Advertisement

Agence France-Presse . Doha

  • Images

    Qatar FM talks of ‘some progress’ in mending Gulf rift

    Agence France-Presse . Doha | Updated at 01:02am on December 08, 2019

    Qatar’s foreign minister has spoken of ‘some progress’ in talks with Saudi Arabia on ending a bitter two-year-old rift between Doha and the kingdom and...

  • Images

    United Nations calls for greater heat protection for workers in Qatar

    Agence France-Presse . Doha | Updated at 01:21am on October 12, 2019

    Improved safeguards and working hours are needed to protect labourers in Qatar from the effects of heat and humidity, the United Nations said Friday, as...

  • Images

    Lasitskene clinches hat-trick

    Agence France-Presse . Doha | Updated at 12:00am on October 02, 2019

    Norway’s Karsten Warholm retained his 400m hurdles World Championship crown with a barnstorming victory in Doha Monday as Russia’s Mariya Lasitskene completed a superb high...

  • Images

    Fraser-Pryce, Felix seal record golds at Worlds

    Agence France-Presse . Doha | Updated at 12:00am on October 01, 2019

    Jamaican sprint queen Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce surged to an unprecedented fourth 100m crown and US legend Allyson Felix broke Usain Bolt’s gold medal record tally as...

  • Images

    Qatar unveils 2022 WC logo round the globe

    Agence France-Presse . Doha | Updated at 12:00am on September 05, 2019

    Qatar unveiled the logo for the 2022 World Cup which will be hosted by the Gulf emirate, displaying it in public spaces in Doha and...

  • Images

    US optimistic about peace with Taliban

    Agence France-Presse . Doha, Qatar | Updated at 12:00am on August 04, 2019

    Washington is hoping for a breakthrough as talks between the US and the Taliban resumed in Doha on Saturday in a bid to end 18...

  • Images

    Afghan-Taliban peace talks resume

    Agence France-Presse . Doha | Updated at 01:39pm on July 08, 2019

    Dozens of powerful Afghans resumed talks with the Taliban on Monday in Doha, where a possible...

  • Images

    Qatar to abolish exit visa system by year’s end: UN

    Agence France-Presse . Doha, Qatar | Updated at 02:47am on April 27, 2019

    Qatar is set to abolish its controversial exit visa system for all foreign workers by the end of the year, the UN’s International Labour Organization...

  • Images

    FIFA urged to consider human rights for 2022 WC

    Agence France-Presse . Doha | Updated at 12:00am on March 13, 2019

    FIFA must put human rights at the heart of any decision to increase the number of Middle East countries hosting the 2022 World Cup, leading...

  • Images

    Qatar says committed to labour reform after Amnesty criticism

    Agence France-Presse . Doha | Updated at 01:22am on February 07, 2019

    Qatar said Wednesday it is committed to labour reform following an Amnesty International report that the 2022 World Cup host is failing to stop widespread...

Advertisement

images