The number of passengers using water transport in Dubai, which include abras, Dubai Ferry, water taxi and water bus, is expected to hit 14 million by the year end, said Essa Al Dossari, Executive Director of the Public Transport Agency, an affiliate to the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA).
Motorists using the new Shaikh Khalifa Highway, linking Fujairah and Dubai, have called for providing amenities and service facilities like petrol stations, cafeterias, restaurants and rest houses along the highway as soon as possible.
The number of signalised junctions in Dubai increased to 412, most of which are controlled by Traffic Control System Centres of the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA).
Motorists driving in and around National Paints Roundabout (5th Industrial Interchange) in Sharjah have been urged to watch for diversions and lane closures from July 28 when Phase 3 of the major road development project in the area costing Dh1 billion will begin.
With the holy month of Ramadan fast approaching, there could be some possible changes in an individual’s physiology as a result of fasting and altered sleeping habits that could affect driving, an official of Emirates Driving Institute (EDI) has warned.
SHARJAH — The Sharjah Directorate of Public works (DPW) will inaugurate the renovated and reconstructed University Bridge in front of the gate of the Sharjah University City in Al Maleeha area around midnight on Sunday. The project cost Dh3.9 million.