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Dubai Marina bottleneck gives residents jitters

Dubai Marina residents are frustrated over traffic bottlenecks

Residents of the Dubai Marina are frustrated. They are complaining that even after the completion of Dubai Tram, there is no end to their four-year long traffic woes. Extremely long waits at the Dubai Marina traffic signals are testing the patience of motorists, including residents and visitors. They say driving into The Walk and the […]

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Dubai Tram Fares announced: Tickets will be Dhs 3 from end to end

Dubai Tram Fares announced: Tickets will be Dhs 3 from end to end

RTA has announced the fares for Dubai Tram. The tickets will cost Dhs 3 irrespective of the distance travelled. The 10.6-km tramway, which is on track to open on November 11, is connected to Dubai’s automated fare collection system, Nol. Earlier, the fare was decided to be calculated based on existing zonal fare structure. However, […]

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Du to offer wifi internet in Dubai Tram

Du, Dubai’s second telecom service provider, has announced that it will provide WiFi internet access in upcoming Dubai Tram. This announcement between the telco and the Roads & Transport Authority (RTA) came during GITEX Technology Week 2014 on the sidelines of the telecom operator being chosen as the Smart City Official WiFi Provider in Dubai. […]

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Dubai Tram will run for 20 hours a day

Dubai Tram, which will begin operations in November this year, will run for 20 hours every day between 5am and 1am. The tram will operate at a frequency of six minutes during peak hours and eight to 10 minutes during non-peak hours. According to information provided by the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), from Saturday […]

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RTA issuing new Traffic Rules as Dubai Tram is set to roll in

As Dubai Tram is set to go live, RTA has taken its first steps towards creating traffic awareness about the tram, which will be seen on Dubai roads pretty soon. Dubai Tram is currently conducting test drives, and although these are nothing like the real show, the public needs to be made aware of what […]

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