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2014-06-11 16:21:18

His Excellency Mr. Akbar Al Baker Holds Talks With Mayor Gimenez On Trade, Business And Investment Opportunities In The State of Florida MIAMI, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez and senior officials held a high-level meeting today with Qatar Airways Chief Executive Officer His Excellency Akbar Al Baker to discuss new trade, business and investment opportunities in Miami. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140611/117181 Qatar Airways, a member...

2014-06-10 20:20:31

Five Star Airline Launches 6th U.S. Destination MIAMI, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Qatar Airways' maiden voyage to Miami International Airport (MIA) touched down today, commencing service to the airline's sixth US gateway. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140610/116845 The service marked its 142(nd) destination worldwide from the central hub in Doha, Qatar. With this new route, Qatar Airways is the only airline to offer non-stop service between the Middle East and...

2014-06-03 16:26:37

DOHA, Qatar, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Commercial Bank of Qatar has begun the implementation of a range of Causeway FM Facts facilities management software tools. These include core CAFM modules such as Helpdesk, Asset Management and Property Manager, as well as the FM Locator space and move management package. Established in 1975 as Qatar's first private bank, Commercial Bank plays a key role in Qatar's economic development through the support its services...

2014-05-01 04:20:27

DOHA, Qatar, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SOURCE New Doha International Airport (NDIA) Steering Committee

2014-04-25 23:08:32

Northwestern University in Qatar, in partnership with Doha Film Institute, release findings from six-nation study of entertainment media use in the Middle East. Doha, Qatar (PRWEB) April 25, 2014 • Two-thirds (66%) of adults from countries surveyed agree that people benefit from watching content from different parts of the world, yet an equal two-thirds say they prefer films that portray their own culture (65%) Vast majority support tighter regulation of violent and romantic...

2014-04-07 08:20:41

Daily Non-Stop Houston Route To Doha Provides Important Business Link To Middle East and Beyond HOUSTON, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Last week Qatar Airways, a member of the oneworld alliance, celebrated five years of flying to Houston, Texas. The airline began daily, non-stop service between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Doha on March 30, 2009. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140407/NY99300 Qatar Airways CEO, Mr. Al Baker, said, "This year marks...

2014-04-02 12:21:34

Airline Launches Daily Service Between Doha and Philadelphia International Airport PHILADELPHIA, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 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. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140402/NY96775 With the launch of the daily service between Philadelphia and Qatar Airways' hub in Doha, capital of the State of Qatar, the...

2014-04-02 08:29:33

Doha, 2-3 April 2014 DOHA, Qatar, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The State of Qatar's Ministry of Endowment and Islamic Affairs will be hosting the National Unity and Social Coexistence on the 2nd and 3rd of April, during which an international panel of guest speakers will be putting forth religious, cultural and historical parallels to review approaches and to counter religious militancy and extremism, with a particular focus on Syria. (Photo:...

2014-04-01 16:21:31

DOHA, Qatar, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, formally laid the foundation stone for Laffan Refinery 2 (LR2) at a special ceremony held today at the Qatar National Convention Centre in Doha. LR2 will effectively double the condensate refining capacity of the Laffan Refinery to 300,000 barrels per day, solidifying the country's unique position as the largest condensate producer with the largest condensate...

2014-03-03 16:21:15

LONDON, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Aviation Market in the Middle East 2012-2016 TechNavio's analysts forecast the Aviation market in the Middle East to grow at a CAGR of 6.32 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increase in global air traffic. The Aviation market in the Middle East has also been witnessing the increasing cost of airport operations. However,...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'