Driverless pods planned for Dubai by 2030

30 August 2016

An app-based car booking service has revealed plans to introduce battery-powered, self-driving electric pods to the United Arab Emirates and across the Middle East.

Dubai-based company Careem has announced its aim to develop the service in line with the plans of Sheik Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, ruler of Dubai, to make 25% of all transportation trips in the city driverless by 2030.

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