Gulf Times - Eid-al-Fitr
Eid celebrations witness demand surge for smartphones

Eid celebrations witness demand surge for smartphones

The recent Eid al-Fitr celebration in Qatar witnessed a demand surge for electronic gadgets, mainly in the smartphones category

Qatar distributes 50,000 food kits to community members to celebrate Eid al-Fitr

Qatar distributes 50,000 food kits to community members to celebrate Eid al-Fitr

The ‘Let’s Celebrate Eid Together’ initiative has reflected Qatar government's keenness towards ensuring the welfare of its expatriate communities during the tough time of the Covid-19.

Afghan ceasefire holds as prisoner release expected

Afghan ceasefire holds as prisoner release expected

A surprise Taliban ceasefire appeared Monday to be holding for a second day, as authorities planned to release up to 2,000 insurgents held by security forces.

Singaporean cooks up Eid feast for migrant workers in lockdown

Singaporean cooks up Eid feast for migrant workers in lockdown

As Muslims around the world celebrate Eid al-Fitr to mark the end of the fasting month, thousands of migrant workers in Singapore have had to spend the holiday in quarantine because of outbreaks of the novel coronavirus

Aspire Zone Foundation virtually celebrates Eid al-Fitr under Covid-19 restrictions

Aspire Zone Foundation virtually celebrates Eid al-Fitr under Covid-19 restrictions

In order to celebrate Eid al-Fitr, the management of Aspire Zone Foundation (AZF) invited the staff to join them for an E-Majlis on Sunday to connect in these challenging times online and to exchange Eid wishes.

Al Khor Municipality conducts surprise inspections at food facilities

Al Khor Municipality conducts surprise inspections at food facilities

Al Khor and Al Thakhira Municipality's Health Control Section has intensified inspection campaigns on the food facilities and outlets

Sidra announces Pharmacy and Supply Store schedule

Sidra announces Pharmacy and Supply Store schedule

Sidra Medicine has announced the schedule of its Pharmacy and Supply Store during Eid al-Fitr. The information is available here on the Sidra Medicine website.

General Directorate of Passports announces Eid timings

General Directorate of Passports announces Eid timings

The General Directorate of Passports at the Ministry of Interior (MoI) has announced working hours during the Eid al-Fitr holiday, from May 19 to 28.

QC congratulates leadership, people in Qatar on Eid al-Fitr

QC congratulates leadership, people in Qatar on Eid al-Fitr

Qatar Charity (QC) has extended its congratulations and wishes to the Qatari leadership, government, people, the Arab and Islamic nations, and all philanthropists

Pvt sector to have 3 days of Eid holiday

Pvt sector to have 3 days of Eid holiday

The Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs (MADLSA) on Monday said establishments subject to the Labour Law must grant their workers three working days as fully paid holidays

Birth certificates applications suspended during Eid holiday

Birth certificates applications suspended during Eid holiday

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has announced that applications for newborn birth certificates will be suspended at all its offices during the Eid al-Fitr holiday from May 19 Tuesday until May 28 Thursday.

Eid al-Fitr holidays from May 19-28 for govt employees

Eid al-Fitr holidays from May 19-28 for govt employees

Eid al-Fitr holidays for ministries, other government entities and public institutions starts on Tuesday, May 19 and ends on Thursday, May 28