Internet Access In Qatar: What You Need To Know

Overseas nationals make up a large portion of the working population in Qatar and English is widely used as the language of business. Job and business opportunities are plentiful and Qatar is considered the easiest country in the world to pay taxes in. Despite the considerable foreign population, eclectic business culture and modern lifestyle, Qatar … Read more

What Are The Health Risks For Expats In Qatar?

Before travelling to Qatar, it is a good idea for expats to consult their General Practitioner who can assess any health risks and if required, prescribe vaccines or medications. Usually the following vaccinations are recommended for Qatar. • Hepatitis A vaccine for individuals over the age of one, preferably 2 to 4 weeks before travel.• … Read more

An Overview Of International Schools In Qatar

Qatar continues to draw a steady stream of expat professionals who move to the country for lucrative job opportunities and a high standard of living. Many expats relocate with their families and prefer to send their children to international schools as public schools use Arabic as the language of instruction. Qatar has many highly reputed … Read more

5 Experiences You Must Try As An Expat In Qatar

Every year, Qatar receives a large number of foreigners who move there for lucrative job opportunities, tax-free income and a high quality of life. Despite the fast-paced work life and extreme weather of this desert destination, there are a number of things that expats can do for recreation and leisure. Here are 5 must-try experiences … Read more

Kim, Doha

I am Kim, my husband works for an American computer company who are working on the huge HMC (Hamad Medical Corporation) project to implement a comprehensive Clinical Information System over the next four years which is crucial to the health of Qataris and those people living and working in Qatar. We relocated to Doha so … Read more

Christine Gerber Rutt, Doha

I’m Just Kooki. American-born, Swiss-immigrated, Qatar-living, wife to one, mother to two, author. Mostly I look for that little bit of crazy in us all. We moved to Qatar about two years ago for my husband’s job as curator and are staying because where else can you have a late night barbeque on Thursday night … Read more