‘Safe Distance’ Between Store Staff and Customers Required in Qatar

  • 7 months   ago

Social distancing is now a must in all retail outlets in Qatar, the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MoCI) announced, adding that a signage to keep a safe distance between store personnel and clients must be posted in establishments’ premises.



Here are the new guidelines:


  • All shops in Qatar to place signage on the ground stating: 1.5 metres distance between customers and store staff must be followed in payment and reception areas.
  • Social distancing applies to waiting queues at cash counters, reception, among others

Effective March 23, it is mandatory for sales outlets in the country to comply with the above requirement as part of the precautionary and preventive measures implemented by the Ministry.