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Shops to open, all commercial activities to resume on weekends

Shops to open, all commercial activities to resume on weekends

The Cabinet on Wednesday decided that all commercial activities in the country will resume and shops will remain open on weekends, the Qatar News Agency (QNA) reports.

Souq Waqif management denies rumours about reopening of shops

Souq Waqif management denies rumours about reopening of shops

The management of Souq Waqif has denied the rumours circulating on social media about reopening of shops as of Tuesday, April 14.

4-month rent exemption granted to shops in traditional markets

4-month rent exemption granted to shops in traditional markets

The Private Engineering Office announced on Wednesday that all shops in its traditional markets will be exempted from rents for a period of four months starting from April 1, 2020.

MoCI specifies companies, shops for exemption

MoCI specifies companies, shops for exemption

The Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MoCI) has specified the vital services that are exempted from the decision to change the working hours of companies and commercial shops from 6am to 7pm.

Ooredoo to offer enhanced customer journey in shops

Ooredoo to offer enhanced customer journey in shops

Ooredoo has enhanced its customer journey in its shops, allowing the telco leader to provide its customers a better experience when they visit.

Shops allowed to stay open 24 hours during Ramadan

Shops allowed to stay open 24 hours during Ramadan

Shopping malls and retail outlets can remain open 24 hours a day until the end of the holy month of Ramadan, without obtaining prior approval, the Ministry of Commerce and Industry has announced.

Toymaker Lego to open 80 new shops in China this year

Toymaker Lego to open 80 new shops in China this year

Danish toymaker Lego plans to more than double the number of shops in China this year to 140 in its most rapid expansion in any market as demand for its colourful plastic bricks remains unaffected ...

Aamal denies closure of shops at Souq Al Haraj

Aamal denies closure of shops at Souq Al Haraj

Aamal Real Estate, a subsidiary of Aamal Company, has denied the “incorrect news” that was published on September 7

Britain to consider doubling charge on plastic bags

Britain to consider doubling charge on plastic bags

Since October 2015, large retailers in England have been legally required to impose the charge.

MEC cracks down on shops selling expired products

MEC cracks down on shops selling expired products

Article 6 prohibits the sale, display and promotion of substandard, counterfeit and fraudulent products.

Four cafes penalised for operating without licence

Four cafes penalised for operating without licence

The MEC detected the violation during a surprise inspection campaign that targeted a number of commercial activities at the shopping tent in order to monitor the compliance of shops with laws.

Doha residents flock to Arabic sweet shops

Doha residents flock to Arabic sweet shops

The demand for such sweets among non-Arabs has been particularly high since the start of the holy month of Ramadan, say sources.