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Work hours specified for commercial activities in Qatar from 31st May

30 May 2020
Work hours specified for commercial activities in Qatar from 31st May
The Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MOCI) in its circular said that work hours for commercial and service activities in Qatar will be from 7am to 1pm from Sunday.

Qatar clarifies its stand on suspending prayers within Mosques

29 May 2020
Qatar clarifies its stand on suspending prayers within Mosques
The Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs in Qatar has clarified that the decision to suspend prayers within Mosques continues to remain effective.

New social distancing norms in Qatar permits 3 people in one car

27 May 2020
New social distancing norms in Qatar permits 3 people in one car
Three members of same family will be allowed to travel together in a private vehicle, as per the latest social distancing norms issued in Qatar.

10 additional repatriation flights announced from Qatar to India

27 May 2020
10 additional repatriation flights announced from Qatar to India
India has announced an additional 10 repatriation flights from Qatar. These flights will be operated by Air India and Air India Express.

Installation of ‘Ehteraz app’ on smart phones mandatory in Qatar

25 May 2020
Installation of ‘Ehteraz app’ on smart phones mandatory in Qatar
This is mandatory as it aims to protect the community from COVID-19 infections and to strengthen preventive measures and limit the spread of the virus in Qatar.

IndiGo to operate 28 repatriation flights from Qatar to India

22 May 2020
IndiGo to operate 28 repatriation flights from Qatar to India
Till-date only state-owned Air India and Air India Express have been allowed to fly Indians who wished to return home. Now, Indigo has been permitted to operate 97 flights to Gulf countries from Kerala.

Qatar plans an “affordable” World Cup 2022 tournament

21 May 2020
Qatar plans an “affordable” World Cup 2022 tournament
The leading panel organizing the 2022 World Cup has confirmed that they plan to run an “affordable” tournament in Qatar amidst fears of post-COVID-19 global recession.

Qatar to close shops and suspend commercial activities until 30th May

19 May 2020
Qatar to close shops and suspend commercial activities until 30th May
The Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, HE Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al Thani, chaired the Cabinet meeting this evening, and decided to close all shops and suspend all commercial activities from 19th to 30th May...

Face mask now mandatory in Qatar from 17th May

14 May 2020
Face mask now mandatory in Qatar from 17th May
Qatar has now made it compulsory to wear facemasks for all citizens and residents when leaving their house for any reason.

Qatar to operate six repatriation flights to India

13 May 2020
Qatar to operate six repatriation flights to India
The Indian embassy urged all those interested in getting back to India, to register on their website on time.

Qatar eases restrictions on restaurants and cafes

13 May 2020
Qatar eases restrictions on restaurants and cafes
Restaurants and Cafes (coffee shops) have been allowed to resume deliveries and handing over orders to customers outside the business place.

Money Exchanges in Qatar to re-open from 12th May

12 May 2020
Money Exchanges in Qatar to re-open from 12th May
The Money Exchange Service Offices in Qatar will reopen from 12th May with mandatory application of precautionary measures, it has been announced.

Qatar Airways offers free tickets for 100,000 healthcare professionals

12 May 2020
Qatar Airways offers free tickets for 100,000 healthcare professionals
Qatar Airways has announced that it will offer free tickets to 100,000 healthcare professionals worldwide, as a way to thank them for “their heroic work” in taking care of people during the current COVID-19 pandemic.

Second Doha-India repatriation flight re-scheduled

11 May 2020
Second Doha-India repatriation flight re-scheduled
The second Indian repatriation flight which was scheduled for 10th May from Doha to Thiruvananthapuram has been rescheduled to 12th May, the Indian Embassy in Qatar revealed.

Qatar Airways to rebuild expansion in a phased manner from this month

08 May 2020
Qatar Airways to rebuild expansion in a phased manner from this month
Inline with this, the airline plans to resume flights to India by June, subject to regulatory approval, Qatar Airways said in its press release.

Qatar gears up to celebrate its traditional Garangao festival

07 May 2020
Qatar gears up to celebrate its traditional Garangao festival
Traditional markets such as Souq Baladi, Souq Waqif and other major outlets are packed with gift packets comprising chocolates, nuts and candies.

Qatar-India repatriation flight postponed

06 May 2020
Qatar-India repatriation flight postponed
The flight due to operate on Thursday for repatriation of Indian nationals from Qatar has been postponed.

Special flights from Qatar to repatriate stranded Indian nationals

05 May 2020
Special flights from Qatar to repatriate stranded Indian nationals
The Indian Civil Aviation Ministry has announced repatriation plans for its nationals stranded abroad. As per the plan, 64 flights will be operated bringing nearly 15,000 Indians from 7th to 14th May from 12 countries.

Qatar announces automatic renewal of 'Establishment Card'

02 May 2020
Qatar announces automatic renewal of 'Establishment Card'
The Ministry of Interior announced that the Establishment Card (Computer Card) of all entities will be automatically renewed without approaching the directorate.

Social distancing reduces speed of transmission of COVID-19

01 May 2020
Social distancing reduces speed of transmission of COVID-19
Majority of people with Covid-19 in Qatar are experiencing only mild flu-like symptoms and making a complete recovery.

Qatar begins manufacture of artificial ventilators for Covid-19 patients

01 May 2020
Qatar begins manufacture of artificial ventilators for Covid-19 patients
Qatar has begun manufacture of artificial respiratory machines to meet the requirements of health sector domestically and to export internationally, amidst the coronavirus pandemic.

PHCC restricts dental services to prevent spread of COVID-19

28 April 2020
PHCC restricts dental services to prevent spread of COVID-19
As per the directive by the Ministry of Public Health, the Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) dental services has been limited to patient appointments to reduce the risk of spreading the COVID-19.

Commercial registrations, licenses to be automatically renewed

28 April 2020
Commercial registrations, licenses to be automatically renewed
The commercial registrations and licenses that have expiry date from March to June 2020 will be automatically renewed for next six months, the Ministry of Commerce and Industry announced in its tweet.

New rule in Qatar mandates masks for shoppers, customer service staff

27 April 2020
New rule in Qatar mandates masks for shoppers, customer service staff
The Ministry of Commerce and Industry in Qatar has issued circular mandating shoppers, customers, government and private sector employees to wear masks, as their nature of work involves providing services.

Travel in private car restricted to two members only

26 April 2020
Travel in private car restricted to two members only
The Ministry of Interior in Qatar has urged motorists to limit themselves to two members when travelling in a private car, except for families, to maintain physical distance, aimed at preventing spread of COVID-19.
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