Qatar Airways and Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) have announced that a new transit visa scheme, which allows passengers with layovers of five hours or more in Hamad International Airport to request a complimentary transit visa, will go into effec
Qatar Tourism Authority, Qatar Airways and the Ministry of Interior have revised the tourism visa scheme available to transit passengers in a move to promote the country as a world-class stopover destination.
The new transit visa
Chinese passengers will be able to transit through Taiwan and fly onwards to a third destination starting Monday, signalling a step toward greater transportation links between the two political enemies.
The plan had been discussed for y
A customs transit system which will dramatically speed up the transport of goods across the UAE’s borders with its neighbouring countries is on course to be introduced by the end of this year.
The Fujairah Customs Authority
A massive, wind-whipped blizzard slammed into the US Northeast on Monday, creating havoc for more than 60 million people and forcing the cancellation of thousands of flights, closure of schools and major mass transit systems.
The Abu Dhabi Police have arrested three African transit passengers for allegedly concealing and smuggling narcotics through the emirate’s airport.
The suspects were nabbed in three separate cases within
Abu Dhabi Department of Finance and the General Administration of Customs have signed an agreement with the Automobile and Touring Club of the UAE (ATCUAE) to work together to introduce a global customs transit system in the emirates.
SriLankan Airlines passengers transiting Colombo can now avail the airline’s offer of extending its hotel accommodation service for transit passengers for up to 48 hours for a nominal fee.
“SriLankan Airlines would like even our transit pa
Three people have been arrested in connection with a drug shipment seized as it entered Saudi Arabia from Bahrain.
The consignment of 65,000 Captagon tablets had reportedly been smuggled over the King Fahad Causeway, but was swooped on by
SriLankan Airlines is fast turning Colombo into a hub for air travel, steadily increasing the number of passengers in transit through the island’s international airport.
Three years ago, only 28 per cent of passengers carried by SriLankan