Qatar (/ˈkæˌtɑːr/,i/ˈkɑːtɑːr/, /ˈkɑːtər/ or i/kəˈtɑːr/;Arabic:قطرQaṭar[ˈqɑtˤɑr]; local vernacular pronunciation: [ɡɪtˤɑr]), officially the State of Qatar (Arabic:دولة قطرDawlat Qaṭar), is a sovereigncountry located in Southwest Asia, occupying the small Qatar Peninsula on the northeastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula. Its sole land border is with Saudi Arabia to the south, with the rest of its territory surrounded by the Persian Gulf. A strait in the Persian Gulf separates Qatar from the nearby island of Bahrain, as well as sharing sea borders with the United Arab Emirates and Iran.
A television viewing audience of 484 million in 80 countries across the Asia-Pacific region, Europe, North America and North Africa witnessed Japan defeat Australia 1–0 in the final.
Qatar, India and Iran all lodged interest in hosting the 2011 AFC Asian Cup, while Australia also considered making a late bid. Qatar officially submitted their bid on 19 June 2006, while India withdrew their interest and Iran failed to submit proper documentation for their bid on time.
Qatar was announced as host nation on 29 July 2007, during the 2007 AFC Asian Cup in Jakarta, Indonesia. Due to FIFA regulations stating that confederation events can be hosted either in January or July, and July being peak summer heat in the Middle East, it was also announced that the tournament would be held in January of that year.
(the) wildfire of terrorism that’s sweeping that region.” ... Press reports, however, attributed the move to Spain’s poor relations with Morocco, a former colony and key partner ... Observers also attended from other US-backed countries, including Egypt, Qatar, Niger and Mali. Press TV’s website can also be accessed at the following alternate addresses. ... .
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and FedEx Corp ... Other potential customers include QatarAirways, which has said it is weighing a potential order of at least 30 freighters from either Airbus or Boeing ... The outspoken executive has publicly excoriated plane-makers in the past while pressing them for concessions over aircraft. Qatar Airways declined to comment ... .
Sri Lanka navy personnel clear debris from the X-PressPearl, which had 25 tonnes of nitric acid and other chemicals onboard ... According to a statement from the harbour master, Nirmal Silva, the ship – the Singapore-registered X-Press Pearl – gave the port a general notice on its arrival, then at anchor sought permission to repair the leak.
The Syrians said they suffered “severe physical and psychiatric injuries” at the hands of the terrorist group, and that Qatar threatened, intimidated and attempted to bribe them in a bid to dissuade them from pressing ahead with their case. A hearing is scheduled for October to determine whether the trial will be held in the UK or Qatar.
The Syrians said they suffered “severe physical and psychiatric injuries” at the hands of the terrorist group, and that Qatar threatened, intimidated and attempted to bribe and them in a bid to dissuade them from pressing ahead with their case. A hearing is due to be held in October to determine whether the trial will be held in the UK or Qatar.
To qualify for the CIBPSAWorld Tour Finals, players must have either finished in the top eight of the CIB Road toEgyptStandings - where points have been on offer at all PSA World Tour events during the 2020-21 season to date - or have won a prestigious PSA World Tour Platinum title, said a press release issued here.
Shipping man and author, Carlos Luxul, questions why the X-PressPearl was not allowed to offload a leaking box of acid at ports in Qatar and India before its fateful voyage to Sri Lanka. The X-Press Pearl sank on June 2 in what is now referred to as the worst maritime ecological disaster in Sri Lanka’s history.
People who understand football know that there is no comparison,” he told reporters in a virtual press conference from Doha... We were good against Qatar in both games but I think overall, even if we win against Afghanistan we have been hot and cold in this campaign,” he said.
With that in mind, Airbus could see a solid level of demand for airlines looking to replace aging 777Fs who are already in the Airbus ecosystem, such as Qatar, the CEO of which has already said he will be at the front of the queue for any new freighter aircraft. Do you think Airbus should press ahead with the A350F? Let us know in the comments ....