QC distributes 2,500 meals to expats affected by pandemic Aug 12, 2020 0 5317 12345 Tribune News NetworkDohaQatar Charity (QC) has distributed 2,500 meals to various Asian expatriate families and workers affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The distribution of the meals, in which many volunteers participated, took place in cooperation with the Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs, forums, councils and committees of Asian communities. The meals have benefited the workers and families from Indian, Bangladeshi, Malaysian, Sri Lankan, Nepalese, Filipino, Pakistani and Indonesian communities. The meals were distributed under the supervision of the Qatar Charity Center for Community Development for Asian expatriates (Friend Cultural Center) in many areas of Qatar, including Al Wakrah, Al Rayyan, Mansoura and Al Hilal.As part of its humanitarian and social services provided in the country, Qatar Charity had earlier distributed 13,262 food parcels to various expatriate communities residing in Qatar in cooperation with their embassies, benefiting nearly 53,048 Asian, African and Arab expatriates. Qatar Charity has cooperated with 20 embassies, including those of Kenya, Nepal, the Philippines, Ethiopia, Bangladesh, India, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Mali and Sri Lanka.Qatar Charity had earlier given health bags to workers, in addition to distributing multilingual awareness leaflets and publishing 30 videos in four languages - Arabic, English, Hindi and Pilipino. The embassies thanked Qatar Charity for extending support to their communities in Qatar, which confirms the strength of the relations between their countries and Qatar where people are known with their love to do good and help others, especially in the times of adversity. Pages 1234 RELATED ARTICLES Ministry releases 51,000 seabream fish into Qatari waters Aug 12, 2020 0 6086 DI and University of Houston-Clear Lake sign partnership agreement Aug 12, 2020 0 6642 Beirut blast: Lebanese officials laud Qatar’s constant support Aug 12, 2020 0 6300 Briefs Amir congratulates president of Chad The Amir His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani on Tuesday sent a cable of congratulations to President of Chad Idriss Deby Itno on his country’s Independence Day. (QNA) Deputy .. Qatar Airways to resume 4 weekly flights to Lisbon from August 14 Tribune News Network DOHA Qatar Airways European network rebuild continues with the resumptions of four weekly flights to Lisbon, Portugal from August 14, 2020. The flights will be operated by the airline’s modern, ..