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Qatar, Moldova sign “Open” Air Services Agreement
Monday, November 28, 2016

The State of Qatar represented by the Civil Aviation Authority has signed on Sunday (Nov, 27) an Air Services Agreement with the Republic of Moldova.

The agreement was signed by H.E. Abdullah bin Nasser Turki Al-Subaey, Chairman of Qatar’s Civil Aviation Authority, and H.E. and HE Sergei Bucataru Deputy Minister of Transport and Roads Infrastructure of the Republic of Moldova.

The “Open Sky” agreement allows designated carriers of both countries to perform air services, with unlimited number of flights (passengers and cargo).

Hamad Port cranes … amongst the most advanced in the world
Sunday, November 27, 2016

The plan for the completion of all Hamad Port phases takes into consideration the latest and most sophisticated industry practices.

The port includes more than 30 different types of cranes that are specially designed to accomplish all required functions and tasks.

Hamad Port’s cranes are highly efficient with carrying capacities for certain cranes reaching 80 tons or two 40-foot containers at the same time.

HE The Minister of Transport and Communications Heads Qatar Delegation to Global Sustainable Transport Conference in Turkmenistan
Saturday, November 26, 2016

Ashgabat – Doha

Minister of Transport and Communications HE Jassim Saif Ahmed Al Sulaiti is in Turkmenistan leading a Qatari delegation to the first-ever UN Global Sustainable Transport Conference.

The November 26-27 forum being held in the Turkmen capital Ashgabat was opened today by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and UN Secretary-General Ban ki-Moon.

Hamad Port will handle 7mn containers a year
Friday, November 25, 2016

The Ministry of Transport and Communication continues its efforts to develop the ports sector, with Hamad Port at the top of priorities.
Hamad Port is an important addition to Qatar Ports and will handle 7mn containers a year once fully operational. It has a general cargo terminal that can handle 1.7mn tonnes of general goods, 1mn tonnes of foodgrains and 500,000 vehicles. It will also have a livestock terminal, a multi-use terminal, an offshore supply base, a coast guard facility, and a port marine unit.

Mada Center Supports the Entrepreneurial Ambitions of People With Disabilities during GEW
Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Mada Center showcases how it is overcoming obstacles faced by people with disabilities through the use of ICT

Digital Incubation Center Takes Part in GEW
Wednesday, November 16, 2016

The Digital Incubation Center has partnered with Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) at the launch of its second edition.

مركز حاضنات الأعمال الرقمية يفوز بجائزة الابداع التكنولوجي لعام 2016
Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Digital Incubation Center (DIC) won the “Tech Innovation Award 2016” at the “Enterprise Agility Awards 2016” organized Monday by Entrepreneur Qatar.

Mowasalat, General Directorate of Traffic Discuss Mitigating the Risks of Transporting Dangerous Goods
Thursday, November 10, 2016

Under the patronage of H.E. Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Saif Ahmed Al Sulaiti, Mowasalat (Karwa) held a workshop .... 

Q-CERT Stages First GCC Cyber Security Drill
Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Qatar represented by the Ministry of Transport and Communications (MoTC)’s Qatar Computer Emergency Response Team (Q-CERT) carried out the First GCC Cyber Security Drill ...

Ministry of Interior Obtains Access Certified Award From Mada Center
Tuesday, November 8, 2016

The Information Systems Department of the Ministry of Interior has obtained the Access Certified Award from Qatar Assistive Technology Centre (Mada) for applying the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines2.0AA...

Hamad Port Wins GORD’s “Sustainability Award 2016” in Light Industry Ports Category
Monday, November 7, 2016

Hamad Port has received the “2016 Sustainability Award” from the Gulf Organization for Research & Development (GORD), “Light Industry Ports” category, for its commitment to adopting sustainability best practices.

HE The Minister Meets with US Ambassador to Qatar
Sunday, November 6, 2016

HE Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Saif Ahmed Al Sulaiti met here Sunday with the US Ambassador to Qatar Dana Shell Smith.