RTA holds six external workshops to promote DAST nationwide

The Higher Organising Committee of the Dubai Award for Sustainable Transport (DAST) at the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has held five workshops in...

Dubai Customs deals with 12 m passengers in 6 months

Dubai Customs’ Passenger Operations Department at Dubai International Airport, Terminals 1, 2 and 3 has dealt with around 12 million passengers and checked about...

Saudi Arabia: Riyadh Metro work 57pc complete

Work on the Riyadh Metro project is proceeding at a steady pace and so far 57 per cent of the project is complete, Prince...

It will feel like 56 degrees in UAE today

With no showers in the city in the past few days, UAE residents have no respite from the heat in UAE. Mercury will continue to...

UAE participates in capturing members of two international drug trafficking syndicates

Security authorities in the UAE have conducted a combined operation with the Federal Australian Police and the Dutch Police to capture several members of...

UAE weather: Dubai will feel like 52°C today, here’s why

There is no respite from the heat in UAE as the mercury continues to soar. The temperature currently is 35°C but will touch around 45°C...

Mohammed bin Rashid visits Expo 2020 Dubai site

Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, visited the Expo 2020...

RTA becomes first Gov to obtain BIM certification worldwide

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) in Dubai has been awarded the Building Information Modelling (BIM) certification by the British Standards Institute (BSI), rendering...

Emaar’s Trinity

Dubai Creek Tower The Dubai Mall’s Grand Atrium is now home to Dubai Creek Tower’s mega-replica; this centerpiece gives an impressive rendition of the tower’s...

Dubai residents offer shelter, aid to Torch Tower tenants

After the midnight blaze that tore through Dubai Marina's Torch Tower, many Dubai residents are coming together and offering shelter to the affected. Authorities in...

RTA introduces medical testing of driver license applicants aged 65 or...

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) is introducing medical testing procedures for motorists aged 65 and above who wish to renew their driver licenses....

Futuristic Last Exit to open on Sheikh Zayed Road

Meraas has announced that 10 August will mark the opening date for Last Exit ‘Mad X’ opposite Last Exit E11 on Sheikh Zayed Road. The fourth...

Public transport ridership in Dubai touches 275m riders in first half...

HE Mattar Al Al Tayer, Director-General and Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), revealed that public transit...

Mohammed bin Rashid visits Emirates Flight Catering facilities

Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, stressed the vital role played by the supporting...

Photos: Fire put out, cleanup work outside Torch Tower in Dubai...

Dubai Marina's Torch Tower, the world's fifth tallest residential building with 86 floors, which caught international headlines after a huge fire back in February 2015, went ablaze...

Video: Massive fire at Torch Tower in Dubai Marina brought under...

Dubai Marina's Torch Tower, the world's fifth tallest residential building with 86 floors, which caught international headlines after a huge fire back in February 2015, went ablaze...

New smart cameras can catch drivers using phones and passengers not...

New smart cameras that can catch drivers using phones, backseat passengers not using seatbelts and tail-gaters are being rolled out in Sharjah. The radars, which...

RTA calls on concerned entities to implement new railway law in...

RTA’s Rail Agency called on all entities operating in the construction field, particularly those undertaking RTA projects, to cooperate in the implementation of the...

Expo 2020 Dubai themes inspire developers at hackathon to create the...

Twenty developers, designers and entrepreneurs came up with mobile solutions inspired by the themes of Opportunity, Mobility and Sustainability at the SAP & Expo 2020 Dubai Hackathon – with...

RTA to open Deira-bound traffic diversion at Rashidiya Interchange

The Roads & Transport Authority (RTA) in Dubai is opening an important traffic diversion as part of the Airport Road Improvement Project this Friday,...