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Visit Qatar CEO takes part in Qatar Airways’ Hamburg, Germany route launch


Eng. Abdulaziz Ali Al Mawlawi, CEO of Visit Qatar participated at the Qatar Airways’ new route to Hamburg, Germany launch on July 1st, 2024. During the Gala dinner Eng. Abdulaziz highlighted the importance of the new route to and from Germany as it reinforces the ambition of the 2030 tourism vision to focus on 15 key markets.


The German market has notably increased as a source market since the 2022 FIFA World Cup, German visitors to Qatar surged from 30,000 to 160,000 in a year. By May 2024, this number soared to 92,000, showcasing Qatar's rising appeal among European travelers. This new era of connectivity will result in welcoming more visitors from Hamburg and beyond to enjoy Qatar's unique offerings and renowned hospitality.

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Qatar Tourism’s mission is to establish Qatar as a place where cultural authenticity meets modernity, and where people of the world come together to experience unique offerings in culture, sports, business and family entertainment, rooted in Service Excellence. Qatar Tourism will regulate and develop the tourism industry, encouraging investment from the private sector. It will set the national strategy for the tourism sector, reviewing it periodically and overseeing its implementation, with the aim of diversifying tourism offerings in the country and increasing visitor spend. Through our network of international offices in priority markets, and cutting-edge digital platforms, Qatar Tourism is expanding Qatar’s presence globally and enhancing the tourism sector.