Daily Archives: August 18, 2012

HH the Emir Exchanges Congratulraory Cables on the Advent of Eid Al Fitr

oha, August 18 (QNA) – HH the Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani on Saturday exchanged cables of congratulations on the advent of Eid Al Fitr with the leaders of the Arab and Islamic countries. HH the Emir also received cables of congratulations …

HH the Heir Apparent Exchange Greetings on Eid Al Fitr

Doha, August 18 (QNA) – HH the Heir Apparent Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, in telephone calls he received on Saturday, exchanged greetings on the occasion of Eid Al Fitr with HRH the Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Kingdom of Bahra…

HH the Emir Receives Cable of Congratulations from Advisory Council

Doha, August 18 (QNA) – HH the Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani has received a cable of congratulations from HE the Speaker of the Advisory Council Mohamed bin Mubarak Al-Kholaifi on the occasion of Eid Al-Fitr (Lesser Bairam). In his cable HE …

HE the Prime Minister Exchanges Eid Al Fitr Congratulations

Doha, August 18 (QNA) – HE the Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jabor Al Thani on Saturday exchanged cables of congratulations with the prime ministers of the arab and islamic countries on the advent of Eid Al Fitr. (QNA)

Qatar Stars League Announces 2012-13 Season Schedule

Doha, August 18 (QNA) – The Qatar Stars League 2012-13 season will kick off on September 15 as per the schedule released by the league’s management, a Qatar Olympic Committee bulletin said today. Al Sadd Football Club and Al Arabi will play the openin…

Qatar Holding Purchases 20% Stake in BAA

Doha, August 18 (QNA) – Qatar Holding LLC announced Saturday an agreement with Spanish Ferrovial and other investors to buy 20% indirect shareholding of BAA Ltd. (BAA), which operates Heathrow airport among others. The Qatari fund released a statement…

Over 50,000 impoverished Palestinians benefit from KZHF Iftar programme in West Bank

Jerusalem: As the sun dipped below the Mediterranean horizon, thousands of Palestinian families packed into the iftar tents run by the Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Charity Foundation throughout the…

Canada can teach Europe a debt lesson – UAE newspaper

Abu Dhabi: A UAE newspaper wondered how Merkel and Europe must envy Canada’s fiscal prudence. In an editorial written on the backdrop of German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Canadian tour, Gulf…