Ministry of Municipality procures 816 tonnes of dates

Ministry of Municipality procures 816 tonnes of dates

The Ministry of Municipality, represented by the Department of Agricultural Affairs, has completed the project to purchase and receive local dates for the 2021 agricultural season, from holders of registered date-producing farms.

Fallen trees removed

Fallen trees removed

The Ministry of Municipality, represented by the General Cleanliness Department and in co-ordination with the municipalities concerned, removed a number of trees that had fallen due to the strong winds that the country witnessed recently.

Ministry attends FAO preparatory session

Ministry attends FAO preparatory session

The Ministry of Municipality, represented by the Food Security Department, is participating in the preparatory meetings for the 37th session of the FAO Conference for the Near East and North Africa, which will be held via video conferencing

Ministry of Municipality inducts hybrid cars into service

Ministry of Municipality inducts hybrid cars into service

The Ministry of Municipality, represented by the Department of Mechanical Equipment of the Public Services Affairs Sector, has supported a number of departments and municipalities with a set of new rented environmentally friendly 'hybrid' cars

Ministry removes 24 tonnes of waste during QND celebration days

Ministry removes 24 tonnes of waste during QND celebration days

The Ministry of Municipality's General Cleanness Department intensified its efforts during the National Day celebrations, December 18-19, where all the main streets were swept and the garbage containers washed.

Action taken against company for storing expired food items

Action taken against company for storing expired food items

The Ministry of Municipality, in co-operation with the Ministry of Interior and the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, recently carried out a joint inspection campaign that resulted in the detection of a food storage facility violating the laws.

Ministry urges to remove abandoned boats, cradles

Ministry urges to remove abandoned boats, cradles

The Ministry of Municipality's General Cleanness Department (beaches & islands section) Monday urged owners of the boats, other sea vessels, and their cradles that are abandoned on the sideways of Al-Shyoukh Port (Al-Bandar) to remove them within three days starting from Tuesday, November 2.

250 tonnes frozen meat with changed expiry dates seized

250 tonnes frozen meat with changed expiry dates seized

The Ministry of Municipality, represented by the central inspection team at the office of the Assistant Undersecretary for Municipal Affairs, in co-ordination with a municipality and the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (the Consumer Protection Department), seized 250 tonnes of frozen meat

Ministry carries out cleanup campaign at Abu Dhalouf Beach

Ministry carries out cleanup campaign at Abu Dhalouf Beach

The Ministry of Municipality's General Cleanliness Department (beaches and islands section) and Public Relations Department (awareness Section) carried out a cleanup campaign at Abu Dhalouf Beach in Al Ruwais Saturday morning with the participation of 35 employees from Jaidah Group.

MME in carbon taxes workshop

MME in carbon taxes workshop

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment, represented by the Climate Change Department, participated in a virtual workshop on carbon taxes and the policies of applying carbon pricing in developed and developing countries.

Special directional signage for Sealine, Khor Al Udaid visitors

Special directional signage for Sealine, Khor Al Udaid visitors

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME)'s Natural Reserves Department, in co-operation with Mawater Centre and Seashore Group, has put up special directional/guidance signage for exit and entry alongside the road linking the Sealine and Khor Al Udaid areas in order to guide visitors and h

Registration for winter camping reopens on Sunday

Registration for winter camping reopens on Sunday

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) has announced that it will reopen registration for winter camping in some areas at 9am on October 25.