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Doha – April 18 2021:   Al Meera Consumer Goods Company (Q.P.S.C.) and Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) have together launched the Ramadan Crescent Festival, a charity initiative to support families in need.Through the festival, participating brands will donate a part of their total sales on behalf of the customer. The in... ... Read more
Admitted first-year class represents 90 schools from 43 countriesQatar - April 17, 2021:   Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar (CMU-Q), a Qatar Foundation partner university, welcomed the Class of 2025 with Marhaba Tartans, a day of online sessions to introduce new students to the university. The students in the admitted class come from 9... ... Read more
OMEGA Counts Down to the Olympic Games with The Seamaster Diver 300M Tokyo 2020 . United Arab Emirates -  April 15, 2021:   It may be a little later than planned, but the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 is finally on its way. Today marks 100 days until the iconic sporting event begins in Japan, and while the athletes make their final p... ... Read more
April 15, 2021:    Ralph Lauren today unveiled the Team USA Closing Ceremony Parade Uniforms and apparel collection for the 2020 U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Teams. For these Games, Ralph Lauren worked to use more sustainable materials and manufacturing practices across the Team USA collection. The Company has developed and invested in gro... ... Read more
Introducing seasonal styles and must-have pieces from Pandora..  .   . Celebrate the month of Ramadan with a beautiful gift of hand-finished jewellery made from Pandora’s selection of high-quality metals – Sterling Silver and Pandora Shine. Whether you opt to dress glamorously or minimal this Ramadan, choose from an array... ... Read more
A new video sends a message of hope and positivity. April 14, 2021:   Mouawad has released a video in celebration of the Holy Month of Ramadan. Featuring a majestic falcon, the video takes us on a journey from the desert sands through the evening cityscape to the night sky above. The falcon is emblematic both of the heritage of the region... ... Read more
Completing its Series A investment round, the fastest-growing company in Qatar has raised funds from multiple investors, as well as from strategic partner, Qatar Development BankFunds will be utilized to support Snoonu expand its operations across the region. 13, April 2021 – Doha, Qatar:  Doha-based e-commerce startup, Snoonu has r... ... Read more
The QIB Mobile App and Corporate Internet Banking portal continue to offer the fastest, safest and most convenient ways to manage Individual & Corporate customers’ banking needs safely & remotelyDoha, Qatar – 13, April 2021: On the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan, QIB wishes everyone a blessed month, and announces the... ... Read more
Throughout the holy month of Ramadan, Qatar’s favourite shopping destination, Doha Festival City offers visitors a glimpse into Ramadan traditions from around the world, shedding light on different cultures through a series of interactive installations.Doha, Qatar – 13, April 2021:  Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only... ... Read more
10 innovative startups specializing in the sportstech industry from 8 countries will be accelerated as part of QST’s award-winning Accelerator ProgramFinalists include 2 startups selected from QST’s EntelaQ Pre-Accelerator Program, the hub’s newest program that aims to develop the sports and entrepreneurial ecosystem in Qatar and ... ... Read more
• Treat yourself everyday this Ramadan with LOOTAH Perfumes’ limited edition Ramadan Box containing scents for every moment in the holy month-  for AED 1000 • To celebrate the season of giving, receive the Ramadan Box worth AED 1000 as a gift from LOOTAH when spending AED 1800 at their stores or online at www.lootahperfume... ... Read more
April 12, 2021: As a warm tribute to traditions, Tanagra has entered into the spirit of the season by offering special pieces . perfect for Ramadan. For those who cherish special gatherings and occasions with sparkle and style, look no further than Tanagra for the finest craftsmanship . and wonderful gifts. Including L’objet and Lal... ... Read more
• “If there is one thing that education teaches us, it is that there is always something new to learn in light of the constant change we experience.” Brianna Gray, ACS International Schools.• “For me, innovation meant to bring a lifestyle that didn’t exist in Qatar.” Ghanim Al Sulaiti, Qatar-based entrepreneu... ... Read more
• “If there is one thing that education teaches us, it is that there is always something new to learn in light of the constant change we experience.” Brianna Gray, ACS International Schools.• “For me, innovation meant to bring a lifestyle that didn’t exist in Qatar.” Ghanim Al Sulaiti, Qatar-based entrepreneu... ... Read more
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ROBERTO’S DUBAI LIFESTYLE BRAND TO EXPAND IN DOHA AND MUSCAT. SKELMORE HOSPITALITY PARTNERS DUBAI JOINS FORCES WITH ALFARDAN HOSPITALITY, A SUBSIDIARY OF ALFARDAN GROUP TO EXPAND ITS LIFESTYLE BRAND ROBERTO’S WITH TWO NEW VENUES IN DOHA, QATAR AND MUSCAT, OMAN Qatar -  April 19, 2021:   Skelmore Hospitality Partners announces a newly formed partnership with Alfardan Hospitality, a subsidiary to Alfardan Group, to open two branded Roberto’s venues in Qatar and Oman. The two outlets will be situated within The St. Regis Marsa Arabia Island, The Pearl in Doha, Qatar and at The St. Regis Al Mouj Muscat in the Sultanate of Oman. Roberto’s expansion a ......read more

April 19, 2021:   Throughout the year, Max Factor is dedicated to providing everyday beauty solutions to enhance and boost every woman’s appearance and confidence in herself and aims to empower women to create their own stories on a daily basis.  To help you glow this Eid, Max Factor has launched the Facefinity Highlighters and bronzers paired with the Facefinity 3in1 Foundation – a combination that is sure to provide the ultimate full coverage duo.  Whether it is an impact you are after, or a simple enhancement, that duo will make an impression any time and at any occasion especially this Eid.   Inspired by this holy month of Ramadan, Max Factor cre ......read more

Doha – April 18 2021:   Al Meera Consumer Goods Company (Q.P.S.C.) and Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) have together launched the Ramadan Crescent Festival, a charity initiative to support families in need. Through the festival, participating brands will donate a part of their total sales on behalf of the customer. The initiative allows customers to shop and donate, at the same time, in the spirit of giving during the holy month of Ramadan.  The participating brands that are contributing towards this initiative span local and international brands across an array of products from consumables to household items. The brands are Siniora, Sadia, Seara, Mazzr ......read more

April 18, 2021:  During the holy month of Ramadan, many positive acts of devotion and kindness are encouraged.   With so much happening in the world, Faces wants to take the opportunity this year to take a moment, reflect, and refocus on what really matters, family, kindness, and community.   For 30 days, Faces Beauty Stores will launch a limited-edition Ramadan Beauty Calendar. 30 days, 30 doors. Behind each door, there will be a beauty product and a kindness message as a daily reminder. The calendar will be available in stores and online on FACES.COM. Now with same day delivery for orders placed before 1PM!    FACES, the house to your favorite bra ......read more

Admitted first-year class represents 90 schools from 43 countries Qatar - April 17, 2021:   Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar (CMU-Q), a Qatar Foundation partner university, welcomed the Class of 2025 with Marhaba Tartans, a day of online sessions to introduce new students to the university. The students in the admitted class come from 90 high schools in 43 countries. Michael Trick, dean of CMU-Q, welcomed the new students: “I want to commend each and every member of the Class of 2025. This was our most competitive year for applications in CMU-Q history. Each of you has worked hard, shown us that you are curious, driven and creative, and earned a spot in this new clas ......read more

OMEGA Counts Down to the Olympic Games with The Seamaster Diver 300M Tokyo 2020  United Arab Emirates -  April 15, 2021:   It may be a little later than planned, but the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 is finally on its way. Today marks 100 days until the iconic sporting event begins in Japan, and while the athletes make their final preparations, the Official Timekeeper is unveiling a very special timepiece in tribute to the occasion. The OMEGA Seamaster Diver 300M Tokyo 2020 delivers a unique colour scheme inspired by the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games emblem, along with the very best in watchmaking technology. The 42 mm case is crafted in stainless steel and is mounted wi ......read more

April 15, 2021:    Ralph Lauren today unveiled the Team USA Closing Ceremony Parade Uniforms and apparel collection for the 2020 U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Teams. For these Games, Ralph Lauren worked to use more sustainable materials and manufacturing practices across the Team USA collection. The Company has developed and invested in ground-breaking innovations in sustainable materials and manufacturing technologies that will debut with this collection and will have global, industry changing implications. “Following a year marked by isolation and strife, this summer’s Games are a true testament to the resiliency of the human spirit and the universal power of sport t ......read more

Doha, Qatar – 15, April 2021:  Qatar Islamic Bank (QIB) has announced further enhancements to its Absher Rewards Program, adding global and regional favorite Fashion and Entertainment brands to the program’s extensive list of redemption partners. With this new upgrade, QIB customers can also use their Absher points to get e-vouchers valid as payment methods at all Go Sport, Virgin Megastore, Joyalukkas, Toys R Us and VOX Cinemas outlets in Qatar. The redemption process only takes a few clicks, and can be done easily, 24/7 and from anywhere via the QIB Mobile App or the dedicated Absher web portal (absher.qib.com.qa). After logging in, customers can tap on “r ......read more

Introducing seasonal styles and must-have pieces from Pandora.      Celebrate the month of Ramadan with a beautiful gift of hand-finished jewellery made from Pandora’s selection of high-quality metals – Sterling Silver and Pandora Shine. Whether you opt to dress glamorously or minimal this Ramadan, choose from an array of elegant designs and pieces. Ideal for both wearing or gifting to that special someone during The Holy Month, Pandora offers a selection of star and crescent moon designed pieces to charms that represent meaningful family bonds.   #SomethingAboutYou   ...read more

A new video sends a message of hope and positivity April 14, 2021:   Mouawad has released a video in celebration of the Holy Month of Ramadan. Featuring a majestic falcon, the video takes us on a journey from the desert sands through the evening cityscape to the night sky above. The falcon is emblematic both of the heritage of the region and the Mouawad family seal. Engraving a seal on a stone is a tradition that began thousands of years ago, during the time of the Sumerians. Every creation of Mouawad jewellery perpetuates this tradition by bearing a signature – the maker’s mark. Often this is the Mouawad family seal, with its highly symbolic emblems of a falcon ......read more

Completing its Series A investment round, the fastest-growing company in Qatar has raised funds from multiple investors, as well as from strategic partner, Qatar Development Bank Funds will be utilized to support Snoonu expand its operations across the region 13, April 2021 – Doha, Qatar:  Doha-based e-commerce startup, Snoonu has raised $5 million in a Series A investment round led by its strategic partner, Qatar Development Bank (QDB) along with the participation from multiple investors. This investment is one of the largest Series A funding rounds closed by a Qatari startup and will enable Snoonu to rapidly expand its operations across the region. In line with S ......read more

The QIB Mobile App and Corporate Internet Banking portal continue to offer the fastest, safest and most convenient ways to manage Individual & Corporate customers’ banking needs safely & remotely Doha, Qatar – 13, April 2021: On the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan, QIB wishes everyone a blessed month, and announces the working hours through for its operating branches. For the safety of both customers and employees, and in line with the recently-announced measures to limit the spread of COVID-19 in Qatar, QIB encourages customers to avoid crowded spaces and to continue using the Bank’s digital channels to fulfill their banking needs remotely, 24/7 an ......read more

Throughout the holy month of Ramadan, Qatar’s favourite shopping destination, Doha Festival City offers visitors a glimpse into Ramadan traditions from around the world, shedding light on different cultures through a series of interactive installations. Doha, Qatar – 13, April 2021:  Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment, is celebrating Ramadan with special cultural interactive activities designed to take visitors on a journey across the globe, spanning a variety of cultures and traditions, in observing the customs of Ramadan across the world. Throughout the month of Ramadan, visitors of the mall can enjoy a sp ......read more

Mondrian Doha invites Qatar residents to enjoy the holy month of Ramadan in the comfort of their homes with special takeaway and delivery options, carefully crafted by the hotel’s world-acclaimed chefs.  Mondrian’s Executive Chef, Timur Fazilov and Walima Head Chef, Sezar star in QNTC’s Chefs of Qatar Virtual Food Festival, offering exclusive menus available for delivery through Talabat  13 April 2020, Doha, Qatar – Mondrian Doha, managed by leading international lifestyle hospitality group, sbe, is pleased to announce a host of exciting culinary delights to mark the holy month of Ramadan, offering the Qatar community the opportunity to revel in ......read more

10 innovative startups specializing in the sportstech industry from 8 countries will be accelerated as part of QST’s award-winning Accelerator Program Finalists include 2 startups selected from QST’s EntelaQ Pre-Accelerator Program, the hub’s newest program that aims to develop the sports and entrepreneurial ecosystem in Qatar and prepare entrepreneurs for the Accelerator Program, by helping them build their idea and gain traction Doha, 12 April 2021: Qatar SportsTech (QST), a leading startup accelerator and hub for pioneering sportstech companies, has announced the launch of the fourth cohort of its highly acclaimed Accelerator Program. Qatar SportsTech is founded ......read more

• Treat yourself everyday this Ramadan with LOOTAH Perfumes’ limited edition Ramadan Box containing scents for every moment in the holy month-  for AED 1000  • To celebrate the season of giving, receive the Ramadan Box worth AED 1000 as a gift from LOOTAH when spending AED 1800 at their stores or online at www.lootahperfumes.com.  • Explore your local LOOTAH Perfumes store and take a selfie with the Ramadan Box- From May 1st to May 10th, you might just get to go home with the Ramadan Box and make your selfie smile last all season!    April 12, 2021: The holy month of Ramadan is right around the corner; and LOOTAH perfumes is capturing ......read more

April 12, 2021: As a warm tribute to traditions, Tanagra has entered into the spirit of the season by offering special pieces  perfect for Ramadan. For those who cherish special gatherings and occasions with sparkle and style, look no further than Tanagra for the finest craftsmanship  and wonderful gifts. Including L’objet and Lalique bowls, Jay Strongwater candles, Christofle cutlery and glassware, Vido luxury games, Agraria diffusers and more.    Now available at Tanagra, AYA The Art of Living is a design house which creates one of a kind contemporary products and furniture pieces that emerge from the essence of creativity. It features designs fostering form ......read more

As part of its ongoing commitment to giving back to the community, Doha Festival City donated essential food supplies to workers in the industrial area and other locations and to families in need ahead of the Holy Month of Ramadan Doha, Qatar – 12 April 2021: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining and entertainment, is pleased to announce its partnership with Qatar Charity in a joint initiative dedicated for the holy month of Ramadan. As part of the ongoing #Festival Cares intuitive, Doha Festival City donated 1,000 boxes with essential Ramadan food supplies distributed to the workers throughout the Industrial Area and other locations, and t ......read more

• “If there is one thing that education teaches us, it is that there is always something new to learn in light of the constant change we experience.” Brianna Gray, ACS International Schools. • “For me, innovation meant to bring a lifestyle that didn’t exist in Qatar.” Ghanim Al Sulaiti, Qatar-based entrepreneur and sustainability advocate. • “…we must be true to what we’re passionate about because that’s what inspires us the most to drive change.” Tamsin Greulich-Smith, Singapore-based transformation specialist.     Doha, Qatar – April 11, 2021:  Leading innovators from the worlds ......read more

Launched on March 8th, the exclusive month-long raffle draw hosted by Doha Festival City in partnership with QNTC, has concluded with the announcement of 22 Winners on April 9th Doha, Qatar – 11 April 2021:  Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining and entertainment, wraps up its one-of-a-kind “Spend & Win” Raffle Draw in partnership with Qatar National Tourism Council (QNTC), and sponsored by luxury automobile company, Universal Motors - Lotus. The finale of the raffle draw, held 100% via a digital platform and managed by QNTC, was announced on April 9th where winners were revealed online, and broadcasted live on Doha Fes ......read more

Doha, Qatar –10 April 2021:  Dukhan Bank announced the names of the most recent round of draw winners for Thara’a, its Shariah compliant savings account, at the Bank’s headquarters.  As the draw results showed, the bank clients Shaikha Al-Mass and Abdulla Al-Kaabi each won a cash prize of 50,000 Qatari Riyals. Also, a cash prize worth 25,000 Qatari Riyals was awarded to Haya Alkuwari and Reda Mostafa. The draw was conducted under the supervision of a representative of the qualitative license and market control department at the Ministry of Commerce and Industry. On a monthly basis, there are 42 winners per draw for the cash prize of 5,000 Qatari Riyal ......read more

April 10, 2021:   Chic, opulent and memorable - that’s what makes a unique gift. Presenting Police ladies collection- an ensemble of the sophisticated Agra watch, the exquisite and enchanting Roman necklace and bracelet. Crafted to true perfection and a spelling design, the collection embodies all elements Uniquely You. Be it work, casual meetups or just winding off, the all-new collection accentuates all that’s sui generis in you. Nothing comes close to a gift that’s a true reflection of all elements that are Uniquely You. Mother’s Day, Women’s Day or just about any other day of the year, the Police ladies collection is the quintessential gift to cele ......read more

April 08, 2021:  CH Carolina Herrera presents an exclusive Ramadan collection including bags, accessories, and shoes. The collection is characterized by limited edition versions of the brands most iconic pieces, reinterpreted to embody the spirit of the region while remaining true to the character and elegance of the CH woman.  Iconic bags such as Insignia Rings and Matryoshka Locked are reintroduced in exclusive textures and colors, offering subtle luxury with gold hints and accents, all handcrafted in the brand’s leather Atelier in Spain. These unique pieces translate elegance beyond ostentation, becoming something intimate that begins with a detailed process, fro ......read more

GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS AND RIPLEY’S BELIEVE IT OR NOT! COLLABORATE TO UPDATE TITLE AND NEW DISPLAY FOR LONGEST FINGERNAILS    April 07, 2021: Guinness World Records (GWR), in collaboration with Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, unveils new measurements for the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title for the longest fingernails on a pair of hands (female) at 733.55 cm (24 ft 0.7 in), held by Ayanna Williams (USA).  After cultivating them for nearly 3 decades, the Texas- native and record-holder cut her iconic nails to embark on a new chapter in her life.  The global authority in record-breaking achievements partnered with Ripley’s Believe it or Not! ......read more

Doha, Qatar – 7 April 2021:  International credit rating agency Capital Intelligence (CI) has affirmed the Long-Term Foreign Currency and Short-Term Foreign Currency ratings of Qatar Islamic Bank (QIB) at ‘A+’ and ‘A1’ respectively, with a stable outlook. CI’s Credit Rating Report reaffirmed that QIB continues to enjoy a strong franchise and market position as the largest Islamic bank in Qatar, with good liquidity and funding profile. The report also stated that QIB continues to have robust capitalization in a well-capitalized Qatari banking system, in addition to having solid and stable asset quality with strong loss absorption capacity, and stron ......read more

Doha -  April 07, 2021:  The online shopping platform “Turkish Souq” was launched in Turkish capital Ankara today with a new universal look and feel in the context of efforts of enhancing trade cooperation between Ankara and Doha.   The event was attended by Chairman and Managing Director of Qatar Post Mr. Faleh al-Naemi, who represented the Ministry of Transport and Communications (MOTC) of Qatar, Turkish Minister of Transport and Infrastructure HE Mr. Adil Karaismailoğlu, Turkey Post PTT (Posta ve Telgraf Teşkilatı) Corporation Director-General Mr. Hakan Gülten.   During the trial launch, several online purchases were made through the ......read more

Past meets 2021. Rado’s iconic Captain Cook is unveiled for the first time in the Master of Materials’ preferred material: High-Tech Ceramic. United Arab Emirates -  April 06, 2021:   a year of hope and reinvention is the time chosen to reveal a timepiece without precedent, and that is here to revolutionise. The Captain Cook High-Tech Ceramic is the culmination of many years of research and development together with the history and tradition of the Rado Captain Cook. The further development of the Captain Cook collection in high-tech ceramic is Rado’s DNA in its purest form. It features some of the brand’s most stellar achievements such as Rado&rs ......read more

Doha, Qatar – 06 April 2021: Dukhan Bank, Qatar's leading banking player, has recently launched its personal finance campaign that offers the customers a cash reward of up to QAR 20,000 upon application. The offer will run until 17th May 2021. New and existing customers can apply for Dukhan Bank’s Personal Finance offering that has an application process and on the best competitive profit rate. To avail the cash reward, the minimum finance amount to be QAR 200,000. Cash reward to be credited on customer’s credit card. Commenting on the campaign, Dukhan Bank stated: “We are continuously seeking ways to expand our service offerings to our customers. ......read more

Doha Festival City retailers share in the Ramadan’s celebrations offering a number of exclusive deals to shoppers  Doha, Qatar – 6 April 2021:  Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment, is celebrating Ramadan with exclusive offers across a broad range of its retailers, highlighting new Ramadan collections, and most recent products launches. Shoppers, fashion enthusiasts and home fashion aficionados can enjoy a number of offers from their favourite shopping destination. Hera, famous for its prestigious line of stunning evening gowns and collaborations with top international designers, will delight ladies looki ......read more

Huawei reaffirms commitment to creating greater value for customers and society in the face of adversity April 05, 2021:   Huawei released its 2020 Annual Report today. Growth slowed, but the company's business performance was largely in line with forecast. Huawei's sales revenue in 2020 rounded off at approximately US$136.7 billion, up 3.8% year-on-year, and its net profit reached US$9.9 billion, up 3.2% year-on-year. Despite operational difficulties brought about by US sanctions in 2019 and 2020, Huawei has and will continue to invite KPMG to independently and objectively audit our financial statements. The document produced by KPMG is a standard unqualified ......read more

Doha, Qatar – 5 April 2021:  Qatar Islamic Bank (QIB) announced further enhancements to its comprehensive Absher Rewards Program, adding leading transportation and food delivery service provider in Qatar to its extensive network of Absher points’ redemption partners. With the new updates, QIB customers can now exchange their Absher points against e-vouchers  as payment methods when using the Uber, Careem and Talabat applications in Qatar. The redemption process only takes a few clicks, and can be done easily, and at anytime from anywhere via the QIB Mobile App or the dedicated Absher web portal (absher.qib.com.qa). After logging in, customers can tap on “r ......read more

Zulal Wellness Resort and Chiva-Som, a market-leading wellness brand in Thailand, share best practices, reiterating the impact of sleep on health and wellbeing, and an important aspect of holistic wellness    Doha, Qatar – 5 April 2021:  Zulal Wellness Resort by Chiva-Som, Qatar’s largest wellness resort, and the world’s first to blend Traditional Arabic and Islamic Medicine (TAIM) with a holistic approach, raises awareness on the importance of sleep for people in today’s fast-paced lifestyle.    Sleep is an integral part of holistic wellness and is crucial for the body to function properly. It provides the muscles and organs ......read more

Doha, Qatar 05 April 2021:  Namaa Doha Real Estate has broken ground at 49 high-end villas projects in Giardino Village – The Pearl. With construction progressing at a steady pace, completion for the project is scheduled for Q3 2022. The project offers promising investment opportunities at 49 standalone villas. Each villa comprises of two levels, a basement, and a penthouse in addition to a private pool and parking spaces.  Abdulaziz Muhammed Hamad Al Mana, Namaa Doha Real Estate CEO commented on the launch of the project, stating: “We are proud to announce Namaa Doha Real Estate’s first foray into real estate with the flagship development of high-en ......read more

April 04, 2021:   This Ramadan, Feelunique Middle East has got you covered! From daily offers to special discounts and value sets, you will find the perfect selection of products to pamper yourself and surprise your loved ones. Follow @feeluniqueme on Instagram and download the mobile app from the App store or Google Play store to stay updated on the daily promotions and offers.  Enjoy shopping from a wide range of makeup brands such as HUDA BEAUTY, GIVENCHY, NARS, NATASHA DENONA, ANASTASIA BEVERLY HILLS, and many more. Feelunique also offers a large selection of skincare brands like THE ORDINARY, DERMALOGICA, EUCERIN, CAUDALIE and more.  Feelunique Middle East ......read more

April 04, 2021:   TUMI, the leading international travel and lifestyle brand, today unveils its new collection designed and developed in partnership with luxury supercar maker and Formula 1 team, McLaren.    McLaren's designers, engineers, and racers travel thousands of miles around the world each year in pursuit of perfection. Just as each driver relies on their car to get them across the finish line, the team depends on their luggage and travel necessities to get them to their destination. That inspiration manifests in the superior made-to-last quality of the collection.     For over 45 years, TUMI has built a reputation for innovation, function ......read more

Doha-Qatar –04 April 2021:  Al Meera Consumer Goods Company (Q.P.S.C.) has inaugurated its latest branch Jeryan Junaihat in the presence of Mr. Meshal Al Nuaimi, Central Municipal Council member. The new store opening is in line with the retail giant’s ambitious expansion plans to be present in every neighbourhood in the country, bringing its total number of branches to 59, as the largest retail chain in Qatar.  On occasion of the opening, Al Meera is offering Meera rewards members double points on all purchases from the branch during the first week until 7th April. The branch is located in Qatar’s Jeryan neighbourhood and will supply goods and services to ......read more

Doha, Qatar – 3 April 2021:  Qatar Islamic Bank (QIB) has announced the launch of a new and limited offer for new and existing Misk savings account holders, allowing them to get bonus Absher Rewards Points on an exclusive basis. Running from now until 31 May 2021, all new Misk account holders with a minimum balance of QAR 50,000, or existing Misk account holders who increase their balance by minimum QAR 50,000 will earn 5,000 Absher Rewards Points for each QAR 50,000 in their accounts. All new and existing Misk savings account holders are eligible to benefit from the offer with the only condition of maintaining their new or incremental saving balance for at least 2 two complete ......read more

Doha, Qatar – 03 April 2021:  Dukhan Bank, Qatar's leading banking player has announced the launch of its latest campaign on home financing.  New and existing customers can now benefit from the bank’s attractive home financing offer, which gives 50% off on the home finance profit rate for the first two years. Qualified applicants can avail the offer from 31st March to 30th June 2021.   Commenting on the campaign, Dukhan Bank stated: “With the attractive terms of the home finance campaign, we are offering, affordable and customer-friendly financial solution for those who are aspiring to buy their dream home. Dukhan Bank is fully committed to provid ......read more

Doha-Qatar – 3 April 2021: Qatar Postal Services Company (Qatar Post)  has signed a licence agreement with FIFA, the international governing body of football, to be the provider of Qatar stamp issues for the FIFA World Cup 2022™ in Qatar.  Under the licence agreement Qatar Post will issue a programme of eleven stamp issues during 2021 to 2022, starting with the launch of the first stamp featuring the Official Emblem of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ on 1 April 2021.  The stamps are designed to celebrate each stage of the preparation leading up to the FIFA World Cup™ in 2022, in addition to recognising the rich history of football in Qatar. ......read more

United Arab Emirates -  April 03, 2021:  To reflect the fact that every woman is unique, Parmigiani Fleurier presents a sumptuous new Tonda line, available in different versions to fulfil every desire. The manufacture's watchmakers have struck a delicate balance between technical accomplishment and the finest jeweller's art. Refined yet understated, the new Tonda Métropolitaine rose gold rainbow Opal embodies every aspiration of the modern woman, making each moment of the day unique. Reflecting today's multicultural and multifaceted society, this new line of timepieces, with its variety of dials, functions and diameters, is an ode to diversity and features luxur ......read more

The brand recently partnered with the American University in Dubai to raise environmental awareness and encourage students to lower their footprints through the acclaimed Eco-Packing Design Challenge April 01, 2021:   Samsung Gulf Electronics has reaffirmed its vision for the future by bringing sustainability to its next-generation TV range, fusing innovation with creative solutions that support consumers and the brand to help safeguard the environment. In line with its aspirations to ‘Going Green’, enable progress, and create a better tomorrow for all, Samsung introduced Eco-packaging that promotes a sustainable end-to-end product lifecycle. The concept came to life ......read more

• Drivers from the United Arab Emirates and Qatar announced as winners. • Five hundred participants from nine countries across the globe took part in the challenge. • UD Trucks Extra Mile Challenge aims to promote the safest and most fuel-efficient of drivers.   United Arab Emirates -  March 31, 2021:   UD Trucks has announced that two drivers from the United Arab Emirates and Qatar are among the ten winners of the Truck brand’s global 2020 Extra Mile Challenge. The winners of the individual market driving competitions were celebrated in a virtual ceremony to honour and officially crown the Ultimate Drivers.   The UD Extra Mile ......read more

22 FinTechs selected to take part in Wave 2 of the Incubator and Accelerator Programs to run from March until June 2021 The Qatar FinTech Hub programs are backed by Qatar’s financial ecosystem and developed by Qatar Development Bank in collaboration with a host of partners and stakeholders Doha, Qatar – 31 March 2021:  Qatar FinTech Hub (QFTH), co-founded by Qatar Development Bank (QDB) and established to support the growth of the FinTech industry in Qatar, has announced the final list of successful FinTechs to join Wave 2 of its Incubator and Accelerator Programs. Both Programs started on 24 March and will run until June 2021. QFTH received more than 500 appli ......read more

Broadcasting the first episode on 31st March, “Festival Eats” TV will focus on the Mall’s diverse and extensive collection of food and beverage outlets, showcasing the variety of choices and global offering available, with over 100 F&B outlets, all under the one roof at Doha Festival City Doha, Qatar –  March 31, 2021:   Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining and entertainment, has announced the launch of the first-of-its-kind “Festival Eats” TV, shedding light on the range of global dining offers available exclusively at the Mall. The new “Festival Eats” series will feature a host of r ......read more

Doha-Qatar – 30, March 2021: Seib Insurance and Reinsurance Company has announced the winners of the prestigious Seib Al Massiya Golf Tournament that was held on the 19th of March 2021 at the Education City Golf Club.  The Seib Al Massiya Golf Tournament, organized at the Education City Golf Club, gathered the club’s members and golfers from around Doha in an engaging tournament to learn about Seib Insurance & Reinsurance’s advanced healthcare coverage plan – Massiya.  The prestigious coverage plan, Massiya, brings to the forefront a new experience of individual and family medical insurance for the first time in Qatar. The plan includes global cove ......read more

• Industry's first Open RAN multi-RAT, multi-band RRU for 1800MHz and 2100MHz • Boost Global Trials with its Energy Efficient Open RAN Radio Units   March 29, 2021:   Comba Telecom Systems Holdings Limited ("Comba Telecom" or "the Group", SEHK stock code: 2342), a leading global solutions and services provider of wireless and information communication systems, announced the launch of the industry's first Open RAN multi-RAT, multi-band Remote Radio Unit ("RRU") that supports 1800MHz and 2100MHz, promoting widespread adoption of emerging open standards in the globe.    The RRU is designed to minimize the to ......read more

Doha, Qatar – 29 March 2021: Al Meera Consumer Goods Company (Q.P.S.C.) held its Annual Ordinary General Assembly on Sunday, 28th March 2021 virtually at its head office in Qatar Tower, West Bay, in the presence of H.E. Abdulla Abdulaziz Turki Al-Subaie, Chairman of the Board of Directors, as well as members of the Board of Directors, shareholders and investors.  During the AGM, all items on the agenda were discussed and approved including the Board’s recommendation to distribute cash dividends amounting to 90% of the nominal value of the shares, equivalent to QAR 0.90 per share. For the year ended 31 December 2020, Al Meera recorded consolidated sales of QAR 3.4 ......read more

March 28, 2021:  Get into the Ramadan spirit, and share your passion for beauty with your loved ones (or yourself - because self-love is important too!). This year Sephora Collection has prepared the most fascinating Ramadan bundles for its beauty addicts! Get ready to discover the latest value sets from the brand’s bestselling exclusives.  You want to know more? Let us show you what Sephora Collection has assembled for you!   The Ramadan Surprise Me Calendar is BACK... And Better than EVER! This year's limited-edition Surprise Me Calendar contains 10 beauty surprises to discover on the daily, featuring bestsellers ranging from makeup, skincare to ac ......read more

Doha-Qatar – 27 March 2021: Al Meera Consumer Goods Company (Q.P.S.C.) has announced the opening of its latest branch at Al Asmakh Mall in Al Sadd. The new store marks a key milestone in the national retail’s ambitious expansion plan, bringing its total number of branches to 58 in localities across the country. Centrally located in Al Sadd, the new branch at Al Asmakh Mall, spreads across more than 1000 sq.m., delivering Al Meera’s seamlessly integrated shopping experience to the neighbourhood. The new store will serve the highly populated area of Al Sadd and the mall’s shoppers with a wide range of products to meet their daily needs. Customers can access a range o ......read more

27 March 2021 - Doha, Qatar:  Mastercard has recognized Qatar Islamic Bank (QIB) for the launch and outstanding performance of its Ooredoo Co-Branded Corporate Credit Cards, the first-of-their-kind corporate payment solutions in Qatar that have been designed to help large corporates and SMEs manage their business purchases and general expenses. Launched in partnership with Mastercard in late 2019, QIB’s Ooredoo Co-Branded Corporate Credit Cards are the first Islamic co-branded corporate credit cards in Qatar. The innovative payment solutions allow corporate customers to have full control over their expenses and improve their policy compliance for further efficiencies. QIB&rs ......read more

A robust digital transformation and steady performance accompanied by positive financial results,   The bank approves issuance of Additional Tier1 Capital Sukuk with a maximum limit of QR 4.9 billion   • Unveiling the new identity and digital transformation are among the most prominent achievements of 2020 • A strong performance in total asset standing at QR 86 billion, driven by a strong growth in the finance portfolio that exceeded QR 54 billion. • Customer deposits reached QR 54 billion. • Shareholders' equity exceeded QR 11.5 billion.   Doha – Qatar, 25 March 2021 – Dukhan Bank convened its ordinary and ex ......read more

Doha, 22 March 2021 – With the support of Qatar Fund For Development (QFFD), Education Above All Foundation (EAA), through the Qatar Scholarship Programme, has entered into a new cooperation agreement with Bard College to develop a joint scholarship programme at Al-Quds Bard College for the Arts and Sciences (AQB) in Abu Dis, Palestine. This programme awards scholarships to disadvantaged youth and in-service teachers. Launching in spring 2021, the new programme will grant 339 scholarships over the next eight years. The programme will unlock access to a rigorous liberal arts education, as well as student support services and civic engagement opportunities for marginalised Palestini ......read more

March 25, 2021:  Sephora lovers and beauty addicts across ALL social platforms, we are looking for you! Come one, come all, and share your beauty truths. Sephora celebrates the most authentic and inspiring voices in the digital beauty space. We believe in the #UnlimitedPowerOfBeauty.  Following an extremely successful launch in 2020, the program is now recruiting for Season 2. Sephora is on the hunt to gather a crew of unique, unfiltered, sorry-not-sorry storytellers and content creators with a diverse range of followers, points of view, and interests. Are you ready to be part of the #SephoraSquad Season 2?  As of March 22nd 2021, you can now apply by visiting www ......read more

QIB customers can now redeem their Absher points with Mall of Qatar Gift Card to pay at MoQ’s over 400 world-class retail, lifestyle, dining, entertainment, and leisure destinations Doha, Qatar – 25, March 2021: Qatar Islamic Bank (QIB) announced further enhancements to their comprehensive Rewards Program “Absher”.  Now, QIB customers can redeem their Absher points with Mall of Qatar Gift Card to pay when shopping or dining at all stores, restaurants and cafés located in the mall. The redemption process takes a few clicks, and can be done easily, and at anytime from anywhere via the QIB Mobile App or the dedicated Absher web portal (absher.qib.com.qa). ......read more

Doha, Qatar – 25 March 2021:  Qatar Islamic Bank (QIB), Qatar’s leading and globally recognized Digital Bank, has been awarded with two prestigious titles at The Digital Banker Magazine’s Middle East & Africa Innovation Awards 2021, winning ‘Best Mobile Initiative in Qatar’ and ‘Best Bank for Cash Management in Qatar’ awards. This latest recognition for QIB comes following the Bank’s outstanding performance and excellence in providing innovative banking solutions for corporate customers in Qatar. The Bank was awarded the Best Mobile Initiative based on the launch of the QIB Corporate Mobile App, and the structural & feature ......read more

Qatar -  March 25, 2021:   Qatar Insurance Group, the leading insurer in Qatar and the MENA region is the Official Insurance Sponsor of KATARA’s World Beach Volleyball Championship and Commercial Bank Qatar Masters Golf Championship, Edition No. (24) for the year 2021. The continuous participation of Qatar Insurance Group as the official insurance sponsor for these sporting events reaffirms its commitment to supporting the wellbeing & development of the community which is an integral part of its corporate social responsibility mission. KATARA World Beach Volleyball Championship, is the fourth edition of this 4-Star category event, of which Qatar Insurance G ......read more

Set to be held on April 9th, and in partnership with QNTC, Doha Festival City’s raffle draw will give shoppers the chance to win a myriad of valuable prizes, including the Grand Prize Lotus Evora, as well as a host of vouchers and gifts. Doha, Qatar – 25 March 2021: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining and entertainment, invites all shoppers to participate in its unique Raffle Draw for a chance to win exclusive prizes.  As part of its month-long Homeware Festival that will run until April 8th 2021, the Mall has partnered with the Qatar National Tourism Council (QNTC) to run the first-ever 100% digital Spend & Win Raffle Draw. ......read more

Doha, 25 March 2021:  Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) P.Q.S.C. held the Annual General Meeting (“AGM”) of Shareholders on Tuesday 23 March 2021.  At this meeting, the shareholders endorsed the financial statements for the fiscal year that ended on 31 December 2020, which reflect a Net Profit after Tax of QAR 683 million.  His Excellency Sheikh Hamad Bin Faisal Bin Thani Al-Thani, Chairman and Managing Director of al khaliji, presented the Board of Directors’ report on the Bank’s activities and financial position for the year that ended on 31 December 2020 and future plans. Commenting on the 2019 activities, His Excellency said:  ......read more

Company to showcase IT monitoring tools NetPath, PerfStack, and Orion Maps    March 24, 2021:  SolarWinds (NYSE:SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced its participation at the Cisco Live!® global digital event, March 30 – April 1, 2021. The company will showcase three key IT monitoring tools—NetPath™, PerfStack™, and Orion® Maps—beneficial to monitoring newly implemented technologies as part of the IT response to support distributed and remote workforces precipitated by COVID-19 and provide recommendations and guidance on how to best leverage their usage moving forward.   ......read more

We're going to be carrying out a full review of the Binomo trading platform in this article. So, sit back and relax as we take a smooth ride through all you need to know to kick-start trading activities on the platform.  But, before we get into all the intricate details on how to use the platform to get additional income, register, and do a lot of other stuff, let's get to know what the company is all about.  How does Binomo trading work? Binomo is a trading platform where you can invest and trade assets. The company allows you to choose any available asset (their number depends on the type of your account), issue a forecast on its future value and get additional i ......read more

Doha, Qatar –24 March 2021:  The Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MoTC) has signed an agreement with MEEZA to develop and expand the second phase of MAWARED, the government's Human Resource planning transformation system, continuing its pioneering efforts to digitally transform the country with state of the art technology services. The platform which is implemented and operated under the supervision of the Ministry of Administrative Development, Labor and Social Affairs (ADLSA), caters to many government entities.   The agreement is considered the latest addition to the joint cooperation between MEEZA and the government of the State of Qatar to automat ......read more

Doha, Qatar – March 23, 2021:  With a mission to empower students through sports, ACS International School Doha hosted Qatar’s national basketball team player in a friendly game followed by a motivational session on the power of sports.  The session was hosted at ACS Doha’s state-of-the-art sports facility where Qatar team captain Mizo Amin took on the school’s basketball team, the Doha Wolves. ACS Doha has been inspiring students to stay active and continue applying the lessons they learn through sport to achieve success in their daily lives. It was held in line with the ethos of the school’s sport’s mantra ‘Awaken Your Wolf’, whi ......read more

• New initiative in line with Qatar’s aim of tripling the number of visits and doubling tourism revenue by 2030   • Emakina and Adobe’s new marketing technology platform is one of the first in the world to use Adobe Experience Manager as a cloud service   March 23, 2021:   Anticipating the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™, the stunning platform created by digital partners Emakina and Adobe will help the country reach its ambitious goal of doubling its tourism revenue by 2030.     Visit Qatar, an initiative of the Qatar National Tourism Council (QNTC), aims to boost their tourism industry with the launch of a new digital ......read more

On this special occasion, the Mall will display an exclusive art piece, in collaboration with acclaimed celebrity events designer, Adam Afara, to showcase the beauty of motherhood.  Doha, Qatar – 21 March 2021: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment, celebrates Mother’s Day this month, with a unique art installation, offering visitors memorable moments and a one-of-a-kind engaging experience. In collaboration with Celebrity Event Designer, Adam Afara, Festival City will create a flower arrangement art piece by the entrance to the Luxury Area, occupying space of 2m x2m.  The art piece will be created with 5000 ......read more

Doha, Qatar – 21 March 2021:  Dukhan Bank organised a successful blood donation campaign at the company’s main branch in collaboration with Hamad Medical Corporation’s Blood Donor Unit. This campaign lies within Dukhan Bank’s endeavors to support Hamad Medical Corporation’s ongoing efforts to ensure a secure blood supply in Qatar’s hospitals. The drive is in line with Dukhan Bank’s commitment and responsibility towards Qatar’s communities as part of its corporate social responsibility program. The success came due to the company’s tradition of working with partner organisations such as Hamad Medical Corporation, who undertake th ......read more

Two Industry Disruptors Share Their Strong Distribution to Benefit Global Clients March 22, 2021:   News Direct and Media OutReach - two newswires that are revolutionizing the news distribution industry with advances in technology, analytics, security and workflow - have entered into a reciprocal press release distribution arrangement covering the United States and Asia Pacific region. Media OutReach clients will benefit from News Direct's full-fledged access to The Associated Press distribution network in the US, which includes the nation's leading newspapers, magazines, radio and television stations, and online sites. Additionally, releases are posted to AP' ......read more

‘Rumi: The Musical’ cast will feature West End and Broadway star Ramin Karimloo  Dana’s second musical follows the world acclaimed ‘Broken Wings’, which premiered in the West End before touring the Middle East Doha, Qatar – 21 March 2021: Dana Al Fardan, one of the Middle East’s leading contemporary composers, is pleased to announce her second major stage musical ‘Rumi: The Musical’, along with writing partner and West End star Nadim Naaman, and featuring West End and Broadway star Ramin Karimloo. ‘Rumi’, based on a story about the 13th century philosopher and poet Rumi by Evren Sharma, follows Dana and Nadim&r ......read more

This month Pandora continues its collaboration with UNICEF, which aims to help reach more than 10 million children and young people with opportunities to learn, express themselves and find work in the future.   March 20, 2021:  As of today, 22% of people aged 15–24 years, globally, are neither in employment, education, or training, 68% of whom are girls and young women. Since 2019, Pandora’s Charms for change initiative has been supporting UNICEF’s work to ensure that every child not only survives but can also thrive – one of the key areas being improving access to quality learning opportunities, including projects using the UPSHIFT approach to suppor ......read more

SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 18 March 2021 - Cryptocurrency derivatives exchange Bybit has announced today the arrival of three new USDT trading pairs with Cardano's ADA, Polkadot's DOT and Uniswap's UNI.   The introduction of these new trading pairs is the second expansion of Bybit's markets in as many weeks, following the arrival of BTCUSD0625 futures contract on March 11. ADA/USDT, DOT/USDT and UNI/USDT join the existing linear perpetual trading pairs of BTC/USDT, ETH/USDT, LINK/USDT, LTC/USDT, XTZ/USDT and BCH/USDT, as well as Bybit's inverse perpetual and futures markets.   Traders will be able to select between 1-25x leverage on these new contracts. US ......read more

Doha, Qatar, March 18, 2021: Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar (CMU-Q), a Qatar Foundation (QF) partner university, recognized 175 students for academic excellence in the fall semester. The CMU-Q Dean's List is released after each semester to formally acknowledge exceptional academic achievement. The university held a socially-distanced ceremony for the students, which was also live-streamed so parents and family members could watch. The Dean’s List for the fall 2020 semester included 32 first-year students, 47 sophomore students, 36 junior students, and 60 senior students. Students from each of CMU-Q's programs were honored. Michael Trick, dean of CMU-Q, addressed the ......read more

Two Industry Disruptors Share Their Strong Distribution to Benefit Global Clients 18 March 2021:  News Direct and Media OutReach - two newswires that are revolutionizing the news distribution industry with advances in technology, analytics, security and workflow - have entered into a reciprocal press release distribution arrangement covering the United States and Asia Pacific region.   Media OutReach clients will benefit from News Direct's full-fledged access to The Associated Press distribution network in the US, which includes the nation's leading newspapers, magazines, radio and television stations, and online sites. Additionally, releases are posted to AP's p ......read more

A major success in challenging scenario 390.6 mn QAR worth of deals & joint venture signed on exhibition sidelines Milipol Qatar 14th edition to be held from 24 to 26 May 2022 March 18, 2021:  Milipol Qatar 2021, the leading international event dedicated to homeland security and civil defence in the Middle East, closed a three-day run at the Doha Exhibition & Convention Centre. The number of visitors reached 7,924 and an on-site declared sales tally worth QR 390 mn Qatari Riyals. The event is held under the patronage of H.H the Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani who visited Milipol Qatar 2021 on Tuesday 16 March. Milipol Qatar 2021 was a watershed in the ev ......read more

Doha, Qatar – 18 March 2021: Seib Insurance and Reinsurance Company has announced the launch of the first Seib Al Massiya Golf Tournament to be held on the 19th of March 2021 at the Education City Golf Club. The Seib Al Massiya Golf Tournament is organized by Education City Golf Club, which is home to the Centre of Excellence, carrying the most advanced facilities in the world to learn golf in Qatar. The tournament gathers amateur golfers from the club and around Doha to learn about Seib Insurance & Reinsurance’s advanced healthcare coverage plan - Massiya - which brings to the forefront a new experience of individual and family medical insurance for the first ti ......read more

Doha, Qatar – 17 March 2021:  S&P Global Ratings (S&P) has reaffirmed Qatar Islamic Bank’s (QIB) long and short-term ratings at ‘A-/A-2’ with a Stable Outlook. The global rating agency has also upgraded QIB’s Stand-Alone Credit Profile (SACP) to ‘bbb’ (adequate) from ‘bbb-’ (moderate). In its rating report issued today, S&P said: “QIB displayed good resilience to the economic shock in Qatar in 2020. We expect the Qatari economy will recover mildly in 2021-2022 after shrinking by 4.4% in 2020 due to the pandemic. Despite last year's shock, we expect QIB's asset-quality indicators will deteriorate only slig ......read more

Celebrate the great love that comes with motherhood, with a gift straight from the heart.  This Mother’s Day, take the chance to gift your Mum with timeless hand-finished jewellery from Pandora. For the number one in your life, and the unconditional support, encouragement and inspiration that she provides, thank her for always being there with a message of love captured within pieces that she can wear forever. As a fundamental figure in our lives, showcase the memories and bonds that are shared with your Mum, that are personal and unique to both you and her. ...read more

Doha, Qatar, 15th March 2021:  Airbus joins the 13th edition of Milipol Qatar in Doha for the very first time to showcase its mission-critical collaboration and communication solutions. Taking place between the 15th to 17th of March at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Center, Milipol Qatar is an international event for homeland security and civil defence in the Middle East.   During the three-day exhibition, Airbus will be demonstrating how its state-of-the-art technology and solutions such as the Tactilon Agnet 500 and 800, Tactilon Dabat, Everus Manpack, Bordercore, TB3 base station, and Tetra system can reinforce internal security and civil defence in the country .&nbs ......read more

Calling all beauty addicts, the perfect complexion awaits you in the new SEPHORA COLLECTION foundation range – BEST SKIN EVER! Springtime calls for flawless complexion and we won’t settle for anything less. #BESTSKINEVER comes in 20 shades guaranteed to blow your mind!    What’s the pitch?  Believe in the unbelievable.  You finally cracked the code! A natural finish foundation that hydrates for 12 hours and keeps pollution at bay. Could you also throw in a complexion booster? Thanks. Our quest is not complete without a long-wear foundation powerful enough to conceal those undereye bags.  Bonus: They both boast that second-skin feel and ......read more

Doha, Qatar –13, March 2021:  Dukhan Bank announced the names of the most recent round of draw winners for Thara’a, its Shariah compliant savings account, at the Bank’s headquarters.  As the draw results showed, the bank clients Abdul Essa and Mohamed Saheb each won a cash prize of 10,000 Qatari Riyals. Also, a cash prize worth 5,000 Qatari Riyals was awarded to Ibrahim Sedaqat, Mahmoud Asran, Shaikha Al-Mass, Omar Ghadawi, Malik Mendoza, Bibibakhiyar Mahoudinowdaz, Ali Al-Tamimi, Hesham Elghannam, Alaa Hammad, Zeyad Elarir, Abdulla Al-Mohammadi, Adel Al-Azazi, Ibrahim Qusad, Saoud Alrewaily, Elasyed Salem, Khaled Aldakhin, Mohammed Alnaimi, Housine Karmous, Ma ......read more

Global thought leaders to explore advances in cyber security, civil defence, and mega events security March 11, 2021:   International thought leaders from the homeland and civil defence industries will be exploring the future of the industries and a pathway to a safer world during the three-day Milipol Qatar 2021 seminar programme. The seminars will run alongside the main Milipol Qatar 2021 exhibition – 13th international biennial industry-only event for Homeland Security and Civil Defence – and one of the industry’s first opportunities to meet face-to-face since the outbreak of the COVID 19 pandemic.  Among the confirmed speakers to take the sem ......read more

Qatar-  March 10, 2021:  The move will give Qatari clients direct access to exciting, innovative digital experiences and e-commerce solutions. Embracing Qatar’s spectacular growth and dynamism, Emakina — the Belgian-listed international digital agency group (Euronext - ALEMK) — is proud to announce its expansion into Doha, Qatar. Led by MEA region VP Murat Yoldas Ertugrul, the Doha entity will be the company’s 4th office in the MENA region and 21st worldwide. As Qatar works towards meeting its National Vision 2030, the country is collaborating with an increasing global network of partners to achieve its goals. Launching Emakina.QA will serve to st ......read more

March 10, 2021:   This month Faces is celebrating women from the region. Outer beauty has its limits, but your inner strength is what shines through. Faces is championing the theme with a three-part campaign of powerful feminine chapters. Each chapter tells the story of women that inspire us and encourage us to aim for the stars.  For the opening story, Faces has leading Saudi content creator, Nada Baeshen, driving the message home. If you aren’t already acquainted with her, she’s a savvy entrepreneur, loving mother, adoring wife, stunning influencer, and now, the official ambassador of Faces Beauty Stores!  A big component in embracing inner strengt ......read more

Qatar -  March 10, 2021:   The leading air cargo carrier is supporting UNICEF to transport COVID-19 vaccines to several countries across the world. The cargo carrier is committed to helping and ensuring the safety of communities as part of its sustainability programme WeQare.  Qatar Airways Cargo remains committed to supporting the logistics around the global vaccination plan. The cargo carrier recently  surpassed a milestone  with 10 million COVID-19 vaccines transported, including COVID-19 vaccines for UNICEF as part of the five-year MoU to support UNICEF’s Humanitarian Airfreight Initiative.  The airline has played a significant role throu ......read more

March 09, 2021:   This mother’s day, surprise your mom with memorable gifts from AIGNER - For all the big and little sacrifices she did , for all the unconditional love she showered on you and for being there to support you through thick and thin. A splendid creation that is designed to reflect your love in a profound way, the timepiece and jewellery are tastefully designed to resonate beauty and opulence. Celebrating the remarkable spirit of a mom, Carrara is a spectacular timepiece to complement her great style. A geometrical symphony of graphic designs, every facet of the timepiece inches with innovative patterns and textures that cohesively come together to present a ......read more

Running between 8th March and 8th April, Doha Festival City will host its annual homeware festival with myriad of pop-up exhibitions throughout the Mall featuring its exclusive Homeware offering across the largest collection of Homeware retailers in one location in Doha Doha, Qatar – 8 March 2021:  Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining and entertainment, is pleased to announce the launch of its Homeware Festival showcasing the latest collections from a host of retailers, and offering a myriad of giveaways and an array of family-friendly activities.  Set to run for a full month from 8th March until April 8th, the Homeware Festival will ......read more

United Arab Emirates -  March 09, 2021:   In a ceremony attended by HE Jassim Saif Ahmed Al-Sulaiti, Minister of Transport and Communications of the State of Qatar, The Business Year presented an award to recognize Hamad Port as “Economic Diversification Project of the Year”. The ceremony was also attended by Capt. Abdullah Al-Khanji, CEO of Mwani Qatar and Eng. Nabil AlKhaldi, Executive Director of Hamad Port Project.  “Hamad Port’s strong capabilities, modern facilities, and advanced systems are leading its position as the gateway to Qatar and a transshipment and a re-export hub in the region, increasing the volume of trade between Qatar and t ......read more

We are Chief Executive Officers, C-level executives, Chairs, Founders, Vice-Presidents, managers, employees. We are business workers who strive to benefit our industry. We are determined, we are brave and bold, we are negotiators, and we are experts. But there is still much work to be done to achieve the balance we need, particularly when it comes to gender diversity at senior levels. Our industry offers a wealth of possibilities, it is innovative, and it is changing. It is diverse and it welcomes skills and drive. Women not only belong in our industry, they are essential to it. Let’s remind ourselves: since 1910, we have marked 8 March as a day on which we rememb ......read more

• 5-year partnership will improve millions of lives through significant investments in healthcare, sanitation, clean water and other basic amenities • CMA and Save the Children will combine knowledge, expertise and resources to combat global health crisis starting in Indonesia, China and Bangladesh   March 08, 2021:   Charles Monat Associates (CMA), a global pioneer in providing wealth planning and life insurance solutions, today marked its 50th anniversary with the announcement of a philanthropic partnership with Save the Children, a leading humanitarian organization that champions the rights and interests of children worldwide, to end childhood pneumonia. ......read more

● FENIX increases Qatar investment with second business model to augment shared e-scooter service and offer more mobility options to Qatar visitors and residents ● MyFENIX offers innovative and flexible weekly or monthly e-scooter subscription packages for private use ● Connected vehicles include a smart app, insurance and maintenance, and free annual upgrades     Qatar - 8, March 2021:  FENIX, the newly launched micromobility operator with a mission to unleash urban potential and propel communities forward, is the first company in the Middle East to introduce a private subscription service for electric scooters.    FENIX e ......read more

Doha – Qatar, March 08, 2021:   Dukhan Bank announced its financial results for the year 2020, which concluded with strong positive indicators across all fronts. The Group’s assets grew significantly by 12% exceeding QAR 86 billion, underscored by a growth in its financing activities which exceeded 12.7% recording over QAR 58 billion, as compared to 2019. Total revenues grew by 15.7%, to reach QAR 3.8 billion, while profit before loss of impairment of intangible assets and taxes exceeded one billion Qatari riyals, with a growth rate of 33%, as compared to QAR 766 million for the previous year. Total expenses declined by 15.6% to QAR 939 million when compared to ......read more

Are you ready for some exciting news? Well, here you go! For the first-time EVER we are launching our latest Sephora Favorites box as a limited-edition collectible. This box celebrates International Women’s Day which takes place on the 8th of March.  Our box will feature an exclusive artwork that was designed for Sephora by the Saudi artist & illustrator, Ethar Balkhair. This collaboration will bring you her unique art and our love for beauty in ONE box!  “I portray the diverse female figures in the region. The vibrant color palettes are used to reflect the strength and intense emotions they possess.” Ethar Balkhair The artist's muse for th ......read more

 Balanced portfolio, strong innovations, financial strength, and dedicated team as key enablers for robust business performance in a global crisis  2020 results at upper end of full-year guidance: - Group sales reach 19.3 billion euros, organic: -0.7 percent - EBIT margin* at 13.4 percent, -260 basis points, corresponding to an operating profit* of 2.6 billion euros - Earnings per preferred share (EPS)*: 4.26 euros, -17.9 percent at constant exchange rates   Very strong free cash flow of 2.3 billion euros, net financial position significantly improved  Proposed dividend on prior-year level: 1.85 euros per preferred share  Impl ......read more

Running until the 8th of April, Doha Festival City kicks off an exciting ‘Spend and Win’ offer where shoppers will have the chance to WIN a range of exciting prizes! Doha, Qatar – 7 March 2021:  Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining and entertainment, is pleased to announce the kick-off of its one-of-a-kind Raffle Draws offer campaign “Spend & Win” in partnership with the Qatar National Tourism Council (QNTC), and sponsored by luxury automobile company, Universal Motors - Lotus.  Bringing its first ever digital raffle draw to Doha residents, Festival City’s is continuing its exciting Homeware Fe ......read more

The Mall Launches its Much-awaited PC Assembly Competition, Releases New Episode of the Popular FFTV and Celebrates March 8th with an exclusive giveaway   • Three rounds of the PC Assembly Competition, showcasing judges from Qatar’s prominent business and tech community, will be aired on Doha Festival City’s social media channels • A special social media competition will be organized for International Women’s Day in partnership with l’Occitane • FFTV’s most recent episode is dedicated to children and teens in this edition     Doha, Qatar – 6, March 2021:   As part of its exciting Internation ......read more

PANDORA UNVEILS THE POWER OF INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY   In support of International Women’s Day this year, Pandora has partnered with award-winning sisterhood and female empowerment. Gender equality and women’s rights issues, has captured real stories of inspirational women that highlight the invaluable need for women to support each other to provide strength, resilience and sisterhoods mean for women at various life stages, and how these relationships help them grow and evolve. The groups of women include Creole Cuts, an collective of DJs and creatives celebrating the sounds of their Caribbean heritage; four generations of women from the same family united t ......read more

Study of more than 10,000 people identifies a rare group with controlled HIV in the Democratic Republic of Congo, suggesting additional research could uncover links between natural virus suppression and future treatments  Discovery is a result of Abbott’s continued virus hunting efforts, which also uncovered a new strain of HIV in 2019  Abbott’s decades of work in global viral surveillance has advanced the understanding of HIV and allowed the company to quickly respond to the COVID-19 pandemic with its diagnostic tests      March 04, 2021:   Abbott announced today that a team of scientists has found an unusually high number of ......read more

The award-winning airline is only airline in Middle East and Africa region to own and operate the state-of-the-art Aircraft Recovery Kit equipment, capable of lifting the weight of an Airbus A380 aircraft  The annual simulated Disabled Aircraft Recovery Exercise took place on a grounded Airbus A340-600 aircraft at Doha International Airport from 28 February to 4 March 2021 March 03, 2021 - DOHA, Qatar:  Qatar Airways has held its 12th annual simulated Disabled Aircraft Recovery (QDAR) Exercise on a grounded Airbus A340-600 aircraft using the airline’s state-of-the-art Aircraft Recovery Kit, at Doha International Airport from 28 February to 4 March 2021. The aw ......read more

Exhibitors from 14 countries to feature – 68% new to the show. Five National Pavilions Signed Up Milipol Qatar 2021, the 13th international event for Homeland Security and Civil Defence in the Middle East which will run at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre (DECC) from March 15-17, has attracted a multi-national exhibitor line-up representing 14 nations across the Middle East, South America, Europe, the UK, USA, Sub-continent, and Scandinavia. The show, one of the first in the region this year to focus on homeland security and civil defence, is being held under the patronage of His Highness the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani and under the authority of Qa ......read more

Amir of Qatar awards six CMU-Q alums Education Excellence Day awards     United Arab Emirates -  March 03, 2021:    Six graduates from Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar (CMU-Q), a Qatar Foundation partner university, were awarded the Education Excellence Day Award 2021 by His Highness Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani, the Amir of Qatar, in a ceremony on March 1. They are among only 19 university-level students nationwide who received this year’s award. All six award recipients are members of the CMU-Q Class of 2020. Haya Rashid Al-Kaabi was named a platinum medal winner, and Sara Khalid M.M. AlDarwish, Albandari Mohamed A.A. Al-Mana, Taimaa Ahmed ......read more

Brand new sports and entertainment channels join beIN’s family favorites and on-demand options, with new packages giving better value to subscribers       DOHA, QATAR – 2 March 2021:  In a milestone moment for the global sports and entertainment broadcaster, beIN MEDIA GROUP has announced a host of upgraded packages for its millions of subscribers across the Arab world; combining brand new content and family favourites to suit every viewer’s needs – as well as an exciting facelift to the User Interface (UI) on its set-top-box (STB).   The newly designed packages, launched on Monday 1 March, provide subscribers with great be ......read more

Recognition for the airline across key metrics including refunds, ticket flexibility, reliability and safety   2 March 2021 - DOHA, Qatar:  Qatar Airways has been acknowledged for its performance during the global pandemic as the best airline in the world by eDreams, one of Europe’s largest online travel agents. The accolade drew on feedback from over 61,000 customers across 667 airlines awarding marks for service quality not only on board, but throughout each customer touchpoint, including flight refunds, reliability, ticket flexibility, value for money, overall experience and safety.    Qatar Airways topped the rating with a score of 4.4 / 5, reflecting th ......read more

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