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Halloween 2014 Celebrations in Doha, Qatar
Looking to celebrate Halloween this year but don’t know where or how? Venues around Qatar are getting ready for the thrilling American celebration. Marhaba has put together a list of events to help you decide how you’ll be celebrating Halloween 2014 in Qatar: Little Academy Nursery Presents Kids Halloween Extravaganza All children and their parents [&hellip
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Oktoberfest 2014 Celebrations in Doha, Qatar
The Bavarian festival ‘Oktoberfest’ is popular worldwide. Here are your options for what to do to celebrate this festival in Doha. InterContinental Doha The City Don’t miss Oktoberfest at InterContinental Doha The City! They are back this year with our wildly popular Oktoberfest celebration in Al Jawhara Ballroom on 29 October through 3 October 2014 [&hellip
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Celebrate Eid Al Adha 2014 in Doha, Qatar
La Cigale Hotel Doha Eid El Adha Celebrations at Le Cigalon Restaurant Celebrate Eid in an enchanting atmosphere and indulge in a delightful International buffet brunch with live cooking and Oriental Ouzi Stations, a selection of seafood dishes and mesmerising sweets. Date: 1st and 2nd days of Eid Time: 12 pm (noon) – 3:30 pm [&hellip
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Who’s Who in Qatar: The People of Qatar You Should Know About
Qatar is the world’s richest country and is home to the world’s third-largest natural gas reserve. The small Arabian Peninsula has the highest per capita income in the world, according to the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Besides its wealth, Qatar is home to Al Jazeera Network and is an influential player in the Arab world. [&hellip
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QatART: Handmade In Qatar
QatART is a handmade community of mixed cultural artists and crafters who live and create work in Qatar. It’s also a platform where locally based artisans can promote their arts and crafts products through their newsletters, social media presence (Facebook page and Flickr group) and handmade markets. Today, they have 48 members from 21 countries [&hellip
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Qatartoonists
Visual arts, in all its forms, play a great role in Qatar’s everyday life today, especially in the lives of the younger generations. Everything from photography to animation is prevalent, where both locals and expatriates in the country display natural talent in the field of visual arts. A relatively new yet widespread line of work [&hellip
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New, Upgraded Highway to Al Sheehaniya is Almost Finished
From Doha, four main highways fan out around the country in anticlockwise sequence: Route 1 to the north (and Route 1A as a relief road to Al Khor, en route to Ras Laffan); Route 3 to Dukhan in the west; Route 5 to Bu Samra and the Saudi Arabian border in the southwest; and Route [&hellip
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The Time Of Es’hail
The Es’hail 1 satellite’s entry into service on  18 December last year has enabled Qatar to fulfill its goals of providing independent, high-quality services to broadcasters and other stakeholders in Qatar and the MENA region. But the satellite does more than this for the State. It is the personification of Qatar’s wish to enter into [&hellip
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Marhaba is 20!
Happy birthday Marhaba! This year the Marhaba Information Guide is 20 years old. Who would have thought in 1994 that the book would have grown so much over the years, to become the premier information guide that it is today! Marhaba from the beginning – an idea is born… The rising number of English speakers [&hellip
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Qatari Author Shuaa Al Sada Publishes Book on ‘Gardening in Arabia’
British author, Frances Gillespie, reviews the book, ‘Gardening in Arabia: Outdoor Annual Florals of the Arabian Gulf’, by Shuaa Abdullah al-Sada. The forthcoming series Gardening in Arabia is – literally – a ground-breaking project. These are the first modern books ever to be published in Arabic on the subject, and the first comprehensive series to be [&hellip

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