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Milipol Qatar Exhibition unveiled at Doha Exhibition Centre
21/10/2014

The 10th Milipol Qatar Exhibition kick-started at the Doha Exhibition Centre yesterday, with hundreds of visitors from across the regionís states having flocked to the venue to visit the pavilions showcasing security equipment and solutions.

Infrastructure spend to benefit local and international firms
21/10/2014

Despite the concern over weakening global economy, Qatar is ready to invest billions of dollars worth of infrastructure investment in the coming years, according to senior economists and banking leaders.

Doha, among top finalists in New7Wonders Cities global campaign
14/10/2014

The Founder-President of New7Wonders, Bernard Weber, revealed the 14 official finalists who were through to the last round of the New7Wonders Cities global campaign, in Munich, Germany.

Novo Cinemas multiplex to come up at North Gate Mall
14/10/2014

Largest chain of cinemas in Middle East, Novo Cinemas, and subsidiary of Qatar Media Services has announced the signing of a deal with North Gate Mall, Doha.

Qataris dissatisfied over low housing loans from government
14/10/2014

As the cost of construction continue to escalate due to growing demand for materials amidst the building boom, Qataris are once again complaining that the housing loan provided to them by the state is insufficient.

New retail stores galore at The Pearl Qatar
8/10/2014

The Pearl-Qatar has witnessed opening of several new stores in the growing precincts of Porto Arabia and Medina Centrale, thereby fulfilling the promise of retail bliss by the island and catering to the growing number of residents and visitors looking for exclusive shopping and dining experience in Doha.

Campaigns against FIFA World Cup 2022 should be faced with confidence
8/10/2014

The Minister of Culture Arts and Heritage, HE Dr Hamad bin Abdul Aziz al Kuwari said that campaigns against Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup bid is irregular, and should be faced with confidence.

Katara Qatar witnesses increased tourist numbers this Eid Al Adha
8/10/2014

Katara, one of the major tourist destinations in the country, continued to witness increase in visitor numbers during its spectacular Eid Al Adha festival shows.

Qatar second best in the world for infrastructure investment
23/9/2014

Qatar is the second-most attractive market in the world for investment in infrastructure, says EC Harris, a global built asset consultancy firm.

Jet Airways introduces more flight services linking Doha and India
23/9/2014

The Indian-based airline Jet Airways is entering an expansion mode and is doubling its daily frequency between Doha and Mumbai and will also launch new services to Thiruvananthapuram and Kozhikode in Kerala.

International Boat Show 2014 to take-off in Qatar from 11th November
9/9/2014

Following the success of inaugural edition of Qatar International Boat Show (QIBS) last year, the organizers have announced the QIBS 2014 dates.

Qatar focuses on investment projects in the run-up to 2022 World Cup
9/9/2014

In the run-up to the 2022 World Cup being planned in Qatar, the government has major infrastructure plans in place, with the government having already begun execution of these plans.

Qatar works on new economic diversification plans
9/9/2014

The economy in Qatar has begun a new diversification phase, as the latest Qatar Economic Insight report for September showed large investment spending in non-hydrocarbon sector with 6.

New port project first phase to be operational by end of 2016
2/9/2014

The first phase of the new Port Project, worth QR27bn will get operational by end of 2016 with initial capacity to accommodate about two million containers, which will eventually be increased to six million containers when the project is fully complete by 2020.

Fun City welcomes 77,000 visitors
26/8/2014

The Family Fun indoor entertainment city spanning 10,000sqm at the Doha Exhibition Centre (DEC) has witnessed entry of atleast 77,000 visitors for the past three weeks, said Qatar Tourism Authority, the organisers of the event.

F-Ring Road to open to traffic by mid-September
26/8/2014

The much-awaited F-Ring Road will link Hamad International Airport (HIA) to Industrial Area Road, and will open by mid-September, Public Works Authority, Ashghal has confirmed.

New flights introduced along the popular Doha-Dubai route
26/8/2014

Qatar Airways has announced plans to increase frequency on the popular Doha (DOH)-Dubai (DXB) routes from 26th October, with introduction of additional daily flights to Dubai International Airport and Dubai World Central Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC).

QTA launches shopping fun and other activities as part of Summer Festival
19/8/2014

The Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) has begun its Shopping Fun activity, which forms part of Summer Festival, wherein raffle coupons are being issued in malls across Qatar.

Doha Municipality to announce 20 new commercial streets
19/8/2014

The Ministry of Municipality and Urban Planning in Doha is likely to announce details of its 20 proposed commercial streets under Doha Municipality.

Advent of Doha Metro Rail project triggers demand for city outskirt areas
13/8/2014

Doha Metro Rail project works has been gathering pace lately, and property investors are seeking to invest in the outskirts of the city, with areas covering an estimated 100km network.

Education City to build two parts of Qatar Economic Zone
13/8/2014

The Education City in Qatar is working to build two parts of Qatar Economic Zone, which would be spread over 42 square kilometres.

Major festivities lined up as part of Eid in Qatar 2014
29/7/2014

Ten major events and activities will be simultaneously unveiled today at various venues across Qatar, as part of Eid in Qatar  festival, organized by the Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA).

First-ever Qatar Summer Festival to open after Eid Al Fitr holidays
29/7/2014

Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) has announced that it would host the first-ever Qatar Summer Festival, which will begin immediately after Eid Al Fitr holiday from 4th August to 27th September 2014.

Modern contract likely to replace sponsorship system shortly
22/7/2014

The Minister of Labour and Social Affairs HE Abdullah bin Saleh Mubarak al Khulafi, has emphasized that the present sponsorship system would be soon replaced by a modern contract between worker and employer.

Qatar retail sector witnesses massive growth
22/7/2014

The retail market in Qatar has touched QR32bn, due to growing demand and high purchasing power of people.

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