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28
November 2021

Speaker of Shura Council Participates in the work of 143rd IPU General Assembly

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanem participated today in the plenary session work of the 143rd General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), hosted by the Spanish capital, Madrid, under the title...

27
November 2021

Shura Council Speaker Partakes in Plenary Session of 143rd IPU Assembly

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanem participated Saturday in the plenary session of the five-day 143rd Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) in Madrid, Spain, under the title "Contemporary challenges to...

27
November 2021

Shura Council Speaker Participates in 208th Session of IPU Governing Council

Speaker of the Shura Council H E Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanem participated Saturday in the 208th session of the IPU Governing Council, as part of the work of the General Assembly of the Union (IPU), currently being held in the Spanish...

27
November 2021

Secretary-General of Shura Council Partakes in Meeting of Assembly of Secretaries-General of National Parliaments

The Assembly of Secretaries-General of National Parliaments held Saturday a meeting for the Assembly's executive committee as part of the Inter-Parliamentary Union's 143rd Assembly, currently underway in the Spanish capital, Madrid, with...

27
November 2021

Shura Council Participates in Forum of Young Parliamentarians

The Shura Council participated Saturday in the Forum of Young Parliamentarians, within the work of the 143rd Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), currently held in Madrid, Spain.

27
November 2021

Shura Council Speaker Meets IPU President

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanem on Saturday with HE President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) , on the sidelines of the 143rd IPU Assembly in Madrid, Spain.

27
November 2021

Shura Council Speaker Meets Chairman of State Duma Committee on International Affairs

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanem on Saturday with Duarte Pacheco and HE Chairman of the State Duma Committee on International Affairs of the Russian Federation Leonid Slutsky, on the sidelines of the 143rd IPU...

27
November 2021

Shura Council Participates in IPU Women Parliamentarians Forum Meetings

The Shura Council participated in the meetings of the 32 session of the Forum of Women Parliamentarians, as part of the 143rd General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), currently being held in Madrid.

27
November 2021

Shura Council Participates in Standing Committee on Democracy and Human Rights Meeting

The Shura Council participated in the meeting of the Standing Committee on Democracy and Human Rights, as part of the 143rd General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), currently being held in Madrid, Spain.

26
November 2021

Shura Council Speaker Meets Turkish National Assembly Speaker

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al-Ghanim met today with HE Speaker of the Grand National Assembly of the sisterly Republic of Turkey Mustafa Sentop, on the sidelines of the 143rd meeting of General Assembly of the...

26
November 2021

Shura Council Speaker Participates in Islamic Parliamentary Group Meeting

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al-Ghanim participated today in the coordinating meeting of the Islamic Parliamentary Group, on the sidelines of the 143rd General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union, being held in...

26
November 2021

Shura Council Speaker Meets Inter-Parliamentary Union Secretary-General

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al-Ghanim met today with HE Secretary-General of the Inter-Parliamentary Union Martin Chungong on the sidelines of the 143rd General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union, currently...

26
November 2021

The Shura Council Participates in APA Coordination Meeting

The Shura Council participated today in a coordination meeting of the Asian Parliamentary Assembly (APA), on the sidelines of the 143rd General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) that is currently taking place in Madrid.

26
November 2021

Speaker of the Shura Council Participates in Opening of IPUs 143rd General Assembly

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanem participated in the opening of the 143rd General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), in the attendance of HM King Felipe VI of Spain.

25
November 2021

Shura Council Speaker Partakes in Coordination Meeting of Arab Parliamentary Group on Sidelines of IPU Assembly

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim participated Thursday in the coordination meeting of the Arab Parliamentary Group, on the sidelines of the 143rd Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), which start on...

25
November 2021

Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Meets Delegation of Eastwest European Institute

HE Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti met Thursday with a student delegation from the Eastwest European Institute (EWEI) headed by Chiara Di Nola.

24
November 2021

Speaker of the Shura Council Arrives in Madrid to Participate in IPU Assembly

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanem and his accompanying delegation arrived today in Madrid to participate in the 143rd Inter-Parliamentary Union Assembly (IPU) and the 208th session of the IPU Governing Council,...

24
November 2021

Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Meets UN Official

HE Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti met Wednesday with HE the United Nations High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries, and Small Island Developing States Earle...

22
November 2021

Shura Council Approves Draft State Budget for the Fiscal Year 2022

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly session, chaired by HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanem, and unanimously agreed to hold it confidentially.

20
November 2021

PAM Accepts Qatar's Request for Permanent Membership

The Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean (PAM) accepted the application for permanent membership of the State of Qatar, represented by the Shura Council, and decided to raise the request for approval by the parliamentary assembly to...

17
November 2021

Shura Council Participates in PAM Bureau Meeting in Italy

The Shura Council will participate in the meeting of the Bureau of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean (PAM), which will be held from Nov. 18 to 20, in the Italian Republic.

16
November 2021

Shura Council's Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee Holds Meeting

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting and decided to approve the Decree-Law No. (19) of 2021 amending some provisions of the Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism Law...

15
November 2021

The Shura Council Discusses the Implementation of Law No. 7 of 2019 on Protecting the Arabic Language

The Shura Council held today its regular weekly session, chaired by HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanem.

14
November 2021

Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Meets Member of French National Assembly

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti met Sunday with HE Member of the National Assembly of the French Republic Amelia Lakrafi, who is visiting the country.

08
November 2021

The Shura Council Approves Qatar Petroleum Decree Law, Forms Temporary Special Committee for Internal Regulations

The Shura Council held today its regular weekly session, chaired by HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanem.

01
November 2021

The Shura Council Holds Second Session, Approves Formation of its Committees

The Shura Council held its second ordinary session of the first legislative term on Monday, corresponding to the Shura Council's 50th annual session, headed by HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanem.

31
October 2021

Speaker of Shura Council Meets German Minister

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanem met with HE Minister of State at the Federal Foreign Office of Germany and Member of the German Bundestag Niels Annen, currently visiting the country.

28
October 2021

HH The Amir Receives Speaker, Members of Shura Council

His Highness The Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani received at the Amiri Diwan office on Thursday morning Their Excellencies the Speaker and members of the Shura Council.

28
October 2021

Shura Council Speaker Meets the Speaker of the Kuwaiti National Assembly

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanem met today with HE Speaker of the Kuwaiti National Assembly Marzouq bin Ali Al Ghanim and his accompanying delegation who are currently visiting the country.

27
October 2021

Shura Council Secretary-General: Elected Council is Historic Event in Qatar's Political Life

HE Secretary-General of the Shura Council Dr. Ahmed bin Nasser Al Fadhala affirmed that the first meeting of the elected Shura Council represented a milestone in the Council's march and gradual development and a historical event in the...

27
October 2021

The Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Conference on Women Empowerment in the Arab World

The Shura Council participated today in a parliamentary conference on the latest development on women empowerment in the Arab region. The conference was organized by the Inter-Parliamentary Union, the international network of gender...

26
October 2021

HH The Amir Inaugurates Shura Council Ordinary Session

His Highness The Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani inaugurated the opening of the first ordinary session of the first legislative term corresponding to the Shura Council's 50th annual session, at the Council's headquarters this morning.

26
October 2021

Shura Council Holds First Session, Selects Speaker, Deputy Speaker

The Shura Council held its first ordinary session of the first legislative term on Tuesday, corresponding to the Shura Council's 50th annual session, headed by HE Abdul Rahman Yousuf Abdul Rahman Al Khulaifi.

26
October 2021

Secretary-General of the Shura Council Says Today an Historic Day in Shura Council's Course of Legislative Development

Secretary-General of the Shura Council Says Today an Historic Day in Shura Council's Course of Legislative Development

26
October 2021

Speaker of Kuwait National Assembly Arrives in Doha

HE Speaker of the National Assembly of the State of Kuwait Marzouq bin Ali Al Ghanim arrived in Doha Tuesday on an official visit to the country.

14
October 2021

Shura Secretary General Congratulates Appointed Members

Shura Secretary General Congratulates Appointed Members

14
October 2021

HH The Amir Issues Amiri Decision Appointing Members of Shura Council

His Highness The Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani issued today Amiri Decision No. 56 of 2021 appointing the following names as members of the Shura Council:

10
October 2021

HH the Amir Issues Amiri Decision Appointing Shura Council Secretary-General

HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani issued today Amiri Decision No. 54 of 2021 appointing Dr. Ahmed Nasser Ibrahim Al Fadala as Secretary-General of the Shura Council.

04
October 2021

Secretary-General of Shura Council Meets Swedish Parliamentary Delegation

HE Secretary-General of the Shura Council Fahad bin Mubarak Al Khayareen met on Monday with a delegation from the Swedish Parliament (Riksdag), at the headquarters of the Council.

27
September 2021

Shura Council Partakes in 15th Meeting of Heads of GCC Shura, Representatives, National and Ummah Councils

The Shura Council participated in the 15th meeting of Their Excellencies Chairmen of the Shura, Representatives, National and Ummah Councils in the countries of the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (GCC), with a...

12
September 2021

Shura Council Participates in GCC Meeting

The Shura Council participated in the 14th meeting of the Parliamentary and Foreign Relations Coordination Committee of Shura Councils, Council of Representatives and the National Assembly in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), headed by HE...

22
August 2021

HH The Amir Sets Date for Electing Members of Shura Council

His Highness The Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani issued Sunday a Decree No. 40 of 2021 setting the date for electing members of the Shura Council.

29
July 2021

HH The Amir Issues Law Regarding Shura Council

His Highness The Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani issued Law no. 7 of 2021 regarding the Shura Council.

29
June 2021

Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption, Parliamentary Assembly of Mediterranean Sign MoU

The Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption (GOPAC) and the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean (PAM) signed on Tuesday a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), for cooperation and coordination between the two parties...

29
June 2021

Shura Council, IPU Sign MoU to Enhance, Develop Cooperation

The Shura Council and the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on Tuesday to enhance and develop cooperation and coordination and work to achieve common goals related to promoting security, stability...

28
June 2021

Shura Council Holds Closing Session

The Shura Council held on Monday via videoconferencing its closing session of the 49th ordinary session, chaired by HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, at the Council's headquarters.

27
June 2021

Shura Council Speaker Meets Russian State Duma Official

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Sunday with HE Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the State Duma of the Russian Federation Leonid Slutsky, who is visiting the country.

24
June 2021

Qatar-Georgia Parliamentary Friendship Group Meet Ambassador of Georgia

The Qatar-Georgia Parliamentary Friendship Group held a meeting on Thursday at the Shura Council, with HE Ambassador of Georgia to Qatar Nikoloz Revazishvili.

23
June 2021

Shura Council Speaker Meets Head of UN Office of Counter-Terrorismv

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met Wednesday with HE Head of the United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorim (UNOCT) Dr. Aynabat Atayeva.

23
June 2021

Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Meeting on Food Systems, Sustainability

The Shura Council participated on Wednesday in a parliamentary meeting entitled Transforming Food Systems for Health, Equity, and Sustainability, organized by the Inter-Parliamentary Union in cooperation with the United Nations, via video...

23
June 2021

Shura Council Participates in Meetings of the Arab Parliament Committees

The Shura Council took part in the meetings of the four permanent committees of the Arab Parliament, which kicked off in Cairo on Wednesday in preparation for the meeting of the plenary session of the Arab Parliament, to be held Saturday.

21
June 2021

Shura Council Approves Number of Draft Laws

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday, under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, via video conference at the Council's headquarters.

17
June 2021

Shura Council Participates in 9th World e-Parliament Conference

The Shura Council participated in the 9th World e-Parliament Conference, organized by the Inter-Parliamentary Union, via video conference technology.

17
June 2021

Shura Council's Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee Holds Meeting

Shura Council's Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee held a meeting on Sunday, headed by its Rapporteur, HE Nasser bin Rashid Al Kaabi.

16
June 2021

UN Office of Parliamentary Participation in Preventing and Combating Terrorism in Doha Inaugurated

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, and HE Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorism at the United Nations Vladimir Voronkov officially inaugurated today the Office of the...

16
June 2021

Speaker of Shura Council Meets President of Inter-Parliamentary Union

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Wednesday with HE President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Duarte Pacheco, who is currently visiting the country to participate in the opening of the...

16
June 2021

Shura Council's Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee Holds Meeting

Shura Council's Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee held a meeting on Sunday, headed by its Rapporteur, HE Nasser bin Rashid Al Kaabi.

15
June 2021

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Chairperson of Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Tuesday with HE Chairperson of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean (PAM) Gennaro Migliore, and HE Secretary General of PAM Ambassador Sergio Piazzi,...

14
June 2021

Shura Council Discusses Draft Law on Combating Conflict of Interest, Approves Draft Laws on Shura Elections and Related FIFA Rights

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting, via video conference on Monday, under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

14
June 2021

Shura Council's Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee Holds Meeting

Shura Council's Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee held a meeting on Sunday, headed by its Rapporteur, HE Nasser bin Rashid Al Kaabi.

13
June 2021

Shura Council's Services and Public Utilities Committee Holds Meeting

The Shura Council's Services and Public Utilities Committee held a meeting on Monday, chaired by its Rapporteur HE Mohammed bin Mahdi Al Ahbabi.

07
June 2021

Shura Council Welcomes Hosting of Office of GOPAC General Secretariat

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting, via videoconferencing on Monday, under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, at the Council's headquarters.

07
June 2021

Shura Council's Services and Public Utilities Committee Holds Meeting

The Shura Council's Services and Public Utilities Committee held a meeting on Monday, chaired by its Rapporteur HE Mohammed bin Mahdi Al Ahbabi.

06
June 2021

Speaker of Shura Council Inaugurates General Secretariat Office of Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption

HE Speaker of the Shura Council and Chairman of the Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption (GOPAC) Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud inaugurated on Sunday the General Secretariat Office of the Organization's in the...

05
June 2021

Shura Council Speaker Urges International Community to Fulfill Commitments Related to Corruption and Promoting Transparency

HE Speaker of the Shura Council and Chairman of the Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption (GOPAC) Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud called on the international community to address the scourge of corruption,...

03
June 2021

Speaker of the Shura Council Chairs Meeting of Parliamentarians Participating in UN General Assembly Emergency Session Against Corruption

HE Speaker of the Shura Council and Chairman of Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption (GOPAC) Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud chaired a meeting of the parliamentarians participating in the UN General Assembly...

03
June 2021

Shura Council Participates in 15th PAM Plenary Session

The Shura Council participated virtually on Thursday in the 15th Plenary Session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean (PAM) which will last for two days.

31
May 2021

Shura Council Calls for Strengthening Efforts to Achieve Qatar National Vision 2030

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting, via video conference on Monday, under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, at the Council's headquarters.

30
May 2021

Speaker of Shura Council Receives Written Message from Speaker of Turkish Grand National Assembly

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud received on Sunday a written message from HE Speaker of the Grand National Assembly of the Republic of Turkey Mustafa Sentop, pertaining to the bilateral parliamentary...

30
May 2021

Shura Council's Internal and External Affairs Committee Meets Turkish Grand National Assembly's Foreign Affairs Committee

The Internal and External Affairs Committee of the Shura Council, headed by HE Abdulla bin Fahad Al Marri, held on Sunday a meeting with the Turkish Grand National Assembly's Foreign Affairs Committee, chaired by HE Akif Cagatay Kilic.

30
May 2021

Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee of Shura Council Holds Meeting

Shura Council's Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee held a meeting on Sunday, headed by its Rapporteur, HE Nasser bin Rashid Al Kaabi.

25
May 2021

Speaker of Shura Council Meets President of France-Qatar Friendship Group

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Tuesday with HE President of the France-Qatar Friendship Group in the French National Assembly MP Pascal Brindeau and the accompanying delegation.

24
May 2021

Speaker of Shura Council: Israeli Practices Against Palestinians Are Most Serious Threats to Peace, Security in Middle East

The 142nd General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) began on Monday with the participation of HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud via videoconferencing.

24
May 2021

Shura Council Commends HH the Amir's Supportive Stances towards Palestinian People

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting via videoconference on Monday under the chairmanship of HE Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, at the Council's headquarters.

24
May 2021

Shura Council's Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee Holds Meeting

The Shura Council's Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee held Monday a meeting, chaired by its Rapporteur HE Nasser bin Rashid bin Sarea Al Kaabi.

20
May 2021

Shura Council Participates in Meeting of APA Committee on Economic and Sustainable Development

The Shura Council participated on Thursday in the meeting of the Standing Committee on Economic and Sustainable Development of the Asian Parliamentary Assembly (APA), through video conference technology.

20
May 2021

The Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Meeting on MENA Recovery

The Shura Council participated in a parliamentary meeting on economic recovery the Middle-East and North Africa by designing comprehensive, sustainable, and adaptable policies. The meeting was organized by The Parliamentary Network on the...

18
May 2021

Shura Council to Participate in Arab Parliament Emergency Session Tomorrow

The Shura Council will participate in the emergency session to be held by the Arab Parliament at the headquarters of the General Secretariat of the Arab League on Wednesday.

15
May 2021

Speaker of Shura Council Discusses Israeli Aggression on Gaza with Speaker of Turkish National Assembly

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud received a phone call today from HE Speaker of the Turkish Grand National Assembly of the Republic of Turkey Mustafa Sentop.

12
May 2021

Speaker of the Shura Council Says Qatar Stands Firmly with the Palestinian Cause

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud stressed that the State of Qatar under the leadership of HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani considers the Palestinian issue its main cause, and stands firmly...

10
May 2021

The Shura Council Participates in the 31st Session of the Forum of Women Parliamentarians

The Shura Council participated in the Inter-Parliamentary Union 31st Forum of Women Parliamentarians, which took place via videoconference.

03
May 2021

Shura Council Recommends Continuing Government Economic Packages Program and Extending Support

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday, under the chairmanship of HE the Deputy Speaker Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Sulaiti, via video conference at the Council's headquarters.

03
May 2021

Shura Council's Services and Public Utilities Committee Holds Meeting

The Shura Council's Services and Public Utilities Committee held a meeting on Monday, chaired by its Rapporteur HE Mohammed bin Mahdi Al Ahbabi.

29
April 2021

The Shura Council's Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee Holds Meeting

The Shura Council's Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee held Thursday a meeting, chaired by its Rapporteur Nasser bin Rashid bin Sarea Al Kaabi.

28
April 2021

Shura Council Participates in 7th Global Conference of Young Parliamentarians

The Shura Council participated in the 7th Global Conference of Young Parliamentarians, which will last for two days, through video conference technology.

28
April 2021

Shura Council Participates in Mitigating the Impact of COVID-19 through Democracy, Human Rights Meeting

The Shura Council has participated on Wednesday in a parliamentary meeting entitled "Overcoming the Epidemic and Building a Better Tomorrow: The Role of Parliaments", which was held by the Permanent Committee for Democracy and Human Rights...

27
April 2021

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Ambassadors of Morocco, Georgia, Sweden

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met separately on Tuesday with HE Ambassador of the Kingdom of Morocco to the State of Qatar Mohamed Setri, HE Ambassador of Georgia to the State of Qatar Nikoloz...

27
April 2021

Speaker of the Shura Council Praises the Establishment of a GOPAC Branch in Nigeria

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, who is also the Chairman of the Global Organisation of Parliamentarians Against Corruption (GOPAC), praised Tuesday the establishment of a branch for the organization...

27
April 2021

The Shura Council Participates in an International Parliamentary Meeting on Facing Global Challenges

The Shura Council participated today in a parliamentary meeting on the role of parliaments in overcoming the pandemic and building a better future, held by the International Parliamentary Union via video conference.

26
April 2021

Shura Council Approves Draft Law Establishing Investment and Trade Court

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday, under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, via video conference at the Council's headquarters.

26
April 2021

Shura Council's Services and Public Utilities Committee Holds Meeting

The Shura Council's Services and Public Utilities Committee held a meeting on Monday, chaired by its Rapporteur HE Mohammed bin Mahdi Al Ahbabi.

26
April 2021

Shura Council's Financial and Economic Affairs Committee Holds Meeting

The Financial and Economic Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting on Monday, chaired by its Rapporteur HE Ali bin Abdullatif Al Misnad Al Mohannadi.

20
April 2021

Speaker of Shura Council Highlights Role of Parliamentarians in Combatting Corruption, Influencing National Policies

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, the Chairman of Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption (GOPAC), underlined the importance of the special session on combating corruption to be held...

19
April 2021

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday, under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, via video conference at the Council's headquarters.

19
April 2021

Shura Council's Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee Holds Meeting

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting on Monday chaired by its Rapporteur HE Nasser bin Rashid bin Saree Al Kaabi.

19
April 2021

Shura Council's Services and Public Utilities Committee Holds Meeting

The Shura Council's Services and Public Utilities Committee held a meeting on Monday, chaired by its Rapporteur HE Mohammed bin Mahdi Al Ahbabi.

15
April 2021

The Shura Council Participates in a Parliamentary Conference on Modernizing National Legislation Related to Counter-Terrorism

The Shura Council participated in a parliamentary conference held Thursday on the Global challenges and threats in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic related to terrorism and violent extremism.

14
April 2021

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Ambassadors of Iran and Austria

HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met separately on Wednesday with HE Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the State of Qatar Hamid Reza Dehghani and HE Ambassador of Republic of Austria to...

13
April 2021

Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Meeting on Climate Change Impacts

The Shura Council took part in a virtual parliamentary meeting entitled "Parliamentary strategies to strengthen peace and security against threats and conflicts resulting from climate-related disasters and their consequences", held by the...

12
April 2021

Shura Council Approves Draft Law Regulating Health Care Services

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly meeting via video conference under the chairmanship of HE Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, at the Council's headquarters.

12
April 2021

HH the Amir Exchanges Ramadan Greetings with Speaker of Shura Council

HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani received a cable from HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud on the occasion of the advent of the holy month of Ramadan, extending his greetings and greetings...

08
April 2021

The Shura Council Participates in Arab Parliamentary Group Coordination Meeting

The Shura Council participated Thursday in the Arab Parliamentary Group coordination meeting, which was held today at the headquarters of the Federal National Council in the UAE.

07
April 2021

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Ambassadors of Tunisia, Azerbaijan and Kosovo

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met separately on Wednesday with HE Ambassador of the Republic of Tunisia Sami Al Saidi, HE Ambassador of the Republic of Azerbaijan Rashad Ismayilov, and HE Ambassador...

07
April 2021

Chairman of Sudanese Transitional Sovereignty Council Meets Speaker of Shura Council

HE Chairman of the Transitional Sovereignty Council of the Republic of Sudan Lt. Gen. Abdel Fattah Al Burhan, met on Wednesday at his residence with HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

07
April 2021

Shura Council Participates in Gender-Responsive Recovery Post-COVID-19 Meetings

The Shura Council participates in a series of parliamentary meetings on Gender-Responsive Recovery Post-COVID-19, held by the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) in partnership with UN Women.

06
April 2021

Shura Council's Financial and Economic Affairs Committee Studies SMEs Situation

The Financial and Economic Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting on Tuesday, chaired by its Acting Rapporteur HE Nasser bin Rashid bin Saree Al Kaabi.

06
April 2021

The Shura Council Participates in the Arab Parliament's Committee Meetings

The Shura Council participated in the first session of the third legislative term of the Arab Parliament, during the period from April 7-10. 2021, in the Egyptian capital Cairo.

05
April 2021

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting, via video conference on Monday, under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, at the Council's headquarters.

31
March 2021

Shura Council Speaker Reviews Parliamentary Cooperation with a Number of Ambassadors

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met Wednesday separately with HE Ambassador of the Dominican Republic George Bahsa Hazeem, HE Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany in Doha Claudius Fischbach,...

31
March 2021

Shura Council, US Congress Discuss Parliamentary Relations

HE Reem bint Mohammed Al Mansoori, HE Dr. Hind bint Abdulrahman Al Muftah, members of the Council, met on Wednesday with a delegation of members of the US Congress, who is currently visiting the country.

30
March 2021

Shura Council Review Parliamentary Relations with US Congress

The Qatar Parliamentary Friendship Group with the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand in the Shura Council, chaired by HE Nasser Bin Khalil Al-Jaida, member of the Shura Council, held a meeting today with a delegation of...

30
March 2021

Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Meeting on Resilient Economies

The Shura Council participated on Tuesday in a meeting on cross-regional cooperation and the role it plays in in shaping resilient economic recovery. The meeting was held by the Parliamentary Assembly of Turkic-Speaking Countries (TURKPA)...

30
March 2021

Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Session on Effective Development Cooperation

The Shura Council on Tuesday took part in a virtual parliamentary session entitled "The Power of Parliamentarians: Opportunities and Challenges for Effective Development Cooperation", co-organized by the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and...

29
March 2021

Shura Council Approves Draft Law on Common Insurance Protection for GCC Citizens

The Shura Council held Monday its weekly meeting via video conference under the chairmanship of HE Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

29
March 2021

Shura Council's Services and Public Utilities Committee Studies Draft Law Regulating Health Care Services

The Services and Public Utilities Committee of the Shura Council held Tuesday a meeting under its Rapporteur HE Mohammed bin Mahdi Al Ahbabi.

29
March 2021

Shura Council Qatari-Asian Parliamentary Friendship Group Meets Delegation of Malaysian Parliament

The Qatari-Asian Parliamentary Friendship Group of the Shura Council, headed by HE Rashid Bin Hamad Al-Meadadi, held a meeting on Monday with the delegation of the Parliamentary Friendship Group Malaysia-Qatar of the Malaysian Parliament...

29
March 2021

Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Forum About Accelerating Recovery From Effects of Covid-19

The Shura Council participated in a parliamentary forum titled 'Accelerating Progress on the 2030 Agenda post-Covid' which was held by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) in cooperation with the League...

25
March 2021

Services, Public Utilities Committee of Shura Council Holds Meetingv

The Services and Public Utilities Committee of the Shura Council held Tuesday a meeting under its Rapporteur HE Mohammed bin Mahdi Al Ahbabi.

23
March 2021

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Ambassadors of Indonesia and Australia

HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met separately on Tuesday with HE Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia Ridwan Hassan and HE Ambassador of Australia to Qatar Jonathan Muir.

23
March 2021

Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Meeting on Achieving Gender Parity

The Shura Council participated today in a parliamentary meeting entitled "What will it take to reach gender parity in political participation in a post-COVID-19 world?" held by the Inter-Parliamentary Union and UN Women, through video...

22
March 2021

Shura Council Approves Draft Law on Mortgaging Movable Funds in its Amended Form, Refers Recommendations on QU Strategy to Competent Authorities

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting, via video conference on Monday, under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, at the Council's headquarters.

22
March 2021

Shura Council Participates in GCC-EU Parliamentary Committee Meeting

The Shura Council participated on Monday in the fourth meeting of the GCC-European Parliamentary Committee, which was held via videoconferencing.

17
March 2021

Speaker of Shura Council Receives Message from President of Albanian Parliament, Meets Number of Ambassadors

HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud received a message from HE Speaker of Parliament of the Republic of Albania Gramoz Ruci, pertaining to the parliamentary relations between the two countries and ways...

16
March 2021

Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Webinar on SDGs and Implementation in Light of COVID-19 Pandemic

The Shura Council participated Tuesday in a parliamentary webinar on "Building a better future where nobody is left behind: How can parliaments ensure that COVID-19 recovery strategies are in line with the SDGs?", organized by the...

16
March 2021

Services, Public Utilities Committee of Shura Council Holds Meetingv

The Services and Public Utilities Committee of the Shura Council held Tuesday a meeting under its Rapporteur HE Mohammed bin Mahdi Al Ahbabi.

16
March 2021

Shura Council's Financial and Economic Affairs Committee Studies SMEs Situation

The Financial and Economic Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting on Tuesday chaired by its Rapporteur HE Ali bin Abdullatif Al Misnad Al Mohannadi.

15
March 2021

Shura Council Discusses Draft Law on Health Care Services; Briefed on Qatar National Vision 2030

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting via videoconferencing under the chairmanship of HE Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, at the Council's headquarters on Monday.

11
March 2021

The Speaker of the Shura Council Receives Message from President of Serbian National Assembly

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud received Thursday a message from President of the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia Ivica Dacic, pertaining to bilateral parliamentary ties and the means to...

09
March 2021

Shura Council Partakes in Parliamentary Meeting on Women and Economy

The Shura Council participated in a parliamentary meeting on "Women and the family-based economy", held virtually by the Iranian consultative assembly and the Asian Parliamentary Assembly.

09
March 2021

Shura Council Participates in 45th Meeting of Bureau of Forum of Women Parliamentarians

The Shura Council participated in the meeting of the 45th session of the Bureau of the Forum of Women Parliamentarians of the Inter-Parliamentary Union held via video conference today.

08
March 2021

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held today its regular weekly meeting at its headquarters, through video conference. The meeting was chaired by His Excellency Mr. Ahmed bin Abdulla bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, the Speaker of the Council.

08
March 2021

Information and Cultural Affairs Committee Holds Meeting

The Information and Cultural Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting on Monday, chaired by its Rapporteur HE Saqr bin Fahd Al Muraikhi.

03
March 2021

Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Meets Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Mohammed bin Abdulla Al Sulaiti met Tuesday with HE Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan Furkat Sidikov, who is currently visiting the country.

01
March 2021

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting, via video conference on Monday, under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, at the Council's headquarters.

01
March 2021

Shura Council Participates in Third Meeting of GCC-European Parliamentary Committee

The Shura Council participated on Monday in the third meeting of the GCC-European Parliamentary Committee, which was held via videoconferencing.

01
March 2021

Information and Cultural Affairs Committee Holds Meeting

The Information and Cultural Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting on Monday, chaired by its Rapporteur HE Saqr bin Fahd Al Muraikhi.

25
February 2021

Shura Council participates in APU 27th Session of the Executive Committee

The Shura Council participated on Thursday in the 27th session of the Executive Committee of Arab Inter-Parliamentary Union (APU) meeting which was held via video conference.

25
February 2021

The Shura Council Participate in IPU's Association of Secretaries General of Parliaments Meeting

The Shura Council participated Thursday in the regular meeting of the Association of Secretaries General of Parliaments of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), that was held today via video conference.

25
February 2021

The Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Seminar

The Shura Council participated Thursday in a Parliamentary Seminar on action to end statelessness by 2024, organized by the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and UN High Commissioner for Refugees via video conference.

24
February 2021

Speaker of the Shura Council Meets Ambassadors of Italy, Kazakhstan

HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met separately on Wednesday with HE Ambassador of the Italian Republic to the State of Qatar Alessandro Bruns, and HE Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to the...

24
February 2021

Information and Cultural Affairs Committee of the Shura Council Meeting

The Information and Cultural Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held Wednesday a meeting chaired by its Rapporteur HE Saqr bin Fahd Al Muraikhi.

24
February 2021

Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Seminar on COVID-19 Crisis Impacts on SMEs

The Shura Council participated on Wednesday in a parliamentary seminar entitled emergency legislation to reduce the repercussions of the Corona crisis on small and medium enterprises, organized by the Council of Representatives in the...

22
February 2021

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

18
February 2021

Shura Council's Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee Meets

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting on Thursday, chaired by its Rapporteur HE Nasser bin Rashid bin Sraiya Al Kaabi.

17
February 2021

Speaker of the Shura Council participates in the Annual Joint Hearing between UN and IPU

HE the Speaker of the Shura Council, Chairman of the Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption (GOPAC) Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud participated in the annual joint hearing between the United Nations and the...

16
February 2021

Speaker of Shura Council Participates in Meeting of PAM's Special Parliamentary committee on Counter Terrorism

The Special Committee on Counter Terrorism of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean (PAM) held a virtual meeting in which HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud participated at the invitation of...

16
February 2021

Shura Council's Financial and Economic Affairs Committee Holds Meeting

The Financial and Economic Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting on Sunday, chaired by its Rapporteur HE Ali bin Abdullatif Al Misnad Al Mohannadi.

15
February 2021

Shura Council Discusses Values, Principles and Ethics in Society, Stresses Importance of Preserving Them

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

10
February 2021

Speaker of the Shura Council Meets Speaker of the Kuwaiti National Assembly

HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Wednesday with HE the Speaker of the National Assembly of the State of Kuwait Marzouq bin Ali Al Ghanim, and his accompanying delegation.

09
February 2021

Speaker of Shura Council and GOPAC Chair: GOPAC to Intensify Activities to Achieve Goals

HE the Speaker of the Shura Council and Chair of the Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption (GOPAC) Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud stressed that the organization will intensify activities in the coming period...

08
February 2021

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting, via video conference on Monday, under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

07
February 2021

Shura Council's Financial and Economic Affairs Committee Holds Meeting

The Financial and Economic Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting on Sunday, chaired by its Rapporteur HE Ali bin Abdullatif Al Misnad Al Mohannadi.

02
February 2021

Executive Committee of GOPAC Holds Meeting

The Executive Committee of the Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption (GOPAC) held a meeting today chaired by HE Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, Speaker of the Shura Council and President of the GOPAC. The...

01
February 2021

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

01
February 2021

Shura Council's Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee Meets, Elects Rapporteur

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held its first meeting on Monday within the 49th ordinary session of the Council.

01
February 2021

Shura Council's Information and Cultural Affairs Committee Meets

The Information and Cultural Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting Monday, chaired by its Rapporteur HE Saqr bin Fahd Al Muraikhi.

31
January 2021

Speaker of Shura Council Meets First Vice President of Transitional Sovereignty Council of Sudan

HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met Sunday with HE First Vice President of the Transitional Sovereignty Council of the Republic of Sudan Lt. Gen. Mohamed Hamdan Daglo, who's currently visiting the...

31
January 2021

Shura Council's Financial and Economic Affairs Committee Holds Meeting

The Financial and Economic Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting on Sunday, chaired by its Rapporteur HE Ali bin Abdullatif Al Misnad Al Mohannadi.

27
January 2021

Shura Council Participates in International Parliamentary Seminar on Cybersecurity

The Shura Council participated today in an international parliamentary seminar on the role of parliamentarians in ensuring peace in the cyberspace and avoiding cyberwars.

27
January 2021

Shura Council's Information and Cultural Affairs Committee Holds Meeting

The Information and Cultural Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting on Wednesday, chaired by its rapporteur HE Saqr bin Fahad Al Muraikhi.

26
January 2021

HH the Amir Meets President of Inter-Parliamentary Union

HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani met on Tuesday at the Amiri Diwan with HE President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Duarte Pacheco, who called on HH the Amir to greet him on the occasion of his visit to the country.

26
January 2021

Joint Committee of Shura Council's Services and Public Utilities, Internal and External Affairs Committees Holds Meeting

The joint committee of the Services and Public Utilities Committee and the Internal and External Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting Tuesday under its Rapporteur HE Mohammed bin Mahdi Al Ahbabi.

25
January 2021

Shura Council Discusses QU's Strategy and Future Plans with QU President

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

25
January 2021

Speaker of Shura Council Meets IPU President

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Monday with HE President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Duarte Pacheco, who is currently visiting the country.

21
January 2021

Financial and Economic Affairs Committee of Shura Council Studying Draft Law on Mortgaging Transferred Funds

The Financial and Economic Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting on Sunday presided over by its Rapporteur HE Ali bin Abdullatif Al Misnad Al Muhannadi.

20
January 2021

Shura Council Joint Committee Studies Decree Law Regulating Entry, Exit and Residency of Expats

The joint committee of the Services and Public Utilities Committee and the Internal and External Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held Wednesday a meeting under its Rapporteur HE Mohammed bin Mahdi Al Ahbabi.

20
January 2021

Shura Council Participates in Panel Discussion on Reforming the Security Council

The Shura Council took part in a panel discussion entitled "Reforming the Security Council: When?", organized virtually on Wednesday by the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) in cooperation with the UN Office.

19
January 2021

Speaker of Shura Council Reviews Parliamentary Cooperation Relations with a Number of Ambassadors

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Tuesday separately with HE Ambassador of the United Kingdom Jonathan Wilks, HE Ambassador of the People's Republic of China Zhou Jian, HE Ambassador of the French...

18
January 2021

Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Meeting on Supporting Palestinian People's Rights

The Shura Council participated Monday in a parliamentary meeting on supporting the rights of the Palestinian people. The meeting was held by the national security and foreign policy committee of the Islamic Consultative Assembly of the...

18
January 2021

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

11
January 2021

Shura Council Welcomes GCC Summit Outcome, Discusses Educational Process

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

10
January 2021

Shura Council's Information and Cultural Affairs Committee Meets, Elects Its Rapporteur

The Information and Cultural Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held its first meeting on Sunday within its 49th ordinary session.

05
January 2021

Shura Council's Financial and Economic Affairs Committee Completes Study of Draft Law on Commercial Companies

The Financial and Economic Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting on Tuesday, presided over by its Rapporteur HE Ali bin Abdullatif Al Misnad Al Muhannadi.

04
January 2021

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

30
December 2020

Shura Council's Financial and Economic Affairs Committee Studies Draft Law on Commercial Companies

The Financial and Economic Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting on Wednesday, presided over by its Rapporteur HE Ali bin Abdullatif Al Misnad Al Muhannadi.

28
December 2020

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

21
December 2020

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

17
December 2020

HH The Amir Exchanges National Day Greetings with Shura Council Speaker

HH The Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani received Thursday a cable of congratulations from Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, on the occasion of the national day that included also congratulations from...

14
December 2020

Shura Council Approves Decree Law on Private Associations and Institutions

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

14
December 2020

Shura Council Joint Committees of Services and Public Utilities, Internal and External Affairs Meet

The joint committee of the Services and Public Utilities Committee and the Internal and External Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting Monday under its Rapporteur HE Mohammed bin Mahdi Al Ahbabi.

14
December 2020

Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Meeting on Proactive Approach towards Climate Change

The Shura Council took part in a parliamentary meeting themed "Supporting science-policy interface for a green renaissance in the Mediterranean", organized virtually on Monday by the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean (PAM) in...

11
December 2020

The Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Seminar on Climate Change in Mountainous Areas

The Shura Council participated Friday in a parliamentary seminar organized by the Inter-Parliamentary Union on adapting to climate change in mountainous areas and the role of parliamentarians in that regard. The event was held via video...

09
December 2020

Speaker of Shura Council Meets with Ambassadors of Moldova, Cuba

HE the Speaker of Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met Wednesday with HE Ambassador of the Republic of Moldova to the State of Qatar Victor Tvircun.

09
December 2020

Speaker of the Shura Council Highlights Role of Parliamentarians in Combatting Corruption

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, the Chairman of Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption (GOPAC), stressed Wednesday on the important role parliamentarians can play in combatting...

09
December 2020

Shura Council Participates in International Meeting on Parliamentary Monitoring

Shura Council participated in a parliamentary meeting entitled Challenges and Opportunities in Parliamentary Monitoring and Evaluation , held by the Inter-Parliamentary Union in cooperation with the Ugandan Parliament, through video...

09
December 2020

Shura Council Participates in Arab Parliament Meetings

The Shura Council will participate in the second session of the first session of the first ordinary term of the third legislative chapter of the Arab Parliament, which began today and continues until the Dec. 12 in Cairo.

08
December 2020

Shura Council's Services and Public Utilities Committee Finishes Studying Private Associations and Foundations Decree

The Shura Council's Public Services and Utilities Committee held on Tuesday a meeting chaired by its rapporteur HE Mohammed bin Mahdi Al Ahbabi.

07
December 2020

Shura Council Reviews MME's Views on Terrestrial and Marine Environment

The Shura Council held its regular weekly session on Monday under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

07
December 2020

Shura Council's Joint Committee of Services and Public Utilities Committee, Internal and External Affairs Committee Meets

The joint committee of the Services and Public Utilities Committee and the Internal and External Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting on Monday.

03
December 2020

Shura Council Participates in MED-Dialogues

The Shura Council participated on Thursday through video conference technology, in Rome International Forum for Mediterranean Dialogue (MED-Dialogues).

03
December 2020

Shura Council Participates in International Parliamentary Conference on Global Economy and Fight Against Poverty

The Shura Council participated on Thursday in a parliamentary conference entitled "The global post-COVID-19 economy: Devising sustainable trade policies to support the fight against poverty", held by the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and...

01
December 2020

Shura Council's Public Services and Utilities Committee Studies Decree Law Regarding Private Associations and Institutions

The Shura Council's Public Services and Utilities Committee held on Tuesday a meeting chaired by its rapporteur HE Mohammed bin Mahdi Al Ahbabi.

30
November 2020

Shura Council Discusses Draft State Budget for 2021

The Shura Council held its regular weekly session on Monday under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

30
November 2020

Shura Council Participates in International Workshop on Parliaments' Role in Protecting Rights of Elderly

The Shura Council participated Monday in a parliamentary workshop on "The role of Arab parliaments in protecting the rights of the elderly", which was organized virtually by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia...

26
November 2020

Shura Council's Financial Affairs Committee Discusses Draft State Budget for Fiscal 2021

The Shura Council's Financial Affairs Committee held Thursday a meeting to examine the draft state budget for the 2021 fiscal year and the draft law to adopt it.

25
November 2020

Qatar, UN Sign Agreement to Establish UNOCT Program Office in Doha

The State of Qatar, represented by the Shura Council, and the United Nations, represented by the United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorism (UNOCT), has signed an agreement to establish the United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorism (UNOCT)...

23
November 2020

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

23
November 2020

Qatar Partakes in 14th Meeting of Heads of GCC Shura, Representatives, National and Ummah Councils

The State of Qatar participated in the 14th meeting of Their Excellencies Heads of GCC Shura, Representatives, National and Ummah Councils, held via video conference on Monday.

23
November 2020

Shura Council's Public Services and Utilities Committee Studies Decree Law Amending Some Provisions of Labor Law

The Shura Council's Public Services and Utilities Committee held on Monday a meeting chaired by its rapporteur HE Mohammed bin Mahdi Al Ahbabi.

23
November 2020

Shura Council's Committees Hold First Meetings

The Financial and Economic Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held on Monday its first meeting within the 49th regular session of the Council.

18
November 2020

Shura Council's Public Services and Utilities Committee Holds Meeting, Elects Rapporteur

The Public Services and Utilities Committee of the Shura Council held its first meeting on Wednesday in the 49th regular session of the Council.

18
November 2020

Shura Council Participates in International Meeting on Young Womens Political Participation and Leadership

The Shura Council took part on Wednesday in an interactive online parliamentary event on young womens political participation and leadership, co-organized by the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and the Office of the United Nations Secretary...

17
November 2020

Shura Council Participates in Webinar on Parliamentary Challenges During COVID-19 Pandemic

The Shura Council on Tuesday took part in a parliamentary webinar held by the Interparliamentary Union (IPU) under the title "Universal Health Coverage in Times of (COVID-19).

16
November 2020

Shura holds its weekly meeting, deliberates and being briefed

The Shura Council held today its regular weekly session, under the chair of HE Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, Speaker of the Council.

16
November 2020

Tunisian President Visits Shura Council

HE President of the Republic of Tunisia Kais Saied visited the Shura Council on Monday, within his state visit to the country.

16
November 2020

Qatari-European Friendship Group of Shura Council Meets Hungarian Parliamentary Friendship Group

The Qatari-European Friendship Group of the Shura Council, headed by HE Chairman of the Group Yousef bin Rashid Al Khater, held a meeting Monday with the delegation of the Hungarian Parliamentary Friendship Group, via video conference...

09
November 2020

Shura Council Holds 2nd Meeting of 49th Session, Forms Five Committees

The Shura Council held Monday the second meeting of its 49th session, under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker of the council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

03
November 2020

HH the Amir Inaugurates Shura Council 49th Ordinary Session

HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani inaugurated the 49th ordinary session of the Shura Council at the Council's Headquarter on Tuesday morning.

03
November 2020

Speech of H.E. Mr. Ahmed bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al Mahmoud Speaker of the Shura Council at the opening of the 49th, Ordinary Session of the Shura Council

Praise be to Allah and prayer and peace be upon whom our Creator sent as a mercy to the Worlds and said to him (We Sufficeth you the mockers), His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, the beloved Emir of our country Honorable Sheikhs...

03
November 2020

Shura Council Holds First Meeting of 49th Ordinary Session

The Shura Council held Tuesday its first meeting of the 49th ordinary session under the chairmanship of the eldest member HE Dr. Yousif bin Mohamed Yousif Al Obaidan.

01
November 2020

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Chairman of High Council of State of Libya

HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Sunday with HE the Chairman of the High Council of State of Libya Khaled Ammar Al Mishri, and his accompanying delegation.

01
November 2020

Speaker of Shura Council Participates in 206th Session of IPU Governing Council

The work of the 206th Session of the Governing Council of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) started on Sunday, with the participation of HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, via videoconferencing.

28
October 2020

HH the Amir Issues Decree Calling Shura Council to Convene its 49th Ordinary Session

HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani issued on Wednesday Decree No. 84 of 2020 inviting the Shura Council to convene its 49th Ordinary Session on Tuesday 17th of Rabi' Al-awwal 1442 corresponding to the 3rd of November 2020.

20
October 2020

Shura Council Participates in International Parliamentary Session on Poverty Eradication

Al Shura Council participated Tuesday in a parliamentary session on the first goal of the United Nations and Sustainable Development goals, which was held by the Inter-Parliamentary Union via videoconferencing.

12
October 2020

Speaker of Shura Council and IPU President Launch Book Marking Union's 130th Anniversary

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud and HE President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Gabriela Cuevas Barron launched Monday the book marking the 130th anniversary of the IPU.

05
October 2020

Speaker of Shura Council Offers Condolences to Amir of Kuwait

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud offered on Monday morning condolences to HH the Amir of the State of Kuwait Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on the death of the late HH Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad...

01
October 2020

Shura Council Participates in International Parliamentary Meeting on Economic Flexibility During Crises

The Shura Council participated Thursday in the meeting of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean, held over two days in cooperation with the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development's Global Parliamentary Network.

18
September 2020

Shura Council Participates in Webinar on Human Rights Protection

The Shura Council participated Friday in a parliamentary webinar on 'Human Rights Protection after COVID-19', convened by the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean in cooperation with the European Alliance of Cities and Regions and...

18
September 2020

Shura Council Participates in Celebrating International Equal Pay Day

The Shura Council participated on Friday, through video conference technology, in the celebration of the first International Equal Pay Day, which was organized by the Equal Pay International Coalition (EPIC), in cooperation with the...

17
September 2020

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Iranian Ambassador

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Thursday with HE Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the State of Qatar Mohammed Ali Subhani on the occasion of the end of his tenure in the...

17
September 2020

Shura Council Participate in Webinar on Governance and Climate Change

The Shura Council participated Thursday in a parliamentary webinar on law and governance approaches within the ocean and climate change, organized by the Inter-Parliamentary Union, in cooperation with the secretariat of the United Nations...

17
September 2020

Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Conference

The Shura Council participated on Thursday in the parliamentary conference organized by the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) under the title: 'Parliaments and the United Nations: The Way Forward'. The conference was held via video conference...

15
September 2020

Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Panel Debate on Democracy and COVID-19

The Shura Council took part today in a virtual parliamentary panel debate on the occasion of the International Day of Democracy entitled "COVID-19 and Democracy: Can Parliaments Come to the Rescue?" hosted by the Inter-Parliamentary Union...

03
September 2020

Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Webinar on COVID-19, Inclusive Societies

The Shura Council participated on Thursday in a parliamentary webinar entitled "COVID-19 and inclusive societies", held by the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) and...

30
August 2020

Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Meets Deputy Head of Korean Mission

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Mohammed bin Abdulla Al Sulaiti met on Sunday with HE Deputy Head of the Diplomatic Mission of the Republic of Korea to Qatar Kim Myung-Joon.

27
August 2020

Shura Council Partakes in International Parliamentary Webinar on Climate Change

Shura Council participated Thursday in a parliamentary webinar titled Compliance and Implementation under the Paris Agreement, organized by the Inter-Parliamentary Union, in cooperation with the Secretariat of the United Nations Framework...

20
August 2020

Speaker of Shura Council Participates in Conclusion of Fifth World Conference of Speakers of Parliament

The Fifth World Conference of Speakers of Parliament concluded Thursday, with the participation of HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

19
August 2020

Qatar Participates in Fifth World Conference of Speakers of Parliament

The State of Qatar participated in the Fifth World Conference of Speakers of Parliament which began Wednesday via video conferencing, and will continue for two days.

12
August 2020

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Ambassadors of Austria and Kazakhstan

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met separately on Wednesday with HE Ambassador of the Republic of Austria Dr. Willy Kempel and HE Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan Askar Shokybayev, on the...

04
August 2020

Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Seminar on COVID-19 and Climate Change

The Shura Council participated today in a parliamentary seminar on COVID-19 and climate change'. The seminar was organized by the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN), and...

30
July 2020

HH the Amir Receives Greetings from Speaker of Shura Council on the Occasion of Eid Al-Adha

HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani has received a cable from HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud on the occasion of the blessed Eid Al-Adha,

28
July 2020

Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Debate on the Impact of Discriminatory Laws, Women's Empowerment

The Shura Council participated Tuesday in a parliamentary discussion on gender-responsive implementation of the 2030 Agenda and the Implementation of the Beijing Parliamentary Declaration held by the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and the...

21
July 2020

Qatar participates in 13th periodic meeting of the GCC Presidents of Legislative Councils

The State of Qatar participated in the 13th periodic meeting of Their Excellencies, GCC Presidents of Legislative Councils (the Shura Councils, Council of Representatives, the Federal National Council, and the National Assembly), which was...

19
July 2020

Shura Council Participates in GCC Meeting

The Shura Council participated today in the 12th meeting of the Parliamentary and Foreign Relations Coordination Committee of Shura Councils, Council of Representatives and the National Assembly in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) that...

15
July 2020

Shura Council Participates in International Parliamentary Forum on Sustainable Development

The Shura Council on Wednesday participated in an international parliamentary conference via video conferencing technology on accelerating the sustainable development goals from the COVID-19 epidemic, on the sidelines of the UN High-level...

15
July 2020

Shura Council Participates in Meeting on Women's Healthcare

The Shura Council participated in a meeting, held via videoconferencing technology, titled "Virtual Round Table: Universal Health Coverage: Bridging the Screening Gap for Women," which involved the Foundation for Innovative New Diagnostics...

14
July 2020

Speaker of Shura Council Chairs Meeting of Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption's Executive Committee

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, who is also President of the Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption, chaired Tuesday via video conference the meeting of the organization's...

09
July 2020

Shura Council Partakes in Webinar on Parliaments' Role in Disaster Risk Reduction

The Shura Council participated on Thursday in a webinar for parliamentarians entitled "Building back better: Lessons from the COVID-19 pandemic to enhance the role of parliaments in disaster risk reduction", held by the Inter-Parliamentary...

09
July 2020

Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Conference on Best Practices for Combatting COVID-19

The Shura Council on Thursday participated in a parliamentary conference on the 'Outbreak of COVID-19 Disease', held by the Asian Parliamentary Assembly via video conferencing technology.

08
July 2020

Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Meeting on Economic Recovery Post Coronavirus

The Shura Council on Wednesday participated in a meeting of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean (PAM) on "Post-COVID Economic Recovery and support to SMEs, Fintech, Venture Capital and Start-Ups", via video conferencing...

08
July 2020

Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Meeting to Support Palestinian Issue

The Shura Council participated Wednesday in a parliamentary meeting on the renewed support for the Palestinian issue in light of the repercussions of the deal of the century and the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, which was held by the...

07
July 2020

Shura Council Participates in International Parliamentary Conference on COVID-19 and Gender Equality

The Shura Council participated Tuesday in a parliamentary conference held by the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and the Sustainable Development Solutions Network on COVID-19 and gender equality. The conference took place using video...

06
July 2020

The Shura Council holds the Closing Plenary Meeting of the 48th, Session

The Shura Council held its regular meeting of its 48th ordinary Session, on Monday, while practicing social distancing, under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker of the Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

01
July 2020

HH the Amir Issues Decree to Dismiss 48th Ordinary Session of Shura Council

HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani issued Wednesday Decree No. 60 of 2020 dismissing the 48th ordinary session of Shura Council on Tuesday, Dhu'l Qi'dah 16 of the year 1441 AH, which corresponds to Jul. 7, 2020.

30
June 2020

Speaker of Shura Council Participates in IPU Five-Party Meeting

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud participated in the five-party meeting that the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) held on Tuesday via video conferencing. The participants in the meeting were HE Speaker...

30
June 2020

Shura Council Speaker, UNOCT Head Discuss Establishing UN Program Office on Parliamentary Engagement on Preventing, Countering Terrorism, Violent Extremism in Qatar‏

Shura Council Speaker, UNOCT Head Discuss Establishing UN Program Office on Parliamentary Engagement on Preventing, Countering Terrorism, Violent Extremism in Qatar‏

30
June 2020

Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Conference on Countering Terrorism and Violent Extremism Amid Covid-19‏

The Shura Council participated in a parliamentary conference titled "Countering Terrorism in the Context of the COVID-19 Pandemic", within the framework of the partnership among the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean (PAM), the...

29
June 2020

Shura Council Holds its Regular Session Observing Physical Distancing

Shura Council Holds its Regular Session Observing Physical Distancing

25
June 2020

Shura Council's Joint Committee Examines Draft Law Regulating Journalism, Media and Artistic Activities

The Joint Committee of the Shura Council The joint committee comprised of the Legal and Legislative Affairs and Cultural and Information Affairs Committees held Thursday a meeting chaired by its Rapporteur Nasser bin Rashid bin Saria Al...

24
June 2020

Shura Council Participates in Arab Parliament Meetings

The Shura Council participated on Wednesday in the third meeting of the fourth ordinary session of the second legislative term of the Arab Parliament held via video conferencing technology.

23
June 2020

Shura Council's Joint Committee Holds Meeting

The Joint Committee of the Shura Council comprised of its Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee and its Cultural and Information Affairs Committee held a meeting today. The meeting was chaired by its Rapporteur H. E. Mr. Nasser Bin Rashid...

22
June 2020

Shura Council Participates in Meeting on Women Leaders' Role in Addressing COVID-19 Pandemic

Shura Council Participates in Meeting on Women Leaders' Role in Addressing COVID-19 Pandemic

21
June 2020

A Shura Joint Committee Holds Meeting

The Joint Committee of the Shura Council comprised of its Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee and its Cultural and Information Affairs Committee held a meeting today. The meeting was chaired by its Rapporteur H. E. Mr. Nasser Bin Rashid...

15
June 2020

Shura Council Holds its Regular Session Observing Physical Distancing

Shura Council Holds its Regular Session Observing Physical Distancing

11
June 2020

Shura Council's Services and Public Utilities Committee Holds Meeting

The Services and Public Utilities Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting on Thursday under the chairmanship of its Rapporteur HE Mohammed bin Mahdi Al Ahbabi.

09
June 2020

Shura Council Participates in Webinar on Responsiveness of COVID-19 Containment Measures

The Shura Council participated on Tuesday in a webinar for parliamentarians on the responsiveness of COVID-19 containment measures to the sustainable development goals held by the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), the United Nations...

09
June 2020

Shura Legal Committee Meets

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting today. The meeting was chaired by its Rapporteur H.E Mr. Nasser Bin Rashid Bin Sa'ad Al Kaabi.

08
June 2020

Shura Speaker receives a call from the Chairman of the Pakistani Senate

H.E. Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al-Mahmoud, Speaker of the Shura Council, received a telephone call today from H. E. Mr. Sadiq Sinirani, Chairman of the Senate of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan.

05
June 2020

HH the Amir's Wise Leadership Made the Country Overcome Unjust Blockade, Speaker of Shura Council Says

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, speaking on his behalf and on behalf of members of the council, renewed loyalty to HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, expressing pride at His Highness' wise...

23
May 2020

HH the Amir Exchanges Eid Al Fitr Greetings with Speaker of Shura Council

HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani has received a cable from HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud on the occasion of the blessed Eid Al Fitr

07
May 2020

Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Meeting on World Bank's Strategy on Conflict Fragility and Conflict

The Shura Council participated in a parliamentary meeting held today within the framework of the partnership between the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean with the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund, via video...

28
April 2020

Shura Council Participates in Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Meeting, International Symposium on Corona Pandemic

The Shura Council has participated in a meeting of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), and in an international symposium that brought together the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), the World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations,...

16
March 2020

Shura Council Praises HH the Amir's Directives to Limit Impact of Coronavirus Epidemic

The Shura Council held its regular weekly session on Monday under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker of the Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

11
March 2020

Shura Council's Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee Discusses Draft Law on Setting Minimum Wage for Workers, Domestic Workers

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting on Wednesday chaired by its Rapporteur HE Nasser bin Rashid bin Saree Al Kaabi.

09
March 2020

Shura Council Discusses Draft Law on Minimum Wage for Workers, Domestic Workers

The Shura Council held its regular weekly session on Monday under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker of the Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

02
March 2020

Shura Council Praises Efforts of Wise Leadership, Cohesion of People after 1,000 Days of Unjust Blockade

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

02
March 2020

Cultural and Information Affairs Committee Holds Meeting

The Cultural and Information Affairs Committee of Shura Council held a meeting on Monday chaired by Rapporteur HE Khalid bin Mohammed Al Kubaisi.

27
February 2020

A Shura Joint Committee Studies a Draft Law on Press & Publications

The Joint Committee formed by the Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee and the Information and Cultural Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting today. The Committee’s meeting was chaired by its Rapporteur H.E. Nasser bin...

26
February 2020

Shura Council to Hold Special Session on Ministry of Public Health's Coronavirus Report

The Shura Council will hold a special session to discuss a report set to be submitted by HE Minister of Public Health, Dr. Hanan Mohamed Al Kuwari, on the measures taken by the Ministry to confront the threat of the novel Coronavirus...

26
February 2020

Shura Speaker Meets Turkish Ambassador to Doha

H. E. Mr. Ahmed bin Abdulla bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, Speaker of the Shura Council, met today with H. E. Mr. Fikret Ozar, Ambassador of the sisterly Republic of Turkey, on the occasion of the end of his term in the country.

24
February 2020

Shura Council Approves Draft Law on Protecting Industrial Designs

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

23
February 2020

Shura Speaker meets with the Turkish Parliamentary Friendship Group

Shura Speaker H. E. Mr. Ahmed bin Abdulla bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, met today with the delegation of the Turkish-Qatari Parliamentary Friendship Group headed by H.E. Wahid Keller, President of the Group.

18
February 2020

Speaker of Shura Council Meets IPU President and Secretary-General

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met with HE President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Gabriela Barron, on the sidelines of His Excellency's participation in a parliamentary hearing at the United...

18
February 2020

Shura Council Speaker Meets UN Under-Secretary-General for Political and Peacebuilding Affairs

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met with HE Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations for Political and Peacebuilding Affairs Rosemary DiCarlo, on the occasion of His Excellency's participation in...

17
February 2020

Qatar, UN Sign MoU to Enhance Role of Parliaments in Countering Terrorism

The State of Qatar, represented in the Shura Council, signed on Monday a Memorandum of Understanding with the United Nations, represented in the Office of Counter-Terrorism, aiming at providing a framework for cooperation to enhance the...

17
February 2020

Shura Council Discusses a Draft Law on Workers’ Wages

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting today, under the chairmanship of H. E. Mr. Mohammed bin Abdulla al-Sulaiti, Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council.

16
February 2020

A Parliamentary Group of Shura Council Meets a US Congress Delegation

The Qatar Parliamentary Friendship Group with the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand in the Shura Council, held a meeting today under the chairmanship of His Excellency Mr. Nasser Bin Khalil Al-Jaidah, Chairman of the...

13
February 2020

A Shura Council Joint Committee of the Shura Council Discusses a Bill on Press & Publications

The Joint Committee of the Shura Council combing the Committee of Legal and Legislative Affairs, and the Committee for Cultural & and Information held a meeting today. The meeting was chaired by its Rapporteur His Excellency Mr. Nasser bin...

11
February 2020

The Shura Council Celebrates the Sports Day

The Shura Council celebrated today the National Sports, with the participation of His Excellency Mr. Ahmed bin Abdulla bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, Speaker of the Shura Council.

10
February 2020

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

08
February 2020

Speaker of Shura Council Reaffirms Qatar's Support for the Rights of Palestinians

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud renewed the position of the State of Qatar and the Qatari people led by HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani that supported the rights of the Palestinians and all...

08
February 2020

Speaker of Shura Council: Arab Position Rejects Deal of the Century

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud stressed that Arab position at all levels of government, parliament and people totally rejects the so-called deal of the century.

08
February 2020

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Palestinian, Iraqi Counterparts

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met Saturday with HE Speaker of the Palestinian National Council Saleem Zaanoun, on the sidelines of the 30th extraordinary conference of Inter-Parliamentary Union (APU)...

04
February 2020

Shura Speaker meets Chairman of Paraguay Parliament

The Speaker of the Shuar Council H. E. Mr. Mr. Ahmed bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, Speaker of the Shura Council, met today with His Excellency Mr. Blas Antonio Jano, President of the Congress of the Republic of Paraguay, President of...

03
February 2020

Shura Council Reaffirms Stance on Palestinian Question and Studies a Bill on Press and Publications

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

03
February 2020

A Shura Joint Committee Discusses a Bill on Press & Publications

A Joint Committee of the Shura Council formed by the Committee for Legal and Legislative Affairs, and the Committee for Cultural Affairs and Information held today its first meeting at the 48Th, Session of the Council.

30
January 2020

Speaker of the Shura Council Reiterates Qatar's Support of Palestinians' Rights

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud stressed the State of Qatar's firm position from the Palestinian issue, and all initiatives that would see the Palestinian people gain their right to establish an...

30
January 2020

Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee Discusses Draft Law on Minimum Wages for Workers, Domestic Workers

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting on Monday, chaired by its Rapporteur HE Nasser Bin Rashid Al- Kaabi.

29
January 2020

President of Burkina Faso Meets Speaker of Shura Council

HE the President of the Republic of Burkina Faso Roch Marc Christian Kabore met today with HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, on the sidelines of his participation in 15th session of the Parliamentary...

29
January 2020

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Tunisian, Algerian Counterpart

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met today with HE Rashid Ghannouchi, Speaker of the Assembly of the Representatives of the People of the Republic of Tunisia Rashid Ghannoushi, on the sidelines of 15th...

28
January 2020

Shura Council Speaker Arrives in Burkina Faso

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud arrived Tuesday in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, to participate in the 15th session of the Parliamentary Union of the OIC Member States (PUIC) Conference and the...

27
January 2020

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

27
January 2020

Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee Discusses Draft Law on Minimum Wages for Workers, Domestic Workers

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting on Monday, chaired by its Rapporteur HE Nasser Bin Rashid Al- Kaabi.

23
January 2020

The Shura Legal Committee Studies Minimum Wages for Domestic Workers

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting today, under the chairmanship of its Rapporteur His Excellency Mr. Nasser bin Rashid bin Sarea Al-Kaabi.

22
January 2020

Internal and External Affairs Committee Holds Meeting‏

The Internal and External Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting on Wednesday, chaired by its Rapporteur HE Abdulla bin Fahad bin Ghorab Al Marri.

21
January 2020

Shura Council's Financial and Economic Affairs Committee Discusses Draft Law on Protection of industrial Drawings and Designs

The Financial and Economic Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting Tuesday, chaired by its Rapporteur HE Ali bin Abdullatif Al Misnad Al Mohannadi.

20
January 2020

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

19
January 2020

Shura Council Speaker Meets Delegation of Libyan House of Representatives

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met Sunday with a delegation from the Libyan House of Representatives chaired by HE Saad Mohammed Saleh Al Jazwe.

15
January 2020

Shura Council Speaker Meets Armenian Ambassador

HE the Speaker of Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Wednesday with HE Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia to Qatar Gegham Gharibjanian.

14
January 2020

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Ambassador of Bosnia and Herzegovina

HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met Tuesday with HE Ambassador of Bosnia and Herzegovina Dr Bisera Turkovic on the occasion of the end of her tenure in the country.

14
January 2020

Qatari-Asian Parliamentary Friendship Group Meets Delegation from Kyrgyz Parliament

The Qatari-Asian Parliamentary Friendship Group of the Shura Council met today with a visiting delegation from the Kyrgyz Parliament.

13
January 2020

Speaker of Shura Council Offers Condolences to Sultan of Oman

HM Sultan Haitham bin Tariq bin Taimour has met with the HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, and his accompanying delegation, at the Al Alam Palace in Muscat.

13
January 2020

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

13
January 2020

Internal and External Affairs Committee Holds Meeting‏

The Internal and External Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting on Monday, chaired by its Rapporteur HE Abdulla bin Fahad bin Ghorab Al Marri.

13
January 2020

Financial and Economic Affairs Committee Holds Meeting‏

The Financial and Economic Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting today, chaired by its Rapporteur HE Ali bin Abdullatif Al Misnad Al Mohannadi.

07
January 2020

Shura Council's Services and Public Utilities Committee Approves Draft Law on Railways

The Services and Public Utilities Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting on Tuesday under the chairmanship of its Rapporteur HE Mohammed bin Mahdi Al Ahbabi.

06
January 2020

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held its regular weekly session today under the chairmanship of His Excellency Mr. Ahmed bin Abdulla bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, Speaker of the Council.

30
December 2019

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

24
December 2019

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee meets today

The Committee on Legal and Legislative Affairs of the Shura Council held a meeting today, under the chairmanship of its Rapporteur HE. Mr. Nasser bin Rashid bin Sarea Al- Kaabi.

23
December 2019

The Shura Council hold its regular weekly meeting

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday under the chairmanship of HE the Council's Deputy Speaker Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Sulaiti.

23
December 2019

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee meets today

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting today under the chairmanship of Rapporteur of the Committee Nasser bin Rashid Al Kaabi.

23
December 2019

Public Services and Utilities Committee of Shura Council Holds Meeting

The Shura Council's Services and Public Utilities Committee held a meeting today under the chairmanship of its Rapporteur Mohammed bin Mahdi Al Ahbabi.

23
December 2019

Financial and Economic Affairs Committee holds a Meeting

The Shura Council Financial and Economic Affairs Committee held a meeting today, chaired by its Rapporteur, His Excellency Mr. Ali bin Abdul Latif Al-Misnad Al-Muhannadi.

17
December 2019

HH the Amir Exchanges National Day Greetings with Shura Council Speaker

HH the Amir Exchanges National Day Greetings with Shura Council Speaker

16
December 2019

Works of 2nd Executive Council, 12th Plenary of Asian Parliamentary Assembly Concludes

Their Excellencies Speakers of Parliaments and Heads of Delegations participating in the works of the 2nd meeting of the Executive Council and the 12th plenary session of the Asian Parliamentary Assembly (APA) praised the positive results...

16
December 2019

Shura Council Affirms Commitment to Continue Working Hard for Country and Citizens' Benefit

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting on Monday under the chairmanship of HE the Council's Deputy Speaker Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Sulaiti.

16
December 2019

Shura Council Speaker: National Day Represents Celebration of Achievements and Promising Future

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud emphasized that the celebration of the National Day represents a celebration of the glories of our pasts, the achievements of our present and the potential of our future...

16
December 2019

Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee Study Draft Law Amending Some Provisions of the Law Regulating Charity

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting today under the chairmanship of Rapporteur of the Committee Nasser bin Rashid Al Kaabi.

16
December 2019

EU-Qatar Friendship Group Meets Delegation of Italian-Qatari Parliamentary Friendship Group

The EU-Qatar Friendship Group of the Shura Council, headed by HE Yousef bin Rashid Al Khater, held a meeting today with the delegation of the Italian-Qatari Parliamentary Friendship Group, who is currently visiting the country.

16
December 2019

Shura Council Speaker Meets Vice-Chairman of Omani Shura Council

HE the Speaker of Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Monday with HE Vice-Chairman of the Sultanate of Oman's Shura Council Dr Abdullah bin Ali Abdullah al Omari, on the sidelines of the second meeting of the...

15
December 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Confirms the Important Role of APA in Achieving Security , Safety

Activities of the second meeting of the Executive Council and 12th Plenary Session of the Asian Parliamentary Assembly (APA) continued with the participation of the Shura Council.

15
December 2019

Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Meets Parliamentary Delegations Participating in Doha Forum

HE The Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council, Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Sulaiti met today with a number of parliamentary delegations participating in the Doha Forum 2019.

15
December 2019

Rapporteur of Shura Council's Internal and External Affairs Committee Meets Chinese Official

HE Rapporteur of Shura Council's Internal and External Affairs Committee Abdullah bin Fahad bin Ghurab Al Marri met here on Sunday with Deputy Director for West Asia and North Africa Department in External Relations Department of the...

14
December 2019

Shura Council Speaker: Qatar's Accession to Asian Parliamentary Assembly Stems from Its Keenness to Support Joint Action

HE the Speaker of Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud stressed that the accession of the State of Qatar to the Asian Parliamentary Assembly (APA) stems from the keenness of the State of Qatar, under the leadership of HH the...

14
December 2019

President of Asian Parliamentary Assembly Meets Speaker of Shura Council

HE President of the Asian Parliamentary Assembly and Speaker of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey Mustafa Sentop met on Saturday with HE the Speaker of Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud and Their Excellencies heads of...

14
December 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Iranian Counterpart

HE the Speaker of Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met with HE Speaker of Islamic Consultative Assembly of the Islamic Republic of Iran Ali Larijani, on the sidelines of the second meeting of the Executive Council and...

12
December 2019

Qatar, Turkey Ink MoU to Bolster Parliamentary Cooperation

The State of Qatar and the Republic of Turkey signed here on Thursday a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to promote parliamentary cooperation between the two countries, in the context of the official visit of HE Speaker of the Shura...

12
December 2019

Shura Council's Services and Public Utilities Committee Holds Meeting

The Shura Council's Services and Public Utilities Committee held a meeting today under the chairmanship of its Rapporteur Mohammed bin Mahdi Al Ahbabi.

11
December 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Arrives in Ankara

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud arrived Wednesday in the Turkish capital, Ankara, on several days visit at the invitation of HE Speaker of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey Mustafa Sentop.

11
December 2019

Internal and External Affairs Committee Holds Meeting

The Internal and External Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting on Wednesday, chaired by its Rapporteur HE Abdulla Bin Fahad Bin Ghorab Al Marri.

10
December 2019

Al Mahmoud Elected Board Chair of GOPAC

The Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption chose Tuesday HE Speaker of Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud as its board chair from 2019 to 2021, in a unanimous vote that took place on the sidelines of...

10
December 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Parliamentary Officials

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, met today with HE Chairman of Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption, Dr Fadli Zon, on the sidelines of the works of the 7th Global Conference of...

09
December 2019

HH the Deputy Amir Attends 7th Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption Conference‏

HH the Deputy Amir Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad Al-Thani attended Monday morning the opening of the 7th Conference of the Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption (GOPAC) at the Doha Sheraton Hotel.

09
December 2019

Speaker of the Shura Council Meets Djibouti and Burundi Counterparts

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Monday with HE the President of the National Assembly of the Republic of Djibouti and President of the African Parliamentary Union (APU) Mohamed Ali Houmed, on...

09
December 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Signs MoU with Serbian Counterpart

The State of Qatar's Shura Council and the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia signed Monday a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in Doha. HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud signed the MoU on the...

09
December 2019

World parliamentarians watch from Doha the distribution ceremony of the "HH Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani International Anti-Corruption Excellence Award "

World parliamentarians watch from Doha the distribution ceremony of the "HH Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani International Anti-Corruption Excellence Award "

09
December 2019

Speaker of Shura Council: Parliamentarians Have Important Role in Combating Corruption

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud stressed the importance of the seventh conference of Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption (GOPAC), whose activities were launched Monday in Doha,...

09
December 2019

Shura Council Speaker Reiterates Council's Readiness to Contribute to Realizing IPU Program

A ceremony was held Monday to mark the 130th anniversary of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), on the margin of the Seventh Global Conference of Parliamentarians Against Corruption which is hosted by the Shura Council, in presence of HE...

08
December 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Meets President of Inter-Parliamentary Union

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, met today with HE President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union Gabriela Cuevas Barron, on the occasion of her Excellency's participation in the 7th Conference of Global...

08
December 2019

Shura Council Discusses State's Draft Public Budget of Fiscal Year 2020

The Shura Council held on Sunday the 6th meeting of its 48th regular session under its Speaker HE Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

08
December 2019

Financial and Economic Affairs Committee meeting

The Shura Council Financial and Economic Affairs Committee held a meeting today, chaired by its Rapporteur, His Excellency Mr. Ali bin Abdul Latif Al-Misnad Al-Muhannadi.

08
December 2019

Doha to Host 7th Global Conference of Parliamentarians on Monday

The seventh Global Conference of Parliamentarians Against Corruption will kick off in Doha Monday with the participation of heads and members of parliaments of 106 countries and 63 national parliamentary branches around the world.

05
December 2019

The Financial Affairs Committee of the Shura Council Discusses the State's Public Budget Project for the Fiscal Year of 2020

The Financial and Economic Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held Thursday a meeting under the Chairmanship of its Rapporteur HE Ali Bin Abdullatif Al Misnad Al Mohannadi.

05
December 2019

Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee Study Draft Law Amending Some Provisions of the Law Regulating Charity

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting today under the chairmanship of Rapporteur of the Committee Nasser bin Rashid Al Kaabi.

04
December 2019

Shura Council Participates in Rome International Conference for Mediterranean Dialogue for Women

Shura Council Participate in Rome International Conference for the Mediterranean Dialogue for Women , to be held in the Italian Capital of Rome during the Period from 5-7 December 2019.

03
December 2019

Qatari-European Friendship Association Met with Delegation of EWEI

The Qatari-European Friendship Association of the Shura Council, headed by HE Yousef bin Rashid Al Khater, met Tuesday with Head of the Delegation of the Eastwest European Institute (EWEI) Stefania Paradisi, and the delegation of Italian...

02
December 2019

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly meeting under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

02
December 2019

Advisory Councils Services and Public Utilities Committee Holds Meeting

The Services and Public Utilities Committee of the Advisory Council held a meeting on Sunday chaired by its Rapporteur Mohammed bin Mahdi Al Ahbabi.

01
December 2019

Shura Council Speaker Meets US Congress Delegation

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met Sunday with a delegation from the US Congress, including Representative for New York Sean Maloney, Representative for Washington Rick Larsen and Representative for...

28
November 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Participates in African Parliamentary Conference

HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud has underlined the interest of the State of Qatar under the leadership of HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al -Thani, to deepen partnerships and open new horizons...

28
November 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Djibouti Prime Minister

HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, met today with HE the Prime Minister and Representative of the President of the Republic Abdoulkader Kamil, on the occasion of His Excellency's participation in the...

28
November 2019

Qatar Signs MoU with African Parliamentary Union (APU)

The State of Qatar, represented by the Shura Council has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today with the African Parliamentary Union (APU).

28
November 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Turkish and Ugandan Counterparts

HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, met on Thursday with HE Speaker of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey Mustafa Sentop, on the sidelines of his participation in the 42nd Conference of Speakers of...

27
November 2019

Shura Member Meets a Delegation of the OHR for LDCs

His Excellency Mr. Nasser bin Sulaiman Haydar, member of the Shura Council, met today with a delegation from the Office of the High Representative for Least Developed Countries, LDCs, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island...

26
November 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Meets APU President

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met Tuesday with HE President of the African Parliamentary Union and President of the National Assembly of the Republic of Burkina Faso Alassane Bala Sakande, on the...

26
November 2019

Shura Council Speaker Meets Djibouti Counterpart

Shura Council Speaker Meets Djibouti Counterpart

26
November 2019

The Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council meets with the Special Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Racism and Racial Discrimination

The Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council meets with the Special Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Racism and Racial Discrimination

25
November 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Arrives in Djibouti

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud arrived Monday in Djibouti City, heading the State of Qatar's delegation participating in the 42nd Conference of Speakers of Parliaments of the African Parliamentary...

25
November 2019

Shura Council Committees Elect Rapporteurs for 48th Ordinary Session

The Shura Council's Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee held its first meeting today, as part of the council's 48th ordinary session.

25
November 2019

Shura Council Holds its 4th, Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting today, under the chairmanship of His Excellency Mr. Ahmed bin Abdulla bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, Speaker of the Shura Council.

24
November 2019

Shura Council Participates in the 14th Internet Governance Forum

The Shura Council participates in the Fourteenth Annual Meeting of the Internet Governance Forum (IGF) will be hosted by the Government of Germany in cooperation with the United Nations in Berlin from 25 to 29 November 2019 under the...

19
November 2019

Shura Speaker meets Deputy PM of Singapore

His Excellency Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, Speaker of the Shura Council, met today with His Excellency Mr. Teo Chee Hean, Deputy Prime Minister and Coordinating Minister for National Security, of the Republic of Singapore and...

18
November 2019

Shura Council holds its regular weekly session

Shura Council holds its regular weekly session

13
November 2019

HH the Amir Meets Speaker, Members of Shura Council

HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani met, at the Amiri Diwan on Wednesday morning, with HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud and the members of the Council.

11
November 2019

Shura Speaker Meets Heads of Diplomatic Missions in Preparations for GOPAC Global Conference

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdulla bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Monday evening with Their Excellencies ambassadors and heads of diplomatic missions accredited to Qatar, within the framework of the ongoing preparations for the...

11
November 2019

Shura Council Holds Second Meeting, Forms Committees

The Shura Council held on Monday its second meeting within its 48th ordinary session under the presidency of HE Speaker Ahmad bin Abdulla bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

10
November 2019

Shura Speaker meets a Moroccan Parliamentary Delegation

His Excellency Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, Speaker of the Shura Council, met today with His Excellency Mr. Mohamed Ozin, Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives in the Kingdom of Morocco, and Mr. Khaled Al-Babougarie,...

06
November 2019

Shura Council Signs a MoU with GOPAC

His Excellency Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, Speaker of the Shura Council, met today with H.E. Dr. Fadli Zon, Chair of the Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption GOPAC) and the accompanying delegation.

05
November 2019

HH The Amir Inaugurates the 48th Ordinary Session of Shura Council

His Highness The Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani inaugurated the 48th ordinary session of the Shura Council at its premises on Tuesday morning.

05
November 2019

Speech of H.E. Ahmed Bin Abdallah Bin Zaid Al-Mahmoud Speaker of the Shura Council at the Opening of the 48th Advisory Council Session

Speech of H.E. Ahmed Bin Abdallah Bin Zaid Al-Mahmoud Speaker of the Shura Council at the Opening of the 48th Advisory Council Session

05
November 2019

Shura Council Holds 48th Ordinary Session First Meeting

The Shura Council held its first meeting of the 48th ordinary session under the chairmanship of the eldest member HE Yousif bin Mohammed Yousif Al Obaidan.

30
October 2019

HH the Amir Issues Decision to Establish Higher Committee to Prepare for Shura Council Elections

HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani issued on Wednesday Amiri Decision No. 47 of 2019, establishing a higher committee to prepare for the Shura Council elections, chaired by HE the Prime Minister and the membership of a number of...

30
October 2019

HH the Amir Issues Decree Calling Shura Council to Convene its 48th Ordinary Session

HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani issued Wednesday Decree No. 41 of 2019 inviting the Shura Council to convene its 48th Ordinary Session on Tuesday 8th of Rabi' Al-awwal 1441 corresponding to the 5th of November 2019.

27
October 2019

Shura Council Partakes in Arab Parliament Meetings

The Shura Council will participate in the fourth session of the second legislative term of the Arab Parliament, scheduled to be held in Cairo, from 29 to 31 October.

26
October 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Affirms Qatar's Support for Joint Work within Regional, International Systems.

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud affirmed the State of Qatar's keenness on supporting joint work within the international and regional systems, which it has joined, and its commitment to work towards...

26
October 2019

Qatar Joins Asian Parliamentary Assembly

The State of Qatar has become a member of the Asian Parliamentary Assembly, the second largest parliamentary group in the world after the Inter-Parliamentary Union.

26
October 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Parliamentary Officials

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met here Saturday with HE Speaker of National Assembly in the Kingdom of Bhutan Wangchuk Namgyel, on the sidelines of the first meeting of the Executive Council of the...

21
October 2019

Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Meets Deputy Speaker of Bangladesh Parliament

H.E. Mr. Mohamed Bin Abdulla Al-Sulaiti, Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council, met today with H. E. Mr. Mohamed Fadle Rabbi Miah, Deputy Speaker of the Parliament of the People's Republic of Bangladesh.

20
October 2019

Qatari-European Friendship Association in Shura Council, France-Gulf Friendship Society in French Senate Meet

Qatari-European Friendship Association of the Shura council headed by HE Yousef bin Rashid Al Khater, held a meeting today with the delegation of the France-Gulf Friendship Society in the French Senate, currently visiting the country.

17
October 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Participates in Closing Session of IPU General Assembly

HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud presided over the delegation of the State of Qatar during the closing session of the 141st General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union and related meetings...

16
October 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Holds Meetings on Sidelines of 141st IPU General Assembly

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Wednesday with Speaker of the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia and president of 141st General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Maja...

16
October 2019

Qatar Elected as Member of IPU Standing Committee on Peace and International Security

The State of Qatar was elected as a member of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Standing Committeeon Peace and International Security. This took place in the current 141st Assembly of the IPU in Belgrade.

16
October 2019

Shura Council, World Affairs Councils of America Discuss Cooperation

HE Abdullah bin Fahad bin Ghorab Al Marri, member of Qatar Parliamentary Friendship Group with the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand at the Shura Council, met on Wednesday with a delegation from the World Affairs Councils of...

15
October 2019

Activities of IPU 130th Anniversary Kick Off

The activities of the 130th anniversary of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) kicked off Tuesday on the sidelines of the 141st General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union and its accompanying meetings, with the participation of HE...

15
October 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Stresses Need to Activate Role of Parliaments to Restore Confidence among Nations

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud stressed that there is a need today more than ever to activate and strengthen the role of parliaments in order to restore confidence among nations, in particular the...

15
October 2019

Shura Council Speaker Participates in Round Table Dialogue During IPU 141st GA

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud participated in the round table dialogue and its sub-sessions of the speakers of parliaments participating in the 141st General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union...

15
October 2019

Shura Council Speaker Meets Serbian Prime Minister

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Tuesday with HE Prime Minister of the Republic of Serbia Ana Brnabic, on the occasion of His Excellency's participation in the 141st Assembly of the...

15
October 2019

Shura Council Speaker Meets First Deputy Prime Minister of Serbia

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met with HE First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Serbia Ivica Dacic, on the occasion of His Excellency's participation in the...

14
October 2019

Shura Council Speaker Heads Qatar's Delegation to 141st IPU Assembly Meetings

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud chaired the delegation of the State of Qatar in the works of the 141st Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), currently in session in Belgrade under the theme...

14
October 2019

Shura Council Speaker Meets Parliaments Speakers on Sideline of IPU 141st GA

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Monday with HE President of the National Congress of the Republic of Paraguay Blas Llano, President of Group of Latin America and the Caribbean, on the sidelines...

14
October 2019

Shura Council Speaker Meets Parliamentarians on Sideline of IPU 141st GA

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin aid Al Mahmoud met, separately with HE Speaker of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation Valentina Matviyenko; HE Speaker of the National Assembly of...

14
October 2019

President of Serbia Meets Speaker of Shura Council

HE President of the Republic of Serbia Aleksandar Vucic met here today with HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, on the occasion of his participation in the 141st General Assembly of the...

14
October 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Partakes in 205th IPU Governing Council

The 205th Governing Council of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) began in Belgrade Monday. The meetings of 205th IPU Governing Council will be held on October 14 and 17.

13
October 2019

141st IPU Assembly Starts with Participation of Qatar

The 141st Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and its related meetings kicked off Sunday with the participation of HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, and his accompanying delegation.

13
October 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Iranian Counterpart, IPU's Secretary General

HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met here today with HE Secretary General of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Martin Chungong, on the sidelines of the 141st General Assembly of the (IPU) .

13
October 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Meets IPU President

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, met on Sunday with HE President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Gabriela Cuevas Barron, on the sidelines of the 141st General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary...

12
October 2019

Shura Council Speaker Partakes in Two Coordination Meetings of Gulf, Arab Groups at the Inter-Parliamentary Union

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud on Saturday participated in the coordination meeting of the Gulf Group associated to the 141st General Assembly meetings of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), which...

12
October 2019

Shura Council Speaker Meets Speakers of Kuwaiti, Algerian Parliaments

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met separately on Saturday with HE Speaker of the Kuwaiti National Assembly Marzouq bin Ali Al Ghanim and HE Speaker of Algeria's People's National Assembly Slimane...

11
October 2019

Shura Council's Speaker Arrives in Serbia

HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud arrived in the Serbian capital, Belgrade, on Friday, to head the delegation of the State of Qatar participating in the 141st General Assembly of the...

09
October 2019

Shura Council participate in a Conference in Strasbourg

The Shura Council participates in the Joint Conference Between the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean and the Parliamentary Assembly of the European Council, entitled "Combating Terrorism and New Technology: From Prevention to...

08
October 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Serbia's Ambassador

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Tuesday with HE Ambassador of Serbia to Qatar Jasminko Pozderac.

08
October 2019

A Parliamentary Group in the Shura Council Discusses Parliamentary Relations with US Congress

Qatar Parliamentary Friendship Group with the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand in the Shura Council, chaired by HE Nasser Bin Khalil Al-Jaida met on Tuesday with a delegation of senior members of the US Congress, who are...

06
October 2019

The Shura Council participates in the Public Forum of the World Trade Organization (WTO)

The Shura Council participates in the Public Forum of the World Trade Organization entitled " 'Trading Forward: Adapting to a Changing World scheduled to be held in Geneva, Switzerland, from 8th, to 11th, October, 2019.

04
October 2019

Member of Shura Council Represents Arab Parliament in Monitoring Tunisian Legislative Elections

Member of the Shura Council Saqr bin Fahd Al Muraikhi will represent the Arab Parliament in monitoring Tunisia's legislative elections and the vote count.

30
September 2019

Qatar Parliamentary Friendship Group with the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand in the Shura Council meets with a delegation from the Australian Parliament

Qatar Parliamentary Friendship Group with the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand in the Shura Council, chaired by H. E. Mr. Nasser Bin Khalil Al-Jaida, member of the Shura Council met today with an Australian parliamentary...

30
September 2019

The Speaker of the Shura Council meets with the President of the European Union Delegation to Qatar

H. E. Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, Speaker of the Shura Council, met today with H. E. Ambassador Mr. Michele Cervone D'urso, President of the European Union Delegation to Qatar, on the occasion of the end of his tenure.

24
September 2019

Shura Council Speaker Affirms Qatar's Rejection of Any Military Escalation in the Region

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud expressed Qatar's concern over the current tensions in the Gulf region, affirming Qatar's rejection of any military escalation in the region, and stressing that the...

24
September 2019

Shura Council Speaker Meets Heads of Parliaments on Sidelines of Greater Eurasia Meeting

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met separately on Tuesday with HE Chairperson of the Senate of the Republic of Kazakhstan Dariga Nazarbayeva, HE President of the Senate of the Hashemite Kingdom of...

24
September 2019

Shura Council participates in the seventh annual meeting of the Association of Secretaries General of Arab Parliaments

A delegation from the Shura Council headed by H. E. Mr. Fahad Mubarak Al-Khayareen, Secretary General of the Shura Council is participating in the Seventh Annual Meeting of the Association of Secretaries General of Arab Parliaments, which...

23
September 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Prime Minister of Kazakhstan

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmad bin Abdulla bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Monday at the government palace in Nur Sultan with HE Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Askar Mamin, on the occasion of his participation in the 4th Meeting of the...

22
September 2019

Speaker of the Shura Council Meets Speaker of the Kuwaiti National Assembly

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met here Sunday with Speaker of the Kuwaiti National Assembly Marzouq bin Ali Al Ghanim, on the sidelines of the 4th Meeting of the Presidents of Parliaments of Eurasian...

22
September 2019

Advisory Council Speaker Meets Speakers of Kazakhstan, Afghanistan Parliaments

HE Speaker of the Advisory Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Sunday with HE Speaker of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nurlan Nigmatulin, on the sidelines of the 4th Meeting of the Presidents of Parliaments...

21
September 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Arrives to Kazakhstan

HE Speaker of Al Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud arrived Saturday to the Republic of Kazakhstan to participate in the Fourth Meeting of Speakers of the Eurasian Countries Parliaments "Greater Eurasia," which is set to...

16
September 2019

Shura Council Participates in Seminar on Legislative Councils' Role in Achieving Sustainable Development Goals in Muscat

The Shura Council is participating in a seminar entitled "the role of legislative councils in achieving sustainable development goals" to be held on Tuesday in Muscat, Oman

15
September 2019

Qatari-Asian Parliamentary Friendship Group Meets Director of Standing Committee of Shanghai Municipal People's Congress

The Qatari-Asian Parliamentary Friendship Group of the Shura Council, under its Chairman H.E. Mr. Rashid Bin Hamad Al-Ma'adadi, held a meeting today with H.E. Yin Yi Tsui, Director of the Standing Committee of the People's Congress of...

14
September 2019

Shura Council to Participate in 26th Session of Executive Committee of Arab Inter-Parliamentary Union

The Shura Council will participate in the 26th session of the Executive Committee of Arab Inter-Parliamentary Union (APU) and its meetings, scheduled to be held in the Jordanian capital, Amman from 15 to 19 September.

11
September 2019

The Shura Council participates in the Sixth Global Conference of the Board of the IPU Forum of Young Parliamentarians

The Shura Council participated in the Sixth Global Conference of the Board of the IPU Forum of Young Parliamentarians held in Asunción the capital of the Republic of Paraguay, under the theme “Achieving the SDGs and the empowering youth...

08
September 2019

Shura Council Signs MoU with Chamber of Deputies of Brazil

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed today in Doha between the Shura Council and the Chamber of Deputies of the Federal Republic of Brazil. H.E. Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, Speaker of the Shura Council and H.E. Mr....

02
September 2019

Shura Council to Participate in Meeting of Standing Committee of Asian Parliamentary Assembly on Budget and Planning

The Shura Council will participate in the meeting of Standing Committee of Asian Parliamentary Assembly (APA) on Budget and Planning due to be held on September 3-5, 2019, in Baghdad.

02
September 2019

Shura Council to Participate in World Parliamentary Forum on Sustainable Development

The Shura Council will participate in the third World Parliamentary Forum on Sustainable Development, set to be held in Bali, Indonesia, on September 4-5, under the theme "Combating Inequality through Social and Financial Inclusion".

19
August 2019

Shura Council Deputy Speaker Meets Vietnam's Head of PCC Commission for Mass Mobilization

HE Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Mohammed bin Abdulla Al Sulaiti met on Monday with HE Truong Thi Mai, who is a politburo member, Party Central Committee (PCC) secretary and head of PCC Commission for Mass Mobilization in the Socialist...

28
July 2019

Shura Council Partakes in Regional Human Rights Conference‏

The Shura Council is participating in the 3rd Arab Regional Conference on the Protection and Promotion of Human Rights, which began Sunday at the headquarters of the League of Arab States, under the title "The Impact of Occupation and Armed...

21
July 2019

The Qatari-Asian Friendship Group Meets Delegation of Korean National Assembly

The Qatari-Asian Friendship Group of the Shura Council held a meeting Sunday with a delegation of The National Assembly of the Republic of Korea which is currently visiting the country.

13
July 2019

Shura Council Partakes in the HLPF on SDGs

The Shura Council participates in the Parliamentary Forum at the High Level Political Forum HLPF for the year 2019.

08
July 2019

Shura Speaker Thanks H. H. the Emir at the Closing Plenary Meeting of the 47th Session

Shura Speaker Thanks H. H. the Emir at the Closing Plenary Meeting of the 47th Session

08
July 2019

The Shura Council holds the Closing Plenary Meeting of the 47th, Session

The Shura Council held its regular weekly Session under the chairmanship of His Excellency Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, Speaker of the Council.

07
July 2019

Shura Speaker Meets Ambassador of the Republic of Iraq to Qatar

H. E. Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al-Mahmoud, Speaker of the Shura Council received this morning a message from His Excellency Mr. Mohamed Al-Halbusi, Speaker of the House of Representatives of the sisterly Republic of Iraq, containing...

03
July 2019

The Shura Council participates in Parliamentary Meeting in Italy

The Shura Council participates in the Second Meeting of the Standing Committee of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean Region (PAMR) and the Middle East, under the theme “"Alternative Capital Markets for Economic Growth in the...

01
July 2019

The Shura Council Holds its Weekly Regular Meeting

The Shura Council held today its regular weekly meeting under the chairmanship of H.E. Mr. Mohammed Bin Abdulla Al- Sulaiti, Deputy Speaker of the Council.

30
June 2019

Shura Council Speaker Meets IPU President

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud meet on Sunday with HE President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Gabriela Cuevas Barron, on the sidelines of the 130th IPU anniversary.

30
June 2019

Shura Council Speaker Meets IPU Secretary General

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Sunday with HE Secretary General of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Martin Chungong, on the sidelines of the 130th IPU anniversary.

30
June 2019

Shura Council Speaker Meets Russia's Federation Council of the Federal Assembly Chairman

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Sunday with HE Chairman of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation Valentina Matviyenko, on the sidelines of the 130th IPU...

30
June 2019

Shura Council Speaker: 140th IPU General Assembly in Doha is a Prominent Turning Point for the Union

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud said the 140th General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) which was held in Qatar between April 6th to 10th, is a prominent turning point in the history of...

29
June 2019

Shura Council Partakes in International Conference on Parliamentary Development

The Shura Council is taking part in the international conference on Parliamentary Development, slated for June 30 in Russia's Capital, Moscow. The Council will be partaking in the conference with a delegation headed by HE Shura Council...

28
June 2019

Shura Speaker Meets Portugal Foreign Minister

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Friday with HE Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Portugal Augusto Santos Silva, on the sidelines of his official visit to the Republic of...

27
June 2019

Speaker of the Shura Council Meets Chairman of Twelve Plus Group

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, met with HE Chairman of Twelve Plus Group Duarte Pacheco, which includes the parliaments of the European countries, Australia, Canada and New Zealand, on the...

27
June 2019

Shura Council, Portugal's Assembly of the Republic Sign MoU

The Shura Council and Portugal's Assembly of the Republic signed Thursday a memorandum of understanding (MoU) at the assembly's headquarters.

24
June 2019

Shura Council Approves Draft Laws and Discusses Education, Environment and Health Matters

The Shura Council held today its regular weekly meeting under the chairmanship of H.E. Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, the Speaker of the Council.

24
June 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Arrives in Portugal

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud arrived in Lisbon Monday on several days official visit to the Portuguese Republic.

24
June 2019

The Shura Council Participates in a Meeting of a Committee of the Asian Parliamentary Assembly

The Shura Council participates in a meeting of the Standing Committee of the Asian Parliamentary Assembly on Political Affairs, to be held in Isfahan, Islamic Republic of Iran, during the period of 25-28 June, 2019.

23
June 2019

Shura Speaker Meets Chines and Peruvian Ambassadors

H.E. Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al-Mahmoud Speaker of the Shura Council met today with His Excellency José Arsenio Benzaquen Perea, Ambassador of the Republic of Peru. During the meeting they discussed bilateral relations and ways to...

23
June 2019

The Public Services & Utilities Affairs Committee holds a Meeting

The Public Services & Utilities Affairs Committee held a meeting this morning, in the series of its meetings of the forty-seventh regular session, under its Chairman H. E. Mr. Mohamed Bin Mahdi Al-Ahbabi, the Member of the Shura Council.

23
June 2019

The Shura Council Participates in WPL Summit and in the 1st Meeting of Regional Parliamentary Forum for Health and Well-Being

The Shura Council participates in the Women Political Leaders (WPL) Summit to be held in Tokyo during June 25-27 with a delegation headed by the Member and the Rapporteur of the Council H. E. Mrs. Reem Bint Mohammed Al Mansoori.

20
June 2019

Shura Speaker Meets Portugal Ambassador to Doha

H.E. Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, Speaker of the Shura Council met today with H.E. Mr. Ricardo Eduardo Vaz Pereira Pracana, Ambassador of the Republic of Portugal to the Qatar.

20
June 2019

The Public Services and Utilities Committee of the Shura Council Meets

The Public Services and Utilities Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting this morning at its headquarters in the White Palace under the chairmanship of its Acting Rapporteur, His Excellency Hadi Bin Saeed Al-Khayareen.

17
June 2019

Shura Council Discusses Health Issues, Approves Draft Laws

The Shura Council held today its regular weekly meeting under the chairmanship of H.E. Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, the Speaker of the Council.

15
June 2019

Shura Council and Latin American and Caribbean Parliament Sign MoU

A memorandum of understanding (MoU) between the State of Qatar, represented by the Shura Council and the Latin American and Caribbean Parliament, was signed here at the headquarters of the Latin American and Caribbean Parliament, in light...

15
June 2019

Panama Vice President Meets Shura Council Speaker

HE Vice President of the Republic of Panama Isabel Saint Malo met here of Saturday with HE Shura Council Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, who is currently visiting Panama to participate in the 35 General Assembly of the Latin...

15
June 2019

Shura Council Speaker Meets CEO of Panama Canal Authority

HE Shura Council Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met Friday with HE Jorge Quijano CEO of Panama Canal Authority, Friday on the sideline of the Latin American and Caribbean Parliament General Assembly.

15
June 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Foreign Minister of Panama

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud has met with HE Minister of Foreign Affairs of Panama Alejandro Ferrer, on sidelines of the 35th General Assembly of the Parliament of Latin American and Caribbean...

15
June 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Parliamentarians from Panama and Ecuador

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met today with first vice president of the National Assembly of the Republic of Panama, Leandro Avila and the President of the Ecuadorian National Assembly Cesar...

15
June 2019

Shura Council Speaker Lauds LACP's Position, Understanding Qatar's Stance, Rejection of Blockade

HE Shura Council Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud reiterated the State of Qatar's keenness to actively contribute to the international community's efforts to maintain international peace and security, pointing out that Qatar...

15
June 2019

Shura Council's Speaker Meets President of Latin American and Caribbean Parliament

HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud has met with HE the President of the Latin American and Caribbean Parliament, on the sidelines of the 35th General Assembly of the Latin American and Caribbean...

15
June 2019

Shura Council Speaker Meets Pan African Parliament Speaker

HE Shura Council Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met here of Saturday with HE Pan African Parliament Speaker Roger Nkodo Dang, on the sideline of the 35th general assembly of the Latin American and Caribbean...

15
June 2019

Al Mahmoud: Selecting Qatar As Observer in LACP Shows The Trust it Enjoys

HE Shura Council Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud said that selecting the State of Qatar as an observer member in the Latin American and Caribbean Parliament (LACP) reflects the strong trust Qatar enjoys in the world and...

11
June 2019

The Financial and the Economic Affairs Committee Holds a Meeting

The Financial and the Economic Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting this morning within the 47th, Session of the Shura Council. The meeting was chaired by its Acting Rapporteur H. E. Mr. Nasser Bin Rashid Bin Saree...

30
May 2019

The Financial and the Economic Affairs Committee Holds a Meeting

The Financial and the Economic Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting this morning within the 47th, Regular Session of the Shura Council. The meeting was chaired by its Rapporteur H. E. Mr. Ali Bin Abdul Latief Al-Misnad...

30
May 2019

Shura Internal and External Affairs Committee holds a meeting

The Internal and External Affairs Committee of the Shura Council, held a meeting this morning, within the forty-seventh regular session of the Council. The meeting was chaired by its Rapporteur H. E. Mr. Abdulla Bin Fahad Bin Qurab...

28
May 2019

The Meeting of the Cultural and Information Affairs Committee

The Cultural and Information Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting this morning within the forty-seventh regular session of the Council. The meeting was chaired by its Rapporteur H. E. Mr. Mohamed Bin Ali Bin Sultan...

27
May 2019

Shura Council Approves Number of Draft Laws

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting today under the chairmanship of His Excellency Mr. Mohamed Bin Abdulla Al-Sulaiti, Deputy Speaker of the Council.

23
May 2019

The Shura Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee Meets Today

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee held a meeting today within the 47th, Ordinary Session, at its headquarters in White Palace under the chairmanship of H. E. Mr. Nasser Bin Rashid Al- Kaabi, the Rapporteur of the Committee.

22
May 2019

Shura Speaker Meets Ambassador of Iran

H. E. Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al-Mahmoud Speaker of the Shura Council met today with H. E. Mr. Mohammed Ali Subhani, Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran to Qatar.

21
May 2019

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee of the Shura Council Holds a Meeting

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee held a meeting today within the 47th, Ordinary Session, at its headquarters in White Palace under the chairmanship of H. E. Mr. Nasser Bin Rashid Al- Kaabi, the Rapporteur of the Committee.

20
May 2019

Shura Council Hold its Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held today its regular weekly meeting under the chairmanship of His Excellency Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al-Mahmoud, Speaker of the Council.

20
May 2019

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee Holds a Meeting

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee held a meeting today within the 47th, Ordinary Session, at its headquarters in White Palace under the chairmanship of H. E. Mr. Nasser Bin Rashid Al- Kaabi, the Rapporteur of the Committee.

19
May 2019

Shura Speaker Meets the Indian Ambassador and the US Chargé D'affaires

H. E. Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al-Mahmoud, the Speaker of the Shura Council met separately today with H.E. P. Kumaran, Ambassador of India, and with Mr. William Grant, Chargé d'affaires, of the Embassy of United States to the State of...

19
May 2019

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee Holds a Meeting

The legal and Legislative Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting today within the 47th, Ordinary Session of the Council at its headquarters in the White Palace. The meeting was chaired by its Rapporteur, His Excellency Mr....

16
May 2019

The Financial and the Economic Affairs Committee Holds a Meeting

The Financial and the Economic Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting today at its headquarters in the White Palace under the Chairman of its Rapporteur H. E. Mr. Ali Bin Abd Al- Latif Al-Misnad Al-Muhanadi.

14
May 2019

Shura Speaker Meets Chinese and Pakistani Ambassadors to Doha

H. E. Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al-Mahmoud, the Speaker of the Shura Council met today with H. E. Mr. Li Chen, the Ambassador of the People's Republic of China and H. E. Mr. Syed Ahsan Raza Shah, the Ambassador of the Islamic Republic...

13
May 2019

Shura Council Praises the Efforts of the Government in Food Security

The Shura Council held today its ordinary weekly session under the chairmanship of H.E. Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, the Speaker of the Council

13
May 2019

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee Holds a Meeting

The legal and Legislative Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting today within the 47th, Ordinary Session of the Council at its headquarters in the White Palace. The meeting was chaired by its Rapporteur, His Excellency Mr....

12
May 2019

Shura Speaker meets the French and the Serbian Ambassadors to Doha

H.E. Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al-Mahmoud, the Speaker of the Shura Council met separately today with His Excellency Mr. Frank Jelly, the French Ambassador to Qatar and with His Excellency Mr. Jasminko Pozderac, the Ambassador of the...

08
May 2019

Speaker of the Shura Receives a Message from His Counterpart in Kazakhstan

His Excellency Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al-Mahmoud, the Speaker of the Shura Council received today a written message from His Excellency Mr. Nurlan Nigmatulin, the Chairman of House of Representatives in the Republic of Kazakhstan

08
May 2019

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee of the Shura Council Holds a Meeting

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee held a meeting today within the 47th, Ordinary Session, at its headquarters in White Palace under the chairmanship of H. E. Mr. Nasser Bin Rashid Al- Kaabi, the Rapporteur of the Committee.

07
May 2019

Speaker of the Shura Meets President of Senate in Burundi

H. E. Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, the Speaker of the Shura Council met today with H. E. Mr. Révérien Ndikuriyo, the President of the Senate of the Republic of Burundi and the accompanying delegation.

06
May 2019

Shura Council Wishes H. H. the Emir on the Advent of the Holy Month of Ramadan

The Shura Council held today it's regular weekly meeting under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al Mahmoud

05
May 2019

Shura Internal and External Affairs Committee holds a meeting

The Internal and External Affairs Committee of the Shura Council, held a meeting this morning, within the forty-seventh regular session of the Council. The meeting was chaired by its Rapporteur H. E. Mr. Abdullah Bin Fahad Bin Qurab...

05
May 2019

The Financial and the Economic Affairs Committee holds a meeting

The Financial and the Economic Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting this morning within the 47th, Session of the Shura Council. The meeting was chaired by its Rapporteur H. E. Mr. Ali Bin Abdul Latief Al-Misnad...

05
May 2019

The Public Services & Utilities Affairs Committee holds a meeting

​The Public Services & Utilities Affairs Committee held a meeting this morning, in the series of its meetings of the forty-seventh regular session, under its Chairman H. E. Mr. Mohamed Bin Mahdi Al-Ahbabi, the Member of the Shura Council.

29
April 2019

Shura Council Condemns Terrorist Attacks in Sri Lanka

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting today under the chairmanship of HE the Speaker Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al Mahmoud.

29
April 2019

The Meeting of the Cultural and Information Affairs Committee

The Cultural and Information Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting this morning at its headquarters in the White Palace. The meeting was chaired by its Rapporteur H. E. Mr. Mohamed Bin Ali Bin Sultan Al-Maadid.

29
April 2019

Shura Internal and External Affairs Committee holds a meeting

The Internal and External Affairs Committee of the Shura Council, held a meeting this morning, within the forty-seventh regular session of the Council. The meeting was chaired by its Rapporteur H. E. Mr. Abdullah Bin Fahad Bin Qurab...

29
April 2019

Financial and Economic Affairs Committee holds a Meeting

The Financial and Economic Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting this morning, at its headquarters in the White Palace, under the Chairmanship of its Rapporteur His Excellency Mr. Ali Bin Abdullatif Al-Mohannadi.

28
April 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Meets with President of Italian Senate

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met today with HE President of the Italian Senate Maria Elisabetta Casellati, and her accompanying delegation.

24
April 2019

The Shura Member H. E. Mr. Dahlan Al-Hamad meets a US Congressional Member

H. E. Mr. Dahlan Jaman Al-Hamad, member of the Qatari Parliamentary Friendship Group with the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand held a meeting today with His Excellency Mr. Neal Dunn, the member of the US Congress.

24
April 2019

The Public Services and Utilities Committee of the Shura Council meets

The Public Services and Utilities Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting this morning at its headquarters in the White Palace under the chairmanship of its Rapporteur, His Excellency Mohammed Mahdi Al-Ahbabi.

23
April 2019

The Public Services and Utilities Committee of the Shura Council meets

The Public Services and Utilities Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting this morning at its headquarters in the White Palace under the chairmanship of its Rapporteur, His Excellency Mohammed Mahdi Al-Ahbabi.

22
April 2019

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting today under the chairmanship of His Excellency Mr. Mohamed Bin Abdulla Al-Sulaiti, Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council.

22
April 2019

The Meeting of the Cultural and Information Affairs Committee

The Cultural and Information Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting this morning at its headquarters in the White Palace. The meeting was chaired by its Rapporteur H. E. Mr. Mohamed Bin Ali Bin Sultan Al-Maadid.

22
April 2019

Financial and Economic Affairs Committee holds a Meeting

The Financial and Economic Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting this morning, at its headquarters in the White Palace, under the Chairmanship of its Rapporteur His Excellency Mr. Ali Bin Abdullatif Al-Mohannadi.

21
April 2019

A Shura Friendship Group meets a US Congress Senior Staff

The Qatar Friendship Group with the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand in the Shura Council held a meeting yesterday, chaired by the Chairman of the Group H. E. Mr. Nasser Bin Khalil Al-Jaidah, with a delegation of senior...

16
April 2019

Speaker of Shura Council: CMC Elections Highlight Qatar's Democratic Experience

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud commended the elections of the Central Municipal Council (CMC) as one of the pillars of "our democratic experience, which was founded by our wise leadership to engage...

15
April 2019

Shura Council Reviews Important Outcome of the 140th IPU General Assembly

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting today under the chairmanship of His Excellency Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al-Mahmoud, the Speaker of the Shura Council.

15
April 2019

Public Services and Utilities Committee of Shura Council Holds Meeting

The Public Services and Utilities Committee of the Shura Council held Monday a meeting of the 47th regular session of the Council under the chairmanship of its Rapporteur HE Mohammed bin Mahdi Al Ahbabi.

10
April 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Confirms Success of IPU Meetings Despite Unjust Blockade

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, President of the 140th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), said that the State of Qatar appreciates the praise it received for its hosting of the assembly...

10
April 2019

Speaker of the Shura Council Holds Several Meetings on the Sidelines of the General Assembly of the IPU

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Wednesday with HE the President of the National Assembly of Niger Ousseini Tinni, and HE the President of the National Assembly of the Central African Republic...

10
April 2019

Al Mahmoud Says Qatar Fulfills Promises, Succeeds Despite Blockade

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud and President of the 140th General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), chaired the closing session of the General Assembly and its accompanying meetings,...

10
April 2019

IPU Secretary-General: Qatar's Hosting of 140th Assembly Provided an Opportunity to Discuss Important issues of Peacebuilding

HE Secretary-General of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Martin Chungong has praised Qatar's hosting of the work of the 140th General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union and the accompanying meetings, which provided an opportunity...

09
April 2019

Shura Council Speaker Meets Heads of Parliaments Participating in IPU Meetings

HE Speaker of the Shura Council and President of the 140th General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met separately on Tuesday with HE Chairman of the Assembly of Representatives of...

09
April 2019

HH Sheikha Moza meets with Speaker of Ethiopian House of Federation

Doha, Qatar, 9 April 2019 – Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Chairperson of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF), met this morning with Her Excellency Ms. Keria Ibrahim Ali, Speaker of the House of...

09
April 2019

Parliaments should incorporate UN Sustainable Development Goals

The IPU 140 Standing Committee on United Nations (UN) Affairs has discussed the role of national parliaments in achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals, as part of the preparation for the UN High-level Political Forum on Sustainable...

09
April 2019

Shura Council Speaker Meets Heads of Parliaments Participating in IPU Meetings

HE Speaker of the Shura Council and President of the 140th General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Tuesday with HE Speaker of House of Representatives of the Federal Democratic...

09
April 2019

Shura Council Deputy Speaker Meets Kyrgyz Supreme Council Delegation Head

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Sulaiti met on Tuesday with HE Head of the Supreme Council Delegation of the Republic of Kyrgyzstan, participating in the 140th General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary...

09
April 2019

Shura Council, Iraq's Council of Representatives Discuss Parliamentary Relations

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Sulaiti met on Tuesday with HE head of foreign relations in Council of Representatives of the Republic of Iraq Alla Tahseen Habib Talabani.

08
April 2019

Shura Council Welcomes Heads of Parliaments and Delegations Participating in IPU Meetings in Doha

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly session under the chairmanship of HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Sulaiti.

08
April 2019

Shura Council Speaker Chairs General Debate on Emergency Item with IPU General Assembly

HE Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, the Speaker of the Shura Council, President of the 140th General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), on Monday chaired a meeting of the General Assembly to discuss the emergency item...

08
April 2019

Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Meets Parliamentary Officials from Belarus, China

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Sulaiti met on Monday with HE Chairman of the Standing Committee of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly of the Republic of Belarus for Foreign Affairs and...

08
April 2019

Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Meets Secretary-General of Kuwaiti National Assembly

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Sulaiti met with HE Secretary-General of the National Assembly of the State of Kuwait Allam bin Ali Al Kandari, on the sidelines of the meetings of the Inter-Parliamentary...

08
April 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Under-Secretary-General of the UN Counter-Terrorism Office

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, who is also President of the 140th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), met Monday with Under-Secretary-General of the UN Counter-Terrorism Office,...

08
April 2019

Shura Council Speaker Meets Parliamentary Heads Participating in IPU Assembly

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud who is also President of 140th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) met separately with HE President of the Consultative Council of the Sultanate of Oman...

08
April 2019

Qatar, Kuwait, Oman MPs agree on combating E- Flies

Representative of Kuwait's parliament, Ali al-Dukbasi called on countries around the world to work jointly for tackling cybercrime and spread of false news on social media networking to ensure information security and contribute to the...

08
April 2019

Qatar mobilizes the world to rescue Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe

H E Ahmed bin Abdullah Al Mahmoud, Speaker of the Qatari Shura Council and President of the 140th General Assembly of (IPU), currently in session in Doha, stressed the importance of establishing a global campaign to help the peoples and...

08
April 2019

IPU 140 Committee on Democracy discusses the challenges of counteracting fake news and the protection of liberties.

The IPU 140 Standing Committee on Democracy and Human Rights has discussed the legislations made by the IPU members regarding three decision approved by the IPU within the past years on the counteracting of fraud and fake news as a global...

08
April 2019

Barron hopes that world countries would implement the IPU 140 decision on maternity health

The IPU President Gabriela Barron has reviewed the plans and programmes of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) to adopt effective mechanism for the allocation of funs for improving maternity, newborn and child health.

08
April 2019

Parliament Speakers Discuss Cooperation to Strengthen Legislative Institutions

The heads of parliaments participating in the meetings of the 140th General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) held a meeting, the first of this kind in the history of the Union, in which the speakers of councils from all over...

07
April 2019

Chairperson of the Youth Participation Programme: 50% of the parliamentarians are under 45 years old

The participating young parliamentarians have discussed the progress achieved by young people in taking parts at parliaments and the challenges for such participation.They also made some suggestions that could help young people to join...

07
April 2019

Ending energy poverty

Parliamentarians participating in the 140th General Assembly of IPU, stressed that developing countries need substantial support and facilities from governments to combat poverty in the field of energy and achieve sustainable development...

07
April 2019

Voronkov: Qatar is a major supporter of the UN in combating terrorism

Vladimir Ivanovich Voronkov, Under-Secretary for United Nations Counter-Terrorism Office, has stressed that Qatar is one of the major financers of the UN Counter-Terrorism Office .

07
April 2019

Al Mahmoud elected Chairman of the General Assembly

The Governing Council elected His Excellency Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, Speaker of the Qatari Shura Council; Chairman of the 140th General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and the related meetings which kicked on...

07
April 2019

Speaker of Shura Council Says IPU Looking to Provide Suitable Condition for World's Peoples

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud welcomed his election as president of 140th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and its accompanying meetings, stressing that the more important concern is...

07
April 2019

Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Meets First Deputy Speaker of Moroccan House of Representatives

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Mohamed bin Abdullah Al Sulaiti, met today with HE First Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives at the Kingdom of Morocco Abdulaziz Ammari, on the sidelines of the meetings of the...

07
April 2019

Shura Council Speaker Chairs IPU Assembly Steering Committee Meeting

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud who is also President of 140th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) chaired the steering committee meeting of the IPU general assembly held in Doha.

07
April 2019

Dutch proposal approved at the agenda of the IPU 140 assembly

The IPU 140 Assembly General has decided to put the Dutch proposal regarding offering financial support to the hurricane hit Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe.

07
April 2019

Visiting parliamentarian delegation tours the various places of Doha

A Parliamentarian delegation of 200 persons toured yesterday the various educational, tourist and heritage sites of Doha.

06
April 2019

Rapporteur of the Shura Council, elected Chairperson of the Women's Parliamentarians Forum

Her Excellency Reem bint Mohammed Al- Mansoori, Rapporteur of the Shura Council, elected today (Saturday) Chairperson of the Women's Parliamentarians Forum.

06
April 2019

HH the Amir Attends Opening of 140th IPU Assembly

HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani attended Saturday the opening of the 140th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and its accompanying meetings at the Sheraton Hotel in Doha.

06
April 2019

HH The Amir Receives President and Executive Committee Members of IPU

His Highness The Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani received on Saturday HE President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Gabriela Cuevas Barron and Their Excellencies members of the union's executive committee, who were greeting His...

06
April 2019

HH The Amir Receives Parliament Speakers of IPU Members

His Highness The Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani received on Saturday Their Excellencies speakers of parliaments, national councils, legislative councils, senates, and heads of delegations of IPU members, who were greeting His Highness...

06
April 2019

Empowering women and young people at the IPU 140 Assembly

The general secretaries and counsellors participating at the 140th Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU 140), which kicked off on Saturday in Doha, have agreed on enabling the women and young people from among the participating parliamentary...

06
April 2019

APA agreed on three proposals

The representatives of the Asian Parliamentary Group has agreed on protecting the rights of the Palestinian People and rejecting to recognize Israeli sovereignty over the occupied Syrian Golan Heights, warning against the growing phenomenon...

06
April 2019

Golan Heights and the protection of Palestinians top priorities for the Islamic Parliamentarian Group

HE Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid al-Mahmoud, Speaker of the Shura Council and Chairman of the coordination meeting of the Islamic Parliamentarian Group, has expressed his hopes that the meetings of the group would be successful and productive...

06
April 2019

Al Mahmoud: The entire world has come while the counties of the blockade missed the occasion.

HE the Speaker of the Qatari Advisory Council Ahmed bin Zaid al-Mahmoud has pointed out that the countries of the blockade (Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain and Egypt) had not submitted an objection at the 139th General Assembly of the...

06
April 2019

Shura Council Speaker Meets Kazakhstan's Chairman of Mazhilis of Parliament

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Saturday with HE Chairman of the Mazhilis of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nurlan Nigmatulin and his accompanying delegation, on the sidelines of...

06
April 2019

Shura Council Speaker Meets PUIC Secretary-General

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met on Saturday with HE Secretary-General of Parliamentary Union of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation Member States (PUIC) Mouhamed Khouraichi Niass, on the...

06
April 2019

Shura Council Speaker Chairs PUIC Consultative Meeting

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud chaired the consultative meeting of the Parliamentary Union of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation Member States (PUIC), on the sidelines of the meetings of the...

06
April 2019

Shura Speaker Says Strong IPU Assembly Attendance in Qatar Proves Blockading Countries' False Accusations

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud said that the four states blockading Qatar did not present a joint statement to the general secretariat of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) during the 139th assembly...

05
April 2019

HH the Amir to Attend Opening of 140th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union Saturday

HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani will attend tomorrow Saturday the opening of the 140th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) at the Sheraton Hotel, where His Highness will give a speech to mark the occasion.

05
April 2019

Speaker of the Shura Council Meets Parliament Speaker of Bangladesh, Latin America, and Albania

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud held Friday separate meetings with HE Speaker of Bangladesh's Jatiya Sangsad (parliament) Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury and her accompanying delegation, HE President of the...

05
April 2019

Coordination Meeting for Arab Parliamentary Group

HE Speaker of Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud welcomed the Arab Group of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), which held a coordination meeting at the Sheraton Hotel. The meeting was chaired by HE President of the group...

04
April 2019

Shura Council Speaker Reaffirms Preparedness for the Success of IPU Assembly

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdulla bin Zaid Al Mahmoud welcomed the president and members of the Executive Committee of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) who met Thursday at the Sheraton Hotel in Doha, in preparation for...

03
April 2019

Shura Council Speaker: IPU Meetings in Doha Reflect World's Appreciation of Qatar, Its Wise Leadership

HE Shura Council Speaker Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud affirmed that Qatar's hosting of the 140th General Assembly of Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and its related meetings reflects the confidence of IPU and the parliaments of...

02
April 2019

Shura Council Speaker Meets Turkish Ambassador

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud met Tuesday with HE Ambassador of the Republic of Turkey to the State of Qatar Fikret Ozer.

02
April 2019

The Speaker of the Shura Meets Chairman of the African Parliamentary Group in the IPU

H. E. Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al-Mahmoud, the Speaker of the Shura Council met today with H. E. Mr. Jacob Francis Mudenda, President of the House of Assembly of the Republic of Zimbabwe and the Chairman of the African Parliamentary...

01
April 2019

The Shura Council signs a Cooperation Memorandum of Understanding with GURLAC

A memorandum of understanding on cooperation was signed today at the headquarters of the Shura Council between the Shura Council and the parliamentary Group of the Latin America and the Caribbean (GRULAC). H. E. Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin...

01
April 2019

The Shura Council Rejects Israeli Sovereignty over the Syrian Golan Heights

The Shura Council held its regular weekly meeting today under the chairmanship of His Excellency Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdulla Bin Zaid Al-Mahmoud, the Speaker of the Shura Council.

01
April 2019

The Public Services & Utilities Affairs Committee holds a meeting

The Public Services & Utilities Affairs Committee held a meeting this morning, in the series of its meetings of the forty-seventh regular session, under its Chairman H. E. Mr. Mohamed Bin Mahdi Al-Ahbabi, the Member of the Shura Council.

01
April 2019

Shura Internal and External Affairs Committee holds a meeting

The Internal and External Affairs Committee of the Shura Council, held a meeting this morning, within the forty-seventh regular session of the Council. The meeting was chaired by its Rapporteur H. E. Mr. Abdullah Bin Fahad Bin Qurab...

31
March 2019

A Memorandum of Understanding Signed Between the Shura Council and the Pan-African Parliamentary Union on Cooperation Between them

A Memorandum of Understanding was signed today at the headquarters of the Shura Council between the Shura Council of the State of Qatar and the Pan-African Parliamentary on parliamentary cooperation between them. The M o U was signed by H....

30
March 2019