Friday, March 24, 2017
Call for new rules to boost farm sector

Sameh Saeid Doha Qatari farmers have called for new regulations that will ease the process of importing material needed for farming and help break the monopoly of supermarkets. "The main challenge facing Qatari farmers is the lack ..

QCHP updates list of specialty qualifications for physicians

Tribune News Network Doha The Qatar Council for Healthcare Practitioners (QCHP) has updated the list of specialty qualifications for physicians. The list now includes a large number of accredited physicians from many countries ..

London attacker identified, 8 arrested

Reuters LONDON The attacker who killed three people near parliament in London before being shot dead was named on Thursday as a 52-year-old British-born man, Khalid Masood, who was once investigated by MI5 intelligence officers ..

Doha Qatar has condemned the explosion in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, killing 10 Egyptian soldiers. In a statement on Thursday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs reaffirmed Qatar's firm stance rejecting violence and ..

Hisham Al-jundi Doha Vehicles that are more than 15 years old are now required to undergo technical inspection (Fahes) every six months for a period of five years, according to a new circular by Qatar Central Bank (QCB) on vehicle ..

DUBAI A Bahraini court sentenced three Shiite Muslim men to death on Thursday after they were convicted on charges of terrorism and involvement in 2014 bomb attacks that injured a number of police officers. The High Criminal Court ..

Doha The Emir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani on Thursday sent a cable of condolences to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II of the UK and Prime Minister Theresa May over the attack near the British Parliament. The Emir wished speedy ..

ANTWERP A man drove a car at speed into a pedestrianised street in Antwerp on Thursday, forcing people to jump out of its path, police said. The car sped away in the Belgian port leaving no one injured, but prosecutors said police later ..

QNA Sharjah Qatar is one of the largest donors of aid to refugees in the Arab region and other parts of the world, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Regional Representative to the GCC Countries Khaled Khalifa has ..

DOHA In the wake of the US banning electronic devices such as laptops, tablets, cameras, DVD players and electronic games on the cabin baggage of flights, the Department of Consular Affairs at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) ..

QNA Doha The Qatar Meteorology Department (QMD) has warned of thundershowers accompanied by strong winds on Friday in many areas of the country. The QMD had earlier forecast that the country will experience yet another spell of ..