Gulf Times - Hamad-Port
Hamad Port handles container volume of more than 5mn TEUs since the start of operations

Hamad Port handles container volume of more than 5mn TEUs since the start of operations

Hamad Port has handled container volume of more than 5mn TEUs or twenty foot equivalent units since the start of operations.

Qatar ports record strong growth momentum in first quarter 2021

Qatar ports record strong growth momentum in first quarter 2021

The container and cargo throughput via Hamad, Doha and Al Ruwais ports recorded strong growth momentum in the first quarter (Q1) of 2021, hinting at a rebound in Qatar

Robust tech infrastructure at CT2 at Hamad Port to enhance Qatar's share in Mideast trade

Robust tech infrastructure at CT2 at Hamad Port to enhance Qatar's share in Mideast trade

Qatar's share in the overall Middle East trade is expected to significantly increase with the robust technological infrastructure supporting the Hamad Port's second container terminal (CT2).

Hamad, Doha and Al Ruwais ports post robust performance in December

Hamad, Doha and Al Ruwais ports post robust performance in December

A five-fold jump in general cargo and more than doubled handling of building materials, along with robust growth in containers, led Hamad, Doha and Al Ruwais ports witness robust performance in December 2020

HBKU scientist named 2020 ACM Distinguished Member

HBKU scientist named 2020 ACM Distinguished Member

Dr Xiaosong Ma, principal scientist at Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI) of Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU), has been recognised as an ACM Distinguished Member for outstanding scientific contributions to the computing field.

Customs foil attempt to smuggle tobacco products into Qatar

Customs foil attempt to smuggle tobacco products into Qatar

The Maritime Customs Department at Hamad Port has foiled yet another attempt to smuggle banned tobacco products (tambaku) into Qatar.

Drop in humidity from tomorrow, rain and winds today: Met

Drop in humidity from tomorrow, rain and winds today: Met

A significant decrease in humidity levels is expected in the country from Saturday, the Qatar Met department has said, while also forecasting thundery rain and strong winds at times on Friday.

GAC foils another bid to smuggle chewing tobacco

GAC foils another bid to smuggle chewing tobacco

The General Authority of Customs (GAC), represented by the Maritime Customs, has foiled an attempt to smuggle 7,493kg of a prohibited chewing tobacco (*tambaku) at Hamad Port.

Pollution warning buoys at Hamad, Ruwais ports

Pollution warning buoys at Hamad, Ruwais ports

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment, represented by the Environmental Monitoring and Laboratory Department, supervised the operations of placing four environment monitoring buoys, two in Hamad Port, and two in Ruwais Port, in co-ordination with Qatar Ports Management Company (Mwani Qatar).

Qatar ports register robust expansion in September

Qatar ports register robust expansion in September

Qatar’s multiple growth engines appear to have ignited as the general cargo and container movement as well as handling of building materials through Hamad, Doha and Al Ruwais ports witnessed robust expansion year-on-year this September

Customs foils attempt to smuggle narcotic substance to Qatar

Customs foils attempt to smuggle narcotic substance to Qatar

The Maritime Customs Department at Hamad Port has foiled yet another attempt to smuggle *tambaku (a type of chewing tobacco) into Qatar.

Customs foils another attempt to smuggle banned substance

Customs foils another attempt to smuggle banned substance

The Maritime Customs Department at Hamad Port has foiled another attempt to smuggle 'tambaku' (chewing tobacco) into Qatar.