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8 Nov 2019
Technical Director of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria, Sunday Adeleye has become a casualty of an inquest into Nigeria's poor performance at the 2019 World Athletics Championships held in Doha, Qatar.
12 Oct 2019
Qatar Energy Minister Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi discusses plans to expand its part of the world’s largest natural gas field. The Persian Gulf state has invited Exxon Mobil Corp., Royal Dutch Shell Plc, Total SA, ConocoPhillips and other “big players” to submit bids to cooperate on the project, Al-Kaabi said Tuesday. He also comments on a carbon capture and storage project in an interview with Annmarie Hordern in London on "Bloomberg Surveillance."
4 Sep 2019
The logo for the 2022 World Cup, which will be hosted by Qatar, is displayed onto the facade of the medina of Hammamet, in Tunisia. The logo was also displayed in other public spaces in Doha and cities around the world.
14 Jul 2019
Rival Afghan factions are set to meet in Doha on Sunday in an attempt to make headway in the country's long-stalled political deadlock. Qatar and Germany are brokering the talks, but expectations are low.
14 Jul 2019
The Taliban and Afghan officials have agreed on a "promise to reduce violence," Germany's envoy says. Hosted by Qatar, the German-brokered talks could also spark progress in negotiations between the US and the Taliban.
11 Jul 2019
Prince Turki Al-Faisal of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia discusses relations with the United Kingdom, Iran's nuclear stance, the crisis in Qatar, Saudi Arabia's purchase of U.S. Treasuries, and the prospect of peace in the Middle East.
18 Jun 2019
Michel Platini, the former head of European football association UEFA, was detained and questioned by French police on Tuesday over the awarding of the World Cup to Qatar, a French judicial source confirmed to Reuters.
23 May 2019
World football's governing body was hoping to expand the competition to include 48 countries. However, that would have needed another Gulf country to host games along with Qatar, amid deteriorating ties in the region.
17 May 2019
Qatar inaugurated its first purpose-built stadium for the 2022 World Cup, staging a domestic cup final in the $575 million, 40,000-capacity Al-Wakrah venue, which is also Spanish midfielder Xavi's last final before he retires.
17 Jan 2019
Neymar and Kylian Mbappe joined their Paris St. Germain teammates for a training session in Qatar.
3 Dec 2018
The Gulf nation of Qatar's new energy minister said that his country will leave OPEC effective January of 2019. He said that he had informed OPEC of his decision ahead of his announcement.
1 Mar 2018
Doha Bank Chief Executive Officer Raghavan Seetharaman discusses the impact of Qatar’s spat with its neighbors on banks, fundraising, and expansion strategy.

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