Dohan Gypsies

Dohan Gypsies

Once you have become an expat of the GCC, you can sometimes tranform into a modern day first world gyspy.   You are never settled, and you may have to pick up and move often.  Your...

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Seven pieces of important news you may have missed last week…

Seven pieces of important news you may have missed last week…

Living in a world characterised by fast changes and lightning-quick turn of events, it is sometimes understandable that you miss out on important...
FIFA ethics court calls for Qatari election candidate to be banned

FIFA ethics court calls for Qatari election candidate to be banned

A Qatari candidate for election to FIFA's ruling council faces being banned from football for not telling the truth in an ethics investigation.FIFA...
Vacant residential units could mean a reduction in rents soon

Vacant residential units could mean a reduction in rents soon

After several years of skyrocketing property rents, things seem to be stabilizing a bit. If it was very apparent in commercial spaces before, it...
Drones to monitor violations in rural areas in Qatar?

Drones to monitor violations in rural areas in Qatar?

The municipal authorities in Qatar could soon resort to usage of drone technologies to monitor violations in the rural areas — countryside known in...
Bank official jailed for five years for fraudulently withdrawing money from account

Bank official jailed for five years for fraudulently withdrawing money from account

A bank director has been sentenced to five years in prison and sacked from work for illegally withdrawing QR132,000 from a customer’s account.The...
Qatar and Saudi Arabia among countries with least risk of natural disasters

Qatar and Saudi Arabia among countries with least risk of natural disasters

Qatar and Saudi Arabia have been ranked among the top five countries with the lowest risk of being hit by a disaster, researchers said.Qatar,...
All you need to know about Eid Al Adha celebrations in Qatar!

All you need to know about Eid Al Adha celebrations in Qatar!

**This post will be updated on a regular basis - keep checking back for more info!**While many residents have extended their summer holidays until...
Supermarket pulled up for storing food items in workers’ housing

Supermarket pulled up for storing food items in workers’ housing

Legal action has been taken against a supermarket in Al Sadd for violating regulations by storing food items in a workers' housing unit, the...
Qatar Summer Festival 2016
QSF 2016: Snap & WIN cool prizes this Qatar Summer Festival

QSF 2016: Snap & WIN cool prizes this Qatar Summer Festival

We're midway through the colorful Qatar Summer Festival 2016. The month-long event has been planned by Qatar Tourism Authority with an abundance of...
Everything you need to know about Qatar Summer Festival 2016

Everything you need to know about Qatar Summer Festival 2016

If you thought Qatar is going to be quiet this summer, you're wrong! Qatar Tourism Authority will be inaugurating the third edition of Qatar Summer...
Go shopping and win fabulous prizes this Qatar Summer Festival

Go shopping and win fabulous prizes this Qatar Summer Festival

Qatar Summer Festival 2016 is now in full swing and retail vendors at participating malls have stepped up efforts to attract more customers by...
Wow - QSF was awesomeness

Wow - QSF was awesomeness

 So, here’s my reality.  I like to sit at home and be as lazy as possible - as often as possible.  I do not like trying new things -...

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