Dubai, Oman’s National Transport Company “Mwasalat” and the Roads

and Transport Authority (RTA) in Dubai have launched the Dubai-Muscat bus route, which

will boost road transport and facilitate passenger traffic between the two sides.

This came during the signing ceremony of the transportation agreement between the two

companies in Dubai yesterday.

The agreement was signed from the Omani side by Ahmed bin Ali al- Balushi, CEO of

Mwasalat and while from Dubai side it was signed by Ahmed Bahrozyan, CEO of the Public

Transport Agency.

Al- Balushi expressed his pleasure to sign this agreement, stressing the keenness of

Mwasalat on the safety and comfort of passengers traveling between the Sultanate and the

United Arab Emirates on sophisticated and safe buses, specially designed for long

distance passengers. He hoped that this step is the beginning of an integrated project for

the transport network between the two brotherly countries.

For his part, Ahmed Bahrozyan said that the agreement is an important step in the

expansion and strengthening of the international transport network between the two

countries. He stressed the keenness of the RTA in the Emirate of Dubai to provide

convenient transportation for passengers traveling between the cities of Dubai and Muscat.

He pointed out that the buses will start from the Abu Hail bus station in Dubai and the price

of one ticket per person will be 55 AED.

Source: Oman News Agency