New drivers in Dubai need tram etiquette

Learner drivers are being trained on 10 new road signs and seven new markings that will take effect when the Dubai Tram begins operating later this year.

Jumeirah Corniche gets a green makeover

The jogging track spanning seven kilometres that is part of the Jumeirah Corniche project boasts a host of environment friendly features. The materials that have gone into the making of the track as well as the lighting system used for the project should rank it among the greenest such ventures in the country.

RTA e-wallet transactions soar significantly

The number of e-wallet transactions conducted by companies and institutions benefiting from various services offered by the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) since this service was launched has topped 22,815 received in all RTA customer service centers; which bears reference to the growing popularity of these services among RTA corporate customers.

Dubai Taxi honours 155 distinguished cab drivers

The Dubai Taxi Corporation, DTC, at the Roads and Transport Authority, have honoured 155 distinguished taxi drivers during the first quarter of this year under the Drivers’ Performance Management System in recognition of their excellent performance and dedication to offering distinguished services to clients.

UNStudio lands Qatar metro project

UNStudio has been appointed principal architect for Qatar’s four-line, 100-station transit system. The Qatar Integrated Railway Project (QIRP) will be the main public transport system for the Greater Doha Area around the capital.

Arnold Schwarzenegger in south Indian film?

Hollywood star Arnold Schwarzenegger, who was the chief guest for the audio launch of Tamil movie I in Chennai on Monday, said he would love to work with the film’s director Shankar someday.

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