Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) is currently executing the last traffic diversion on Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR) Street, Dubai Marina as part of the ongoing works of Dubai tram project.
The trams are scheduled to st
Dubai's new tram system will be officially launched on November 11, it was revealed following the start of the trial operation this week.
The trial run was launched by UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai,
French conglomerates Alstom and Vinci have signed a 2 billion euro ($2.72 billion) deal with Qatar to build a tram system in the future Lusail City, while the two countries also discussed a possible defence contract.
The deal, whi
Dubai’s Road and Transport Authority (RTA) will take up a number of top projects in 2014, including the Dh2 billion ($544 million) water canal project, which will link the Business Bay in Dubai with the Arabian Gulf, a top official said.
Mass transit systems of Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) - comprising the Dubai Metro, public buses, marine transit modes and taxis -- have lifted 440.67 million passengers in 2013, a report said.
The figure compa
Trial runs of Dubai's new tram system will begin on Sunday with an initial batch of 11 trains, a report quoting the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) said.
On Tuesday, French Minister for Foreign Trade Nicole Bricq visited t
The construction of a 14.6-km-long tram line that serves Jumeirah Beach Residence, Dubai Marina and Al Sufouh is now in the final phase and is expected to be ready for operations by November 2014, a report said.
Construction of th
French company RATP Dev, the world’s fifth largest urban transport operator, will operate and maintain future Algerian tramway line projects in partnership through a joint venture, the Algerian transport ministry said.
RATP Dev will partne
The GCC will see an estimated $79 billion worth of railway projects - including rail, metro, tram, and stations - in the region between 2011 and 2020, according to a report.
This includes the $30 billion GCC rail network, to be shared amo
Dubai's Department of Finance raised $675 million from a dual-currency loan to complete the first phase of its Al-Sufouh tram project in the emirate.
The first phase of the Al-Soufouh Tram project will see the construction of a 10 km-long