Traveling From Dubai to Abu Dhabi by Bus

Abu Dhabi and Dubai are two of the seven emirates comprising the United Arab Emirates. Buses from the smaller emirate of Dubai travel southwest along the Persian Gulf coast to reach the city of Abu Dhabi, the capital city and the largest settlement in the emirate of Abu Dhabi.

Aldar hired to build new $272m Abu Dhabi media free zone

twofour54, Abu Dhabi's media and entertainment free zone, has appointed Aldar Properties to be the developer of its new, permanent home which will be...

Riyadh awards $22bn contracts for its six-line metro

Saudi Arabia on Monday has awarded US$22 billion in contracts to build a metro in Riyadh, the biggest public transport system under development according to the government.

25-year-old Indian woman dies in Abu Dhabi road accident

 An Indian woman died in a road accident in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday. Smruthy James was crossing the road near Al Wahda bus station when...

UAE Hyperloop. Dubai to Abu Dhabi in 12 minutes: It’s happening…

Get the first look at how the UAE Hyperloop is taking shape… The company that is bringing the Hyperloop to the UAE has just released never-seen-before images...

Finance hub springing up on Sowwah

Sowwah Island, the capital’s future official financial centre, which has developed by the governmental investment company Mubadala Development, will be connected to the Abu Dhabi island by the end of this year.

Aldar launches affordable homes project in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi’s Aldar Properties on Monday launched $354 million (AED1.3 billion) The Bridges, a new “affordable” housing scheme on Reem Island, with unit prices...

Abu Dhabi’s Midfield Terminal to open in 2019, says Sheikh Hazza

Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC) is set to issue three tenders seeking suppliers to its Midfield Terminal Project the day after Sheikh Hazza bin...

Bridges to curtail pedestrian dashes

Nine new pedestrian bridges have been approved across the emirate, with some to be open by July and all in use by September, according to a senior official of the Abu Dhabi traffic police. Two bridges will be built in Abu Dhabi city, two in Musaffah, two along the Abu Dhabi-Al Ain road and three along the Abu Dhabi-Dubai motorway.

Rail next area of opportunity in Middle East

Rail is the next area of opportunity in the GCC, according to a senior official from Halcrow, an international consultancy.