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China's peak Lunar New Year air travel season fizzles as Covid cases rise

China's peak Lunar New Year air travel season fizzles as Covid cases rise

Iphie Nie, a 30-year-old designer in Beijing who usually travels to visit family in her hometown of Shenzhen during the Lunar New Year has, like many Chinese, reluctantly decided against booking a flight for the mid-February holiday.

MotoGP season to start with two races in Qatar

MotoGP season to start with two races in Qatar

?The MotoGP season will start with two races on successive weekends in Qatar from March 28, followed by Portugal, organisers said on Friday in a calendar re-write forced by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Abu Samra records season's lowest temperature at 4C

Abu Samra records season's lowest temperature at 4C

Abu Samra recorded the lowest temperature so far this winter at 4C, the Qatar Met department said in a tweet on Thursday.

Winter camping season progressing with very few violations

Winter camping season progressing with very few violations

The number of bookings for winter camping in coastal locations has reached 800, with 711 camps at the Sealine Area and 89 at Khor Al Udeid Protectorate, said Ali Ghanim al-Humaidi, Sealine Unit inspector ...

Local farm produce yards to open for new season on Thursday

Local farm produce yards to open for new season on Thursday

The Agricultural Affairs Department at the Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) has announced that fresh vegetables from local farms will be available for sale at all five local produce yards from Thursday.

MME yards eighth season marks record sales

MME yards eighth season marks record sales

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) has pointed out that the recently concluded 8th season of its yards for selling local agricultural products has made record sales ...

Back-to-school season kicks off at Doha Festival City

Back-to-school season kicks off at Doha Festival City

With schools set to open in September, Doha Festival City (DHFC) is offering the latest back-to-school collections and stationery at more than 50 stores.

As Asia's tropical storm season arrives, grounded airplanes at risk of damage

As Asia's tropical storm season arrives, grounded airplanes at risk of damage

Airlines, airports and insurers across Asia are bracing for the prospect of unusually high damage as the region's tropical storm season begins, as hundreds of aircraft grounded by the coronavirus pandemic ...

Climbing season at Mount Fuji cancelled due to coronavirus

Climbing season at Mount Fuji cancelled due to coronavirus

The climbing season for Mount Fuji, Japan's highest peak, is cancelled for this year, after local officials announced on Monday that the mountain trails leading up to the summit ...

Applications open for new season of 'Stars of Science' show

Applications open for new season of 'Stars of Science' show

'Stars of Science' – Qatar Foundation (QF)’s edutainment show – is now accepting applications for Season 12, giving aspiring innovators the opportunity to present their ground-breaking ideas ...

Amiri Guard concludes first part of training season

Amiri Guard concludes first part of training season

The Amiri Guard School has celebrated the conclusion of the first part of the training season for 2019/2020.

Winter camping season to start on October 30

Winter camping season to start on October 30

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment, represented by the Committee for Regulating Camping Activities, has announced that it will start receiving applications for registration for the winter camping season ...