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Qatar ports register robust expansion in September

Qatar ports register robust expansion in September

Qatar’s multiple growth engines appear to have ignited as the general cargo and container movement as well as handling of building materials through Hamad, Doha and Al Ruwais ports witnessed robust expansion year-on-year this September

Cargo handling through Qatar's 3 ports more than triples in April

Cargo handling through Qatar's 3 ports more than triples in April

The general cargo handling through Qatar's three ports – Hamad, Doha and Al Ruwais – more than tripled year-on-year in April 2020 amid challenges owing to Covid-19 that has already destabilised global maritime industry.

Coronavirus screening for all ships at Qatari ports

Coronavirus screening for all ships at Qatari ports

Mwani Qatar has announced the commencement procedures for the detection and examination of all ships calling at Hamad Port, Ruwais Port and Doha Port

Jewel of the Seas' maiden call gives a fillip to Qatar’s cruise tourism

Jewel of the Seas' maiden call gives a fillip to Qatar’s cruise tourism

The Jewel of the Seas, a mega ship operated by US-based cruise liner Royal Caribbean International, made its maiden call on Doha Port Wednesday.

Doha emerges as regional cruise hub

Doha emerges as regional cruise hub

Costa Diadema, the fleet flagship of leading Italian company Costa Cruises, docked at Doha Port for the first time Wednesday, marking the first of 16 turnaround calls

Doha Port welcomes luxury cruise liner Marella Discovery

Doha Port welcomes luxury cruise liner Marella Discovery

Doha Port welcomed luxury cruise liner Marella Discovery on her maiden call to Qatar, Mwani Qatar tweeted on Sunday.

Cruise season kicks off with launch of new passenger terminal at Doha Port

Cruise season kicks off with launch of new passenger terminal at Doha Port

The 2019/2020 cruise season kicked off on Tuesday with the inauguration of a new passenger terminal at Doha Port and the arrival of mega ship TUI Mein Schiff 5, highlighting Qatar’s fourth and largest cruise tourism season.

Dredging completed, Doha Port ready to receive more cruise ships

Dredging completed, Doha Port ready to receive more cruise ships

The Ministry of Transport and Communications (MOTC) has completed the dredging works at Doha Port as part of its redevelopment project.

Costa Mediterranea makes maiden voyage to Qatar

Costa Mediterranea makes maiden voyage to Qatar

Costa Mediterranea’s arrival at Doha Port on Wednesday marked the Italian cruise ship’s maiden voyage to Qatar, bringing 3,700 passengers and crew members to the country’s shores.

Cruise ship MSC Lirica calls on Doha Port

Cruise ship MSC Lirica calls on Doha Port

Cruise ship MSC Lirica sailed into Doha Port on its fifth trip during the ongoing 2018/’19 season, carrying a total of 1,985 passengers and 737 crew members, Mwani Qatar tweeted Sunday

German mega ship AIDA Prima makes maiden call at Doha Port

German mega ship AIDA Prima makes maiden call at Doha Port

German mega ship AIDA Prima, which can carry 4,250 passengers and crew, made its first of eight calls at Doha Port Wednesday, further boosting Qatar’s cruise tourism sector.

Indian naval ship Tarangini on visit to Qatar

Indian naval ship Tarangini on visit to Qatar

INS Tarangini, the first sail training ship of the Indian Navy would arrive at Doha Port Saturday on a three-day visit to Qatar.