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SMS-parking system launched in Sharjah

http://gulfnews.com/news/gulf/uae/sms-parking-system-launched-in-sharjah-1.1274798 SMS-parking system launched in Sharjah Motorists can pay for parking by sending a text message to 5566 Staff Report Published: 21:00 January 7, 2014 Sharjah: Sharjah Municipality has announced the launch of an SMS parking system that gives motorists the option of paying for parking their vehicles by sending a text message to 5566. […]

Now a taxi is just an app away

Now a taxi is just an app away Staff Report Published: Oct 23, 2013, 9:07 PM Abu Dhabi: A mobile app – Easy Taxi – that eases a taxi ride was launched at the Abu Dhabi Media Summit. The app – available for iOS, Android and the new BlackBerry devices – can confirm the pick-up […]

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 […]

Renew your driving licence online

http://www.gulfnews.com/nation/Traffic_and_Transport/10307998.html Renew your driving licence online By Ashfaq Ahmed, Chief ReporterPublished: April 26, 2009, 23:10 Dubai: Motorists in Dubai can now renew their driving licences online, Gulf News has learnt. “We have launched the online driving licence renewal service this week,” Engineer Ali Al Jasem, Director of the Licensing Department at the Licensing Agency of […]

Many convenient ways of paying traffic fines in Abu Dhabi

From the Gulf News article Many convenient ways of paying traffic fines By Rayeesa Absal, Staff Reporter Published: January 30, 2009, 23:33 Abu Dhabi: There are several ways in which motorists may pay traffic fines imposed on their vehicles. Penalty charges may be paid directly at the traffic departments or more conveniently, online. Other modes […]

Now you can carpool in Dubai!

RTA allows carpooling; signs pact with big firms EMPLOYEES from the same company have been allowed to use the same vehicle while going for work, a scheme known as carpooling which is aimed at pulling people away from using private cars to mass transportation The arrangement shall be licenced by the Roads and Transport Authority […]