· June, 2006

Stories about Qatar from June, 2006

Qatar: More Arab News Stream

  19 June 2006

Backed by government financing, Germany's public international broadcaster, Deutsche Welle, is preparing to beam as much as 24 hours daily of news programming in Arabic this autumn. France's yet-to-be-named CNN-style channel is in development for a year-end opening, along with a Web site in Arabic and later in 2007 an...

Qatar: The Battle for Al-Jazeera Int'l

  5 June 2006

The first rule of journalism is that you don't miss deadlines. So far, al-Jazeera has missed at least three for the launch of its international channel, suggesting that all is not well with the Arab network's first attempt to break into the English market. Officially, al-Jazeera International (AJI) is due...