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Hypermarkets await footfall surge, Eid sales boom

Hypermarkets await footfall surge, Eid sales boom

Hypermarkets around the country are expecting a surge in customer footfall during Eid al-Adha and thus an increase in sales across a wide range of food and non-food products, Gulf Times has learnt.

Temporary closure on Al Gharrafa Bridge

Temporary closure on Al Gharrafa Bridge

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has announced a closure at Al Gharrafa Interchange Bridge for traffic heading north towards Al-Duhail from tomorrow (August 12) for four days.

Souq Waqif shops expect big business this Eid

Souq Waqif shops expect big business this Eid

Retail and food and beverage (F&B) establishments at Souq Waqif are expecting brisk business from the influx of holidaymakers and tourists this Eid al-Adha, according to shop owners.

Amir exchanges Eid greetings with leaders of Arab, Islamic countries

Amir exchanges Eid greetings with leaders of Arab, Islamic countries

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani on Saturday exchanged greetings with a number of leaders of sisterly Arab countries on the occasion of Eid al-Adha.

Interior ministry organises mega Eid celebration for communities

Interior ministry organises mega Eid celebration for communities

The 'Mega Eid al-Adha Cultural Celebration for Expat Communities' by the Public Relations Department of the Ministry of Interior (MoI) will be held at Asian Town and Asian Accommodation City (Labour City)

Al Gharrafa Interchange fully opened to traffic

Al Gharrafa Interchange fully opened to traffic

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has announced the full opening of Al Gharrafa Interchange (popularly known as Immigration Interchange) to traffic

Banking sector to benefit from surplus fiscal balance, higher outlay on major projects: QCB

Banking sector to benefit from surplus fiscal balance, higher outlay on major projects: QCB

Qatar’s surplus fiscal balance and increasing government expenditure on major projects may boost public and private sector investment and credit demand from the banking sector, according to the Qatar Central Bank.

MoI set for providing all services during Eid holidays

MoI set for providing all services during Eid holidays

The Ministry of Interior has affirmed the readiness of all service and security departments for the Eid al-Adha holiday

Amir to receive well-wishers on Eid al-Adha

Amir to receive well-wishers on Eid al-Adha

The Amiri Diwan announced that His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani will receive well-wishers on the occasion of the blessed Eid al-Adha at Al Wajbah Palace

Qatar prevails over UAE in trade dispute at WTO

Qatar prevails over UAE in trade dispute at WTO

The State of Qatar announced Friday that its permanent mission to the World Trade Organisation (WTO) has received a formal communication indicating that the United Arab Emirates (UAE) had withdrawn its WTO complaint

Eid demand push sales of perfumes, incense

Eid demand push sales of perfumes, incense

Sales of various types of perfumes and incense have been on the rise recently due to the upcoming Eid al-Adha holidays, local Arabic daily 'Arrayah' has reported.

Call for taxi drivers to maintain road etiquette

Call for taxi drivers to maintain road etiquette

Road traffic experts and motorists have stressed the need to educate taxi drivers on maintaining proper road etiquette and avoid violations, local Arabic daily Arrayah has reported.