Abu Dhabi achieves 98% compliance on parking rules

Department of Transport has put in place more than 128,000 parking spaces across Abu Dhabi and Al Ain Abu Dhabi: Parking violations have been nearly eliminated in the areas of Abu Dhabi where Mawaqif parking regulations apply, with 98 per cent of residents complying with the law, the Department of …

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Iran airline retracts toll of 66 dead in plane crash

‘We still have no access to the spot of the crash and therefore we cannot accurately and definitely confirm the death of all passengers of this plane,’ says airline spokesperson Tehran: Iran’s Aseman Airlines on Sunday retracted its statement that all 66 people aboard a passenger plane had died after it …

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UAE youth urged to pilot scientific lift-off

National Science, Technology and Innovation Festival concludes with a message from ministers to youth about the possibilities they can unlock Dubai: The UAE’s biggest science fest concluded on its fifth day with a message to youth from ministers about the future and how they will be part of shaping tomorrow’s …

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New speed limits on Saudi highways

Manama: A decision by traffic police in Saudi Arabia to increase the speed limit on major highways will be implemented on Monday. Under the decision, the maximum speed of 140 kilometres per hour has been set for cars, 100 kilometres per hour for buses and 80 kilometres per hour for …

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