Recently, the rich Dubai government was trying on some money attractive methods to control the unhealthy lifestyle problems of its people in the country. Dubai is celebrating 1st of November as a public transport day, encouraging its people to use public transport, and there will be opportunities to win four kilograms of gold! Yes, True! It is real Gold!
During the public transport Day celebration activities in Dubai, if people travel without using their cars, but to use the subway and buses or other public means of transport, they will have the opportunity to win through lucky draw and other surprises methods, and receive 4 kg of gold. Reported that the authorities will also send, including gold worth $275,000 US Dollars of prizes.
In addition to the oil-rich Dubai, but also the highest proportion of the population has one of the most populated automotive area. Statistics show that the average local family in Dubai owns about 2.3 car, but only 13% of people were using public transport, so from time to time in Dubai this is a serious traffic congestion problem.
This is not the first time that the Government of Dubai trying to use gold for helping its people to solve this social problems. Before that, more than half of the population in U.A.E. are overweight. In order to encourage the people to regain a healthy life, Dubai City launched the “weight is gold” campaign last year, for those having the weight loss of 1 kg fat in 30 days, you can get one gram of gold as a reward.