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Qatar coach Sanchez to leave after contract not renewed

Sat, 31 Dec 2022 - 10:30 GMT

The QFA said Sanchez, 47, wanted to pursue new opportunities and that the two parties would part ways on Dec. 31.

Egypt's mezzo-soprano Farrah El Dibany sings the French national anthem in World Cup grand finale

Sun, 18 Dec 2022 - 09:44 GMT

Egyptian mezzo-soprano Farrah El Dibany sings the French national anthem in the World Cup grand finale

Wegz, the 1st Egyptian singer to perform in the World Cup

Sun, 18 Dec 2022 - 03:20 GMT

Wegz is the first Egyptian singer to perform in the World Cup.

Canadian Minister of Transport to make Middle East tour includes Egypt

Sat, 17 Dec 2022 - 10:01 GMT

“I know Canada is very much looking forward to co-hosting the 2026 FIFA World Cup. I am happy to represent our country at the handover event along with representatives from the United States and Mexico. I will also take the opportunity to meet my counterpart from Qatar and discuss human rights, which are a priority for Canada. During my trip, I will have meetings to advance Canada's interests in the region and build partnerships that will help achieve our global climate goals in the transportation sector,” he said.

PM attends celebration to commemorate 50th anniversary of establishing Egypt-Qatar diplomatic relations

Thu, 15 Dec 2022 - 10:07 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli hailed the deep-rooted relations between Egypt and Qatar.

Egyptian president heads to Qatar to attend opening of 2022 FIFA World Cup

Sun, 20 Nov 2022 - 10:17 GMT

President Sisi has been to Doha in September, paying the Gulf state his first visit since he assumed office in 2014.

Unfancied Qatar and Ecuador eye best chance for early points

Fri, 18 Nov 2022 - 01:51 GMT

World Cup debutants Qatar and South America's lowest-qualifying nation Ecuador both know Sunday's opener is their best chance for a win in Group A before facing much scarier rivals.

Qatari direct Investments in Egypt amount to $4B

Wed, 02 Nov 2022 - 03:10 GMT

"We are considering investing in the Egyptian health sector and other investments soon," Bin Qassem added during the Businessmen Association's discussion of investment opportunities with the Egyptian Ministry of Health.

Egypt's GAFI invites Qatari investors to apply on 'Golden License'

Mon, 31 Oct 2022 - 01:56 GMT

The General Authority for Free Zones and Investment (GAFI) held talks with a Qatari business delegation to probe ways of boosting Qatari investment inflows.

Trade exchange bet. Qatar, Egypt hikes 50% in 2021

Sun, 16 Oct 2022 - 02:25 GMT

Al Thani stressed the good relations between the two chambers of Qatar and Alexandria.

Egypt, Qatar discuss air transport cooperation

Fri, 30 Sep 2022 - 03:06 GMT

During a meeting on the sidelines of the 41st International Civil Aviation Organization Assembly, Abbas asserted the Civil Aviation Ministry's keenness to enhance cooperation and coordination with Arab countries in all international gatherings to serve the Arab air transport industry.

Hummel stance on Qatar human rights is strategic decision, say industry experts

Fri, 30 Sep 2022 - 12:36 GMT

Hummel's decision to tone down the details of Denmark's World Cup kit in protest against Qatar's human rights record was driven by the company's desire to be seen as a purpose-driven brand, industry experts told Reuters on Thursday.

Qatar confirms COVID test requirements for World Cup fans

Fri, 30 Sep 2022 - 12:29 GMT

Fans attending the World Cup in Qatar must show proof of a negative COVID-19 test regardless of their vaccination status, organisers said in a statement on Thursday.

Hummel tone down Denmark jerseys, release black kits in Qatar World Cup protest

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 - 01:44 GMT

Denmark will wear kits at the World Cup that were designed by manufacturer Hummel as a protest against Qatar's human rights record ahead of the tournament, the sportswear company said on Wednesday.

World Cup players to get FIFA data analysis app

Fri, 23 Sep 2022 - 12:09 GMT

When the World Cup kicks off in Qatar on Nov. 20 fans can expect a flurry of stats and match footage on social media and FIFA is hoping that includes data and content from a new player app.

Hoffenheim website will not cover World Cup over human rights issues

Thu, 22 Sep 2022 - 02:14 GMT

Bundesliga club Hoffenheim's media department will not run any stories on the World Cup in Qatar due to the country's record on human rights violations, it said on Thursday.

Egypt-Qatar trade exchange hits $44.8 million in 2021: CAPMAS

Tue, 20 Sep 2022 - 08:28 GMT

The energy sector is one of the most prominent areas of cooperation between both states

Wrap-up: Sisi’s 1st visit to Doha, strengthening relations, signing MOUs

Wed, 14 Sep 2022 - 09:55 GMT

The Egyptian-Qatari relations have witnessed several changes along with ‘ups and downs’ during the past period, started with a diplomatic rift in 2017, and was followed with signing the Ola Agreement for reconciliation with Qatar, by Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member states during the 41st GCC summit held in Saudi Arabia in 2021.

President Sisi says his visit to Qatar reflects development between Cairo, Doha relations

Wed, 14 Sep 2022 - 08:30 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al Sisi said his visit to Qatar reflects the development witnessed in the two countries' relations over the past period and the sincere desire by their leaderships to deepen cooperation to serve their national interests.

Sisi’s visit to Qatar promises stronger economic, political ties

Wed, 14 Sep 2022 - 01:04 GMT

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi’s Wednesday visit to Qatar marks a seemingly ambitious future of cooperation between the two states after years of stagnation.

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