The Ministry of Public Works announced Saturday that it has signed a contract for the construction of a new building for the Criminal Investigation Directorate to be located in Al-Zahraa neighborhood.
In a press statement, the Ministry's Assistant Undersecretary Ghaleb Sfouq pointed out that the five-storey premises would be built on an area of 30,000 square meters.
He added that the project is comprised of a main office block, an auditorium with dormitories and an interrogation building. Two levels of underground parking provide 782 cars parking spaces for employees, he stated.
Sfouq noted that the construction works would commence late next month.