News Qatar: Somalia chides regions for cutting ties with Qatar
Somalia's government has rebuked its three semi-autonomous regions for cutting ties with Qatar, saying it was determined to stay neutral in the Gulf state's dispute with other Arab states. The region of Galmudug issued a statement on Wednesday saying it ...
News Qatar: Somalia rebukes its states for breaking with Qatar - Eyewitness News
Somalia rebukes its states for breaking with QatarEyewitness NewsMOGADISHU - Somalia's government rebuked its three semi-autonomous regions on Thursday for cutting ties with Qatar, saying it was determined to stay neutral in the Gulf nation's dispute with other Arab states. The region of Galmudug issued a statement ...Trump says Qatar crisis will be resolved quicklyThe NationalSaudi Arabia to lift ban on internet callsReutersall 95 news articles »
News Qatar: Qatar, Saudi Arabia's Public Relations War Heats Up During UN General Assembly
With the United Nations General Assembly in session in New York, countries’ lobbying operations in the U.S. are in full swing. Qatar has taken pole position in a public relations arms race against Saudi Arabia, which has been advancing the charge that ...
News Qatar: Arab rights body calls for withdrawal of 2022 World Cup from Qatar - Khaleej Times
Khaleej TimesArab rights body calls for withdrawal of 2022 World Cup from QatarKhaleej TimesThe Arab Federation for Human Rights has called for the withdrawal of the 2022 World Cup from Qatar because of its record in the field of human rights, especially violations of workers' rights, and the financing of terrorism. In a press conference held ...
News Qatar: Protests against Qatar at UN in New York
NEW YORK: Hundreds of banner-waving protesters took part in a demonstration in New York on Tuesday against Qatar’s support for terrorism and the presence of the emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamin bin Hamad Al-Thani, at the UN General Assembly. The protesters ...
News Qatar: Gulf media promotes emigre Qatari royals as feud sours - Reuters
Gulf media promotes emigre Qatari royals as feud soursReutersDUBAI (Reuters) - Qatar's Arab critics are targeting a new pressure point in their feud with Doha - the tiny country's ruling family - permitting state-linked media outlets to portray two little-known Qatari princes living abroad as distinguished ...and more »
News Qatar: How Qatar being forced to stop funding terrorism led to Hamas and Fatah reconciling
Hamas’ announcement last week that it would be willing to hold talks with the rival Fatah was unexpected but not surprising. For weeks now, Palestinian political commentators have judged that Hamas’ position in Gaza would become increasingly precarious ...
News Qatar: Qatar for nuclear-free zone in the Middle East - The Peninsula Qatar
Qatar for nuclear-free zone in the Middle EastThe Peninsula QatarThe statement said that Qatar pays special attention to developing its institutions that are concerned with the peaceful implementations of nuclear power, especially in the fields of foodstuffs, agriculture, human health and environment, adding that ...
News Qatar: Qatar emir again urges dialogue, Trump says dispute to be resolved quickly
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Qatar’s Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani on Tuesday renewed a call for “unconditional dialogue” to end a crisis pitting Qatar against four Arab states while U.S. President Donald Trump said he expected the dispute to be ...
News Qatar: Qatar sets world record for longest selfie stick - The Peninsula Qatar
The Peninsula QatarQatar sets world record for longest selfie stickThe Peninsula QatarExpressing her feelings on setting a new record, she said:“Today the record we marked in the state of Qatar, does not belong to sky climbers. We did this for everyone who lives in Qatar. Despite the ongoing situation we managed to put Qatar in the ...and more »
News Qatar: Donald Trump Did Not Stop War on the Gulf Between Saudi Arabia and Qatar
Though reports Tuesday portrayed President Donald Trump as a purveyor of peace in the Gulf crisis between Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on one side and Qatar on the other, officials familiar with the situation said the president had not ...
News Qatar: Falcons expo proves to be a crowd-puller - The Peninsula Qatar
The Peninsula QatarFalcons expo proves to be a crowd-pullerThe Peninsula QatarThe well-known Al Galayel Hunting Tournament in Qatar has a large display presenting a new meet which has been opened for registration to the public. This unique tournament encourages all those involved in this heritage sport, which was a symbol of ...and more »
News Qatar: How the GCC Blockade Reignited Qatar’s Nationalism
On July 21, 2017, Qatar’s emir gave his first address since the start of a two-month blockade launched by Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, and Egypt. “The time has come for us to spare the people from the political differences between ...
News Qatar: Qatar-Philippines Food Security Summit on Monday - The Peninsula Qatar
Qatar-Philippines Food Security Summit on MondayThe Peninsula QatarStarting with a briefing with the Philippine Embassy, Plaza will be holding meetings with Qatari companies that are now in the process of site surveying, Philippine company formation and PEZA registration stages after signing investment pledges to the ...
News Qatar: Is Political Leverage, Not Capability, Behind Qatar Fighter Orders?
Qatar’s plans to purchase up to 24 Typhoon fighters will be a welcome boost for the four-nation Eurofighter consortium. But there are questions about how Doha’s tiny air force will be able to absorb the massive capabilities in which it is investing.
News Qatar: 'Stars of Science' returns today for ninth season - The Peninsula Qatar
'Stars of Science' returns today for ninth seasonThe Peninsula QatarThe number one Arabic reality TV show, 'Stars of Science' driving interest in science and innovation among Arab youth returns today for a ninth season. The Qatar Foundation (QF) science initiative goes to the limit to find, mentor, and enable the ...and more »
News Qatar: Qatar Airways just rolled out double beds on business class flights
The next time you're squished into an economy seat that has a funky smell, trying desperately to recline your seat those few centimetres to try and get a bit of sleep, just close your eyes and pretend you're these people. The people who are in business ...
News Qatar: Qatar to increase investments in US - The Peninsula Qatar
Qatar to increase investments in USThe Peninsula QatarThe working lunch, which was held on the sidelines of the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, was attended by members of the US-Qatari Business Council and members of the US Chamber of Commerce, said the Ministry of ...and more »
News Qatar: Qatar says Bahrain abusing fisheries issue to stoke Gulf row
Doha (AFP) - Qatar accused Bahrain on Tuesday of abusing a routine fisheries enforcement case to deepen a three-month diplomatic crisis between the emirate and its Gulf neighbours. "The State of Qatar condemned the statement issued by the Bahraini interior ...
News Qatar: Qatar bag equestrian silver - The Peninsula Qatar
The Peninsula QatarQatar bag equestrian silverThe Peninsula QatarStar rider Hamad Ali Al Attiyah expressed his delight after Qatar clinched the equestrian jumping team event silver medal at the Ashgabat 2017 Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games yesterday. Al Attiyah riding Clinton, Al Ajami Faleh (Armstrong van de ...and more »