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Civil Defence launches new firefighting vehicles

Civil Defence launches new firefighting vehicles

The General Directorate of Civil Defence launched 13 modern fire engines on Thursday.

QIIB holds evacuation drill at Grand Hamad Street main branch

QIIB holds evacuation drill at Grand Hamad Street main branch

QIIB has conducted an emergency evacuation drill at its main branch on Grand Hamad Street, enacting a virtual fire scenario in the presence of the Civil Defence and Emergency Medical Service personnel.

Milipol Qatar kicks off Monday, 24 countries to participate

Milipol Qatar kicks off Monday, 24 countries to participate

A number of international exhibitors, especially those working in the areas of homeland security and civil defence will demonstrate their services, products and capabilities at the 12th Milipol Qatar Exhibition starting at the Doha Exhibitions and Conventions Centre Monday.

Mwani Qatar main sponsor of Milipol 2018

Mwani Qatar main sponsor of Milipol 2018

Mwani Qatar on Tuesday signed a partnership agreement with the committee for the 12th International Exhibition of Internal Security and Civil Defence 2018 (Milipol Qatar) ...

Global roadshows promoting Milipol Qatar conclude

Global roadshows promoting Milipol Qatar conclude

Milipol Qatar has completed its extensive roadshow across major global industry events to raise awareness of the 12th edition of the leading international exhibition dedicated to homeland security and civil defence in the Middle East, which will be held in Doha from October 29 to 31.

Advisory issued on home safety during Ramadan

Advisory issued on home safety during Ramadan

The General Directorate of Civil Defence (GDCD) has advised people to follow safety procedures at home during Ramadan to prevent fire incidents.

Hawaii volcano destroys over two dozen homes

Hawaii volcano destroys over two dozen homes

Evacuation orders remained in place on Monday for hundreds of residents of the Leilani Estates and Lanipuna Gardens areas in the eastern part of Hawaii's Big Island.

PM meets international civil defence officials

PM meets international civil defence officials

Talks during the meetings dealt with relations, especially in the field of civil protection and civil defence, and ways of developing them, in addition to topics on the agenda of the ICDO meetings.

Civil Defence response time shows significant improvement

Civil Defence response time shows significant improvement

The General Directorate of Civil Defence (GDCD) recorded a reduction in response time in 2017 as compared to the previous year, latest data show.

Fire safety instructions from Civil Defence

Fire safety instructions from Civil Defence

The General Directorate of Civil Defence (GDCD) at the Ministry of Interior (MoI) has issued an advisory on how to ensure fire safety during summer.

Ashghal and Civil Defence team up to promote safety

Ashghal and Civil Defence team up to promote safety

As part of the ongoing co-operation between the Public Works Authority (Ashghal) and General Directorate of Civil Defence, Ashghal has activated its strategic partnership, known as ‘Hand in Hand to Prevent Risks’.

Community Police launches safe camping campaign

Community Police launches safe camping campaign

The Community Police has launched an awareness campaign under the theme ‘Pleasant season and safe camping’ in collaboration with the Media and Awareness Section at the Traffic Department, Civil Defence and Qatar Red Crescent.