Uber signs agreement with Dubai’s transport authorities

Uber and the Roads and Transportation Authority (RTA) in the Emirate of Dubai have signed an agreement  under which Uber becomes fully regulated by the RTA. According to the agreement, Uber will be able to use 14,000 vehicles through its app ‘as per the laws governing the operation of taxis and limousines in Dubai emirate’. The two parties will also work together on a project to study how the reduce road congestion and make transportation more affordable in the Emirate.