Dana Alfardan debuts her second stage musical, 'RUMI
Dana Alfardan debuts her second stage musical, 'RUMI: The Musical' at the London Coliseum in collaboration with co-composer and West End and Broadway star Nadim Naaman featuring as well Broadway star, Ramin Karimloo. Dana Al Fardan and Nadim Naaman’s second musical follows ‘Broken Wings’, which premiered ......Read More
Wednesday, September 22, 2021
Guinness World Records Verifies Oldest Identical Twins Ever
JAPAN’S Umeno Sumiyama, Koume Kodama are awarded GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS TITLE for “Oldest identical twins ever (female)” and “Oldest identical living twins (female)” at 107 years 300 days old September 22, 2021: Guinness World Records™, the global authority on record-breaking, today announces that Japan’s Umeno Sumiyama and Koume Kodama, are the world’s Oldest identical twins (living and ever/female) at 107 years, and 300 days, as of Sep. 1st 2021. Umeno and Koume were born on Nov. 5th 1913 as the eldest and second daughters in a family that lived in Shodo Island, Kagawa Prefecture. Of the 11 ......Read More
Wednesday, September 22, 2021
Snoonu Becomes an Official Partner of Qatar Stars League and Al Arabi Sports Club
In line with the company’s commitment to the sports industry in Qatar, Snoonu kicks off two ambitious partnerships with Qatar’s top-level football league and prominent football team. 19, September 2021 – Doha, Qatar: Doha-based e-commerce startup, Snoonu, is pleased to announce two partner agreements concluded with Qatar ......Read More
Monday, September 20, 2021
West End and Broadway star Ramin Karimloo and co-composer Nadim Naaman will head the cast for the pr ...
West End and Broadway star Ramin Karimloo and co-composer Nadim Naaman will head the cast for the premiere of ‘Rumi: The Musical’ at the London Coliseum Dana Al Fardan and Nadim Naaman’s second musical follows ‘Broken Wings’, which premiered in the West End before touring The Middle East Doha, ......Read More
Thursday, September 16, 2021
World Cup Qatar 2022: Dates, Schedule, and Qualifiers
August 31, 2021: Unusually, the world cup is right around the corner despite the Euros having only just concluded. 32 teams are set to compete in Qatar for the world cup in 2022, though there will be some slight adjustments to the usual scheduling that fans are used to. With Euro 2020 being delayed to 2021, there’s now a gap year ......Read More
Tuesday, August 31, 2021
Fahad Badar Succeeds in Reaching the Top of "Broad Peak" Mountain
8,047 meters above sea level in the Karakoram Mountains of Pakistan Doha, Qatar - July 29, 2021: Fahad Abdulrahman Badar, a Qatari climber seeking adventure and thrill among the highest mountain peaks, and a pioneering bank executive, achieved yet another daunting sporting achievement as he succeeds in accomplishing the mean feat of climbing the peak of Broad Peak, which is 8,047 meters above sea level in the Karakoram mountains of Pakistan. Broad Peak is one of the most difficult peaks of the Pakistani "Karakoram" mountain range (whose name refers to the width of the summit), the 12th highest peak in the world, which is located on the border between China and ......Read More
Thursday, July 29, 2021
Skybox61 the Ultimate Destination for Sports Enthusiasts Gets Ready to Welcome the UEFA and Wimbledo ...
The newest and highest upscale sports lounge and restaurant in town will be offering guests an enjoyable experience filled with irresistible offers June 26, 2021, Doha, Qatar – Skybox61, the newest state-of-the-art sports lounge and restaurant, located on the 61st floor of Kempinski Residences & Suites in West Bay, now boasts 3 large ......Read More
Saturday, June 26, 2021
Festival City Sheds Light on Local Talents with an Exclusive In-Mall Live Art Exhibition
From June to August, local artists create and exhibit their paintings at the mall on the first floor West-South hallway The art display is hosted under the umbrella of Doha Festival City’s ‘Qatar Unites Us’ CSR initiative Doha, Qatar – 16, June 2021: Doha Festival City, Qatar's one and only choice for shopping, dining, and entertainment, is pleased to bring a unique interactive art exhibition to promote local talents within Qatar community. Committed to supporting Qatar’s artists, Festival City will offer local painters their own canvas to unleash their artistic talent live during the mall’s ......Read More
Wednesday, June 16, 2021
Qatar SportsTech, a QDB Accelerator, Opens Applications for Second Cohort of EntelaQ Pre-Accelerator ...
The EntelaQ Pre-Accelerator program’s second edition will prepare entrepreneurs for Qatar SportsTech’s Accelerator program, helping them to build their idea and gain traction Applications for the 12-week part-time program will be open between June 6th and August 6th 2021 Doha, 14 June 2021: Qatar SportsTech (QST), a leading startup accelerator founded by Qatar Development Bank (QDB), has announced that applications are now open for the second edition of its highly anticipated Pre-Accelerator program, EntelaQ. EntelaQ will prepare entrepreneurs, or startup teams residing in Qatar for QST’s upcoming fifth cohort of its ......Read More
Monday, June 14, 2021
Ogilvy PR Names Matt Buchanan as Global Head of Consumer PR
10, June 2021: Ogilvy PR has appointed Matt Buchanan as its new Global Head of Consumer PR. In this new role for the agency, Buchanan will report to Ogilvy PR’s Global CEO Julianna Richter and will lead consumer brand communications globally – evolving the go-to-market strategy, driving innovation, enhancing ......Read More
Thursday, June 10, 2021
Lebanese Amputee Athlete Breaks the Guinness World Records™ Title to Mark the Launch of GWR's Impair ...
The initiative aims to make GWR more relevant and accessible to people with physical, intellectual and visual impairments around the world MENA: Longest static wall sit (female) – LA1 UK: Fastest accumulative time crossing the United Kingdom by tandem bicycle (male) - IS1 USA: Fastest 100 miles on a treadmill (female) - LA2 ......Read More
Saturday, June 5, 2021
Memac Ogilvy names Till Hohmann as Chief Creative Officer for MENA
Globally recognized Hohmann will oversee the region’s creative offering across Memac Ogilvy’s five core capabilities. Till returns to Memac Ogilvy having led the group to being recognized as the region’s number one creative agency by Dubai Lynx in 2010. Hohmann brings experience from leading markets, ......Read More
Thursday, June 3, 2021
Qatar SportsTech, A QDB Accelerator, Concludes Fourth Cohort of its Accelerator Program
10 innovative sportstech startups from 8 countries were accelerated as part of QST’s award-winning Accelerator Program Doha, 3 June 2021: Qatar SportsTech (QST), a leading startup accelerator founded by Qatar Development Bank (QDB), is pleased to announce the successful completion of the fourth cohort of its Accelerator ......Read More
Thursday, June 3, 2021
Qatar SportsTech – A QDB Accelerator – Hosts Angel Investor Bootcamp, Encouraging SportsTech Industr ...
Led by David Stern, top sportstech investor, the bootcamp will bring together aspiring angel investors interested in exploring the sportstech market The workshop will provide valuable insights, investment decision-making and the latest in sports technologies Doha, 20 May 2021: Qatar SportsTech (QST), a leading startup accelerator founded by Qatar Development Bank (QDB), has announced the opening of applications for an Angel Investor Bootcamp to be held virtually on May 24th and May 25th, 2021. In line with QDB’s mission to develop, grow and diversify Qatar’s private sector, QST initiated this bootcamp to further enhance sportstech startups in ......Read More
Thursday, May 20, 2021
Qatar SportsTech Selects 10 Innovative SportsTech Startups for the Fourth Cohort of its Accelerator ...
10 innovative startups specializing in the sportstech industry from 8 countries will be accelerated as part of QST’s award-winning Accelerator Program Finalists include 2 startups selected from QST’s EntelaQ Pre-Accelerator Program, the hub’s newest program that aims to develop the sports and entrepreneurial ecosystem in Qatar ......Read More
Monday, April 12, 2021
Long Fingernails Break Guinness World Records™ Title Before Cut
GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS AND RIPLEY’S BELIEVE IT OR NOT! COLLABORATE TO UPDATE TITLE AND NEW DISPLAY FOR LONGEST FINGERNAILS April 07, 2021: Guinness World Records (GWR), in collaboration with Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, unveils new measurements for the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title for the longest ......Read More
Wednesday, April 7, 2021