Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Meeting with Emir Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani, April 10 2018

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 10, 2018 Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Meeting with Emir Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani President Donald J. Trump welcomed Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani of Qatar to the White House today.  The President and the Emir discussed ways to strengthen ...
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U.S. Navy Vessels Come to Qatar for DIMDEX 2018

Media Note                                                                                           March 12, 2018 For Immediate Release U.S. Navy Vessels Come to Qatar for DIMDEX 2018 The U.S. Navy guided missile destroyer USS Sampson (DDG 102) and accompanying Mark VI patrol boats have arrived in Qatar, ahead of the Doha International Maritime Defense Exhibition and Conference (DIMDEX), March 12-14 at the Qatar National ...
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U.S. Embassy National Day Celebration: U.S.-Qatar Relationship is “Stronger than Ever”

Press Release                                                                                                    February 27, 2018 For Immediate Release Doha – The U.S. Embassy in Doha hosted its annual National Day celebration at the Sheraton Hotel & Resort this evening.  U.S. Embassy Chargé  d’Affaires Ryan Gliha welcomed guests of honor, H.E. Dr. Hassan Bin Lahdan Al Mohannadi, Minister of Justice; H.E. Ali Bin Shareef Al ...
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Five Qatari Officials from the Interior, Transport and Communications Ministries to Participate in U.S. Exchange Program on Cybersecurity

The U.S. Department of State will host a delegation of five leading Qatari experts from the Ministry of Interior (MOI) and the Ministry of Transport and Communications (MOTC) for a three-week long program on cybersecurity.  From February 19-March 10, 2018, Jassim Al-Kuwari and Sheikh Mansoor Al-Thani from the Ministry of Interior, as well as Rouda ...
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Joint Statement of the Inaugural United States-Qatar Strategic Dialogue

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson ________________________________ For Immediate Release MEDIA NOTE January 30, 2018 Joint Statement of the Inaugural United States-Qatar Strategic Dialogue The governments of the State of Qatar and the United States held the inaugural Strategic Dialogue in Washington D.C. on January 30, 2018.  U.S. Secretary of State Rex W. ...
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U.S. Embassy Statement on Energy Secretary Rick Perry’s Visit to Qatar

Press Release                                                                                                  December 7, 2017 For Immediate Release U.S. Embassy Statement on Energy Secretary Rick Perry’s Visit to Qatar U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry concluded a two-day visit to Qatar on December 8, 2017.  During his visit, Secretary Perry underscored the United States’ ongoing commitment to its strategic partnership with Qatar, and highlighted ...
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Discover America Festival Connects Doha to American Culture, Food, Art & Education

Press Release As Prepared                                                                                           October 30, 2017 For Immediate Release Discover America Festival Connects Doha to American Culture, Food, Art & Education DOHA:   The U.S. Embassy is pleased to announce that the Discover America Festival is underway in Doha with a variety of events, activities and special promotions that will take place throughout the ...
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William Grant appointed Chargé d’Affaires, ad interim at U.S. Embassy in Qatar

Press Release                                                                                                               July 23, 2017 For Immediate Release  William Grant appointed Chargé d’Affaires, ad interim at U.S. Embassy in Qatar The U.S. State Department has named William Grant as Chargé d’Affaires, ad interim of the U.S. Embassy in Doha, Qatar.  In this capacity, Mr. Grant will represent the United States government and lead the ...
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Readout of Secretary Tillerson’s Meeting With Qatari Foreign Minister Al Thani

The following is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert: Secretary Tillerson met with Qatari Foreign Minister Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani and reaffirmed the strong relationship between our two countries. During their meeting, the leaders emphasized their mutual commitment to work toward a stronger partnership and a more secure region. Specifically, the Secretary thanked the Qatari ...
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Readout of Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis’ Meetings with Qatari Emir Skeikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani and Defense Minister al-Attiyah

U.S. Department of Defense IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Operations Release No: NR-142-17 April 22, 2017   Readout of Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis’ Meetings with Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani and Defense Minister al-Attiyah   Pentagon Spokesman Eric Pahon provided the following readout: Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis met today with Qatari Emir ...
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Secretary Mattis Travels to Middle East and Africa

Media Note released by U.S. Department of Defense April 14, 2017 Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis will embark on his fourth trip Monday, April 17, to re-affirm key U.S. military alliances, to engage with strategic partners in the Middle East and Africa, and to discuss cooperative effort to counter destabilizing activities and defeat extremist terror ...
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U.S. Embassy celebrates U.S.-Qatari Ties at National Day Gala

Press Release As Prepared                                                                                           February 27, 2017 For Immediate Release U.S.  Embassy celebrates U.S.-Qatari Ties at National Day Gala Doha – The U.S. Embassy in Doha hosted its annual National Day Gala at the St. Regis Hotel this evening.  Ambassador Dana Shell Smith welcomed the guests of honor, His Excellency Saleh Bin Ghanim Nasser ...
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U.S. and Qatar conclude Second Annual Economic and Investment Dialogue

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release MEDIA NOTE December 13, 2016 Joint Statement by the U.S. and Qatar on the Conclusion of the Second Annual Economic and Investment Dialogue Doha – Government representatives from the United States of America and the State of Qatar met in Doha on December 12 ...
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Media Note Announcing Asst Sec Rivkin Travel to Saudi and Qatar

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release  MEDIA NOTE December 9, 2016 Assistant Secretary Charles Rivkin Travels to Qatar and Saudi Arabia Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs Charles H. Rivkin will travel to Doha, Qatar; and Riyadh and Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, December 11–16. In Qatar, December 11–12, ...
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Treasury Asst Sec for Terrorist Financing discusses w/Qatari PM counter terrorist financing efforts

U.S. Department of the Treasury Assistant Secretary for Terrorist Financing Daniel L. Glaser discussed the Government of Qatar’s recent positive efforts to counter terrorist financing with Prime Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser   DOHA: On October 26, U.S. Department of the Treasury Assistant Secretary for Terrorist Financing Daniel L. Glaser visited Qatar and met with ...
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U.S. Embassy Doha, Qatar publishes 2nd Volume of the Young Writers Journal for Qatari Independent Schools

Embassy of the United States of America Press release September 25, 2016 U.S. Embassy Doha, Qatar publishes 2nd Volume of the Young Writers Journal for Qatari Independent Schools   DOHA: The U.S. Embassy Doha is proud to launch the Second Volume of the Young Writers Journal.  The journal comprises a collection of student essays, short ...
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Winners of the 2nd Annual Young Writers Competition Celebrated

DOHA: The U.S. Embassy, in partnership with the Ministry of Education and Higher Education of Qatar and Virginia Commonwealth University Qatar celebrated the winners of the second annual ‘Young Writers Competition’ on April 20th, 2016 at Virginia Commonwealth University Qatar in Education City. The Young Writers Competition is part of an ongoing partnership between the ...
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U.S. Embassy Promotes U.S. Real Estate and Investment Encourages Attendance in the U.S. Department of Commerce’s June 2016 SelectUSA Summit

DOHA: The U.S. Embassy hosted an event on April 19, 2016 promoting U.S. real estate investment in collaboration with Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL), a financial and professional services firm, 58,000 people strong across 230 corporate offices specializing in real estate services and investment management.  JLL executives discussed the U.S. real estate market and its growth ...
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Readout from a Treasury Spokesperson of Secretary Lew’s Meeting with Qatar Attorney General Ali bin Fetais Al-Marri‎

WASHINGTON – U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew met with Qatar Attorney General Ali bin Fetais Al-Marri‎ to discuss our ongoing cooperation on countering terrorist financing. Secretary Lew expressed appreciation for the State of Qatar’s efforts to prosecute significant terrorist financiers in Qatar.  He underscored the importance of those efforts, and stressed the importance of ...
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U.S. Embassy and AmCham Qatar Celebrate Second Annual Discover America Week

DOHA: The U.S. Embassy, in partnership with the American Chamber of Commerce Qatar, will launch the second annual ‘Discover America Week Qatar 2016’ February 15-22, 2016 to celebrate the U.S. Qatar partnership. This week will highlight the diversity and breadth of American goods, services, and products, and bring a little bit of America to Qatar. From ...
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U.S. Embassy Sponsors “World of 3D Printing” Workshops at Qatar Scientific Club, November 10 – 17

The U.S. Embassy is partnering with Texas A & M University Qatar to conduct a series of workshops explaining the concepts of 3D printing this week at the Qatar Scientific Club. Over the next seven days, the “World of 3D printing” workshop series will explore broad topics from 3D technology to more technical information related ...
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First Lady Michelle Obama to Travel to the State of Qatar and the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

As part of the Let Girls Learn initiative, the First Lady will make stops in Doha and Amman; the First Lady will also visit US military service members stationed at Al Udeid Air Base as part of the Joining Forces initiative As part of Let Girls Learn , the First Lady will visit Doha, Qatar and Amman, Jordan from November 1-7, 2015. In ...
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Second 2022 World Cup Trade Mission Further Expands U.S.-Qatari Commercial Ties

U.S. Ambassador to Qatar Susan L. Ziadeh and Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy Executive Director of Communications and Marketing Nasser Fahad Al Khater jointly led a trade mission to Atlanta, Georgia and Miami, Florida from January 26-31.  The visit, following a similar joint mission to Los Angeles, Portland, and Seattle in 2013, highlighted partnership ...
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