Hamad International Airport (HIA), Qatar’s five-star gateway to the world, will reveal its exciting plans for the second phase of the airport expansion to an international audience of real estate developers and investors at Cityscape Qatar, which takes place from October 22 - 24 at Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre.
Mondrian Doha, Qatar’s luxurious and award-winning hotel, has announced that Wael Maatouk has been appointed as the hotel’s new general manager.
Al Najada Hotel Doha has opened its Missan restaurant with a new concept after renovation and a freshly crafted modern and innovative Middle Eastern menu.
Centara Hotels & Resorts, one of Thailand’s leading hospitality group, signed a hotel management agreement for two new hotels owned by Al Bandary Hotel Management.
The agreement represents the third and fourth Doha properties Centara will manage on behalf of Al Bandary, which also owns Centara West Bay Residences & Suites Doha, an upper upscale property that opened earlier this year and recently earned a five-star official classification from the Qatar National Tourism Council (QNTC); and the previously signed Centara Grand Hotel Doha scheduled for opening in 2020.
The B Premiere Hotel, a member of the Centara Boutique Collection, is a new 85-key boutique property located on Al Rawabi Street, within 10 minutes drive from many of the city’s popular attractions, shopping malls and event venues, and 20 minutes by car from Hamad International Airport. The hotel is expected to open by the end of this year.
The 167-key Centara Al Bustan Hotel Doha is currently under construction and is expected to open in the second quarter of 2021.
“We are very excited to be expanding our partnership with Al Bandary with our second and third Doha properties, following the successful launch of Centara West Bay Residences & Suites earlier this year. Doha is a key gateway city to the world and a strategic development destination for Centara, and the management and team at Al Bandary Hotel Management are the perfect partners with whom to realise our growth plans in Qatar,” said Thirayuth Chirathivat, CEO, Centara Hotels & Resorts.
W Doha Hotel & Residences hosted an exclusive art exhibition titled ‘Perfect Duet’ by Qatar’s talented and key artist, Ahmed Al-Jufairi alongside his mother, artist Hanady Al-Othman, at the ART29 gallery.
Qatar Airways’ first ever passenger flight to Portugal landed at Lisbon Airport on June 24, as the airline adds to its rapidly expanding European network.
Hamad International Airport (HIA) has launched the second phase of its innovative Smart Airport programme which sets to initiate an exciting major digital transformation of the passenger journey through facial biometric recognition across all key passenger touch points.
The Moscow – Doha motor rally team arrived in Qatar with much fanfare. Touted as the rally’s debut on the international platform, it started from Russia April 18 with a 20-days’ voyage to arrive in Doha.
Oryx Rotana Doha in partnership with BIKE, the Qatari start-up operating in the bike rental industry at Al Bidda Park, took part in the 2019 Earth Hour celebration.
Qatar Executive, the private jet charter division of Qatar Airways Group, can now fly to Samedan, Switzerland; Chambery, France; and Innsbruck, Austria.