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Marlon Wayans in Doha at Qatar National Convention Centre – A Memorable Night of Comedy

With his amusing stories, witty jokes and rib-tickling humour, Marlon Wayans visited Doha on the 27th of June 2017. Attracting many fans of his live side-splitting stand-up comedy to the Qatar National Convention Centre (QNCC), Marlon Wayans added a memorable and fun night to the Eid-al-Fitr celebrations. Those planning to attend such events at the […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 04-Aug-2017
Saudi Family Wants Qatar Mosque Name Changed – A Point of Contention

According to recent reports in the prominent Middle East news provider Gulf News, Saudi Arabia’s Al Shaikh family has requested that the Shaikh Mohammad Bin Abdul Wahab name be withdrawn from the country’s main Imam Muhammad ibn Abd al-Wahhab Mosque. A statement that was issued by the family highlighted the fact that the Qatari emir […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 25-Jul-2017
Qatar’s First Comic Book Store Opens for Business – Attention All Comic Book Fans!

Qatar’s first comic book store was opened to the public on April 23rd this year. Founded by Al-Mohannadi, a 26-year-old, the comic store is located inside The Pearl Qatar which can be easily reached from luxury hotels in Doha such as the Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara. The store which is opened to the public from 4 […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 04-Jun-2017
New Sales Head for Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara

Nizar Adeeb, who is Lebanese by ethnicity and an American citizen by naturalisation, has been appointed as the new area director of sales and marketing for all the properties of Minor hotels in Qatar, which includes many luxury Hotels in Doha such as the Anantara Hotels, Resort & Spa. Adeeb has extensive experience in the […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 23-May-2017
Banana Island gets Qatar’s first Biotech Machine

Developed by Elemis, a skin-care brand from Britain, biotech machines are one of the most cutting-edge developments in the field of cosmetics and skin-care. This advanced apparatus will be making its first appearance in Qatar at the Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara one of many Doha Spa Hotels. The machine offers a non-invasive approach […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 23-May-2017
Experience the World’s Longest Flight – An Insight to the Air Ride from Auckland to Doha

Qatar Airways, one of the largest airlines in the United Arab Emirates flew all the way to Doha from Auckland providing a whole new experience to both the travellers and the crew. Crossing almost ten time zones, passengers spent over 17 hours over 14.500km with 259 passengers aboard. The aircraft, a Boeing 777-200 LR can […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 07-May-2017
World’s Most Expensive Jewellery Box Goes on Sale in Qatar

A jewellery box worth a staggering $3.5 million was recently début at the annual Doha Jewellery & Watches Exhibition (DJWE). Officially named Flower of Eternity Jewellery Coffer, the box was crafted out of 18-karat gold and 925 silver, and is encrusted with white and yellow diamonds, white and pink sapphires, rubies, and lapis lazuli; and […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 12-Apr-2017
Doha Jewellery and Watches Exhibition – Timeless Elegance Personified

An event that showcased over 400 different brands covering everything from luxury timepieces to exclusive jewellery, the Doha Jewellery and Watches Exhibition (DJWE) recently drew to a close. The event which featured 40 exhibitors, both local and international, took place between the 20th and 25th February and was hosted at the Doha Exhibition and Convention […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 24-Feb-2017
Security arrangements for Doha cycling championship – Success ensured by Safety!

Qatar hosted this year’s UCI Road World Championships in the country’s capital, Doha. The grand event brought about the participation of over 1,000 racers from more than 75 countries worldwide. With over 5,700 participants ranging from national federations and delegations to technicians and journalists, this large scale event has called for intricate measures to be […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 14-Dec-2016
Hospitality Qatar – World of Hospitality Opportunities Waiting to be Discovered

A world of hospitality opportunities are about to be opened in Qatar with the launch of HQ2016 – Hospitality Qatar 2016 from 18th to 20th October 2016. The exhibition will go on from 3.00pm till 9.00pm daily held at DECC situated in Doha. The capital city of Qatar is also reputed for its many Doha […]

By fritzjames
Date : 30-Sep-2016