RTA takes part in Dubai Pre-Owned Boat Show 2015 for the 4th straight year30/10/2015
For the fourth year in a row, the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) is taking part in the Dubai Pre-Owned Boat Show 2015 to be held at the Dubai Marina Creek by the Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club during the period 5 - 7 November 2015. The event is considered the first of its type in the region, and is open for buyers and venders hailing from all over the globe.
Husain Khansaheb, Director of Marine Transport, RTA Public Transport Agency, said: “During the event the RTA will exhibit a number of water buses and water taxis in two dedicated marinas at the show in a bid to promote marine transport services in Dubai, and lure investors who might be interested in chartering boats through long-term contracts.”
“The RTA takes part in this Show as a supporter of the event, and the phrase ‘Supported by RTA’ will be displayed at the main entrances, website, leaflets, brochures and other promotional materials of the event showcasing RTA participation in this event.
“Through participation in the Dubai Pre-Owned Boat Show, the RTA is seeking to promote the marine transit modes and bolster its cooperation with the Dubai Golf Club with which the Public Transport Agency had signed a Memorandum of Understanding at the end of Jan 2012 with the aim of promoting RTA’s marine transit services amongst visitors & tourists coming to the Dubai Golf Club in the long term interests of both parties. In accordance with this MoU, the Club designated one of its marinas as a water taxi station to serve visitors of the Park Hyatt Hotel situated within the Club,” he continued.
Khansaheb stressed the keenness of the Public Transport Agency to take part in all events within the UAE or beyond offering a platform for marketing or promoting its advanced service packages to the public spanning the entire spectrums of the community including residents, visitors and tourists.