WCM-Q Research Sheds New Light on Treatment-Resistant Cancers

Publication: albawaba.com - English (English | Website) Researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) have devised a new way of testing cancer treatments to reveal how some tumors are able to resist chemotherapy drugs and continue to spread. Led by Dr. Anna Halama, Assistant Professor of Research in Physiology & Biophysics, the WCM-Q team combined two innovative research...

Bedaya’s online summer camp helps students hone entrepreneurship abilities

Publication: qatar-tribune.com - English (English | Website) The Bedaya Center for Entrepreneurship and Career Development (Bedaya Center), a joint initiative by Qatar Development Bank (QDB) and Silatech, resumed its activities this month by launching the ‘2020 Summer Camp’ online for students aged between 16 and 20 years.In view of the current circumstances due to the coronavirus...

QM urges students, teachers to register for new Culture Pass

Publication: gulf-times.com - English (English | Website) Qatar Museums (QM) has urged students and teachers to register for its new Culture Pass tiers, offering a curated programme and benefits that suit their passion.While QM opened a number of its museums and heritage sites on July 1, the first day of the second phase of the gradual...

Things to do at home in Qatar: July 12 – July 18, 2020

Publication: iloveqatar.net - English (English | Website) 14 - 28 July 2020 Train and Challenge with Aspire Stay fit and safe, adopt a healthy lifestyle during the quarantine. Join Aspire's summer program "Train and Challenge" that focuses on speed, power, endurance, and flexibility. For kids from 5 to 10 years, there will be training videos uploaded on the...

QU’s GPC awarded QNRF Cluster grant

Publication: thepeninsulaqatar.com - English (English | Website) The Gas Processing Center (GPC) at the College of Engineering, Qatar University (QU), in collaboration with Qatar Environment and Energy Research Institute (QEERI) at Hamad Bin Khalifa University, College of Business and Economics at QU and Qatar Green Building Council have received the prestigious QNRF National Priorities Research Program...

Ooredoo honours top high school graduates

Publication: gulf-times.com - English (English | Website) Ooredoo has held a ceremony to recognise and award the efforts of the country’s top high school graduates for 2020.Fatima Sultan al-Kuwari, chief consumer officer at Ooredoo Qatar, hosted the award and recognition ceremony via Zoom, given the current gathering restrictions due to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak. Fawzia al-Khater,...

QF alumni’s startup aims to ensure cashless future, leaves nobody behind

Publication: thepeninsulaqatar.com - English (English | Website) cWallet, a company founded by a group of HEC Paris in Qatar graduates, allows low-income workers to access digital financial services without needing a debit or credit card.  A cashless society that uses online transactions instead of paper money is something most countries have been working towards for decades, and...

VODAFONE LAUNCHES “SHATER” ENTERTAINMENT APP FOR KIDS

Vodafone Qatar has partnered with Digital Virgo to develop an exclusive new digital content environment called “Shater”. Accessible both over the web and as an iOS or Android app, this safe and fun digital space for children - www.shater.qa - is the first of its kind in Qatar. Providing a tailored mix of popular local and global...

National Museum of Qatar calls for car collectors to participate Mal Lawal third edition

Publication: thepeninsulaqatar.com - English (English | Website) The National Museum of Qatar (NMoQ) is inviting vintage car owners and collectors to showcase their collections at the Mal Lawal 3 exhibition. Under the patronage of Qatar Museums’ (QM) Chairperson, H E Sheikha Al Mayassa Bint Hamad Bin Khalifa Al Thani, and in collaboration with Mawater Center, the highly...

Staying connected with the next generation inspires youth across world

Publication: qatar-tribune.com - English (English | Website) The cheers of fans in a stadium, the laughter of children during a five-a-side game at school or the feeling of connection you get with someone on public transport wearing the same jersey as you when you are heading to a game. These are just three simple yet important...