Press Releases

Success of Qatar 2015 Draw “Shows Qatar is Ready to Host Major Sports Events”

11/08/2014

Hundreds of Senior Sports Leaders, International Media and Travel Agencies Attend Official Draw and Enjoy Wide Range of Cultural Activities Doha, Qatar The...

Qatar Hosts Draw for The 24th Men’s Handball World Championship

21/07/2014

Preliminary Group Rounds Announced at Major Ceremony in Doha  Doha, Qatar The draw for the preliminary group rounds of the 24th Men’s Handball World...

Pots Announced for Qatar 2015 Draw Event

13/07/2014

Doha - The International Handball Federation has announced the pots and the procedure for the draw event of the 24th Men’s Handball World Championship...

Qatar 2015, The Ritz-Carlton, Doha and Qatar Red Crescent Bring Joy to Workers as part of a series of community events for Ramadan

02/07/2014

150 Iftar boxes will be distributed every day during the Holy Month Doha, Qatar The Qatar 2015 24th Men’s Handball World Championship Organising Committee...

IHF praises high standards of QATAR 2015 preparations after latest inspection

15/04/2014

DOHA – 14 April 2014 – With the 24th Men’s Handball World Championship (15 January to 1 February 2015) drawing nearer, ongong site inspections...

Winners of the Qatar 2015 mascot contest awarded

26/02/2014

Doha, 26.02.2014 – Dr. Thani Abdulrahman Al Kuwari, Director General of the Qatar 2015 Organising Committee, has awarded the winners of the mascot contest...

Highly successful IHF Inspection concluded – Venues progress, accommodation and future marketing strategies in the spotlight

25/02/2014

Doha, 25.02.2014 – Eleven months prior to the starting whistle of the 2015 Men’s Handball World Championship in Qatar (17 January – 1 February)...

High ranking IHF delegation on inspection tour in Doha

19/02/2014

Doha 19.02.14 - As part of the preparations for the 2015 Men’s Handball World Championship a high-ranking delegation of the International Handball Federation...

Prime Minister of Qatar H.E. Abdullah bin Nasser Al Thani and IHF President Dr. Hassan Moustafa start the Qatar 2015 countdown timer

12/02/2014

Fahed, the mascot presented by the President of the Organising Committee H.E. Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad Al Thani   Doha 12.02.14 –  339 days...

Euro 2014 main venue in Herning played host to popular Qatar 2015 activation

27/01/2014

Herning, 27.01.2014 – The 11th Men’s EHF European Handball Championship in Denmark was the scenery in yet another successful activation of the...