MoI urges public to use e-services for renewal of vehicle documents Mar 26, 2020 0 3018 12345 QNADohaThe Ministry of Interior (MoI), represented by the General Directorate of Traffic, on Wednesday called on the public to use its e-services for the renewal of various documents related to vehicles. The MoI has stopped technical examination of vehicles within the framework of the health and precautionary measures to contain the coronavirus (COVID-19) spread. However, the directorate emphasised that its patrols will continue to seize vehicles that violate technical specifications and conditions.In a statement, the directorate said the total number of people benefited from the exemption of technical examination reached 11,575 until Sunday, while the number of people who renewed vehicle registrations on Metrash2 application during the period from March 19 to 23 reached to 8,361.The directorate said vehicle owners can use the electronic services through Metrash2 or on the MoI website without going to the directorate.The General Directorate of Traffic on Metrash2 offers more than 40 services related to driving licences, number plates, violations, traffic accidents, traffic certificates and other services.Besides, Fahes Company, in cooperation with the directorate, launched on Sunday an initiative to exempt vehicles from technical examinations until further notice and to complete the procedures through Woqood application, in the framework of precautionary measures against coronavirus. The directorate, in a statement, also pointed to the possibility of insuring vehicles through mobile applications and websites of insurance companies for the completion of vehicle ownership renewals. Pages 1234 RELATED ARTICLES Health teams prepared to deal with COVID-19 pandemic: Minister Mar 26, 2020 0 97 New road to cut travel time Al Khor by 65% Mar 26, 2020 0 95 MoPH announces new working hours of Medical Commission Mar 26, 2020 0 809 Briefs Amir congratulates president of Greece The Amir His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani on Wednesday sent a cable of congratulations to President of Greece Katerina Sakellaropoulou on the anniversary of her .. Cabinet approves hosting ICAO meet on emerging technology QNA Doha The Cabinet, at a meeting chaired Prime Minister and Minister of Interior HE Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz al Thani, on Wednesday, approved hosting a seminar organised by International Civil Aviation .. Qatar welcomes decision to grant debt relief to Somalia Qatar on Wednesday welcomed the decision of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank’s International Development Association to grant debt relief to Somalia under the enhanced Heavily Indebted Poor ..