The Qatar Stock Exchange witnessed robust trading, coinciding with FTSE Russell’s reclassification of constituents taking effect on Thursday, but overall it was on a weak wicket due to selling pressure ...
An F-16 fighter jet of the Belgian air force crashed Thursday in western France, with both pilots successfully ejecting but one spent two hours hanging from a power line before being cut down, officials said.
President Emmanuel Macron has said he believes the yellow vest protests that rocked France since last year have been good for him as they made him listen and communicate better, in an interview published ...
Burger King will stop handing out plastic toys in its children's meals and said on Thursday it was launching an amnesty for customers to return any freebies in a bid to tackle the growing problem of plastic waste.
Katara - the Cultural Village hosted yesterday the book launch of HE the Minister of State Dr Hamad bin Abdulaziz al-Kuwari. The event was attended by a number of ministers, Arab and foreign ambassadors and
Katara - the Cultural Village signed yesterday a memorandum of co-operation (MoC) with Qatar Society of Petroleum Engineers (QSPE) to use facilities of Katara to hold cultural events, courses, training seminars and exhibitions, and to encourage young people to work in this sector.
In the coming weeks, Qatar’s sporting calendar will be packed with a number of major sporting events. The World Athletics Championships, the third largest in the world, will be held for the first time in the Middle East at the end of this month.
Northwestern University in Qatar (NU-Q) has announced this year’s executive education programme, which includes masterclasses on data analysis, strategic communication, corporate social responsibility, cybersecurity and brand management.
Qatar University (QU) has maintained its position among the top 500 universities in the world in the recent Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2020. The results showed that QU was ranked in the range of 401-500.
Ooredoo has announced a new partnership with Gulf Exchange, enabling Ooredoo Money customers to access Gulf Exchange services via the Ooredoo Money app. Gulf Exchange, an ISO 9001:2015-certified company with a 40-year history of providing money transfers and currency/gold bullions sale and purchase
An ex-astronaut and scientist has said it would be a “travesty” for Qatar not to become a global leader in innovation – because she believes its people can change the world. Speaking during a visit to Qatar Foundation (QF), Dr Mary Ellen Weber
Abdullah Abdulghani & Bros Co (AAB), sole agents for Toyota vehicles in Qatar, has said it is reaching out to car enthusiasts through a roadshow at Doha Festival City by displaying the all-new Toyota Corolla 2020 year model, which was launched in June.
Exploring the role of law and regulation in enabling public and private financing for green growth will be the focus of the next colloquium at the College of Law of Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU).
Qatar National Research Fund (QNRF), a member of Qatar Foundation (QF), has announced the awardees of the sixth cycle of the Graduate Sponsorship Research Award (GSRA). GSRA, part of QNRF’s capacity-building initiative, is highly competitive, both financially and in terms of the standards
Qatar General Electricity and Water Corp (Kahramaa) had on Tuesday night organised the third edition of Engineer Day, which aims to highlight the role of the engineer in Qatar, enhance communication and exchange of expertise among engineers
As part of its programme to develop volunteer work and support young people to promote social entrepreneurship, the Tamm Volunteer Network is organising a series of workshops for those between 15 and 25.
Al Sulaiti Law Firm will participate in the Annual Conference of the International Bar Association (IBA) in Seoul, South Korea. The conference, which provides “a platform for building relationships”, is set to take place from September 22- 27.
Barwa Bank has announced the winners for its 2019 Summer Spend Campaign’s fourth monthly raffle draw, rewarding the bank’s loyal customers for their credit card spend since the campaign was launched in May.
Nations need to “think out-of-the-box” and put research, development and innovation at the centre of their efforts to tackle climate change, a leading United Nations official has emphasised during a visit to Qatar Foundation (QF).
Doha Festival City (DHFC) has announced a number of new brands that have joined its chain of stores. These include Hema, Jovoy Perfumes, Lamsat Harayer, Oro Jewellery, G2000, R&B Fashion store and Qatar’s first indoor snow park, Snow Dunes.
More than 2.5bn active gamers sustain a multi-billion-dollar global gaming industry. Much of the industry’s growth is fuelled by advances in digital technology. Faster and more reliable Internet connections, smart phones, and 3D design software have turned today’s best-selling games into immersive
The British Ambassador to Qatar, Ajay Sharma said: “The relationship that we have between the UK and Qatar is historic, deep and important. We in the UK are entering a new period in our history as we leave the European Union.
When a 16-year-old girl who has avowed air travel has to cross the Atlantic in a solar-powered race boat to speak at a conference on climate change while the Amazon rainforests are still burning in evidence to everything she has argued at the highest public forums, it is evident that adults
The BBC has apologised for failing to warn the Duke of Sussex before broadcasting and publishing online an image from a neo-Nazi social media group that called him a “race traitor” and depicted the royal with a gun pointed at his head.