Manateq awards Al Wukair Logistics Park development contract to GWC Dec 09, 2019 0 849 12345 The Economic Zones Company (Manateq) on Sunday awarded Al Wukair Logistics Park development contract to Gulf Warehousing Company (GWC) under the public-private-partnership model. According to an agreement signed between the two parties, Qatar’s leading logistics provider GWC will develop the 1.48 square kilometre Al Wukair Logistics Park under build, operate and transfer (BOT) system with an investment of QR1.5 billion. The PPP deal with 30-year lease tenure will allow GWC to design, finance, develop, operate and maintain the entire development, consisting of dry, cold, frozen and chemical storage facilities as well as light workshops and warehousing open yards. Manateq Chief Executive Officer Fahad Rashid al Kaabi said, “The Al Wukair Logistics Park will be developed in two phases. Work on the first phase representing almost 40 percent of the park will begin immediately and will be completed within two years. Rest of the park will be developed within five years.” —Satyendra Pathak RELATED ARTICLES Shura discusses 2020 draft budget Dec 09, 2019 0 1353 Amir heads to Rwanda today Dec 09, 2019 0 747 Amir crowns Gulf Cup winners Dec 09, 2019 0 945 Qatar attends GCC meet in preparation for Gulf Summit The committee for drafting decisions and recommendations for Ministerial Preparatory Council for the 40th Session of the GCC Supreme Council held a meeting at the headquarters of the GCC General Secretariat in Riyadh .. Rain likely in next two days, warns QMD The Qatar Meteorology Department (QMD) has forecast scattered to heavy rain in the next couple of days. “A state of atmospheric instability is expected to continue affecting the country in the coming two days due to an .. Doha Declaration calls for steps to empower people with disabilities Tribune News Network Doha Qatar Foundation for Social Work (QFSW) has launched the “Doha Declaration” at the closing ceremony of the Doha International Conference on Disability and Development (DICDD). The two-day ..