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Qatar Airways Launches Online Visa Service for Tourists

Excerpt from Global Traveler

Dec 29, 2013 4:00 am

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Easing complicated and expensive visa processes is becoming one of the quickest and most effective way to attract tourists. Qatar Airways’ global presence makes it the best stakeholder to introduce the initiative.

— Samantha Shankman

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A Qatar Airways flight stewardess shows the airline's new business class seat during the Arabian Travel Market exhibition in Dubai. Ahmed Jadallah / Reuters

Qatar Airways introduced a new online system that allows passengers flying with Qatar to apply for tourist visas to Qatar.

The new service is available at for applicants who have a confirmed ticket in and out of Doha (DOH) on a Qatar Airways flight and have a hotel booking through Discover Qatar, the airline’s inbound holiday division.

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