Qatar
Qatar (/ˈkæˌtɑr/, /ˈkɑːtɑr/, /ˈkɑːtər/ or /kəˈtɑr/; Arabic: قطر‎ Qatar [ˈqɑtˤɑr]; local vernacular pronunciation: [ɡɪtˤɑr]), officially the State of Qa...
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Nations cut ties with Qatar, complicate US terror fight
Rich Edson reports from the State Department
The Kremlin Reports A $1.8 Billion Transfer Made From The Clinton Foundation To The Qatar Central Bank
It is being reported by the Kremlin that the Wicked Witch of Benghazi has moved $1.8 billion from the Clinton Foundation to the Central Bank of Qatar.
Qatar's Former Emir Breaks Leg in Holiday Accident
Qatar's former emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani has undergone an emergency operation in Switzerland after breaking a leg while on holiday, the government said on Tuesday. The former ruler, know...
A new weapon of Islamist extremists is...poetry?
Militant Islamist groups have a number of strategies for recruiting vulnerable young men to their cause. They produce videos, tap into social media and write fiery pamphlets with overblown rhetoric. ...
Qatar World Cup 2022: Government claim NO migrant workers have died constructing football stadiums
There is a graphic circulating the internet right now, which compares the death tolls for constructing different World Cups and Olympic games - Qatar comes out, by far, the worst. An estimated 1,200 ...
Qatar 2022 World Cup - Fifa recommends tournament to take place in winter
Latest updates and reaction as Fifa task force recommends that controversial 2022 Qatar World Cup is played in November and December
Tahitian girls painting by Paul Gauguin 'becomes world's most expensive single work of art'
Qatar is understood to have acquired Gaugin's Nafea Faa Ipoipo (When Will You Marry?) for its state-run museums, just three years after spending £160million on a painting by Paul Cezanne.
Qatar
Welcome to Qatar, a country where citizens share their traditions and culture with an open-mind. Be fascinated by the authentic Souq Waqif, stroll along the ...
Doha - Travel Information
Discover great things to do, top dining options, and where to shop as well as other insider tips when traveling to this city in Qatar. Allow an InterContinen...
Outline of Qatar
The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Qatar:The State of Qatar is a sovereign Arab emirate located in Southwest Asia on the Qatar Peninsula protruding from the north...
Outline of Qatar - Wikipedia
Doha
Doha (Arabic: الدوحة‎‎, ad-Dawḥa or ad-Dōḥa, literally: "the big tree") is the capital city of Qatar and is located on the coast of the Persian Gulf,it had a population of 796,947 in 2...
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History of Qatar
The history of Qatar spans from its first duration of human settlement to its formation as a modern state. Human habitation of Qatar dates back to 50,000 years ago and Stone Age settlements and tools ...
Politics of Qatar
The political system of Qatar is an absolute monarchy, with the Emir of Qatar as head of state and head of government. Under the 2003 constitutional referendum it should become a constitutional monarc...
Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani
Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani (Arabic: الشيخ حمد بن خليفة آل ثاني‎, born 1952) is a member of the ruling Al Thani Qatari royal family. He was the ruling Emir of State of Qatar from 1995 ...
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Economy of Qatar
Petroleum is the cornerstone of Qatar's economy and accounts for more than 70% of total government revenue, more than 60% of gross domestic product, and roughly 85% of export earnings. Proved oil rese...
Economy of Qatar - Wikipedia
Climate of Qatar
Qatar is a peninsula in the east of Arabia, bordering the Persian Gulf and Saudi Arabia, in a strategic location near major petroleum deposits. Qatar occupies 11,437 km (4,416 sq mi) on...
Climate of Qatar - Wikipedia
Geography of Qatar
Qatar is a peninsula in the east of Arabia, bordering the Persian Gulf and Saudi Arabia, in a strategic location near major petroleum deposits. Qatar occupies 11,437 km (4,416 sq mi) on...
Geography of Qatar - Wikipedia
Music of Qatar
The music of Qatar is based on sea folk poetry, song and dance. Traditional dances in Doha are performed on Friday afternoons; one such dance is the Ardah, a stylized martial dance performed by two r...
Transport in Qatar
This article is about transport in Qatar.
In 2002, the Qatari government launched Mowasalat, a company 100% owned by the Royal family, managed and operated by the state authorities to ensure the s...
Communications in Qatar
Telephones - main lines in use:205,400 (2005)Telephones - mobile cellular:1,000,000 (2007)Telephone system:modern system centered in Dohadomestic:NAinternational:tropospheric scatter to Bahrain; micro...
Government of Qatar
The political system of Qatar is an absolute monarchy, with the Emir of Qatar as head of state and head of government. Under the 2003 constitutional referendum it should become a constitutional monarc...
Military of Qatar
The Qatar Armed Forces are the military forces of Qatar. The country maintains a modest military force of approximately 11,800 men, including an army (8,500), navy (1,800) and air force (1,500). Qatar...
Military of Qatar - Wikipedia