Qatar Condemns Niger Military Base Attack
Doha/Information Office/06 June 2016/ The State of Qatar strongly condemned the armed attacks that targeted a military base in the town of Poso in southeast Niger, killing at least 30 soldiers and wou
Qatari Foreign Minister Meets President of 70th UN General Assembly Session
New York/ Information Office/04 June 2016/ Qatar's Minister of Foreign Affairs HE Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al -Thani met today with President of the 70th session of the UN General Assembly Mogens Lykketoft, at UN headquarters, on the sidelines of the thematic high-level debate of the UN General Assembly on "Children and young people affected by violent extremism. " During the meeting, they discussed regional and the Middle East issues, as well as international developments.
Montenegro Exempts Qatari Passport Holders of Visa
Doha/ Information Office/ 01 June 2016/ An official source at the Department of Consular Affairs of the Foreign Ministry on Wednesday said that the authorities in Montenegro has announced the exemption of Qatari nationals from visa for entry, transit and residence in Montenegro for a period of 90 days as of the date of 03/03/2016.
Argentina FM Meets Qatari Ambassador
Buenos Aires/Information Office/31 May 2016/ Foreign Minister of Argentina Susana Malcorra met here on Tuesday with HE Qatar's Ambassador to Argentina Fahad bin Ibrahim Al Hamad Al Mana, in the context of her meetings with Arab ambassadors accredited to the Argentina. During the meeting, they discussed means to strengthen bilateral relations in different fields to serve both countries' interests in addition to Arab-Argentinian relations.
Foreign Minister Meets British Foreign Secretary
Doha/Information Office/30 May 2016/ HE Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani met on Monday with British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond, on the occasion of his visit along with his accompanying delegation to Qatar. The meeting reviewed bilateral relations between the two countries and means of enhancing and developing Qatar-British partnerships. It also discussed a number of regional and international issues of common concern.
Agreement on Abolition of Visa between Qatar and Turkey Enters Into Force
Doha/Information Office/30 May 2016/ An official source at the Department of Consular Affairs at the Foreign Ministry stated that agreement on the abolition of visa requirements to holders of Qatari passports signed between the Governments of the State of Qatar and the Turkish Republic on 02/12/2015 entered into force on 28/5/2016.
Foreign Minister Partakes in GCC Ministerial Meeting
Jeddah/Information Office/29 May 2016/ HE the Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani took part in the 139th session of the GCC Ministerial Council, which was held Sunday in Jeddah. The meeting discussed means to promote joint GCC action in addition to regional and international developments.
Foreign Minister Takes Part in GCC-Russia Strategic Dialogue
Moscow/Information Office/26 May 2016/ HE Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani took part in the Fourth Joint Ministerial Meeting on Strategic Dialogue between the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and Russia held in Moscow on Thursday. The meeting dealt with means of enhancing cooperation between the GCC countries and Russia in various areas of mutual cooperation as well as the overall developments at the regional and international levels.