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Al Sufouh tram right on track

24 Jun 2013

Mattar Al Tayer, Chairman of the Board and Executive Director of the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), recently observed a technical trial run of the Al Sufouh tram conducted on a 700km-long test track at the Alstom facilities in France.

Safety awareness for heavy vehicles

16 Jun 2013

The Monitoring and Enforcement Department at the Licensing Agency of the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has initiated an awareness campaign through stickers on the Department’s vehicles with the slogan ‘Your Safety First’ to inform owners of heavy transport vehicles like trucks and buses of safety essentials.

Kassab Media and Sky News Arabia sign partnership agreement

10 Jun 2013

Kassab Media & sky newsKassab Media, the premier media services and solutions provider in the Middle East; and Sky News Arabia, the 24-hour, Arabic-language rolling news channel broadcasting in HD quality from Abu Dhabi; have signed a strategic advertising concession partnership agreement that provides the two regional media heavyweights' existing and potential clients with an extensive, competitively priced advertising network.

Smart maps introduced in taxi cabs

10 Jun 2013

The Public Transport Agency of the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has begun installation of smart maps in taxi cabs—an innovative hi-tech navigation concept that makes passengers’ travelling experience more comfortable.

RTA service timings on Al Isra Wal Miraj holiday

05 Jun 2013

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has announced the times of all its services during the Al Isra Wal Miraj public holiday on June 6, 2013 (Thursday). The schedules apply to all RTA customer care centres, chargeable parking lots, public buses, Dubai Metro, water transport services, driving schools and vehicle inspection and technical departments.