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Qatar building permits fall in August

Qatar building permits fall in August

Qatar witnessed a seasonal lull in the construction sector in August in view of holidays with it reporting a 41% month-on-month fall in the new building permits issued in August 2019

Construction sector looks up as Qatar sees building permits rise in July

Construction sector looks up as Qatar sees building permits rise in July

Qatar's construction sector rebounded with a strong growth in July this year, as reflected by robust expansion in the new building permits issued ...

Fall in number of building permits issued in June

Fall in number of building permits issued in June

Qatar witnessed a sharp double-digit month-on-month decline in the number of building permits issued in June this year

Fewer building permits issued during Ramadan

Fewer building permits issued during Ramadan

Qatar witnessed a sharp 11% year-on-year decline in the number of building permits issued in May, according to official statistics.

Qatar witnesses 4% growth month-on-month in building permits issued in April

Qatar witnesses 4% growth month-on-month in building permits issued in April

Aided by double-digit expansion in the building permits issued by Al Daayen, Umm Slal and Al Shamal, Qatar witnessed a 4% growth month-on-month in total permits issued in April this year, according to official statistics.

CMC calls for new mechanism to issue building permits

CMC calls for new mechanism to issue building permits

The Central Municipal Council (CMC) has called for a new mechanism to issue building permits and expedite the process.

October sees 8% more building permits issued

October sees 8% more building permits issued

Qatar saw an 8% month-on-month jump in building permits issued to 795 in October 2018 with Al Shamal, Umm Slal, Shahaniya, Wakrah and Doha witnessing a strong double-digit growth, according to official statistics.

90% rise in building permits issued last month

90% rise in building permits issued last month

Municipalities in Qatar issued a total of 729 building permits in July 2018, a rise of 90% over June, figures published by the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics showed.

Rise in building permits recorded in some areas

Rise in building permits recorded in some areas

Al Shamal, Al Shahaniya and Doha witnessed expansion in the new building permits issued in May, even as total permits issued in the country saw a 10% decline month-on-month, according to official data.

Rayyan municipality tops in building permits issuance last month

Rayyan municipality tops in building permits issuance last month

Rayyan municipality topped the issuance of building permits in Qatar in March with 220 permits, the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDPS) has said in its monthly bulletin.

Municipal council demands ban on shisha in cafes

Municipal council demands ban on shisha in cafes

The issue was discussed earlier by the council which saw that such cafes and places pose risks to the public health and could encourage young people to smoke.

Provision for car parking must for new buildings

Provision for car parking must for new buildings

The draft legislation seeks to regulate car parking practices in the country, the official Qatar News Agency (QNA) has reported.