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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...

UAE’s first electric vehicle road trip unveils 9 new charging stations

The first Emirates Electric Vehicle Road Trip (EEVRT) concluded at The Sustainable City in Dubai last week, successfully opening nine new charging stations in...

20% of Dubai’s taxi fleet to be hybrid soon

By SHAFAAT SHAHBANDARI, STAFF REPORTER  www.gulfnews.com Dubai: Dubai’s fleet of hybrid taxis is set to expand significantly with 55 vehicles joining the existing 99. Cars Taxi, which...

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...

Dubai Taxi Corporation testing Infinity tyres

The owner of the Dubai Taxi Corporation, RTA (Road and Transportation Authority), has agreed to trial with Infinity Tyres. “It is the first time that the RTA has accepted testing Chinese made tyres.

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...

Dubai taxis to be equipped with water coolers

Dubai taxis will soon be equipped with mini water coolers for selling mineral water on the move. The Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC), Roads & Transport Authority (RTA), has signed an agreement with Al Ain Mineral Water for supplying and installing mini water coolers on board Dubai Taxi vehicles.

Dubai to Abu Dhabi in a flying taxi? Airbus looks to revolutionise the daily...

The daily commute is a grind for millions of people, whether it is into Manhattan, Tokyo or along the E11 from Dubai to Abu...

Dubai Taxi launches ‘My Skills’ initiative to edify non-technical staff

The Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC) at Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has recently rolled out a new initiative titled "My Skills" aimed at training and enriching the knowledge of its administrative staff to furnish them with the basic technical skills of vehicles maintenance.

Completion rate of Dubai Tram hits 93 per cent

His Excellency Mattar Al Tayer, Chairman of the Board and Executive Director of the Roads and Transport Authority RTA, announced that completion rate in the entire works of the Dubai Tram project has now hit 93 percent.

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How an international hero became a taxi driver in UAE Suresh...

When I flagged down a cab in the mad morning rush to keep a medical appointment, little did I know it would be a...

Digital Kiosk to boost smart services for Dubai Taxi cabbies

The Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC) at the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has launched the Digital Kiosk intended to facilitate the processing of transactions...

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...

Now hail a Tesla in UAE with your Uber app

Uber, in partnership with Dubai Taxi Corporation, was on Sunday announced as the exclusive ride-hailing partner for DTC's fleet of electric vehicles in the...

Uber and Dubai’s RTA in talks for cheap mass transport services...

Uber is in talks with Dubai to set up a new low cost transport service, even as it faces the loss of its operating...

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