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RTA signs pact with Municipality

04 Mar 2012

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) recently signed a service-delivery agreement with the Dubai Municipality governing the streamlining of issuing work permits for any engineering works relating to excavating the bottom of Dubai Creek. The agreement also covers the drilling of any wells to extract subterranean waters, in order to clearly identify the tasks of the respective parties—particularly those within the right-of-way of the rail track tunnels stretching underneath the Dubai Creek.

RTA launches campaign to boost Metro ridership

07 Feb 2013

The Rail Agency, Roads & Transport Authority (RTA), has launched a marketing and promotional campaign rolling on throughout the month of February 2013 entitled “Use and Win” in a bid to encourage all community segments to use the Dubai Metro and possibly win an iPhone 5 everyday.

Al Tayer meets French envoy

11 Aug 2013

Mattar Al Tayer, Chairman of the Board and Executive Director of the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), recently received Alan Azwao, Ambassador of the French Republic to the UAE, where the two parties discussed means of stepping up cooperation and exchange of expertise in the fields of rail and tram projects.