Posted on March 19, 2019

Vodafone Qatar announced that it is the official telecommunications partner of the tenth edition of Qatar International Food Festival, being held at the Oxygen Park located in Qatar Foundation, from 20-30 March 2019.

The hugely popular family friendly event, now in its 10th edition, is organized and delivered by the Qatar National Tourism Council (QNTC) and will be packed with celebrity chefs, food tastings, chef demonstrations, food competitions, kids’ activities and more. Among the many notable regional and international chefs participating are Qatar’s own Aisha Al Tamimi, Queen of the Arabian kitchen Manal Al Alem, Japanese celebrity Chef Masaharu Morimoto, James Beard Award-winning Pastry Chef Dominique Ansel known for his croissant-donut hybrid, the Cronut, and famed Indian Chef Ranveer Brar.

As part of the partnership, Vodafone Qatar will ensure that its world-class GigaNet network will be available across the Oxygen Park so that organizers, participants and visitors can connect to high speed internet, for free, via Vodafone powered Wi-Fi hotspots. Diego Camberos, Chief Operating Officer, Vodafone Qatar, said: “We’re very excited to sponsor the highly awaited annual event in Qatar’s calendar that with each year gets bigger and better; and we’re delighted that our network will help everyone at QIFF capture and share all their special moments at the event. This is also the fourth time we proudly partner with QNTC to hold leading events in Qatar such as the Qatar Fan Zone and Shop Qatar; a partnership which we look forward to continue growing.”

Rashed AlQurese, from QNTC commented, “We are proud of QIFF’s success over the last decade and the large number of Festival Partners it attracts. With their support the 10th anniversary edition is set to be a memorable experience. And, thanks to Vodafone Qatar, visitors will be able to share this vibrant and multicultural celebration with people all around the world.