A higher court has asked a government department to reimburse a medical bill of more than QAR800,000 ($225,000) to an employee who spent the sum on liver transplant.
The Cuban Hospital (TCH) under Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is providing evidence-based care and women and families living in and around Dukhan increasingly prefer to avail of the maternity services as well as advantages such as convenience and shorter waiting times offered by TCH.
With temperature soaring to extreme levels, several private schools have announced a cut in working hours, under instructions from Supreme Education Council (SEC).
The SEC last week reduced working hours of state-run Independent schools by over an hour.
Budget carrier Cebu Pacific has this month launched its twice a week non-stop flights between Manila and Doha, Qatar, becoming the only Philippine carrier flying between the two cities.
The Ramadan working hours in the ministries and government departments during the holy month will be five instead of six, The Peninsula reported.
The working hours will be from 9am until 2pm on all weekdays during the fasting month, the daily said.
A section of Al Waab Street in the direction from Villaggio to Al Sadd will be completely closed to traffic (as seen in the map) from 11pm on Thursday until 11am on Friday.
The Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs' outdoor seasonal restrictions aimed at protecting those working in open areas during the summer will be in place from June 15 to August 31, according to a ministerial announcement.
The heat has been rising in Qatar with Doha reaching 45.8C, 45.5C and 46.1C in the first three days of this month, just a little behind the 50C that hit the United Arab Emirates.
Qatar's population continues to surge and touched over 2.37 million by May-end this year, up 32,000 over April.
In an unexpected turn of events, Sepp Blatter announced on Tuesday that he will be quitting as FIFA president in the face of a corruption investigation that has plunged the game's governing body into the worst crisis in its history.
Work site deaths and injuries in Qatar are among the lowest in the world, while many developed countries have a much higher rate compared to the gulf nation.
The winter vegetable farmers' markets have seen more growth in the sale of birds, livestock and fish than fresh vegetables and fruits this season, figures released by the markets' organisers reflect.