Dubai to have 400 AC bus shelters, 400 ticket kiosks: RTA

International City, Jumeirah Village, Dubai Investment Park and Dubai Design District will be added to the bus network of the emirate this year.




Dubai unveils new app for on-demand bus service

Dubai's transport authority is set to launch trials of a new bus on-demand service which will operate via a smart app. .@RTA_Dubai introduces Bus On-Demand...

Abu Dhabi private schools suspend after-school sports due to lack of compliant buses

A shortage of regulation-compliant school buses in Abu Dhabi has forced at least two private schools to cancel some after-school sports matches. Headmasters from Cranleigh...

Video: RTA tests new, bigger bus in Dubai

HE Mattar Al Tayer, Director-General and Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has launched the test run...




PHOTOS: Hop on a bus or abra and discover Downtown Dubai

You can get to know 'The Centre of Now' a little better by hopping on a tour bus or abra and discovering Downtown Dubai. The Boulevard Bus Tour takes in points of interest such as The Burj Monument and the Together statue. The tour lasts about 30 minutes and bus timings are from 10am to 10pm daily.

New directory of ads aligned with best traffic practises

THE new Directory of Outdoor Ads has been endorsed by the Dubai Municipality, the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) and the Dubai Police. Placing of the aerial ads “will be subjected to a string of standards and various conditions and that these ads have to be placed at specific areas in such a way that they do not undermine the traffic safety,” said the authorities.

RTA deploys 5 modern abras in Dubai Creek

Source: DUBAI: The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), has launched the operation of five modern abra ferry-boats featuring a heritage-inspired design emulating the shape...


World’s largest indoor theme park opens in Dubai

World's largest indoor theme park, IMG Worlds of Adventure, finally opened its doors to the public on 31 August, 2016. Wholly owned by the Ilyas...