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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 ...


New app offers 20% savings and brings all public transport operators in Singapore under one roof  The Independent

Zipster brings all public transport operators in Singapore as well as major companies such as Grab, Gojek and BlueSG, an electric car-sharing operator to one ...


Cubic Discusses the Power of Mobility to Alleviate Congestion in Cities at Transport Payments Asia Pacific  Yahoo Finance

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--. Cubic Transportation Systems to explore importance of artificial intelligence, machine learning and data analytics for building ...


Brighton and Hove pupils 'suffer' after transport withdrawn  BBC News

Children with special educational needs and disabilities have suffered "distress, anxiety and stress" after school transport providers withdrew several services.


DLT inspects public transport every 90km  ThaiVisa News

DLT inspects public transport every 90km BANGKOK, 17 September 2019 (NNT) - Mr Pheeraphol Thawornsuphacharoen, Director-General of the Department of ...


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, ...


Paris transport strikes: Six ways to get around without the Metro  The Local France

Public transport in Paris looks like it will almost grind to a halt on Friday due to a major strike, but for those commuters and travellers who really do need to get ...


REC, transport operators to launch mechanism for fast agricultural exports to China  TASS

A relevant agreement was signed on the sidelines of the Eastern Economic Forum.


Charging toward electric bus and charger interoperability  Tech Xplore

Imagine the cities of the future: cleaner, more sustainable, with ecofriendly urban transport such as electrically powered buses, garbage trucks and delivery ...


New app to offer savings when commuters subscribe to plans covering both private and public transport  The Straits Times

The Zipster app will probably have three to five plans with varying amounts of savings for trips on both public transport and private-hire cars and even shared ...


News - IRU publishes manifesto  WorldCargo News

The International Road Transport Union is calling on international organisations, governments and industry stakeholders "to safeguard the role of road transport ...


Airlines, Shipping Stocks Fall as Oil Soars. Amazon Could Be Hit Too.  Barron's

Oil futures have soared in response to the attacks on Saudi Arabia, and gasoline, diesel, and jet fuel are key cost items for transport companies.


Bus operators slam roadside checks  Bangkok Post

Monday's launch of roadside roadworthiness checks for public transport vehicles was met with a protest from the Private Bus Development Association, which ...


Trucking Company Shutdowns Grow as Shipping Market Cools  Wall Street Journal

Approximately 640 carriers went out of business in the first half of 2019, up from 175 for the same period last year and more than double the total number of ...


Transport Minister Urges Route Taxis To See Service As Generational Business  rjrnewsonline.com

Transport Minister Robert Montague is urging route taxi operators to see their *service* as a business that can be sustained for generations. Addressing members ...


California Passes Bill That May Affect Independent Contractor Status for Truckers  Transport Topics Online

California lawmakers have passed a bill that codifies into law a 2018 state Supreme Court decision that makes it easier for independent contractors to become ...


Gallagher leader explains why transport operators need an insurance broker  Insurance Business Australia

Gallagher national head of transport Roz Shaw has offered her perspective on why it is a smart idea for transport operators to use an insurance broker instead of ...


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 ...


Garda probe after Dublin Bus driver 'stamped on by man' as passengers watched on  Irish Mirror

Dublin Bus confirmed they are investigating the horror incident, while gardai are also probing it.


Montague tells taxi operators to be more business-focused  Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — Route taxi operators are being encouraged by Transport and Mining Minister Robert Montague to see their chosen vocation as a ...


The smart way to guide people to venues and events  TransportXtra

Venue and event staff claim they spend up to 50 per cent of their time managing travel queries, at an estimated cost of over £1.7 bn to UK GDP. The defaul.


Registered bus companies are losing money to illegal operators  The Phnom Penh Post

Transportation industry insiders say that individual operators are cannibalising their sales as fewer passengers choose to ride with registered companies.


Public transport fares increase by 10% effective today  Pulse Nigeria

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


Number of school transport operators reaches 250  Malta Independent Online

A spokesperson from the Ministry of Education has informed the Malta Independent that as of today, there are 250 registered operators involved in the free ...


Highway operators stand in the way of wind turbine installations, Chryssa Liaggou | Kathimerini  www.ekathimerini.com

Investors in renewable energy sources are facing *fresh* obstacles at a time when the government is setting the development of the sector as a priority.


Saudi Women to Start Driving School Buses in the Kingdom  Al Bawaba

The Ministry of Education will hire Saudi women drivers to transport school students, according to Ibtisam Al-Shehri, spokesperson of the ministry. Speaking to ...


Edwards Coaches shortlisted for inaugural Wales Transport Awards  Wales247

Award winning south Wales company Edwards Coaches is pleased to announce it has been named as a finalist in two categories in the inaugural Wales ...


Public Transport Council gives transport operators, a cap of 7% increase for fare adjustment exercise  The Online Citizen

The Public Transport Council (PTC) has commenced the annual Fare Review Exercise (FRE) for 2019 and has issued a maximum allowable fare adjustment ...


Northern Irish maker of ‘Boris bus’ in talks as Brexit risk hits  The Irish Times

Ballymena's Wrights Group, one of NI's biggest exporters, has been hit by uncertainty.


Paris grinds to a halt as transport workers strike against Macron's pension grab  Morning Star Online

SCABS on scooters were seen whizzing across Paris today as transport workers on the city network walked out on strike over planned pension reforms.


Transport capacities of OPAL pipeline will be restricted from September 14, says operator  TASS

The German regulator also banned OPAL Gastransport from holding additional auctions on the gas pipeline's capacity.


Some respite for operators as EU extends transport links after Brexit  theloadstar.com

The possibly of a brief respite presented itself to logistics operators preparing for Brexit as the UK government announced a further £2bn in funding and the EU ...


UK bus firms vow to buy only ultra-low or zero-emission vehicles from 2025  The Guardian

Operators ask government for national strategy to encourage more people to use buses.


Jury out on value of the Toowoomba Bypass  Big Rigs

IT IS still too early to tell if the much-vaunted Toowoomba Second Range Crossing will have a bottom line pay-off for transport operators.


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 ...


Bombardier Delivers First of Three Global 6000 Business Jets to Join Luftwaffe Fleet  GlobeNewswire

Long-range Global 6000 aircraft to fulfill German diplomatic and parliamentary transport requirements; Delivering best-in-class reliability, leading-edge ...


Roadworks could burn students' pockets - Transport operators warn of back-to-school blues  Jamaica Star Online

Some operators of public passenger vehicles in the Corporate Area are warning that they are not prepared to endure traffic delays when the new schoool year ...


Cameroon: At least 30 inter-urban passenger transport operators suspended  Journalducameroun.com - English

Published on 27.08.2019 at 16h13 by journalduCameroun. Share. (c) copyright. The Minister of Transport has suspended at least 30 inter-urban road transport ...


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 ...


Fares on public transport reduced for Leap card users this month  The Irish Times

Two week promotion to be funded from credit in dormant or unused Leap cards.


Logistics Manager Magazine  Logistics Manager

European road transport operators are expecting prices to rise by between one and five per cent this year as a result of driver shortages, according to a survey of ...


Truckie pleads: 'Don't turn us away'  Chronicle

A DARLING Downs truck driver has questioned the safety practices of feedlots when it comes to accepting overloaded trucks. The driver, who spoke to Big Rigs ...


Canada's autonomous vehicle pilots  Electric Autonomy Canada

To help raise awareness and inform other municipalities, Electric Autonomy has curated a list of autonomous vehicle pilots and road-testing programs in ...


Suica and Pasmo release special IC transportation cards for tourists  Time Out

Coming to Tokyo and looking for the best way to get around the city? Good news for visitors: two of Japan's leading public transport operators have released ...


Operators welcome Brexit relief for truck and air trade  FreightWaves

But trade associations call for more certainty as political impasse continues.


Paving the way for service integration and smarter mobility in our cities  Intelligent Transport

As connectivity increases in our societies making all aspects of every-day life more seamless, urban populations expect the same convenience in the way they ...


Saudi women to be hired as drivers of school buses  Saudi Gazette

Tatweer Company for Educational Services has signed contracts with a number of school transport operators. There is no provision in the contract, specifying the ...


Two PPV operators charged for having over one thousand tickets - IrieFm  iriefm.net

Two public transport operators were arrested and charged yesterday, after it was found that together, they had over one thousand outstanding traffic tickets.


Gardaí begin patrolling Dart, Luas and commuter rail services  The Irish Times

Operation Twintrack will see up to 50 gardaí on rail services in Dublin and manning train stations around country.


Public transport apps hacked to create free tickets and defraud operators  Telegraph.co.uk

Mobile phone train apps used in major cities in Britain could be manipulated to create free tickets and defraud operators, it has emerged, after activists hacked ...


DVSA warning to heavy haulage operators  Transport Engineer

Heavy haulage operators are being reminded that failure to follow regulations regarding the transport of abnormal loads could result in prosecution.


Creating connected infrastructure to power MaaS  SmartCitiesWorld

Fujitsu's Rabih Arzouni explores how public bodies and private companies must work together to ensure the right infrastructure is in place to support MaaS and ...


Lessons from the latest typhoon  The Japan Times

Last week's typhoon provided ample evidence the Tokyo area needs better prepartation for disasters, especially among transport companies and employers in ...


Garda operation aims to tackle violence facing rail commuters  Waterford Live

Gardaí will be deployed be on trains as the weekend rush gets underway in an effort to crack down on violence and other criminal incidents. Up to 50 members ...


Operators get on board call for national bus strategy  Transport Network

Bus operators have set out a strategy to help tackle climate change and get a billion more passenger journeys by bus by 2030. Moving Forward Together has ...


Uber Freight Opens HQ in Chicago With Expansive Plans  Transport Topics Online

Uber Freight, the load-matching business unit of Uber Technologies Inc., announced it has opened its new headquarters in Chicago and plans to hire 2000 ...


An Employer Body Representing Transport Businesses - Diesel news  Diesel News

The Western Roads Federation has been in existence for two years, coming into being after the WA Road Transport Association dissolved and there was no ...


Council apologises over home to school transport ‘fiasco’  Brighton & Hove Independent

Parents and carers of children with special education needs and disabilities (SEND) were given a full apology for the distress caused by the home to school ...


HVH Transportation of Denver Closes  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] Denver-based truckload carrier HVH Transportation Inc. closed its doors on Aug. 27 after a string ...


Railroads' PTC Implementation Progressing, FRA Announces  Transport Topics Online

Rail operators' implementation of automatic braking technology continues to show progress, federal regulators announced this week.


Why the Parking Industry Holds the Keys to the Future of Transportation  IoT Evolution World

With a focus on bringing new vehicles and transportation services to today''s streets, the transportation industry has historically overlooked parking.


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 ...


Top 250 fleet HVH Transportation abruptly shutters operations  Commercial Carrier Journal

Another large fleet has abruptly shuttered operations, joining several others to go under in 2019. HVH Transportation (No. 231, CCJ Top 250), a truckload fleet ...


India’s public transport challenge  Livemint

An effective mass transit system for India's large urban agglomerations can flourish only with adequate financing of buses, metros, and suburban rail.


New rule to regulate school buses in Sharjah  Gulf News

Sharjah: Permits are now required for school bus operators and their drivers in Sharjah after His Highness Dr Shaikh Sultan Bin Mohammad Al Qasimi, Supreme ...


Free public transport scheme: ‘If they tried to take it away, we’d fight it’  The Irish Times

Ireland's free travel scheme is 'an extraordinary social programme', believe older users of bus and rail services.


Tamil Nadu EV policy seeks to attract Rs 50,000 cr, create 150,000 jobs  Business Standard

The Tamil Nadu government hopes to attract investments worth Rs 50,000 crore in the electric vehicle space, while establishing the state as a hub for these ...


Vic Govt passes Act amendments to help owner-drivers | Logistics, Trucking & Transport News  Prime Mover

Amendments to the Owner Drivers and Forestry Contractors Act has passed in Victorian Parliament to help ensure transport operators are safer at work and paid ...


JATOO Going Ahead With Strike On Monday  rjrnewsonline.com

Louis Barton, President of the Jamaica Association of Taxi Owners and Operators (JATOO), has said his members will go ahead with Monday's protest for a fare ...


10 tips to securing a new pub or bar lease  MorningAdvertiser.co.uk

It's a fact. The majority of pub and bar operators are spending more than they can afford on rent and rates, says John Deane a partner at Gannons Solicitors.


Electronic toll collection system rollout by CCRMA  Traffic Technology Today

A-to-Be USA, a subsidiary of Portuguese road operator Brisa, has been awarded a five-year toll collection system contract by the Cameron County Regional ...


Tech advances create MaaS without compromise  ITS International

Advances in technology make it possible for authorities to compile and maintain MaaS platforms cheaply - and without relinquishing control to third parties.


Time Running Low for Fleets to Convert AOBRDs to ELDs  Transport Topics Online

The federal ELD mandate has been in effect for nearly two years but takes full effect Dec. 16 when an exemption for older e-log systems is set to expire.


Bus, taxi strike on across the country  Loop News Jamaica

There is a noticeable absence of public transport operators on many routes across the island, Loop News has learned. Reports from various sources on the ...


Pressure on Federal Government as Senate approves transport inquiry and California passes bill  Mirage News

The TWU has welcomed Senate approval for an inquiry into the crisis in transport as pressure mounts for Federal Government regulatory action following...


Burj Al Sahwa set to become a transport hub  Times of Oman

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Finally, DMRC signs MoU with Haryana Govt to run Gurgaon Rapid Metro  Urban Transport News

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has entered into an agreement with the Haryana Government to operate and maintain Gurgaon Rapid Metro in ...


Remembering a 1994 road trip with an owner-operator - Land Line  Land Line Media

John Bendel heads 25 years down Memory Lane recalling a ride with an owner-operator that shows the more things change, the more some aspects stay the ...


Free travel scheme in doubt amid fears of overuse  The Irish Times

National Transport Authority reveals 4.2 million more trips taken by over-66s in 2018.


Transport Authority clarifies 'misinformation' about tracking devices in public passenger vehicles  Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica —The Transport Authority is seeking to clarify what it says is misinformation in the public domain regarding the number of companies that ...


Andhra Pradesh Government cancels sand transport tenders to break monopoly  The New Indian Express

However, the tenders finalised for mining sand in reaches and shifting it to the nearby stock points will remain.


World Rail Festival | In depth  Railway Gazette International

Tuesday 3rd December - Thursday 5th December 2019.


EU extends transport regulations for Ireland in event of no-deal Brexit  Newstalk 106-108 fm

The European Commission is to extend two regulations to guarantee Ireland's immediate air and road transport connectivity in the event of a no-deal Brexit.


Uruguay offering subsidies for the purchase of electric buses  BNamericas English

Uruguay presented a call to grant subsidies for the purchase of electric buses.


Bus operators in city evince keen interest to convert diesel vehicles into CNG  Nagpur News

Nagpur: With the inauguration of Nagpur's first CNG (Compressed Natural Gas) mother station by Union Minister Nitin Gadkari, the goal of cheap fuel and ...


Transport industry acknowledges excellence in 30th anniversary awards celebration | Logistics, Trucking & Transport News  Prime Mover

A crowd of close to 700 guests from the Victorian transport industry gathered together on Saturday night at Crown Palladium Ballroom for the Australian Freight ...


Bus, train fares could rise by up to 7% next year  The Straits Times

Bus and train fares could go up by as much as 7 per cent next year, driven largely by steeply rising energy prices.. Read more at straitstimes.com.


WABCO becomes Anchor Partner to Silicon Valley's Plug and Play to Advance its Global Innovation Pipeline for Increasingly Autonomous, Connected and Electric Solutions  GlobeNewswire

BERN, Switzerland, Sept. 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC) (www.wabco-auto.com), the leading global supplier of braking ...


Do mobility services undermine public transit?  Global Fleet

New mobility services such as ride hailing and car sharing have a complicated relationhip with public transport operators, cannibalising and complementing bus, ...


Q&A: Visa boss talks smart ticketing and contactless mobility  Transport Network

Visa has played a major role in bringing contactless mobility payments to the UK's transport network, with major successes in London and a new project ...


Chris Urmson, CEO Of Hot Self-Driving Startup Aurora, On Hiring And Humility  Forbes

Chris Urmson, CEO of self-driving car company Aurora Innovation, talks about hiring and leadership. Aurora ranks in the top ten on Forbes' inaugural AI 50 list.


Bestmile Raises $16.5M to Fast-track Growth of Autonomous Fleet Orchestration Platform  Yahoo Finance

SAN FRANCISCO and LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Aug. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Bestmile, the leading Fleet Orchestration Platform used to plan, manage, and ...


The Internet of Things: a roundtable discussion  Intelligent Transport

Roundtable discussion from industry experts discussing the Internet of Things (IoT) and its applications within the transport sector.


What kind of music makes you a worse driver? Find out which songs to avoid  RAC

Scientists at South China University of Technology have found you're more likely to drive erratically if you listen to higher tempo tunes. Songs with more than 120 ...


Contship Italia embarked the second US Roadshow in New York  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

The Contship Italia Group, Italy's leading intermodal transport and terminal operator, together with Port System Authority of the Eastern Ligurian Sea (ports of.


Solving the Effluent Problem - Diesel news  Diesel News

There has been a lot of work put in to solving the effluent problem by developing roadside effluent disposal facilities where they are needed. There is also a code ...


Commuters Inconvenienced As Taxi Operators Withdraw Service  rjrnewsonline.com

Some commuters in six parishes: St. James, St. Ann, St. Thomas, St. Mary, Portland and St. Catherine were left stranded Monday morning after transport ...


Longer wait for trains possible during off-peak hours as Khaw calls for 'better matching of supply with demand'  CNA

SINGAPORE: Commuters travelling during off-peak periods could soon find themselves waiting longer for a train, as rail operators are called on to ...


Victoria coach station: Plans dropped to move transport hub from its historic home after backlash  Evening Standard

Transport bosses have dropped plans to move London's main coach station away from its historic home in Victoria. The decision comes eight months after ...


Kashmir hope dashed, rush for Plan B  Telegraph India

Tour operators in the city are finally giving up hopes on Kashmir and rescheduling bookings but many are having a trying time explaining to clients that the ...


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