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QITCOM 2017 Conference to Focus on Smart Technology for Sustainable Development
Tuesday, February 7, 2017

The Conference at QITCOM 2017, part of Qatar’s biggest digital event, will focus on the transformational power of technology to improve quality of life and promote sustainable economic growth.

HE The Minister Inaugurates Forum for Coordinators of Bodies Concerned with the Implementation of the National Traffic Safety Strategy
Monday, February 6, 2017

HE Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Saif Ahmed Al Sulaiti delivered a speech today at the 3rd forum for Coordinators of the bodies concerned with the implementation of the Qatar National Traffic Safety Strategy (NTSS).

New Company to Manage and Operate HIA
Sunday, February 5, 2017

The Executive Board of Directors of Qatar Airways Group has announced the establishment of a new company to manage and operate Hamad International Airport (HIA), as an independent entity owned by Qatar Airways Group.

Mwani Qatar Announces First Direct Service Between Doha, Shanghai
Sunday, January 29, 2017

Qatar Ports Management Company (Mwani Qatar) Saturday announced the launch of the first ever regular direct service between Hamad Port and Shanghai Mwani Qatar said in a statement today that the new direct service comes as part of the Ministry of Transport and Communications' ambitious strategy, aiming to promote Hamad Port regionally and internationally. 

Qatar, Montenegro Sign Air Transport Agreement
Sunday, January 29, 2017

The State of Qatar and the Republic of Montenegro today signed an air transport agreement, allowing the national carriers of the two countries to perform unlimited number of passenger and cargo flights, with full transport rights.

The Agreement was signed in Doha, at the Ministry headquarters, by HE Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Saif Ahmed Al Sulaiti and his Montenegrin counterpart, Minister of Transport and Maritime Affairs Osman Nurković.

QITCOM 2017 to take place from 6 to 8 March 2017
Tuesday, January 24, 2017

QITCOM 2017 is managed by the Ministry of Transport and Communications under the theme: ‘Qatar - Towards a Smart Future.’

Minister of Transport and Communications Meets UNESCO’s General Conference President
Thursday, January 19, 2017

HE Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Saif Ahmed Al Sulaiti met here Thursday with Mr Stanley Mutumba Simataa, President of the General Conference of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).

The two officials exchanged views on topics of common interest and discussed Qatar’s continuing support for UNESCO.

Minister Launches CRA’s Automated Spectrum Monitoring & Frequency Management Systems
Tuesday, January 17, 2017

The two milestone systems initiated by the (CRA) to ensure effective and seamless management and monitoring of the radio spectrum usage in Qatar.

MOTC Organizes Workshop for IT Managers on Government Leadership in the Information Age
Sunday, January 15, 2017

The Ministry of Transport and Communications today held a workshop on “Government Leadership in the Information Age”.

MOTC, Supreme Judiciary Council Sign MoU to Electronically Develop Courts In Qatar
Monday, January 9, 2017

Ministry of Transport and Communications (MOTC) and the Supreme Judiciary Council signed an MoU to modernize and develop courts in Qatar electronically.

Fourth Edition of QITCOM Exhibition and Conference To Take Place 6-8 March 2017
Saturday, January 7, 2017

The Ministry of Transport and Communications is to held the fourth edition of QITCOM Exhibition and Conference during 6-8 March 2017 under the theme ‘Qatar Towards a Smarter Future”.

Hamad International Airport Awarded 5-Star Airport Rating
Thursday, January 5, 2017

Hamad International Airport (HIA) today joined the top tier of global airports becoming the sixth airport in the world to receive the ‘5-Star Airport’ designation by Skytrax.