Gulf Times - Al-Wakrah
Woqod opens petrol station in Al Wakrah

Woqod opens petrol station in Al Wakrah

Qatar Fuel (Woqod) opened Al Wakrah-2 on Monday, expanding its network of various petrol stations to 79.

Al Wakrah Municipality tops in issuing new building permits in Feb

Al Wakrah Municipality tops in issuing new building permits in Feb

Al Wakrah Municipality topped the issuance of building permits in Qatar in February with 156 permits, the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDPS) has said in its monthly bulletin.

Expressway projects enhance connectivity in southern areas

Expressway projects enhance connectivity in southern areas

Express Highway projects implemented in Qatar's southern areas include the main road and its five interchanges that were opened to traffic recently to provide an additional option for road users’ between Al Wakrah, Al Wukair, Al Mashaf, and Doha.

Ashghal implements road and infrastructure projects in Wakrah

Ashghal implements road and infrastructure projects in Wakrah

Al Wakrah Municipality director Mansour Ajran al-Buainain, Central Municipal Council member for Al Wakrah constituency Mansour Ahmad al-Khater, and several residents of Al Wakrah and surrounding areas were present.

Wakrah bags bulk of building permits in September

Wakrah bags bulk of building permits in September

Qatar has issued 719 building permits in September, the bulk of which were in Al Wakrah which constituted 25% of the total, according to official statistics.

Ezdan Holding opens lease for first phase of Ezdan Oasis

Ezdan Holding opens lease for first phase of Ezdan Oasis

Ezdan Holding Group has announced that lease is now open for the first phase of ‘Ezdan Oasis’ in Al Wukair, the group’s largest real estate project spanning 1mn square metres with over 9,000 residential units.

Barwa-Al Mashaf Road opens, gives relief to motorists

Barwa-Al Mashaf Road opens, gives relief to motorists

Ashghal has announced the opening of Phase I of the Barwa-Al Mashaf Road development project, giving commuters travelling to and from Al Wakrah, Al Wukair and neighbouring areas something to cheer about.

Souq Waqif festival creating 'a welcoming atmosphere'

Souq Waqif festival creating 'a welcoming atmosphere'

The diversity of cultural and entertainment shows, as well as several attractions, at the Souq Waqif Spring Festival 2017 is creating 'a unique and welcoming atmosphere' in Doha, visitors have said.

Drive against street vendors: Food unfit for consumption seized

Drive against street vendors: Food unfit for consumption seized

Large quantities of food unfit for human consumption and rotten fish have been seized during a surprise inspection campaign, targeting street vendors, by Al Sheehaniya Municipality.

Ministry conducts clean-up campaign

Ministry conducts clean-up campaign

The beaches and coasts section at Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) General Cleanliness Department conducted a clean-up drive at the Al Wakrah beach and port.

Light rain forecast in western parts of Qatar

Light rain forecast in western parts of Qatar

There is a chance of light rain in some places in the western parts of Qatar on Tuesday, the Met department has said.

Electrical appliances firm shut over false labels

Electrical appliances firm shut over false labels

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has closed a company at Al Wakrah for a month over sale of electrical appliances with false country of origin labels.