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50 new cinemas to open in 6 months as 35% rise in cinemagoers in Qatar over 3 years

The number of cinema halls in Qatar has crossed 100 and around 50 new cinemas are set to be opened over the next six months.

Last 2 days to submit WISE applications

Applications for the 2017 World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) Awards will be received till tomorrow. This is the ninth edition of WISE Awards and 48 projects have been recognised so far

Doha Oasis to get theme park and roller coaster

One of the tallest roller coasters in the region will have its home in Doha, within the under-construction ‘Doha Oasis’. This project started in December 2015 and endeavours to be ready in the end of 2018.

Shop till you drop.. and win while you’re at it!

Shop Qatar has kicked off with awesome promotions, sales, and raffle draws! Read on to find out more about the Shop Qatar festival!

Forget ‘New Year, New Me’! It’s time for ‘You 2.0’!

2016 was one intense year, but let’s ditch some of the cliché trends associated with a change of year.


Losail Circuit opens doors to cyclists, runners, walkers

The Losail International Circuit has opened its doors to cyclists, runners, and walkers, who want to practice or train inside the facility until June this year

Strong winds, blowing dust Friday

The Met office has issued caution as sea levels may go up considerably at times to reach up to 14ft at times in the offshore areas. The average could be anywhere between seven and 12ft. Fishermen are instructed not to venture out.

Ban Ki-moon: “Corruption is a strangling root that reaches deep into all our societies. No country is immune.”

Today in Vienna, organisations, individuals and groups from Europe, Asia, Central and South America and Africa, were recognised at the inaugural Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani Anti-Corruption Excellence Awards.


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Losail Circuit opens doors to cyclists, runners, walkers

The Losail International Circuit has opened its doors to cyclists, runners, and walkers, who want to practice or train inside the facility until June this year