All set for IPU meet: Mahmoud Apr 05, 2019 0 1977 12345 QNADohaShura Council Speaker HE Ahmed bin Abdulla bin Zaid al Mahmoud welcomed the president and members of the Executive Committee of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) who met in Doha on Thursday in preparation for the assembly, which will kick off on Saturday.Mahmoud said the Shura Council has made all necessary arrangements for the success of the IPU assembly and meetings that can strengthen democracy and sustainable development.The Shura Council speaker said he is ready to cooperate and provide all the requirements to make the assembly and meetings a grand success. Mahmoud said he wants to make the Doha meet a milestone in the IPU history.He expressed hope that the participants would have a chance to learn about Qatar’s heritage, the generosity of its people and to acquaint themselves with the renaissance witnessed by Qatar in all fields, thanks to the wise policies of the Amir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani. The meeting was attended by IPU President and Head of the Executive Committee Gabriela Cuevas Barron and IPU Secretary-General Martin Chungong. RELATED ARTICLES Deep concern over military escalation in Libya: Qatar Apr 05, 2019 0 1843 Soft power soaring up in style in Qatar Apr 05, 2019 0 2512 Johnny Depp visits Galeries Lafayette Apr 05, 2019 0 1799 Al Sadd lift QNB Stars League Title Al Sadd players celebrate after they won the QNB Stars League title at the Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium on Thursday. Al Sadd humble Al Ahli 7-2 to win the title with a round to spare. See also page 12 Proactive steps to achieve robust growth: QCB chief Tribune News Network Doha Qatar Central Bank (QCB) has adopted a proactive approach to address local and regional economic challenges to maintain a robust financial environment, its governor has said. “We have adopted .. Congress ends US support for Yemen war US lawmakers on Thursday voted to end military support for the bloody Saudi-led war in Yemen, dealing a harsh bipartisan rebuke to Donald Trump. The House of Representatives voted 247 to 175, with one Congressman voting ..