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2014-03-21
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New April 30 soft launch date set for Hamad International Airport - Doha News

2014-04-10
Doha NewsNew April 30 soft launch date set for Hamad International AirportDoha NewsA spokesman for the existing Doha International Airport (DIA) confirmed the move to Doha News this morning, saying more information would be available later today or on Sunday. Circular. Facebook. So far, it appears that budget carriers will be the ...Qatar's Hamad Int'l said to launch passenger ops on April 30ArabianBusiness.comHIA may see soft opening on April 30JustHere Qatarall 3 news articles »

Doha International Airport nears 2m milestone - ArabianBusiness.com

2014-03-30
ArabianBusiness.comDoha International Airport nears 2m milestoneArabianBusiness.comDoha International Airport (DIA) passenger numbers soared 12 percent in February, to almost reach the 2 million milestone. More than 1.98m people passed through the airport in February, 12.45 percent more than the same month in 2013. A statement said ...Doha International Airport reports 12.45% passenger growthZawya (registration)As Qatar awaits new airport, traffic at DIA continues to increaseDoha NewsDoha airport passenger traffic increases by 12.45pc in FebruaryPeninsula On-lineall 6 news articles »

Hamad International Airport (HIA) set for take-off - Travel Daily Media

2014-04-12
Travel Daily MediaHamad International Airport (HIA) set for take-offTravel Daily MediaQatar's Civil Aviation Authority sent out a circular via Facebook to ten airlines on Friday, which read; “Kindly be advised with effect from 11am onwards on 30th April 2014 all your flights in Doha will be landing at the new Hamad International Airport.”.Hamad Intl to start passenger services before MayArabian Supply Chainall 2 news articles »

Qatar Duty Free adds Samsung Galaxy S5 at Doha International Airport - MoodieReport

2014-04-10
MoodieReportQatar Duty Free adds Samsung Galaxy S5 at Doha International AirportMoodieReport... International Airport. Published: 10/04/14. Source: ©The Moodie Report. By Helen Pawson. Print; Email. DOHA. Qatar Duty Free is set to bolster its Samsung product range at Doha International Airport with the addition of the Samsung Galaxy S5 phone.Qatar Duty Free opens Samsung Galaxy S5 sale from tomorrowPeninsula On-lineQatar Duty Free launches Samsung Galaxy S5DFNIonline.comall 1,732 news articles »

Vodafone is now at Doha International Airport - Zawya (registration)

2014-04-02
Philly.comVodafone is now at Doha International AirportZawya (registration)Doha, 02 April 2014: Vodafone Qatar announced the opening of its new retail kiosk at the Arrivals Terminal of the Doha International Airport. The step underpins Vodafone's strategic emphasis on strongly expanding its presence in the country to ensure ...Vodafone Qatar opens retail kiosk at Doha airportTelecompaper (subscription)Qatar Airways begins Philadelphia flightsPhilly.comQatar Airways launches daily Doha-Philadelphia International Airport serviceFinancialNews.co.ukTravelBizMonitor -Peninsula On-lineall 54 news articles »

Doha International Airport wins Airport of the Year - Arabian Aerospace

2014-03-19
Doha International Airport wins Airport of the YearArabian AerospaceIn addition to Qatar Airways winning Airline of the Year, Doha International Airport was also honoured with Airport of the Year 10-30 Million Passengers. Winners were chosen by a combination of more than 4,200 votes from Air Transport News readers and ...

Passenger numbers increase at Doha International - Construction Week Online

2014-03-31
Passenger numbers increase at Doha InternationalConstruction Week OnlinePassenger numbers at Doha International Airport increased in February, while there is still no firm date for the opening of the city's new Hamad International Airport. More than 1.98mn people passed through the airport in February, 12.45% more than the ...

Miami will be World Cup crossroads - MiamiHerald.com

2014-04-17
Miami will be World Cup crossroadsMiamiHerald.comThe director of Miami International Airport likens getting MIA ready to handle an extra 50,000 or so World Cup travelers this summer to a military operation. It involves checking and rechecking. Will the toilets work, will the moving sidewalks all be ...

Doha hotel earnings reach $983mn in 2013 - ArabianBusiness.com

2014-04-16
ArabianBusiness.comDoha hotel earnings reach $983mn in 2013ArabianBusiness.comAt the same time, Doha International Airport welcomed 23.2m passengers in 2013, up 9.9 percent on 2012. Occupancy in 2013 stood at 59.8 percent, an increase on 2012, but average room rate dropped 6.3 percent to QR847.10. Hotels maintained RevPar ...and more »

Qatar Duty Free again named 'Travel Retailer of The Year' - Peninsula On-line

2014-04-16
Qatar Duty Free again named 'Travel Retailer of The Year'Peninsula On-lineQDF has not let the limited space at Doha International Airport (a 2,500sqm area of retail space) limit our ambitions and ability to innovate. We have delivered a steady stream of innovations to constantly delight and surprise passengers,” said Hunter ...Qatar's Duty Free Operator Named Travel Retailer Of The YearBernamaQatar Duty Free Named Travel Retailer Of The Year At Dfni Global AwardsMENAFN.COMall 3 news articles »

Qatar Airways flies into Philadelphia

2014-04-03
Qatar Airways’ inaugural flight to Philadelphia touched down at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) this morning marking the airline’s fifth gateway in the United States.

Doha International Airport Reports 12.45% Passanger Growth

2014-03-30
(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) Doha International Airport (DIA) today announced a significant increase in its February 2014 passenger footfall to 1,973,823, representing an overall 1...

Zimbabwean woman held with ephedrine worth Rs 10cr

2014-04-16
The Zimbabwean national who visited India on a student visa had concealed the narcotic in her check-in baggage."It was not based on any previous intelligence.

NDLEA seizes N228m heroin from Pakistani student

2014-04-15
A Pakistani student, Iftikiha Arslan, has been arrested at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport Lagos by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency for trafficking 25.4kg of heroin. A statement by the NDLEA Head of Public Affairs, Mr. Mitchell Ofoyeju, said the drug was discovered in the suspect’s luggage during inward screening of passengers...  [Read More...]

Cathay Pacific launches Doha-Hong Kong flight

2014-04-01
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Cathay Pacific Airways, Hong Kong's flagship airline, yesterday celebrated the launch of its new service between Doha and Hong Kong. The first flight from ...

Qatar- Albanian premier arrives

2014-04-13
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama arrived in Doha yesterday. He was received at Doha International Airport by the Minister of Transport H E Jassim bin Seif...

Qatar's Duty Free Operator Named Travel Retailer Of The Year

2014-04-17
DOHA, April 17 (Bernama) -- Qatar Duty Free (QDF), the second largest duty free operator in the Middle East, has been named Travel Retailer of the Year at the 2014 DFNI Global Awards for Travel Retail Excellence, Qatar News Agency (QNA) reported.

Qatar Airways Moves From Terminal 1 to 2 in Tokyo

2014-04-10
(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) ha April 10 - Qatar Airways (QA) has moved from Terminal 1 to Terminal 2 at Narita International Airport in Tokyo Japan the Doha-headquartered carrier ...

Albanian Prime Minister Leaves Doha

2014-04-14
Albanian Prime Minister Leaves Doha

Zimbabwean woman detained for carrying narcotic drugs in Thiruvanathapuram airport

2014-04-16
Thiruvananthapuram, Apr. 16 (ANI): The Customs Air Intelligence wing at the Thiruvananthapuram International airport here have seized today narcotic drugs amounting to ten crore rupees.