Arabic 102: 10 phrases to know when living in Qatar!

Want to expand your Arabic vocab? Try ILQ’s top 10 phrases to learn, practice, and apply anywhere you go in Qatar! Click here to get your language on!


ILQuiz: Test your knowledge of basic Qatari Arabic words/phrases!

It’s time for another ILQuiz! This time we’ll be testing your skills on basic Qatari Arabic words and phrases!

Watch your language I Love Qatar!!!

The ILQ Test Drive gets tongue-tied!!


 In this episode of the ILQ Test Drive we're saying a mouthful! How many languages can you speak? We've got about 8 different dialects among the ILQ team, and on this week's edition thought we'd try to learn a little something...but will we get tongue-tied? Click to find out!

Sheikha Moza calls for efforts to promote Arabic

The need to effectively use modern communication techniques to preserve the Arabic language has been emphasised by HH Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, the chairperson of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF).

Free GU-Q Arabic language app for English speakers

The Qatari Phrasebook app is a quick reference guide that provides users with both the written and spoken form of more than 1,500 common Arabic words and phrases, as well as pronunciation tips!

Katara Arabic Language Festival Ḍaad

Katara’s Wisdom Square
12 December 2016 - 15 December 2016 / 9:00 am

Cactus Senshi: A delightful and tasty blend of “Arabasian” fusion

This new Arabic-Asian fusion restaurant is one of Doha’s most popular topics at the moment! Read on to learn more about it and its dishes!

MEC makes Arabic mandatory for businesses

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce has made it mandatory for businesses in Qatar to use Arabic as the main language for issuing invoices, service lists, product labels and call centre services offered to customers. Read on for more information!

QF Radio to go off air by October end

QF Radio, an initiative of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF), will go off air from October this year.