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Qatar Airways in Atlanta: Turf war, controversy rose to mayor's office - Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)

2016-05-31
Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)Qatar Airways in Atlanta: Turf war, controversy rose to mayor's officeAtlanta Journal Constitution (blog)As Qatar Airways prepares to launch its first flights to Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, the mayor of Atlanta has already heralded its coming arrival — and defended his decision to do so. Qatar's new service ... The Atlanta-Doha flights will ...

Persian Gulf slowdown trapping foreign workers with debt - The Denver Post

2016-05-31
Persian Gulf slowdown trapping foreign workers with debtThe Denver PostDOHA, Qatar — The economic slowdown gripping countries across the Persian Gulf can be seen in layoffs, slowed construction projects and government cutbacks. For the millions of foreign workers drawn by brighter job prospects, it can have a far-darker ...and more »

Swiss luxury watch exhibition opens in Hamad International Airport - eTurboNews

2016-05-17
eTurboNewsSwiss luxury watch exhibition opens in Hamad International AirporteTurboNewsDOHA, Qatar – Qatar Duty Free's luxury watch fair will showcase more than 600 internationally acclaimed timepieces in Hamad International Airport, Doha, throughout May and June providing the very best in reliable timepieces for watch enthusiasts and ...QDF showcases world's top watch brandsGulf Timesall 3 news articles »

Tokyo Narita, Shenzhen Bao'an, Chubu Centrairm Heathrow and other top airports - The Australian

2016-05-30
The AustralianTokyo Narita, Shenzhen Bao'an, Chubu Centrairm Heathrow and other top airportsThe AustralianHamad International Airport, Doha, Qatar: With the Middle East fast becoming a hub for international transits, Doha recently opened Hamad International Airport, a huge, undulating structure built to resemble the waves of the Arabian Gulf. Design firm ...and more »

First foreign airline to fly A380 to Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport in China - eTurboNews

2016-05-08
eTurboNewsFirst foreign airline to fly A380 to Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport in ChinaeTurboNewsDaily flights on board the world's largest commercial aircraft will begin July 1, 2016 from Hamad International Airport in Doha, Qatar, to Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport. Passengers travelling to and from Guangzhou on Qatar Airways QR874 and ...Qatar Airways blames Airbus for reduction in flight frequenciesDaily SabahQatar Airways reveals first A380 destination in ChinaTravel Daily Media (press release) (registration) (blog)all 28 news articles »

Qatar Today honours al-Attiyah - Gulf Times

2016-05-31
Qatar Today honours al-AttiyahGulf TimesThe other recipients of the special awards are Dr Mohamed Nasser al-Qahtani, deputy CEO of Al Meera - Businessman of the Year; Yousuf Mohamed al-Jaida, Qatar Financial Centre - Best CEO of the Year; Hamad International Airport - Vision Builder; Gulf ...and more »

Abu Dhabi International Airport reports 63500 cargo tonnage in April - STAT Times (registration)

2016-05-30
STAT Times (registration)Abu Dhabi International Airport reports 63500 cargo tonnage in AprilSTAT Times (registration)May 30,2016: At Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH), cargo tonnage totaled 63,500 in April 2016. It also reported a 4.8 percent increase in passenger traffic for April 2016, compared to the same month last year. A total of 1,960,946 people traveled ...and more »

New airport elevates city's profile in trade, tourism - Shanghai Daily (subscription)

2016-05-29
New airport elevates city's profile in trade, tourismShanghai Daily (subscription)CHENGDU Tianfu International Airport, whose construction started on May 27, will make Chengdu the only city in central and western China that has two international airports, or the third in the Chinese mainland. The second airport underscores the ...and more »

HMSHost International Expands in Middle East with its First Airport F&B Outlets in Doha and New Outlets in Abu Dhabi - AviationPros.com

2016-05-03
HMSHost International Expands in Middle East with its First Airport F&B Outlets in Doha and New Outlets in Abu DhabiAviationPros.comSchiphol, May 3nd 2016 – HMSHost International, a world leader in travel dining, is expanding its presence in the Middle East through a new partnership with Hamad International Airport in Doha, Qatar, and an agreement with existing partner Abu Dhabi ...and more »

Oman Air Introduces A330s On Doha Route - The FINANCIAL

2016-05-30
Oman Air Introduces A330s On Doha RouteThe FINANCIAL... increasing the size of its fleet to 70 aircraft by 2020, Oman Air is unveiling a range of exciting new destinations, increased frequencies and expanded capacity on established routes, and improved connections at its home base of Muscat ...and more »