Daily Archives: August 26, 2012

Qatari Aid to Iran’s Earthquake Victims Continue

Doha, August 26 (QNA) – Upon lofty directives, the second flight of the air bridge established by the State of Qatar, for assisting the victims of the earthquake that hit a number of towns and villages in northern Iran, left

Al-Attiyah Finishes Eighth in Rally Germany

Treves (Germany),  August 26 (QNA) – Racer Qatar’s Nasser Al-Attiyah came in eighth place 12.50,4 minutes behind the leader Sebastien who won his ninth title in  Rally of Germany timing 3.41.52,4 hours, in Phase IX of the World Rally Championship,

Qatar Stock Exchange Up 0.07%

Doha, August 26 (QNA) – Qatar Exchange was pursued its upswing trend Sunday adding 6.06 points (or 0.07%) to advance to 8,509.70 points from 8,503.64 Thursday. The volume of the shares traded was up to 51,356,165 from 49,844,764 on Thursday

Barwa Affirms Invalidity of News on Inauguration of Park House Project Next Nov

Doha, August 26 (QNA) – Barwa Real Estate, a Qatari joint stock company, has announced the invalidity of news reports circulated vis some media organs recently regarding Barwa’s Inauguration of Park House in London in November. This came in a

Neil Armstrong, first man ever on the Moon dies at age 82

Washington: Neil Armstrong, the first man ever to walk on the moon, has died aged 82 as the result of cardiovascular complications following surgery.

The former US astronaut, who will go down on history as the most famous pioneer of …

Don’t ignore Syria’s humanitarian crisis, UAE Paper

Abu Dhabi: There seems to be no ready-made solution to the Syrian crisis. The regime and its opponents, including international and regional players, obviously don’t have a clue about how to end the bloodshed and restore stability without compromising the …

Sheikh Zayed Book Award receives 65 nominations in Children’s Literature category

Abu Dhabi: The Sheikh Zayed Book Award announced today it received a total of 65 nominations in the “Children’s Literature” category in the Award’s seventh session of 2012 / 2013 currently running.

The category aims at encouraging children and adolescent’s …