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  • Amphetamine Pills land Filipino Expat in jail | Local | News | Qatar Day
  • Amphetamine Pills land Filipino Expat in jail

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    An expat from Philippines has been sentenced to 3 years of rigorous imprisonment and a fine of QR200, 000 has been imposed on him for indulging in the illegal trade of narcotic drugs. The Criminal Court also directed authorities to deport him

  • Woman 'Lost her Life' in Qatar after Surgery goes wrong | Local | News | Qatar Day
  • Woman 'Lost her Life' in Qatar after Surgery goes

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    A Court of Appeal in Doha is presiding over a case of medical negligence. According to the local Arabic daily Ar-Raya a Physician practising at a well-known hospital stands accused in the case, the doctor is accused of causing the death of a

  • Victims of domestic abuse rehabilitated by the Govt. run Center.  | Local | News | Qatar Day
  • Victims of domestic abuse rehabilitated by the

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    The Qatar Government Protection and Rehabilitation Centre has reportedly accommodated as many as 130 Qatari women who had become victims of domestic violence last year. 
    In 2015, an alarming 397 cases of domestic abuse c

  • Sir Bani Yas back in Qatar International Stakes but menacing Al Mourtajez looms
  • Sir Bani Yas back in Qatar International Stakes

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    Elizabeth Bernard cannot see a way for Sir Bani Yas to defend his title in the Qatar International Stakes here on Saturday.
    The six-year-old grey son of Amer, who is owned by Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed, President of the UAE, po

  • Integrated health records system for Qatar: Pact signed | Local | News | Qatar Day
  • Integrated health records system for Qatar: Pact

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    The project, which is due to roll out over a five-year period, has been described by its promoters as the "first of its kind" in the country and is valued at QR102mn.
    The initiative will see the use of the SystmOne

  • Qatar Airways wins gold in digital category of SPH iink Awards | Local | News | Qatar Day
  • Qatar Airways wins gold in digital category of

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    Qatar Airways has walked away with the gold award in the Digital category at the 12th edition of the Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) iink Awards for its Qatar Travelogue campaign.
    The campaign, which appeared on a number of SP

  • Workers seek measures to improve the health-care facilities for them | Local | News | Qatar Day
  • Workers seek measures to improve the health-care

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    The number of workers in Qatar has been steadily rising over the past few years and as result the number of residents in the workers’ localities have also increased considerably, however, medical facilities are not adequate to cater to the

  • Now 'Aab e Dubai' in the cross-hairs of Ministry of Municipality and Environment | Local | News | Qatar Day
  • Now 'Aab e Dubai' in the cross-hairs of Ministry

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    The drinking water brand ‘Aab e Dubai’ has been declared unfit for consuming as it is reportedly contaminated with some kind of bacteria, the information was revealed by the Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME). 

  • Indian Embassy to take issue of labour complaints with Qatari Authorities.  | Local | News | Qatar Day
  • Indian Embassy to take issue of labour complaints

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    The Indian Embassy in Qatar yesterday held its monthly Open House. The purpose of the event was to address consular matters of urgency and labour issues pertaining to Indian expats working in Qatar. 
    The Open House event

  • Ministry issues fresh guidelines for the usage of Jet Skis and Water Scooters | Local | News | Qatar Day
  • Ministry issues fresh guidelines for the usage of

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    Due to the growing popularity of Jet skis and water scooters in Qatar, especially during the summer months and particularly during vacations, the Ministry of Interior has revealed fresh rules regulating the usage of the jet skis and water

  • Qatar mulls introducing mandatory retirement for expats at 60 | Local | News 
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  • Qatar mulls introducing mandatory retirement for

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    Qatar is considering introducing a mandatory retirement age of 60 years old for expats in the country, according to the Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs.
    The new age cap proposal is being mull

  • Qatar Airways confirms 49% purchase of Meridiana; anna.aero analyses the Italian carrier's current network; 59% of capacity on domestic links
  • Qatar Airways confirms 49% purchase of Meridiana;

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    On 14 July Qatar Airways said it would purchase a 49% stake in Italy’s Meridiana, days after it announced plans to buy 10% of LATAM Airlines Group, as the Gulf carrier continues to expand its global network by investing in other airlines.

  • India to move Supreme Court of Qatar to save 2 Expats on death row 
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  • India to move Supreme Court of Qatar to save 2

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    NDIA is holding negotiations with Qatar in the last ditch effort to rescue two men from Tamil Nadu on death row in Doha, for allegedly murdering an elderly woman in 2012. The Indian Government has been given time till July 30 to challenge the

  • Emir of Qatar holds talks with Argentinian President | Local | News 
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  • Emir of Qatar holds talks with Argentinian

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    His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani and President of the Argentine Republic, Mauricio Macri, held a session of official talks on Thursday night at the Quinta de Olivos Presidential Palace.
    According to Qatar