Recreational Festival at Aspire Park

Doha, July 21 (QNA) - A family recreational festival, organized by  Ministries of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs and Culture, Arts and Heritage, will  start on Monday at Aspire Park. The Da'wa Department will present during the week-long festival, quality cultural, recreational and educational activities suiting all age groups. Director of Guidance Section at the Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs' Da'wa Department Fahd Mohamed Al-Fehaid expected the Activities to attract a large…

HE Awqaf Minister Inaugurates Founder Mosque in London

London, July 20 (QNA) - HE Minister of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs Ghaith bin Mubarak Al Kuwari inaugurated today the "founder" mosque in London.    The mosque is located next to the medical annex of Qatar Embassy in central London and can accommodate up to 400 worshipers. It is built on an area of 250 square meters and includes the Imam's residence and another for the guard, as well as vital…

HH the Emir Bids Farewell to Sultan Qaboos

Doha, July 19 (QNA) - HH the Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani led well-wishers to bid farewell to Sultan Qaboos Bin Saeed of Oman and his accompanying delegation upon departure at Doha International Airport on Thursday morning following a three-day private visit to Qatar. Meanwhile, Sultan Qaboos sent a cable to HH the Emir to thank him for the warm welcome and generous hospitality accorded to him and the…

QIIB Discloses Semi- Annual Financial Statements

Doha, July 19 (QNA) - Qatar International Islamic Bank (QIIB) disclosed the semi- annual financial statements for the period ending June 30, 2012, which revealed a net profit of QR 340.1 million in comparison to QR 322.3 million for the same period last year. The bank s net profit grows by 5.5% , said QIIB Chairman and Managing Director, HE Sheikh Dr Khalid bin Thani bin Abdullah Al-Thani in a statement …

IWG on Sanctions on Syria: Final Statement

Doha, July 19 (QNA) - The Friends of the Syrian People International Working Group on Sanctions (the Group) strongly condemned the continuing attacks by the Syrian regime against the Syrian people and the regime s continuing brutality and denial of the legitimate political aspirations of the Syrian people.  In a communique issued following its third meeting in Doha on Thursday, which was co-chaired by Qatar, Japan, and the United Kingdom ,…