Archive - Aug 30, 2018

Azerbaijan`s Qarabag into UEFA Europa League group stage

Baku, August 30, AZERTAC
Azerbaijan`s Qarabag FC have advanced to the group stage of the UEFA Europa League after beating Moldova`s Sheriff 3-1 on aggregate.
Maksim Medveded grabbed the opener for the Azerbaijani side in the 9th minute at the Tofig Bahramov Stadium in Baku.

Asian Games: Qatar to Face Bahrain Tomorrow in Handball Final

Jakarta, August 30 (QNA) - Qatar's men's handball team (bronze medalist) will face Bahrain in the final of the 18th Asian Games held in Indonesia and which will continue until September 2.

Asian Games: Qatar to Play Chinese Taipei in Men's Volleyball on Saturday

Jakarta, August 30 (QNA) - Qatar volleyball team will encounter their Chinese Taipei counterpart on Saturday a match to determine the third and fourth places and the bronze medal.

Minister of the Presidency of Costa Rica Meets Qatar's Ambassador

San Jose, August 30 (QNA) - HE Minister of the Presidency of the Republic of Costa Rica Rodolfo Piza Rocafort met with HE Ambassador of the State of Qatar to Costa Rica Mohammed bin Kurdi Taleb Al Marri.

Katara Signs Agreement with Social and Sports Contribution Fund to Sponsor S'hail Expo

Doha, August 30 (QNA) - The Cultural Village Foundation Katara signed an agreement with the Social and Sports Contribution Fund to sponsor the 2nd edition of S'hail exhibition.

Governor-General of Australia Receives Credentials of Qatar's Ambassador

Canberra, August 30 (QNA) - HE the Governor-General of Australia General Peter Cosgrove has received the credentials of HE Saad bin Abdullah Al Mahmoud, as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the State of Qatar to Australia.

Qatar to Play Several Friendlies to Prepare for 2019 Asian Cup

Doha, August 30 (QNA) - Qatar football team will play several friendly matches as preparations for the 2019 AFC Asian Cup, which will be held in the UAE from January 5 to February 1.
Qatar plays in Group E of the Asian Cup alongside with Lebanon, North Korea, and Saudi Arabia.

The Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies Publishes Eighth Ostour

Doha, August 30 (QNA) - The Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies has published the eighth edition of the semi-annual journal on historical studies, Ostour.

Qatar Wins 5th Gold Medal in Asian Games after 400*4 Relay Win

Jakarta, August 30 (QNA) - Qatar won Thursday their fifth gold medal in the Asian games, after winning the 400*4 relay race and set a new Asian record while doing so.

Regional Workshop on Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction Concludes

Doha, August 30 (QNA) - The Regional Workshop on Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction, organized by the Permanent Committee for Emergency in cooperation with the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR), with the participation of a number of staff members and representat