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Dubai completes 90% of road projects

Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has announced the completion of 90% of its roads, traffic and public transport projects at a cost of more than Dhs60bn, Gulf News has reported. During the last six years, the RTA managed to increase the road network by 29% as the length of the roads network in the emirate has increased from 8,715km in 2005 to 11,209km in 2010. The number of bridges has increased from 108 to 319, said Mattar Al Tayer, RTA chairman and executive director.