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JV of French companies to operate Doha Metro, Lusail Tram

JV of French companies to operate Doha Metro, Lusail Tram

A joint venture partnership of the French company Keolis and infrastructure asset management specialist, (RATP Régie Autonome des Transports Parisiens, which is the State owned public transport ...

Italy moves to fine Ryanair over flight chaos

Italy moves to fine Ryanair over flight chaos

Italy's competition watchdog on Monday initiated non-compliance proceedings against Ryanair that could see the airline fined up to five million euros ($6 million)over its recent waves of cancellations.

Iran inaugurates new Indian Ocean port

Iran inaugurates new Indian Ocean port

Iran inaugurated a long-awaited new port at Chabahar in the southeast Sunday, which it is hoped will be a major new trade hub linking India and Africa with Central Asia.

Milaha launches direct feeder service between Sri Lanka, Bangladesh

Milaha launches direct feeder service between Sri Lanka, Bangladesh

Milaha, a Qatar-based maritime transport and logistics conglomerate, has announced the launch of a direct feeder service between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh.

QSE settles below 7,800 levels on across-the-board selling

QSE settles below 7,800 levels on across-the-board selling

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Wednesday settled below 7,800 levels on an across-the-board selling, particularly in real estate, transport and industrials counters.

Singapore train collision leaves 25 injured

Singapore train collision leaves 25 injured

At least 25 people were injured in a train collision in Singapore on Wednesday, officials said, in the latest incident to hit the troubled metro system.

QSE witnesses strong buying in real estate, insurance, transport

QSE witnesses strong buying in real estate, insurance, transport

Strong buying in real estate, insurance and transport could translate into only a marginal gain on the Qatar Stock Exchange.

Dutch open 'world's first 3D-printed bridge'

Dutch open 'world's first 3D-printed bridge'

Dutch officials toasted on Tuesday the opening of what is being called the world's first 3D-printed concrete bridge, which is primarily meant to be used by cyclists.

Paris experiments with 'car-free day' across the city

Paris experiments with 'car-free day' across the city

Parisians were encouraged to roller-blade, bike or stroll through the City of Light on Sunday for a ‘car-free’ day intended to leave the streets vacant for slower, clean forms of transport.

Former Uber chief names 2 directors, surprises board

Former Uber chief names 2 directors, surprises board

Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick on Friday unilaterally appointed two new members to the board of directors in a surprise move that increased tension within the leadership of the popular ride service.

Mowasalat on a rapid expansion spree

Mowasalat on a rapid expansion spree

Mowasalat, the country's sole ground transport service provider is on an ambition expansion spree, incorporating an array of innovative programmes in its day to today operations.

Ryanair drops bid to buy Italian rival Alitalia

Ryanair drops bid to buy Italian rival Alitalia

Irish no-frills airline Ryanair said Wednesday it was dropping its bid to buy Italian carrier Alitalia, as it struggles with a shortage of pilots that has forced it to cancel thousands of flights.