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Qatar, India discuss military relations

Qatar, India discuss military relations

HE the Chief of Staff of Qatari Armed Forces, Lieutenant General (Pilot) Ghanem bin Shaheen al-Ghanim, met with Admiral Sunil Lanba, Chief of Staff of the Army and Commander of the Indian Navy.

Qatar achieves goal of water for sustainable development

Qatar achieves goal of water for sustainable development

Qatar has achieved the sixth goal of sustainable development by ensuring the availability of water and sanitation services for all in the country, HE the Minister of Energy and Industry Dr Mohamed bin Saleh al-Sada said ...

Qatar hails rights body over stance on siege

Qatar hails rights body over stance on siege

Qatar has praised the objective and positive attitudes of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) towards the negative repercussions and human rights violations ...

Thursday will be longest day of 2018 in Qatar

Thursday will be longest day of 2018 in Qatar

Qatar Calendar House said that Thursday June the 21st will be longest day of 2018 in Qatar and all the countries of the Northern Hemisphere being the day when the summer solstice will take place ...

Qatar to launch second phase of Gaza relief project: official

Qatar to launch second phase of Gaza relief project: official

The Qatar National Committee for the Reconstruction of Gaza will embark on the second phase of emergency humanitarian relief programme for the residents of the Gaza Strip after the Eid al-Fitr holiday, a senior official said Monday.

Strong winds blow prices up as fishing goes haywire

Strong winds blow prices up as fishing goes haywire

The fish availability in the local markets has been hit heavily in the last few days as adverse weather conditions took a heavy toll on the fishing activities in the waters around Qatar.

IIF sees two Gulf rate hikes this year, three in 2019

IIF sees two Gulf rate hikes this year, three in 2019

Benchmark interest rates in the Gulf are slated to be increased twice this year and thrice in 2019 but the expansionary fiscal stance offset the losses from the monetary tightening, which is to weigh more on the non-hydrocarbons, according to the Institute of International Finance (IIF).

PM meets Philippines Labour Secretary

PM meets Philippines Labour Secretary

HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani on Sunday met with Philippines Secretary of Labour and Employment Silvestre Bello III and his delegation.

Growth prospects bright for Qatar-Greece ties: official

Growth prospects bright for Qatar-Greece ties: official

There are diverse opportunities to expand Qatar and Greece’s shipping industry that could lead to investment prospects in sectors like energy and tourism, a top official of the Greece-Qatar Business Council (GQBC) has said.

Qatar sets up shelter, fund for workers in distress

Qatar sets up shelter, fund for workers in distress

Qatar has set up a shelter and welfare centre to provide assistance and protection to victims of human trafficking and to rehabilitate and integrate them into society, HE the Minister of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs Dr Issa Saad al-Jafali al-Nuaimi announced Sunday.

Private sector to play bigger role: Qatar Chamber chief

Private sector to play bigger role: Qatar Chamber chief

With a fresh 2018-2023 term ahead, Qatar Chamber’s newly-elected board of directors has vowed to devote efforts towards self-reliance, and to secure the private sector with a “bigger role” in economic development, a top official has said.

HEC Paris launches revamped management programme

HEC Paris launches revamped management programme

HEC Paris in Qatar has launched the revamped Specialised Master’s in Strategic Business Unit Management (SBUM) programme, a senior official told Gulf Times.