Advertisement

Agence France-Presse . Doha

  • Images

    Ghani urges Taliban to ‘have courage’ and silence guns

    Agence France-Presse . Doha | Updated at 09:48pm on October 07, 2020

    Afghan president Ashraf Ghani called on the Taliban to ‘have courage and declare a national ceasefire’ on Tuesday as he visited Doha where peace talks...

  • Images

    Talks open between Taliban, Afghan government

    Agence France-Presse . Doha | Updated at 11:20pm on September 12, 2020

    Peace talks between the Taliban and the Afghan government opened in Qatar on Saturday, marking what US secretary of state Mike Pompeo heralded as a...

  • Images

    Qatar enacts key worker reforms amid criticism

    Agence France-Presse . Doha | Updated at 01:03am on September 01, 2020

    Qatar on Sunday introduced a $275 monthly minimum wage and simplified the process for changing employers, the labour ministry said, following criticism of its treatment...

  • Images

    Xavi recovers from virus

    Agence France-Presse . Doha | Updated at 09:53pm on July 30, 2020

    Former Barcelona star Xavi Hernandez said on Wednesday that he had recovered from the coronavirus, returned home and resumed his duties as Qatari side Al-Sadd’s...

  • Images

    Al-Sadd sign Xavi for one more year

    Agence France-Presse . Doha | Updated at 10:39pm on July 05, 2020

    Former Barcelona star Xavi Hernandez signed on as head coach of Qatari club Al-Sadd for one more year Sunday, putting to bed rumours of an...

  • Images

    US courts Taliban with vision of Afghan prosperity

    Agence France-Presse . Doha | Updated at 11:48pm on July 04, 2020

    Washington highlighted the economic potential of a peaceful Afghanistan in talks with the Taliban on Friday as it encouraged the start of talks between warring...

  • Images

    No response to Gulf reconciliation effort: Qatar

    Agence France-Presse . Doha | Updated at 10:46pm on June 06, 2020

    Qatar accused a Saudi-led alliance enforcing an embargo on Doha of refusing to engage with efforts it said were US-backed to resolve a crisis which...

  • Images

    Qatar imposes mandatory masks on pain of prison

    Agence France-Presse . Doha | Updated at 11:38pm on May 17, 2020

    Qatar on Sunday began enforcing the world’s toughest penalties of up to three years’ imprisonment for failing to wear masks in public, as it battles...

  • Images

    23 hurt as Qatar COVID-19 tent clinics collapse in storm

    Agence France-Presse . Doha | Updated at 12:07am on May 03, 2020

    Twenty-three staff at a hospital in Qatar were injured when tents being used to boost capacity in response to coronavirus collapsed in a fierce storm,...

  • Images

    Gulf’s migrant workforce fears coronavirus

    Agence France-Presse . Doha | Updated at 12:44am on April 01, 2020

    Millions of migrant workers across the Gulf face uncertainty as host countries lock down, employers withhold wages or mull redundancies, and strict coronavirus containment measures...

Advertisement

images