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  • Qatar stronger despite blockade
  • Qatar stronger despite blockade

    • 12 hours   ago
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    On May 24, 2017, the Qatar News Agency was hacked and a fake statement purported to belong to his Highness the Emir of the State of Qatar Sheikh Tamin Bin Hamad Al-Thani was broadcasted. This, as would be proved later, was the start of a

  • Children have time of their lives at Qatar Summer Festival celebrations
  • Children have time of their lives at Qatar Summer

    • 15 hours   ago
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    Looks like with the start of the Qatar Summer Festival children are having a really nice time. It was just on Sunday that children were seen enjoying a performance at Dar Al Salam Mall in Doha as part of the Qatar Summer Festival, which runs

  • Thousands from Asian community take part in MoI's Eid ul-Fitr festivities
  • Thousands from Asian community take part in MoI's

    • 16 hours   ago
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    Thousands of members of the Asian communities were attracted by the Ministry of Interior’s (MoI) festive events organised in line with the Eid ul-Fitr celebrations.
    The event reflected Qatar’s keen interest in the

  • Qatar to open shelter, human welfare centre to aid human trafficking victims
  • Qatar to open shelter, human welfare centre to

    • 16 hours   ago
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    Qatar is all set to open shelter and human welfare centre in a bid to provide necessary assistance and protection to victims of human trafficking as well as to help them rehabilitate and integrate into the society. 

  • A woman in the time of the blockade; the first Qatari film screened in the country
  • A woman in the time of the blockade; the first

    • 18 hours   ago
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    The feature film "A woman in the time of the blockade", currently displayed in the Qatari theaters, shows the moral aspect of the Qatari people in handling the siege, as it addresses the crisis from a humanitarian point of view.

  • Turkey, Iran Help Qatar Thrive, One Year Into Blockade
  • Turkey, Iran Help Qatar Thrive, One Year Into

    • 2 days   ago
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    With the highest per-capita income in the world, the tiny country weathers the severance of ties with key Arab nations
    It’s been a year since three of Qatar’s neighbors plus Egypt severed ties with the Gulf state,

  • Qatar Airways launches summer service to Málaga, Spain
  • Qatar Airways launches summer service to Málaga,

    • 2 days   ago
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    The first Qatar Airways direct non-stop flight from Doha to Málaga has touched down at Málaga-Costa del Sol Airport, where it was welcomed by a celebratory water cannon salute.
    The flight was greeted by Qatar Ai

  • Qatar Airways touches down in Antalya, Turkey
  • Qatar Airways touches down in Antalya, Turkey

    • 2 days   ago
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    Qatar Airways’ first direct non-stop commercial flight to Antalya touched down at Antalya Airport earlier, inaugurating the award-winning airline’s newest Turkish destination.
    The flight marks Qatar Airways’

  • Qatar's miracle
  • Qatar's miracle

    • 3 days   ago
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    The Gulf state of Qatar has just completed its first year of an all-out land, sea and air blockade that was aimed at cowering down the tiny nation of fewer than 300,000 people.
     

  • UN's highest court to hear Qatar case over UAE 'rights violations'
  • UN's highest court to hear Qatar case over UAE

    • 3 days   ago
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    The UN's highest court will hold public hearings this month in an urgent case between Qatar and the United Arab Emirates, over "human rights violations and "discrimination".
    Doha's lawyers will lay out

  • Next step: Economic growth at a respectful rate
  • Next step: Economic growth at a respectful rate

    • 4 days   ago
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    It is certainly good news and most comforting that Qatar has also decided to extend aid and support to Jordan at this critical time.
    During His Majesty King Abdullah's meeting with Qatari Deputy Prime Minister Mohammad Al

  • Eid 2018 Holiday in Qatar: Banks to be Closed on This Date; Details Inside
  • Eid 2018 Holiday in Qatar: Banks to be Closed on

    • 4 days   ago
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    Ramzan will end their month-long fast with the sighting of the crescent moon and begin the celebrations of Eid-ul-Fitr.
    The Emiri Diwan had earlier officially declared that Eid holidays for ministries, other government instit

  • Construction of training sites for FIFA World Cup 2022 is on track: SC
  • Construction of training sites for FIFA World Cup

    • 4 days   ago
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    Training sites being constructed for the 2022 FIFA World Cup are on track to be completed by the end of 2019, announced the Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy (SC).
    As a matter of fact, SC is monitoring the development

  • MoI announces working hours of departments during Eid al-Fitr holidays
  • MoI announces working hours of departments during

    • 4 days   ago
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    With the start of Eid al-fitr holidays in Qatar, the Ministry of Interior’s service-oriented departments such as General Directorate of Passports, General Directorate of Traffic, Criminal Evidence and Information Department, and Nationality