Daily Archives: December 29, 2019

UAE leaders condole Kazakh President on victims of jet crash.

President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a cable of condolences to President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev of Kzakhstan, on the victims of the Bek Air passenger jet crash. At least 12 people were killed and dozens injured after the pl…

UAE condemns attempted attack by terrorist in Dammam, praises Saudi security’s vigilance.

The UAE has condemned an attempt by terrorist elements to carry out a sabotage operation using a car bomb in Dammam, Saudi Arabia, on Sunday.In a statement released today, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation praised the vigila…

28 people killed in road collisions in Egypt

Cairo, Twenty-eight people were killed on Saturday in two separate road crashes in Egypt, according to medical and security sources.The death toll in a collision between a minibus carrying workers and a truck rose to 22 after four people died of injuri…

QATAR AIRWAYS SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETES ANNUAL CONTINGENCY PLANNING EXERCISE

DOHA, Qatar, Qatar Airways conducted a planned emergency exercise earlier this month to rehearse its emergency management programme and response functions.The emergency simulation is an annual commitment undertaken by the airline to ensure that its sta…

Qatar handball team defeat Iran in a friendly match

Doha, Qatar’s handball team defeated Iran 31-16 in a friendly match in Doha on Saturday in preparation for the upcoming Asian Championship, which is set to take place in Kuwait from January 16 to 27.The competition also acts as a qualifier to the world…

Stage set for 2020 Qatar ExxonMobil Tournament

Doha, Secretary-General of Qatar Tennis Federation (QTF) Tareq Zainal said that the Qatar Exxon Mobil Open Tennis Championship for men has become one of the most important tournaments in the 250-point category on the ATP schedule, due to its world-clas…