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A-Ring Road project to reduce congestion

A-Ring Road project to reduce congestion

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has completed more than 54% of the A-Ring Road development works, a senior official has said.

‘Efficient use of GCC air space vital to tackle air traffic congestion’

‘Efficient use of GCC air space vital to tackle air traffic congestion’

Efficient use of GCC air space is a pressing need to tackle air traffic congestion in the region, which is a major challenge for Gulf and Middle Eastern carriers, says IATA regional vice-president ...

France to allow congestion pricing in bid to reduce traffic jams

France to allow congestion pricing in bid to reduce traffic jams

France plans to make it easier for cities to introduce congestion pricing in a bid to reduce traffic jams and air pollution, the transport minister said on Thursday.

Philippines says no quick fixes to costly traffic woes in capital

Philippines says no quick fixes to costly traffic woes in capital

"Metro Manila traffic is getting worse," JICA chief representative Susumu Ito said following a meeting with transport and socio-economic officials on Thursday.

Signal-controlled TV intersection opens to traffic

Signal-controlled TV intersection opens to traffic

Ashghal is committed to open a number of important projects ahead of Eid al-Adha and the beginning of the new academic year to reduce congestion.

German man swims to work to help beat congestion

German man swims to work to help beat congestion

Fed-up with the grind of taking a bus or bike to work every day on congested streets in Munich, Benjamin David started swimming there instead.

Mohamed bin Thani Street closed for a day

Mohamed bin Thani Street closed for a day

Mohamed bin Thani Street will be closed for one day from Wednesday morning for works. The temporary closure will be from the Civil Defence Roundabout towards the Qatar National Museum.

Woqod extends petrol pump hoses for speedy service

Woqod extends petrol pump hoses for speedy service

Qatar Fuel (Woqod) has announced the completion of the extension of all service station hoses, allowing customer vehicles to be fuelled from either side of any pump at the service stations.

March rated as the most congested month in 2015

March rated as the most congested month in 2015

The first Qatar Traffic Report (QTR), released by the Qatar Mobility Innovations Centre (QMIC) yesterday points out that March 2015 was the most congested month last year.

West Bay shuttles `to be fairly priced' from April 1

West Bay shuttles `to be fairly priced' from April 1

The Ministry of Transport and Communications has extended the contract of Mowasalat to operate the West Bay Shuttle buses for one more year. The ministry is planning to make it a paid service from April 1.

'Rethinking necessary for West Bay shuttle service'

'Rethinking necessary for West Bay shuttle service'

The West Bay shuttle bus service was launched on January 15, 2014 with the aim of providing a mass transportation solution that would help ease congestion in Doha's business district.