Quotes: US MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Qatar- Summary of Local News Released Sunday - 1-  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Qatar News Agency - 01/09/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!



(MENAFN - QNA) - The Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra will travel to the Royal Albert Hall in London next month to perform at the BBC Proms.

The orchestra will perform the music of Sergei Rachmaninoff, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky and Iranian-American Behzad Ranjbaran, Qatar Foundation (QF) said Sunday.

- In partnership with the Qatar Museums Authority, the Doha Film Institute continues its commitment to reflecting Qatars annual cultural partnerships with the DFI Brazil Cinema Showcase on September 25-26, 2014.

- HE Malaysian Minister of Foreign Affairs Hanifa Aman has highlighted his expectations that the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar will leave a lasting legacy for the entire region.

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Malaysia made the remarks when he met with Secretary General of the Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy Hassan Al Thawadi and some committee's members.

- The General Directorate of Customs took part in the 8th meeting of the GCC Customs Union held today at the headquarters of the GCC General Secretariat in Riyadh. Qatar's delegation to the meeting was headed by the Directorate's Chairman Ahmed bin Ali Al Mohannadi.

- The Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Development Company Enterprise Qatar (EQ) hosted an introductory meeting for members of the retired Qatari community.

The information session was a showcase of EQ's consulting services available to business owners, and a follow up to the five-day workshop held in May that provided participants with the necessary support to set up successful SMEs.

- The Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra will travel to the Royal Albert Hall in London next month to perform the music of Sergei Rachmaninoff, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky and Iranian-American Behzad Ranjbaran in a sold-out appearance at the BBC Proms. The Philharmonic will also be joined by its Music Director Han-Na Chang and pianist Denis Matsuev. The concert, to be held on Sunday 7th September, will be the first by a Gulf-based ensemble in the 120-year history of The BBC Proms, the world's largest classical music festival.

- The Bedaya Center for Entrepreneurship and Career Development (Bedaya Center), a joint initiative by Qatar Development Bank and Silatech, staged a summer training programme for 23 young Qatari recruits and interns from Qatar Chemical Company (Q-Chem) for the second year running. The programme was held over eight days at the Qatar Independent Technical School (QITS). Bedaya Center won Q-Chem's tender again to carry out the training programme that helps young recruits "trainees" adapt to their new work environment and lay the foundations for a bright career future.

- Qatari teams concluded its participation in the 24th Arab Table Tennis Championship, being held at the Emile Haddad lounge in the Orthodox Club in Amman.

Qatar Junior Table Tennis team finished second and got a silver medal after they were beaten 1-3 by Kuwaiti team in the final match.


 


Qatar News Agency




  MENA News Headlines
 Sep 15 2014 - Qatari-Turkish TalksQatar News Agency
(MENAFN - QNA) An official session of talks was held today at the Emiri Diwan between HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erodogan. During the session HH ...

 Sep 15 2014 - Qatar- HH the Emir Issues Laws /For Local Press/Qatar News Agency
(MENAFN - QNA) HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani issued today Law No. 14 of 2014 issuing law on combating cyber crime. HH the Emir issued Law No. 15 of 2014 regulating charitable ...

 Sep 15 2014 - Qatar- Economy Ministry Launches Three-Month Inspection CampaignQatar News Agency
(MENAFN - QNA) The Ministry of Economy and Commerce stressed the need to adhere to consumer protection act and guarantees given to customers after sales service in order to preserve their ...

 Sep 15 2014 - Peace and Security Conference Opens in ParisQatar News Agency
(MENAFN - QNA) the International Conference on the Peace and Security of Iraq opened here under the co-chairmanship of French President Francois Hollande and Iraqi Prime Minister Fuad ...

 Sep 15 2014 - Philippines braces for impact of powerful typhoonKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The typhoon is expected to hit the northeastern side of the main island of Luzon around sundown with residents prepared for the worst.Manila — Philippine communities on ...

 Sep 15 2014 - Mayor sees red as law disallows beaconsKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Mayors preside over meetings of the elected officials of the civic body.Mayors in Indian cities unlike in many other countries occupy largely ceremonial posts. In Mumbai the ...

 Sep 15 2014 - Returnee nurses gear up for agitationKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) A spokesman of the association said they will launch the agitation with a sit-in before the secretariat.Trivandrum - More than 200 nurses who returned to Kerala from the ...

 Sep 15 2014 - Andhra Pradesh seeks special category statusKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The cash-starved residuary state of Andhra Pradesh has reiterated its demand for special category status and liberal grants from the centre for the next five years to boost ...

 Sep 15 2014 - North Korea sentences US man to 6 years of hard laborKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) North Koreas Supreme Court on Sunday sentenced a 24-year-old American man to six years of hard labor for entering the country illegally and trying to commit espionage.At a ...

 Sep 15 2014 - Death toll now 40 in Nigeria building collapse: rescuersKhaleej Times
(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The two-storey building located in the sprawling compound of the vast church complex came down on Friday afternoon.Forty people have now died as a result of a building ...

more...


 






Google

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

IPO News
Islamic Finance News
Private Equity News

How-To Guides
Technology Section

Travel Section

Search News

Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

US Markets Details

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Investment Game
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary

My MENAFN
Portfolio Tracker

Voting

Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2000 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help