May 18, 2014
Reacting to international backlash about the treatment of expatriate workers and labor laws of the country, the government of Qatar has announced several changes to its labor system.
The over one kilometre tall Kingdom Tower will replace Dubai’s Burj Khalifa, 828 metres tall, as the highest in the world.
May 15, 2014
Preparations for the 2022 World Cup have highlighted restrictive employment conditions which mean for example a worker cannot change jobs without his employer’s permission.
“The relationship will be redefined as between employee and employer instead of sponsor and sponsored,” the interior ministry said on Facebook
May 14, 2014
U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel urged Gulf Arab states to unite against common security threats, despite a splintering of unity over Qatar's support of the Muslim Brotherhood.
May 13, 2014
The profitability of Qatari banks will likely remain strong over the next 12 months,
May 12, 2014
“We have been planning for this day for a long time and May 27 will be a momentous day for both the State of Qatar and Qatar Airways."
May 9, 2014
Qatar has a new singing sensation whose melodious voice is keeping the cultural harmony of this Arab country alive and intact as people get fascinated by what unique she has to offer.
May 8, 2014
The U.N. is urging Qatar to change the way they deal with migrant workers in their country. The suggestions come after many human rights abuse allegations.
May 6, 2014
Al Baker said the acquisition took place last year, shortly after a political shake-up in which Sheikh Hamad Bin Jassem was removed from the post of prime minister.
May 5, 2014
Official figures from the Indian embassy have revealed that a total of 89 Indian workers have died in Qatar while preparing the venues for 2022 World cup, in the first four months of 2014.
Qatar has donated $5 million to the Gaza government to support Palestinian reconciliation, an official said Sunday.
May 1, 2014
Qatar Airways announced doubling flights to Gassim and added a new destination route to Al Hofuf.
April 30, 2014
Ten airlines are now operating out of the $17 billion facility and all others will switch by May 27
Paris St Germain striker Edinson Cavani reportedly wants to move to Manchester United after falling out with French boss Laurent Blanc.