Dubai's Al Ittihad Bridge to move 24,000 vehicles an hour

A new bridge will replace Floating Bridge in Dubai, according to the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA).

Latest addition to JLT; Goldcrest Executives opens

Dubai Star Giga Establishment limited, a joint venture enterprise between ETA Star Property Developers and Mazyood Giga International FZE, has announced the delivery of units in GoldCrest Executive Tower. Haji Mohammad Rafiq Giga, chairman of Star Giga Establishmen, said, "With a Dubai Metro station nearby and a number of malls within a kilometre radius, GoldCrest Executive will be an investor's delight."

Pact with India to streamline hiring

Major infrastructure projects such as the Riyadh Metro will require the services of a large number of high-end and skilled workers from India and the Subcontinent.

Dubai Metro Sets the Pace for Green Projects

DUBAI — The role taken by the Dubai Metro will be taken up as example to invest for a green economy amidst the current economic crisis, Dr Rashid Ahmed bin Fahd, Minister of Environment and Water, told Khaleej Times.

Dubai Metro tops Twitter trending topics

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'Shop till you drop' – malls in Dubai to stay open 24 hours for...

Shoppers in Dubai will be able to bag a bargain before breakfast or sip coffee as the sun rises as malls across the city are set to open round the clock.

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...

RTA bags two regional awards at Gulf Traffic Exhibition

The Roads and Transport Authority RTA has scooped two awards in the categories of Intelligent Traffic Systems and Road User Education, at the 10th edition of the Gulf Traffic Exhibition and Conference, which was held at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Hamdan bin Mohammed appoints Yousef Jawad CEO of Corporate Administrative Services Sector

His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Dubai Crown Prince and Chairman of the Executive Council, has issued a Decision appointing Yousef Ahmed Jawad as Chief Executive Officer of the Corporate Administrative Services Sector, Roads & Transport Authority (RTA) in Dubai.


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Metro popularity sees surge

“The Metro lifted 206,000 passengers compared to 140,000 passengers it carries on normal days. All these are positive indicators that we’re moving into the right direction of realising our target,” said Ramadan. At a rate of 140,000 passengers per day, this makes it about 4,020,000 per month.

Qatar Rail courts suppliers for Doha Metro stations

Qatar Railways Company, which is overseeing the construction of Qatar’s integrated railway network, has showcased architectural opportunities for local suppliers to become involved with the Doha Metro station works.

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