Read Saudi Gazette, I guess need-to-know for those who will attend the Doha 2014 FINA World SwimmingÂ Championships (25m)
Qatar has launched a campaign urging tourists and foreign residents to respect the countryâ€™s dress code.
The campaign says a visitor or a resident in Qatar is required to wear â€œdecent clothes.â€
â€œWomen should avoid wearing any garments that are too tight, too short or translucent such as mini-skirts or sleeveless dresses,â€ according to a campaign poster posted on the campaignâ€™s Twitter account @reflect_respect.
The banned attires were shown in a picture Tweeted by the campaign. They also appeared to include short dresses, leggings and shorts.
â€œBoth men and women should also avoid walking around in their swimming suits away from beaches or swimming pools,â€ according to the campaign.