Daily Archives: July 25, 2020

Commencement of Upgrading Works on Roundabouts Known as Muaither Sports Club and Plastic Roundabouts on Al Sailiya Road

​The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) announced the commencement of upgrading works on the roundabout known as Muaither Sports Club Roundabout and the roundabout known as Plastic Roundabout on Al Sailiya Road, which will eventually convert both roundabouts into signalized intersections. The scope of works also involves the development of local roads (6 km), and the

Partial Traffic Closure in One Direction of Al Asmakh Street

​The Public Works Authority ‘Ashghal’ announces a partial closure on Al Asmakh Street in one direction From Al Koot Fort Intersection to Al Asmakh Intersection, on Tuesday, 28 July for a duration of five months, in coordination with the General Directorate of Traffic, to enable expansion and upgrading works at Al-Asmakh Street, within Doha Central

South Korea reports case spike; US states tighten controls

Beijing, South Korea on Saturday reported more than 100 new coronavirus cases for the first time in four months, while South Africa announced a surge in infections and some U.S. states tightened anti-disease controls.   South Korea’s 113 new cases included 36 workers returning from Iraq and 32 crew members of a Russian freighter, the

Record numbers of coronavirus cases in every global region

Washington, Almost 40 countries have reported record single-day increases in coronavirus infections over the past week, around double the number that did so the previous week, according to a Reuters tally showing a pick-up in the pandemic in every region of the world.   The rate of cases has been increasing not only in countries

UAE and Greece Host Virtual Edition of their 2nd Strategic Cooperation Forum

The second edition of the UAE-Greece Strategic Cooperation Forum was held virtually to discuss ways of reinforcing the strategic ties between the two countries, and advancing cooperation in key fields of mutual interest. The UAE-Greece Strategic Cooperation Forum was jointly chaired by Dr. Sultan bin Ahmed Al Jaber, UAE’s Minister of Industry and Advanced Technology,