Qatar (/ˈkæˌtɑːr/,i/ˈkɑːtɑːr/, /ˈkɑːtər/ or i/kəˈtɑːr/;Arabic:قطرQaṭar[ˈqɑtˤɑr]; local vernacular pronunciation: [ɡɪtˤɑr]), officially the State of Qatar (Arabic:دولة قطرDawlat Qaṭar), is a sovereigncountry located in Southwest Asia, occupying the small Qatar Peninsula on the northeastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula. Its sole land border is with Saudi Arabia to the south, with the rest of its territory surrounded by the Persian Gulf. A strait in the Persian Gulf separates Qatar from the nearby island of Bahrain, as well as sharing sea borders with the United Arab Emirates and Iran.
A television viewing audience of 484 million in 80 countries across the Asia-Pacific region, Europe, North America and North Africa witnessed Japan defeat Australia 1–0 in the final.
Qatar, India and Iran all lodged interest in hosting the 2011 AFC Asian Cup, while Australia also considered making a late bid. Qatar officially submitted their bid on 19 June 2006, while India withdrew their interest and Iran failed to submit proper documentation for their bid on time.
Qatar was announced as host nation on 29 July 2007, during the 2007 AFC Asian Cup in Jakarta, Indonesia. Due to FIFA regulations stating that confederation events can be hosted either in January or July, and July being peak summer heat in the Middle East, it was also announced that the tournament would be held in January of that year.
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QatarNavigation (Milaha), and Turkish company Hareket have signed an agreement which will see the provision of integrated heavy-lift and oversized transportation services in Qatar ... In 2017, Milaha launched a new Qatar-Turkey reefer service.
In consideration of the fluctuating world’s energy market, instabilities in the energy supply due to oil spills persist for more than 20% of global liquefied natural gas exports, which originate from a single port in Qatar... Qatar’s export capacity is expected to increase by approximately 64% in the next five years.
To enter Qatar, cardholders must have a confirmed hotel reservation or approved family/friend accommodation, in addition to a passport valid for 3 months or more upon arrival ... • Multiple-entry permit to Qatar.
... to Qatar, E ... "Finance Minister, SenatorMohammad Ishaq Dar met with the delegation of QTerminals, headed by Mr Neville Bissett, group CEO of QTerminals, in Doha Qatar and discussed avenues of cooperation in the field of logistics and port operations," the ministry tweeted.
This is the first time Iraq has hosted the Gulf Cup since 1979, when it was held in the capital Baghdad. This time, the tournament is being held in the southern port city of Basra, with teams from Saudi Arabia, Oman, UAE, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain and Yemen also competing ... The last Gulf Cup was held in Qatar in 2019, with Bahrain emerging as the winner.
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