West Asian energy constitutes an important geo-economic dimension to China’s growing stakes in West Asia.
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Kuwait, which had been mediating throughout the dispute, was first to announce the diplomatic breakthrough through its foreign minister
05 Jan 2021 11:27 AM
Qatar has asked WTO to set up a panel to arbitrate its complaint against Gulf neighbours.
13 Oct 2017 6:01 PM
Qatari officials did not respond to a request for comment on Monday.
09 Oct 2017 12:13 PM
Erdogan hosted the emir for the talks at his presidential palace in the capital Ankara, the Turkish presidency said in a statement.
15 Sep 2017 4:11 PM
Saudi Arabia led the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain in cutting ties with Qatar in June.
09 Sep 2017 10:58 AM
Trump said all the countries involved are 'essential partners' with the United States in efforts to crack down on extremism.
08 Sep 2017 2:14 PM
Despite recalling its ambassador in 2016, Iran and Qatar maintained their valuable commercial ties.
24 Aug 2017 11:38 AM
Saudi Arabian authorities highlighted the role of the mysterious Qatari in reopening the border.
21 Aug 2017 10:51 AM
'Those people crossing the border right now are under the responsibility of the Saudi authorities for their security,' official said.
19 Aug 2017 11:33 AM
The announcement to reopen the border for Qatari pilgrims came after Saudi Arabia's King Mohammed bin Salman received an envoy from Doha.
17 Aug 2017 9:14 AM
Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani said regional relations had been transformed by the dispute.
16 Aug 2017 12:52 PM
Saudi Arabia and allies have since June 5 imposed a boycott on Qatar, accusing the emirate of fostering Islamist extremist groups.
09 Aug 2017 4:40 PM
'We are tired of responding to false information and stories invented from nothing,' Sheikh Mohammed told Al Jazeera TV.
31 Jul 2017 12:20 PM
Arab nations will allow Qatari planes to use air corridors in emergencies, the Saudi state news agency SPA said on Sunday.
31 Jul 2017 8:05 AM
Govt spokesperson Al-Thani said outsourcing their foreign policy would mean that no decisions would be made in Qatar.
28 Jul 2017 5:04 PM
The move by Arab states came despite mounting international pressure to compromise in their weeks-old boycott of their fellow US ally.
26 Jul 2017 3:39 PM
Qatar's ruling emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani said he was ready for dialogue, but any solution must respect Qatar's sovereignty.
25 Jul 2017 10:23 AM
The apparently new list of six demands includes commitments to combatting extremism and terrorism.
20 Jul 2017 3:18 PM
Al-Mouallimi stressed that stopping incitement to violence is essential, but he said closing Al-Jazeera might not be necessary.
19 Jul 2017 12:44 PM