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Children’s Museum of Qatar names Baladna as founding family member

Publication: thepeninsulaqatar.com - English (English | Website) Dadu, Children’s Museum of Qatar has announced Baladna – Qatar’s leading and largest dairy producer – as a founding family member of its initiative. The museum, the first publicly funded national entity, aims to provide innovative child development settings and resources to support children, families and educators to thrive and...

Registered organ donors in Qatar increase by 31%

Publication: thepeninsulaqatar.com - English (Website) The number of registered organ donors in the country has reached more than 452,000 showing an increase of around 31% within two years. As a result of ongoing national level awareness campaigns, the Organ Donor Registry receives increased number of people to register as potential donors on a daily basis,...

Amir to deliver opening speech at QEF on June 21

Publication: qatar-tribune.com - English (English | Website) His Highness the Amir of State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani will deliver the opening speech at the “Qatar Economic Forum (QEF), powered by Bloomberg” which will take place on Monday, June 21, under the patronage of His Highness. Global government leaders participating in the inaugural...

Indosat Ooredoo launches SheHacks 2021

Publication: thepeninsulaqatar.com - English (English | Website) Indosat Ooredoo has announced the launch of SheHacks 2021, an innovation program for Indonesian women that uses technology to address the challenges of gender inequality. SheHacks 2021 is part of Indosat Ooredoo’s sustainability (CSR) strategy under its Women’s Empowerment pillar. SheHacks 2021 was launched at an event hosted by Indosat...

Inspired by her high school teacher, a student graduates from VCUarts Qatar

Publication: qatar-tribune.com - English (English | Website) In 2014, when Ghadeer Abunada – who had just graduated with a BFA in Interior Design from Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Qatar (VCUarts Qatar) – joined Al Iman Secondary School in Mamoura as an art and design teacher, little did she know that she would...

AMU Alumni Association Qatar organises blood donation camp

Publication: thedohaglobe.com - English (English | Website) The AMU Alumni Association Qatar (AMUAAQ) organised a blood donation camp on Monday to mark the World Blood Donor Day and India@75 (Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav). The blood donation camp was organised in association with Hamad Medical Corporation – Blood Donation Centre and a large number of donors attended the...

Kahramaa eyeing District Cooling System expansion

Publication: gulf-times.com - English(Website) The Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa) is eyeing an expansion of the District Cooling (DC) System, which presently covers 19% of the total cooling capacity in the country, at over 1mn tonnes. “And this figure is expected to reach 24% by 2030,” a Kahramaa tweet said. Kahramaa, represented by the District...

Pandemic hastened adoption of new tech: Vodafone Qatar COO

Publication: qatar-tribune.com - English (English | Website) The evolution of technology is happening at an increasingly rapid rate, said Vodafone Qatar’s Chief Operating Officer Diego Camberos, while addressing the Telecoms World Middle East about the critical 5G requirements needed to realise the full potential of the Internet of Things (IoT). “We’re now seeing many industries approach the...

Festival City spotlights local talents with one-of-its-kind live art exhibition in the mall

Publication: qatar-tribune.com - English (English | Website) Doha Festival City, Qatar’s “one and only destination for shopping, dining, and entertainment”, is presenting a one-of-a-kind interactive art exhibition to promote local talent in the Qatar community. Festival City, which is dedicated to supporting Qatari artists, will provide local painters with their own canvas on the first floor West-South...

QNCECS hosts seminar on information and communication technology

Publication: thepeninsulaqatar.com - English (English | Website) The Qatar National Commission for Education, Culture and Science (QNCECS), in cooperation with the Unesco office in Doha, organised a virtual seminar on Information and Communication Technology for Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals on the occasion of World Telecommunication and Information Society Day. The seminar was attended by Secretary-General of...