Seoul, 16 Nov 2019 (Yonhap News)

A group of South Korean activists staged a rally Saturday to protest against the United States’ reported call for Seoul to sharply increase its share of the cost to maintain U.S. troops here.

The rally, organized and attended by some 50 civic groups, including the Korean … Read More

Ankara, 16 Nov 2019 (Anadolu News)

The U.S. Congress has held a second hearing on the situation in Indian-administered Jammu and Kashmir with testimony from at least seven witnesses, including the U.S. commissioner on international religious freedom.

The livestreamed hearing Thursday was hosted by the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission, a body … Read More

Lahore, 16 Nov 2019 (Daily Dawn)

The Lahore High Court on Saturday allowed former premier Nawaz Sharif to travel abroad for four weeks for medical treatment, saying the duration could be extended based on medical reports.

In a blow to the government, which had placed a condition of indemnity bonds for Nawaz’s … Read More

Beijing, 06 Nov. 2019 (Xinhua)

Chinese President Xi Jinping Wednesday held talks with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.

“We have made mutual visits to our respective countries on the 55th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations and lifted China-France ties to a … Read More

Doha, 26 Oct. 2019

The Ministry of Transport and Communications (MoTC) of Qatar unveiled on Saturday Innovation Theatre for the upcoming Qatar IT Conference and Exhibition (QITCOM 2019). The Innovation Theatre will witness the best startup presentations, keynote speakers, and discussions about the latest smart solutions driving global digitization.

QITCOM theme of … Read More

Doha, 25 Oct. 2019

Senior officials of Qatari-Turkish Higher Strategic Committee held a meeting here on Thursday presided by Dr. Ahmed bin Hassan Al Hammadi, Secretary General, Ministry of Foreign Affairs  of Qatar.

At the outset of the meeting, Dr AlHammadi commended Turkey’s successful organization of 4th session of the Qatari-Turkish Higher … Read More

Doha, 25 Oct 2019

United Development Company (UDC), a leading Qatari public shareholding company and the master developer of The Pearl-Qatar and Gewan Islands announced its financial results for the nine-month period ended 30 September 2019, reporting net profit of QR 343 million over revenues of QR 1.3 billion. The net … Read More

Doha, 20 Oct. 2019

Cities around the world are increasingly transforming into ‘Smart Cities’ as rapid urbanization is exerting growing pressure on the traditional infrastructures. Smart Cities initiative, which integrate digital technology to optimize the efficiency of cities’ operations and services, are now the global trend due to the several economic … Read More

Jakarta, 20 Oct. 2019 (AlJazeera News)
When Joko Widodo was sworn in as Indonesia’s president five years ago, tens of thousands of people came out to cheer him in the streets of the capital, Jakarta, in a joyful celebration of the Southeast Asian nation’s democracy.
But when Widodo, a … Read More

Washington, 19 Oct 2019 (Anadolu News)

Amid Turkey’s imminent peace operation into northern Syria, Ankara is urging the international community to assist its efforts to stabilize the conflict-hit region.

In an op-ed in The Washington Post, Turkish Communications Director Fahrettin Altun said the U.S. has borne the brunt of the anti-Daesh campaign … Read More

Doha, 19 Oct. 2019

16th edition of Heya Arabian Fashion Exhibition, a showcase of abayas and traditional Arabian attire will showcase over 250 brands,  around 20 fashion shows, seminars and designer workshops. The exhibition will be held at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Center (DECC) between 25-29 October 2019. The event … Read More

Washington, 19 Oct. 2019

Sheikh Abdullah bin Saud Al-Thani, Governor Qatar Central Bank has reviewed the latest developments in the financial sector in the country, as well as ways and means by which the State of Qatar will be able to attract specialized American financial technology companies to come to Qatar … Read More