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World Cup action comes alive at Qatar fan zone

World Cup action comes alive at Qatar fan zone

Qatar Fan Zone, organised and delivered by SC, the Ministry of Culture and Sports and Qatar Tourism Authority, will be open until July 15.

Special Eid celebrations to kick off Qatar Summer Festival

Special Eid celebrations to kick off Qatar Summer Festival

The country’s longest festival, themed “Colour Your Summer,” invites residents and visitors to kick off the season’s festivities with special Eid al-Fitr celebrations.

QTA developing key destinations to enhance visitor experience

QTA developing key destinations to enhance visitor experience

The Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) has launched a programme to develop key destinations within Qatar to enhance visitor experience, starting with Bin Ghannam Island ...

Cruise tourism to help Qatar excel as a destination: QTA

Cruise tourism to help Qatar excel as a destination: QTA

Qatar Tourism Authority’s acting chairman Hassan al-Ibrahim said the cruise sector grew 39% (compared to last cruise season), receiving more than 65,000 visitors on board 22 luxury and mega ships.

Qatar records steep hike in cruise tourism arrivals

Qatar records steep hike in cruise tourism arrivals

The cruise season, which continued from October 2017 until this April, witnessed 14 mega ships making calls and a number of maiden voyages into Doha.

QTA office in Mumbai to tap into fast-growing market

QTA office in Mumbai to tap into fast-growing market

Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) has opened a representative office in Mumbai, India – the 11th in a network of offices around the globe, it was announced.

Qatar makes its debut at travel event in Beijing

Qatar makes its debut at travel event in Beijing

Qatar is making its debut trade show appearance in China at the 14th China Outbound Travel and Tourism Market (COTTM), which concludes on Wednesday in Beijing.

Tourism council to start operating in Q2 of 2018

Tourism council to start operating in Q2 of 2018

Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) Acting Chairman Hassan al-Ibrahim has predicted the National Tourism Council will start operating in the second quarter of 2018 under the new governance of the tourism sector.

German visitors to Qatar more than double in 2018

German visitors to Qatar more than double in 2018

QTA leads Qatar delegation to Berlin for ITB 2018 amid growing popularity.

57 tour guides receive licence from QTA

57 tour guides receive licence from QTA

The initiative is part of several that have been introduced by QTA to raise the standard of tourism service providers and further regulate the tourism sector.

QTA and partners explore tourism promotion strategies

QTA and partners explore tourism promotion strategies

Representatives of QTA’s global offices, along with members of the local tourism industry, discussed ways on how to increase the impact of international promotion campaigns.

Shop Qatar: QTA urges people to buy local products

Shop Qatar: QTA urges people to buy local products

The shopping festival has partnered with more than 100 budding entrepreneurs and local businesses to provide a platform that will bring them closer to customers and broaden their market reach.