Each year the WISE Awards recognize and shine a spotlight on six innovative projects that are addressing global educational challenges and generating positive societal impact.
In the last 15 years, WISE has attracted over 5,300 applications from more than 151 countries.
Through its platform, WISE is actively building a community of education innovators that creates a nurturing environment for future trailblazing collaborations.
The six global winners of WISE 2023 Awards are:
Tekwill in Every School – one of Moldova’s largest educational programs created to offer Moldovan students equal educational opportunities to match IT sector market needs.
International Common Assessment of Numeracy (ICAN) - an easy-to-use, low-cost assessment tool created to measure children’s foundational numeracy in ......read more
Doha – November 15, 2023: Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) hosted a conference for primary care physicians organized entirely by graduates of the college—the first time such a conference has been held.
Over the course of two days, WCM-Q-trained physicians delivered in-depth lectures, engaging roundtable discussions, and debates to share the latest updates in clinical best practice with local family physicians, general practitioners, and primary care doctors.
The conference, titled Updates in Primary Care: Specialist-Led Case-Based Discussions Highlighting the Latest Evidence and Best Clinical Practices, represented a major milestone in WCM-Q’s mission to ensure its alumni make valuable contributions to Qatar’s thriving healthcare sector.
The conference was co-directed by ......read more
The national carrier of the State of Qatar attracts thousands of global aviation enthusiasts with its state-of-the-art fleet
14 November 2023
Doha, Qatar – On the first morning of Dubai Airshow 2023, Qatar Airways, the multiple award-winning airline, showcased a selection of its state-of-the-art aircraft in the presence of Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive Officer, Engr. Badr Al-Meer.
The Dubai Airshow, running from 13-17 November, is one of the key air shows in the Middle East; the biennial event brings together aviation industry leaders, professionals, and stakeholders from across the globe.
On the opening day of the event, Qatar Airways’ display of its new generation Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, Airbus A350-1000, and Gulfstream G650ER, drew the eyes of all global aviation experts and enthusiasts ......read more
The Best Airline in the Middle East will showcase its latest generation Boeing 787-9, Airbus A350-1000, and its Gulfstream G650ER aircraft
DOHA, Qatar – Qatar Airways is poised to make a striking presence at this year’s edition of the Dubai Airshow 2023 scheduled to take place from 13-17 November 2023 at Dubai World Centre.
The award-winning airline aims to reinforce its position as a global aviation pioneer by showcasing a selection of its state-of-the-art aircraft to the industry, including Boeing B787-9, Airbus A350-1000, and Gulfstream G650ER. Additionally, Qatar Airways will offer first-hand experience to media and aerospace professionals of its cabins by hosting exclusive tours on board of its latest generation aircraft that reinvents the concepts of design, comfort and technology.
Since its debut in ......read more
Doha – October 9, 2023: Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) hosted the sixth edition of Lifestyle Medicine Week, an initiative designed for the community to raise awareness about the importance of adopting a healthy lifestyle. These encompass recommended behavioral practices such as regular physical activity, a nutritious diet, effective stress management, restorative sleep, social connectedness, emotional resilience, and cessation of tobacco and other risky substances.
Organized by WCM-Q’s Institute for Population Health (IPH), the annual week-long event consisted of workshops, competitions, and interactive activities that focused on demonstrating positive lifestyle habits that help prevent, treat, and manage chronic diseases such as obesity, type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, cancer, hypertension, and improve ......read more
Aspire Academy, a global leader in sports development and innovation, is thrilled to announce that the ninth edition of its Global Summit will be held in collaboration with the Italian football federation – the FIGC.
This landmark event will be held on 10 and 11 October as we bring together coaches, industry experts, former players and special guests from around the world to discuss and shape the future of football.
The 2023 summit will take place in the Italian capital Rome as we mark our return to Europe after four events based in Qatar.
Thanks to our collaboration with the FIGC we are delighted that the summit is being hosted at the iconic Stadio Olimpico, home to two of the biggest football teams in Italy, AS Roma and Lazio.
Once again, we will have several high-profile ......read more
Some of the biggest events of the year take centre stage in the latest edition of Qatar Tourism’s monthly Qatar Calendar guide
With the Geneva International Motor Show Qatar, Formula 1 Qatar Grand Prix 2023 and Expo 2023 Doha all lined up in October, the latest edition of the Qatar Tourism monthly Qatar Calendar guide is packed with some of the biggest events of the year.
In addition to major sporting events, October will see international art exhibitions, significant trade fairs and musical performances, among other events, which collectively cater to diverse tastes and interests and are suited to audiences of all ages.
Commenting on the exciting calendar for this month, Sheikha Noor Abdulla Al-Thani, Acting Head of Tourism Events and Festivals Organising Section at Qatar Tourism, said: “Qatar is a hub ......read more
From Amiri cars to a Popemobile, the Classics Gallery at the upcoming Geneva International Motor Show in Qatar is set to offer a meticulously curated exhibition of historically significant heritage cars. Included as part of the experience of the main exhibition at the expansive halls of the Doha Exhibition and Convention Center (DECC), the Classics Gallery will prove to be a must-see for all discerning classic car buyers, collectors or car enthusiasts.
GIMS Qatar takes from place October 5 -14, 2023 and will open to the public on October 7. The Classics Gallery will showcase exotic and exceptional historic automobiles, including Best of Show winners from leading concours d’elegance events. The exquisite display gallery will also shine a spotlight on automobiles with Qatari provenance and pedigree.
Sheikha ......read more
The 34-day journey saw two electric Volkswagen ID Buzz cars drive close to 8,000 km from Geneva to Doha, crossing 12 countries and two seas to symbolise the link between the two cities.
Since leaving Geneva on August 28, the Tour d’Excellence successfully concluded its 34-day journey in Doha on September 30. Symbolising the link between the two cities, the Tour signals the imminent opening of the Geneva International Motor Show in Qatar which runs from October 5 – 14 and opens to the public on October 7.
The groundbreaking journey saw two electric Volkswagen ID Buzz cars drive nearly 8,000 km from Geneva to Doha, crossing 12 countries and two seas. The two cars were driven by Frank M Rinderknecht, CEO of Rinspeed AG, an industry veteran who has led automotive innovation for forty-seven years, and Rainer Zietlow, owner ......read more
Qatar Tourism unveils Sealine Adventure Hub, an all-inclusive desert camp experience launching during GIMS Qatar 2023
Qatar Tourism announces the addition of the Sealine Adventure Hub to the line-up of automotive festivities taking place across the country during next month’s highly anticipated Geneva International Motor Show (GIMS) Qatar 2023.
Over seven exhilarating days, the Sealine Adventure Hub promises to be the ultimate destination for adventure enthusiasts seeking unique and exclusive off-road vehicle experiences. Created at The Outpost Al Barari hotel, a luxury hotel nestled in the sweeping sands of Qatar’s desert, the Sealine Adventure Hub will be exclusively available from October 7 – 13.
An extension of the main GIMS Qatar exhibition taking place at the Doha Exhibition and Convention ......read more
International Luxury Group (ILG), one of the leading groups in the field of licensed luxury, lifestyle, and fashion brands, took part at the 42nd Hong Kong Watch & Clock Fair organized by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), from September 5th to 9th. The global summit of horological excellence presented an exceptional opportunity for ILG to showcase their prestigious luxury brands.
From themed zones to insightful forums and seminars, the fair gave a global outlook on the latest trends and innovations in the watch and clock industry, providing a truly enriching experience. With over 700 exhibitors hailing from 17 countries, it was truly a global summit of horological excellence like no other.
Doha, Qatar – 18 September 2023 – Msheireb Properties held the grand opening of the Miniatures Exhibition by Al Mana Maples, hosted at the Doha Design District. This intriguing exhibition, featuring 100 Classical Seats in precise 1:6 miniature replicas, offers a unique opportunity for enthusiasts and design aficionados to explore the intricate relationship between design and industrial production. The Miniatures Exhibition will be open to the public until October 16, 2023, offering an engaging and educational experience for all visitors.
Shaikha Al Sulaiti, Senior Manager of Interior Design at Msheireb Properties, welcomed attendees, expressing her delight at the prospect of this exceptional showcase. "We are thrilled to welcome the Miniatures Exhibition by Al Mana Maples to the Doha Design District. Through these ......read more
Doha, September 10, 2023 – With less than a month to go, Commissioner Generals from countries participating in Expo 2023 Doha gathered at the Westin Hotel on September 9th, 2023, to discuss cooperation and finalize preparations for this landmark international event.
The meeting highlighted the commitment of participants from across the globe to ensure the success of the first A1 horticultural exhibition held in the MENA region.
Discussions at the meeting focused on fostering an environment of collaboration and partnership ahead of the awaited Expo 2023 Doha. Participants also addressed all organizational aspects, including zone operation and site service, sponsorship activation, volunteer programs and sustainability initiatives.
His Excellency Bader Al Dafa, Expo 2023 Doha Commissioner General, emphasized the importance of ......read more
Qatar Airways Announced as Official Airline Partner of BWT Alpine F1 Team
8 September, 2023 DOHA, Qatar – Qatar Airways, the 7-time World’s Best Airline, is now the Official Airline Partner of BWT Alpine F1 Team as part of a multi-year agreement and will be working together to promote the Qatar Airways Qatar Grand Prix 2023. The partnership comes after the announcement of Qatar Airways’ Official Airline and Global Partner with Formula 1®(F1®) earlier this year.
The partnership will include specialised branding on the driver helmets and caps for the Qatar Airways Qatar Grand Prix 2023, along with various events held during the race weekend featuring the BWT Alpine F1 Team and Qatar Airways executives, cabin crew and the public. The airline partnership with BWT Alpine F1 Team showcases the ......read more
The agreement represents a crucial milestone towards promoting sustainability – a central theme of Expo 2023 Doha.
Doha - 30 August 2023: The Organizing Committee of Expo 2023 Doha announced a landmark partnership agreement with Ooredoo, naming the company Strategic Partner for the event.
The official signing ceremony took place in the presence of His Excellency Dr Abdullah bin Abdulaziz bin Turki Al Subaie, Minister of Municipality, Mr. Mohamed Ali Al-Khoury, Secretary General of Expo, Ooredoo Chief Executive Officer Sheikh Ali Bin Jabor Al Thani, and Mr. Thani Al Malki, Chief Business Officer at Ooredoo.
Expo 2023 Doha Horticultural Exhibition is slated to kick off on October 2, 2023, and will offer a platform for innovation, cooperation, and sustainability-focused global dialogue. The new partnership with Ooredoo will ......read more
Expo 2023 Doha will work with Qatar Development Bank to foster creativity, innovation and entrepreneurial efforts in the field of sustainability.
Doha - 30 August 2023: The Organizing Committee of the "Expo 2023 Doha Horticultural Exhibition" has signed a partnership agreement with Qatar Development Bank to promote and support entrepreneurship throughout the duration of this six-month-long global event.
The official signing ceremony took place in the presence of Mr. Mohamed Ali Al-Khoury, Secretary General of Expo, and Mr. Abdul Rahman Hisham Al-Suwaidi, CEO of Qatar Development Bank, as part of the organizing committee’s broader commitment to instilling a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship within the Global Horticultural Exhibition.
Under the agreement, Qatar Development Bank will serve ......read more
GIMS Qatar to showcase 30 renowned automotive brands and unveil 10 product premiers in Doha, offering visitors a first-hand experience of the industry's latest innovations.
Qatar Tourism and the Geneva International Motor Show (GIMS) are delighted to welcome 30 global automotive brands to the inaugural GIMS Qatar, held in Doha from the 5 to 14 October 2023.
Qatar, host nation of some of the world’s most high-profile sporting events, from FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ to FORMULA 1 ® QATAR AIRWAYS QATAR GRAND PRIX 2023, will see the first-ever edition of the Geneva International Motor Show taking place outside the event’s native country of Switzerland.
The strong demand from exhibitors is reflective of GIMS’ innovative, first-of-its-kind event concept, which is setting new standards for ......read more
The founder and CEO of Beautiful Destinations will explore the pivotal role that MENA destinations will play in the fast-growing wellness tourism sector in coming years
Doha, Qatar – July 16, 2023 – The Global Wellness Summit (GWS), the leading conference for the $4.4 trillion business of wellness, is thrilled to announce Jeremy Jauncey, founder and CEO of Beautiful Destinations, as a keynote speaker for its 17th-annual event taking place in Doha, Qatar from November 6-9.
Jauncey, a British-born serial entrepreneur, travel writer and social media influencer with millions of followers on Instagram, is a prominent figure in the travel industry. The Financial Times has called him the “world’s most influential traveler” and Fast Company magazine voted Beautiful Destinations one of the most innovative ......read more
June 17, 2023: The organizing committee of Expo 2023 Doha has signed an agreement with the Gulf Organisation for Research & Development (GORD), whereby the latter will support the sustainability delivery of the Expo 2023 Doha. The signing ceremony took place at the Expo pavilion during the Doha International Book Fair taking place at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Center. Signing the agreement was Mr. Mohammed Al-Khoury, Secretary-General of Expo 2023 Doha, who was accompanied by Dr. Yousef Alhorr, Founding Chairman of GORD.
Commenting on the rationale for having GORD on board, Mr. Mohammed Al-Khoury, Secretary-General of Expo 2023 Doha and Director of the Public Parks Department at the Ministry of Municipality, said, “From the onset, we have made the conscious decision to prioritize sustainability at Expo 2023 Doha, ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 14th June 2023: Under the patronage and presence of His Excellency Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman bin Jassim Al Thani, Prime Minister and Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the State of Qatar, Dubai Land Department (DLD) participated in the inaugural Qatar Real Estate Forum. The forum aimed to shed light on the challenges facing the real estate sector in Qatar and discuss its future vision.
DLD's delegation was chaired by His Excellency Sultan Butti bin Mejren, Director General of the Dubai Land Department, alongside Eng. Marwan bin Ghalita, CEO of the Real Estate Regulatory Agency (RERA), Khalifa Al Suwaidi, CEO of Emirates Real Estate Solutions (ERES), and Ammar Abdullah Al Hammadi, Director of the Marketing and Communication Department. They were invited by the forum organizers', as ......read more
Doha – Qatar: The Indian Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ISHRAE)’s Qatar Chapter organised an indoor cricket league last week.
This five-day event finished on 26 May 2023 and was held at two different locations - Al Arabi Indoor Stadium and The Hamilton International School. The indoor league match concluded with Al-Ta’adhod Group and Almoayyed Air Conditioning competing in the finals. Al-Ta’adhod Group emerged victorious, defeating Almoayyed by a margin of 35 run(s).
Through such sporting events, ISHRAE aims to promote physical activity and a healthy lifestyle, leading to reduction of health risks. The Indoor Cricket League, like any other team sport, also served as a catalyst for team building among employees, encouraging communication and trust among ......read more
Experience a memorable night of captivating performances by two unstoppable icons, and the Middle East’s renowned voices, Georges Wassouf and Melhem Zein at Mondrian Doha on 18th May
Priding themselves on bringing first-class talent to the heart of the city, Mondrian Doha will be hosting the most highly anticipated concert of the year with an unforgettable night of music and entertainment by none other than legendary singers Georges Wassouf and Melhem Zein. Together, the two Levant stars will deliver a mesmerizing performance of their classics at the stunning hotel’s moonstone ballroom on Thursday 18th May for a dazzling evening of sheer talent and celebration of music.
Following his last performance that left audiences enchanted and eager for an encore, house-hold name and king of music Georges ......read more
Qatar Tourism to lead delegation of 43 partners at the region’s leading travel and tourism business exhibition
Qatar Tourism is set to lead a delegation of 43 partners at the upcoming 30th edition of the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) from May 1-4, 2023, at the Dubai World Trade Centre. This follows the country’s remarkable success in hosting the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™, where Qatar's hospitality and tourism industry demonstrated its ability to deliver world-class events.
Qatar Tourism’s 603 sqm, double-decker pavilion will feature the destination’s one-of-a-kind attractions and its unique blend of modernity and cultural authenticity. Qatar's participation at ATM demonstrates the country’s ongoing commitment to position itself as a leading global destination for travel and ......read more
April 19, 2023. On April 18th, the 20th Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition opened grandly at the Shanghai National Convention and Exhibition Center. At the world's largest and most influential international A-class auto show, Chery Motors released its third-generation PHEV technology, showcasing its latest development path in the face of opportunities in the era of electrification and intelligence to global users, and creating a grand vision for Chery's brand to lead the future travel of new energy vehicles.
Adhering to the development concept of ......read more
• Exclusive ‘Eidya’ gift package for the first visitors to Qatar during Eid
• Music concerts with regional superstars, spectacular nightly fireworks displays and popular children shows are in store
• ‘Feel Eid in Qatar’ by Qatar Tourism presents varied and family-friendly roster of events and activities.
Qatar Tourism, in partnership with Qatar Airways, announces an exciting calendar of lively and family-friendly events to mark the joyous occasion of Eid, as part of its ‘Feel Eid in Qatar’ campaign (April 21 – 23).
Ranging from spectacular music concerts with the region’s most revered artists, to fun-filled children’s shows, visitors to Qatar are sure to find something to suit their preferences amongst the action-packed ......read more
The tree-planting ceremony marked the official start of preparations to build the Dutch pavilion.
Doha, 5t April 2023: Today, the Secretary General of Expo 2023 Doha, Mohammed Ali Alkhoori, hosted H.E. the Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Marjan Kamstra, in Al Bidda Park for a tree planting ceremony to kick off construction of the Dutch pavilion for Expo 2023 Doha.
The Kingdom of the Netherlands, one of the global leaders in horticulture, was one of the first countries to confirm its participation at the Expo. Last year, the Kingdom hosted the Qatar Pavilion at the renowned “Floriade” exhibition, strengthening the bilateral cooperation in horticulture and sustainability. The country has now accepted Qatar’s invitation to participate in Expo 2023 Doha and showcase the Netherlands’ expertise ......read more
Expo 2023 Doha continues to grow the list of its participants, welcoming Lebanon as a new joiner to the biggest horticultural event of the year
Doha 28, March 2023: Following the recent visit of Lebanon’s Minister of Agriculture, H.E. Abbas Hajj Hassan, to Qatar, Lebanon confirmed its participation in Expo 2023 Doha.
Lebanon’s participation promises to bring both knowledge and entertainment. As the country with the highest proportion of arable land in the Arab world, Lebanon has already developed a number of innovative agricultural practices, including robotic and digital applications, an aqua-cultural farming system and advanced post-harvest infrastructure.
Agricultural practices, “mouneh” - the traditional Lebanese custom of food collection and preservation, and a wide array of ......read more
Doha – March 25, 2023: A Two leading experts spoke at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar’s (WCM-Q) Grand Rounds to discuss innovations in kidney transplantation and the use of shockwave therapy to manage musculoskeletal injuries in athletes.
WCM-Q alumnus Dr. Essa Abuhelaiqa, now a nephrology and transplant nephrology consultant at Hamad Medical Corporation, gave a presentation on the evolution of kidney transplant techniques, and strategies to expand the pool of kidney donors. He is also program director of the nephrology fellowship program and associate program director of the internal medicine residency program at HMC, and assistant professor of clinical medicine at WCM-Q.
Dr. Abuhelaiqa, who graduated from WCM-Q in 2011, explained that the one-year allograft survival rates for kidney transplants improved from ......read more
Doha – March 24, 2023: Leading researchers in the field of proteomics convened at Qatar National Library for a two-day conference organized by Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q).
Researchers from Qatar, Switzerland, Germany, Spain, Sweden, the US, Canada and South Africa were in attendance at the 2nd WCM-Q Proteomics Conference to discuss the latest discoveries in proteomics, a branch of molecular biology that studies the set of proteins expressed by the genome of an organism.
Proteomics is considered an important field because it helps researchers understand the roles played by proteins in healthy and unhealthy cells, giving insight into fundamental biological processes. Proteomics has many potential applications, including in personalized medicine, biomarker discovery to aid diagnosis of diseases, identifying ......read more
By joining the most renown agriculture-focused event in Qatar, Expo 2023 Doha seized the occasion to further familiarise agriculturally savvy audience with the Expo, organised numerous activities and engaged with key country’s stakeholders
Doha, 19 March 2023: Expo 2023 Doha concluded its participation in the 10th edition of Qatar International Agricultural Fair (Agriteq) that took place in Doha Exhibition and Convention Center (DEECC) between March 15th and March 19th, 2023. It was the third time that Expo team took part in the fair that offered Expo 2023 Doha with an excellent exposure to local, regional, and international stakeholders, as well as experts from the agricultural sector.
This time, Expo 2023 Doha used Agriteq as a platform to launch its first campaign titled “Which side are you ......read more
Qatar’s right arm in agricultural investment will support the Expo as an “Official Food Security Partner” in line with one of the event’s core themes
Doha, 17 March 2023: Expo 2023 Doha signed a partnership agreement with Hassad Foods on the side lines of the 10th edition of AgriTeq, Qatar’s major agricultural event. Announced during a ceremony held at the Doha Convention and Exhibition Centre, the new official partner in agricultural investment will work with the Expo to cement its position as a leading food security- and agriculture-focused platform.
Expo 2023 Doha is set to run between October ’23 – March ’24 in Al Bidda Park with an aim to attract over three million visitors and will be the first of its kind to be held in Qatar, the Middle East, and North ......read more
ICT leader’s network recognised with highest accolades; participates in key webinar; meets industry peers; cements new partnerships at world’s biggest connectivity forum
Doha, Qatar: Ooredoo - Qatar’s leading ICT provider - has wrapped up its successful participation in Mobile World Congress 2023, held in Barcelona, Spain.
At the Accenture Global CTOs Forum that was held during the Mobile World Congress, Ooredoo’s networks received the highest of accolades from industry network benchmarker umlaut – part of Accenture - with the company being ranked first in Qatar for both mobile and fixed network services.
Ooredoo Qatar’s network was named Best Mobile Network and Best Fixed Network in Qatar by Germany-based benchmarker, which rated more than 200 ......read more
As developer of new sustainable technologies, Microsoft joined forces with the world’s biggest horticultural event hosted in Qatar
Doha, 6 March 2023: Today, Expo 2023 Doha and Microsoft have signed an agreement making Microsoft the exclusive technology partner of the Expo. Announced during a ceremony held at the Ministry of Municipality of the State of Qatar, the partnership seals Expo 2023 Doha’s commitment to showcase the most advanced technologies during the event, set to run between October ’23 – March ’24 in Al Bidda Park.
Mr. Mohammed Ali Al-Khouri, Secretary-General of Expo 2023 Doha added: “Agricultural and horticultural sectors are currently undergoing massive technological transformation, and the role of technology is crucial in building sustainable ......read more
• More than 500 brands at the 19th edition of DJWE, taking place February 20 - 25, 2023, at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre
• As the region’s show of its kind, visitors will be treated to an exclusive collection of admirable jewellery pieces and watches which are available for immediate purchase.
• Damas will join DJWE for the first time and will reveal its mesmerizing Alif collection.
• Louis Vuitton’s “Fantasy necklace”, a 2.56 carat monogramflower-cut diamond to be showcased for first time at DJWE.
• Special partnership between Valentino and Qatar’s Education Above All, revealing exclusive pieces.
• Iconic food and beverage outlets, Harrod’s Tea Rooms and Venchi to treat thousands of visitors.
• Philips, leading global platform for ......read more
14 Russian companies from the construction industry will participate in the Middle East's largest exhibition in the construction industry - The Big 5 Saudi 2023. The exhibition will be held in Saudi Arabia, Riyadh from 18 to 21 February 2023 at the Riyadh Front Exhibition & Conference center.
The “Made in Russia” exhibitors will showcase their products and services in the fields of engineering and high-end plastics, plastic slabs, strips, pipes and profiles, sanitaryware and construction materials, concrete products for use in construction, as well as energy-efficient solutions for industrial enterprises and other construction products.
More than 100 b2b-meetings with potential buyers were planned for Russian companies to successfully enter the Middle East ......read more
15, January 2023 – Doha, Qatar: Now in its 10th year, the Commercial Bank CHI AL SHAQAB Presented by Longines will again be the signature annual event at Doha’s world-famous Al Shaqab equestrian center, from 23 to 25 February 2023, supported by Commercial Bank (Title Sponsor), Longines (Presenting Partner) and ExxonMobil (Main Sponsor).
Top-ranking local and international equestrian athletes will compete in the Olympic disciplines of Showjumping, Dressage and Para-Dressage, demonstrating how the special bond that develops between a horse and a rider can produce exceptional performances even at an élite level such as this – one of only five annual CHI competitions in the world.
This year, organizers are pleased to welcome a growing number of competitors, both horses and riders, from across the ......read more
December 8, 2022 in Dubai (UAE) ended the largest construction exhibition in the Middle East region - the Big 5 Show 2022. Here, 14 Russian companies producers of building materials have presented their products to potential buyers. The exhibition was held on the territory of the international exhibition and convention center - Dubai World Trade Center from 5 to 8 December 2022.
More than 150 b2b meetings were successfully held for Russian companies, where the Russian representatives had the opportunity to introduce their products in detail to local buyers.
Russian companies successfully exhibited at the Big 5 show 2022 sealing materials, board materials, woodworking products, composite building materials, information technology and other construction products.
For more than 40 years, the Big 5 show has been ......read more
QIB has lined up a series of activities to share the joy of the game with the community and visitors to Qatar from across the globe
Doha, Qatar – 22 November 2022: In celebration of the much-awaited sporting event in the world, Qatar Islamic Bank (QIB), Qatar’s leading digital bank, has been gearing up for this milestone with a series of exciting activities and events designed for its customers and employees, as well as the community and visitors to Qatar.
On this special occasion, QIB launched a campaign showing to the world Qatar’s celebrated traditions that sets it apart from the rest of the world. QIB launched three videos in line with this initiative including #HowWeDoItInQatar to introduce some of the traditions and interactions that define the welcoming hospitality of Qatar and the Middle ......read more
Upcoming event will focus on helping MSMEs in benefiting from the FIFA World Cup 2022™ bid.
Doha, 1 November 2022: QNB, the largest financial institution in the Middle East and Africa, has announced its strategic partnership for this year’s GWC Forum, which will focus on how businesses can benefit from the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™.
“QNB’s support for the GWC Forum illustrates their commitment and leadership of the aspiring MSMEs segment, while providing the support to help them leverage the opportunities arising from hosting the biggest sporting event on the world,” commented GWC’s CEO Mr. Ranjeev Menon. “We are happy to have QNB as a strategic partner in this forum”, he added.
Commenting on this partnership, Mr. Khalid Ahmed Al-Sada, General Manager - ......read more
The exclusive collection of Diego Maradona memorabilia, consisting of almost 300 certified objects belonging to the football great will debut at the most anticipated football event this year in Qatar, to then tour the world.
In partnership with Visit Qatar, Msheireb Properties, and Park Hyatt Doha, this exclusive collection, with some items to be seen for the first time in public, will share the story of Maradona on the football pitch, locker room, and in his private life.
Doha - 27, October 2022 – TEN Experience is bringing a memorable exhibition to Doha with the unveiling of an exclusive collection of Diego Maradona memorabilia for the first time ever in Qatar and the region. The legendary exhibition will open to the public daily from 16 November until 20 December at Doha Design District, located in the ......read more
Frankfurt, 25 October 2022: The Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation (MBRF) hosted two panel discussions as part of the KnowTalks 2022 series in collaboration with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), the knowledge partner. The sessions were held during the fourth day of MBRF’s participation in the Frankfurt International Book Fair 2022, which is held in Frankfurt, ......read more
French Montana, CeeLo Green, Alex Sensation, Ryan Castro, Oxlade and world-leading DJs join the largest beach festival of the Qatar 2022 World Cup
19th of October, 2022 – Doha, Qatar: French Montana, CeeLo Green, Alex Sensation, Ryan Castro, Oxlade, and DJ-Twins are amongst some of the international stars who will take center stage at the forthcoming, month-long QetaiFAN Beach Fest ......read more
Head to the Mondrian Doha’s Hudson Tavern to experience the famous Oktoberfest all the way from Germany.
From now until 3rd October, Hudson Tavern at Mondrian Doha will be filled with the famed European atmosphere as they honour the humble hop. From Bavarian bites and tankards of traditional brews to a fun filled atmosphere, it’s sure to be an Oktoberfest to ......read more
UVentures and Qetaifan Projects, together with Madaeen Al Doha Group, have announced the plans and location for an exclusive entertainment beach festival that will operate during the twenty-nine days of the 2022 Qatar World Cup.
The beach-front site located in Qetaifan Island North, within the new city of Lusail, North of Doha, Qatar, will host participants, visitors and special guests ......read more
Doha Festival City Ladies’ Club Membership Avails Holders Exclusive Shopping and Dining Benefits
Doha, Qatar – 05 September 2022: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment, is pleased to announce the addition of a host of new benefits to the Ladies’ Club members.
Robert Hall, Doha Festival City’s ......read more
Doha, 28 August 2022 – As a part of its role as the Official Middle East and Africa Supporter of the FIFA World Cup 2022™, QNB group unveiled its preparations for the upcoming FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™, and highlighted its main exciting events, initiatives, products, and services planned to take place as the country approaches the long-awaited event hosted for the first time in ......read more
With a few more weeks left to the summer holidays, Doha residents can take part in a plethora of indoor and outdoor activities as showcased by Qatar Calendar’s latest edition (qatarcalendar.com). With football tournaments, summer programs for the little ones and the opening of the much-anticipated Lusail Stadium, a case of rising football fever can be detected this month. In addition, there ......read more
Oxford Business Group launches new analysis of country’s economic development and investment opportunities
Doha, July 2022: Qatar’s efforts to leverage its abundant natural gas resources and its status as host of the 2022 FIFA World Cup to develop a diversified, knowledge-based economy are mapped out in a new report just produced by the global research and advisory firm ......read more
Doha, Qatar - 05 July 2022: Al Meera Consumer Goods Company celebrated the International Plastic Free Day 2022 by replacing shopping plastic bags with reusable ones on July 3, 2022. This comes in line with Al Meera Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) program as a national leading retailer, in continuation of its efforts to spread awareness of the best green practices and the ......read more
- QIC Group’s Insurtech MENA Summit 2022 gathered 40 + speakers and 250 leaders of technology companies, investors and innovators from the region and around the world.
- Al Mannai: Six promising examples of startups harnessing new technologies for improved customer service in the region.
DOHA, Qatar, Sunday June 26, 2022: The InsurTech MENA Summit ......read more