Thursday, July 23, 2015

fastest growing economies in 2015

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

how to prevent the fire accidents in vehicles

Friday, July 17, 2015

fireworks at the katara - eid celebrations 2015

it starts at 10 pm

Thursday, July 16, 2015

affordable breakfast/ lunch buffets eid al fitr 2015

Lunch Buffet from 12.30 - 3.00 pm
Posted by Indian Coffee House, Qatar on Thursday, July 16, 2015

It's time to enjoy Eid Holiday with your Family & friends at Harbor Seafood
Open Buffet only QR 100 per person or choose from our Fresh Menu.
Make it Fresh ... Make it Seafood... Make it Harbor. For Reservation Call .44350662 - 50185707

The Great Wall Chinese Restaurant QR25 - QR 49

Eid Buffet for Chinese food lovers

Eid al Fitr 2015 starts from Friday

Vintage Swirls - Eid Mubarrak Greeting Card
Vintage Swirls - Eid Mubarrak Greeting Card by almawad
Shop for a greeting card on

 Thank you for all my readers  for visting my page during the fasting month and have a wonderful Eid  !

WEF Top 10 - Most efficient states in 2015

 They   were watching and measuring  the wasteful spending, the burden of regulation on business and the transparency of policymaking .

1 Qatar

2 Singapore

3 Finland

4 Hong Kong

5 United Arab Emirates

6 New Zealand

7 Rwanda

8 Malaysia

9 Switzerland

10 Luxembourg


Eid al Fitr 2015 at the Katara

Friday, July 10, 2015

Some hours ago Omar Shariff died

We must have been preparing for iftar when Omar Shariff died of heart attack in a hospital of Cairo . He had  a very special life  - he got 83 years  which was filled with success  and  still it is so sad .
 I saw him first when I was a teen in the

L'Île mystérieuse" (1973)

Eid Al-Fitr in malls 2015

 family entertainment shows
    rotating between plazas

 mime shows
The Rene Magritte Show 
The Bubble Jo Show
the Magic Paper Artist

 Qatari Ardah performances

 what time : 4 pm to 10 pm

 Where  ; Hyatt Plaza, City Centre Doha, Ezdan Mall, Lagoona Mall, Al Khor Mall, and Dar Al Salam Mall

exclusive shows at each of the malls  

 Peter Pan (City Centre Doha)
Circus Canada (Al Khor Mall)
Jungle Book (Lagoona Mall
Pinocchio (Hyatt Plaza)

The Little Prince (Dar Al Salam Mall)

 Meet the Nicktoons (Ezdan Mall)

see this chart for more details

Day 1 Eid Al Fitr celebrations at the Shopping Malls
Posted by Qatar Tourism Authority on Friday, July 17, 2015

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

Sunday, July 05, 2015

Numbers in Qatar - 2 ,344 557


 If you like browsing statistics then visit  the page of this Ministry !

Art by Amira Rahim - Moroccan Camel

"Moroccan Camel #2"28x28"
Posted by Art by Amira Rahim on Friday, June 12, 2015

Summer readings from my blog

If you happen to have free time and you love reading real life stories then you can read stories from my childhood  in this blog .

 MY GRANDMA'S VILLAGE    my mixed feelings about the scene of my summer vacations during my childhood ...I was fascinated by the villagers traditions  but their backwardness put me off at times ..after all I  miss them very much nowadays living in the city

DADDY IS MY HERO  - a thrilling story about a  wonderful journey with my dad -  it nearly turned into a nightmare when my dad and I lost each other - I was a preschooler then ...

A SIXTY-FIVE YEAR OLD STORY -  this story is about my grandma's heroic fight to save her little daughter who needed an urgent operation - there was no health insurance then

 MY BROTHER NEVER GOT SICK  - only once and  the timing of his flue was very much embarrassing for my mom  - find out why ! A humorous  short story from the 1970s !

 THE HIPPIE AND THE CONDUCTOR -   when I was a little girl it seemed to me that every passenger  but one  was afraid of the arrogant conductor...

Saturday, July 04, 2015

Beat the heat in Qatar

 These years when summer and Ramadan comes together fasting is really though . I dream of juicy fruits all day  and I finish my morning meals with a large portion of fresh fruit ! Water melon is my favourite one !

Girls competing in a watermelon eating contest on July 4th: White Springs, Florida

The top of the summer joys used to be buying and having watermelon in the second half of July during my childhood .

Qatar Foundation senior officials bribe case

 It happened  to a foreign insurance company providing services for QF . When they wanted to renew their contract  then they were asked to pay QR 3 million bribe ( USD 800 thousand )  for two senior officials of the QF .  This attempt of getting money illegally was reported to the police. The detectives were all around when the money was delivered to the wrongdoers in the garage of a hotel .  IT was recorded by a hidden camera as well . They were caught red handed . The other day they were sentenced to 5 years in jail + QR 3 million   & of course they will never can return to their jobs ...

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