Part of Al Batinah Expressway opens

RUSTAQ: The Ministry of Transport and Communications on Thursday opened part of Al Batinah Expressway project (17 km) starting from Al Hazm in the Wilayat of Al Rustaq in the Governorate of South Al Batinah to the Wilayat of Al Suwaiq in the Governorate of North Al Batinah. This part of the project was opened during a visit of Salim bin Mohammed al Nuaimi, Under-Secretary of the Ministry of Transport and Communications for Transport and the ministry officials.
Opening of the Al Hazm-Al Suwaiq part is an extension to the previously opened part (Halban-Al Hazm). Now the total length of the opened parts has reached 178.7 km out of 272 km, which is the total length of the road, of which completion rate exceeded 65 per cent. — ONA