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Road tolls aim to develop traffic system

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 9, (Agencies): Assistant Undersecretary of the Roads Department at the Public Works Ministry Eng. Ahmad Al-Hassan said Monday that the study of imposing fees for usage of some roads aims at developing the road traffic system. In an interview with the Kuwaiti newspaper “Al- Rai”, Al-Hassan noted …

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Traffic concern everlasting

WE direct the attention of our brethren in the Ministry of Interior, particularly those in the General Traffic Department, to the level of chaos in our “historic” streets and lack of reverence for law or deterrence from the agencies in charge of ensuring that laws are observed. The first chaos …

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‘Reckless drivers target; 915 deported’ – ‘New traffic cameras trap 33000 motorists in 2 mths’

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 16: Acting Assistant Undersecretary for Traffic Affairs at Ministry of Interior Major General Fahad Al Shuwai revealed that the number of violations registered using the new traffic cameras from July 16, 2016, when these cameras were launched, to September 9, 2017 are 32,941. He explained that 915 …

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Ministry ready to deal with traffic congestion – 69 cameras to monitor vehicle movements at intersections

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 14, (KUNA): Undersecretary at the Ministry of Public Works Ahmad Al-Hissan recently announced that the ministry managed to open several detours after removing the iron bridge on Jamal Abdul-Nasser Street to guarantee smooth traffic fl ow for students of the university and colleges. The statement was issued …

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‘Disabled parking’ to court – ‘No more traffic violation’

KUWAIT CITY, July 27: The violation of parking in places allocated for disabled people has been transformed from just a traffic violation to a misdemeanor, reports Al-Rai daily. Therefore, such cases will be handled by the General Investigations Department, which will in turn refer the cases to the Public Prosecution. …

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‘Number plates of 6,000 cars blocking traffic withdrawn’

KUWAIT CITY, July 17: Acting Assistant Undersecretary for Traffic Affairs Major General Fahad Al-Shuwai revealed the withdrawal of approximately 6,000 number plates of cars found blocking roads since the activation of the relevant law, reports Al-Seyassah daily. He affirmed that the country is in dire need for construction of more …

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68 arrested for traffic violations – 2 expats to be deported

KUWAIT CITY, July 11: Traffic sector issued 31,576 violations, impounded 1,033 vehicles and referred 68 people to custody for various violations, and two expatriates to deportation for driving without license in campaigns conducted across the country from July 2-8, reports Al-Seyassah/ Arab Times daily. Public Relations and Security Media Department …

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MoI allays fears on ‘black’ traffic cameras

KUWAIT CITY, June 24: Fifty black cameras which have been installed by the General Traffic Department along ring roads and some expressways have aroused the concern of motorists. The motorists are of the opinion that these cameras may be taking pictures of the man behind the wheel if he/she is …

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New, hi-tech traffic cameras trap thousands of motorists

KUWAIT CITY, June 17: Security sources disclosed that 60 new high-tech traffic cameras installed at various motorways across the country have recorded thousands of traffic violations. The same sources noted the highly-developed four dimensional cameras capture vehicles prying both sides of the road at a close range with capacity to …

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55 people caught, 389 vehicles seized, 31,349 citations issued

KUWAIT CITY, June 6: Traffic officers embarked on campaigns in all governorates of Kuwait from May 21-27, which led to the issuance of 31,349 citations for various violations. They also seized 389 vehicles, impounded 12 wanted vehicles and detained 55 people. Meanwhile, General Department of Public Relations and Media Security …

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