Gulf Times - stadiums
Over 140,000 people register for road to 2022 in first week

Over 140,000 people register for road to 2022 in first week

The volunteer initiative was launched on September 2 and will remain open, as excitement around first FIFA World Cup to be held in the Arab world continues to gather pace.

Putin: World Cup stadiums should remain soccer venues

Putin: World Cup stadiums should remain soccer venues

Russia hosted the World Cup in 11 cities in June and July without any major security or discriminatory incidents.

Qatar surges ahead with 2022 World Cup plans

Qatar surges ahead with 2022 World Cup plans

Qatar is ahead of schedule when it comes to venues, related major projects and even paint.

Heavy rain damages Russian World Cup stadium

Heavy rain damages Russian World Cup stadium

Footage from the southern city of Volgograd showed a fresh landslide on an embankment near the stadium.

Al Thumama Stadium honoured for innovative design

Al Thumama Stadium honoured for innovative design

The award was received during a ceremony in Cannes, France, by the stadium’s designer, and chief architect of Arab Engineering Bureau (AEB), Ibrahim Mohamed Jaidah.

Stadium visits highlight SC’s 'commitment to sustainability'

Stadium visits highlight SC’s 'commitment to sustainability'

Sustainability and environmental experts from the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) have joined forces to share knowledge at stadium construction sites.

SC and BWI publish first report on workers’ welfare

SC and BWI publish first report on workers’ welfare

The SC and the Building and Wood Workers' International have published the findings of a series of inspections carried out at four FIFA World Cup stadium sites during 2017.

FIFA World Cup: Qatari firms to build training sites

FIFA World Cup: Qatari firms to build training sites

The Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) has awarded the contract to build the team training sites for the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar to two specialised Qatari companies, the SC website reported.

2022 World Cup: Qatari firm wins seats contract

2022 World Cup: Qatari firm wins seats contract

The Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) has awarded the contract to manufacture seats for three of the 2022 FIFA World Cup venues to Coastal Qatar, a specialised Qatari manufacturing and construction company.

Qatar 2022: QR1.4bn in opportunities loom for firms

Qatar 2022: QR1.4bn in opportunities loom for firms

More than QR1.4bn in business opportunities related to the 2022 FIFA World Cup will be on offer to local small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) at the ‘Moushtarayat 2017’ at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre.

FIFA president to encourage co-hosting for 2026 Cup

FIFA president to encourage co-hosting for 2026 Cup

FIFA President Gianni Infantino said on Thursday he intends to encourage co-hosting for the 2026 soccer World Cup that could bring together three or four countries with four or five stadiums each.

Qatar agrees joint World Cup stadium inspections

Qatar agrees joint World Cup stadium inspections

Qatar World Cup 2022 organisers said on Tuesday they will allow international trade union inspections of stadium sites from next year.