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'5/6 Interchange': Qatar Post stamp marks Ashghal's achievement

'5/6 Interchange': Qatar Post stamp marks Ashghal's achievement

"The new postage stamp is very special as it represents the 5/6 Interchange, the distinctive architectural icon and the Qatari landmark."

Rawdat Rashed Road fully open to traffic

Rawdat Rashed Road fully open to traffic

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has announced the completion of Phase 3 of the Rawdat Rashed Road Development Project, which is aimed at providing a "safe, highly developed road" to link Salwa Road with Dukhan Highway.

Traffic diversion on exit ramp southeast of Umm Lekhba Interchange

Traffic diversion on exit ramp southeast of Umm Lekhba Interchange

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has announced that it will divert traffic on the exit ramp and lanes southeast of Umm Lekhba Interchange, from Doha towards Al Markhiya Street, from March 17.

Service road shut at Umm Birka Interchange for two months

Service road shut at Umm Birka Interchange for two months

The closure is being carried out in co-ordination with the General Directorate of Traffic, Ashghal has said in a press statement.

New underpass, bridge to ease traffic

New underpass, bridge to ease traffic

The Public Works Authority, Ashghal, yesterday opened a 3.1km section of the main carriageway of Khalifa Avenue, stretching from the west of Tilted Interchange to east of Bani Hajer Interchange.

Part of Al Khor Coastal Road to be shut for 18 months

Part of Al Khor Coastal Road to be shut for 18 months

According to a statement from Ashghal, the work includes the construction of a five-lane carriageway on either side in addition to 10 grade-separated interchanges, fast cycling lane and shared path.

Airport Interchange to provide direct link to Wakra, Doha

Airport Interchange to provide direct link to Wakra, Doha

The opening of the northbound lanes on the bridge enables road users travelling from Al Wakra to Doha to continue directly north towards the Corniche and City Center Doha.

Changes on Truck Route after part of Orbital Highway opens

Changes on Truck Route after part of Orbital Highway opens

The proposed road change, which will occur approximately 50km south west of Doha, has been designed in co-ordination with the General Directorate of Traffic.

Part of Corniche Street to be closed for two days

Part of Corniche Street to be closed for two days

Ashghal has announced the closure of a small part of Al Corniche Street, specifically at the Post Office interchange, from 1pm on August 25 till evening of the next day for maintenance works.

Ashghal opens Al Kheesa Interchange to traffic

Ashghal opens Al Kheesa Interchange to traffic

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has announced that it has opened Al Kheesa Interchange to traffic after completing the junction upgrade as part of the North Road Corridor Enhancement project.

Ashghal opens intersection at East Street 33 Interchange

Ashghal opens intersection at East Street 33 Interchange

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has opened an intersection at the East Street 33 Interchange, above the East Industrial Street underpass.

Diversion on Al Furousiya Street from Saturday

Diversion on Al Furousiya Street from Saturday

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) will close and divert an 800 metre section of Al Furousiya Street from Saturday to enable the construction of a free-flowing, three-level interchange on Al Rayyan Al Jadeed Street.