Archive for the ‘Transportation’ Category

I got this email from Qatar Airways about their 2-day Seat Sale. The Seat Sale is actually nice if you really do intend to go to Dubai, Bahrain or to the other GCC countries mentioned as the base fare does come out lower than what you typically pay for. However, these rates don’t include any […]

The Qatar Motor Show 2011 promises to be a premium auto show with the latest car models, concept cars, super cars and futuristic cars from the most renowned style centers and car designers, including a selection of exclusive concept cars and automotive designs from reputed Italian manufacturers. As the only show in the region involving […]

Anyone can agree that the prices of petrol/gas in Qatar might be one of the cheapest in the world that it is cheaper than your bottle of water. The last time Qatar increased prices was in 2005 whereas in the Philippines, the prices fluctuate every week, if not every day. A 20 Dirham increase might […]

Qatar-bound passengers will be arriving at a spacious terminal from today with the Doha International Airport opening a 13,500sq m facility, which is significantly larger than the existing one. The new Doha Arrivals Terminal is located on C-Ring Road at the site where the temporary Asian Games terminal was constructed. The new terminal is a […]

Great news for people who use economy seats for flying with Qatar Airways, they recently enhanced their baggage weight allowances from 20kg to 23kg per customer! That means 3 more kilos for goods you want to take back to Qatar as going home to the Philippines, Qatar Airways allows you 45kg. Read more about it […]


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  • Marcus: Hi. I am very interested in opening an account with Ameritrade, my question is how do you fund the a [...]
  • Elymar: I'm working in Qatar I want to visit Japan what is the requirements of getting visa I want to spend [...]
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