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Qatar driving license Procedure, Document, Fees, Driving School
Qatar driving license Procedure, Document, Fees, Driving School.It is necessary to hold  valid driving license for anyone driving a vehicle in Qatar but It is possible to drive in Qatar with a non-Qatari driving license for a limited time.you can drive within the country for 7 days if you possess a valid driving license and For GCC residents, the Gulf license will remain valid for 3 months from date of arrival in the country. But, for those who planning to reside in Qatar for more than six months, it is compulsory to apply for a temporary or permanent Qatari Driving License.

March 11, 2017 / 2 Comments / by / in , , , ,
Qatar Smart ID how to apply – Details,Fees and procedure
Qatar Smart ID card

Qatar Announced to Issue New identity card for resident called Qatar Smart ID card like emirates ID.n an effort to streamline Qatar’s visa system for expats, the Ministry of Interior today announced a series of measures that puts more emphasis on identity cards while minimizing the use of passports for identification.Instead, residents will be given new ID cards, which will have more information on them than the existing ones – including an individual’s home address.

Qatar smart ID


For the first time, children under the age of 16 years old will also be issued ID cards.Officials said that beginning June 15, new residents and those renewing their residency permits (RPs) would no longer need to have stickers in their passports explaining their visa details.

The e-Gate system (Smart ID) allows air passengers and officials to enter and exit the country with ease. Holders of the e-Gate Card may bypass the immigration formalities at the Doha International Airport by punching their cards at the gate and pressing their index fingers on an electronic scanner – See more at: http://qatarlaborupdate.blogspot.in/2014/05/how-to-apply-for-qatar-smart-id-card-e.html#sthash.eAUHPTx1.dpuf

The e-Gate system (Smart ID) allows air passengers and officials to enter and exit the country with ease. Holders of the e-Gate Card may bypass the immigration formalities at the Doha International Airport by punching their cards at the gate and pressing their index fingers on an electronic scanner – See more at: http://qatarlaborupdate.blogspot.in/2014/05/how-to-apply-for-qatar-smart-id-card-e.html#sthash.eAUHPTx1.dpuf

The e-Gate system (Smart ID) allows air passengers and officials to enter and exit the country with ease. Holders of the e-Gate Card may bypass the immigration formalities at the Doha International Airport by punching their cards at the gate and pressing their index fingers on an electronic scanner – See more at: http://qatarlaborupdate.blogspot.in/2014/05/how-to-apply-for-qatar-smart-id-card-e.html#sthash.eAUHPTx1.dpuf

The e-Gate system (Smart ID) allows air passengers and officials to enter and exit the country with ease. Holders of the e-Gate Card may bypass the immigration formalities at the Doha International Airport by punching their cards at the gate and pressing their index fingers on an electronic scanner – See more at: http://qatarlaborupdate.blogspot.in/2014/05/how-to-apply-for-qatar-smart-id-card-e.html#sthash.eAUHPTx1.dpuf

The e-Gate system (Smart ID) allows air passengers and officials to enter and exit the country with ease. Holders of the e-Gate Card may bypass the immigration formalities at the Doha International Airport by punching their cards at the gate and pressing their index fingers on an electronic scanner.

Application Process Qatar Smart ID card
Follow these steps to apply:

  • Visit the office for e-Gate Cards.
  • Show your ID or GCC passport.
  • Pay appropriate fees.

Fees

  • One year: QR200
  • Two years: QR250
  • Three years: QR300

Go to the immigration department in Madinat Khalifa with your ID card (Gate 1 or 2 depending on your visa type).
Have your photo taken at a booth, and fingerprint both your hands. (Immigration staff will assist you)
Get in line to get a token number and wait for it to be called.
When you’re called, go to the counter. Tell them you did your fingerprinting on the system and request for the Smart ID for one or two or three years. You can pay for the e-Gate card/Smart ID for up to 3 years.
Immigration will then swap your Qatari ID for a chipped ID card. With this e-Card (Samrt ID) you should be able to skip immigration and passport control and use the e-Gate, as long as you have your exit permit.

The e-Gate system (Smart ID) allows air passengers and officials to enter and exit the country with ease. Holders of the e-Gate Card may bypass the immigration formalities at the Doha International Airport by punching their cards at the gate and pressing their index fingers on an electronic scanner – See more at: http://qatarlaborupdate.blogspot.in/2014/05/how-to-apply-for-qatar-smart-id-card-e.html#sthash.eAUHPTx1.dpuf
February 1, 2017 / 25 Comments / by / in , , ,
Qatar Visit Visa,Tourist Visa-Details,Fees,Process

we are discussing on qatar visit visa requirements, qatar visit visa status, qatar visit visa fee, qatar visit visa cost, qatar visit visa price,qatar visit visa tracking, qatar visit visa application form.

Those whore are planning to visit Qatar requires the sponsorship of a resident in Qatar or any company or hotel licensed to operate within the country. All authorized travel Agencies have their own authorized sponsor Visit Visas are applicable to tourists, who intend to spend more than 14 days in Qatar, and those coming for family visits as well as those on long-term business visit. Citizens of 33 nations can obtain a one month visit visa on arrival at Doha International Airport. However, visitors from other nations who are not included among these 33 nations will have to obtain a visa prior to their arrival in Doha.

Qatar Visit Visa

qatar visit visa

List of Country Nationals who can get Visa on Arrival

Following  nationals can obtain visit visa on arrival are Andorra, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Britain, Brunei, Canada, Denmark, France, Finland, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Iceland, Italy, Ireland, Japan, Luxemburg, Liechtenstein, Malaysia, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, San Mario, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, USA and Vatican.

Visas are not required for nationals of UAE, Bahrain, Kuwait, Sultanate of Oman, Saudi Arabia and residents of GCC or Arab States who hold prestigious positions including medical doctors, businessmen, engineers and people in such other authorized professions.

Families of sponsored residents may enter Qatar on a short-term Family Visit Visa. The visa holds one month validity. However, relatives who wish to stay beyond one month may have to undergo physical examination within the first 72 hours of arrival and seek an extension. The visa can be extended to maximum of six months (five months in cases of immediate family members and two months for second-degree relatives).

Visit Visa for GCC residents

GCC residents are usually given visit visas on arrival at the Doha International Airport. However, to obtain this visa, they should have a GCC residence permit and passport with validity of at least six months. The visa will be valid for one month and can be extended for another 3 months if required. The applicant for such a visa should hold a return ticket.

Exit Visas

All residents, except women and children sponsored by their father or husband, will require an exit visa before leaving Qatar. Exit permits are usually arranged by sponsors.

 

Tourist Visas

 

These visas are granted to tourists through hotels or tourist agencies that have such a facility, on prior approval from competent authorities. It is also granted to relatives of Qatar residents through Qatar Airways. This visa holds one month validity and is non-extendable.

 

For obtaining tourist visa, fill in the application form and submit it through Hotel Manager or his representative. Attach other requisite documents such as passport copy of the visitor, original establishment ID card of hotel or tourist agency, and ID of the applicant.

 

Transit Visa

 

Transit travellers stopping at Doha International Airport for 6 hours or more are eligible for the two days transit visa, provided, they are sponsored by the Airlines, and their application confirms onward booking to a third destination.

 

VISA Fees

 

A fee of QR200 is applicable for each visa, and QR50 is charged for each registered dependent or companion. The visa is valid for one month, and for extending the visa further, QR200 will have to be paid per month.

A single exit permit costs QR10, while the cost of multiple exit permit is QR500, with validity of one year.

Tourist visa issuance fee is QR100 for a visa and QR50 for accompanying person. Overstay will be charged a penalty of QR200 per day.

 

Visa Application Process

 

Expatriates visiting Doha are required to have a passport and a visa. Therefore, if planning a visit to Doha, begin the visa application process atleast a month in advance to your trip.

 

Obtain an invitation letter from the person inviting you to Doha. The letter should state the reason for your visit, along with a copy of author’s resident permit. If you are visiting Doha without an invite from anybody in the country, write a letter yourself explaining the reason for your visit.

Download the State of Qatar Entry Visa Application Form, and complete the application by typing or printing neatly in black ink.

Make two photocopies of your passport. Make the fee payment in the form of cheque or money order, payable to “Embassy of the State of Qatar.”

Mail your application, passport, supporting materials such as three months bank statement of the applicant, the person’s residence permit copy, authentic proof of relation between applicant and the person, etc., and a prepaid envelope to the Embassy of Qatar at the address provided on the form. Else, you may wait until your arrival in the country and submit your documents at the airport, but it is better not to do this, as the country might deny your visa request.

Most of all, your passport should hold a validity of at least six months or longer than duration of your trip, and should include blank visa pages.

On approval of the visa, a Qatar visa will be affixed to a visa page in your passport. Your passport will be returned by mail using prepaid envelope you provided.

 

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January 17, 2017 / 17 Comments / by / in , , , ,
Qatar-State of Qatar flag, Details, Airports, Top cities and Qatar Map

Qatar-State of Qatar flag, Details, Airports, Top cities and Qatar Map. Qatar always known as State of Qatar .

Since the mid-1800s, Qatar transformed itself from a British protectorate into an independent state with significant oil and natural gas revenues, which enable to have a per capita income almost above the leading industrial countries of Western Europe.

Qatar is home to the Al Jazeera television station and is rapidly gaining interest among foreigners as it hosted the 2006 Asian Games and is now (controversially) scheduled to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup

Qatar Map

State of Qatar Overview

Capital and largest city Doha
Religion Islam
Demonym Qatari
Government Unitaryparliamentaryabsolute monarchy
Legislature Consultative Assembly
Establishment Qatar National Day 18 December 1878
Declared Independence 1 September 1971
Independence from the United Kingdom 3 September 1971
Area Total 11,571 km2
4,467.6 sq mi
Population 2014 estimate 2,155,446 (Of which about 12% are Qatari nationals)
2010 census 1,699,435
Density 176/km2
455/sq mi
2014 estimate
GDP (PPP) Total $298.4 billion
Per capita $145,894
GDP (nominal) Total $213.784 billion
Per capita $102,785
Currency Riyal (QAR)
Time zone AST (UTC+3)
Drives on the right
Calling code 974
ISO 3166 code QA
Internet TLD .qa
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Qatar Flag

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Qatar Regions (Municipalities)

  1. Madinat ash Shamal
    2.    Al Khor
    3.    Umm Salal
    4.    Al Daayen
    5.    Al Rayyan
    6.    Doha
    7.    Al Wakrah

 Qatar Population

Qatar’s population approximalety 2 Million, . Qatar (Arab) nationals make up less than 15% of the total population, followed by other Arab (13%), Indian (24%), Nepali (16%), Fiipino (11%) Bangladesh and Sri Lankan (5% each). There are 250,000 Filipinos in the country, making them the third largest group of expatriates. Due to a huge influx of male laborers, women account for just 25% of the population

Airports in Qatar with Code

Doha International Airport (DOH) is the only airport in Qatar for public use.

1.Doha         DOH    Doha Airport
2.Doha         XOZ    Doha Free Zone Airport
3.Al Udeid     XJD    Al Udeid AB Airport

Qatar Tourist Places

  1. The Museum of Islamic Art, Doha
  2. The Corniche, Doha
  3. Al- Zubarah, Northwest of Qatar
  4. Qatar National Museum, Doha
  5. Al Wakra Museum, Al Wakra
  6. Al Jassasiya Carvings, Al- Ruwais
  7. Desert Safari, Doha
  8. Kassem Darwish Fakhroo Islamic, Doha
  9. The Golden Mosque, Doha
  10. Katara Mosque, Doha
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