Transport

Abu Dhabi is world’s least congested city of 2019

UAE’s Abu Dhabi has been named as the least congested capital city in the ninth annual TomTom Traffic Index. TomTom, the Amsterdam-headquartered CSR partner of RoadSafetyUAE, on Saturday released the results of the index, detailing […]

Transport

Jebel Hafeet Mountain Road

Jebel Hafeet road is one of the greatest driving roads in the world. Located on the outskirts of Al Ain, in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the road extends for 7.3 mi (11.7 km) up […]

Transport

School Transport Regulations and Guidebook

With the aim of upgrading school transport in Abu Dhabi to a World Class level, the Department of Transport in Abu Dhabi has issued a guidebook for school transport regulations in 2013. The guidebook clarifies […]

Ecology

On the (Rail)way to Sustainability

“Ours is a world of looming challenges and increasingly limited resources. Sustainable development offers the best chance to adjust our course.” (Ban Ki-moon, former Secretary-General of the United Nations) According to the United Nations, transport […]

Tech & Science

Hyperloop in Abu Dhabi

HyperloopTT and leading design consultant Dar Al-Handasah will begin construction of the first commercial Hyperloop system in Abu Dhabi in Q3 2019 PLAYA VISTA, Calif., Oct. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HyperloopTT, HTT) […]

Transport

Hail and Ride for Free on Specific Routes

The Department of Transport (DoT) in Abu Dhabi announced a new free bus service “Hail and Ride” in Abu Dhabi and its suburbs. The service in its pilot phase will start in Mussafah for free. […]

Transport

New Bridge to Al Reem Island

Abu Dhabi’s Department of Transport (DoT) announced it would implement a project linking Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Road with the Umm Lafina and Al Reem islands. The project’s foundation stone was recently laid by senior […]

Transport

Abu Dhabi to Riyadh in Few Minutes

The company plans to extend the line to Yas Island, Abu Dhabi Airport and beyond in future An artist impression of what a HyperloopTT station in Abu Dhabi could look like. Courtesy Hyperloop Transportation Technologies […]

Transport

UAE-Saudi train by end of 2021

The United Arab Emirates will have a rail link with Saudi Arabia by the end of December 2021, a senior transport official said on Monday. “By the end of December 2021, we will have a […]

Roads

Shaikh Khalifa Road

The upgraded Mafraq-Ghuwaifat highway was officially inaugurated in Al Dhafra region on Wednesday in the presence of several dignitaries. The highway has been renamed Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Road. The road, which is the main […]

Safety & Security

No Hazard Lights During Fog!

Police urged motorists to stop driving when visibility level drops to zero and park their cars in a safe area Motorists who turn on their hazards lights while driving during foggy weather conditions will be […]

Transport

Abu Dhabi Bus Timing

Bus Transportation The Public Bus Transportation Service was announced in 2008 as part of DoT’s endeavour to develop a world-class integrated public transport network catering to the needs of the community in different parts of the Emirate […]

Energy

Abu Dhabi speeds CNG conversions for vehicles

Abu Dhabi’s fleet of taxis, government vehicles and buses are being switched to compressed natural gas (CNG) as part of a concerted mission to move towards sustainable environmentally friendly solutions. More than 6,000 vehicles in […]