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Qatar participates in meeting on supporting 'Syrian resilience'

Qatar participates in meeting on supporting 'Syrian resilience'

Qatar participated in the "Supporting Syrian Resilience: From Life-Saving to Life-Sustaining" meeting, which was organized by the Middle East and North Africa Division at the UK Dept for International Development.

Qatar to host pan-Arab tournament in Dec 2021

Qatar to host pan-Arab tournament in Dec 2021

A pan-Arab tournament will be played in Qatar in late 2021, with the competition acting as a crucial preparatory event for the FIFA World Cup 2022, that kicks off on November 21, 2022.

1060 new cases of coronavirus in Qatar, 1461 recoveries and  two deaths

1060 new cases of coronavirus in Qatar, 1461 recoveries and two deaths

The Ministry of Public Health reported on Thursday 1,060 new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19), as many as 1,461 new recoveries and two deaths in the last 24 hours ...

Fitch affirms Qatar at 'AA-'; Outlook 'stable'

Fitch affirms Qatar at 'AA-'; Outlook 'stable'

Qatar's 'AA-' ratings, Fitch said, “reflect a strong sovereign net foreign asset position, one of the world's highest ratios of GDP per capita and a flexible public finance structure allowing for favourable debt dynamics and a robust response to “limit the fiscal impact” of the coronavirus pandemic.

Qatar past the peak but rise in Covid cases among nationals, expatriate professionals

Qatar past the peak but rise in Covid cases among nationals, expatriate professionals

The country is past the peak of Covid-19 transmission but there has been an increase in positive cases among Qatari nationals as well as expatriate professionals.

QF Partner GU-Q alumnus leads Qatar’s WTO claim win against piracy

QF Partner GU-Q alumnus leads Qatar’s WTO claim win against piracy

In a message to Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) students, Saleh Abdullah al-Mana, the director of the Office of the State of Qatar to the World Trade Organisation (WTO) and a 2013 GU-Q graduate ...

Dominic Genetti appointed president and GM of ExxonMobil Qatar

Dominic Genetti appointed president and GM of ExxonMobil Qatar

ExxonMobil Qatar has announced the appointment of Dominic Genetti as president and general manager for the company, effective July 1, 2020.

Qatar ‘better placed’ to accommodate rising deficits amid rising regional vulnerabilities: IMF

Qatar ‘better placed’ to accommodate rising deficits amid rising regional vulnerabilities: IMF

Qatar is among the MENA countries "better placed" to accommodate rising deficits, although "vulnerabilities" are on the rise in the region due to lower growth and the sharp decline in oil prices, IMF has said in a report.

Group of WCM-Q students complete Qatar’s first university elective on infectious disease outbreak

Group of WCM-Q students complete Qatar’s first university elective on infectious disease outbreak

A total of seven Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) third-year medical students recently completed Qatar’s first university elective, called Infectious Disease Outbreak: A Public Health Response.

Policy space for Qatar to continue pursuing targeted policies, liquidity support to hard-hit sectors: IMF

Policy space for Qatar to continue pursuing targeted policies, liquidity support to hard-hit sectors: IMF

Qatar is among Mena (Middle East and North Africa) countries, where policy space is available to continue pursuing a mix of timely and targeted policies and liquidity support to hard-hit sectors ...

New trade opportunities, growth expected in Qatar-Indonesia ties

New trade opportunities, growth expected in Qatar-Indonesia ties

Amid the challenges related to the Covid-19 pandemic global economies are currently facing, new opportunities and growth for Qatar-Indonesia trade relations are to be expected “in the coming period,” ...

Meeza launches 4th data centre to support Qatar’s digital transformation

Meeza launches 4th data centre to support Qatar’s digital transformation

Meeza announced on Sunday the launch of its fourth state-of-the-art data centre in Doha as the latest addition to its nationwide plans to support Qatar’s digital transformation and smart future.