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"We are going to make sure that all professional drivers are medically fit to drive to ensure the safety of passengers and other road users," said Ahmad Hashim Behroozian, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Licensing Agency at the Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA). Currently, only an eyesight test is conducted before a driving licence is issued.

Taxis with a double role

erving as an ambulance for hundreds of wheelchair-bound old as well as handicapped people, the RTA-managed Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC) is the only company in the region to have such a service and the additional vehicles “will help people in a better way”, feels a senior official.
RTA delegation to the Workshops comprised of RTA Board Member and Chairperson of the Organizing Committee of the 59th UITP Congress scheduled to be held in Dubai this year Mohammed Obaid Al Mulla, CEO of Public Transport Agency Eisa Abdul Rahman Al Dosari, CEO of Dubai Taxi Corporation Abdul Aziz Malik, Director of Buildings and Facilities and Director of the Congress Events Hosting Mohammed Abdullah Al Ali, and the Director of Bus, Public Transport Agency Furat Al Aamri.
The plan came about after a significant reduction of over-speeding fines following the introduction of Aman in some units in 2013.
Source:  www.thenational.ae Worldwide, the taxi business has been disrupted by transport apps like Uber and Careem. These allow people to hire private cars for short trips, a result which directly impacts the bottom line of taxi companies across the globe. The...
Source:  http://en.ria.ru/ MOSCOW, November 2 (RIA Novosti) - Dubai’s taxi services will offer their clients luxury car brands like Ferrari, Lamborghini and Rolls Royce as well as the possibility to ride in them free of charge on three sponsored weekends...
Budget Rent-a-Car, one of the world's leading car and van rental companies, is set to boost its presence in Dubai by opening three new branches before the end of the year. The company's newest branch was opened recently at '8 Boulevard Walk' tower in the Burj Downtown area. This outlet will especially cater to clients from the surrounding areas, including Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), Burj Downtown and Sheikh Zayed Road.
Dubai: More than 7,000 unlicensed transport offences were recorded over six months in Dubai, according to the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA). The RTA has been trying to curb unlicensed transport activity in Dubai through a campaign called Saher Dubai...

Right to strike?

As taxi drivers for one company in Abu Dhabi stage a mass protest, a labour camp in Dubai also downs tools. Taxi drivers in Abu Dhabi were in labour court on Tuesday trying to fight the new contract imposed by their employer.
Abu Dhabi: As the taxi took a sudden right turn into a side street, the driver in the car behind slammed his horn in anger and drove past, his frustration apparent. The taxi driver apologised to this Gulf News reporter,...

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