Under the Patronage of H.E. Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al Thani, Prime Minister and Min ...
Under the Patronage of H.E. Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al Thani, Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, State of Qatar, The Euromoney Qatar Conference Returns Doha, 17 May 2022 – The Euromoney Qatar Conference returns to Doha on Sunday 29 May 2022 at The Ritz- Carlton Hotel. Co-hosted by Qatar Central Bank, this ......Read More
Wednesday, May 18, 2022
No Rain and No Resources; Millions of Families across the Horn of Africa Pushed Closer to Catastroph ...
April 19, 2022: Desperately needed rains across the Horn of Africa have so far failed to materialise, almost a month into the current rainy season, and if these conditions continue, along with stagnant and even decreasing humanitarian aid, the number of hungry people due to drought could spiral from the currently estimated 14 million ......Read More
Tuesday, April 19, 2022
Food and Oil Price Hikes Drive up Costs for Cash-Strapped WFP Operations in West Africa as Region Fa ...
The UN World Food Programme (WFP)’s operational costs for 2022 will go up by US$ 136 million in West Africa alone due to the ripple effect of the conflict in Ukraine which is driving up global food and fuel prices. This, as acute hunger in the region has quadrupled in three years – reaching a 10-year high this year, with 43 million ......Read More
Friday, April 15, 2022
Snoonu Launches Its ''Buy 1 Give 1'' Ramadan Initiative to Provide Free Iftar and Suhoor Meals for I ...
Snoonu Launches Its ‘’Buy 1 Give 1’’ Ramadan Initiative to Provide Free Iftar and Suhoor Meals for Its Fleet & Partners with Qatar Charity and Qatar Red Crescent to provide more donation options for customers in Qatar Biryiani Express will provide free iftar meals for Snoonu drivers as official sponsors of the ......Read More
Monday, April 11, 2022
Kuwaiti Mountaineer becomes the Youngest to Climb World's Seven Volcanic Summits
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 02, 2022 – He took up exercise seriously almost all his life, but mountaineer Yousef Al Refaie has taken it to the next level setting a Guinness World Records title for being the Youngest person to climb the Seven Volcanic Summits at 24 years and 119 days. Al Refaie is not only 24 but he is also ......Read More
Saturday, April 2, 2022
Ukraine Pushes Middle East and North Africa Deeper into Hunger as food Prices Reach Alarming Highs
April 01, 2022: As the Muslim holy month of Ramadan begins, the soaring cost of food staples in import-dependent Middle Eastern and North African countries is creating ever greater challenges for millions of families already struggling to keep hunger at bay, the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) said today. Traditionally a month of festivities, when families gather over traditional foods to break their day-long fast, this year millions will be struggling to buy even the most basic foods for their families as the conflict in Ukraine has pushed food prices even higher than the troubling levels at the start of the year. “We are extremely concerned about ......Read More
Friday, April 1, 2022
6 Arab Countries Achieve 60% of the UN SDGs
• Adopting additional indicators for the region and expanded the research in quantity and quality • Report identified key weaknesses in Arab countries' SDG results so far, most notably in SDG 5 (gender equality) • Six countries lead the regional scores, with a total index score of 66 or more • Only three ......Read More
Thursday, March 31, 2022
CH Carolina Herrera will Support Autism Causes in 2022, in Honour of CH Hope
In support of CH Hope, CH Carolina Herrera will support Autism awareness causes in 2022, kicking off with a Mother’s Day celebration focused around raising awareness and donating to local causes across the region, followed by a volunteer opportunity in honor of World Autism Day on April 2nd, 2022. In support of CH Carolina ......Read More
Wednesday, March 23, 2022
QLM Life & Medical Insurance Company QPSC: The AGM and EGM Endorses items on it's Agenda
QLM Life & Medical Insurance Company QPSC announces the results of the AGM and EGM. The meeting was held on 14/03/2022 and the following resolution were approved 1) Hearing and approving the Directors Report on the activities of the Company, its financial position for the year ended 31st December 2021, and the future plan. 2) Hearing and ......Read More
Tuesday, March 15, 2022
Researchers at WCM-Q and QF Collaborate with US Scientists to Develop Screening Tool to Prevent Gene ...
Doha – February 21, 2022: A team led by collaborating researchers from Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q), Qatar Foundation (QF) and Weill Cornell Medicine in New York (WCM NY) have assembled a large genomic database on the Qatari people, and have used it to develop an advanced but low-cost screening tool for genetic diseases in this ......Read More
Monday, February 21, 2022
The International Event for Homeland Security and Civil Defence Returns To Doha from 24 to 26 May 20 ...
Official Delegates From 30 Nations Expected At 14th Edition of Biennial Showcase Doha, Qatar - February 7 2022: Milipol Qatar, the Middle East leading international event for homeland security and civil defence, returns to the Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre (DECC) from May 24-26 against a background of rising demand for innovative ......Read More
Monday, February 7, 2022
Al Meera Hosts Beach Cleanup at “Jazirat Bin Ghannam" in Al Khor on World Cleanup Day 2021
Doha-Qatar – 19, September 2021: In line with its overarching commitment to promoting sustainability in the community, Al Meera Consumer Goods Company (Q.P.S.C.) in coordination with the Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) hosted a cleanup event at “Jazirat Bin Ghannam" in Al Khor beach on the occasion of World Cleanup ......Read More
Monday, September 20, 2021
QF to Host Education-focused Virtual Events at United Nations General Assembly and Global Goals Week
QF will bring together experts in the fields of progressive education and sustainability to open up a worldwide conversation September 19, 2021: Qatar Foundation will be bringing together expert voices in a global discussion on two key global themes – education and sustainability – at the 76th Session of the United Nations General ......Read More
Sunday, September 19, 2021
Snoonu Awarded ‘Best Project for Entrepreneurs' by Najah Qatari 2021 Festival
The 4th edition of Najah Qatari concludes highlighting the most successful Qatari experiences in the fields of innovation, invention, inspiration, and entrepreneurship. The award reflects Snoonu’s excellence in providing the best and most innovate technologies whilst contributing towards the development of entrepreneurship in ......Read More
Monday, August 30, 2021
Hyatt Regency Oryx Doha Worked Together with Wa'hab to Distribute Essential Food Items to Local Comm ...
As part of Hyatt Global Month of Service and hotel corporate social responsibility. Doha, Qatar – 2 August 2021: Hyatt Regency Oryx Doha, the first Hyatt Regency brand in Qatar, located on airport, have joined forces with Wa’hab for a collaborative campaign in conjunction with the hotel’s suppliers to donate essential food ......Read More
Monday, August 2, 2021
Umm Al Houl Power Digitally Transforms Qatar's Utilities Sector
•With SAP Solutions, Independent Water and Power Plant Gains Real-Time Decision-Making, Robust management of its Business Processes, and Increased Efficiency in Resource Utilization DOHA, Qatar — 12 July 2021: Umm Al Houl Power, one of the largest independent water and power plants in Qatar and the Middle East, is driving innovation in Qatar’s utilities sector with increased efficiency in management of its Business Processes and Resource Utilization, thanks to a digital transformation partnership with global technology company SAP. Supporting Qatar National Vision 2030 goals of power and water security, Umm Al Houl Power is a state-of-the-art ......Read More
Monday, July 12, 2021