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SMEs set for growing role in Qatar

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) could be set for a much more prominent role in Qatar, with the government stepping up efforts to collaborate...

Calling for greater climate action

By Neeshad Shafi Two years after the historic Paris Agreement, it's time for concrete action in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, but...

Power shift triggers new LNG rulebook

By Marc Howson A new rule book characterised by the suppleness of supply and autonomy for buyers of LNG is emerging. An oversupply of LNG...

Qatar targets cruise tourism, new markets

The cruise season was officially launched on October 26, with the arrival of the Seabourn Encore at Doha Port. A total of 21 liners...

Today’s IT challenge: Delivering simplicity

By Yasir Afifi It was with a mixture of amazement, delight and pride that I watched as my 18-month-old child unlocked my phone, selected the...

IS THE UNIFYING POWER OF SPORT NOW MORE IMPORTANT THAN EVER?

Each year, the Qatar National Day provides a wonderful opportunity to celebrate the achievements and inspirational spirit of our people and our country. Over recent...

WHY IT MATTERS: ONE YOUNG WORLD YOUTH SUMMIT

A diverse consortium of representatives from 194 countries was in Bogota, Colombia, recently to discuss, among other issues, the role of young people in...

QATAR TO BENEFIT FROM NEW SHIPPING SERVICES

Various options are being explored by Qatar because of the ongoing conflict with its Arab neighbours. On September 17, the Swiss-based Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC)...

HEALTHY LIVING VIA HEALTHY BUILDINGS

Claire Maxfield, Director, Atelier Ten, talks about the importance of leaving behind a legacy of sustainable buildings. Atelier Ten, an international building services and environmental...

CONFLICTING PROVISIONS: DESIGN OR INDUSTRY STANDARD?

Pamela McDonald, Associate at Pinsent Masons, talks how a recent judgement in the UK will affect the construction industry in Qatar. On August 3, 2017...

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McDonald’s Qatar Supports Katara’s 3rd Aquathlon

On the occasion of Qatar’s National Sports Day, McDonald’s Qatar, the leading food service in Qatar, cemented its support for Aquathlon, a swim-run multisport activity,...

BLUEAIR REVEALS AN ALL-NEW AIR PURIFIER

Blueair, a world-leader in air purification solutions, recently unveiled a state-of-the art air purifier for cars, trucks and other road vehicles. With air pollution being...

The Third Edition of the Doha Triathlon

More than 400 athletes from Qatar and around the world took part in the third edition of Doha Triathlon which took place at MIA...