Young Qatari girls perform in the video song.
Doha: Qatar Tourism has released a new song to celebrate the country’s National Day and attractions. The song showcases the country’s offerings through a music video that follows four young girls as they embark on a tour of Doha singing “This is Qatar!”. The video, posted on December 12, 2021, has garnered over 2.2 million views on YouTube.
The song was performed by Hessa Alneama, a Qatari who is making her debut. Directed by Salem Al Turk, the song featured a custom outfit by Qatari designer Dee Designs. The video follows the girls, supported by a cast of 24 young Qatari girls, as they walk along the Corniche, visit Souq Waqif, the Islamic Art Museum, take a dhow ride, watch a game in one of Qatar’s state-of-the-art stadiums. , and go through Aspire Park and Katara. It contains a message from Qatar to the world, inviting them to discover the destination and its offers; inviting them to look at Qatar from a new perspective – with childlike wonder.
Qatar Tourism Chairman and Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, HE Akbar Al Baker, said: “Qatar National Day brings citizens and residents of Qatar together to celebrate our values. As we prepare to welcome the world to our shores for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, this song commemorates the best of Qatar, celebrating our beautiful country and its tourism offerings through the eyes of its youth.
Qatar Tourism works closely with public and private sector partners to develop products and services to boost domestic tourism and attract regional visitors throughout the year. Through initiatives such as the Qatar National Day Song, it showcases the diversity of the country’s tourism offering. Working closely with partners, it has launched several programs such as “Qatar Clean” and “Service Excellence” to ensure visitors have a safe and seamless experience across all touchpoints.