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Second edition of CTC annual fest opens in Qatar today
The second edition of the Chocolate, Tea and Coffee (CTC) Festival was unveiled yesterday with more than 95 stalls, carts and trucks offering varieties of coffee, tea and chocolates at Al Bidda Park.
Qatar gains global distinction as safest country

The State of Qatar has retained its global distinction of being the safest country among all Arab countries, and globally, thereby winning the first spot in terms of safety and security.
New law grants foreigners 100 percent business ownership rights

Qatar has passed a new law that grants foreigners complete business ownership rights, aimed at boosting its economy amidst the regional diplomatic crisis.
Souq Al Wakra Spring Festival concludes in Qatar
The Souq Waqif and Souq Al Wakra Spring Festival concluded yesterday in Qatar, with visitors flocking the venues in large numbers.
First-of-its-kind luxury cruise ship to link Oman and Kuwait from Doha
28/12/2018Residents of Qatar can soon visit Oman and Kuwait on a luxury cruise ship with their cars, in a first-of-its-kind service in the Gulf region.
Lusail Stadium design for World Cup 2022 unveiled
The design for Lusail Stadium, the venue for the opening and final ‘2022 FIFA World Cup’ has been unveiled.
First flower festival enthrals visitors
First flower festival in Qatar unveiled at Souq Waqif awaits nature lovers, with its charming beauty.
Qatar to withdraw from OPEC effective 1st January 2019
Qatar announced its plan to withdraw from the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) effective 1st January 2019.
International Light Festival on 6th December
The biggest and the first international Light Festival is all set to be held at Lusail Marina in Qatar during the first week of December.
New AI flights to connect Kannur and Doha from next month
The Air India Express will start four times weekly flights between Kannur in Kerala and Doha from 10th December, according to an airline statement.
Doha International Book Fair to open on 29th November
The 29th Doha International Book Fair, under the theme A City of Knowledge and Conscience would be held from 29th November to 8th December 2018.
Qatar makes new amendments to visa-free entry rules for Indians
The Interior Ministry recently announced that the visa-free entry to Qatar for Indians would not stretch beyond 30 days beginning 11th November.
Index Qatar 2018 all set to be unveiled on 13th November
The Index Qatar 2018, due to be held from 13th to 15th November 2018 at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre will bring in over 5000 local and international participants to the country.
Qatar to implement scrapping of exit permit system towards the month-end

The decision by Qatar to abolish its controversial exit permit system will get effective towards the end of October, a leading global trade union official mentioned.
Qatar ready to open its first overseas Visa Centre
Qatar is all set to open the first Qatar Visa Centre (QVC) outside the State, it has been announced.
New laws announced on Permanent Residency for expats
Amir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani recently issued the Law No.
Qatar among top ten most open countries in the world
Qatar has grown to be the most open country in the Middle East and 8th most open in the world in terms of visa facilitation based on the recently updated visa openness ranking by The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO).
Major landmark project Education City Golf Club soft launch in Oct 2018
The Education City Golf Club, a major landmark project for Qatar and the world of golf, will have a soft launch in October this year.
Line up of shopping bonanza this Eid at Doha Festival City
Shoppers can look forward to fun and excitement at the Doha Festival City this Eid Al Adha, as special collections and offers from various retailors have flooded the mall.
Mall of Qatar lines up events to woo visitors this Eid Al Adha
The premier shopping destination in Qatar, namely, the Mall of Qatar has lined up a series of events to attract visitors this Eid Al Adha, due to begin from 19th August.
Pakistani expats in Qatar can now renew identity cards, passports online
Pakistani expats in Qatar can henceforth renew their identity cards and passports online by using the official website of Nadra Pakistan.
Qatar rapidly gaining popularity as a cruise destination
Qatar is rapidly gaining popularity as a tourist destination for cruise passengers, with more than 66,200 cruise passengers having visited the country during first half of this year.
The Katara Expo unveiled to strengthen Qatari-Kuwaiti ties
The Katara Cultural Village yesterday unveiled the The Qatari-Kuwait Relations Exhibition which opened doors for public in Qatar yesterday.
Qatar Summer Festival opens with major attractions for families and shoppers
The fifth edition of Qatar Summer Festival, with the theme Colour Your Summer, held at the Doha Exhibition Centre is drawing nationals and residents alike, and has grown to be a major attraction for kids, given, the exciting games and entertainment for families.
2022 Qatar World Cup training sites to be ready next year
The training sites for the 2022 FIFA World Cup are on track for completion by the end of 2019, the Supreme Committee (SC) for Delivery and Legacy announced.

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