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    Health Ministry Implements Bubble System

    In light of the recent spike in the number of cases afflicted with the virus, the Ministry of Public Health implemented the bubble system....

    LOOK: Filipino Artists in Qatar Dedicate Virtual Exhibit to Frontliners

    The current pandemic has greatly affected our lives, ushering us towards a “new normal,” whether we like it or not. Fortunately, we are starting...

    Qatar Sends Relief Aid to Philippines for Victims of Typhoon Ulysses

    Under the directive of His Highness The Amir, the government of Qatar sent relief items to the victim of Typhoon Ulysses (international name: Vamco)....

    Qatar to Use Saliva-Based COVID-19 Test for Children

    The health ministry announced that Qatar will use saliva when testing COVID-19 for children. Qatar is one of the first countries to use this...

    Your Guide to the 4th Phase of Easing of Restrictions in Qatar

    Now that the State of Qatar has succeeded in limiting the spread of the virus, the restrictions that were implemented in March are now...

    Health Ministry Announces FREE Flu Vaccines in Qatar

    The Ministry of Public Health announced that it has purchased a large number of flu vaccines for the residents of Qatar. These will be...

    Schools to Implement Blended Learning on First Semester

    As children prepare for the coming school year in September, the education ministry amended their previous announcement regarding the school’s set-up. The blended learning...

    READ: Mandatory Travel Requirements from Qatar Airways

    According to Qatar Airways, starting August 13, 2020, passengers coming from Bangladesh, Brazil, Iran, Iraq, Pakistan, Philippines, and Sri Lanka must present an RT-PCR...

    Good News, No Visa Fines to Holders of Expired Residence Permit Outside Qatar

    According to the Ministry of Interior, expats who cannot renew their residence permit due to the pandemic will not have to pay a fine...

    Eid Al Adha Holiday Announcement

    According to The Amiri Diwan, the Eid Al Adha holiday for government agencies will begin on July 30 until August 6, 2020. Meanwhile, for...

    Citizens from Other Countries can Enter Qatar Starting August 1

    With the lifting of restrictions in Qatar, citizens from other countries can go to Qatar beginning August 1. Those coming from low-risk countries are...

    Filipina Shares How She Applied for Work as a Restaurant Worker in Qatar

    All our kababayans working in Qatar have different stories on how they started working abroad. Some of them faced difficulties even before they left...

    How to Convert Foreign Driver’s License to Qatari Driver’s License

    Are you planning to drive in Qatar and yet you only have a driver’s license which is not from Qatar? Worry not. If you...

    How to Get Special Power of Attorney (SPA) at Philippine Embassy in Doha

    Being far from home is never easy especially if you are working abroad. Not only does it create a long distance relationship between you...


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    5 Ways to Beat Reverse Culture Shock

    After a successful stint abroad, most of our kababayans would go home to the Philippines and stay there for good. But one factor that...

    List of Government Health Facilities in Qatar

    As medical tourism is becoming more popular, many people are travelling abroad in order to seek treatment. Qatar is known for its number medical service...

    List of Money Exchange Centers in Qatar

    One of our main goals in working abroad is to earn enough money to send to your family back home. You want to choose...

    How to Get a Job in Qatar

    The Middle East countries are one of the favorite destinations for those looking to work abroad. Qatar has opened many work opportunities for different...

    Is it Safe to Work as a Domestic Helper in Qatar?

    Many are wondering if it’s safe to work as a domestic helper in Qatar. After all, there are many reports of our kababayans going...

    Monthly Salary of a Filipino Teacher in Qatar

    There are many work opportunities in Qatar, and one of these is in the teaching profession. You can work as a teacher or a...

    News

    Qatar Chamber Creates Online Portal for Displaced Workers

    Qatar Chamber, in cooperation with the Ministry of Administrative Development Labour and Social Affairs (MADLSA), has opened an online portal to help displaced skilled...

    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...
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    Places to Visit

    3 Fun Things to Do at Baladna Park

    Learn more than just zoo and farm animals at Baladna Park. Children will also enjoy sports activities and play using outdoor play equipment. Adults...

    5 Best Souvenirs You Can Buy in Qatar

    If you are a tourist visiting Qatar, you should buy souvenirs. These souvenirs will remind you of your amazing travel when you return home....

    4 Activities at the National Museum of Qatar

    The National Museum of Qatar offers educational and enjoyable activities for both children and adult. Aside from the exhibits, the museum features fauna and...

    Working in Qatar

    Filipina Shares How She Applied for Work as a Restaurant Worker in Qatar

    All our kababayans working in Qatar have different stories on how they started working abroad. Some of them faced difficulties even before they left...

    How Much Does a Lady Driver Earn In Qatar?

    Probably one of the unusual sights you will see in Qatar is lady drivers. Previously, this line of work had been male-dominated. ALSO READ: Driving Rules...

    Salary Expectations for Filipino Retail Staff

    Another line of work for our kababayans in Qatar is as a retail store employee. There are many similar establishments in the country, which...

    Latest Articles

    How to Apply as a General Practitioner in Qatar

    Medical practitioners can also find an opportunity in Qatar. Aside from the government hospital, there are private hospitals and clinics all over the country. ALSO...

    5 Ways to Beat Reverse Culture Shock

    After a successful stint abroad, most of our kababayans would go home to the Philippines and stay there for good. But one factor that...

    List of Government Health Facilities in Qatar

    As medical tourism is becoming more popular, many people are travelling abroad in order to seek treatment. Qatar is known for its number medical service...

    Funeral and Repatriation in Qatar: A Guide

    Death is always a sorrowful event. Imagine how stressful it can be when a loved one dies in a foreign country. ALSO READ: 10 Smart Tips...

    List of Money Exchange Centers in Qatar

    One of our main goals in working abroad is to earn enough money to send to your family back home. You want to choose...

    10 Smart Tips for OFWs Before Moving to Qatar

    Moving to a new country, like Qatar, means planning and preparing for the things you will need. Take note of what’s important and what...

    How to Get a Job in Qatar

    The Middle East countries are one of the favorite destinations for those looking to work abroad. Qatar has opened many work opportunities for different...

    10 Important Things to Know If You Work as a Domestic Helper in Qatar

    A number of our kababayans go to Qatar to work as domestic helpers. It is one of the go-to destinations for household work. Working abroad...

    Is it Safe to Work as a Domestic Helper in Qatar?

    Many are wondering if it’s safe to work as a domestic helper in Qatar. After all, there are many reports of our kababayans going...