Maersk Line has recommenced the shipment of cargo into Qatar after briefly suspending Doha-bound shipments last week, the shipping line announced in a customer advisory.
The Ocean Alliance shipping partnership has launched its first direct service to Hamad Port in Qatar, with the container ship CMA CGM Uruguay docking this week.
The Doha Metro will be one of the fastest driverless train systems in the world and will be the fastest in the region; able to reach 100 km per hour, it was announced this week.
Qatar Airways Cargo has launched a freighter service to Phnom Penh, focusing mostly on Cambodia’s garments business, which accounts for about 80 percent of the country’s exports.
Hundreds of passengers on Thursday were transferred to another aircraft after a Doha-bound Qatar Airways aircraft hit a bird while it was attempting to take-off.
Qatar’s Hamad Port to become fully operational this week while Doha Port winds down and all container ships go to the new port near Mesaieed.
Siemens has won a US$12.4 million contract to help power Qatar’s new Hamad Port with a sizeable energy management package.
Port to be redeveloped into main Qatar cruise terminal as part of plans to boost tourism.
Qatar Airways Cargo has announced that it will add an additional weekly freighter service between Doha and Budapest, bringing the total weekly flights to three.
There are reports that a Qatar Airways plane has had to make an emergency landing at Istanbul’s Ataturk International Airport due to an engine fire that erupted shortly after take-off.
Qatar Airways Cargo plans to expand into three key new markets and is launching a new portfolio of air freight solutions, the first of which will be QR Live.
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