased selling pressure from domestic funds

Domestic funds’ increased net selling pressure on Thursday weakened the Qatar Stock Exchange, whose key index settled 27 points lower.

Qatar World Cup to be played with 32 teams: FIFA

Qatar World Cup to be played with 32 teams: FIFA

The 2022 World Cup in Qatar will be held with 32 participating teams and not an expanded 48 teams, organisers FIFA said on Wednesday.

Qatar calls for global plan of action on patient safety

Qatar calls for global plan of action on patient safety

Access to safe and high quality healthcare is a human right in accordance with international humanitarian law, HE the Minister of Public Health, Dr Hanan Mohamed al-Kuwari, said ...

Qatar shares near 9,800 level on foreign institutions’ robust buying

Qatar shares near 9,800 level on foreign institutions’ robust buying

Foreign institutions’ robust buying interests on Wednesday lifted the Qatar Stock Exchange by another 57 points as its benchmark neared the 9,800 level.

Qatar ensures fair labour recruitment procedures: minister

Qatar ensures fair labour recruitment procedures: minister

Qatar has exerted great efforts to establish good practices in the worker recruitment process through a package of legislative reforms, HE the Minister of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs ...

Qatar's outbound FDI total $6.9bn in 2018: Report

Qatar's outbound FDI total $6.9bn in 2018: Report

Qatar's outbound foreign direct investment (FDI) amounted to $6.9bn in 2018, according to the FDI Report 2019.

Qatar ranks first in Gulf in mobile Internet, broadband speed

Qatar ranks first in Gulf in mobile Internet, broadband speed

Qatar has ranked first in the Gulf region and fifth globally on the mobile Internet speed index at 59.90 Mbps, the Ministry of Transport and Communications said on Monday.

WHO's World Health Assembly kicks off with Qatar's participation

WHO's World Health Assembly kicks off with Qatar's participation

The 72nd Session of the World Health Organisation's (WHO) World Health Assembly kicked off on Monday with the participation of a delegation from Qatar ...