Tag: Qatar

Qatar to open delayed national museum in March 2019

Doha:Qatar's long-delayed national museum, a sprawling 52,000-square metre building in the capital Doha, will finally open in March 2019, officials…

Qatar knows how to become GCC member again: Saudi Foreign Minister

Riyadh: Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir has indicated that Qatar knows what to do in order to return as an…

Qatar knows how to become GCC member again: Saudi Foreign Minister

Riyadh: Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir has indicated that Qatar knows what to do in order to return as an…

Qatar emir to skip Saudi-hosted summit with Gulf rivals

Riyadh: Qatar said its emir will skip a summit Sunday of Arab Gulf leaders in Saudi Arabia, which has spearheaded…

Qatar injects more cash into Gaza for Hamas employees

Gaza City: Employees of the Hamas administration in the Gaza Strip began collecting their salaries for a second month Friday,…

King Salman invites Qatari emir to attend GCC summit

Doha: Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani has been invited by Saudi Arabia's King Salman to attend the…

Senior journalist Vinod Dua welcomed in Qatar

Doha: A function was held at the residence of Indian-born businessman and social worker Shahid Khan which was attended by…

Qatar says emir receives Saudi invite to GCC summit

Doha: Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani has received an invite from Saudi Arabia to attend this month's Gulf…

Qatar to withdraw from OPEC in 2019

Doha: Qatar's Energy Minister Saad Sherida al-Kaabi on Monday announced that Qatar will withdraw from the Organisation of the Petroleum…

Qatar Airways to expand Iran flights despite sanctions

Doha: Qatar Airways announced Monday it is expanding operations in Iran, despite US sanctions on the Islamic republic and a…

Ceasefire puts Qatar’s role in Gaza back in spotlight

Gaza City: At the end of a dirt track, an imposing new court complex stands as a symbol of Qatar's…

Qatar economy growing despite crisis: IMF

Doha: Qatar's economy is growing despite a bitter trade and diplomatic rift with neighbouring former allies, the IMF said Wednesday…

Qatar considering Iran offer to host World Cup teams: organiser

Paris: Qatar is considering an offer from Iran to host teams during the 2022 World Cup, but no decision has…

Qatar again hit by heavy rainfall

Doha: Thunderstorms brought heavy rains, strong winds and fresh flooding to the desert state of Qatar on Sunday for the…

Qatari cash reaches Gaza in campaign to ease tensions

Gaza City: Palestinian civil servants formed long queues in Gaza on Friday to receive millions of dollars in Qatari-funded salaries,…

Qatar announces aid for Gaza amid Israel truce talks

Gaza City: Qatar has announced it will provide temporary support to 50,000 impoverished Gaza families as mediators attempt to broker…

Qatar warns of ‘long-lasting’ impact of Gulf crisis

Doha: Qatar's ruler said Tuesday "crises pass" but warned of "long-lasting" scars from an acrimonious diplomatic dispute that has seen…

Qatar denies meddling in Bahraini affairs over spy case

Doha: Qatar denied Monday accusations it interfered in Bahrain's internal affairs after a Manama court sentenced the head of the…

Qatar spy case: Bahrain opposition chief gets life in jail

Dubai: Bahrain sentenced the head of the country's Shiite opposition movement to life in prison Sunday for spying for rival…

Qatar sets up support fund for migrant workers

Doha: Qatar said Wednesday it has set up a support fund for foreign workers who run into difficulties, such as…