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RTA overhauls bus accident investigation procedures

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has upgraded several business process in key areas relating to the public transport in the context of efforts to realize its vision of Safe and Smooth Transport for All.

RTA launches promotional campaign to increase number of intercity bus passengers

The Public Transport Agency at the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) launched a marketing and promotional campaign under the theme (Your Seats Make you Win Prizes), which aims at encouraging the various groups and classes of the public on utilizing Dubai bus to transport through the cities of Dubai and other emirates.

Testing times for Dubai taxi drivers

Dubai taxi drivers are being sent back to school to improve driving standards and customer service. Every driver in the emirate will undergo a 240-hour training course - and if they haven’t shaped up by the end of it, they could lose their jobs.

Petrol stations to sell Nol cards

Nol cards which are mandatory to use all modes of public transport, including Dubai Metro and public buses in Dubai, are now available at petrol stations in the emirate. The Nol cards were earlier sold only at the Metro stations, bus stations and vending machines at bus stops.

Increase in Nol card use reflects swell in public transport users

“More than one million different transactions are recorded on a daily basis by various types of Nol cards; which means that the number of public transport users, especially the metro, is constantly going up and the culture of using public transport systems in Dubai is spreading among various segments of the community.

Ignoring inspections of tyres could be fatal: RTA

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has called on motorists, particularly those travelling far distances on international highways, to carry out continuous tyre inspection of their vehicles’ tires to ensure that they are proper.

Dubai Airport Freezone receives ISO 20000:2005

In a confirmation of its focus on improving customer service and maintaining international standards, the Dubai Airport Freezone became one of three organizations in Dubai to receive the coveted ISO 20000:2005 certification.

Boys hit by school bus remain critical

Instead of heading home to enjoy their summer holidays, the families of two boys hit by a school bus last week were holding vigil at their hospital bedside. Shahroz Khan, a 13-year-old Pakistani, and Aslam Basha, a 10-year-old Indian, yesterday remained in the intensive care unit of Rashid Hospital, where nurses cleaned and dressed wounds on their heads and limbs.

Dubai airport bids invited

Dubai Aviation City Corporation (DACC) has today invited contractors to submit tenders for the third phase of expansion of the Dubai International Airport.

The big bus tour in Dubai tips its hat to the...

Londoners on flights to Dubai can rekindle a bit of the capital's spirit by taking a big bus tour once you get to the "one stop city". The big bus tour takes people all around the entire city of Dubai so by the time it's over, they have a really in-depth knowledge of where to go and what to do.