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Dubai’s RTA to boost taxi fleet by 40% to 7000 by 2021

Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority has revealed a new five-year plan that will see the emirate’s taxi fleet grow 40 per cent by 2021,...

Emirates revamps inflight TV with world’s largest screens

By staff  www.arabianbusiness.com Emirates Airline has introduced its new generation in-flight entertainment (IFE) system which features larger screens in First Class and Economy Class and...

Xbox One to launch in China this month after all

The model is talking about booking her latest gig, modeling WordPress underwear in the brand latest Perfectly Fit campaign, which was shot by Lachian...

CCTV cameras in Dubai taxis soon?

By Dhanusha Gokulan (Reporter )/Dubai  www.khaleeejtimes.com  Dubai taxis may soon get CCTV cameras, with the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) conducting studies to launch a pilot phase. Dr...

RTA workers took bribes to fake vehicle tests, court hears

Two data entry officers at the Roads and Transport Authority this morning denied taking bribes in exchange for forging official documents showing vehicles had passed testing. The two Iranians, a female defendant AB, 32, and SQ, 31, denied before the Dubai Criminal Court of First Instance taking nearly Dh13,500 to falsify the vehicles' test results.

Coming soon: do your airport check-in on Dubai taxis

By Shafaat Shahbandari, Staff Reporter  www.gulfnews.com Dubai: Passengers will soon be able to complete their check-in procedures on their way to airports in Dubai as Dubai...

Bus drivers and cabbies top list of Dubai road offenders

Public transport vehicles account for nearly half of all motors caught speeding in Dubai so far this year by cops using handheld radars. Dubai Traffic Police said that during the first nine months of the year they recorded 112,116 traffic offences using ‘Jin’ radars.

Dubai taxi will reach you in 13 minutes on average

By Staff  www.gulfnews.com Dubai The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) said it handled 7,257,944 calls for taxis from January to October 2015. There were 5,060,550...

Cameras to catch motorists using dedicated bus lanes in Dubai

Dubai: All dedicated bus lanes in Dubai will soon be monitored by cameras to catch motorists misusing the reserved lane. Dubai has seven kilometres of...

Reserving a taxi in Sharjah will soon be a call away

The transport authority in Sharjah on Saturday announced that they would launch a hotline in the beginning of 2011, enabling residents to reserve a taxi at their own convenience. The installation process of the GPS and GPRS is expected to be completed in all 4,860 taxis by the end of 2010

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Dubai Taxi limo now available for booking via Uber app

RTA’s Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC) has signed an agreement with Uber, a global provider of passenger transport services, enabling the booking of DTC limousines...

Dubai Taxi adds hybrid vehicles to limo fleet

RTA’s Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC) has beefed up its luxury limousine taxi fleet with hybrid vehicles type Lexus, Model ES300H 2017. The move comes as...

Dubai Taxi inks agreement to use limo in tours service

The Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC) at the Roads & Transport Authority (RTA) has signed an agreement with Lama Desert Tours & Cruises L.L.C., a...

Uber, Dubai plan to test flying cars at Expo 2020

Uber Technologies Inc has reportedly teamed up with officials from Dubai and Dallas to test flying cars within three years. The company aims to hold...

Taxi drivers in UAE manage to steer demanding job on the...

Abu Dhabi: As the taxi took a sudden right turn into a side street, the driver in the car behind slammed his horn in...

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