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Qatar Museums, Ashghal in open call to mark third anniversary of blockade

Qatar Museums, Ashghal in open call to mark third anniversary of blockade

Qatar Museums (QM) and the Public Works Authority (Ashghal) have launched an open call inviting the community of Qatar to submit images and videos to commemorate the 3rd anniversary of the blockade.

Qatar self-reliance to counter blockade helping in battle against coronavirus

Qatar self-reliance to counter blockade helping in battle against coronavirus

The unjust blockade on Qatar, imposed nearly three years ago, helped boost the country’s efforts to become sustainable and well-prepared to fight another crisis – the novel coronavirus ...

Food security lessons from blockade helped Qatar ease Covid-19 crisis: Minister

Food security lessons from blockade helped Qatar ease Covid-19 crisis: Minister

Lessons learnt from the blockade in terms of food security have led to the development of a number of strategies in this area, and this resulted in Qatar being one of the least-affected countries when the Covid-19 crisis began.

Qatar calls for end to unjust siege

Qatar calls for end to unjust siege

Qatar has renewed the call to end the unjust and unlawful siege imposed on it, stressing that the blockading countries based their action on false charges to undermine Qatar and its sovereignty.

1,000 days of blockade have made Qatar more powerful: Al-Mahmoud

1,000 days of blockade have made Qatar more powerful: Al-Mahmoud

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid al-Mahmoud.

Al-Marri calls on GCC chief to deal with blockade's humanitarian crisis

Al-Marri calls on GCC chief to deal with blockade's humanitarian crisis

HE the Chairman of the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC), Dr Ali bin Smaikh al-Marri, has called on the GCC secretary-general, during a meeting with members of the US Congress ...

Positive impact of Qatar’s response on blockade

Positive impact of Qatar’s response on blockade

Qatar has responded extremely well to the challenges that came out of the Gulf dispute, which positively impacted the country overall, particularly its economy, British ambassador Ajay Sharma has said.

'Our economy is stronger today than it was before the blockade'

'Our economy is stronger today than it was before the blockade'

HE the Governor of Qatar Central Bank (QCB) Sheikh Abdullah bin Saoud al-Thani said that the celebration of Qatar's National Day, which falls on December 18 each year ...

Protesters blockade universities, business district as chaos grips Hong Kong

Protesters blockade universities, business district as chaos grips Hong Kong

Hong Kong anti-government protesters paralysed parts of the Asian financial hub for a third day on Wednesday, with some transport links, schools and many businesses closing ...

Qatar reiterates call for unconditional dialogue with blockade countries to resolve fabricated crisis

Qatar reiterates call for unconditional dialogue with blockade countries to resolve fabricated crisis

The State of Qatar renewed the call for unconditional dialogue with the blockade countries to resolve the fabricated crisis, stressing the failure of these countries to provide any evidence of their claims.

Qatar’s foreign exchange reserves 'return close to pre-blockade level': QCB Governor

Qatar’s foreign exchange reserves 'return close to pre-blockade level': QCB Governor

Qatar’s official foreign exchange reserves have “returned close to the pre-blockade level” while the overall liquidity in the financial sector has stabilised ...

Blockade's effect on Qatari Haj pilgrims highlighted

Blockade's effect on Qatari Haj pilgrims highlighted

Doha International Centre for Interfaith Dialogue (DICID) held a round-table discussion on the repercussions of the blockade crisis and the prevention of Qatari citizens and residents from Haj and Umrah.