Gulf Times - QATAR
Qatar wants to invest extra 10bn euros in Germany: FM

Qatar wants to invest extra 10bn euros in Germany: FM

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani said that Qatar would like to invest an additional 10bn euros in Germany over the next five years, noting that it will become the largest Arab investor in Germany with a total investment of 35bn

PM meets outgoing Malaysian envoy

PM meets outgoing Malaysian envoy

HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani met Tuesday with the outgoing Malaysian ambassador to Qatar Ahmed Fadhel bin Shamseddin.

Ministry launches second phase of media plan for public hygiene law

Ministry launches second phase of media plan for public hygiene law

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) launched on Tuesday the second phase of the media plan for the public hygiene Law No 18 of 2017.

PPP to boost private sector contribution to GDP, says Chamber official

PPP to boost private sector contribution to GDP, says Chamber official

Opening wider opportunities to participate in government-led projects will lead to an increase in the private sector’s contribution to Qatar’s GDP, a senior official of Qatar Chamber has said.

QIB chosen for 'Best Retail Mobile Banking Experience in Qatar' award

QIB chosen for 'Best Retail Mobile Banking Experience in Qatar' award

QIB was recently awarded the “Best Retail Mobile Banking Experience” in Qatar by The Asset magazine, a leading financial publication in the Asia Pacific.

National initiative to promote local sheep meat production announced

National initiative to promote local sheep meat production announced

The Ministry of Commerce and Industry, and the Ministry of Municipality and Environment have launched a joint national initiative to promote local production of sheep meat and to subsidize the prices.

Speaker meets Deputy FM of Venezuela

Speaker meets Deputy FM of Venezuela

HE the Speaker of the Advisory Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid al-Mahmoud met with Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs for Asia, the Middle East and Oceania of Venezuela Ruben Dario Molina, who is visiting Qatar.

120,000 outpatients visit Communicable Disease Centre last year

120,000 outpatients visit Communicable Disease Centre last year

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Communicable Disease Centre (CDC) delivered care at more than 120,000 outpatient visits in 2018, it was announced on Monday.

Advisory Council approves draft law

Advisory Council approves draft law

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

Qatar open for dialogue to resolve Gulf crisis: FM

Qatar open for dialogue to resolve Gulf crisis: FM

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani has stressed that Qatar is open for dialogue to resolve the Gulf crisis

Nakilat, McDermott to establish a 60:40 joint venture

Nakilat, McDermott to establish a 60:40 joint venture

Nakilat and McDermott are establishing a 60:40 joint-venture (JV) company that provides offshore and onshore fabrication services in Qatar.

Qatar in new initiative to tap markets worth $2.1tn

Qatar in new initiative to tap markets worth $2.1tn

Qatar has embarked on a New Emerging Belt Initiative (NEBI) – a new economic corridor focusing Kuwait, Oman, India, Pakistan and Turkey with a combined economy of more than $2.1tn, as part of strategy to forge new alliances and connect businesses, while Iraq is expected to be included in the future.