Dar Al Sharq Deputy Chairman Sheikh Dr Khalid bin Thani Al Thani and QIB Chairman Sheikh Jassim bin Hamad bin Jassem bin Jaber Al Thani inaugurating the new newsroom, and website — ‘Bawwabat Al Sharq’ — of Al Sharq newspaper at the office of the company on D-Ring in Doha yesterday. Also present are Dar Al Sharq CEO Abdul Latif Al Mahmoud and other officials.(SALIM MATRAMKOT)
DOHA: Sheikh Dr Khalid bin Thani Al Thani, Deputy Chairman, Dar Al Sharq, yesterday officially inaugurated the Bawwabat Al Sharq website and new newsroom.
Abdullatif Al Mahmoud, Chief Executive Officer of Dar Al Sharq, members of the board of directors, heads of media organisations and journalists were present at the ceremony.
Dar Al Sharq entered a new phase with its newsroom modified according to international standards to cope with rapid development Qatar is witnessing.
Modifications aim at making Dar Al Sharq paperless and benefit from modern technology — from writing news stories to printing the newspaper. The website has received over 60,000 hits in response to its analytical and critical news stories. The Peninsula