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Qatar to have first ICT vetting lab in region

Qatar to have first ICT vetting lab in region

In a boost to Qatar’s Cyber Security sector, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed on Thursday for setting up the Qatar National Laboratory for Technology Vetting ...

Australia to invest $680 mn in dams for drought-stricken region

Australia to invest $680 mn in dams for drought-stricken region

Australia will invest A$1 billion ($678.70 million) to revamp water infrastructure in rural and regional communities in the drought-stricken New South Wales.

QCRI technologies help address challenges in the region, says official

QCRI technologies help address challenges in the region, says official

The technologies developed by Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI) have played a significant role in addressing challenges on the government and individual levels ...

Shura Council Speaker affirms Qatar's rejection of military escalation in region

Shura Council Speaker affirms Qatar's rejection of military escalation in region

HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid al-Mahmoud expressed Qatar's concern over the current tension in the Gulf region, affirming Qatar's rejection of any military escalation in the region ...

PM's presence at Makkah summits shows Qatar's keenness for peace in region

PM's presence at Makkah summits shows Qatar's keenness for peace in region

HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani participated in the opening session of the Emergency GCC Summit ...

Volunteers from Qatar, region helped deliver Amir Cup final

Volunteers from Qatar, region helped deliver Amir Cup final

More than 1,000 volunteers from Qatar and across the region helped ensure the Amir Cup final, the first match to be played at Al Janoub Stadium in Al Wakrah City, was a tremendous success.

Vodafone makes the first live 5G mobile calls in the region

Vodafone makes the first live 5G mobile calls in the region

Vodafone Qatar on Saturday marked yet another major communications technology milestone by making the region’s first local and international live mobile calls via a 5G handset ...

'Ban' on mercenaries to help fight extremism in region

'Ban' on mercenaries to help fight extremism in region

The passage of a resolution rejecting the use of mercenaries as a way to undermine peace and violate human rights will have a positive impact on Middle East’s efforts in fighting extremism ...

Qatar on track to lead sports tech entrepreneurship in region: QDB

Qatar on track to lead sports tech entrepreneurship in region: QDB

Qatar Development Bank (QDB) has announced the launch of the first SportsTech accelerator in the MEA region powered by Startup Bootcamp ...

FIFA 2022 will help drive real change in region: al-Thawadi

FIFA 2022 will help drive real change in region: al-Thawadi

Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacys (SC) Secretary General Hassan al-Thawadi on Thursday said the first FIFA World Cup 2022 to be held in the Arab world ...

New website showcases biggest healthcare expansion in the region

New website showcases biggest healthcare expansion in the region

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has announced the launch of a website dedicated exclusively to the new Medical City hospitals.

Swiss woman abducted in Sudan's Darfur region freed

Swiss woman abducted in Sudan's Darfur region freed

Sudanese authorities have freed a Swiss humanitarian worker who was abducted in the war-torn southern region of Darfur last month, the deputy governor of North Darfur, Mohamed Barima, told Reuters ...