DOHA: The immigration department (General Directorate of Border Passports and Expatriates Affairs) will remain open today and tomorrow from 8am until 12 noon.
The department announced its work timings as the government yesterday declared a two-day holiday to mark Qatar’s National Day.
The traffic department will also be open from 8am to 12 noon today and tomorrow, Qatar News Agency (QNA) reported.
The Criminal Evidence and Information Department and the various service centres of the Ministry of Interior will also have similar work timings as above on these two days.
The traffic investigation section, on the other hand, will remain open round-the-clock.
All the ministries, other government offices, authorities and public institutions will be closed for the National Day today and tomorrow, the Emiri Diwan
The Qatari bourse (Qatar Exchange) will also be closed for trading for two days, and trading will resume on Sunday — Friday and Saturday being the weekly days off.