Gulf Times - February
Katara to launch tenth edition of Halal Qatar Festival in February

Katara to launch tenth edition of Halal Qatar Festival in February

Katara – the Cultural Village is set to launch the tenth edition of the Halal Qatar Festival 2021 (goats and sheep) from February 13 to 21 with the participation of other GCC countries.

India-made Covid-19 vaccine could be launched as early as February: govt scientist

India-made Covid-19 vaccine could be launched as early as February: govt scientist

An Indian government-backed Covid-19 vaccine could be launched as early as February - months earlier than expected - as last-stage trials begin this month and studies have so far showed it is safe and effective ...

Qatar consumer price index slightly up in February

Qatar consumer price index slightly up in February

The Planning and Statistics Authority (PSA) has released the Consumer Price Index (CPI) for the month of February 2020.

US, Taliban could sign peace deal in February if Taliban reduces violence: sources

US, Taliban could sign peace deal in February if Taliban reduces violence: sources

A US-Taliban peace deal could be signed this month if the Taliban significantly reduces violence, and that deal could lead to the withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan ...

Jet fuel prices move higher for second consecutive month, average $80 in February: IATA

Jet fuel prices move higher for second consecutive month, average $80 in February: IATA

Jet fuel prices moved higher for a second consecutive month, averaging around $80 a barrel in February, IATA said and noted the oil price outlook “remains uncertain” on geopolitics.

Zakat Fund gives over QR13.9mn aid in February

Zakat Fund gives over QR13.9mn aid in February

The Zakat Fund of the Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs has extended assistance worth QR13.9mn in February 2019 to the beneficiaries of the registered families.

Al Wakrah Municipality tops in issuing new building permits in Feb

Al Wakrah Municipality tops in issuing new building permits in Feb

Al Wakrah Municipality topped the issuance of building permits in Qatar in February with 156 permits, the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDPS) has said in its monthly bulletin.

MEC detects 68 violations in February

MEC detects 68 violations in February

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce has detected 68 violations in February during intensive inspection campaigns to monitor the compliance of suppliers (shops) ...

Premieres galore for residents at this year’s Qatar Motor Show

Premieres galore for residents at this year’s Qatar Motor Show

The third edition of the Qatargas Chess Championship, a chess tournament organised by the Qatar Chess Association for children in the age group of 6-16 years, will be held at the Al Muntaza Model Primary School for Boys from February 11-14.