Gulf Times - Ministry-of-Interior
Mid-year stats show 21% drop in traffic violations

Mid-year stats show 21% drop in traffic violations

The number of traffic violations recorded in the first half of 2018 dropped by 21.1% compared to the same period last year, according to statistics released by the Ministry of Interior (MoI) Saturday.

Resident honoured for assisting arrest of criminals

Resident honoured for assisting arrest of criminals

Brigadier Abdullah Khalifa al-Muftah, director of the Public Relations Department at the Ministry of Interior, has honoured K M Abdul Sattar, a Bangladeshi national working as a driver in a limousine company

MoI launches campaign to raise a traffic awareness

MoI launches campaign to raise a traffic awareness

The Ministry of Interior launched Sunday a traffic awareness campaign entitled "Accident-Free Summer" to raise awareness about common traffic violations and enhance the knowledge of road users in order to further reduce the number of road accidents.

MoI survey measures level of satisfaction with public services

MoI survey measures level of satisfaction with public services

The Ministry of Interior launched Sunday a comprehensive field survey to measure the public's satisfaction with the services provided to them through the unified centres located in different areas of the country.

MoI offers tips to make trips pleasant

MoI offers tips to make trips pleasant

The Public Relations Department at the Ministry of Interior (MoI) has issued an advisory, titled ‘Have a Pleasant Trip’, in view of the travel season. The advisory contains a number of awareness tips under different themes to spread the message of safety and security among people during this season.

Civil Defence issues safety tips to counter fire risks

Civil Defence issues safety tips to counter fire risks

The General Directorate of Civil Defence at the Ministry of Interior has issued guidelines for the public to ensure their safety on several fronts, especially against fire risks.

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.