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What Can You Do To Spend Your Free Transit In Qatar?

Qatar introduces free visa on arrival for travellers transiting Doha for up to 96 hours and it also offers a free one-night stay from a selection of four and five-star hotels at absolutely no charge in Doha. The country has plenty to offer its tourists – from Museum of Islamic …

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In Joint Meeting Of GCC Ministers PM And Interior Minister H E Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani Also Participated

Yesterday, in Riyadh Prime Minister and Interior Minister H E Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani participated in the joint meeting of GCC interior, foreign and defence ministers. The meeting was attended by members of the official delegations. At the outset of the meeting, verses of the Holy …

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Mohamed bin Jassim Park Is Ready To Open In Umm Salal

On Monday, Mohamed bin Jassim Park in Umm Salal is ready to open. The Park is spread over 5,988 square metres, which has a playground, cafeteria, parking lot and sun shades. Thirteen types of flora have been used to decorate the park which is monitored by CCTV cameras. Source

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In Surprise Inspection Campaign In Shop By Ministry In Souq Al Haraj; 11 Retail Outlets Fined

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce has carried out a surprise inspection campaign targeting retail shops in Souq Al Haraj in Najma area to monitor the compliance of suppliers (retail shops) with their obligations under Law No. 8 of 2008 on consumer protection as well as their commitment to regulations …

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Bahubali Sequel Set A New Record In Qatar With 114 Initial-Day Screenings

On the initial day of screening, sequel of an Indian movie, dubbed into four languages, have reportedly set a new record in Qatar with a huge number. On Friday, in Qatar the movie, Bahubali 2 The Conclusion, has started its journey with 114 screenings in Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam and Telugu …

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Global Sales Campaign Launched By Qatar Airways

Qatar Airways started planning their next trip so they started inviting passengers with huge discounts on flights across all cabin classes. With the airline’s ongoing Global Sales Campaign, which continues until May 3, families, friends and couples can book flights to any destination across Qatar Airways network of more than …

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FM: Iraq Sought Qatar’s ‘Support’ In Hostage Release

In order to support the efforts of the Iraqi authorities Qatar had provided funds to Iraq in an “official, clear and public manner” to secure the release of Qatari nationals abducted in Iraq, Foreign Minister HE Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani has said. On Tuesday, at a press conference Iraqi …

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Sheikh Jassim bin Mohammad Al Thani – The founding Emir of Qatar

Sheikh Jassim bin Mohammad Al Thani, May Allah have mercy on him, the founder of the State of Qatar, was a man with a broad vision and immense wisdom. Due to his proactive approach to life and application of his knowledge and life-skills he succeeded in establishing the State of …

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Kahramaa signs QR8.3bn power expansion deal to meet growing demand

To meet the growing demand for electricity in the country, Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa) yesterday signed contracts worth a total QR8.3 bn with local and international companies for expansion of electricity network. The projects — Phase 13 of Qatar Power Transmission System Expansion Plan — include construction …

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