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Marketing push into Europe on the wings of Qatar Airways

4 July 2012

Tourism Council WA has welcomed the $1.2 million co-operative marketing agreement that was signed today by the West Australian State Government and Qatar Airways.

The joint marketing initiative will concentrate on increasing visitation to WA by traditional European markets especially focusing on the United Kingdom and Germany.

Tourism Council WA Chief Executive Officer Evan Hall said “it is great opportunity to promote WA to our traditional markets while also pursing new markets such as China.”

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Perth connects with Qatar and beyond

2 July 2012

Tourism Council WA have welcomed the inaugural flight of Qatar Airways from Doha, which arrives in Perth tomorrow afternoon.

The airline will deliver three non-stop flights between Doha and Perth each week with a daily service to begin from the 1st December. Qatar Airways will operate their Boeing 777 aircraft which provides 259 seats including 42 Business Class seats on this new route.

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