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Ooredoo, HIA thank travellers for taking, sharing pictures

Ooredoo, HIA thank travellers for taking, sharing pictures

The photo booth was open from September 1 to 6 and invited families and friends to take pictures in the booth and then share them on social media.

Train passengers stranded by fires in southern France

Train passengers stranded by fires in southern France

Forest fires east of Marseille have left thousands of travellers stranded across southern France, French rail officials and media reported on Sunday.

Travellers face delays as Barcelona airport security staff strike

Travellers face delays as Barcelona airport security staff strike

Holidaymakers faced delays and long queues at Barcelona's El Prat airport on Friday, the first day of strikes by security staff that may be stepped up in coming weeks.

Qatar Airways to launch 26 'exciting' new destinations

Qatar Airways to launch 26 'exciting' new destinations

Qatar Airways is launching as many as 26 “exciting” new destinations until end-2018, the national carrier said on Tuesday. These include Chiang Mai (Thailand); Rio de Janeiro, San Francisco and Santiago, Chile.

Qatar Airways to launch extra daily flight to Moscow

Qatar Airways to launch extra daily flight to Moscow

Qatar Airways has added extra flights to Moscow, bringing the total to 21 flights per week between Doha and the Russian capital.

Qatar shares jump to cross 9,000 mark

Qatar shares jump to cross 9,000 mark

Ahead of Eid al-Fitr holidays, the Qatar Stock Exchange rebounded strongly to cross the 9,000 level with more than 95% of the traded stocks extending gains and capitalisation expanding about QR15bn.

Interior Ministry issues safety tips for travellers

Interior Ministry issues safety tips for travellers

The Public Relations Department at the Ministry of Interior (MoI) has issued an advisory, titled ‘Have a Pleasant Trip’, in view of the upcoming summer vacation.

Trump asks Supreme Court to reinstate travel ban

Trump asks Supreme Court to reinstate travel ban

President Donald Trump's administration asked the US Supreme Court on Thursday to reinstate its temporary ban on travellers from six Muslim majority nations despite repeated setbacks in the lower courts.

More Heathrow chaos as BA tries to recover from IT crash

More Heathrow chaos as BA tries to recover from IT crash

Thousands of travellers faced further chaos on Sunday as British Airways cancelled around 60 flights from London's Heathrow Airport following an IT system failure.

Qatar Duty Free opens two new restaurants in HIA

Qatar Duty Free opens two new restaurants in HIA

Qatar Duty Free (QDF), in partnership with HMSHost International, has announced the opening of two new restaurants - Burger Federation and Spizzico - in the North Node of Hamad International Airport (HIA).

Norwegian Air takes fares fight to Asia with new route

Norwegian Air takes fares fight to Asia with new route

Low-cost carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle announced its first route linking London and Asia on Thursday, starting a service to Singapore as it seeks a slice of the market for business and leisure travellers on longer haul flights.

Thai police arrest woman over alleged travel scam

Thai police arrest woman over alleged travel scam

Thai police have arrested a woman who is accused of cheating more than 1,000 people who were left stranded at Bangkok's main airport this week, media said.