Doha, HE Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) President Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad Al-Thani crowned Egypt’s World No.1 Ali Farag, champion of Qatar Classic 2020, after his 3-1 victory over New Zealand’s World No.5 Paul Coll in the final match. The Egyptian player defeated New Zealander 11/8, 6/11, 11/9, and 11/9 in the 61-minute game at Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex. HE President of the Qatar Tennis Squash and Badminton Federation Nasser bin Ghanim…"Sheikh Joaan crowns Egypt’s Ali Farag Champion of Qatar Classic 2020"
H.H Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Thani’s homebred WEETAMOO (IRE) (Le Havre x Wild Silva) made a winning debut in Prix de Pomerol, a race for unraced juvenile fillies over 1900 metres at Bordeaux on Saturday, 7 November. The Philippe Sogorb-trained runner enjoyed a good trip, having sat on the heels of the leaders, and showed commendable courage by reeling in MIDNIGHT SPECIAL (Muhtathir) at the wire to win by a short head with Anthony…"H.H Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Thani’s WEETAMOO strikes at first time of asking"
H.H Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Thani’s homebred BIG FIVE (GB) (Frankel x Louvain) maintained his unbeaten record by proving a clear winner of the Prix Gay Mécèn, a class 1 race run over 2,400 metres for three-year-olds at Saint-Cloud on Saturday, 7 November. Trained by Francis-Henri Graffard and ridden on this occasion by Olivier Peslier, BIG FIVE won very cosily after leaving BARATIN (FR) (Tin Horse) three lengths in his wake. BIG FIVE’s previous…"H.H Sheikh Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Thani’s BIG FIVE retains his unbeaten record"
HE Ambassador of the State of Qatar to Mexico Mohammed bin Jassim Al Kuwari affirmed the high and great standing of the State of Qatar in the region and the world. In an interview with the Mexican channel Milano HE the Ambassador said that the State of Qatar is an important center for sport in the region and the World Cup is an opportunity to transcend all differences between cultures and people. Regarding Qatar’s preparations…"Qatar’s Ambassador to Mexico: Qatar Enjoys Great Regional, Global Position"
The State of Qatar participated via videoconferencing in the meeting of the 112th session of the Permanent Council of La Francophonie, which was chaired by HE Secretary-General of the International Organization of La Francophonie Louise Mushikiwabo. HE Ambassador of the State of Qatar to the French Republic and Qatar’s representative to the International Organization of La Francophonie Sheikh Ali bin Jassim Al-Thani represented the State of Qatar in the meeting. The participation of the State…"Qatar Participates in Permanent Council of La Francophonie Meeting"
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation has announced that UAE nationals holding diplomatic, special and mission passports can now travel to the Republic of Peru without pre-entry visas and for stays of up to 90 days for each visit. Emiratis holding normal passports can now travel visa-free to Peru for stays of up to 90 days over a period of 180 days. The decision comes into effect today on November 8, 2020. Emiratis…"The Republic of Peru Exempts Emirati Nationals from Pre-entry Visa"