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Locations of the ten roads in Qatar with mobile radars (Tuesday, September 4, 2018)

Locations of the ten roads in Qatar with mobile radars (Tuesday, September 4, 2018)

There are two changes today in the locations of mobile radars. Instead of Al Refaa and University Street, it is Al Wakrah and Al Wakrah. Keep an eye on your speedometer to avoid fine and also to reach safe. Here are the locations for the radars today (Tuesday, September 4, 2018) Air Force Street – […] Read More

Falcons exhibition at Katara attracts 150 participants

Falcons exhibition at Katara attracts 150 participants

The second edition of the Katara International Hunting and Falcons Exhibition (S’hail 2018) starts on Tuesday at Wisdom Square in Katara – the Cultural Village. The five-day exhibition is hosting more than 150 participants from 20 countries, including hunting weapons and tools manufacturers, hunting trip agencies, restaurants, falconers and others, Katara has said in a […] Read More

Illegal disposal of sewage water

Illegal disposal of sewage water

. Rate Text Size:  A  A  A Al Wakrah Municipality’s General Control Department has spotted three violations including two of illegal disposal of sewage water in the Wukair and Abi Salil suburbs and another for improper disposal of solid construction waste at Wakrah. All the necessary legal procedures were taken accordingly against the violators. Read More

Qatari climbers scale highest mountain in Europe

Qatari climbers scale highest mountain in Europe

Doha: An expedition team from Qatar summited Mount Elbrus in Southern Russia, the highest mountain in Europe, on August 28. They were part of a team of climbers from Qatar and Kuwait. Qatar Museums (QM) and its Chairperson, H E Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, tweeted congratulating the team for their […] Read More

City College opens in Doha with business courses

City College opens in Doha with business courses

DOHA: City College, which offers a range of higher education internationally recognised business courses, will open today at Barwa Commercial Avenue, in Abu Hamour. “The registration for admission has started already and it is still on,” Nichole Munro, Principal of City College, told The Peninsula on the sideline of the opening ceremony held at the […] Read More

QAF Medical Services Command takes part in Global Medix 2018

QAF Medical Services Command takes part in Global Medix 2018

The Peninsula DOHA: The Qatar Armed Forces Medical Services Command participated in the Global Medix 2018 exercise held at Fort McCoy, Wisconsin, USA from August 13 to 16. The exercise aimed at training all medical and paramedical staff on the medical evacuation and evacuation stages in the field and to take lessons learned through previous […] Read More

Qatar invites volunteers for 2022 FIFA World Cup

Qatar invites volunteers for 2022 FIFA World Cup

Gearing up for the biggest sporting extravaganza in the country, the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) has opened registration for volunteers from Qatar, the region and the world to prepare for the 2022 FIFA World Cup. It is estimated that the tournament, the first FIFA World Cup in the Arab world, will need […] Read More

DFI Cinema to screen globally-acclaimed ‘The Rider

DFI Cinema to screen globally-acclaimed ‘The Rider

DOHA: The Doha Film Institute Cinema (DFI Cinema) will screen the profound film, The Rider (USA/2018) directed by Chloé Zhao, on Thursday and Friday at the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) Auditorium. The screenings are part of DFI’s ‘Contemporary Releases’ which aims to bring a selection of the latest internationally and regionally acclaimed films to […] Read More

Ashghal signs QR1bn contracts for six new health projects

Ashghal signs QR1bn contracts for six new health projects

DOHA: The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) yesterday signed contracts of building five new health centres at Al Khor, Al Wakra South, Al Sadd, Al Mashaf and Ain Khalid. Ashghal also signed another contract of building of National Health Laboratories. The total value of six new health projects is around QR1bn. These contract agreements were signed […] Read More

Ashghal opens new tunnel on Lusail Expressway to ease traffic flow to Katara

Ashghal opens new tunnel on Lusail Expressway to ease traffic flow to Katara

Doha: Ashghal has opened a new 750-metre long tunnel at Al Gassar Interchange on Lusail Expressway. The new tunnel will provide free flow traffic from Lusail and the Pearl towards Katara Cultural Village and the surrounding hotels and facilities since the passage makes a direct connection between Lusail Expressway and Al Khafji Street extension. The […] Read More