Indonesia's notorious traffic gridlock has been known to send commuters into a spin, but one man has decided to rise above the daily grind — by building his very own helicopter.
A drone-like flying taxi whirred over Singapore's waterfront Tuesday, with the firm behind the test hoping the aircraft will revolutionise travel in traffic-choked Asian cities.
The Abu Dhabi Police also warned some motorists about their negative behaviour, especially young motorists who disturb residents and drive recklessly on roads.
The Abu Dhabi Integrated Transport Centre (ITC) has released a video on its social media account warning motorists of the dangers posed by delivery bike riders.
The traffic crackdown on unruly drivers was launched in response to reports department received from residents in the area on some reckless drivers committing severe traffic violations, says official.
The police stated that failing to leave a sufficient gap causes traffic accidents that result in human and material losses, and appealed to drivers to always abide by traffic laws and regulations to protect themselves and other road users from traffic accidents.
The Sharjah Roads and Transport Authority announced that traffic would be diverted in Saeed Bin Obaid Al Jarwan Square on Sheikh Mohammed Bin Sultan Al Qasimi Road, without a complete closure of the square from April 13, 2022.
Failure to pay the fines will cause the vehicle to be sold in public auction, Abu Dhabi Police added.
This decision, which came under the directives Sheikh Mohammed Bin Hamad Al Sharqi, Crown Prince of Fujairah, will continue effective for 60 days for the traffic violations recorded before November 26, 2022.
Lieutenant General Abdullah Khalifa Al Marri, Commander-in-Chief of Dubai Police, honoured Abbas Khan Bhatti Khan, a Pakistani national, who took the initiative to manage traffic flow at an intersection in Dubai until the arrival of competent police patrols.