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New timing for Doha Metro after Ramadan

New timing for Doha Metro after Ramadan

The Doha Metro Red Line South, which started its initial operations on May 8, will have new timings after Ramadan, it is learnt.

Demand rises for Doha Metro’s Goldclub pass

Demand rises for Doha Metro’s Goldclub pass

With Doha Metro’s standard carriages starting to become crowded, especially during peak hours, the number of passengers opting for the Goldclub travel pass is on the rise.

Doha Metro passengers hail service, seek more additions

Doha Metro passengers hail service, seek more additions

With Doha Metro Red Line South getting an excellent response from the public, several ‘regular’ passengers have shared some suggestions that they feel would help make every ride a one-of-its-kind experience.

Doha Metro gets thumbs up from public

Doha Metro gets thumbs up from public

The Doha Metro Red Line South’s two days of operation has received a positive response from a large number of commuters, who unanimously described it as a fast, reliable and convenient mode of transportation.

Doha Metro enters a new phase with preview service

Doha Metro enters a new phase with preview service

Qatar Rail kicked off a preview service for the first part of the Doha Metro’s Red Line South on Wednesday – a milestone seen to boost the country’s infrastructure in the leadup to the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

British embassy staff members ride Doha Metro

British embassy staff members ride Doha Metro

Some British embassy staff members took a ride on the new Doha Metro on Wednesday.

French ambassador rides Doha Metro

French ambassador rides Doha Metro

French ambassador Franck Gellet took a ride on the Doha Metro on Wednesday.

Doha Metro begins service on Wednesday

Doha Metro begins service on Wednesday

Qatar residents and visitors will have the opportunity to experience a new mode of transport in the country with the soft opening of Doha Metro Red Line South today at 8am.

Doha Metro Red Line South to begin initial operation for public from Wednesday

Doha Metro Red Line South to begin initial operation for public from Wednesday

The Doha Metro Red Line South will start its initial operation for the public from Wednesday, the Ministry of Transport and Communications (MoTC) has announced.

Minor fire at Doha Metro station

Minor fire at Doha Metro station

A minor fire incident was reported at entrance No 5 of Doha Metro's Al Sadd station and it was completely controlled, Qatar Rail said in a tweet on Tuesday afternoon.

With 20% population using metro, Qatar Rail will be break-even

With 20% population using metro, Qatar Rail will be break-even

Doha Metro will be sustainable if 20% of the population uses the service, Qatar Rail managing director and CEO Abdulla Abdulaziz T al-Subaie said Sunday.

Most of Doha Metro station work likely to be completed by year-end

Most of Doha Metro station work likely to be completed by year-end

Qatar Rail expects most of the construction work at Doha Metro stations to be completed by the end of the year, which will put it on the verge of the crucial operational phase.