Gulf Times - traffic-congestion
Joint meeting held to solve traffic congestion

Joint meeting held to solve traffic congestion

A joint meeting attended by representatives of the Ministry of Interior, the Ministry of Transport and Communications and the Public Works Authority (Ashghal) was held Wednesday to discuss the causes of the current traffic congestion on Doha roads and implement measures

Doha tops GCC region in traffic congestion improvement: Qmic

Doha tops GCC region in traffic congestion improvement: Qmic

Doha has shown the most improvement (6.5%) in traffic congestion among the major GCC cities in 2019 with the economic cost of congestion reduced by QR300mn

Congestion to ease as tunnels at Pearl Interchange open

Congestion to ease as tunnels at Pearl Interchange open

Ashghal president and senior engineer Saad bin Ahmad al-Muhannadi hoped the tunnels would go a long way in considerably helping to reduce the traffic congestion.

Relief for drivers as underpass opens near Industrial Area

Relief for drivers as underpass opens near Industrial Area

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) on Thursday opened a new underpass as part of the East Street 33 Interchange on its Rawdat Al Khail Street Extension project.

CMC debates crowding, traffic congestion at Old Airport

CMC debates crowding, traffic congestion at Old Airport

Traffic congestion and crowding at the Old Airport Commercial Street were addressed by the Central Municipal Council (CMC) at its meeting on Tuesday.

Doha experiences severe traffic congestion

Doha experiences severe traffic congestion

A number of city roads experienced severe traffic congestion on Sunday. Commuters narrated their experiences on social media, with some advising others to avoid certain roads.

Pie in the sky: New Zealand makes pizza drone delivery

Pie in the sky: New Zealand makes pizza drone delivery

The world's first pizza drone delivery was claimed on Wednesday by the New Zealand division of fast food giant Domino's, as it looks to grab a slice of a potentially hot future market.

UDC plans new road to link The Pearl-Qatar with Doha

UDC plans new road to link The Pearl-Qatar with Doha

United Development Company (UDC), a leading Qatari shareholding company and master developer of The Pearl-Qatar, is set to conduct an engineering study for a new connection road linking island with the rest of Doha.

'Loud noises' led to Los Angeles airport evacuation: police

'Loud noises' led to Los Angeles airport evacuation: police

Los Angeles airport police said on Monday they were investigating whether passengers had mistaken loud noises of some kind for gunfire, leading to panicked evacuations the night before ...

Rio mayor declares fourth holiday to ease Olympics traffic

Rio mayor declares fourth holiday to ease Olympics traffic

Rio de Janeiro's mayor on Tuesday declared a fourth city holiday during the Olympic games after fans and athletes arrived to gridlock in the host city.

Traffic congestion cost about QR6.8billion in Qatar

Traffic congestion cost about QR6.8billion in Qatar

The economic cost of traffic congestion in Qatar in 2015 is estimated to be between QR5.2bn and 6.8bn, reveals a report by Qatar Mobility Innovation Centre (QMIC) ...