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Transport workers' union calls for more full-day bus lanes, bus shelter extensions  Channel NewsAsia

SINGAPORE: The National Transport Workers' Union (NTWU) on Wednesday (Jan 16) announced its recommendations to the Land Transport Master Plan 2040 ...


NCMP Dennis Tan proposes additional factors to fare formula  The Straits Times

*Service* quality should be included in the public transport fare formula to improve commuters' experience, said Non-Constituency MP Dennis Tan yesterday.


NCMP Dennis Tan calls for service quality to be part of public transport fare formula  The Straits Times

SINGAPORE - *Service* quality should be included in the public transport fare formula to improve commuters' experience, said Non-Constituency MP Dennis Tan ...


ZTE and Heavy Reading Jointly Release 5G Transport White Paper on the Innovative FlexE Channel Technology  PRNewswire

SHENZHEN, China, Jan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ZTE Corporation (0763.HK / 000063.SZ), a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise ...


Public transport grinds to a halt in Zimbabwe as stayaway begins  TimesLIVE

Public transport has ground to a halt in Zimbabwe, as commuter omnibus operators joined a three-day stayaway on Monday, called by the Zimbabwe Congress ...


#BTEditorial - Is the Transport Authority the final answer to our public transport challenges?  Barbados Today

Did the Government of the day move too fast when it got rid of the bus concessionaires and inadvertently created a public transportation model with no real ...


Zimbabwe: Kombi Operators Speak On Fares  AllAfrica.com

Transport operators yesterday slammed unscrupulous drivers and conductors for taking advantage of a review of fuel prices by the Government on Saturday to ...


Kombi operators speak on fares  The Herald

TRANSPORT operators yesterday slammed unscrupulous drivers and conductors for taking advantage of a review of fuel prices by the Government on Saturday ...


Frictionless travel: benefitting the user, the operator and society  Intelligent Transport

Dave Roat at Cubic Transportation Systems spoke to Tara Nolan at Intelligent Transport regarding the advantages of seamless travel.


NCMP Dennis Tan proposes major improvements for the public transportation system  The Online Citizen

Speaking at Parliament yesterday (15 January), Non-Constituency MP Dennis Tan suggested crucial improvements must be made to the current public ...


No Coming In Or Going Out Of The Country As Cross Border Transport Operators Halt Services  ZimEye - Zimbabwe News

Paul Nyathi|Regional cross-border buses operators plying routes into Zimbabwe have withdrawn *service* to and from the country due to the tense situation ...


City to teach de-escalation tactics to Muni drivers to reduce violent attacks  San Francisco Examiner

Muni operators have been spat on, pummeled, and in one harrowing tale told to the San Francisco Examiner, even stalked along a bus route by a man threateni.


EDITORIAL - No relief from inflation  Philippine Star

Gas prices went up this week, with diesel, the fuel of jeepneys and buses, jumping by P2.30 per liter.


Plans for Zero Emission Zone in Oxford move ahead in the journey to zero emissions  Oxford City Council News

Oxford City Council and Oxfordshire County Council have published updated proposals for a Zero Emission Zone in the city centre. The updated proposals ...


Cops reluctant to prosecute taxi, bus operators who support their business ventures - Creary  Jamaica Gleaner

The Mayor of Port Maria Richard Creary has charged that some police personnel are involved in a popular business venture that has made them reluctant to ...


Wife and lover could be charged with murder twice in killing of soldier  ABC 57 News

BERRIEN COUNTY, Mich. – The two people accused of the murder of an active duty Army soldier in St. Joseph Township could face civilian and military murder ...


Councillors slam rail operators as services hit new low  Halifax Evening Courier

An influential panel of West Yorkshire politicians has called on transport secretary Chris Grayling to explain why improvements to the region's rail *service* are not ...


Long distance bus operators rip off travellers  Bulawayo24 News

Long distance public transport operators have more than quadrupled fares, dealing a body blow to last-minute holiday travellers desperate to mix and mingle ...


Death from BlaBlaCar. Murderer of Burger King manager plays into hands of Russian transport operators  https://en.crimerussia.com/

The murder of 29-year-old Irina Akhmatova by her travel companion – a repeated offender – shortly before the New Year has yet again demonstrated flaws in ...


Smart transport needs data sharing  ITProPortal

Across the globe, technology companies and multi-stakeholder, cross-industry groups are investing money and time into exploring an innovation that is rapidly ...


WhereIsMyTransport raises $1.85 million to map transit in emerging market cities  ImpactAlpha

ImpactAlpha, January 15 – South African transport data company WhereIsMyTransport aims to improve daily city travel by mapping both formal and informal ...


Comment: WiFi and public transport  Transport Network

Benjamin Graham - communications executive for Sygnal, a leading onboard WiFi provider for the passenger transport industry - discusses the hows and whys ...


Drone Corridor Proposed to Expand UAS Services in India  NDTV

A task-force constituted by the Union government has proposed creation of "Drone Corridor" and "Droneports" in the country.


Inside track: Transport, Shipping & Logistics - 16 January 2019  Lexology

Modernised heavy vehicle access - backed by the Federal Liberal and Nationals Government, to slash agricultural industry red tape and boost business…


Upgrade us to deal with Uber war and bad image: taxi industry  South China Morning Post

Hong Kong's taxi industry has made a desperate appeal to the government for an operations upgrade as competition from a proposed premium taxi scheme ...


Four scholar transport vehicles impounded in Florida  Roodepoort Record

Four scholar transport vehicles that transport dozens of school children on a daily basis were impounded by the Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Department ...


Zimbabwe fuel protest: activist pastor arrested, charged with inciting violence  africanews

Mawarire, who led a national shutdown in 2016, told Reuters police had surrounded his house after he used Facebook posts to urge Zimbabweans to heed the ...


50 pvt. bus operatorsbooked in two days  The Hindu

As many as 50 private bus operators have been booked by transport officials on charges of collecting exorbitant fare from the passengers, in the last two days.


UK tram operators study automatic braking systems  Metro Report International

UK: British tramway operators have told Metro Report International they are taking a close interest in Transport for London's deployment of an automatic tram ...


Gvt Threatens To Cancel Route Licences For “Unruly” Transport Operators  ZimEye - Zimbabwe News

Government will cancel route permits for transport operators whose drivers are routinely caught flouting road traffic laws and has deployed police and Vehicle ...


Hays sees high transport and logistics skills demand  Australasian Transport News

Intelligent transport and logistics workers with multiple skills and flexibility are in high demand as the Australian economy continues to perform well.


An extra 19 million people used State-funded public transport services in 2018  Independent.ie

An additional 19 million people used State-funded public transport services last year. The National Transport Authority (NTA) says some 269 million trips were ...


In cracking down on ride-sharing apps, government sides with taxi operators  The Kathmandu Post

Jan 15, 2019-. On Monday, the Metropolitan Traffic Police detained five motorcyclists in Kathmandu who were associated with ride-hailing apps and impounded ...


Transport's dirty little secret: The truckers breaking the law just to survive  The Spinoff

Drivers peeing into a bottle because they can't afford toilet stops and migrant workers sleeping in depots: The trucking industry is in a race to the bottom, a new ...


Despite huge cost, Gautrain CEO says middle class deserves public transport too  Citizen

Gauteng premier David Makhura experiencing Gautrain with Gautrain Management Agency CEO Jack van der Merwe in 2014. Picture: Twitter/Gautrain ...


Manitowoc showcases latest Shuttlelift crane at The Rental Show  American Cranes and Transport

Manitowoc Cranes will exhibit its Shuttlelift SCD15 crane at The Rental Show 2019, which will take place from February 17-20 in Anaheim, CA.


Supply and demand: how data collection and analysis became the key to unlocking MaaS  Intelligent Transport

Yovav Meydad from Moovit discusses how a community-driven approach to transport information collection led to the world's largest transport data repository.


School bus operators in the dark over permit applications - Nation  The Star Online

BATU CAVES: School bus operators are at a loss after the Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) ceased accepting and processing new permit ...


Panic buying and a stayaway as Zimbabwe fuel price bites  TimesLIVE

A national stayaway kicked off on Monday in opposition to Zimbabwean president Emmerson Mnangagwa hiking fuel prices by 120 percent on Saturday.


Transport leader: Additional excise tax, fuel price hike 'harassment'  Sun.Star

DIEGO Malacad, secretary-general of United Negros Drivers and Operators Center, lamented on Tuesday, January 15, that the implementation of additional ...


Destitute trucking company Redstar Transport collapses days before Christmas  FreightWaves

Redstar Transport, a large long-distance and heavy-freight trucking business, collapsed in Australia after running out of cash just days before Christmas.


Banca Transilvania and PTP Online launch mobile payments for public transport in Cluj-Napoca  Business Review

Banca Transilvania and PTP Online have launched a mobile phone payment facility through the 24pay application for tickets and online subscriptions for.


Ofo's licence to be suspended if it does not comply with requirements  The Straits Times

Chinese bicycle-sharing operator ofo has breached multiple regulatory requirements and, yesterday, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) gave it a Feb 13 ...


Transport minister issues new rules for drone operators  CTV News

Transport Minister Marc Garneau has issued tough new regulations for the use of drones in Canada, from banning drunk droning, to banning drones from flying ...


Fenland District Council set up focus group to improve bus transport | March and Chatteris News  Cambs Times

A focus group to look at improving bus transportation from Peterborough to rural villages and towns in Cambridgeshire has been set up by council bosses.


Christmas bus fares rise: Adopt e-ticketing to save passengers  Daily Monitor

As usual every year one week before Christmas, different bus companies almost double transport fares for Ugandans traveling upcountry to spend Christmas ...


Getting a better deal from public transport for Bexhill and Battle  Bexhill Observer

New Year ushers in the latest annual rail fare increase. At just over 3%, and pegged to inflation, this year's increase is lower than many from the previous 20 ...


Bus Operators in Bulgaria will Start Indefinite Protests if Problems in the Sector Remain Unsolved  Novinite.com

Bus operators said they would protest indefinitely if problems in the sector remain unsolved, Focus News Agency reports. Their protest will start on February 18 ...


MEPs adopt revised rules for #RoadHaulage operations in another EU country  EU Reporter

New provisions to tackle letterbox companies, improve enforcement of cabotage rules and prevent fraud in road transport were adopted by the Transport ...


The getting of wisdom | Logistics, Trucking & Transport News  Prime Mover

Now having surpassed the number of PBS combinations approved under its scheme in 2017, Performance-Based-Standards has been further validated as a ...


Relief as regulator cuts diesel price by Sh10 a litre  Daily Nation

Diesel prices will from Tuesday drop by Sh10 per litre to their lowest level in a year, promising lower costs for goods and services.


Transport ministry to address alleged unwarranted PPV seizure  Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica —The Ministry of Transport and Mining says it is moving to address the alleged unwarranted public passenger vehicle (PPV) seizures in ...


Train and bus fares rise by up to 10 cents  The Straits Times

Bus and train fares went up yesterday, with commuters using adult fare cards paying six cents more.. Read more at straitstimes.com.


Government unveils national air cargo policy  Economic Times

MUMBAI: The government Tuesday unveiled its much-awaited national air cargo policy, which seeks to make India among the top five air freight markets by ...


Mnangagwa-Chiwenga succession wars blamed for deadly Zim violence  ZwNews.com

Peter Nyoni: Ugly scenes have reared head again, there was chaos in Harare and Bulawayo today, as protests rocked the country's two major cities, ...


Transport Canada Grants A220 ETOPS Approval | Air Transport News  Aviation International News

The Airbus A220 has received 180-minute extended operations (ETOPS) approval from Transport Canada, allowing operators to start new direct non-limiting ...


New workers body best thing in public transportation for 25 years  Barbados Today

President of the Association of Private Transport Operators, (APTO) Morris Lee has thrown his support behind the newly-formed PSV workers association, ...


Sydney Festival's strong attendance boosts NSW visitor economy  Australasian Leisure Management

With the Sydney Festival - a highlight on the NSW event calendar - attracting visitors from interstate and overseas, Tourism and Transport Forum Chief Executive ...


Letters to the editor: Stop rampant corruption at fuel service stations  Chronicle

Editor – Last Wednesday I came face to face with the evil face of corruption being practised by *service* stations in Bulawayo. This country will never move forward ...


Community transport rules to make sure passengers are eligible | March and Chatteris News  Cambs Times

New rules are being put in place for community transport following a £200000 investigation that drew up 50 recommendations to make it fit for purpose.


City of Cape Town offers free checks for long distance bus operators  IOL

The City of Cape Town urged long distance vehicle operators to make use of its free vehicle checks before they head off to their destinations.


Mercitalia Fast service: the world's first high-speed rail freight service  Railway Technology

In November, Italian state-owned railway operator Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane inaugurated the world's first high-speed rail *service* dedicated to freight, which will ...


Platform container movement across NSW simplified | Logistics, Trucking & Transport News  Prime Mover

The movement of platform containers transporting freight to and from New South Wales ports will become easier following a new agreement.


Zimbabwe: Fuel Crisis - Kombi Fares Hiked Daily - Commuters Forced Walk Several Kilometres Home  AllAfrica - Top Africa News

Public transport operators have warned commuters to expect fare hikes as fuel shortages continue with many forced to walk several kilometres home because ...


NZTA had concerns about heavy vehicle checks two years ago  Radio New Zealand

The Transport Agency has known for at least two years its heavy vehicle inspection system was being undermined but has not fixed the weaknesses.


Strengthening Public Transport: Govt to offer subsidy for new vehicles  Kashmir Life

Srinagar In a significant move towards strengthening public transport in the state, the Jammu and Kashmir Government has decided to offer a subsidy to ...


More anger at rail service quality  Ilkley Gazette

AN INFLUENTIAL panel of politicians has called on transport secretary Chris Grayling to explain why improvements to the region's rail *service* are…


New £500,000 grant to help bus companies accept contactless payments  The Scotsman

Bus companies are being given almost £500000 to upgrade ticket machines to accept contactless payments.


Irregularities rock UTM Lilongwe City South East primaries  Nyasa Times

Disagreements, tussling, threats and fighting took center stage during the UTM Party primary elections at Lilongwe City South East Constituency that were held ...


City of Cape Town plans to improve entire station deck when budget permits | Cape Argus  IOL

Cape Town - Apart from the work starting on Cape Town's train station deck today, the area is up for major upgrades if and when the city council finds the money ...


JUST IN: Gvt warns rowdy protestors…social media abusers face arrest  The Herald

Freeman Razemba Senior Reporter Government has warned members of the public against infringing on the rights of others by blocking roads and causing ...


2-day transport strike from today: Bus, auto, taxis may stay off roads  Livemint

Operators of Mumbai's BEST buses, Bangalore's BMTC and KSRTC buses have threatened to join the nationwide protest against 'anti-worker' government ...


Strike averted  Barbados Today

Threatened strike action by Public *Service* Vehicle (PSV) operators is now off the table, but protest against a new uniform bearing the Barbados Transport ...


'Use bicycles' - minister tells Zimbabweans after shock 150 percent fuel price hike - Zimbabwe News Now  ZimLive.com

HARARE – Zimbabweans finding it hard to embrace a shock 150 percent overnight fuel increase should park their cars and ride bicycles instead, a minister said ...


Concerns over unauthorised charter aircraft operations  Daily Trust

There is raging concern over unauthorised charter aircraft operations by some aircraft owners, Daily Trust can report. This has prompted the Nigerian Civil ...


Conduent to deploy fare collection system in Belgium  ROI-NJ.com

Florham Park-based Conduent Transportation, a business unit of Conduent Inc., has been chosen by Flemish public transport operator De Lijn to install a fare ...


PwC appointed liquidators for Redstar Transport  Big Rigs

UPDATE: Stephen Longley and Martin Ford of PwC Australia have been appointed as Liquidators of Redstar Transport Pty Ltd ('Redstar') and associated group ...


West Yorkshire Bus Alliance sees companies working together  Bradford Telegraph and Argus

FRIDAY'S meeting of the West Yorkshire Combined Authority Transport Committee confirmed its backing for a new West Yorkshire Bus Alliance with bus…


Supply chain radar: two verticals stand out in the bankers' food chain  The Loadstar

Not all shippers are created equal. Ask the loan bankers, and many will single out automotive and mining/commodity-related industries as those to which they ...


Government Shutdown Grounds Two American Airlines Max 8s  Aviation International News

The partial shutdown of the U.S. government has delayed entry into *service* of two Boeing 737 Max 8s delivered to American Airlines. The only two airplanes ...


Transport Agency bans use of more than 1400 tow bars  Stuff.co.nz

Bad news for truck and motorhome owners who cannot use tow bars until they are checked.


CO2 standards: 'unrealistic' for truck makers and operators, says ACEA  Transport Engineer

EU environment ministers agreed new CO2 standards for HGVs yesterday (20 December), which are described as “very ambitious” by ACEA, the European ...


Drivers told to vacate Port property  Nation News

Security from the Port Authority has told the public *service* vehicle operators to vacate the property. A group of minibus and route taxi operators was meeting at ...


Chamisa's youths plan series of demos  Bulawayo24 News

MDC youth assembly is set to hold a series of demonstrations next week to protest worsening economic conditions in Zimbabwe.In a statement, the youth ...


“We Will Arrest You,” Govt Warns Social Media Users  ZimEye - Zimbabwe News

Government has warned members of the public against infringing on the rights of others by blocking roads and causing chaos by forcing work bound people to ...


Forwarders told to prepare for no-deal Brexit  Air Cargo News

Freight forwarder association BIFA has told its members to prepare for the UK to leave the European Union with no deal in place. Meanwhile, the...


Government may shelve tunnel toll increases after allies desert  South China Morning Post

Federation of Trade Unions and DAB say they will vote against the move in next week's non-binding vote, despite government lobbying.


Heads up! Heed new drone rules — especially you 'out-of-the-box-flyers'  CBC.ca

New federal drone regulations announced this week are largely "preaching to the choir," says an instructor at the College of the North Atlantic, whose journalism ...


Frost & Sullivan says APAC businesses benefiting from IoT  Tech Wire Asia

Business leaders still tend to think of the internet of things (IoT) as something that is yet to come. However, a new report by Frost & Sullivan says that's not true.


Sierra Leone: 2017 Audit Report Exposes Inefficiency of SLRTC  AllAfrica.com

The Sierra Leone Road Transport Corporation (SLRTC) was not properly prepared to operate and maintain the new buses when they entered into *service* in ...


Public transport operators may increase fares by up to 4.3%  Channel NewsAsia

SINGAPORE: After three consecutive years of fare decreases, public transport operators could increase fares by up to 4.3 per cent, as bus and ...


Raids on rogue fuel stations…Cops & Zera officials deployed for spot checks  Chronicle

Munyaradzi Musiiwa, Midlands Correspondent ENERGY and Power Development Minister, Dr Joram Gumbo has warned fuel traders and filling stations that are ...


Transport operators demand fare increase - seek 100 per cent raise amid steep operating costs driven by road construction  Jamaica Gleaner

The Transport Operators Development Sustainable Services (TODSS) yesterday demanded a fare increase for transport operators, who say they are being ...


Transport operators likely to implement PM's directives after Eid  Dhaka Tribune

Transport owners say they will likely start working on implementing the prime minister's six-point directive to ensure road safety after Eid-ul-Azha. They think this ...


Public transport operators federation threatens strike on Monday  NTV

The Federation of Public Transport Operators says all matatus will on Monday withdraw their services, in protest over these stringent rules. But as NTV's.


Protesting transport operators to take grouses to Parliament, ministry  Loop News Jamaica

Private operators of public passenger vehicles (PPV) who staged a more than four-hour protest in St Andrew on Monday, say they are now preparing a letter to ...


Obey regulations‚ RTMC warns transport operators in wake of horrific Limpopo crash which left 27 dead  TimesLIVE

The Road Traffic Management Corporation has warned transport operators that they could face severe consequences including criminal charges if they continue ...


Transport operators promise improved service come September 1  Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica —The Transport Operators Development Sustainable Services (TODSS) says the commuting public, especially students across the island, ...


24 operators join school transport deal  Malta Independent Online

Another 24 transport operators have joined the deal reached by the government for the provision of free services to students in compulsory education, the ...


Transport operators want same privileges as JUTC  Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Transport Operators Development Sustainable Services (TODSS) is calling on the Government to give all public transport operators ...


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