Trained by David Simcock for Qatar Racing Limited, END ZONE (Dark Angel x Brown Eyed Honey) made his seasonal bow in the Betway Novice Stakes at Lingfield on Tuesday, 11 August. He had run twice as a 2-year-old for two smart places. Five runners lined up in this sprint over 1,400 metres on the all-weather track. CATHERINE BAY (Hot Streak x Respondez) took the lead with End Zone sitting with cover in fourth position to…"Qatar Racing Limited’s END ZONE in the winners’ enclosure"
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to have a devastating impact on the economy and social well-being of the people in the Arab region, the UN Environment Programme in West Asia (UNEP) is preparing for the first Ministerial meeting on COVID-19 and the environment which is scheduled to take place remotely on 18 August 2020, chaired by the Vice President of the United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA), the Chief Executive of the Supreme Council for Environment in…"PREPARATIONS FOR THE FIRST MINISTERIAL MEETING ON COVID-19 AND THE ENVIRONMENT IN WEST ASIA"
Berlin, The coronavirus has forced changes to the European football calendar, with the Champions League to be completed in a one-legged format from the quarter-finals in Portugal’s capital Lisbon. The games are played August 12-23 behind closed doors and amid a strict safety and hygiene protocol. For the first time – and the only time, according to UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin – the winner will be crowned after an eight-team mini tournament with…"All eyes on Lisbon for Champions League finale"
Riyadh, The Saudi Ministry of Health confirmed 1,521 new cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) across the country in the past 24 hours, bringing the caseload to 291, 468 so far. In a statement posted on its website, the ministry said that 32 infected patients had passed away, bringing the death toll to 3,233 fatalities. It said that 1,640 patients had recovered, raising the tally of recoveries to 255,118. Source: Bahrain News Agency"Saudi confirms 1,521 cases; 32 deaths"
The Diplomatic Institute at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs signed today a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the University of Houston-Clear Lake, in the presence of a number of officials. HE Consul General of the State of Qatar in Houston Rashid bin Abdullah Al Dehaimi and President of University of Houston-Clear Lake Dr. Ira Blake signed the MoU. The remote signing ceremony was attended by HE Director of the Diplomatic Institute Dr. Abdulaziz bin Mohammed…"Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ Diplomatic Institute, University of Houston-Clear Lake Sign MoU"
In the implementation of the directives of HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, the Qatari field hospital was inaugurated on Tuesday at Al Roum Hospital in Beirut, as part of the medical aid and supplies provided by the State of Qatar to support Lebanon. HE Ambassador of the State of Qatar to the Republic of Lebanon Mohammed Hassan Jaber Al Jaber, representative of the Lebanese Minister of Health in the caretaker government Dr.…"Qatar Field Hospital at Al Roum Hospital in Beirut Inaugurated"