UK regulator revokes Chinese TV licence, Beijing complains about BBC 'fake news'

UK regulator revokes Chinese TV licence, Beijing complains about BBC 'fake news'

Britain's media regulator on Thursday revoked a Chinese TV licence after it concluded that the Chinese Communist Party had ultimate editorial responsibility for the channel while Beijing lodged an official ...

Just Real Estate chairman earns brokerage licence

Just Real Estate chairman earns brokerage licence

Just Real Estate (JRE) has now been officially registered as a professional real estate brokerage following the award by the Ministry of Justice of a licence to the company’s chairman ...

Government teachers' licence registration on hold

Government teachers' licence registration on hold

The Teachers Affairs Department at the Ministry of Education and Higher Education has decided to suspend the registration of professional licences for teachers at government schools, and no new applications will be received during the current school year 2020/2021, local Arabic daily Arrayah has rep

Labour ministry withdraws manpower agency's licence

Labour ministry withdraws manpower agency's licence

The Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour, and Social Affairs cancelled the activity of Al Qaswa'a manpower agency and withdrew its licence due to its violation of contracts with employers.

QNBFS obtains licence to provide liquidity provisioning services

QNBFS obtains licence to provide liquidity provisioning services

QNB Financial Services (QNBFS), a fully owned subsidiary company of QNB Group, has received the necessary licence to become a liquidity provider after the Qatar Financial Markets Authority (QFMA) ...

'Driving without a licence will be referred to court'

'Driving without a licence will be referred to court'

Driving without a licence is an offence that cannot be reconciled but provides for the transfer of the case to the prosecution and then to the competent court for proper legal proceedings.

MoI seminar discusses risks of careless driving

MoI seminar discusses risks of careless driving

A number of specialists from various departments and sections of the directorate participated in the discussions on safe driving.

Car repair centre penalised for operating without licence

Car repair centre penalised for operating without licence

A car repair centre in the Industrial Area has been penalised for operating without a licence, the Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has announced.

MEC makes home-based business activity easier

MEC makes home-based business activity easier

The new ministerial decision cancelled the condition regarding the need to place an identification board at the entrance of the house where such a commercial activity is licensed to operate.

57 tour guides receive licence from QTA

57 tour guides receive licence from QTA

The initiative is part of several that have been introduced by QTA to raise the standard of tourism service providers and further regulate the tourism sector.

QNA hacking: Al Arabiya channel surrenders UK licence

QNA hacking: Al Arabiya channel surrenders UK licence

The surrendering of the licence by Al Arabiya was to avoid an investigation which could have resulted in the imposition of substantial fines and other penalties.

Philippines' main airport sacks contractor over baggage thefts

Philippines' main airport sacks contractor over baggage thefts

President Rodrigo Duterte summoned airport authorities and the transport minister on Thursday and ordered them to put a stop to the thieving, Manila International Airport general manager Ed Monreal told reporters.