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Dubai RTA introduces new reforms in taxi sector

Dubai RTA introduces new reforms in taxi sector

70m used taxis in 2012

The figures were announced by the Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC) at the Roads & Transport Authority (RTA) on Wednesday. Four million taxi trips were made last year according to the authority. Director of DTC Fleet Operations Mohammed Yousef Salih said: “Various DTC sections stand ready to cope with the daily needs of the fleet in terms of repair and cleaning of 3,504 taxicabs.”

‘Sex in cab’ pair take case to Dubai Court of Appeal

Brit Rebecca Blake and her co-defendant, an Irishman, were handed three- month jail terms in November by Dubai Misdemeanours Court after being found guilty of having an illegal affair. They were also fined Dhs3,000 each for drinking alcohol and will be deported after serving their sentences.

Dubai Taxi opens Union Rest House

The Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC) at the Roads & Transport Authority (RTA), has recently opened the ‘Union Rest House’ at its Head Office in Muhaisna, in the context of the 41st UAE National Day celebrations, in a bid to raise the satisfaction of cabdrivers; which in turn would step up the DTC’s operational efficiency and contribute to customers satisfaction rating.

Dubai Taxi sets up solidarity fund for cab drivers

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.

Dubai Taxi, Sharjah Transport sign MoU to integrate efforts

The Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC) at the Roads & Transport Authority (RTA) have recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to integrate efforts to uplift the calibre of taxi services and bring them at par with world-class standards.

Dubai Taxi rolls out ‘Vehicles with no lost items’ campaign

Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC), Roads Transport Authority (RTA) has recently launched 'Vehicles with no lost items' campaign to educate cabdrivers on the adverse impacts of failing to find passengers' lost items on DTC's services and reputation.

Dubai Taxi to cool water tanks in drivers quarters

Out of its keen attention to deliver excellent services to cabdrivers, the Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC) at Roads & Transport Authority (RTA) has embarked last month on cooling the water tanks at drivers accommodation including a mechanism to control the water temperature to make it cool in summer and warm in winter to suit the needs of drivers.

Phase 2 of Dubai bus, taxi lanes plan set for H2

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.

Big Bus to direct Dubai visitors to use Water Taxi

RTA signs deal with Double Decker Bus Tours to boost tourist marine network. The Public Transport Agency will offer tourists dispatched by Double Decker Bus Tours the opportunity of riding the Water Bus and treating themselves to an enjoyable marine cruise between the two shores of the Dubai Creek