VCUarts Qatar alumna reveals strategy for sustainability of high-end brands

VCUarts Qatar alumna reveals strategy for sustainability of high-end brands

The job requirements are clear: you will be responsible for the retail procurement of more than 200 luxury labels; have the adaptability to thrive on challenges; and, help the organisation you’re working for...

Post-Covid economic response to focus on resilient and sustainable investment

Post-Covid economic response to focus on resilient and sustainable investment

Current challenges to worldwide investments began a while before Covid-19. This year, investment flows of all forms fell to a new low between the USA and China.

Coming soon, plant-based sustainable PPE kits, face masks from Qatar

Coming soon, plant-based sustainable PPE kits, face masks from Qatar

A start-up supported by Qatar Foundation Research, Development, and Innovation (QFRDI) has embarked on a project to develop sustainable plant-based masks, face shields and PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) kits ...

MME and Carrefour encourage sustainable shopping habits

MME and Carrefour encourage sustainable shopping habits

Supporting the cause of International Plastic Bag Free Day, the Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) partnered with Carrefour to remove all single-use plastic bags from its cash counters ...

Spotlight on sustainable development; self-reliant Qatar

Spotlight on sustainable development; self-reliant Qatar

The unjustified blockade on Qatar by a quartet of nations, imposed some three years ago, has clearly failed to stifle Qatar’s economy, impede its development or isolate it internationally ...

Significant investments needed to make flying sustainable

Significant investments needed to make flying sustainable

Climate change is now a sad reality — the world is already 1.1°C warmer than it was at the onset of the industrial revolution, and it is already having a significant impact on the world, and on people’s lives.

The airline targeting sustainable, profitable growth

The airline targeting sustainable, profitable growth

In Europe, Helsinki-based flag carrier Finnair will grow its commercial airline fleet in order to strengthen its position as the ‘Asia-Europe’ carrier and has shared more details on its upcoming Premium Economy cabin.

Qatar financial sector needs to boost competitive edge to ensure sustainable growth: QFC

Qatar financial sector needs to boost competitive edge to ensure sustainable growth: QFC

Doha’s financial sector, whose productivity is already comparatively high and increasing, calls for further strengthening the competitive advantage to ensure sustainable growth ...

QNRF ‘Women in Science’ fellow explores sustainable water treatment method

QNRF ‘Women in Science’ fellow explores sustainable water treatment method

A research associate at Qatar Environment and Energy Research Institute (QEERI) made significant advancements in developing a sustainable mechanism for wastewater treatment and reuse ...

France is most food sustainable country, US and UK faltering

France is most food sustainable country, US and UK faltering

France's aggressive measures to tackle food waste, promote healthy lifestyles and adopt eco-farming techniques helped it top a ranking of nations, published on Tuesday, which assesses their food sustainability.

Qatar Foundation strives to promote sustainable food production

Qatar Foundation strives to promote sustainable food production

Qur'anic Botanic Garden (QBG), a member of Qatar Foundation (QF), has successfully established an ambitious programme for high school students designed to promote the value of food sustainability.

'Green initiatives key to sustainable society'

'Green initiatives key to sustainable society'

Qatar Sustainability Week (QSW) 2017, organised by Qatar Green Building Council (QGBC) with a number of activities, was launched by HE the Minister of Municipality and Environment Mohamed bin Abdullah al-Rumaihi.