November 22, 2016
Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) has allocated USD40 million as the second installment of the concessionary loan to the Office Nationale des Chemins de Fer Du Maroc (ONFC), Morocco's national rail operator, for construction of the 200-km high-speed rail (HSR) line between Tangier and Kenitra in Morocco.
November 4, 2016
China-based Build Your Dreams (BYD) Company Limited has secured a USD9.14-million contract to supply 11 battery-powered electric buses and ancillary equipment to MyCiTi for the Cape Town public transport system.
October 10, 2016
A consortium of France-based Alstom, Spain-based Acciona and Turkey-based Gulermak has received an advance payment of USD165 million for the expansion of Dubai Metro Red Line to the 2020 World Expo site.
September 23, 2016
The National Authority for Tunnels (NAT) in Egypt has awarded the USD10-million consultancy contract for Cairo Metro Line 4 Phase I to a consortium of Japanese and Egyptian companies.
September 20, 2016
The Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) is testing an auto programmed electric minibus in the Dubai City Centre in collaboration with France-based Easy Mile and UAE-based Omnix.