Qatar continues to face criticism over World
Qatar continues to face criticism over World Cup preparationsColumbia MissourianDOHA, Qatar — Men crammed together, dozens to a room, on bunk beds so close they can reach over and shake hands. Qatar, on paper at least, has rules that forbid such uncomfortable conditions for its massive workforce of migrant laborers. Yet this is ...
Posted on 18 December 2014 | 6:06 pm
Qatar: the new national health insurance
Qatar: the new national health insurance schemeLexology (registration)Qatar's National Vision 2030 sets out the Qatari government's goal of improving the health of Qatar's population by developing a world class and integrated healthcare system. As part of this goal, a national health insurance scheme named 'Seha' is ...
Posted on 18 December 2014 | 2:46 pm
Qatar ups the ante in the air - The West
The West AustralianQatar ups the ante in the airThe West AustralianQatar Airways has just announced that it will increase its capacity across Europe in the new year. From February, Barcelona and Manchester will have two flights a day from Doha and services to Stockholm and Copenhagen will increase from daily to 10 and ...and more »
Posted on 18 December 2014 | 2:08 pm
Robbie Rogers: FIFA “insane” to host
NBCSports.comRobbie Rogers: FIFA “insane” to host World Cups in Russia, QatarNBCSports.comRogers revealed he is also concerned about gay fans going to watch the games in Russia and Qatar. In 2013 Russia's President Vladimir Putin signed a bill banning the “propaganda of non-traditional sexual relations to minors” and in Qatar any gay sex is ...Robbie Rogers slams FIFA for 'insane' decisions to host World Cups in Russia ...SkySportsRobbie Rogers slams FIFA's 'insane' decision to host World Cups in Russia and ...Gay Star Newsall 14 news articles »
Posted on 18 December 2014 | 11:59 am
Special events at Qatar's missions mark
Gulf TimesSpecial events at Qatar's missions mark National DayGulf TimesIn Abu Dhabi, Qatar's Ambassador to the UAE Faris bin Roumi al-Nuaimi held a reception which was attended by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed al-Nahyan, who said in a statement that the UAE shares ...Qatar Ambassador holds ceremony on Qatar National Dayiloubnan.infoall 2 news articles »
Posted on 18 December 2014 | 11:19 am
Two-speed labor system in Qatar for 2022
DOHA, Qatar (AP) -- Men crammed together, dozens to a room, on bunk beds so close they can reach over and shake hands.
Posted on 18 December 2014 | 3:32 am
Qatar: Building team to spring surprise in
DOHA, Qatar (AP) -- It's a cold, hard fact of football: Countries with tiny populations don't generally beat big ones with deep wells of talented players.
Posted on 18 December 2014 | 12:43 am
Qatar: Building a team to spring a surprise,
It's a cold, hard fact of football: Countries with tiny populations don't generally beat big ones with deep wells of talented players.
Posted on 18 December 2014 | 12:38 am
Qatar National Day
Today is the National Day of Qatar which commemorates the assumption of power of Sheikh Jassim bin Mohammad bin Thani in 1878. Highlights of this holiday are parades, light and water shows, and spectacular fireworks.Ruled by the Al Thani family since the mid1800s, Qatar transformed itself from a poor British protectorate noted mainly for pearling into an independent state with significant oil ...
Posted on 17 December 2014 | 2:00 pm
Zwanziger to propose FIFA issue Qatar
FIFA executive member Theo Zwanziger has said world football's governing body must tell Qatar to improve their human rights record or risk losing the 2022 World Cup. Zwanziger told Sport Bild magazine he would propose an ultimatum at a FIFA executive meeting in Morocco on Friday. Zwanziger said Qatar must adopt recommendations suggested in a report by international law firm DLA Piper to improve ...
Posted on 17 December 2014 | 12:35 pm
Man charged with disrupting Qatar-to-Houston
HOUSTON (AP) -- A federal indictment alleges a Houston man disrupted a flight from the Persian Gulf to Houston earlier this month, including threatening to blow up the plane. The indictment returned by a federal grand jury in Houston accuses 33-year-old ...
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 7:22 am
FIFA President Reiterates Qatar Will Host
Despite a report indicating corruption, FIFA’s president ruled out on Friday the possibility that the soccer body would go back on Qatar’s hosting of the 2022 World Cup. "It would really need an earthquake, extremely important new elements to go back ...
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 7:20 am
Barcelona soccer team ‘set to cut ties
Spanish soccer team FC Barcelona has reportedly decided not to renew its sponsorship deal with a Qatari group linked to the country’s royal family because of Qatar’s alleged involvement in funding Islamic extremist terrorist groups. Israel’s Channel ...
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 6:45 am
Analyst Suggests Qatar 'Give' World Cup 2022
A few weeks ago, British journalist Tom Gross penned an intriguing article for The Guardian where he suggested that Qatar, the Gulf Arab emirate who, somehow, is still hosting the 2022 World Cup Games - despite the endless controversy that's surrounded ...
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 5:22 am
FIFA to decide Qatar World Cup dates in
Marrakech (Morocco) (AFP) - FIFA hope to finalise the dates for the 2022 Qatar World Cup in March, ending a debate over the Gulf state's searing summer heat which has dogged the tournament as much as allegations of corruption. The game's world governing ...
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 5:20 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
Resolved Question: What is the difference
it is written that qatar is the richest country in the world. what does that mean? does it mean that in qatar there is more opportunities than any other country?, opportunities like college/university or occupation/work/business. or almost most of the stuffs like electricity and water bills are cheaper?
Posted on 2 November 2013 | 6:16 am
Resolved Question: Brain drain - UAE ,
So many people , especially experienced people moving to Qatar from Dubai,Dubai Employers still pretending financial crisis while negotiating salaries , what will be the future effects of this situation?Is it good or bad?
Posted on 7 May 2013 | 12:59 am
Resolved Question: I am going to Qatar this
This year I will be going to Qatar for a school field trip. I am obviously a female and will be the only one on the trip. Could you guys give me a bit of info on Qatar on women, food, people, tourism, history?
I looked on google but I just wanted a little more info!
Emily I forgot to say that I will be going to Doha!
Posted on 9 October 2012 | 4:49 pm
Resolved Question: Anyone with some advice
I'm traveling to Qatar shortly and I would like to know if anyone has an tips for me? By that I mean what to wear, how to act and where to go.
I'm also I little worried about being female in this country
Posted on 8 April 2012 | 5:55 am
Resolved Question: What does Qatar have that
Posted on 25 December 2010 | 4:21 am