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Souq Waqif Flower Festival a big draw

Souq Waqif Flower Festival a big draw

The Flower Festival 2021 at Souq Waqif Doha has become a major attraction, featuring a wide variety of flowers and other ornamental plants from various local nurseries and farms.

Perfect dive into glorious past

Perfect dive into glorious past

Saad Ismail al-Jassim is unlike any other shopkeeper at Souq Waqif. As one of Qatar’s last living pearl divers, 84-year-old Saad has dazzling anecdotes to share with customers and visitors at the shop where he is surrounded by pearls and the items used for pearl diving

Eateries in tourist areas to resume operations

Eateries in tourist areas to resume operations

Restaurants in some tourist areas are allowed to resume operations from Wednesday , the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MoCI) has said.

QF researcher gets new insight into artefacts' authenticity at Souq Waqif

QF researcher gets new insight into artefacts' authenticity at Souq Waqif

A casual visit to Souq Waqif aroused the curiosity of a student of a Qatar Foundation partner university about the authenticity of artefacts and helped her come out with a research project.

Souq Waqif management denies rumours about reopening of shops

Souq Waqif management denies rumours about reopening of shops

The management of Souq Waqif has denied the rumours circulating on social media about reopening of shops as of Tuesday, April 14.

Souq Waqif stores get ready to meet Ramadan demand

Souq Waqif stores get ready to meet Ramadan demand

Anticipating major achievements in the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic, Souq Waqif storekeepers have started preparations to meet the expected demand for food items like nuts, fruits, spices and sweets ...

Last day of Spring Festival

Last day of Spring Festival

The Spring Festival 2019 concludes Saturday at Souq Waqif in Doha and Souq Al Wakrah, two of Qatar's popular tourist destinations after regaling thousands of residents and visitors

Festive air

Festive air

Entertainers parade through Souq Waqif in Doha Thursday as part of the Spring Festival 2019.

Spring in their steps!

Spring in their steps!

Dancers perform at Souq Waqif in Doha Sunday as part of the Spring Festival 2019 which runs until January 4.

Spring Festival proves a windfall for Souq Waqif eateries

Spring Festival proves a windfall for Souq Waqif eateries

Popular restaurants at Souq Waqif has recently seen an increasing turnout of customers who throng the venue to enjoy the various programmes of the Spring Festival

Spring Festival arrives at Souq Waqif, Souq Al Wakrah

Spring Festival arrives at Souq Waqif, Souq Al Wakrah

Featuring an array of cultural programmes and entertainment activities, the third edition of the Spring Festival opened at Souq Waqif in Doha and Souq Al Wakrah Saturday

Second Flowers Festival opens at Souq Waqif

Second Flowers Festival opens at Souq Waqif

The second Flowers Festival, organised by Souq Waqif in collaboration with the Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME), kicked off on Sunday.