Qatar is official known as "State of Qatar". The Emir of Qatar is the head of state in Qatar. Qatar is considered a constitutional monarchy. In 2003, a constitutional referendum was held. According to this referendum, it was voted that Qatar should be a constitutional monarchy. Many people would argue that Qatar is only a constitutional monarchy in name only. Some would say that Qatar is run similar to an absolute monarchy.

There are no elections held in Qatar.

The House of Al Thani is the official residence of the Emir of Qatar.

Political parties are banned in Qatar.

This page was last modified on May 1st, 2018