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Minister Meets with Greece Deputy Foreign Minister
Sunday, December 15, 2019

HE Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Saif Ahmed Al-Sulaiti met today with HE the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs for Economic Diplomacy and Openness of Greece Mr. Konstantinos Fragogiannis on the sidelines of the 19th Doha Forum.

Minister Meets with Salvador’s Presidential Commissioner for Strategic Projects
Sunday, December 15, 2019

HE Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Saif Ahmed Al-Sulaiti met today with HE the Presidential Commissioner for Strategic Projects and matters relating to ports, airports, railroads and air transport in the Republic of El Salvador HE Mr. Luis Rodriguez, on the sidelines of the Doha Forum 2019.

Ministry at Advanced Stages on “Park and Ride” Project
Saturday, December 14, 2019

The is at an advanced stage on its “Park and Ride” Project – MOTC’s Public Bus Infrastructure Program.

Minister Meets with Munich Security Conference Chairman
Saturday, December 14, 2019

HE Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Saif Ahmed Al-Sulaiti met today with H.E. Wolfgang Ischinger, Chairman of the Munich Security Conference, on the sidelines of Doha Forum 2019 activities.

MOTC Delegation Participates in IMO’s Search and Rescue Training
Thursday, December 12, 2019

A delegation from the Ministry participated in the (IMO)’s Search and Rescue (SAR) training held in Morocco on Dec. 11-14, 2019 in association with the (IMRF).

Microsoft announces the establishment of new cloud datacenter region in Qatar in strategic partnership, joint investment
Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Microsoft today announced plans to establish a new cloud datacenter region in Qatar to deliver its intelligent, trusted cloud services and expand the Microsoft global cloud infrastructure to 55 cloud regions in 20 countries.

Doha Metro Green Line Test Operation Begins Tuesday
Thursday, December 5, 2019

The Ministry announces that the test operation of the Doha Metro Green Line will start this Tuesday Dec. 10, which means test operations for all Doha Metro lines will have been conducted.

MOTC’s 7th National Cybersecurity Drill “Star 7” Begins
Tuesday, December 3, 2019

The events of the 7th National Cybersecurity Drill (Star 7) began on Sun. with participation from more than 900 professionals from 95 government and private entities across Qatar.

Ministry Organizes “FIRST Qatar TC 2019” Workshop
Monday, December 2, 2019

Ministry Organizes “FIRST Qatar TC 2019” Workshop

The Ministry of Transport and Communications held the technical workshop “FIRST Qatar TC” in collaboration with FIRST (Forum for Incident Response and Security Teams), the premier organization of recognized global leaders in incident response.

This is the second time Qatar has hosted this event. The first was held in 2007. This year’s edition coincides with the 7th Qatar National Cybersecurity Drill (Star 7), which takes place annually.

Minister Takes Part in TANAP-TAP Gas Pipeline Completion Ceremony
Sunday, December 1, 2019

The State of Qatar has taken part in the event that marked the completion of the Trans-Anatolian Natural Gas Pipeline (TANAP), which connects to the Trans-Adriatic Pipeline (TAP), in Edirne, Turkey, in the presence of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Azeri counterpart Ilham Aliyev.

Admission to MOTC’s “IT Digital Leadership Training Program” Now Open
Saturday, November 30, 2019

The Ministry announces application for admission to the “IT Digital Leadership Training Program” is now open until this December 22.

MOTC announces start of trial operation of Doha Metro Gold Line this Thursday
Tuesday, November 19, 2019

The Ministry has announced that the trial operation of the Doha Metro's Gold Line will start for the public this Thursday, Nov. 21. The line extends from Ras Bouaboud Station to Al-Aziziyah Station.