Gulf Times - Hamad-Port
Container traffic through Qatar ports witnessed about 9% y-o-y increase

Container traffic through Qatar ports witnessed about 9% y-o-y increase

An about 10-fold growth in the container traffic through Hamad Port helped Qatar register an impressive expansion in net tonnage during November 2019

Works on container terminal 2 at Hamad Port to begin next week

Works on container terminal 2 at Hamad Port to begin next week

The works on the 403,500 sqm container terminal 2 (CT2) at the Hamad Port will begin next week (December 22) as part of Qatar's expansion strategy in its maritime sector ...

Mwani Qatar, MSC deal set to make Hamad Port regional maritime hub

Mwani Qatar, MSC deal set to make Hamad Port regional maritime hub

The Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), the world's second-largest shipping line in terms of container vessel capacity, will use Hamad Port as its regional hub to manage transshipments ...

Indian Navy ship to arrive at Hamad Port on Wednesday

Indian Navy ship to arrive at Hamad Port on Wednesday

Indian Naval Ship (INS) 'Mysore', a guided missile destroyer of the Indian Navy, will arrive at Hamad Port on Wednesday.

Hamad Port enters Guinness World Records

Hamad Port enters Guinness World Records

Hamad Port, Qatar’s gateway to world trade, has added another accomplishment to its list of achievements by entering the Guinness World Record for having the deepest artificial port basin created on land.

US warship John P Murtha arrives in Hamad Port

US warship John P Murtha arrives in Hamad Port

US warship, John P Murtha, arrived at Hamad Port to carry out maintenance during its trip.

Ashghal announces temporary diversion at Hamad Port Interchange

Ashghal announces temporary diversion at Hamad Port Interchange

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has announced closure of the southbound Collector/ Distributor Road at Hamad Port Interchange exit loop towards Mesaieed from Friday ...

‘Food storage project to boost downstream industries’, says Chamber official

‘Food storage project to boost downstream industries’, says Chamber official

The food storage and processing facility being built at Hamad Port will not only help transform Qatar into a regional export hub but it will also open many opportunities to downstream industries, according to Qatar Chamber first vice chairman Mohamed bin Towar al-Kuwari.

Hamad Port customs thwarts smuggling of prohibited material

Hamad Port customs thwarts smuggling of prohibited material

The General Authority of Customs thwarted the attempt to smuggle 'chewing tobacco' during inspecting a container loaded with 600 packets of paper cups, at Hamad Port.

Ecuador keen on strengthening trade relations with Qatar

Ecuador keen on strengthening trade relations with Qatar

Ecuador has “prioritised” efforts to sign bilateral investment treaty and trade agreement with Qatar in view of exponentially improving prospects of economic relations between the two countries, especially after Hamad Port became operational.

QTerminals reaches 2mn TEUs milestone

QTerminals reaches 2mn TEUs milestone

QTerminals, a terminal operating entity jointly established by Mwani Qatar (51%) and Milaha (49%), has reached 2mn TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units) and 5mn tonnes of general cargo at the end of October this year

Hamad Port records robust 76% year-on-year jump in net tonnage

Hamad Port records robust 76% year-on-year jump in net tonnage

Qatar’s maritime sector has remained strong, despite the continuing economic and trade embargo, as Hamad Port witnessed a robust 76% year-on-year growth in net tonnage to 2.53mn tonnes in September this year.