Daily Archives: September 22, 2012

Egypt Mulls Importing LNG from Qatar, Says Kamal

Cairo, September 22 (QNA) – Egypt’s Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Osama Kamal, said on Saturday that his country is looking forward to strengthen ties of cooperation with Qatar, especially in the promising investment opportunities in th…

World’s Only Flying Eye Hospital Lands in Doha

Doha, September 22 (QNA) – The world’s only Flying Eye Care hospital, housed within a DC-10 aircraft parked at the Doha International Airport (DIA), opened for visitors Saturday as part of its four-day goodwill tour of the Middle East.The plane brough…

Qatar Comes Third in the AFC Asia Cup in Basketball

Tokyo, September 22 (QNA) – The Qatari basketball team won Bronze in the AFC Asia Cup, after the team defeated the Philippines Saturday 79-63. Iran won the tournament after it defeated hosts Japan 53-51 in a very closely contested game. This is the fi…

Al Jaish Beat Lekhwiya in Qatar Stars League

Doha, September 22 (QNA) – Last year’s runners up Al Jaish defeated Qatar Stars League (QSL) title holders Lekhwiya 1-nil in the match played on the Thani bin Jassim Stadium in Gharafa sports club. The win provided Al Jaish with a precious win over th…

Katara Hosts Expo on Works by Sudanese Artist Ibrahim El-Salahi

Doha, September 22 (QNA) – In collaboration with the Museum for African Art, New York, Katara, the Cultural Village Foundation, will bring to Doha Ibrahim El-Salahi: A Visionary Modernist, the first museum retrospective of acclaimed Sudanese artist Ib…

QSA Develops A System of Environmental Statistics

Doha, September 22 (QNA) – Qatar Statistics Authority (QSA) is currently working on developing the environmental statistics for the State of Qatar and on creating an advanced environmental database to keep pace with development witnessed by all fields…

Supreme Council of Health Assesses Readiness to Disaster Response

Doha, September 22 (QNA) – The Supreme Council of Health (SCH) organized a comprehensive workshop to assess of the capacity of the national health sector’s preparedness and response to emergencies and disasters, which is an important part of the natio…

Spirit OF Qatar Teams Finish Third and Sixth in Italian Grand Prix Race

Cernobbio, Italy, September 22 (QNA) – Qatar Ali-Neama and HE Sheikh Hassan bin Jabor Al-Thani finished third and sixth overall in race one at the Italian Grand Prix, round three of the 2012 UIM Class One World Powerboat Championship, on Lake Como on …