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Dubai Tram drivers monitored by artificial intelligence in safety drive
The system could help reduce incidents caused by human error, Dubai's transport authority says
October 30, 2022, 4:12 PM
Dubai residents can now pay for metro trips using their phones in new digital drive
A new smart payment card can be downloaded and topped up on Huawei phones
December 29, 2020, 3:22 PM
More than 4 million public transport trips taken in Dubai over Eid Al Adha
Dubai Metro was the most popular service
August 16, 2019, 5:45 AM
Drivers warned after motorist crashes into Dubai tram, disrupting services along the line
Transport services suspended on a section of the Dubai Tram and later resumed
July 11, 2018, 10:47 AM
New Dubai Metro and tram timings begin today
The changes were announced to coincide with Public Transport Day on November 1
November 01, 2017, 12:33 PM
Car drives 500m down Dubai Tram tracks
Vehicle has to be lifted from tram line using crane after deviating from road in Dubai Marina
September 03, 2017, 1:50 PM
Dubai officials stage mock tram crash as training drill for rescue crews
The drill was so convincing, it awoke residents in nearby marina towers, who were under the impression it was a real incident.
April 07, 2017, 12:00 AM
978 fined for Dubai Tram obstruction
Police said the introduction of surveillance cameras led to an increase in the number of fines issued. The cameras replaced patrol officers along the tram route.
February 26, 2017, 12:00 AM
Almost two million people use public transport on New Year’s Eve
The metro network carried 769,817 people, with 509,089 using the Red Line and 260,728 on the Green Line.
January 01, 2017, 12:00 AM
National Day timings for Dubai public transport announced
Public transport timings for the National Day holidays have been announced by the Roads and Transport Authority.
November 30, 2016, 12:00 AM
Man jailed after jumping red light and crashing into Dubai Tram
Arab driver gets one month in jail and has his licence suspended for three months after accident.
October 05, 2016, 12:00 AM
New fines announced for Dubai Tram offenders
Changes have been added to existing rules to enhance safety on the tram system, officials said.
October 03, 2016, 12:00 AM
3.4 billion uses of Nol cards on Dubai’s transport system since launch
Roads and Transport Authority statistics show that the travel cards are used at transport system entry and exit points 2.4 million times on a daily basis.
October 02, 2016, 12:00 AM
Extra buses and taxis in Dubai over Eid holidays
Extra buses and taxis will operate from malls next week to cope with the influx of visitors over the Eid Al Adha holidays.
September 06, 2016, 12:00 AM
RTA to reopen left and u-turns in Jumeirah Beach Residence
The announcement follows an ongoing plan by the Roads and Transport Authority to reduce accidents at intersections and along the tram track.
February 29, 2016, 12:00 AM
Public transport times for Prophet’s birthday holiday announced
The Roads and Transport Authority has announced the new parking, metro and bus schedules during the Prophet’s birthday holiday.
December 21, 2015, 12:00 AM
Dubai trams undergo maintenance as system reaches two-year anniversary
Many of the 11 blue and silver trams that move along the 10.6 kilometres of track have this month completed 60,000km each and require focussed maintenance work.
December 01, 2015, 12:00 AM
Almost 150,000 fines issued for Dubai Tram violations
A total of 146,322 traffic violations involving the Dubai Tram have been recorded in the past eight months.
October 28, 2015, 12:00 AM
Dubai RTA gives away prizes to mark Public Transport Day
Gold bars, Apple watches, computers and cash will be given away as prizes to the most frequent users of Dubai’s public transport system to mark the sixth Public Transport Day on November 1.
October 13, 2015, 12:00 AM