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New charging stations in Dubai ready for region’s first electric school bus

LeAnne Graves November 15, 2017 New charging stations in Dubai ready for region’s first electric school bus

Two charging stations have been added in Dubai, specifically for electric buses, as the region’s first zero-emission school bus takes to the roads.

Al Naboodah Group Enterprises announces strategic partnership with leading European truck brand DAF Trucks N.V

October 03, 2017 Al Naboodah Group Enterprises announces strategic partnership with leading European truck brand DAF Trucks N.V

Dubai, United Arab Emirates - Al Naboodah Group Enterprises (ANGE), one of UAE’s oldest and most respected family conglomerates with a diverse portfolio of businesses – together with DAF, a leading European truck manufacturer – today announced a partnership to unveil the latest models of DAF trucks in the UAE.

Al Naboodah unit delivers 750 school buses in UAE

Anirban Bagchi September 12, 2017 Al Naboodah unit delivers 750 school buses in UAE

Ashok Leyland and Sunwin vehicles make up deliveries from Swaidan Trading to fleet operators across UAE. A total of 750 new Ashok Leyland and Sunwin school buses have joined the fleets ferrying UAE children to and from their schools this month after Swaidan Trading partnered with operators such as Emirates Transport, Dubai Taxi Corporation, School Transport Services and private schools to supply the new vehicles.

New green bus on trial in Dubai

July 8, 2017 New green bus on trial in Dubai

RTA plans to conduct trial of Euro 6 standard VDL bus for six months. Dubai: A greener, more fuel-efficient public transport bus is on trial in Dubai and if the trials are successful, more such buses will be part of the city’s transport fleet soon, the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) announced on Saturday.

PMV Power List: Equipment manufacturers and dealers you should know

John Bambridge July 10, 2017 PMV Power List: Equipment manufacturers and dealers you should know

Al Naboodah Group Enterprises (ANGE) is a UAE family-owned, conglomerate founded by two brothers almost 60 years ago that today employs over 16,000 people across a diverse range of business streams.

Ashok Leyland debuts first GCC-made rollover-protected bus

John Bambridge May 21, 2017 Ashok Leyland debuts first GCC-made rollover-protected bus

Ashok Leyland has unveiled Oyster, the first GCC-made rollover- and front-crash compliant bus. Designed and manufactured in the UAE, the commercial vehicle was launched in partnership with the Indian automaker's authorised UAE dealer, Swaidan Trading.

‘Made in the UAE’ buses gear up for more export markets

May 22, 2017 ‘Made in the UAE’ buses gear up for more export markets

Ashok Leyland’s Ras Al Khaimah plant introduce more high-end models to line-up

Swaidan supplies 700 Ashok/Sunwin buses in the UAE

January 5, 2017 Swaidan supplies 700 Ashok/Sunwin buses in the UAE

Swaidan Trading, the leading provider of commercial bus fleets in the UAE, has delivered more than 700 school buses to UAE schools in the past two weeks to mark the start of the new academic year.

Morris men: Swaidan's new lighting towers

John Bambridge November 10, 2016 Morris men: Swaidan's new lighting towers

Dubai’s Swaidan Trading, the equipment trading arm of Al Naboodah Group, has ordered 50 ‘SMC TL90’ lighting towers in its first major order from UK-based manufacturer Morris Site Machinery (MSM), which has celebrated the sale as an international milestone for the British business.