Information about Qatar
Population: 885.359 inhab. (2007)
Capital: Doha 550.700 (2005)
Official Languages: arabic
The flag carrier of Qatar is Qatar Airways (QR)
Main cities: Doha, Al Wakrah, Al Jumaliyah, Al Khawr
According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of Qatar in your country of residence, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.
In addition to passport and visa, if you plan to travel to Qatar, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in Qatar - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial Practices
Currency: Riyal (QAR)
Time Zone: (GMT+3)
Vaccination data up to july 2012:
- Obligatory vaccines: None
- Recommended vaccines: Hepatitis A, Tetanus-diphtheria, Pertussis, MMR vaccine.