The 40km causway linking gas exporter Qatar to the island kingdom of Bahrain was set to play a key role in improving infrastructure connections between members of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), but has been beset by problems. “The project has seen many, many problems (and there were) also the political tensions,” a source close […]

The work on the $3 billion Qatar-Bahrain Causeway project is set to begin by the end of this year and is likely to be completed by 2013, said a report citing officials involved in the project. The construction of the 43 km causeway was to have started this month, but has been delayed after Qatar […]