02 Dec 2016

Inspite of serious tensions between India and Pakistan on Line of Control on the disputed Kashmir area under Indian control, Pakistan has decided to send it’s delegation to India to participate in Heart of Asia Conference on Afghanistan. The conference is scheduled for 3-4 December at Amritsar, Indian … Read More

Doha
2 December 2016

The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) has hosted a meeting where a select group of summit delegates discussed strategies to improve the care and monitoring of those suffering from dementia. Officials from the World Health Organization (WHO) provided secretariat support to the meeting, which was held in … Read More

02 December 2016
New Delhi

English Daily The Indian Express reports this morning that Mamata Banerjee said, “Army was today deployed at two toll plazas on National Highway 2 in West Bengal without informing state government. It is unprecedented and serious matter.”

Army has now been retreated from toll plaza near the … Read More

Doha
December 1, 2016

Seventeen films ‘Made in Qatar’ by youths in Qatar being presented by Doha Film Institute during 4th Ajyal Youth Film Festival makes history in Qatar. Some of these films have expanded their wings to Dubai International Film Festival to be held next week.

Hend Fakhroo, a Qatari writer and … Read More

Supreme Committee For Delivery & Legacy
Qatar
By Matthias Krug, 01 December 2016

Six years after Qatar was awarded the rights to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup™, Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) Secretary General HE Hassan Al Thawadi is dynamically leading preparations for a country in full swing towards … Read More

Doha
01 December 2016
QNA

Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al-Thani, Prime Minister and Minister of Interior of Qatar met today with heads of Federations of Chamber of Commerce of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), on the occasion of convening their 49th meeting in Doha.

Prime Minister wished the heads of the GCC … Read More

1 December 2016
Dubai,UAE

Emirates today launched the world’s shortest scheduled A380 service, flying a distance of 379 kilometres with a total travel time of 1 hour and 20 minutes from Dubai to Doha, and 1 hour 10 minutes on the return journey.

The A380 flight touched down this morning at … Read More

Doha
30 November 2016

The importance of collaborating to find cross-border solutions to global healthcare issues took centre stage at the second day of the World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) today at the Qatar National Convention Centre (QNCC).

Renowned economist Larry Summers, former US Secretary of the Treasury, used his keynote … Read More

Doha
30 November 2016

Qatar Development Bank (QDB) in collaboration with Qatar Chamber of Commerce, honoured 50 top local small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) at the awarding ceremony of SME Excellence List 2016. The initiative was designed to provide a valuable platform for exceptional local SMEs, as it showcased their achievements in … Read More

Doha
29 Nov 2016

Qatar Museums in collaboration with the Musée national Picasso and the Fondation Giacometti, will present the first exhibition dedicated to the work of two of the most important artists of the twentieth century, Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) and Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966), at the Fire Station – Artist in … Read More

Doha
29 November 2016 (QNA)

Fourth Ajyal Youth Film Festival, presented by the Doha Film Institute kicks off on Wednesday with the opening night red carpet of the inspiring Kazakh film, The Eagle Huntress (Mongolia, UK, USA/ 2016), a heartwarming celebration of the passion of a determined young woman, the special bond … Read More

Doha
29 November 2016

Education City recently played host to the National Reading Campaign’s ‘Characters’ Village’, with over 12,500 visitors enjoying a range of ‘edutainment’ activities inspired by the campaign’s six iconic storybook characters.

For five days, Qatar Foundation’s Ceremonial Court and Green Spine were transformed into mini worlds of fantasy and fun, … Read More