Articles tagged “doha”

Can Qatar Airways’ New Plane Turn Doha Airport Into a Global Hub?

Can Qatar Airways’ New Plane Turn Doha Airport Into a Global Hub?

Marisa Garcia, Skift

If Airbus meets production projections, this is aircraft is set up to give Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner a run for its money.

4 years ago

Big Three Gulf Airlines Chart a Path to Global Dominance

Big Three Gulf Airlines Chart a Path to Global Dominance

The Guardian

Non-Gulf airlines don't yet have a clear strategy to slow down these three rivals. They need one soon.

5 years ago

Qatar Airways Officially Moves Into New Multi-Billion Dollar Doha Airport

Qatar Airways Officially Moves Into New Multi-Billion Dollar Doha Airport

Associated Press

Qatar Airways' move into the new airport is just one part of its game plan to scale its customer base and effectively compete with also growing Middle East airlines Etihad and Emirates.

5 years ago

Qatar’s New Multibillion-Dollar Airport Signals Its Tourism Ambitions

Qatar’s New Multibillion-Dollar Airport Signals Its Tourism Ambitions

Adam Schrek, Associated Press

Although the airport is opening long before the World Cup, it's numerous delays are a foreboding sign for future game-related construction.

5 years ago

Morgans to Open its First Middle Eastern Hotel in Doha

Morgans to Open its First Middle Eastern Hotel in Doha

ArabianBusininess.com Staff, HotelMiddleEast.com

Morgans, after some slowing over the last five years, is gearing up for expansion with more hotels in the pipeline than it currently has open.

5 years ago

Star Architect of Doha World Cup Stadium Called to Task for Migrant Worker Deaths

Star Architect of Doha World Cup Stadium Called to Task for Migrant Worker Deaths

The Daily Telegraph

Sochi, Russian will be remembered for multiple high lights, but the World Cup in Doha will likely bring back memories o low pay and poor safety conditions.

5 years ago

Qatar Launches All-Business-Class Flight Linking London and Doha

Qatar Launches All-Business-Class Flight Linking London and Doha

Deena Kamel Yousef, Bloomberg

The all-business-cabin flight is a logical addition to Qatar's current Heathrow service given the popularity of the route with businesspeople and the carrier's ambition to offer the most luxurious in-flight experience.

5 years ago

Gulf States Post Double-Digit Hotel Growth in September

ArabianBusiness.com Staff, HotelierMiddleEast.com

The Gulf states are coming off of low season, but a double-digit bump is nothing to scoff at.

5 years ago

Qatar Developers Using Forced Labor to Prepare for 2022 World Cup Says Report

Qatar Developers Using Forced Labor to Prepare for 2022 World Cup Says Report

Ben Rumsby, The Daily Telegraph

The region has been relying upon outside labor for work during its development boom, and the World Cup challenges will likely bring these practices further into view.

5 years ago

Doha’s $15.5 Billion Hub for Qatar Airways Is Delayed Again

Doha’s $15.5 Billion Hub for Qatar Airways Is Delayed Again

ArabianBusiness.com Staff, Hotelier Middle East

The years of delays contradict the image of a modern, reliable transit network that both Qatar Airways and Doha want to present. God knows they don't want be thought of as the Berlin of the Middle East.

5 years ago

How to join in the hotel-building boom in Doha, Qatar

Want to get you hotel property up and humming before the 2022 World Cup? Better start planning now.

6 years ago

Doha, Qatar is in the lead to land the next Angry Birds theme park

6 years ago