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Are you new to the beautiful country of Qatar? If you are, then you’re probably looking for a place to rent. There are lots of options to choose from, and it can be overwhelming. You can either seek the aid of a real estate agent, ask help from your company, or rent privately. In any [...]

Qatar is considered as one of the richest countries in the world, mainly because it contains the world’s third-largest natural gas and oil reserves. It is the country with the highest per capita income and is widely regarded as the most advanced Arab state for human development. According to The Telegraph, Qatar is also a country [...]

jollibee qatar branches

Filipinos love Jollibee for a variety of reasons. One reason is that most Filipinos grew up eating Jollibee. Often, a Filipino kid gets excited when going to Jollibee, since it’s always tied to a special occasion, and they can enjoy the food and the kiddie playground found in most, if not all, Jollibee branches. Jollibee [...]

skin cancer tips

Skin cancer is one of the treatable forms of cancer, as long as it is detected early. Among the signs to look out for are changes in skin appearance like a growing bump, dry or rough patches, and new or changing moles. When these symptoms appear on the skin, one can visit a dermatologist, and [...]

Vehicle owners no longer need to go to the General Directorate of Traffic to renew their vehicle registration.  It can now be done online, using either the MOI e-services portal or the Metrash2 mobile app. This new service is part of the efforts of the Ministry of Interior to go paperless. The registration card can [...]

The public is reminded to be safe when dust and sand storms occur. Exposure to dusts can cause respiratory problems, especially for those with existing allergies.  And if it’s really necessary to go out, expect low visibility on the road. Dust and sand storms are regular occurrence in Qatar. When this happens, the Qatari government [...]

As rainy days are expected in Qatar, the Ministry of Interior has shared tips on how to be safe when driving during rain. When driving is a must, just be safe to avoid accidents. This way, all motorists can get to their destination without trouble. Also Read: Driving During Foggy Weather Before going out, check [...]

Under Family Sponsorship, an accompanying spouse can apply for work without needing another work permit. The employer of the sponsored worker will extend sponsorship to the legal spouse, as long as requirements from the Qatar government are met. The accompanying spouse will not get the same legal status, benefits and allowances as the sponsored spouse. [...]

The Overseas Filipino Bank (OFBank) was inaugurated in January. It aims to serve the banking needs, like savings, loans, and investment, of OFWs. The bank will initially serve the overseas workers – including immigrants and holders of resident visas but will eventually extend the service to the families as well. OFBank’s only branch is in [...]

It’s not an easy task to choose an insurance that will fit your needs living in your own country. What more if you are in a foreign country? There are so many things to consider before you finally decide on getting insurance for yourself and even for your family. And being an overseas Filipino worker [...]