Smart Mobility MENA

TDRA reviews role of ICT in enhancing aviation sector

His Excellency Engineer Majed Sultan al-Mesmar, director general of the telecommunications and Digital Government Regulatory Authority (TDRA), stressed that countries possessing the most advanced infrastructure in the ICT sector will lead the digital transformation process, and can design their future, as digitization has become a decisive factor in human life for the foreseeable future.

Region's first self-driving bus launched in Ajman

The Middle East's first operational driverless bus was launched in Ajman, operating on a three-kilometer radius within Corniche and equipped with high-performing sensors and 14 cameras that can detect pedestrian crossings and traffic signals.

RTA launches trial period of two electric buses until March 2022

Dubai’s roads and transport authority (RTA) has launched a trial run of two electric buses between La Mer South, King Salman bin Abdul Aziz street and Al Sufouh tram station. The launch is coordinated with Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), Volvo Bus Company, Meraas Real Estate, and ABB Group, reflecting RTA’s efforts to provide sustainable and environmentally-friendly mass transit means.

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