5 reasons why Finland should be the next trip you book

From the rugged heart of Lapland, to the cultural tapestry of its cosmopolitan capital of Helsinki, ILQ Globetrotter rounds out the top Finnish highlights to complete any trip to the Nordic north. Click here to read on! 

5 ways to make the most of your senior year in university!

Are you glad that you're almost done with college? Four long years, finally over? Think again.These are probably some of the best years of your life. And here's how to make sure you make the most of them. 

Visa on arrival to Qatar now accessible for Pakistani nationals

Pakistani passport-holders travelling to Qatar can now obtain a 30-day visa on arrival at Hamad International Airport. Click here to learn more!

Why the 2018 IKEA Catalogue is epic!

We’ve waited a long time for it…and now, the wait is over. The 2018 IKEA Catalogue is here for the first time in Qatar! Jam-packed with more than 3,000 new items, don’t be surprised if the line-ups at IKEA Qatar are just a wee bit longer starting from this week. So in the meantime, grab that 1 riyal ice cream from the IKEA Bistro and let us walk you through its pages! Click here to read more.


Why you deserve ‘Whatever, Whenever’ for your 2017 Eid staycation at the W Doha!

With the Eid Al Adha holidays just around the corner, plans are already afoot. Where to go, what to do, and – most importantly – where to stay. When ILQ heard the W Doha had an ultimate Staycation Package promotion on, we just had to check in for a five-star weekend retreat that ticked all the boxes for going above and beyond. Click here to read our full review!

ILQ Competition: Win more awesome accessories from Al Anees Electronics!

In case you missed out on our last competition with Al Anees Electronics, it was so popular we just had to run another! 3 lucky winners will each get 1 different digital accessory that every techie should have in their repertoire! Click here to enter!

2017 Summer Cool Campaign to give thanks to Qatar’s labourers

As the community comes together to help those who are building our city stay cool this summer, volunteer recruitment for this charitable initiative is now open. Click here to learn more and find out how you can get involved. 

ILQ Competition: Win a goodie box from By Fatma designs!

What better way to kick off the week than with a competition that supports a local start-up? ILQ has partnered with Designed by Fatma Al-Kuwari to give one lucky winner a goodie bag – well a ‘treasure chest’ in fact, of one-of-a-kind items! Click here to enter.

From solar eclipses to a decade of hashtags, it must be Tweets of the Week!

The last 7 days were a doozy on Twitter, with some politically-charged Tweets vying for top-trending spots against a decade-old hashtag, and some serious girl power – not to mention the solar eclipse. Here’s our roundup of the top Tweets of the week that set the Twitter-verse alight!

Startup of the Week: Rawaj offers culturally-conscious advertising services in Qatar

For this week’s ‘Startup of the Week,’  we feature Rawaj, a local startup that provides unique advertising services in Qatar! Read on to find out more!