Two migrants found dead in Croatian forest

Two migrants found dead in Croatian forest

Two migrants thought to have sneaked into EU member Croatia from neighbouring Bosnia were found dead Sunday in a forest some 90 kilometres (55 miles) from the border, Croatian police said.

Mall of Qatar finalises major expansion plans

Mall of Qatar finalises major expansion plans

Mall of Qatar is finalising plans for an expansion project as part of efforts to serve Qatar’s growing retail segment and to help boost tourist inflow to the country, an executive official has said.

World Cup 2022 to make Qatar a top tourism destination: Indian actress

World Cup 2022 to make Qatar a top tourism destination: Indian actress

The 2022 FIFA World Cup will further open Qatar’s market for tourism as the host country is expected to receive a large number of foreign visitors in the lead-up to and during the prestigious tournament, popular Indian television actress Krystle D’Souza has said.

Arab, Asian tourists find local attractions unique, attractive

Arab, Asian tourists find local attractions unique, attractive

A number of Arab and Asian tourists, who opted to spend their summer holidays in Qatar, have stressed that the country hosts a good number of tourist-friendly facilities that make their stay enjoyable.

Qatar looks to attract more events at IMEX Frankfurt

Qatar looks to attract more events at IMEX Frankfurt

Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) and 11 industry partners are participating in the ongoing IMEX Frankfurt, an exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and events.

Winter sees more foreign tourists flocking to Qatar

Winter sees more foreign tourists flocking to Qatar

The diverse tourism offerings in Qatar are attracting more foreign tourists this winter, from cultural and historical visits to desert safari adventures, a number of tour operators have said.

Omani entrepreneurs develop app to boost tourism in Qatar

Omani entrepreneurs develop app to boost tourism in Qatar

A group of Omani entrepreneurs has submitted plans for a Qatari version of an app that has the potential to boost tourism in the country.

'Qatar's tourism sector unaffected by blockade'

'Qatar's tourism sector unaffected by blockade'

Secretary-General of World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) Dr Taleb Rifai stressed that the Gulf crisis did not affect the flow of international visitors to Qatar, expecting that the state is going to attract more than 6mn tourists a year, which will reflect positively on the country's GDP.

Tourism delegates explore Qatar’s natural treasures

Tourism delegates explore Qatar’s natural treasures

Tourism delegates from various countries around the world had the opportunity to explore Qatar’s rich culture and heritage, natural treasures, and its eco-friendly practices in various tourism infrastructures in field trips organised by Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA).

Qatar Chamber panel eyes development of tourism sector

Qatar Chamber panel eyes development of tourism sector

Qatar Chamber’s Tourism Committee is looking for solutions to develop the country’s tourism sector amid “the current challenges,” it was announced in a statement.

Far from the crowds, residents rediscover Qatar’s natural heritage

Far from the crowds, residents rediscover Qatar’s natural heritage

A road trip to various places across Qatar, even during the summer season, is becoming a popular activity among residents, it is learnt.

Qatar destination brand gets a fillip with QTA campaigns

Qatar destination brand gets a fillip with QTA campaigns

In a bid to increase awareness of Qatar’s tourism offering among international travel trade, Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) has hosted numerous mega familiarisation visits for travel professionals, including tour operators, travel agents and travel media from various global markets.