Shura okays amended draft law on press, publications Jun 30, 2020 0 6564 12345 The Shura Council has recommended amending five articles in the draft law for regulating the press, publications, publishing, media activities and the arts and approved it as amended.The Shura Council, chaired by Speaker HE Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al Mahmoud, on Monday met to discuss the draft law by the Joint Committee formed by the Legal and Legislative Affairs Committee and the Information and Cultural Affairs Committee on the draft law. The draft law has 74 articles distributed in 12 chapters. It includes provisions related to the regulation of the press, media, publishing houses, circulation and distribution of publications, cinemas and theaters, artistic production, private broadcasting stations, advertising and public relations activities and media services offices. (QNA) RELATED ARTICLES Stimulus package helps companies pay salaries Jun 30, 2020 0 7799 FM, Iranian counterpart review ties Jun 30, 2020 0 3751 Katara makes necessary arrangements for beach reopening Jun 30, 2020 0 6635 MME sanitises parks, cleans beaches The Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) has announced that all public parks will be open for public from Wednesday in line with the second phase of lifting COVID-19 restrictions. The MME has stepped up efforts .. ‘Enough hospital beds, ICUs key to success of our COVID-19 response’ QNA Doha Minister of Public Health HE Dr Hanan Mohamed Al Kuwari has praised the commendable work done by COVID-19 System Wide Incident Command Committee (SWICC) in limiting the spread of the virus. “At the beginning of .. Amir congratulates president of Malawi QNA Doha His Highness The Amir of State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani on Monday sent a cable of congratulations to President Lazarus Chakwera on the occasion of his swearing-in as President of the Republic of .. 299 more mosques to reopen on July 1 The Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs will reopen 299 more mosques under second phase of gradual lifting of COVID-19 restrictions from July 1. “Following the procedures of second phase for reopening mosques .. Restaurants to resume operations in some tourist areas from July 1 Tribune News Network Doha Restaurants in some tourist areas will be allowed to resume their operations following certain precautionary measures as part of the Phase II of the gradual lifting of COVID-19 restrictions ..