Subsidised sheep sale for Eid Al Adha begins Jul 28, 2020 0 9585 12345 QNADohaThe sale of subsidised sheep to citizens for Eid Al Adha festivities began on Monday under the initiative launched by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MoCI), in cooperation with the Ministry of Municipality and Environment and the Widam Food Company.The sale is within the framework of the joint national initiative to encourage local production, subsidise sheep meat prices and create a balance in supply and demand that contributes to reducing price in the markets.Starting from Monday, sheep will be sold at subsidised prices until August 2 — the third day of Eid Al Adha.In a statement, the MoCI said it was agreed with the Widam Food Company to provide approximately 12,000 heads of Arab sheep, 3,000 local and 9,000 Syrian sheep, to be sold at subsidised and discounted prices for citizens at QR1,000 for the local sheep (35 kg and more) and QR 950 for Syrian sheep (45 kg or more).The sale will take place at Widam slaughterhouses in Al Wakrah, Al Shamal, Al Khor, Al Mazroua and Al Sheehaniya.This initiative targets Qatari citizens only who should present their ID card to complete the sale, the buyer must be at least 20 years old. Only one head of sheep is allowed in to order to reach the target group.The ministry called on citizens to adhere to precautionary and preventive measures to limit the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in order to preserve the health and safety of all members of society.Sale will continue until August 2● Local sheep (35kg and more) to be sold at QR1,000● Syrian sheep (45 kg and more) to be sold at QR950● Widam Food Company to provide 12,000 heads of Arab sheep, 3,000 local and 9,000 Syrian sheep● Citizens must present their ID card to complete the sale● A buyer must be at least 20 years old● One head for each buyer RELATED ARTICLES Phase III of reopening begins today Jul 28, 2020 0 13713 Amir grants Al Wajbah Decoration to outgoing German ambassador Jul 28, 2020 0 4348 Qatar confirms plan to bid for 2032 Olympics Jul 28, 2020 0 7426 Al Bayt Stadium achieves 5-star sustainability rating Al Bayt Stadium has become the second FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 tournament venue to achieve a five-star sustainability rating. The 60,000-capacity stadium in the northern city of Al Khor, which will host the opening .. We plan to expand the tourism sector: QA chief Tribune News Network Doha Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive Akbar Al Baker has said that Qatar is planning to expand the tourism sector and there will be many investment opportunities. “We have massive tourism .. QU accepts 3,700 students for Fall 2020 Qatar University has accepted 3,700 students for the 2020 Fall semester. All Qatari students who submitted and met the accepted admission criteria at the university have been accepted. The number of students who .. 304 more recover from COVID-19 Qatar on Monday recorded 292 new COVID-19 cases and 304 recoveries, according to the Ministry of Public Health. With this, active cases in Qatar declined from 3,116 on Sunday to 3,104 on Monday. The number of total ..