Some are hopeful sport can bring peace to the region.
Qatar 2022 CEO says fans of any gender, sexual orientation, religion, race attending the World Cup will be safe.
Former French World Cup winner Youri Djorkaeff will be part of the delegation.
Fifa is due to announce its decision in mid-March at a meeting in Miami.
Few know better than Yang Yang what it takes to succeed at the pinnacle of sport.
The agriculture minister says technology transfer from China, Taiwan and Japan will help to achieve this.
Manmade global warming and a natural surge in Earth's surface temperature will join forces to make the next five years exceptionally hot, according to a study published Tuesday.
It may sound like a sequel to hit comedy film "Cool Runnings", but for Beijing 2022 hosts China this is no joke.
Qatar's size, as well as its broiling temperatures and its lack of ready stadium infrastructure, have prompted some to question the decision by FIFA to make it host.