Jordan on Monday reopened its main border crossing with war-torn Syria, a key Middle East trade route, after a three year closure, an AFP photographer reported.
Hamad Port has acquired 28% of the trade volume in the Middle East, based on 2017 figures, HE the Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Seif Ahmed al-Sulaiti has said.
Qatar is the "most open country" in the Middle East and the eighth most open in the world in terms of visa facilitation, said Hassan Abdulrahman al-Ibrahim, acting chairman, Qatar Tourism Authority.
The Middle East will account for 132 aircraft deliveries this year, says the International Air Transport Association (IATA), which is a clear sign of the region’s increasing passenger traffic in both the domestic and international segments.
In one of the most forceful and passionate speeches made before the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly, His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani gave a vivid picture of the aspirations of Qatar for a peaceful and prosperous Middle East,
President Donald Trump announced in May that Washington was pulling out of the deal, which lifted international sanctions against Tehran in exchange for restrictions on Iran's nuclear activities.
More than 15 universities are participating in a three-day event organised by Education Malaysia and My Aspiration.
Qatar Airways among the top five airlines ranked by scheduled freight tonne kilometres flown, according to IATA.
MERS is thought to be carried by camels and comes from the same family as the coronavirus.
The heads of 17 of the 622 British-Qatari companies told May that working in Doha meant they were discriminated against by neighbours of the Gulf state.