Conferences & Events
Qatar Emir Calls for Libyan Stability
HH the Emir of Qatar Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani participated in the high-level meeting on Libya, which was held on the sidelines of the 66th UN General Assembly session at the UN headquarters in New York this
Qatar Eyes 7.5% EADS Stake
Qatar is interested in buying a 7.5% stake in European aerospace and defense company EADS from Daimler, the German weekly Der Spiegel
Qatari Chief-of-Staff Visits Tripoli
The Chief of Staff of the Qatari Armed Forces Major General Hamad bin Ali Al-Attiyah arrived in Tripoli on Sunday on a several-days visit to Libya.
Qatar Airways: “Airline of the Year”
Qatar Airways has been named “Airline of the Year” at the annual Skytrax World Airline Awards 2011 for its outstanding in-flight product and operational excellence.
Qatar Diplomat Elected UN Assembly President
The UN General Assembly elected as its next President Veteran Qatari Diplomat Nassir Abdulaziz
1st Flight for Qatar’s 1st Super Hercules
The first of four C-130J Super Hercules for the Qatar Emiri Air Force took to the skies over the Lockheed Martin facility in Marietta, Georgia, on 08 June 2011.
Qatar Airways Considering an IPO in 2011
Qatar Airways is considering an initial public offering (IPO) in 2011 and has appointed advisors for the purpose, its Chief Executive
Qatar’s Public Safety & Security Summit
Several leading experts from the region will take part in the inaugural 2-day Public Safety and Security Summit to be held in Qatar on 22-23
Qatar Airways to Acquire 33% of Cargolux
Qatar Airways expects to sign a deal for a 33% stake in European all-cargo airline Cargolux in a few weeks, its Chief Executive said.
Boeing Inks Major Deal with Qatar Airways
Boeing and Qatar Airways announced orders for three 777 Freighters and two 777-300ERs. The orders are valued at $1.4 billion at list prices.
Qatar Denies Seizing 2 Iranian Boats
Qatar on Sunday denied press reports that it had seized 2 Iranian boats carrying weapons in the Gulf amid mounting tensions in the strategic
Qatar Orders 3 AW139 Helicopters
AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company, announced that the Qatar Armed Forces have signed a contract for 3 AW139 medium twin helicopters plus a comprehensive logistics support
Qatar to Send 4 Mirage 2000 to Libya
Four Qatari Mirage 2000 fighter jets will soon move into the Libyan zone of operations, according to a French Defense Ministry
DIMDEX 2012 at IDEX 2011!
The 3rd Doha International Maritime Defence Exhibition and Conference (DIMDEX 2012) is preparing to take part in a trade event for the defense and security sector this
Cassidian Opens TETRA Academy in Doha
Cassidian and the Ministry of Interior (Mol) of the State of Qatar opened a jointly operated and expanded TETRA Academy in Doha. Established under the aegis of the Minister of State for Interior Affairs H.E. Sheikh Abdullah Bin Nasser Bin Khalifa Al
Qatar Airways to Launch IPO in 2012
Qatar Airways is planning to launch an initial public offering (IPO) in early 2012 after 3 consecutive years of
Asia Defence Expo & Conference Series
29 - 30
17 - 21
Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
International Defence Exhibition in Iraq (IQDEX)
09 - 12
Baghdad International Fairground - Iraq
12 - 14
Tumamah Airport, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia - Saudi Arabia
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