Gulf Times - Al-Wakrah
Souq Waqif festival creating 'a welcoming atmosphere'

Souq Waqif festival creating 'a welcoming atmosphere'

The diversity of cultural and entertainment shows, as well as several attractions, at the Souq Waqif Spring Festival 2017 is creating 'a unique and welcoming atmosphere' in Doha, visitors have said.

Drive against street vendors: Food unfit for consumption seized

Drive against street vendors: Food unfit for consumption seized

Large quantities of food unfit for human consumption and rotten fish have been seized during a surprise inspection campaign, targeting street vendors, by Al Sheehaniya Municipality.

Ministry conducts clean-up campaign

Ministry conducts clean-up campaign

The beaches and coasts section at Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) General Cleanliness Department conducted a clean-up drive at the Al Wakrah beach and port.

Light rain forecast in western parts of Qatar

Light rain forecast in western parts of Qatar

There is a chance of light rain in some places in the western parts of Qatar on Tuesday, the Met department has said.

Electrical appliances firm shut over false labels

Electrical appliances firm shut over false labels

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has closed a company at Al Wakrah for a month over sale of electrical appliances with false country of origin labels.

Al Rayyan get ready for Qatar Stars League party

Al Rayyan get ready for Qatar Stars League party

It’s no secret that Al Rayyan fans have endured a frustrating time over the years, thanks to their team’s inability to translate promise and potential into titles as often as they would have wanted.

Qatar Volleyball League

Qatar Volleyball League

Action from the match between Al Arabi (in red and white) and Al Wakrah in the Qatar Men’s Volleyball League yesterday.

Egyptian expat dies in road accident

Egyptian expat dies in road accident

An Egyptian expatriate was killed in a road accident on Thursday when his car overturned after one of its tyres burst near Al Wakrah town before noon. He was the sole occupant of the vehicle.