Khalifa Ali Al Hetmi

Milaha CEO to Step Down After 7 Years at The Helm

Milaha, a Qatar-based marine transport and logistics conglomerate, announced that its President and CEO, Khalifa Ali Al-Hetmi, will retire in September. Having joined Milaha 31 years ago, Mr. Al-Hetmi has been at the helm of Milaha for the past 7 years. During his tenure as CEO, he oversaw the strategic acquisition of Qatar Shipping and…

Milaha Acquires 100% Control in 2 LNG Carriers

Milaha announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Qatar Shipping Company, acquired the remaining 60% interest in each of the two entities that own the Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) carriers, Milaha Ras Laffan and Milaha Qatar, from Société Générale, thereby increasing its stake in those entities from 40% to a controlling 100%. The vessels are chartered…

Qatari Student

Milaha Launches Summer Training Program for Qatari Students

Milaha launched its summer training program which targets Qatari university students currently enrolled in universities in Qatar and abroad and studying maritime, engineering, finance, and business administration-related majors, in addition to students from Qatar Technical School. The 24 students, who will be taking part in this year’s edition, had been introduced to Milaha through the…

Disclosure – Talks with UACC

Milaha is pleased to announce that it is initiating talks with United Arab Chemical Carriers Ltd. in the United Arab Emirates regarding a possible combination of their respective product and chemical tanker businesses. If successful, this move is expected to result in a larger and stronger business, provide better financial returns,and strengthen the combined business…