Milaha celebrates its 60th Anniversary on 17th May

Posted by Daily Shipping Times on 19-05-2017        Tweet

DOHA: Milaha hosted a grand celebrated to mark its 60th anniversary at La Cigale Hotel in Doha on 17th May 2017. The event included the introduction of the company’s new corporate values, and awards to long-serving employees for their outstanding efforts and contribution to realizing Milaha’s vision and mission.

Interestingly, Qatar National Navigation & Transport Company (QNNTC), erstwhile Milaha, was founded in the year 1957 as the first Shipping Agent in Qatar. In 1974, it launched Marine Transport Services in Doha Port, consistinng of lighterage, berthing and towage. The year 2010 was marked by the Merger and acquisition of Qatar Shipping and Halul Offshore Services, while in 2011 Milaha was launched as the result of strategic transformation.

In 2015, it launched first direct service between Qatar and India.