Al Sulaiti: HIA expansion is underway and tender is within two months

HE Jassim bin Saif Al Sulaiti, Minister of Transport and Communications (MOTC), met with HE Mrs. Elizabeth Bourne, Minister of Transport of the French Republic, in the fields of aviation, transport and communications during the opening ceremony of the 53rd International Paris Air Show Le Bourget.

In another context, HE Al Sulaiti stressed that the expansion of Hamad International Airport (HIA) is still in place and is proceeding according to the planned program. He denied what has been circulated in some media and social networking platforms on the suspension or postponement of expansion. He added that the expansion will be carried out under the auspices of MOTC and Civil Aviation Authority. The tender will be open for the whole new building in the next two months with some small tenders, related to the expansion, will also be submitted.

Source: Government of Qatar