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How do employers, staff really feel about Qatar’s new labour laws?

Doha News spoke to both an employee and an employer in Qatar to gain more insight into what the the new labour laws mean...

Qatar’s online community inspires ‘donation over sales’

While making a little extra money selling unwanted belongings is no issue, Qatar's online community pages have been inspired to donate instead. With so many...

Qatar Airways axes senior pilots in another round of job cuts

Letter to staff exposes pilot layoffs and company-wide salary freeze at the national carrier. We reached out to Qatar Airways this month for comments...

HRW report reveals migrant workers still facing abuse ahead of Qatar’s FIFA 2022 World Cup

Written by Joannah N Zimbe Migrant workers claim they continue to endure ongoing salary abuse, exploitation and mistreatment as they work on World Cup stadiums...

The parkour pioneers of Qatar

Written by Joannah N Zimbe The energetic, dangerous and highly athletic sport of parkour — or freerunning — is gaining popularity in Doha. Doha News...

World Breastfeeding Week 2020 comes to Qatar

by Joannah N Zimbe Breastfeeding saves nearly a million lives per year by reducing the risk of breast and ovarian cancer, according to World Health...

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Qatar housing market – supply much bigger than demand

Research company witnesses high supply of housing units and a slight drop in rent since 2019. There are now some 300,550 residential units in Qatar....

US official claims Qatar blockade to end ‘in weeks’

The United States has expressed hopes for the end of the Saudi-led illegal blockade on Qatar during an event in Washington on Wednesday.  A US...

‘Just an application number’: Frustrated residents left stranded over new Exceptional Entry Permit

Qatar residents have been left stranded abroad and unable to return home to their families and jobs, as complaints over the new Exceptional Entry...

‘Historic’ Afghanistan peace talks commence in Doha

Afghan officials continue negotiating with the Taliban and other factions as Qatar continues its mediation. Afghan government representatives and Taliban members have convened in Doha...