Qatar Airways has marked a global milestone with the touchdown of the world’s first commercial passenger Airbus A350-1000 at its home and hub, Doha.
Qatar Airways recently celebrated the start of its new direct non-stop service from Doha to Chiang Mai International Airport.
Travelport has announced a new agreement with My Holidays, in association with Regency Travel and Tours, one of the pioneering travel agencies in Qatar.
In order to further tap into the growing outbound Chinese market, Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) collaborated with PHG Consulting to inaugurate representative offices in China, with headquarters in Beijing and supporting locations in Shanghai and Guangzhou.
In a bid to enhance its dining offering for first and business class customers, Qatar Airways has begun to serve high-grade fresh Norwegian salmon on board its flights.
Katara Hospitality has announced that its USD1 billion project Bürgenstock Resort, Lake Lucerne is expected to open its doors at the end of August, setting what is hailed as a new global hospitality benchmark for the developer.
Aiming to assert Qatar’s role as a global leader in sports, Hamad International Airport (HIA) has recently strengthened its platinum sponsorship of German football team FC Bayern München.
On August 09, Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) and Qatar Airways announced that Qatar will allow visa-free entry for citizens of 80 countries, effective immediately.
During Eid-Al Fitr holiday week, Qatar Airways carried more than 500,000 passengers and Hamad International Airport (HIA) served 580,000 travellers, despite regional travel restrictions.
According to STR, hoteliers in the Middle East reported a 5.9 percent year-on-year fall in occupancy in May to 64.4 percent, along with a 2.5 percent drop in average daily rate (ADR) to USD159.47 and an 8.2 percent plummet in RevPAR to USD96.88.