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People Happiness rating hits 90% in 2016 according to Dubai Smart Government Office report

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has revealed the practical outcomes of implementing ‘People Happiness’ strategy in terms of the Happiness Indicator and the...

Abu Dhabi taxis to be fitted with wi-fi and phone chargers

By Ramona Ruiz  www.thenational.ae Starting this summer, passengers will be able to recharge their mobile phones and access wi-fi via touch screens fitted in more than 4,000 Abu...

Cab-sharing: No RTA ban on multiple drop-offs

Sharing of a cab in Dubai, with multiple drop-offs, has always been permitted, with the only consideration being that the taxi meter must not be switched off during the trip, Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has reiterated.

Eid: Free parking, Metro timings extended

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) announced the service timings for availing different RTA services during the forthcoming Eid Al Fitr holidays via customer service centers, paid parking zones, public buses, Dubai Metro, marine transit means, driving schools and vehicles' testing and registration centers.

From flying taxis to robocops – Dubai as tech pioneer

From flying taxis to Batman-style surveillance motorcycles, Dubai's GITEX expo this week showcased innovations that were symbols of the city-state's ambitions to be a...

This Porsche always gets you there on time

You've always dreamed of owning a sleek Porsche, but you're afraid it may get scratched or even worse. So why bother with a Porsche car? For just four times the price, you can get a Porsche watch instead. Yes, a limited edition Porsche Design watch for just Dh990,000 (US$270,000).

Online selling in authorized auto showrooms

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has recently launched the online selling service in RTA authorized auto showrooms. The step is part of RTA’s efforts...

Dubai to Tesla, Google, Uber: Test your driverless cars here

Dubai wants Tesla, Google and Uber to test their driverless cars on its roads, a senior Road and Transport Authority (RTA) has said. The emirate...

Dubai Taxi launches fleet performance control and monitoring system

Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC) of the Road and Transport Authority (RTA) has launched a new system for controlling the performance of its fleet vehicles on a daily basis.

RTA to offer more M-code plates through online auction

The Licensing Agency at the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) is poised to release of new distinguished plates from code M in its next 11th edition of Number Plates Online Auction, scheduled to be held over three days starting from Feb.21.

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Dubai RTA, Tata Consultancy tie up to make roads safer

An Indian consultancy giant will help RTA monitor drivers in Dubai using a smart app. Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) and India-based Tata Consultancy Services...

UAE police issue speed limit warning for motorists

The Traffic and Patrols Directorate at the Abu Dhabi Police has called on all motorists to follow traffic rules, abide by the traffic signs...

Launching ‘Inspire us with a Shot’ contest to expose the charm...

Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) launched the inaugural edition of ‘Inspire with a Shot’ contest, in collaboration with the Hamdan bin Mohammed bin...

RTA Women Committee explores ambitions of female staff

The Women Committee at Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has been engaged in a series of meetings with female employees of various agencies...

RTA introduces smart system to detect vacant parking spaces at Deira...

Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has rolled out a smart parking system initiative at Al Rigga and Dubai World Centre parking slots along the...

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