The official site by the Royal Diwan of the State of Qatar is a valuable source of information highlighting His Highness’s biography, recent speeches, visits, and local events attended by H.H. the Amir and the Heir Apparent. Enjoy a glimpse of Qatar's history, past and present, through photographs and historical documents. The site is available in both Arabic and English.
An excellent site that provides helpful links, as well as contact numbers, email addresses, and location maps to Qatar Ministries, Councils, Authorities, Institutions, and other government services. Through this informative site, you can link to the Statistics Authority page for current statistics and Qatar statistical publications, access the Qatar Online Legal Library (Arabic only), locate a street and address using Explore Qatar, learn about doing business in Qatar, and much more.
This is the official website of Qatar Tourism Authority. It includes information about Qatar’s geography, history, economy and political structure. Also, it has a link that will help its viewers to plan their trip to Qatar by providing tips and information about travel essentials, accommodations and restaurants. Updated list of events is also provided.
This website offers up-to-date information on Qatar. Connect to a selection of sports and outdoor activities, art, and other cultural events offered in Qatar. Explore Qatar is the online place to check for your Qatar entertainment, shopping, eating, and travel needs. The site provides a super web directory, and offers sections on Living in Qatar, Out and About, and Facts and Figures including such topics as the economy, geography, government, history, population, and the sports and recreation of Qatar.
This is a helpful online resource about Qatar, from tips about visa requirements to current news and latest events. The web site gives also information about the cost of living and introduces significant organizations in the country.
Qatar Foundation is a government-funded, chartered, non-profit organization founded in 1995 by the decree of Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani, Emir of Qatar and chaired by Sheikha Moza bint Nasser Al-Missned. Its aim is to support Qatar on its journey from a carbon economy to a knowledge economy by unlocking human potential through bringing world-class education, science and research, community development, enhancing cultural life and protecting Qatar’s heritage.
This website introduces the state-of-the-art museums in Qatar and presents information about the in-house collections of each museum. It also highlights the richness and uniqueness of Qatar’s culture and heritage.
Horsemanship has always been a cherished sport in Qatar, reflecting the region’s pride in its Arab and Islamic equine traditions. Learning about the country’s rich equine legacy is one of the many ways the people of Qatar can celebrate National Sport Day, and there is no better reference on the sport than the Qatar Digital Library (QDL), which houses thousands of digital manuscripts and books on horse-riding and equine medicine written in the golden age of Islamic civilization.