03 August 2016
The authorities concerned have completed drafting the new law regulating entry and exit of expatriates, which is expected to be effective from December 13, according to an Al Sharq newspaper report. ...
03 August 2016
The Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) is ready to launch the first ‘nudge unit’ in the Middle East in an effort to steer organisational behaviour through ‘choice architecture’....
31 July 2016
The General Cleanliness Department at the Ministry of Municipality and Environment has put up 244 garbage bins at 11 beaches across the country. The initiative is part of the ministry’s keenness to...
29 July 2016
The Ministry of Interior has issued fresh rules for riding jet skis and water scooters. Many people like to use water scooters and jet skis, especially in the summer and during vacation. As per the...
29 July 2016
Sweltering conditions are forcing some shopkeepers in Doha to down shutters earlier than usual, it is found. With many people choosing not to remain outdoors other than for essential work, some shop...
28 July 2016
The new Civil Defense Law No.25 of  2015 will be enforced starting next Sunday, stipulating a set of terms and preventive measures that shall be met in buildings in order to provide protection to...
24 July 2016
Qatar Green Building Council (QGBC) recently hosted workshops to introduce school students to sustainability issues and concepts. The QGBC workshops held in collaboration with the Qatar Science Club...
21 July 2016
A fire broke-out at the under-construction Tawar Mall near Dahl Al-Hamam in the morning. According to a tweet by the Ministry of Interior there are no casualties. The reason behind the fire is not...
15 July 2016
The Ministry of Interior (MoI) has advised people to follow a host of safety measures to prevent fires at home during the summer. Besides high temperatures, the MoI has said negligence and poor...
11 July 2016
Holiday makers who go to the beaches should be adequately cautious about the nature of the sea and the tides to avoid death by drowning, Dr Hamid Ahmed Gharib, medical supervisor at the Sealine...
10 July 2016
The Qatar Meteorology Department has forecast rise in temperature by three to four  degree Celsius above average and strong winds with dust at places across the country over three days starting from...
10 July 2016
Qatar could focus more on the implementation of rooftop solar solutions to address the demand for electricity, especially during the peak season, a top official of Qatar Environment and Energy...

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