TITLE

Metro fever around the Gulf

AUTHOR(S)
Jackson, Chris
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
Railway Gazette International;May2011, Vol. 167 Issue 5, p71
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses the expansion of rail networks in the Middle East. It highlights the emergence of metro and light rail projects across the region. It attributes the trend to rapid urbanization and sustainability initiatives. The article reveals that the government of Dubai, United Arab Emirates, will spend at least 80 billion U.S. dollars in public transport projects.
ACCESSION #
60780465

 

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