Archive for January, 2013

UAE households the target for lowering water use

TheNational.ae UAE households the target for lowering water use ABU DHABI // The UAE has one of the world’s most efficient water-supply networks, losing only 10 per cent to leaks, so the focus for preserving the precious resource has to be on consumers. And with demand for water continuing to grow, Abu Dhabi’s nine power […]

Taxis to charge Salik from Tuesday

GulfNews.com Taxis to charge Salik from Tuesday By Shafaat Shahbandari, Staff Reporter Published: Jan 15, 2013 9:59 PM Dubai: Taxis in Dubai will start charging a Dh4 toll from Tuesday when passing through Salik toll gates installed across four different locations in Dubai, a senior Roads and Transport (RTA) official told Gulf News. Tolls for […]

Travel bans can be cleared at Abu Dhabi airport

Travel bans can be cleared at Abu Dhabi airport http://www.khaleejtimes.com/nation/inside.asp?xfile=/data/nationgeneral/2013/January/nationgeneral_January202.xml§ion=nationgeneral Sent from KT Mobile. 13 Jan 2013 Prospective travellers flying through Abu Dhabi who discover they are on a travel ban list due to unpaid fines will soon be able to still catch their flights. The Abu Dhabi Judicial Department (ADJD) announced the setting up […]