LYON, France – INTERPOL’s Project Stadia has convened its third global experts group meeting on sports legislation from 5th to 6th October at Lyn, France. Legal experts, lawyers and advisors in sporting event security aims to frame guidelines on the key legislative components that a host country should establish when … Read More

Geneva, October 05 (QNA) – Dr. Ali bin Samikh Al Marri, Chairman, National Human Rights Committee Qatar (NHRC) met Prince Zeid bin Ra’ad, the United Nations high commissioner for human rights. Both organizations enjoy strategic partnership and reviewed means of boosting cooperation and future mutual activities at the local, regional … Read More

Brussels, October 05 (QNA) – Sultan bin Saad Al Muraikhi, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs announced a Qatari donation of $10 million towards achieving prosperity and peace in Afghanistan. He was speaking at the two days Brussels Conference on Afghanistan organized by EU and the Afghan government. He … Read More

Doha, October 05 (QNA) – Caribbean’s announced today their support for Dr. Hamad bin Abdulaziz Al Kuwari, Qatar’s Candidate to the Post of Director General, UNESCO. Dr. AlKuwari is Former Minister for Culture & Heritage, State of Qatar and presently serving as Adviser on Culture to Emir of Qatar. Announcement … Read More

Doha, October 04 (QNA) – HE President of Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad Al-Thani met Tuesday with the Qatari Olympic medalist who won their country the first silver Olympic and Paralympic medals ever.

The meeting took place at the headquarters of QOC to celebrate the historic feat. HE … Read More

Doha, October 04 (QNA) – Over 41 million various services were provided during first half of the year 2016 as per a report issued by Qatar’s Ministry of Interior. An increase of 27.3% is reported in first half of the year. The report shed light on the ministry’s … Read More

Istanbul, October 04 (QNA) – Jassim bin Saif Al Sulaiti, Minister of Transport and Communication met on Tuesday with Ahmet Arslan, Turkish Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications.

Al Sulaiti is participating in the Ministerial Conference of the 26th Universal Postal Union Congress in Istanbul. During the meeting, ministers discussed … Read More

Istanbul, October 04 (QNA) – Jassim Saif Al Sulaiti, Minister of Transport and Communications participated on Tuesday in the 26th Universal Postal Union (UPU) Congress, along with ministers from 50 member countries taking part.

The meeting, which took place in Istanbul, discussed the state of the global postal sector and … Read More

Doha, October 03 (QNA) – Andrei Seitz, Deputy Foreign Minister for Middle East and Africa Affairs, Ukraine lauded significant role of State of Qatar in political and economic fields on regional and international levels.

As reported in Arabic daily AlSharq and AlRaya newspapers, in an exclusive interview with the … Read More

Doha, October 04 (QNA) – Central Bank Qatar announced hosting of 3rd Annual Information Security Conference on November 1. Abdul Hadi Ahen, Acting Director of Banking Systems, Payment & Settlement Department at QCB told that this year’s edition will shed light on the role played by cooperation and pre-emptive … Read More

Kyoto, Japan, October 03 (QNA) – Dr. Mohammed bin Abdul Wahed Al Hammadi, Minister of Education and Higher Education of Qatar met on Monday with Iranian Minister of Science, Research and Technology Mohammad Farhadi in Kyoto, Japan. Both were in Kyoto for attending Science and Technology in Society Forum.

Qatar … Read More

Tokyo, October 03 (QNA) – Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani welcomed Japan’s decision of multiple entry visas (valid for three years) to holders of Qatari passports effective today. He regarded Japan’s decision as a big step towards promoting relations between people of both the countries. Both sides also welcomed … Read More