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  • Mercury set to soar in the coming days
  • Children exempt from hotel quarantine if accompanied by vaccinated parent
  • Doha Capital of Culture in the Islamic World 2021’ activities start today
  • Over 327k vaccine doses administered so far
  • Active cases of COVID-19 up by 173 to 10,686

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#Doha #Qatar #News  in 60 Seconds – Monday 8th March 2021 S1E298

It’s Monday 8th March

In today’s newspapers

Mercury set to soar in the coming days

The weather is going to become relatively hot in the coming days with temperatures hitting upper 30s in some areas, said the Qatar Met Office yesterday.

Temperatures are expected to rise gradually from today and significantly on Friday with temperatures possibly rising as high as 40 degrees.

Children returning to Qatar accompanied by a parent who has received their full course of vaccine in Qatar, are to be exempt from hotel quarantine. However they will still need to quarantine at home for seven days.

‘Doha Capital of Culture in the Islamic World 2021’ activities start today

The activities which will run for a whole year start today under the slogan ‘Our Culture is Enlightenment’.

Over 327,000 vaccine doses administered so far, according to the Ministry of Public Health

10% of Qatar’s adult population have received at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose says the Health Minister.  

Today’s Weather

Doha will see temperatures between 16 and 26 degrees. Elsewhere in Qatar it will be between 13 and 26 degrees.

Now today’s COVID update.

In the last 24-hour period, there have been 474 new cases of COVID-19 and 301 recoveries. Which means there’s been an increase of 173 cases giving us a new current total of 10,686 active cases.

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  • Vaccination at QNCC only for specific groups
  • QDB and M7 launch ‘Scale7’ Qatar’s first fashion design business incubator
  • 734 face action for flouting COVID-19 protocols yesterday
  • Active cases of COVID-19 up by 166 to 10,513

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#Doha #Qatar #News  in 60 Seconds – Sunday 7th March 2021 S1E297

It’s Sunday 7th March

In today’s newspapers

Vaccination at QNCC only for specific groups

A senior health official has reiterated that COVID-19 vaccination is available at the Qatar National Convention Centre or QNCC by appointment only and for specific groups meeting the priority criteria. People should avoid going to the QNCC vaccination centre without an invitation.

Qatar Development Bank and M7 launch ‘Scale7’ Qatar’s first fashion design business incubator.

Qatar Development Bank and M7 a creative startup hub operating under Qatar museums, have announced the launch of ‘Scale7’ a business incubator for innovative entrepreneurs in Qatar.

Scale7 aims to develop and nurture a creative and artistic ecosystem to incubate and support Qatari entrepreneurs, Small and Medium Enterprises , and pioneering emerging industries in the field of fashion, design and technology.

734 face action for flouting COVID-19 protocols yesterday

705 for not wearing masks in places where they are mandatory, 14 for exceeding the maximum number of four people in a vehicle, 8 for not adhering to safe distancing, and seven for not installing the Ehteraz app on their phone

Weather

Today’s weather will be moderate with some scattered clouds. Doha will be between 18 and 26 degrees. Elsewhere in Qatar it will be between 17 and 27 degrees.

Now today’s COVID update.

In the last 24-hour period, there have been 460 new cases of COVID-19 and 293 recoveries. Which means there’s been an increase of 166 cases giving us a new current total of 10,513 active cases.

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Qatar News in 60 Seconds Launched on Wednesday April 8th 2020 originally titled ‘News Brief by Qatar Quick’ https://youtu.be/fXxufvGfzYg

  • QCB announces bank holiday on March the 7th
  • 450 face action for violating COVID-19 norms
  • Renew your health card online
  • Active cases of COVID-19 up by 157 to 10,216

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#Doha #Qatar #News  in 60 Seconds – Friday 5th March 2021 S1E296

It’s Friday 5th March

In today’s newspapers

Qatar Central Bank announces bank holiday on March the 7th

The first Sunday of March every year is an official holiday for all banks operating in the state of Qatar.

And not just banks, it’s also a bank holiday for money exchanges, investment and financial companies, insurance firms and insurance brokers.

450 face action for violating COVID-19 norms

423 for not wearing masks in places where they are mandatory, 21 were found violating the maximum number of four people allowed in a vehicle and 6 for not installing the Ehteraz app on their phone.

Renew your health card online

In view of the current COVID-19 public health emergency, Hamad Medical Corporation are encouraging everyone to renew their health cards and those of their family, by using the Hukoomi portal which is available 24/7.

Weather

The Met Office have issued a warning that there’s expected to be strong winds with poor horizontal visibility.

Today’s weather will be Misty in places at first becoming moderate temperature later with blowing dust due to those strong winds.

Doha will be between 19 and 30 degrees. Elsewhere in Qatar it will be between 17 and 29 degrees.

Now today’s COVID update.

In the last 24-hour period, there have been 475 new cases of COVID-19 and 318 recoveries. Which means there’s been an increase of 157 cases giving us a new current total of 10,216 active cases.

Please keep following COVID precautions because together we can beat this.

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Qatar News in 60 Seconds Launched on Wednesday April 8th 2020 originally titled ‘News Brief by Qatar Quick’ https://youtu.be/fXxufvGfzYg

  • No entry for employees to schools without COVID-19 vaccine proof
  • Qatar to expand vaccination drive
  • Active cases of COVID-19 up by 138 to 10,059

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#Doha #Qatar #News  in 60 Seconds – Thursday 4th March 2021 S1E295

It’s Thursday 4th March

In today’s newspapers

No entry for employees to schools without COVID-19 vaccine proof

Starting from March the 21st no employee will be allowed to enter schools without having a golden frame and vaccination stamp on their Ehteraz app. Or furnishing proof of having a COVID-19 test on a weekly basis.

Qatar to expand vaccination drive

Qatar looks to significantly expand its COVID-19 vaccination programme and include more people in the inoculation drive

Doctor Abdullatif Al Khal says “We have recently received a regular supply of the vaccine, more than before, and with the availability of the Moderna vaccine along with the Pfizer vaccine, we can significantly expand the scale of our vaccination programme and open up the eligibility criteria to include more people in line with the ministry of public health’s strategic vaccination plan against COVID-19”.

The Ministry of Public Health has also lowered the age threshold for COVID-19 vaccination eligibility, to 50 years.

Weather

Today’s weather will see moderate temperatures with some scattered clouds.

Doha will be between 19 and 26 degrees. Elsewhere in Qatar it will be between 17 and 27 degrees.

Now today’s COVID update.

In the last 24-hour period, there have been 471 new cases of COVID-19 and 332 recoveries. Which means there’s been an increase of 138 cases giving us a new current total of 10,059 active cases.

Please keep following COVID precautions because together we can beat this.

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Qatar News in 60 Seconds Launched on Wednesday April 8th 2020 originally titled ‘News Brief by Qatar Quick’ https://youtu.be/fXxufvGfzYg

  • Population shrinks by 147,000 in nine months
  • Over 61% of people aged over 70 have got at least one COVID
  • 304 face action for violating COVID-19 norms
  • Active cases of COVID-19 up by 104 to 9,921

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#Doha #Qatar #News  in 60 Seconds – Wednesday 3rd March 2021 S1E294

It’s Wednesday 3rd March

In today’s newspapers

Population shrinks by 147,000 in nine months

Over a span of nine months Qatar saw its population shrink by more than 147,000 people. Dropping from 2.807 million in May 2020, down to 2.66 million in February 2021. The male population stands at 1.9 million, and there are 750,910 females in Qatar.

Over 61% of people aged over 70 have got at least one COVID vaccine dose according to the Ministry of Public Health.

Doctor Hanan Mohamed Al Kuwari the minister of Public Health says “I encourage our elders and all those eligible at this time not to delay starting their vaccination process. The sooner you start, the sooner you will be protected.“

304 face action for violating COVID-19 norms

Yesterday 304 people were referred to the public prosecution for violating preventative and precautionary measures.

266 people for not wearing masks in places where they are mandatory, 25 were found violating the maximum number of four people allowed in a vehicle at a time including the driver except when they are members of one family , 5 others did not comply with quarantine, and 8 for not installing the Ehteraz app on their mobile phone.

Weather

Today’s weather will see moderate temperatures with some clouds.

Doha will be between 20 and 25 degrees. Elsewhere in Qatar it will be between 17 and 27 degrees.

Now today’s COVID update.

In the last 24-hour period, there have been 463 new cases of COVID-19 and 359 recoveries. Which means there’s been an increase of 104 cases giving us a new current total of 9,921 active cases.

Please keep following COVID precautions because together we can beat this.

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Qatar News in 60 Seconds Launched on Wednesday April 8th 2020 originally titled ‘News Brief by Qatar Quick’ https://youtu.be/fXxufvGfzYg