Qatar and Angola on Friday signed an air transport agreement that primarily facilitates national carrier Qatar Airways to expand into that country. The agreement was signed by HE the Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Seif Ahmed al-Sulaiti and Angolan Minister of Transport Ricardo de Abreu. “The agreement comes within the framework of connecting the State of Qatar with more air services agreements, permitting its national carrier to expand its destinations all around the world,” Ministry of Transport and Communications said in a statement.
Following the signing ceremony, the two ministers discussed the bilateral relations between the friendly countries in transportation and aviation and means of further enhancing them. The meeting also tackled potential investment opportunities in these fields. The meeting was attended by Akbar al-Baker, Group chief executive, Qatar Airways; and Abdulla bin Nasser Turki al-Subaey, chairman, Civil Aviation Authority (CAA).
Sources and photo-credits: Gulf Times