Kuwait eyes foreign partners, research to improve roads

Public works, housing minister Dr Jenan Ramadhan calls for foreign expertise at World Road Congress 2019 in Abu Dhabi

Kuwait plans to revamp its roads network.
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Kuwait plans to revamp its roads network.

Kuwait’s Minister of Public Works and Minister of State for Housing Affairs, Dr Jenan Ramadhan, has called on international researchers and strategists to support a national programme to renovate Kuwait’s roads, infrastructure, and transport networks.

Leading the Kuwaiti delegation at the World Road Congress 2019 in Abu Dhabi, Ramadhan said Kuwait would seek foreign expertise to revamp its roads network.

Ramadhan told Kuwaiti state news agency Kuna that the delegation would address the future of transportation, land planning, and smart technology for road planning and construction as part of its participation in the five-day event.

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