The gulf nations are known for its strict rules and regulations in every sector. Qatar has now taken a lenient stand by issuing visa free entry to citizens of 80 nations.
Citizens of those countries who wish to visit Qatar will no longer be required to apply or pay for a visa; instead, a multi-entry waiver will be issued free-of-charge at the port of entry, upon presentation of a valid passport with a minimum validity of six months and a confirmed onward or return ticket.
Depending upon the nationality of the visitor, the waiver will be valid up to 180 days or 30 days. Citizens of United Kingdom, United States of America, Canada, Australia, New Zealand or the Schengen countries and the GCC countries viz., Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia & United Arab
Emirates will be able to access this visa free entry. There are no age restrictions for visa-free entry. By passing this bill, Qatar now