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Katara holds cultural activities on National Day

Katara holds cultural activities on National Day

The grand festivities of Qatar National Day continued on Thursday at Katara - the Cultural Village. The events saw people turn up in large numbers as has become the custom now for many years.

Al-Kuwari stresses importance of cultural diplomacy in global peace

Al-Kuwari stresses importance of cultural diplomacy in global peace

HE the Minister of State Dr Hamad bin Abdulaziz al-Kuwari, has stressed the importance of cultural diplomacy in the dialogue of civilisations and cultures, noting that global harmony is achieved ...

European Day of Languages strengthens cultural ties with Qatar: Italian envoy

European Day of Languages strengthens cultural ties with Qatar: Italian envoy

Italian ambassador Pasquale Salzano underscored the importance of the European Day of Languages in deepening cultural ties with Qatar and its people.

Chinese cultural centre to open in Doha: envoy

Chinese cultural centre to open in Doha: envoy

The Chinese embassy in Doha will open a new cultural centre by the end of this year, ambassador Zhou Jian has said.

QNL lecture explores relationship between cultural heritage and human rights

QNL lecture explores relationship between cultural heritage and human rights

Qatar National Library’s ( QNL) first anniversary lecture on Tuesday discussed the crucial relationship between cultural heritage and human rights as its main subject.

Dana Firas to deliver talk on cultural heritage at QNL

Dana Firas to deliver talk on cultural heritage at QNL

Princess Dana Firas, Unesco global ambassador and president of the Petra National Trust, will shed light on the relationship between cultural heritage and human rights in a special lecture ...

Katara hosts cultural event for IPU delegates

Katara hosts cultural event for IPU delegates

A grand cultural event was hosted by Katara - The Cultural Village Foundation on Tuesday for the officials and delegates to the ongoing 140th General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU).

Sambo transcends cultural boundaries, says Russian martial arts expert

Sambo transcends cultural boundaries, says Russian martial arts expert

The Russian martial arts of Sambo, which made its Qatar debut at Aspire Zone Foundation’s (AZF) National Sport Day (NSD) celebrations on Tuesday ...

Traditional shows wow audience at Katara

Traditional shows wow audience at Katara

Katara – the Cultural Village hosted an array of cultural events over the weekend aimed at supporting its noble message to bring nations closer to each other.

Qatar elected as new president of Global Public Diplomacy Network

Qatar elected as new president of Global Public Diplomacy Network

Members of the Global Public Diplomacy Network (GPDNet) have unanimously elected Qatar as the next president of the organisation during the start of its fifth General Assembly at Katara ...

Sites in Mexico, South Africa added to UNESCO World Heritage List

Sites in Mexico, South Africa added to UNESCO World Heritage List

A rugged valley famous for its cacti in southern Mexico and a mountainous area of northern South Africa have become the latest cultural sites to be added to the UNESCO List of World Heritage.

Air shows, cultural events at Katara

Air shows, cultural events at Katara

An array of spectacular air shows and activities marked the Qatar National Day at Katara – the Cultural Village, enthralling a large number of spectators.