Gulf Times - Wakrah
Campaign to remove abandoned cars starts in Al Wakrah Municipality

Campaign to remove abandoned cars starts in Al Wakrah Municipality

The sixth campaign to remove abandoned cars started on Sunday within the administrative boundaries of Al Wakrah Municipality. The campaign is implemented by the Joint Committee for the Removal of Neglected Cars in the State, and the Mechanical Equipment Department and the Public ...

Al Janoub Stadium in Wakrah opens to fanfare

Al Janoub Stadium in Wakrah opens to fanfare

Qatar inaugurated its first purpose-built stadium for the 2022 World Cup, staging the prestigious Amir Cup final in the 40,000-capacity Al Janoub (South) Stadium at Al-Wakrah.

Second campus of DPS-MIS to open in September 2019

Second campus of DPS-MIS to open in September 2019

The foundation stone for the state-of-the-art school complex is to be laid on Saturday in a 32,000sqm plot in the Wukair area.

Wakrah food shops fined

Wakrah food shops fined

Al Wakrah Municipality's health control section has issued 18 violations to various food facilities within the municipality, collecting QR135,000 worth of fines from 307 field inspections conducted last month.

Wakrah food shops fined for violations

Wakrah food shops fined for violations

Authorities also destroyed 315kg of foodstuff that was not fit for consumption.

Indian fishermen from Qatar stranded in Abu Dhabi

Indian fishermen from Qatar stranded in Abu Dhabi

The fishermen are Jerald Reegan (31), Karol Jahin (26), John Prabhahar (40), Reegan Jeo Gladwin (35) and Jose Stalin (32), all natives of Kadiyapatanam coastal village in Kanyakumari district.

Abu Dhabi detains five Indian fishermen from Wakrah

Abu Dhabi detains five Indian fishermen from Wakrah

Five Indian fishermen who set out to sea from Qatar’s Wakrah have been detained by Abu Dhabi Coast Guard, according to a statement issued yesterday by South Asian Fishermen Fraternity (SAFF), based in Kanyakumari district of India's Tamil Nadu state.

Second World Cup stadium in Qatar on schedule

Second World Cup stadium in Qatar on schedule

A second stadium being built for the football World Cup 2022 in Qatar will be ready on schedule next year despite sanctions imposed by Gulf neighbours, an official said on Monday.

Temperature to reach 43C on Saturday in Doha

Temperature to reach 43C on Saturday in Doha

Mercury will reach a high of 43C on Saturday in Doha and at Mesaieed, Wakrah and Al Khor, Qatar Met Department said.

Barwa Village businesses 'hit' by infrastructure works

Barwa Village businesses 'hit' by infrastructure works

Ongoing infrastructure development works in the immediate vicinity of Barwa Village have adversely affected businesses in the mixed-development neighbourhood.

Fire in unused warehouse near Wakrah

Fire in unused warehouse near Wakrah

A fire broke out in a warehouse on the south western side of Wukair, near Wakrah, around noon on Tuesday. However, no one was hurt, inquiries found.

Flower festival to conclude on Saturday

Flower festival to conclude on Saturday

The flower festival at Al Khor and Al Thakhira yard, organised by the Ministry of Municipality and Environment's (MME) Agriculture Affairs Department, concludes on Saturday.