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Govt measures to bolster Qatar's real estate sector: Ezdan

Govt measures to bolster Qatar's real estate sector: Ezdan

Qatar’s exemption of the hospitality and tourism, retail sectors and commercial complexes from electricity and water consumption charges for a period of six months will bolster the country’s real estate sector, Ezdan has said in a report.

Health expert lauds Qatar’s potential as regional medical tourism hub

Health expert lauds Qatar’s potential as regional medical tourism hub

Qatar has the potential to attract local and international clients as a major medical tourism hub in the region, a health expert has said.

Visit Saint Petersburg City Tourism information office opens in Doha

Visit Saint Petersburg City Tourism information office opens in Doha

The Visit Saint Petersburg City Tourism information office is now open in Doha at Tawfeeq Travels in Shoumoukh Towers.

Investment in Qatar’s tourism sector expected to reach $4bn by 2028: Ezdan

Investment in Qatar’s tourism sector expected to reach $4bn by 2028: Ezdan

Investment in Qatar’s tourism sector is expected to reach $4bn, while tourism's share in the country’s GDP will reach $36.57bn by 2028, a new report by Ezdan has shown.

Four South Korean trekkers among seven missing in Nepal avalanche

Four South Korean trekkers among seven missing in Nepal avalanche

Seven trekkers, including four South Koreans, went missing in Nepal's northwest Himalayan region after an avalanche hit their trail, local police and hiking officials said on Saturday.

Qatar's tourism sector records remarkable growth in 2019

Qatar's tourism sector records remarkable growth in 2019

Qatar's tourism sector has seen several remarkable achievements over the past few years.

Ticket taxes, visa requirements ‘discourage’ global inbound tourism, business travel: IATA

Ticket taxes, visa requirements ‘discourage’ global inbound tourism, business travel: IATA

Ticket taxes and visa requirements “discourage” inbound tourism and business travel globally, according to the International Air Transport Association.

Qatar, Oman chambers review ties in tourism sector

Qatar, Oman chambers review ties in tourism sector

Qatar Chamber hosted on Monday a delegation representing the Tourism Committee at the Oman Chamber of Commerce and Industry led by its chairman, Ali bin Salim al-Hajari.

German tourist killed in Myanmar landmine blast

German tourist killed in Myanmar landmine blast

A German tourist was killed and an Argentine woman injured in a landmine explosion in Myanmar's eastern Shan state, local police said Wednesday ...

Philippine state-owned agency eyes Qatari investments in industrial, tourism sectors

Philippine state-owned agency eyes Qatari investments in industrial, tourism sectors

The state-owned Clark Development Corporation (CDC) is exploring potential opportunities to attract Qatari investments into the Philippines for various sectors, such as logistics, tourism and leisure ...

Qatar's tourism sector achieves record growth

Qatar's tourism sector achieves record growth

Qatar's tourism sector has achieved remarkable growth and significant developments over the past few years in terms of visitor numbers, tourism infrastructure and governance in order to achieve economic diversification ...

Movie fans flock to 'Joker' steps in New York

Movie fans flock to 'Joker' steps in New York

Tourists are flocking to a flight of stairs in the Bronx area of New York that Joaquin Phoenix dances down in an iconic but controversial scene from hit movie ‘Joker.’