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.
Charge up for a phenomenal face-to-face and online interaction! The first-ever Finnovex QatarSummit for Banking and Financial Institution Stakeholders will take place on March 15, 2022, in Doha, Qatar and online for the digital audience to participate.
Yiannouka, CEO of WISE.– WISE's long-term partnership with the Ministry of Education for joint research, other local partnerships central to the Summit's success, and the 2022 WISE Award cycle was also highlighted during the press conference.– –The Summit represents an ...
has announced the launch of the USQBC BusinessPortal during the 4 th Annual US-Qatar Strategic Dialogue... The digital platform offers unparalleled access to investment & trade-related information, USQBC services, proprietary and collated data, as well as providing an interactive and curated experience of the US-Qatar business relationship.
Being well-cognizant of India's true face and negative role in the region particularly in Afghanistan, a key regional stakeholder Pakistan had already declined India's invitation to be part of the summit ... It has proactively interacted with Central AsianStates, Russia, China, Qatar and other players as a responsible regional player ... ....
The session will feature an interactive dialogue between the Committee and the Qatari delegation under the ... The committee will issue a set of recommendations in light of the outcome of the interactive dialogue, the prior questions submitted by the committee and its visit to Qatar.
Qatar was crucial to the chaotic U.S ... Al-Qahtani argued that Taliban officials who have been residing in Qatar, where the group has had a political office since 2013, were positively impacted in their thinking by their interactions with Western diplomats and others over the years.
Qatar’s diplomatic point man on ... Al-Qahtani argued that Taliban officials who have been residing in Qatar, where the group has had a political office since 2013, were positively impacted in their thinking by their interactions with Western diplomats and others over the years.
"Ambassador visited residential compound hosting Afghan evacuees in Qatar n interacted with them.He handed gifts on behalf of IndianCommunity in Qatar to Afghan men, women&children as an expression of solidarity&friendship b/n people of India&Afghanistan," it added.
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Sports and art lovers in Qatar will soon witness the excitement of the biggest interactive exhibition that mixes football and fine art, which is being launched by the Katara ... .
The Human Rights Council this afternoon started an interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment of human rights, who said that the overwhelming majority of unilateral measures applied today were illegal under international law.