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HIA tells passengers to arrive three hours early for flights

Due to the Eid al-Adha travel rush, Hamad International Airport (HIA) has advised departing passengers to arrive at the airport three hours

New bridge to ensure smooth traffic from HIA & Al Wakra

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) on Monday opened a new bridge extending from the F-Ring Road to Mesaimeer Road. This bridge provides a direct route to Abu Hamour, Al Mamoura and Salwa Road.

Qatar buildings light up in Turkish colours

Buildings in cities around the world have been lit up in the colours of the Turkish flag in memory of the victims of the terror attack at Istanbul Ataturk Airport on June 28 night.

HIA to introduce valet parking

The Hamad Inter-national Airport (HIA) is planning to introduce additional services including a valet parking facility for visitors and frequent fliers, according to a senior official.

Survey to solve immigration woes at airport

Immigration cubicles at Hamad International Airport (HIA) should have electronic token system for the waiting passengers to guide them to the right desk and help avoid delays, a respondent to a survey has suggested.

10 Interesting Facts about Hamad International Airport

A lot of us are excited about the new Airport launching. Hopefully it means more structure, more parking, better facilities, and they'll ban the hundreds of people who stand outside of the Airport exit either trying to get you to ride in an illegal taxi or simply just chilling there.


Qatar Airways, HIA report high volume of traffic during Eid season

Qatar Airways and Hamad International Airport reported a high volume of traffic during the busy Eid-Al Fitr holiday period despite the current regional travel restrictions imposed by its neighbouring countries.

HIA's major expansion to start this year: Al-Baker

A major expansion to enhance the Hamad International Airport’s annual capacity to more than 65mn passengers will start this year, Qatar Airways Group chief executive Akbar al-Baker has said.

Expats can now leave Qatar more easily

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani issued Law No 1 of 2017 on Wednesday, amending some provisions of the Law No 21 of 2015 regulating the entry, exit, and residence of expatriates.

HIA welcomes 17.6 million passengers in first half

Hamad International Airport (HIA) has set a new record, welcoming 17.6 million passengers during the first half of this year.

The airport registered a growth of more than 20% compared to the same period last year which witnessed 14.6 million passengers. 


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