Fun time as Qatar's largest open-air amusement park opens Apr 16, 2018 0 1467 12345 Santhosh ChandranDoha Qatar's largest open-air amusement park opened for the public in Doha on Sunday.Spread over an area of more than one square kilometre, the amusement park is located at Al Qutaifiya beach, between the Diplomatic Club and The Pearl-Qatar. The park will remain open until May 12. Declaring the park open at a glittering ceremony, Chairman of The Entertainment World Village for Carnivals Company HE Sheikh Suhaim bin Khaled bin Hamad al Thani said,"This is our first foray into outdoor entertainment industry on this scale. We're planning for the long term alternative entertainment activities throughout the year as well as supporting Qatar's position as a tourist destination."Entertainment World Village features over 30 varieties of rides for all age groups and the most popular are Reverse Bungee, Roller Coaster, G-Force Bomber and a giant Ferris Wheel. It also has international award-winning stage shows and performances, skill games, and various recreational activities such as bouncy castles, paintball and doughnut boats.The park will remain open between 4 pm and 11 pm from Saturday to Wednesday and 4 pm and 1 am on Thursdays and Fridays.Visitors can also choose from a wide selection of delectable cuisines available at over 30 kiosks spread around the venue.After visiting the park, a Qatari said,"Many of the rides in the park is new and the best in this kind. The park will be one of the best entertainment hubs in coming days."Chief Executive Officer of the Entertainment World Village for Carnivals Company Feroz Moideen said,"We are committed to provide a unique entertainment experience by introducing the latest in theme park rides and attractions and internationally recognised talent and performers." A parking facility that can accommodate about 2,000 cars is the other highlight of the event. Entrance fee is QR15 and price of rides range between QR10 and QR75. POST A COMMENT RELATED ARTICLES Emir to open Qatar National Library today Apr 16, 2018 0 2321 7 Asians arrested for defrauding people Apr 16, 2018 0 1513 Inspectors of Family Affairs Department get judicial seizure power Apr 16, 2018 0 1827 Committees formed for secondary certificate exams Doha The Student Assessment Office at the Evaluation Institute of the Ministry of Education and Higher Education has announced the formation of the general secondary Certificate Examination committees for the end of .. US troops to stay in Syria until goals achieved: Haley Washington The US will not pull its troops out of Syria until Washington's goals are accomplished, Nikki Haley, the US ambassador to the UN, said."[It is our goal] to see American troops come home, but we are not going .. QDB launches SME tool kit to support local entrepreneurs Doha Envisioning to empower SMEs to harness growth, Qatar Development Bank (QDB) launched the first of its kind SME Toolkit: Policies and Procedures Guidelines for SMEs owners on Sunday. The SME tool kit, which is .. Qatar participates in 29th Arab Summit in Dhahran QNA Dhahran The 29th Arab Summit concluded on Sunday in Dhahran after discussing means of enhancing joint Arab action and addressing challenges and threats facing the Arab region. Qatar took part in the summit with a .. Qatar-US Economic Forum to kick off in Charleston today QNA Charleston The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) will hold the Qatar-US Economic Forum in Charleston, South Carolina, on Monday. The forum is part of Qatar's ongoing economic tour in the US, which includes ..