GCC Crisis

Al Jazeera: Bahrain calls for 'freeze' of Qatar's GCC membership

In an unprecedented move, Bahrain announces that it will not participate in the next Gulf Cooperation Council Summit if Qatar is present. Click here to read more.

Dispatches from Dubai: 5 things I’ve learned about Qatar in the wake of adversity

As the GCC crisis and boycott against Qatar reaches its 20th week, as an expat living in Dubai, here are 5 things I’ve learned about Qatar since the blockade began. Hint: It’s a nation with heart, that won’t back down. Click here to read more!

 

GCC Crisis Week 18 — UN Secretary General calls for dialogue amid crisis

In this week’s updates, Qatar signed an agreement to facilitate trade transport with Oman, the US Defense Secretary made an unexpected visit to Qatar, and the UN Secretary General calls for talks for a swift resolution. Read the article for more.

 

What is Qatar's role in the GCC's economic growth in the near future?

In the wake of the now nearly four-month-long GCC crisis, the economic impact of the diplomatic fallout has been felt throughout the region. Here we explore the ups and downs of how Qatar has fared amidst the blockade, and how it still plays a very important role in the financial future of the GCC.

Egyptian news outlet misconstrues Qatar celebrations as protests

A daily newspaper in Egypt, Youm7, has Tweeted several fake reports that yesterday's welcome celebrations for HH The Emir were in fact protests against His Highness and the Qatari government. Click here to learn more. 

HH The Emir to receive a grand welcome on Qatar’s Corniche today!

Citizens and residents of Qatar are expected to throng the Corniche this afternoon as HH The Emir arrives back in Doha after his attendance at the United Nations General Assembly in New York. Click here to learn more!


Top of the Twitterverse: The week’s top Tweets about Qatar in the news!

It was an historic week for Qatar in the global spotlight! From UNGA 2017, to the world showing solidarity with our nation, Twitter lit up with the best of international reaction. Click here to find out...

 

100 days into GCC crisis: Five things Qatar has achieved

It’s been 100 days since the GCC crisis began. Here’s how Qatar paved its way to becoming more self-sufficient and united. Read on to find out more!



#QatarEvents: Hamad Port Inauguration Ceremony With The Emir!

A peek inside the new Hamad Port inauguration!

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The new Hamad Port is one of the largest shipping ports in the Middle East and it officially opened on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 in the presence of HH The Emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani. Check out the footage from the inauguration ceremony here!

UAE propaganda strike against Qatar disguised as London conference

How the Qatar Global Security & Stability Conference is actually a propaganda vehicle orchestrated by the UAE government to further the Qatar opposition agenda of the blockading states. Click here to learn more. 

 


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