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The contract comes shortly after Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri wont a bid to supply the Qatari navy with seven new vessels.  (Gadget Style)
June 30, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
The company will be supplying the Qatar Emiri Naval Forces with Exocet MM40 Block 3 anti-ship missiles, as well as Aster 30 Block 1 and VL MICA air defense missile.
Tower Bridge with the Qatari-owned Shard in London's financial district. (Wikimedia Commons)
June 30, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
The outgoing British Prime Minister said that Qatar was well-placed to respond to current economic challenges, and reiterated his desire to boost annual bilateral trade beyond $6.7 billion.
Al Rayyan Stadium
June 30, 2016 - 04:03 GMT
"At the World Stadium Congress held in Doha last month, over 300 global experts in the fields of stadium operation, architecture, contracts, etc., gathered to discuss the future of sports. Al Rayyan Stadium also won an award at the event."
The output of Al-Shaheen oilfield over the last 22 years hit 1.6 billion barrels at a daily rate of 300,000 barrels which represent nearly 40 percent of Qatar's total oil output. (File photo)
June 28, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
The French oil giant has won the bid to develop the Qatari oil field, and will own 30 percent of the joint venture with QP.
Femi Ogunode
June 28, 2016 - 12:01 GMT
With less than 40 days to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, Qatar’s talented Athletics track team are in the final stages of their intense training for Olympic glory.
The world's top liquefied natural gas exporter is one of the richest countries per capita but it faces a $12.8 billion budget deficit this year because of the continued lower oil and gas prices. (File photo)
June 28, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Qatar's foreign trade surplus dived 50 percent to $2.05 billion over lst year, due to the drop in energy prices.
Adel Hussain Abdulla (Photo: eurosport)
June 27, 2016 - 15:09 GMT
Nissan Middle East and Saleh Al Hamad Al Mana Co., its exclusive dealer in Qatar, extended their commitment and support to Qatari rally drive Adel Hussain...
Hakan Erseker, the first Qatari boxer to qualify for the Olympics (Photo: Gulf Times)
June 26, 2016 - 15:40 GMT
Hakan Erseker made history yesterday by becoming the first Qatari boxer to qualify for the Olympics at the AIBA World Olympic qualification event that concluded in Baku, Azerbaijan, yesterday.
Sukuk issuance has been growing in Turkey and Qatar. (File photo)
June 26, 2016 - 07:30 GMT
Turkish Islamic banks’ market share are expected to double to more than 10 percent by year-end 2025, while as recent government initiatives in Qatar have led to significant growth of Islamic banking.
Residents in Beledweyne, Somalia, walk through the flood waters. (Twitter)
June 23, 2016 - 17:00 GMT
The Turkish Red Crescent and Qatar Charity are teaming up on a $2.75 million USD project to aid Beledweyne, Somalia.
Musaeb Abdulrahman Balla
June 22, 2016 - 16:04 GMT
Spanish police said they had arrested a Qatari athlete Tuesday as part of an ongoing investigation into drug trafficking that has already seen one of the world’s top coaches taken into custody.
Obeid Jumaa (Photo: Qatar News Agency)
June 22, 2016 - 05:17 GMT
Former Qatar international Obeid Jumaa believes that tournaments such as the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC)-sponsored Al Rayyan Futsal Championship will help enhance the football skills of Qatari children.
Qatar has already invested significantly in advanced drone technology to help secure homeland and valuable energy resources. (YouTube)
June 20, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Qatar Armed Forces’ Reconnaissance and Surveillance Centre and Texas A&M University at Qatar have partnered to research drone technology to boost homeland security .
Milaha said it expects the deal to be completed in Q4 2016. (File photo)
June 20, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Milaha seeks the acquisition of the 50 percent stake currently owned by Qatar Petroleum, in a deal expected to be worth up to $180 million.
Mohammed Morsi, pictured 8 May 2014. (AFP/File)
June 20, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
The Qatari Foreign Ministry expressed its dismay and outright rejection of Cairo Criminal Court's bringing Qatar into the verdict issued against ousted president Mohamed Morsi.
Fincantieri's Laksamana Class Missile Corvette, belonging to the Malaysian Navy. (Naval Technology)
June 19, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
The Italian shipbuilder will provide seven surface vessels and support for 15 years after delivery in 2018.