Qatar will seek to host the 2032 Olympic Games, it said on Monday, joining a crowded field and raising questions about scorching summer temperatures and underwhelming attendances at past events.
Qatar on Tuesday welcomed a ruling by the International Court of Justice backing Doha in an aviation dispute with neighbours, saying the blockading countries will face justice for violating international rules.
Saudi Arabia said Tuesday it has permanently revoked the licence of Qatari broadcaster beIN Sports and slapped it with a fine of $2.7 million over alleged “monopolistic” practices.
Qatar reported on Wednesday that five coronavirus cases have been detected in workers at three World Cup stadiums, the first confirmed instances among those involved in 2022 tournament projects.
Qatar and Russia hit back at allegations of bribery on Tuesday after US prosecutors accused them of paying millions in bribes for the rights to host the 2018 and 2022 tournaments.
Nine labourers on World Cup 2022 projects died in the past year, Qatari organisers said Wednesday, stressing that none of the deaths were a result of accidents at tournament projects.
Qatar’s foreign minister has voiced optimism over ending a bitter rift with Saudi Arabia, saying early talks had broken a “stalemate” but Doha was unwilling to alter ties with Turkey as a pre-condition.
Qatar says it has designed an energy-efficient cooling system inside stadiums.
Qatar and Cambodia begin talks to sign two draft agreements.
Platini was released from custody after hours of questioning over awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar.
Platini is arrested in connection with the award of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar.
Superstar Neymar was ruled out of the Copa America yesterday after tearing his right ankle ligament during Brazil’s 2-0 friendly win over Qatar.
Australia’s participation in the Copa America is not yet confirmed but would be a “fantastic” opportunity for the Socceroos to test themselves against some of the best players in the world, coach Graham Arnold said yesterday.
Keisuke Honda to lead the national team for Qatar World Cup 2022 qualifications.
The 2022 World Cup in Qatar will be held with 32 participating teams and not an expanded 48 teams, organisers FIFA said on Wednesday.
Former Spain midfielder Xavi Hernandez says FIFA should abandon a proposal to increase the number of teams at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to 48 from 32.
Qatari soccer is preparing for an all-out assault on the Asian Champions League.
The United Arab Emirates dismissed reports it had detained a British man for showing support for Qatar at a football tournament in the UAE
Continental superpower Japan will be out to secure a record-extending fifth Asian Cup title when they take on a young Qatar.
A tour to World Cup 2022 host Qatar by the Nordic football associations has forced players to confront their consciences.
FIFA should if possible increase the size of the football World Cup, Infantino said.
Qatar Petroleum CEO Saad al-Kaabi had long wanted the Gulf state to leave OPEC.
Qatar’s ruler says the political and economic boycott had weakened a Gulf Arab bloc.
FIFA President Gianni Infantino hailed Qatar’s progress on infrastructure ahead of its 2022 World Cup.
Shell says it would export liquefied natural gas from the west of Canada by 2025.
Qatar’s bid to host the 2022 World Cup has been hit by further allegations.
It is highly unlikely that any visitor is going to see rushed last-minute preparations.
Cristiano Ronaldo says he’s “different” from other players of his age who move to China or Qatar for mega-money deals.
Asian teams’ recorded points haul and some stunning performances against top sides have lifted their hopes for Qatar 2022.
Qatar launches an urgent case before the UN’s highest court against UAE, accusing it of human rights violations.