Qatar confirms first virus cases at World Cup sites
Qatar reported on Wednesday that five coronavirus cases have been detected in workers at three World Cup stadiums, the first confirmed instances among those involved in 2022 tournament projects.
Global sport heavily disrupted by coronavirus
The coronavirus is disrupting sport around the world with the Moto Grand Prix in Qatar and Thailand postponed, a host of football matches put off to a later date and increasing concerns surrounding the Tokyo Olympics later this year.
Experts caution FG on drive for cheaper fuel
• Move Will Address Subsidy, Climate Change, Local Content Challenges, Experts Say • Stakeholders Cautiously Optimistic Over Oil Block Licensing Nigeria may conserve over N3t currently being spent on the importation of petrol if the Federal Government is sincere in its drive for cheaper fuel through Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) alternative, stakeholders have said. With…
With two years to go, Super Eagles land in Qatar
The result of the just-concluded World Cup draws in Cairo, Egypt, is too good to be true and cannot be described as anything near the ‘Group of Death’.
Qatar signs $470 million solar deal
Gas-rich Qatar signed a $470-million deal on Sunday to build its first solar energy plant, capable of meeting up to one-tenth of peak national power demand.
Ajax’s U.S. defender leaves Qatar training camp amid Iran tensions
United States right-back Sergino Dest has left Ajax’s training camp in Qatar because he did “not feel comfortable”, the Dutch club has said.
With love from Qatar
The first thing that hits you about Qatar from the sky is the immaculate and orderly arranged bright lights at night. This was the first thing I observed as the Qatar Airways flight began its descent into Qatar airspace. Here we go again with another progressive nation; was what I uttered as I was coming…
Liverpool to play twice in two days in two different countries
Liverpool will play two games in two days nearly 5,000 miles apart after their League Cup quarter-final against Aston Villa was scheduled for the day before their Club World Cup semi-final in Qatar.