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Given, the large infrastructure projects and domestic consumption in Qatar, the nation will lead in terms of growth among GCC nations, growing at 6percent in 2014, said Alkhabeer Capital during an economic review.
Qatar is seriously reviewing the necessity of building all of the 12 proposed stadiums in its bid for the 2022 World Cup Soccer Tournament, during the finalizing of plans that will go to FIFA for approval, the organizing committee revealed.
The Hamad International Airport (HIA) is expected to be fully operational from 27th May this year.
The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) recently hosted an Industry Engagement day to keep engineering and contracting firms informed about opportunities to participate in one of the most technologically advanced infrastructure programme, the Sharq Crossing.
The 11th International Construction Technology and Building Materials Exhibition, Project Qatar 2014 will be held at the Qatar National Convention Centre (QNCC) from 12th to 15th May 2014, and would involve participation of 24 nations.
The Hamad International Airport (HIA) will be soft launched and will be partially open to passengers from 30th April.
Alfardan Hospitality and Kempinski Hotels are likely to open a five-star hotel, spread across 500,000 square feet at The Pearl-Qatar during last quarter of the year.
A former Soviet Republic, Moldova, bordered by Ukraine and Romania, is planning to grant a visa waiver to Qatari nationals visiting the country to draw in more investments, says Lurie Leanca, the Moldovan Prime Minister.
Amendments to the sponsorship law can be expected any time soon.
The United Development Company (UDC), a Qatar shareholding company and master-developer of the Pearl Qatar signed a deal with Palma Hospitality Group to launch a series of genuine food and beverages concepts and a unique family entertainment centre spanning more than 7000sqm in Medina Centrale at the Pearl-Qatar.
Hong Kongs flagship airline, Cathay Pacific, has launched new service connecting Doha and Hong Kong.
Qatar, the top LNG exporter, will unveil its highest-ever budget of QR220billion within next two days as it is moving ahead with a major infrastructure drive.
The Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy in Qatar has assured that Qatars preparations for the FIFA World Cup 2022 are on track.
Demolition of buildings and other facilities located within the boundaries of the New Doha Zoo will begin any time soon.
The fifth Qatar International Food Festival (QIFF) is all set to kick-start on Thursday at the Museum of Islamic Art Park, and all preparations for the same are now complete, said organizers of the festival, the Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) and Qatar Airways.
Leading real estate developer Global Building Solutions (GBS) are teaming up with Qatar-based partners to develop high quality workers accommodation villages.
The outlook for project market from now until 2020 seems strong, as there are at least $285bn worth projects that are either planned or underway, according to latest data from MEED Qatar Projects 2014 Conference.
Project Qatar will be unveiled on 12th May, and will continue until 15th May this year, further building on its 10 years of success in Qatar.
The Qatar International Food Festival (QIFF), organized by the Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) and Qatar Airways, have announced the Food Zones and Activities pertaining to the fifth edition of the annual festival to be held at the Museum of Islamic Art Park from 20th to 23rd March 2014.
The Qatar Real Estate Investment Company has begun implementing work on the Ras Laffon Labour Village, capable to accommodating about 16,000 workers, revealed the Alaqaria CEO, Abdula Ali al Kuwari.
The Qatar Marine Sports Federation (QMSF) international racing season will begin in the next two weeks, and the first one for the Doha-based organization is the fourth Aquabike Grand Prix of Qatar, to be held from 6th to 8th March.
An ambitious plan aimed at positioning Qatar as world-class tourism hub with deep cultural roots, has been unveiled at Katara Cultural Village.
Qatar will have world-class zoo by the year 2017, featuring safaris – an elephant walk-way, over Al Waab Street, apart from a seven-star tree-top hotel, which will make the country a global tourist destination, says Senior Ashghal Executive in Qatar.
The first phase of Barwas upcoming Labour City in Industrial Area will be ready this summer, a senior official revealed.
Qatar will witness considerable growth in project activity this year, with contracts worth $24bn being awarded, it has been revealed.
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