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RTA Smart Taxi app

RTA Smart Taxi, an app to call a cab in Dubai

RTA Smart Taxi is an app to call a cab in Dubai. This smart initiative will cover nearly 9,000 taxis in Dubai, including 495 cabs from the fleet of Hala Taxi. Passengers have to just download the app and enter their telephone number, and the nearest taxi in the area will arrive at the required […]

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Salik tax on Dubai taxis

Taxi Commuters in Dubai have to pay Salik toll tax from 2013

Taxi rides in Dubai going to be dearer at least by Dhs 4 per trip, if you are passing through a Salik toll gate. Consider this as a New Year gift by the RTA. The Salik toll system, when introduced in July 2007, was also applicable to taxis. However, following numerous complaints by commuters who […]

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Dubai Taxis

RTA to increase taxi fare in Dubai

There will be an increase of 11 fils per kilometre in the in the taximeter tariff from January 21. Ironically, RTA is also planning 100 cycle stands across Dubai. Last year, minimum Taxi fare in Dubai was set to Dhs 10 by RTA.

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