Gulf Times - Wakra
Ashghal starts Wakrah road upgrade project

Ashghal starts Wakrah road upgrade project

Ashghal has announced the commencement of the 9.2km long Al Wakrah Main Road upgrade works. The total cost is approximately QR600mn.

Newly opened roads boost connectivity in southern Doha

Newly opened roads boost connectivity in southern Doha

With the opening of many vital roads in the southern parts of Doha in recent months, especially in and around Wakra, Wukair and Mesaieed, there has been a remarkable improvement in the road connectivity in the respective areas since the second half of 2017.

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.

Umm Slal market tenants look for affordable housing

Umm Slal market tenants look for affordable housing

Tenants, who have been allotted stalls at the yet-to-be commissioned municipal market at the north Doha township of Umm Slal Ali, are seeking extension at their current location at the Doha Central Market.

Najma Street’s extended stretch a boon to Doha, Wakra

Najma Street’s extended stretch a boon to Doha, Wakra

The opening of a new road and a bridge is to remarkably enhance the connectivity between the central areas of Doha and its southern region, including Wakra.

Mercury tipped to reach 46 degrees on Saturday

Mercury tipped to reach 46 degrees on Saturday

A maximum temperature of 46C is forecast on Saturday at Mesaieed, Wakra and Al Khor, followed by 45C in Doha, 37C at Dukhan and Abu Samra and 36C at Ruwais.

Brace for chilly weather, mercury may dip to 6 degrees

Brace for chilly weather, mercury may dip to 6 degrees

The mercury is expected to dip to 6 degrees Celsius in some parts of the country including Wakra and Mesaieed on Sunday, the met office has said.