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RTA chief, Indian envoy discuss cooperation

DUBAI — Mattar Al Tayer, Chairman of the Board and Executive Director of the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), recently received at his office Indian ambassador M.K. Lokesh in the context of RTA’s objectives to build and foster the existing cooperative relations at the local, regional and international levels.

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Metro travel to be faster

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Metro travel to be faster

DUBAI — Metro commuters can hope to reach their destinations 10 minutes early at no extra charge with the introduction of four express trains on the Red Line from October.

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RTA set to slash metro trip time next October

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RTA set to slash metro trip time next October

Starting next October, the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) is poised to reduce the trip time of the Dubai Metro Red Line by offering two services on a trial basis for a period of five months in a bid to better serve the interest of the Metro users.

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Public transport rides forward

DUBAI - Public transport in Dubai has grown remarkably over the first six months of this year compared with the same period last year, an evidence to the economic boom and the presence of modern transport infrastructure that lives up to the level of progress in the emirate.

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Marine transport users expected to rise to 14m

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Marine transport users expected to rise to 14m

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).

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