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Qatar Ranks First in Gulf Region in Mobile Internet, Broadband Speed
Monday, May 20, 2019

The Index also ranked Qatar first among all Gulf countries and 39th globally in terms of fixed broadband Internet speed for the month of April with a speed of 62.65 Mbps.

MOTC Calls for Innovative Digital Content Entries for “World Summit Awards 2019"
Tuesday, May 14, 2019

The Ministry of Transport and Communications (MOTC) is now accepting applications at national level for the “World Summit Awards 2019”.

Doha Metro Red Line South Initial Operation Open for Public Wednesday
Monday, May 6, 2019

The Ministry of Transport and Communications announces that the Doha Metro Red Line South will start its initial operation for the public this Wednesday, May 8. That Line extends from Al Qassar to Al Wakra.

Minister Meets with Greek Foreign Minister
Wednesday, May 1, 2019

HE Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Saif Ahmed Al-Sulaiti met here today with Greek Minister of Foreign Affairs HE Mr. Georgios Katrougalos.

Ministry Launches AI Hackfest
Tuesday, April 30, 2019

The Ministry announces its Artificial Intelligence Hackfest is now open for government and semi-government entities from April 30 to May 2 as part of its endeavors to empowering digital transformation with AI.

Minister Meets with MSC Chief Operating Officer
Tuesday, April 30, 2019

HE Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Saif Ahmed Al-Sulaiti met here today with Chief Operating Officer of the Munich Security Conference (MSC) Dr. Benedikt Franke.

Ministers of Transport, Commerce Attend China’s 2nd Belt & Road Forum
Friday, April 26, 2019

Their Excellencies Ministers Jassim Saif Ahmed Al-Sulaiti of Transport and Communications and Ali bin Ahmed Al Kuwari of Commerce and Industry are representing the State of Qatar at the 2nd Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, which HE Chinese President Xi Jinping inaugurated today.

Minister Meets with Chinese Counterpart
Wednesday, April 24, 2019

HE Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Saif Ahmed Al-Sulaiti, who is currently on a working visit to China, held talks with his Chinese counterpart Minister of Transport HE Mr. Li Xiaopeng.

Minister Launches Qatar Open Data Portal
Sunday, April 21, 2019

HE Minister today launched the Qatar Open Data Portal at an MOTC event attended by the Planning and Statistics Authority Chairman and the Administrative Control and Transparency Authority.

Minister Meets with Tajik Civil Aviation General Authority Chairman
Sunday, April 21, 2019

HE Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Saif Ahmed Al-Sulaiti met here today with the Chairman of the General Authority of Civil Aviation of Tajikistan HE Mr. Ikram Sobhanzadeh.

Minister Holds Talks with UNWTO Secretary-General
Sunday, April 21, 2019

HE Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Saif Ahmed Al-Sulaiti met here today with the Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Mr. Zurab Pololikashvili.

MOTC Launches Government Cloud, Media Analytics Services
Saturday, April 20, 2019

The Ministry has launched the Government Cloud Service in association with MEEZA, and the Media Analytics Service, adding both of them to a list of shared services MOTC provides to government entities within the framework of Qatar Digital Government 2020.