Areej Al Hammadi claimed the title for Most football 'hotstepper' ball control tricks in one minute
Walid Yari raised the bar on Most side jump push-ups in 1 minute
Records announced at the launch of Guinness World Records Day 2020
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Areej Al Hammadi: video + photos
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29 July 2020 - Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Guinness World Records (GWR), the global authority on record breaking achievements, can today announce that the player of the UAE National Football Team, Areej Al Hammadi breaks the Guinness World Records title for Most football 'hotstepper' ball control tricks in one minute completing 86 repetitions in total, breaking the previous record stood at 56 in the UK. Moreover, Walid Yari is another Emirati who smashed the record title of Most ......read more
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Good morning ladies and gentlemen. My name is Shayma Ben Brahim. It is my pleasure to welcome you this morning.
I would like to thank you for joining us today for this special briefing to mark the launch of EntelaQ, a highly anticipated program developed by Qatar SportsTech.
For todays briefing, we would like to request for everyone to please maintain your audio on mute and for any questions, please submit them through the chat feature on Zoom. Unfortunately, we will not be holding a live Q&A after the ......read more
56 consecutive step-ups in 30 seconds were enough to secure the title
15 July 2020 – It took Mahmoud Mohamed Ayoub 30 seconds in front of the renowned Hibs Temple in Elkharga, Egypt to complete 56 step ups on a training bench. This led him to being recognised by Guinness World Records (GWR) as a new world record, breaking the previous record stood at 51 The 23-year old Egyptian national appeared in a video performing an Official Attempt for Most aerobic step ups in 30 seconds, witnessed by coaches and fellow alumni members.
The global authority on record-breaking achievement said Mahmoud Ayoub has a potential to become a serial Guinness World Records titles breaker. As a fitness enthusiast, Ayoub has a history of breaking three GWR titles, and still currently holding two of them. Apart from the new one, Ayoub also ......read more
“I would have never attempted a record if I didn’t move to Dubai,” says the Indian national
9 July 2020 – A total of 101 hops over a stationery ruler brought Soham Mukherjee, a 17-year old from New Delhi, a Guinness World Records title. The Dubai-based Indian national managed to break the previous title of 96 for Most side to side hops in 30 seconds.
In a video taken in his bedroom, Mukherjee completed 110 hops in total with 9 deemed invalid according to the global authority on record breaking, recording the same with two phone cameras. “The record was measured by a close-up slow-motion video, so that the line object and my feet are clearly seen,” he said.
Soham has been involved in many sports including football, badminton, table tennis, and basketball. But what ......read more
Qatar SportsTech’s Accelerator Program is dedicated to innovative sportstech startups looking to accelerate their growth whilst contributing to transforming the sports industry in Qatar and beyond.
Doha, 01 July 2020 - Qatar SportsTech (QST), the region’s first startup accelerator and hub for innovative sportstech companies, has opened applications for the third cohort of its Accelerator Program in Qatar, set to start in September 2020.
Held in Aspire Zone, the heart of Doha’s Sports City, QST’s intensive three-month Accelerator Program will run from mid-September to mid-December 2020. The program is designed to help participant innovative startups accelerate their growth and further develop their solutions in the industry, in line with QST’s vision to be a catalyst for reshaping ......read more
18th June 2020: A stack of three eggs on the top of each other was recognised by Guinness World Records (GWR) as a new world record when Mohammed Muqbel, a 20-year old Yemeni national living in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, successfully stack them into a tower.
Balanced upright, one at a time on top of each other in a single tower ensemble got the global recognition as the ‘Largest stack of eggs’. According to GWR, all the eggs had to be stacked simultaneously for at least five seconds, using fresh hen’s eggs, with a perfect, unbroken shell condition.
Mohammed Abelhameed was able to identify the centre of mass of each egg and stack them exactly so that the combined centre of mass of the three eggs was situated directly above the very small base of the stack. According to him, this requires high ......read more
Marking a new wave of entrepreneurial talent, 10 SportsTech startups joined the second cohort of the Accelerator Program out of 390 applications, across 43 countries.
Doha, 1 June 2020 - Qatar SportsTech (QST), a leading startup accelerator for innovative sports companies, has announced that it will host its first Digital Demo Day on 8th June, to celebrate the completion of the second cycle of its highly acclaimed Accelerator Program. QST is supported by key players in the sports industry – it is initiated by Qatar Development Bank, powered by Startupbootcamp, and supported by the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy, Qatar Financial Centre, Aspire Zone Foundation and beIN Media Group.
The Digital Demo Day will be live at 9am Doha time on demoday.qatarsportstech.com, enabling sports industry experts and ......read more
The #QatarUnitesUs Ramadan-themed virtual gallery is Doha Festival City’s community-driven initiative to support creativity amongst both amateur and professional artists alike.
Selected local designers and artist creative artworks will have the opportunity to “Put their Creativity on Display”, replicating a real art gallery shopping experience
Doha, Qatar – 30 April 2020: In support of #StandwithCreatives campaign, Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping and entertainment, is pleased to announce the launch of its community-driven initiative targeted to all artists in Qatar in an opportunity to showcase their Artwork in Ramadan-themed virtual gallery.
Under the umbrella of Doha Festival City’s ongoing #QatarUnitesUs community ......read more
©My Salah Mat، سجادة صلاة تفاعلية فريدة لتعليم الأطفال الصلاة، أصبحت متاحة الآن أيضًا في دول مجلس التعاون الخليجي.
امنح هداية الصلاة وساعد الأطفال من عمر 3 سنوات ليتعلموا الصلاة بشغف ويحبون كيفية أدائها.
من منا لا يرغب برؤية أطفاله وقد أصبحوا راشدين صالحين يتمتعون بالصحة والسعادة؟! ولتحقيق ذلك، هناك الكثير الذي يجب أن نعلمهم إياه، ونتيح لهم أن بكونوا على دراية به وتجربته. تعليم أطفالنا كيفية الصلاة واجب على كل مسلم ومساعدة طول حياتهم يمكننا منحها لهم ليعيشوا حياة مفيدة وسعيدة.
يعد اللعب تجربة تعلم أساسية يحتاجها الأطفال لنموهم الجسدي والعقلي والروحي. ولذلك سيتم طرح سجادة صلاتي، وهي سجادة صلاة تعليمية تفاعلية في دول مجلس التعاون الخليجي في شهر رمضان المبارك.
سجادة صلاتي هي سجادة صلاة تفاعلية صُمّمت لتعليم الأطفال كيفية أداء صلاة المسلمين بطريقة ممتعة من خلال اللعب والتكنولوجيا. تحتوي سجادة صلاتي على أزرار لمس ......read more
The Highly popular Championship was Declared a Huge Success, attended by Thousands of Fans, and Gathering the Largest Number of Iconic Wrestlers Ever outside of the US
Wrestling Icons including nZo, White Eagle and Caprice Coleman also Won Titles at the Championship with Qatari Wrestler known as Rage winning the Pre-Match Game
24 February 2020, Doha, Qatar: Lusail Sports Arena came to life on 21 February as SUPERSLAM II took place with over 35 international pro wrestling legends and superstars competing for the Championship Titles.
SUPERSLAM II presented four Championship title matches: The QPW Tag Team won by Carlito and Chris Masters, whilst Caprice Coleman won QPW King of Ladder title, the QPW Middle East match was won by White Eagle, and the QPW World Title won by Alofa. There were also a ......read more
500 lucky fans will meet their favourite pro-wrestling super stars live at Doha Festival City
20 February 2020, Doha, Qatar: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for entertainment and shopping, announced as platinum sponsor of the much popular SUPER SLAM II pro-wrestling event by Qatar Pro Wrestling. The sponsorship integrates within Doha Festival City’s “Be Active” Campaign carried out during the month of February in celebration of the country’s sports vision.
As Entertainment Partners, Doha Festival City is the official host of the exclusive pre-event Public Meet and Greet where 500 lucky fans can get up close with their favourite international wrestling legends such as Kevin Nash, Mark Henry, and Alberto del Rio, Brian Cage, and Nzo. The superstars will be at Birds ......read more
17 February 2020, Doha, Qatar: Qatar Pro Wrestling’s (QPW) second edition of SUPER SLAM has finally arrived in Qatar. The event will be held on 21 February 2020 at the Lusail Sports Arena and a special pre-event Meet and Greet will take place at the Birds Island at Angry Birds World at Doha Festival City on 20 February at 6:00pm for fans to meet their favourite pro-wrestling superstars live.
500 fans are invited to Doha Festival City, the platinum sponsor for the QPW event, to welcome the world wrestling legends including iconic names such as Kevin Nash, Mark Henry, and Alberto del Rio, Brian Cage, and Nzo. Located in Birds Island at Angry Birds World, fans will get to see and hear from these pro-wrestling legends first-hand..
Registration for the pre event exclusive meet and greet at Angry Birds ......read more
Sports Month Continues at the One and Only Choice for Entertainment and Shopping in Qatar
15 February 2020, Doha, Qatar: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping and entertainment, celebrated the National Sports Day, in flare and style.
Thousands of shoppers and visitors from across Qatar flocked to Doha Festival City who are committed to creating unique experiences that are aligned with the Qatar National Vision 2030.
Participants were able to enjoy a fun-packed day of sports and fitness activities alongside family and friends, with something for all ages and skills available, both indoors and outdoors.
Visitors started the day with a number of running and cycling marathons for adults and children on Festival City’s Outdoor Track, before moving on to Angry ......read more
Doha, Qatar: 13 February 2020: Qatar Finance and Business Academy and its partnership with Northumbria University celebrated National Sports Day in collaboration with College of North Atlantic Qatar (CNA-Q) with a series of sports related festivities.
The event was celebrated with a day filled with various athletic programs from 8:00AM to 1:00PM, including a fun race, gym sessions, tennis and swimming, with the participation of QFBA faculty, departmental heads, students and their families. The celebration further solidified the power of sports in building communities of different cultures and nationalities to further develop the progression of Qatar’s society. The event witnessed the attendance of Dr. Khalid Al Horr, president of Qatar Finance and Business Academy.
The celebration of ......read more
Doha, February 12 , 2020 – Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) P.Q.S.C., Qatar’s next generation bank, with the aim of uniting people in the community through the common interest of sport, celebrated the 9th Qatar National Sports Day by organizing a Ping-Pong event held on 10th and 11th of February at the Doha Festival City.
During the event, participants were cheered on by their colleagues and friends to win. At the end of each game, winners received exciting prizes.
“al khaliji is a proud supporter of Qatar National Sports Day and is committed to empowering the community. The Bank actively promotes wellness and healthy lifestyle among its employees and families through various initiatives throughout the year, in line with Qatar’s National Vision 2030 for the development of a healthy ......read more
Doha, February 11, 2020 – The power of sports which unites different cultures and promotes healthy lifestyles was on full display at the 2020 Qatar National Sport Day activities organized by Alfardan Group at the Aspire Ladies Sports Hall.
Home to one of the most diverse workforces in Qatar, more than 1,500 employees of the group participated in the lively set of events which featured some of Qatar’s most passionate sporting activities such as football, cricket, volleyball, basketball, billiards, badminton, table tennis and golf.
Guerlain Spa, Alfardan provided participants an electrifying start to their day with a series of Zumba warm-up exercises; while medical specialists representing Alfardan Group’s newest subsidiary, Alfardan Medical with Northwestern Medicine (AMNM), were on ......read more
Doha, Qatar, 12 February 2020: Qatar Post organized a full day of festivities featuring sports related activities for staff and their families to mark the 9th Qatar National Sports Day at Qatar Sports Club.
Activities featured a walkathon, jogging, table tennis, football, and volleyball to name a few. The day also brought to a close an inter-departmental football tournament that has been underway since October 2019. It was an occasion for the final four teams – Connected, Global Mail, EMS, and Direct Mail – to battle it out for the glory. At the end, Global Mail lifted the trophy.
Apart from sports, the 9th Qatar National Sports Day was an opportunity to promote welfare and healthy lifestyle of Qatar Post staff and their family members, who were welcomed by senior officials and led by Chairman and Managing ......read more
Featuring World Wrestling Legends, The Great Khali, Kevin Nash, Mark Henry, and "Road Warrior" Animal and Superstars including Chris Masters, Matt Cross, Johnny Storm and many more
5 January 2020, Doha, Qatar – Qatar Pro Wrestling (QPW) is bringing back the second edition of the highly sought-after pro-wrestling championship, SUPERSLAM II, to be held at Lusail Sports Arena on 21 February 2020.
SUPER SLAM II includes a lineup of World Wrestling Legends including The Great Khali, Kevin Nash, Mark Henry, and "Road Warrior" Animal.
This pro wrestling extravaganza will see fans witness their favourite wrestling superstars live in action including Alberto del Rio, Rob Van Dam, PJ Black, Brian Cage, Nzo, Matt Sydal, Rich Swann, Chris Raaber, Alofa, Caprice Coleman, ......read more
It’s Sports Month at the One and Only Entertainment Destination Special activities and celebrations of the National Sports Day
1 February 2020, Doha, Qatar: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping and entertainment, announced a host of activities in celebration of Qatar National Sport Day this coming February.
Shoppers and visitors will enjoy a fun-packed month of sports and fitness activities with family and friends, with something for all ages and skills, both indoor and outdoors.
Festival City’s Outdoor track will witness running and cycling marathons for adults and children on both Fridays and Saturdays throughout the month from 8am to 12 noon and on Sports day. Visitors can also enjoy a ......read more
Qatar Pro Wrestling brings some of the world’s greatest wrestling legends to Doha on 21st February 2020 at Ali Bin Hamad Al Attiyah Arena
30 December 2019, Doha, Qatar: Qatar Pro Wrestling (QPW) announces the second edition of SUPERSLAM to be held at Ali Bin Hamad Al Attiyah Arena on 21st February 2020.
QPW is bringing wrestling sports fans across the Middle East and North Africa an exclusive show featuring wrestling superstars from the United States of America, France, South Africa, United Kingdom, Canada, Austria and Mexico are in the line-up. Fans will see live the wrestling legends Eric Bischoff, The Great Khali, Kevin Nash, Mark Henry, "Road Warrior" Animal together with World Wrestling Entertainment superstars Alberto del Rio, Rob Van Dam, PJ Black, Brian Cage, nZo, Matt Sydal, ......read more
Action-Packed Surroundings for the 24th Arabian Gulf Cup
Doha, Qatar – 9 December, 2019: Msheireb Properties, the national real estate developer and a subsidiary of Qatar Foundation, hosted a football Fanzone in Barahat Msheireb, the heart of their iconic development, Msheireb Downtown Doha.
The Fanzone had one of the largest projected screens in Doha, allowing visitors to watch the 24th Arabian Gulf Cup matches under the beautifully lit canopy of the largest outdoor covered square in the Middle East, Barahat Msheireb.
The Fanzone saw a huge number of supporters enthusiastically cheer on the Qatar National Team and follow the exciting events of the games.
Children had fun with the activities in the Kids’ Zone, as everyone relaxed in the comfortable ......read more
8 – 9 November 2019 at the Opera House, Katara Cultural Village
The notable West End Musical by Dana Alfardan and Nadim Naaman based on Khalil Gibran’s Poetic Novel is coming to its second home Qatar
19 October 2019, Doha, Qatar: Broken Wings, a West End Musical composed by Dana Al Fardan, a notable Qatari female musician, composer, songwriter and artist, will be in Qatar this November. Dana will be accompanied by West End star Nadim Naaman, also the co-writer of Broken Wings. The musical will be performed for two days from 8 – 9 November 2019 at Doha’s prestigious Opera House, located at Katara Cultural Village.
Broken Wings is the first Middle Easten to hit West End. It made its first debut in London in August 2018 to sold-out shows. It was followed by a stellar ......read more
Ashton Eaton, Stefan Holm and Mike Powell meet and greet sports fans
08 October 2019, Doha, Qatar--- Doha Festival City, Qatar's preferred and world-class destination for entertainment, and a National Supplier of the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019, welcomed famous world athletes, last weekend, during the wrap up event of the popular Mini Athletics Championship Competitions, creating a memorable experience for shoppers and visitors.
Meeting and greeting fans at Doha Festival City, two-time Olympic Champion, Ashton Eaton, as well as Gold and Silver Olympic Medal high jumper, Stefan Holm, and two-time track and field World Champion, Mike Powell, engaged with the competing children, encouraging and commending them for their performance.
Commenting on the Mini World Athletics at Doha Festival City, ......read more
Findings discussed during “Women in Cultural Leadership” forum at the Museum of Islamic Art
Doha, Qatar, October 9, 2019: UCL Qatar hosted a panel discussion titled “Women in Cultural Leadership” at the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) on 8 October 2019. The event brought together speakers from some of Qatar’s most iconic cultural institutions to discuss the significant impact women leaders have on the rapid development of the museum and cultural sector in Qatar. Participants included Sheikha Reem Al-Thani, Director of Exhibitions at Qatar Museums (QM), Shaikha Nasser Al-Nassr, Deputy Director of Curatorial Affairs at MIA, and Clemence Bergal, Head of Acquisitions and Collections at QM.
The theme of cultural leadership and the role women play within the sector has received increasing ......read more
The West End Musical, by Dana Alfardan and Nadim Naaman, is a tribute to the poetic writer, Khalil Gibran
17 September 2019, Doha, Qatar: Dana Al Fardan, critically acclaimed Qatari musician, composer, songwriter and symphonic artist, and Katara Cultural Village announced today in a press conference the Qatar debut of the West End musical, Broken Wings, co-written and composed by Dana and West End’s very own star Nadim Naaman.
Based on Khalil Gibran’s masterpiece, Broken Wings will be played for three days from 7 – 9 November 2019 at the Opera House at Katara Cultural Village, with Matinees and Soiree performances.
Broken Wings was first performed in London in August 2018 at Theatre Royal Haymarket to sold out shows. The musical was also recently performed in Lebanon in July, in ......read more
Doha, Qatar - August 3rd 2019: W Doha Hotel & Residences, a luxury lifestyle hotel in Qatar, hosted an exclusive art exhibition titled 'Perfect Duet' by Qatar's talented and key artist, Ahmed Al-Jufairi alongside his mother, artist Hanady Al-Othman, at the ART29 gallery. The 'Perfect Duet' showcases the nexus of mother and son, cultures and histories, India and ......read more
The renowned composer’s Broken Wings, based on a Kahlil Gibran novel debuts in the region
24 July 2019 – Doha, Qatar: Dana Al Fardan, critically acclaimed Qatari musician, composer, songwriter and symphonic artist, co-wrote the musical, Broken Wings, based on the novel by Kahlil Gibran, with Nadim Naaman. The musical will now debut in the region as part of the 35th ......read more
26 May 2019, Doha, Qatar: The Edge Picture Company, the award-winning film production company, hosted iftar last week for its stakeholders at the St. Regis Hotel, which was attended by the company’s team members from the Doha and London offices, clients, media, and business sector representatives.
During the event, The Edge team emphasised its commitment to supporting the ......read more
Doha -20 May 2019: Doha Festival City, Qatar’s unique, world-class shopping, entertainment and dining destination, was abuzz with activity, last Thursday, as thousands of excited children gathered with their families to celebrate Garangao. This local tradition brings families and children together to celebrate reaching mid-Ramadan and reward the little ones for their ......read more
Say Hello to Pure Protection with 100% Pampers Dryness and 0% Compromise
May 07, 2019: Some parents are looking for product options with plant-based ingredients and don’t want to sacrifice performance. A tried & true and most importantly trusted brand by parents for decades, Pampers just released a new line of diapers that are crafted with Premium cotton, ......read more
JUNIVERSE™ is the world’s first city in space offering an engaging and dynamic learning experience to inspire, educate and entertain children
Doha, Qatar, 30 April 2019- Msheireb Downtown Doha, the smartest and most sustainable fully-built city district in the world and Qatar’s destination for leisure, living and business, will be home of JuniverseTM, an innovative theme park ......read more
Crowned Production Company of The Year Worldwide for the 13th Year Running
With offices in London and Doha, the world’s #1 film production company continues to dominate the market with record breaking global awards as it continues its international expansion
13 April 2019 - Doha, Qatar: The British award-winning film production company, which makes Doha home for ......read more
Arab Reading Challenge saw a whopping 500,000 students, 6,200 supervisors and 2,800 schools compete in Palestine.
The nation-wide competition selected Omar Al Ma’aita from the top 13 contestants in 10 final spots.
The winning student will represent Palestine in the semi-finals in Dubai.
Qatar, April 04, 2019: Omar Salem Al Ma’aita was declared ......read more
Doha, 26 March 2019 : UCL Qatar Masters students on the Museum and Gallery Programme have partnered with Qatar Art Center to curate an exhibition exploring the process of making art. The exhibition will open on 26 March and will run until 25 April 2019.
Since its creation in the 1990s by His Excellency Sheikh Hassan bin Mohammed Al-Thani, the Qatar Art Center is hosting its ......read more
Doha, Qatar, March 20, 2019: The Ritz-Carlton, Doha is pleased to announce that it will be featuring the first Unknown Concert in Qatar, which will feature a lineup of twelve to sixteen local DJs and two bands on three stages at one venue. .
The event will be spread across three different stages at three unique locations on The Ritz-Carlton, Doha property on Friday March 29, ......read more
Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani, Emir of The State of Qatar
Sports and Culture, a closing cultural discussion that showcased Qatar’s efforts in bringing communities together through sports, in parallel with the spectacular local preparations to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
The close harmony between sports and culture was the most striking ......read more
Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani, Emir of The State of Qatar
Doha, Qatar, March 3, 2019: Landed earlier this year at the Institut du monde arabe (IMA) in Paris, “The Majlis – Cultures in Dialogue”, a traveling cross-cultural exhibition organised at the initiative of the Sheikh Faisal bin Qassim Al-Thani Museum – that features a ......read more
Doha- February 23, 2019: Zero Latency, the pioneer and global leader in warehouse scale, free-roam, multiplayer virtual reality gaming, is opening a new venue on February 20, 2019 in Tawar Mall, Doha. With more than 350,000 visitors globally, Zero Latency is bringing the next generation of virtual reality entertainment to the Middle East, with the region’s first launching in ......read more
Doha, Qatar, 17 February 2019: Stemming from its belief that a healthy mind lies in a healthy body, as well as from its keenness on spreading the culture of sports among the various segments of society, Al Meera Consumer Goods Company celebrated Qatar’s 8th National Sport Day (NSD) by supporting various competitions and events held at the Katara Cultural Village.
Al Meera’s ......read more
Doha, February 14 , 2019 – Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) P.Q.S.C., Qatar’s next generation bank, with the aim of promoting health and wellness among the local community, celebrated the eighth Qatar National Sport Day by organizing a Ping Pong event that was held on 11th and 12th of February, at the Doha Festival City, and also launched on the same occasion an ......read more
Under the patronage of his Highness Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani, Emir of The State of Qatar
Doha, Qatar, January 21, 2019: Following its successful voyage to the Grandmaster's Palace in Valetta, Malta and to UNESCO Headquarters in Paris, “The Majlis – Cultures in Dialogue”, a traveling cross-cultural exhibition that features a collection of the Sheikh ......read more
Aiming to nurture entrepreneurial spirits among Qatari Youths
Doha, Qatar, January 7, 2019: Qatar Development Bank (QDB) launched the 7th edition of Al-Fikra 2019 National Business Competition.
Al-Fikra is a national business competition that aims to support entrepreneurship development in Qatar through identifying the top business ideas submitted by Qatari leaders who have the ......read more
An initiative by the Sheikh Faisal Bin Qassim Museum to enhance the role of museums in cultural dialogue and knowledge sharing
Doha, Qatar, December 26, 2018: In the midst of its educational activities at UNESCO Paris headquarters, The Majlis- Cultures In Dialogue exhibition, An initiative by the Sheikh Faisal Bin Qassim Museum to enhance the role of museums in cultural dialogue and ......read more
Under the patronage of his Highness Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani, Emir of The State of Qatar, and Her Excellency Ms. Audrey Azoulay, Director-General of UNESCO
A travelling cross-cultural touring exhibition featuring a unique assembly of global artefacts
Doha, Qatar, December 01, 2018: Following its highly successful showcase at the Grandmaster’s Palace in Valletta, ......read more
Under the patronage of his Highness Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani, Emir of The State of Qatar, and her Excellency Mme. Audrey Azoulay, Director-General of UNESCO
A travelling cross-cultural exhibition featuring a unique collection of the Sheikh Faisal bin Qassim Al-Thani Museum
Doha, Qatar, November 22, 2018: Building on the outstanding public response at the recently held ......read more
Contribution to Qatar’s Education and Research Landscape Recognised by London Panel
Qatar, November 19, 2018: Students from UCL Qatar have won top awards for their submissions to the global UCL ‘ChangeMakers’ scheme. The recognition has come for projects that are improving the academic and education landscape in Qatar.
The ChageMakers evaluation team in the UK ......read more
Renowned singer “Noor El-Zein” gives electrifying performance at the Orient Pearl Restaurant
Doha, Qatar, 05 November 2018: AURA Hospitality & Food Services has once again rubber- stamped its position as the leading player in hospitality, entertainment sectors in Qatar by organizing two musical extravaganzas last weekend.
Enjoying the ......read more
Doha, Qatar – October 17, 2018: It may not be surprising to learn that many in the Middle East are putting their newspapers down and picking their mobile phones up a lot more often; however, the social media platforms rising to prominence in the Arab Region have changed in some surprising ways.
Findings come from a five-year retrospective of Northwestern University in ......read more
August 26, 2018: To celebrate the lifting of Saudi Arabia’s ban on women driving, Aseel Al-Hamad, the first female board member of the Saudi Arabian Motor Federation, drove Renault Sport’s 2012 Formula One car around the 2018 French Grand Prix track and became the first Saudi woman to drive a Formula One car.
On this month’s episode of The Circuit, host ......read more
Doha, Qatar – June, 27 2018: Barwa Bank, Qatar’s most progressive Shari’ah compliant financial service provider, announced the names of winners of its Ramadan quiz held during the Holy Month. The draw was held on June 25, 2018, at the Bank’s headquarters and 30 winners took home a cash prize of QAR 1,000 each: Sinan Kamal, Hind Al Murry, Asmaa Ahmad ......read more