Biggest ‘Summer in Qatar’ programme concludes in style Aug 19, 2019 0 707 12345 QNADohaThe biggest Summer in Qatar (SiQ) programme wrapped up after a week of colourful Eid Al Adha celebrations in Souq Waqif, Al Wakra, Katara and all the partner shopping malls as well as a line-up of multicultural music, comedy, theatre and movie award shows.The third and final raffle draw at the Mall of Qatar announced the winners of the final raffle draw, marking the end of the summer programme.During Eid holidays, residents and visitors enjoyed a Kuwaiti play “Khutuat AlShaytan” at Qatar National Theatre. Blue Man Group enthralled young and old with their novel visual arts performance. Omid Djalili, Nemr Abou Nassar and Hamad al Amari had audiences in fits at the Doha Comedy Festival while Kadim al Saher mesmerised the audiences with his magical singing on two nights.The 8th South Indian International Movie Awards (SIIMA) also brought a galaxy of hundreds of South Indian film stars to Lusail Sports Arena to attend the two-day mega awards show. Adding to the Eid joy and excitement Qatar’s first-ever indoor snow themed park Snow Dunes opened at Doha Festival City on the second day of Eid where families enjoyed ice-cold temperature and a variety of activities and rides spread over 9,500 square meters.Summer in Qatar’s retail offering featured three monthly raffle draws, announced by the Qatar National Tourism Council (QNTC) and the Ministry of Commerce and Industry. Shoppers were able to participate in the draws with every purchase of QR200 or above at any of the ten participating malls. A total of 28 prizes worth QR2 million were claimed during the season. In the third and final draw, nine shoppers won cash prizes worth QR400,000, while one lucky winner took home the grand prize: a McLaren Spider 570s (2018 model). RELATED ARTICLES FM meets Vietnamese leader Aug 19, 2019 0 1337 Chlamydia infection a major cause of infertility in MENA: Study Aug 19, 2019 0 839 IS bomber kills 63, injures over 180 at Kabul wedding Aug 19, 2019 0 735 Israel troops kill three Palestinians AFP Gaza City Three Palestinians were killed by Israeli soldiers in the northern Gaza Strip, the Palestinian health ministry said on Sunday, hours after three rockets were fired at Israel from the blockaded enclave. The .. Gibraltar rejects US demand to detain Iranian oil tanker Gibraltar on Sunday rejected a US demand to seize an Iranian oil tanker at the centre of a diplomatic dispute as it prepared to leave the British overseas territory after weeks of detention. Gibraltar’s government said it .. Jordan summons Israel envoy over Al Aqsa violations Jordan summoned Israel’s ambassador on Sunday in protest over “violations” at Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al Aqsa Mosque compound, the foreign ministry said. It summoned envoy Amir Weissbrod to voice its “condemnation ..