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Italian embassy, QF launch social media campaign to enhance science diplomacy

Italian embassy, QF launch social media campaign to enhance science diplomacy

The Italian embassy in Doha and Qatar Foundation (QF) launched recently a joint social media campaign aimed at further strengthening the bilateral co-operation ...

Qatargas warns against investment scam in social media

Qatargas warns against investment scam in social media

Qatargas’ identity has been impersonated on various social media platforms through fraudulent advertisements spreading false information about investment opportunities in Qatargas stock ...

Katara launches online contests

Katara launches online contests

Katara - Cultural Village Foundation has launched a slew of online competitions through its social media platforms after activities were stalled due to the novel coronavirus disease (Covid-19).

Social media conference backs steps to ensure free speech

Social media conference backs steps to ensure free speech

Ground rules such as legality, necessity, public accountability, access to remedy and transparency should be considered by all stakeholders while debating any online content regulations ...

Protect social media activists to safeguard rights: NHRC

Protect social media activists to safeguard rights: NHRC

Highlighting the need for freedom of expression, the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) chief on Sunday called for a global declaration to protect social media activists.

International Conference on 'Social Media' begins on Sunday

International Conference on 'Social Media' begins on Sunday

Under the auspices of HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz al-Thani, the International Conference on ‘Social Media: Challenges and Ways to Promote Freedoms and Protect Activists’ ...

Arrayah's new website, mobile app and social media accounts launched

Arrayah's new website, mobile app and social media accounts launched

Gulf Publishing and Printing Company (GPPC), publishers of Arrayah and Gulf Times newspapers, launched on Wednesday Arrayah's upgraded website and mobile app ...

Musk's defamation win may reset legal landscape for social media

Musk's defamation win may reset legal landscape for social media

Elon Musk's daring has left its mark on electric cars and rockets, and now experts say the entrepreneur may have reshaped US defamation law

NHRC is all set to hold international conference on social media

NHRC is all set to hold international conference on social media

The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) has completed all arrangements to organise the Doha International Conference on "Social Media: Challenges and Ways of Supporting Freedoms ...

From Tahrir to Twitter, Iraqi protests rely on social media

From Tahrir to Twitter, Iraqi protests rely on social media

Live-streaming from the protest camps, posting on Facebook to counter state media and tweeting in English to reach the world: the story of Iraq's anti-government rallies is being told online.

Palestinian Harvard student says US nixed visa after social media search

Palestinian Harvard student says US nixed visa after social media search

A Palestinian teenager admitted to Harvard University said he was detained for hours at Boston's airport and refused entry into the United States

Begging too now online, thanks to social media

Begging too now online, thanks to social media

Seeking monetary help through social media has emerged as a new phenomenon, with fraudsters often taking advantage of people's empathy and goodwill with false claims.