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Qatar to participate in Expo 2020 Dubai

29 September 2021
Qatar to participate in Expo 2020 Dubai
Qatar will participate in Expo 2020 Dubai, to be held from 1st October until 31st March 2022, under the slogan ‘Connecting Minds, Creating the Future’.

Quarantine relaxations for Indians arriving in Qatar

29 September 2021
Quarantine relaxations for Indians arriving in Qatar
Relaxations are now being offered in Qatar to Indians whoa re fully vaccinated with Covishield vaccine, and as part of this relaxation, 10-day hotel quarantine norm is not necessary.

Qatari homes may serve as tourist accommodation during World Cup 2022

24 September 2021
Qatari homes may serve as tourist accommodation during World Cup 2022
Tourists entering Qatar during World Cup 2022 may take one step closer to immersing themselves in local culture by renting a Qatari accommodation.

Covid19 vaccination ‘must’ for participants in World Cup 2022 Qatar

24 September 2021
Covid19 vaccination ‘must’ for participants in World Cup 2022 Qatar
Qatar has urged all footballers seeking to enter Qatar to participate in the World Cup 2022, to be vaccinated against Covid-19.

Qatar begins Covid-19 booster dose shot for eligible individuals

15 September 2021
Qatar begins Covid-19 booster dose shot for eligible individuals
Qatar has begun with the Covid-19 vaccine booster dose shot for all individuals who have completed their second dose of the vaccine more than eight months ago.

Qatar is now a popular luxury tourism destination

16 August 2021
Qatar is now a popular luxury tourism destination
The tourism sector in Qatar has fared well in comparison to global benchmarks despite the challenges posed by the pandemic.

40 percent children vaccinated in Qatar; elderly urged to take covid vaccination

10 August 2021
40 percent children vaccinated in Qatar; elderly urged to take covid vaccination
Dr. Soha pointed out that already, over 40 percent of children aged 12 to 15 years have completed two doses of their vaccines recently.

Qatar sets new travel rules for India & other Asian States from 2nd August

02 August 2021
Qatar sets new travel rules for India & other Asian States from 2nd August
The following guidelines have been announced by the Ministry of Public Health, which will get effective from midday on 2nd August 2021.

Qatar serves as stop-over destination for stranded UAE resident

29 July 2021
Qatar serves as stop-over destination for stranded UAE resident
Several UAE residents, stranded in their home countries are looking at Qatar and Ethiopia as quarantine stopover destination to return to the UAE.

Hamad International Airport is the busiest airport in the Middle East

23 July 2021
Hamad International Airport is the busiest airport in the Middle East
According to a leading travel analytics organization, Hamad International Airport (HIA) is now the busiest airport in the Middle East.

Qatar re-opens borders to fully vaccinated global travellers

17 July 2021
Qatar re-opens borders to fully vaccinated global travellers
Qatar has re-opened its borders for international travellers who are fully vaccinated, provided, the vaccine is in the approved list of Qatar’s Ministry of Public Health, and has been taken at least 14 days prior to travel.

Qatar exempts fully vaccinated travellers from mandatory quarantine

14 July 2021
Qatar exempts fully vaccinated travellers from mandatory quarantine
The latest updated travel policy from Qatar exempts fully vaccinated passengers from mandatory quarantine.

India-Qatar air bubble deal extended until 31st July 2021

05 July 2021
India-Qatar air bubble deal extended until 31st July 2021
The air bubble deal between Qatar and India, which had expired on 30th June, has been further extended until 31st July 2021, the Indian Embassy in Qatar announced last week.

Smart Technologies helped Qatar avoid complete lockdown amidst pandemic

27 June 2021
Smart Technologies helped Qatar avoid complete lockdown amidst pandemic
By investing in smart technologies and Internet of Things (IoT) platforms, Qatar was able to avoid complete lockdown during the Covid-19 pandemic, a senior official at the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) said.

Qatar mandates weekly Covid-19 tests for unvaccinated employees

23 June 2021
Qatar mandates weekly Covid-19 tests for unvaccinated employees
All unvaccinated employees working in private and public sectors in Qatar are now required to take up weekly Covid-19 tests.

Prices for water sport activities in Qatar slashed by half

15 June 2021
Prices for water sport activities in Qatar slashed by half
Katara has slashed the rates for all water sport activities by 50 percent.

Qatar may achieve herd immunity against Covid-19 within a month

11 June 2021
Qatar may achieve herd immunity against Covid-19 within a month
Qatar is likely to achieve herd immunity against Covid-19 within a month, a senior health official said yesterday, speaking during a virtual conference.

France allows entry to fully vaccinated Qatari travellers without quarantine

07 June 2021
France allows entry to fully vaccinated Qatari travellers without quarantine
France is likely to reopen its borders for fully-vaccinated travellers from Qatar, holding a valid visa, from 9th June in view of the improvement of Covid-19 situation in Qatar and France.

Travellers arriving in Qatar to undergo random Covid-19 PCR tests

03 June 2021
Travellers arriving in Qatar to undergo random Covid-19 PCR tests
The Ministry of Public Health said that a small section of travellers arriving in Qatar may be subjected to random Covid-19 tests, which would be administered free of cost at the airport.

Qatar to house region’s largest solar-powered electric charging station

26 May 2021
Qatar to house region’s largest solar-powered electric charging station
Ashghal will build an electric charging stations that operates on solar energy, which will be the largest electric charging station in the region, controlling the operation of all sites involved.

Mask not mandatory when travelling with family members in a car

26 May 2021
Mask not mandatory when travelling with family members in a car
Nationals and residents do not have to wear masks when travelling with family members in a car, according to latest directives by the Qatar Cabinet.

Travellers from green-list countries exempted from hotel quarantine

22 May 2021
Travellers from green-list countries exempted from hotel quarantine
The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) in Qatar said that people coming in from green-listed countries, and certain groups of people from countries that are not on green list will be exempted from hotel quarantine in Qatar.

People over 30 years now eligible for vaccination in Qatar

19 May 2021
People over 30 years now eligible for vaccination in Qatar
The age threshold eligibility for Covid-19 vaccine in Qatar has been lowered to 30 years from today, announced the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) in its latest statement.

Qatar sends medical aid to India in support to fight the Covid-19 pandemic

16 May 2021
Qatar sends medical aid to India in support to fight the Covid-19 pandemic
A medical aid shipment arrived at the Republic of India from the State of Qatar on Thursday on board Qatari Amiri Air Force aircraft to support India’s efforts to address the second wave of Covid-19 pandemic.

Registration for Pfizer vaccine now open for children aged 12 to 15 years

16 May 2021
Registration for Pfizer vaccine now open for children aged 12 to 15 years
Parents in Qatar can register their children aged 12 to 15 years to take the Pfizer BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine through the Ministry of Public Health website from 16th May.
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