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26
November 2022

Shura Council Participates in Second Plenary Session of Arab Parliament

The Shura Council participated in the work of the second plenary session of the third meeting of the third legislative term of the Arab Parliament, which was held Saturday at the headquarters of the General Secretariat of the League of Arab...

25
November 2022

Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Meets Several Parliamentary Delegations

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti met Friday with several officials of parliaments and national assemblies who are currently visiting the country.

05
November 2022

GOPAC, UN Sign Cooperation Agreement

HE President of the Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption (GOPAC) Dr. Ali Bin Fetais Al Marri signed a cooperation agreement with HE UN Assistant Secretary-General and Executive Director of the United Nations Institute...

01
November 2022

Shura Council Speaker Meets Vice-President of European Parliament

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim met Tuesday with HE Vice-President of European Parliament Eva Kaili, who is visiting the country.

01
November 2022

Shura Council Marks 50th Anniversary of Its Founding

The Shura Council celebrated Tuesday the 50th anniversary of its founding in an event that was held to mark this occasion at the premises of the council in the presence of Their Excellencies members of the council, Secretary-General of the...

01
November 2022

Shura Council Deputy Speaker: Celebrating 50th Anniversary of Shura Council Establishment is Reflection of Leadership's Belief in Popular Participation

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti affirmed that celebrating the 50th anniversary of the establishment of the Shura Council, is a reflection and evidence of the wise leadership's belief in the importance...

01
November 2022

Shura Council Secretary-General Says 50th Anniversary Celebrations Starting Point for Future

HE Secretary-General of the Shura Council Dr. Ahmed bin Nasser Al Fadhala stressed Tuesday that the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the establishment of the Shura Council represents a starting point towards a new stage in the history...

31
October 2022

Shura Council Condemns German Interior Minister Statements, Calls for Adhering to Society Values

The Shura Council held its second meeting in the second ordinary session of the first legislative term, corresponding to the Shura Council's 51st annual session, in Tamim bin Hamad Hall at the council's headquarters, chaired by HE Speaker...

30
October 2022

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Three Delegations from German Parliament

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim met Sunday with three delegations from the Federal Parliament (Bundestag) of the Federal Republic of Germany, who are currently visiting the country.

27
October 2022

Shura Council Speaker Meets Ambassador of Kuwait

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim met Thursday with HE Ambassador of the State of Kuwait to Qatar Khaled Badr Al Mutairi.

27
October 2022

Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Meets Acting Chief Parliamentary Engagement Office of UNOCT

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti met Thursday with Acting Chief, UNOCT Program Office on Parliamentary Engagement to Counter Terrorism (based in Doha) David Alamos.

26
October 2022

Shura Council's Internal Regulations Committee Holds First Meeting in New Session

The committee concerned with developing the internal regulations of the Shura Council held Wednesday its first meeting in the second ordinary session of the first legislative term, corresponding to the 51st annual session of the Shura...

25
October 2022

Shura Council Holds First Meeting of Second Ordinary Session of First Legislative Term, Corresponding to Shura Council's 51st Annual Session

The Shura Council held Tuesday its first meeting of second ordinary session of the first legislative term, corresponding to the Shura Council's 51st annual session at "Tamim bin Hamad Hall", headed by HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan...

25
October 2022

Shura Council Speaker Values Contents of Speech of HH the Amir at New Session Inauguration

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim valued the contents of the speech of HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani at the opening of the second ordinary session of the first legislative term corresponding to the...

25
October 2022

Deputy Speaker of Shura Council: HH the Amir's Inauguration of Current Session is Great Motivation for Further Efforts

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti noted that HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani patronized the inauguration of the second ordinary session of the first legislative term, corresponding to the...

25
October 2022

Shura Council Secretary-General: HH the Amir Speech Sets Plans to Continue Progress in All Fields

HE Secretary-General of the Shura Council Dr. Ahmed bin Nasser Al Fadhala affirmed that the lofty speech of HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani at the inauguration of the second ordinary session of the first legislative term,...

24
October 2022

HH the Amir to Inaugurate Shura Council's Ordinary Session Tuesday

HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani will patronize the opening of the second ordinary session of the first legislative term, corresponding to the Shura Council's 51st annual session, on Tuesday morning, Oct. 25, 2022, at the...

24
October 2022

Shura Council's Main Hall Named "Tamim bin Hamad Hall"

In appreciation and gratitude to HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani who has placed great importance on consolidating the Shura traditions in the country, the Shura Council announced Monday the new designation of its main hall to...

22
October 2022

Secretary-General of Shura Council: Intensive Preparations for the Start of Second Session Next Tuesday

HE Secretary-General of the Shura Council Dr. Ahmed bin Nasser Al Fadhala, affirmed the Council's readiness to start a new phase in its legislative process, as it is scheduled to start next Tuesday the second ordinary session of the first...

17
October 2022

PUIC Secretary General Praises Qatar Preparations for World Cup

HE Secretary-General of Parliamentary Union of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation Member States (PUIC) Mouhamed Khouraichi Niass, praised the preparations of the State of Qatar and its arrangements for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022,...

15
October 2022

Association of Secretaries General of Arab Parliaments and IPU Sign MoU

The Association of Secretaries General of Arab Parliaments and the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU), with the aim of cooperation, coordination and direct communication between the Association and...

15
October 2022

Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Meets Speaker of Rwandan Chamber of Deputies

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti, who is chairperson of the Shura Council delegation at the 145th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), held in Kigali, Rwanda, met with HE Speaker of the...

15
October 2022

Shura Council Concludes IPU Assembly Participation in Rwanda

The Shura Council concluded today its participation in the 145th Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Assembly, held in the Rwandan capital, Kigali.

14
October 2022

Shura Council Participates in Meeting of IPU Permanent Committee on United Nations Affairs

The Shura Council participated in the meeting of the Permanent Committee on United Nations Affairs, which was held within the work of the 145th General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) in the Rwandan capital, Kigali.

14
October 2022

Deputy Shura Speaker Meets Parliamentarian Officials on Sidelines of IPU

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council and chair of the Shura Council delegation to the 145th IPU Assembly currently convened in Kigali, Rwanda, Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti met Friday with several parliamentarians participating in the...

14
October 2022

Shura Council Reviews Qatar Efforts in Settling Disputes Before IPU

During the 145th General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), held in the Rwandan capital, Kigali, the Shura Council reviewed the efforts of the State of Qatar in settling disputes and supporting the sustainable development...

13
October 2022

Deputy Speaker of Shura Council: Qatar Adopted Clear Policies to Enhance the Status of Women

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council, Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti affirmed that social justice and social solidarity are among the main pillars of Qatar National Vision 2030, which is affirmed by the permanent constitution of the...

13
October 2022

Deputy Speaker Meets Turkish, Gambian Counterparts

Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti, head of the participating Shura Council delegation participating in the 145th General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) currently taking place in Rwandan...

13
October 2022

House of Representatives of Jordan Praises Qatar's Hosting FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022

The Second Deputy Speaker of Lower House of the sisterly Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan Eng. Haitham Ziyadin praised the efforts made by the State of Qatar to host FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, expressing his utmost pleasure and pride for this...

13
October 2022

Chaired by Qatar, Arab Association of Secretaries General of Parliaments Holds Meeting

The Arab Association of Secretaries General of Parliaments (AASGP) held Thursday a meeting chaired by HE Secretary-General of the Shura Council and AASGP Chairman Dr. Ahmed bin Nasser Al Fadhala, on sidelines of the 145th...

13
October 2022

Chaired by Shura Council, IPU's Committee on Peace, International Security Holds Meeting

The Standing Committee on Peace and International Security of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) held a meeting Thursday chaired by HE Committee President and Shura Council member Mohammed bin Mahdi Al Ahbabi.

12
October 2022

Shura Council Partakes in 210th Session of IPU's Governing Council

The Shura Council participated Wednesday in the 210th session of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU)'s Governing Council as part of the 145th IPU Assembly currently convened in Rwanda's capital Kigali.

12
October 2022

Shura Council Participates in meeting of IPU Committees' Meetings

The Shura Council participated today in meetings of the Inter-Parliamentary Union's committees and the Forum of Young Parliamentarians, which were held within the 145th General Assembly of the Union, currently being held in the Rwandan...

12
October 2022

Shura Council Engages in Discussion Session of "Emergency Item" in IPU

The Shura Council participated Wednesday in the 145th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) which is hosted by the Rwandan capital Kigali.

11
October 2022

Shura Council Participates in 145th IPU Assembly Opening

The Shura Council participated Tuesday in the inauguration of the 145th Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Assembly in Rwanda's capital Kigali. The Assembly meetings will continue for five days.

11
October 2022

President of IPU Praises Qatar's Efforts to Host FIFA World Cup 2022

HE President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Duarte Pacheco praised the great efforts made by the State of Qatar, at various levels, to prepare for hosting the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022.

11
October 2022

Shura Council Deputy Speaker Meets Parliamentary Delegations on Sidelines of IPU Meetings

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council and head of the Shura Council delegation participating in the 145th General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), held in Rwanda, Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti met today with HE Chairman...

09
October 2022

Shura Council Partakes in IPU Meetings in Rwanda

The Shura Council will participate in the meetings of the 145th Assembly and the 210th session of the Governing Council of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) to take place in Kigali, Rwanda, from Oct. 11-15.

04
October 2022

Shura Council Stresses Qatar Firm Position Towards Palestinian Cause

The Shura Council affirmed the State of Qatar's firm position on the Palestinian issue and its full support for the legitimate rights of the Palestinian people, which are sanctioned by international conventions.

03
October 2022

Shura Council Participates in Palestine Committee of Arab Parliament

The Shura Council has participated in the meeting of the Palestine Committee of the Arab Parliament, which was held in Cairo to prepare for the first meeting of the third session of the Arab Parliament's third legislative term, which will...

02
October 2022

Shura Council Participates in Arab Parliament Standing Committees Meetings

The Shura Council is participating in the meetings of the Standing Committees of the Arab Parliament (AP), which began their work today in Cairo and will continue until Monday, to prepare for the work of the first session of the third...

01
October 2022

Shura Council Participates in Arab Parliament Meeting in Cairo

The Shura Council participates in the works of the first session of the third legislative term of the Arab Parliament, the meetings of the permanent committees of the Arab Parliament and the accompanying meetings, which are held at the...

24
September 2022

Shura Council Speaker Meets Lebanese Parliamentarian

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al-Ghanim met today with HE Secretary and member of the House of Representatives of the sisterly Lebanese Republic Hadi Abou El-Hassan who is currently visiting Qatar.

21
September 2022

Speaker of Shura Council Affirms Qatar's Keenness of GCC Unity Under HH the Amir's Leadership

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim affirmed that, under the wise leadership of HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, the State of Qatar has been committed to any joint action that would essentially enrich...

21
September 2022

GCC Speakers of Shura Councils and National Assemblies Praise Qatar's World Cup Efforts

Their Excellencies speakers of Shura councils and national assemblies of the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (GCC) confirmed their support for the efforts of the State of Qatar in organizing and hosting the FIFA World...

21
September 2022

Omani Deputy Prime Minister for Cabinet Affairs Meets Shura Council Speaker

HH Deputy Prime Minister for Cabinet Affairs of the sisterly Sultanate of Oman Fahd bin Mahmoud Al-Said met today with HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim, during His Highness's reception of Their Excellencies the...

20
September 2022

Shura Council Partakes in GCC Meeting in Muscat

The Shura Council is participating in the 16th meeting of Their Excellencies, Heads of Shura, Representatives, National Assembly, and Parliament Councils of the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (GCC) states, which will be...

20
September 2022

Speaker of Shura Council Praises Important Messages in HH the Amir's Speech at Opening of 77th UN General Assembly

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim praised the important messages included in HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani's speech at the opening of the 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA),...

19
September 2022

Shura Council Participates in GCC Coordination Meeting in Muscat

The Shura Council took part in the 15th meeting of the Parliamentary Coordination and Foreign Relations Committee of the GCC advisory councils and national assemblies, which was held Monday in Muscat, the Sultanate of Oman.

19
September 2022

Shura Council Participates in Arab-African Consultative Meeting

The Shura Council participated Monday in the ninth consultative meeting of the Association of Senates, Shoora and Equivalent Councils in Africa and the Arab (ASSECAA) held at the headquarters of the National Assembly in the capital...

15
September 2022

Shura Council Partakes in Discussion Session on Occasion of Celebration of International Day of Democracy

The Shura Council participated Thursday in a discussion session on the occasion of the celebration of the International Day of Democracy, organized by the Inter-Parliamentary Union, via videoconferencing.

11
September 2022

Shura Council Speaker Meets Speaker of Libyan House of Representatives

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim met Sunday with HE Speaker of the House of Representatives of the State of Libya Aguila Saleh, who is visiting the country.

10
September 2022

Speaker of Libyan House of Representatives Arrives in Doha

HE Speaker of the House of Representatives of the sisterly State of Libya Aguila Saleh arrived in Doha Saturday on a visit to the country.

05
September 2022

Qatar-chaired 9th Annual Conference of Arab Association of Secretaries General of Parliaments Wraps up

The two-days 9th Annual Conference of the Arab Association of Secretaries General of Parliaments (AASGP), chaired by the State of Qatar represented by the Shura Council, wrapped up Monday in Cairo.

04
September 2022

Qatar Chairs AASGP Conference

The 9th Annual Conference of the Arab Association of Secretaries General of Parliaments (AASGP) kicked off in Cairo on Sunday under the chairmanship of the State of Qatar, represented by the Shura Council.

02
September 2022

Qatar to Chair 9th Annual Conference of Arab Association of Secretaries General of Parliaments

The State of Qatar, represented by Shura Council, will chair the 9th Annual Conference of the Arab Association of Secretaries General of Parliaments (AASGP) which will be held in Cairo on September 4 and 5.

30
August 2022

Shura Council Participates in 6th Meeting of GCC-European Parliamentary Committee

The Shura Council participated Tuesday via videoconferencing in the sixth meeting of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)-European Parliamentary Committee.

04
August 2022

Shura Council Participates in Arab Parliament Meeting

Shura Council participated Thursday in the 7th meeting of the legal team of the Executive Committee of the Arab Inter-Parliamentary Union which was held via video conference.

18
July 2022

Shura Council Participates in Opening of the Permanent Office of Parliamentary Group on Science and Technology

The Shura Council participated on Monday in the inauguration of the Permanent Office the High-level Parliamentary Group on Science and Technology of the Arab Parliament, and the accompanying meeting in Amman, Jordan.

01
July 2022

Shura Council Deputy Speaker Underlines Qatar Stance Calling for Peaceful Settlement of Conflicts

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti underlined the position of the State of Qatar aimed at settling disputes and conflicts by peaceful means and through active participation in multilateral international...

30
June 2022

Shura Council Celebrates International Day of Parliamentarism

In celebration of the 5th anniversary of the International Day of Parliamentarism, the Shura Council joined parliaments around the world in emphasizing the role that parliaments and legislative councils play in expressing the will of the...

30
June 2022

The Shura Council Participates in Opening Session of Baku NAM Parliamentary Network Conference

The Shura Council participated today in the openings session and day one of the Conference of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) Parliamentary Network in Baku. The conference was inaugurated by HE President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham...

29
June 2022

Secretary-General of Shura Council Meets Secretary-General of IPU

HE Secretary-General of the Shura Council and President of the Arab Association of Secretaries General of Parliaments (AASGP) Dr. Ahmed bin Nasser Al Fadhala met on Wednesday with HE Secretary-General of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU)...

29
June 2022

Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Meets Iranian Counterpart

On the sidelines of her participation in Parliamentary Network of the Non-Aligned Movement Conference (NAM), HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti met today with HE the Second Vice Speaker of Shura Council...

27
June 2022

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly meeting, under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

27
June 2022

Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Granted Medal of Leading Arab Woman, Socially Responsible For 2022

The Regional Network for Social Responsibility granted HE Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti the Medal of the Arab woman for social responsibility for the year 2022.

22
June 2022

HH the Amir Issues Decree to Adjourn Shura Council Session

HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani issued on Wednesday the Decree No. 31 of 2022 to adjourn the first regular session of the first legislative term, corresponding to the 50th session of the Shura Council as of Tuesday, Dhu'l-Hijjah...

22
June 2022

Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Meeting on Food

The Shura Council participated today in the 3rd Session of the Parliamentary Dialogue Series: Food, Fragility and Finance, which is organized by the Parliamentary Network on the World Bank & International Monetary Fund via video...

21
June 2022

Shura Council Participates in Global Parliamentary Conference in Istanbul on Refugees

The Shura Council participated in the global parliamentary conference on refugees, which was held in Istanbul under the theme "Parliaments and the Global Compacts on Migration and Refugees: How to Bring About Stronger International...

20
June 2022

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly meeting under the chairpersonship of HE Speaker of the Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

16
June 2022

Shura Council Internal and External Affairs Committee Holds Meeting

Internal and External Affairs Committee of Shura Council held a meeting, today, chaired by HE Chairman of the Committee Dr. Ali bin Fetais Al Marri.

16
June 2022

Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee of Shura Council Holds Meeting

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting today, headed by HE Abdulrahman bin Yousef Al-Khulaifi, Chairman of the Committee.

15
June 2022

Shura Council Participates in 8th Global Conference of Young Parliamentarians

The Shura Council participated in the 8th Global Conference of Young Parliamentarians of the Inter-Parliamentary Union, which was held over two days in the Egyptian city of Sharm El-Sheikh, organized by the Inter-Parliamentary Union in...

13
June 2022

Shura Council Holds Its Weekly Ordinary Session

The Shura Council convened its ordinary weekly meeting today under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

10
June 2022

Shura Council Participates in the 2nd Counter-Terrorism Coordination Meeting for Parliamentary Assemblies

Shura Council participated in the second Counter-Terrorism Coordination Meeting for Parliamentary Assemblies, held today in Naples - Italy, the meeting was jointly organized by the Shura Council and Office of the United Nations...

09
June 2022

Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Meeting on Parliamentary Indicators

The Shura Council participated today in the parliamentary meeting to launch the Initial Indicators for the Democratic Parliaments, which was organized by the Inter-Parliamentary Union and a wide range of partner organizations, via video...

07
June 2022

Shura Council's Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee Holds Meeting

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held Tuesday a meeting, headed by HE Chairperson of the Committee Abdulrahman bin Yousef Al Khulaifi.

07
June 2022

Shura Council Participates in International Parliamentary Conference to Support Victims of Terrorism

The Shura Council participated, Tuesday, in the High-Level Conference on Parliamentary Support to Victims of Terrorism hosted by the Italian Chamber of Deputies over two days. It was organized by the United Nations Office on Parliamentary...

06
June 2022

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting, Condemns Offensive Remarks Against Prophet Mohammed

The Shura Council held Monday its 31st regular weekly meeting under the chairpersonship of HE Speaker of the Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

06
June 2022

Shura Council Speaker Meets Vice President of India

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim met Monday with HE Vice President of the Republic of India Venkaiah Naidu, at his residence in Doha, within the framework of his current official visit to the State of Qatar.

06
June 2022

Shura Council's Services and Public Utilities Committee Holds Meeting

The Shura Council's Public Services and Utilities Committee held Monday a meeting headed by HE Chairman of the Committee Ali bin Saeed Al Khayarin.

05
June 2022

Shura Council's Special Committee Studying "Aspects Associated with Marriage" Finalizes Its Report

The Shura Council's Special Committee Studying "Aspects Associated with Marriage" has completed its final report during its meeting that was held today under HE Chairman of the Committee Ali bin Shabib Al Attiyah.

02
June 2022

Speaker of Shura Council Receives Written Message from Speaker of Milli Majlis of Azerbaijan

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim received a written message from HE Speaker of the Milli Majlis of the Republic of Azerbaijan Sahiba Gafarova, pertaining to the parliamentary relations between the two countries...

01
June 2022

Information and Cultural Affairs Committee of Shura Council Holds Meeting

The Information and Cultural Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting on Wednesday, under the chairpersonship of HE Committee's President Khalid bin Ahmed Al Obaidan.

30
May 2022

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly meeting under the chairpersonship of HE Speaker of the Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

30
May 2022

Shura Council's Internal Regulations Committees Hold Meeting

Shura Council's committee concerned with developing the internal regulations held a meeting on Monday headed by HE Chairperson of the Committee Dr. Ali bin Fetais Al Marri.

30
May 2022

Shura Council's Special Committee for Studying of Aspects Associated with Marriage Discusses Final Report

The Shura Council's Special Committee for studying of "Aspects Associated with Marriage" held a meeting on Monday headed by HE Chairman of the Committee Ali bin Shabib Al Attiyah.

29
May 2022

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Delegation of League of Parliamentarians for Al-Quds

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim met Sunday with a delegation of members of the League of Parliamentarians for Al-Quds, headed by HE President of the League Hamid ben Abdullah Al Ahmar, who is currently visiting...

26
May 2022

Shura Council Participates in 5h Meeting of GCC-European Parliamentary Committee

The Shura Council participated in the fifth meeting of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)-European Parliamentary Committee, which was held via video conference technology.

23
May 2022

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly meeting under the chairpersonship of HE Speaker of the Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

23
May 2022

Economic and the Financial Affairs Committee Holds Meeting at Shura Council

The Economic and the Financial Affairs Committee held a meeting at the Shura Council, with member of the committee HE Mohammed bin Mahdi Al Ahbabi as Acting Chair.

22
May 2022

Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Meets Two Members of German Parliament

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti met on Sunday with Member of the German Bundestag and Head of the Energy and Climate Protection Committee Klaus Ernst, and Member of the German Bundestag (Parliament)...

21
May 2022

Shura Council Participates in 33rd Arab Inter-Parliamentary Union Emergency Conference

The Shura Council participated in the 33rd emergency conference of the Arab Inter-Parliamentary Union, which was held under the title "Al-Aqsa Mosque and all Islamic and Christian holy sites are our first priorities", with a delegation...

19
May 2022

Shura Council Participates in Arab Parliaments Dialogue on Ageing

The Shura Council participated in the Arab Parliaments' dialogue on the 4th revision of the Madrid International Plan of Action on Ageing (MIPAA).

17
May 2022

Shura Council Participates in Parliamentary Forum on Cooperation in Field of Research, Libraries

The Shura Council participated Tuesday in the Parliamentary Forum on Cooperation in Research and Libraries, organized by the Asian Parliamentary Assembly, to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the Assembly's parliamentary achievements in...

17
May 2022

The Meeting of the Cultural and Information Affairs Committee

The Committee on Cultural Affairs and Information of the Shura Council held a meeting today.

16
May 2022

The Shura Council Discusses Promoting Society's National Identity

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly session under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

16
May 2022

Shura Council's Economic and Financial Affairs Committee Holds Meeting

The Financial and Economic Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held meeting Monday headed by HE Chairman of the Committee Mohamed bin Yousef Al Mana.

14
May 2022

Speaker of Shura Council Congratulates Speaker of UAE Federal National Council

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim sent on Saturday a cable of congratulations to HE Speaker of the Federal National Council of the United Arab Emirates Saqr Ghobash, on the occasion of the election of HH Sheikh...

13
May 2022

Speaker of Shura Council Sends Condolences to Speaker of UAE Federal National Council

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim sent a cable of condolences to HE Speaker of the Federal National Council of the United Arab Emirates Saqr Ghobash, on the death of HH Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

11
May 2022

Shura Council Condemns Assassination of Shireen Abu Akleh

The Shura Council condemned on Wednesday the assassination of Palestinian journalist Shireen Abu Akleh, Al Jazeera correspondent, near Jenin refugee camp in the West Bank, and the injury of another journalist, by the Israeli occupation...

10
May 2022

Speaker of the Shura Council meets Indian Minister of State for External Affairs, Parliamentary Affairs

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim met on Tuesday with HE Minister of State for External Affairs and Minister of Parliamentary Affairs of the Republic of India V. Muraleedharan, who is currently visiting the...

09
May 2022

Shura Council Participates in a Parliamentary Meeting on Human Rights, Civil Society and Combating Terrorism

The Shura Council participated in the parliamentary meeting held on the sidelines of the High-Level International Conference on Human Rights, Civil Society and Counter-Terrorism. UNOCT in Malaga, Spain.

08
May 2022

Shura Council Participates in the General Assembly of Arab Parliament Scout Union in Kuwait

The Shura Council is participating in the work of the 14th General Assembly of the Arab Parliament Scout Union, which started today in the sisterly State of Kuwait, and will continue until next Wednesday.

25
April 2022

Shura Council Praises Amiri Decision to Increase Retiree Pensions, Issuance of Social Security and Military Retirement Laws

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly meeting under the chairpersonship of HE Speaker of the Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

18
April 2022

Shura Council Condemns Israeli Practices in Al-Aqsa Mosque

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly meeting under the chairpersonship of HE Speaker of the Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

12
April 2022

PAM Welcomes UN General Assembly Resolution on Qatar Hosting of World Cup

The Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean (PAM) welcomed the Resolution adopted by the United Nations General Assembly on 8 April 2022, supporting the State of Qatar for hosting of the FIFA World Cup 2022. The General Assembly adopted...

11
April 2022

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly meeting, under the chairpersonship of HE Speaker of the Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

04
April 2022

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly meeting, under the chairpersonship of HE Speaker of the Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

01
April 2022

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 Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim on the occasion of the advent of the holy month of Ramadan, extending his greetings and greetings of members of...

31
March 2022

Shura Council Partakes in Gulf Symposium on Confronting Climate Change

The Shura Council participated Thursday via videoconferencing in the symposium on "common policies of the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (GCC) for the implementation of the Middle East Green Initiative in addressing...

31
March 2022

Shura Council's Information and Cultural Affairs Committee Holds Meeting

The Shura Council's Information and Cultural Affairs Committee held Thursday a meeting under the chairpersonship of HE Chairman of the Committee Khalid bin Ahmed Al Obaidan.

31
March 2022

Shura Council's Special Committee for Studying of Aspects Associated with Marriage Holds Meeting

The Shura Council's Special Committee for studying of "Aspects Associated with Marriage" held Thursday a meeting headed by HE Chairman of the Committee Ali bin Shabib Al Attiyah.

31
March 2022

Qatar-Cote d'Ivoire Parliamentary Friendship Groups Hold Meeting

Qatar-Cote d'Ivoire parliamentary friendship groups met on Thursday on the sideline of the high-level African Parliamentary Conference organized by the Doha-based UNOCT Program Office on Parliamentary Engagement in Preventing and...

31
March 2022

Shura Council Participates in Meeting of European Relations Delegation with Arabian Peninsula in European Parliament

The Shura Council participated in the meeting of the delegation of European relations with the Arabian Peninsula in the European Parliament, which is devoted to exchanging views on the war in Ukraine and its impact on Gulf-European...

30
March 2022

Speaker of the Shura Council Affirms Qatar's Permanent Support for International Efforts to Combat Terrorism, Violent Extremism

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim affirmed the strong support of the State of Qatar to all national and international efforts to combat and eliminate terrorism and prevent the spread of violent extremism,...

30
March 2022

Shura Council Speaker Meets Several Parliamentarians on Sideline of "Understanding the Terrorist Threat in Africa" Conference

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim met on Wednesday with several parliamentarians on the sideline of His Excellency's participation in the high-level parliamentary conference, organized by the Doha-based UNOCT...

29
March 2022

Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Holds Several Meetings

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti held Tuesday several meetings with HE Ambassador for Human Rights at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of the Netherlands Dr. Bahia Tahzib-Lie, HE Member...

29
March 2022

Shura Council's Economic and Financial Affairs Committee Discusses Inflation, High Living Cost

The Financial and Economic Affairs Committee of the Shura Council hosted several officials and academics specialized in the field of economics to discuss the issue of inflation, high cost of living, and the increased financial burdens in...

28
March 2022

Shura Council Praises "Doha Forum 2022" Success

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly meeting, under the chairpersonship of HE Speaker of the Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

28
March 2022

President of Kosovo Visits Shura Council

HE President of the Republic of Kosovo Vjosa Osmani visited on Monday the Shura Council as part of her visit to the country to participate in the 2022 Doha Forum, which concluded Sunday.

28
March 2022

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Malaysian Foreign Minister

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim met on Monday with HE Minister of Foreign Affairs of Malaysia Saifuddin Abdullah, who is currently visiting the country.

28
March 2022

Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee of Shura Council Studies Draft Law Regulating Right to Obtain Information

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee of the Shura Council continued its study of a draft law regulating the right to obtain information. This came during its meeting held on Monday and headed by HE Chairman of the Committee...

28
March 2022

Shura Council Participates in Arab Parliament Meeting

The Shura Council took part in the first founding meeting of the High Level Parliamentary Working Group on Science and Technology in the Arab Parliament, which was held in Cairo on Monday.

27
March 2022

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

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim met on Sunday with HE Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorism (UNOCT) Vladimir Voronkov, who is currently visiting the country.

27
March 2022

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Delegation of British House of Commons and House of Lords

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim met on Sunday with a delegation of the British House of Commons and the House of Lords, which is currently visiting the country to take part in Doha Forum 2022.

27
March 2022

The U.S. Parliamentary Friendship Group in the Shura Council meets with an American researcher

H.E. Mr. Mohammed bin Butti al -Abdullah, H.E. Mr. Hamad bin Abdullah al-Mulla, and H. E. Mr. Mohammed Bin Omar al -Mannai, members of the Shura Council and members of the Qatari-American Parliamentary Friendship Group in the Shura...

24
March 2022

The Shura Council Concludes its Participation in the IPU General Assembly

The Shura Council concluded today its participation in the 144th Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) General Assembly, which took place in Bali, Indonesia.

23
March 2022

President of Slovenia Visits Shura Council

HE President of the Republic of Slovenia Borut Pahor visited Wednesday the Shura Council within the framework of his official visit to the country.

23
March 2022

Shura Council Deputy Speaker Elected Member of Office of IPU Standing Committee on United Nations Affairs

The Standing Committee on United Nations Affairs held Wednesday a meeting as part of the 144th General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), held in Bali, Indonesia.

23
March 2022

Shura Council Participates in 'Voting on Emergency Item' Session within IPU General Assembly

The Shura Council participated Wednesday in the session on the voting of the adoption of the "Emergency Item," during the work of the 144th General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), which is currently held in Bali, Indonesia,...

23
March 2022

Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Meets Several Parliamentarians on Sidelines of IPU General Assembly

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council and Head of the Shura Council's delegation participating in the 144th General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti held a series of meetings with several...

22
March 2022

Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee of Shura Council Holds Meeting

The Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held Tuesday a meeting headed by HE Chairman of the Committee Abdulrahman bin Yousef Al Khulaifi.

22
March 2022

Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Calls for Reducing Carbon Emissions to Net Zero by 2050

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti stressed that the issue of reducing carbon emissions concerns all humanity and affects its future, calling for the need to commit to reducing carbon emissions to...

22
March 2022

Secretary-General of Shura Council Meets Secretary-General of IPU

HE Secretary-General of the Shura Council and President of the Arab Association of Secretaries General of Parliaments (AASGP) Dr. Ahmed bin Nasser Al Fadhala met on Tuesday with HE Secretary-General of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU)...

21
March 2022

Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Meets Parliamentarians on Sidelines of IPU General Assembly

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti, the chairperson of the Shura Council's delegation participating in the 144th General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) in Bali, Indonesia, held today a...

21
March 2022

Shura Council Reviews Draft Law Regulating Right to Information

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly session chaired by HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

21
March 2022

President of Qatari-Italian Parliamentary Friendship Group Meet Italian Parliamentary Delegation

HE Member of the Shura Council and President of the Qatari-Italian Parliamentary Friendship Group Dr. Ali bin Fetais Al Marri met Monday with a delegation from the Italian Republic's Parliament, currently on a visit to the country.

21
March 2022

Shura Council Attends IPU Governing Council, Committees Meetings

As part of the 144th General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) being held in Bali, Indonesia, the Shura Council participated today in the 209th session of the Governing Council.

20
March 2022

Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Meets President of Inter-Parliamentary Union

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti met Sunday with HE President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Duarte Pacheco, on the sidelines of the 144th General Assembly of the IPU, which is being held at...

20
March 2022

Shura Council Participates in Islamic, Asian Parliamentary Group Meetings

The Shura Council today participated in the coordinating meetings of the Islamic Parliamentary Group and Asian Parliamentary Group on the sidelines of the 144th General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union on the island of Bali in...

20
March 2022

Shura Council Participates in Forum of Women Parliamentarians

As part of the work of the144th General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union being held in Bali,the Shura Council participated today in the 33rd meeting for Forum of Women Parliamentarians.

20
March 2022

The Shura Council Participates in IPU 144th General Assembly Opening Session

The Shura Council participated today in the opening session of the 144th General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), hosted in Indonesia's Bali over five days.

19
March 2022

Shura Council Participates in Coordination Meeting of Arab Parliamentary Group, On Sidelines of Assembly of IPU.

The Shura Council participated in the coordination meeting of the Arab Parliamentary Group, on the sidelines of the 144th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), which will be held on the Indonesia's island of Bali from Sunday to...

17
March 2022

Shura Council Participates in 144th General Assembly and 209th Session of IPU Governing Council

The Shura Council will participate in the meetings of the 144th General Assembly and the 209th session of the Governing Council of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), which will be held at the island of Bali in the Republic of Indonesia...

14
March 2022

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly meeting, under the chairpersonship of HE Speaker of the Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

09
March 2022

Speaker of National Assembly of Kuwait Meets Secretary-General of the Shura Council

HE Speaker of the National Assembly of the sisterly State of Kuwait Marzouq bin Ali Al Ghanim met with HE Secretary-General of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Nasser Al Fadhala, who is currently visiting Kuwait.

09
March 2022

The Shura Council Participates in the Work of PAM General Assembly in Dubai

The Shura Council participated in the 16th Plenary Session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean (PAM) hosted by the Federal National Council (FNC) in Dubai, UAE with a delegation headed by HE Abdullah bin Nasser bin Turki Al...

08
March 2022

Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council to QNA: Qatari Legislation has Strengthened Status of Women, Emphasized Values of Equality

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti said that the Qatari legislative system has strengthened the status of women and emphasized the values of equality.

08
March 2022

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

HE Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly of the State of Kuwait Ahmad bin Khalifa Al Shahoumi met with HE Secretary-General of the Shura Council Dr. Ahmed bin Nasser Al Fadhala, who is visiting Kuwait.

07
March 2022

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly meeting, under the chairpersonship of HE Speaker of the Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

07
March 2022

Information and Cultural Affairs Committee of Shura Council Holds Meeting

The Information and Cultural Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting on Monday, under the chairpersonship of HE Committee's President Khalid bin Ahmed Al Obaidan.

06
March 2022

Speaker of the Shura Council Meets Saudi Ambassador

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanem met on Sunday with HH Ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the State of Qatar Prince Mansour bin Khalid bin Abdullah Al-Farhan Al-Saud.

04
March 2022

Shura Council Partakes in Parliamentary Dialogue Forum of Senates and Equivalent Councils of Africa, Arab World, Latin America, Caribbean

The Shura Council participated Friday in the "Forum of South-South Parliamentary Dialogue" of Senates and Equivalent Councils of Africa, the Arab World, Latin America, and the Caribbean, as part of the 11th Congress of Association of...

03
March 2022

Shura Council Participates in 11th Congress of ASSECAA

The Shura Council is participating with a delegation headed by HE Shura Council member Mohammed bin Fahad Al Mesallam in the 11th Congress of Association of Senates, Shoora, and Equivalent Councils in Africa and the Arab World (ASSECAA),...

02
March 2022

Shura Council's Information and Cultural Affairs Committee Discusses Phenomenon of Qataris' Reluctance Towards Teaching Profession

The Shura Council's Information and Cultural Affairs Committee held a meeting on Wednesday chaired by HE Chairman of the Committee Khalid bin Ahmed Al Obaidan.

02
March 2022

Shura Council Delegation Meets European Officials and Parliamentarians

A delegation from the Shura Council, headed by HE Yousef bin Ali Al-Khater, and the membership of HE Ahmed bin Ibrahim Al-Malki and HE Badi bin Ali Al-Badi, members of the Qatar - EU Parliamentary Friendship Group, held a series of meetings...

28
February 2022

Shura Council Discusses Phenomenon of Qataris' Reluctance Towards Teaching Profession

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly meeting, under the chairpersonship of HE Speaker of the Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

28
February 2022

Shura Council's Economic and Financial Affairs Committee Discusses Inflation Issue, High Living Cost in Qatar

The Economic and the Financial Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held Monday a meeting under the chairmanship of HE Chairman of the Committee Mohamed bin Yousef Al Mana.

23
February 2022

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Two Member of US House of Representatives

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim met on Wednesday with HE Member of the US House of Representatives from Florida Brian Mast and HE Member of the US House of Representatives from Louisiana Clay Higgins, who are...

23
February 2022

Services Committee completes study of draft law on expropriation of real estate

The Services and the Public Utilities Committee of the Shura Council held Wednesday a meeting chaired by H E Chairman of the Committee Ali bin Saeed Al Khayarin.During the meeting, the committee completed its study of a draft...

23
February 2022

Arab Parliament Holds Plenary Session with Participation of Shura Council

The third meeting of the second session of the third legislative term of the permanent committees of the Arab Parliament was held in Cairo today, at the headquarters of the General Secretariat of the League of Arab States.

22
February 2022

Shura Council Participates in Meetings of Permanent Committees of Arab Parliament

The Shura Council participated in the third meeting of the second session of the third legislative term of the permanent committees of the Arab Parliament in Cairo.

21
February 2022

Algerian President Meets Speaker of Shura Council

HE President of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria Abdelmadjid Tebboune met Monday at his residence in Doha with HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

21
February 2022

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly meeting, under the chairpersonship of HE Speaker of the Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

21
February 2022

Chairperson of Shura Council's Parliamentary Friendship Group with US Meets Delegation of Senior US Senate Staff

HE Chairperson of the Qatar Parliamentary Friendship Group with the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand in the Shura Council Yousef bin Ali Al Khater and a number of the Group's members, met Monday with a delegation of senior...

20
February 2022

President of Egypt Meets Speaker of Shura Council

HE President of the Sisterly Arab Republic of Egypt Abdel Fattah Al Sisi, met on Sunday with HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim, as part of His Excellency's reception of the heads of parliaments and councils...

20
February 2022

Deputy Speaker of Shura Meets Delegation from ITUC-Africa

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti met today with a delegation from the African Regional Organization of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC-Africa), which is currently visiting the...

19
February 2022

Speaker of the Shura Council Stresses Qatar's Firm Position on Palestinian Cause

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim underlined the firm position of the State of Qatar, under the leadership of HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, on the Palestinian cause, represented in supporting the...

19
February 2022

Shura Council Participates in UN, IPU Joint Session

The Shura Council participated in the annual joint parliamentary hearing session between the United Nations and the Inter-Parliamentary Union, which was held in New York, USA, under the title "Building Political Support and Comprehensive...

18
February 2022

Qatar Wins Presidency of Arab Association of Secretaries General of Parliaments

The State of Qatar, represented by HE Secretary-General of the Shura Council Dr. Ahmed bin Nasser Al Fadhala, won the presidency of the Arab Association of Secretaries General of Parliaments (AASGP), in the AASGP elections held Friday in...

17
February 2022

Shura Council Speaker Renews Qatar's Call to Address Problems' Roots That Lead to Conflicts, Terrorism

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim renewed the call of the State of Qatar to address the roots of the problems that lead to wars, conflicts, terrorism, and extremism in the Arab region and throughout the world,...

16
February 2022

Shura Council Speaker Participates in Two Arab Parliamentary Conferences

The Shura Council is participating in the 32nd Conference of the Arab Inter-Parliamentary Union and the Fourth Conference of the Arab Parliament with a delegation headed by HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

16
February 2022

Shura Council Participates in Arab Inter-Parliamentary Union Executive Committee Meeting

The Shura Council took part today in the meeting of the 28th session of the Executive Committee of the Arab Inter-Parliamentary Union, within the framework of the 32nd Conference of Arab Inter-Parliamentary Union which will kick off in...

16
February 2022

Speaker of Shura Council Participates in Consultative Meeting for Arab Inter-Parliamentary Union Conference

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim took part today in the consultative meeting of the heads of parliaments and councils and heads of delegations participating in the 32nd Conference of Arab Inter-Parliamentary...

15
February 2022

Shura Council Participates in Preparatory Committee of Arab Parliament's 4th Congress

The Shura Council is participating in the 3-day meetings of the Preparatory Committee of the 4th Congress of the Arab Parliament and Speakers of Arab Assemblies and Parliaments, which kicked off Tuesday in Cairo.

14
February 2022

Shura Council Approves Two Draft Laws on Social Insurance, Military Retirement

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly meeting, under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

13
February 2022

Speaker of Shura Council Meets UK Parliament Group Chairman

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim met on Sunday HE Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary British-Qatar Group Alun Cairns and the accompanying delegation of parliamentary group currently visiting the country.

13
February 2022

Committee Concerned with Internal Regulations of Shura Council Holds Meeting

The committee concerned with developing the internal regulations of the Shura Council held a meeting on Sunday headed by HE Chairperson of the Committee Dr. Ali bin Fetais Al Marri.

08
February 2022

Shura Council Speaker Urges Making Sports a Lifestyle

The Shura Council celebrated the National Sport Day, with the participation of HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

07
February 2022

Shura Council Welcomes Results of HH the Amir's US Visit

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly meeting under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

07
February 2022

Shura Council's Services and Public Utilities Committee Holds Meeting

The Shura Council's Public Services and Utilities Committee held Monday a meeting headed by HE Chairman of the Committee Ali bin Saeed Al Khayarin.

02
February 2022

Committee Concerned with Internal Regulations of Shura Council Holds Meeting

The committee concerned with developing the internal regulations of the Shura Council held a meeting on Wednesday headed by HE Chairperson of the Committee Dr. Ali bin Fetais Al Marri, in the presence of HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura...

02
February 2022

National Sports Day Committee of Shura Council Holds Meeting

The National Sports Day Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting today, in the presence of HE Khalid bin Ghanem Al Ali Al Maadeed, HE Nasser bin Mohammed bin Nasser Al Juffali Al Nuaimi, members of the Shura Council, and a number of...

01
February 2022

Shura Council Participates in a Workshop to Prepare Arab Guiding Draft Law to Combat Violence Against Women

The Shura Council participated in the workshop for the preparation of the draft Arab guiding law to combat violence against women, organized by the Arab Parliament today, via video conference technology.

31
January 2022

Shura Council Discusses Forming Parliamentary Friendship Groups, Studying Social Insurance, Military Retirement Draft Laws

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly meeting under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

31
January 2022

Services, Public Utilities Committee of Shura Council Discusses Draft Law on Expropriation of Real Estate

The Services and Public Utilities Committee of the Shura Council held Monday a meeting, with the presidency of HE Chairperson of the Committee Ali bin Saeed Al Khayarin.

30
January 2022

Shura Council Joint Committee Reviews Report on Two Draft Laws on Social Insurance and Military Retirement

The joint committee formed by Legal and Legislative Affairs, and Financial and Economic Affairs Committees of the Shura Council held a meeting today, headed by HE Chairman of the Committee Abdul Rahman bin Yousuf Al Khulaifi.

26
January 2022

Shura Council's Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee Discusses Draft Law on Regulating Real Estate Ownership of Diplomatic, Consular Missions

The Shura Council's Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee held a meeting on Wednesday headed by HE Chairman of the Committee Abdul Rahman bin Yousuf Al Khulaifi.

25
January 2022

Shura Council's Joint Committee Discusses Draft Law on Military Retirement

The joint committee formed by the Legal and Legislative Affairs, and Financial and Economic Affairs Committees of the Shura Council held a meeting on Tuesday headed by HE Chairman of the Committee Abdul Rahman bin Yousuf Al Khulaifi.

24
January 2022

Shura Council Discusses Inflation, Price Increases in Its Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly meeting under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

24
January 2022

Shura Council's Internal and External Affairs, Internal Regulations Committees Hold Meetings

The Internal and External Committee of the Shura Council held on Monday a meeting with the presidency of HE Chairperson of the Committee Dr. Ali bin Fetais Al Marri. During the meeting, the committee discussed a draft law on regulating the...

24
January 2022

Shura Council's Services and Public Utilities, Economic and Financial Affairs Committees Hold Meetings

The Shura Council's Services and Public Utilities Committee held Monday a meeting headed by HE Chairman of the Committee Ali bin Saeed Al Khayarin.

23
January 2022

Shura Council's Special Committee on Marriage Holds Meeting

The Shura Council's Special Committee for studying of "Aspects Associated with Marriage" held a meeting on Sunday, in the presence of HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

20
January 2022

Shura Council's Financial and Economic Affairs Committee Continues Discussing Qatari Job Seekers Issue

The Financial and Economic Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held on Thursday a meeting under the chairmanship of HE Chairman of the Committee Mohamed bin Yousef Almana.

20
January 2022

Shura Council's Joint Committee Holds Meeting

The joint committee formed by Legal and Legislative Affairs, and Financial and Economic Affairs Committees of the Shura Council held a meeting today, headed by HE Chairman of the Committee Abdul Rahman bin Yousuf Al Khulaifi.

19
January 2022

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Speaker of Turkey's Grand National Assembly

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanem met on Wednesday with HE Speaker of the Grand National Assembly of the Republic of Turkey Mustafa Sentop, who is visiting the country.

18
January 2022

Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Meets UN Official

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti met Tuesday with OHCHR Head of the National Institutions, Regional Mechanisms and Civil Society Section at the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human...

17
January 2022

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

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

17
January 2022

Economic and Financial Affairs Committee of Shura Council Discusses Qatari Job Seekers Issue

The Economic and the Financial Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held Monday a meeting under the chairmanship of HE Chairman of the Committee Mohamed bin Yousef Al Mana.

16
January 2022

Shura Council's Special Committee Studying "Aspects Associated with Marriage" Holds Meeting

The Shura Council's Special Committee for studying "Aspects Associated with Marriage" held a meeting on Sunday, headed by HE Chairman of the Committee Ali bin Shabib Al Attiyah, in the presence of HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Dr....

12
January 2022

Shura Council Participates in a Round Table on Combating Violence Against Women

The Shura Council participated in a round-table dialogue organized by the Coalition of Women MPs from Arab Countries to Combat Violence against Women, in cooperation with Westminster Foundation for Democracy, via video conference...

10
January 2022

Shura Council Discusses Qatari Job Seekers Issue

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly meeting, under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

10
January 2022

Shura Council's Information and Cultural Affairs Committee Discusses Activating Arabic Language Protection Law

The Shura Council's Information and Cultural Affairs Committee held a meeting on Monday chaired by HE Chairman of the Committee Khalid bin Ahmed Al Obaidan.

09
January 2022

Shura Council's Special Committee Studying "Aspects Associated with Marriage" Holds First Meeting

The Special Committee for the Study of "Aspects Associated with Marriage" in the Shura Council, held its first meeting on Sunday, in the presence of HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti.

06
January 2022

Shura Joint Committee Discusses Draft of Social Security Law

The joint committee formed by Legal and Legislative Affairs, and Financial and Economic Affairs Committees of the Shura Council held a meeting today, headed by HE Mohammed bin Mahdi Al-Ahbabi, member of the Committee, and in the presence of...

04
January 2022

Shura Council's Services and Public Utilities Committee Discusses Housing Law

The Services and the Public Utilities Committee of the Shura Council held Tuesday a meeting headed by HE Chairman of the Committee Ali bin Saeed Al Khayarin, in the presence of HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al...

03
January 2022

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly meeting, under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

27
December 2021

Shura Council Holds Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly meeting, under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

26
December 2021

Shura Council Joint Committee Continues Discussing Military Retirement Draft Law

The joint committee of the Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee and the Economic and Financial Affairs Committee of the Shura Council resumed the military retirement draft law discussion in a meeting on Sunday, in the presence of HE...

24
December 2021

Arab Parliament Concludes Second Session with Shura Council Participating

The second session of the Arab Parliament's third legislative meeting was concluded in the Jordanian capital, Amman with the Shura Council taking part.

23
December 2021

The Shura Council's Joint Committee Continues Discussion on Social Security, Military Retirement Draft Laws

The joint committee formed by Legal and Legislative Affairs, and Financial and Economic Affairs Committees of the Shura Council met today, in the attendance of HE Deputy Speaker of the Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti.

22
December 2021

Shura Council Joint Committee Continues to Discuss Social Insurance, Military Retirement Draft Laws

The joint committee of the Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee and the Economic and the Financial Affairs Committee of the Shura Council met Wednesday in the presence of HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al...

21
December 2021

Shura's Cultural and Information Affairs Committee Discuss Ministry of Education's Opinions

The Cultural and Information Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held Wednesday a meeting at the presence of HE Speaker of the Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim and Deputy Speaker HE Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti.

21
December 2021

Temporary Committee to Study, Analyze Electoral Programs of Shura Council's Candidates Holds Meeting

The temporary committee to study and analyze the electoral programs of the Shura Council's candidates during the election period held on Tuesday a meeting chaired by HE the Deputy Speaker of the Council and Chairperson of the Committee Dr....

21
December 2021

Internal and External Affairs Committee of Shura Council Holds Meeting

The Internal and External Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held Tuesday a meeting, with the presidency of HE member of Shura Council and Chairperson of the Committee Dr. Ali bin Fetais Al Marri.

21
December 2021

The Shura Council Participates in the Meetings of the Arab Parliament's Permanent Committees

The Shura Council participated in the meetings of the Arab Parliament's permanent committees, currently taking place in Jordan.

20
December 2021

The Shura Council Praises HH the Amir's Participation in Gulf Summit

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly meeting, under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

20
December 2021

The Shura Council Participates in Arab Parliament in Amman

The Shura Council will participate in the work of the second Arab Parliament session of the second session of the third legislative term, and the meetings of the accompanying permanent committees.

20
December 2021

Joint Committee of Shura Council Continues to Study Social Security and Military Retirement Draft Laws

The joint committee formed by Legal and Legislative Affairs, and Financial and Economic Affairs Committees of the Shura Council, held a meeting on Monday in the presence of HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al...

17
December 2021

HH the Amir Exchanges National Day Greetings with Shura Council Speaker

HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani received Friday a cable of congratulations from HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanem, on the occasion of the national day that included also congratulations from members...

17
December 2021

Delegation from Shura Council Meets UN Official

A delegation of Shura Council participating in the 9th Conference of the States Parties to the United Nations Convention Against Corruption, which was held in Sharm El-Sheikh, the Arab Republic of Egypt, met with HE Executive Director of...

17
December 2021

The Shura Council Participates in Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption Forum

The Shura Council participated today in the ninth forum of Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption, which was held on the sidelines of the ninth Conference of the States Parties to the United Nations Convention against...

16
December 2021

The Joint Committee of the Shura Council Continues to Discuss the Two Draft Laws of Social Security and Military Retirement

The joint committee formed by Legal and Legislative Affairs, and Financial and Economic Affairs Committees of the Shura Council, held a meeting on Thursday, in the presence of HE Deputy Speaker of the Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al...

16
December 2021

Shura Council Participates in Symposium on Sidelines of Conference of States Parties to UNODC

The Shura Council participated today in a symposium held on the sidelines of the Ninth Conference of the States Parties to the United Nations Convention against Corruption (UNODC) in Sharm El-Sheikh, in the Arab Republic of Egypt, and...

15
December 2021

Speaker of Shura Council: Legislative Elections Culminated Qatari Renaissance March

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim affirmed that the legislative elections that the country witnessed in Oct. 2021 culminated the Qatari renaissance march led by HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani.

15
December 2021

Shura Council Participates in Discussion on Combating Terrorism

The Shura Council participated on Wednesday in discussions held within the activities of the United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorism (UNOCT) in Doha.

15
December 2021

Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Meets Chairman of Senate Committee on Defense and Security of Uzbekistan, UNOCT Deputy Director

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti met on Wednesday with HE Chairman of the Senate Committee on Defense and Security of the Republic of Uzbekistan Kotbedin Burkhanov, and HE Deputy Director of the United...

15
December 2021

Shura Council participates in global anti-corruption conference

The Shura Council is participating in the Ninth Conference of the States Parties to the United Nations Convention against Corruption, hosted by Sharm El Sheikh in Egypt, until December17.

14
December 2021

Services and Public Utilities Committee of Shura Council Holds Meeting

The Services and the Public Utilities Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting Tuesday headed by HE Chairman of the Committee Ali bin Saeed Al Khayarin, .

14
December 2021

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Arab Parliamentarians

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanem met today with a number of Their Excellencies members of the Arab Inter-Parliamentary Union, and HE Secretary-General of the Union Fayez Al-Shawabkeh, who participated in the...

14
December 2021

Meeting of Joint Committee in Shura Council Discuss Two Draft Laws on Social Insurance and Military Retirement

The temporary joint committee formed by Legal and Legislative Affairs, and Financial and Economic Affairs Committees of the Shura Council, held its first meeting today, in the presence of HE Deputy Speaker of the Council Dr. Hamda bint...

14
December 2021

The Shura Council Participates in Discussion Panels for Parliamentarians on Countering Terrorism

The Shura Council participated in the panel discussions held today within the activities of the United Nations Office of Parliamentary Participation in Preventing and Countering Terrorism held in Doha.

13
December 2021

The Shura Council Refers Two Draft Laws to a Joint Committee for Study

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly meeting, under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

13
December 2021

Counter-Terrorism Coordination Meeting for Parliamentary Assemblies Begins

The first coordination meeting of the parliamentary assemblies to combat terrorism for international and regional organizations and federations, organized by the United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorism and the Shura Council, began today...

13
December 2021

Speaker of Shura Council Meets Several Participants in Meeting of Parliamentary Assemblies to Combat Terrorism

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanem met with a number of officials and parliamentarians on the sidelines of His Excellency's participation in the first coordination meeting of the parliamentary assemblies to...

12
December 2021

Shura Council's Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee Discusses Draft Law on Real Estate Expropriation

Shura Council's Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee held a meeting Sunday, chaired by HE Abdulrahman bin Yousuf Al Khulaifi, Chairman of the Committee.

10
December 2021

Shura Council Participates in Opening of 16th Session of PUIC Conference

The Shura Council participated in the opening session of the 16th conference of the Parliamentary Union of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (PUIC), in Istanbul, Turkey, with the presence of HE President of the sisterly Republic of...

10
December 2021

The State of Qatar Reiterates Support to the Palestinian Cause

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti reiterated the State of Qatar's firm position regarding the Palestinian cause, and Qatar's support of all the Palestinian people's rights, led by their right in...

09
December 2021

Shura Council Participates in PUIC General Committee Meeting

The Shura Council participated in 23rd session of the General Committee of the Parliamentary Union of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Member States (PUIC), within the work of the 16th PUIC Conference in Istanbul, the sisterly...

09
December 2021

Shura Council Chairs Consultative Meeting of PUIC Arab Group

The consultative meeting of the Arab Group of the Parliamentary Union of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Member States (PUIC) was convened as part of the meetings accompanying the work of the 16th PUIC Conference in Istanbul,...

09
December 2021

Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Holds Meetings on the sidelines of the 16th session of the Conference of the Union of Islamic Cooperation Councils

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al-Sulaiti met today with a number of parliamentarians on the sidelines of her participation in the work of the sixteenth session of the PUIC Conference and the accompanying...

09
December 2021

Shura Council Partakes in Meeting of European Parliament's Delegation for Relations with Arab Peninsula

The Shura Council participated Thursday via videoconferencing in the meeting of the Delegation for Relations with the Arab Peninsula in the European Parliament on climate change and renewable energy in the Gulf countries.

08
December 2021

Services and Public Utilities Committee of Shura Council Discusses Draft Law on Expropriation of Real Estate

The Services and the Public Utilities Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting on Wednesday headed by HE Chairman of the Committee Ali bin Saeed Al Khayarin .

08
December 2021

The Shura Council Participates in a Parliamentary Meeting on Sidelines of Internet Governance Forum 2021

The Shura Council participated in a two-day parliamentary meeting organized by the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs and the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), on the topic of legislative approaches to a user-focused...

07
December 2021

Temporary Committee to Study Electoral Programs of Shura Council's Candidates Meets

The temporary committee to study and analyze the electoral programs of the Shura Council's candidates during the election period held Tuesday a meeting chaired by HE Deputy Speaker of the Council and Chairperson of the Committee Dr. Hamda...

06
December 2021

The Shura Council Holds Its Regular Weekly Meeting

The Shura Council held Monday its regular weekly meeting, under the chairmanship of HE Speaker of the Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim.

01
December 2021

The Shura Speaker Meets Ambassadors accredited to Qatar

H.E. Mr. Hassan bin Abdullah al-Ghanim, Speaker of the Shura Council, met separately today with His Excellency Mr. Amro al-Sharbini, Ambassador of the Sisterly Arab Republic of Egypt to the State of Qatar. The Speaker also met His...

01
December 2021

Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Holds Meetings on Sidelines of "Jerusalem is Our Red Line" Conference in Turkey

HE Deputy Speaker of Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti met with several officials and parliamentarians on the sidelines of her participation in the 4th Conference of the League of Parliamentarians for Al-Quds titled "Jerusalem...

30
November 2021

Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Meets Speaker of Turkey's Grand National Assembly

HE Deputy Speaker of the Shura Council Dr. Hamda bint Hassan Al Sulaiti met today with HE Speaker of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey Mustafa Sentop, on the sidelines of the fourth conference of the League of "Parliamentarians for...

30
November 2021

The Shura Council Participates in League of Parliamentarians for Al Quds 4th Conference

The Shura Council participated Tuesday in the fourth conference of the League of "Parliamentarians for Al-Quds," which is held in the Turkish capital, Ankara under the title Al Quds is Our Red Line.

30
November 2021

208th session of the IPU Governing Council, 143rd General Assembly Conclude

The Shura Council participated Tuesday in the closing session of in the 208th session of the IPU Governing Council, and the closing session of the 143rd General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), currently being held in the...

29
November 2021

Shura Council Approves Decree Amending some Provisions of Anti-Money Laundering and Combating Financing of Terrorism Law

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

29
November 2021

Shura Council Wins Chairmanship of IPU Committee on Peace and International Security

The Shura Council, represented by HE Council Member Mohamed bin Mahdi bin Ajyan Al Ahbabi, won the chairmanship of the Inter-Parliamentary Union's Permanent Committee on Peace and International Security.

29
November 2021

Al-Shura Participates in Meeting of IPU Committee on UN Affairs

The Shura Council participated in the meeting of the Standing Committee on United Nations Affairs, within the work of the 143rd General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), currently being held in Madrid.

29
November 2021

Shura Council Participates Tuesday in League of Parliamentarians for Al Quds 4th Conference

The Shura Council will participate Tuesday in the fourth conference of the League of "Parliamentarians for Al-Quds," which will be held in the Turkish capital, Ankara, and will last for two days, under the title Al Quds is Our Red Line.

29
November 2021

Shura Council Participates in IPU Standing Committee on Sustainable Development Meeting

The Shura Council participated Monday in the meeting of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Standing Committee on Sustainable Development, as part of the work of the 143rd General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union, which is...

28
November 2021

Shura Council Speaker Returns to Doha

HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanem, and the accompanying delegation returned to Doha today, after participating in the work of the 143rd General Assembly and the 208th session Governing Council of the...

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...

28
November 2021

Shura Council Participates in Launching of Non-Aligned Movement's Parliamentary Network

The Shura Council participated in the event that was held today for the official launch of the Non-Aligned Movement's Parliamentary Network, on the sidelines of the 143rd General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), currently...

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...