10 things to do in Qatar to get a feel of local culture

10 things to do in Qatar to get a feel of local culture

Souq WaqifSouq Waqif is the best place to go to get a real ancient feel of Qatar. The souq was founded at least a century ago in proximity of the dry riverbed known as Wadi Musheireb. It was a...

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Qatar’s national animal isn’t a camel or a falcon but an Oryx

Qatar’s national animal isn’t a camel or a falcon but an Oryx

A week in Qatar would be enough to see as many camels as you want, or a stroll around the Souq Wakif would be sufficient to catch sight of the...
Did you hear about the ‘snow pyramid’ discovered in Antarctica?

Did you hear about the ‘snow pyramid’ discovered in Antarctica?

As everyone knows, Antarctica is a cold, desolate place. But was it like that all the time?Conspiracy theorists went into a tizzy when a user...
Five traditional cuisines you need to try this Qatar National Day

Five traditional cuisines you need to try this Qatar National Day

If you're in Qatar, as a resident or tourist, your cultural experience will not be complete unless you try the authentic Qatari cuisines.
Sheikh Jassim bin Mohammad Al Thani,  a true leader of his time

Sheikh Jassim bin Mohammad Al Thani, a true leader of his time

Sheikh Jassim bin Mohammad Al Thani was a true leader as well as a brave knight and saw his country through several conflicts.He led his with...
How well do you know 'The Founder of Qatar?'

How well do you know 'The Founder of Qatar?'

Sheikh Jassim bin Mohammad Al Thani, better known as “the founder of the State of Qatar”, was a man with sound knowledge; it is this knowledge and...
Imminent new law will make changing jobs easier for expats, says Government agency

Imminent new law will make changing jobs easier for expats, says Government agency

December has begun and expatriates in the country are gearing up to welcome the new residency law on December 13.Law No 21 of 2015, which regulates...
The day I am going to dearly miss is nearly here!

The day I am going to dearly miss is nearly here!

Come December 18 and I will miss the Qatar National Day (QND) for only the second time in a decade.When I left Qatar for good last year, I didn't...
Qatar government’s amnesty period comes to an end today

Qatar government’s amnesty period comes to an end today

The three-month amnesty period announced by the Qatari government on September 1 formally ends today.The Search and Follow-Up Department at...

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