Two mega cruise ships arrived in Doha on consecutive days -- Thursday and Wednesday -- as part of the ongoing cruise season.
QTA noted that MSC Splendida, the second member of the MSC Cruises family to visit Doha, is scheduled to make four more calls throughout the 2017/18 cruise season.
Doha Port on Wednesday will receive MSC Splendida, the largest ship to call on the port during the 2017-18 cruise season, Qatar Ports Management Company (Mwani Qatar) has announced.
Mwani Qatar, operator of the state’s commercial and touristic ports, said the cruise season will see the arrival of 21 cruise ships at the Doha Port.
The Maersk Taurus is the most recent vessel to arrive at Hamad Port from the Port of Salalah in Dhofar, the largest port in Oman, Qatar Ports Management Company (Mwani Qatar) has said in its Twitter account.
Qatar Ports Management Company (Mwani Qatar) is seeking to enhance cooperation and investment opportunities with Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone, the main developer and operator of ports in India.
Hamad Port has succeeded in breaking the siege imposed on Qatar since June 5 with the opening of five new shipping lines under the direction of the Ministry of Transport and Communications and in co-operation with partners.
Qatar Ports Management Company (MWANI Qatar) on Thursday signed an agreement with Malaysian shipbuilding companies in the presence of HE Minister of Transport and Communications, Jassim Saif Ahmed Al-Sulaiti , who is currently visiting Malaysia.
Qatar Ports Management Company (Mwani Qatar) in cooperation with its partners has inaugurated five new direct service lines between Hamad Port and a number of ports in the region and beyond in less than 20 days.