Over QR94 mn raised for Lebanon blast victims Aug 09, 2020 0 4321 12345 Tribune News NetworkDohaThe live fundraising campaign — Lebanon in Our Hearts — has raised over QR94 million during a live transmission on Qatar TV on Saturday. The donations were made by individuals, banks and companies based in the country for the Beirut blast victims. Donators that included several companies, eateries etc voluntarily came forward to contribute for the cause.The major donors include Qatar National Bank (QR2 million), Al Rayan Bank (QR1.5 million), Qatar International Islamic Bank (QR 1 million), Ooredoo (QR1 million), Al-Fardan Holding Group (QR1 million).A donation from the sons of the late Abdul Jalil Al Abdul-Ghani amounted to QR3.2 million, while Nasser bin Rashid Al Kaabi donated QR1 million for the campaign.Other notable contributions are: Al Khaliji Commercial Bank (QR500,000), Gulf Exchange Company QR365,000, Qatar Islamic Insurance Group (QR100,000), Habib Qatar International Exchange Company (QR50,000), Uni Money Exchange Company (QR10,000), and Islamic Exchange Company (QR20,000).The fundraising campaign was organised by the Regulatory Authority for Charitable Activities (RACA) in cooperation with Qatar Charity (QC) and the Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS), to support Lebanese people, following the disaster that struck the port of Beirut. The campaign reflects Qatar’s friendly position to stand with the people of Lebanon. A number of scholars, humanitarian activists and representatives from local charity organisations were guests at the programme who encouraged people to extend their helping hand for their brothers in Lebanon. RELATED ARTICLES Ras Laffan Hospital played key role in recovery of 4,000 COVID-19 patients Aug 09, 2020 0 1747 Amir condoles with Indian president, PM Aug 09, 2020 0 7423 Qatari team begins rescue operation in Lebanon Aug 09, 2020 0 7368 COVID-19 recoveries jump by 296 to reach 109,438 QNA Doha Qatar on Saturday reported 267 coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) said in its daily report. Also, 296 people recovered from the virus in the last 24 hours, bringing the total .. Saudi plan to invade Qatar in 2017 aimed at usurping Doha’s wealth The term invasion no longer exists in today’s dictionary of a civilised world. The very idea of an invasion has been banished by international legislations, condemned by the United Nations and shunned by the world of .. It’s shocking a GCC member state planned to attack another: Official Tribune News Network Doha A top official of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) has termed the American Foreign Policy magazine report about a Saudi Arabia’s proposal to invade Qatar as shocking. In a series of tweets, .. QFMA okays amendments to QSE rulebook Satyendra Pathak Doha The Qatar Financial Markets Authority (QFMA) on Saturday announced that it has approved amendments to QSE’s rulebook relating to market maker and liquidity provider. The amendments regarding ..