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Qatar says 2022 World Cup to be played in full stadiums

Qatar says 2022 World Cup to be played in full stadiums

The Qatari 2022 World Cup organisers have insisted that matches will be staged in stadiums operating at 100 % of capacity even as the global fight against coronavirus drags on.

'Bigger than winning World Cup': Nepali climber on first winter ascent of K2

'Bigger than winning World Cup': Nepali climber on first winter ascent of K2

A team of Nepali climbers that made the first winter summit of K2, the world’s second tallest peak, arrived back in the country to a heroes' welcome on Tuesday from crowds of well-wishers.

Five key facts about Al Rayyan stadium

Five key facts about Al Rayyan stadium

Al Rayyan Venue is the latest FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 stadium to be completed by the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy.

World Cup an opportunity to shed light on Arab culture: SC

World Cup an opportunity to shed light on Arab culture: SC

The Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy (SC) said that the main goal of organizing the World Cup was to present a real image of Qatari culture and traditions that changes the stereotypical view of the Arab world.

Amir meets FIFA president

Amir meets FIFA president

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani met at the Amiri Diwan office on Monday with the visiting FIFA President Gianni Infantino.

GWC looks forward to an unprecedented FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022

GWC looks forward to an unprecedented FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022

On the occasion of two years to FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 countdown, Sheikh Abdulla bin Fahad bin Jassem bin Jabor al-Thani, chairman of GWC, the Official Logistics Provider for the tournament, has commended the immense efforts of the nation towards the development and completion of the various infr

SC shares World Cup 2022 cultural events plans with QU students

SC shares World Cup 2022 cultural events plans with QU students

The Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy (SC) shared with Qatar University (QU) students its plans for the cultural offering fans can expect from the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, during an online lecture.

 Qatar ambassador opens 2022 World Cup exhibition in Nice

Qatar ambassador opens 2022 World Cup exhibition in Nice

Qatar's ambassador to France Sheikh Ali bin Jassim al-Thani and the Mayor of Nice, Christian Estrosi, have inaugurated an exhibition of the models of the eight world-class stadiums dedicated to hosting the 2022 FIFA World Cup matches, at the National Sports Museum in Nice, as part of the activities.

15,000 more rooms for World Cup fans secured

15,000 more rooms for World Cup fans secured

About 15,000 additional rooms to accommodate visitors during the FIFA World Cup 2022 have been secured after a joint committee approved a number of residential properties for use during the tournament.

US women demand apology from football federation over anthem protests

US women demand apology from football federation over anthem protests

The World Cup winning United States' women's team have demanded their football federation apologize to black players and supporters for issuing a ban on kneeling during the national anthem

16 floating hotels to be set up for housing World Cup fans

16 floating hotels to be set up for housing World Cup fans

A total of 16 floating hotels are to be set up on the shores of Qetaifan Island North to provide accommodation for tourists and fans within the fan villages during the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

Qatar's health system set to serve 2022 World Cup

Qatar's health system set to serve 2022 World Cup

Qatar’s health system is able to meet the requirements of the 2022 FIFA World Cup, a senior official told Qatar Health 2020 on Thursday.