WTO to review dispute between Qatar and the UAE

The UAE plans to thwart Qatari litigation at the WTO's using the national security exception, an untested defence.

24 Nov 2017 04:25

Arab countries blockading Qatar expand blacklist

Two Islamic entities, 11 individuals added to 'terror list' as countries blockading Qatar claim they are backed by Doha.

24 Nov 2017 04:25

How Turkey stood by Qatar amid the Gulf crisis

Qatar's investment in Turkey exceeds $20bn, the second highest by any country.

15 Nov 2017 12:54

Who is to blame for the impasse in the GCC crisis?

The emir of Qatar says he is ready to talk but that blockading countries have no desire to.

15 Nov 2017 12:54

Qatar investigates UAE plan to devalue its currency

Government spokesman says Doha was alerted to UAE's alleged plot to weaken the Qatari Riyal in July.

13 Nov 2017 10:30

Twitter users in Qatar decry song criticising nation

Group of prominent singers from several Gulf countries launch song accusing Qatar of creating the GCC crisis.

09 Nov 2017 11:04

UAE plot to wage financial war on Qatar revealed

Plan found in email of UAE diplomat Otaiba involves attack on Qatar's currency using bonds and derivatives manipulation.

09 Nov 2017 11:04

Qatar accuses blockading countries of fragmenting GCC

In joint press conference with Iraqi counterpart, Qatari FM said Quartet actions 'backfired'.

08 Nov 2017 09:22

UN clears Qatar over treatment of migrant workers

Trade unions urge Gulf nations to follow Qatar's lead as UN's ILO dismisses complaints over foreign labour treatment.

08 Nov 2017 09:22

Twitter users irked over anti-Qatar 'propaganda' ads

Promoted anti-Qatar ads by anonymous accounts on Twitter are receiving flak from users of the platform.

02 Nov 2017 07:25

Bahrain to boycott summits attended by Qatar: king

Bahrain's king said his country will not attend any summits in Qatar's presence unless it "corrects its approach".

31 Oct 2017 02:35

Qatar emir: Trump offered US meeting to end Gulf crisis

Sheikh Tamim tells 60 Minutes says he has not had any responses from the Saudi-led group of countries blockading Qatar.

28 Oct 2017 03:59

Kuwait emir warns of GCC collapse and crisis escalation

Sheikh Sabah cautions that the Gulf Cooperation Council may crumble if the dispute with Qatar is not resolved.

25 Oct 2017 06:18

Turkey and Qatar: Behind the strategic alliance

Qatar's investment in Turkey exceeds $20bn, the second highest by any country.

25 Oct 2017 06:18

Qatar-Gulf crisis: All the latest updates

An air, sea and land blockade imposed on Qatar by Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt is now in its fourth month.

22 Oct 2017 02:07

Qatar sends ministers and ambassador to help negotiate the release of 26 hostages including two members of the royal family captured by gunmen in Iraq

Qatar has dispatched high-ranking officials to Iraq to try to secure the release of 26 falcon hunters including two royals who were kidnapped by gunmen. The hostages were snatched by around 100 militants from their camp near Samawah province, about 230 ...

24 Dec 2015 07:31

Qatar rejects 'groundless' worker deaths claim

Qatar dismissed as "groundless" Monday a claim that as many as 7,000 people would die working on projects for the 2022 World Cup, bullishly defending its preparations for football's biggest tournament. Doha said that the allegation -- made by the ...

24 Dec 2015 07:31

Qatar Rejects 7,000 World Cup Deaths Claim

Qatar has dismissed claims that as many as 7,000 will die working on projects for the 2022 World Cup. The claim was made last Friday by the International Trade Union Confederation who alleged that firms building infrastructure for the event are using 1.8 ...

24 Dec 2015 07:31

Qatar leans more heavily on Philippines for domestic help - Doha News

Doha NewsQatar leans more heavily on Philippines for domestic helpDoha NewsFollowing a row in 2013 over minimum wage requirements for domestic workers, Qatar now appears to be relying more than ever on the Philippines to meet rising demand for household help. Over the past two years, the Philippine Overseas Labour Office ...and more »

24 Dec 2015 07:31

The Road to Rio: Qatar to send strongest team ever to the Olympic Games

With less than eight months to go to the start of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, Team Qatar’s Chef de Mission Mohamed al-Fadala discusses the preparations, aspirations and hopes for the delegation as they countdown to the biggest sporting event in the world.

24 Dec 2015 07:31