March 5, 2014
Qatar expressed "regret" and "surprise" at the news that Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Bahrain withdrawing their Gulf Cooperation Council envoys from Doha on Wednesday. According to inside sources, Qatar's stance on Syria and Egypt has caused a "rift" in the GCC.
Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates recalled their diplomatic envoys to Qatar Wednesday.
March 3, 2014
QDB will provide 70% of the investment for each project with a maximum loan of QR100mn
February 27, 2014
Four people were killed in Doha on Thursday after a gas cylinder exploded in Qatar, state television reported.
February 24, 2014
“The end result of the National Tourism Sector Strategy 2030 will be a thriving tourism sector that will be ready to handle the demands of the 2022 FIFA World Cup and far beyond."
The Stamford Bridge boss has indicated the club is looking for a striker, but ruled out the possibility of swapping Belgian sensation Eden Hazard for Edinson Cavani
February 22, 2014
The midfielder could well have been the first major signing under their Qatari owners only for a move to fall through three years ago
February 20, 2014
Qatar Airways and FC Barcelona are taking their partnership to the skies as the airline introduces FC Barcelona’s livery for the first time on a Boeing 777.
A Qatar human rights body has dismissed the recent report from the Indian embassy that more than 450 Indian migrant workers have died in Qatar in almost two years, and said that the figure is 'normal' given the size of the community.
February 18, 2014
Qatar Airways will launch business class-only travel from Doha to London Heathrow in May 2014.
Qatar opened QGold, an online trade site for gold and silver this week.
More than 450 Indian migrant workers have reportedly died in the last two years in Qatar, putting the Gulf State under more pressure over its rights record ahead of the 2022 World Cup.
The Indian Embassy in Qatar said that more than 450 Indian workers have died in the Gulf country over the past two years, and that most of them were working on the infrastructure for the 2022 World Cup.
February 16, 2014
A report by a Nepali human rights body is reportedly set to reveal that more than 400 Nepalese migrant workers have died on Qatar's FIFA World Cup building sites as the Gulf state prepares to host the event in 2022.
February 13, 2014
The growth rate comes as Qatar gears up for the opening of Hamad International Airport “expected to redefine passengers’ experience”.