Qatar Airways adds more flights to South Asian cap...

Travel Daily, 22 August 2017

Effective 1 September 2017, the Doha-based carrier will expand its Colombo service from four to five flights per day, while the frequency of its Dhaka route will rise from two to three daily flights. All the additional direct daily services will be operated using Qatar Airways’ single-aisle Airbu...

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Qatari economy strong enough to survive blockade: ...

The Peninsula Qatar, 18 August 2017

Qatar’s economy is strong enough to survive on ongoing blockade imposed by the quartet bloc. analysts say.   Since June 5, Saudi Arabia and allies Bahrain, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates shut down air, maritime and land links with Qatar, and imposed economic sanctions.   ...

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More tourists arrive despite siege

The Peninsula Qatar, 16 August 2017

The first half of this year witnessed a growth in the number of tourists visiting Qatar with expectations of an increase in the coming period, especially after the announcement of the exemption of citizens of 80 countries to obtain a visa to enter the country.   Despite the siege imposed on Qat...

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Qatar hotels go green, enhance business operations

Gulf Times, 16 August 2017

Hotels in Qatar are continuously implementing various sustainable practices to reduce carbon footprint, a move that not only helps preserve the environment but also enhances business operations, Katara Hospitality (KH) CEO Hamad Abdulla al-Mulla has said.   “We have significantly increase...

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Asean nations eye Qatar business opportunities

Gulf Times, 14 August 2017

The Association of South East Asian Nations (Asean) is ready to respond to the short-term need for various imports to Qatar, as well as offering long-term opportunity for joint venture or investments in many sectors, Asean Committee in Doha (ACD) chairman and Thailand ambassador Soonthorn Chaiyindeepum has ...

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Qatar, Turkey Strengthen Economic Ties With 15 New...

Albawaba, 14 August 2017

Al-Sharqi receives a token of recognition from Shakler during the Qatari business delegation’s visit to Turkey recently.   Qatari and Turkish companies have signed 15 cooperation agreements during a visit of a Qatari trade delegation to the cities of Izmir and Istanbul in Turkey from Augu...

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Blockade opens new opportunities for hospitality s...

Gulf Times, 09 August 2017

New markets, different partnerships, and fresh opportunities have opened for the hospitality sector in Qatar following the economic blockade imposed by the Saudi-led bloc, Katara Hospitality CEO Hamad Abdulla al-Mulla has told Gulf Times.   “Our properties have adjusted to meet the new de...

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UAE and Bahrain grant Qatar Airways new routes

Aljazeera, 09 August 2017

Qatar calls it a 'great success' as planes registered in the country gain some access after over two months of blockade.   Qatar Airways can now access a new route over international waters in the Gulf controlled by the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain, the world aviation agency announc...

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Hotels and resorts in Qatar explore new markets

The Peninsula Qatar, 08 August 2017

    The ongoing blockade imposed on Qatar has provided hotels and resorts in the country fresh opportunities to explore new markets, helping them to weather the negative impact of the siege.   Shifting their focus towards Kuwait, Oman and the local market as well as other fore...

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Qataris urged to invest in agriculture

Gulf Times , 08 August 2017

A Qatari farm owner has urged compatriot entrepreneurs to invest in agriculture, particularly in hydroponics (the method of growing plants without soil, using mineral nutrient solutions in a water solvent), which he described as “a good and healthy” business.   Citing hydroponics as...

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