QA Cargo ships 1 million kilos of freight free of charge for charities Jul 14, 2020 0 6902 12345 Tribune News NetworkDohaQatar Airways Cargo is taking action like no other airline before and playing an active role in building tomorrow’s world. The world’s largest cargo airline is committed to helping people in need through its “1 Million Kilos” campaign. From July to the end of December, charities will be able to use the services of Qatar Airways Cargo to transport humanitarian aid and medical supplies all over the world, free of charge. Qatar Airways is donating 1 million kilos of freight to selected customers around the world to give to the charities of their choice. This will allow the movement of medical equipment, humanitarian relief and essential products to where they are most needed, free of charge.“This action was triggered by the COVID-19 crisis. The pandemic is a tragedy for millions of people, and we looked for ways how we, as an airline, could help those in the greatest difficulty. This solution — shipping 1 million kilos of cargo free of charge — is a firm commitment for Qatar Airways Cargo. More than just words, we wanted to act and to adopt a comprehensive approach based on actions for the future,” said Guillaume Halleux, Chief Officer Cargo at Qatar Airways.‘1 Million Kilos’ is the first chapter in an ambitious sustainability project called — We Qare. Built on the four fundamental pillars of sustainability (economy, environment, society and culture), We Qare is a series of concrete air cargo actions designed to create a positive impact on the industry and the world.The history of the airfreight industry must change in line with the new challenges the world is facing. As the leading voice within the cargo market, QA Cargo is pioneering the future, sustainable and socially responsible air cargo industry. RELATED ARTICLES Awqaf distributes food baskets to families affected by COVID-19 Jul 14, 2020 0 8106 Arab, African envoys laud Qatar’s free healthcare for COVID-19 patients Jul 14, 2020 0 3864 A glimpse of gazelles Jul 14, 2020 0 619 Ashghal opens upgraded Al Tarfa Intersection to traffic The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has opened the Al Tarfa Intersection to traffic after completion of the main upgrading works and its infrastructure service utilities. Ashghal also completed the construction of .. Amir congratulates Montenegro prez QNA Doha His Highness The Amir of State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani on Monday sent a cable of congratulations to President Milo Dukanovic of the Republic of Montenegro on the occasion of his country’s Statehood .. COVID-19 recoveries surpass 100K-mark Tribune News Network Doha In a heartening news, more than 100,000 people have recovered from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Qatar, thanks to the unwavering efforts of the country to combat the virus. The number of .. Amir condoles with Cote d’Ivoire prez QNA Doha His Highness The Amir of State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani on Monday held a telephone conversation with President of Cote d’Ivoire Alassane Ouattara. During the phone call, HH The Amir offered .. QF, TED launch global platform to showcase ideas in Arabic language Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF) and TED on Monday launched TEDinArabic — a two-year initiative that will provide a platform for thinkers, researchers, artists, and .. Barwa in talks to launch two housing projects in Al Wakra Barwa Real Estate Group on Monday announced that necessary procedures underway for contracting to start the implementation of two new projects in Al Wakra. According to a statement posted by Barwa on Qatar Stock ..