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Synonyms for metro


Synonyms for metro

an electric railway operating below the surface of the ground (usually in a city)

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21 March 2006: Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum inaugurates the construction works of the Dubai Metro in an official ceremony held in Jumeirah city, Dubai.
With approximately EGP 90m in monthly revenues of the service, Minister of Transportation Saad Al-Geioushy said in press statements in November that monthly losses from the metro amount to EGP 20.5m, due to the difference between the actual cost of the ticket, and the price it is sold at.
He said that metro bus service is a splendid welfare project of spending resources on the people.
Off the Hutchinson River Parkway, Metro Center Atrium is easily accessible to major highways, bridges and airports.
One of the world's largest turnkey metro projects, this fully automatic driverless network will be 170 km long and include 87 stations.
One factor behind the trend in the employment-to-population ratio is that population share is moving from low-growth metros to high-growth metros, and this is reflected in employment.
"We are now selling all weekly, four-weekly and annual season tickets from machines at every station directly on to Pop smart cards, making travelling by Metro even easier.
It allows developers to: include Metro-style icons in applications at no charge; modify Metro icons; and quickly deploy test Metro applications in the Windows 8 Preview.
Metro St Petersburg controls 27% of the print advertising market in the Russian city, according to the statement.
Karachi -- METRO Pakistan inaugurated its Solar Power initiative at METRO head office and retail store located at Thokar Niaz Baig, Lahore, where the Provincial Minister of Energy, Government of Punjab, Dr.
Lahore -- In a simple but impressive ceremony, METRO Pakistan inaugurated its Solar Power initiative at METRO head office and retail store located at Thokar Niaz Baig, Lahore.
Summary: Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India] July 15 (ANI/NewsVoir): The beginning of Metro rail service in India can be traced back to 1984 when Kolkata Metro started its operations while opening for commercial services.
If you're a Tyne and Wear CT Pass holder, you can buy a Metro Gold Card for just [pounds sterling]12 ([pounds sterling]24 if you live outside Tyne and Wear) which gives you travel all year long on Metro, the Shields Ferry and Northern train services between Newcastle and Sunderland.