A fire broke out in Dubai near the Abu Baker Al Siddique metro station on Sunday.
There are many engineering marvels in Dubai like Burj Khalifa, Dubai Metro, industrial units like Dubai Aluminium in Jebel Ali which are highly appreciated by students and professionals in the engineering sector around the world and they express great interest to study them.
'The metro transported a billion and a half people in 10 years...'
The UAE and Dubai is much more than a tech oasis in the desert. No wonder it is the cynosure of all eyes. So it comes as no surprise to me that it is looked upon as a model nation by young people across the region (“Arab youth choose UAE as top country to live: Survey,” May 1, Gulf Today).
A French-Japanese consortium has won a contract for the operation and maintenance of the Dubai Metro as well as the operation of the Dubai Tram.
Roads and Transport Authority, in collaboration with Serco, operator of Dubai Metro and Tram, has recently completed preventive maintenance works for grinding Dubai Metro rail tracks that extend about 300 km.
Al Tayer said that this is also in line with RTA employees' keenness to achieve customers' happiness.
Having lived in Dubai all my life I just want to thank the authorities for the Dubai Metro service. We recently marked the 11th anniversary and paid tribute to all who contributed in making it such a grand success (“Sheikh Hamdan celebrates 11th anniversary of Dubai Metro,” Sept. 9, Gulf Today).
The Dhs11 billion project, linking seven stations, extends 15 km on the Red Line from the Jebel Ali Metro Station to the Expo 2020 Station.
Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Dubai Crown Prince and Chairman of the Executive Council, on Wednesday chaired a meeting of the Executive Council at The Expo Metro Station, to celebrate the 11th anniversary of Dubai Metro and the launch of Dubai Metro Route 2020.