DOHA, Qatar, 9 March 2020:  Qatar Airways introduces a new commercial policy this week that allows passengers to change travel plans without incurring a fee. Passengers that have booked or will book flights for...
DUBAI, UAE, 6 March 2020. Major travel fairs are dropping like flies under the threat of the Covid-19 virus outbreak, but Reed Exhibitions' says the Arabian Travel Mart (ATM) will run as scheduled 19 to 22 April.
DOHA, Qatar, 27 February 2020:  Qatar Airways is putting some flights on temporary hold and scaling down to smaller aircraft on routes to South Korea and Iran due to entry restrictions imposed on nationals from both countries.

Covid-19 reaches the UAE

DUBAI, UAE, 25 February 2020: The United Arab Emirates' public health officials have indicated that at least 13 people, including foreign nationals from China and the Philippines, have tested positive for the Covid-19 virus. Meanwhile, Bahrain's public...
BANGKOK, 24 February 2020: The Pacific Asia Travel Association is not having second thoughts about its annual summit, 31 March to 3 April, despite cancellations of major travel shows and conferences that were due to take place March and April.
DOHA, Qatar, 21 February 2020: Qatar Airways Group has increased its shareholding in International Consolidated Airlines Group, (IAG) from 21.4% to 25.1%. IAG is the holding company that operates British Airways Aer Lingus and Iberia.
DOHA, Qatar, 14 February 2020: The CAPA Qatar Aviation, Aeropolitical and Regulatory Summit 2020 concluded earlier this week with industry leaders renewing their commitment to the so-called Doha Declaration. The first Doha Declaration 2019 addressed liberalisation of...
DOHA, Qatar, 15 January 2020: Qatar Airways has sealed a codeshare partnership with Deutsche Bahn (German railways), that offers Qatar Airways' travellers train connections to and from key destinations in Germany. Qatar Airways passengers...
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, 10 January 2020: ‏The Saudi Commission for Tourism & National Heritage (SCTH) announced Thursday that visitors can now use existing UK, US, and Schengen-area country visas to obtain a Saudi Arabia visitor visa at airport arrival...
DOHA, 19 December 2019: Qatar Airways has confirmed it will fly to new destinations during the first half of 2020, such as Dubrovnik, Croatia; Santorini, Greece; Osaka, Japan and nonstop direct flights to Kigali, Rwanda and Kilimanjaro,...