Doha

Doha

Doha (Arabic: الدوحة‎, ad-Dawḥa or ad-Dōḥa, pronounced [addawħa],[stress?] literally in MSA: "the big tree", locally: "rounded bays")[2] is the capital city and most populous city of the State of Qatar. Doha has a population of 1,351,000 in a city proper with the population close to 1.5 million.[1] The city is located on the coast of the Persian Gulf in the east of the country. It is Qatar's fastest growing city, with over 50% of the nation's population living in Doha or its surrounding suburbs, and it is also the economic centre of the country.

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