More than a think-tank: Qatar’s Josoor Institute

An offshoot of Qatar’s Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy, the Josoor Institute is helping to shape our community towards the Qatar National Vision 2030 through workshops, seminars, and educational programs aimed at driving forward the diversification of Qatar’s economy by strengthening its human capital with the support of top international leaders in the industries of sports and events. Click here to learn more!

Qatar Guide: Qatar’s best markets for bargains and treats!

Plants, textiles, furniture, gifts, handicrafts, computer parts, food, and so much more! ILQ has gone on a hunt to the best souqs and markets in Qatar for all your browsing and splurging needs. Skip a trip to the mall this weekend and explore one of these fantastic markets! Click here to read more.

The winner of the Red Bull Car Park Drift 2017 is...

It was a thrilling night at Dallah Park! Lots of crowds were cheering with energy in the beautiful weather as the top drifters in the Middle East came out in force at the Red Bull Car Park Drift 2017 qualifier! Click here to see the results!

Qatar appoints women to Shura Council for first time

Four women will sit on the 45-strong council, which is responsible for discussing draft laws approved by the cabinet, general government policy, and the state's draft budget. Click here to read more!

Vitality QA: Your very own informative online medical cabinet in Qatar!

This week’s ‘Startup of the Week’ is Vitality QA, an online medical source that started off as a university class project! Read on to learn more!

GCC Crisis Updates Week 23 — Qatar to chair WTO committee

In this week's updates, Bahrain reopened an old dispute over borders and announced new requirements for its citizens traveling to and from Qatar. Click here for more updates. 

Top 5 Qatar Events (November 9 - 11, 2017)

The Weekend Roundup: Top guide to events in Qatar (Nov. 9 - 11, 2017)


Excited for the weekend? Looking for something to do? Check out the latest episode of the Weekend Roundup! :)

Top five sushi spots in Qatar that will satisfy your seafood craving

Looking for a new go-to sushi spot? Look no further ‘cause we’re bringing you the top five must-try sushi joints in Qatar! Read on to find out what they are! 

ILQuiz: Are you sweet like Karak or strong like Qahwa?


Do you love drinking Karak or Qahwa? Both could easily be considered Qatar’s bold national beverage -- each with their own unique flavour profile. But, have you ever wondered which drink matches your personality, big and bold or sweet and subtle, then take our ILQuiz to find out!

ILQCompetition: Win a dinner for 4 at Mondrian Doha’s Hudson Tavern!

Fancy a meal on us? Well we’ve partnered up with the brand-new Mondrian Doha to treat you and 4 of your friends to some lip-smacking craft burgers at Hudson Tavern! Click here to enter!