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A number of Filipino restaurants franchises are now in Qatar. So for our kababayans, you are only one ride away from your favorite Philippine restaurant. You don’t have to leave the country to eat at Max’s Restaurant, Barrio Fiesta, and Gerry’s Grill. A special addition is the homegrown Filipino coffee shop, Bo’s Coffee. Keep in [...]

Employees are entitled to various leaves. These leaves are usually taken when employees need time to be away from their work especially during unexpected circumstances, without affecting their status and compensation in their work. Considering the provisions on working hours, here are some of the things you must know when it comes to the official [...]

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. [...]