Qatar’s pandemic strategy to ensure safe 2022 World Cup

Qatar’s pandemic strategy to ensure safe 2022 World Cup

The country’s ability to predict periods of high transmission, use of methods to improve contact tracing and sharing of information, and implementation of a broad testing strategy to reduce the risk of transmission are imperative. This will be effective not only in the current situation but in the long term as the country will witness […]

Qatar reimposes COVID-19 curbs

Qatar reimposes COVID-19 curbs

Qatar has reimposed restrictions on commercial activities as the country has recently experienced a spike in COVID-19 infections. The renewed restrictions include a ban on the shisha services at the restaurants, reducing operation capacity in shopping centres to 75 per cent, and limiting entry to the fully vaccinated customers, the Ministry of Commerce and Industry […]

New Guinness World Records title by a Doha-based gymnast

New Guinness World Records title by a Doha-based gymnast

Doha-based gymnast Ayoub Touabe has bagged the Guinness World Records title for the most single leg backward somersaults (12) in 30 seconds, setting a new, never-previously-attempted world record. A somersault is a movement in gymnastics in which a person flips in a complete revolution along the ground or in the air bringing the feet over […]