Qatar 2022: World Cup preparations on schedule

The countdown is on for the 2022 Qatar World Cup, and Qatar says it will be ready.

16 Jul 2018 12:39

World Cup: Why Russia 2018 may be the last great summer of football

With Qatar 2022 just before Christmas and the 2026 event featuring 48 teams, Richard Conway wonders what lies ahead for the World Cup.

16 Jul 2018 12:39

2022 World Cup: Will Qatar host 48 teams?

Qatar might be the first nation to host a 48-team World Cup tournament if a number of CONMEBOL nations have their way.

15 Jul 2018 10:46

Qatar blockade case to appear before UN's highest court

Qatar says the blockade has violated human rights of nationals of both Qatar and the United Arab Emirates.

28 Jun 2018 12:30

Al Jazeera renews call demanding press freedom

New campaign comes year after three Gulf countries and Egypt attempted to close network as part of anti-Qatar blockade.

22 Jun 2018 10:34

Understanding the blockade against Qatar

Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt severed diplomatic and trade ties with Qatar one year ago.

05 Jun 2018 07:36

Only a man can run an airline, says Qatar boss

Qatar Airways boss Akbar Al Baker says his job has to be done by a man because it is "very challenging".

05 Jun 2018 07:36

GCC crisis at deadlock one year on

As Qatar maintains 'no legitimate justification' for Saudi-led blockade, GCC turmoil remains unresolved one year later.

05 Jun 2018 01:01

What is next for the Gulf crisis one year on?

It has been one year since four Arab countries began the blockade of Qatar with an air, sea and land embargo.

05 Jun 2018 01:01

Qatar-Gulf crisis: All latest updates

Today is the 364th day of the blockade imposed against Qatar by Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, and Egypt.

05 Jun 2018 01:01

Qatar 'stronger, united' one year after blockade

Residents of Qatar share how they have been affected by a year-long diplomatic crisis with Gulf neighbours and Egypt.

04 Jun 2018 04:12

Gulf crisis: A review of efforts to lobby Trump administration

US President Donald Trump initially backed the countries blockading Qatar, before calling on all sides to resolve the dispute.

04 Jun 2018 04:12

Qatar state news agency's hacking linked to Riyadh

The hacking of Qatar News Agency's website on May 24, 2017 set into motion a major diplomatic crisis in the Gulf region.

04 Jun 2018 04:12

How WikiLeaks cables paint UAE motive for Qatar blockade

Cables show UAE 'warned' US about Qatar long before crisis began, motives weren't only driven by security concerns.

27 May 2018 05:00

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