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Road transport emissions up since 1990 despite efficiency drive  The Guardian

Britain's greenhouse gas emissions from road transport have continued to grow since 1990 despite more efficient cars because traffic has increased by almost a ...


Is it time to end road building?  CityMetric

The new Office of National Statistics report on carbon emissions and road transport should be a wake-up call. Despite the pressing need to cut emissions, ...


ONS: Rising greenhouse gas emissions from road transport make net zero a 'significant challenge'  www.businessgreen.com

British drivers are spending more time on the road, driving up road transport emissions at a rate that is being only partially offset by the growing use of electric ...


Road transport emissions see continued rise since 1990  AOL UK

The amount of greenhouse gases produced by road transport has continued to increase since 1990 despite a marked effort to improve efficiency and drive down ...


Why road transport emissions are still climbing despite electric car boom  The Week UK

Campaigners call for curb on car use in light of greenhouse gases increase.


IRU sets future direction for road transport  FleetPoint

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 08:38. No Comments. 1,134 Views. Distribution, Europe, Fleet Management, Fleet News, General News, International Road ...


ITT Hub 2020 to showcase latest road transport technology  Motor Transport

Visitor registration is now live for ITT Hub 2020, which takes place for the first time in May 2020 at Farnborough International Conference & Exhibition Centre.


Refrigerated Road Transport Market by 2026 Business Overview, Manufacturers Profile, Strategic Business Planning  Overall Daily

Global refrigerated road transport market was valued at US$ 12.81 billion in 2016, is projected to exhibit a CAGR of 6.11% over the forecast period (2017–2025), ...


Road Transport Refrigeration Equipment Market will Anticipated at 4.4% CAGR to reach 9970 million US$ by the end of 2025  One Digi Click

Los Angeles, United State, September 17, 2019, – – In a recent study published by QY Research, titled, Road Transport Refrigeration Equipment Market ...


Shared mobility must complement, not replace public transport, think-tank warns  The Brussels Times

In order to reduce congestion, pollution and CO2 emissions, shared mobility must complement and not be a substitute for public transport, according to the.


National Logistics Policy to soon be released, says Piyush Goyal  BusinessLine

India will soon come out with a national logistics policy to bring down the cost of logistics to at least below 10 per cent, Commerce and Industry and Railways ...


Man, 35, killed in Highway 417 collision  Ottawa Citizen

The driver of the car was pronounced dead at the scene.


Infrastructure development is top priority of government: Nitin Gadkari  Moneycontrol.com

In an address at the National Management Convention in New Delhi on September 17, Minister of Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari said that ...


Deaths due to road accidents to come down amid heavy penalties for traffic violation: Nitin Gadkari  Economic Times

Gadkari said that only a couple of states have their reservation about the strict penalties, and State governments have all their right to make variation.


ONS: road traffic increased by 30% since 1990, but many air pollutants down  AirQualityNews

Road traffic in the UK has increased by almost 30% since 1990 but emissions of many air pollutants including particulate matter and nitrogen oxide (NOx) have ...


Check profiteering by cab aggregators, says Swadeshi Jagran Manch  BusinessLine

There is a need to regulate and cap the fares charged by cab aggregators as they use surge pricing to “profiteer”, Swadeshi Jagran Manch (SJM), the economic ...


RSS’s Swadeshi Jagaran Manch asks Gadkari to better regulate surge pricing  Livemint

Swadeshi Jagaran Manch, a sister organization of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) has written to the road transport and highways minister Nitin ...


All you wanted to know about the new Motor Vehicles Act  BusinessLine

In the last one week, a lot of things have changed for motorists plying on Indian roads. With the Motor Vehicles Act 2019 coming into effect from September 1, the ...


Ontruck launches operations in the Netherlands  American Journal of Transportation

Ontruck to roll out operations in five of the country's main cities: Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Utrecht, The Hague and Breda. The company is now present in four ...


Cap surge pricing by Uber, Ola at 25 per cent: SJM urges Transport Ministry  Business Standard

The Transport Ministry should ensure surge pricing by cab aggregators like Uber and Ola is capped at 25 per cent, RSS-affiliate Swadeshi Jagran Manch (SJM) ...


GAC trains staff on procedures of land transport agreement  Gulf Times

The General Authority of Customs (GAC) organised a training programme, in co-operation with the International Road Transport Union (IRU), aiming at the.


Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation displays gutted bus to create awareness  Times of India

BENGALURU: The Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) displayed a gutted bus at Majestic bus terminus on Friday to create awareness ...


Dried up lakes threaten Malawi transport  Journalducameroun.com - English

Published on 17.09.2019 at 15h21 by APA News. Share. Water transport problems caused by dried up lake ports in land-locked Malawi have long exercised ...


TuSimple to Use Funds to Improve Systems, Expand Routes  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] Startup autonomous truck company TuSimple announced commitments from investors for an ...


Probe purchase of ‘faulty’ buses  The Daily Star

Quader wants investigation for the purchase of faulty brtc buses. Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader yesterday directed the BRTC chairman to ...


Kerala NRIs finding it tough to renew driving licence under new traffic rules  Livemint

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM : Kerala transport minister A.K Saseendran in a letter to Union Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari requesting flexibility to fix fines ...


Actor Sanjay Dutt meets Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari  India Today

Actor Sanjay Dutt on Sunday paid a visit to Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari at his residence in Nagpur.


Sterle hits road for shake-up  Big Rigs

WEST Australian Senator Glenn Sterle said it was industry support that gave him the confidence to get the milestone road transport senate inquiry over the line.


Modi govt again considering merging rail, roads, aviation, shipping into transport ministry  ThePrint

A top govt panel is set to make a presentation of the proposal to PM soon. The idea of a unified transport ministry was discussed during Modi govt's first tenure as ...


Protection for flights and road transport after Brexit reaffirmed  GOV.UK

Passengers and hauliers to continue to travel and trade with confidence as UK-EU transport protected after Brexit.


Ghana: Mixed Reactions Over New Transport Fares  AllAfrica.com

The usual pockets of fights and exchanges between passengers and commercial driver's assistants commonly referred to as 'mates' that often characterise ...


VTA welcomes Senate Inquiry announced into road transport industry | Truck Trailer Building & Equipment News  Trailer Magazine

The approval of an Inquiry into the road transport industry in the Australian Senate yesterday has been welcomed by the Victorian Transport Association.


Freight industry unites for reinstatement of access ramps at Sydney Gateway  Logistics Magazine - Australia

Freight and road transport groups are calling on the NSW Government to re-instate access ramps for heavy vehicles at Canal Road, St Peters to the design of ...


Worst bridges in Westchester, Rockland listed by transport research nonprofit  The Journal News / Lohud.com

Several bridges in Westchester and Rockland counties need serious repairs, according to a transportation report.


Rail chaos after problems including person chased by police on track  WalesOnline

There was major rail disruption across the south Wales rail network on Tuesday morning. A trespasser on the line between Cardiff Central and Queen Street ...


Transport operators’ unions protest against govt. policies  The Hindu

Several unions of transport operators on Monday converged at Jantar Mantar to protest against a slew of recent government policies which, they alleged, were ...


Quader for probing purchase of ‘defective’ buses from India  The Daily Star

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader today asked the BRTC chairman to investigate the purchase of “defective” buses from India. The chief of ...


Jharkhand to give three-month relief from fines under new Motor Vehicle Act  India Today

In a bid to provide relief to people from paying hefty fines for traffic violations under the new Motor Vehicle (Amendment) Act, the Jharkhand government has ...


Andhra Pradesh Cabinet decides to do away with Road Transport Corporation  BusinessLine

The Andhra Pradesh Cabinet, which met at Amaravati on Wednesday, took several key decisions including the one to do away with the Andhra Pradesh Road ...


Noida Transport Association calls for strike on September 19  Zee News

New Delhi: The Noida Transport United Front has planned to launch a strike across Delhi-NCR on September 19 to protest against the hefty traffic fine under the ...


More states may move to revise hefty fines under new motor vehicles law  Livemint

Hefty fines announced under the recently amended motor vehicles law are only the ceiling and states can revise these penalties within the threshold, said a ...


VTA welcomes senate inquiry into road transport industry  Big Rigs

THE Victorian Transport Association has welcomed the approval of an Inquiry into the Road Transport Industry following a vote in the Australian Senate. Shadow ...


Free public transport and more govt action called for  Otago Daily Times

Free public transport should be trialled in New Zealand cities as part of urgent measures to cut greenhouse gas emissions, Prof Sir Alan Mark says. "A lot can be ...


Onion price rise temporary phase, govt boosting supply: Ram Vilas Paswan  India Today

Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan said high onion prices is a "temporary phase" and that the govt has enough supplies in buffer stock to check prices of the ...


Malaysia Logistics and Warehousing Market is Expected to Reach Over MYR 200 Billion in terms of Revenues by the Year 2023: Ken Research  PRNewswire

GURUGRAM, India, Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Eleventh Malaysia Plan by government for the period 2016-2020, is aimed at development of all the ...


ST bus stands shut for CM’s rally  Times of India

Nashik: Thousands of commuters travelling by Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) will face problems on Wednesday as the two state tra.


Going airborne: Pvt co pushes govt for heli ambulances  Deccan Herald

The air emergency *service* industry is pushing the Centre and the state government to introduce a policy to fund helicopter air ambulances, which they say will ...


NHAI cautions States against building toll-free roads next to national highways  BusinessLine

The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) will crack down on state governments that builds toll-free competing facilities running parallel to tolled national ...


Ride-hailing firm Bolt commits to making rides in Europe carbon-neutralI  TaxiPoint Taxi News

Bolt, the on-demand transportation platform, has announced journeys taken using its platform in Europe will be carbon neutral by offsetting emissions. The Es.


What does transport look like in a climate emergency?  Stuff.co.nz

OPINION: The largest contributor to NZ's rise in climate emissions since 1990 has been transport. So what can we do?


Refrigerated Transport Market - Global Forecast to 2025: Implications of Brexit on Road Transport Operators  PRNewswire

DUBLIN, Sept. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Refrigerated Transport Market by Application (Chilled food and Frozen food), Mode of Transportation (Road, Sea, ...


Access, Access and Access - Diesel news  Diesel News

Ask any operator about the main issues which constrain productivity in their business and they will tell you what they are, access and access. Diesel News looks ...


IRU and European Shippers Council draft driver treatment charter to address recruitment crisis  theloadstar.com

The International Road Transport Union (IRU) and the European Shippers Council (ESC) are preparing to issue a joint charter aimed at improving the treatment ...


Government offices in Kashmir division sees 73 percent average attendance, public transport remains off-road  Yahoo India News

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir): Nearly 73 per cent employees were present in government offices, while the attendance of students in schools averaged 593 in ...


£7 million to fix 46 potholed Shropshire roads  shropshirestar.com

Shropshire Council chiefs have revealed which potholed roads throughout the county are benefitting from millions of pounds worth of Government funding.


New Motor Vehicle Act: Know all about traffic offences and fines  Times of India

FAQs News: Road Transport and Highways Ministry of India has increased the penalties for traffic rule violations across the country.


Getting on your bike  Otago Daily Times

If electric cars are no longer a novelty on our roads, e-bikes have become positively ubiquitous. The humble unassisted cyclist is daily overtaken by their ...


Tauranga Council to focus on transport solutions - The Bay's News First  SunLive

Tauranga City Council has today moved to develop a Transport System Network Plan, to understand, design and test solutions to some of the city's key road ...


Maharashtra transport corporation confirms job candidates submitted fake experience docs  Hindustan Times

An internal probe conducted by the Maharashra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) has revealed that work experience certificates submitted by ...


Public transport fares increase by 10% effective today  Pulse Nigeria

Ghanaian public transport users will pay 10% more on their previous fares effective today.


NatRoad unveils Road Transport Careers website  Australasian Transport News

The National Road Transport Association (NatRoad) has launched a new recruitment website focused on road transport careers.


Two declarations of intent signed with Germany on land transport, road safety  Taipei Times

Taiwan yesterday signed two joint declarations of intent with Germany to cooperate on land transport issues and road safety activities.


Road transport needs Brexit clarity says IRU  Tina Massey

Brussels, Belgium: The International Road Transport Union has added its voice to the many raising concerns over Brexit. Matthias Maedge, leading the union's.


E-scooters illegal on roads, transport minister warns  Irish Examiner

Transport Minister Shane Ross has warned retailers that e-scooters are illegal on public roads and that they need to tell customers that they should not be used ...


Fines are fine: States opposing the penalties in the amended Motor Vehicles Act  Economic Times

States with non-BJP governments like Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan, Kerala, Odisha and West Bengal want to put the law on hold.


Road Transport Refrigeration Equipment Market, 2019-2025 by Segmentation Based on Product, Application and Region | Buzz travel  Buzz.travel | eTurboNews | Travel News

New York City, NY: Aug 22, 2019 – (Wired Release): A new Market Research from MarketDesk.Us, the Global Road Transport Refrigeration Equipment.


Watch: Paris tests 'flying taxi' as future of city transport  Euronews

With pollution a major issue for Paris and public transport bursting at the seams, one start-up has a solution involving the River Seine.


Traffic E-Challans: Here’s How to Pay Your Traffic Fines or Challans Online  Gadgets 360

Here is how you can pay your traffic e-challan online or track the status of your challan.


2030: Sydney's public transport nightmare looms as population booms  Sydney Morning Herald

An extra 1.3 million people in Sydney by 2030 is an enormous load on our roads and transport system.


Transport minister: Govt to review suspension of road tax renewal in post offices  Malay Mail

MIRI, Sept 2 ― The Transport Ministry is prepared to review the order to stop road tax renewals for private vehicles of 2000 cc and above at post offices in ...


Volume of road cargo transportation up in Azerbaijan  Trend News Agency

Baku, Azerbaijan, Sept. 17. By Kamala Mammadli - Trend: In January-August 2019, Azerbaijan carried out cargo transportation by vehicles in the amount of $4.8 ...


Transport fare up by 10%  Myjoyonline.com

Transportation fares have been increased by 10 percent.


New study compares potential of different decarbonisation options in road transport  Golden Casino News

Sustainable fuels could play an important role in reducing transport emissions even as electric vehicles become cheaper says a new study from VTT and the ...


Mekong Delta needs more investment for transport infrastructure  http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

New highways in the Mekong Delta region have met transport demand, but have failed to meet the socio-economic potential of the area, experts have said.


NHAI board clears land monetization policy to part-fund land acquisition costs  BusinessLine

The board of National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has cleared a plan to monetize its land parcels along highways to part-fund the huge land acquisition ...


Man jailed over bribery and traffic offences, Courts & Crime News & Top Stories  The Straits Times

A man's elaborate plan to own and drive two cars here hit a bump in the road when he incurred multiple parking penalties.. Read more at straitstimes.com.


News - Violence plagues South African logistics  WorldCargo News

The frequency and ferocity of attacks on foreign truck drivers in South Africa has increased in recent months.


Padma bridge: Rail route also to open by June 2021  The Daily Star

The government is working to open a portion of the rail route from Dhaka to Jashore through Padma bridge at the time of inauguration of the bridge in June of ...


NHAI seeks to raise ₹85,000 crore via asset monetization by FY25  Livemint

The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) is set to raise more than ₹85,000 crore by fiscal year 2025 through the toll-operate-transfer (ToT) model and ...


Linfox furthers driver distraction awareness | Logistics, Trucking & Transport News  Prime Mover

Awareness deficiencies prompted by mobile phone use is escalating incidents of accidents on roads Phil Brooks, Chief Inspector, Stakeholder Relations ...


Road blasting warning at Berriedale  Northern Times

Transport Scotland has announced that blasting work is planned next week at Berriedale Braes. A new road is being constructed and rock has been removed ...


Public transport fares remain unchanged in Kumasi  Myjoyonline.com

Transport fares for most parts of the Kumasi Metropolis, have largely remained unchanged despite the 10 percent rise in public commercial transport fares.


Global Road Transport Refrigeration Equipment Market Economic Trends, Industry Development, Challenges, Forecast and Strategies To 2024  Materials Post

The Road Transport Refrigeration Equipment Market report firstly introduced the Road Transport Refrigeration Equipment industry basics: definitions, ...


In a first, Odisha auto dealer fined Rs 1 lakh for selling scooter without registration number  Hindustan Times

In a first of its kind penalty after the recently-amended Motor Vehicle Act came into force, Odisha's transport department officials have imposed a stiff penalty of ...


How you can see Birmingham's hidden museum collection for free during Heritage Week  Birmingham Live

The enormous Birmingham Museum Collection Centre, which holds some 800000 artefacts in Nechells, is hosting a special open day with a free vintage bus to ...


Deep impact | Logistics, Trucking & Transport News  Prime Mover

A revered figure at PACCAR in Melbourne, engineer Phil Webb, has brought the curtain down on a significant career whose legacy will live on and off-road.


Gadkari Ensures MSMEs Against Delayed Payments, Introduces CLCS To Entrepreneurs  Entrepreneur

At a workshop organized by MSME ministry, Minister has put across the ways to deal with the issue of delayed payments and introduced a scheme for the ...


Blockchain can advance road transport industry  Fleet Transport

Blockchain is the new buzz word in business and commerce and has been in the news over the last couple of years, often mentioned in stories about ...


Road transport lacks discipline, says state minister for shipping  The Daily Star

State Minister for Shipping Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury yesterday said the country's road transport system lacks discipline. “In Bangladesh, we are facing many ...


Public transport vehicles failing safety checks  The Thaiger

PHOTO: National News Bureau of Thailand. In the first week of new safety checks introduced by the Department of Land Transport (DLT), 1 in 7 public transport ...


UP: 700 roadways buses to have CCTV cameras  Times of India

Close to 700 roadways buses plying on three most accident-prone routes of Uttar Pradesh will get two CCTV cameras, each at the front and the back of t.


63 clauses of Motor Vehicle Act to be implemented from Sept 1: Gadkari  BusinessLine

The government on Wednesday said 63 clauses of Motor Vehicle Act, which includes higher penalties for traffic violation, will be implemented from September 1.


Is money more important than life? Gadkari on new Motor Vehicles Act  Business Standard

Union Road Transport and Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari on Saturday defended the high penalty under the new motor vehicles act, saying the idea behind it is ...


Indian toll collectors are ‘ek alag prakar ke jaat’, says Nitin Gadkari  The Hindu BusinessLine

Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari was at his wittiest and sarcastic best while talking about the sensitive toll collection challenges on ...


Returnloadsnet Provides Freight Exchange Services To The Road Transport Industry In The UK  Logistics Online

The UK's leading online haulage marketplace, Returnloads.net, provides freight exchange services to haulage companies, logistics providers, freight forwarders ...


New Motor Vehicles Act from today: Rs 10,000 fine for drunk driving, jail for violations under law  India Today

Violating traffic rules will attract harsher penalty from Sunday as the newly amended Motor Vehicles Act comes into force. Driving under the influence of alcohol, ...


A First: Tribal Women To Drive Maharashtra State Road Buses  NDTV News

In a first-of-its-kind initiative in the country, the Maharashtra government has selected tribal women for driving the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation ...


Rush-hour woes at Yishun's new integrated transport hub on 2nd day of operation  The Straits Times

SINGAPORE - Commuters on buses heading to the new Yishun Integrated Transport Hub (ITH) were caught in a massive traffic jam that delayed some journeys ...


Inside track: Transport, Shipping & Logistics - In the media, in practice and courts, cases and legislation - Transport - Australia  Mondaq News Alerts

This newsletter links to media releases, reports, cases and legislation relating to transport, shipping & logistics. Australia Transport Holding Redlich 12 Sep ...


Even I have paid fine for speeding, says Nitin Gadkari  BusinessLine

Amid concern over the hefty fines for traffic violations, Union Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari said even he has been fined for speeding on the ...


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