The challenges encountered in developing and maintaining the region’s vast road and bridge infrastructure sector are being discussed at a major conference in Dubai, UAE.
The Middle East Road and Bridge Forum 2017, which open
Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has completed road construction works in 16 residential districts of the UAE at a cost of Dh835 million ($227.33 million), Mattar Al Tayer, director-general and RTA chairman, has announced.
Kuwait is set to spend about KD4.74 billion ($15.6 billion) on infrastructure and other projects in fiscal year 2017-2018 with the private sector contributing 16.9 per cent of the spend, said a report in a local daily.
The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) said the Dubai Government's general budget endorsed by HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President, Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, had confirmed that Dubai is well on t
Egypt has allocated E£60 million ($6.74 million) to increase the efficiency of 22 roads in nine cities in Giza governorate, an senior official said.
The money will be used for paving, strengthening, and re-paving important r
Several infrastructure projects being implemented by the Dubai's Road Transport Authority (RTA) as part of its 2030 Strategy won approval from His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of
Bahrain is one of the safest countries in the region with the lowest number of road traffic deaths, according to an expert, said a report in the Gulf Daily News (GDN), our sister publication.
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The Vehicles and Drivers Licensing Department of the Abu Dhabi Police announced that the number of vehicles in Abu Dhabi has risen to 1.016 million vehicles during the past year.
The department has set these vehicles in seven diff
Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) said it has started using a hitech multi-lever equipment to cope with the challenges of maintaining roads and structures such as viaducts, crossings above water canals among others.
The UAE has topped the global rankings in the quality of roads for the year 2015-2016, according to the Global Competitiveness Report issued by the World Economic Forum (WEF).
The Quality of Roads Indicator in the report not only