Qatar's Emir stands defiant in face of blockade

His Highness the Emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani's interview with 60 Minutes Charlie Rose aired last night on CBS network television. Here is the full transcript. Click to read more! 

How to spend 48 hours in Qatar!

So you’ve just landed at Hamad International Airport. Maybe you’re just passing through and have decided to extend your layover? What would you do with 48 hours in Qatar? Not enough time you say? ILQ’s got you covered! We’ve got a little bit of everything compressed into your one-and-only 48-hour guide to discovering Qatar…Click here to read on!

Guten-Tag! Qatar announces Year of Culture with Germany

Honoring the annual tradition of celebrating the Year of Culture, Qatar announces Germany as its official partner for 2017 this week. Find out everything you need to know about this special project to bring people together, build bridges, create dialogue and share culture, heritage, art and sport!

New Agreement Set to Facilitate Qatar Tourist Visa Application Process

Qatar Airways and Qatar Tourism Authority sign partnership with VFS Global to identify streamlined tourist visa application process.

Awesome cameras make taking photos an even better experience!

Check out these awesome ways to capture photos and videos on these amazing cameras. Not only do they enhance your captures, but also add more depth, dimension, and an overall amazing way to remember your experiences! Read on to find out more!

Qatar Wealth Fund Buys 9.9% Stake in Empire State Building Owner

Qatar Investment Authority, the sovereign wealth fund of the Middle Eastern country, bought a 9.9 per cent interest in Empire State Realty Trust, owner of New York’s Empir

Brazilians Share Appreciation for Qatar in Rio for the 2016 Olympics!

In an adorable video compilation organized by ILQ, citizens of Brazil send their greetings and love to Qatar with heartfelt smiles and cheers! Yalla Qatar! Read on to watch the video!

Qatar Airways A330 Makes Emergency Landing in Istanbul

All on board the aircraft confirmed safe after evacuation at Istanbul Airport

No More OECs for Vacationing Overseas Filipino Workers Starting Fall 2016

OFWs on vacation returning to the same employer and those who are hired through government agencies like POEA, and other in-house recruitment agencies, will be exempted from the Overseas Employment Certificate (OEC) processing. Read on for more information!