Abu Samra recorded the lowest temperature so far this winter at 4C, the Qatar Met department said in a tweet on Thursday.
A total of 930 vehicles crossed the Abu Samra border in the first three days after the Land Customs Department counters there resumed work, the General Authority of Customs (GAC) said.
A number of precautionary measures will be implemented on all arrivals from the Abu Samra border crossing following the opening of the air, land and sea borders between Qatar and the sisterly Saudi Arabia ...
The General Authority of Customs (GAC) has seized 23kg of the illicit drug marijuana in addition to 4,704 illicit narcotic pills through different operations at the various entry points of Qatar.
The lowest ever temperature – 1.5C – in Qatar’s history was recorded in Abu Samra early Sunday, the weather office said. The previous record was set way back in 1964, when the temperature had dropped to 3.8C in Mesaieed, according to the Qatar Meteorology Department (QMD).
A Doha Criminal Court has sentenced a man to life imprisonment for attempting to smuggle some 22kg of hashish into the country.
Total visitor arrivals at the Abu Samra border reached 523,160 in six months up to June, figures released by the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDPS) show.