Qatar Changes Course - New York Times
Toronto StarQatar Changes CourseNew York TimesDOHA, Qatar — The old joke among foreign policy wonks began thus: After the collapse of the Soviet Union and the end of the Cold War, the world was surprised to discover that it still had two superpowers: the United States and ... Kuwait. And, it went ...Qatar: Loyal ally for West, or 'Club Med for terrorists'?Toronto StarLetter to Obama on Open Skies AgreementGulf TimesEuropean travel bodies back Gulf airlinesmicebtnArabianBusiness.comall 11 news articles »
Posted on 29 June 2015 | 3:19 am
More than 200 Palestinian teachers set to
Doha NewsMore than 200 Palestinian teachers set to work in Qatar by SeptemberDoha NewsMore than 18 months after a deal was brokered to allocate work visas to 20,000 people from Palestine, more than 200 Palestinians are due to arrive in Doha after Ramadan to work as teachers, the territory's ambassador to Qatar has said. The wave of new ...Is France betraying Israel in favor of Qatar?YnetnewsQatar to grant 20000 Palestinians work permits; first 200 depart after RamadanAl-BawabaQatar to create work opportunities for 20000 PalestiniansThe Siasat DailyThe Muslim Newsall 6 news articles »
Posted on 29 June 2015 | 2:31 am
The Best $35 You Can Spend at Qatar's $16
Yahoo TravelThe Best $35 You Can Spend at Qatar's $16 Billion AirportYahoo TravelSure Qatar's $16 Billion Hamad International Airport in Doha has life-sized animatronic dinosaurs, a $6.8 million 7-Meter-tall bear sculpture from Swiss artist Urs Fischer and one of the largest Christian Dior perfumeries you've ever seen. But the real ...
Posted on 29 June 2015 | 12:36 am
Advisory Council rejects labour reform as
Advisory Council rejects labour reform as Qatar stiffens its backDaily News EgyptRevived controversy over the integrity of Qatar's successful bid to host the 2022 World Cup and persistent criticism of the conditions of migrant labour in the Gulf state appear to have stiffened Qatar's back as it responds to attacks on multiple ...Qatar admits 'much more needs to be done' on labour lawGlobalPostall 2 news articles »
Posted on 29 June 2015 | 12:03 am
Prayers for Irish man and girlfriend killed
Irish ExaminerPrayers for Irish man and girlfriend killed in Qatar accidentIrish ExaminerPrayers for Irish man and girlfriend killed in Qatar accident. Monday, June 29, 2015 - 06:29 AM. Prayers will be said in Qatar this evening for an Irish man and his English girlfriend who died there at the weekend. Eamonn Morgan and Charlotte Sant ...Newry man Eamonn Morgan killed in Qatar accidentBBC NewsIrishman dies in Qatar dune buggy tragedyIrish IndependentIrish man and girlfriend killed in dune buggy accident in Qatarthejournal.ieU.TV -Newstalk 106-108 fm -Belfast Telegraphall 30 news articles »
Posted on 28 June 2015 | 10:57 pm
Qatar launches first Chinese yuan clearing
Qatar opened the Middle East's first centre for clearing transactions in the Chinese yuan on Tuesday, saying it would boost trade and investment between China and Gulf Arab economies. "The launch of the region's first renminbi clearing center in Doha creates the necessary platform to realise the full potential of Qatar and the region's trade relationship with China," Qatar's central bank ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 5:59 am
Football: Future hosts Qatar get tough World
KUALA LUMPUR - Qatar received a difficult draw for the 2018 World Cup on Tuesday as they embark on their final attempt to qualify for the tournament before hosting it in 2022. The Gulf state were bracketed with rapidly emerging China, who impressed at this year's Asian Cup, and will also face tricky trips to Hong Kong and Bhutan. Qatar have never reached the World Cup and an appearance at Russia ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 5:26 am
Future hosts Qatar get tough World Cup draw
Kuala Lumpur (AFP) - Qatar received a difficult draw for the 2018 World Cup on Tuesday as they embark on their final attempt to qualify for the tournament before hosting it in 2022.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 4:33 am
Qatar Airways offers flight sale to
SINGAPORE - Qatar Airways is offering a six-day flight sale starting today (April 14) to celebrate the up-coming debut of its new A350 XWB aircraft. Travellers from Singapore can purchase flights to cities such as Barcelona, London, Paris and Rome, with prices starting from $1,065 during the sale, which ends on April 19. The promotional fares are valid for travel from now till November 30, 2015 ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 3:29 am
Qatar, Italy sign agreement in legal field
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Qatar and Italy signed an agreement for co-operation in the legal and judicial fields. Qatar's Attorney General Dr Ali bin Fetais al-Marri and Italian Minist...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 12:02 am
Hillary Clinton's emails reveal Cherie
Email thread offer glimpse of how wife of former British prime minister used her influence to secure meeting between US secretary of state and Qatar’s first lady At a glance the emails look like the work of a professional lobbyist. The first – sent in ...
Posted on 1 July 2015 | 4:36 am
Qatar's rulers are still surrounding
QNA/www.qna.org.qaNasser al-Omar holding hands with Qatari Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani while Mohammed al-Arifi and Aidh al-Qarni walk alongside. The ruler of Qatar, Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, hosted a gaggle of religious leaders at his palace in Doha ...
Posted on 1 July 2015 | 4:11 am
Qatar Airways celebrates first anniversary
DALLAS, TX and FORT WORTH, TX- Today, Qatar Airways celebrates one full year of daily, non-stop service between Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport and Hamad International Airport in Doha, Qatar. The airline's anniversary comes at the heels of the 2015 ...
Posted on 1 July 2015 | 4:05 am
Qatar closer to F1 race deal, could be run
Qatar remains close to landing a place on the F1 calendar, according to the boss of the country's motor sport federation. Plans for a race became public in February, although little has been heard since then. Last week it emerged that Qatar had joined ...
Posted on 1 July 2015 | 3:56 am
Two jailed in Qatar Foundation bribery case
Two senior employees at the not-for-profit Qatar Foundation have been sentenced to five years in jail and ordered to pay a $823,000 (QR3 million) fine for soliciting a bribe from a private company. The pair – one of whom is a director in the Qatar ...
Posted on 1 July 2015 | 1:57 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