Hamad International Airport (HIA) and national carrier Qatar Airways have issued travel advisories to passengers travelling during the upcoming Eid Al Fitr holidays and peak travel season to arrive at the airport three hours prior to their flight. In a statement, HIA advised passengers departing during the peak Eid period to be sure to check […]

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Qatar PM to attend Gulf summit in Makkah

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  • May 30, 2019
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HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani will attend a Gulf summit in Makkah this weekend, one of the first high-level meetings with blockading nations since the embargo was imposed on Qatar nearly two years ago. Announcing the attendance of HE Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser, Qatar’s Foreign […]

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Qatar inaugurates visa center in Nepal

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  • May 30, 2019
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Kathmandu: The State of Qatar today inaugurated a visa center in Kathmandu, Republic of Nepal, as part of the ‘Qatar Visa Centers Program’, to facilitate and streamline procedures for bringing expatriates to the country. The opening of Qatar Visa Center in Nepal is part of the opening of 20 centers in eight countries: Sri Lanka, […]

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DOHA: Hamad International Airport (HIA) has launched the second phase of its innovative Smart Airport program which sets to initiate an exciting major digital transformation of the passenger journey through facial biometric recognition across all key passenger touch points. The system, currently under trial, is a central piece of the airports digital strategy and combines […]

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Amiri Diwan announces Eid Al Fitr holidays

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  • May 29, 2019
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Doha: Amiri Diwan has announced that on the occasion of the Eid Al Fitr, the Eid holiday will be as follows: For ministries and other government agencies and public entities and institution, the holidays shall commence from Sunday, June 2, 2019, until Monday, June 10, 2019. The employees shall commence their business on Tuesday, June […]

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Qatar ranked third in world economic performance for 2019

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  • May 29, 2019
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Doha: The State of Qatar ranked third in the world in terms of economic performance, according to the International Competitiveness Report 2019 published annually by the International Institute for Management Development (IMD) in Switzerland, which confirms the continued strong performance of the Qatari economy. Qatar has risen to the top 10 in overall competitive indicators […]

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Qatar Rail to open more stations on Red Line soon

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  • May 29, 2019
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Doha: Qatar Rail will open more stations on the Red Line in the near future. Qatar Rail said yesterday that Metro and Metrolink services will not operate from May 30, until June 4 as it would undertake network expansion testing during those days. “Metro and Metrolink services will not operate from May 30 until June […]

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Its been two years, when the website of Qatar News Agency (QNA) was hacked on the early hours of May 24, 2017 and it has been a period full of achievements for Qatar. The achievements are a tight slap on the face of siege countries that imposed unjust blockade on Qatar. The hackers published fabricated […]

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New timing for Doha Metro after Ramadan

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  • May 25, 2019
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The Doha Metro Red Line South, which started its initial operations on May 8, will have new timings after Ramadan, it is learnt. The service will most likely begin earlier than 8am, aimed at a large number of people who report to work at 7am, according to Qatar Rail’s customer service hotline (105). “The timings […]

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Do not block seats, doors of Metro trains: Qatar Rail

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  • May 24, 2019
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Qatar Rail has advised Doha Metro passengers to properly use seats and not to block doors when a train stops at a station. This is the latest in a series of advisories issued by Qatar Rail on etiquette and the dos and don’ts while travelling on the Metro. The Doha Metro has been a big […]

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