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Interior Ministry arrests 40 people for visa trafficking

Interior Ministry arrests 40 people for visa trafficking

The Ministry of the Interior has arrested 40 people on charges of visa trafficking in violation of Law No 21 oF the year 2015 regulating the entry and exit of expatriates and their residence.

Gang of five held for night-time thefts

Gang of five held for night-time thefts

A special team from the department was set up to probe the matter after multiple reports were filed on the contents of safes in such establishments being stolen.

No visit to traffic office; Istimara delivered at home: Vehicle registration renewal goes online

No visit to traffic office; Istimara delivered at home: Vehicle registration renewal goes online

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) on Monday launched the vehicle registration (Istimara) renewal service electronically through Metrash2 and the MoI website.

Vigilance, awareness key to fighting cyber crime: experts

Vigilance, awareness key to fighting cyber crime: experts

The conference on combating cyber crime, organised by the Ministry of Interior, stressed the importance of spreading community awareness about such threats.

Interior Ministry unveils plan to enhance security, stability

Interior Ministry unveils plan to enhance security, stability

The new strategy is based on the principle of remarkable decline in the crime rate and increasing the degree of security and stability.

Robot adds to Hamad airport security

Robot adds to Hamad airport security

The Airport Security Department at the Ministry of Interior, in cooperation with Lakhwiya Force, launched yesterday a security robot at the Hamad International Airport.

NHRC, MOI's rights dept sign cooperation agreement

NHRC, MOI's rights dept sign cooperation agreement

The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) has signed a cooperation agreement with the Human Rights Department of the Ministry of Interior Affairs aimed at enhancing the prospects of cooperation and information sharing for greater coordination and cooperation in monitoring and addressing public comp

Driving in rains – MoI issues safety guidelines

Driving in rains – MoI issues safety guidelines

With Qatar receiving rain over the past couple of days and more expected later this week, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) has issued an advisory on safe driving in rainy conditions.

Orbital Road reduces travel time by 50%

Orbital Road reduces travel time by 50%

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal), in collaboration with the Ministry of Interior (MoI), held an awareness campaign about Orbital Road, which reduces travel time by roughly 50% from the south to the centre and the north of the country.

Kuwait's Interior Ministry foils bid to hack its website

Kuwait's Interior Ministry foils bid to hack its website

A ministry's statement published by Kuwaiti News Agency (KUNA) said that concerned security agencies managed to prevent the attempt, but suspended the website for a while as a precautionary measure.

CID inspections help foil cyber, economic crimes

CID inspections help foil cyber, economic crimes

The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of the Ministry of Interior (MoI) has managed to foil a considerable number of cyber crimes, mostly blackmailing, and other economic crimes.

2.40mn transactions last year – Metrash2 rides high on popularity

2.40mn transactions last year – Metrash2 rides high on popularity

The number of transactions and inquiries completed through Metrash2 service in 2017 amounted to about 2.394mn, and 9.684mn, respectively. The total number of subscribers reached 395,000. A total of 153 services are available so far, of which 27 services were added in 2017.