Gulf Times - Abu-Hamour
Kite festival flying high

Kite festival flying high

Aspire Zone Foundation will conclude the festive activities at the third edition of the Aspire International Kite Festival Saturday.

Prices stabilise for vegetables produced locally

Prices stabilise for vegetables produced locally

The Central Vegetable Market at Abu Hamour Area has seen substantial supplies of good quality locally produced vegetables of different varieties at reasonable retail prices.

Influx of local produce brings veg prices down

Influx of local produce brings veg prices down

The prices of almost all varieties of fresh vegetables at the vegetable and fruit market at Abu Hamour area have dropped considerably recently, local Arabic daily Arrayah reported Sunday.

Subsidised sheep to be sold to Qataris from Saturday

Subsidised sheep to be sold to Qataris from Saturday

The initiative has been launched by the MEC for the fifth year in row aiming at creating a balance in prices at the local market, which experiences a surge in demand for sheep ahead of and during Eid Al Adha.

Central market inspection: MEC detects fraudulent activities

Central market inspection: MEC detects fraudulent activities

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) cracked down on fraudulent activities and manipulation of the “country of origin” during an inspection campaign at the central market for vegetables and fruits in Abu Hamour, Doha.

New PSD campus opens at Abu Hamour

New PSD campus opens at Abu Hamour

The Philippine School of Doha (PSD) has officially opened its new campus at Abu Hamour, welcoming more than 3,800 students on the first day of the academic year.

Roads flooded after heavy rains pound Qatar

Roads flooded after heavy rains pound Qatar

Several roads and low-lying areas in Qatar were waterlogged after heavy rains lashed the country for about a couple of hours on Saturday afternoon.

Heavy traffic as schools, offices reopen

Heavy traffic as schools, offices reopen

Some parts of Doha witnessed heavy traffic on Sunday as thousands of children returned to school, but many motorists said they did not face much difficulty in general as the situation was “well under control”.

New Philippine School building nearly 50% complete

New Philippine School building nearly 50% complete

Construction of the new Philippine School of Doha (PSD) building on a 14,374sqm lot at Abu Hamour is nearly 50% complete and a turnover early next year is being planned, it is learnt.

Filipina road crash victim discharged

Filipina road crash victim discharged

Filipina nurse Celeste Mamon Centino, 28, who was injured in a road traffic accident on April 21 near Dar Al Salam Mall in Abu Hamour, has been discharged from hospital.

Filipina nurse was victim of car crash

Filipina nurse was victim of car crash

The Filipina nurse who lost her life in a road accident near the Dar Al Salam mall in Abu Hamour on Thursday evening was the victim of a crash involving two vehicles, Gulf Times has learnt.

Speeding car kills Filipina nurse, injures colleague

Speeding car kills Filipina nurse, injures colleague

A speeding car killed a Filipina nurse and injured another on Thursday evening at Abu Hamour in Doha, the Philippine Overseas Labour Office (POLO) said on Friday.