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Dubai says 56m passengers used buses in H1

Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority has said that public buses have commuted about 56 million passengers in the first half of this year, and predicts that the total number of public bus commuters to reach 119 million passengers by the end of the year. Mattar Al Tayer, chairman of the board and executive director of RTA, added that there was a 62% increase in bus punctuality, along with a drop in accidents to 1 per hundred thousand kilometres.