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Awqaf ministry launches Arabic learning website

Awqaf ministry launches Arabic learning website

The Ministry of Endowments (Awqaf) and Islamic Affairs inaugurated Wednesday the "Takalam" website for teaching Arabic to non-Arabic speakers, via the Islamic website "Islamweb" affiliated to the Department of Da'wah and Religious Guidance

50 Qatari preachers join 'Family in Islam' course

50 Qatari preachers join 'Family in Islam' course

The Ministry of Endowments (Awqaf) and Islamic Affairs, represented by the Department of Da'wah and Religious Guidance, continues the family educational course entitled 'The Family in Islam', which targets Qatari male and female preachers in implementing advocacy programmes

Awqaf concludes training course

Awqaf concludes training course

The activities of the 21st session of the training course for calculating Zakat for companies by the Department of Zakat Fund at the Ministry of Endowments (Awqaf) and Islamic Affairs (Awqaf) have come to an end.

Awqaf Ministry launches online system for registration of pilgrims

Awqaf Ministry launches online system for registration of pilgrims

The Department of Hajj and Umrah of the Ministry of Endowments (Awqaf) and Islamic Affairs has launched a new online system for registering pilgrims, which allows offices to register each pilgrim and upload his data and the contract between the office and the pilgrim.

Endowments minister holds talks with imams

Endowments minister holds talks with imams

HE the Minister of Endowments (Awqaf) and Islamic Affairs Ghanem bin Shaheen bin Ghanem Al Ghanem has met with a number of imams.

Endowments minister meets Qatari preachers

Endowments minister meets Qatari preachers

HE the Minister of Endowments and Islamic Affairs (Awqaf) Ghanem bin Shaheen bin Ghanem al-Ghanem has met with a number of Qatari preachers

11 approved Umrah operators announced

11 approved Umrah operators announced

A total of 11 Umrah operators have been approved by the Ministry of Endowments (Awqaf) and Islamic Affairs, Ali Sultan al-Misfiri, director of the Haj and Umrah Department told Qatar TV on the programme Hayatuna (our life).

No need for social distancing during prayers in mosques, says Awqaf

No need for social distancing during prayers in mosques, says Awqaf

The Ministry of Endowments and Islamic Affairs (Awqaf) has announced the easing of some Covid-19 precautionary measures in mosques.

No Covid-related deaths in Qatar in past 8 days

No Covid-related deaths in Qatar in past 8 days

There have been no Covid-related deaths in Qatar in the past eight days, Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) statistics show.

More than 900 mosques and prayer grounds to host Eid prayers

More than 900 mosques and prayer grounds to host Eid prayers

More than 900 mosques and prayer grounds across Qatar will host Eid-al-Adha prayers, the Ministry of Endowments and Islamic Affairs (Awqaf) has announced.

Zakat Fund provides QR31mn aid during April-May

Zakat Fund provides QR31mn aid during April-May

The Zakat Fund at the Ministry of Endowments (Awqaf) and Islamic Affairs provided aid worth QR30,956,659 during last April and May, benefiting 1,896 eligible families in Qatar.

Awqaf allocates QR757,850 for welfare of specially abled students

Awqaf allocates QR757,850 for welfare of specially abled students

The General Administration of Endowments at the Ministry of Endowments (Awqaf) and Islamic Affairs has allocated QR757,850 for the welfare of specially abled students.