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Rentals have begun to grow in Qatar, given, the surging growth in population, which in-turn, has resulted in increased demand for properties, revealed DTZ, the leading global real estate services company.
Work is underway on the $5bn Sharq Crossing project, better known as Doha Bay crossing and Expressway project.
A new planned law in Qatar would make boat driving licenses mandatory, and if so, Qatar will shortly begin issuing driving licenses for all types of boats, including motor boats.
The tourist arrival numbers in Qatar shot up considerably, although vast majority of these are business visitors, reveals a leading tourism promotion agency in Qatar.
Employers in the country are finding it difficult to retain workers in view of the difficulties faced by them in obtaining family visas.
A luxury megaplex with a 10 screen theatre is likely to be opened next year at The Pearl Qatar, it has been announced.
The IQPC has launched the Qatar Contractors Forum Awards, in recognition of the groundbreaking efforts of construction sector in Qatar.
Qatar has taken a major step ahead to grow to be a quality leisure destination, by signing of deal with World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), to chart the framework required to develop facilities on par with international standards.
The Minister of Awqaf and Isamic Affairs, HE Dr Ghaith bin Mubarak Al Kuwari, has approved 19 new designs to be followed by all mosques to be built in Qatar.
Experts are studying plans to establish railway tracks parallel to King Fahad Causeway, as part of the $10bn GCC rail link, which will link with the proposed Bahrain-Qatar Friendship Causeway, said a recent report.
Parsons has been awarded the design and construction supervision contract for the Doha Expressway project, Package – 9, the second package awarded to Parsons in less than 9 months.
Qatar plans to invest more than $140bn in transport infrastructure as preparation for the FIFA World Cup 2022.
The popular Doha Trade Fair 2013 which is currently underway at the Doha Exhibition Centre will conclude on 6th July 2013.
A traditional Pearl Fishing town, Al Zubarah Archeological Site, located along the north-western coast of Qatar, has joined the UNESCO World Heritage List.
The Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al Thani today handed over power to his son, the Heir Apparent Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani.
A Finnish architecture firm is all set to develop a space-saving, energy-efficient floating hotel concept to accommodate the participants of Qatar 2022 World Cup.
The Aspire Zone Foundation (ASF) annual Ramadan Festival, titled Hayyakum b Aspire is all set to return for the third year, incorporating cultural and family activities.
The Health Insurance System will get fully operational by 2015 and expatriates will be covered in the last phase of implementation of the system, revealed a senior public health official.
The forthcoming Doha International Maritime Defence Exhibition and Conference (DIMDEX 2014) would be the biggest ever event, with an increasing number of participant companies and countries, say organisers.
With the traffic authorities in Qatar planning to impose restrictions to help ease traffic chaos on Doha roads, it may no-longer be easy for newly-arriving expatriate workers to acquire a Qatari driver’s license.
Tourist numbers in Qatar are swelling 20percent annually, revealed Saeed al-Hajri, Chairman of Tourism Committee of Qatar Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
The Qatar Railways Company has awarded QR20bn worth construction contracts to build 216km Doha Metro line linking Doha City Centre with several of the World Cup stadiums.
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