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The Managing Director and Board Member of Qatar Railways Company Engineer Abdullah Abdul Aziz Al Subaie has said that the company is currently working on the documents of its first tender for the railway and metro system in Qatar, adding that the tender is expected to be offered soon and that some preliminary designs have already been prepared.
The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) is introducing the upcoming Dubai Tram to mall visitors by offering them a virtual tour of the tram. Dubai Tram will be launched on November 11.
Structuring and finance procurement are the main challenges facing Gulf rail projects, industry heads concluded at the first session of a regional rail conference held on Monday.
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UAE is on track to produce the next Olympic champion in cycling with the grand announcement by the Dubai Sports Council that it will host the Dubai Tour 2014 at the inauguration of the Dubai Cycling Course on Friday. Sheikh Mansour bin Mohammad bin Rashid Al Maktoum officially inaugurated the 68-km circuit located on Al Qudrah Road towards Bab Al Shams Resort at a glittering event.
A Trip on the Dubai Metro from Al Rashedya Station to Ibn Battuta Mall Station. 58 minutes to 2:15minutes
RTA participation in this global event aims at acquainting participants with the vital projects undertaken by the RTA in the field of infrastructure required for operating public transport network, and the strategic initiatives of integrated mass transit modes spanning the Dubai Metro, public buses, marine transport and taxis.
Approximately 1.2 million Silver Nol cards were sold between August 22 and December 31, 2009, the RTA revealed in a press statement. The number of transactions, dating from the time of the official launch to the end of the year, exceeded 48 million.
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...
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...
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...
With tunneling complete and less than three years to go before the Doha Metro launches passenger operations, Qatar Rail is expecting to meet a...