Arts & Culture 2018-05-27T14:40:16+00:00

Arts & Culture

Qatar Summer Festival to Start on the First Day of Eid Al Fitr

Doha: The Qatar Summer Festival will kick off on the first day of Eid Al Fitr, Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) announced. In a speech during QTA's fifth Annual Tourism Industry Ramadan Ghabga, QTA Acting Chairman Hassan Al Ibrahim said although a year has passed since the beginning of the unjust [...]

May 29th, 2018|

Katara’s Ramadan Activities Draw Huge Crowds

Children pose for photo with mascots at the Meerat Ramadan at Katara. DOHA: Katara Cultural Village has been attracting huge crowds with diverse activities that make it the perfect venue to spend Ramadan nights. Ramadan events at Katara represent a mix of culture, art, religion, sports, entertainment, shopping and feasting that [...]

May 28th, 2018|

2018 Ramadan Activities at the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA)

RAMADAN KAREEM! 16 - 29 MAY 2018 Each night for the first two weeks of Ramadan, MIA will be offering a wide selection of activities for the whole family – from lectures and poetry recitals for adults, to the MIA Bazaar and walk-in craft activities for children and families. Talks [...]

May 22nd, 2018|

The Fearless Girl Statue Is Being Relocated

The “Fearless Girl” statue, which faces Wall Street’s “Charging Bull” sculpture in lower Manhattan, is slated to be moved by the end of the year. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D), in partnership with State Street Global Advisors, the management group that commissioned the statue, announced on Thursday [...]

May 22nd, 2018|

8 South Korean Tech Attractions

Known for its super-fast internet speeds, automated convenience stores, innovative smart cities and industry-leading tech companies (think Samsung and LG), South Korea is without a doubt one of the techiest destinations in the world. So get ready to get your geek on and experience the country’s technological prowess first-hand at [...]

May 20th, 2018|

What Happens During Ramadan in Qatar

What really happens during Ramadan in Qatar and other Moslem countries? This holy month is still a mystery to the non-Moslem world. You cannot imagine it if you have had no experience visiting or working in the Middle East or other parts of the Earth professing Islam. For those of [...]

May 16th, 2018|