Qatar sees big fall in crime rates in 2018

Qatar sees big fall in crime rates in 2018

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) said it has succeeded in bringing down the rate of major crimes in 2018, making it 98.3% lower than the global average despite an increase in Qatar's population by 3.6% last year.

'Grave violations rising against Syrian people'

'Grave violations rising against Syrian people'

Qatar has affirmed that serious violations of human rights and crimes committed against the Syrian people for nine years, both by the Syrian regime and its allies or by terrorist groups ...

Over 1,300 detained at German border over entry ban violations

Over 1,300 detained at German border over entry ban violations

More than 1,300 people were detained at German border crossings last year over violations to entry bans,

Ministry found 345 environmental violations last year

Ministry found 345 environmental violations last year

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) reported 345 environmental violations in 2018 and issued 900 warnings as part of its effort to put an end to such violations ...

MEC registers 51 violations

MEC registers 51 violations

The inspection campaign held by representatives from the Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) in August, resulted in seizure and issuance of 51 violations.

MEC shuts down beauty salon in Al Gharafa for two weeks

MEC shuts down beauty salon in Al Gharafa for two weeks

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has announced the two-week closure of a beauty salon located in Al Gharafa over the display and sale of expired products.

Qatar urges rights council to act against siege countries' violations

Qatar urges rights council to act against siege countries' violations

Al-Nuaimi cited the report by technical mission of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), which described the measures taken by the blockading countries as unilateral and coercive.

Ministry registers 91 violations in August

Ministry registers 91 violations in August

Inspectors also found violations that included charging a price higher than the advertised price and not issuing invoices.

MEC inspects bookstores, school supplies shops

MEC inspects bookstores, school supplies shops

The inspection campaign falls within the framework of the MEC’s efforts to regulate and monitor markets and commercial activities.

MEC inspections at Souq Al Watan uncover violations

MEC inspections at Souq Al Watan uncover violations

The campaign comes within the framework of the ministry’s efforts to monitor markets and commercial activities across Qatar to fight commercial fraud and uncover violations to protect consumer rights.

MEC cracks down on shops selling expired products

MEC cracks down on shops selling expired products

Article 6 prohibits the sale, display and promotion of substandard, counterfeit and fraudulent products.

Tyre shops on Salwa Road fined for violations

Tyre shops on Salwa Road fined for violations

The violations included the display and sale of expired tyres in violation of Article 6 of Law No 8 of 2008.