- Law-enforcement agencies have busted an illegal liquor-making unit functioning from a house in the northern areas of the country.
Qatar Rail yesterday announced that 30km of tunnelling out of 113km for the Greater Doha Metro Rail project has been completed.
When Qatar Rail last reported progress in April, the figure was 18.5km. Entire tunnelling work is expected to be over in 2017.
Qatar has again stepped up enforcement of a law this year that requires businesses, residential compounds and all public areas around the country to be monitored by closed circuit television (CCTV).
A criminal court has sentenced an Arab expatriate internal design engineer to three years in jail and fined him QR10,000 ($2,746) for demanding and accepting a bribe of QR20,000.
The closure of the one-kilometre stretch between Gulf Cinema and Mall signals of Najma Street has led to remarkably huge congestion on several roads in Al Hilal.
The Supreme Council of Health (SCH) will mark the World Day for Safety and Health at Work on June 12 by holding activities to raise safety awareness and health issues for workers at the Medical Commission.
Woqod (Qatar Fuel) will soon be setting up 15 portable petrol stations at different locations in and around Doha to help vehicles access fuel easily.
After the Washington Post published a graphic about world cup deaths, showing relatively small numbers who died on construction for Beijing Olympics and Brazil World Cup, it went viral and was picked up by many news organisations without any verification.
Fire engines, security patrols and ambulances services were summoned after a small outdoor section of a child care center accommodation in Fereej Al Nasr caught fire Monday evening.
The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has announced that traffic will be temporarily diverted from Al Aziziya Street Extension- Street 300 from Wednesday for over the next six months.
A draft law amending some provisions of the sponsorship law has been referred to the Advisory Council for review.
Souq Faleh, one of the oldest markets in the city located opposite Souq Waqif, may not remain for long as shop owners have been asked to evacuate.