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Qatar ports record strong growth momentum in first quarter 2021

Qatar ports record strong growth momentum in first quarter 2021

The container and cargo throughput via Hamad, Doha and Al Ruwais ports recorded strong growth momentum in the first quarter (Q1) of 2021, hinting at a rebound in Qatar

An out-of-the-box location to unwind in the city

An out-of-the-box location to unwind in the city

With colourful shipping containers serving as retail outlets and commercial spaces, the recently-opened Box Park near Doha Port is becoming a popular place for many to hang out in.

Hamad, Doha and Al Ruwais ports post robust performance in December

Hamad, Doha and Al Ruwais ports post robust performance in December

A five-fold jump in general cargo and more than doubled handling of building materials, along with robust growth in containers, led Hamad, Doha and Al Ruwais ports witness robust performance in December 2020

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.