One of Lebanon’s bestselling female music artiste, Elissa, performed to an exclusive private audience at Doha Exhibition and Convention Center (DECC) on December 20 for the Qatar Live series of concerts.
Qatar Live was a series of special music concerts and festivals organised by Qatar Airways and Qatar National Tourism Council (QNTC), supported by Ooredoo as Platinum Sponsor. It was organised to align with the FIFA Club World Cup Qatar 2019™ (December 11 to 21 ) to provide world-class entertainment for football fans, visitors and local residents. The concerts attracted thousands of residents and visitors.
Elissa’s performance was organised especially for corporate partners of Qatar Airways and QNTC, and Qatar Airways Privilege Club members to reward the airline’s loyal passengers and important stakeholders.
Qatar Airways Senior Vice President Middle East, Africa and Pakistan, Ehab Amin, said: “We were delighted to have had the opportunity to reward our valued passengers and partners with a private performance by one of Lebanon’s biggest stars. The concert complimented the incredibly successful Qatar Live series of public concerts.”
Performing for Qatar Live were global superstar Katy Perry, legendary band Maroon 5, international Latin music star Maluma, and international music legend Cheb Khaled.
Top acts from the region included Hatim Ammor, Fahad Al Kubaisi, Yara, Omar Al Abdallat, Ibrahim Dashti, and Rahma Riad. In addition, Qatar Airways and QNTC brought the Daydream Festival to Qatar for the first time on December 12 and 20. The world-renowned festival, hosted at the Ritz-Carlton, Doha, takes place each year at different locations around the world, bringing together the best DJs in dance and electronic music.
A multiple award-winning airline, Qatar Airways was named ‘World’s Best Airline’ by the 2019 World Airline Awards, managed by Skytrax. It was also named ‘Best Airline in the Middle East’, ‘World’s Best Business Class’, and ‘Best Business Class Seat’, in recognition of its ground-breaking Business Class experience, Qsuite. It is the only airline to have been awarded the coveted ‘Skytrax Airline of the Year’ title, which is recognised as the pinnacle of excellence in the airline industry, five times.
Qatar Airways currently operates a modern fleet of more than 250 aircraft via its hub, Hamad International Airport (HIA), to more than 160 destinations worldwide.
The world’s fastest-growing airline has added several exciting new destinations to its growing network this year, including Rabat, Morocco; Izmir, Turkey; Malta; Davao, Philippines; Lisbon, Portugal; Mogadishu, Somalia; Langkawi, Malaysia; and Gaborone, Botswana. The airline will add Santorini, Greece; Dubrovnik, Croatia; and Osaka, Japan to its extensive route network in 2020.