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Ashghal seeking bids for Doha Zoo project

Qatar's Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has invited contractors to submit their bids for demolishing the existing buildings at Doha Zoo and prepare ground for a new facility, the Peninsula has reported. The 30-year old zoo comprises a cluster of old structures that accommodate the animals and birds. The other buildings are used as offices and staff accommodations. According to the plan, the new zoo is to be three times bigger and once the renovation is completed, visitors will be able watch the animals from a close distance in a natural environment. The demolition is scheduled to be completed by the end of May 2014.