September 27, 2000
Qatar is to host a summit of the Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC) on November 12-14.
September 24, 2000
Senior Qatari officials from the Supreme Council for Environment and Natural Reserves will attend three seminars on ecological conservation in Japan,
KLM would be delivering mishandled baggage to its customers at their doorstep, to become the first airline in Doha to be allowed by the Department of
September 22, 2000
Negotiations are currently underway between Iraq and Qatar on establishing a sea link, the Iraqi Al-Jumhuriya newspaper reported Wednesday.
September 21, 2000
China is expected to establish a Sino-Qatar Investment and Trade Promotion Centre in Doha. A four-member delegation is currently in Qatar to discuss the matter, and they were joined by another 17-memb
September 20, 2000
Qatar and Commerce One Inc. signed an agreement to provide Qatar’s electronic commerce companies with advise, programs and problem-shooting techniques, officials from both companies announced.
September 17, 2000
The Qatar appeals court heard Sunday the public prosecutor call for the beheading of the ringleader of a failed coup in 1996.
The Qatar Islamic Bank has recently announced figures showing a 55 percent increase in profits between the first half of 1999 and the first half of 2000. The bank’s profits rose from QR 84 million in
September 15, 2000
The Iraqi who hijacked a Qatar Airways Airbus with 144 people on board and forced the Jordan-bound plane to land in Saudi Arabia said Friday he had so
Cuban President Fidel Castro has met and signed treaties with the emir of Qatar, Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al-Thani.
September 14, 2000
An Iraqi hijacked a Qatar Airways aircraft flying from Doha to Amman and forced it to land in Saudi Arabia where he gave himself up.
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September 13, 2000
Qatar plans to set up its own taxi company to improve public cabs and services that the government considers an important element of the tourism sector.
September 12, 2000
Ten government departments in Qatar have gone online to try cutting bureaucracy. The three-level online project is expected to be fully operational within two-and-a-half years.
September 10, 2000
A Qatari official says that his country will not normalize relations with Israel unless a comprehensive Middle East peace is reached.