Value Added Tax (VAT) hitting Qatar soon!

Possibility of implementing Value Added Tax (VAT) in Qatar from as early as January 1, 2018, a senior finance professional said. The starting rate for...

CBSE International Curriculam discontinued in Indian schools in Qatar

Qatar Indian schools have informed their decision to discontinue the CBSE International Curriculum to the parents. The students from CBSE (i) will be merged...

RP renewal now made easy with new Metrash2 app

 The Ministry of Interior (MoI) has added two more new e-services to its mobile app Metrash 2 and its website. The new service facilitates automatic...

New-generation E-government portal Hukoomi 3 launched

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...

Taking photo or video in a public place could end up with 2 years...

Qatar: A new law issued by HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani makes clicking, recording and sharing images and videos of accident...

Stiff penalties for food safety violations

Qatar: The Advisory Council has approved a draft law to amend some of the stipulations of Law No 8 for 1990 on the Regulation...

How to convert family visit visa to residence visa in Qatar?

This is the current process/documents required to apply for a family visa: Get a salary letter from employer – salary overall to be minimum...

Qatar:Employers have been urged not to terminate employees while on leave

Recently, there have been several attempts by Qatar to make its laws more labour-friendly. A labour law came into effect recently and it has made...

Qatar:Retail shops now can renew licence ‘immediately’

In a major initiative aimed at reducing the wait time for retail shops to renew their commercial licenses, the Ministry of Economy and Commerce...

HMC ambulance service communication centre reaccredited

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC)'s Ambulance Service Medical Communication Centre has been reaccredited as an Accredited Centre of Excellence (ACE) by the International Academy of...

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