Qatar has ranked first out of 19 countries in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region and 30 out of 162 countries in this year's Global Peace Index (GPI) released yesterday.
A hallmark of Ramadan in Qatar since the 1970s is a cannon that is fired every evening to announce the timing of breaking the fast.
Nearly all charity organisations in Qatar have put up huge 'iftar' tents this Ramadan, which begins from today, to accommodate increasing number of people in view of Qatar's rising population.
Qatar Foundation (QF) will host religious prayers and lectures as part of its month-long annual Ramadan programme.
As the holy month of Ramadan is starting on Thursday, June 18, the working hours of some of the Ministry of Interior departments that serve public will be rescheduled.
Download the Qatar Living Ramadan 2015 calendar attached below.
Qatar has the world's third-highest density of millionaires with 116 of every 1,000 households holding over $1m in private wealth, according to The Boston Consulting Group (BCG).
The Supreme Education Council has issued a new timing for all independent and private schools during Ramadan.
All the municipalities in the country have declared a "state of emergency" ahead of Ramadan and stopped all their inspectors from taking vacation during the month, officials said on Monday.
Fasting for the month of Ramadan this year will begin on Thursday, June 18th, Qatar's Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs has announced.
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