Traffic diversion to be removed on Saturday

Traffic diversion to be removed on Saturday

The detour had been designed in co-ordination with the General Directorate of Traffic.

Minor detour on Al Gharrafa Street for 17 months

Minor detour on Al Gharrafa Street for 17 months

During the detour, both directions of Al Gharrafa Street between Thani bin Jasim Street traffic signal and Al Hazm Street signal will be reduced from three lanes to two.

Renault buys media stake to pave way for driverless future

Renault buys media stake to pave way for driverless future

Renault said it is acquiring 40% in the Challenges Group which publishes five magazines on the topics of business, science, research and history.

Traffic to be diverted for work on Salwa Road interchange

Traffic to be diverted for work on Salwa Road interchange

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has announced that it will temporarily shift eastbound and westbound traffic at Salwa Road Interchange No 24 to continue construction work on a multi-level interchange.

Sri Lanka's oil firm workers strike over India deal

Sri Lanka's oil firm workers strike over India deal

Thousands of Sri Lankan motorists were queuing for fuel after workers at the state-run oil firm went on strike, demanding the government scrap a deal which they say would give India too much influence over fuel prices.

Road safety improves in Qatar, say motorists

Road safety improves in Qatar, say motorists

Qatar's motorists believe that roads have become “less dangerous” due to “improved road infrastructure,” according to QIC Insured’s ‘Road Safety Monitor’.

Funeral discounts for elderly Japanese drivers who quit

Funeral discounts for elderly Japanese drivers who quit

The prospect of a cheaper funeral is being used to entice elderly Japanese drivers to give up their licences as police step up efforts to prevent accidents caused by ageing motorists.

Pedestrians, motorists urged to observe safety rules

Pedestrians, motorists urged to observe safety rules

Both pedestrians and motorists need to observe safety rules in order to avoid accidents on the roads, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) has stressed.

Unruly drivers undermine Paris pollution ban

Unruly drivers undermine Paris pollution ban

French police struggled to impose anti-pollution measures on motorists around Paris on Thursday as the city remained shrouded in smog during its worst winter pollution in 10 years.

Heavy traffic as schools, offices reopen

Heavy traffic as schools, offices reopen

Some parts of Doha witnessed heavy traffic on Sunday as thousands of children returned to school, but many motorists said they did not face much difficulty in general as the situation was “well under control”.

Wukair road gives commuters a 'hard time'

Wukair road gives commuters a 'hard time'

Driving along the Al Wukair-Mesaimeer road can be quite a challenge, especially in the evening, some motorists have said.

Relief for drivers after Civil Defence intersection opens

Relief for drivers after Civil Defence intersection opens

The opening of the Civil Defence intersection by the Public Works Authority, Ashghal, on Wednesday as scheduled has come as a huge relief to motorists who traverse the busy area in Doha.