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Al-Raya hails World Parliaments' confidence in Qatar

Al-Raya hails World Parliaments' confidence in Qatar

Qatari newspaper, Al-Raya, hailed choosing Qatar as an observer member of the Latin American and Caribbean Parliament, saying that this is a confirmation of its diplomatic success ...

Strong winds likely Monday

Strong winds likely Monday

Strong winds are expected in parts of the country during the day along with “very hot” conditions, the Qatar Met department has said in its forecast for Monday.

Qatar shake up Copa with thrilling comeback against Paraguay

Qatar shake up Copa with thrilling comeback against Paraguay

Qatar fought their way back from two goals down to draw 2-2 with Paraguay in their first ever Copa America game on Sunday at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Minister of Culture meets Polish envoy

Minister of Culture meets Polish envoy

HE the Minister of Culture and Sports Salah bin Ghanem bin Nasser al-Ali met Poland's ambassador to Qatar Janusz Janke on Sunday.

PM meets Chinese ambassador

PM meets Chinese ambassador

HE the Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani met on Sunday with the outgoing Chinese ambassador to Qatar Li Chen.

Qatar wins CIHT award for road safety management

Qatar wins CIHT award for road safety management

Qatar, represented by the National Committee for Traffic Safety (NCTS), has made a major international achievement in the field of traffic safety

Fewer building permits issued during Ramadan

Fewer building permits issued during Ramadan

Qatar witnessed a sharp 11% year-on-year decline in the number of building permits issued in May, according to official statistics.

Qatar’s infra work ‘smart and sustainable’: envoy

Qatar’s infra work ‘smart and sustainable’: envoy

The “extraordinary” infrastructure changes that Qatar is undergoing for the 2022 FIFA World Cup show that decision makers and clients “are paying more attention to smart and sustainable solutions”

Qatar-France bilateral ties discussed

Qatar-France bilateral ties discussed

Secretary General of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Maurice Gourdault-Montagne met Qatar's ambassador to France, Sheikh Ali bin Jassim al-Thani, in Paris Sunday.

Ministry holds workshop on marketing for farms

Ministry holds workshop on marketing for farms

A three-day training workshop on strategies and marketing channels for small and medium farms organised by the Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) in co-operation with the Arab Organisation for Agricultural Development (AOAD) kicked off here on Sunday.

Qatar participates in ESCWA Executive Committee meeting

Qatar participates in ESCWA Executive Committee meeting

Qatar participated in the 6th meeting of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) Executive Committee, at the level of senior officials

Met warns of windy conditions next week

Met warns of windy conditions next week

The northwesterly winds are expected to return, affecting the country from Monday morning until the weekend, the Qatar Met department has said.