August 6, 2001
Qatar’s Foreign Minister Sheikh Hamad bin Jassem Al Thani received on Sunday a written message from his Pakistani counterpart dealing with boosting re
Qatar Shipping Co. (Q Ship) is expanding its fleet to meet the country’s energy transport needs, its general manager said on Sunday.
The Qatar Shipping Co. has announced it is expanding its fleet to meet the country’s growing energy transport needs. Q Ship has made a profit of $18.7 million in the first half of 2001, attributed to
August 5, 2001
The state-run UAE Offsets Group (UOG) said Saturday that it had shortlisted five oil majors to replace the US firm Enron for a stake in a multi-billio
State-run UAE Offsets Group (UOG) said Saturday, August 4, it has shortlisted five oil majors to replace the US firm Enron for a stake in a multi-billion-dollar project to deliver Qatari gas to the Em
August 2, 2001
Qatar’s telecom company, Q-TEL, has introduced “user-friendly” customer bills, which the firm says will be more comprehensive and clear.
Qatar’s Health Ministry has decided to closely examine all unspecified hepatitis cases and specify their nature as part of proper disease prevention a
August 1, 2001
Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Hamad bin Jassem Al Thani was reported to have visited Israel over the weekend to deliver an official invitation to att
Three British trade delegations will visit Qatar in October for talks on bolstering bilateral cooperation in the fields of oil and tourism.
July 30, 2001
ِAn Indian expatriate from the state of Kerala state hanged himself Sunday in his room in Doha, said police sources.
UAE’s Thuraya Satellite Telecommunications Co. has launched its commercial service in Qatar.
Qatar, the small, conservative Gulf emirate set to play host to a World Trade Organization (WTO) meeting in November, is caught in the sights of those opposing the likely presence of Israelis and that
July 29, 2001
Lebanon will host the Arab world’s first anti-globalization forum in the first week of November, before the World Trade Organization conference in Doh
The former Lebanese Prime Minister Salim Hoss has appealed to Qatar to scrap its plans to hold a World Trade Organization (WTO) conference in November if Israel takes part, a Qatari paper reported Sat
July 27, 2001
The average Qatari per capita income amounted to $21,800 during the years 1989-1999. This figure is the highest in the Arab world, and amongst the highest per capita incomes worldwide. The UAE holds s