Gulf Times - traffic-safety
Ashghal enhances traffic safety for schools to welcome new academic year

Ashghal enhances traffic safety for schools to welcome new academic year

As part of its continuing efforts to ensure safety of school premises, the Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has completed improving the road safety features surrounding 465 schools across the country.

QP's proposals on traffic safety reviewed

QP's proposals on traffic safety reviewed

The follow-up committee of the National Traffic Safety Committee has held a meeting with representatives of Qatar Petroleum (QP).

Call to curb stunt driving on public roads

Call to curb stunt driving on public roads

The menace of stunt driving, which damages public roads apart from risking lives, should be curbed, a cross section of Qataris have told local Arabic daily Arrayah while urging the authorities concerned to launch a broad awareness campaign.

Doha to host global traffic safety conference next week

Doha to host global traffic safety conference next week

Under the patronage of HE the Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani, the International Traffic Safety Conference 2018 (ITSC 2018) ...

Total Qatar pitches in for traffic safety drive

Total Qatar pitches in for traffic safety drive

Total's activities have attracted a large number of families to the company’s booth, set up as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).

Al Matar Street to be closed for 12 hours on Thursday-Friday

Al Matar Street to be closed for 12 hours on Thursday-Friday

Ashghal will close for 12 hours a stretch of Al Matar Street (Airport Road) between D-Ring and C-Ring roads in both directions to install a steel structure of a pedestrian bridge on Al Matar Street.

Bigger role urged for traffic safety committee

Bigger role urged for traffic safety committee

The committee was urged to monitor the plan's implementation and strengthen Qatar's global position in reducing road traffic accidents.

Training workshop to impart traffic safety culture among students

Training workshop to impart traffic safety culture among students

Around 100 students from 20 independent boy schools in Doha participated in a training workshop recently held by the Qatar Transportation and Traffic Safety Centre (QTTSC) at Qatar University College of Engineering (QU-CENG).

Traffic awareness programme held

Traffic awareness programme held

A traffic safety awareness training session was conducted at the DicoTech office in Doha recently, in collaboration with the Traffic Department, Ministry of Interior (MoI).

Temporary road closure near Al Khor Hospital

Temporary road closure near Al Khor Hospital

A temporary closure will begin on Saturday in both directions of the part of the road between Al Khor Hospital roundabout and Ras Imlaiji area.

Orbital highway to speed up economic growth

Orbital highway to speed up economic growth

The New Orbital Highway project will not only link the most important areas of economic activity in the country but also significantly cut travel time, help reduce road congestion and enhance traffic safety, the Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has stressed.

Campaigns, training programmes to boost traffic safety

Campaigns, training programmes to boost traffic safety

With a view to impart a fillip to traffic safety in Qatar, new awareness campaigns and training programmes for drivers will be developed.