Gulf Times - QATAR
$29bn NFE plan bodes well for Qatar energy sector: FocusEconomics

$29bn NFE plan bodes well for Qatar energy sector: FocusEconomics

Qatar's $29bn North Field Expansion (NFE) plan to boost LNG output by over 40% over the next several years bodes well for the future of its energy sector, researcher FocusEconomics said in its latest country report.

Covid-cured not on priority list for vaccination: official

Covid-cured not on priority list for vaccination: official

Those who have recovered from Covid-19 are not given priority in the vaccination against the pandemic, Dr Muna al-Maslamani, medical director of the Communicable Disease Center at Hamad Medical Corporation, told Qatar TV on Monday.

Qatar showcases multi-billion riyal opportunities in its sports sector

Qatar showcases multi-billion riyal opportunities in its sports sector

Qatar, which hosts on an average more than 150 sport events annually, on Monday showcased the multi-billion riyal opportunities in the short to medium term in various fields within the sports sector as the country hosts the FIFA World Cup in 2022 and Asian Games in 2030.

459 cases of the virus, 480 recoveries Sunday in Qatar

459 cases of the virus, 480 recoveries Sunday in Qatar

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) reported Sunday 459 new confirmed cases of coronavirus (Covid-19), of which 415 were from community and 44 from travellers returning from abroad who are subject to quarantine.

Volunteers reflect Qatar’s diversity at FIFA Club World Cup Qatar 2020

Volunteers reflect Qatar’s diversity at FIFA Club World Cup Qatar 2020

More than 1,500 volunteers from across Qatar were recently recruited to support the FIFA Club World Cup 2020 Local Organising Committee as the county delivered another successful edition of the tournament.

Qatar lays out ambition to be LNG king for at least two decades

Qatar lays out ambition to be LNG king for at least two decades

Qatar aims to be the world’s biggest producer of liquefied natural gas for at least the next two decades, capitalising on rising demand as the world transitions from oil and coal to cleaner energy.

Envoy praises development of Qatar-Ukraine Relations

Envoy praises development of Qatar-Ukraine Relations

Qatar's ambassador to Ukraine Hadi bin Nasser al-Hajri praised the development of Qatari-Ukrainian relations in various fields.

QF initiative to transform learning process in Qatar

QF initiative to transform learning process in Qatar

A recently launched initiative by Qatar Foundation (QF) to identify and support the needs of bright, young students in Qatar, is set to transform the learning process in a big way in the country.

Asia stays top destination of Qatar’s exports, imports

Asia stays top destination of Qatar’s exports, imports

Asia remained the principal destination of Qatar’s exports and the first origin of imports as the country saw QR24.7bn trade balance on trade volumes of QR73.41bn during the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2020 ...

Qatar fintechs offer innovative solutions to customers

Qatar fintechs offer innovative solutions to customers

Innovative and cutting-edge fintech ideas by startups and entrepreneurs in Qatar are playing a key role in cementing Qatar’s position as a leading fintech hub in the region and globally.

Qatar-UK Bilateral trade at nearly $3bn in 2020

Qatar-UK Bilateral trade at nearly $3bn in 2020

HE the Minister of Commerce and Industry Ali bin Ahmed al-Kuwari met with UK Minister for International Trade Ranil Jayawardena here on Monday.

Qatar's consumer price index shrinks 1.29% year-on-year in January

Qatar's consumer price index shrinks 1.29% year-on-year in January

Qatar’s cost of living, based on consumer price index (CPI) inflation, rose 1.23% month-on-month in January 2021, mainly on account of costlier transport, furniture, communication and food, according to the Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA).