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    Ministry Announces Decrease in Cases, Overcoming Peak Stage of Pandemic

    In a statement from the Director of the Ministry of Public Health, there have been fewer cases in Qatar as well as lesser patients...

    POLO Office Closes for 14 Days

    In an advisory released by the Philippine Embassy in Doha, the operations of the Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO) have temporarily stopped their operations...

    Deadline for National Address Registration Draws Near

    The deadline for registering for the National Address is on July 26, 2020. A call to register was announced in January. The public is...

    Guidelines on Reopening of Malls

    Beginning June 15, 2020, some restrictions implemented in Qatar will be gradually lifted. The lifting of restrictions is a four-part phase which begins this...

    Qatar Announces Gradual Lifting of Restrictions in 4 Phases Starting June 15

    The Ministry recently announced that restrictions implemented for the last two months will be gradually lifted. The first phase will start on June 15,...

    Ministry Loosens Restrictions on Some Decisions

    In light of the recent development regarding the pandemic, Qatar officials recently implemented regulations with lesser restrictions. In the last two months, several measures...

    QR 200,000 Fine or Jail Time for Violators of New Safety Measures

    Since the start of the pandemic, the government has been issuing decisions for the citizens and residents. These decisions support the goal of keeping...

    All Qatar Residents Who Leave their Houses are required to Install Ehteraz App

    Starting May 22, 2020, people in Qatar who are going outside should have installed the Ehteraz app on their smartphones. This is mandated through...

    Qatar Tighten Restrictions, All Shops to Close until End of May

    The Minister of Justice and Acting Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs recently announced in a press conference that some commercial and service activities...

    Why Qatar’s COVID-19 Mortality Rate is Among the World’s Lowest

    All across the world, you hear about countries struggling to maintain supplies in testing kits, hospital beds, and other equipment for coronavirus disease patients....

    How Social Distancing Has Helped Improve Qatar’s Air Quality

    Scientists from the Qatar Environment and Energy Research Institute (QEERI) report that Qatar’s air quality has improved significantly over the last couple of weeks....

    Survive the Summer in Qatar with these Tips

    If you have been working in the Middle East for a long time, you’ll know how hot it can get in the summer.  So...

    Moving Abroad? Four Tips to Remember

    Getting a chance to live and work abroad is a life-changing experience. For one, there is a promise of a better life for you...

    7 Tricks to Ensure You Drink Enough Water

    We all know the importance of being hydrated. We are nourished, we get clear skin, and we have a natural detoxifying agent. Drinking enough...


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    How to Join a Pre-Employment Orientation Seminar (PEOS) Online

    The Pre-Employment Orientation Seminar (PEOS) is an initiative of the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA). It is an information drive through an online seminar...

    How to Use Metrash to Register Your National Address

    A relatively recent law in Qatar has ordered all its expats and Qataris 18 years old and above to register their national address. The...

    10 Natural Hacks to Lose Weight

    We all strive to maintain our ideal weight. Not only does it make us feel good about ourselves, but having an ideal weight is...

    How to Cook Lumpiang Shanghai

    In most parties, you are sure to find lumpiang shanghai or spring rolls in the buffet spread. This fried dish is versatile; it can...

    Arabic 101: Learn These Common Arabic Words and Numbers

    One way to foster camaraderie with your employer is to speak their language. You can also earn potential points if you can speak like...

    List of Public Holidays in Qatar this 2020

    Here in Qatar, as in most parts of the world, the number of cases seems to remain on the rise. However, there is still...

    News

    Qatar Hospital Advances Novel Testing Method for the Pandemic

    Sidra Medicine, a hospital in Qatar that offers start-of-the-art facilities and a competent healthcare work force, has developed a new testing method for detecting...

    How Qatar Hospitals Safeguard Their Patients From the Outbreak

    All around the world, there are hospitals dedicated to receiving moderate to severe cases of patients suffering from the pandemic. These hospitals must ensure...

    What Qatar Airways is Doing in Light of the Pandemic

    With travel bans, social distancing and community quarantine measures, airline companies and airport are among businesses that are hit the hardest during this global...

    Ministry Announces Closure of Mosques During Ramadan

    During the observance of the Holy Month of Ramadan, all mosques will still remain closed to ensure the safety of the faithful. Congregational prayers...

    Restaurants and Cafe to Operate via Delivery Service, Takeaway Orders Suspended

    A recent decision from the Ministry of Commerce and Industry states that restaurants and cafes (or coffee shops) are only allowed to provide delivery...

    What OFWs are Doing During this Lockdown

    This global pandemic has prompted world leaders to declare lockdown in their nations. People are advised to stay at home to flatten the curve...

    Commercial Establishments to Close on Fridays and Saturdays

    By order of the Council of Ministries, commercial establishments in Qatar will close on Fridays and Saturdays starting on April 9, 2020. This is...

    A Guide for Workers During the Pandemic

    The government has released a guideline to help the expatriates understand their work conditions during the outbreak. The list explains what to do if...

    Working Hours of Companies and Commercial Shops Announced

    It was recently decided that these establishments: telecommunications companies, pharmacies, factories, restaurants and food stores, petrol stations, e-commerce companies, and food distribution companies are...
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    Places to Visit

    5 Best Places to Shop in Doha

    Are you a fan of shopping? If so, Doha is the right place for you. The best thing about shopping in Qatar's capital city...

    5 Best Desert Safari Tour Activities in Doha

    There are a few countries in the world that offer one of a kind desert adventure trips, and Qatar is one of them. The...

    5 Best Resorts in Qatar for Your Family

    Qatar has a lot of great options when it comes to finding the perfect family resort for you. A good family-friendly resort is one...

    Working in Qatar

    POLO Assistance for Expats in Qatar

    Kababayans in Qatar who need help during the pandemic can get assistance from the Philippine embassy. Concerns regarding their employment, health, and travel can...

    Salary of Engineers in Qatar

    There are many job opportunities for professionals in Qatar. Engineers, in particular, can find a job in one of the many companies in the...

    Cabin Crew Career amid Health Crisis

    One of the hardest hit industries due to the global health crisis is airlines. Both domestic and international fights are severely affected, including As such,...

    Latest Articles

    How the Ehteraz App Helps Qatar Government Cope with Health Crisis

    Qatar’s Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) is truly commendable with regards to its novel initiatives to address the current global health crisis. One of its...

    Is QAR 2500 Monthly Salary in Qatar Enough to Survive?

    Let’s say that you have just received a job offer from a company in Qatar. Your future employer is offering a monthly salary of...

    Guidelines on Reopening of Malls

    Beginning June 15, 2020, some restrictions implemented in Qatar will be gradually lifted. The lifting of restrictions is a four-part phase which begins this...

    Qatar Announces Gradual Lifting of Restrictions in 4 Phases Starting June 15

    The Ministry recently announced that restrictions implemented for the last two months will be gradually lifted. The first phase will start on June 15,...

    Salary of Engineers in Qatar

    There are many job opportunities for professionals in Qatar. Engineers, in particular, can find a job in one of the many companies in the...

    Ministry Loosens Restrictions on Some Decisions

    In light of the recent development regarding the pandemic, Qatar officials recently implemented regulations with lesser restrictions. In the last two months, several measures...

    Cabin Crew Career amid Health Crisis

    One of the hardest hit industries due to the global health crisis is airlines. Both domestic and international fights are severely affected, including As such,...

    5 Qatar Hotels Offering Food Delivery Service

    With the ongoing pandemic, hotels, restaurants and dining facilities are prohibited from offering dine in services due to community quarantine. Instead, they are allowing...

    What Foreigners Think About Filipinos in Qatar

    Filipinos are well-known around the world for being friendly, hardworking, hospitable, cheerful and happy. These are some of the many good stereotypes we have,...