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March 11, 2014
Any driver who is involved in three accidents in one calendar year will be terminated under new rules set by The Centre for Regulation of Transport by Hire Cars.
February 26, 2014
The Centre for Regulation of Transport by Hire Cars will first run a trial using airport taxis, before rolling out the service to all passengers across the emirate.
February 25, 2014
People will be able to connect their smartphones, tablets or laptops and surf the internet as soon as they enter the taxi, an RTA official says. The service is already available in 155 Hala Taxis across the city.
February 23, 2014
The decision was made by the RTA after a driver was attacked by someone who pulled his tie - but no specific incident was stated.
February 19, 2014
System will be rolled out to airport taxis first and then to its entire fleet by the summer of next year.
February 13, 2014
The award was presented by Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.
February 7, 2014
Dubai Taxi Corporation and Roads and Transport Authority in move to help most passengers, who need bigger taxis for all their luggage.
February 2, 2014
Residents are urging cabbies to refrain from using mobile phones behind the wheel which is highly distracting and causes crashes on the roads.
January 13, 2014
By February 1, Taxi Media will have 1,020 screens in taxis across Abu Dhabi. By the end of this year, the number is expected to reach 4,220.
January 12, 2014
The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) launched the ‘Awnak’ service, which was described as a cross between an ambulance and a taxi.
December 29, 2013
The RTA has prepared a traffic plan for New Year’s eve - a night usually marked by intense traffic movement, particularly around Dubai Mall and the Palm Jumeirah.
December 3, 2013
Uber Taxi already operates in Dubai and allows users of the service to order a chauffer-driven car, such as an Audi A6 or BMW 5 Series, using an app.
November 24, 2013
TransAd has introduced a new fleet of luxury black taxis which can carry up to seven people, but with higher starting fares, for passengers departing Abu Dhabi airport.
November 19, 2013
A taxi driver in Abu Dhabi who returned Dh88,500 to its owner was praised for his honesty and rewarded by the passenger and TransAd, the taxi regulator.