The second phase of introducing dedicated bus and taxi lanes in Dubai will take place in the second half of this year, transport chief Mattar Al Tayer said on Monday. The chairman and executive director of the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) said phase two will see 1km of Naif Road and 1km of Al Ittihad Road being changed to help the flow of public transport.
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Starting today, taxi drivers in the capital are being warned to watch their speed – because an automated fining system will be, too. TransAD, the hired-car regulator, said in a memo to the taxi franchisees last Tuesday that new speed limits would be imposed starting today, monitored through the tracking and dispatch centre.
The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) announced in a statement that it has submitted a proposal to implement a temporary one-year driving licence for drivers under the age of 21. The statement was issued to reveal findings of a study carried out by the RTA on traffic safety and the extent of drivers’ compliance with road safety legislations.
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The Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC) at the Roads & Transport Authority (RTA) has recently set up a Social Solidarity Fund for cabdrivers of the fleet; which comprises 3,504 vehicles operated round-the-clock to serve citizens, residents and tourists arriving in Dubai from all corners of the globe.
“The Agency is diligently and consistently seeking to ensure energy conservation and environmental sustainability, given that it encompasses marine transit means, buses and taxicabs, which are all directly related and closely associated with the concept of environment & energy conservation.
The Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC) has teamed up with its strategic partner Emirates Islamic Bank to dispatch the second batch of cab drivers to perform Umrah, officials announced yesterday. The 50 drivers were chosen based on years of experience, performance, revenues, accidents, complaints, and good conduct.
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Parents should face steep fines for failing to ensure their children wear seat belts, doctors said yesterday. It is estimated that fewer than two per cent of children in the UAE are properly restrained in cars. Traffic accidents account for three-fifths of all child injuries.
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.
The Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Dar Al Ber Society in the context of its endeavour to promote charitable activities, support its social and humanitarian drive, and raise the awareness and values of social solidarity among the communities of the UAE.
Dubai announced the partial opening of a new airport Sunday — Al Maktoum International Airport, billed to become the world’s largest when the project is finally finished.
For those commuters who like to be sure of their transportation on New Year's Eve, booking a taxi in advance is not an option, said the Road and Transport Authority (RTA).
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.
Under the plan, the marine transit fleet would be beefed up by 32% to reach 258 means, and the number of marine transport stations would see a 65% rise to encompass 79 stations by 2030.
The GM-backed self-driving car developer signed an exclusive agreement with the Dubai Roads and Transport Authority to operate a fleet of taxis.
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Dubai: The public bus service to Global Village will resume on October 25, this time with deluxe coaches, when the new season starts, Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) confirmed on Saturday. gulfnews.com The RTA has...
Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has indicated that the taxi fleet recorded an exponential growth from 81 to 5,201 vehicles, with the number of drivers increasing from 886 to 11,500 between 1995 and...