10.9% rise in traffic cases in October Dec 04, 2019 0 162 12345 A total of 599 traffic cases were recorded during October 2019, showing a monthly increase of 10.9 percent, according to latest figures released by the Planning and Statistics Authority.Light injuries accounted for the vast majority of traffic accidents during the same month, with 85 percent, followed by severe injuries by 12 percent. However, 16 deaths were recorded, equivalent to only 3 percent of total traffic accidents. The total number of registered new vehicles during October 2019 has reached 6,557, a monthly increase of 10.7 percent and an annual increase of 3.4 percent. The total electricity consumption during October reached 4761.9 GWh, a monthly decrease of 5.8 percent and an annual rise of 35.6 percent. While the total water consumption has reached 40814.8 Thousand m3 during the same month, a monthly decrease of 29.7 percent and an annual rise of 9.1 percent. (TNN) RELATED ARTICLES Amir reviews progress on World Cup projects Dec 04, 2019 0 1611 Pulsating Gulf Cup offers sneak peek of amazing Qatar 2022 show Dec 04, 2019 0 681 Amir receives invitation from Saudi king to attend GCC Summit on December 10 Dec 04, 2019 0 1249 Doha best city for expats in GCC Doha has been ranked as the best city for expatriates in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), according to Expat City Ranking 2019 by InterNations. Doha (12th) takes the top spot among the cities in the GCC followed by Abu .. Massive rush to buy tickets for Gulf Cup semis Tribune News Network Doha Tickets for the 24th Arabian Gulf Cup semi-finals have been selling like hot cakes. There is a mad rush at ticket counters, the organisers have said. Hundreds of fans and football lovers were seen .. Ooredoo launches 5G-connected wheelchairs for differently-abled tourists IN a first of its kind in the Middle East region, Ooredoo in partnership with ‘Wheel The World’ on Tuesday launched 5G-connected wheelchairs to make it easier for differently-abled tourists to explore Qatar. Fitted with ..