Qatar food production industry accounts for approximately 7% of the country's domestic consumption.  It depends mainly on food imports for local needs. Qatar is the most urbanized nations among the GCC states.  Urban lifestyles have raised the standard of living of individuals and changed their eating pattern, resulting in a...
Doha Festival City, the largest entertainment, retail and hospitality destination in Qatar, managed and operated by Al-Futtaim, opened its doors to the public yesterday, 5th April 2017. Thousands of visitors flocked to the new Mall from 10am to be amongst the first to shop, dine and be entertained. With...
Family Business Council – Gulf (FBCG), the regional association of Family Business Network International (FBNi), announced its Annual Summit 2017 to be held under the theme ‘Secrets to Family Business Continuity: Committed to Evolve Over Generations’ on 12-13 April 2017 in Dubai. Held for the third consecutive year, the Summit...
The Middle East Film and Comic Con powered by Rani for 2017, the definitive pop culture convention in the Middle East is expected to be the biggest ever for its sixth edition. Following its hugely successful fifth anniversary, MEFCC 2017 is returning at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC)...
Tomorrowland, the world’s most prestigious electronic music festival held at Boom, Belgium, brings Unite with Tomorrowland to Dubai for the first time on Saturday, 29th July 2017 at the new indoor venue Dubai Festival City Arena. The ticketing practice of this festival is unlike any other. With the demand...
The ninth annual Abu Dhabi World Jiu-Jitsu Championships, held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, welcomes legends of the sport for the second year running, in what is set...
All eyes will be on the IPIC Arena in Abu Dhabi this April when record numbers of international athletes compete at the Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship, which take place from 10 – 23 April 2017. The ninth edition of the Championship will welcome back the world’s elite...
The 2017 Formula 1® season is back, and the introduction of new rules governing the design of cars promises one of the most exciting seasons ever. F1® will enter a new era with lower, wider and faster cars making this season possibly the fastest ever and most spectacular for fans...
Under the patronage of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz AlSaud – King of Saudi Arabia; the Kingdom of Bahrain – represented by the Information & eGovernment Authority (iGA) and Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) - participated at the 1st GCC Statistical Forum and...
During the opening of the 11th ‘Flower and Garden Festival’ in Yanbu, KSA, Guinness World Records, the global authority on record-breaking, has confirmed that the Royal Commission of Jubail & Yanbu has broken the Guinness World Record for the ‘largest carpet of flowers’. Reclaiming their title from 2014, The Royal...