Gulf Times - Shura-Council
'Accountability leads to good governance'

'Accountability leads to good governance'

Jassim Ibrahim Qassim Fakhroo, who is contesting the Shura Council election from Al Jisra electoral district with a view to serving Qatar and its citizens, said that his target is to promote laws directly related to the citizens' life and to monitor their application

 Steps needed to promote investments in food security projects, say Shura candidates

Steps needed to promote investments in food security projects, say Shura candidates

The upcoming Shura Council should work to draft new legislation that will promote investment in food security projects by private sector entities in the country, and the laws should be flexible to keep up with the changing requirements of the local economy

Environmental issues will be among biggest challenges Shura Council to deal with: Ministry official

Environmental issues will be among biggest challenges Shura Council to deal with: Ministry official

The environmental issues will be among the biggest challenges that the upcoming Shura Council will have to deal with as these are always changing and have different priories, besides the need to use the expertise of specialized technical expertise

Qatar preparing to start new phase with elected Shura Council: Speaker

Qatar preparing to start new phase with elected Shura Council: Speaker

Qatar is preparing to start a new phase with an elected Shura Council, HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid al-Mahmoud has said.

Shura Council Speaker meets head of UN Office of Counter Terrorism

Shura Council Speaker meets head of UN Office of Counter Terrorism

HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid al-Mahmoud met Wednesday with HE Head of the United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorim (UNOCT) Dr Aynabat Atayeva.

CBSE affiliation for DPS Monarch grades 11 and 12

CBSE affiliation for DPS Monarch grades 11 and 12

DPS Monarch has announced that it has achieved CBSE affiliation for Senior Secondary (grades 11 and 12).

Shura Council approves number of draft laws

Shura Council approves number of draft laws

The Shura Council held its weekly meeting Monday, under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid al-Mahmoud, via video conference at the council's headquarters.

Shura Council's committee studies draft law on regulation of parking lots

Shura Council's committee studies draft law on regulation of parking lots

The Shura Council's Services and Public Utilities Committee held a meeting Sunday, chaired by its Rapporteur HE Mohammed bin Mahdi Al Ahbabi.

AAB special promotion for pre-owned Lexus vehicle owners

AAB special promotion for pre-owned Lexus vehicle owners

Abdullah Abdulghani & Bros Co (AAB), sole agents for Lexus vehicles in Qatar, is running a special promotion for pre-owned Lexus vehicle owners.

Speaker of Shura Council meets President of France-Qatar Friendship Group

Speaker of Shura Council meets President of France-Qatar Friendship Group

HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Tuesday with the President of the France-Qatar Friendship Group in the French National Assembly MP Pascal Brindeau and the accompanying delegation.

23 building permits issued by Al Rayyan Municipality's Building Permits Section in April

23 building permits issued by Al Rayyan Municipality's Building Permits Section in April

Al Rayyan Municipality's Building Permits Section at the Technical Affairs Department issued in April a total of 23 building permits for major and minor projects and their modifications.

Shura Council commends Amir's stance on Palestine

Shura Council commends Amir's stance on Palestine

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting via videoconference on Monday under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, at the Council's headquarters.