Qatar News

ILQ Competition: Win a QR 250 voucher to dine at the new Stock Burger Co. Doha!

Want to sink your teeth into some of Doha’s juiciest patties? Well, we’re giving away a QR 250 voucher for 2 lucky winners to enjoy a meal to the max at the newly-opened Stock Burger Co. in the Holiday Inn Doha – The Business Park! Click here to enter!

GCC Crisis Week 18 — UN Secretary General calls for dialogue amid crisis

In this week’s updates, Qatar signed an agreement to facilitate trade transport with Oman, the US Defense Secretary made an unexpected visit to Qatar, and the UN Secretary General calls for talks for a swift resolution. Read the article for more.


ILQ Competition: Win a Farmer’s Brunch for 2 at The Ritz-Carlton, Doha!

Fancy a farm-fresh Friday brunch experience? Well, we’ve got one voucher up for grabs valid for 2 people for the new Farmer’s Brunch at The Ritz-Carlton, Doha! Click here to enter!

Here’s where you’ll find 4 of Doha’s top afternoon teas!

Whether you're a stickler for tradition, or prefer afternoon tea with a more modern twist -- no matter which side your scone is buttered, this roundup will leave you itching for a cuppa! Click here to read on. 

New to Qatar? Here are some top expat tips to help you get settled!

If you’re contemplating moving to Qatar, or have just made the move and are learning to adapt to your new surroundings, here are some tips to getting settled from former long-time Qatar expat and blogger Ms. Hala! Click here to read on.

We're 'BUGGING' out over these bizarre Korean snacks!!!

The ILQ Test Drive BUGS out over bizarre Korean snacks!!


Can we stomach these freaky finds from Korea??? Click here to find out!

The Mondrian Doha is now open!

Leading global lifestyle hospitality company, sbe, introduces Mondrian to the region with internationally-acclaimed culinary concepts, one of the grandest ballrooms in Qatar, and the largest ESPA spa in the world! Click here to read on!


Qatar’s getting a seaside market at Ruwais Port!

Mwani Qatar, the nation’s ports management company, announced today that a new port market is slated to soon open to the public at Ruwais Port! How cool is that? Click here to learn more.


Qatarna TV wants you to meet the people of Qatar!

A new, locally-based video channel is showcasing Qatar to the world by introducing the people who live here, both locals and expats, to a global audience in a celebration of our diversity. Click here to learn more!

QToons gets nostalgic with childhood in Qatar

In this week’s edition of QToons, Temsa7 cartoonist Abdulaziz Yousef explores themes of childhood – the influences of growing up in Qatar and how some things change, while others remain the same…Click here to view the gallery!