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Dubai proposes 1-year licence for under-21 drivers

The Roads and Transport Authority - Dubai (RTA) has proposed to the interior ministry to adopt issuing a temporary one-year driving license for the first three years of licensing drivers below 21 years, Emirates 24-7 has reported. The proposal came after an RTA study concluded that an overwhelming majority of fatal traffic accidents are caused by novice drivers who lack the experience and optimal driving methods.