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Citizens and residents celebrate Qatar Sport Day

Citizens and residents celebrate Qatar Sport Day

The State of Qatar has turned into a large court in celebration of the 8th National Sport Day, which saw the participation of thousands of citizens and residents.

GCO urges citizens, residents to refrain from abuse of all sorts

GCO urges citizens, residents to refrain from abuse of all sorts

The Government Communications Office (GCO) has called upon all citizens and residents in Qatar to avoid slipping into the abuse of peoples and communities and their symbols ...

Qatar population lowest in 11 months

Qatar population lowest in 11 months

The previous lowest population in the past one year was at the end of August 2017, when the country had some 2,446,328 people.

Residents can apply for family visit visas electronically: MoI

Residents can apply for family visit visas electronically: MoI

This comes in line with the keenness of the ministry to use the latest technology and make its services accessible anytime from anywhere.

Special Eid celebrations to kick off Qatar Summer Festival

Special Eid celebrations to kick off Qatar Summer Festival

The country’s longest festival, themed “Colour Your Summer,” invites residents and visitors to kick off the season’s festivities with special Eid al-Fitr celebrations.

Saudi Arabia's statement on Umrah ‘a face-saving step’

Saudi Arabia's statement on Umrah ‘a face-saving step’

The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) said that there is nothing new in the recent statement made by Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Haj and Umrah on welcoming Qatari citizens and residents to perform Umrah rituals.

Residents seeking official intervention to rein in errant retailers

Residents seeking official intervention to rein in errant retailers

Qatar residents are seeking effective intervention of the Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) for ensuring stable and uniform prices for edible consumer goods across the country during the holy month of Ramadan.

Qatar population at an all-time high of 2.706mn

Qatar population at an all-time high of 2.706mn

This latest figure was based on the actual number of people, within the Qatari territory at the end of last month (April 2018), it said.

New strategy aims at better health for all residents

New strategy aims at better health for all residents

The new National Health Strategy 2018-2022 (NHS 2018-2022) aims to provide better health for the entire population of Qatar, stated HE Dr Hanan Mohamed al-Kuwari, the Minister of Public Health.

Quake shakes Mexicans out of bed, alarms sound in capital

Quake shakes Mexicans out of bed, alarms sound in capital

The quake hit 32 km east of Santa Catarina Mechoacan in the state of Oaxaca at a depth of 40 km at 12:57 am, the US Geological Survey said, revising its strength down slightly from an initial 6.1 magnitude.

Qatar’s population increases to 2.644mn in January

Qatar’s population increases to 2.644mn in January

The highest in recent months was in May last year when MDPS had reported the population touched 2.7mn for the first time ever.

Population inching back to year's highest levels

Population inching back to year's highest levels

The month of May showed a population of 2,700,539, the highest of the year so far. It was the only time that Qatar's population exceeded 2.7mn in the country's history.