Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Quality of transport to reflect on schools’ ratings, says Dubai RTA

“The specifications that RTA has are minimum and schools should try to do more in terms of adopting technology that will offer more convenience and safety for pupils,” said Al Banna, who was speaking during a workshop at RTA’s First School Transport Conference, which concluded on Tuesday.

Tweeters ask RTA for answers in e-majlis session

The Road and Transport Authority (RTA), which collects Salik payment in Dubai, has insisted that GCC-registered vehicles must pay to use the toll roads.

RTA uses 3D printing technology on Dubai Metro

The Maintenance Department of RTA’s Rail Agency has rolled out the utilization of 3D printing technology on the Dubai Metro.  The team has been...

RTA starts trial operation of CNG-powered bus on internal route

Source: RTA’s Public Transport Agency announced that it would start a trial operation of a bus powered by compressed natural gas on an internal...

US$1 billion Deira retail project to be bigger than Dubai Mall

The new US$1.1 billion mega mall planned for the Deira district of Dubai is set to be bigger than Dubai Mall, according to Ali...

Ride & win: RTA offers vouchers and prizes to Dubai bus and taxi commuters

Commuters in the areas of Dubai Marina, Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR), Dubai Knowledge Village and Dubai Media City might be rewarded when taking the bus with the “Love Your Bus” campaign up for another treat.

STC relocates parking area for some buses

The parking of some public buses has been changed from the front gate of Rolla Park in Sharjah to the opposite side of the same park, a few metres away. The affected buses are all inter city lines: 112 (going to Al Musalla station, Ajman), 113 (heading to Al Qusais, Dubai) and 114 (going to Hamriya Free Zone, Ajman).

WATCH: Explosion in bus rocks London

An explosion in a double decker bus in London's Kingston area rocked the capital on Friday. A London bus carrying 350 litres of fuel burst...

Dubai firms find AC buses ‘too expensive’ for workers

Despite having laws that make it mandatory for employers to provide high standard buses for workers, many construction companies fail to offer air-conditioned rides...


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Relief from traffic jams as new Sharjah-Dubai road opens

The Ministry of Infrastructure Development has inaugurated the new road that will serve road users commuting from Sharjah towards Dubai. The road is part of...

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