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Women sport leaders discuss challenges

Women sport leaders discuss challenges

Women can still make a mark in a male-dominated industry such as sport, a number of successful female sport experts have said.

Gender equality, women in governance to improve global sustainability

Gender equality, women in governance to improve global sustainability

Gender equality is not only a fundamental human right, but a necessary foundation for a peaceful and sustainable world, Doha Bank CEO Dr R Seetharaman has said during ‘Graduation Day’ ...

Barty ends Australia's 46-year wait for French Open title

Barty ends Australia's 46-year wait for French Open title

Ashleigh Barty ended Australia's 46-year wait for a French Open singles title on Saturday by thrashing nervous Czech teenager Marketa Vondrousova in a one-sided women's final.

'About 67% of Qatar's higher education graduates are women'

'About 67% of Qatar's higher education graduates are women'

About 67% of Qatar's higher education graduates are women, said HE the Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Lolwah Alkhater.

Crucial role of women in nation building underlined

Crucial role of women in nation building underlined

The growing number of Qatari women who take leadership positions in public and private sectors in the country underlines the crucial role of women in nation building, a graduate of Qatar Leadership Centre ...

G7 urges greater role for women in peace processes

G7 urges greater role for women in peace processes

Foreign ministers from the world's seven most developed nations on Saturday urged a greater role for women in solving conflicts, saying that peace settlements with female involvement were more likely to endure.

Qatar spares no effort to empower women

Qatar spares no effort to empower women

HE the Director of the Human Rights Department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ambassador Faisal bin Abdullah al-Henzab has reaffirmed Qatar's keenness on empowering women ...

Artists explore women’s contributions to Islamic Art at QNL

Artists explore women’s contributions to Islamic Art at QNL

World-renowned artists delivered a series of talks at Qatar National Library ( QNL), tracing women’s contributions to enriching Islamic art throughout the past centuries.

Two young Qatari women launch a unique café at Katara beach

Two young Qatari women launch a unique café at Katara beach

Two young Qatari women, freshly graduated from the university, has launched their own business with a new creative perspective, supplying the local market ...

Ooredoo Myanmar supports women's empowerment

Ooredoo Myanmar supports women's empowerment

In celebration of International Women’s Day, Ooredoo is the main sponsor of this year’s ‘Tech Age Girls’ programme in Myanmar by providing digital devices and Internet connectivity ...

Sweden beat mighty Norway for women's relay world title

Sweden beat mighty Norway for women's relay world title

Stina Nilsson survived a desperate assault from Norway's Therese Johaug to give Sweden a first ever world title in the women's 4x5-kilometres cross country relay on Thursday.

Austria plans tougher sentences for crimes against women

Austria plans tougher sentences for crimes against women

Austria's right-wing government announced on Wednesday tougher sentences for violent crimes, particularly against female victims, while pointing to a recent spate of cases in which foreigners are suspected ...