Tag: Qatar


Qatar primed to hold FIFA spectacle

Al Thumama stadium inaugurated

Qatar reached yet another FIFA World Cup™ milestone on October 22nd when the Al Thumama Stadium became the sixth tournament-ready venue to be inaugurated. ‘Qatar 2022’ stated that the stadium follows the 48,000-capacity Khalifa International, the 40,000-capacity Al Janoub, the 45,350-capacity... » Read more


Amir Cup Final a packed house affair

Amir Cup Final to be played at Al Thumama Stadium

This year’s Amir Cup football final between the top-flight Qatari sports club Al Sadd and the Qatari multisports club Al Rayyan will be held at 100 percent occupancy with the 40,000-seater Al Thumama Stadium in Qatar set to host the marquee matchup on October 22nd. The ‘Gulf Times’ stated... » Read more


Qatar jump on the Formula 1 bandwagon

Qatar gets F1 race 2

Qatar’s Losail International Circuit will hold its first ever Formula 1 Grand Prix from November 19th-21st, with the country set to host the 20th event of the 2021 season, as well as signing an additional 10-year deal to host F1 from 2023. The ‘F1’ stated that the Qatari circuit is most... » Read more


Qatar’s sixth venue for FIFA showcase ready

Amir Cup Final to be played at Al Thumama Stadium

The 49th Amir Cup Final will be played at the 40,000-capacity Al Thumama Stadium on October 22nd, 2021 marking the completion of Qatar’s 6th FIFA World Cup 2022™ ready venue after the 48,000-capacity Khalifa International, the 40,000-capacity Al Janoub, the 45,350-capacity Education City, the... » Read more


Qatar FIFA showcase to greet only jabbed fans

Will Qatar vaccinate World Cup fans

Qatar’s Prime Minister Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al Thani has announced that Doha is seeking to provide one million doses of coronavirus vaccine to fans attending the 2022 World Cup in the country, the State media reported on June 20th. ‘MSN’ stated that the Gulf nation has been... » Read more


Qatar to jab FIFA 2022 showpiece visitors

Qatar to provide vaccine to all visitors

HE Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani of Qatar – while speaking at the 2021 virtual Raisina Dialogue – informed that Qatar will provide vaccine to all 2022 FIFA World Cup™ visitors as a precautionary measure against the... » Read more


Qatar Ras Abu Aboud Stadium coming to life

Qatar Ras Abu Aboud stadium coming to life

The Ras Abu Aboud Stadium is under construction in Doha, Qatar. The football stadium is being built for the 2022 FIFA World Cup™ and the chic arena – which is high on the sustainability quotient – is 7km from the Doha City Center. ‘The Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy’... » Read more


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