Daily Archives: September 27, 2012

HH Sheikha Moza Joins UN Secretary General at Launch of Education First

UNITED NATIONS, September 26 (QNA) – HH Sheikha Moza bint Nasser today joined UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon at the launch of his new initiative to make education a top global priority and boost progress towards the Millennium Development Goals on e…

العقيلي: قطر تمتلك مقومات توظيف قطاع البريد لتسهيل التبادل التجاري

الدوحة في 27 سبتمبر /قنا/ أكد السيد عبدالرحمن العقيلي رئيس المؤسسة العامة للبريد أن دولة قطر تمتلك مقومات تمكنها من تحقيق تقدم أكبر في مجال …

Bulgarian PM Meets Qatari Minister of Municipality

Sofia, September 27 (QNA) – Bulgaria’s Prime Minister Boyko Borisov on Thursday met with Qatar’s Minister of Municipality and Urban Planning HE Sheikh Abdulrahman bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al Thani, currently on a visit to Bulgaria. The meeting discus…

HH Sheikha Moza Urges Intensified Efforts to Meet MDG Targets

NEW YORK, September 27 (QNA) – HH Sheikha Moza bint Nasser has called for intensified efforts to reach the UN anti-poverty targets, known as the Millennium Development Goals (MDG), by their fast approaching deadline of 2015.Her Highness, a MDG Advocat…

Qatar Welcomes Sudan, South Sudan Agreement

Doha, September 27 (QNA) – Qatar has welcomed the agreement between Sudan and South Sudan that was concluded Thursday in the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa, an official source at the foreign ministry told Qatar News Agency (QNA).The official express…

Siemens Appoints New CEO for Qatar

Doha, September 27 (QNA) – Siemens today announced the appointment of Bernhard Fonseka as new Chief Executive Officer for its rapidly-expanding operations in Qatar. Based in Doha, Fonseka will take on his new role at Siemens WLL, the Qatari unit of Si…

Qatar Keen on Providing Low-cost Housing

Cairo, September 27 (QNA) – Qatar has underlined its commitment to support and promote joint Arab action in all fields, especially housing and development, and the expansion in projects providing low-cost housing, and the exchange of experiences in th…

Qatar Exchange Index Drops 105.95 Points This Week

Doha, September 27 (QNA) – Qatar Exchange index lost 105.95 points (1.23%) this week when the bourse closed at 8,493.70 points on Thursday. The trading value during this week decreased by 25.30% to reach QR 882,581,458.21 compared to QR 1,181,467,877….