Dubai Tram commuters to enjoy Wi-Fi, courtesy of du
Tram service was opened yesterday with Sheikh Hamdan taking the first ride
Dubai's du has announced that it will provide complimentary Wi-Fi to all passengers on the new Dubai Tram from 12 to 13 November.
The company has been chosen by the RTA as the exclusive provider of Wi-Fi connectivity on the newly launched tram service and the WiFi is expected to be rolled-out across the entire length of the tram network in phases.
Osman Sultan, CEO, du, said: "On the occasion of the opening of the Dubai Tram, we would like to congratulate the leaders of the UAE for their visionary achievements, and the RTA for the implementation of this landmark development. We join the UAE's residents in celebrating this newest addition to the strong Dubai infrastructure, and are exceptionally proud to be supporting connectivity as the exclusive provider of Wi-Fi to all Dubai Tram commuters."
Commuters can enjoy complimentary WiFi today and tomorrow by connecting through their Wi-Fi-enabled device. Full details will be available through a landing page that is automatically opened upon connection.
Du is yet to announce details of its long-term Wi-Fi offering for the tram.