'Qatar will roll with the punches' with GCC crisis: Analysts

Doha has successfully circumvented the three-year blockade by strengthening diverse ties with foreign allies. Having managed to successfully weather a three-year blockade imposed by four of its regional neighbours, Qatar will have to continue fostering diverse foreign relationships to circumvent the blockade, to which there is still no end in sight, experts say. Friday marks the third year anniversary of

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'Qatar will roll with the punches' with GCC crisis: Analysts

Doha has successfully circumvented the three-year blockade by strengthening diverse ties with foreign allies. Having managed to successfully weather a three-year blockade imposed by four of its regional neighbours, Qatar will have to continue fostering diverse foreign relationships to circumvent the blockade, to which there is still no end in sight, experts say. Friday marks the third year anniversary of

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Qatari foreign minister's Saudi visit seen easing Gulf rift

RIYADH/LONDON (Reuters) – Qatar’s foreign minister has made an unannounced visit to Riyadh, two sources told Reuters, amid signs that a 2-1/2-year rift among U.S.-allied Gulf Arab states could soon subside. Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani met with senior Saudi officials last month, said one of the sources familiar with the trip, the highest-level visit since May when Qatar’s prime

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Qatar Airways to seek compensation from Boeing for MAX aircraft

Boeing MAX jets owned by Air Italy, in which Qatar Airways is a shareholder, were grounded after two deadly crashes. Qatar Airways will seek compensation from Boeing over the grounding of three 737 MAX aircraft by Air Italy, in which the Doha-based company is a major shareholder. Boeing MAX jets were grounded worldwide and airlines have cancelled multimillion-dollar contracts following crashes

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