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Moving to another country as an expat can be a challenge at first. Once you get the hang of the new culture, you will soon get a clearer view of the wonderful things about the new place; in this case, Qatar. It helps to be prepared by doing research or interviewing people who have been [...]

doha skyline

Qatar has around 2.4 million people living in a relatively tiny 12,000 square kilometer country. The short answer to the question on why Qatar is rich is this: oil. In fact, among all members of the OPEC, or the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, Qatar is the smallest. Qatar may be a small country [...]

qatar culture

Qatar is a booming economy that everyone should visit. Like most Arab nations, the culture of Qatar is closely related to Islamic principles and tenets. While visitors of the country don’t necessarily have to observe the laws of Islam, they should at least know it enough to respect it and understand its values. Having said [...]

qatar exports

Qatar is known for being a strong exporter of oil, but for its exports on other products, the country has also recorded a significant increase for the month of October. In particular, Qatar’s other exports have increased by 13.3 percent compared to the previous month. This is according to a report by the Qatar Chamber [...]

Qatar Imposes 100 Tax on Alcohol

If you’re an alcohol drinker, then get ready to spend more for your favourite beer or liquor, as Qatar has recently introduced a 100 percent tax on alcohol starting January 1, 2019. ALSO READ: Guide: Alcohol License Application and Tips The huge “sin” tax was introduced just a few weeks after the Kingdom announced that it [...]

qatar's economy continues to grow

Qatar is a great country for many reasons, but one of the major ones is its healthy economy. According to His Excellency Ali bin Ahmed Al Kuwari, Minister of Commerce and Industry, Qatar’s economy continues to grow at an impressive rate. According to a recent report, this progress is mainly due to the effective policies [...]

manzil health services qatar

To all registered nurses, please be advised of a job hiring opportunity for nurses by Manzil Healthcare Services, a private multi-disciplinary healthcare provider in the MENA region. They are looking for female nurses who have specific qualifications. Please check the details below for the requirements. Do make sure you are qualified for the position you are [...]

List of Qatar Public Holidays in 2019

Everyone is excited for the upcoming Qatar National Day celebrations, which is happening in just a few days! Just the same, many are looking forward to next year’s public holidays as well. ALSO READ: Annual Festivals in Qatar Similar to other Islamic countries, some of the public holidays in Qatar are based on local sightings of the moon. [...]

Qatar Gears Up for National Day Festivities on December 12 to 20

Every 18th of December, Qatar celebrates its National Day (Founder’s Day) in commemoration of Qatar’s unification in 1878. This will be the last in the list of the holidays in Qatar to be celebrated this year. As Founder’s Day approaches, the organizing committee of Qatar National Day (QND) has prepared a series of activities and programmes [...]

qatar night market

Are you the kind of person who enjoys a good night life? If so, then you’ll enjoy Qatar’s New Night Market located at Duhail Sports Club’s parking area. It opened on November 5, 2018 and ends on May 5, 2019, spanning six months that opens 4 pm to 3 am each day. Expect to find [...]