Shangri-La Hotel, Doha marks official opening
The 50-storey Shangri-La Hotel, Doha, celebrated its grand opening on Tuesday.
His Excellency Sheikh Abdullah Bin Nasser Bin Khalifa Al-Thani, The Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior for the State of Qatar, alongside local dignitaries attended a ribbon-cutting ceremony.
A life-sized portrait of His Royal Highness the Emir and His Royal Highness the Father Emir was also unveiled.
The hotel, designed to resemble a falcon’s head in recognition of Qatari falconry boasts museumquality art pieces honouring the heritage of the Qatari peninsula which are on loan from the Sheikh Faisal Collection.