(MENAFN - The Peninsula) The Peninsula
Doha: In celebration of the National Day of Qatar, which took place last Tuesday, the Doha Exhibition & Convention Center (DECC) had special lighting on its facade to simulate the colors of the Qatari flag.
The lights of the roof were also adjusted to reflect the word 'QATAR, which was visible at night from passing airplanes & higher floors in the surrounding towers, a breathtaking sight.
In addition, DECC was decorated with Qatar & the National Day flags, more than 100 square meters of stickers with the official artwork were installed on the facades and all digital screens of the venue were displaying an animated version of Qatar flag.
For this special occasion, DECC car park was opened to public free of charge, where the management commented on this initiative: 'We are delighted that we have given visitors the opportunity to witness and enjoy QND events at Corniche area, without worrying about the lack of adequate parking spaces, as our climate-controlled and serviced parking has provided 2,800 safe places for their vehicles at no cost.
The Doha Convention and Exhibition Center has hosted to date over 100 exhibitions and special events and more than 200 corporate meetings & workshops with around 1.5 million visitors, many of whom expressed their admiration for the venue, its services and events.
The onsite metro station, which is called after DECC is opening shortly- and will contribute positively to increase the number of visitors to the venue and its events and offer them a convenient experience.