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Qatar leads GCC nations in infrastructure projects growth
22/4/2014

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 unlikely to build all of the 12 proposed stadiums for 2022 World Cup
22/4/2014

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.

Hamad International Airport to get fully operational from 27th May
22/4/2014

The Hamad International Airport (HIA) is expected to be fully operational from 27th May this year.

Sharq Crossing, Industrial Area projects by Ashghal highlighted
15/4/2014

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.

Project Qatar 2014 to see participation from 24 countries
15/4/2014

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.

Hamad International Airport soft launch on 30th April
15/4/2014

The Hamad International Airport (HIA) will be soft launched and will be partially open to passengers from 30th April.

New five-star facility to be unveiled at The Pearl Qatar by the year-end
8/4/2014

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.

Moldova likely to grant visa waiver to Qatar nationals
8/4/2014

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.

Qatar confirms sponsorship law amendment
1/4/2014

Amendments to the sponsorship law can be expected any time soon.

Mega entertainment centre to be launched at the Pearl-Qatar
1/4/2014

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.

New Doha-Hong Kong flight service launched by Cathay Pacific
1/4/2014

Hong Kongs flagship airline, Cathay Pacific, has launched new service connecting Doha and Hong Kong.

Qatar to unveil record budget this financial year
1/4/2014

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.

Qatar assures timely completion of FIFA World Cup projects
26/3/2014

The Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy in Qatar has assured that Qatars preparations for the FIFA World Cup 2022 are on track.

Demolition works to pave way for construction of New Doha Zoo
18/3/2014

Demolition of buildings and other facilities located within the boundaries of the New Doha Zoo will begin any time soon.

Qatar International Food Festival to open to public on Thursday
18/3/2014

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.

New Village accommodation homes for workers to come up
18/3/2014

Leading real estate developer Global Building Solutions (GBS) are teaming up with Qatar-based partners to develop high quality workers accommodation villages.

Nearly $285bn worth projects underway in Qatar
18/3/2014

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 2014 to kick-start tomorrow at QNCC
11/3/2014

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.

Qatar International Food Festival 2014 to kick-start on 20th March
11/3/2014

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.

Work on Ras Laffon Labour Village project under progress
4/3/2014

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.

International racing season to kick-start in Doha this month
4/3/2014

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.

Qatar works its way to be positioned as world-class tourism hub
25/2/2014

An ambitious plan aimed at positioning Qatar as world-class tourism hub with deep cultural roots, has been unveiled at Katara Cultural Village.

World-class zoo to open in Qatar by 2017
25/2/2014

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.

First phase of Barwa Labour City to be ready this summer
18/2/2014

The first phase of Barwas upcoming Labour City in Industrial Area will be ready this summer, a senior official revealed.

Qatar to witness increased infrastructure activities in 2014
18/2/2014

Qatar will witness considerable growth in project activity this year, with contracts worth $24bn being awarded, it has been revealed.

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