Abu Dhabi metro making progress

Residents of Abu Dhabi can take comfort from the fact that the first phase of the emirate's metro will be operational by September 2015.

First phase of Abu Dhabi Metro to be operational by 2015

Dubai: The first phase of the planned Abu Dhabi Metro project will be operational by 2015, a senior official says.

Transport project funding a ‘challenge’ – official

The Abu Dhabi Department of Transport (DoT) said on Tuesday that it is still seeking funds to carry out several rail and road projects across the emirate.

Bombardier eyes $5.5 bln in Gulf rail contracts

DUBAI, May 11 (Reuters) - Bombardier Inc (BBDb.TO) is eyeing 4 billion euros ($5.44 billion) worth of rail contracts over the next five years in the Gulf Arab region, where public spending is rising to lift shrinking economies, a company executive said.

Region poised for railway boom

The Middle East will become the world’s fastest-growing railway region, experts predict, thanks to big projects in the UAE and wider GCC. The four-day Mena...


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Abu Dhabi unveils transport master plan

ABU DHABI: Tenders for construction of the first of 30 light rail routes are to be invited in the next two months, following the official launch of the emirate’s Surface Transport Master Plan 2030 by the Crown Prince, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, at the end of April.