Mohammed Al-Mutawa Confirms Giving Statements to BNA
Minister of Cabinet Affairs Mohammed bin Ibrahim Al-Mutawa has dismissed allegations and speculations concocted by social media regarding his statement about the call held between the Prime Minister and Emir of Qatar.
Bahrain PM Makes Ramadan Call to Qatar Emir, A First since Rift
Bahrain's premier phoned Qatar's Emir on Monday to mark the first day of Ramadan, Qatari media said, but Manama said the call, a rare exchange amid a lengthy dispute between Doha and some of its neighbors, signaled no change in political stance.
Phone Call between Khalifa bin Salman and Tamim bin Hamad Opens Door for Predictions
A telephone call was held yesterday between Bahraini Prime Minister Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa and Emir of Qatar Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani to congratulate him on the holy month of Ramadan, Qatar News Agency reported.
Mohammed Al-Mutawa: Khalifa bin Salman Doesn't Represent Official Stance
Minister of Cabinet Affairs Mohammed Al-Mutawa said that the phone call held between the Prime Minister Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa and Emir of Qatar Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani doesn't represent the official stance of Kingdom of Bahrain.
PM's Court: Khalifa bin Salman's Call to Emir of Qatar Focused on Social Dimension
Bahrain's Prime Minister Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa said that the phone call held between him and the Emir of Qatar focused on social dimension only.
Emir of Qatar Receives Telephone Call from Bahraini PM
Emir of Qatar Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani received a telephone call from the Bahraini Prime Minister Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa through which he congratulated the Emir on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan, Qatar News Agency reported.
Qatar Airways says return to Syrian airspace part of overcoming Gulf boycott
Qatar Airways' return to flying over Syria as its eight-year war dies down is part of its efforts to grapple with a nearly two-year Gulf dispute that has blocked it from using the airspace of many of its neighbors, CEO Akbar al-Baker said on Saturday.
Qatar Says Tightening Iran Sanctions Harms Oil Consuming Nations
Qatar, which hosts the largest U.S. air base in the Middle East, has spoken out against Washington’s decision to block all exports of Iranian oil, saying unilateral sanctions were unwise because they hurt the countries that rely on the supplies.
Court to Issue Ruling in Waheed Al-Dossari and Hasan Al-Araibi's Appeals on April 27
The High Appeals Criminal Court set April 27 as a date to issue its ruling in the appeals of Waheed Al-Dossari and Hasan Al-Araibi in case of receiving money from a former Qatari MP Abdullah bin Khalid Al Thani to run for elections.
Qatari FM: We Can't Control Gulf Crisis because We didn't Cause it
Qatari Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohamed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani said that his country can't control the Gulf crisis because it didn't case it, reiterating his country's support for the Kuwaiti initiative.
Egypt Withdraws from U.S.-Led Anti-Iran Security Initiative
Egypt has pulled out of the U.S. effort to forge an "Arab NATO" with key Arab allies, according to four sources familiar with the decision, in a blow to the Trump administration's strategy to contain Iranian power.
US-Arab Preparatory Meeting with Qatar's Participation to Launch "Arab NATO" Alliance
Saudi Arabia unveiled on Monday hosting an Arab-American meeting which Qatar took part in, in preparation for the launch of the Middle East Strategic Alliance, known as the "Arab NATO".
Qatar Plan for Further Stake in Deutsche Bank has Stalled
A plan by Qatar's sovereign wealth fund to make a significant investment in Deutsche Bank has stalled, according to two people with knowledge of the matter.
Qatar Emir Quits Arab Summit Early
Qatar's emir has left an Arab League summit in Tunisia early, the Gulf state's official QNA news agency said Sunday, without giving details on why.
Despite HR Org. Objections, Salman bin Ebrahim to Become AFC President with Qatari Support
Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa will govern Asian football for another four years after his final challenger for the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) presidency withdrew his candidacy on Thursday.
Qatar Says UAE Nuclear Plant is Threat to Regional Stability
The State of Qatar says the Barakah nuclear plant under construction in the United Arab Emirates poses a serious threat to regional stability and the environment and has called on the IAEA to create a framework for nuclear security in the Gulf.
Qatar and FIFA Study 2022 World Cup Expansion
Soccer’s world governing body FIFA and Qatar’s World Cup organisers concede there are challenges and obstacles to expanding the 2022 tournament from 32 to 48 teams but neither is willing to take the idea off the agenda just yet.
Bahrain Supports AFC Decision to Cancel beIN Sport Channel Monopoly on Broadcasting Asian Matches in Saudi Arabia
The Bahraini Football Association (BFA) issued a statement supporting the decision of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) to cancel the Qatari "beIN sport" channels' monopoly on Asian continent matches and competitions in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
EU and Qatar Sign Open Skies Accord
The European Union and Qatar signed a broad air services pact on Monday allowing Qatari and EU member state airlines unlimited airspace access between each other's territories.
If Qatar Doesn’t Return to its Senses, We Don’t Need It: Bahraini FM
Bahrain's Foreign Minister, Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa, attacked Qatar again in a statement made to an Emirati newspaper on the sidelines of the meeting of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation in Abu Dhabi.