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Qatar and Turkey ink 10 new deals in latest round of ‘Strategic Dialogue’ meetings

The signings are mainly economic and are an addition to the previous 52 Doha-Ankara agreements. Qatar and Turkey have signed ten new agreements during the sixth Strategic Dialogue between the two countries, held on Thursday...

Qatar condemns the killing of top Iranian scientist

Foreign minister Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani calls for restraint and finding fundamental solutions for outstanding issues. Qatar has expressed its strong condemnation of the assassination of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, head of the research center of new...

Sheikh Tamim arrives in Ankara for Qatar-Turkey Strategic Dialogue

Doha-Ankara relations exhibit growth in a recent dialogue between the countries’ rulers. Qatar’s Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani arrived in Ankara on Thursday to meet with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan for the...

Qatar steps up counterterrorism efforts with new UN programme office in Doha

The country’s parliament is the first in the world to sign such an agreement. Qatar’s Shura Council signed an agreement with the United Nations to establish the UNOCT Programme Office on Parliamentary Engagement in...

Bahrain claims Doha ‘violated’ GCC agreement for stopping two boats breaching Qatar’s territorial waters

The blockading country’s claim comes as it continues to impose an illegal land, air and sea blockade on Doha. Qatar’s border security stopped two Bahraini boats that breached its territorial waters, AFP reported on Wednesday. Qatar’s...

Qatari official sees ‘encouraging signs’ in diplomacy to end GCC crisis

Meshal-Al Thani, Qatar’s ambassador to the United States, sees three easy steps to help heal the GCC rift. Recent diplomatic negotiations show encouraging signs of the end of the Gulf crisis, according to Meshal Al-Thani,...

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Qatar eases Exceptional Entry Permit measures for residents travelling abroad

The decision was based on local and international epidemiological factors regarding the spread of COVID-19. Residents currently in Qatar with plans to travel and return...

Top 10 authentic restaurants for world cuisines right here in Doha

Qatar is home to a huge melting pot of expats from different parts of the world and this is reflected in the wide range...

Graffiti finally cleaned off iconic ‘East-West / West-East’ artwork

The world famous East-West / West-East art work by Richard Serra, situated in Qatar's Brouq nature reserve has finally been cleaned by authorities. Shortly after...

Bahrain claims Doha ‘violated’ GCC agreement for stopping two boats breaching Qatar’s territorial waters

The blockading country’s claim comes as it continues to impose an illegal land, air and sea blockade on Doha. Qatar’s border security stopped two Bahraini...