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Six venues across Qatar set to host mega cultural events for Asian communities on Qatar National Day 2017!
Expatriate communities in Qatar are all set to take part in a wide range of activities for Qatar National Day 2017 celebrations, held across 6 communities across Qatar. Click here to read more!
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Six venues across Qatar set to host mega cultural events for Asian communities on Qatar National Day 2017!
H.E. Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad Al Thani: Is the unifying power of sport now more important than ever?
We present a very special National Day opinion piece written by H.E. Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad Al Thani, President of the Qatar Olympic Committee, as he shares his national pride and contemplates the power of sport to unite, inspire and celebrate. Click here to read on!
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H.E. Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad Al Thani: Is the unifying power of sport now more important than ever?
Qatar National Day 2017 -- How to get around the city and celebrate safely!
Qatar National Day is a momentous occasion and should be observed safely. From road closures, to excess traffic, large crowds and more, getting around the city can be a challenge as the entire country comes out to mark the celebrations. Click here to read our complete guide to navigating and planning your Qatar National Day safely and efficiently!
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 Qatar National Day 2017 -- How to get around the city and celebrate safely!
Emiri Diwan announces Sunday and Monday holidays for Qatar National Day
Two day holiday has been announced to mark Qatar National Day.
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Emiri Diwan announces Sunday and Monday holidays for Qatar National Day
Watch Qatar National Day Activities LIVE around the country
Did you know that you can watch live cameras set up around the country? We've listed them so you can see what what's happening.
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Watch Qatar National Day Activities LIVE around the country
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Just like bath water
Qatar’s open seawater temperature touched a high 37 degrees Celsius yesterday as mercury shot up to a record high of the season. The country recorded the maximum temperature of the season yesterday – 48 degrees Celsius.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
25 June 2008 07:52 am
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Crowne Plaza hotel to be built near Doha airport
THE Crowne Plaza hotel in Doha by the Intercontinental Group (IHG) will be located close to the airport.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
24 June 2008 11:41 am
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Balou the Bear ditched by Russian Circus
Balou the bear, a recent arrival to Doha Zoo, is still awaiting a final decision regarding his long-term future, according to the director of wildlife protection and development at the Supreme Council for the Environment and Natural Reserves.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
24 June 2008 11:40 am
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Construction of flats allowed in Kulaib, Bin Omran
THE Urban Planning and Development Authority (UPDA) yesterday announced “zoning changes” in two areas - Kulaib and Bin Omran - allowing construction of apartments in “villa only” areas.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
24 June 2008 11:36 am
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Girls outshine boys in QSSC exit exams
THE Supreme Education Council (SEC)’s Evaluation Institute yesterday announced the results of the 2008 Qatar Senior School Certificate (QSSC) exit examinations.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
24 June 2008 11:06 am
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Qatar, China sign deals to boost ties
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
24 June 2008 10:56 am
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43 percent students reach top slot in senior school exams
Jana Alkhair Mohammed Ahmad of Al Bayan Independent School has emerged as the overall topper in the Qatar Senior School Certificate (QSSC) examination.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
24 June 2008 10:14 am
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Qatar’s vision for 2030
The Emir H H Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani yesterday issued a decree approving the comprehensive development vision ‘Qatar National Vision 2030’.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
24 June 2008 10:08 am
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Nepalese Community is the Largest in Qatar
By the end of this year, Nepalese residents will become the largest foreign community in Qatar. This was mentioned by Nepal's Ambassador to Qatar, Surya Nath Mishra, during a speech at the first 'Nepal Tourism and Cultural Festival' at the Ramada Hotel yesterday evening.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
24 June 2008 09:17 am
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New express way to link industrial cities
Qatar Petroleum plans to construct an express way between the industrial cities in Qatar. The 150km road will connect Messaieed, Dukhan and Ras Laffan cities, Al Sharq reported yesterday.
Khalifa Al haroon
Khalifa Al haroon
23 June 2008 11:34 pm