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Host of Qatari winners honoured by World Travel Awards at Middle East showcase

Host of Qatari winners honoured by World Travel Awards at Middle East showcase

20 May 2024 Top Story Focus

World Travel Awards’ Grand Tour 2024 has begun in style, with Middle East and Indian Ocean winners unveiled during Arabian Travel Market in Dubai. In celebration of the event, Breaking Travel News will be taking a close look at some of the destinations that are leading the way in global tourism – starting with Qatar

Chairman of Qatar Tourism sheds light on the future trajectory of tourism in the Gulf Region

Chairman of Qatar Tourism sheds light on the future trajectory of tourism in the Gulf Region

The Qatar Economic Forum commenced its 4th edition on May 14 under the theme ‘A World Remade: Navigating the Year of Uncertainty’. During the session titled ‘From the Gulf to the World: The Future of Tourism’, His Excellency Mr. Saad bin Ali Al Kharji, Chairman of Qatar Tourism, discussed the future of tourism in the Gulf region. The panel speakers included H.E. Ahmed Al-Khateeb, Minister of Tourism of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and Mr. Sébastien Bazin, Group Chairman & CEO of Accor.

Qatar Tourism extends the popular Throwback Food Festival for Eid Al Fitr 2024

Qatar Tourism extends the popular Throwback Food Festival for Eid Al Fitr 2024

9 April 2024 Press Release Travel Events News Tourism News

Qatar Tourism extends the Throwback Food Festival until April 15, adding an additional five days to its month-long run. The Throwback Food Festival was inaugurated at the beginning of Ramadan as an initiative to bring together families and people to enjoy multinational cuisines and Qatari traditions during the holy month. Following its great success, Qatar Tourism has extended the festival to run through Eid Al Fitr 2024, to allow more visitors to enjoy the culinary and crafts experience for longer.

Visit Qatar to participate in ITB Berlin 2024 this week

Visit Qatar to participate in ITB Berlin 2024 this week

Visit Qatar is set to participate at ITB Berlin 2024, the world’s leading travel trade show. ITB hosts over 5,000 international exhibitors every year and is one of the most important events in the travel industry. His Excellency, Mr. Saad Bin Ali Al Kharji, Chairman of Qatar Tourism, Eng. Abdulaziz Ali Al-Mawlawi, Chief Marketing and Promotions Officer at Qatar Tourism, along with a team of 28 delegates from travel and hospitality industries will be representing Visit Qatar this year.

AFC Asian Cup Final 2024: A Triumph for Qatar

AFC Asian Cup Final 2024: A Triumph for Qatar

In a momentous occasion for football enthusiasts across Asia, the AFC Asian Cup Final 2024 concluded with an electrifying showdown, marking a significant chapter in Qatar’s footballing legacy. As the host nation, Qatar not only provided a stage for the tournament but also emerged victorious, securing the championship title amidst a wave of excitement and celebration. Qatar became the first country in 20 years to win back-to-back Asian Cup titles with a 3-1 win over Jordan

Qatar Airways and Qatar Tourism Promote Qatar as the Ultimate Tourism Destination

Qatar Airways and Qatar Tourism Promote Qatar as the Ultimate Tourism Destination

11 February 2024 Press Release Airline News Tourism News

Qatar Airways and Qatar Tourism hosted trade media and travel agents on an all-inclusive familiarisation trip to Doha to promote Qatar as the ultimate tourism destination. Through Qatar Airways’ Destination Management Company, Discover Qatar (DQ), travellers have the choice to opt in for stopover packages in Doha, making it an additional destination to elevate their trip. A press conference was led by the Chairman of Qatar Tourism, His Excellency Mr. Saad bin Ali Al Kharji, and Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive Officer, Engr. Badr Mohammed Al-Meer in the metropolitan Msheireb Downtown Doha.