Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has indicated that the taxi fleet recorded an exponential growth from 81 to 5,201 vehicles, with the number of drivers increasing from 886 to 11,500 between 1995 and 2019.
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The male-dominated transport industry has left women hesitant to pursue careers in a vital sector that is increasingly packed with opportunity. Here, we ask some of the experts looking to drive the industry towards diversity and equality how to identify and understand the main challenges that women are facing, and…
After seeing 1.5 million passengers and recruiting 30,000 drivers since the June 2019 London launch, Bolt has unveiled a new hub for drivers in Chiswick, London, which aims to connect current and prospective drivers.
Speaking to Intelligent Transport’s Sam Mehmet at 2019's Intelligent Transport Conference, Jo Field, Board Member of Women in Transport, gave an insight into the non-profit organisation’s work around diversity in the transportation sector, and how it plans to grow and further expand its reach in the future.
The SkyTrain plan, comprising five routes totalling 194 km, aims to reduce Accra’s growing road traffic congestion and pollution problem.
The authority plans to consistently develop and update the training robot, enabling it to accommodate future changes and adapt to future training materials.
EV renters in the Express Drive programme have allegedly saved approximately $70-100 per week on fuel costs.
Delegates at the Intelligent Transport Conference 2019 took part in five roundtable discussions on a variety of themes, from the transport workforce to making MaaS work – here are the key discussion points from each one.
Germany is to provide €1 billion to support green urban mobility infrastructure and implement sustainable mobility solutions in India.
Approximately 100 drivers will undergo training over the next few years in preparation for the planned pilot deployment of autonomous buses in Punggol, Tengah and the Jurong Innovation District in early 2020.
Driver training is of paramount importance to transport operators, but in an industry with very little downtime, how can they do this efficiently while ensuring that everyone gets the most out of the experience? Thomas Kritzer and Ralph Fromwald at Wiener Linien explain how technological advances are changing the way training…
In the recent book, Invisible Women: Exposing Data Basis in a World Designed for Men (2019), many examples are presented of how we have built a transport system with gender bias.
Transport for Ireland has launched an anti-racism campaign in a bid to challenge behaviours which will not be tolerated on public transport.
RTA Dubai has become the first government body in the Middle East to use VR technology in driver training and rehabilitation in bid to improve the passenger experience.