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Shop Qatar to kick off in January

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,...

India, Sri Lanka cyclone death toll rises to 26

Thousands took to relief camps in Sri Lanka and southern India on Saturday to escape rising floodwaters after a cyclone killed at least 26...

No need for 2022 re-vote, says FIFA chief

FIFA president Gianni Infantino sees no need for a re-vote for the 2022 World Cup and had a dig at those who can’t seem...

LeBlockade – a celebration of creativity, patriotism

Simple yet powerful artworks and short films at LeBlockade exhibition have become “a consolidating and motivating force” in helping Qatar transform the challenges over...

Financial war on Qatari Riyal has failed

It was only a few days ago that it came to light that the UAE had hatched an aggressive plan to destabilise the Qatari Riyal...

Doha International Book Fair gets off to a grand start

Under the auspices of HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Minister of Culture and Sports HE Salah Bin Ghanim Al Ali inaugurated the...

Qatar: New Malayalam FM Radio begins

An FM Radio for the country's Malayali expatriate community, Malayalam 98.6 FM, will be formally inaugurated on Tuesday at 9am by Indian ambassador P...

Qatar: On arrival visa can be extended easily; hotel booking not compulsory

As per the press release, Ministry of Interior (MoI) official said that Hotel reservations are not compulsory for obtaining different types of on-arrival tourist...

Qatar announces visa-free entry for 80 countries, including India

Qatar will allow visa-free entry for citizens of 80 countries, with immediate effect, officials announced today. The countries include the UK, the USA, Canada,...

Qatar issues Permanent Residency to expatriates

The Cabinet has approved a draft law on a permanent residency identification card for non-Qataris. According to the provisions of the bill, the Interior Minister...

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