News Hour with Jennifer rogers 30-07-2020

  • 6 months   ago
News hour with Jennifer gave fresh updates on all the things happening around Doha and all around the world.

She started with the update on Qatar’s health ministry launching COVID-19 testing campaign for workers. The Ministry of Public Health has launched a COVID-19 testing campaign for workers of beauty salons, barbershops, health clubs and gyms. According to MoPH, the workers can collect  copy of the their COVID-19 test result from building number 323 on the second floor at the Hamad Bin Khalifa Medical City between July 29 and August 1, 2020. The testing will happen at the Al Arabi Sports Club Gate No 4 on Wednesday and Thursday from 8am to 10 pm. 

She also informed how Driving schools in Qatar are ready to reopen. As the easing of COVID-19 restriction entered its third phase in Qatar, driving schools are preparing to take student drivers to roads after months-long hiatus. Some of the schools have already started admissions, while some have batches of student drivers ready for practical lessons and test after having finished theory classes and tests. The driving schools were closed on March 22 as part of the COVID-19 containment measures announced in response to the pandemic outbreak in Qatar.

Adding on she also informed how The Indian embassy has published a new list of Vande Bharat Mission (VBM) flights from Qatar in August, for which online bookings are available. These include flights operated by Air India, Air India Express and IndiGo. The repatriation mission has carried more than 25,000 people back to India from Qatar so far.
According to information available on the Indian embassy Twitter page, Air India Express will operate flights to Kozhikode (August 1 and 8), Tiruchirappalli (August 3, 8 and 15), Kannur (August 5), Thiruvananthapuram (August 6 and 13), Delhi (August 8 - via Jaipur, and 9 - via Amritsar), Kochi (August 9), Mumbai (August 12 and 14 - via Hyderabad) and Chennai (August 14).
Similarly, bookings are on for Air India flights to Hyderabad (August 5), Bengaluru (August 6), Chennai (August 7), Delhi (August 9, 11 - via Jaipur, and 12 - via Gaya) and Mumbai (August 10 and 13 - via Ahmedabad).

Furthermore she talked over how Qatar Airways named best airline in the Middle East for 2020. Qatar Airways has won four TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Airline Awards 2020, "showcasing the high standards and best-quality service" provided to passengers by the airline.
"Qatar Airways proudly takes home the ‘Middle East Best Airline’, ‘Middle East Best Major’, ‘The Middle East Best Business Class’, and ‘Middle East Best Regional Business Class’ at the TripAdvisor Travellers Choice Airline Awards 2020," the airline tweeted Tuesday.

And also mentioned a creative twist as to how Mall of Qatar Installs Mannequins in Restaurants' Seats to Maintain Safe Distance for Diners
Mannequins installed around restaurants to provide social concept and maintain a safe distance between diners
Mall of Qatar welcomes Al Rayyan Channel starting July 29 for the competition program ‘Falek Alfoz’ giving customers valuable prizes
As part of its mission and reiterating its commitment with customers, Mall of Qatar is ready to welcome Eid Al Adha with a fascinating way offering visitors beautiful ambiance to enjoy memorable Eid moments, a creative shopping experience and variety of dine-in options in its restaurants and cafes.
With the start of the third phase of the gradual lifting of restriction and to mark the Eid occasion, Mall of Qatar welcomes its visitors with joy and excitement, positioning itself as the favorite destinations to live memorable moments with strict precautionary safety measures.