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Eid 2018: Your guide to Eid Al Adha events and activities in Qatar

Eid Al Adha is around the corner, so we've put together a list of events and activities for those of you staying in Qatar for the festivities.

WATCH: Pamper yourself with a staycation at Doha Marriott Hotel

You don't have to be on holiday to enjoy a 5 star staycation experience.

India announces exemption of customs import duty on Kerala-bound aid materials

Indian Finance Minister Piyush Goyal has announced that all aid materials coming from abroad to help with Kerala’s floods will be exempted from customs and GST taxes.

Expatriate gets a six-month jail sentence for embezzlement of funds

An Asian expatriate has been sentenced to six months in jail and fined for embezzling QR787,000 from the real estate company he worked for.

Hot weather conditions to be prevalent during Eid holidays, says Met Department

Qatar’s Met Department has said that the temperatures in the country will remain high during the Eid holiday period, leading to a rise in ‘sensible temperature.'

Police arrest a gang of criminals specialising in stealing copper cables

Members of the Qatari police force apprehend a gang of criminals who used to specialise in stealing copper and aluminium wires from under-protected construction sites.

Good Life Market: Qatar’s first and only health food store

Founded by Muneera AlKubaisi, Good Life Market is Qatar’s first and only health food store, providing customers with clean and healthy products.

Qatar’s Aspetar wins top award for being the best medical project in Asia

Aspetar, Qatar’s Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Hospital, has won the prestigious Sheikh Fahad Hiroshima-Asia Sports Medicine and Science Award, given every four years, for the third time in a row.

Lifestyle & Community

Banks in the country to remain closed for seven days for Eid Al Adha

Those who are planning to do financial transactions take note as the Qatar Central Bank has announced that banks in the country will remain closed for a week, starting Sunday, August 19, for Eid Al Adha holidays.

Al Aker: Keeping alive a tradition of excellence

If you've tried knafeh in Qatar, you probably already know that the name is almost synonymous with Al Aker.

Clay Encounters, your new favorite thing to do in Doha

Clay Encounters is an exciting newly-opened ceramics studio in The Pearl where you can both create your own clay crafts and buy already-made ones.

Events to look out for this August at Qatar National Library

This August the library is hosting a number of exciting events that will appeal across age groups and interests, so give one of these a shot!


WATCH: Indulge your tastebuds at the Marriott Marquis Food Festival

From August 10 - 20 Marriott Marquis City Center Doha is inviting everyone to a 10 day dining experience across all their outlets.

WATCH: Staycation this summer at The Ritz-Carlton Doha

If you want to kick back and relax without leaving the country, enjoy a luxurious 2-person staycation at The Ritz-Carlton, Doha!

WATCH: Welcome to Qatar - Discover Qatar's history at Msheireb Museums

‬Located within the oldest part of the capital‭, ‬Msheireb Museums form an important part of Qatar’s national history‭.

WATCH: A sneak peek at the Doha Metro as Qatar Rail gears up for its completion

Qatar Rail gives us a look into the soon-to-be-opened Doha Metro's vehicles, routes and stations.


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