Qatar Farms programme sees 318% rise in sale of vegetables May 26, 2019 0 262 12345 The second edition of Qatar Farms programme has seen a whopping 318 percent increase in the sales of locally-grown vegetables as compared to the first season. In the second season, about 8,226 tonnes of locally-grown vegetable were sold as compared to 1,969 tonnes during the first season. The Qatar Farms programme is being implemented by the Ministry of Municipality and Environment and Ministry of Commerce and Industry for the marketing of local vegetables. It aims to provide Qatari farmers with the opportunity to display their vegetables in various consumer complexes at reasonable prices. (TNN) RELATED ARTICLES Baladna to launch condensed milk by year-end: Official May 26, 2019 0 1996 Attiyah visits Nyutabaru Air Base in Japan May 26, 2019 0 594 US troop deployment to Middle East a threat to international peace: Iran May 26, 2019 0 635 Saudi continues to politicise Hajj and Umrah pilgrimage: AHW Tribune News Network Doha After putting obstacles for pilgrims from Qatar for performing Hajj and Umrah, Saudi Arabia is now doing the same with the pilgrims from Yemen and Morocco. The International Commission to Watch .. Amir greets Indian PM QNA Doha The Amir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani held a telephone conversation with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to congratulate him on his Bharatiya Janata Party’s win in the recent elections in India. The Amir .. Al Khor Hospital to set up diabetes centre soon Tribune News Network Doha Al Khor Hospital is working to set up a diabetes centre soon to serve patients with diabetes. Once the centre opens, patients with diabetes seeking medical care in Al Khor area will be treated at ..