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Talks ongoing for direct links between Qatar, South Africa ports, says envoy

Talks ongoing for direct links between Qatar, South Africa ports, says envoy

Government-to-government (G2G) discussions are ongoing between Qatar and South Africa for the establishment of direct links between Hamad Port and the Port of Richards Bay ...

As Houthis quit ports, Yemen awaits next peace steps

As Houthis quit ports, Yemen awaits next peace steps

Yemen's government wants the United Nations to give time-frames for next steps of a peace deal after Houthi forces began withdrawing from key ports in the most significant advance ...

53.2% rise in number of vessels arriving at Qatari ports

53.2% rise in number of vessels arriving at Qatari ports

The total number of vessels arriving at Qatar's ports increased by an annual rate of 53.2% in January this year as compared to the same period in 2018, official data showed on Sunday.

Improved ports connectivity enhances Qatar, Pakistan trade relations

Improved ports connectivity enhances Qatar, Pakistan trade relations

The improved ports connectivity between Qatar and Pakistan will play a significant role in expanding the two countries’ trade relations, Pakistan’s Ministry of Commerce Additional Secretary Javed Akbar Bhatti said.

Mwani Qatar, Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority sign agreement

Mwani Qatar, Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority sign agreement

HE Jassim Seif Ahmed al-Sulaiti and Volodymyr Omelyan also held a meeting where they discussed aspects of co-operation between Qatar and Ukraine in the fields of maritime transport and ports.

‘Further growth’ expected in Qatar-Oman bilateral trade

‘Further growth’ expected in Qatar-Oman bilateral trade

Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim al-Thani said the discussions with the Omani business community mainly revolved around bilateral trade relations and investment opportunities.

Houthis threaten to attack warships, oil tankers if ports stay closed

Houthis threaten to attack warships, oil tankers if ports stay closed

Saudi Arabia has blamed the Iran-allied Houthis for firing a ballistic missile towards Riyadh airport on November 4. Two days later, the Saudi-led coalition responded by closing access to Yemeni ports.

High-ranking Omani delegation visits Hamad Port

High-ranking Omani delegation visits Hamad Port

A high-ranking delegation from the Sultanate of Oman representing ports, maritime transport, logistics and free zones sectors recently visited the Hamad Port.

Mwani Qatar working to expand direct maritime lines

Mwani Qatar working to expand direct maritime lines

Hamad Port has succeeded in breaking the siege imposed on Qatar since June 5 with the opening of five new shipping lines under the direction of the Ministry of Transport and Communications and in co-operation with partners.

French fuel supply improving, but crisis not over - minister

French fuel supply improving, but crisis not over - minister

France's fuel supply crisis is not yet over, the transport minister warned, while Prime Minister Manuel Valls was quoted as saying he was ready to ride out protests at ports and fuel depots by strikers.