Doha, Qatar 13 December 2018

– A recognition of Qatari’s homegrown products on the occasion of Qatar National Day-

Katara Hospitality, a leading global hotel owner, developer and operator, based in Qatar, introduces Go Local. Buy Local. Eat Local as a celebration of Qatari’s homegrown products on the occasion of Qatar National Day; offered in three of most strategic locations in state of Qatar; The Ritz-Carlton, Doha, Sheraton Grand Doha Resort, and Sharq Village & Spa, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel, starting from 14th to 18th December 2018.

Go Local. Buy Local. Eat Local; is an initiative that supports the social and environmental sustainability defining the vision of Qatar 2030. Katara Hospitality aims to offer its distinguished guests unique and diversified experiences that are reminiscent of the authenticity of Qatari heritage and Arabic culture. Katara Hospitality places high importance on initiatives that enhance combines product offering while highlighting the passion for creating the ultimate guest experiences.

Sharq Village & Spa, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Doha will be part of Katara Hospitality ‘Be Local, Buy Local, Eat Local’ initiative, in celebration of Qatar National Day 2018, to show the grit and determination that a rising nation. Sharq Village & Spa, a Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Doha will be opening its doors to Doha’s most loved resort from 14th – 18th December 2018 with a specially curated ‘Arabian Souq’ experience, that will be sure to stay in the hearts of its loyal patrons for years to come.

Sheraton Grand Doha Resort & Convention Hotel has been a part of Qatar’s identity December past 36 years. Over the past three decades, Sheraton Grand Doha has earned its position as an iconic property that is committed to the nation and its people, who have been instrumental to its success and evolution. The hotel has been part of Qatar’s growth story, and it holds a special place in the hearts of the local community. This initiative is a great opportunity that enable the property to continue to incorporate social and environmental initiatives to support and strengthen the long-term social and environmental sustainability in today’s Qatar’s supply chain and society.

The Ritz-Carlton, Doha will use this occasion to support the good work of local Qataris by showcasing their artwork and various local products. The Hotel will host a variety of activities for all ages to celebrate on this joyous occasion. The focal point will be a gingerbread “Dhow”, a traditional boat that embraces the country’s history and traditions.

Katara Hospitality’ hotels have partnered with local farmers, suppliers and artists to curate a defined experience for guests through the five-days event. Including AURA Hospitality & Food Services, which has grown to become one of the foremost names in Qatar’s fast-growing, entertainment and hospitality sector. Katara Hospitality, Aura Hospitality and food services and Baladna share a common goal of supporting this great nation and promoting healthy, responsible living through focus on domestic production and fresh produce.