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As part of its ongoing #FestivalCares corporate social responsibility programme, Doha Festival City hosted a recycling initiative organised by the Al Daayen Municipality where guests were given the chance to claim rewards for their sustainable habitsThe event also hosted a dedicated children’s event where young visitors enjoyed a colouring ac... ... Read more
Doha – June 21, 2022: The impact of literacy on the health and wellbeing of individuals and the public as a whole was discussed at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar’s Grand Rounds.Ms. Jamie Gray, associate librarian and director of the Distributed eLibrary at WCM-Q, explained what is understood by the term ‘health literacy’ and d... ... Read more
Myers brings honest Italian food to the heart of DohaDoha-Qatar - 21, June 2022:  ADRIFT Anda, the new Italian restaurant concept created by Michelin star-rated Chef David Myers - known to foodies worldwide as Gypsy Chef - opened yesterday at Le Royal Méridien Doha, the timelessly chic hotel located in the heart of Lusail.This week, ... ... Read more
Guests are invited to experience a new type of retreat that will support their recovery from stress and improve their coping skills with physical and emotional strain. Doha, Qatar – 20 June 2022:   Zulal Wellness Resort by Chiva-Som, the region’s largest holistic wellness resort and the world's first contemporary showcase ... ... Read more
“Chill Spots” around Doha enable all delivery bike drivers to rest and cool down between deliveries . Doha, Qatar - 19 June 2022:  Qatar's leading tech start-up, Snoonu, launched Snoonu-branded “Chill Spots” for bike riders to rest and rehydrate in areas covering all Doha as part of its commitment to staff welf... ... Read more
Mall of Qatar hosted acclaimed Lebanese star Ragheb Alama at a special concert at the Oasis stage on Thursday, 16th of June.. The concert witnessed a huge turnout, as the superstar presented a bouquet of his songs loved by his fans around the Arab world.. The concert is part of Mall of Qatar's entertainment programs for the summer of 2022, whic... ... Read more
Summer Festival 2022 programme showcases an exclusive line-up of international entertainment performances and engaging activities Doha, Qatar – 18 June 2022:  Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment launched its Summer Festival 2022 programme showcasing an exclusive line-up of... ... Read more
Education Above All Foundation and Qatar National Commission for Education, Culture and Science concluded the National Consultation on the future of education in Qatar in partnership with UNESCO and UNICEF. Participants developed a set of recommendations for the recovery of education and key areas of action in Qatar in preparation for the UN Transf... ... Read more
Doha, Qatar - 17, June 2022:  Al Meera Consumer Goods Company (Q.P.S.C) participated in the celebration of the World Food Safety Day 2022 in order to highlighting its continuous efforts and commitment to the highest standards of food safety. The celebration was organised by the Ministry of Municipality and Environment under the slogan &qu... ... Read more
Let’s go exploring! This season, Pandora captures the essence of summer with new styles inspired by sun-soaked travels and adventures by the sea..  . Pandora’s new arrivals offer collectable snapshots of the sights and sounds of summer. Embrace a sunshine state of mind wherever you are, with tropical fruit and rainforest charms, sy... ... Read more
• Qatar Economic Forum to gather heads of state, global CEOs, leading global investors, influential voices from the worlds of culture, sports, and entertainment • DAMAC Founder and Chairman Hussain Sajwani to speak at the Forum on where the smart money in the real estate is going  Qatar / UAE  -16 June 2022:  &nbs... ... Read more
As part of its ongoing #FestivalCares programme, the Mall joins hands with Doha Women Forum to relaunch its Art Gallery with an exclusive exhibition featuring 10 emerging women artists set to be held until 30th June. Doha, Qatar – 16, June 2022:  Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining, and entertain... ... Read more
Doha – June 15, 2022: Seven aspiring biomedical scientists gained key research skills by completing Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar’s (WCM-Q) Biomedical Research Training Program (BRTP) for Nationals. The BRTP is designed to give Qatari nationals and long-term residents who have recently graduated from college a solid foundation in pr... ... Read more
Doha – June 15, 2022: Seven aspiring biomedical scientists gained key research skills by completing Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar’s (WCM-Q) Biomedical Research Training Program (BRTP) for Nationals. The BRTP is designed to give Qatari nationals and long-term residents who have recently graduated from college a solid foundation in pr... ... Read more


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Doha, Qatar, July 01, 2022 - Snoonu is glad to announce the relaunch of its initiative called “No Riders Under the sun”  Through this initiative, Snoonu pursues, for the second consecutive year, its measures to protect the working conditions of delivery riders as temperatures continue to spike in the country.  Initially launched in June 2021 and now a flagship in Snoonu’s business model, the initiative sets Snoonu as the first and only local tech company to take such strategic measures to protect its riders from the heat of the summer during daytime. Being a human-centric business, Snoonu puts this concept into action with initiatives that range from ensu ......read more

June 30, 2022:  This summer, the Pandora universe will officially expand to include a new collection with globally renowned animation studios, Disney Pixar. Showcasing stories of shared emotions, attitudes and points of views, Disney and Pixar is the perfect match for the collaboration with Pandora. The new collaboration will feature styles inspired by fans’ favourite characters, including the courageous Buzz Lightyear, the optimistic Dory and the endlessly curious Wall·E, among many more familiar faces. Disney Pixar and Pandora fans will be able to collect the characters they love and carry them everywhere on their Pandora Moments charm holders. The collection sees t ......read more

• Visitors can now discover more than 75 locations in Qatar • App’s Qatar Location Insights unlocked for the first 12 months   Following the successful launch of Explorest in some of the world’s most photographed cities including Los Angeles, New York, London, Paris, Singapore, Hong Kong and Shanghai, Qatar Tourism has partnered with Explorest to debut in the region and unveil 75 of the greatest places to take photos across Qatar.  The partnership sets the app to become the go-to digital travel companion for amateur and professional photographers wishing to capture unique images of the country’s diverse natural assets, architecture, cultural ......read more

- Best Private Bank in Qatar - MENA Private Banker of the year - MENA Digital Bank of the year - MENA Most Innovative Bank of the year Doha, June 29, 2022: Middle East Economic Digest (MEED) crowned Dukhan Bank’s distinguished efforts in providing private banking services and its leadership in enriching the digital banking experience for its customers with innovative solutions by awarding it nine accolades, within the annual awards program “Banking Excellence in the Middle East and North Africa for the year 2022”. While the bank won the “Best Private Bank Qatar” award, the General Manager & Head of the Private Banking at Dukhan Bank, Mr. Chaouk ......read more

The Mall took part of this year’s celebration of this major occasion with an engaging initiative to raise awareness and highlight its continuous efforts and commitment to the highest standards of food safety Doha, Qatar – 28, June 2022:  Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment, celebrated World Food Safety Day 2022 in collaboration with Al Daayen Municipality and Monoprix through interactive awareness activities to educate mall visitors on ways to prevent foodborne illnesses and to shed light on the importance of ensuring that food they consume is safe.  The event was held on World Food Safety Day, which was esta ......read more

Families and friends are invited to celebrate Eid Al-Adha at Qatar’s luxury retreat nestled in the city’s cultural hub, Msheireb Downtown Doha, to enjoy an array of exciting offers this summer.  Doha, 28 June 2022 – Park Hyatt Doha, a luxury hospitality pioneer and sophisticated luxury retreat in the cultural heart of the city, Msheireb Downtown Doha, has announced a host of attractive staycation offers to mark Eid Al-Adha festivities with family and friends.  Centrally located in Msheireb the cultural heart of Doha, Park Hyatt Doha provides a sophisticated retreat, close to the city’s most iconic experiences. Standing as the tallest hotel in Msheire ......read more

Doha – June 27, 2022: Healthcare professionals in Qatar enhanced their understanding of qualitative research thanks to a course delivered by the Division of Continuing Professional Development at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q). The five-day course demonstrated the merit of using qualitative research in clinical settings, where it can help researchers gain greater understanding of patient experiences than when using quantitative methods alone.  The course also equipped participants with an understanding of the operation of the scientific process when conducting qualitative research and explained how to integrate scientific rigor and ethics into qualitative research stud ......read more

Qatar Airways Cargo dedicates Chapter 4 of its WeQare sustainability initiative to the 2,873 diverse individuals who are the face and heart of the airline, and the main reason for its success.    DOHA, Qatar:   For Qatar Airways Cargo diversity is a strength. Its employees, are all different in skills, age, race, gender, religious beliefs, experience, and much more but are serving the commune values of the carrier.  United in their individualism, they strive to give their customers the top quality service that makes Qatar Airways Cargo the world's number one cargo airline.   "Strength in numbers is one thing – whether this is reve ......read more

- QIC Group’s Insurtech MENA Summit 2022 gathered 40 + speakers and 250 leaders of technology companies, investors and innovators from the region and around the world.  - Al Mannai: Six promising examples of startups harnessing new technologies for improved customer service in the region.      DOHA, Qatar, Sunday June 26, 2022:  The InsurTech MENA Summit 2022 marked a seminal moment in insurance change, drawing attention to the rising importance of insurance industry partnerships. In this first of its kind event in the region - organized by Qatar Insurance Group, the leading insurer in Qatar and the MENA region, in partnership with Deloitte, Google ......read more

Banks in Qatar could act as trail-blazers for a world-leading, fraud-inhibiting, super-fast global payments system fit for the next century, if they seize the opportunity being offered by a UK-headquartered fintech business.  DigiDoe launched operations in Doha this week and is targeting banks in the Middle East as part of its plan to revolutionise the world’s out-dated payments infrastructure. Designed from scratch, DigiDoe’s patented multi-factor biometric-based anti-money laundering (AML) and fraud prevention solution provides a secure, tailor-made, AI-driven platform for financial institutions and central bank digital currencies (CBDC). Tony Hajjar, recently app ......read more

As part of its ongoing #FestivalCares corporate social responsibility programme, Doha Festival City hosted a recycling initiative organised by the Al Daayen Municipality where guests were given the chance to claim rewards for their sustainable habits The event also hosted a dedicated children’s event where young visitors enjoyed a colouring activity and took home goody bags Doha, Qatar – 22 June 2022: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment, hosted a recycling initiative organised by the Al Daayen Municipality to mark World Environment Day. The two-day event saw a recycling drive and engaging activities for children. Wo ......read more

H.E. Ali bin Ahmed Al Kuwari, Minister of Finance, State of Qatar, will give a live-interview on the sidelines of the second ‘Qatar Economic Forum, Powered by Bloomberg’, which has welcomed over 75 mainstage speakers and more than 500 heads of state and business leaders over the last three days in Doha and virtually. ...read more

The second ‘Qatar Economic Forum, Powered by Bloomberg’ opened yesterday, under the high patronage of His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Amir of the State of Qatar. The Forum will convene over 75 mainstage speakers and more than 500 heads of state and business leaders to tackle some of the world’s most pressing challenges, through the lens of the Middle East.     Highlights from the Day 2 sessions include:    ● Opening address from His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Amir of the State of Qatar [video link]      Highlights from Session One: Equalizing the Global Recovery   &b ......read more

Doha – June 21, 2022: The impact of literacy on the health and wellbeing of individuals and the public as a whole was discussed at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar’s Grand Rounds. Ms. Jamie Gray, associate librarian and director of the Distributed eLibrary at WCM-Q, explained what is understood by the term ‘health literacy’ and discussed how literacy in information and science can intersect with health literacy affecting personal health choices and therefore health and wellbeing. Ms. Gray also examined the influence of social determinants on information, science, and health literacy, and summarized a variety of strategies for enhancing domain literacies at the leve ......read more

Elon Musk, leader of SpaceX, Tesla, Neuralink and The Boring Company, sat down with John Micklethwait, Editor-in-Chief at Bloomberg, at the second ‘Qatar Economic Forum, Powered by Bloomberg’, which opened yesterday under the high patronage of His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Amir of the State of Qatar.   As part of session one of the Forum on ‘Equalizing the Global Recovery’, Musk highlighted:   • “My aspiration for Twitter is to be as inclusive as possible. That it is an appealing system to use. Ideally, I would like to get 80 percent of North America and half the world on Twitter; that means it must be something appeali ......read more

Myers brings honest Italian food to the heart of Doha Doha-Qatar - 21, June 2022:  ADRIFT Anda, the new Italian restaurant concept created by Michelin star-rated Chef David Myers - known to foodies worldwide as Gypsy Chef - opened yesterday at Le Royal Méridien Doha, the timelessly chic hotel located in the heart of Lusail. This week, Myers hosted an exclusive sneak peek of his new restaurant during an intimate lunch and dinner event at the soon to be opened ADRIFT Anda. Guests were treated to a selection of antipasti, crudo, signature pastas and pizzas paired with aperitivo-style drinks by celebrated bartender, Jimmy Barrat. They later enjoyed a live cooking demonstrati ......read more

Guests are invited to experience a new type of retreat that will support their recovery from stress and improve their coping skills with physical and emotional strain Doha, Qatar – 20 June 2022:   Zulal Wellness Resort by Chiva-Som, the region’s largest holistic wellness resort and the world's first contemporary showcase of Traditional Arabic & Islamic Medicine (TAIM), invites guests to immerse themselves in its new 7-night summer retreat - Mental Wellness and Emotional Detox Retreat – available from July to August. This summer, Zulal Wellness Resort invites guests to escape the challenges and stress of everyday and step into a wellness sanctuary ......read more

“Chill Spots” around Doha enable all delivery bike drivers to rest and cool down between deliveries  Doha, Qatar - 19 June 2022:  Qatar's leading tech start-up, Snoonu, launched Snoonu-branded “Chill Spots” for bike riders to rest and rehydrate in areas covering all Doha as part of its commitment to staff welfare and ensuring the bikers’ comfort and safety during the summer months and throughout the year.  In line with its continuous innovative efforts in improving working conditions for its “superheroes” during the summer, Snoonu developed indoor and airconditioned “Chill Spots” for bike drivers to rest and rehyd ......read more

Mall of Qatar hosted acclaimed Lebanese star Ragheb Alama at a special concert at the Oasis stage on Thursday, 16th of June. The concert witnessed a huge turnout, as the superstar presented a bouquet of his songs loved by his fans around the Arab world. The concert is part of Mall of Qatar's entertainment programs for the summer of 2022, which will feature a series of shows, special offers, the latest interactive, thrilling and exciting activations that appeal to all family members and satisfy the passion of all age groups.   ...read more

20 June 2022:  The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that Pegasus Airlines Vice-Chairperson of the Board (Managing Director) Mehmet Tevfik Nane has assumed his duties as Chair of the IATA Board of Governors (BoG) for a one-year term, effective from the conclusion of the 78th IATA Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Doha, Qatar on 21 June. Nane is the 80th chair of the IATA BoG. He has served on the BoG since 2019. He succeeds JetBlue Airways CEO Robin Hayes, who will continue to serve on the BoG. “I’m honored to take on this position at a time when the industry is emerging from our worst downturn. In addition to maintaining momentum toward re-opening th ......read more

20 June 2022: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced an upgrade to its outlook for the airline industry’s 2022 financial performance as the pace of recovery from the COVID-19 crisis quickens. Forecast highlights include:   • Industry losses are expected to reduce to -$9.7 billion (improved from the October 2021 forecast for an $11.6 billion loss) for a net loss margin of -1.2%. That is a huge improvement from losses of $137.7 billion (-36.0% net margin) in 2020 and $42.1 billion (-8.3% net margin) in 2021.  • Industry-wide profitability in 2023 appears within reach with North America already expected to deliver an $8.8 billion profit i ......read more

Summer Festival 2022 programme showcases an exclusive line-up of international entertainment performances and engaging activities  Doha, Qatar – 18 June 2022:  Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment launched its Summer Festival 2022 programme showcasing an exclusive line-up of international entertainment performances and engaging activities for both adults and children.  The opening show featured a digital illusionist performance by the French Twins, followed by an acrobatic Spider-Man-like performance. Children and adults enjoyed the shows and football- related activities at the Mall’s Centre Co ......read more

Education Above All Foundation and Qatar National Commission for Education, Culture and Science concluded the National Consultation on the future of education in Qatar in partnership with UNESCO and UNICEF Participants developed a set of recommendations for the recovery of education and key areas of action in Qatar in preparation for the UN Transforming Education Summit in September   Qatar, 18 June 2022 – On June 15th and 16th, Education Above All Foundation (EAA) and the Qatar National Commission for Education, Culture and Science facilitated a national dialogue on key priorities for education in Qatar. As a result, participants developed a series of brief recommendatio ......read more

To celebrate every occasion in style Doha, Qatar – 18 June 2022:  Hyatt Regency Oryx Doha, located on Old Airport Road, has announced the appointment of Ms. Maroua Abdelli as the Events Sales Manager. Maroua began her career in the hospitality¬¬ field in 2015 at ITC Grand Chola Hotel in India. She also worked in several companies between India and Tunisia until she joined Park Hyatt Doha in 2019 before moving to Hyatt Regency Oryx Doha as Events Sales Manager. In her new position, Maroua will play an integral role in expanding the team’s training efforts, enhancing and streamlining processes at Hyatt Regency Oryx Doha, and ensuring to deliver outstanding, person ......read more

The International Air Transport Association (IATA), announced that leaders of the global aviation industry are gathering in Doha, Qatar, for the 78th IATA Annual General Meeting (AGM) and World Air Transport Summit (WATS), with Qatar Airways as the host airline. The event (19-21 June) attracts the industry’s most senior leaders from among IATA’s 290 member airlines, as well as leading government officials, strategic partners, equipment suppliers, and media.  “In a few days, Doha will become the aviation capital of the world. The last time we met in Doha, in 2014, we were celebrating the 100th anniversary of the first airline flight. This year’s AGM is anoth ......read more

Doha, Qatar - 17, June 2022:  Al Meera Consumer Goods Company (Q.P.S.C) participated in the celebration of the World Food Safety Day 2022 in order to highlighting its continuous efforts and commitment to the highest standards of food safety. The celebration was organised by the Ministry of Municipality and Environment under the slogan "Safer Food for Better Health" at Al Khor Park on June 9. The World Food Safety Day is celebrated annually on 7th of June to stress the importance of maintaining food safety, emphasising the risks associated with lack of proper attention to food safety. It also underscores the best ways to manage the potential risks and promote possible ......read more

Let’s go exploring! This season, Pandora captures the essence of summer with new styles inspired by sun-soaked travels and adventures by the sea.   Pandora’s new arrivals offer collectable snapshots of the sights and sounds of summer. Embrace a sunshine state of mind wherever you are, with tropical fruit and rainforest charms, symbols of the sea and desert, and detailed pieces that evoke the feeling of listening to ocean waves and exploring beneath palm trees.   Fans can style charms as special souvenirs on new woven leather bracelets and bestselling solid sterling silver charm holders. Each vibrant new design is made to tell your unique summer story, so create your ......read more

• Qatar Economic Forum to gather heads of state, global CEOs, leading global investors, influential voices from the worlds of culture, sports, and entertainment  • DAMAC Founder and Chairman Hussain Sajwani to speak at the Forum on where the smart money in the real estate is going    Qatar / UAE  -16 June 2022:   Equalising the global economic recovery will come under the spotlight as the world convenes in Doha during the second annual Qatar Economic Forum to be held from June 20-22 at the Ritz Carlton, Doha.  Global business leaders and heads of state are set to tackle some of the world’s most pressing challenges, disruptions an ......read more

As part of its ongoing #FestivalCares programme, the Mall joins hands with Doha Women Forum to relaunch its Art Gallery with an exclusive exhibition featuring 10 emerging women artists set to be held until 30th June Doha, Qatar – 16, June 2022:  Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment, is hosting an art exhibition on environmental awareness in partnership with Doha Women Forum following the success of their first Art Gallery. Taking place on the Mall’s first floor, the exhibition will shed light on the significance of sustainability, featuring 10 emerging women artists and will remain open until 30th June for visi ......read more

Doha – June 15, 2022: Seven aspiring biomedical scientists gained key research skills by completing Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar’s (WCM-Q) Biomedical Research Training Program (BRTP) for Nationals.  The BRTP is designed to give Qatari nationals and long-term residents who have recently graduated from college a solid foundation in practical lab skills, experience of working on real research projects alongside WCM-Q’s highly qualified scientific faculty, clinical research competencies, and an understanding of key concepts in research administration.  In recognition of their successful mastery of the skills and competencies covered on the program, the inter ......read more

Get up to 12% savings on your Qatar Airways flight along with a chance to win a complimentary FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ package  13 lucky winners will win a trip of a lifetime to the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™  The promotion will run for flights booked and travelled by 31st August 2022 15 June 2022  DOHA, Qatar – Qatar Airways passengers who are Visa cardholders in Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Oman, UAE and Pakistan are being rewarded with the chance to win special savings and prizes, including a fantastic FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ package thanks to Visa and Qatar Airways. The package includes match tickets along with 3-4 nights of hotel accomm ......read more

The Wellness Day evening was joined by Msheireb Properties, Saudi Influencer Hassan Ghoneim to promote wellness and inner peace  Doha, Qatar – 15 June 2022: On Saturday June 11, Zulal Wellness Resort by Chiva-Som, and Msheireb Properties celebrated Global Wellness Day, a day dedicated to living well and finding inner peace to build a healthier and happier community.  First celebrated in 2012, Global Wellness Day aims to raise awareness about the importance of living well. With the slogan, “One day can change your life,” this occasion presents an opportunity for reflection and motivation for better health and wellness practices. Observed in more than 170 ......read more

The Mall’s annual Homeware Festival saw great participation from shoppers and visitors in one of the largest showcase of exclusive offering across the most extensive collection of global homeware retailers under one roof  This year the Virtual Reality experience was the highlight of the show featuring a myriad of exciting pop-up exhibitions throughout the Mall  Doha, Qatar – 14 June 2022: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining and entertainment wrapped its highly popular annual Homeware Festival that took place from the 12th of May until the 8th of June, showcasing the latest collections from its wide range of homeware brands from ......read more

June 14, 2022 – Ogilvy has promoted renowned People leader Elaine Grell to the position of Chief People Officer across EMEA. While now responsible for the EMEA region,  Elaine will continue to work closely with Fiona Gordon, CEO Ogilvy UK, to strategically drive the UK People agenda. Elaine will lead the agency network’s People teams and drive its "people first" strategy, ensuring Ogilvy continues to be  the best place for people to grow their careers.  Before coming to Ogilvy, Elaine worked in the hospitality, leisure and real-estate industries in the UK and US for IHG, British Airways and The Collective. She is a fellow of the Chartered Instit ......read more

As part of Doha Festival City’s spectacular Summer Festival, the Mall is presenting an exclusive opportunity for Qatar Airways’ first time Privilege Club members to win a flight ticket courtesy of Qatar Airways between 30 May and 30 June Doha, Qatar – 13 June 2022: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment, has announced a Digital Raffle in partnership with Qatar Airways Privilege Club to offer two lucky winners a chance to win a flight ticket to over 140 destinations across the airline’s extensive global network. The Digital Raffle will continue for a month starting from 30 May to 30 June, with the lucky winners ......read more

Mindful and healthy menu curated by Michelin-starred chef and marathon runner, Tom Aikens 14, June 2022 – Doha, Qatar: The 3-2-1 Qatar Olympic and Sports Museum is now home to an exquisite culinary and dining experience at the NAUA Restaurant. With its name being derived from the Arabic word meaning ‘nucleus of the seed,’ NAUA promotes mindful, healthy eating through dishes that are made from high-quality and seasonal ingredients. Operated by JW Marriott, with dishes created by Michelin-starred chef Tom Aikens, NAUA is set to become Doha’s premier destination for diners who seek the ultimate fusion of healthy living and gourmet food.  Abdullah ......read more

DOHA, QATAR – JUNE 13, 2022: Striving to satisfy the cravings of all burger and shake lovers in the country, Aura Group, one of the biggest companies in hospitality and food services chain in Qatar, is opening beloved New York burger joint – Black Tap in the Mall of Qatar  With its entry into Qatari market, Black Tap is set to placate the taste buds of Qatar residents with its famous towering and indulgent Crazyshake® milkshakes and craft burgers.  Keeping that timeless New York City vibe alive, Black Tap's Qatar outlet is on a mission to serve only the best in a setting that harkens back old-school ‘80s and ‘90s hip-hop and pop vibes. Comme ......read more

• Participants learn about Mall of Qatar's expansion projects   DOHA, QATAR: June 13, 022:  Mall of Qatar (MOQ) participated in the ICSC exhibition held in the USA from May 22 till 24.  The three-day programme was organised by the Innovating Commerce Service Communities, a trade association headquartered in New York. ICSC promotes the marketplaces and spaces where people shop, dine, work, play and gather as vital parts of communities and economies.   The event was designed to bring together shopping centres industry professionals, retailers, management and consulting companies, architects and design companies, entertainment and leisure companies, p ......read more

As part of its #FestivalCares initiative, Doha Festival City hosted a two-day informative campaign on the support available to families in Qatar Doha, Qatar – 13, June 2022: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only international choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment, hosted a two-day awareness campaign on the disease, Multiple Sclerosis in partnership with Hamad Medical Corporation’s Neurology Department and Patient Family Education as well as with the Hamad Outpatient Neurology Clinic.  In line with World Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Day and its ongoing #FestivalCares programme, the Mall hosted a two-day campaign in collaboration with Hamad Medical Corpor ......read more

Taking part of one of the world’s leading trade fairs, Snoonu showcased its stellar contributions to the tech industry in Qatar Doha, Qatar - 13, June 2022:  Qatar's leading tech start-up, Snoonu, participated in the Hannover Messe, one of the world's largest trade fairs, dedicated to the topic of industry development held in the German city of Hannover from the 30th of May to the 2nd of June 2022.  Snoonu’s participation was based on a special invitation extended to the company from the German government, reflecting the company’s outstanding reputation in Qatar and abroad as it consolidates its position toward becoming a technology Unicorn. Th ......read more

Carnegie Mellon expert believes MSA can bridge gap for Arab youth  Zeinab Ibrahim, sociolinguist and professor of Arabic studies at Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar, (CMU-Q), a Qatar Foundation partner university, believes that an emphasis on Modern Standard Arabic education and new language teaching approaches can revive the language and bring the Arab world together.  “Today, English is a lingua franca, meaning it is the bridge language used in international forums,” says Ibrahim.  As a result, many Arabs are prioritizing English language learning over Modern Standard Arabic. “Many families are only being exposed to English content, whether it&r ......read more

Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara Partners with Discover Qatar  To Launch ‘The Whale Sharks of Qatar – Daily Explorer’ Excursion  And Reopens Renowned Surf Pool   Doha, Qatar – June 2022: Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara has partnered with Discover Qatar to provide a once-in-a-lifetime experience to view one of the largest congregations of whale sharks that can be found on the planet.  A dedicated high-speed catamaran takes guests of Discover Qatar and Banana Island on the newly launched, unique, excursion to view the biggest fish in the ocean.  From April to September, the cooler waters off the north-east coast of Qatar provide ......read more

Ongoing celebrations throughout the summer season featuring the most engaging entertainment and sports-inspired fun activities will be held at the Mall between 16th June and 16th July Doha, Qatar – 09 June 2022: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment announces preparations for its Summer Festival 2022 showcasing an exclusive line-up of international entertainment performances and engaging children’s activities. Visitors and shoppers are invited to join in the festivities at the Mall between the 16th of June and 16th of July. This year’s Summer Festival will take a new twist with football-related activities as a buil ......read more

Next-Generation card continues Bank’s digital transformation Safe, convenient, and accepted wherever customers shop  Get a new digital card in minutes and pay in seconds Doha, Qatar – 09 June 2022: Dukhan Bank has become the first partner in Qatar to join Mastercard’s global Digital First Card program. Through the program, Dukhan Bank is now issuing digital prepaid cards as part of the bank's efforts to provide seamless digital banking solutions to enhance customers' experience. Mastercard’s Digital First Card program is leading the way in the payments industry with a new approach to cards in line with the growth of digital commerce, the pr ......read more

Under the high patronage of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, The Amir of the State of Qatar Doha, 8 June 2022: Under the high patronage of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, the Amir of the State of Qatar, the second “Qatar Economic Forum, Powered by Bloomberg” will take place from June 20-22, 2022, in Doha, convening heads of state and more than 500 business leaders to discuss ways to equalize the global economic recovery. The 2022 program will spotlight solutions to some of the most pressing global challenges, including the misalignment between jobs of the future and the workforce of today; tangled supply chains; a looming debt ......read more

A new study brings insights into online perceptions surrounding the tournament 53M football-related Tweets recorded year-to-date 08, June 2022: With football fever already underway in the MENA region and around the world ahead of this year’s FIFA World Cup Qatar, Twitter conducted on-the-ground research to understand what people are thinking about in relation to the tournament. Working with GWI, Twitter talked to over 12,000 people across 12 markets including MENA.  With 53M football-related Tweets recorded so far this year, football proves to remain a hot topic on the platform in MENA, and will only continue to be as the World Cup draws closer. Over 261 Million pe ......read more

Doha, Qatar, June 7, 2022: Qatar has accelerated its digital transformation journey through continued investment in the latest technology, as highlighted in an exclusive media roundtable hosted by Red Hat, the world's leading provider of open source solutions. The session titled “Open Source: The Digital Transformation Journey” took place on June 7, 2022 at the Ritz Carlton in Doha. Philip Andrews, Vice President - CEMEA at Red Hat, led the roundtable about the future of the open source industry and its role as a potential catalyst to Qatar’s digital vision. The event explored how open source can help Qatari companies across various industrial sectors to overcome b ......read more

ANGRY BIRDS WORLD™ theme park is one of Doha Festival City’s most exciting and exclusive entertainment offerings for visitors of all ages Doha, Qatar – 04 June 2022: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining and entertainment celebrated the third anniversary of ANGRY BIRDS WORLD™ theme Park with 3 days of fun and special offers for the whole family. ANGRY BIRDS WORLD™ themed park has turned heads as it brings the entire community together to engage and experience the funniest, cutest, and angriest birds on the planet. With more than 20 thrilling rides, 70 arcade games and several food and beverage outlets, there’s plent ......read more

137 applications were received from 33 Countries Doha – Qatar, 6th June 2022:  InsurHack MENA, the first InsurTech Hackathon in the region, organized by Qatar Insurance Group (QIC Group), together with Deloitte, Google Cloud and QIC Digital Venture Partner (QIC DVP), the venture builder arm of QIC Group has gathered 137 participants from 33 countries in its one-month application phase that closed Friday. 50 selected teams, mainly at seed stage but also at series A stage, start competing today in the two-day virtual hackathon scheduled on the 5th and 6th of June.  The need for a hackathon to find insurance solutions in big tech analytics, AI/ML, behavioural economics and ......read more

Doha, Qatar – 02 June 2022: Dukhan Bank has launched its direct remittance service to India as part of its new bouquet of digital services. Customers of the bank will now be able to send remittances directly to India from Dukhan Bank’s app safely and securely within 60 seconds. This direct remittance service to India is launched within Dukhan Bank’s D-remit platform and will be further expanded to other countries with a host of remittance options for customers.  Dukhan Bank is always eager to meet its customers’ demands with best-in-class digital services. The direct remittance service to India with instant safe transfer provides convenience and security ......read more

DOHA, QATAR: June 2, 2022: As part of its entertainment shows, Mall of Qatar is hosting the Crazy Dunkers until the 4th of June to amaze Qatar's audience with never-seen-before acrobatic slam stunts. The Crazy Dunkers are known worldwide as the leading professional acrobatic basketball slam dunk team. They have been entertaining crowds through amazing performances at big events, from the NBA Europe games to the Olympic games in Athens, Beijing and London. Visitors to Mall of Qatar will have a fond memory of amazing performances of the Crazy Dunkers who will be entertaining them with 3 shows daily as of 5pm until the 4th of June.   The worldwide leaders of acrobatic dunk ......read more

While the summer months bring iced drinks, beach days and fun in the sun, the heat and humidity can dehydrate the skin. Olay, a trusted skincare brand in the UAE, has formulated the Olay Fresh Outlast with White Strawberry & Mint Body Wash to hydrate your skin while transforming shower time into a luxurious, spa-like experience.  Hot summers call for skincare that offers intense refreshment and hydrating care. The Olay Fresh Outlast comes to save the day, with Vitamin B3 complex and nature-inspired ingredients to keep your skin hydrated and refreshed. It rinses off clean without leaving an oily, coated feel on the skin – for a weightless softness. “B” is for ......read more

DOHA, QATAR – June 01,  2022: To meet the daily needs of people at the sea and the surrounding beaches as the summer season gradually sets in, Al Meera has announced the reopening of the floating market near Safliya island. The floating supermarket, which was first launched in 2021, offers the essential products needed at the sea. The floating market provides easy access and convenience for those using private boats, yachts, ferries, and taking part in water sports along the coast. They will get the chance to purchase food and non-food products, ranging from ice-cream, snacks, beverages, rice, chicken, ice, ready-to-eat items to charcoal, first-aid products and sea essential ......read more

A Leading American International School, Northview International will deliver incredible, whole child education focusing on academic rigor for children ages 3-18.   The internationally accredited American curriculum will focus on universal values, individual growth and broad development to enable pupils to realize their full potential, build resilience and become responsible citizens of the world and will be enriched by a range of dynamic extra-curricular experiences. Doha, Qatar – June 01, 2022: Northview International School, a new vibrant school by Artemis Education Group of Schools, will deliver an accredited American international curriculum at a mid-fee allo ......read more

As part of its ongoing #Festival Cares initiatives to give back to the community, the Mall celebrated Accessibility Awareness Day with a range of inclusive activities for kids in collaboration with Qatar Foundation’s Ability Friendly Program Doha, Qatar – 31, May 2022: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment, promoted Accessibility Awareness through hosting children with special needs to enjoy an afternoon packed with fun activities at the mall’s exciting entertainment attractions in cooperation with Qatar Foundation’s Ability Friendly Program as part of the Mall’s #Festival Cares Corporate Social Respo ......read more

Express your unfiltered self with Pandora ME’s festival-inspired jewellery collection Introducing the new festival-inspired line up of Pandora ME jewellery, with even more colour, more style and more choices. Launching this summer, the new collection allows you to create your summer jewellery playlist with interchangeable pieces to express your true, unfiltered self. Remix and replay your unique looks to reflect your personality with the new range of bold styling links, open rings, medallions and mini dangles in eye-catching tones. Bursting with bright colours, including the new tie-dye enamel, these pieces will get you ready to celebrate summer in full colour. Speaking about ......read more

Doha, Qatar - 30, May 2022: Qatar's leading tech start-up, Snoonu, announced earlier today its acquisition of Akeed, a leading Omani food delivery platform with a network of more than 1000 restaurants and grocery stores.  This milestone is considered the first ever achieved by a local tech start-up in Qatar. It serves as a step propelling the rising company forward and bringing it closer to achieving its goal of becoming the first local tech Unicorn company. The agreement will also shore up Snoonu’s business objectives that aim to diversify and expand the company’s operations across the region. The acquisition announcement was made during an event that took ......read more

qic.online allows customers to buy or renew their car, motorcycle, travel, home contents, boat & yacht, and personal accident insurance policies in just 2 minutes The new portal offers instant covers comparison and product recommendation to help customers better identify the right insurance plans that suit their needs Doha, Qatar - Sunday 29th May 2022: Qatar Insurance Company (QIC), the leading insurer in Qatar and the MENA region, has announced the launch of the first all-inclusive online portal, offering the fastest digital solution to buy and renew insurance policies in Qatar. Developed with an innovative customer-centric approach, qic.online allows customers to buy their car, ......read more

Co-Hosted with Qatar Central Bank, the Euromoney Qatar Conference discussed strategy and finance in the new global landscape.  Doha, Qatar – 30, May 2022: Investment professionals, financiers, government officials and economists gathered for the Euromoney Qatar Conference on Sunday 29 May at the Ritz Carlton hotel in Doha to further educate themselves on the ever-changing dynamics of the Qatari economy. This year’s Euromoney Qatar Conference focused on global and Qatari macro outlooks, ESG and climate change, and the digitalization of the country’s financial sector. Euromoney Conferences, the world’s leading organiser of events for capital markets and ......read more

Doha’s iconic destination, Mondrian Doha invites guests to enjoy its exceptional dining experience and vibrant nightlife offering for four consecutive days between June 1st and 4th   Doha, Qatar – 26 May 2022: Mondrian Doha, Qatar’s leading luxury hotel, is pleased to announce the kick-off of its highly anticipated “Taste of Mondrian” culinary showcase with a line-up of extravagant events and exclusive offers, to be held from the 1st until the 4th of June. Mondrian Doha invites Doha’s food aficionados and global travelers to indulge their five senses across its lavish culinary offerings and vibrant nightlight for four consecutive days. M ......read more

As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility, QIC Group held a blood donation campaign for its employees at its headquarters in West Bay, yesterday, Wednesday 25th May 2022.  The yearly initiative was a direct response to urgent need of blood donors by Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) for specific blood types and to support HMC’s nationwide campaign to encourage citizens and residents to become regular blood donors.  The registration and donation process were conducted with strict precautionary measures and standards ensuring the donation process was safe. After completing the registration and mandatory pre-screening, eligible QIC Group employees donated their blood in th ......read more

Doha, Qatar – 26 May 2022: Dukhan Bank has unveiled a new digital feature for private banking customers, which is the first of its kind among Qatari banks. Dukhan Bank Investment Tracking is an exceptional self-service feature to assist customers to view their investment portfolios at ease and comfort, at the same time providing real-time reporting and analysis on portfolio performance.  Commenting on the new Investment Tracking feature, Mr. Chaouki Daher, Dukhan Bank’s GM - Head of Private Banking, stated:  “We are delighted to launch the Investment Tracking service on our Mobile Banking App which strengthens our range of next generation of digital servi ......read more

Find the most meaningful gifts to surprise family and friends for all occasions. From the Pandora Moments collection pieces, celebrate every moment with the perfect gift from Pandora. Mark the most important milestones with meaningful jewellery that celebrate beautiful moments and big achievements. Bring extra magic to birthdays, graduations, weddings and more with pieces designed to capture the memories of the occasions that shape our lives. For your sister Celebrate her birthday with sparkling reminders of her unbreakable bond with you. The hand-finished sterling silver Happy Bday Balloon Dangle Charm is carefully shaped into balloons, decorated with hand-applied enamel and engraved ......read more

Aura Hospitality the restaurant sector of Aura Group scoops the 'Best Turkish Restaurant', 'Best Middle Eastern Restaurant', 'Best Burger Joint', Favourite Mediterranean Restaurant', Favourite Lebanese Restaurant' and Favourite Family Friendly Restaurant' awards DOHA, QATAR: MAY 24, 2022: Aura Group, one of the largest companies in hospitality and food services in Qatar, stole the show at the Fact Dining Awards 2022 as six restaurants won various distinguished awards at the 7th annual Fact Dining Awards Doha event on Tuesday, May 17, 2022. The FACT Dining Awards recognizes excellence in the food and beverage industry, with winners awarded based o ......read more

Doha, May 24 (QNA) :  Under the patronage of HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, HE Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al-Thani inaugurated Tuesday morning the 14th edition of Milipol Qatar 2022, an international event for homeland security and civil defense. The three-day exhibition will be held at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Center (DECC).  The inauguration was attended by Their Excellencies Ministers and ranking officials in the country, in addition to Their Excellencies Guest Ministers who are visiting the country, as well as police leaders from several brotherly and friendly countries, Their Excellencies Ambassado ......read more

 Ralph Lauren Corporation announces the opening of a new Polo Ralph Lauren store in Doha, Qatar. The new store is located within the lively Place Vendome Mall.   The new store represents the classic yet spirited American style for which Polo Ralph Lauren is recognized throughout the world. It will include both Women’s and Men’s Collections.   The store design fuses elements of collegiate sports mixed with the great outdoors. Rustic oak flooring and planked wood wall panelling are paired with antique and vintage-inspired display cases and tables, as well as an eclectic mix of artwork and decorative props. The store aesthetic reflects the same sensibility as th ......read more

Doha – May 23, 2022: Senior researchers and medical students at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) have published a paper focused on improving drug-screening platforms for vascular diseases. The research team, led by Dr. Isra Marei, Post-Doctoral Associate in Pharmacology, includes four members of WCM-Q’s Class of 2024 - Tala Abu Samaan, Maryam Ali Al-Quradaghi, Asmaa A Farah and Shamin Hayat Mahmud – plus Professor Chris Triggle, Professor of Pharmacology, and Associate Professor of Pharmacology Hong Ding.  The study has been published in Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine as an invited review for a special issue on regenerative medicine and is titled, &lsqu ......read more

New curriculum is piloted in seven Qatar schools   A team of researchers at Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar (CMU-Q), a Qatar Foundation partner university, has created a three-year computer science curriculum for middle school students to prepare students for higher level classes in computer science. The project was funded by a Qatar National Research Fund (QNRF) grant from the National Priorities Research Program. The new curriculum is being piloted in seven Qatar schools this year, as well as schools in Pakistan and the United States. The team has already trained more than 200 teachers, who are teaching the new curriculum to more than 20,000 students in total. Saquib R ......read more

The agreement will see the online portal provide IT development services to the charitable association Riyadh, KSA, 19 April 2022: Zamzam.com, the online portal facilitating Umrah booking services in the region, announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with AlBirr Charitable Society in Makkah Al Mukarramah. The MoU aims to help develop the Information Technology Unit at the association and was signed by the CEO of Zamzam.com, Mr. Omar Siraj Akbar, and Mr. Hisham Abderrahman Shilly, Vice Chairman of the Board of the AlBirr Charitable Society in Makkah Al Mukarramah. As part of its commitment to the Kingdom’s Vision 2030 to provide support to the society, and wi ......read more

20, May 2022 - Doha, Qatar – Award-winning Cantonese restaurant, Hakkasan Doha welcomes guests to its lounge terrace for Hakkatini Nights, starting this May nightly from 6:00 pm until 11:30 pm. Hakkasan’s lounge will come to life every evening with sunset, pre-dinner or after-dinner late night bites and drinks for just QAR 98 per person. Adding a glamourous twist to the nightlife scene in Doha, Hakkatini Nights offers guests the best stylish atmosphere in its refreshed space and vibrant lounge.  The upscale lounge space sets the scene for friends and social connectors to meet, wash away the mid-week blues and enjoy the night. From sunset into the night, sounds of H ......read more

Doha – May 19, 2022: Researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) have identified metabolites that are associated with type 2 diabetes and its complications, mainly obesity, retinopathy and dyslipidemia. The study, led by Dr. Noha Yousri, Assistant Professor of Research in Genetic Medicine at WCM-Q, analyzed 1,300 metabolites in samples from 996 Qatari adults (57 percent of whom had type 2 diabetes) and 1,159 metabolites from an independent cohort of 2,618 individuals from the Qatar BioBank (11 percent of whom had type 2 diabetes). It identified 373 metabolites associated with type 2 diabetes, obesity, retinopathy, dyslipidemia (measured through lipoprotein levels). A total o ......read more

Under the Patronage of H.E. Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al Thani, Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, State of Qatar, The Euromoney Qatar Conference Returns Doha, 17 May 2022 – The Euromoney Qatar Conference returns to Doha on Sunday 29 May 2022 at The Ritz- Carlton Hotel. Co-hosted by Qatar Central Bank, this high-level gathering of financiers and investors will chart the latest developments in Qatar’s economic story.  With the world’s most highly anticipated football event to be hosted in Doha this year, the eyes of the world will be on Qatar. What will they see? A country that has emerged from the pandemic in strong economic shape and wit ......read more

Doha, Qatar: Two of the world’s most prestigious hospitality names – Raffles and Fairmont – will join Qatar’s growing hospitality offering by Q3 this year, in time for the FIFA World Cup 2022. It’s a milestone development for the sector and for the nation as the two properties, the five-star all-suite Raffles Doha and Fairmont Doha, will be housed in the iconic Katara Towers, an architectural landmark built in tribute to Qatar’s national emblem of two intertwined scimitar swords. The two hotels will be beacons to hospitality excellence and to Qatar’s contemporary ambitions encompassing the latest in intuitive design, theatrical gastronomy, 360 wel ......read more

Doha – May 17, 2022:  Newly graduated doctors of Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) have matched with residency programs at some of the world’s most prestigious university hospitals.  The newly qualified doctors, who graduated this month, matched with residency training programs at elite institutions in Qatar and the United States, including Hamad Medical Corporation, Johns Hopkins Medicine in Baltimore, Case Western/University Hospital Cleveland, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine, the University of Pennsylvania, Tufts Medical Center in Boston, Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island, and NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, among others.  T ......read more

Doha, Qatar – 15 May 2022 – 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 Khalifa Alhussaini and Aljazi Al- Adbah each won a cash prize of 10,000 Qatari Riyals. Also, a cash prize worth 5,000 Qatari Riyals was awarded to Reham Ismail, Ibrahim Al-Nasr, Sheeshma Zaki, Sheikh Khalid Al-Thani, Khalid Al-Ansari, Fahad Juma, Sara Al-Adbah, Maryam Al-Obaidan, Najla Al-Mulla, Mohammed Fakhroo, Sultan Al-Naemi, Marwa Shaat, Rawdha Aldosari, Ibrahim Sedaqat, Khalid Al-Hadhrumi, Asmaa Al-Obaidan, Khalid Al-Thani, Noor Al ......read more

 With a culinary offering based on the freshness of the sea, Lobito de Mar promises the finest Mediterranean cuisine in Doha with produce from the best markets in Andalusia. Doha, May 16, 2022.- On Tuesday 10th of May, Málaga’s 3 Star Michelin chef, chef Dani García, officially opened his newest Lobito de Mar venue outside of Spain with a huge grand opening that was the talk of the town. Lobito’s grand opening official sponsors were Millennium travel and Moyses Stevens flower shop. Millennium travel, one of the leading travel companies in Doha,  caters to the travel needs of  corporates & individuals alike  sell flights , private charters , ......read more

Supporting exports, imports, and freight forwarding services for major events and initiatives in Qatar and abroad, the company celebrates inspiring accomplishments during 2021 and Q1 2022 Doha, 16, May 2022 – Qatar’s most trusted logistics partner, Bin Yousef Cargo, recently celebrated an array of exceptional achievements and initiatives during 2021 and the first quarter of 2022. From the completion of major supply projects in Qatar and abroad, to the smooth progress of the company’s growth strategy, and a recognition of the efficiency of its logistical processes, Bin Youssef Cargo has demonstrated strength and resilience in operations and logistics management. ......read more

Doha, Qatar – May 12 2022: The 14th edition of Milipol Qatar 2022, the Middle East’s leading international event for homeland security and civil defence, which will be held from 24-26 May at Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre (DECC), will feature a two-day seminar program centered on major event security management and solutions to combat increasing cybersecurity risks. The seminar will launch on Wednesday, May 25 with major local and international experts and with 21 presentations probing all aspects for the safe delivery of major events. Notably, keynote speeches will be given by a representative of the Safety & Security Operations Committee (SSOC) of the FIFA World ......read more

Doha – May 9, 2022: The next generation of doctors currently learning their craft at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) had the chance to develop core physicianship skills when they took online consultations with some of the youngest members of the community.  Medical students at WCM-Q logged in to the event to take part in a series of consultations with children aged two months to six years, under the supervision of qualified pediatricians. The event, which has been held virtually since 2020 owing to physical distancing guidelines, is an important step in the clinical training of the students as they experience for the first time the joy and challenge of engaging with a youn ......read more

Qatar Airways Cargo celebrates a record year for salmon shipments out of Norway, and demonstrates excellence in the transport of perishable seafood.  DOHA, Qatar – With seven Qatar Airways passenger flights and six Boeing 777 freighter services each week, the Oslo-Doha route is well served, and the airline’s cargo capacity well stocked. 95 per cent of all perishable seafood (PES) on board Qatar Airways flights out of Scandinavia, is salmon. Iceland and Faroe Island (Denmark) also see some seafood traffic which includes live king crabs, trout, and other seafood, however the bulk of the salmon business originates in Norway. At 1.3 million tonnes of salmon exported in 2021 ......read more

ZULAL WELLNESS RESORT BY CHIVA-SOM ENCOURAGES THE COMMUNITY IN QATAR TO PARTICIPATE IN POSITIVE “EARTHING” PRACTICES FOR TREMENDOUS HEALTH BENEFITS   The region’s largest holistic wellness resort sheds light on the simple act of coming into direct contact with the earth’s surface, such as walking barefoot on the beach or sitting on grass, bringing significant health benefits for all the family    Doha, Qatar – 07 May 2022:   Zulal Wellness Resort offers a plethora of earthing experiences aimed at balancing the body, mind and spirt. As part of the Zulal’s retreats, wellness goers will be able to enjoy a number of earthin ......read more

Running throughout the month of May, Doha Festival City will host its annual Homeware Festival showcasing its exclusive offering across the largest collection of global homewares retailers under the one roof in Qatar The Homeware Festival this year will take a new twist with a Virtual Reality experience and a myriad of exciting pop-up exhibitions throughout the Mall  Doha, Qatar – 07 May 2022: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining and entertainment announced the launch of its highly-anticipated annual Homeware Festival from the 12th of May until the 8th of June, showcasing the latest collections from its wide range of international homeware ......read more

 Qatar’s luxury hospitality pioneer, located in the heart of Msheireb Downtown Doha, has announced an exciting line up of F&B offers, gearing up for the summer season with stunning offers  Doha, 07 May 2022 – Park Hyatt Doha, a luxury hospitality pioneer and sophisticated luxury retreat in the cultural heart of the city, Msheireb Downtown Doha, unveiled an array of tantalizing dining offers to kick start summer across its flagship dining venues, Sora and Opus, featuring live entertainment, activities and an exclusive celebratory atmosphere. Opus will launch the Brunch Club every Saturday from 12:30pm to 4pm. The delightful buffet-style brunch will feature live ......read more

NEW YORK- MAY 5, 2022:  Ogilvy today announced that Paul O’Donnell, Chairman of Ogilvy EMEA, will be retiring after 37 years with the agency. Throughout his tenure, O’Donnell has held a range of leadership positions spanning clients, geographies, and businesses. “It has been an honour to have worked with thousands of Ogilvy colleagues and clients across the globe during my career. It has been a rich and fulfilling experience in which I have travelled the world and helped grow brands and businesses in just about every market you can imagine,” O’Donnell said. “The longevity of my career was due to two things: working with great people and managi ......read more

Zulal Wellness Resort invites guests to sample a true taste of wellness and purification at the region’s first holistic wellness resort Doha, Qatar – 04 May 2022:  Zulal Wellness Resort by Chiva-Som, the region’s largest holistic wellness resort and the world's first contemporary showcase of Traditional Arabic & Islamic Medicine (TAIM), invites guests to its ‘One Night Wellness Experience’ at Zulal Discovery and learn about the resort’s exclusive retreat packages.  Zulal’s One Night Wellness Experience offers guests a holistic wellness experience introducing them to the world of TAIM and its copious healing capabilities that ......read more

Qatar Airways Cargo continues its commitment by launching Chapter 3 of its WeQare programme, "Let's Stand Together". Chapter 3 involves a big donation drive that seeks to gather donations in kind for children, from April 26 to May 10 2022.   DOHA, Qatar – Commitment, care and charity means a lot to Qatar Airways Cargo. The success of the first two chapters of the WeQare programme demonstrated it very well. Chapter 1, “One Million Kilos” launched in July 2020 led the way by providing the free transport of 1 million kilos of humanitarian aid and medical equipment to charitable organisations. As for Chapter 2, “Rewild the Planet”, Qatar Airways ......read more

Co-hosted with Qatar Central Bank, the ninth Euromoney Qatar Conference returns on Sunday 29 May to Doha. The Euromoney Conference will focus on the latest developments around Qatar’s strategy and finance in the new global landscape. As the eyes of the world turn to Qatar for World Cup 2022, they will see a country that has emerged from the pandemic in strong economic shape and with an increasingly important role in regional and global geopolitics.   Euromoney will explore how Qatar can capitalise on the success of its strategy. What’s next for the nation, its financial institutions, and its investors? How will they deploy their capital domestically and internatio ......read more

On the joyous occasion, Doha Festival City invites guests and shoppers to share the excitement of Eid celebrations with special Eid-inspired decorations, kids henna and face painting Doha, Qatar – 30 April 2022: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment is getting ready for the Eid celebrations with exclusive decorations and kids activities inviting visitors and shoppers to join in the festivities at the Mall. The Mall will be adorned with dazzling Eid decorations welcoming guests to participate in the spirit of Eid. Doha Festival City’s diverse dining outlets offer the perfect opportunity for families to enjoy festive meals ......read more

Highest Quarterly Revenue in Company’s History Reflect Strong Demand for Premium LG Home Appliances and Auto Parts Dubai, April 29, 2022 — LG Electronics Inc. (LG) today announced first-quarter 2022 consolidated sales of KRW 21.11 trillion (USD 17.53 billion) – the highest quarterly revenue in company history. Operating profit of KRW 1.88 trillion (USD 1.56 billion) was positively impacted by royalty income, partially offset by a one-time workforce restructuring cost.   Compared with the first quarter a year ago, revenues grew by 18.5 percent and profitability soared by 6.4 percent, reflecting very strong demand for LG home appliances as consumers around ......read more

Qatar’s luxury hospitality pioneer in Msheireb Downtown Doha announced exciting offers to celebrate Eid Al Fitr, giving guests the chance to celebrate this festive occasion and enjoy the warm hospitality in Qatar Doha, 28 April 2022 – Park Hyatt Doha, a luxury hospitality pioneer and sophisticated luxury retreat in the cultural heart of the city, Msheireb Downtown Doha, is offering guests the chance to revel in the joy of Eid festivities in Doha in comfortable luxury. This year Eid festivities in Doha will take a new twist, from launching the region’s first-ever giant balloon parade, to marching bands, daily firework displays, carnival games and food stalls at the D ......read more

An array of unique experiences offering guests a host of culinary delights, as well as staycation offer and spa treatments during Eid Al Fitr that will immerse them in the true state of Mondrian 26 April 2022, Doha, Qatar – Mondrian Doha, Qatar’s leading luxury hotel, is pleased to announce a myriad of exclusive offers throughout its culinary emporium, in addition to award-winning ESPA treatments and special staycation offer to celebrate the joyous occasion of Eid al Fitr. Qatar residents and guests will enjoy Mondrian’s exquisite cuisine offerings this Eid and excite their taste buds with delicacies from some of the world’s award-winning chefs while relishing i ......read more

April 28, 2022:  A team of students from Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar (CMU-Q), a Qatar Foundation partner university, won the QatarDebate Arabic National Universities Debating Championship in Arabic, with all three debaters placing in the top ten speakers of both the tournament and championship.  Rahaf Abutarbush, Ammar Karkour and Abdullah Shaar had a perfect record in league competitions this academic year, placing first in the Arabic National Universities League. In the championship final, they faced off against a team from Qatar University, and were ultimately victorious. This is the second consecutive year the team has won the Qatar national championship, and the sec ......read more

Doha – April 27, 2022:  Forty-eight talented high school students with ambitions to become physicians have completed the challenging Qatar Aspiring Doctors Program (QADP), run by the Office of Student Outreach and Educational Development at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q).  The program runs from September to March and offers advanced tuition in the physical sciences, biology, research skills and English for academic purposes to help students who wish to study medicine at WCM-Q hit the ground running. Given the challenging nature of much of the material, there was a celebratory atmosphere when the successful students gathered at WCM-Q for a completion ceremony to ma ......read more

Doha, Wednesday 27 April 2022: Qatar Insurance Company (QIC), the leading insurer in Qatar and the Middle East North African (MENA) region, announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2022. Following a meeting of the board of Directors on Tuesday 26th of April 2022, which was presided over by Mr. Khalifa Abdulla Turki Al Subaey, Chairman & Managing Director oF QIC Group, the Board approved the financial results. QIC registered a robust net profit of QAR 230 million for the first quarter of 2022. The Group’s results was driven by the solid performance of its domestic and MENA operations, strong technical results across QIC’s franchise and the cost-leadership of it ......read more

As part of its ongoing #Festival Cares initiatives to give back to the community, the Mall donated essential food supplies to workers in the industrial area and other locations and to families in need to mark the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan Doha, Qatar – 26 April 2022: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment, is pleased to announce its collaboration with Qatari Charity in a joint food drive during the holy month of Ramadan. As part of the ongoing #Festival Cares initiative, Doha Festival City donated 500 boxes with essential Ramadan food supplies to Mall services personnel, as well as to workers in the Industrial Area and ......read more

 Inspiring Positive Change Within The Community During Ramadan Giving voice to all community members to share their change stories, inspirations, and simple thoughts towards change Doha, Qatar – Tuesday 26 April 2022: Qatar Insurance Company (QIC), the leading insurer in Qatar and the MENA region, has launched a successful full-out brand awareness campaign labeled ‘Time For Change’, designed to inspire positive change within all members of the community in Qatar. Rolled out in celebration of QIC’s recent rebrand, ‘Time For Change’ come to showcase the company’s success in changing its brand identity emphasizing values of synergy, reci ......read more

DOHA, QATAR: Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar (CMU-Q), a Qatar Foundation partner university, welcomed newly admitted students at the Marhaba Tartans event.  Each year, CMU-Q hosts the admitted students to learn more about the university, including academic programs and student experience. This is the first time Marhaba Tartans has been in-person since 2019, and the sessions were also live-streamed for those who could not attend. Michael Trick, dean of CMU-Q, noted that admission to the CMU-Q Class of 2026 was exceptionally competitive. “Students, you are among a very select group, and I want to congratulate each and every one of you. You have worked hard in high school, ......read more

Reshaping the digital insurance landscape in the MENA region  QIC Insurance Group, the leading insurer in Qatar and the MENA region, announced as part of its digital strategy, the creation of Digital Venture Partners (QIC DVP) - a business unit bound to become the ecosystem orchestrator for insurance and insurtech in the MENA region.  QIC DVP aims to reshape the digital insurance landscape by building new digital ventures, leveraging existing assets, partnering with Big Tech and corporates, and strategically investing in high potential early-stage startups.  “The launch of QIC Digital Venture Partners is a significant milestone for our digital future. Ground ......read more

EAA’s Qatar Scholarship Programme and Awqaf bolster access to higher education in Qatar  Doha, 25 April 2022 – The Education Above All Foundation (EAA) and The General Directorate of Endowments (Awqaf) hosted a celebratory iftar at the Diplomatic Club on Sunday to award outstanding students for their academic performance, welcome new recipients, and honour graduates of the Qatar Scholarship programme in Qatar. The ceremony was attended by His Excellency Dr. Ibrahim bin Saleh Al Nuaimi, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Education and Higher Education, Dr. Salem Al-Naemi, President of University of Doha for Science and Technology, Dr. Sheikh Khalid bin Mohammed bin G ......read more

Over 3000 Snoonu and Snoomart cobranded boxes were distributed by Snoonu drivers to mark the joyous occasion of Garangao 23 April 2022 – Doha, Qatar:  Qatar’s leading tech start-up Snoonu is pleased to announce its collaboration with Dukhan Bank where over 3000 Snoonu and Snoomart cobranded Garangao boxes were distributed to Snoonu customers on Garangao day by Snoonu drivers. Garangao is a tradition celebrated across the Gulf Region marking the fasting of the first half of the Holy month of Ramadan. Being one of Ramadan’s most important celebrations in Qatar, Garangao is usually most enjoyed by children while rejoicing with families and friends.  The Ga ......read more

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