Saudi authorities have allowed conducting marriage contracts at Islam’s two holiest sites in Mecca and Medina as part of initiatives launched to enrich the experiences of pilgrims and visitors, according to a Saudi newspaper. The initiative ..
Saudi authorities have urged worshippers at Islam’s two holiest places to wear facemasks as a preventive measure, days after the kingdom reported detecting a new variant of COVID-19. “Putting the mask at the Grand Mosque and the Prophe..
The Museum of Islamic Art is hosting its annual poetry night this Wednesday, focusing on learning about and embracing Palestine's history as a gesture of solidarity with Gaza's people. Salem Abdullah Al Aswad, Deputy Director of Learning &..
The organizing committee of the Expo 2023 Doha, in cooperation with the Ministry of Endowments (Awqaf) and Islamic Affairs, put English signs across the Expo to help visitors learn about the Islamic approaches defending the importance of environment ..
Doha, 15 October 2023 – The much-anticipated MIA Bazaar is back at MIA Park from 20 October 2023 until March 2024, promising weekends of vibrant culture, art, and entertainment. Hosted by the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA), this annual event has b..
Doha, September 26 - The 12th conference of culture ministers in the Islamic world, organized by the Islamic World Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) and hosted by the State of Qatar through the Ministry of Culture, has offic..
The Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) boasts an extraordinary collection of priceless Islamic artefacts, among which stands out is the famous Abbasid Blue Quran, a 1,000-year-old manuscript of immense significance. According to MIA, this exquisite manus..
Qatar Chamber (QC) announced that it will host the meeting of the General Assembly of the Board of Directors of the Islamic Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture, scheduled to be held next December in Doha. This came during the participati..
The executive committee of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation held a meeting in Jeddah on Sunday to discuss the consequences arising from the Qur’an burning incident in front of the Central Mosque in Stockholm, Sweden, on the first day of ..