New-generation E-government portal Hukoomi 3 launched

  • internetQatar
  • March 9, 2017
  • 2 min read

Qatar has always prided itself on being an technology-friendly nation. The country, in its push to make paperwork at the government level obsolete, launched its newest initiative — Hukoomi 3 The new generation E-government portal, which features even more government services for the public from different ministries and state entities, was launched at QITCOM 2017, […]

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Reinsurance prices to go up next year: QFCA

  • internetQatar
  • October 4, 2016
  • 2 min read

The Middle East and North Africa (Mena) reinsurance sector is poised to harden over the next one year as prices and premiums are slated to grow faster, according to Qatar Financial Center Authority (QFCA). Moreover, reinsurance premiums are also expected to outpace the region’s gross domestic product, said the QFCA’s Mena Reinsurance Barometer, which was […]

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World's number 1 travel destination: Bangkok

  • internetQatar
  • September 22, 2016
  • 1 min read

Bangkok is the world’s top destination city by international overnight visitor arrivals, according to an annual ranking released on Thursday. The Thai capital is projected to receive 21.47mn international overnight visitors in 2016, the Mastercard Global Destinations Cities Index showed, ahead of London, which will receive 19.88mn, and Paris, which will welcome 18.03mn. The index […]

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How to find affordable long-term care insurance?

  • internetQatar
  • September 19, 2016
  • 4 min read

Regular health insurance, including Medicare, doesn’t pay for help with these “custodial care” tasks, except in limited circumstances. Long-term care insurance does. Yet faced with the coverage costs, many long-term care insurance shoppers get sticker shock and give up. Here’s how to keep the price affordable. 1. Buy sooner rather than later “The key to […]

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Checklist for Choosing the Right health insurance Plan

  • internetQatar
  • September 14, 2016
  • 3 min read

Just selecting a health insurance plan may not be enough, if you do not know which one suits you and your family the most. Keep in mind these key points before you sign up with a provider: • Select a plan that allows coverage for any pre-existing illness for a couple of years or more. […]

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