Doha | The Capital
Doha is Qatar’s largest city and its capital, with over 60% of the nation’s population residing in Doha or its surrounding suburbs, and is also the economic centre of the country. It is also one of the municipalities of Qatar.
Doha also serves as the seat of government of Qatar. Doha is home to the Education City, an area devoted to research and education.
The city of Doha held the 2006 Asian Games, which was the largest Asian Games ever held. Doha also hosted the 2011 Pan Arab Games and most of the games at the 2011 AFC Asian Cup.
Most notably Doha will host a large number of the venues for the 2022 FIFA World Cup. For further information about Qatar
Please visit the Qatar National Tourism Council website..
If you are a National from the following list of 33 countries you do not need to apply for a visa before coming to Doha as you can simply get a tourist visa at the airport upon arrival.
List of Countries: Andorra, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brunei, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Iceland, Italy, Ireland, Japan, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Vatican, United Kingdom, USA.
The cost is QAR 100 (about 20€), which must be paid by credit/debit card, and the tourist visa will last for 30 days. It is a very simple procedure and should not take longer than a few minutes at the airport when you show your passport to the entry clearance officer at the border.
If you do not come from one of the 33 countries listed above and are not from the gulf region then please get in touch with us either by using the form or emailing us at the contact details provided in the contact page of this website. We will then guide and advise you on the best procedure.
Nationals of Gulf area countries do not need any special procedure for an entry visa to Doha, Qatar.
Please visit the official Ministry of Interior Website…
Travel | Accommodation
Events in Focus have been appointed as the Official Partner for Travel & Accommodation for QMED 2015!
A market leader in accommodation, travel and on-site management for worldwide events, Events in Focus offers competitive rates at a wide range of hotels in Doha including transfers, meet and greet, organising private functions and dinners during QMED.
For accommodation you are guaranteed:
— Instant confirmation of your hotel booking.
— Guarantee your reservation and pay on departure – no prepayment required.
— Flexible payment and cancellation terms.
Due to the high demand for hotel accommodation for this event we are advising exhibitors and visitors to make their booking early. To search for hotels that have made special arrangements with QMED. In order to book, please visit the following page here.