Vodafone Qatar has announced the opening of its new store at Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development’s Recreation Centre.

The Vodafone Falla-flagship store follows the launch of the company’s latest Postpaid and Prepaid plans appealing to the youth in Qatar.

Attending the launch on Wednesday were Ibrahim Al Obaidli, Director of Community Affairs at Qatar Foundation; Mohammed Al Naimi, Recreation Services Manager at Qatar Foundation; Marc Norris, Chief Commercial Officer at Vodafone Qatar; and Dalya Al Khalaf, Vodafone Qatar’s Director of Strategy.

Al Khalaf said:

We’re very happy to expand our presence in Qatar and in particular at such a prestigious location. We’re very privileged to have Qatar Foundation as a partner in the country and following the launch of Qatar’s very first telecom plan for the youth, Vodafone Falla, and our company’s strategic focus on the youth, this store cannot be a more perfect fit. We’re confident that the creative concepts introduced at this store will strongly underpin Vodafone’s drive to lead in innovation and customer experiences.’

Taking the company’s retail footprint to 24, Vodafone’s store at Qatar Foundation introduces a totally innovative approach to customer care and service featuring entertaining facilities such as a dedicated Play Station booth for Vodafone’s customers to play individually and online during their leisure time.

The store also features an Anghami music app station where youngsters can listen to their favourite artists with the latest Dr. Beats headphones.  Students, staff members and the wider community of Qatar Foundation will also get the chance to check and try the latest gadgets, accessories and smart phones with a new twist including, for example, a “calories fork” which tells students how many calories they have consumed per meal.

Qatar Foundation’s Vodafone Falla-flagship store will be manned by Hi Tech Care Advisors under the age of 25, underlining Falla’s focus on relating to the youth in Qatar.

Executive Director of Qatar Foundation’s Support Services, Ali Al Muftah, said:

We are delighted to welcome Vodafone Qatar’s new Falla-flagship store to Qatar Foundation. Our staff and students are extremely important to us, being key pillars of the QF community. As a result, we develop and enhance the lives of those studying and working on campus so there is real synergy between what we offer within Education City and what Vodafone Qatar will in turn offer our community through its tailored plans…No doubt many people working and studying at Qatar Foundation will visit the Vodafone Falla-flagship store and participate in the many activities on offer.’

Vodafone Falla is Qatar’s first telecom plan appealing to the youth. ‘Falla’ is a Qatari expression that means enjoying the moment and this is the feeling Vodafone wants to create with young people in Qatar. Falla offers youth great mobile deals, exciting activities and direct youth engagement.  With the new Vodafone Falla Prepaid and Postpaid plans, customers can talk for hours, access endless music and enjoy fantastic internet offers:

  1. Hours of calling to friends with 1000 minutes of calls to Vodafone numbers.
  2. Endless music with Anghami+ mobile music application and 1GB of internet for mobile streaming and downloads. Anghami is the number 1 music service in the gulf, offering the largest catalogue of regional and international music.
  3. Fantastic internet offers with 100MB free on every Prepaid recharge and a Postpaid Falla plan with 1GB included.

Vodafone Falla also delivers entertainment to youth such as Video Gaming at The Gaming Lounge. Located in Al Sadd area, this is the only 24-hour gaming location in Qatar. Every Wednesday from midday to midnight, Vodafone Falla is sponsoring free gaming for anyone in Qatar. Additionally, Vodafone Falla reaches out to youth in places wherever they may be and in ways that make sense for their lifestyle.

  1. Campus activities at Qatar University
  2. Vodafone support using WhatsApp on 70550111 which for the first time in the region, is an innovative support channel that has been designed to meet the needs of the youth.
  3. Dedicated digital platforms at Instagram @vodafonefalla; Twitter @vodafonefalla; Facebook www.facebook.com/VodafoneFalla and YouTube www.youtube.com/VodafoneFalla

For more information, visit Vodafone’s website.