Daily Archives: July 27, 2012

Qatar’s Athletes to Compete in 2012 Olympic Games on Saturday

London, July 27 (QNA) – Qatar’s national athletes will begin on Saturday their participation in the preliminary competitions in the prestigious 30th London 2012 Summer Olympic Games which kicked off in London on Friday. Qatar’s flag-bearer and prominent shooter, Bahia

Prime Minister Congratulates Hisham Kandil

Doha, July 27 (QNA) – HE the Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jabor Al Thani has sent a cable of congratulations to Dr Hisham Kandil on his appointment to form a new government of the

QOC Secretary General Opens ‘ Bayt Qatar’

London, July 27 (QNA) – HE the Secretary General of Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) Sheikh Saud bin Abdurrahman Al-Thani has opened Bayt Qatar (the House of Qatar), launched  on the sideline of London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games at the

KZHF implements Iftar Project in Argentina

Buenos Aires: The UAE embassy in Argentina has supervised Iftar Project implemented by the Khalifa Bin Zayed Humanitarian Foundation in Cordoba in coordination with the Arabian Muslim Society.

Fasters hailed the charitable gesture which was organized for the second time …

UAE Ambassador hosts Iftar banquet in Pakistan

Islamabad: Essa Abdulla Al Basha Al Nuaimi, UAE Ambassador to Pakistan hosted here an Iftar banquet under the framework of the activities carried out by the embassy during the Holy Month of Ramadan.

The ceremony was attended by Dr. Farooq …

UAE stresses full support to counter piracy off the Coast of Somalia

New York: The United Arab Emirates has stressed its full support to develop the capacity of Somali national forces, especially its coast guard following the end of the transitional period in August with the aim of countering piracy off the …

2012 H1 delivers record hotel guests for Abu Dhabi on track for 2.3 million yearly target

Abu Dhabi: A total of 1.189 million guests stayed in Abu Dhabi’s hotels and hotel apartments during the first six months of this year showing an increase of 14% on the same period last year.

Figures released by Abu Dhabi …