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BLQ Reader’s Choice 2020: Vote for your Favorite Filipino Brands in Qatar

Read the voting instructions carefully and please vote wisely. We want this survey questionnaire to be the real voice of our readers (esp. the Filipino community in Qatar) and so we are asking everyone’s cooperation and support. CLICK THIS PHOTO for the LINK TO VOTE:     ONLINE VOTING will start on January 2-20, 2020

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FINALISTS: Best Life Qatar Reader’s Choice 2020

After 2 weeks of nominations and campaign to promote to first BEST LIFE QATAR Reader’s Choice, we finally reveal the final set of nominees for the project’s pilot edition. Please make time to read the criteria and to understand the vision of this survey activity. LINK: https://bestlifeqatar.com/2019/11/28/best-life-qatar-readers-choice-2020/ May we also remind everyone that online voting

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10 Reasons Why You Should Watch ALIKABOK (The Musical Play)

Whether you are a fan of stage plays of not, I’m pretty sure you will leave the theater in awe after watching ALIKABOK. I can also sense that the audience really enjoyed the play bestowing heartfelt applause after every song performance. We even saw our little girl with her mom’s scarf dancing like a Maria

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Park Hyatt Doha Hotel Opens in Msheireb Downtown Doha

1 December 2019, Doha, Qatar – Msheireb Properties, the national real estate developer and a subsidiary of Qatar Foundation, in collaboration with Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) inaugurated today the first-ever Park Hyatt hotel in Qatar in Msheireb Downtown Doha (MDD), the smartest and most sustainable fully-built city district in the world. The grand opening

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Best Life Qatar: Reader’s Choice 2020

You heard it right! As part of our 2020 Vision, we are launching our first ever READER’S CHOICE for all our Kabayan followers in Qatar. The simple idea is to come up with the BEST LIST of Filipino establishments in Qatar, this time, through the help of the Pinoy consumers themselves. In the past, we

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ALIKABOK: An original Filipino musical set to finally hit the stage in Qatar

Many Filipino children who are born and raised here in Qatar have no direct exposure to the traditional Filipino lifestyle anymore. They remain classic images in the textbooks or contemporary literary pieces that they will encounter, most likely, online. Good thing, there are still school activities where Barong and Baro’t Saya are being introduced and

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PINOY LINGO: More than just a platform of expression

TAGALOG BLOGS? VLOGS in Taglish? Why not? Kung ito ang paraan para mai-express natin yung ating thoughts and messages na hindi tayo nagiging tunog makata (using pure Tagalog language), bakit hindi? Kaya “PINOY LINGO” ang tawag natin sa segment na ito ay dahil bukod sa nirerelease natin ang formats na ito every Sunday, it will

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Family Staycation at Premier Inn Education City: An Awesome Graduation Gift

Many of the Preschools in Doha are about to have their graduation ceremonies by the end of May (first half of 2019). And as parents, we always want to give our kids a memorable gift that they will truly enjoy as a reward for their hardwork and excellence in school. Go away from the usual

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VIDEO: Watched Disney’s Aladdin Movie in the underground cinema of Souq Waqif!

I have a confession to make, it was my first time to watch ALADDIN! Over the years of existence, I only realized while watching the movie’s remake on the big screen that none of the scenes are familiar to me. Except for the popular magic carpet ride scene with its Oscar award-winning theme song A

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