Posted on May 19, 2019

Mowasalat (Karwa) greatly facilitated the reach of spectators to and from Al Wakra Stadium during its inauguration, which hosted the final football match of Amir Cup, last Thursday.

Mowasalat has deployed 115 buses that transported more than 10,000 out of the 38,678 game spectators, and 75 allocated buses transporting over 6,000 students, as well as providing wheelchair accessible buses to transport their users to and from the stadium. In addition, Mowasalat collaborated with Qatar Rail in the operation of Metro Link feeder buses. 

Mowasalat facilitates spectators 2 [].jpgFor the first time, Mowasalat has utilized a number of eco-friendly electrical buses as an initiative to preserve the environment, and as a step towards the achievement of the Qatar National Vision 2030, to enhance sustainable environmental development. Mowasalat was able to make a significant positive impact on the spectators as the utilized buses achieved a loading and off-landing time record of only (1) one minute during the transfer of passengers to and from Al-Wakra Stadium.

Mr. Fahad Saad Al-Qahtani, Mowasalat CEO, said: "We would like to congratulate His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Emir of the State of Qatar, on the inauguration of Al Wakra Stadium, the sports architectural masterpiece that will attract the world's attention when hosting FIFA 2022 Finals." "I would also like to extend great thanks to the Supreme Committee of Delivery & Legacy for all their efforts in achieving this world-class stadium, and thanks to Qatar Football Association and its President for the wonderful organization not only for Amir Cup final but for all the current football season." Al-Qahtani added.

Al-Qahtani also pointed out that the directives of the wise leadership and the great efforts exerted by the State represented by the Ministry of Transport and Communications and stakeholders have greatly facilitated spectators’ reach to and from Al Wakra Stadium during Amir Cup final by implementing several projects related to roads and transportation infrastructure. These projects have greatly contributed to improving the performance and integration of the transport system and promoting public transport.

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Al-Qahtani said: "The fruitful collaboration with Qatar Football Association, Supreme Committee of Delivery & Legacy and Qatar Rail contributed significantly to the success of Mowasalat (Karwa) tasks during the event. Where transportation provided an exceptional experience for spectators with world-class services and contributed to enriching their experience through the integration of transport services." "Mowasalat has put all its capabilities and raised its readiness to meet all spectators’ requirements at this important event, offering a large fleet of public transport buses to facilitate the public transport back and forth to the stadium.” Al-Qahtani added. He also pointed out that Mowasalat offered exclusive discounts to game spectators to support the integration of the transfer process with Doha Metro, where it provided a 25% flat discount to spectators when booking a trip to Al Wakra Stadium via Karwa Taxi App.

Al-Qahtani stressed that the successful organization of Al-Wakra Stadium inauguration, which hosted Amir Cup final, is a proof of the integration of all road projects with various facilities of the transport sector, which greatly contributed to the facilitation of traffic and offer an exceptional experience to the public. Al-Qahtani expressed his sincere thanks and appreciation to all the employees of Mowasalat for their outstanding efforts in making this important event a success. He confirmed the commitment of Mowasalat (Karwa) to provide its best services to customers and help achieving successful delivery of FIFA 2022 Finals.