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RTA partners with Careem to operate 3,500 bikes

Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has signed an agreement with car-hailing app Careem, to operate 3,500 bicycles at 350 docking stations across the emirate. Customers can hire and pay for bike rides through the Careem Bike app. During the first two years of the agreement, Careem will operate 1,750 bikes and install 175 stations, […]

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RTA launches e-hailing service Hala with Careem, Phone booking for Dubai Taxis to stop soon

The phone booking system for Dubai taxis will be phased out as RTA plans to expand the e-hailing service, in association with ride-hailing firm Careem. A joint venture of RTA and Careem, Hala is a company providing online booking service of Dubai taxis that piloted through ride-hailing firm Careem’s App. With the official launch of […]

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Careem to offer on demand Dubai Taxis

Careem has started to offer booking of RTA operated Dubai Taxis through its app. Existing customers will see the new “Taxi” car type as an option and new users to Careem will need to download the app from their app store and register an account to get started. No credit card details are needed to […]

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Careem Dubai imposes RTA Fee while RTA denies the hike

Riding sharing service provider Careem has imposed a surcharge of AED3 per trip saying it will be passed directly to the RTA. The fee is applicable on both on-demand and pre-scheduled completed journeys and will be included on all passenger receipts labelled as ‘RTA fee’. The fee would not apply to RTA taxis booked through […]

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UAE Start-up Careem Receives $1.7m Funding

UAE-based start-up Careem, which offers chauffeur-driven car booking services, announced that it has received funding worth $1.7 million. The firm received the investment in a round led by STC Ventures, part of Saudi Telecoms Company. Other prominent regional angel investors also joined STC Ventures in the funding, Careem said in a statement. Careem, which currently […]

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