Qatar (/ˈkæˌtɑːr/,i/ˈkɑːtɑːr/, /ˈkɑːtər/ or i/kəˈtɑːr/;Arabic:قطرQaṭar[ˈqɑtˤɑr]; local vernacular pronunciation: [ɡɪtˤɑr]), officially the State of Qatar (Arabic:دولة قطرDawlat Qaṭar), is a sovereigncountry located in Southwest Asia, occupying the small Qatar Peninsula on the northeastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula. Its sole land border is with Saudi Arabia to the south, with the rest of its territory surrounded by the Persian Gulf. A strait in the Persian Gulf separates Qatar from the nearby island of Bahrain, as well as sharing sea borders with the United Arab Emirates and Iran.
A television viewing audience of 484 million in 80 countries across the Asia-Pacific region, Europe, North America and North Africa witnessed Japan defeat Australia 1–0 in the final.
Qatar, India and Iran all lodged interest in hosting the 2011 AFC Asian Cup, while Australia also considered making a late bid. Qatar officially submitted their bid on 19 June 2006, while India withdrew their interest and Iran failed to submit proper documentation for their bid on time.
Qatar was announced as host nation on 29 July 2007, during the 2007 AFC Asian Cup in Jakarta, Indonesia. Due to FIFA regulations stating that confederation events can be hosted either in January or July, and July being peak summer heat in the Middle East, it was also announced that the tournament would be held in January of that year.
Supporters attending matches at the 2021 FIFAArab Cup in Qatar will be required to be fully vaccinated as the country gears up its preparations for the hosting of the 2022 FIFA World Cup... The build-up to the tournament has been dominated by Qatar's record on human rights and scrutiny of its treatment of migrant workers.
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They must also agree on a new timetable, with officials likely to want to avoid a clash with the FIFA World Cup in Qatar from November 21 to December 18. The news will dash hopes of building on the feelgood factor generated by the return of crowds and come as a body blow to ...
They must also agree on a new timetable, with officials likely to want to avoid a clash with the FIFA World Cup in Qatar from 21 November to 18 December. The news will dash hopes of building on the feelgood factor generated by the return of crowds and come as a body blow to ...
... missed cut in Abu Dhabi and was followed by another big effort in the breeze in Qatar ... His first professional win came in Qatar, at a course which favours those who are good in the breeze, and if Wales gave him the required injection of confidence he could well build on it.
1, 2021. (Chase Stevens/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @csstevensphoto ... 1, 2021. (Erik Verduzco / Las Vegas Review-Journal) @Erik_Verduzco ... 1, 2021 ... It will play 14 games against seven regional foes and need to finish in the top three to guarantee a spot for Qatar 2022. The Gold Cup showed that Berhalter will have plenty of options when building his lineups ... .
All times BST, please refresh for updates. 1018 ... 1006 ... They do, however, increase the chances of racegoers being able to watch the brilliant Wonderful Tonight in action and hopefully she will build on the impression she has made over the last 10 months or so in the QatarLillie Langtry Stakes ... Like what you've read?. .
Other states, such as Qatar, will ... “Abiding by the same rules in terms of arms control and non-proliferation would help building confidence, and they could extend this to other powers that are active in the region, including UAE, Qatar, Israel, to name a few,” she told Asia Times.
According to HospeTrack HospitalIntelligence for Qatar, the largest opportunity in the immediate term is likely to be around building new healthcare facilities as well as expanding existing facilities ... estimating market potential, or building an account management plan in Qatar.
Police intervened Monday to prevent clashes outside the parliament building between demonstrators supporting the president and lawmakers from the dominant Ennahdha party and their allies who opposed the move ... He sat in a car outside the building for nearly 12 hours before leaving Monday afternoon, his next steps were unclear.
Police intervened Monday to prevent clashes outside the parliament building between demonstrators supporting the president and lawmakers from the dominant Ennahdha party and their allies who opposed the move ... He sat in a car outside the building for nearly 12 hours before leaving Monday afternoon — his next steps were unclear.
Security forces also moved in Monday on the Tunis offices of Al-Jazeera, the Qatar-based satellite news network said on its social media page ... “The reporters’ phones and other equipment were confiscated, and they were not allowed back into the building to retrieve their personal belongs,” the network said.
Tunisia’s army stopped Ghannouchi and several lawmakers from entering the Parliament building early Monday morning. Security forces stormed the office of news broadcaster Al Jazeera in the capital Tunis, expelled its employees and ordered it to shut down, according to the Qatar-based channel.