Mangrove forests, the ecological wonders of Qatar

Mangrove forests, the ecological wonders of Qatar

Qatar’s mangrove forests are one of the ecological wonders of the country contributing to the biodiversity of the country.

Qatar banks well-capitalised; QCB should proactively monitor banks’ compliance: IMF

Qatar banks well-capitalised; QCB should proactively monitor banks’ compliance: IMF

Qatar's banks remain “well-capitalised and liquid” but “continued diligence in banking supervision is required to safeguard financial stability”, according to the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

 Qatar ranks 18th globally in Competitiveness Index

Qatar ranks 18th globally in Competitiveness Index

Doha has ranked seventh in government efficiency and ninth in economic performance among the 64 developed countries in the World Competitiveness Yearbook 2022, which is published annually by the International Institute for Management Development (IMD) in Switzerland.

BITS Pilani, MG University in talks to set up branch campuses in Qatar

BITS Pilani, MG University in talks to set up branch campuses in Qatar

A couple of Indian universities are at an advanced level of talks to set up branch campuses in Qatar, Indian ambassador, Dr Deepak Mittal said in reply to a question from Gulf Times.

Amir meets German Vice-Chancellor

Amir meets German Vice-Chancellor

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani received Friday afternoon the Vice-Chancellor and Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Climate Action of the Federal Republic of Germany Dr. Robert Habeck, and the accompanying delegation, at his residence in the capital, Berlin.

Qatar donates 1mn Euros to restore eight football fields in Germany

Qatar donates 1mn Euros to restore eight football fields in Germany

Qatar, through the Qatar Fund for Development, has donated 1mn euros to restore eight children's football fields in the German state of Rhineland, after the sports infrastructure collapsed due to floods last year.

Qatar investors increasingly looking at Cyprus realty

Qatar investors increasingly looking at Cyprus realty

Investors and business leaders from Qatar are increasingly making Limassol as their second business home location, enabling access to the European Union (EU) market.

Qatar reiterates support for  UNICEF's works in Arab region

Qatar reiterates support for UNICEF's works in Arab region

HE the Permanent Representative of the State of Qatar to the United Nations Sheikha Alya Ahmed bin Saif Al-Thani met with Executive Director of the United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) Catherine Russell.

Qatar added to Singapore's quarantine-free travel programme

Qatar added to Singapore's quarantine-free travel programme

Singapore will expand its quarantine-free travel programme to Qatar, Hong Kong, Saudi Arabia and the UAE this month, its health ministry said Wednesday, and will progressively add more destinations under the scheme, Reuters reported.

Floward launches ‘Love Your Way’ campaign

Floward launches ‘Love Your Way’ campaign

Floward, the go-to online flowers and gifts delivery destination in MENA and UK launched in Valentine’s Day campaign entitled 'Love Your Way.'

Growth of Qatar’s startup ecosystem ‘on track’, says industry expert

Growth of Qatar’s startup ecosystem ‘on track’, says industry expert

Backed by extensive private and public sector support, Qatar’s startup ecosystem is witnessing steady growth, according to an industry expert.

Qatar witnesses robust visitor arrivals: PSA

Qatar witnesses robust visitor arrivals: PSA

Qatar witnessed a stupendous more than 15-fold year-on-year jump in visitor arrivals, especially from the Gulf Co-operation Council and other Arab countries, reflecting in the hospitality sector, particularly in the three-star and standard categories, during November 2021