World Cup: Football fans stopped by security officials for wearing rainbow items as LGBTQ rights issue won’t go away in Qatar 2022

Doha, Qatar CNN – The World Cup is in full swing Qatar, But issues around LGBTQ+ rights for the Gulf state, world soccer’s governing body FIFA, teams and fans aren’t going away. Two German soccer fans told CNN on Saturday that they were asked by security officials at Qatar 2022 to remove the rainbow-colored items … Read more

Japan fans reap praise for cleaning stadiums in the 2022 World Cup | Qatar World Cup 2022

Doha, Qatar // Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung //: – Japan’s stunning victory over Germany left soccer fans in disbelief on Wednesday. Now, Samurai Blue fans are getting praise in Qatar for an off-field tradition that seems uniquely Japanese: cleaning pitches after other soccer fans leave. In what is becoming an increasingly familiar sight, Japanese fans stayed … Read more

Qatar is participating for the first time in the World Cup finals in a controversial tournament for the first time

Doha, Qatar CNN – There have been 21 men’s editions world Cup Since its opening in the 1930’s however Qatar 2022 It is set to be a tournament like no other. Since it was announced as the host city nearly 12 years ago, the World Cup has always been destined to be Top. From rough … Read more

Joe Lysette appears to have ripped £10,000 for David Beckham’s role as Qatar’s World Cup ambassador

CNN – The British comedian appeared to have ripped off £10,000 ($11,000) in a video after failing to receive a response from him. David Beckham about his controversial role as Qatar world Cup Ambassador. On Sunday, Joe Lycett began tweeting the clock counting down to the UK midday deadline (7am ET). At 12pm GMT, he … Read more

Qatar 2022: World Cup fans adapt to desert accommodations – in tents and caravans

Doha, Qatar CNN – As the fans gush Qatar, It is understood that they are in vacation mode as they look forward to the prospect of a World Cup in the desert. But what better place to stay in a country geographically located on a peninsula smaller than Connecticut, the smallest World Cup host nation … Read more

Artificial intelligence in the 2022 World Cup to check crowds and control the climate | Qatar 2022 World Cup news

Doha, Qatar – A room in the Qatari capital, Doha, has hundreds of screens showing fans attending the 2022 World Cup matches. With more than 1.2 million fans expected in the country to host the World Cup, Qatar has set up a tech hub that uses artificial intelligence to monitor spectators, predict crowd swells, and … Read more

New book highlights migrant deaths ahead of Qatar World Cup

With less than three weeks before the tournament kicks off, controversy still surrounds the World Cup in Qatar – in large part due to the deaths of migrants building stadiums under appalling conditions. FRANCE 24 spoke to the author of a new book detailing their plight. For Krishna Timislina, who has worked for several years … Read more

Qatar is teeming with entrepreneurial ideas as it prepares to welcome the World Cup

Qatar has one of the fastest growing economies in the Gulf region, and many of its most innovative institutions are based in the business district. And with an estimated 1.5 million football fans heading to Qatar in November for the World Cup, there are plenty of smart companies keen to show foreign visitors what the … Read more