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Robust digital ecosystem seen in Qatar after Covid-19 crisis

Robust digital ecosystem seen in Qatar after Covid-19 crisis

The country’s digital ecosystem is expected to witness a further expansion, particularly after the Covid-19 pandemic, a specialist of a Qatar-based online marketplace has said.

Venezuela arrests two Americans for failed 'invasion'

Venezuela arrests two Americans for failed 'invasion'

Two Americans were detained in Venezuela on Monday on suspicion of plotting to topple President Nicolas Maduro's government, which has accused US-backed opposition leader Juan Guaido of bankrolling the scheme.

Covid-19 crisis will see airline passenger revenues drop by $314bn in 2020: IATA

Covid-19 crisis will see airline passenger revenues drop by $314bn in 2020: IATA

Covid-19 crisis will see airline passenger revenues drop by $314bn in 2020, a 55% decline compared to 2019, IATA said in its latest update.

Argentinaian envoy all praise for Qatar's handling of Covid-19 crisis

Argentinaian envoy all praise for Qatar's handling of Covid-19 crisis

The situation the world is currently facing was unexpected. A deadly virus spread rapidly around the world, in over 200 countries, leading to terrible consequences wherever it reached ...

Coronavirus forebodes a mental health crisis across the US

Coronavirus forebodes a mental health crisis across the US

Mounting economic pressures and health concerns coupled with social isolation during the Covid-19 public health emergency have led to a rise in individuals seeking mental health care and self-medicating with drugs.

QC Chairman: Private sector's performance in crisis proves its successful partnership with the government in the development process

QC Chairman: Private sector's performance in crisis proves its successful partnership with the government in the development process

HE Chairman of Qatar Chamber Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim bin Mohammed Al-Thani said that Qatar Chamber, as the representative of the private sector, has undertaken a set of measures ...

Ensure crisis does not hamper autistic children, says expert

Ensure crisis does not hamper autistic children, says expert

Experts are sharing tips to ensure that autistic children get continuous care and their development is not hampered due to the Covid-19 pandemic and its impact on the education sector.

QFBA launches initiative to empower businesses in times of crisis

QFBA launches initiative to empower businesses in times of crisis

The Qatar Finance and Business Academy (QFBA) has launched an initiative called "Azm" to empower businesses in times of crisis.

Cambodia uses coronavirus crisis to arrest 17 critics: rights group

Cambodia uses coronavirus crisis to arrest 17 critics: rights group

The Cambodian government has used the coronavirus outbreak to lock up opposition activists and others expressing concern about the virus and the government's response ...

Philippine president seeks powers over firms, supplies, funds to avert crisis

Philippine president seeks powers over firms, supplies, funds to avert crisis

The Philippine Congress held a special session over the internet on Monday to debate a push by the country's strongman leader to adopt sweeping emergency powers ...

Qatar Chamber forms emergency committee amid coronavirus crisis

Qatar Chamber forms emergency committee amid coronavirus crisis

Qatar Chamber’s board of directors held a meeting on Wednesday to identify proactive measures that would contribute to the government’s efforts against the Covid-19 health crisis ...

Civic ministry officials review efforts to conserve biological diversity

Civic ministry officials review efforts to conserve biological diversity

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) participated in a discussion session with pioneers of environmental initiatives, organised by the Friends of the Environment Centre of the Ministry ...