Qatar visa e-portal launched Nov 12, 2019 0 1033 12345 Meriam JellitiDohaThe Ministry of Interior (MoI) on Monday launched an e-portal to issue visas for those interested in visiting the country.The Qatar visa e-portal will receive visa applications from people around the world to enter the country for major events and for various activities including business and investment.“The initiative of Qatar visa e-portal is to facilitate the accessibility and application process for more than 90 nationalities and ease their way into Qatar,” Director of Visa Support Services Dept at MoI Major Abdullah Khalifa al Mohannadi said at a press conference on Monday.Qatar visa e-portal, through Hukoomi login, will be comprehensive for all visas with a focus on events that are held in the country. He said visas will be issued within 48 hours from the date of receipt of the application, if it meets all the required conditions.Muhannadi said the visitors’ arrival to Qatar is growing rapidly thanks to diverse programmes that the country has embraced, including enabling citizens of more than 80 countries to obtain immediate visas upon entering Hamad International Airport, which made Qatar among the most open countries in the world.The e-portal will help increase the economic growth of the country and in the first phase, the service will be limited to visa applications from outside Qatar, for those wishing to attend various events.The portal contains a special section of events containing all the details of events held in the country, allowing people to see all the events and stay informed of the ongoing events in Qatar.He said people can follow the application for e-visa service through Qatar visa portal platform, as well as it allows applicants to obtain a visa to visit Qatar and attend events hosted by the state.He said an applicant can apply for visa within 90 days and at least four days before travel. The passport must be valid for at least six months from the date of entry into Qatar. This service cannot be used to obtain a visa for children registered with their parents’ passports.Regarding Qatar Visa Centers, Mohannadi said Qatar currently has more than 14 visa centres operating in six countries. More than 140,000 visas have been issued since the beginning of its work, pointing to the growth and increasing rate of services provided at these centers, especially with the number of applicants reaching 1800 in Qatar visa centers daily. He said the next Qatar Visa Center will be opened in Tunisia. RELATED ARTICLES Amir meets Norway Crown Prince Nov 12, 2019 0 1299 PM attends QAFCO’s golden jubilee celebrations Nov 12, 2019 0 899 Qatar’s 1st pilot water-saving greenhouse launched Nov 12, 2019 0 945 Qatari farm products fest to help boost self-sufficiency kicks off Qatari Farm Products Festival, which aims to support the owners of national farms by introducing their products in major shopping malls to expand the venues selling local products, kicked off at Lulu Mall in Al Gharafa on .. Shura Council forms five committees QNA Doha The Shura Council has praised the speech of the Amir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani at the opening of the 48th ordinary session of the Council last Tuesday. Prasing the speech, the council members said it was .. Doha set to host GOPAC in December Shura Council Speaker HE Ahmed bin Abdulla bin Zaid al Mahmoud on Monday met ambassadors and heads of diplomatic missions accredited to Qatar in preparations for the convening of the 7th Global Organization of ..