All set for season-ending Wanda Diamond League in Doha

DOHA, There is excitement in the air as international athletics makes a return to Doha at the final leg of the abridged version of the 2020 Wanda Diamond League at the Qatar Sports Club, home of athletics in Doha, on Friday, September 25.   A total of 27 Olympics and World medallists, including six reigning world champions and three reigning Olympic champions, are leading a star cast of about 116 athletes who have made it…

"All set for season-ending Wanda Diamond League in Doha"

Bahrain’s unique religious freedom, coexistence experience highlighted at UNGA 75 webinar

Manama, His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa has saluted the participants in the high-level webinar organised by the King Hamad Global Centre for Peaceful Coexistence, in collaboration with “This Is Bahrain”, hailing the continuous efforts being made to spread Bahrain’s message of peace, tolerance and peaceful coexistence.       Themed “Why Freedom of Religion or Belief Is Vital for Peace? The Kingdom of Bahrain as a Historical Model”, the virtual forum was…

"Bahrain’s unique religious freedom, coexistence experience highlighted at UNGA 75 webinar"

Lebanon asks world’s help ‘trying to rise from its rubble’

Beirut, Facing an economic meltdown and other crises, Lebanon’s president on Wednesday asked for the world’s help to rebuild the capital’s main port and neighborhoods that were blown away in last month’s catastrophic explosion. President Michel Aoun made the plea in a prerecorded speech to the U.N. General Assembly’s virtual summit, telling world leaders that Lebanon’s many challenges are posing an unprecedented threat to its very existence, The Associated Press (AP) reported. Most urgently, the…

"Lebanon asks world’s help ‘trying to rise from its rubble’"

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs: Implementing Responsibility to Protect Principle is Paramount

HE Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani stressed that the responsibility to protect is the first line of defense for civilians, adding that the State of Qatar supports all international efforts to protect civilians in countries facing armed conflict, in line with the State of Qatar’s policies and its commitment to international law. This came during His Excellency’s statement at the high-level meeting of the Group of Friends…

"Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs: Implementing Responsibility to Protect Principle is Paramount"

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Meets Secretary General of Fatah’s Central Committee

HE Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani, met on Thursday with HE Secretary General of the Palestinian Fatah’s Central Committee (FCC) Major General Jibril Rajoub, who is currently visiting the country. During the meeting, they reviewed the bilateral cooperation relations between the two countries, in addition to issues of common concern. HE Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs affirmed, during the meeting, Qatar’s full support to…

"Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Meets Secretary General of Fatah’s Central Committee"

UAE stresses commitment to supporting efforts to reinforce international trade, investment

The UAE confirmed its commitment to supporting all global efforts to reinforce international trade and investment. This statement was made during the country’s participation in the closing meeting of G20 trade and investment ministers, which was held remotely and chaired by Saudi Arabia. The UAE was represented by Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of State for Foreign Trade. During his speech at the meeting, Dr. Al Zeyoudi stressed the importance of promoting international…

"UAE stresses commitment to supporting efforts to reinforce international trade, investment"