When starting a business in a new country, one of the most important factors to consider is that country’s tax laws. In fact, for some businesses, tax laws may play a significant role in choosing where to establish their operations. Similarly, some individuals choose to live...

Cancelling your Residence Permit (RP) in Qatar Time to leave Qatar? Whether returning home or moving on somewhere new, leaving Qatar permanently requires a fair amount of planning and organisation. This is not something that can be done overnight! Expats working in Qatar are typically sponsored by...

Applying for a Family Visit Visa or Family Visa in Qatar For international employees looking to bring their family over to Qatar, there are two family visa options to choose from. For short term stays, there is the family visit visa, and for more permanent stays,...

Establishing a Franchise in Qatar With its expanding population and fast-growing economy, Qatar could be thought of as the ideal destination for foreign investors to set up shop. For some, that may mean starting a business, while for others, it may mean investing in a franchise. So,...

Obtaining a Visit Visa on Arrival in Qatar For anyone thinking of visiting Qatar in the short term or the long term, there are certain visa arrangements to consider. For international workers coming to live and work in Qatar on a company sponsored visa, their employers...