Dubai's Green Line on track for August launch — RTA

The Metro’s second line was originally slated for completion in April 2010 but was slowed by funding and contract delays in the wake of the economic crisis. “The Green Line will be completed in August of this year,” said Abdul Younes, the RTA’s CEO for strategy and corporate governance.




UAE to feel impact of tropical cyclone this weekend

A tropical cyclone over the Arabian Sea, which is edging closer towards Oman's coastline, will affect the weather in the UAE. Some parts of...

Dubai’s Careem said to weigh $500m in funding

Careem, which competes with Uber in the Middle East, is in talks with investors to raise $500 million, according to people familiar with the...

Watch: drone footage shows progress on Expo 2020 Dubai site

Construction is well advanced on the three Theme Districts that form the core of the Expo 2020 Dubai site, organisers said in an update...




RTA sets roadmap for maturity in corporate innovation

His Excellency Mattar Al Tayer, Chairman of the Board and Executive Director of the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), stated that since inception, the RTA had adopted creative and innovative methods to cope with the transportation challenges encountered by the Emirate of Dubai in line with the transition to innovation; which is being increasingly considered as the most important ingredient of any modern organization.
RTA announces timing of services during Eid Al-Adha holiday

RTA announces timing of services during Eid Al-Adha holiday

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has announced the working hours of all services during the holiday marking the advent of Eid Al-Adha holiday...

Roads and Transport Authority receives delegation from Dubai Penal and Correctional Institution

The Director of Dubai Women Prison pointed out to the role played by the Dubai Public Administration of Penal and Correctional Institutions in offering due care to inmates through providing their daily living requirements as well as health, social and psychological care besides offering educational and rehabilitative care for the children of the inmates.


Dubai Awards Contract for Construction of World’s First 3D Printed Laboratory...

Just when I think Dubai can’t surprise me anymore, the United Arab Emirates city goes and proves me wrong yet again. We cover 3D...