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Katara Traditional Dhow Festival spurs artistic expressions, talent

Katara Traditional Dhow Festival spurs artistic expressions, talent

The Katara Traditional Dhow Festival has become a melting pot of artistic talent and skills, bringing together a number of visual artists in Doha and showcasing their works in an atmosphere that reflect Qatar’s rich history and culture.

Qatar calls for stronger producer-consumer ties in natural gas market

Qatar calls for stronger producer-consumer ties in natural gas market

Qatar has called for stronger producer-consumer collaboration in the natural gas market for the global economic recovery and said natural gas will continue to be cornerstone in the low-carbon energy transition.

Qatar reaffirms just means to solve Palestinian cause

Qatar reaffirms just means to solve Palestinian cause

Ambassador Sheikha Alya affirmed that Qatar supports all the efforts aimed at solving the Palestinian issue and achieving peace in the Middle East.

 Qatar to stand by Lebanon, urges continued support

Qatar to stand by Lebanon, urges continued support

Qatar will not hesitate to stand by the brotherly Republic of Lebanon, HE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Sultan bin Saad al-Muraikhi said at an international conference in support of the Lebanese people held on Wednesday at the level of heads of states and governments.

Private sector exports exceed QR11bn in 9 months: Qatar Chamber

Private sector exports exceed QR11bn in 9 months: Qatar Chamber

Qatar’s private sector exports stood at QR11bn in the first nine months of 2020, while exports in the third quarter increased 32% to reach QR2.83bn from QR2.15bn in Q2, Qatar Chamber reported in its monthly economic newsletter for November.

The Chief of Staff meets Deputy Chief of Staff of Turkish Armed Forces

The Chief of Staff meets Deputy Chief of Staff of Turkish Armed Forces

HE the Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces Lieutenant-General (Pilot) Ghanem bin Shaheen al-Ghanem met Wednesday with The Turkish Armed Forces Deputy Chief of Staff Lieutenant General Selcuk Bayraktaroglu.

Qatar teacher runner up in FameLab

Qatar teacher runner up in FameLab

A teacher from Qatar has become runner up in FameLab International, a science communication competition, the British Council announced on Sunday.

Mexico keen to enhance cultural ties with Qatar

Mexico keen to enhance cultural ties with Qatar

The Mexican embassy in Doha is keen to further strengthen bilateral relations with Qatar in the area of culture and arts as it considers organising online activities amid the coronavirus pandemic, ambassador Graciela Gomez Garcia has said.

QF partner Texas A&M at Qatar presents 47 students with Aggie Rings

QF partner Texas A&M at Qatar presents 47 students with Aggie Rings

Texas A&M University at Qatar (Tamuq) recently presented 47 students with their Aggie Rings during a lively socially distanced, drive-in ceremony in Education City.

Thundershowers with strong winds expected on Monday

Thundershowers with strong winds expected on Monday

Chances of scattered, intermittent rain will continue in the country until the middle of this week, the Qatar Met department has said.

Collective efforts needed to face challenges: Qatar

Collective efforts needed to face challenges: Qatar

Qatar participated in the 47th session of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Organisation of Islamic Co-operation (OIC) held in Niger's capital Niamey.

Business executive forecasts ‘optimism’ for Qatar in 2021

Business executive forecasts ‘optimism’ for Qatar in 2021

Having achieved a “very rapid” recovery process during the pandemic, complemented by reports of Covid-19 vaccines arriving in the country, Qatar is expected to have a “prosperous economy” in 2021, according to a top business executive.