Other topics discussed included naming the streets of Doha, with the CMC chairman noting that new districts and streets in Qatar would receive numeric designations rather than names, as per the guidelines adhered to by the MMUP
He said Al Meera is in "constant co-ordination" with the MMUP
"in order to act upon their suggestions while considering our requests in terms of new locations" in Rawdat Al Hamam North, Al Shehaniya North, Madkhal Al Khuraib, Rawdat Rashed, Umm Al Umd, and Al Khuraitiyat, among others.
Echoing similar lines, Mark Rudman, former regional director of Faithful and Gould, highlighted the difficulty in securing appropriately qualified and experienced staff in Qatar since professional qualifications such as RICS accreditation from the likes of MMUP
are not recognised by contractors as sufficient indicators of suitability.
The MMUP (Ministry of Municipality and Planning) and the Central Planning Office have obviously created a mandate where they are focused on keeping Qatar moving.
Indeed, he says steps are already being taken by major organisations like the public works authority, Ashghal, the water and electricity body, Kahram and the MMUP to form high-level delegations to sort out potential problems.
In response to an article published in the Arabic daily Arrayah on complaints from people about the "improper" distribution of malls that often leads to traffic congestion, the MMUP said all new requests to develop malls are studied in accordance with planning and organisational standards and conditions.
The MMUP is providing the outskirts with necessary services such as new neighbourhood markets and Al Meera branches.
The Building Permits System is one of the most important projects that the MMUP
The plates are installed by the Centre for Geographic Information Systems (CGIS) under MMUP
, which is planning to cover all the buildings in the country during the current year.
Ashghal co-ordinated with the MMUP
to take necessary measures to avoid the rain water clogging in areas without infrastructure.
Succeeding weekends after the MMUP
made the announcement saw more visitors taking advantage of the park's wide, grassy area complemented by several shady trees where many families and group's gather for picnics and even parties.