· March, 2009

Stories about Qatar from March, 2009

Global Recession Survey: Survival Tips and Business Opportunities

  27 March 2009

Everybody is trying hard to cope with the global economic crisis. Bloggers are offering survival tips to their readers. Businesses around the world are adjusting. Some are even profiting from the crisis. In this post, I will feature individuals and companies exerting their very best to overcome the recession.

Qatar: Lost in the Carpark

  27 March 2009

Christian San Juan, a Filipino based in Qatar, reminds us how easy it is to forget where your car is in a large carpark.

Qatar: The Museum of Islamic Art

  24 March 2009

Bint battuta in bahrain visits the Museum of Islamic Art in Doha and offers her observations and photographs here. Dubai-based The Bohemians also visited the museum and posted this photograph.

Qatar: Cooking for Purim

  23 March 2009

Jocelyn is an American living in Qatar, who loves cooking: “There's just something about living in a Muslim country that means the Jewish holidays seem to sneak up on me… so of course, I just realized today that tonight was Purim. A trip to the grocery store and a hurried...

Qatar: www turns 20

  19 March 2009

The World Wide Web turned 20 on Friday. Mohamed Nanabhay, based in Doha, Qatar, reminisces on the occasion. Click on the link to see his interview with Al Jazeera.

Qatar: The Job Interview

  12 March 2009

Qatari blogger Aisha describes her experience at a job interview – where she was offered the job, turned it down, then changed her mind.