Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Abu Dhabi residents call for street numbers instead of confusing names

By Anwar Ahmad  www.thenational.ae ABU DHABI // Abu Dhabi’s ambitious multimillion-dirham street-sign project has not had the smoothest rollout. First there were street numbers, then there were...

Complaints against Dubai taxis down 30%

By staff  www.gulfnews.com Dubai: Complaints against taxi services have dropped by 30 per cent since the establishment of a dedicated follow-up office, the Roads and...

Say no to Lexus private taxi offer, Dubai has VIP

As always, Dubai is the landmark of luxury lifestyle, even in simple things such as taking a cab – albeit a luxury one. But how would you know if the VIP taxi is a fake or not?

Dubai Taxi distributes 12k Iftar meals in Ramadan

The Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC), Roads & Transport Authority (RTA), is distributing 12,000 Iftar meals during the holy month of Ramadan to cabdrivers and employees under an initiative run by DTC in collaboration with Dar Al Ber Society in the context of the charitable partnership between the two parties.

Women-only taxis in Abu Dhabi by March

Exclusive taxis for women -- ladies' taxis, as they will be known, are expected to hit the streets of Abu Dhabi by the end of March. The announcement was made by TransAD, the centre for Regulation of Transport by Hire Cars in Abu Dhabi, a division of Abu Dhabi Department of Transport.

RTA exempts parking fees on Thursday

The Roads & Transport Authority (RTA) has announced that parking spaces in all paid parking zones in the Emirate of Dubai will be free on Thursday to mark the celebrations of Al Isra’a Wal Mi’raaj Holiday.

RTA approves Dubai road network upgrade plan

Source:  tradearabia.com Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has approved a road network upgrade plan besides the construction of parking spaces to ensure smooth traffic...

Dubai Taxi enhances fleet with 80 hybrid vehicles

By RTA  www.ameinfo.com The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has added 80 hybrid brand new vehicles of Toyota Camry make to taxi fleet, raising the...

Dubai driving class FAQ: Minimum 40 hours or 20?

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