Gulf Times - march
Grammy Awards postponed to March 14, Recording Academy says

Grammy Awards postponed to March 14, Recording Academy says

The Grammy Awards ceremony due to take place on Jan. 31 has been rescheduled to March 14 because of the coronavirus surge in Los Angeles, organizers said on Tuesday.

Diabetes hotline receives nearly 9,000 calls since launch in March

Diabetes hotline receives nearly 9,000 calls since launch in March

In response to the Covid-19 pandemic, in mid-March Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) diabetes team extended the hours of operation and scope of services for its diabetes hotline.

Qatar Airways keeps its word; refunds $1.2bn to passengers

Qatar Airways keeps its word; refunds $1.2bn to passengers

Qatar Airways has paid out in excess of $1.2bn in refunds to almost 600,000 passengers since March, demonstrating its commitment to honouring its obligations to passengers who need to change their plans ...

Thousands march in Berlin against coronavirus curbs

Thousands march in Berlin against coronavirus curbs

Thousands marched in Berlin on Saturday to protest against measures imposed in Germany to stem the coronavirus pandemic, saying they violated people's rights and freedoms.

Hong Kong police refuse permission for march to mark handover

Hong Kong police refuse permission for march to mark handover

The Hong Kong police department on Saturday denied permission for an annual march in the former British colony on July 1 to mark the anniversary of the city's 1997 return to China ...

Qatar registers QR7.59bn trade surplus in March: PSA

Qatar registers QR7.59bn trade surplus in March: PSA

Qatar's trade surplus amounted to QR7.59bn in March this year as the country's total exports were almost double the imports, according to the Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA).

Qatar banks post more than 9% jump in total assets in March: QCB

Qatar banks post more than 9% jump in total assets in March: QCB

The credit line of Qatar's commercial banks, especially for the private sector, appears to be strong, thus helping in a more than 9% year-on-year growth in their total assets in March 2020 ...

Zakat Fund gives aid worth over QR29mn in March

Zakat Fund gives aid worth over QR29mn in March

The Zakat Fund of the Ministry of Endowments and Islamic Affairs (Awqaf) has extended assistance worth QR29,225,852 to eligible families registered with it in March 2020.

47 food outlets in Doha ordered shut in March

47 food outlets in Doha ordered shut in March

Inspections of food establishments by the Health Control Section of the Municipal Control Department, Doha Municipality, in March resulted in the administrative closure of 47 such outlets for violating the relevant rules.

Qatar Chamber, UK embassy to kick-off 3rd SMEs conference in March

Qatar Chamber, UK embassy to kick-off 3rd SMEs conference in March

As part of its commitment to support the development of the small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) sector, Qatar Chamber and the British Embassy are jointly hosting the ‘3rd SMEs Conference’ ...

Qatar to continue Gaza financial aid until next March

Qatar to continue Gaza financial aid until next March

Chairman of Qatari Committee for Gaza Reconstruction, HE ambassador Mohamed Al-Emadi has announced that Qatar would continue to provide the financial grant for the sector until next March.

Peaceful Hong Kong march marred by fire outside court, police say

Peaceful Hong Kong march marred by fire outside court, police say

Hong Kong protesters set fire outside court buildings, threw petrol bombs and spray-painted graffiti on government buildings, marring what was otherwise a ‘generally peaceful’ march at the weekend ...