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QU attends global undergraduate research conference in Germany

QU attends global undergraduate research conference in Germany

Qatar University (QU) participated in the Second World Conference on Undergraduate Research in Germany (World CUR 2019) with eight students from different colleges.

Sweden's Thunberg demands climate action on day of global school strikes

Sweden's Thunberg demands climate action on day of global school strikes

Swedish teenage activist Greta Thunberg urged European politicians on Friday to focus on a climate crisis instead of ‘bickering’, as students walked out of classrooms around the world to back her demands ...

Qatar calls for global plan of action on patient safety

Qatar calls for global plan of action on patient safety

Access to safe and high quality healthcare is a human right in accordance with international humanitarian law, HE the Minister of Public Health, Dr Hanan Mohamed al-Kuwari, said ...

Bedaya opens registrations for ‘Get in the Ring’ global competition

Bedaya opens registrations for ‘Get in the Ring’ global competition

The Bedaya Centre for Entrepreneurship and Career Development (Bedaya Centre), a joint initiative by Qatar Development Bank and Silatech, has announced opening of registration for the local version ...

Global community must prioritise accountability: UN rights chief

Global community must prioritise accountability: UN rights chief

United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet has said the vast and diverse experiences discussed ...

Global GDP growth is slowing but serious crisis remains unlikely: QNB

Global GDP growth is slowing but serious crisis remains unlikely: QNB

Citing the latest World Economic Outlook (WEO), QNB said in its weekly analysis that the International Monetary Fund (IMF) forecasts a temporary slowing in the growth rate of global economic activity ...

Ooredoo Qatar among top global telecom operators in Business Continuity Management

Ooredoo Qatar among top global telecom operators in Business Continuity Management

Ooredoo Qatar has become one of the top telecom operators globally to be certified with the prestigious Business Continuity Standard (ISO22301:2012) by Bureau Veritas, a global leader in third party certification services.

$2tn global Islamic finance market is a key focus area: QFC

$2tn global Islamic finance market is a key focus area: QFC

The Qatar Financial Center (QFC) aims to serve the $2tn global Islamic finance market through three core geographies as Shariah-principled finance will progressively evolve ...

Qatar is among global leaders in digitalisation initiatives, says expert

Qatar is among global leaders in digitalisation initiatives, says expert

Qatar’s investments in digital infrastructure and similar programmes have made it a forerunner in global digitalisation initiatives, an industry expert said during the ‘HSBC Digital Innovation Summit’ ...

Spot deals make up more of global LNG market as sellers get flexible

Spot deals make up more of global LNG market as sellers get flexible

Spot trades and other short-term deals are making up more of the transactions in the global liquefied natural gas (LNG) market as producers in the US and Russia offer more flexible volumes and traders ...

Top global architects attend #Qatar Creates talks programme

Top global architects attend #Qatar Creates talks programme

A panel discussion on 'Museums of Modern Art: Current Trends, East & West' was held on Tuesday as part of the events of #Qatar Creates talks programme.

Swedish student Greta's climate 'school strike' goes global

Swedish student Greta's climate 'school strike' goes global

Students around the world are expected to skip school on March 15 in order to demonstrate against climate change, taking their cue from Swedish schoolgirl Greta Thunberg ...