27 convicted of plotting attacks against US
CTV News27 convicted of plotting attacks against US military bases in Qatar, KuwaitCTV NewsRIYADH, Saudi Arabia -- A court in Saudi Arabia sentenced 27 people to prison for planning a series of attacks against U.S. forces in Qatar and Kuwait, with more than half of the defendants charged on Wednesday with also trying to join forces with a ...Saudi jails 14 for plans to attack US forces in Qatari24newsSaudi convicts 13 men for plotting attack on US forces in Qatar and KuwaitKhaleej TimesSaudi jails 13 for plan to attack US forcesAl-Arabiyagulfnews.comall 49 news articles »
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 11:01 am
Qatar embarks on potential $15bn shopping
Qatar embarks on potential $15bn shopping spree in AsiaMiddle East MonitorQatar Investment Authority The Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) has purchased a stake in a Hong Kong department store chain, beginning a potential $15bn spending spree targeting China, Japan and South Korea, reported the Financial Times. QIA which ...Qatar- QIA buys a fifth of Hong Kong retailerMENAFN.COMall 3 news articles »
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 8:53 am
Will Qatar withdraw its funds from London in
Middle East MonitorWill Qatar withdraw its funds from London in the wake of the Telegraph's ...Middle East MonitorHarrods British newspaper The Telegraph, and its sister paper The Sunday Telegraph, have recently published a series of reports linking Qatar with support for terrorism around the world, including on account of its support for the Muslim Brotherhood.and more »
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 6:48 am
Turkey in intense talks with Qatar over
Hurriyet Daily NewsTurkey in intense talks with Qatar over regional turmoilHurriyet Daily NewsTurkey and Qatar have been vocal supporters of the Syrian opposition and have been heavily engaged in efforts to coordinate the fragmented Sunni-majority Syrian rebels. The two states contributed jointly to the formation of the Syrian opposition's ...Hamas-sponsor Qatar Eyeing UN ControlArutz ShevaAzerbaijan, Qatar sign emergency situations management and security dealsThe Azerbaijan State Telegraph AgencyAzerbaijan, Qatar sign cooperation agreementNews.AzPeninsula On-line -Trend.azall 17 news articles »
Posted on 21 October 2014 | 11:56 pm
Irish firms's employees in Qatar say rights
Irish firms's employees in Qatar say rights are restrictedIrish TimesA number of Irish and British construction and engineering professionals, who were working for Sepam but are currently unemployed, said they had job offers in Qatar which they could not take up because Sepam would not supply them with non-objection ...and more »
Posted on 21 October 2014 | 5:00 pm
Qatar- Summary of Local News Released
(MENAFN - QNA) - World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) has appointed chairperson for the WISH Dementia Forum that will mull current challenges, innovation in care-giving, finan...
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 3:25 am
Qatar getting military satellite
Richard Tomkins PARIS, Oct. 21 (UPI) -- Qatar's land and naval forces are to receive a satellite communications system and network operations center from Thales of France.
Posted on 21 October 2014 | 7:52 am
Qatar Insurance to list subsidiary focused
DUBAI, Oct 21 (Reuters) - Qatar Insurance Company (QIC) said on Tuesday its board had approved a move to list the firm's international subsidiary on Qatar's bourse, paving the way for a second initial public offering (IPO) in the Gulf state after a long drought. QIC provided no details of the planned flotation of QIC International and said only that the subsidiary was incorporated under Qatar ...
Posted on 21 October 2014 | 5:09 am
'Start Qatar World Cup games at 1am'
Qatar 2022 World Cup matches could finish as late as 3.30am under one proposal being suggested by a senior official.
Posted on 20 October 2014 | 12:56 pm
End of 2022 is Blatter's preference to
Paris (AFP) - Holding the controversy-plagued 2022 World Cup finals in Qatar at the end of that year rather than the scorching summer is FIFA president Sepp Blatter's preferred option, he told French radio station France Info on Monday.
Posted on 20 October 2014 | 12:46 pm
Saudi jails 14 for plans to attack US forces
A Saudi court Wednesday condemned 14 people to jail terms of between six months and 23 years, in a second batch of sentences over a plot to attack US forces in neighbouring Qatar. Author AFP Posted October 22, 2014 22:22 GMT The defendants were convicted ...
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 8:39 am
Qatar will deliver an impressive 2022 World
Australian midfielder Mark Bresciano poses with the Asian Cup trophy during an International Sports Business Program, Match Australia, organised by Australian Government, Australian Trade Commission and Australia Unlimited, ahead of the AFC Asian Cup 2015 ...
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 8:32 am
Union wants to oust Qatar Airways
The head of the labour organization representing many airline employees in Norway, Parat, is calling on Norwegian authorities to revoke Qatar Airways’ right to operate flights from Norway because of the way it treats its employees. Vegar Einan claimed ...
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 6:00 am
Qatar Airways to launch Frankfurt as first
Qatar Airways has announced Frankfurt as the first route for its highly anticipated A350 Xtra Wide Body (XWB) aircraft. As the Global Launch operator of the A350 XWB, the programme will achieve another major milestone once the airline receives its first ...
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 5:12 am
Qatar Science and Technology Park to expand
RELATED ARTICLES: QSTP research team develops water saving device l Qatar Science and Technology Park l Qatar stadium technologies 'not rocket science' Qatar Science and Technology Park (QSTP) is to expand, adding three new buildings, only five years after ...
Posted on 22 October 2014 | 3:06 am
Qatar pledges additional $3B aid to Egypt
Qatar's prime minister says the Gulf nation will give Egypt another $3 billion to bolster its ailing economy and help rebuild key industries.
Posted on 10 April 2013 | 3:29 am
Qatar pledges $500m for war-ravaged Darfur
Qatar is pledging $500 million to help rebuild Sudan's war-battered region of Darfur as part of an international conference seeking ways to boost stability after a decade of violence.
Posted on 7 April 2013 | 5:54 pm
Qatar delays airport opening after safety
The chief overseer of Qatar's new international airport on Monday said the opening of the facility has been delayed because of the need to address new safety requirements.
Posted on 1 April 2013 | 3:11 am
Arab League summit showcases Qatar's swagger
Qatar's emir looked over an assembly of Arab leaders Tuesday as both cordial host and impatient taskmaster. His welcoming remarks to kings, sheiks and presidents across the Arab world quickly shifted to Qatar's priorities: Rallying greater support
Posted on 26 March 2013 | 11:41 am
Arab League gives Syrian seat to opposition
In a symbolic blow to embattled Syrian President Bashar Assad, senior Arab diplomats said Sunday that they will transfer Syria's seat in their main regional group to opposition forces.
Posted on 24 March 2013 | 3:59 am