Katara signs cooperation deal with Es’hailsat for new planetarium Dec 18, 2018 0 1564 12345 Tribune News NetworkDohaThe Cultural Village Foundation (Katara) on Monday signed a memorandum of cooperation (MoC) with the Qatar Satellite Company ‘Es’hailsat’ to operate and exchange expertise on the new planetarium at Katara.The agreement was signed by Katara General Manager Dr Khalid bin Ibrahim al Sulaiti and Es’hailsat CEO Ali bin Ahmed al Kuwari at the Thuraya Dome (Katara Planetarium) building 45 on Monday at an event to announce the inauguration of the Planetarium in conjunction with the Qatar National Day 2018.Sulaiti said, “I am satisfied about today’s meeting which witnesses the signing of a memorandum of cooperation between Katara and Es’hailsat which will enable us to exchange expertise and promote knowledge in astronomy.” He added that the cooperation will include lectures and workshops for school and university students to enrich their information and to raise their interest in the field of science.“We hope that, through this cooperation, we will spread awareness about this critical sector and educate people in Qatar about astronomy, which will assist the new generations to keep up with the latest developments in the world,” Sulaiti added. On his side, Kuwari stressed that this agreement will enhance and diversify knowledge of the students and empower them to be more effective and helpful in favour of human civilisation.“We also hope that the new planetarium, which is the first of its kind in Qatar, to become a vital hub for teaching and introducing space science and astronomy through its many high-tech facilities it is equipped with,” he said.The Planetarium is located in Katara in building 45 and features many high-tech equipment and displays of astronomy and models for planets, attached with an astronomy museum. Pages 1234567 RELATED ARTICLES QFFD backs EAA, OCHA’s humanitarian aid to improve data access on education Dec 18, 2018 0 519 Qatar, Moldova ink health and medical sciences deal Dec 18, 2018 0 2545 Amiri Guard, Italy’s Carabinieri Force sign cooperation deal Dec 18, 2018 0 517 Qatar, Moldova sign education and scientific research cooperation pact QNA Doha Qatar and Moldova on Monday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on cooperation in the fields of education, higher education and scientific research. The MoU was signed by Minister of Education and Higher .. Flexibility of aircraft types advantage for QA: Baker Tribune News Network DOHA One of the advantages Qatar Airways enjoys is having the flexibility of different aircraft types in our fleet, which gives us a massive competitive edge, Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive .. Ministry recalls Lexus LS500, LS500h models The Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MoCI), in collaboration with Abdullah Abdulghani & Bros Co WLL, dealer of Lexus vehicles, has announced the recall of Lexus LS500 and LS500h models of 2018 over the potential faulty .. Amir congratulates Bhutan King Amir congratulates Bhutan King The Amir His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani on Monday sent a cable of congratulations to HM King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck of the Kingdom of Bhutan on the occasion of his .. Deputy Amir receives greetings Deputy Amir receives greetings THE Deputy Amir HH Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad al Thani received cables of congratulations on the occasion of Qatar National Day from crown princes and deputy crown princes of sisterly and ..