Monthly Archives: May 2014

Holland Beat Ghana in World Cup Preparation Friendly

Rotterdam, May 31 (QNA) – Holland defeated Ghana 1-0 on Saturday in its a World Cup warm-up match for both countries in Rotterdam.

The only goal of the game came five minutes after the start …

UN Assistant Secretary-General Meets Yemini Human Rights Minister

New York, May 31 (QNA) – UN Assistant Secretary-General Sima Bahous conferred here on Saturday with Yemeni Minister of Human Rights Houria Mashhour.

During the meeting, they discussed the positive developments of the human rights …

Ankara to Host Global Energy Projects and Finance Summit

Ankara, May 31 (QNA) – Ankara will host the Global Energy Projects and Finance summit next Tuesday.

The two-day summit will discuss regional and global energy policies, financing of energy projects, and energy diversification issues. …

Spain Axe Star Players off of World Cup Squad

Madrid, May 31 (QNA) – World champions Spain decided to include injured striker Diego Costa in their World Cup 2014 squad, their coach Vicente Del Bosque announced Saturday.

Diego Costa picked up an injury towards …

QNL Wins Top Design Award for Exhibition Stand at QITCOM Conference

Doha, May 31 (QNA) – Qatar National Library has capped off a successful week at QITCOM by capturing a prize for best stand at the conference.

On the final night of the prestigious event, the …

HE Prime Minister Commends Youth Sector Development / for Local Press

Doha, May 31 (QNA) – HE Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al-Thani commended the development of youth sector and the efforts carried out by the Ministry of Youth …

Siemens to Cut About 11,600 Jobs

Berlin, May 31 (QNA) – Europe’s largest engineering company Siemens has said it plans to axe 11,600 jobs in a bid to streamline operations and cut about 1 billion euros ($1.34 billion) in costs.

Siemens …