34.2 C
Doha
Friday, May 14, 2021
Home News COVID-19

COVID-19

Qatar delivers aid to Yemen’s Taiz amid ongoing COVID-19 crisis

Written by Menatalla Ibrahim As COVID-19 cases continue to take a toll on Yemen’s already strained humanitarian conditions, Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has continued its efforts to support local health professionals in the war-torn...

Qatar Airways axes senior pilots in another round of job cuts

Letter to staff exposes pilot layoffs and company-wide salary freeze at the national carrier. We reached out to Qatar Airways this month for comments on the ongoing challenges. According to a leaked letter to Qatar Airways flight...

Should universities slash tuition fees for online education?

By Menatalla Ibrahim With universities across Qatar Foundation continuing to teach students online due to COVID-19 restrictions, questions have been raised about whether tuition fees should be reduced. Education City’s most prestigious universities are due to...

All you need to know: Qatar amends back-to-school plans amid COVID-19 concerns

By Menatalla Ibrahim Qatar’s education ministry (MOEHE) announced changes to a previous back-to-school plan, authorities confirmed on Wednesday, to ensure students’ safety while maintaining the quality of education provided. The new amendments are part of MOEHE’s three-phase...

Doha sees surge of single-use disposables and plastic waste litter

by Salwa Sadek Despite Qatar’s commitment to its National Vision 2030 plan and to the Sustainable Development Agenda 2030, single-use disposables and plastic waste have been on the rise since the pandemic, adding to Doha’s...

Are workout spaces opening too soon?

by Farah Gomaa Doha News puts on its yoga pants and heads to the gym, examining the new safety regulations for reopening during the COVID-19 pandemic. Gyms and workout spaces are now back after a closure...
- Advertisment -

Most Read