HE THE PRIME MINISTER INAUGURATES LABOUR CITY
Labour City at Musaimeer near the industrial zone, reported to be the largest one in Qatar and the Gulf region, was opened by HE the Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani.
The Labour City is located 14 kilometers from central Doha and 13 kilometers from the Hamad International Airport. The Special Engineering Office oversaw its completion and implementation over almost three years. Built over an area of 1,100,000 square metres, the city accommodates 100,000 workers and is divided into two parts: the entertainment and business district. The latter includes a commercial centre and a market with 200 shops, a cricket ground, a theatre that can accommodate 17,000 people and four modern cinema halls.
The second section of the city hosts the residential complexes for workers and contains 55 residential buildings, three mosques, a medical clinic and parking lot for buses.