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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.
The infrastructure works in the new city of Lusail is now complete, and the tenants have begun moving in, and the town will be completely occupied by the year-end, the developers reported.
Qatar is all set to celebrate its third and biggest National Sport Day (NSD) today, with a series of events aimed at promoting sport culture, health and wellness among nationals and expatriates alike.
The first phase of workers sports complex opened at Al Khor Industrial Area yesterday.
The Disney Live Mickey Music Festival will be held at the Qatar National Convention Centre (QNCC) from 12th to 16th February 2014.
Commercial space at Medina Central and Porto Arabia in Pearl Qatar area has been 60% leased out, and more space will be leased out in the coming weeks, said Ehab Kamel, the General Manager of Retail Leasing.
Work on The Sheraton Park Project (SPP) which is due for launch on 31st December 2014, is progressing well and is on track to meet the deadline, confirmed the CEO of Qatar Diar Vinci Construction (QDVC), Yanick Garillon.
The Doha Port will be converted into a cruise ship terminal when the New Port at Mesaieed gets operational in 2016, a senior official said.
The Education City tram project will get fully operational and complete by September 2016, a senior official in Qatar said.
The much-awaited Hamad International Airport (HIA), considered to be the Runway to the future, Gateway to the world, is likely to improve Qatar’s position as a truly global gateway, with its unique features and stunning facilities.
Qatar is the most expensive country for living in the Gulf, owing to its tight rental market, says the latest analysis on the cost of living in the region by Arabian Business.
In a major boost to road infrastructure development in the country, the Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has awarded contract worth QR10.
The US Embassy has taken measures to fast track the procedures for issuance of entry visas to the US for Qatari nationals.
Construction of 37 stations, which constitute the first phase of Doha Metro, is gradually gathering pace with demarcation and establishment of sites being carried out at present.
Msheireb Properties, a subsidiary of Qatar Foundation, is on way to build a new cultural quarter in Doha.
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