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Saoud Al Mohannadi, vice chairman of Qatar Football Association (Photo: QFA)
September 26, 2016 - 12:51 GMT
A senior Qatari football official under investigation by FIFA will not be allowed to stand for executive committee elections this week.
By refusing to grant access despite requests from the authority, it was concluded that Ooredoo had damaged competition and “likely maintained artificially high prices for consumers”. (Wearandpoint.com)
September 26, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
Qatar's communication regulatr has ordered telecoms company Ooredo to place 'millions' of riyals in a performance bond for blocking rivals' access to its ducts to install fiber optic broadband.
The festival kicks off on November 2. (www.qatariweb.com)
September 21, 2016 - 18:30 GMT
Get Jazzy in Qatar this winter.
Photo: thepeninsulaqatar.com
September 20, 2016 - 14:29 GMT
Qatar Women Handball team beat Jordan 22-19 to win the title of the Inaugural West Asian Women's Handball Championship 2016 in Doha on Monday.
The beIN Connect service is available for multiple connected devices, including iOS and Android tablets and smartphones; Samsung, LG and Android smart TVs; and Google Chromecast.
September 18, 2016 - 15:59 GMT
beIN Media Group is entering Spain’s sports streaming scene with an expanded pay-TV offering.
The combined value of exports from Qatar to its top five destinations amounted to QR9.86 billion ($2.71 billion) in July. (NPP)
September 15, 2016 - 10:02 GMT
Japan, South Korea and Thailand were among the top five importers of Qatari goods in July, with Japan topping the table with imports valued at $892.5M.
The successful organization in Doha of the 2014 Supercoppa TIM \have been key factors for the return of the event to Qatar
September 10, 2016 - 12:34 GMT
Italy's Supercoppa match between league winners Juventus and Coppa Italia finalists AC Milan will be staged in Doha on December 23, Qatar Football Association (QFA) and Italian Serie A announced on Friday.
BeIN holds exclusive rights over the broadcasting of many football tournaments in Egypt, putting it in a dominant position that enables it to dictate its terms on subscribers. (BeIN)
September 08, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
The ECA has given the BeIN Sports network 30 days to submit a reconciliation request and 'remove the violation' of alleged monopolistic practices, or face penalties.
Al-Udeid Air Base in Qatar is the largest US air base in the Middle East. (Wikipedia)
September 07, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Russia and Qatar support opposite sides in the Syrian conflict.
Elan Group has run flagship events such as the Qatar Motor Show, while Live Nation has staged numerous world-class concerts over Dubai Music Week. (Wikimedia Commons)
September 07, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Event management companies Elan Group and Live Nation have formed a joint venture to operate the World Cup 2022 venues in Lusail and Al Sadd.
Qatar's Rodrigo Tabata (C) dribbles the ball between Uzbekistan's Anzur Ismailov (R) and Otabek Shukurov (L) during the World Cup 2018 Asia qualification football match between Uzbekistan and Qatar at the Jassim Bin Hamad stadium in Doha on September 6, 2016.
KARIM JAAFAR / AFP
September 07, 2016 - 04:59 GMT
Egor Kremits’ 85th minute header maintained Uzbekistan’s perfect start to their campaign to qualify for Russia 2018 on Tuesday evening as the defender scored the only goal of the game against Qatar in their match played at Jassim bin Hamad Stadium .
PCP Capital Partners LLP is led by investment banker Amanda Staveley, who was instrumental in assisting Barclays in raising funds in Abu Dhabi. (File photo)
September 05, 2016 - 13:01 GMT
PCP Capital Partners is claiming damages of over $1B in a UK court case that alleges that Barclays funded an investment from Qatar by lending the funds required to those investors.
Jose Daniel Carreno
September 03, 2016 - 11:30 GMT
Qatar coach Jose Daniel Carreno has turned his attention to Tuesday’s home match against Uzbekistan after watching his team lose 2-0 to Iran in the final phase of qualification for the 2018 FIFA World Cup on Thursday.
Iran's Alireza Jahan Bakhsh (3rd L) celebrates after scoring a goal during their World Cup 2018 Asia qualifying football match between Iran and Qatar at the Azadi stadium in Tehran on September 1, 2016. Iran won 2 - 0.
ATTA KENARE / AFP
September 02, 2016 - 06:42 GMT
Iran managed to win their rivals Qatar 2-0 in their 2018 World Cup qualifying in Tehran.
Abdullah Mohamed Al-Tamimi (Photo: aljarida.com)
September 01, 2016 - 16:13 GMT
August has witnessed great achievements for Egyptian squash players. However, Egypt was not the only Arab country whose squash champions stood out at competitions...
Qatar Airways has said the delivery issues are the reason why the airline has pushed back the launch of several routes and reduced frequencies on existing routes. (Wikipedia)
September 01, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
The failure of Airbus to deliver five A350s and ongoing A320neo cooling issues have had a “huge financial impact” on Qatar Airways, with relations between the two parties said to be 'very strained'.