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A Closer Look into VCUQatar’s Fifteenth Annual Fashion Show – Center Front
Marhaba was invited to attend one of the three days of Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar’s (VCUQatar) Fifteenth Annual Fashion Show – Center Front – at The Gate Mall on Wednesday 16 April 2014. Center Front showcases the work of VCUQatar fashion design sophomores, juniors and seniors, launching the latter from students into successful designers. [&hellip
Food Files #6: Pinoy Fiesta
In the Asian continent especially in the Southeast Asia, Filipino food is favoured by internationally however it’s overshadowed by the most popular Chinese, Japanese and Korean cuisines. Like most Asian food, Filipino food consist of an abundance of seafood, tropical fruits and creative dishes. Filipino restaurants and bakeries are in abundance in Qatar as the [&hellip
Supermarket Sweep
Love it or loathe it – the weekly food shop. Despite doing our best to get out of it, it is a necessary evil, often complicated by the perceived lack of groceries available here. New residents may be used to the abundance of choices to be had at home, and perhaps feel that they will [&hellip
Food Files #5: Turkish Cuisine
When it comes to Middle Eastern cuisine, the Turkish cuisine is certainly one of the most popular cuisines. Everything from its appetizers to desserts are widely known in the world, due to the strong heritage of the Ottoman cuisine. The Turkish cuisine is a mixture and refinement of Central Asian, Middle Eastern and Balkan cuisines. [&hellip
Fashion in Qatar Goes Online with Fashion Rocks Qatar
Social media has become an integral part of people’s daily lives, not just socially but also professionally. Many people have found ways of making a living purely by creating an online page or online account on social networks such as Facebook, Twitter or Instagram that later become a website or an actual business, once they’ve [&hellip
Food Files #4: Fantastic French Cuisine
France has a long culinary tradition. French cuisine nowadays is a result of centuries of research, elaboration and perfection. It is an integral part of French culture. Thanks to the interest in the French for good food, their chefs have always been encouraged to create elaborate new dishes to satisfy the most discriminating palate. The [&hellip
GLAM Your Image with Certified Image Consultant Elisabete Reis
If you or your company are looking for an expert to go to for advice on your image, GLAM Your Image is the place to go. With no headquarters as of yet, GLAM Your Image mainly communicates via its online social networks, which consists of over 16,000 likes on Facebook and over 3,800 followers on [&hellip
Food Files #3: Vegetarian and Vegan Options
Are you a vegetarian? Are you thinking of adopting a vegetarian/vegan lifestyle? Or do you maybe want to include more vegetarian dishes in your diet? What type of vegetarian are you? A vegetarian is someone who typically does not include any meat or fish in their diet, but may include eggs and dairy. Lacto-ovo vegetarians [&hellip
Food Files #2: Cuisine from the United Kingdom
British cuisine is the specific set of cooking traditions and practices associated with the United Kingdom. British cuisine has been described as ‘unfussy dishes made with quality local ingredients, matched with simple sauces to accentuate flavour, rather than disguise it.’ However, British cuisine has absorbed the cultural influence of those that have settled in Britain, [&hellip
The Real DJs of Qatar: The Guardians
When talking about life in Qatar, one of the first things foreigners ask about is the nightlife – what do people do there at night? Where do people go to listen to music and dance? A few years ago, there was no such thing in Qatar. Today, however, nightlife in the country has become quite [&hellip

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