QA to launch three weekly flights to Abuja from Nov 27 Nov 20, 2020 0 3333 12345 Qatar Airways (QA) will operate three weekly flights to Abuja, Nigeria, via Lagos from November 27, the sixth new destination announced by the national carrier of Qatar since the start of the pandemic. The Abuja service will be operated by the airline’s state-of-the-art Boeing 787 Dreamliner featuring 22 seats in Business Class and 232 seats in Economy Class. Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive Akbar Al Baker said, “We are delighted to be launching flights to the capital of Nigeria. With the strong Nigerian diaspora in Europe, US and the UK, we are thrilled to now be flying to Abuja in addition to our existing Lagos flights which started back in 2007. We look forward to working closely with our partners in Nigeria to steadily grow this route and support the recovery of tourism and trade in the region.” (TNN) page 2 RELATED ARTICLES Qatar gets leading UN role Nov 20, 2020 0 4737 Amir condoles with Somali president Nov 20, 2020 0 2199 132 referred to Public Prosecution for not wearing masks Nov 20, 2020 0 3404 WISH 2020 concludes with calls to advance innovation to overcome health challenges Tribune News Network Doha Bringing together more than 60,000 people from across the globe, the fifth World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) – held virtually for the first time– concluded on Thursday, with calls to .. Ooredoo warns against phishing scams The Ooredoo Group has cautioned its customers against phishing scams that seek to steal personal information through fraudulent emails and website pop-ups purporting to be from the telecom major. “We’ve seen a rise in .. Health must be an integral component to living a fulfilled life: Sheikha Hind CATHERINE W GICHUKI Doha HE Sheikha Hind bint Hamad Al Thani, Vice Chairperson and Chief Executive Officer of Qatar Foundation, has called for making health an integral component to living a fulfilled life. “We need to .. December vaccine rollout possible: BioNTech CEO AFP Frankfurt am Main, BioNTech co-founder Ugur Sahin on Thursday said the frontrunner COVID-19 vaccine his German firm is developing with Pfizer could be rolled out before the year is over in the United States or Europe. ..