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MEC notifies shops over status of licences and records

MEC notifies shops over status of licences and records

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has notified 19 shops to modify their status in the commercial licenses and records, during a surprise inspection campaign carried out on several shops in a shopping mall in Muraikh area.

MEC initiative to help eat outside, counting the calorie intake

MEC initiative to help eat outside, counting the calorie intake

A circular issued by the Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC), in co-operation with the Ministry of Public Health, stipulates that data on food and beverages should be prominently displayed by stores to enable consumers to choose meals with the calorie intake

Qatar, Dutch navigation systems provider ink pact

Qatar, Dutch navigation systems provider ink pact

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) signed Friday a co-operation agreement with the Dutch company HERE Global, which is providing navigation systems used by world's largest manufacturers of cars, on the sidelines of Qatar's participation in Hanover International Industrial Fair 2018 in German

New phase of trade co-operation between Qatar, US: Qatar Chamber

New phase of trade co-operation between Qatar, US: Qatar Chamber

Qatar’s economic roadshow in the US, organised by the Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC), has elevated the economic and investment levels between the two countries, according to Qatar Chamber chairman Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim al-Thani.

MEC booklet to ease process for foreign investors

MEC booklet to ease process for foreign investors

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has issued a booklet in Arabic and English to provide all necessary information and data to potential investors in Qatar.

Qatar-US Economic Forum in Washington, DC Tuesday

Qatar-US Economic Forum in Washington, DC Tuesday

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) is organising the Qatar-US Economic Forum in Washington DC, in co-operation with Qatar Chamber, American Chamber of Commerce, Qatari Businessmen Association, Qatar-US Business Council and a number of official US entities Tuesday.

MEC surprise inspections target food shops in Muaither

MEC surprise inspections target food shops in Muaither

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has carried out surprise inspection campaigns targeting food shops in the Muaither area to monitor the compliance of retail outlets with intellectual property rights laws and regulations.

MEC initiative to regulate laundry services in Qatar

MEC initiative to regulate laundry services in Qatar

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has announced an initiative to regulate the services of laundries and dry-cleaning shops in Qatar.

Expired products: One month shutdown for food company

Expired products: One month shutdown for food company

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has said it has shut down a food company in Abu Hamour and its affiliated warehouse in the Al Sailiya area for a one-month period over the display, sale and storage of expired food products.

MEC closes company for selling fake sanitary ware items

MEC closes company for selling fake sanitary ware items

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce announced the closure of a construction materials company in the Industrial Area for one month for selling counterfeit sanitary ware items.

Local startup firms urged to join 'National Product' initiative

Local startup firms urged to join 'National Product' initiative

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has called on local startup companies to join its 'National Product' initiative which was launched last November in collaboration with Al Meera Consumer Goods Company and Bedaya Center for Entrepreneurship and Career Development (Bedaya Center).

Street vendors penalised for operating without licence

Street vendors penalised for operating without licence

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce, in co-operation with the Ministry of Interior and the Ministry of Municipality and Environment, has carried out a surprise inspection campaign targeting street vendors on Doha Corniche.