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Qatar Participates in 24th Session of Council of Arab Ministers of Communications and Information
Thursday, December 17, 2020

The State of Qatar today participated in the 24th session of the Council of Arab Ministers of Communications and Information held via videoconferencing and attended by several Arab ministers and officials.

Qatar Wins World Summit Award 2020 in “Inclusion & Empowerment”
Thursday, December 17, 2020

Qatar has won the World Summit Award 2020 (WSA2020) in category “Inclusion & Empowerment” with the platform “Bonocle” – a Qatari startup.

MOTC Organizes 8th National Cybersecurity Drill “STAR 8”
Monday, December 14, 2020

In the presence of HE Minister and some officials, the Ministry organized the 8th National Cybersecurity Drill (Star 8) in continuation of annual national cyber drills MOTC’s Cybersecurity Sector has been conducting since 2013. This year’s drill carried the theme: “Defending the Nation: Know Yourself.

MOTC Holds Meeting on Hydrographic Surveying
Sunday, December 13, 2020

The Ministry has organized a coordination meeting with specialists from the U.S. Navy Hydrographic Office to discuss preparations for hydrographic surveying on some Qatari waters.

QTerminals Receives First Advanced Electric Tractor Assembled in Qatar
Sunday, December 13, 2020

QTerminals has received the first advanced electric tractor (APM 75T HE) that was assembled in Qatar at the assembly line GAME (Gaussin Advanced Mobility Electric), to be used in transporting containers at Hamad Port.

Minister Receives Written Message from Iranian ICT Minister
Monday, December 7, 2020

HE Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Saif Ahmed Al-Sulaiti received a written message from HE the Minister of Information and Communications Technology of Iran.

Prime Minister Witnesses Signing of Contracts to Implement Transformation to Environmentally Friendly Vehicles
Monday, November 30, 2020

 HE Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al-Thani witnessed, on Monday morning at the St. Regis Hotel, the signing of contracts to implement the transformation to environmentally friendly vehicles.

Contract for HIA’s Approach Surveillance Radar PSR & MSSR Signed
Sunday, November 29, 2020

Witnessed by HE the Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Saif Ahmed Al-Sulaiti, the Qatar Civil Aviation Authority today signed a contract with Leonardo S.p.A. of Italy for supplying, installing and operating sophisticated radar Approach Surveillance Radar PSR & MSSR (Primary and Secondary Radars) at Hamad International Airport.

MOTC Conducts Control, Awareness Campaign on Maritime Vessels
Sunday, November 29, 2020

The Ministry, represented by the Maritime Affairs Sector, has conducted an awareness and control campaign to ensure maritime vessels’ helmsmen and users follow the Coronavirus COVID-19 preventive.

Companies Wanting to Install EV Charging Units Must Coordinate in Advance with MOTC
Sunday, November 22, 2020

The Ministry stresses that any company wanting to install electric charging units for electric vehicles must coordinate directly with the Technical Affairs Department at the Ministry before going ahead with installing the said unit.

MOTC Signs MoUs to Provide Free Electric Vehicle Chargers
Wednesday, November 4, 2020

The Ministry of Transport and Communications today signed two MoUs with Nasser Bin Khaled & Sons Holding Co. and Q-Auto for providing free electric vehicle chargers. The signing event was attended by HE the Minister Jassim Saif Ahmed Al-Sulaiti.

Qatar Participates in ITU-UNESCO Regional Digital Inclusion Week for Arab States
Monday, October 26, 2020

The State of Qatar, represented by the Ministry, is participating in the events of the 4th edition of the ITU-UNESCO Regional Digital Inclusion Week for the Arab States running.