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Qatar’s farmer’s markets open for the season

The locations, in Al Khor, Al Wakrah and Al Mazrouah (near Umm Salal Stadium) are selling produce from 78 local farms.

Qatar’s first vegan restaurant opens for business

The country's first vegan cafe Evergreen Organics opened last week at Qanat Quartier on the Pearl-Qatar. So far, its waterside location has attracted hundreds of customers who are keen to check out its more unusual food items.

Gulf Mall to get indoor paintball facility

The facility was previously set up at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Center (DECC) during Ramadan, but will move to the mall for the next few months.

Two Starwood hotels announced as part of Place Vendôme project

When completed, the Parisian-inspired development will have a shopping center with up to 500 retail outlets including a hypermarket, entertainment zones, restaurants and two five-star luxury hotels and serviced apartments for up to 650 guests.

Five days of Eid Al Fitr festivities lined up for Qatar

Eid is expected to begin next week around July 6, and the celebrations will last five days, the Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) has announced.

New Eidieh festival opens for night owls in Qatar

The festival is located at the Qatar National Convention Center (QNCC) near Education City. It's open through July 30, from 9pm to 1am daily.

Ramadan iftar tents in Qatar offer free meals, ’emotional support’

Speaking to Doha News, a charity spokesman explained, “Most of these men live alone and are away from their families. All year, especially in Ramadan while they’re fasting, no one is there to take care of them and feed them like this."

One of Qatar’s oldest petrol stations to close next month

The Arabian Gulf (Al Khalij Al Arabi) station on Al Rayyan Road, opposite the HMC ambulance station, will permanently close around the middle of July, an employee there told Doha News.
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