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Posted On: 18 February 2021 10:21 am
Updated On: 18 February 2021 11:25 am

MOCI reimposes restrictions on organizing weddings and events

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The Ministry of Commerce and Industry decided to re-impose some restrictions on contractors to prepare and organize weddings and events, in line with developments and developments and to complement previous decisions and measures taken by the State of Qatar to preserve the safety and health of citizens and residents and limit the spread of the Coronavirus (Covid-19).

In a statement posted on its Twitter account, the ministry stated that contractors that will prepare and organize weddings and events must do the following:

Contractors of preparing and organizing weddings and events are bound by the precautionary and preventive measures set by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, the Ministry of Public Health, and the Ministry of Interior, as they must apply the following guidelines:

  • Postponing or canceling weddings in closed places, halls and outdoor spaces until further notice, with the exception of weddings held in homes or councils.
  • The presence of the invitees is limited to family members from the husband and wife, with the presence of no more than 10 people in closed places (home or council) and 20 people in the open places in the house.
  • All individuals and parties involved in preparing and organizing weddings must obtain a pre-approval for the establishment of the wedding ceremony through the application (Metrash2).
  • Not to allow employees and invitees to enter except after verifying the color of the health status indicated in the Ehteraz app, and only holders of the green code are allowed entry.
  • Checking and measuring the temperature of all employees and invitees, and only allowing entry to individuals whose temperature is less than 38 degrees Celsius.
  • An undertaking should be made to adhere to the necessary and clear controls, procedures and precautionary measures to regulate the arrival of the invitees, as well as to ensure that these procedures are implemented during the duration of the ceremony.

The Ministry indicated that this decision is subject to amendment and updating according to developments and developments in this regard and that any violation of the provisions of this decision exposes the perpetrators to legal procedures and accountability.

The Ministry also noted that the above decision is subject to amendment and updating according to developments and developments in this regard, and therefore the Ministry of Commerce and Industry calls on all citizens and residents to obtain information from its correct sources, and follow the official pages of the ministry to see the latest news and developments.

Source: Ministry of Commerce and Industry