Qatar is a small but rich country in the Middle East. Before traveling to Qatar we suggest that travelers find out as much as they can about current events in the country and how these might affect their travel. Below we have listed any current events we are aware of that might affect a foreign traveler as well as linked to English language sites about news in Qatar.
The two most popular English language newspapers in Qatar are the:
It is also recommended that you look at the U.S. State Department Page on Travel to Qatar
News on Qatar in January 2012
- Qatar will host the World Cup in 2022
- Qatar allows Taliban to open office in Doha to encourage Afghan resolution talks
Report the news in Qatar below. Help other travelers by letting them know what the situation is like on the ground in Qatar.
Qatar Travel Guide