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Ansar Gallery opens its largest showroom in Barwa Avenue

Ansar Group of Companies (AGC) is all set for the grand opening of its 30,000sqm branch in Barwa Commercial Avenue, Doha on Thursday. Qatar Chamber chairman HE Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim bin Mohamed al-Thani will lead the ribbon-cutting ceremony at 6.30pm. He will be joined by top AGC officials and other dignitaries. Considered as the longest and the largest in Qatar, the 800m long showroom houses a huge number of shops and boutiques that offer a wide range of products. All the shops will open today to welcome guests and customers, especially families who want to avail of the promos and big discounts at the new branch of Ansar Gallery. During the promotion period, 50 cars including luxury models will be given away to customers through lucky draw. From today to May 8, the showroom offers “Get back half of your purchase” for all products such as carpets, furniture, garments…

New Souq Al Haraj to be built near Barwa Village

The new Souq Al Haraj will come up on Al Wakra Road close to Barwa Village. It will be spread over an area of 35,000 square metres. The Old Souq Al Haraj The historic Souq Al Haraj, located at the junction of Al-Najma and Al-Mansoura, is Qatar’s only market for used goods. For many years it has been the place to sell your old goods as well as to look for bargains. The shops in the vast single-storey market complex sell both used and new furniture, home furnishings including carpets, air-conditioners, refrigerators, stoves, utensils, and household and electrical appliances, among other things. It has been a delight of low-income workers and limited-income families. The Souq receives heavy footfall particularly on Thursdays and Fridays, as many people are looking for affordable second-hand goods. Temporary stalls on weekends sell everything from toys to mobile phones. Recently there were reports that the Souq will be replaced by a…

Lulu opens new hypermarket in Doha

The Lulu Group opened its latest hypermarket at Barwa City in Doha , taking the total number of Lulu outlets across the world to 111. The latest hypermarket, the sixth Lulu outlet in Qatar, was inaugurated by Sheikh Hassan bin Khaled al-Thani in the presence of Thailand’s ambassador Piroon Laismit, Bosnia’s ambassador Tarik Sadovic, Vietnam’s ambassador Nguyen Hoang, Doha Bank Group CEO Dr R Seetharaman, Lulu Group managing director Yusuff Ali MA, CEO Saifee T Rupawala, executive director Ashraf Ali MA, and director M M Althaf. A number of prominent businessmen, government officials and other dignitaries were present on the occasion. A large number of nationals and expatriates also witnessed the opening event. “We are very clear in our approach to expansion and I am very confident about the economic situation of Qatar and have full trust in the vision of HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani. We…