Shop Qatar to kick off in January

  • internetQatar
  • December 4, 2017
  • 3 min read

The second edition of Shop Qatar will kick off from January 7 to February 7, 2018 with a series of nation-wide promotion offers, discounts, entertainment and public celebrations, the Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) and Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) have announced. With its wide variety of shopping offers, raffle draws, fashion shows, pop-up shops […]

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Ramadan: More than 50,000 products price capped

  • internetQatar
  • May 24, 2017
  • 2 min read

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has announced price caps on more than 50,000 food and non-food products throughout the holy month of Ramadan in its latest initiative, in co-operation with shopping malls and large retail outlets. The price caps are the latest in a series of initiatives launched by the MEC to mark […]

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Qatar:Retail shops now can renew licence 'immediately'

  • internetQatar
  • March 5, 2017
  • 2 min read

In a major initiative aimed at reducing the wait time for retail shops to renew their commercial licenses, the Ministry of Economy and Commerce has put in place “immediate renewal”, which MEC said will go a long way in improving the country’s business environment. “The new measures will enable investors to immediately renew their commercial […]

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Do regular check ups of your vehicles and save big on fuel bills

  • internetQatar
  • February 20, 2017
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The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has set out to educate the public about the importance of regular maintenance of motor vehicles and how it leads to savings of time, energy and money. The MEC said that regular check ups of vehicles will also help keep the environment clean, reported Gulf Times. Here are […]

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Qatar ministry issues license for small business from home

  • internetQatar
  • December 11, 2016
  • 2 min read

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has decided to issue licenses for QR. 1,020 per annum for practicing commercial activities at homes, as part of the ministry’s initiative to encourage small businesses and self-employment. The new measure is part of the ministry’s Decision No 242 for 2016 to promote low cost commercial activities, which […]

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How To Buy Toys For Children?

  • internetQatar
  • November 27, 2016
  • 3 min read

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has advised parents on how to buy toys for their children. The initiative is aimed at increasing awareness among consumers on selecting the appropriate toys for kids depending on their age and other factors. In a statement on Saturday, the MEC called upon parents to follow a five-point […]

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