Category: Sports

Vassily Ivanchuk


Doha 28 December 2016 ChessBase The World Rapid Championships in Doha, Qatar, had a dramatic finish. Before the last round five players shared the lead with 10.0/14. Three of these five players won in the last round: Magnus Carlsen, Alexander Grischuk and Vassily Ivanchuk. Ivanchuk was declared best and became World Rapid Champion 2016 ... Read More
December 28, 2016M Ashraf Siddiqui
Fatma Al Nuaimi, Senior Manager Legacy, SCLD


Monday, 26 December 26, 2016 Doha, December 26 (QNA) Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy (SC) announced the end of submission date for 2nd Session of 'Challenge 22', 937 submissions and 3000 registrations recorded. Challenge 22 is an initiative launched by the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy to promote the culture of ... Read More
December 26, 2016M Ashraf Siddiqui
PM Hands Over Medals


Doha December 23 (QNA) AC Milan beat Juventus in a penalty shootout 4-3, after a 1-1 draw Friday evening at Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium, Doha to lift their third domestic trophy this year after the Serie A league and Italian cup titles clinched in May. Milan, who played the game as Italian cup ... Read More
December 23, 2016M Ashraf Siddiqui
Kiddy Zone Opens Its First Outlet in Qatar 21 Dec 2016


Doha 21 December 2016 Medina Centrale has officially welcomed Kiddy Zone to its friendly retail neighborhood as the first and exclusive toy store at The Pearl-Qatar, located at Building No.90. Kiddy Zone’sfirst store in Qatar at Medina Centrale, Pearl Qatar City spreads over 5,230 ft² luxuriously and skillfully designed to develop a remarkably ... Read More
December 21, 2016M Ashraf Siddiqui
Takashi Kobayashi and Peggy Liddick with Ali Al Hitmi in Aspire Academy


08 Dec 2016 Aspire Academy welcomed two acclaimed coaches from the Federation of International Gymnastics (FIG) for a tour of its facilities yesterday. Takashi Kobayashi, Director of the Japanese Olympic Committee and Peggy Liddick, Head Coach of the Australian women’s gymnastics team were accompanied on their tour by Ferras Ahmed from ... Read More
December 8, 2016M Ashraf Siddiqui


Dec 4, 2016 beIN won the prestigious award of ‘Broadcast Trendsetter of The Year 2016’ in recently held Broadcast Pro Middle East Summit & Awards in Dubai. The judging panel unanimously agreed that beIN has made huge strides within the broadcast and media industry in the current year. In ... Read More
December 4, 2016M Ashraf Siddiqui


04 December 2016 Doha Under Supreme Committee For Delivery & Legacy, State of Qatar Outreaching Program, a Workshop was conducted recently in collaboration with AlJasoor Institute focusing on those community members who are passionate about the Media sector and its development. Workshop explored the best practices for covering major sporting events ... Read More
December 4, 2016M Ashraf Siddiqui


03 December 2016 Doha Fahad Al-Haddad, Qatari national won Championship in the Qatari nationals category in the 4th Annual 'Qatar's Strongest Man' Championship. Organised by Aspire Foundation on Friday 2nd of December 2016 in Aspire Zone. Al-Haddad win is second consequent year. In the expatriates’ category, Kenyan contestant Cristopher Oketch secured a ... Read More
December 3, 2016M Ashraf Siddiqui


18 November 2016 New Delhi English Daily 'The Times Of India' reported that Israel and India has agreed to intensify counter-terror efforts to deal with “constant” security threats posed by terrorism. Kallol Bhattacherjee reports Welcoming visiting Israeli President Reuven Rivlin, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that both sides would work to counter terrorism, ... Read More
December 2, 2016M Ashraf Siddiqui


Supreme Committee For Delivery & Legacy Qatar By Matthias Krug, 01 December 2016 Six years after Qatar was awarded the rights to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup™, Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) Secretary General HE Hassan Al Thawadi is dynamically leading preparations for a country in full swing towards ... Read More
December 1, 2016M Ashraf Siddiqui