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First mega cruise ship set to dock at Doha Port

First mega cruise ship set to dock at Doha Port

A mega cruise ship carrying more than 3,000 passengers and 1,300 crew members will dock at Doha Port on Wednesday, the Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) has said.

Hamad Port to start full operations from December 1

Hamad Port to start full operations from December 1

Qatar’s multi-billion dollar state-of-the-art Hamad Port will start full operations on December 1, the Ministry of Transport and Communications has announced.

Doha Port welcomes Azamara Journey, second cruise ship of the season

Doha Port welcomes Azamara Journey, second cruise ship of the season

More than 700 passengers of the luxury cruise ship Azamara Journey visited Doha as the vessel berthed at the Doha Port for a day as part of their 10-day trip in the Gulf region.

The World comes to Doha

The World comes to Doha

The largest private residential ship on the planet, "The World", docked at Doha Port on Tuesday, marking the start of Qatar’s 2016/2017 cruise season.

QR2bn renovation works at Doha port next year

QR2bn renovation works at Doha port next year

Infrastructure development and renovation works worth around QR2bn would be taken up at Doha Port in the second quarter of 2017, HE the Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Seif Ahmed al-Sulaiti said on Monday.

Shift to Hamad Port: Companies yet to get notice

Shift to Hamad Port: Companies yet to get notice

Companies operating out of Doha Port are yet to receive a formal notice from port or customs authorities on the start of general cargo operations at the new Hamad Port on October 15, inquiries have found.

Son of drug lord "El Chapo" could be among Mexico kidnapped

Son of drug lord "El Chapo" could be among Mexico kidnapped

A son of Mexican drug lord Joaquin "Chapo" Guzman could be among a group of people kidnapped from a restaurant in the Pacific Mexican tourist resort of Puerto Vallarta, the state attorney general said on Tuesday.

8 killed in Thane building crash

8 killed in Thane building crash

Eight persons from two families were killed when an old, two-storey building collapsed yesterday in Maharashtra’s Thane district, an official said.

QU president elaborates on institute’s new endeavours

QU president elaborates on institute’s new endeavours

Qatar University (QU) inaugurated the new academic year yesterday with the Annual Convocation in which QU President Prof Sheikha Abdulla ...

May Queen Ball to be held today

May Queen Ball to be held today

Indian actor Aftab Shivdasani has arrived in Qatar to crown the 13th May Queen.

Shell shut out as Africa gas trove lures Asian firms

Shell shut out as Africa gas trove lures Asian firms

Asian state-owned oil companies are making inroads in the contest for East Africa’s energy reserves...