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DTC achieves high rate in curbing taxi accidents in 2016

RTA’s Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC) revealed that it had achieved a high indicator in reducing the rate of accidents sustained by its taxicabs in...

Female taxi drivers in Jordan challenge country’s conservative norms

AMMAN // Nisrin Akoubeh checks the oil and water before getting into her taxi and pulling into Amman’s heavy traffic for another day of...

New Year’s Eve road closures in Dubai as part of RTA...

DUBAI // Phased closures of roads near Burj Khalifa as well as the nearby Metro station on the evening of New Year’s Eve have...

Dubai taxi driver locks up women inside his car

A taxi driver allegedly locked up two women inside his car after they failed to pay him the taxi fare, the Court of First...

Uber is losing $2 billion a year, new report says, with...

A new analysis of Uber's financial data suggests the ride-hailing company is losing as much as $2 billion a year, with passengers on average...

Dubai receives 157 cruise ships during current cruise season 2016-2017

Dubai will receive 157 cruise ships during the current cruise tourism season 2016-2017, which started in last October and will continue until next April....

Where to watch fireworks in UAE on National Day

The UAE National Day Celebrations celebrates the theme of 'Spirit of the Union' and promotes public participation through various events being held across the...

Mohammed bin Rashid inaugurates the Dubai Water Canal

Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has inaugurated the second...

Dubai Canal update: Charter a water taxi for Dh400

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) will operate marine transport services at nine new stations along the Dubai Water Canal and Business Bay. Once the...

UAE Uber users welcome app launch despite ‘intrusive’ data-sharing

DUBAI // A new Uber app that shows customers the time to their destination and allows a cost comparison from a selection of cars...

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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...

Dubai Maritime City Authority briefs RTA on ‘Sea Dubai’ initiative, reviews...

HE Mattar Al Tayer, Director-General and Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) praised the ‘Sea Dubai’ initiative...

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