Gulf Times - Katara
Katara promotes healthy lifestyle as it marks NSD

Katara promotes healthy lifestyle as it marks NSD

Around 64 entities from the private and public sector, including 11 ministries, 10 sport federations and 24 health and food establishments conducted various activities.

Qatar a melting pot for music, says German pianist

Qatar a melting pot for music, says German pianist

One thing that strikes about Qatar is that it is a melting pot for music as people from different nationalities converge to listen to music, says German pianist Christopher Park.

Katara lines up several events for National Sport Day

Katara lines up several events for National Sport Day

Katara - the Cultural Village Foundation has said it is gearing up to receive thousands of visitors coming Tuesday, February 13, to take part in the seventh edition of National Sport Day.

Ingushetia republic seeks to widen ties with Qatar

Ingushetia republic seeks to widen ties with Qatar

Qatar and Russia continue to enjoy strong relations in various fields of co-operation, according to Ingushetia President Yunus Beck Yevkurov. Ingushetia is a Russian Federation republic.

Entertainment galore as Winter Festival begins at Katara

Entertainment galore as Winter Festival begins at Katara

The event was inaugurated by Katara general manager Dr Khalid bin Ibrahim al-Sulaiti, together with Venezuela’s foreign relations deputy minister for Asia, Middle East and Oceania Affairs, Felix Placencia Gonzalez.

Katara exhibition explores the art of wood engraving

Katara exhibition explores the art of wood engraving

The exhibition includes 35 artworks by a Qatari artist, created with “assurance, precision, craftsmanship and a high level of skills inherited from the Qatari heritage”.

QatArt to hold handicraft workshops at 'Winter Festival'

QatArt to hold handicraft workshops at 'Winter Festival'

QatArt board member Swapna Namboodiri said there will be three workshops daily during the festival, which will run from 4pm to 9pm at Katara – the Cultural Village’s Beach 15.

Local farm produce continues to draw residents to Mahaseel Souq

Local farm produce continues to draw residents to Mahaseel Souq

A large number of Qatar residents and visitors thronged the Mahaseel Souq at Katara–the Cultural Village’s southern area to buy fresh produce from local vegetable farms and dairies.

Katara exhibition highlights beauty of nature, engineering might

Katara exhibition highlights beauty of nature, engineering might

A unique exhibition at Katara - the Cultural Village, dubbed ‘Conceptional Architecture,’ features the works of artist and architect Mohamed Mohanad Barakat, a Syrian national born in Doha.

Visitors applaud musical on Qatari heritage at Katara

Visitors applaud musical on Qatari heritage at Katara

The performance of the musical Al Ghaos 'Diving’, staged at the Drama Theatre of Katara – the Cultural Village on Friday and was attended by a wide spectrum of people from all walks of life.

Locally-grown dates in high demand at Mahaseel

Locally-grown dates in high demand at Mahaseel

Locally-grown dates have become one of the most sought after items for shoppers at the second edition of Mahaseel (crops) Festival, taking place at the southern area of Katara – the Cultural Village.

Bedaya holds “Souq Maqtoora: National Day Edition”

Bedaya holds “Souq Maqtoora: National Day Edition”

The Bedaya Centre for Entrepreneurship and Career, a joint initiative by Qatar Development Bank and Silatech, has organised the ‘Souq Maqtoora: National Day Edition’ ...