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Hamad Port’s Container Terminal 2 initial operation begins in December

Hamad Port’s Container Terminal 2 initial operation begins in December

The Ministry of Transport and Communications has announced that the initial operation of Hamad Port’s Container Terminal 2 (CT2) is set to begin this December for container handling.

Cabinet briefed on transport ministry's plans

Cabinet briefed on transport ministry's plans

The Ministry of Transport and Communications (MoTC)'s strategy was outlined before the Cabinet on Wednesday, the official Qatar News Agency reported.

Minister witnesses arrival of first vessel at Hamad Port’s CT 2

Minister witnesses arrival of first vessel at Hamad Port’s CT 2

HE the Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Seif Ahmed al-Sulaiti on Saturday witnessed the arrival of the first vessel, as planned and scheduled, at Hamad Port’s Container Terminal 2 (CT2) project.

Customs seizes huge amount of tambaku at Hamad port

Customs seizes huge amount of tambaku at Hamad port

The General Authority of Customs (GAC) officials have seized 2,152kg of 'tambaku' (a kind of chewing tobacco) from a sugar shipment that arrived at the Hamad Port.

Hamad Port set for arrival of dozen mobile gantry cranes from China later this month

Hamad Port set for arrival of dozen mobile gantry cranes from China later this month

The Hamad Port will see the arrival of a dozen mobile gantry cranes from China later this month, as part of efforts to operationalise the container terminal 2 (CT2) by the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2020.

Hamad Port container terminal 2 to be operational by year-end

Hamad Port container terminal 2 to be operational by year-end

The 403,500 sqm container terminal 2 (CT2) at the Hamad Port is slated to be operationalised by the end of fourth quarter (Q4) of this year.

'Longest vessel' at Hamad Port

'Longest vessel' at Hamad Port

QTerminals welcomed Evergreen Line’s first vessel call, 'MV Thalassa Axia 031W' at Hamad Port on Monday

Cargo handling through Qatar's 3 ports more than triples in April

Cargo handling through Qatar's 3 ports more than triples in April

The general cargo handling through Qatar's three ports – Hamad, Doha and Al Ruwais – more than tripled year-on-year in April 2020 amid challenges owing to Covid-19 that has already destabilised global maritime industry.

Hamad Port expansion to support Qatar’s non-hydrocarbon growth: Moody’s

Hamad Port expansion to support Qatar’s non-hydrocarbon growth: Moody’s

Qatar’s plans to accelerate the Hamad Port expansion project by bringing it forward to 2020 from an initial target date of 2030 will support the country’s non-hydrocarbon growth over the next several years ...

Coronavirus screening for all ships at Qatari ports

Coronavirus screening for all ships at Qatari ports

Mwani Qatar has announced the commencement procedures for the detection and examination of all ships calling at Hamad Port, Ruwais Port and Doha Port

Container traffic through Qatar ports witnessed about 9% y-o-y increase

Container traffic through Qatar ports witnessed about 9% y-o-y increase

An about 10-fold growth in the container traffic through Hamad Port helped Qatar register an impressive expansion in net tonnage during November 2019

Works on container terminal 2 at Hamad Port to begin next week

Works on container terminal 2 at Hamad Port to begin next week

The works on the 403,500 sqm container terminal 2 (CT2) at the Hamad Port will begin next week (December 22) as part of Qatar's expansion strategy in its maritime sector ...