TECH AND GADGETS
The Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC), Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has purchased a flipping vehicle to be used as a simulator and practical demonstrations system at Drivers Training & Qualification Center at DTC Fleet Drivers Affairs Dep't in a step aimed to maintain the overall safety and cab drivers safety in particular.
FASHION AND TRENDS
Al Ayadi Al Ameena Service by lady cabbies will be available for kids under 10 studying in Dubai schools on monthly payment. Dubai Taxi has pitched in to contribute its services to ensure safety of school children in the wake of recent cases where bus employees have been accused of inappropriate behaviour.
Al-Futtaim Motors, exclusive distributors for Toyota in the UAE, launched their very own running meter at the 59th UITP World Congress and Mobility and City Transport Exhibition. The exercise is designed to highlight the number of kilometres clocked up by Toyota taxis across the UAE.
As part of the collaboration, both parties will share best practices and mutually beneficial experiences as well as conduct joint studies to identify customer pain points and design optimal solutions.