Eng. Hamad Issa Abdullah, Acting Assistant Undersecretary for Land Transport Affairs at the Ministry of Transport and Communications, said that the role of the road transport sector in the ministry is to develop an integrated transportation system in accordance with the sustainable development strategy, as well as updating the comprehensive transport plan in the State of Qatar and preparing engineering designs for a large number of projects and then transferred to the Public Works Authority to produce detailed designs and implement them on the ground.
He added recently, many of the Amiri laws and decisions regulating the road transport sector were issued, including the promulgation of Law No. 8 of 2019 regulating the land transportation sector and Law No. 9 of 2019 regulating the transport of dangerous materials. (Yesterday) the Railways Regulatory Law was issued, pointing out that work is ongoing to issue two laws, namely, the Limousine Rental Law and also a law for the operation of road transport activities and will be completed in the second quarter of 2020.