Friday 21 July 2017

RTA starts automated system for collecting fines

Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) said it has started the implementation of automated calculation and collection of fines applicable to the delay in replacing ageing taxicabs and limousines with franchise companies. The move is part of RTA’s endeavours to achi


Careem marks 5 years in Menatp; posts big growth

Careem, a leading ride-hailing service, has grown its presence to more than 80 cities in the broader Menatp region, growing at over 30 per cent month-on-month during the five years after its launch. It has turned itself into one of the region’s biggest home-grown success st


Hyundai set to launch revamped Sonata in MEA

Hyundai will launch its refreshed Sonata mid-sized sedan in Africa and the Middle East next month, with preview images of the car showing dramatic changes to the car’s bodywork. New sheet-metal and trim details will bring the current-generation Sonata into line with the Hyu


Dubai Taxi limo hiring enabled via Uber app

Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC) has signed an agreement with Uber, a global provider of passenger transport services, enabling the booking of DTC limousines through Uber app. Under this arrangement, DTC offers the service of deluxe limo driven by highly skilled chauffeurs fully cogn


New Jaguar E-PACE rolls into record books

The new Jaguar E-PACE has set an official Guinness World Records title during its world premiere. The compact performance SUV leapt into the record books with a 15.3 metre-long jump complete with a 270-degree corkscrew-like ‘barrel roll’. Demonstrating the agility, p


Arabian Automobiles launches Nissan offers

Arabian Automobiles Company, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for Nissan in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, has launched an exclusive range of offers for ‘Dubai Summer Surprises 2017’. The promotions, following Ramadan&


Careem invests in Egypt startup Swvl

Careem, a leading ride-hailing service in the Middle East and North Africa, today announced it has invested in bus transportation network, Swvl, the brainchild of former Careem market launcher, Mostafa Kandil, fulfilling its mission to build an institution for the region. The investmen


2018 GMC Yukon Denali elevates style, substance

GMC is elevating the 2018 Yukon Denali lineup with styling and trim enhancements, as well as a new, advanced 10-speed automatic transmission, the company said. A new, sculpted grille design distinguishes the Yukon Denali, while new Mastique Ash real wood trim adds depth and richn


Ebrahim K Kanoo wins top Toyota awards

Ebrahim K Kanoo, the sole distributor of Toyota vehicles in Bahrain, was recognised for developing one of the most successful markets for the brand in the world through two awards from Toyota Material Handling Corporation (TMHC). The company’s Engineering and Material Handling (E


Mercedes-AMG launches two Roadster models

Mercedes-AMG, the German sports car and performance brand, has launched two exciting roadster variants of the two-seater sports car into the region. Alongside the AMG GT Roadster, the AMG GT C Roadster enhances the portfolio with a completely new model that, with an output of 410

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