The princes, the president and the fortune seekers

Two US businessmen sought to leverage UAE, Saudi connections into million dollar contracts and hurt Qatar, AP reports.

22 May 2018 08:51

Making Qatar 2022 a 48-team tournament is not a good idea

Expansion of the 2022 World Cup would bring more problems not only for Qatar but also FIFA.

18 May 2018 10:40

Qatar Airways suffers 'substantial loss'

Qatar's flag carrier lost access to 18 cities in Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt and Bahrain due to blockade imposed last year.

26 Apr 2018 10:54

UAE-based company hired PR executive for anti-Qatar documentary

Copies of 'Qatar: A Dangerous Alliance' were distributed at a Hudson Institute event attended by Steve Bannon in 2017.

24 Apr 2018 02:27

Egypt renews detention of Al Jazeera's Mahmoud Hussein

Qatar-based network calls on Egypt to release its journalist, who has spent almost 500 days in jail without charge.

22 Apr 2018 07:50

Qatari forces participate in Gulf shield drill in Saudi Arabia

Officers from Qatar's Armed Forces participated in the exercise, along with forces from 25 other countries.

19 Apr 2018 08:50

Qatar 2022: World Cup in Gulf state could be 48-team tournament

Fifa president Gianni Infantino wants to expand the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to 48 teams - a move which may mean matches being played in other Gulf states.

13 Apr 2018 06:53

Qatar seeks to 'double' economic partnership with US worth $125bn

Qatar's emir met with senior business and political figures, as he plans to further expand his country's investment portfolio in the United States to counter the blockade imposed by four of its neighbouring countries.

12 Apr 2018 03:01

Al Jazeera wins New York Festivals' Broadcaster of the Year award

Qatar-based network receives 40 prizes in total, including NYF's Broadcaster of the Year for a second year in a row.

11 Apr 2018 09:55

Trump and Sheikh Tamim to discuss issues of mutual interest

The two leaders are due to discuss the expansion of the US base in Qatar and conflict in Syria, among other topics.

09 Apr 2018 11:46

Gulf crisis not on Arab summit agenda: Qatar

Qatar receives invitation from Arab League Secretary-General to attend the summit in the Saudi capital on April 15.

07 Apr 2018 11:55

Kushner conundrum: Mixing business and politics

Jared Kushner supported the blockade of Qatar shortly after Qatari officials declined to invest in his holdings.

06 Apr 2018 11:13

Family of couple detained in Egypt call on US to intervene

Lawyer says Ola al-Qaradawi and husband Hosam Khalaf are 'being held hostage' amid Egypt-Qatar political rift.

06 Apr 2018 11:13

Twitter mocks Saudi plans to turn Qatar into an 'island'

Social media users mock project that seeks to create a maritime channel along Saudi-Qatar border.

06 Apr 2018 11:13

Qatar receives official invitation to Riyadh Arab League summit

Qatar says it will participate in this year's summit in Saudi Arabia but has yet to decide on level of participation.

05 Apr 2018 03:55

Qatar tests technology to detect autism in minutes

The first study of its kind in the region has found at least one in 100 children in Qatar suffer from some form of the disorder.

02 Apr 2018 10:28

Qatar Airways to buy stake in Russia's Vnukovo airport

Qatar's national carrier eyes minority stake in Russia's third-largest airport as emir visits Moscow.

26 Mar 2018 11:07

Qatari emir in Russia to discuss Syrian crisis

Qatar's Sheikh Tamim is in Moscow to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin to discuss situation in the Middle East.

26 Mar 2018 01:50

How influential has Saudi Arabia been on Trump?

Leaked documents seem to indicate that Saudi Arabia and the UAE have been attempting to push Donald Trump towards more confrontational approaches to Qatar and Iran through Elliot Brody, a member of the Republican National Committee.

23 Mar 2018 08:14

Qatar's healthcare ranks first in the Middle East

Qatar's health ranking within the Legatum Prosperity Index has risen in 10 years, from 27th in the world to 13th.

18 Mar 2018 07:06