June 17, 2001
Qatar's energy minister announced Saturday, June 16, that an agreement protocol had been signed with the US oil giant ExxonMobil on a gas-to-liquids project worth $3 billion. "The project is aimed at
June 16, 2001
Jordanian authorities threatened Saturday to force Ibrahim Ghosheh, a Jordanian citizen and spokesman for the militant Palestinian Hamas group, back o
Yemen and Libya have intervened to hammer out a solution to a spiraling conflict between Jordan and Qatar over a deported Hamas leader who flew to Amm
June 15, 2001
Jordanian authorities on Thursday blocked the attempted return to Amman of the exiled spokesman of the Palestinian Islamic movement Hamas, triggering
June 14, 2001
Jordanian airport officials on Thursday refused to let the spokesman of the Palestinian radical group Hamas from entering the country, a government so
Qatar’s Ministry of Public Health has decided to seek help from the World Health Organization (WHO) to control malaria in the Gulf state.
June 12, 2001
A bailiff on Sunday, June 10, warned the Kuwait office of Qatar's satellite TV channel Al-Jazeera that it must pay a $16,400 fine or face having its furniture sold in auction. In April, a Kuwaiti cour
June 11, 2001
Invitations to attend the World Trade Organization (WTO) fourth ministerial meeting, which is to be held in Doha, Qatar, from November 9 until 13, were recently distributed.
Businessmen from Bahrain and Qatar aim to set up a bank with capital of $135 million by the end of 2001, the official Bahraini news agency GNA reported.
June 10, 2001
Jordan’s education ministry intends to send more teachers to Oman as part of an agreement between Jordan and the Gulf state, while other teachers are
June 9, 2001
Businessmen from Bahrain and Qatar aim to set up a bank with capital of $135 million by the end of 2001.
Qatar’s Minister of Energy and Industry Abdullah bin Hamad Al Attiyah left Friday for the United States for a week-long visit for talks with US offici
June 7, 2001
The editor-in-chief of a Qatari Arabic daily was attacked Wednesday night by three assailants.
June 5, 2001
Qatar’s emir, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, on Tuesday issued a decision to reshuffle the council of ministers.
Some 140 cases of malaria were reported in Qatar last year.