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  • FIFA Arab Cup to be a celebration of Arab unity says Infantino
  • Discover Qatar issues new guidelines for mandatory quarantine
  • Exercise caution, HMC advises e-scooter riders
  • Active cases of COVID-19 down by 921 to 18,446

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#Doha #Qatar #News in 60 Seconds – Wednesday 28th April 2021 S02E16

It’s Wednesday 28th April

In today’s newspapers

FIFA Arab Cup to be a celebration of Arab unity says Infantino

The FIFA Arab Cup 2021 in December this year will be a great opportunity to Unite the Arab world through football besides testing Qatar’s operational readiness for the prestigious FIFA World Cup in 2022, the games global chief Gianni Infantino said yesterday.

Discover Qatar issues new guidelines for mandatory quarantine

Booking requirement changes for travellers from Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan, the Philippines and Sri Lanka mean travellers from these countries will now be required to quarantine in a hotel for 10 days whether they are vaccinated or not. Discover Qatar has stated that it is finalising the new quarantine packages which will be open soon for people to make bookings.

Exercise caution, Hamad Medical Corporation advises e-scooter riders

Health authorities in Qatar have advised e-scooter riders to be cautious following a spike in crashes that have, in at least a few instances, resulted in severe injuries.

In a statement the authorities said “The Hamad Trauma Centre has already seen victims with severe e-scooter injuries and there have been reports of many minor to moderate e-scooter injuries needing care at various emergency rooms in Qatar”. They went on to say “The Hamad Injury Prevention Programme does not want e-scooters to be a cause of more severe injuries here in Qatar. Especially during Ramadan when kids and other users will ride them mostly at night”.

Qatar’s weather

The Met Office have put out a warning again today, that thunderstorms associated with sudden strong winds are expected. There will be scattered clouds with a chance of rain which may be thundery in some places at times.

Doha will see temperatures between 27 and 39 degrees. Elsewhere in the country it will be between 22 and 43 degrees.

Now today’s COVID update.

In the last 24-hour period, there have been 695 new cases of COVID-19 and 1,612 recoveries. Unfortunately, there were also 4 Covid related deaths. Which means for the sixth day running there has been a decrease in active cases, today dropping by a gigantic 921 giving us a new current total of 18,446 active cases.

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  • Hotel quarantine must for people from six countries
  • Draw for FIFA Arab Cup Qatar 2021 to be held today
  • Active cases of COVID-19 down by 884 to 19,367

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#Doha #Qatar #News in 60 Seconds – Tuesday 27th April 2021 S02E15

It’s Tuesday 27th April

In today’s newspapers

Hotel quarantine must for people from six countries

Travellers from India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and the Philippines must undergo a 10 day quarantine in a hotel or 14 days at a Mekhaines facility. And this is regardless of whether it’s a direct flight or transited through another country. Travellers from these six countries will also require a valid PCR test to be done not more than 48 hours before boarding their flight.

Draw for FIFA Arab Cup Qatar 2021 to be held today

The draw for the FIFA Arab Cup Qatar 2021 organised by FIFA in partnership with the state of Qatar will be held today in Doha. The championship will be held from December 1st to December 18th this year with the participation of 23 teams officially invited by FIFA to participate in the tournament.

Qatar’s weather today

The Met Office have put out a warning that thunderstorms associated with sudden strong winds are expected today. The weather will be generally hazy and partly cloudy with a chance of scattered rain which may be thundery in places at times.

Doha will see temperatures between 27 and 39 degrees. Elsewhere in the country it will be between 21 and 42 degrees.

Now today’s COVID update.

In the last 24-hour period, there have been 703 new cases of COVID-19 and 1,578 recoveries. Unfortunately, there were also 9 Covid related deaths. Which means for the fifth day running there has been a decrease in active cases, today dropping by a huge 884 giving us a new current total of 19,367 active cases.

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  • Over half a million fully vaccinated against COVID-19
  • MoCI bans the washing of vehicles in parking lots
  • Cameras to catch seat belt and mobile use violations soon
  • Active cases of COVID-19 down by 853 to 20,251

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#Doha #Qatar #News in 60 Seconds – Monday 26th April 2021 S02E14

It’s Monday 26th April

In today’s newspapers

Over half a million fully vaccinated against COVID-19

The Ministry of Public Health have announced that 507,743 people have received both doses of COVID-19 vaccine. Which means that 22.3% of the eligible population are now fully vaccinated against the virus.

The Ministry of Commerce and Industry bans the washing of vehicles in parking lots

Car washing is to be limited to licenced companies and will take place solely in underground parking lots or in other words the basement of commercial places and malls.

Additionally, general and special requirements as per laws and regulations must be adhered to. Including allocating suitable places for car washing activities with drainage points, ensuring that employees wear clean and decent uniforms bearing the name of the company and the worker, maintaining general cleanliness and abstaining from accosting and bothering customers.

Cameras to catch seat belt and mobile use violations soon

To curb the practise of not fastening seat belts and using mobile phones while driving the general Directorate of Traffic at the Ministry of Interior is all set to launch a new project designed to catch violators. Cameras installed at strategic locations on roads and roundabouts, will be used to monitor traffic violations of all kinds such as not fasting seatbelt’s, talking on mobile phones while driving, wrong crossing, over speeding, breaking red signals and other traffic violations that pose a threat to public safety on the road.

Qatar’s weather today

Doha will see temperatures between 26 and 41 degrees. Elsewhere in the country it will be between 22 and 41 degrees.

Now today’s COVID update.

In the last 24-hour period, there have been 705 new cases of COVID-19 and 1,548 recoveries. Unfortunately, there were also 10 Covid related deaths. Which means for the fourth day running there has been a decrease in active cases, today dropping by an enormous 853 giving us a new current total of 20,251 active cases.

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  • QVC in India to start processing domestic workers applications
  • 1,100 electric buses to ferry FIFA World Cup 2022 fans
  • Drive through vaccination a massive hit
  • Active cases of COVID-19 down by 800 to 21,104

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#Doha #Qatar #News in 60 Seconds – Sunday 25th April 2021 S02E13

It’s Sunday 25th April

In today’s newspapers

QVC in India to start processing domestic workers applications

Qatar’s Visa Centres in India will start processing applications for people seeking to come to Qatar as domestic workers or similar categories from today.

1,100 electric buses to ferry FIFA World Cup 2022 fans

Four parking lots for electric buses are under construction along with some 700 electric charging stations. And after the FIFA World Cup in 2022, these electric buses will be used as public transport within the country.

Drive through vaccination a massive hit

More than 110,000 people have used the drive through centres in Al Wakra and Lusail according to the Ministry of Public Health.

The drive through vaccination centres account for nearly 8% of people who have taken jabs since the start of Qatar’s National Vaccination Campaign.

Those attending the drive thru centres are seen on a first come first see basis. You’re advised to ensure you have enough fuel in your car for the duration of your visit, plan your visit when you know you do not have anything important within the next few hours, bring a drink and a small snack with you in case the wait is longer than expected, bring a book to read or have something to listen to on your car stereo, and if possible avoid bringing young children who may get impatient with any potential delay.

Qatar’s weather today

Doha will see temperatures between 26 and 40 degrees. Elsewhere in the country it will be between 20 and 41 degrees.

Now today’s COVID update.

In the last 24-hour period, there have been 718 new cases of COVID-19 and 1,513 recoveries. Unfortunately, there were also 5 Covid related deaths. Which means for the third day running there has been a decrease in active cases, today dropping by a whopping 800 giving us a new current total of 21,104 active cases.

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  • People recovered from COVID-19 exempt from quarantine
  • COVID-19 measures to continue
  • MoPH issues sick leave guidelines for quarantined employees
  • QNCC vaccine center to work in two shifts
  • Active cases of COVID-19 up by 53 to 22,592

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#Doha #Qatar #News in 60 Seconds – Thursday 22nd April 2021 S02E12

It’s Thursday 22nd April

In today’s newspapers

People recovered from COVID-19 exempt from quarantine

The Ministry of Public Health has issued an update to the quarantine protocol and testing for COVID-19. As per the update people who have recovered from COVID-19 will be exempt from quarantine. And all travellers coming into Qatar must undergo a COVID-19 examination at a medical centre approved by the local Ministry of Health in the country they are coming from within 72 hours before their arrival in Qatar.

COVID-19 measures to continue

The cabinet has affirmed the continuation of precautionary measures taken to combat COVID-19.

The Ministry of Public Health issues sick leave guidelines for quarantined employees

Employees with infectious COVID-19 must be placed under appropriate isolation for not less than 14 days and they will be eligible for sick leave. Employees with non-infectious COVID-19 must be placed under appropriate isolation for a period of seven days and they will be eligible for seven days sick leave. If they are required to enter hospital and the isolation period is extended for a period of more than 14 days, the entire period will be considered as sick leave.

QNCC vaccine centre to work in two shifts

The primary healthcare Corporation has announced revised working hours at the Qatar National Convention Centre COVID-19 vaccination centre, for the holy month of Ramadan. The centre will work in two shifts seven days a week, with effect from yesterday, according to a post on social media. The first shift is from 8:00 AM until 4:00 PM, with the last entry at 3:00 PM, and the 2nd shift is from 7:00 PM until 1:00 AM, with the last entry at midnight.

Qatar’s weather today

Doha will see temperatures between 24 and 38 degrees. Elsewhere in the country it will be between 19 and 36 degrees.

Now today’s COVID update.

In the last 24-hour period, there have been 819 new cases of COVID-19 and 757 recoveries. Unfortunately, there were also 9 Covid related deaths. Which means there’s been an increase of 53 cases giving us a new current total of 22,592 active cases.

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