Gulf Times - Katara
Maritime heritage on show as Katara dhow festival opens

Maritime heritage on show as Katara dhow festival opens

The festival, held at the Katara beach until Saturday, has the participation of Qatar, Kuwait, Oman, Iraq, Turkey, India, Greece, and Zanzibar in this “one-of-a-kind edition.”

Ajyal to feature 100 plus films from 43 nations

Ajyal to feature 100 plus films from 43 nations

The fifth Ajyal Youth Film Festival, scheduled to take place at Katara – the Cultural Village from November 29 to December 4, will feature 103 films from 43 countries.

Katara Photography Festival opens

Katara Photography Festival opens

The first edition of the Photography Festival officially opened at Katara – the Cultural Village on Wednesday, showcasing the works of some renowned photographers from Qatar, Germany, France and the Philippines.

Qatar's first ever music contest to showcase young talent

Qatar's first ever music contest to showcase young talent

Over 700 young participants, including several Qataris, will take part in the competition in the musical spectacle organised by Moving Young Artists.

Cultural Diversity Festival at Katara continues to wow spectators

Cultural Diversity Festival at Katara continues to wow spectators

The ‘Cultural Diversity Festival,’ taking place at Katara – the Cultural Village’s Amphitheatre, continues to enthrall a large number of spectators especially during the weekend ...

Cultural Diversity Festival starts at Katara on Wednesday

Cultural Diversity Festival starts at Katara on Wednesday

The ‘Cultural Diversity Festival' will witness the participation of folkloric groups from more than 20 countries.

Katara inaugurates photo exhibition

Katara inaugurates photo exhibition

Katara – the Cultural Village Foundation, in co-operation with the Youth Hobbies Centre, has launched a photography exhibition titled *My lens in love of Qatar.

Falconry 'a source of pride and prestige for Qataris'

Falconry 'a source of pride and prestige for Qataris'

Speaking about the Katara International Hunting & Falcon Exhibition ‘S’hail’, which runs until September 24 at Katara, Farhan al-Sayed pointed out that owning a falcon and falconry “has high cultural value.”

Hunting and falcon show begins at Katara

Hunting and falcon show begins at Katara

Several local, Arab and international participants are taking apart in the event including 54 from Qatar.

Duke of Seville visits Katara

Duke of Seville visits Katara

The Duke of Seville Francisco de Borbon y Escasany visited Katara - the Cultural Village Foundation on Thursday. The dignitary was received by Katara general manager Dr Khalid bin Ibrahim al-Sulaiti who hosted a VIP luncheon on the occasion.

Duke of Seville admires facilities at Katara

Duke of Seville admires facilities at Katara

Dr al-Sulaiti explained that Katara receives VIP delegates continuously, which ideally approves its position as a cultural hub that reflects Qatar's heritage.

QMC forum weighs 100 days of unjustified siege

QMC forum weighs 100 days of unjustified siege

The forum, which was aired live on Qatar Television from Katara amphitheatre, was a special episode of Al Haqiqa programme in its Arabic version.