MENA countries particularly vulnerable to climate change

MENA governments are acutely aware of threats that climate change poses but collaborative strategy is necessary to avoid disaster.

China calls for Gulf crisis talks

Egypt to end visas on arrival for Qatari citizens

Erdogan to visit Qatar, Saudi Arabia

UAE FM warns Qatar is 'undermining' GCC allies

Tillerson leaves Gulf with no end to dispute in sight

UAE says Al-Jazeera promotes 'anti-Semitic violence'

Tillerson meets Arab ministers over Qatar boycott

Boycott-busting cows arrive in Qatar

Qatar signs counter-terror deal as US looks to defuse Gulf row

Shortcoming in post-coup Turkey's foreign policy

Tillerson looks to defuse Qatar crisis

UK foreign minister urges end to Qatar boycott

Saudi, allies slam Qatar non-compliance as threat to security

Saudi, allies vow to maintain Qatar boycott

Saudi Arabia, allies to discuss Qatar crisis in Egypt

Qatar slams 'unrealistic' demands by Arab states

Saudi airline expects US to lift laptop ban by July 19

Qatar plans to boost gas production by 30%

Djibouti to ask AU to resolve border row with Eritrea

UN tells Qatar to mend fences with Gulf neighbours

Qatar responds to Gulf diplomatic demands

Saudi extends deadline to resolve Gulf crisis

Empire State lights up in Qatari colours

Qatari defence minister to visit Turkey over military base

Dubai ruler uses poetry to urge Qatar turnabout

Gulf crisis taking its toll on Asian workers in Saudi

Qatar says Garcia Report 'vindicates' 2022 bid

Saudi insists demands on Qatar non-negotiable

GCC construction outlook to improve with oil prices recovery and implementation of reforms

Rouhani seizes opportunity to get closer to Qatar

Erdogan slams Saudi demands of Qatar as illegal

Gulf crisis heats up as Qatar receives list of demands

UAE warns Qatar to take neighbours' demands 'seriously'

Prime time for Ramadan on Gulf fashion calendar

Qatar emir congratulates newly-appointed Saudi crown prince

Turkey sends first aid ship to isolated ally Qatar

Ex-Barclays CEO charged with fraud over Qatar funding

Emirati minister warns Qatar isolation could ‘last years’

Turkish troops arrive in Qatar for joint training


Ramadan TV drama on ISIS stirs mixed reactions

'The series does a wonderful job of revealing life inside ISIS recruitment camps,' says Egyptian cinema critic Tarek el-Shenawy.

I AM, an exhibition by Arab women artists

After Amman, the I AM exhibition is to travel to London and Washington.

‘A Small Death’ by Saudi writer Mohamed Hasan Alwan wins IPAF Prize

Saudi novelist wins Arabic fiction award for tale of Sufi scholar's journey from 12th century Muslim Spain to Damascus broadening his view of human spirit.

Book Review: The Muslim world’s ‘struggle between faith and reason’

For centuries, Ottoman authorities threatened to execute anyone who published books.

Halla Walla: First Arab-inspired emojis app

Based in UAE, Bahraini Yasmine Rasool, 31, Japanese Eriko Varkey, 30, decide digital world needs emojis with Arab twist.

Qatar-Brazil time difference affects Olympics viewers

Qataris struggles with overnight Olympics as watching games has proved test of endurance that would not shame any modern-day athlete.

First NBA Stores to open in Qatar

NBA, Qatari fashion company will partner in opening first NBA Stores in Middle East during 2016-17 league season.

More than half of Qatar population live in 'labour camps'

Figures from 2015 census show almost 60 % of population live in ‘labour camps,’ highlighting issue of huge migrant workforce.

UAE businessman launches largest Arab education fund

Abdulla al-Ghurair Foundation for Education says it plans to provide scholarships for 15,000 Middle Eastern students over next 10 years.

Al-Jazeera sheds around 500 jobs as part of ‘optimisation initiative’

After management review, ‘around 500 positions worldwide will be impacted, majority of which are in Qatar.’

Comic Mirza on Jihadi brides: This is not about radicalisation, it's sexualisation

British Muslim stand-up comic says Jihadi brides are suckers for bad boy sex appeal.