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HIA passenger capacity to reach 55mn with North Node completion: Al-Baker

HIA passenger capacity to reach 55mn with North Node completion: Al-Baker

Hamad International Airport (HIA) is building its North Node, which will increase the capacity to over 55mn passengers, Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive HE Akbar al-Baker said, detailing the preparations for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022.

Thousands of trees to get a new life at 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar sites

Thousands of trees to get a new life at 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar sites

Thousands of trees from public spaces under construction and private owners will be given a new life at 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar sites in the coming years, according to the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC).

HIA's major expansion to start this year: Al-Baker

HIA's major expansion to start this year: Al-Baker

A major expansion to enhance the Hamad International Airport’s annual capacity to more than 65mn passengers will start this year, Qatar Airways Group chief executive Akbar al-Baker has said.

QGP will complete genome sequencing in three phases

QGP will complete genome sequencing in three phases

The Qatar Genome Programme (QGP) will complete the genome sequencing in three phases, a top official has revealed.

Ex-soldier regrets bid to rescue migrant girl

Ex-soldier regrets bid to rescue migrant girl

A former British soldier who goes on trial in France next week after being caught trying to smuggle a child from a French migrant camp into Britain said he felt he had to do something to help those caught up in last year’s refugee crisis.