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HBKU Press launches new children's titles in Arabic

HBKU Press launches new children's titles in Arabic

To mark the second half of the current school year, Hamad Bin Khalifa University Press (HBKU Press) has launched a collection of new and classic children’s books in Arabic.

WISH launches Qatar’s first Arabic health-focused podcast series

WISH launches Qatar’s first Arabic health-focused podcast series

The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) has launched Qatar’s first Arabic podcast series on health named Omnia Seheya (A Healthy WISH) promoting open discussions around important health issues ...

Digital content forum calls for boosting Arabic language online

Digital content forum calls for boosting Arabic language online

A set of recommendations by experts to boost the presence of Arabic language online marked the conclusion of the 4th Arab Digital Content Forum on Wednesday.

QNL takes part in Europe’s first virtual Arabic book fair

QNL takes part in Europe’s first virtual Arabic book fair

Qatar National Library (QNL) is participating in Europe’s first Arabic book fair, held via the European virtual platform specialising in Arabic book exhibits with 2D and 3D.

Israel MPs to debate divisive Jewish nation law next week

Israel MPs to debate divisive Jewish nation law next week

Israeli MPs are to return from summer recess next week to discuss mounting criticism of a new law proclaiming the country the nation state of the Jewish people, parliament said Tuesday.

Qatar aims to add Arabic to British curriculum

Qatar aims to add Arabic to British curriculum

Qatar is rebranding Arabic in the hope that it will "capture the imagination" of British schools and parents as one of the foreign language options, according to The Times.

Al Jazeera says Twitter feed working again after suspension

Al Jazeera says Twitter feed working again after suspension

Pan-Arab satellite network Al Jazeera said on Saturday the Twitter account for its main Arabic language channel was back up and running after briefly being suspended.

YouTube star says kicked of Delta flight for speaking Arabic

YouTube star says kicked of Delta flight for speaking Arabic

A Yemeni-American YouTube star from New York, Adam Saleh, called for a boycott of Delta Airlines after charging he was removed from one of its flights on Wednesday for speaking Arabic.

MEC makes Arabic mandatory for businesses

MEC makes Arabic mandatory for businesses

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has made it mandatory for businesses in Qatar to use Arabic as the main language for issuing invoices, service lists, product labels and call centre services offered to customers.

QFI to host annual Arabic summer programmes in the US

QFI to host annual Arabic summer programmes in the US

Qatar Foundation International (QFI) will be hosting three professional development institutes this summer, known as the Arabic Summer Institute ...

Expat faces deportation for selling alcohol

Expat faces deportation for selling alcohol

A Doha Misdemeanour Court has sentenced a Sri Lankan man to a month in jail followed by deportation for selling alcoholic beverages, local Arabic daily Arrayah reported.