Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner declared today “Qatar Day in Houston” to acknowledge the State of Qatar for its generous support of the city’s long-term recovery efforts following Hurricane Harvey in 2017.

Qatar helps Haitian people recover from earthquake

Nearly ten years after a catastrophic earthquake struck Haiti, and amid months of protests and unrest in-country, The State of Qatar announced a $1,890,945 donation during Hope for Haiti’s annual Harvesting Hope Event in Stamford, CT. The significant donation will come from the Qatar Haiti Fund and will impact the lives of 300,000 Haitians through Hope for Haiti’s programs designed to improve access to quality healthcare, clean drinking water, and education.

More than 1,700 scholarships from Qatar Harvey Fund

His Excellency Rashid Al Dehaimi, Qatar's Consul General in Houston and Vice Consul Mr. Khalid Al-Sulaiti hosted a lunch for Qatar Harvey Fund Scholarship recipients, who received scholarships from the $30 million Qatar Harvey Fund.

HH The Amir Meets U.S. President in the White House

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani and HE President of the United States of America Donald Trump discussed the strong bilateral strategic cooperation relations between the two countries and ways of promoting and enhancing them in various fields.