Gulf Times - Orbital-Highway
Temporary diversion at Mesaieed Interchange on Salwa road

Temporary diversion at Mesaieed Interchange on Salwa road

Ashghal will put in place a temporary diversion on Salwa Road westbound carriageway at Mesaieed Interchange (Exit 24) for one week from Thursday to facilitate the completion of roadworks related to the Orbital Highway and Truck Route.

Roadworks near interchange on Orbital Highway

Roadworks near interchange on Orbital Highway

Road users travelling north to Al Khor or south towards Al Shamal Expressway can use the Dukhan North Service Road.

PM stresses the need to complete projects on time

PM stresses the need to complete projects on time

The pace of Ashghal's projects should be accelerated in line with the directives of His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani so as to implement Qatar's national plans regarding infrastructure, HE the Prime Minister said.

Changes on Truck Route after part of Orbital Highway opens

Changes on Truck Route after part of Orbital Highway opens

The proposed road change, which will occur approximately 50km south west of Doha, has been designed in co-ordination with the General Directorate of Traffic.

Qatar blockade fails to dent infrastructure projects

Qatar blockade fails to dent infrastructure projects

Public Works Authority (Ashghal) president Saad bin Ahmed al-Muhannadi has stressed that the ongoing infrastructure projects in Qatar have not been affected by the challenges arising from the economic blockade imposed on Qatar.

First phase of Orbital Highway and Truck Route opens

First phase of Orbital Highway and Truck Route opens

Traffic movement between Hamad Port and Al Khor and further north got a boost on Sunday when the first phase of the Orbital Highway and Truck Route was formally opened.

Ashghal opens two-third of Orbital Highway

Ashghal opens two-third of Orbital Highway

Almost two-third of the ambitious Orbital Highway and Truck Route linking the newly constructed Hamad Port in Mesaieed with the Ras Laffan Industrial City on the northern side is ready now.

18km of Orbital Highway partially opened

18km of Orbital Highway partially opened

Some 18km of the Orbital Highway, stretching from Dukhan Road to Mazrouah Interchange on North Road, has been partially opened, the Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has announced ...

G-Ring Road, a major boon to traffic network, opens

G-Ring Road, a major boon to traffic network, opens

The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) opened the G-Ring Road –at a total cost of QR 4bn, connecting Hamad International Airport to the Orbital Highway at Industrial Area and beyond.

Turkey suspends 12,800 police, shuts TV channel

Turkey suspends 12,800 police, shuts TV channel

Turkey has suspended 12,800 police officers over alleged links to an Islamic preacher accused of masterminding the failed July coup, and cut broadcasts of a pro-Kurdish television channel.