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Road and rail work together on liability of combined transport  RailFreight.com

Two large interest groups representing the rail and road sector respectively have joined hands to form a legal basis for combined transport. The International ...


Hydrogen for light road transport: Renewables key to emission cuts  The Driven

Emissions from passenger and light commercial road vehicles make up 10 per cent of Australia's total CO2emissions, so reducing these emissions can make a ...


Road Trip Day 7 - Europe's truck driver shortage  Euronews English

The road trip team travels with two truck drivers, who talk about the effect of the EU on their profession.


Indiscipline on our roads killing us - Transport Minister cries out  GhanaWeb

The Minister of Transport, Mr Kwaku Ofori Asiamah has attributed accidents on the roads, largely, to indiscipline on the part of drivers and underscored the need ...


Hanif: Road Transport Ministry failed to bring safety on roads  Dhaka Tribune

He also demanded that the ministry explain why they failed to fulfil the Prime Minister's instruction.


Govt yet to set new road transport law in motion  Dhaka Tribune

Long after passage of a road safety act, the new law is not yet enforced as the government has not published a notification assigning its implementation date.


Refrigerated Road Transport Market Drivers Archives  NewsTender

Refrigerated Road Transport Market report studies the Refrigerated Road Transport with many aspects of the industry like the market size, market status, market ...


Inside track: Transport, Shipping & Logistics  Lexology

TCA unveils intelligent mass document Transport Certification Australia (TCA) has released the final version of the functional and…


Incorporation Of Transportation Companies In Egypt - Transport - Egypt  Mondaq News Alerts

The New Parliamentary Regulations on the Procedures of Incorporation of Transportation Companies according to the Egyptian Investment Law: Egypt ...


Book now for the biggest night in road transport  Motor Transport

Entries have now closed for the 33rd Motor Transport Awards so thank you to everyone who took the time to enter this year. The shortlist will be announced on ...


Qld's Transmax hunts for new digital road warrior  iTnews

Queensland government-owned intelligent transport systems developer Transmax is hunting for a new chief executive as the state-backed exporter continues to ...


Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation to run 500 special buses for electors  The New Indian Express

The buses would be used to ferry election officers, police personnel and transport election material like ballot boxes, EVMs, VVPATs and others.


IRU Report: A fifth of driver positions unfilled in European road transport  Fleet Transport

The European road transport sector is facing the most acute professional driver shortage in decades, a new report by the International Road Transport Union ...


'It won't stop accidents' – Expert downplays NRSC push be an Authority  GhanaWeb

Road Transport Consultant, Cecil Garbrah, has urged the National Road Safety Commission to take proactive steps that can reduce incidents of road crashes.


Central African Republic Road Transport Service, February 2019 - Central African Republic  ReliefWeb

English Infographic on Central African Republic about Coordination and Logistics and Telecommunications; published on 15 Mar 2019 by Logistics Cluster and ...


Changes made to Road Route License guideline  FBC News

Changes have been made to the Road Route License guideline following a meeting between the Bus Operators and the Land Transport Authority. The changes ...


Minority wants Roads, Transport and Interior ministers summoned over road carnage  Myjoyonline.com

The Minority in Parliament wants the Ministers for Road and Highways, Transport and the Interior to be summoned over the increasing spate of road accidents.


BOC and Nortrans celebrate 50-year milestone | News  gasworld

BOC, a member of Linde plc, and Australian transport company Nortrans today celebrated 50 years of partnership at a special event held in Townsville, ...


RTC to operate 5,000 buses to ferry election staff  The Hindu

Special buses will be operated from Hyderabad, says ED.


Viterra to transition to road transport for movement of all grain on Eyre Peninsula  ABC News

Grain handling group Viterra has announced it will not renew its contract with rail company Genesee and Wyoming Australia (GWA) at the end of May for grain ...


NI stroke service to be overhauled  BBC News

Health officials believe the current *service* is "too thinly spread"


Should Hamilton ban transport truck 'shortcuts' through the lower city?  TheSpec.com

The city is reviewing its designated truck routes for the first time in a decade and a growing number of residents want big rigs off their streets.


Labour promises to set transport emissions targets for rail, road, aviation and shipping  www.businessgreen.com

Labour has fleshed out its transport policy pitch, pledging to introduce a carbon budget for the Department for Transport and vowing to put decarbonisation ...


Europa seeks school leavers for its fast track training programme  Motor Transport

Europa Worldwide Group is looking to recruit 30 school leavers on a fast track training programme, which could see them earning £30,000 within four years.


Road freight on the rise: ABS | Logistics, Trucking & Transport News  Prime Mover

Australian freight vehicles moved an estimated 214789 million tonne-kilometres (tkm) of freight across Australia's road network in 2017-18, according to figures ...


Trucks, Cars Directed Around Birmingham During Major Bridge Project  Transport Topics Online

A stretch of interstate highway running through downtown Birmingham, Ala., that serves as an important freight route will be closed for about a year for ...


Bedrock Quarry Products and Bulk Transport: Accidental success  Australasian Transport News

Don't let the title of this story fool you. Bedrock Quarry Products and Bulk Transport's success is far from accidental. In fact, the success of the 17-stron...


Improved signage needed at dangerous crossroads  Irish Examiner

Cork County Council engineers have urged Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII) to provide improved on-road and off-road warning signs at a notoriously ...


Road transport industry key to Perth's growth | Logistics, Trucking & Transport News  Prime Mover

Perth's road transport operators have been identified as the key to solving Perth's growth challenges, according to Western Roads Federation.


Summon Roads, Transport And Interior Ministers Over Road Carnage —NDC  Modern Ghana

It is learnt that more than 30 people are feared dead in another fatal accident which occurred at Ekumfi Abor on the Winneba-Cape Coast Highway in the Ekumfi.


Swedish Transport Agency approves autonomous truck trial on public road  Traffic Technology Today

The Swedish Transport Agency (STA) has given permission for a partnership between German logistics giant DB Schenker and autonomous truck developer ...


Georgia, Tajikistan Sign Draft Agreement on International Road Transport  Georgia Today

Georgia and Tajikistan signed a draft agreement on International Road Transport which will facilitate the growth of the passenger and freight traffic flow between ...


Factbox: EU Preparations for No-Deal Brexit | World News  U.S. News & World Report

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union officials said on Monday it was increasingly likely Britain would leave the bloc without a divorce deal after April 12 and ...


Inflation edges up to 0.5% in Feb, lower than forecast  The Straits Times

Smaller declines in private road transport and accommodation costs caused headline - or overall - inflation to go up slightly to 0.5 per cent year on year last ...


Nitin Gadkari's income increases from Rs 2.7 lakh to Rs 6.4 lakh in 5 years; wife is six times richer  Business Today

The Union Minister for Road, Transport and Highways declared an income of Rs 6.4 lakh for 2017-18 in his election affidavit against Rs 2.7 lakh in his previous ...


Driverless road-cleaning vehicles may make debut here  The Straits Times

Driverless road-cleaning vehicles could hit Singapore's streets in the coming years, with two consortiums being awarded projects to develop and test such ...


Ministry of Road Transport and Highways' Bulk Data sharing policy allows it to sell Drivers License and Vehicle registration data  MediaNama.com

The Ministry of Road Transport (MoRTH) and Highways has released a Bulk Data Sharing Policy & Procedure in which it states who can buy bulk vehicle data of ...


Saudi Arabia-Transport and Logistics: Vision 2030 to drive growth (Strategy, Performance and Risk Analysis)  World Gazette

Saudi Arabia's roads and railways provide efficient and affordable transportation. Facilities to neighboring countries have proved beneficial. The country has ...


Bureaucratic rejig: Sanjeev Ranjan named Road Transport Secretary, N N Sinha to be NHAI chief  Economic Times

New Delhi: Senior IAS officer Sanjeev Ranjan has been named secretary, Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH), as part of a top-level bureaucratic ...


An overview of Performance-Based Standards | Logistics, Trucking & Transport News  Prime Mover

Performance-Based Standards (PBS) has come a long way since it was first introduced by the National Transport Commission (NTC) in 2007. Over a decade ...


From road pricing to rail freight: Why slashing transport emissions is not as simple as going electric  www.businessgreen.com

New Aldersgate Group report warns 'whole system approach' that integrates action on road, rail and public transport will be necessary to cut setcor's carbon ...


Civil aviation to produce 10 crore jobs in 5 years: Report  Moneycontrol.com

The PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry has suggested a seven-pronged strategy to help India grow at 9-10 percent annually and become a $5 trillion ...


Export of transport services falls 25.4pc in seven months FY19  Profit by Pakistan Today

ISLAMABAD: The export of various transport services generated a revenue of $425.639 million during the first seven months of the current fiscal year (2018-19).


Urban Transport Infrastructure March 2019 | Road Transport & E-Mobility Special  Urban Transport News

The Urban Transport Infrastructure March 2019 issue focuses on Road Transport, Electric Mobility and other means of Share Mobility.


EU preparations for no-deal Brexit  gulfnews.com

EU will ensure basic air connectivity between the EU and Britain.


Driver licensing changes just tinkering - Road Transport Forum  Voxy

The Road Transport Forum is disappointed at the proposed driver licensing changes announced by NZTA. Like a number of industries road transport faces a ...


Global Road Transport Refrigeration Equipment Market 2019 – Thermo King, Carrier Transicold, DENSO  Camping Canuck

A new market study on the global Road Transport Refrigeration Equipment market has been recently added to the repository of eonmarketresearch.com.


Road Transport Refrigeration Equipment Market- Thermo King, Carrier Transicold, DENSO, Wabash National, Lamberet, MHI, Chereau, Great Dane & More  Market Research Updates

The global Road Transport Refrigeration Equipment market is comprehensively and Insightful information in the report, taking into consideration various factors ...


Construction of a major public transport project is set to start in East Auckland next month but some people remain unconvinced  Interest.co.nz

Construction of Auckland's $1.4 billion Eastern Busway from Panmure to Botany will start next month, and according to the Auckland Council it's the biggest ...


OP-ED: Kenya: The need to match hardware and software  Daily Maverick

Apparently, three years ago, Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta 'came to the coast for a month and things got tidied up'. The solution to Mombasa's chronic road ...


United Kingdom-Transport and Logistics: Innovation driven industry (Strategy, Performance and Risk Analysis)  World Gazette

United Kingdom Transport and Logistics Market industry is very important to enhance business productivity and for the study of market forecast. The UK has ...


Union Minister Rajen Gohain denied BJP ticket  Deccan Herald

The BJP on Tuesday named Rupak Sharma for the Nowgong Lok Sabha seat in Assam in place of sitting MP and Union Minister Rajen Gohain, who has ...


Traffic light flow for some Bintulu roads to change  The Borneo Post

BINTULU: The flow of traffic at several road junctions and traffic lights in Bintulu will be altered in the interest of road safety, says the Bintulu Road Safety Council ...


Ola gets green signal from officials, just has to pay Rs 15 lakh fine  The News Minute

The six-month suspension on taxi aggregator Ola in Bengaluru will be revoked only after the company pays Rs 15 lakh to the Regional Transport Authority.


Weather: 'Exceptional rain event' on West Coast expected to worsen  Newshub

A state of emergency has been declared in the Westland District Council Area which ranges from Hokitika South, to Haast. Civil Defence is responding to heavy ...


Northern Connector opens after $885M investment | Truck Trailer Building & Equipment News  Trailer Magazine

The six-lane, 5.5 km Northern Connector project opened today in Adelaide.


Safety Concerns in Road Transport - Diesel news  Diesel News

When you start talking about the safety concerns in road transport, Jory Dunshea, Operations Manager of Custom Freight at Yatala conveys a message that ...


EU Agrees Road Transport Safeguards In Case Of No-Deal Brexit  Morningstar

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) - Negotiators from the European Parliament and EU member states have agreed on measures to ensure the continuity of basic road ...


Bring discipline in road transport sector The country's transport sector is on total disarray. Killing of  thedailynewnation.com

The country's transport sector is on total disarray. Killing of people by unlicensed and untrained drivers has become a common phenomenon. Even yesterday, at ...


Basic road connectivity in the event of no-deal Brexit – provisional agreement with Parliament  EU News

The EU is introducing a set of temporary and limited measures to ensure basic road freight and passenger connectivity in order to mitigate the most severe ...


How Autocar writers would fix Britain's roads and transport  Autocar

It's hardly an enviable position, but Britain's transport minister has the power to improve commutes, reduce the rate of traffic fatalities, streamline public transport ...


On International Women's Day, Maharashtra State Road Transport To Appoint 700 Women Bus Drivers  India Times

In a groundbreaking move, the Maharashtra State road transport authority has taken the decision to induct more than 700 women to drive state transport buses.


Melbourne to Brisbane Rail Alliance welcomes CSIRO Inland Rail supply chain mapping study  Moree Champion

The Melbourne to Brisbane Rail Alliance (MBIRA) has welcomed the release of a CSIRO pilot study that details the potential transport savings that are set to ...


Beef industry blasts new transport regs, but pork and chicken say OK  Manitoba Co-operator

Animals will have less time between stops under new federal transportation rules, but the cattle industry says the changes may actually miss the mark on.


Lorry drivers ‘mystified’ as no-deal Brexit transport plan activated  AOL UK

Lorry drivers are “mystified” as to why no-deal Brexit plans have been brought in so early, branding the idea “inflexible” and.


Transport department sending out SMSs to verify vehicle owners  Times of India

NEW DELHI: Have you received a SMS that mentions your vehicle's registration number and asks you to confirm the number by sending a message to a phone.


London installs air quality monitors in hospitals  SmartCitiesWorld

Ten hospitals in the most polluted areas of London will be equipped with new air quality monitors to measure levels of toxic air and help protect patients and staff ...


Bajaj Qute introduced in India for Rs 2.63 lakhs - CarWale  CarWale

The newly launched quadricycle from Bajaj can be registered as a private or a commercial vehicle.


This Dutch startup is building a European network of fast-charging stations for electric cars in 2019  Silicon Canals

Fastned, which is building a nationwide network of fast-charging stations in the Netherlands has raised more than €10M via the issue of bonds.


Driver’s Licence: FRSC Warns Personnel against Sharp Practices  THISDAY Newspapers

The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) has warned its personnel to guard against acts inimical to the mandate of the commission with regards to ...


Brexit: Public Accounts Committee lambasts DfT for failing UK road transport  Motor Transport

The DfT has been lambasted by the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) for failing to ensure sufficient cross-channel freight capacity in the event of a no-deal ...


Land Transport Dept kicks off pre-Songkran inspections of public buses and their drivers  The Nation

The Land Transport Department has started inspecting the drivers and condition of public transport vehicles at bus stations ahead of the long Songkran Festival ...


Inflation in February edges up to 0.5 per cent, slightly less than expected  The Straits Times

SINGAPORE - Smaller declines in private road transport and accommodation costs caused headline or overall inflation to go up slightly to 0.5 per cent year on ...


Northbound stretch of Lornie Highway to open on April 19  The Straits Times

SINGAPORE - The Lornie Highway will open fully on April 19, after repeated delays, when the northbound stretch from Adam and Farrer roads towards Thomson ...


Free public transport is an attractive idea. But would it solve our traffic woes?  ABC News

Fewer cars, less congestion, less pollution. It's a tantalising prospect, but do the promises of free public transport stack up? And would free fares actually ...


RTC bans unionism during work  Deccan Chronicle

M. P. Dinesh who succeeded him as its managing director attempted to take the unions too into confidence while making crucial decisions.


Quader doing well: Doctor  The Daily Star

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Qauder has been shifted from Intensive Care Unit (ICU) to a cabin of the Mount Elizabeth Hospital this afternoon.


Michelin Offers Aerodynamic Trailer Kit  Transport Topics Online

Michelin North America Inc. has launched Michelin Energy Guard, an aerodynamic trailer kit for use on 53-foot dry-van or refrigerated trailers. The kit includes a ...


Land Transport Authority Warns Of Breach of License  Fiji Sun Online

The Land Transport Authority (LTA) has called upon the Central Transport bus company to get their drivers back at work to provide services to customers.


Indiscipline & sheer recklessness cause of road deaths – Rawlings  GhanaWeb

Former President Jerry John Rawlings has mourned the lives lost in Friday's two separate accidents in the Central and Bono East regions. The first at ...


Dukes Highway staged duplication among RAA's seven federal election priorities  The Murray Valley Standard

The RAA is calling on the next elected federal government to duplicate the Dukes Highway.


£9.3 million Oswestry road improvements get final go-ahead  shropshirestar.com

The final go-ahead has been given for a £9.3 million scheme to improve Shropshire's A5.


Island Traffic Authority empowered to suspend driver's licences - Hare  Jamaica Gleaner

Director of the Road Safety Unit in the Ministry of Transport and Mining, Kenute Hare, says the new Road Safety Act better empowers the Island Traffic Authority ...


Dan Tehan says it's important to get Princes Highway on National Land Transport Network  Warrnambool Standard

Wannon MP Dan Tehan says the state government needs to match his $80 million roads funding commitment as he works to get the dangerous and dilapidated ...


HNIs back logistics-tech startup Transport Hub in seed round  VCCircle

Logistics-technology startup Transport Hub said on Friday that it has raised Rs 3.5 crore (around $500000) in seed funding from.


NTSA hunting for matatu driver filmed clobbering passenger – VIDEO  Nairobi News

By Silvania Ambani. The National Transport and Safety Authority is hunting for a matatu driver caught on camera attacking a male passenger with a metal rod.


Cooperative Intelligent Transport to be deployed on EU roads  Government Europa

The European Commission has approved new rules to accelerate the deployment of Cooperative Intelligent Transport Systems (CIT-S) on the EU's roads.


EU agrees rules for road transport connectivity  Transport Engineer

The European Commission announced this week that it has agreed new rules to step up the deployment of digital connectivity – or Cooperative Intelligent ...


Grocer Co-op launches online delivery service using electric cargo bikes  Motor Transport

Grocer Co-op has launched a new online delivery *service* using electric cargo bikes to transport goods from local stores to consumers within two hours. It is the ...


Peugeot Ludix electric spied in India – Is Mahindra planning launch?  RushLane

Mahindra owned Peugeot Motorcycles and Scooters have been spotted testing their e-Ludix or Ludix electric two wheeler in India, near Pune.


Alberta Motor Transport Association opens state-of-the-art safety training facility to improve commercial driver training  Canada NewsWire

EDMONTON, March 6, 2019 /CNW/ - Alberta Motor Transport Association (AMTA) hosted the grand opening of its state-of-the-art safety training facility at the ...


Telangana Road Transport Corporation to turn over a new leaf  The New Indian Express

Studying models from other parcel *service* companies as well as State-run organisations encouraging the method, RTC officials said that research for the same ...


Cabinet approves ¢1b for road signs, traffic lights  Myjoyonline.com

Government is dedicating ¢1 billion to fix traffic lights, erect road signs and paint defaced road markings to improve road safety.


Viterra switches grain supply to road transport on Eyre Peninsula | Logistics, Trucking & Transport News  Prime Mover

Grain handling business, Viterra Australia, will no longer supply the Eyre Peninsula by rail. In a bid to provide its growers and exporters with a competitive supply ...


Key Dubai-Sharjah road to be closed, diversion announced  Khaleej Times

A key road connecting Sharjah and Dubai will be temporarily closed, the Dubai Police announced today. According to a traffic update issued by Dubai Police on ...


Ola cabs back on Bengaluru roads as Karnataka govt lifts ban  Livemint

Bengaluru: The Karnataka government on Sunday announced that it had revoked the suspension handed to Ola, two days after it issued a notice banning the ...


UK government readies contingency licence to keep road freight moving in case of no deal Brexit  Motor Transport

The government has put together draft legislation that will allow hauliers to continue to ply their loads across Europe and carry out cabotage under a new licence ...


The same old promise again  The Daily Star

In the face of student protests for road safety, transport owners and workers yesterday came up with the same old promises of not operating buses on daily ...


15 injured as two buses collide in Shimla  The Tribune India

Tribune News *Service* Shimla, March 25. At least 15 people were injured when two buses collided head on in Shimla district on Monday, police said. A Himachal ...


BTS 19: AHVI Week - A festival of all things trucking  Owner//Driver

2019 will see the launch of Australian Heavy Vehicle Industry Week: a week of activities that aims to foster broader community awareness about the heavy vehi...


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