Huge rise in Qatar’s foreign aid

Posted on Jun 23, 2015 in Allgemein

Qatar’s financial help to crisis-ridden countries has increased by 300 percent in the last five years. According to Qatar’s Fourth National Human Development Report, Qatar’s total international foreign aid rose from $433m in 2008 to $1.8bn in 2013. Qatar is quick in supporting countries facing natural disasters. It recently sent help to Nepal which was hit by […]

Ramadan in Qatar

Posted on Jun 18, 2015 in Allgemein

This year’s Ramadan in Qatar begins on Thursday, June 18. Ramadan is the holiest month in Islamic calendar, observant Muslims who fast will abstain from food, water, smoking and sexual activity from dawn to sunset. With the sighting of the next new moon and a great celebration Ramadan will end around July 17.