No Nepali worker is to be hired by individual employers in Qatar without the permission of the Nepalese embassy in Doha. Under new rules, an individual employer will have to submit to the Nepali embassy a copy of the worker’s passport, a copy of the visa, an employment contract verified by the Qatar Chamber of […]

Qatar and India sign trade agreements

Qatar and India signed a slew of bilateral trade agreements at the second meeting of Qatari-Indian Ministerial Committee held here yesterday. The Minister of State for International Cooperation and Acting Minister of Business and Trade, H E Dr Khalid bin Mohammad Al Attiyah led the discussions on behalf of Qatar. The Indian delegation was led […]

Although Qatar is not affected by the world financial crisis as some of the neighbouring countries, professionals in higher-income brackets may be laid off by their employers to cut costs. The Qatar Chamber of Commerce and Industry (QCCI), the representative body of the private sector, hinted on Thursday that the recruitment of professionals by private […]