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Free WiFi on 700 more Dubai taxis

Second phase means 26% of cab company's total fleet offer the service

Free WiFi on 700 more Dubai taxis
The second phase takes the total number of cabs to 1,314,

  • The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) on Sunday said 700 more taxis will get interactive screens and offer free WiFi to passengers.

The second phase takes the total number of cabs to 1,314, which is equivalent to 26% of Dubai Taxi Corporation's (DTC) total fleet.

Dr Yousef Mohammed Al Ali, chief executive officer, DTC, said that adding 700 taxis under phase II further promotes the transport and innovation technology in Dubai.

These smart touch screens enable users to browse promotional adverts of RTA services, and informs passengers about key tourist destinations in the emirate, he added.

Source: Arabian Business


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