Qatar’s attorney general orders arrest of finance minister

Qatar’s Public Prosecutor ordered the arrest of Minister of Finance Ali Sharif Al-Emadi over reports of crime related to holding public office, Qatar News Agency reported on Thursday.“After reviewing documents, and their attached reports, the Attorney General ordered the arrest of the

Qatar: We will provide vaccination against Corona to all those attending the 2022 World Cup

The Qatari Foreign Minister, Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani, announced that his country will provide vaccination against "Corona" for all those attending the 2022 World Cup. According to the Qatari "Al Sharq" website, Al Thani said, upon hosting the "Racina Dialogue 2021", that his country is

Qatar Races Mounting Virus Toll With Vaccine Drive

Qatar is stepping up its coronavirus vaccination drive, officials said Wednesday, with new daily cases almost quadrupling since January and prompting calls for a renewed lockdown. While the country's death toll per capita is low, almost 5 percent of deaths since the beginning of the pandemic were

The Emir of Qatar will attend the Gulf summit in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday

Qatari official media reported on Monday evening that the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, will attend the Gulf summit in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday. The media quoted the Amiri Diwan as saying that Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani would lead the delegation of the State of Qatar to part

The Emir of Qatar receives a vaccine against the Corona virus

Today, Wednesday, the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, received the first dose of a vaccine against the Corona virus.The Emir of Qatar, via "Instagram", posted a photo of him while receiving the vaccine, and said, "Today I took the Covid-19 vaccine, and I wish everyone safety and pr

67 Nepal migrant workers died in Qatar World Cup preparations

Qatar faces new shocking figures as deaths of Nepalese migrant workers ahead of the 2022 World Cup are at their highest level for at least three years, Sportsmail revealed. According to Sportsmail's report, just two years before from the World Cup final, figures shows 67 Nepalese migrants died in

248 Covid-19 recoveries in Qatar on Nov 26

Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) today recorded 215 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) and 248 people recovered from the virus in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of people recovered in Qatar to 135,198. Out of the 215 new cases, 171 are community cases and 44 from travellers returni

Qatar: There is no winner from the Gulf crisis

Qatar stressed on Monday that all the alleged reasons highlighted as justifications for the blockade against the small Gulf state are false, stressing that there is no winner from this crisis. Speaking online at the opening of the Global Security Forum held in New York, Qatar's Deputy Prime

Qatar to hold Shura Council elections next year

The Emir of Qatar has announced that the country will hold long-promised elections for its top advisory panel next year, reports Al Jazeera. Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani said that the first ever vote for the Shura Council will take place in October 2021. “It is an important step tow

UK, Australia Await Final Probe Report on Invasive Qatar Airport Searches of Women

Britain has said that it was awaiting the final report on the investigation behind "illegal" gynecological searches performed on female travelers at Qatar’s main airport, while Australia hoped for a “transparent” legal process. Women on 10 flights out of Doha, including at least

Qatar Refers Those Behind Invasive Airport Searches of Women for Prosecution

Qatar said on Friday that those responsible for invasive gynecological searches of passengers at Doha airport had been referred for prosecution over the "violations" following widespread outrage. Women on 10 Qatar Airways flights out of Doha were subject to the examinations as authorities searche

Saud bin Abdulrahman Al Thani appointed head of the Qatari Emiri Diwan

The Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, issued an Amiri Decree appointing a new head of the Amiri Diwan on Tuesday 27 October 2020. According to the official Qatar News Agency, "Qena"; The Emiri Order No. (5) of 2020 appointed Sheikh Saud bin Abdulrahman bin Hassan bin Ali Al Thani as

It rose to 100 ... Qatar Airways increases its destinations around the world

Qatar Airways said, Thursday, October 15, 2020, that it will increase the number of its global destinations to 100, after launching its flights to Sofia in Bulgaria, on Friday, to increase its total flights to more than 700 flights. The national carrier of the State of Qatar said in a statement t

Qatar makes formal request for F-35 jets

Qatar has submitted a formal request to the United States to buy stealthy F-35 fighter jets, three people familiar with the deal said, in a deal that if pursued could strain US ties with Saudi Arabia and Israel, Reuters reports. The request for the Lockheed Martin Co jets was submitted

Afghanistan president arrives in Doha Monday

Afghanistan President Dr Mohamed Ashraf Ghani will arrive in Doha Monday on an official visit to the country. His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani will meet the Afghanistan president at the Amiri Diwan Tuesday to discuss the bilateral relations and ways to enhance them.

Doha: Intelligence reveals plan to attack Qatar before blockade

The Gulf States and Egypt planned to attack Qatar before imposing their blockade in 2017, a senior Qatari official revealed in an Al Jazeera documentary broadcast on Sunday. “There is intelligence evidence documented by heads of states that proves a planned military invasion of the State of

Qatar refuses to head Arab League instead of Palestine

The State of Qatar refused to assume the presidency of the 154th regular session of the Arab League at the ministerial level instead of Palestine, which has recently resigned from the position. Qatar announced in a statement on Thursday evening: “We apologise for completing the aforemention

Emir of Qatar: ‘We will continue to support efforts to hold war criminals in Syria accountable’

Emir of Qatar Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani affirmed that his country will continue to support efforts to achieve justice and hold the perpetrators of atrocities, war crimes and crimes against humanity in Syria accountable. “We will continue to provide all aspects of support and assistance to th