It’s Wednesday 14th October, this is the news in 60 seconds
In today’s newspapers
Quarantine requirements for all arrivals extended until December the 31st.
A necessary precaution by Qatar. And with precautions in place globally. I’m sad to say, I for one will not be going home for Christmas this year. Time to book a Qatar Christmas staycation, me thinks.
Labour re employment platform updated.
The system will allow companies to search for available staff no longer required by their current employer. And then simplify the transfer process.
Qatar ranks first globally on Digital Accessibility Rights Evaluation Index.
The index is a benchmarking tool for disability advocates, governments, civil societies, international organisations, and policymakers, to trace a countries progress in making Information and Communications Technology accessible for all.
And Qatar is at the top of the list.
Active cases of COVID-19 are now 2,812 which is up by a further 17 cases.
3.52% of those tested, tested positive. Which is down on yesterday.
And 20 cases were returning travelers, who are now in quarantine.
Don’t forget to visit our best friends at ‘Hello Qatar’. And get the most out of your time here in Qatar.
That’s all for today. Take care, and I’ll see ya tomorrow.