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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.

QTA, Mowasalat join hands to provide tourists better transport services

QTA, Mowasalat join hands to provide tourists better transport services

Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) and Mowasalat have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to further develop tourist transport services, ensuring the growth in cruise tourism demand is matched with flexible and reliable transport services.

QTA signs MoU with German, Italian cruise firms

QTA signs MoU with German, Italian cruise firms

The MoU also includes the possibility of cooperation to build attractive packages and special services dedicated to Costa Cruises and Aida guests.

Mega ship brings more than 4,000 tourists to Qatar

Mega ship brings more than 4,000 tourists to Qatar

QTA noted that MSC Splendida, the second member of the MSC Cruises family to visit Doha, is scheduled to make four more calls throughout the 2017/18 cruise season.

Heartbreak for Qatar as Iraq qualify for Rio Olympics

Heartbreak for Qatar as Iraq qualify for Rio Olympics

More often than not, leaving it late brings on its own perils, but for the fearless it’s only the accompanying thrills that matter: