Daily Archives: September 13, 2012

Bulgarian Defense Minister Hails Military Cooperation with Qatar

Sofia, September 13 (QNA) – Bulgaria’s Defense Minister Anyu Angelov on Thursday said that military cooperation ties with Qatar has seen an increasing growth in the recent time, which was interpreted  in the cooperation agreement signed on Saturday a…

Qatar’s Al-Attiyah Shows off Olympic Medal

Cardiff, Wales, September 13 (QNA) – Qatar’s Nasser Al-Attiyah has got something none of his FIA World Rally Championship rivals have: a medal from the London 2012 Olympics. And to prove it he brought it along to free practice for Wales Rally GB.As we…

The Emiri Diwan Mourns HE Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalid Bin Hamad Al Thani

Doha, September 13 (QNA) – The Emiri Diwan has mourned the death of late HE Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalid Bin Hamad Al Thani who passed away on Thursday morning at the age of 57. The funeral prayer will be performed after asr (afternoon) prayer at the old r…

Interior Minister Meets US Attorney General

Doha, September 13 (QNA) – The Minister of State for Interior Affairs, HE Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani, met here today with the visiting U.S. Attorney General, Eric Holder. Talks during the meeting dealt with means of promoting join…

Qatar Hosts Capital Markets Conference 2012 in Sep 18

Doha, September 13 (QNA) – Under the patronage of HE Sheikh Hamad Bin Jassim Bin Jabor Al-Thani, Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Qatar Central Bank, in collaboration with the General Secretariat for Development Planning and the Interna…

Qatar Exchange Index Gains 95.99 Points This Week

Doha, September 13 (QNA) – Qatar Exchange index gained 95.99 points (1.13%) this week when the bourse closed at 8,563.19 points on Thursday. Trading value this week decreased by 30.69% to reach QR 2,107,965,155.75 compared to QR 3,041,298,567.32. Tra…

Qatar International Businesswomen Forum Starts October 15

Doha, September 13 (QNA) – Perspectives on the ‘post-revolutions’ of the Arab economy and the challenges businesswomen are facing in the transitional period will be among the key topics discussed at the third Qatar International Businesswomen Forum to…

Qatar Congratulates the New Libyan Prime Minister

Doha, September 13 (QNA) – The State of Qatar has congratulated HE Mustafa Abu-Shakour for being elected Prime Minister of the Libyan government and also congratulated the Libyan people of the impartial electoral process held there.A statement the Emi…