September 5, 2013
Qatar ranked 13th on the global list of the 2013-14 Global Competitiveness Report’s index and the first in the Middle East region.
August 29, 2013
Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has said his country and Qatar have agreed to build a “partnership for stability and prosperity” and the three agreements signed during his current visit to Doha will further enhance the already strong bilateral relationship.
August 28, 2013
Qatar Airways officially launched the start of its three-year partnership with FC Barcelona (FCB) at an event held on Tuesday at the club’s Camp Nou stadium.
Addressing the media, Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al-Baker, said: "The joining of FCB and Qatar Airways is truly history in the making. It is the first time we enter into such a landmark, significant sports partnership."
August 22, 2013
Spanish legend Raul Gonzalez will lead his Al Sadd Sports Club in a glamour friendly against Real Madrid to contest the 35th edition of the Santiago Bernabeu Trophy in Madrid on Thursday.
August 20, 2013
This is the first time that the government’s annual spending undershot its budget plan since 1990 – a sign of the difficulties which Qatar is having in pushing forward huge and complex infrastructure projects.
August 18, 2013
"The riyal's (QAR) peg to the dollar is the cornerstone of the country's monetary policy," The Peninsula newspaper reports the Qatar Central Bank (QCB) as stating.
August 12, 2013
LVMH Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy, the French luxury goods conglomerate part owned by Qatar, has expanded its hospitality division.
July 30, 2013
A former Premier League footballer has died a day after playing a match for a Qatari club, according to his team.
July 29, 2013
Qatar Tourism Authority announced that the tourism sector has realized a strong growth during the second quarter of this year compared to the corresponding period of the previous year.
July 25, 2013
Qatari stocks gained 0.2% to 9,672 points to hit a fresh 58-month high yesterday.
Prominent Egyptian cleric Sheikh Yusuf al-Qaradawi’s Sunni organization told Egyptians not to respond to Gen. Abdel Fattah al-Sisi’s call for pro-military demonstrations, reported AFP.
July 24, 2013
A Qatar foreign ministry official says continued detention of deposed President Morsi detrimental to Egypt's stability.
July 23, 2013
A state-owned Qatari entity has held initial talks with German utility RWE about buying its DEA oil and gas exploration and production unit.
July 22, 2013
The 31-year-old insists there is no truth to the rumours that he is on his way out of the Parc des Princes and is excited to begin his partnership with Edinson Cavani