Qatar (/ˈkæˌtɑːr/,i/ˈkɑːtɑːr/, /ˈkɑːtər/ or i/kəˈtɑːr/;Arabic:قطرQaṭar[ˈqɑtˤɑr]; local vernacular pronunciation: [ɡɪtˤɑr]), officially the State of Qatar (Arabic:دولة قطرDawlat Qaṭar), is a sovereigncountry located in Southwest Asia, occupying the small Qatar Peninsula on the northeastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula. Its sole land border is with Saudi Arabia to the south, with the rest of its territory surrounded by the Persian Gulf. A strait in the Persian Gulf separates Qatar from the nearby island of Bahrain, as well as sharing sea borders with the United Arab Emirates and Iran.
A television viewing audience of 484 million in 80 countries across the Asia-Pacific region, Europe, North America and North Africa witnessed Japan defeat Australia 1–0 in the final.
Qatar, India and Iran all lodged interest in hosting the 2011 AFC Asian Cup, while Australia also considered making a late bid. Qatar officially submitted their bid on 19 June 2006, while India withdrew their interest and Iran failed to submit proper documentation for their bid on time.
Qatar was announced as host nation on 29 July 2007, during the 2007 AFC Asian Cup in Jakarta, Indonesia. Due to FIFA regulations stating that confederation events can be hosted either in January or July, and July being peak summer heat in the Middle East, it was also announced that the tournament would be held in January of that year.
The Garisenda Tower in Italy may collapse due to excessive leaning and authorities of Bologna are preparing for the eventuality ...Video. German President made to wait for 30 minutes on aircraft after reaching Qatar What do authorities say?. In an interaction with CNN, a local authority highlighted that a “yellow” alert has been raised as a precaution.
HNI has established itself as a leading regional player in the learning and development field, with a focus on cutting-edge digital solutions and gamified interactive learning modules. With four offices located in the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, and Egypt, HNI has a global outreach and delivers its services to clients across USA, Asia, and Europe... .
Qatar. Qatar has adopted a notably restrictive stance on digital assets, particularly within its financial sectors ... In contrast, the Qatar Central Bank is exploring the potential integration of digital assets, including NFTs, within the country’s stock market ... This aspect of digital asset interaction highlights a dichotomy in Qatar’s approach.
The Minister stressed that Qatar has taken a developmental approach to contribute to achieving its NationalVision 2030 and reaching digital transformation ... The Minister highlighted the crucial role of digital transformation in shaping policies pertinent to Qatar’s labour market.
QatarInternationalArtFestival... The Qatar International Arts Festival (QIAF) is back for its 5th edition, bringing together over 300 artists from over 60 countries showcasing diverse masterpieces in painting, sculpture, digital art, mixed media, and fashion ... Drop by the National Museum of Qatar for an impromptu coffee cup drawing session.
Doha, Qatar. The exciting race weekend of MotoGP Qatar AirwaysGrand Prix of Qatar 2023 has begun ... Among the contenders in the championship is Hamad Al Sahouti, an emerging talent from Qatar ... Fans were delighted by the presence of Qatar GP Junior reporters interacting with the riders and creating a lively atmosphere in the Fan Zone.