Qatar became an independent nation in 1971, before which it was a British Protectorate. It has come a long way since then, achieving an impressive transformation. Witness its progress and development, from a pearl fishing community to the world’s wealthiest country, through images.
Today, Qatar attracts visitors from all over the world. Its impressive architecture, inspiring art and culture scene, sports events, rich and diverse cuisine, modern shopping malls, luxury hotels and resorts draw increasing numbers to the country’s shores.
West Bay Skyline