Daily Archives: October 11, 2012

Qatar Emphasizes Commitment Towards Healthcare

Geneva, October 11 (QNA) – The State of Qatar has asserted its keenness on adopting various measures for psychological and mental wellbeing, specially for children, highlighting the educational and rehabilitative role of Shafallah Center for Children with Special Needs through its services in the fields of special care, social services, and psychiatry.
 The remarks came during a speech by HE Qatar’s Permanent Representative at the UN in Geneva Sheikha Alia Ahmed Bin Saif Al Thani at the opening session for the Mental Health Gap Action Programme held by the World Health Organization (WHO) in Geneva.
 HE Al Thani stressed commitment towards individuals’ rights, specially those who suffer from psychological and mental disorders due to their need for continuous and effective care. 
 The State of Qatar’s constitution ensured healthcare for individuals through article 23, which indicates the State’s commitment towards general health and the provision of prevention and treatment methods against diseases and epidemics by law, she clarified.
 HE Qatar’s Permanent Representative pointed out that the Supreme Council of Health (SCH), which is the State’s supreme body in charge of healthcare, has formulated a National Health Strategy 2011-2016 aimed at achieving a comprehensive system providing services bolstered by research.
 Best Buddies Qatar is one of the most important specialized centers placing methodologies to integrate individuals with intellectual disabilities into society, enabling them to find an arena for expression and participation like other children, and preparing different strata within the community for treating them with no discrimination, she said.
 The State of Qatar has revised existing legislation and worked on new bills ensuring the prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation of individuals with disabilities in general, and specifically intellectual disabilities, Al Thani said, presenting the example of the bill to modify some of the provisions of Law No. (2) for the year 2004 concerning individuals with special needs, in light of the accession of the State of Qatar into the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. (QNA) 

HH the Emir Meets Iranian FM

Doha, October 11 (QNA) – HH the Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, met at Al Wajbah Palace here on Thursday with Iranian Foreign Minister Dr.Ali Akbar Salehi and his accompanying delegation.
Talks during the audience dealt with bilateral relations and means of bolstering them. The latest regional and international developments were also taken up.(QNA)

سمو الأمير يستقبل وزير الخارجية الايراني

الدوحة في 11 أكتوبر/قنا/ استقبل حضرة صاحب السمو الشيخ حمد بن خليفة آل ثاني أمير البلاد المفدى بقصر الوجبة صباح اليوم سعادة الدكتور علي أكبر صالحي وزير الخارجية بالجمهورية الإسلامية الإيرانية والوفد المرافق.
تم خلال المقابلة استعراض العلاقات الثنائية بين البلدين وسبل دعمها وتطويرها.
كما تم بحث تطورات الاوضاع على الساحتين الإقليمية والدولية.

HH the Emir Receives Call from US Secretary of State

Doha, October 11 (QNA) -HH the Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani received today a telephone call from US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.
 The contact dealt with relations between the two countries and developments in the region. (QNA)

سمو الأمير يتلقى اتصالاً هاتفياً من وزيرة الخارجية الأميركية

الدوحة في 11 اكتوبر /قنا/ تلقى حضرة صاحب السمو الشيخ حمد بن خليفة آل ثاني أمير البلاد المفدى اتصالاً هاتفياً اليوم من سعادة السيدة هيلاري كلينتون وزيرة الخارجية الأميركية.
جرى خلال الاتصال استعراض العلاقات الثنائية بين البلدين والمستجدات في المنطقة.

سلطان بن زايد يحضر أفراح الراشدي..

سلطان بن زايد يحضر أفراح الراشدي..

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سلطان بن زايد/ أفراح الراشدي .

أبوظبي في 11 أكتوبر/ وام / حضر سمو الشيخ سلطان بن زايد آل نهيان ممثل صاحب السمو رئيس الدولة مساء اليوم حفل الزفاف الذي أقامه سعيد سهيل بن نوره الراشدي بمناسبة زفاف نجله عبدالله الى كريمة سعيد حسن الراشدي وذلك بقاعة الأفراح بمنطقة الوثبة بأبوظبي.

كما حضر الحفل عدد من الشيوخ وكبار المسؤولين وأعيان القبائل ولفيف من الأهل والأصدقاء..وتخلله عروض وأهازيج من التراث الشعبي وقصائد شعرية في حب الوطن.

وام/ مل .

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Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Meets EU Delegations

Brussels, October 11 (QNA) – The Minister of State for Foreign Affairs,HE Dr. Khalid bin Mohammad Al Attiyah met here with members of the Euromed Follow-up Committee and the European Parliament Delegation for relations with the Arab Peninsula.
 Talks during the meeting dealt with a number of international issues in light of the current events taking place in the Middle East region and the situation in Syria.
 The members of the Committees of the European Parliament hailed the important role played by the State of Qatar since the start of the Arab Spring and its support for the aspirations of the peoples of these countries to freedom and dignity.
     The meeting was attended by HE Sheikh Ali bin Jassim Al Thani, Qatar’s Ambassador to Belgium and the European Union, members of the Qatari embassy and the delegation accompanying the minister.  (QNA)