23 October 2016 Doha Sheikh Khalifa bin Hamad AlThani, former Emir of State of Qatar from 1972 - 1985 passed away in age 84 on Sunday 23rd October 2016. He was grandfather of present Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad AlThani. Qatar will observe three days of mourning, the Emiri Diwan announced ...
October 23, 2016M Ashraf Siddiqui
Tashkent, October 19 (QNA) The 43rd session of the Council of Foreign Ministers of Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) concluded today its meetings in Tashkent. Theme of the meeting was 'Education and Enlightenment: the Path to Peace and Creativity'. Sultan bin Saad Al Muraikhi, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Qatar ...
October 19, 2016M Ashraf Siddiqui
17 October 2016 Ahmet Demirok, ambassador of Turkey visited today the First Turkish School resuming it's academic role for Turkish youth residing in Qatar. ' Turkish children will benefit by establishing of this school to have a decent education in affordable moderate cost, which is heavily subsided in lines of Turkish ...
October 17, 2016M Ashraf Siddiqui
Beijing, October 15 (QNA) - Dr Hamad bin Abdulaziz Al Kuwari, Adviser at the Emiri Diwan and Qatar's Candidate to the Post of Director-General of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has lauded deep relationship between the Arab and Chinese cultures. He was addressing at the Peking University ...
October 15, 2016M Ashraf Siddiqui
The General Secretariat of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation welcomed the adoption by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) of a resolution that acknowledges Al-Aqsa Masjid/Al-Haram Al Sharif to be an exclusively Islamic holy site. The General Secretariat stressed that this resolution was an expression of the ...
October 15, 2016M Ashraf Siddiqui
BANGKOK, Oct 13 (TNA) King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand passed away on Thursday, the Bureau of the Royal Household announced. The statement says the king had received medical treatment at Siriraj Hospital since October 3, 2014. His condition, however, deteriorated until he passed away at 3.52 pm at Siriraj Hospital, it says. King ...
October 14, 2016M Ashraf Siddiqui
Doha 11 October 2016 The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) recently participated in the G20 Young Entrepreneurs’ Alliance (YEA) China Summit and Global Innovators’ Conference in Beijing, China. The YEA supports a global network of young entrepreneurs and organisations in collaborating, deepening, and advancing entrepreneurial activities. The two-day gathering included ...
October 11, 2016M Ashraf Siddiqui
10 October 2016 (Doha) Doha International Family Institute (DIFI) has announced that Al Jazeera Media Network (AJMN) will be its official media partner for the Second Annual Conference on Family Research and Policy, which will address the theme of ‘The Impact of Wars and Conflicts on Arab Families’. Having awareness of both ...
October 10, 2016M Ashraf Siddiqui
Qatar National Bank 09 October 2016 September brought bad news and good news for oil prices. The bad news was the International Energy Agency’s (IEA) warning that weakening oil market fundamentals could delay the rebalancing of the oil market, possibly beyond 2017. But on 28 September, OPEC delivered the good and surprising ...
October 9, 2016M Ashraf Siddiqui
Renowned television channel anchor and a columnist from Pakistan Aftab Iqbal, fame 'Khabernaak', a political-humor talk show will be recording his one episode in Doha on Sunday evening at the Hotel Sapphire. Aftab Iqbal's show is airing on ' Express News ' since September 2015 and gained wide viewership. ...
October 8, 2016M Ashraf Siddiqui