Japan Awards Order of the Rising Sun to Former Qatari Ambassador
HE Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe awarded (the Order of the Rising Sun - Gold and Silver Star) to HE Yousef Mohamed Bilal, the former Ambassador of the State of Qatar to Japan, in recognition of his great contribution to strengthening relations between Qatar and Japan. This took place at a ceremony held at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo.
Mongolian Authorities Grant Qatari Citizens Visas on Arrival
An official from the Department of Consular Affairs at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs stated that the Mongolian authorities, decided to grant citizens of the State of Qatar visas on arrival valid for one month, effective starting May 15, taking into account a number of requirements which are filling a visa application at the airport, valid passport (for a period not less than six months), recent personal pictures (4.5 x 3.5 size), copy of the ticket, a copy of the hotel reservation and visa fee receipt.