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  • Qatar’s Doha Port will welcome 21 cruise ships making a landmark in cruise tourism

    Published on : Wednesday, October 25, 2017

    Doha Port is all set to welcome 21 ships for the 2017/2018 cruise season and with this the cruise tourism in Doha will begin.     The first cruise ship in Doha,  Seabourn Encore, which will dock on Thursday,carrying around …

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  • Sri Lanka tourism aims GCC with roadshows

    Published on : Tuesday, October 17, 2017

    Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau will launch a promotional roadshow which will have a delegation of Sri Lanka Tourism officials, as well as Sri Lanka’s leading hotels and tourism stakeholders and will visit the cities of Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman and …

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  • Tivoli Hotels & Resorts announces its expansion into the Middle East

    Published on : Monday, October 9, 2017

    With the goal of developing outstanding hotels in Qatar, Tivoli Hotels and Resorts – part of Minor Hotels – announces it is now operating the Souq Waqif Boutique Hotels in Doha, a collection of nine unique and historical buildings featuring …

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  • Tourists stay away from Qatar after its boycott by four countries

    Published on : Friday, October 6, 2017

    Tourists are avoiding visiting Qatar after the boycott of the country by the UAE and other Arab states.   According to a report compiled by the UNWTO, the country has reported negative results as an aftermath of this diplomatic crisis. …

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  • Tourists flow slows down in Qatar for the diplomatic deterioration

    Published on : Thursday, October 5, 2017

     Qatar, officially known as the State of Qatar located in the western part of Asia is diplomatically set back due the crisis and for this the other neighbouring countries like UAE boycotts Qatar and now the tourists are avoiding to …

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  • Katara Hospitality announced opening of Bürgenstock Resort

    Published on : Monday, August 28, 2017

    Katara Hospitality, the leading global hotel owner, developer and operator based in Qatar, remains focused on international expansion announced the opening of USD 1 billion resort; the Bürgenstock Resort, Lake Lucerne at the end of this month which sets a …

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  • The latest policies of tourist visa keep the hotel industry afloat

    Published on : Saturday, August 12, 2017

    Making the visa process smooth and easy along with granting of visa-free entry to Qatar to some 80 nationalities are the measures which are being considered as a blessing for the already thriving hotel industry of the country. Improvement in …

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  • Qatar provides free visa-entry for 80 nations

    Published on : Thursday, August 10, 2017

      In order to encourage air transport and tourism Qatar announced on Wednesday a programme that allows visa –free entry for citizens of 80 countries as it gears up to host the World Cup in 2022.     The energy …

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  • Gulf carriers brought 1.7M visitors and spent $7.8 billion in U.S. in 2016

    Published on : Monday, July 17, 2017

    Gulf carriers Emirates, Etihad and Qatar Airways contributed significantly to U.S. job and economic growth last year, according to a new analysis from the U.S. Travel Association.   Gulf carriers Emirates, Etihad and Qatar Airways contributed significantly to U.S. job …

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  • QTA hosts roadshow to lure Omani and Kuwaiti tourists

    Published on : Thursday, July 13, 2017

    Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) has recently hosted a roadshow with an aim to promote the country as a premier tourist local in the regions of Oman and Kuwait.   The partners from the private sector and senior QTA officials presented …

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  • Oman and Qatar come together for boosting tourism

    Published on : Monday, July 10, 2017

    On Sunday, Her Excellency Maitha Bint Saif Al Mahrouqi, Undersecretary at the Ministry of Tourism, Oman, received a delegation from Qatar Tourism Authority at the Ministry of Tourism.   This visit included introductory meetings and several visits to tourism attractions …

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  • Gulf carriers brought nearly 1.7 Million visitors, $7.8 Billion in spending to U.S. in 2016

    Published on : Monday, June 19, 2017

    Gulf carriers Emirates, Etihad and Qatar Airways contributed significantly to U.S. job and economic growth last year, according to a new analysis from the U.S. Travel Association.   The report comes amidst a renewed push from the Big Three U.S. …

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  • Qatar’s cruise tourists to generate QR350 million by 2026

    Published on : Tuesday, May 23, 2017

    In the period 2016 to 2017, as many as 47,000 passengers and crew members had visited the shores of Qatar representing more than 1,000 percent rise as compared to the last season making it the largest so far, according to …

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  • Qatar signs MoU with the UNWTO

    Published on : Tuesday, April 25, 2017

    Qatar has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the UNWTO for the World Tourism Day 2017. The MoU was signed yesterday by Dr. Taleb Rifai, Secretary General of the UNWTO and Hassan Al- Ibrahim, Chief Tourism Development Officer, Qatar …

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  • Qatar to host World Tourism Day celebrations later this year

    Published on : Tuesday, April 25, 2017

    Qatar will be hosting the World Tourism Day celebrations during the later part of this year under the theme ‘Sustainable Tourism – a Tool for Development.’ Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) and the UNWTO signed the official agreement for hosting the …

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  • UK travellers might soon face laptop ban on US flights

    Published on : Tuesday, April 25, 2017

    Similar to the proposed ban imposed on travellers from several Middle Eastern countries, the Trump administration is considering barring passengers flying to the US from UK airports carrying laptops. Quoting anonymous sources, Guardian suggested the current proposals might widen the …

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  • Global tourism industry gathers at Dubai with hope for business

    Published on : Monday, April 24, 2017

    The 24th annual Arabian Travel Market (ATM) opened today which gathered professionals in Dubai to discuss key trends affecting the global market. The event was inaugurated by His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of …

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  • Sudan’s Tourism Minister praises Qatar for initiating international peace

    Published on : Tuesday, February 28, 2017

    Sudan’s Minister of Tourism, Antiquities and Wildlife, Dr. Mohammed Abu Zaid Mustafa, lauded the important role played by Qatar in global peace through its international endeavors that aimed at ending conflicts, advocating non-violence and resolving conflicts through peaceful means. He …

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  • Shop Qatar Festival witnesses swell in Saudi tourists

    Published on : Wednesday, February 22, 2017

    The Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) said yesterday that this region had been a spectacle to an increase of about 16.8% in tourists in the period that coincided with the month-long Shop Qatar festival as compared to the same period last …

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  • Qatar Duty Free Opens Harvest Market Restaurant In Hia

    Published on : Monday, February 6, 2017

    Qatar Duty Free, in partnership with HMSHost International, has opened Doha’s very first Harvest Market restaurant, providing travellers with an exciting open-air food market dining experience inside the Middle East’s only five-star terminal, Hamad International Airport (HIA).     Open …

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