RTA conducts trial run of smart pedestrian signal

Roads and Transport Authority, RTA, has carried out trial run of smart pedestrian signal to ensure safe crossing for pedestrians. "The RTA has tentatively installed...

Rain and drizzle hits Dubai among other parts of UAE

The weather is forecasted to be cloudy at times with a chance of some rainfall. Rainy weather continued in parts of the UAE after last...

RTA reviews innovative solutions used in Paris Metro

A delegation from the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) in Dubai has recently traveled to Paris to visit ALSTOM Company, a partner of RTA’s...

Expo 2020 Dubai launches $100m initiative for ‘creative projects’

Expo 2020 Dubai on Monday announced the first public roll-out of its $100 million (AED367 million) “Expo Live” programme to help fund, accelerate and...

RTA launches Smart Car Rental with 200 vehicles

Mattar Al Tayer, Director General and Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), has inaugurated today Sunday (15...

Check status of Dubai flights affected by heavy fog

Heavy fog today not only affected traffic on UAE roads, but air traffic at Dubai Airport was disrupted too. Emirates airlines tweeted this morning that...

Tube strike live updates: London Underground chaos for commuters will continue...

A London Underground strike prompted the evacuation of Britain's busiest station and chaos on the capital's roads. An estimated 700 passengers were forced out of...

Etihad A380 The Residence Complete Flight Review

https://youtu.be/1R2sOr6vZqo Complete review of Etihad Airways A380 The Residence from Abu Dhabi to Mumbai. This is a truly unique and bespoke travel experience. The epitome of luxury...

Car Free Day in Dubai planned for February 5

Dubai’s eighth annual Car Free Day is going ahead in less than a month, so if you want to take part, save the date:...

NCMS forecasts fair to partly cloudy weather

The National Centre of Meteorology and Seismology, NCMS, has urged motorists to be cautious on roads due to fog in various areas of the...

The future of car tech: Getting to know you

The car of the future doesn't just want to drive you. It wants to know you. The automotive technology showcased at the Consumer Electronics Show...

Qatar Rail aims to lay down all Doha Metro tracks by...

With tunneling complete and less than three years to go before the Doha Metro launches passenger operations, Qatar Rail is expecting to meet a...

Hyundai’s CES 2017 concept literally connects the car to the home

Hyundai's CES 2017 presser started with a lot of the terminology we expected from an automaker at CES -- connected car, smart home, autonomous...

RTA briefs DP World delegation on Corporate PM strategy

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has briefed a delegation from DP World on the best practices of Corporate Project Management (PM) Strategy as...

Dubai begins quality control programme for roads, buildings projects

The Dubai Municipality’s Central Laboratory has started a quality control and monitoring programme to ensure that various roads and building projects comply with norms. The...

More than 100 hurt in New York train derailment

A New York commuter train derailed Wednesday during the morning rush at a station in Brooklyn, sparking chaotic scenes and leaving more than 100...

French firm wins contract to extend Dubai tram system

Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority of Dubai has awarded French firm SYSTRA a contract for phases 2 and 3 of the emirate's tram system. SYSTRA...

UAE commuters greeted by another blanket of fog

Thick fog and reduced visibility on the roads again plagued the morning commute for motorists across the country today. As drivers stepped out of their...

Electric car startup unveils ‘new species’ of vehicle

Faraday Future, the secretive electric car startup with ambitions to overtake Tesla, unveiled its first production vehicle Tuesday, proclaiming it to be a "new...