Sunday, August 1, 2021
banner

Amir to deliver opening speech at Qatar Economic Forum

  • Jun 17, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 8943
  • Top News
Tribune News Network
Doha
HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, will deliver the opening speech at the "Qatar Economic Forum, powered by Bloomberg" which will take place under His Highness's patronage.
Global government leaders participating in the inaugural virtual event include HE President of the Republic of Ghana Nana Akufo-Addo; The Rt Hon Boris Johnson, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; HE President of the Republic of Rwanda Paul Kagame; HE President of the Republic of South Africa Cyril Ramaphosa; HE President of the Republic of Senegal Macky Sall; HE President of the Republic of Armenia Armen Sarkissian, in addition to more than 100 speakers from around the world.
The event, which will take place during June 21-23, welcomes a global delegation of more than 2,000 government leaders, chief executives, influential voices and decision-makers in the fields of finance, economics, investment, technology, energy, education, sports and climate in an effort to identify opportunities, present solutions and rethink the global economic landscape through the lens of the Middle East.
Anchored in Doha, the invite-only forum will draw on Qatars ability to link Asia with Africa and beyond, driving dynamic conversations around the importance of deeper collaboration and connectivity as a mean for advancing economic opportunity.
The forum agenda will be centred around six main pillars over the course of three days: "Technology Advanced" takes a closer look at permanent changes to the human-technology nexus; "A Sustainable World" will explore the intersection of capitalism and climate; "Markets and Investing" poses the question of whether investors, in their inexorable pursuit of growth opportunities, can shape a more resilient global economy; "Power and Trade Flows" gathers global power brokers to share their vision of the road ahead; "The Changing Consumer" examines the future of commerce; and "A More Inclusive World" will offer ideas for healing fissures in a post-pandemic society.
Confirmed speakers include: Darius Adamczyk, Chairman and CEO, Honeywell; Noubar Afeyan, Founder and CEO, Flagship Pioneering; Clare Akamanzi, CEO, Rwanda Development Board; HE Akbar Al-Baker, Group CEO, Qatar Airways; HE Saad bin Sherida Al-Kaabi, Minister of State for Energy Affairs, The State of Qatar, and CEO, Qatar Petroleum; HE Minister of Commerce and Industry and Acting Minister of Finance, The State of Qatar Ali Bin Ahmed Al-Kuwari; HE Minister of Public Health, The State of Qatar Dr. Hanan al-Kuwari; HE CEO Qatar Investment Authority Mansoor bin Ebrahim Al-Mahmoud; HE Minister of State, Ahmad Al-Sayed Ahmad Al-Sayed , and Chairman of the Board of Directors, Qatar Free Zones Authority; HE Khalid bin Khalifa Al-Thani, Chairman, Qatari Diar, and CEO, Qatargas; HE Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jabor Al-Thani, former Prime Minister The State of Qatar HE Hassan, Al-Thawadi, Secretary General at Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy, The State of Qatar; Aisha Hussein Alfardan, Personal Advisor to the Chairman, Alfardan Group Holding, Vice Chairwoman, Qatari Businesswomen Association; Mukesh Ambani, Chairman and Managing Director, Reliance Industries Limited; Baroness Valerie Amos, Master of University College, The University of Oxford; Tom Barrack, Founder, Colony Capital; David Beckham; Gordon Brown, former Prime Minister, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; Ursula Burns, former CEO, Xerox; David L. Calhoun, President and CEO, The Boeing Company; Anthony Capuano, CEO, Marriott International; Natarajan Chandrasekaran, Chairman, Tata Sons; Dr, Jeffrey Chea, Founder and Chairman, Sunway Group; Adrian Cheng, CEO and Executive Vice Chairman, New World Development; Hillary Rodham Clinton, 67th Secretary of State, United States of America; Ray Dalio, Founder, Co-Chairman and Co-Chief Investment Officer, Bridgewater Associates; Aliko Dangote, Founder and President/Chief Executive, Dangote Group; Mohammed Dewji, CEO, MeTL; Dr. Herbert Diess, Chairman, Volkswagen Group; Mark Dixon, Founder and CEO, IWG; Didier Drogba, Vice President, Peace and Sport; Brje Ekholm, President and CEO, Ericsson Group; Sergio Ermotti, Chairman, Swiss Re; Aziz Aluthman Fakhroo, Managing Director, Ooredoo Group; Henry Fernandez, Chairman and CEO, MSCI; Larry Fink, Chairman and CEO, BlackRock; Bruce Flatt, CEO, Brookfield Asset Management; Dr. Leila Fourie, Group CEO, JSE; Dame Jayne-Anne Gadhia, Founder and Executive Chair, Snoop; Ignacio Galn, Chairman and CEO, Iberdrola; Luis Gallego, CEO, International Airlines Group; Ivan Glasenberg, CEO, Glencore; Lord Grimstone, Minister for Investment, Department for International Trade and the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; Faruk Gler, CEO, ESBA-Ege Serbest Blge Kurucu ve leticisi A.; Mo Ibrahim, Founder & Chair, Mo Ibrahim Foundation; ; Jenny Johnson, President and CEO, Franklin Resources; Dr. Paula Kahumbu, Founder and CEO, Wildlife Direct; Graa Machel, Chair Graa Machel Trust; Yvonne Manzi Makolo, CEO, RwandAir; Lord Mandelson, Chairman, Global Counsel; Rita Marques, Secretary of State for Tourism, Republic of Portugal; Roberto Marques, Executive Chairman and Group CEO, Natura & Co; Blythe Masters, CEO, Motive Capital Partners; Sunil Bharti Mittal, Founder and Chairman, Bharti Enterprises; Steven T. Mnuchin, 77th Secretary of the Treasury, United States; Amina J. Mohammed, Deputy Secretary-General, United Nations; Louise Mushikiwabo, Secretary General, Organization Internationale de la Francophonie; Dr. James Mwangi, Group Managing Director and CEO, Equity Group Holdings Plc. and Executive Chairman, Equity Group Foundation; Dr. John Nkengasong, Director, Africa CDC; Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Director-General, WTO; Jim Ovia, Founder and Chairman, Zenith Bank; General David H. Petraeus (U.S. Army, Ret.), Partner KKR, Chairman of the KKR Global Institute; Ruth Porat, CFO, Alphabet; Angelique Pouponneau, CEO SeyCCAT; Patrick Pouyann, Chairman and CEO, TotalEnergies; Sylvestre Radegonde, Minister for Foreign Affairs and Tourism, Republic of Seychelles; Matthias Rebellius, CEO of Siemens Smart Infrastructure, Siemens AG; Emmanuel Roman, CEO, PIMCO; Reeta Roy, President and CEO, Mastercard Foundation; David M. Rubenstein, Co-Founder and Co-Executive Chairman, The Carlyle Group; Ferit ahenk, Chairman, Dou Group; Stephen A. Schwarzman, Chairman, CEO and Co-Founder, The Blackstone Group; Daleep Singh, Deputy National Security Advisor, The United States of America; Vera Songwe, Undersecretary General and Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Africa, United Nations ; Rob Speyer, President and CEO, Tishman Speyer; Jes Staley, Group Chief Executive, Barclays; Lawrence H. Summers, Charles W. Eliot University Professor, Harvard University; Jane Sun, CEO, Trip.com Group; Fred Swaniker, Founder and CEO, African Leadership Group; Masai Ujiri, President and General Manager, Toronto Raptors; Shriti Vadera, Chair, Prudential plc..; Ben van Beurden, CEO Royal Dutch Shell; Jacopo Venturini, CEO, Valentino Fashion Group; Ambassador Melanne Verveer, Co-Founder and Chair, Seneca Women; Axel A. Weber, Chairman of the Board of Directors, UBS Group AG; Bill Winters, Group Chief Executive, Standard Chartered; Darren Woods, Chairman and CEO, ExxonMobil and Yichen Zhang, Chairman and CEO, CITIC Capital.
Produced by Bloomberg Live, the forum will come to life in a 360 cross-platform experience, with live-streaming on the Bloomberg Terminal and news coverage across Bloombergs global media platforms including Bloomberg TV, and bloomberg.com. For the latest updates on speakers and the full agenda, please visit: qatareconomicforum.com

Tokyo Games: Mutaz Barshim wins high jump gold

  • Aug 01, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 404
  • 0 Comments
Tokyo Games: Mutaz Barshim wins high jump gold
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar won its second gold medal at the Tokyo Olympics on Sunday as its Mutaz Essa Barshim shared the gold medal with Italy's Gianmarco Tamberi in men's high jump after nobody cleared 2:39. Both ..

MOPH and partners celebrate World Breastfeeding Week

  • Aug 01, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 171
  • 0 Comments
MOPH and partners celebrate World Breastfeeding Week
Tribune News Network Doha The Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) in conjunction with Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC), the Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC), and Sidra Medicine, is highlighting World Breastfeeding ..

151 people test positive for COVID-19 in Qatar

  • Aug 01, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 508
  • 0 Comments
151 people test positive for COVID-19 in Qatar
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar on Sunday recorded 151 new COVID-19 cases — 95 from within the community and 56 among travellers returning from abroad. The Ministry of Public Health also reported 117 recoveries. ..

Go first to start flights between Doha and three Indian cities

  • Aug 01, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 629
  • 0 Comments
Go first to start flights between Doha and three Indian cities
Tribune News Network Doha Ultra-low-cost Indian carrier Go First is set to start flights between Doha and three Indian cities — Mumbai in the central Indian state of Maharashtra, and Kochi and Kannur in South ..

Turkish fires: Amir sends Lekhwiya team to aid in search and rescue

  • Aug 01, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 799
  • 0 Comments
Turkish fires: Amir sends Lekhwiya team to aid in search and rescue
QNA Doha HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani directed to send a team from the Qatar International Search and Rescue Group of the Internal Security Force (Lekhwiya) to Turkey to participate in the search operations ..

Air Bubble agreement between Qatar and India extended to August

  • Jul 31, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 926
  • 0 Comments
Air Bubble agreement between Qatar and India extended to August
Tribune News Network Doha The air bubble agreement between Qatar and India has been extended to August, the Indian embassy in Qatar said on Saturday. An announcement was made on Indian Embassy's official Twitter handle ..

COVID-19: Community infections fall below 100 as Qatar records 162 new cases

  • Jul 31, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 1066
  • 0 Comments
COVID-19: Community infections fall below 100 as Qatar records 162 new cases
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar on Saturday recorded 162 new COVID-19 cases — 90 from within the community and 70 among travellers returning from abroad. The Ministry of Public Health also reported 141 ..

Barwa Village and its expansion enrich real estate market

  • Jul 31, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 1009
  • 0 Comments
Barwa Village and its expansion enrich real estate market
The development strike full balance between needs of tenants and visitors, and the commercial ambitions of retail outlets Tribune News Network Doha The Barwa Real Estate Group has consistently actively contributed ..

Fares Ibrahim wins Qatar's first gold at Tokyo Games with an Olympics record

  • Jul 31, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 2899
  • 0 Comments
Fares Ibrahim wins Qatar
Tribune News Network Doha Fares Ibrahim has won Qatar's first gold medal at Tokyo Olympics as he set an Olympics record at the men's 96kg category on Saturday. Ibrahim lifted a total weight of 402kg. On his way to the gold, ..

Qatar Petroleum increases fuel prices for August 2021

  • Jul 31, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 1669
  • 0 Comments
Qatar Petroleum increases fuel prices for August 2021
Tribune News Network Doha Customers will have to pay more for fuel in Qatar. Announcing the fuel prices in Qatar for August, Qatar Petroleum on Saturday said premium-grade petrol will cost QR2.05 per litre, while the super ..

Prime Minister issues decision to form candidates' committee for Shura Council elections

  • Jul 31, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 777
  • 0 Comments
Prime Minister issues decision to form candidates
QNA Doha Prime Minister and Minister of Interior HE Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al-Thani issued a decision to form the candidates' committee (stipulated in Article 6 of the Shura Council's Electoral System ..

Health Ministry announces updates on travel and return policies to Qatar

  • Jul 31, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 1135
  • 0 Comments
Health Ministry announces updates on travel and return policies to Qatar
QNA Doha The Ministry of Public Health announced on Friday updates regarding the travel and return policy for COVID-19, effective midday on Monday, August 2, 2021. The new updates include updates to the list of ..

Prime Minister issues decision specifying sources of financing electoral campaigns

  • Jul 31, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 598
  • 0 Comments
Prime Minister issues decision specifying sources of financing electoral campaigns
QNA Doha Prime Minister and Minister of Interior HE Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al-Thani issued a decision specifying the sources of financing electoral campaigns and the controls and procedures for ..

Shura Council elections: MoI announces opening of voters registration

  • Jul 31, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 652
  • 0 Comments
Shura Council elections: MoI announces opening of voters registration
QNA Doha The Ministry of Interior (MoI) announced the opening of voters registration process to elect the Shura Council in its first session, in all electoral districts, starting from tomorrow, Sunday, and continuing ..

Biles out of vault and uneven bars; beam and floor possible

  • Jul 31, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 583
  • 0 Comments
Biles out of vault and uneven bars; beam and floor possible
Simone Biles is opting not to defend her Olympic vault title, pulling out of Sunday’s event finals for both vault and uneven bars while she focuses on her mental health. The 24-year-old six-time Olympic medalist ..

COVID-19: MOPH updates Green, Yellow and Red lists of countries

  • Jul 31, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 5077
  • 0 Comments
COVID-19: MOPH updates Green, Yellow and Red lists of countries
Tribune News Network Doha The Ministry of Public Health has revised the Green, Yellow and Red lists of countries based on level of COVID-19 risk. Here is the updated list:  

Qatar Airways alerts public about false travel info

  • Jul 30, 2021
  • Author: QT02
  • Number of views: 5482
  • 0 Comments
Qatar Airways alerts public about false travel info
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar Airways (QA) has alerted public about false infographic about travel requirements for Qatar being circulated. “Qatar Airways is aware of a fake infographic being circulated ..

Qatar records 172 new COVID-19 cases

  • Jul 30, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 1737
  • 0 Comments
Qatar records 172 new COVID-19 cases
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar on Friday recorded 172 new COVID-19 cases — 112 from within the community and 60 among travellers returning from abroad. The Ministry of Public Health also reported 97 recoveries. ..

Lifting of COVID-19 curbs: Phase 3 to continue, says MOPH

  • Jul 29, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 3840
  • 0 Comments
Lifting of COVID-19 curbs: Phase 3 to continue, says MOPH
Tribune News Network Doha The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has announced the continuation of Phase 3 of the gradual lifting of COVID-19 restrictions imposed due to the pandemic. In a statement, the MoPH said the ..

Labour ministry extends probation period to 9 months

  • Jul 29, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 6062
  • 0 Comments
Labour ministry extends probation period to 9 months
QNA Doha The Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs (MADLSA) on Thursday said the amended rules for obtaining license to recruit foreign workers for others had come into effect. The ..

Prime Minister urges citizens to register to vote in Shura Council elections

  • Jul 29, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 1338
  • 0 Comments
Prime Minister urges citizens to register to vote in Shura Council elections
Tribune News Network Doha Prime Minister and Minister of Interior HE Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al Thani has urged citizens to get registered to vote in the upcoming Shura Council elections. "By issuing a ..

COVID-19: New cases fall but community infections stay above 100

  • Jul 29, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 1759
  • 0 Comments
COVID-19: New cases fall but community infections stay above 100
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar on Thursday recorded 158 new COVID-19 cases — 114 from within the community and 44 among travellers returning from abroad. The Ministry of Public Health also reported 118 ..

Qatar warns of danger of continuing current situation in occupied Palestinian territories

  • Jul 29, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 1253
  • 0 Comments
Qatar warns of danger of continuing current situation in occupied Palestinian territories
QNA New York The State of Qatar warned against the danger of continuing the current situation in the Palestinian territories and the lack of a sustainable settlement of the Palestinian cause. Qatar called on the UN ..

New Qatar election law expands voting rights, spells out candidacy requirements

  • Jul 29, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 1699
  • 0 Comments
New Qatar election law expands voting rights, spells out candidacy requirements
Tribune News Network Doha His Highness the Amir of the State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani on Thursday confirmed Law No. 7 of 2021 regarding the Shura Council elections, which will be held for the first time in Qatar ..

Crank up the AC as very hot weekend in store for Qatar

  • Jul 29, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 4913
  • 0 Comments
Crank up the AC as very hot weekend in store for Qatar
Tribune News Network Doha The Qatar Meteorology Department has predicted "very hot" days and humid nights in Qatar for this weekend. The temperatures will range between 33 and 46° ْC, with Northwesterly to ..

India and US discuss regional security and Covid-19 aid in Blinken's visit

  • Jul 29, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 1168
  • 0 Comments
India and US discuss regional security and Covid-19 aid in Blinken
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said ties between India and the United States would be critical for bringing prosperity to the Indo-Pacific region and that India was a top foreign policy priority against the backdrop of ..

Amir holds phone call with Tunisian president

  • Jul 28, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 1233
  • 0 Comments
Amir holds phone call with Tunisian president
QNA Doha His Highness the Amir of the State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani held a telephone conversation with President of Tunisia Kais Saied on Wednesday evening. The phone call touched on the latest ..

Ecuadorian court revokes citizenship for Julian Assange

  • Jul 28, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 1247
  • 0 Comments
Ecuadorian court revokes citizenship for Julian Assange
Ecuador has revoked the citizenship of Julian Assange, the founder of WikiLeaks, who is in a British prison. Ecuador’s justice system formally notified the Australian that his naturalisation had been nullified in a ..

Cabinet decides to continue Qatar's current COVID-19 measures

  • Jul 28, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 5250
  • 0 Comments
Cabinet decides to continue Qatar
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar's Cabinet on Wednesday decided to continue the measures currently in place to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. The country is currently in the third phase of lifting the pandemic ..

Doha Film Institute launches Ajyal Film Club to drive youth dialogue on vital issues through film

  • Jul 28, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 1472
  • 0 Comments
Doha Film Institute launches Ajyal Film Club to drive youth dialogue on vital issues through film
The Doha Film Institute has launched the Ajyal Film Club, an initiative by the young jurors of Ajyal Film Festival, to put the spotlight on pressing global concerns and rally youth dialogue around them through the medium of ..

Qatar’s Fahad Badar scales Broad Peak in Karakoram

  • Jul 28, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 1511
  • 0 Comments
Qatar’s Fahad Badar scales Broad Peak in Karakoram
Fahad Abdulrahman Badar, a Qatari climber seeking adventure and thrill among the highest mountain peaks, and a pioneering bank executive, achieved yet another daunting sporting achievement as he succeeds in accomplishing ..

COVID-19: New cases rise above 200 in Qatar as virus claims life of 49-year-old

  • Jul 28, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 2570
  • 0 Comments
COVID-19: New cases rise above 200 in Qatar as virus claims life of 49-year-old
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar on Wednesday recorded 225 new COVID-19 cases — 117 from within the community and 108 among travellers returning from abroad. The Ministry of Public Health also reported 166 ..

Fake 'UAE embassy' conned stranded NRIs with approval letters

  • Jul 28, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 1763
  • 0 Comments
Fake
With the UAE continuing to bar commercial flights from India on account of COVID-19, thousands of NRIs stranded in their motherland have been worried about job security and families. Excluding certain categories such as UAE ..

AstraZeneca second jab does not increase risk of blood clots

  • Jul 28, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 1127
  • 0 Comments
AstraZeneca second jab does not increase risk of blood clots
A second dose of AstraZeneca's Covid vaccine does not increase the instances of rare blood clots, according to a new study. Data published in the Lancet medical journal on Wednesday found that the estimated rate of ..

Simone Biles withdraws from all-around final ‘to focus on mental health’

  • Jul 28, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 1285
  • 0 Comments
Simone Biles withdraws from all-around final ‘to focus on mental health’
Day five of Tokyo 2020 is underway with Simone Biles deciding to withdraw from Thursday’s women’s all-around final. The 24-year-old pulled out after one rotation of the women’s team final on Tuesday in ..

GWC posts net profit of QR108 million in first half of 2021

  • Jul 27, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 1888
  • 0 Comments
GWC posts net profit of QR108 million in first half of 2021
Tribune News Network Doha Gulf Warehousing Company (GWC), Qatar’s leading logistics and supply chain solutions provider, on Tuesday reported a net profit of QR108 million for the first half of 2021. The company ..

Saudi Arabia announces 3-year travel ban for citizens flying to red-list countries

  • Jul 27, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 10393
  • 0 Comments
Saudi Arabia announces 3-year travel ban for citizens flying to red-list countries
Saudi Arabia will impose a three-year travel ban on citizens travelling to countries on the kingdom's 'red list' under efforts to curb the spread of coronavirus and its new variants, state news agency SPA said on Tuesday. It ..

Over 2 mn people received at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose: MoPH

  • Jul 27, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 1630
  • 0 Comments
Over 2 mn people received at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose: MoPH
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar's National COVID-19 Vaccination Programme reached a major milestone on Tuesday, with more than 2 million people receiving at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine in the country. With ..

Elon Musk takes swipe at Apple during Tesla earnings call, twice

  • Jul 27, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 1218
  • 0 Comments
Elon Musk takes swipe at Apple during Tesla earnings call, twice
Tech entrepreneur Elon Musk, known for his outspokenness, criticised tech giant Apple during a conference call on Tesla's second quarter results to deny that Tesla used a large amount of cobalt in the production of ..

COVID-19: 146 more people test positive as Qatar records 86 community infections

  • Jul 27, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 1720
  • 0 Comments
COVID-19: 146 more people test positive as Qatar records 86 community infections
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar on Monday recorded 146 new COVID-19 cases — 86 from within the community and 60 among travellers returning from abroad. The Ministry of Public Health also reported 96 recoveries. ..

Sheikha Al Mayassa shares captivating photos of Qatar’s Al Thakira Mangroves

  • Jul 27, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 2104
  • 0 Comments
Sheikha Al Mayassa shares captivating photos of Qatar’s Al Thakira Mangroves
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar Museums Chairperson HE Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani celebrated the World Mangrove Day by sharing some captivating imageries of the Al Thakira Mangroves in ..

Indian customs seize gold worth $500,000 from Dubai flight passengers

  • Jul 27, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 1755
  • 0 Comments
Indian customs seize gold worth $500,000 from Dubai flight passengers
Passengers going to India from Dubai tried to dodge import taxes by smuggling more than half a million dollars worth of gold in household appliances. The pair, who had travelled on an Emirates flight, concealed 8.17kg of gold ..

Coach proposes to Argentine fencer in front of TV cameras at Olympics

  • Jul 27, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 1509
  • 0 Comments
Coach proposes to Argentine fencer in front of TV cameras at Olympics
Argentine fencer Maria Belen Perez Maurice accepted a marriage proposal from her long-term partner and coach in front of television cameras at the Olympics on Monday, the second time he had posed the question in similar ..

Biden, Kadhimi seal agreement to end US combat mission in Iraq

  • Jul 27, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 1442
  • 0 Comments
Biden, Kadhimi seal agreement to end US combat mission in Iraq
US President Joe Biden and Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi on Monday (July 26) sealed an agreement formally ending the US combat mission in Iraq by the end of 2021, more than 18 years after US troops were sent to the ..

Tunisia police storm Al Jazeera office in Tunis

  • Jul 26, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 2335
  • 0 Comments
Tunisia police storm Al Jazeera office in Tunis
Tunisian police has stormed Al Jazeera’s bureau in the capital Tunis, expelling all the staff, after President Kais Saied late on Sunday ousted the government in a move his foes called a coup. At least 20 heavily armed ..

Qatar calls on Tunisian leaders to avoid escalation of political crisis

  • Jul 26, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 1718
  • 0 Comments
Qatar calls on Tunisian leaders to avoid escalation of political crisis
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar said it was following the developments of the political crisis in Tunisia, and called on all parties of the crisis to uphold the interests of the Tunisian people, let the voice of wisdom ..

COVID-19: New cases jump to 178 as Qatar records more than 100 community infections

  • Jul 26, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 2266
  • 0 Comments
COVID-19: New cases jump to 178 as Qatar records more than 100 community infections
Tribune News Network Doha Qatar on Monday recorded 178 new COVID-19 cases — 107 from within the community and 71 among travellers returning from abroad. The Ministry of Public Health also reported 138 ..

Qatar Customs seizes marijuana stashed in spare parts shipped from Africa

  • Jul 26, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 2251
  • 0 Comments
Qatar Customs seizes marijuana stashed in spare parts shipped from Africa
Tribune News Network Doha Customs authorities have seized nearly 7 kilos of marijuana stashed in spare parts being shipped to Qatar from an African country. The seizure was made by inspectors of the Air Cargo Customs and ..

Children drowning at home: A leading concern during the hot months

  • Jul 26, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 2065
  • 0 Comments
Children drowning at home: A leading concern during the hot months
The Hamad Injury Prevention Program (HIPP) at Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Hamad Trauma Center is warning parents, families and caregivers to supervise their children and to know about how to protect kids, avoid ..

President of Rwanda meets Qatar's Ambassador

  • Jul 26, 2021
  • Author: QT-Online
  • Number of views: 1529
  • 0 Comments
President of Rwanda meets Qatar
President of Rwanda Paul Kagame met with Ambassador of Qatar to Rwanda HE Abdullah bin Mohammed Al Sayed, on the occasion of the end of his tenure. During the meeting, they reviewed bilateral cooperation relations between ..

PushNotification