Tag Archives: Qatar

BBC journalists arrested in Qatar for reporting on World Cup labourers

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BBC reporter Mark Lobel and a team of journalists have been arrested in Qatar for reporting on low-paid migrant workers ahead of the World Cup in 2022. Lobel stated, “We were invited to Qatar by the prime minister’s office to see new flagship accommodation for low-paid migrant workers in early May – but while gathering additional material for our report, we ...

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Vodafone UNVEILS ITS Fastest data network IN qatar with the widest 4G+ coverage

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Vodafone today announced they have the fastest data network in Qatar with the widest 4G+ coverage. The announcement follows a project of substantial upgrades and expansions of their 3G & 4G network. “We are committed to offer people in Qatar the best from one of the largest telecommunications companies in the world, Vodafone Group Plc. In the past five months ...

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Northwestern University in Qatar and Doha Film Institute deepen ties with institutional partnership; announce plans for collaborative research on media industry in the Middle East

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First project under new strategic alliance builds on successful collaboration on the ‘Entertainment Media Use in the Middle East’ 2014 survey • Regional study to cover media production and distribution with intent to make findings easily accessible and useful to professionals in academy and industry alike Doha – Northwestern University in Qatar (NU-Q) and the Doha Film Institute forged a ...

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Qatar University College of Education unveils new degree programs

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Qatar University ‘s College of Education ( QU -CED) recently announced the establishment of two new programs — Bachelor in Special Education and Masters in Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment. The two programs testify to the college’s capacity to address the national needs for qualified teaching professionals able to meet the requirements of students with special needs and for educators who ...

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Luxembourg and Qatar build on shared experiences to innovate and diversify

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Luxembourg financial delegation headed by the Crown Prince and led by the Minister of Finance visits Qatar A financial delegation headed by HRH Prince Guillaume, Crown Prince of Luxembourg, accompanied by HRH Crown Princess Stéphanie, and led by HE Pierre Gramegna, Luxembourg Minister of Finance, is visiting Qatar today to drive greater strategic cooperation between the two countries in the ...

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Texas A&M at Qatar and Maersk Oil Qatar Host STEM Program Exclusively for Young Qataris in Education City

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Branch campus collaborates with lifelong partner to introduce Engineering Explorers STEM Development Program Fifty grade 8 and 9Qatari students from independent middle schools participated in the Texas A&M University at Qatar and Maersk Oil Qatar Engineering ExplorersProgram 15-17 Feb. at the Texas A&M Engineering Building at Education City. The three-day event was designed to familiarize young students with engineering and ...

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Philips demonstrates its commitment to Qatar as a sponsor of this years’ World Innovation Summit for Health 2015 (WISH)

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With a common goal to enhance and improve the lives of people through meaningful innovation, Royal Philips (NYSE:PHG, AEX: PHIA) demonstrates its commitment to supporting Qatar’s National Vision 2030 of a prosperous, stable, educated, sustainable and healthy population by sponsoring WISH 2015. Philips ‘ new direction to focus on the complete continuum of care from healthy living to home care, ...

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Texas A&M at Qatar participates in first Education City Career Fair

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Texas A&M University at Qatar : Texas A&M University at Qatar participated in the inaugural Education City Career Fair 1-2 Feb. at the Hamad bin Khalifa University Student Center. The event aimed to foster valuable connections between industry recruiters and students from across Education City by providing students a chance to interact with companies, collect information, inquire about positions and ...

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Northwestern University in Qatar to Begin 3rd Annual Media Use Survey in January

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Northwestern University in Qatar has announced that fieldwork for its third annual media use survey will begin in January, 2015. The study, a recipient of a National Priorities Research Program award from the Qatar National Research Fund, will provide new insights into people’s use of and attitudes toward media. This year’s survey will mostly replicate NU-Q’s 2013 survey focusing on ...

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The 5th Annual Qatar International Business women Forum 2014 launches its activities

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The Fifth Annual Qatar International Businesswomen forum was inaugurated under the patronage of of HH Sheikha Jawaher Bint Hamad bin Suhaim Al Thani, wife of HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, The Emir of Qatar, at the St. Regis Doha Hotel in Qatar. Organized by the Qatari Businesswomen Association in collaboration with Interactive Business Network, the event ...

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