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Qatar's World Cup: Not what you might expect

By Associated Press in Doha, Qatar ( China Daily ) Updated: 2014-12-20 08:10:38

Gulf nation sparing no expense to ensure success of 2022 tournament

Massive stadiums cooled by air conditioning will welcome fans flocking from the Middle East and beyond.

This is a region anxious to prove it can put on a show and have its own brand of fun - all in the face of doubts about whether women, gays and drinkers will feel comfortable.

Qatar's World Cup: Not what you might expect

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