For the first time in the 89-year history of the UCI Road World Championships, the event heads to the Middle East as Doha, Qatar chosen the host. Due to the heat of Qatar, the Worlds move from the traditional September date to mid-October.

The 2016 Worlds courses, on paper, look suited … Read More

Balsamo, who finished sixth in Richmond last year, capitalised on a strong lead-out from her Italian teammates to beat the USA’s Skylar Schneider on the long drag to the finish line. Susanne Andersen made it another medal for Norway as she sprinted to third place.

The junior women had an early … Read More


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 … Read More

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 … Read More

11 October 2016

Vodafone Qatar has rolled out another global retail store concept at its new store located in Ummslal Mohammed area, taking its nationwide retail footprint to a total of 26 outlets.

The company’s Ummslal store features a complete retail transformation to reflect Vodafone’s world-class look and feel and offer customers … Read More

12 October 2016

INJAZ Qatar, a non-profit organization and a member of Junior Achievement (JA) Worldwide, will host the Mubadara Awards Ceremony at Qatar National Convention Centre on Sunday 16th of October; recognizing some of Qatar’s most outstanding young entrepreneurs. This year’s Mubadara Awards Ceremony will be held under the Patronage … Read More

11 October 2016

Reach Out To Asia (ROTA) and AFIF Charity signed today Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to promote cooperation and joint initiatives that aim to engage children and youth in quality education programmes.

The MoU establishes a framework for cooperation between ROTA and AFIF with the aim of supporting marginalised … Read More

Larry Summers, Harvard University’s President Emeritus to Discuss the Future of Aid and Investing in Global Health

(Doha) 8 October 2016: The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) has announced Dr Lawrence H Summers as a keynote speaker for its 2016 Summit.
Dr Summers is the Charles W Eliot University … Read More

11 October 2016

Qatar national Bank (QNB), has recently achieved as “Best Frontier Markets Bank”, “Best Investment Bank in Qatar”, and “Best Bank in Qatar” by Global Finance Magazine as part of the ‘World’s Best Banks 2016 Awards’.

The Bank was selected for these awards based on its performance over … Read More

Public Relations Department of Qatar Ministry of Interior has stated in it’s press release that the State of Qatar hosts the Road World Championships from 9-16 October 2016 with around 1000 racers from 75 countries and more than 5700 participants from national federations, delegations, technicians and journalists in addition to … Read More

The Philippine Property and Investment Show-Qatar (PPIS-Q) 2016 will be held on October 28 and 29 and include exhibitors from the Philippine investment sector, organisers have announced.

It was announced at the press conference on the Katara Beach 4 Venue by the organisors. Present on the occasion was also Gonar Musor, … Read More

Ambassador Ahmet Demirok of Turkey inaugurated launching ceremony of Turkish language course at the Turkish Cultural Center Doha. ‘ Having a start with 60 students including 10 Qataris in Turkish language course, I feel the premises will be short in meeting future demand from Qatar population ‘, Turkish envoy said … Read More