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The announcement was made as French President Francois Hollande visited Emir Shiekh Tamin bin Hamad al-Thani in Doha. (AFP/File)
May 05, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
The announcement was made as French President Francois Hollande visited Emir Shiekh Tamin bin Hamad al-Thani in Doha.
Al Jazeera America ranked second-to-last in Nielsen's advertising-supported cable channels. (Screenshot)
May 05, 2015 - 11:10 GMT
Doha-based Al Jazeera is undergoing major restructuring following reports of low ratings and low ad revenue.
Foreign laborers working on the construction site of the al-Wakrah stadium, one of the Qatar's 2022 World Cup venues. (AFP/Marwan Naamani)
May 05, 2015 - 08:38 GMT
Qatar's labor minister expresses 'hope' for the abolishment of its exploitative 'kafala' system, which has been likened to modern-day slavery by human rights groups.
A French Rafale fighter jet. (Wikimedia Commons)
May 05, 2015 - 05:30 GMT
French President Francois Hollande oversaw the sale of 24 Rafale fighter jets to Qatar.
Paul Pogba
April 30, 2015 - 13:46 GMT
The Ligue 1 champions have made the first move in the race to sign the in-demand midfielder
In 2007, he was voted by the British public as the 60th best stand-up comedian in a Channel 4 programme ‘The 100 Greatest Stand-Ups’. (Edinburgh Festival website)
April 30, 2015 - 09:35 GMT
British comedian and actor Omid Djalili is coming to Qatar in May.
Nasser Al-Khelaifi
April 28, 2015 - 17:12 GMT
The French champions' president admits the Argentine could have moved to Parc des Princes and says the club have met with Juventus star Paul Pogba
Egypt's former president attended a session in his trial for espionage Tuesday, wearing the uniform assigned to convicts. (AFP/File)
April 28, 2015 - 16:09 GMT
Egypt's former president attended a session in his trial for espionage Tuesday, wearing the uniform assigned to convicts.
Edinson Cavani
April 28, 2015 - 10:11 GMT
The Ligue 1 champions' chief has ruled out selling the Uruguay international or Zlatan Ibrahimovic and hit out at critics of Laurent Blanc
Paulo Dybala
April 27, 2015 - 19:40 GMT
The Rosanero supremo says the 21-year-old is worth an entire team and that he will charge the Ligue 1 champions more as the Argentine is reluctant to move to Paris
This included goods and services for Qatar such as aerospace orders, a football club acquisition, sponsorship deals and land and general exposure (image: on file).
April 26, 2015 - 10:21 GMT
The total included legitimate trade deals in the course of lobbying in the run up to the 2010 vote for the tournament.