The blog of a Qatari/British guy who lived most of his life in Bahrain and then returned to Qatar, starting off life as an expat would and then becoming a full fledged local, just trying to make Qatar a better place.
About me: I'm a half British, Half Qatari guy who's set on turning Qatar into the most admired country in the world! Alright... one step at a time.
Is this the year of YouTube content creation in Qatar ? I’ve been talking about the importance of content creation that’s hyper local. Around a month and a half ago, I spoke at Northwestern’s special event about Big Data and the Qatar Media Industry panel before that. It was a topic that pulled in quite a great crowd. It was surprising ... Fri, 14 Feb 2014 22:03:46
We?ve launched a new show! #QTips I’m excited to share this new YouTube show that we’ve been working on called QTips (we’re actually launching three new shows and this is the first). It dawned on me and Hamad one day (during a recording we were doing on ILQ Radio) that there’s a lot of people that simply don&... Sat, 18 Jan 2014 19:27:11
The NEW and IMPROVED ILQ Website is ready ? How did I get there? I’m super excited. This has been a project I’ve been working on for ages. First let me explain where we came from. ILQ was a site that started out as a quick and general guide where I gave people insight as to life in Qatar. It started off pretty simple and as people appreciated hearing ... Thu, 19 Dec 2013 21:50:24
We are all White and Maroon [Guest Blog] This is a Guest Blog by ILQer Yousef AG. You can follow him on twitter at @yousef_ag The 18th of December is a day of unity, pride, but above all, nationalism. This is the day national unity was achieved when Sheikh Jassim Bin Mohammad Al Thani won autonomy among the many local tribes under [... Wed, 18 Dec 2013 09:14:18