World Cup to project Qatar as investment destination:QC

World Cup to project Qatar as investment destination:QC

Qatar Chamber chairman Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim al-Thani has said the 2022 FIFA World Cup will enhance the country’s position as a leading global destination for business and investment due to its attractive legislative, regulatory, and institutional environment, as well as advanced infrastructure.

Sri Lanka seen as ‘vital source’ for Qatar’s food security needs, says business leader

Sri Lanka seen as ‘vital source’ for Qatar’s food security needs, says business leader

Sri Lanka is playing a significant role in the food security needs of Qatar amidst steady growth in its local and expatriate population and the imminent influx of millions of tourists for the 2022 FIFA World Cup, according to a top business leader.

'Global firms look at Doha as incentive travel destination'

'Global firms look at Doha as incentive travel destination'

Global companies are increasingly eyeing Qatar as destination for incentive travel, an important subset of the MICE (meetings, incentives, conferences, and exhibitions) industry, especially in the light of 2022 FIFA World Cup, according to a top official of Gulf Adventures

GWC’s inaugural industry forum lauded as ‘mega success’

GWC’s inaugural industry forum lauded as ‘mega success’

GWC, the Official Host Nation Logistics Provider of the 2022 FIFA World Cup, recently hosted a virtual forum with industry experts who shared their insights on the scale of logistics operation that takes place behind-the-scenes during mega sporting events

Brazil qualify for 2022 World Cup in Qatar

Brazil qualify for 2022 World Cup in Qatar

Brazil qualified for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar following a 1-0 victory over Colombia on Friday in Matchday 13 of the South America qualifiers.

Hospitality Qatar highlights significance of customer experience ahead of 2022 FIFA World Cup

Hospitality Qatar highlights significance of customer experience ahead of 2022 FIFA World Cup

The direct contribution of the local travel and tourism sector to Qatar’s gross domestic product (GDP) is projected to reach QR44.9bn with an 8.7% rise per year from 2018 to 2028.

Qatar’s real estate buoyed by country’s successful vaccine programme, 2022 FIFA World Cup effect

Qatar’s real estate buoyed by country’s successful vaccine programme, 2022 FIFA World Cup effect

Qatar’s successful Covid-19 vaccination programme – the largest in the country’s history with 78% of the population now fully inoculated – and the build-up to hosting of the 2022 FIFA World Cup are stimulating a resurgence of the nation’s real estate market, according to leading market players.

Land development, infra projects to boost design, contracting sectors

Land development, infra projects to boost design, contracting sectors

The development of citizens’ lands, completion of the infrastructure projects, and projects related to 2022 FIFA World Cup, as well as the momentum of government spending on projects, would stimulate the recovery of the construction, design, and contracting sectors.

Injured Afif misses out as Sanchez names Qatar squad for European qualifiers

Injured Afif misses out as Sanchez names Qatar squad for European qualifiers

Coach Felix Sanchez named a squad of 28 players who will be traveling to Hungary for Qatar’s European qualifiers for the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

Qatar keen on hosting a carbon-neutral World Cup with minimal environmental impact: SC official

Qatar keen on hosting a carbon-neutral World Cup with minimal environmental impact: SC official

Qatar is keen on successfully hosting a carbon-neutral 2022 FIFA World Cup and with minimal impact on the environment, an official of the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) has said.

Training course on safety and security of sports fans

Training course on safety and security of sports fans

As part of the preparations of the Safety and Security Operations Committee (SSOC) for the 2022 FIFA World Cup to secure the mega event, the Training and Development Unit is conducting a training course on the security and safety of sports fans.

New WISH report highlights lessons for managing health risks during FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022

New WISH report highlights lessons for managing health risks during FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022

With two years to go before the 2022 FIFA World Cup kicks off in Qatar, a WISH 2020 research report will highlight the multitude of public health and healthcare challenges that such mass gatherings present, and the opportunities to design a lasting health legacy.