Swooping up 18 awards for Internationally acclaimed fine dining concepts in Qatar
Doha, Qatar, May 15, 2023: Driven by the sense of commitment and the strive to introduce innovative and iconic concepts in Qatar and the region, Alfardan Hospitality continues to stand out with immense achievements and success for exceptional culinary craftsmanship. The group and its leading brands have been recognized with multiple awards this year, during the prestigious FACT dining Awards 2023 edition.
With consistent luxury hospitality services for over 10 years and immense presence in Qatar’s exquisite properties such as The St. Regis Marsa Arabia Island, The Pearl - Qatar, The St. Regis Doha, Marsa Malaz Kempinski the Pearl and Kempinski Suites & Residences, Alfardan Hospitality obtained 18 notable awards as Qatar’s top ......read more
Home to the widest collection of iconic brands, ranging from fast fashion through to luxury, as well as offering an unmatched dining and entertainment experience, Doha Festival City further cements its position as Qatar’s premier mall destination with an impressive 468 opened stores.
Doha, Qatar – 14 May 2023 - Doha Festival City, Qatar's ultimate destination for shopping, dining, and entertainment, having recently revamped its brand positioning “It’s my Place, my Choice”, has expanded its extensive selection of internationally celebrated brands with the opening of 15 new stores since January alone this year bringing the total number of tenancies to an impressive 468.
The renowned American brand Skechers, known for its athleisure and casual collections, and offering a wide range of footwear, ......read more
Couples are invited to cherish their special day at Al Thuraya Ballroom, one of Doha’s most luxurious and sought-after wedding venues, offering bespoke packages and personalized service.
Doha, Qatar – 14 May 2023 – Pullman Doha West Bay, a premium 5-star hotel in the heart of Doha’s West Bay, combining lifestyle and design for business and leisure, is pleased to announce a special summer package for weddings.
Couples who book their wedding at the Pullman Doha West Bay between June and August will receive a special package starting at only 200 QAR per person, terms and conditions apply.
Pullman Doha West Bay hosts the ideal venue for weddings, offering an exceptional experience with luxurious facilities and a dedicated team that ensures every detail is taken care of.
Located in the ......read more
This latest edition features a new design and continues to captivate readers, focusing on the mall’s sustainability mission while featuring Noor Stars, the face of American Eagle’s new campaign.
Doha, Qatar – 26 April 2023 - Doha Festival City, Qatar’s ultimate destination for shopping, dining, and entertainment, having recently revamped its brand positioning “It’s my Place, my Choice”, is delighted to announce the release of the latest edition of its Festival Magazine for the second quarter of 2023, featuring Noor Stars who has recently collaborated with American Eagle on their newest collection.
The highly anticipated second issue of Festival Magazine highlights the latest fashion, beauty, and dining experiences for spring and summer of 2023. Readers can indulge in a variety of ......read more
Shoppers and visitors will enjoy fun-filled celebrations throughout the mall with dedicated kids’ activities, roaming performances as well as stunning decorations and diverse shopping and dining options for a unique Eid experience.
Doha, Qatar – 20 April 2023: Doha Festival City, Qatar’s ultimate destination for shopping, dining, and entertainment, having recently revamped its brand positioning “It’s my Place, my Choice”, is gearing up for Eid festivities with entertaining activities designed for all members of the family including a special area for kids' enjoyment, a series of parades as well as exclusive decorations, inviting visitors to a one-of-a-kind Eid celebration.
During Eid, the mall will be adorned with stunning decorations, inviting guests to immerse themselves in the ......read more
Enjoy Eid feasts, a poolside brunch with live music, and a staycation offer at one of Qatar’s most historically significant buildings.
Doha, Qatar – 19 April 2023 – The Ned Doha, the city’s newest hotel and private members’ club, is inviting members and guests to celebrate the joyous occasion of Eid Al Fitr with special offers including one of a kind staycation offers, as well as an outdoor poolside brunch experience at Malibu Kitchen and a wide spread of Eid feasts at Millie’s.
Guests can treat themselves to a memorable Eid staycation at The Ned Doha, where they can experience bedrooms complete with amenities. Guests can benefit from a special offer when booking two nights or more and receive a credit of QAR 400 to be used at the restaurants or Ned's Club Spa.
Guests can ......read more
The luxurious 5-star hotel in West Bay introduces exciting new offers for Eid, including enticing brunch packages and exclusive staycation deals.
19 April 2023 – Doha, Qatar – Pullman Doha West Bay, a premium 5-star hotel in the heart of Doha’s West Bay, combining lifestyle and design for business and leisure, has announced special offers to welcome Eid al-Fitr with Qatar residents, who are looking for a relaxing escape destination amid excellent service that caters to the needs of each and every family member.
With packages starting at QAR 999 per room, available for two adults and two kids (5 years of age and under), guests will be able to enjoy Pullman’s ultra-modern and chic Superior rooms and Executive Suites with their spectacular views of Doha’s skyline, the West Bay district, and the ......read more
Doha – 17 April 2023: Souq Waqif Boutique Hotels, the five-star designer collection of boutique hotels, and Al Najada Hotel, the iconic property at the heart of Doha, introduced the exclusive offers to celebrate Eid Al Fitr, allowing guests to enjoy the upscale level of services and spend cherished and memorable vacation with their loved ones.
During Eid, Souq Waqif Boutique Hotels and Al Najada Hotel will provide their patrons with the opportunity to discover the warmth and authenticity of Qatari hospitality. Available from April 21 until April 25, the Eid package offers accommodation at any of the souq’s hotels and Al Najada hotel at a starting rate of QR 590 per room accommodating two persons. The stay will include a lush breakfast buffet for two, free access to the outdoor swimming pool and gym, and QR 75 ......read more
Mondrian Doha continues to spoil its guests with unrivalled offers to celebrate Eid Al Fitr
Doha, Qatar: Always bringing exclusive experiences to its guests, Mondrian Doha has announced a myriad of unmatched offers throughout its culinary emporium and its award-winning ESPA to celebrate the joyous Eid al Fitr. For the occasion, the hotel will be inviting guests to immerse themselves in an oasis of indulgence and fantasy with never ending entertainment and unrivalled offers.
Mikel Ibrahim, General Manager of Mondrian Doha, said: “The team is honoured to celebrate Eid al Fitr with our beloved guests this year, by sharing joy and warmth and creating unforgettable memories together! With our state-of-the-art facilities, world-class cuisine, and exceptional customer service, we strive to provide an unforgettable experience ......read more
Guests will indulge in an exquisite Iftar and Suhoor experience at Al Khayma Tent and benefit from amazing staycation offers
29 March 2023 – Doha, Qatar – Pullman Doha West Bay, a 5-star high-rise tower hotel designed for guests to relax, work, and play, combining lifestyle and design for business and leisure, announced exciting offers for Ramadan to welcome residents and visitors of Qatar with unique experiences on gastronomy and staycation.
Diners are invited to enjoy a festive culinary experience at Al Khayma, the open-air Ramadan tent, on the terrace of Pullman Doha West Bay, offering an extensive Iftar (QAR 249) and Suhoor buffet (QAR 229). The buffet’s diverse plates and magnificent presentations are a tribute to Arab’s generosity and their longstanding culture of sharing.
With ......read more
On this special occasion, the mall will host a dedicated campaign highlighting core values of Islam to raise awareness amongst visitors and shoppers of its importance and relevance
A dedicated section for arts and crafts, games and storytelling for children will also be available throughout the month
Doha, Qatar – 28 March 2023: Doha Festival City, Qatar’s ultimate destination for shopping, dining, and entertainment, having recently revamped its brand positioning “It’s my Place, my Choice”, is celebrating Ramadan with a wide range of edutainment activities for children and adults alike.
On this blessed occasion, the mall is taking on a serene, festive ambiance, with messages reflecting the seven Islamic values highlighted during the month, including integrity, patience, charity and ......read more
Guests are invited to savour an unparalleled Ramadan experience in a majestic setting at their favourite dining destinations and benefit from exclusive offers across the hotel.
18 March 2023 – Doha, Qatar: Le Royal Méridien Doha, the timelessly chic hotel located in the heart of Lusail, and connected to the Parisian-inspired Place Vendome, is celebrating its first Ramadan in Qatar with exclusive offers across its dining destinations including Layali Le Royal ballroom, YEDI by Chef Esat, and The Terrace .
General Manager Gerrit Graf said: “Le Royal Méridien Doha is honoured to welcome guests this
Ramadan to experience an elaborate offering of traditional Middle Eastern favorites. Guests are invited to savour the simple joys of the blessed month with family and friends, while relishing premium hospitality in a refined ......read more
Doha, Qatar – 15 March 2023: Doha Festival City, Qatar’s ultimate destination for shopping, dining, and entertainment, having recently revamped its brand positioning “It’s my Place, my Choice”, is pleased to announce its gold sponsorship of the 6th Edition of the Tarsheed Carnival 2023, organised by the Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa) representative of the national program of conservation and efficiency (Tarsheed).
Held at Kahramaa Awareness Park from 7 – 11 March, Doha Festival City was one of four gold sponsors, alongside QNB, Msheireb Properties and ConocoPhillips, for the week-long carnival that aimed to raise awareness among the public about sustainable development goals, which are in line with global vision as well as the objectives of Qatar National Vision ......read more
It’s every woman’s dream – an extensive luxurious pampering experience exclusively for ladies.
Doha, Qatar – 12 March 2023: As part of its 360-degree approach to health and wellbeing, Banana Island Resort Doha’s Anantara Spa has recently launched “Women’s Wednesdays,” a comprehensive spa journey uniquely curated for women, beginning this month – which is also recognized as the “Women’s Month”.
Invite your dearest lady friends and work colleagues, unwind in style and share an indulgent range of holistic treatments together. The journey starts with refreshing welcome drinks, a quick consultation, and then a tour of the spa facilities. This will be followed by a delightful 60-minute Turkish or Moroccan bath at one of the grandest Hammam facilities in Doha. ......read more
The campaign, held for the second consecutive year under the mall’s #FestivalCares CSR programme, featured an activation booth at the mall to raise awareness on the services dedicated for women and children subject to domestic violence in Qatar
Doha, Qatar – 6 March 2023: Doha Festival City, Qatar’s ultimate destination for shopping, dining, and entertainment, having recently revamped its brand positioning “It’s my Place, my Choice”, has partnered with the Protection and Social Rehabilitation Center (AMAN), one of Qatar Foundation’s social work centres, on an awareness campaign around domestic abuse, and to promote the center’s 919 hotline for reporting it.
The campaign, sponsored by the Seashore Group in this edition, was held for the second consecutive year as part of ......read more
The hub offers Clinique La Prairie’s innovative approach to longevity, combining assessments, wellbeing, aesthetics, and movement
March 6, 2023, Doha: Alfardan Hospitality announces the Launch of Clinique La Prairie’s new Longevity Hub at The St. Regis Marsa Arabia Island, The Pearl - Qatar, which took place on Saturday 4th of March. The opening ceremony took place in the presence of representatives from Alfardan Group including Mr. Omar Alfardan, CEO of Alfardan Group, Ms. Zohour Omar Alfardan, Head of Development & Lifestyle at Alfardan Hospitality, Mr. Simon Gibertoni, CEO of Clinique La Prairie Switzerland, and other prominent guests.
The arrival of the first Longevity Hub in the region and the third in the world introduces the brand’s unique offerings and reputation across the ......read more
The special offer can be booked online, offering guests a rewarding vacation deal at the luxury hotel in the cultural heart of Doha
Doha, Qatar – 28 February 2023: Park Hyatt Doha, a luxury hospitality pioneer and sophisticated luxury retreat in the cultural heart Msheireb Downtown Doha, has announced an exclusive new package offer for nationals and residents in The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA). The new package offers guests a free night with every 2-night stay, providing them with a tranquil retreat for a cozy winter vacation. To avail the offer, guests need to use the special promo code “Hayya” when booking on Hyatt.com.
Commenting on the offer, Roger Saad, General Manager at Park Hyatt Doha, said: “We are delighted to offer our guests the opportunity to relax and energize with our exclusive ......read more
“Unleash the Inner Designer in You”, this year’s edition of the festival, running throughout March, will use artificial intelligence to allow visitors to visualise their dream space
Hosted under Qatar Tourism’s Shop Qatar, the Homeware Festival will also offer hundreds of product prizes and mega prizes worth up to QAR 1,000,000.
Doha, Qatar – 22 February 2023: As part of Qatar Tourism’s month-long retail celebration, ‘Shop Qatar,’ Doha Festival City, Qatar’s one and only mall of choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment, announced the launch of the 4th edition of its highly-anticipated annual Homeware Festival, which will take place from the 1st to the 18th of March, sponsored by Dr. Scent, Eggo, Philips and Technoblue.
The mall will host an exhibition featuring 14 ......read more
• Ahead of its opening in Q2 2023, Spanish-born Daniel Méndez has been appointed as General Manager of NH Collection Oasis Doha Hotel.
• Méndez has a proven track record in overseeing pre-opening and opening hotel projects in Europe and Africa, making him an ideal choice to lead the first NH Collection hotel to open in Qatar.
• Daniel will head up an experienced, multinational team, with a strong background in launching landmark hotels and resorts.
NH Collection Oasis Doha Hotel is delighted to announce the appointment of Daniel Méndez as General Manager of the hotel and beach club, ahead of its opening early in 2023.
A Spanish national, Daniel possesses close to two decades of executive management experience with NH Hotels part of Minor Group. Méndez has taken several progressive ......read more
Qatar’s favourite shopping destination features a host of globally celebrated brands spanning sports fashion and accessories
The Mall announced an array of amazing offers at some of its flagship stores, available for members of its Sports Club throughout the year, as well as big, exciting plans down the line to mark the upcoming national celebration of sports
Doha, Qatar – 6 February 2023: Doha Festival City, Qatar’s one and only mall of choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment, is ramping up the excitement for the National Sports Day with a myriad of offers available for shoppers to indulge in throughout the year.
Last year, Doha Festival City unveiled its exclusive Sports Club, one of the Mall’s most recent shopping club concepts that avails members a wide array of discounts and special offers ......read more
Doha, Qatar – 2 February 2023: In the heart of the Pearl Island, Corinthia Yacht Club launches its first ever afternoon tea – available for both members and non-members— allowing guests to revel in luxurious surroundings whilst enjoying an exquisite, quintessentially British ritual.
“Corinthia’s flagship hotel in London is famed for its afternoon tea service, and we are excited about launching this delightful ritual for guests to enjoy. We are confident that our tea ceremony, which has been crafted to exacting standards, competes on a global scale in Qatar’s first and most exclusive Yacht Club.” Commented Matthew Dixon, Managing Director of Corinthia Doha.
Guests will experience a variety of elegant patisserie items created by a Michelin-trained Executive Pastry Chef, ......read more
Sponsored by Doha Festival City
The popular event garnered massive crowds, helping in reinvigorating the Old Doha Port as a tourist destination in the country
Doha, Qatar – 1 February 2023: Doha Festival City, Qatar’s one and only mall of choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment, participated earlier this week as a platinum sponsor in the third edition of the Qatar Balloon Festival. The event, held from the 19th to 28th of January 2023, with Qatar Tourism as the strategic partner, received amazing traction from Qatar residents and visitors, who found it an exceptional and unique experience.
This year, the event expanded its scope significantly from the previous iterations, with balloon flights taking off from multiple locations around Qatar, including Lusail City, Aspire Zone, Sealine Beach, and its ......read more
West Bay’s newest 5-Star hotel curates staycation packages featuring breakfast and dinner buffets, full access to recreational facilities, and signature Pullman Spa treatments for Qatar residents to revel in.
1 February 2023 – Doha, Qatar – Pullman Doha, one of West Bay’s newest 5-star hotels designed for guests to relax, work, and play, is bringing the widely-popular staycation offers back to Qatar to celebrate the new year with residents, visitors, and tourists for an exciting start of the new year.
Located in West Bay, Pullman Doha is ready to welcome guests with a host of exclusive offers. “As we venture into 2023, we are thrilled to celebrate the new year by launching an all-inclusive offer across rooms and suites, dining, health and wellness [including spa] and more. Our rooms combine ......read more
The mall is rocketing into the new year with a new strategy, brand positioning, and a robust lineup of events and activations that will cater to visitors of all age groups.
Doha, Qatar – 23 January 2023: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment, unveiled its new brand positioning “It’s my place, my choice” tailored for 2023.
The new strategy and positioning aim to bolster the mall’s position as the ultimate destination for shopping, dining, and entertainment, while also emphasising that it will move toward enhancing this position and diversifying its offering, activations, and events to truly provide a bespoke experience to each of its visitors.
Commenting on the announcement Robert Hall, Festival City General Manager, said: “We enjoyed a ......read more
The campaign raises awareness about the importance of vaccination against the disease to combat the flu this winter season and comes as part of the #FestivalCares CSR programme
Doha, Qatar – 17 January 2023: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only international choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment, announced that it is organising a flu vaccination campaign in partnership with Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC). The campaign, which will last from 16 – 26 January will feature a booth in which health professionals from HMC will be present to raise awareness on the importance of protecting oneself against the disease and to administer the vaccine to the Mall’s visitors and customers.
Commenting on the announcement, Robert Hall, Festival City General Manager, said: “Building on the success of ......read more
With live entertainment shows and football-centric activities, visitors to the Mall’s Centre Court and Arena enjoyed an action-packed month of events to celebrate the football festivities during Qatar’s global football event
Doha, Qatar – 31 December 2022: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only international choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment, successfully wrapped up its month-long #WorldLetsMeet campaign, having attracted the highest number of local and international crowds to celebrate the international football season through a robust and exciting events programme that was crowned with Qatar National Day celebrations.
Since its launch on November 17th, the #WorldLetsMeet campaign celebrating the largest football event in the world, welcomed visitors of all ages and from all over the ......read more
The ultimate relaxation zone within a magnificent interior, as well as a luxury tranquil garden setting on the terrace, the Pullman Spa provides a peaceful wellness experience.
Doha, Qatar – December 29, 2022: Pullman Doha, one of Qatar’s newest 5-star hotels, has announced a range of wellness and relaxation winter offers allowing guests to rejuvenate and unwind in its spa sanctuary.
Providing an immersive wellness offering, the Pullman Spa features separate female and male spa areas with 8 spa treatment rooms inclusive of private showers and an overflowing bathtub for a unique infinity pool experience. The treatment rooms emit a selected spectrum of colors enhancing the guests’ spa experience through chromotherapy, a color therapy that involves the use of color and light to stimulate ......read more
The hotel’s pristine spa provides a tranquil destination of wellbeing carefully curated to enrich the senses
Doha, Qatar – 26 December 2022: Park Hyatt Doha, a luxury hospitality pioneer and sophisticated luxury retreat in the cultural heart of Msheireb Downtown Doha, announced its latest spa offers for guests to enjoy a serene escape from the hustle and bustle of city life to a world of tranquility with a host of offers and product packages to welcome the winter season.
Roger Saad, General Manager at Park Hyatt Doha, said: “After a month of festivities during the recent football season, we would like to offer our guests a relaxing luxury spa experience with a spa menu specifically designed for guests to enjoy a relaxing warm winter season and end the year on a refreshing note. We are confident the exemplary ......read more
Spreading joy and delight, delivering on the festive spirit this time of year with seasonal décor, food, music and more.
Doha, Qatar – December 22, 2022: Hyatt Regency Oryx Doha, located on Old Airport Road, is ringing in the holidays with a line-up of festivities.
Starting December 19 through January 7, 2023, guests can explore the festive spirit through a wide variety of festive goodies available at Sky Lounge, from traditional Bûche de Noël (yule log cake), panettone, gingerbread, pecan pie and more.
For guests prioritizing memorable experiences, connections and seamless gatherings, our Festive Resident Rate (starting from QAR 395 for two persons) is the perfect festive gift for your family and friends. Plan your corporate year-end or intimate gathering in advance and let our dedicated team ......read more
An array of festive specials across dining, the Spa and hotel, including family staycation options are available for Doha residents and visitors to indulge in and celebrate the Holidays in style
Doha, Qatar - December 21, 2022: Pullman Doha, one of Qatar’s newest and hottest 5-star hotels, has announced a myriad of seasonal specials and unique experiences to celebrate the festive holidays with family and loved ones.
Located at the center of Doha’s ultra-modern financial and business district, Pullman Doha has crafted a host of entertaining activities, and a wonderful joyous ambiance, designed to give guests a true taste of the festive season.
General Manager of Pullman, Ehab Bargouth, said: “For this special time of the year, guests will discover the excitement and joy of the festive season ......read more
December 15th, 2022 (Doha) - Hublot and partner Al Majed Group celebrated the official opening of the new Hublot Doha Vendôme Mall Boutique with a ribbon cutting ceremony.
To mark this new milestone for the Maison, Ricardo Guadalupe, Hublot CEO, David Tedeschi, Regional Director for Latin America & Caribbean and Middle East & Africa and Jamil Al Majed, Vice Chairman Al Majed Jewellery, were joined by esteemed members of Al Majed family, clients, celebrities, friends and media members.
With the opening of the Hublot Doha Vendôme Mall Boutique and the launch of the 2 special editions, Hublot is definitely strengthening its presence in Qatar!
CBRE releases its Qatar Real Estate Market Review Q3 2022
Doha – December 8, 2022 – Amidst the increasing global recession fears, Qatar’s economic outlook remains positive bolstered by the increasing level of gas output along with the FIFA World Cup tournament, which will positively influence the overall economy and lead to higher spending.
Looking at the hospitality sector, substantial improvements in Qatar’s selected KPIs have been witnessed in the year to date to October 2022, compared to 2019. Whilst the average occupancy rate dropped by 8.4 percentage points, the ADR has registered an increase of 14.7%, with the RevPAR rate marginally dropping by 0.1%. Conversely, in the year to date to October 2022, the average occupancy rate saw a decrease of 14.6 percentage points. Over the same period, the ADR ......read more
Qatar’s one and only international Mall of choice announced a collaboration with Careem, the region’s leading multi-service app to provide a host of valuable services and promotions to visitors
Doha, Qatar – 7 December 2022: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only international choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment, has announced an exclusive collaboration with Careem, the region’s leading multi-service app, and first ride-hailing platform in the region. The collaboration, started on the 20th of November, will offer exclusive services and promotions for Doha Festival City visitors until the 31st of December.
Through this collaboration, Doha Festival City visitors will receive a 10% discount on up to four rides with Careem, to and from the mall. To avail the offer, customers can enter code ......read more
• 19 of the new stores are exclusive to Mall of Qatar
• A diversified selection of restaurants and cafes
• A variety of furnishings outlets, furniture, and home accessories
• Innovative addition to its luxury fashion, perfumes, and accessories options
Doha, Qatar - December 07, 2022: Mall of Qatar has announced the opening of more than 38 new retail outlets, many of which opening their first branches in Qatar, to give customers exclusive opportunities to purchase their favorite products from renowned international brands and experience first-of-its-kind dining and entertaining experiences.
The new outlets, 19 of which are exclusive to Mall of Qatar, range from famous fashion, perfumes and jewelry to household supplies, furnishings and furniture, electronics, and a number of ......read more
Doha, Qatar 7, December 2022: Apartment rents in Doha have experienced a 22% jump according to global property consultancy Knight Frank’s bi-annual Qatar Real Estate Market Review.
Faisal Durrani, Partner – Head of Middle East Research explained: “The prime residential leasing market for apartments for instance has seen monthly rents grow by 22% over the last 12 months to an average of about QAR 13,100, with three-bedroom apartments at The Pearl commanding the highest lease rates. We feel this is mainly linked to the influx of new expatriate employees as Covid-restrictions abate, but also landlords hoping to capitalise on any shortage in hotel rooms”.
In the sales market, Knight Frank reports that transactional volumes have slipped by 40% over the last 12-months and attributes this to sharp price ......read more
Hotels Officially Open for FIFA guests and VIP delegation
Restaurants open to public by reservation only
Doha, Qatar – 22 November 2022 – The ultra-luxury Raffles Doha and luxury Fairmont Doha – which herald the entry of the aspirational Raffles Hotels & Resorts and Fairmont Hotels & Resorts brands to Qatar –are now open exclusively FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ guests and VIP delegation.
The dual-branded five-star properties, housed within Katara towers, have welcomed their first guests while supporting the nation’s historic FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ by delivering exemplary service and truly exceptional experiences in both hotels.
Seven outstanding food and beverage outlets and restaurants have opened to the public, four located within Raffles Doha and three in Fairmont Doha. ......read more
Create your World Cup Moments with Gastronomic Delights and Souvenirs across Qatar Museums
19 November 2022 -- IN-Q Enterprises WLL (IN-Q), the commercial arm and a wholly owned subsidiary of Qatar Museums (QM), promotes living FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ to the fullest by creating moments with extraordinary dining experience at the restaurants and authentic meaningful souvenirs from gift shops across museums.
Enjoy the art and culture scene at Qatar Museums with ongoing exhibitions. After an enriching tour of the galleries, IN-Q makes sure to enhance your visit with a flavourful experience and tangible souvenirs to take home.
Experience the signature gastronomic pleasures from Alain Ducasse restaurants starting off with
IDAM by Alain Ducasse (IDAM) at the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA). Established in 2013, IDAM is the ......read more
● World Cup hosting prompts a surge in residential sales by 2.97% between September - October 2022.
● Residential rent increased by 4.73% in the same period.
Doha, Qatar – 15 November 2022: The latest Qatar Real Estate Market Trends Report from Property Finder, the region’s leading PropTech company, revealed a considerable 2.97% increase in demand for residential sales in September and October, given the highly anticipated FIFA World Cup taking place this month.
The increase in impressions and leads on properties listed for sale shows expanding interest among investors and end-users at a time when Qatar’s property market recently emerged as a hotspot.
While overall leads increased by 4.98%, total impressions increased by about 7.71%. When it comes to ......read more
Doha, Qatar – 14 Nov 2022: Keeping to its commitment to ensuring that all Qatar residents and visitors have easy access to shopping services as the country continues to witness rapid urban development, Al Meera Consumer Goods Company opens its latest branch in Lusail City on November 13, 2022, to provide the daily needs of the people in the sprawling modern city.
Al Meera Lusail branch was inaugurated, in the presence of Mr. Yousef Al Obaidan, CEO of Al Meera, Mr. Abdullah Hamad Al Attiyah, CEO of Qatari Diar and a group of Al Meera senior management.
The opening of the Lusail branch comes as part of Al Meera’s ambitious expansion strategy to guarantee that all community members have hassle-free and unhindered opportunity to shop for their essential goods with comfort in all parts of the ......read more
As part of its #FestivalCares programme, Qatar’s one and only Mall of choice has partnered with Al-Daayen Municipality to ensure readiness of its park to host the upcoming football fever
Doha, Qatar – 13 November 2022: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment has partnered with Al-Daayen Municipality to support the landscaping and beautification of Al-Daayen Park in preparation for the most-anticipated football event to be held in Qatar next week.
Through this partnership, Doha Festival City will support the setup of the park, as well as with the park’s new branding, which will see it divided into four districts representing four countries participating in the tournament – Canada, Mexico, Switzerland, and Qatar.
With the joint ......read more
Doha, 20 February 2019 – Simaisma, a Murwab Resort, Qatar’s undiscovered oceanfront oasis, celebrated yesterday its third anniversary, since the 5-star hotel opened its doors to the visitors in 2016. The celebration welcomed the hotel loyal guests, business partners, and respected media representatives.
Simaisma, a Murwab Resort, celebrated the occasion with a distinctive ......read more
February 11, 2019 - Qatar
The Ritz-Carlton, Doha is pleased to announce that the hotel has received several nominations for this year’s 26th World Travel Awards.
The Ritz-Carlton, Doha has received nominations both regionally and nationally. The regional nominations include Middle East's Leading Business Hotel 2019 and the Middle East's Leading City Hotel 2019. While the ......read more
Doha, Qatar – December 9, 2018 – The Ritz-Carlton, Doha has prepared an array of exclusive offers and activities in celebration of the country’s forthcoming National Day.
To mark this year’s National Day, The Ritz-Carlton, Doha located in West Bay Lagoon will launch the festivities at Lagoon Restaurant with a Farm to Table buffet showcasing ......read more
Upscale steakhouse to open at The Ritz-Carlton, Doha
Qatar, December 05, 2018: The Ritz-Carlton, Doha is honored to announce the launch of STK Doha, which is scheduled to open its doors mid-January.
STK Doha will be located on the top floor of the city’s newly renovated Ritz-Carlton Hotel, overlooking the Arabian Gulf and featuring exceptional city views. The ......read more
Doha - Qatar, October 10, 2018: To expand its growth and augment business ties, Qatar International Cable Company (QICC) participated at the recently held INFRA OMAN 2018, which is one of the biggest regional exhibitions for infrastructure.
The event which took place at Muscat, Oman, between October 8-10, 2018, witnessed tremendous response from buyers & sellers alike. ......read more
Doha, Qatar, 30 August 2018: Exploring the exciting world of Cartoon Network’s “The Amazing World of Gumball”, Doha Festival City’s partnership with one of the most popular kids channels introduces the chance for children to enjoy an entire range of fun-filled activities with the main characters of the iconic show. It brings families and loved ones ......read more
July 22, 2018: Rents and sales fell for Sharjah apartments from H2 2017 to H1 2018 accordingly to a recently published report of Bayut.com, the leading property portal in the UAE.
Rents fell for both villas and apartments.
The largest decreases were in Al Nahda, where the average 1-bedroom apartment price fell by ......read more
Doha-Qatar – May 02, 2018: As part of the ambitious expansion strategy to reach all regions of the country, Al Meera Consumer Goods Company)Q.S.C.( announced the opening of its latest branch, Leabaib 1.
The opening of the new shopping center comes in the framework of Al Meera’s ethos of being the ‘Favourite Neighbourhood Retailer’, in terms of providing the ......read more
Under the management of Murwab Hotel Group;
Doha, Qatar – April 30, 2018: Sealine Beach, a Murwab Resort, and Qatar’s first leisure destination, has been named Qatar’s ‘Best Luxury Family Resort – Qatar at the Global Luxury Hotel & Spa Awards 2018. The awards were announced in the quarterly LUX magazine.
LUX magazine gives its readers ......read more
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 18 2018: Abu Dhabi Ship Building Company (ADSB), a leading provider of construction, repair and refit services for naval, military and commercial vessels, has launched two 64-meter landing ships for the Kuwait Naval Force as part of a contract to build eight naval ships to support Kuwait’s military capabilities.
The ships were launched during a ......read more
During a special gathering
Doha, Qatar – 12 April 2018: Sealine Beach, A Murwab Resort, Qatar’s first leisure destination, recently hosted a special gathering at the resort’s premises held to celebrate the resort’s main achievements in 2017 and to showcase the full-scale renovation and completely remodeled premium leisure destination for local and ......read more
Marking the launch of the Company’s 2nd store in 2018
Doha-Qatar –12 April 2018: In pursuing its strategic plan to bring to reality Al-Meera’s unique retail experience to all areas of Qatar, Al Meera Consumer Goods Company (Q.S.C.) continues its ambitious expansion by announcing the opening of its 49th store, in Aba Al Heran, Qatar.
The opening took ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 11, 2018: Many people know that their mental and emotional wellbeing is as important as – and can actually affect – good physical health. In our busy, modern lives we can often feel removed from nature and even ourselves.
So HJÄRTELIG collection invites us to press the “pause” button, if only for a little while, on a daily life that’s ......read more
Robinsons’ John Lewis celebrates its first anniversary in Dubai with spectacular events
Dubai, UAE, April 7, 2018: The high-end brand “John Lewis” got into the festive mood on March 29th celebrating its first anniversary in Dubai. The iconic store celebrated a morning of entertaining activities, which were initiated with an introduction speech by the General Manager Mr. ......read more
The Third Edition of the Sale to run from March 28th to March 31st with up to 70% off
27 March 2018, Dubai, U.A.E: SOUQ.com has announced the third edition of ‘Everything For You Sale’ giving customers a chance to shop for what they want at great prices, with up to 70% off from Wednesday, March 28 to Saturday, March 31. The third edition of SOUQ’s biggest sale of ......read more
Doha - Qatar, March 04, 2018: Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara announces the reestablishing the all-inclusive business meetings packages at the iconic island resort. The new all-inclusive food and beverage package for meetings of minimum 10 delegates can be set up either for a half-day or a full-day. The packages are designed in recognition of the growing importance of taking time ......read more
The UAE’s largest department store bursts onto the top ten list of the World Retail Awards
Dubai — February 14, 2018 — Robinsons, the largest department store in the UAE, has been on the finalists list for the World Retail Awards and was recognized for the 2018’s Outstanding Store Design for stores larger than 1200sqm. For the last ten years, the ......read more
Find gifts for him, her, kids and even your beloved pets effortlessly on SOUQ
8th February, 2018, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: On what’s considered as the most romantic time of the year, the love smitten couples can think of only one thing “where can I get the perfect present for the love of my life?” If you are running out of ideas and time with your busy ......read more
Under the management of Murwab Group Hotels
Doha, Qatar – January 22, 2018: Sealine Beach, A Murwab Resort, and Qatar’s first leisure destination, has been named Qatar’s ‘Luxury Ocean View Resort’ as well as claiming the global ‘Luxury Beach Villa’ title at the 2017 World Luxury Hotel Awards (WLHA). Sealine Beach took home the two coveted ......read more
SOUQ doubles number of items sold during White Friday 2017 compared to last year’s event
With one million deals on offer, total number of items sold more than doubled compared to last year’s event
18 items sold per second during highest traffic time
Products from over 16,000 fashion, beauty, electronics, grocery and other brands were on sale
Over 70% of customers shopped ......read more
Shoppers can snap up deals on a whopping five million products that will match the lowest prices in the region
SOUQ further boosts operational excellence ahead of White Friday sale to create a superior customer shopping experience
Targeted investment into expansion of Fulfillment Centers to gear up for increased demand
Growth in number of staff and additional pickup points to meet high ......read more
Marking the launch of the Company’s 6th store in 2017
Doha-Qatar – 15 November 2017: In the framework of its ongoing efforts to bring its trademark shopping experience to the residents of all areas across the country, Al Meera Consumer Goods Company QSC (Al Meera) officially opened the doors of its new shopping center in Umm Garn to consumers on the 14th of November. The ......read more
SOUQ’s biggest online sale to run an unprecedented 500,000 deals on 16,000 brands for shoppers in the GCC and Egypt from 22 to 25 November
50 times more deals on offer than last year across all categories, from electronics to furniture, fashion, toys and much more
SOUQ adds massive new line up of leading labels on offer for White Friday Sale
14 November 2017, Dubai, ......read more
20th August 2017, Dubai, U.A.E.: With soaring temperatures and busy lifestyles, SOUQ.com is enabling parents to conveniently shop all ‘Back to School’ essentials at click of a button and have the products delivered to their doorstep. Offering exciting discounts up to 60% off on ‘Back-to-School’ collection, SOUQ.com promises to be your one-stop shop for all ......read more
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Luxury serviced apartment specialist Cheval Residences has announced it will be opening luxury serviced apartments in Doha Qatar in 2020, following an agreement signed between Cheval Residences and Qatar Industrial Manufacturing Company (QIMC).
Mohammed S Almarzooqi group managing director for Cheval Property Management Ltd and Cheval Residences Ltd said: ......read more
Hospitality firm secures its third project in the country in just two years as agreement to manage Mövenpick Hotel & Apartments Lahore is finalised
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 19 April 2017 – Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has expanded its footprint in Pakistan after finalising an agreement to operate its third property in the country. The Swiss hospitality firm has signed ......read more
Qatar- April 19, 2017- Qatar continues to be the fastest-growing construction market in the Arab Gulf region, with the sector expected to account for 45 per cent of the country’s investments between 2015 and 2018. Gross domestic product (GDP) growth in the non-hydrocarbon sector hit 5.6 per cent in 2016 with the construction industry as the largest contributor. In line with Qatar Vision ......read more
May 8 - 11, 2017 - Doha Exhibition & Convention Center (DECC)
Offer focused on environmental-friendly buildings, energy efficiency, smart buildings and home automation
8 select companies
Doha, April 18th 2017 - The French companies exhibiting at the Project Qatar from 8 to 11 May 2017, will be focusing on quality and reliability. The French Pavilion organized by ......read more
April 12, 2017: TRL, the global centre for innovation in transport and mobility, in collaboration with the Qatar Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME), Ashghal and Qatar Steel, have released a new study detailing the use of recycled steel slag and how it can help reduce the country's overall environmental impact and improve sustainable development. The new study was recently ......read more
Dubai, 10th April, 2017: Centrepoint, Middle East’s largest fashion retailer, heralds the future of its retail stores with the opening of its re-designed concept format at Doha Festival City. The new store opened amidst high anticipation from customers on 5th April, 2017. It is one of the cornerstones of the shopping mall with a retail space of 58,092 sq. ft. split on 2 levels making ......read more
As the Mall opens its doors with a celebratory bang, the Mall promises even more entertainment and surprises are yet to come!
Doha, 6th April 2017: Doha Festival City, the largest entertainment, retail and hospitality destination in Qatar, managed and operated by Al-Futtaim, opened its doors to the public yesterday, 5th April 2017. Thousands of visitors flocked to the new Mall from 10am ......read more
Nearly AED 20,000 of goodies were hand-gifted to customers in Dubai and Abu Dhabi
Dubai, 20th March, 2017: Swedish home furnishing retailer, IKEA - part of Al-Futtaim – marked International Day of Happiness this morning with a series of ‘Happiness Drops’ at Dubai Festival City as well as in-store at both its Dubai and Abu Dhabi locations.
Throughout the day ......read more
Geotechnical/Geophysical works and construction materials testing related to various facilities of the Qatar 2022 World Cup, among them Al Wakrah Stadium.
Doha, Qatar; March 20, 2017: Advanced Construction Technology Services (ACTS), the leading consulting organisation in the field of construction materials and geotechnical engineering, recently announced that it has been engaged to ......read more
Outdoor facilities designed to be enjoyed by mountain bikers, joggers, cyclists or casual walk with family and friends.
Doha, 14 March 2017: Doha Festival City (DHFC) has revealed a glimpse of some of the additional activities that will be available at Qatar’s largest entertainment, retail and dining destination, with images of its 3km Outdoor Leisure Trail which surrounds the ......read more
Marking yet another achievement in its expansion strategy
Doha, Qatar – 13 March, 2017: As part of the Company’s ambitious expansion strategy being implemented to reach customers across all regions of the country, along with providing its exceptional services to various segments of society, Al Meera Consumer Goods Company (Q.S.C) has opened its new branch in Al Wakra ......read more
Seven bespoke designs by sculptor David Harber to be installed at Doha Festival City
Doha, 9 March 2017: Doha Festival City, Qatar’s largest entertainment, retail and dining destination continues to deliver on the commitment to bring visitors a world class shopping experience, and surprise and delight customers with the installation it’s first art piece. Created by ......read more
New lifestyle focused mall for southern Dubai to be anchored by IKEA and ACE.
Dubai, UAE, 06 March 2017: Al-Futtaim, one of the most progressive business houses in the Gulf region, has broken ground on the development of a 78,500 sq. metre site, which forms part of the Jebel Ali Development (JAD) mixed use master planned community.
Al-Futtaim plans to expand its retail ......read more
Complimentary Wi-Fi, Smart Parking and Digital wayfinding will soon unite to offer a seamless, interactive entertainment and retail experience at Doha Festival City
Doha, 07 February 2017: Doha Festival City, Qatar’s anticipated entertainment, retail and hospitality destination, has announced a number of initiatives that will position it as one of the region’s leading ......read more
Counting down to the opening of Qatar’s largest mall, Doha Festival City brings together more than 200 retailer representatives for operational briefing.
Doha, 31 January 2017: Opening on the 5th April, Qatar’s largest mall hosted its second retailer’s event to bring together senior representatives from the prestigious local and international retail brands who will play ......read more
Moviegoers in Qatar will be able to choose from 18 screens including Qatar’s first 4DX cinema and three other exclusive new entertainment concepts.
Doha, 22 January 2017: Doha Festival City, Qatar’s premier entertainment, retail and hospitality destination set to open in March, has announced the mall will be home to the Middle East’s most innovative and customer-focused ......read more
Supporting new directive from His Highness Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum which aims to enhance Hatta’s economic and social capabilities
Developing a 60,000sqft community mall, which will be ready 2018.
Dubai, UAE, December 18, 2016: aswaaq has announced the launch of a new aswaaq Mart in Hatta. The store is part of the new ‘Marts’ concept from the ......read more
Dubai, 5th December, 2016: Centrepoint, the region’s largest fashion retailer, is renowned for the breadth of its fashion and cosmetics product range. The popular retailer caters to the mid-market segment across the Middle East and houses homegrown concepts, Babyshop, Splash, Shoe Mart and Lifestyle, under its umbrella. Centrepoint has now announced the introduction of a sunglass ......read more
Marriott International Leadership Development Programme created in response to rising need for Qatari leaders and managers within the hospitality industry
Doha, Qatar, December 5, 2016: Katara Hospitality, the leading hotel owner, developer and operator based in Qatar, and Marriott International announced the launch of Tahseen hospitality training programme, a unique initiative ......read more
The Biggest Online Sale in the Middle East begins tomorrow: 23rd to 26th November
Dubai, UAE, November 22, 2016: The most awaited White Friday 2016, the biggest online sale in the Middle East by SOUQ.com starts tomorrow across the GCC and Egypt. SOUQ.com, the largest online and marketplace retailer in the region is offering incredible White Friday deals that will go live from the ......read more
Strong performance resulting in positive EBITDA of AED 4.2 million
Marka operates a total of 53 outlets across all divisions
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 16 November 2016: Marka PJSC (DFM: MARKA), the first retail-focused listed company in the UAE, today released its interim financial results for the third quarter of 2016. For the three months ending 30 September 2016, ......read more
As the region’s avid online shoppers get set for another record-breaking 4-day shopping festival, SOUQ.com ensures a seamless and exciting shopping experience for customers
25K exclusive new deals to be launched on the website and mobile app
SOUQ.com gears up for 20 million visits during White Friday
With the introduction of new Fashion, FMCG and lifestyle categories, 50% ......read more
3,296 visitors to the beachfront promenade browsing the Internet and connecting on social media with WiFi UAE in the month of August
Dubai, UAE, October 18, 2016: WiFi UAE now offers visitors to JBR access to seamless connectivity to the Internet through the choice of either free or premium WiFi. Expanding its footprint to enhance happiness through connectivity, WiFi UAE has seen ......read more
AED1 billion project paves the way for Business Bay transformation, unveiling an entire new waterfront destination with the launch of Marasi Business Bay Promenade
Dubai, UAE, October 16, 2016: Dubai Properties (DP), a leading Dubai-based real estate master developer and asset manager known for renowned destinations across the Emirate, has announced that the iconic Marasi ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 16, 2016: The Swiss hotel management company, Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts, has signed an agreement with leading real estate developer Nusasiri Plc to manage three properties in Thailand.
The three properties will be Mövenpick Residences Ekkamai, Bangkok and Mövenpick Resort Khao Yai, both scheduled to open in Q4 2016, and Mövenpick Resort Mai ......read more
Attractive pricing plans for mid-income housing projects lead to high demand for Casa Dora at Serena in DUBAILAND
Dubai, UAE, September 8, 2016: Highlighting the increasing demand for affordable housing targeting the mid-income segment, Dubai Properties (DP), a leading real estate master developer and asset manager in the Emirate, announced that the release of the ......read more