Category: General

DIC Participates in the LEAP 23 International Technical Conference

The Digital Incubation Center (DIC), affiliated to the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT), participated in the second edition of the LEAP 23 Conference held in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The conference was organized by t…

Minister Meets with Indian Civil Aviation Minister

Minister of Transport H.E. Jassim Saif Ahmed Al-Sulaiti met in New Delhi with Minister of Civil Aviation of The Republic of India H.E. Shri Jyotiraditya M. Scindia.The two ministers reviewed Qatar-India bilateral relations in the fields of civil aviati…

Northwestern Qatar project awarded flagship NEH grant

The People Who Created “America’s City” (New York 1770-1800), a digital learning project by Northwestern Qatar, has been awarded a Digital Projects for the Public Grant by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH). The project, which examines the…

European regulator rules out single-pilot flying by 2030

Europe’s aviation regulator has ruled out an industry push to allow planes to be crewed by just pilot by 2030 but said it is considering allowing limited single-person operation for parts of flights as early as 2027.The regulator is weighing a pitch fr…

Many airlines will not meet U.S. 5G upgrade deadline -IATA

Many airlines will be unable to meet looming U.S. deadlines to retrofit airplane altimeters to ensure they are not susceptible to 5G wireless interference, the world’s biggest airline trade body warned authorities, saying it could impact the summer int…

HIA targets record passenger numbers this year

Qatar Tourism Chairman and Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, H E Akbar Al Baker, has disclosed that Hamad International Airport (HIA) aims to hit record numbers this year, building on post-covid recovery and the global visibility of the FIFA World C…

Crews Race to Find Survivors as Turkey-Syria Quake Toll Climbs

Rescue crews in Turkey and Syria raced against the cold early Wednesday to find survivors buried in the rubble of buildings toppled by powerful earthquakes that struck the region Monday and left more than 7,700 people dead.After a night in which temper…

QRCS responds to Turkey earthquake

Doha, Qatar: Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) is monitoring the situation after a 7.8-magnitude earthquake that struck Turkey and northern Syria early today, followed by six 6-magnitude aftershocks. In Syria, there have been 676 deaths, 1,192 injuries…

Completion of Smart Meters System this Year

His Excellency Eng. Essa bin Hilal Al Kuwari, President of Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (KAHRAMAA) confirmed that the Corporation has made great achievements in terms of digital transformation and maintaining excellence at the Arab a…

Qatar Charity delivers bread to Syrian IDPs

Qatar Charity (QC) set up a bread production line in Sarmada, a village in northern Syria, to support the food security of internally displaced persons (IDPs). It has started distributing bread free of charge daily to 20,000 IDPs living in six camps to…

Turkish Airlines and Indigo inks leasing agreement

As part of the commercial agreement between Turkish Airlines and IndiGo Airlines, the first flight on Delhi-Istanbul route has been operated on this day.Within the framework of the warm relations between Türkiye and India, Turkish Airlines and IndiGo A…

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