HE the Foreign Minister of Qatar Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani yesterday participated in the international ministerial meeting on the future of Mosul held in Paris.
QU SESRI holds workshop on ‘Advanced Sampling’
The Social & Economic Survey Research Institute (SESRI) at Qatar University (QU) held a four-day workshop on “Advanced Sampling” recently to introduce researchers to the principles and practice of analysing data from complex sample surveys.
Suicide bombers in deadly twin raids in northern Iraq
Gunmen wearing suicide vests attacked government targets in the Kurdish-controlled city of Kirkuk and killed 16 at an Iranian-run construction site further north on Friday as troops advanced on jihadist bastion Mosul.
Ousted Thai premier Yingluck Shinawatra said Friday she would fight a junta order demanding she personally pay nearly $1 billion in compensation for a rice policy critics say was riddled with graft.
Indian doctor accused of crimes becomes president of WMA
The World Medical Association (WMA), the top medical-ethics body, on Friday installed an Indian doctor facing corruption charges as its president, despite controversy surrounding his appointment while legal cases are pending.
A seven-fold hike in visa fees to do business in Saudi Arabia risks deterring the foreign investment needed to transform its oil-dependent economy, diplomats and other sources say.
Milaha posts 9-month profit of QR759mn on QR1.99bn revenues
Milaha (Qatar Navigation) has reported a net profit of QR759mn, translating into QR6.68 earnings-per-share, on QR1.99bn revenues during the first nine months of this year.
Its net profit stood at QR959mn, rendering earnings-per-share of QR8.44, on QR2.3bn operating revenues in the comparable period
Those who will enter the Hellfire and then come out of it are the people of tawheed. They are the ones who do not associate anything with Allah.
Bryan Adams to perform in Doha
Few things bring back sweet nostalgia as lucidly as the ever-charming coarse vocals of Bryan Adams plunging into Summer of ’69, Heaven, Straight from the Heart, Cuts Like a Knife, or (Everything I do) I Do It for You.