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Doha bid to host the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games has received complete support from the leaders of Bahrain, Kuwait, UAE, Oman, Saudi Arabia and Qatar. This was confirmed during the 32nd session of the Supreme Council for GCC. During a communiqué issued following the 32nd session of the GCC Supreme Council, the leaders of […]

The Arab League’s 2009 economic report finds the UAE and Qatar the richest countries in the region. Qatar and the United Arab Emirates are the wealthiest nations in the Arab World, the Arab Leagues annual economic report has found. The figures, released this week, show Qatar to have the region’s highest per capita GDP at […]

The work on the $3 billion Qatar-Bahrain Causeway project is set to begin by the end of this year and is likely to be completed by 2013, said a report citing officials involved in the project. The construction of the 43 km causeway was to have started this month, but has been delayed after Qatar […]