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36 new schools planned for Lusail City
7/4/2015

The Lusail City in Qatar will witness the eruption of 36 new schools, with capacity to accommodate 26,000 students.

Launch ceremony of new Al Rayyan Stadium design to be held on 22nd April
7/4/2015

The Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy (SC) will reveal the new design for Al Rayyan Stadium during a special ceremony on 22nd April at Ali bin Abdullah Fort, it has been announced.

QIFF 2015 attracts record visitor numbers
31/3/2015

The Sixth edition of Qatar International Food Festival 2015 (QIFF 2015) has drawn a record 170,000 visitors at the Museum of Islamic Art last week.

New health projects underway at HMC Qatar
31/3/2015

The master plan of Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) in Doha incorporates several features including gardens covered with air-conditioned walkways, open spaces, bridge over C-Ring Road to link hospitals of Central Doha sites and development of current HMC hospitals at central Doha into a single integrated complex.

Winter World Cup 2022 may discard need for cooling systems in stadium
31/3/2015

Qatar may not need cooling systems to lower temperatures in the stadiums, if hosting a winter world cup, unlike the proposed bid for a summer tournament, said an executive from the Qatar 2022 Organizing Committee.

Qatar International Food Festival 2015 opens to public
25/3/2015

The Sixth Qatar International Food Festival (QIFF) 2015 will be unveiled today at the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) Park, offering five days of food delicacies and variety entertainment to suit one and all.

Qatar among top 20 leading financial hubs in the world
25/3/2015

Qatar has been ranked among top 20 leading financial centres across the globe by the latest Global Financial Centres Index (GFCI 17), which involves 82 financial centres from across the world.

Souq Ahmed commercial complex to be history soon
17/3/2015

Souq Ahmed, one of the oldest commercial complexes in proximity to Souq Waqif, will be history soon, owing to the construction activities happening in Doha.

Doha to get 55 new public parks shortly
17/3/2015

About 55 new parks will come up in various municipalities in Doha, in the near future, with the public parks department implementing a brief plan to create green spaces in various areas, announced Mohammed Ali al Khouri, the Director of Public Parks Department at the Ministry and Urban Planning (MMUP).

Phase 3 of C-Ring Road opens to traffic
17/3/2015

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has opened Phase 3 of the C-Ring Road development project for traffic flow this week.

New Traffic Law in Qatar may grant 3-year road permits for first-timers
11/3/2015

According to the draft of the new traffic law, discussed by the Advisory Council, any new private car entering the road for the first time, should be allowed to have a road permit for three years, rather than one.

Doha Municipality to strictly clamp down illegally partitioned houses
11/3/2015

The Municipality authorities are gearing up to clamp down on illegally partitioned villas and apartments, according to a new initiative aimed at ensuring the safety of people.

Qatar unveils its first open-space air-conditioned commercial mall
11/3/2015

Qatar is will soon open its first open-space air-conditioned commercial mall, Katara Plaza, next year, it has been announced.

QIFF 2015 to be held from 24th March
18/2/2015

The sixth edition of Qatar International Food Festival (QIFF) will be held from 24th March to 28th March at the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) Park, the Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) and Qatar Airways has announced.

Qatar is first country to launch online visa issuance system
3/2/2015

Qatar successfully launched an online visa issuance system for conferences and sporting events, the first such initiative in the world last week.

Qatar Tourism sector exhibits strong performance
3/2/2015

The annual report by Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) revealed that tourism sector in Qatar generated 61,000 jobs in the same year, bringing considerable contribution to the job sector in Qatar.

Color Run Qatar event re-scheduled to 7th February
27/1/2015



The Color Run Qatar event has been re-scheduled on 7th February, the organizers revealed.

Qatar to review work hours of government offices, ministries
27/1/2015

The Ministry of Administrative Development in Qatar plans to review the working hours of government offices and ministries to help ease traffic snarls on Doha roads.

Megapolis - biggest indoor entertainment centre unfolds
27/1/2015

One of the biggest family entertainment centres in the region, namely Megapolis, spanning 5000 sqm, is all set to open in Medina Centrale at The Pearl Qatar in March this year.

Qatar focused on developing world-class worker accommodations
20/1/2015

Qatar has been developing world-class housing and sport complexes, to accommodate its multinational workforce and low-income workers, so that they can enjoy modern amenities for a healthy living.

$280billion worth construction projects in pipeline
20/1/2015

Qatar is the second most attractive market in the world, with more than $280billion worth construction projects in pipeline, owing to the immense opportunities that have opened following its winning bid to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

Qatar infrastructure projects to grow more than $30bn in 2015
13/1/2015

The number of infrastructure projects in Qatar is all set to grow with more than $30bn worth new project deals signed in 2015.

Qatar to host Made in China Exhibition 2015
13/1/2015

In a bid to deepen Qatari-Chinese trade ties, Qatar is all set to exhibit Made in China Exhibition 2015 in Doha to draw more Chinese companies and investors to play a role in the development of Qatar.

Qatar fast-tracks work on GCC Rail Network link
6/1/2015

The GCC nations are working to build a GCC rail network over the coming years, and they will continue to fuel the rapid development in the regionís transport sector, a new report said.

Mall of Qatar to house largest IMAX screen in the world
6/1/2015

The Mall of Qatar, which is due to be unveiled by the year-end, will house the largest IMAX screen in the world, which would introduce a new ground-breaking 3D laser technology, it has been announced.

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