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Kuwaiti mediation met with rejection from blockade countries, says envoy

Kuwaiti mediation met with rejection from blockade countries, says envoy

Qatar's Ambassador to the United States Sheikh Meshal bin Hamad all-Thani said that mediation efforts by Kuwaiti Amir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah to heal the Gulf rift have not stopped.

Qatar Airways continues to grow despite blockade: CEO

Qatar Airways continues to grow despite blockade: CEO

Qatar Airways “continues to succeed demonstrating the airline’s strength and resilience” despite the “illegal blockade” imposed by neighbouring countries on June 5, 2017.

Turning challenges to opportunities: Qatar Foundation

Turning challenges to opportunities: Qatar Foundation

“Qatar Foundation (QF) has always drawn inspiration from the Qatari community and its ability to adapt, resist and deal with crises, and even turn challenges into opportunities," Khalifa Essa al-Kubaisi ...

Blockade threatens region's security and stability, says Qatar

Blockade threatens region's security and stability, says Qatar

Qatar on Thursday said an unjust blockade imposed against it threatens the security and stability of the region, and violates international law.

Qatar Museums, Ashghal in open call to mark third anniversary of blockade

Qatar Museums, Ashghal in open call to mark third anniversary of blockade

Qatar Museums (QM) and the Public Works Authority (Ashghal) have launched an open call inviting the community of Qatar to submit images and videos to commemorate the 3rd anniversary of the blockade.

Qatar self-reliance to counter blockade helping in battle against coronavirus

Qatar self-reliance to counter blockade helping in battle against coronavirus

The unjust blockade on Qatar, imposed nearly three years ago, helped boost the country’s efforts to become sustainable and well-prepared to fight another crisis – the novel coronavirus ...

Food security lessons from blockade helped Qatar ease Covid-19 crisis: Minister

Food security lessons from blockade helped Qatar ease Covid-19 crisis: Minister

Lessons learnt from the blockade in terms of food security have led to the development of a number of strategies in this area, and this resulted in Qatar being one of the least-affected countries when the Covid-19 crisis began.

Qatar calls for end to unjust siege

Qatar calls for end to unjust siege

Qatar has renewed the call to end the unjust and unlawful siege imposed on it, stressing that the blockading countries based their action on false charges to undermine Qatar and its sovereignty.

1,000 days of blockade have made Qatar more powerful: Al-Mahmoud

1,000 days of blockade have made Qatar more powerful: Al-Mahmoud

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid al-Mahmoud.

Al-Marri calls on GCC chief to deal with blockade's humanitarian crisis

Al-Marri calls on GCC chief to deal with blockade's humanitarian crisis

HE the Chairman of the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC), Dr Ali bin Smaikh al-Marri, has called on the GCC secretary-general, during a meeting with members of the US Congress ...

Positive impact of Qatar’s response on blockade

Positive impact of Qatar’s response on blockade

Qatar has responded extremely well to the challenges that came out of the Gulf dispute, which positively impacted the country overall, particularly its economy, British ambassador Ajay Sharma has said.

'Our economy is stronger today than it was before the blockade'

'Our economy is stronger today than it was before the blockade'

HE the Governor of Qatar Central Bank (QCB) Sheikh Abdullah bin Saoud al-Thani said that the celebration of Qatar's National Day, which falls on December 18 each year ...