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Speaker highlights role of parliamentarians in combating corruption

Speaker highlights role of parliamentarians in combating corruption

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid al-Mahmoud, Chairman of Global Organisation of Parliamentarians Against Corruption (GOPAC), underlined the importance of the special session on combating corruption to be held by the United Nations General Assembly in June, describing it as

Shura Council reviews report on draft law on health care services

Shura Council reviews report on draft law on health care services

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

Armed Forces conclude Al-Adeed exercise

Armed Forces conclude Al-Adeed exercise

The Qatari Armed Forces on Sunday concluded Al-Adeed exercise, under the patronage of HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defence Affairs Dr Khalid bin Mohamed al-Attiyah, in the presence of HE the Chief of Staff of the Qatari Armed Forces Lieutenant-General (Pilot) Ghanem bin Sha

Shura Council Approves Draft Law on Common Insurance Protection for GCC Citizens

Shura Council Approves Draft Law on Common Insurance Protection for GCC Citizens

The council decided to approve the aforementioned law and refer its recommendations thereon to the government.

Shura Council reviews draft law on Waqf

Shura Council reviews draft law on Waqf

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

Shura Council attends GCC-EU parliamentary committee meeting

Shura Council attends GCC-EU parliamentary committee meeting

The Shura Council participated on Monday in the third meeting of the GCC-European Parliamentary Committee, which was held via videoconferencing.

Shura Council Discusses Values, Principles and Ethics in Society, Stresses Importance of Preserving Them

Shura Council Discusses Values, Principles and Ethics in Society, Stresses Importance of Preserving Them

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

New 24-hour outlet of ‘Pharmacy & More’ opens at The Pearl-Qatar

New 24-hour outlet of ‘Pharmacy & More’ opens at The Pearl-Qatar

Pharmacy & More has opened its newest branch in Medina Centrale at The Pearl-Qatar, it was announced on Monday.

Shura discusses draft law on Waqf

Shura discusses draft law on Waqf

The Shura Council held its weekly meeting on Monday under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid al-Mahmoud. During the meeting, the council discussed a draft law on endowment (Waqf) that includes (9) chapters and (58) articles.

Shura Council Speaker meets First Vice-President of Sudan TSC

Shura Council Speaker meets First Vice-President of Sudan TSC

HE the Shura Council Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid al-Mahmoud met Sunday with the visiting First Vice-President of the Transitional Sovereignty Council (TSC) of Sudan

Shura Council participates in IPU seminar on cybersecurity

Shura Council participates in IPU seminar on cybersecurity

The Shura Council participated Wednesday in an international parliamentary seminar on the role of parliamentarians in ensuring peace in the cyberspace and avoiding cyberwars

Qatar University plans to set up branches in Asian, African countries

Qatar University plans to set up branches in Asian, African countries

There are plans to establish branches of Qatar University (QU) in a number of Asian and African countries, QU president Dr Hassan Rashid al-Derham has said.