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06 July 2022
Temporary Road closure on Al Corniche Street 

Ashghal announces temporary road closure in both directions on Al Corniche street for 9 days, starting from July 8th until July 16th, 2022, from Al Sheraton Intersection to Al Meena Intersection

03 July 2022
Ashghal completes works on Drainage Network in Al Kheesa and Rawdat Al Hamama

The Public Works Authority 'Ashghal' announces the completion of works on an 11-kilometer-long foul sewer network in Al-Kheesa and Rawdat Al-Hamama

02 July 2022
Designation of Public Bus Lane on A-Ring Road

Ashghal announces the designation Public Bus Lane, taxis, and authorized vehicles on A-Ring Road, in order to facilitate traffic and to serve FIFA World Cup 2022™ transportation plan.

29 May 2022
Ashghal Fully Opens Mesaimeer Interchange for Traffic and the Final Route from Al Wakra to Doha

Ashghal announces opening Mesaimeer Interchange to full traffic and the final route connecting Al Wakra to Doha, as drivers coming from Mesaieed Road can reach Nuaija, Fereej Al Ali, Rawdat Al Khail Street and D Ring Road

24 April 2022
Completion of Main Upgrading Works on Streets in Muaither and Umm Al Dome

Ashghal announced the completion of main upgrading works on a number of streets in Muaither and Umm Al Dome area, as part of the Road Improvement Works (RIW) Project in Muaither and Umm Al Dome.

20 April 2022
Completion of Main Upgrading Works on Ibn Al Aghlab and Al Hada Streets

Ashghal announced the completion of main upgrading works of Ibn Al Aghlab and Al Hada Streets and opening them to traffic, as part of the development works in Central Doha within the Construction of Foul Sewer Network for Inner Doha Project.

27 March 2022
Temporary Closure on Part of Rawdat Umm Al Salam Street in Al Kharaitiyat

Ashghal announces a temporary closure on part of Rawdat Umm Al Salam Street and part of Wadi Al-Askar Street in Al Kharaitiyat in both directions, starting from Tuesday, March 29, 2022, at 6:00 AM for a period of 6 days.

26 March 2022
Ashghal Opens Logistics City Interchange on G Ring Road to Traffic

Ashghal has opened the Logistics City Interchange to traffic which is located at the south entrance of the G-Ring Road at the Free Zone, southwest of Hamad International Airport before the Airport Interchange.

21 March 2022
Temporary closure of part of Bu Merzaz Street in Al-Kharaitiyat

Ashghal announces a temporary closure on part of Bu Merzaz Street in Al Kharaitiyat Area, starting Wednesday, March 23, 2022, at 6:00 AM for a period of 5 days, to complete the final asphalt layer works on the street.

28 February 2022
Temporary Closure of Wadi Al-Askar Street in Izghawa

The Public Works Authority ‘Ashghal’ announces a temporary closure of Wadi Al-Askar Street in both directions, starting from Thursday, March 3, 2022 at 6:00 AM for a period of 8 days.

12 February 2022
Ashghal opens the main road on D-Ring Road and the tunnel of Fereej Al Ali (Al Tadamon) Intersection to traffic

‘Ashghal’ opens of the main road the main road on D-Ring Road and the tunnel of Fereej Al Ali (Al Tadamon) Intersection to traffic. The main road has been developed and expanded up to 3.5 km, which will shorten about 70% of the journey time

09 February 2022
Closure of the Bridge on Al Kheesa Interchange in One Direction for 6 Months

Ashghal announces a closure of the bridge on Al Kheesa interchange in one direction from the roundabout known as Al Kheesa Roundabout towards Al Shamal Road (Al Kheesa Interchange), starting midnight (12 AM) of Friday, February 11, 2022 for 6 months.

28 December 2021
Full Temporary Road closure at Grand Hamad Street and Abdullah Bin Jassem Street

 Ashghal Announces full Temporary Road Closure on Grand Hamad Street starting from Fraidy 31-12-2021 for three months. and full Temporary Road closure on Abdullah Bin Jassem Street.

27 December 2021
Ashghal Completes Rest Lounge and Parking for Olympic Cycling Track on Al Khor Road

The Public Works Authority ‘Ashghal’ announces completion of works of rest and parking lounge for the Olympic Cycling Track on Al Khor Road, which includes a park and service facilities to serve the cyclists.

06 December 2021
Ashghal launches Roads and Infrastructure Project in Al Sheehaniya, Package 1

The Public Works Authority ‘Ashghal’ announced the commencement of development works on the Roads and Infrastructure Project in Al Sheehaniya, Package 1.

02 November 2021
Ashghal begins works on Mebaireek Interchange, Upgrades Khalid Bin Ahmed Interchange (Industrial) on Salwa Road

Within the expressway program, the Public Works Authority ‘Ashghal’ has started construction works on the project of Mebaireek Interchange and upgrading of Khalid Bin Ahmed Interchange, known as Industrial Intersection on Salwa Road.

31 October 2021
Start of Roads and Infrastructure Project in North East of Al Kheesa (Rawdat Al Hamama) - Package 2

The Public Works Authority ‘Ashghal’ announced the commencement of development works on the Roads and Infrastructure Project in North East of Al Kheesa (Rawdat Al Hamama )- Package 2.

25 October 2021
Temporary Partial Closure on Al Jamiaa Street

Ashghal announces a temporary partial closure for two lanes on Al Jamiaa Street, for 550 metres from Al Khafji Intersection towards the known as Omar Al Mokhtar Intersection, while keeping one lane open for traffic.

15 September 2021
Temporary road closure Between the Museum Roundabout and Museum Park Roundabout

Ashghal announces Temporary road closure Between the Museum Roundabout and Museum Park Roundabout starting from Sunday 19-9-21 for 25 days.

07 September 2021
Temporary Road Closure at A-Ring Road from Ras Abu Abboud Bridge towards Al-Rufaa Intersection

Temporary traffic road closure on the road leading to Ras Abu Abboud towards Al-Rufaa Intersection, on Friday, September 10, 2021, for a period of six hours, starting from 12:00 AM until 6:00 AM. This closure is intended to install ITS overhead Gantry.

25 August 2021
Ashghal Enhances Traffic Safety for 518 Schools in Various Areas

Ashghal has completed improving the road safety features surrounding 518 schools across the country, accounting for 91% of the total number of schools included in the School Zone Safety Programme.

12 August 2021
Temporary Partial Closure at the Intersection of Omar Al Mukhtar and Al Jamiaa Streets

Ashghal will implement a temporary closure on part of the intersection of Omar Al Mukhtar Street with Al Jamiaa Street, where the left-turn lanes of the intersection leading from Omar Al Mukhtar Street to Al Jamiaa Street and vice versa will be closed.

03 August 2021
Ashghal Announces Temporary Closure of Corniche Street

Ashghal announces a temporary traffic closure on both directions of Corniche Street from 12 am on Friday, 6th August until 5 am on Tuesday, 10th August 2021.

10 July 2021
Ashghal Partially Opens “Pearl Intersection” at Al Wakra Main Road

Ashghal announced that “Pearl Intersection” has partially opened on Al Wakra Main Road following the conversion of roundabout into a signalized intersection to channel traffic to Doha and Mesaieed Cities, as part of Al Wakra Main Road Upgrade Project.

02 June 2021
Ashghal Provides Services to 2,112 Plots in Citizens’ Subdivisions within Northern Areas Projects

Ashghal announces that it provided services for 2,112 plot in citizens’ subdivisions, through integrated infrastructure for these plots within the road and infrastructure projects implemented by ‘Ashghal’ in the Northern areas and North of Al Nasiriyah.

31 May 2021
Ashghal Opens 38km Long Shared Pedestrian Cycling Path on Al Khor Road

The Public Works Authority ‘Ashghal’ has opened the shared pedestrian and cycling tracks on the eastern side of Al Khor Road along 38 km, integrating with the Olympic Cycling Track on the western side of the highway

05 May 2021
Conversion of Part of Abdullah Bin Jassim Street to one direction only for 6 Months

Temporary traffic diversion on part of Abdullah Bin Jassim Street, between Jabr Bin Mohamed and Grand Hamad Streets. The closure will be implemented on Saturday, 8 May for 6 months.

19 April 2021
Two-lane Closure on parts of Omar Al Mokhtar & Al Bidda Streets

Ashghal announces the closure of two lanes of Al Bidda Street and Omar Al Mokhtar Street, for 1 km starting from Al Taameen Street towards Towers Intersection, while keeping one lane open for traffic.

13 April 2021
Partial Closure on Dafna Street

Ashghal will implement a partial closure on Dafna Street, starting Friday 16 April 2021 for 6 months.

11 April 2021
Start of Second Package of Roads and Infrastructure Project in South of Semaisma

Ashghal announces commencement of the Roads and Infrastructure Project in South of Semaisma, Package 2, which aims to develop internal streets in the area and enhance local traffic safety, in addition to upgrading the infrastructure utilities.

06 April 2021
Opening of Roads Around Abu Nakhla Petrol Station in Mebaireek

Ashghal announced completion of works of the roads and infrastructure around Abu Nakhla Petrol Station which is located on Salwa Road in Mebaireek, and opening of roads for traffic movement, as part of Road Improvement Works in Al-Rayyan Area, Phase 5.

05 April 2021
Completion of 80% of Development Works on Losail International Circuit

Ashghal announced that 80% of total development works on Losail International Circuit has been completed. This project has contributed massively to the success of The Grand Prix of Qatar, which is the first phase of MotoGP World Championship 2021.

09 March 2021
Commencement of the Roads and Infrastructure Project in Al-Wajba East Package 3

Ashghal announced the commencement of Roads and Infrastructure Project in Al-Wajba East, Pack 3 that aims to develop roads & infrastructure services in the area located west of Umm Al-Dome Street, south of Dukhan Road and north of Rawdat Al-Naser Street.

24 February 2021
H.E. Qatar Premier & H.E. Kuwait Deputy Premier Inaugurate 29 km Long Sabah Al Ahmad Corridor

HE Prime Minister & Minister of Interior, & HE Deputy Prime Minister & Minister of Defense of #Kuwait, inaugurated  Sabah Al Ahmad Corridor Wed, February 24, 2021, coinciding with the celebrations of Kuwait’s National Day & Liberation Anniversary 

24 February 2021
Upgrade of Environment & Jelaiah Intersections on Al Khafji Street

Ashghal announces the completion of upgrading works on two intersections on Al Khafji Street which are Environment Intersection on the Environment Street, and Jelaiah Intersection on Jasim bin Hamad Street.

11 February 2021
Temporary closure on Ibn Dirham Street

Ashghal announces a temporary closure on Ibn Dirham Street in both directions in the section between Al Arab Street and the B Ring Road, starting Saturday 13 February 2021 for a period of 3 months.

08 February 2021
Diversion on Part of the E-Ring Road

Ashghal announces that it will close part of the E-Ring Road, in the direction from Energy Inter. towards Airport St, while diverting traffic to the opposite side to include two lanes in each direction, starting Wednesday 10 February 2021 for 6 months.

04 February 2021
Shift of Traffic on Museum of Islamic Art Intersection

The Public Works Authority ‘Ashghal’ announces a shift of traffic on Museum of Islamic Art Intersection starting Saturday 6 Feb 2021 for 8 months.

31 January 2021
Two lanes closure in one direction on parts of Omar Al Mokhtar Street and Al Bidda Street

Ashghal announces closure of 1.5km of 2 lanes of Omar Al Mokhtar St &Al Bidda St, on Thu 1/10 for 1 month & 2 lanes remain open, to allow infrastructure works, within upgrade works on streets in West Bay Area project

21 January 2021
Full Completion of the Roadworks and Commencement of Beautification Works on the Main Roads in Al Nasr Area

Ashghal announces the completion of the main works of the Improvement of Main Roads in Al Nasr Area project. The completed works included the upgrade of 7 KM of main roads in Al Nasr area in addition to completion of 6 signalized intersections.

21 January 2021
Single-Lane Closure on Both Directions of Part of Jasim bin Hamad Street

Ashghal announces that it will implement a single lane traffic closure on both directions of Jasim bin Hamad Street (known as Arab League St), starting Friday 22 January 2021 for a period of seven months.

12 January 2021
Partial Traffic Closure of Ali Bin Abdulla Intersection

Ashghal announces a partial closure of Ali bin Abdullah Intersection, on the lanes heading from Al-Koot Fort Intersection to Al-Mirqab Roundabout and vice versa, starting Sunday 17 January 2021.

07 January 2021
Temporary Reduction of E-Ring Road Lanes Towards the Airport

Ashghal announces that The E-Ring Road Lanes between Najma and Airport Intersections will be reduced from three Lanes to two Lanes from Sunday 10 January 2021 up to Thursday 28 January 2021

31 December 2020
Partial Diversion on Al Bidda Street and Khalifa Street at Corniche

Ashghal announces that a traffic diversion on parts of Al Bidda Street (Majlis Al Taawon) and Khalifa Street at Corniche, for 90 days starting Fri. 1 Jan. 2021, as part of the Doha Central Development and Beautification Project – Package 4.

30 December 2020
Ashghal to open the seventh and highest bridge on Friday at Umm Lekhba Interchange (Landmark) providing free flow traffic from Al Shamal road to Al Markhiya Street

Ashghal announces the opening of the seventh bridge at Umm Lekhba Interchange, with 1 km length, as part of Sabah Al Ahmad Corridor project, on Fri. 1 Jan. 2021, providing free flow traffic for road users coming from Al Shamal Road towards Al Markhiya St.

21 December 2020
Partial Closure on Tariq Bin Ziad Street

Ashghal announces a partial closure in both directions of Tariq bin Ziyad Street between Dar Al Kutub I/S and the R/A on the intersection of Tariq bin Ziad Street and Al Wifaq Street, starting Thursday night 24 December 2020 for a period of 3 months.

14 December 2020
Temporary Partial Closure on both directions of Al Oqda Street

Ashghal announces that part of Al Oqda Street will be closed in both directions, starting from its intersection with Al Khor Road towards Al Farkiyyah Beach. This temporary diversion will start on Tuesday, 15th December 2020 and will last for seven days.

08 December 2020
Partial Closure of One Lane in Each Direction on Ali bin Abdulla Street

Ashghal announces a partial closure on one lane of Ali bin Abdulla Street in both directions, for a distance of 250 metres between Al Koot Fort Intersection and Ali Bin Abdulla Intersection. The other lane will remain open to traffic in both directions

01 December 2020
Traffic Diversion at Islamic Museum Intersection

Traffic diversion on Islamic Museum I/S where traffic will be diverted to a parallel 3-lanes street each direction & the traffic signal will be cancelled, on FRI 4 Dec for 10 months

24 November 2020
Partial Closure in Both Directions on University Street

The Public Works Authority ‘Ashghal’ announces the implementation of a partial traffic closure on University Street, on the left lane in both directions of the street for a distance of 80 metres near its intersection with Al Khafji Street.

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