Qatar Ports Management Company Mwani signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Oman Global Logistics Group (ASYAD) in Doha on Tuesday. The deal was signed at the Kempinski hotel in the presence of Qatar’s Minister of Transport and Communications HE Jassim Saif Ahmed al Sulaiti and his Omani counterpart Dr Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Salem al Futaisi on the sidelines of the opening of the Hamad Port.
The agreement aims to improve logistics services, shipping and passenger ferry services between Qatar and Oman. The MoU was signed by the CEO of Mwani Qatar Captain Abdulla al Khanji and CEO of ASYAD Abdulrahman Salim al Hatmi.
Khanji welcomed the signing of the MoU with ASYAD and said such cooperation would”contribute to achieving Mwani Qatar’s objectives and plans that aim to boost its position locally and establish its presence regionally and globally as a leading company in the field of providing integrated seaport and logistic services”.
Speaking to the media, Hatmi said that this agreement will support Qatar’s plan to enhance and develop commercial movement.”I congratulate our brothers in Qatar, hoping that this MoU is a great beginning for them in the field of logistics in trade,” Hatmi added.
The agreement also looks to develop a joint strategy to anchor cargo business to Hamad Port and Omani Port.
The minister spoke about the unique relations between the two countries thanks to the wise directives of the Emir His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani and His Majesty Sultan Qaboos of Oman in service of mutual interests of the two brotherly nations.
He further added that the two leaders were keen to improve the ties in all fields.