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Visa Settles Swipe Fee Suit With London Transport Operator  Law360

London's transit network has inked a settlement with Visa Inc. to end a lawsuit accusing the credit card giant of violating competition rules over its old ...


In a world of autonomous vehicles, this is why we'll need more public transport than ever  World Economic Forum

The media is fascinated by autonomous vehicles (AVs), in particular their safety and when or if they will arrive en masse. A bigger and more important question ...


Deal to benefit transport operators - Metro News  The Star Online

THE Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) is collaborating with four e-hailing companies to enable transport operators who are its members ...


Connected Places Catapult explores new public transport concept for UK motorways  Traffic Technology Today

A newly announced project from the UK's Connected Places Catapult (CPC) will use autonomous technology to reimagine the country's motorways as an ...


Transport operators extend time for PM to assess fare increase  Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Public transportation group, Transport Operators Development Sustainable Services (TODSS), says they have decided to give Prime ...


CPC to explore new concept of public transport on UK motorways -  Intelligent Transport

CPC project will use autonomous technology to reimagine the UK's motorways as an extensive public transport network using self-driving, electric vehicles.


Arriva and First bus get more Twitter complaints than any other operator  ExaminerLive

Great Northern as well as First and Arriva in the firing line.


ENOUGH IS ENOUGH! Transport group outraged at 'hostage taxi' video  Loop News Jamaica

The Transport Operators Development Sustainable Services (TODSS) says it has intensified its search, along with the police, to locate the taxi driver who was ...


Livestock transport debate gains traction  GlobalMeatNews.com

The European Livestock and Meat Trades Union (UECBV) has lent its support to the EU Commission on the issue of stricter enforcement of animal transport ...


Microsoft Warns Political Orgs of Attacks | Decipher  Decipher

There has been a lot of discussion about protecting voting systems so that ballots can't be changed or manipulated over the past two years, but the attacks ...


Transport Authority wants bad operators reported  Jamaica Star Online

The Transport Authority is encouraging members of the public to report rogue operators of Public Passenger Vehicles.It has called on the commuting public to ...


G2K urges Montague to consult transport operators on improving sector  Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Generation 2000 (G2K), the young professional association of the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP), is urging the Minister of Transport and ...


Ferguson shipyard could be nationalised amid ferry row  BBC News

The Scottish government draws up plans to take Ferguson shipyard on the Clyde into public ownership.


On-the-road MSP finds bus cuts a top concern On-the-road MSP finds bus  Northern Scot

AN MSP has held talks with Moray transport bosses over residents' concerns about bus *service* cuts. Problems with local bus services were a common complaint ...


Zimbabwe: More Zupco Buses Expected in the Country to Ease Transport Challenges  AllAfrica - Top Africa News

Zimbabwe is set to increase its fleet of Zupco buses with about 2 000 expected in the country between now and next week.


Industry slings mud back at Melbourne livestock transport call  Owner//Driver

Commentary on the aesthetic impact of livestock transport on metropolitan Melbourne has drawn the ire of Victorian transport groups.


Profitability should not be main concern for rail operators  The Straits Times

When it comes to public transport systems, profitability should always take a back seat to the more pressing concerns of quality and affordability (Rail operators ...


Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan says transport operators need regular fare adjustments  The Independent

Mr Khaw said that losses were being incurred because fare adjustments by the Public Transport Council (PTC) "were not fully implemented" and its formula was ...


Transport app FlixMobility gets Germany's biggest tech funding round to drive growth  Reuters

Transport app FlixMobility has raised around 500 million euros ($561 million) in Germany's biggest tech funding round to date to back investments in its ...


Electric Public Transport Market Research Report By Drivers, Trends, Opportunities and Restraints Prediction To 2026  PortNews24

Electric public transport is a public transport system with electric propulsion, which includes electric vehicles and locomotives. Electric public transport comprises ...


Does your transportation provider prioritize safety?  Supply Chain Dive

The safe and secure delivery of your company's freight is likely your top priority so it's important that the transportation provider you work with makes safety its top ...


ParaZero's SafeAir Opens Up Flight Over People in Canada  DroneLife

ParaZero announces compliance with Transport Canada requirements for flight over people. Here's why "compliance" matters.


LPG transport operators begin indefinite strike across south India  Times of India

The Southern Region Bulk LPG Transport Operators Association (SRBLPGTOA) began their indefinite strike from Monday. The association made the ...


Standardisation of e-bus charging is one step closer to becoming a reality  Intelligent Transport

As e-bus use becomes more popular, charging stations must also keep up with the speed of development – to ensure this remains safe, effective and efficient ...


Southwest Removes Max from Schedules through November 2 | Air Transport News  Aviation International News

Southwest Airlines has joined fellow U.S. carriers United and American Airlines in removing the Boeing 737 Max from its flight schedules for another month, ...


Councillors debate bridge maintenance and load limits in Upper Lachlan Shire  Goulburn Post

Upper Lachlan Shire Council unite on urgency to allocate funding to repair and replacement of weakening bridges and load limits.


State to pursue GST rate cut on multimodal transport  The Hindu

With an eye on the Assembly elections, the BJP-led government is likely to recommend to the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council to lower the indirect tax ...


Marine Box Terminal Operators Hit Truckers With Huge Vehicle Booking System Fee Hikes  Yahoo Finance

Efforts by marine container terminal operators to extract cash from trucking companies in Australia continues unabated with new fee hikes in the range of 73 to ...


Trucking: US truckload pricing battle heats up  JOC.com

US shippers pressing their trucking suppliers to return some or all of the double-digit rate increases they won last year are running into a problem: Carriers have ...


Tugade signs order allowing TNVS operators to use hatchback cars  GMA News

Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade on Friday signed a department order permanently allowing hatchbacks to operate as Transport Network Vehicle *Service* ...


From conducting job interviews to vocational training, Swedish startup sees robots as a game changer - Tech News  The Star Online

Furhat Robotics says there will be hundreds of uses for robots over the next two decades. Only a few platforms will dominate the robotics industry, similar to ...


Australian stevedores are 'turning on the money tap again'  theloadstar.com

Terminal operators in Australia have been accused of “turning on the money tap again,” following new “port infrastructure” surcharges and steep hikes to vehicle ...


Tokyo commuters told to work from home to avert Olympic transport nightmare  CNN

More than half a million people in Tokyo are being asked to work from home as part of a trial scheme aimed at tackling transport congestion ahead of the 2020 ...


Luas fight viral video: gardai confirm arrest, with investigation ongoing  Independent.ie

GRAPHIC and disturbing footage of a fight between two men on a Luas tram that has gone viral on social media dates back to the start of the month, ...


These are the 10 best fish and chip restaurants in Northumberland according to Tripadvisor  Shields Gazette

Bosses at bus operator Stagecoach claim it has been so worried by plans in place for this year's Great North Run it has even considered cancelling services on ...


Plans for London-style bus system in Wales  BBC News

A major shake-up of the Welsh bus industry is being planned by the Welsh Government. Ministers want to boost services by introducing a London-style system ...


Cowan Acquires Carlisle Carrier, Expanding Northeastern Footprint  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] Baltimore trucking company Cowan Systems has acquired Carlisle Carrier Corp. of ...


Ride sharing drivers, operators going on 'transport holiday' today  CNN Philippines

Some drivers and operators of ride-sharing services are going offline today and won't accept bookings. They believe certain policies on ride-sharing are ...


Ekinops Completes the Acquisition of OTN Technology From Padtec  PRNewswire

PARIS, July 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Ekinops (Euronext Paris: EKI) (Euronext Paris: FR0011466069), a leading supplier of telecommunications solutions for...


New Bill looks to regulate private-hire car operators with licences and fare policy  CNA

Mr Shaun Ow, 39, in his private hire vehicle, is one of many young private hire drivers in Singapore. (Photo: Aaron Chong). New *Content* Item. By Tang See Kit ...


Paris Metro to have 100 percent internet coverage 'by next year'  The Local France

Paris transport operator RATP has vowed that it is still on track to have 100 percent internet coverage on the Metro by the end of 2020.


Include profits from rental, ad space when computing earnings  The Straits Times

While operating train services can incur losses, the operation of the public transport system should be seen as a whole (Rail operators cannot sustain large ...


British Ports Association to continue championing coastal shipping  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

The British Ports Association (BPA) is holding its annual Coastal Shipping Seminar later this summer to continue promoting opportunities for UK ports, shipping.


Medialooks to Unveil Significant Upgrades to Both Video Transport and Software Development Lines at IBC2019  TV Technology

Medialooks to Unveil Significant Upgrades to Both Video Transport and Software Development Lines at IBC2019 Enhancements Set New Standard for Video ...


Webinar: The revised 'Fit to load' guide: what's changed?  Beef Central

Meat & Livestock Australia's 'Is that animal fit to load?' guide has recently been revised. The 2019 edition of the national guide includes new *content* to ensure ...


STFC NCD issue opens today. Should you buy?  Livemint

Non-convertible debentures carry high risk and are taxed at slab rates.Investors can look at debt funds instead as they are more tax-efficient and less risky than ...


Jayride unlocks global growth potential  Travel Daily

Global online marketplace for airport transfers, Jayride Group has announced that it has completed the foundation phase of its global transport strategy by ...


Govt launches call to evidence on carbon offsetting in transport  Transport Network

The Government has launched a call for evidence on offsetting carbon emissions produced by transport, which accounted for approximately one third of UK ...


Go Ahead To Be Fined For Letting Dublin Bus Service Slip  98FM

The company that took over dozens of routes from Dublin Bus last year is to be fined for letting ...


Thameslink and Great Northern named among worst operators | Hertfordshire traffic and motoring news  The Comet

Great Northern and Thameslink have been named two of the UK's three worst train operators, according to Tempcover.


E-Scooters easing the pain of major Adelaide tram shutdowns  7NEWS

Adelaide transport users have been given an unusual reprieve from disruptive tram works, with many e-scootering their morning commute. With the city of ...


Bus data: Public Transport Victoria under pressure to release figures  Herald Sun

The Public Transport Users Association has called on the State Government to release bus operator performance data in a bid to fix problems with the network.


Commuters to undergo screening at HarbourFront MRT during security exercise  CNA

SINGAPORE: Commuters taking the North East Line and Circle Line to and from HarbourFront MRT station will have to go through security screening on ...


DOTr deploys 73 OFG-compliant PUVs in Northern Mindanao  Philippine Information Agency

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, July 16 (PIA)--Commuters in Northern Mindanao have something to look forward to as Department of Transportation (DOTr), through ...


The future of mobility in Catalonia rests on the changes of today  Intelligent Transport

Social and environmental changes within Catalonia will lay the foundations for the future, mobility needs must keep pace with this level of change.


Jeepney drivers protest PUV modernization anew  Rappler

Senator Grace Poe asks the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board not to 'brush aside transparency and due process' for drivers in ...


Microsoft warned 10000 targets of nation-state hackers in one year  CSO Australia

Microsoft has revealed it notified nearly 10,000 of its users in the past year they were targeted or compromised by state-backed hackers, primarily from Iran, ...


Lucrative Scenarios Linger over Dry Van Container Market with Growing Consumer Preference, says Fact.MR Study  Pioneer Reporter

The dry van container market is awash with assets. A wide majority of these assets have become disconnected, thereby entailing challenges apropos of issues ...


GPRTU takes custody of 83 buses from 'abandoned' fleet of vehicles purchased in 2016 by MASLOC  GhanaWeb

The Micro Finance and Small Loans center (MASLOC) has today [Tuesday] delivered 83 buses to the Ghana Road Transport Union (GPRTU) to work and pay ...


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

This newsletter has links to media releases, reports, cases and legislation relating to transport, shipping & logistics. Australia Transport Holding Redlich 19 Jul ...


Drones: The billion-dollar transport industry tipped for Government regulation  Newshub

The estimated value of regional passenger transport by drones over the next 25 years is $1.4 billion - and the Government plans to regulate it. Transport Minister ...


Transport Ministry on profit making of train operators: They can't sustain losses  The Online Citizen

Yesterday, a member of the public, Mr Adam Reutens-Tan, wrote to ST Forum pointing out that train operators like SMRT and SBS Transit should not be focusing ...


Maharashtra Cabinet clears sops for port operators  The Hindu

The Maharashtra government has paved the way for sops to private port operators months before the Assembly elections. The Cabinet on Tuesday cleared ...


Don’t swindle drivers out of their share, transport minister warns e-hailing operators  Malay Mail

KUALA LUMPUR, July 12 — Transport Minister Anthony Loke today warned e-hailing operators (EHOs) against collecting more than the maximum 20 per cent ...


Big changes ahead for New Zealand's biosecurity system  TVNZ

The Biosecurity Act and the law which oversees how livestock are traced, are being tightened.


Signed, sealed, delivered: Important files closed by Romania  EURACTIV

Romania's EU presidency was partly defined by factors beyond its control, such as the European elections and the ongoing Brexit issue. But the first-time ...


Cab Drivers Protest in Ecuador for Lack of Promised Compensation  Prensa Latina

Quito, July 17 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of the National Federation of Taxi Transport Operators (Fedotaxis) are Wednesday protesting in Ecuador about ...


BEST to serve as testing ground for One Nation One Card system  The Hindu

BEL to develop ticket issuing machines, CDAC to develop fare collection software.


South Africa: Basics Before Bullet Trains - Winde On Bid to Take Over Western Cape Trains  AllAfrica.com

The Western Cape government intends taking over the province's rail network from national government and to license private operators to get systems running ...


MATTA members' vehicles on e-hailing apps - Nation  The Star Online

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) will be entering the e-hailing space by collaborating with four companies to list ...


New technology seeks to ease public transport convenience  The New Times

Gerayo system seeks to ease public transport by informing bus operators on the number of passengers at every bus-stop, thus making deployment of buses on ...


Lagos to provide alternative means of transportation, says Sanwo-Olu  The Nation Newspaper

Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu said on Thursday that his administration was planning to reduce the number of cars on the road.


London Underground set to award 4G network contract  Telecompaper

London's Underground will start getting 4G coverage in tunnels from next year. Transport for London said that 4G services would go live in tunnels on most of the ...


North East England launches £377 million bid to transform sustainable travel  Intelligent Transport

A £377 million bid for Transforming Cities funding aims to transform the way people travel around the North East of the UK.


June's top news stories  Railway Technology

German public transport operator Bogestra placed an order with Stadler to deliver eight additional Variobahn trams to strengthen its light-rail fleet, and Transport ...


Work to start on £20m scheme to transform transport in Leeds city centre  Yorkshire Evening Post

Work is set to start this autumn on a £20m scheme to transform traffic and travel in Leeds city centre.


WABCO introduces new Fleet Solutions business to support transport ecosystems worldwide  The Trucker

BERN, Switzerland — WABCO Holdings, a global supplier of braking control systems and other advanced technologies that improve the safety, efficiency and ...


Operators doubt they can meet 2020 deadline for PUV modernization  SunStar Philippines

BEATING the June 2020 deadline to completely modernize all kinds of transport vehicles is difficult to achieve, an official of the Cebu Integrated Transport ...


LTA steps up clampdown on errant PMD riders through mobile CCTV and improved app  The Straits Times

The mobile CCTV trials will take place over 18 months under a partnership with the Government Technology Agency, and will target "hot spots" on public paths ...


New operators could take to rails for airport link and suburban loop  Herald Sun

New operators could be brought in to run trains in Melbourne.


Deutsche Bahn resumes acceptance of ICE 4 trains  WebWire

Deutsche Bahn will resume acceptance of further ICE 4 trains with immediate effect. Siemens Mobility and Bombardier Transportation have reached an ...


Will Kochi's new integrated transport system be more friendly towards people with disabilities?  Citizen Matters

“Public transport services in Kochi are not friendly for those of us who have different kinds of disabilities,” says Rahul, a resident of the city, who has reduced ...


LTFRB sets July 9 dialogue with disgruntled TNVS drivers, operators  Manila Bulletin

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has set a dialogue with ride-sharing drivers and operators next week to address their ...


LPG tanker operators announce indefinite strike from July 1  Times of India

Namakkal: The Southern Region Bulk LPG Transport Operators Association has announced that it would launch an indefinite strike from July 1.


Italian toll-road operators hope for goverment talks over tariff changes: sources  Reuters

Italian toll-road operators hope to be able to discuss with the government newly introduced changes to the tariff system before they take effect, two industry ...


Co-founder of award winning startup embroiled in money laundering scandal  YLE News

One of the suspects in an international criminal investigation into the operating of a sex services website and the laundering of millions of euros is a significant ...


$5.4 million boost for heavy vehicle safety  Big Rigs

MORE than $700000 of heavy vehicle safety funding has been allocated to supporting truck driver mental health initiatives.


Global Freight Transport Management Market is Expected to Register a CAGR of 9.8 % During the Forecast Period (2019 – 2024)  Market Reports

This report helps to analyze competitive developments such as Joint Ventures, Strategic Alliances, Mergers and Acquisitions, New Product Developments, And ...


50 yrs after nationalisation, banking sector at crossroads  The Tribune

TheTribune: ON July 19, 1969, the Union Government nationalised 14 largest private sector banks to push city-based banks to provide banking services in rural ...


Shriram Transport to raise Rs 10000 crore via Non-Convertible Debentures  The New Indian Express

The proposed NCDs, bearing a fixed rate of interest between 9.12 and 9.70 per cent per annum, are being offered under ten different series.


Kerala private bus operators stay hostile to students  Covai Post Network

Kerala, claims to be fully literate, is turning blind eye to the harsh treatment meted out to students by many private bus operators. Even as orders have been ...


Nigeria: Experts Call for Policy Review to Save Nigerian Carriers  AllAfrica.com

Experts in the aviation industry have called on the government to henceforth initiate and implement policies to make foreign carriers partner local operators.


With lack of action, private van operators throw rules to the winds  The Navhind Times

JOAO SOUSA M | NT. Margao: Private operators, transporting school students, have grown significantly in number in Salcete while guidelines set up by the ...


TNVS operators announce 'transport holiday'  ABS-CBN News

Members of the ride-sharing umbrella group TNVS Community hold banners announcing a “transport holiday” during a press conference in Quezon City on ...


E-scooters: A transport 'tsunami' flooding cities worldwide  Saudi Gazette

PARIS — They appeared in June last year as Paris was waking up from its annual all-night Festival of Music: Hundreds of green-and-black electric scooters ...


LTA receives 86 suggestions on how to regulate taxi, private-hire operators  The Straits Times

SINGAPORE - Point-to-point (P2P) transport providers like taxi and private-hire firms should not lower fares too much to gain market share. They should not jack ...


ABB To Supply Train Traction Equipment  Diesel & Gas Turbine Worldwide

ABB has won orders worth more than US$140 million from the Swiss train manufacturer Stadler to supply traction equipment for trains and locomotives in the ...


Drone operators will be required to register flights on ministry site:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

The transport ministry will require drone operators to post all government-approved flight plans on a website open to the public to prevent accidents, including ...


Transport Authority threatens to prosecute PPV operators who overcharge passengers  Jamaica Gleaner

The Transport Authority is threatening to prosecute public passenger vehicle (PPV) operators who are guilty of overcharging passengers. The public transport ...


Strike Resources announces maiden iron ore resource for Paulsens East  Small Caps

Motivated by recovering iron ore prices, Strike Resources (ASX: SRK) has announced a maiden resource for its Paulsens East iron ore project in Western ...


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