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Yemen's war cut a father's route to work, now his toddler starves  New York Post

HAJJAH PROVINCE, Yemen – Before Yemen's war broke out four years ago Ali Muhammad used to cross the border into Saudi Arabia to work, joining ...


These ‘magic school buses’ give kids safe, fun, and healthy walking routes to class  Greater Greater Washington

It's back to school time for kids across the Washington region, and some families are already puzzling over the first practical exercise: How to get them there.


New intercity RTA bus routes between Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman  Gulf News

Dubai: The bus commute between Dubai, Sharjah and Ajman just got easier and faster with Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) Dubai launching four new ...


Abu Dhabi to get 40 new buses before toll gates come into force  Khaleej Times

The public transport network in Abu Dhabi is set for a major multi-phase expansion and a Dh470-million revamp. Soon, there will be an array of low-carbon ...


JR East aims to launch ferry route linking Haneda with central Tokyo  Japan Today

East Japan Railway Co is looking to launch a ferry *service* connecting Haneda airport with central Tokyo to attract overseas visitors and secure an additional ...


FRA Announces $244 Million in Grant Availability  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] More than $244 million in grants is available for projects that improve safety, efficiency and ...


Revealed: which Emirates route makes the most money  Logistics Middle East

Emirates airline's route to London Heathrow is the third most lucrative route in the world, according to industry analysts OAG. The most important route for the ...


Hurley School approves transportation request  Your Daily Globe.com

By TOM LAVENTURE tlaventure@yourdailyglobe.com HURLEY, Wis. — The Hurley Board of Education on Monday approved 5-0 a transportation request for.


Silk Road Breakthrough: Russia To Begin Construction On The China-Western Europe Transport Corridor  Forbes

Finally, the missing link of the "construction of the century" is about to be filled in as Russia completes a highway that stretches from the east coast of China to ...


Foo Fighters Dublin: Stage times, support acts, transport and parking info for RDS Arena gig  Irish Mirror

Rock legends Foo Fighters will be in Dublin this week for what is sure to be an epic show. Frontman Dave Grohl and co will take to the RDS Arena stage on ...


Door falls off Bus Eireann coach on Sligo-Galway route, prompting call for safety assessment  Irish Mirror

'Bus Eireann have been less than reassuring about this incident'


Colombo Light Rail: Project Information, Tenders, Routes and Updates  Urban Transport News

The Colombo Light Rail Transit network, is a proposed public transport project in Colombo, Sri Lanka. This project is being developed by Ministry of Megapolis ...


Foo Fighters at the RDS: Everything you need to know  The Irish Times

Set list, tickets, weather, restricted items and transport for the band's Dublin summer gig.


Call for State to devise alternative ship routes to Europe  The Irish Times

Industry groups seek logistical options as fears of no-deal Brexit and port delays grow.


Broadlands Academy transport cuts are causing distress for Whitchurch and Stockwood residents  Bristol Post

Parents are frustrated as school bus routes are no longer operating from Whitchurch and Stockwood. Following the stoppage of Centurion Travel after the Easter ...


Amy's quest to find the fastest commute  ABC News

Amy Miller tries three different routes to commute from her home in Upper Kedron to her work in Woolloongabba. The public transport route data comes from ...


COTAs leader looks past buses for the future of transportation  The Columbus Dispatch

Joanna Pinkerton has been president and CEO of the Central Ohio Transit Authority for more than a year now, and she wants to link the system's buses to other ...


A96 dualling set for north of Forres  Forres Gazette

ASSOCIATE members of Forres Community Council (FCC) were left "disappointed" after a meeting with Transport Scotland about the proposed dualled A96.


Egypt and Israel Seek New Gas Routes to Bolster Energy Trade  Bloomberg

Egypt and Israel are discussing new routes to transport natural gas to the Arab country, which would allow the companies developing Israel's largest natural gas ...


Norwegian to Axe All Transatlantic Routes from Ireland  Aviation International News

Norwegian will discontinue all six of its routes from Dublin, Cork, and Shannon to the U.S. and Canada starting next month, a decision the airline called “difficult” ...


UK: Hong Kong staff member missing after visiting China's Shenzhen  DW (English)

A Hong Kong British consulate employee remains missing after a trip to mainland China, according to Britain's Foreign Office. It says it's "extremely concerned" ...


Korean Air expands SE Asian, Chinese routes to make up for reduced Japan flights  The Korea Herald

Korean Air is expanding its Southeast Asian, Chinese and Oceania routes, in response to falling demand for air travel to Japan amid the ongoing trade row ...


Bahrain Metro: Project Information, Tenders, Routes and News Updates  Urban Transport News

The Bahrain light rail transit network, also known as Bahrain Metro, is a proposed public transport project in the Kingdom of Bahrain. The entire metro rail ...


Transportation director puts focus on student, bus driver safety; Drivers to receive routes this week  Mexico Ledger

When the Mexico School District No. 59 returns for the 2019-20 school year next week, 17 drivers will be among the first people to see the approximate 1000 ...


The Harbor can give us a way out of gridlock  The Boston Globe

When a power blackout hit New York City last month, some courageous citizens took it upon themselves to direct traffic at cross streets for hours at a time.


Queensland's transport turmoil sees major roads slowing, commuters driven to despair  ABC News

As the congestion issue in south-east Queensland brings traffic to a grinding halt on major roadways and a heightened scrutiny of the public transport system, ...


Govt to evolve policy on public transport: minister  DAWN.com

LAHORE: Finance Minister Hashim Jawan Bakhat has said the previous Punjab government neither evolved a transport policy nor introduced any policy ...


She drowned in floodwaters while locked in a sheriff’s van. Now her family’s taking action  Rock Hill Herald

Wendy Newton and Nikki Green drowned while locked in the back of an Horry County Sheriff's Office van that was swept off the road by floodwaters. Nearly a ...


Changes to bus routes around Kingshurst and Chelmsley Wood to come into force in September  Solihull Observer

CHANGES to bus routes around Kingshurst and Chelmsley Wood are set to come into force next month. Transport for West Midlands (TfWM), part of the West ...


New Jersey DOT Awards More Than $30 Million to Improve Freight Routes  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] The New Jersey Department of Transportation announced $30.1 million in grant funding ...


RZD expands China-Europe rail freight services with new routes  theloadstar.com

Another month, another new container rail *service* for Russian rail and logistics operator RZD, with a new connection between China and Germany. Connecting ...


Adelaide interchanges need to be better fed with buses and car parks, researchers say  ABC News

Adelaide needs to rethink public transport feeder services to overcome a spatial mismatch that hinders usage, a report has found.


What are Europe's longest train journeys?  CityMetric

For reasons that aren't clear even to me, a question popped into my head and refused to leave: what's longer? Britain's longest train journey, or Germany's?


United Airlines Reveals New Tokyo Haneda Routes  One Mile at a Time

The Department of Transportation recently granted United several Tokyo Haneda slots, so here are the exact flights they plan to launch.


Transport Ministry mulls B15 flat-rate on three train routes  Bangkok Post

The Transport Ministry is considering piloting a 15 baht flat-rate fare, which is estimated to require at least 700 million baht in subsidies per year, on three electric ...


Jakarta Transport Agency Speaks of Routes of Odd-Even Policy  Tempo.co

The odd-even policy is among the programs of the Jakarta Gubernatorial Instruction concerning air pollution control.


Companies are already decarbonizing shipping without electric fleets — here's how  GreenBiz

This article is adapted from GreeBiz's newsletter, Transport Weekly. Subscribe here. Electric vehicle fleets might be the future, but for most fleet managers, the ...


EasyJet announces new Scottish growth focus on Glasgow with Birmingham route  The Scotsman

Scotland's biggest airline said today it would focus its growth north of the Border on Glasgow as it announced a new route to Birmingham - with more to follow.


‘Their day begins, ends with me’: Bus drivers know your kids, and this is what they see  Jackson Clarion Ledger

I try to talk to my babies and let them know that materialistic things don't make or break anyone," says bus driver Marie Burse, a mother of six.


Villages cut off from Bury St Edmunds as 'lifeline' bus routes are axed  Bury Free Press

Hopes for new Rougham *service*, but other villages out in the cold.


What has gone wrong with rail franchising?  BBC News

Calls to reform the system are growing amid anger over rising fares and poor punctuality.


Russia is in danger of being overrun by China's Belt and Road  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- Russia greenlighted in early July a 2000-km highway construction project connecting the country's border with Kazakhstan to Belarus.The four.


Manchester Pride 2019 road closures, traffic warnings, parking and Metrolink and bus information  Manchester Evening News

Try and avoid travel disruption in the city this bank holiday weekend as Manchester Pride 2019 closes a number of roads and changes public transport routes.


Germany hopes to mine lithium, the white gold of e-mobility  Deutsche Welle

A small community in the German state of Saxony may soon see the revival of its centuries-old mining tradition. But this time around, the focus is no longer on tin ...


Scottish transport secretary visits Cranfield on aviation fact-finding mission  Commercial Drone Professional

Scotland's transport, infrastructure and connectivity secretary, Michael Matheson MSP, has visited Cranfield University on a fact-finding mission. He said his aim ...


Wellington commuters' confidence in region's public transport plummets  Stuff.co.nz

Nicole Martin-Lupp took the bus for 13 years. She and other Wellingtonians have given up.


Transportation trouble  Barrhead Leader

Transportation is at the top of concerns Town of Barrhead councillors would like to discuss with Alberta's Municipal Affairs minister Kaycee Madu. That is what ...


UniSA research finds need for direct bus routes that avoid the Adelaide CBD  The Advertiser

Adelaide needs more bus routes that bypass the city centre to reach popular destinations directly and reduce CBD congestion, UniSA analysis of Metrocard data ...


Delhi Metro Phase IV: Project Information, Tenders, Routes and Updates  Urban Transport News

Under Delhi Metro Phase-IV project the DMRC has planned to connect some untouched area of Delhi-NCR through double decker metro corridor.


Foo Fighters At The RDS: All You Need To Know  98FM

The Foo Fighters perform at Dublin's RDS Arena this Wednesday, August 21st. The band will be supp...


Jet Airways' collapse gives budget rivals room to challenge Air India  Nikkei Asian Review

MUMBAI -- The collapse of one of India's leading private airlines, Jet Airways, in April has come as a boon to major Indian carriers, which reported r.


Asiana Airlines to switch to smaller planes for some Japan routes  The Business Times

THE BUSINESS TIMES Transport - [SEOUL] South Korea's Asiana Airlines said on Tuesday it plans to switch to smaller planes for some of its Japan routes ...


16 modernized jeepneys to start plying Bulacan route  pna.gov.ph

CITY OF MALOLOS, Bulacan -- The first 16 new jeepneys under the government's Public Utility Vehicle (PUV) modernization program will start plying the streets ...


Virgin Atlantic Cargo and Delta Cargo expand UK-US air freight routes – DC Velocity  DC Velocity

Cargo customers to gain expanded trans-Atlantic capacity beginning in summer of 2020.


Hydrogen exports move a step closer as construction starts on Victorian plant  create digital

A new hydrogen liquefaction plant in Victoria's Western Port Bay will test the technology and trial the success of liquid hydrogen exports to Japan.


'Roadshow' Highlighting Regional Haul Routes  Tank Transport Trader

A major and largely unheralded movement toward regional haul routes is taking place in North American trucking, according to Mike Roeth, executive director of ...


A new Orwellian phrase emerges: "congestion crisis"  MacroBusiness

Via the ABC: Brisbane commuter Amy Miller has tried every option to get to work faster, but her 14 kilometre journey takes her up to an hour or more regardless ...


Andros Jet to Handle Samothrace Route  GTP Headlines

The catamaran Andros Jet, from the fleet of Greek ferry operator Seajets, is scheduled to begin routes to the island of Samothrace from Alexandroupolis.


Uk weather: Heatwave travel and how to stay cool on buses and trains  Metro.co.uk

The UK is predicted to experience its hottest ever July day this week, with forecasters predicting 37°C before the end of the week. As the mercury climbs, so do ...


Norwegian Air axes transatlantic flights from Ireland  The Irish Times

Flights to New York, Boston and Toronto will cease on September 15th.


Philippines approves plan for new Manila airport | Airports & Routes content from ATWOnline  ATWOnline

The Philippine Department of Transportation has approved a proposal by San Miguel Holdings Corp. (SMHC) to construct a four-runway airport in the Bulacan ...


Thailand plans third Bangkok airport | Airports & Routes content from ATWOnline  ATWOnline

Thailand's Ministry of Transport's Airports Department is proposing a third international airport in the Nakhon Pathom province, about 50km (31 mi.) west of ...


More than 50 major Leeds bus services to change routes for OVER A YEAR  Leeds Live

The majority of bus services in Leeds will see their routes altered, with the changes lasting for over a year. Some services will be scrapped altogether, while new ...


Startups aim to transform urban cycling with enormous new TfL dataset  Techworld.com

Beeline cofounder Mark Jenner explains how the 'world's largest' cycling dataset released by TfL could be a game-changer for urban transportation.


Post Malone at the RDS – what are the stage times, who are the supporting acts and what are the recommended t  The Irish Sun

The 24-year-old artist (Aka Austin Richard Post) who is best known for hits Congratulations and Better Now already played at Dublin's 3Arena back in February.


Campaigners queuing up to show anger at Dudley bus shake-up  expressandstar.com

Bus passengers are angry over plans to shake-up transport routes in parts of Dudley.


After a rural hospital closes, delays in emergency care cost patients dearly  NBC News

Nationwide, more than 110 rural hospitals have closed since 2010, leading to dangerous delays in emergency care.


UPS Enters Self-Driving Race, Buys Stake in TuSimple  Market Realist

United Parcel *Service* (UPS) has joined the self-driving vehicle race through buying a minority stake in the autonomous tech startup TuSimple.


Building a Bus Map When There Are No Fixed Routes—or Stops  WIRED

To ride a bus, you first must know where the bus is going and where it stops. But in Beirut, and in as many as 60 percent of the world's urban places, there's no ...


RTA to open three new bus routes, upgrade others  Gulf News

Dubai: The Public Transport Agency of the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) plans to launch three new bus routes and upgrade several others from ...


10 classic UK trips by public transport | Travel  The Guardian

Trains in hidden valleys, scenic bus routes, fun ferry rides … many journeys are better by public transport. We plot exciting itineraries for the carefree and ...


Public transport in the United Kingdom: What can we learn?  MassTransitMag.com

From allowing private transport companies to create public bus routes to contracting out more *service* to eliminating cash as a payment option, there is much to ...


Transport for London just cut its bus services. You probably didn't notice  CityMetric

One of the biggest changes to London's buses happened on Sunday 16 June – although Londoners won't have realised the full implications until the following ...


PGF spending on our local roads  Gisborne Herald

A council report on progress with the $40 million local roads component of the $137m Provincial Growth Fund roading package announced last September says ...


Dubai announces the opening of three new bus routes  Intelligent Transport

The integration of new bus routes, and the upgrade of existing ones, Dubai aims to boost integration of bus, metro and intercity services across the city.


Does your (replacement) TOR driver know the route?  The Journal News | LoHud.com

If your Transport of Rockland bus was late last week, it's possible your driver wasn't from these parts and didn't know the route, says an attorney representing 11 ...


Transport app Citymapper gives up on reinventing the bus  The Verge

Transport app Citymapper is shutting down its hybrid bus and taxi *service*, previously known as Smartbus, then SmartRide, and then, simply, Ride. The last day ...


Transit app Citymapper wants to simplify public transport with a weekly subscription  The Verge

Getting around a global city like London, New York, or Shanghai has become vastly more complicated in recent years. In addition to public transport options like ...


More bus routes coming to the greater Medford Oregon area  Mail Tribune

Commuters will soon see more bus routes, more frequent connections and more communities served thanks to almost $6 million in state funds collected from ...


94 medium-size buses on 17 routes in Dubai | Transport  Gulf News

New units are low in both weight, fuel consumption.


Labour pledges to reverse cuts to 3,000 bus routes in England  BBC News

Labour is pledging to spend £1.3bn a year to reverse cuts to 3,000 bus routes and fund the expansion of new services in England. During a visit to Nottingham, ...


Nine new bus routes in Dubai from Sunday  Gulf News

Dubai: Nine routes will be added to Dubai's public bus network on Sunday while changes will be made to several existing routes, the Road's and Transport ...


Council to consider 2050 Cycling Strategy  Esperance Express

The Shire of Esperance council is set to consider the newly-developed Esperance 2050 Cycling Strategy.


UPDATE: Poor Road Conditions Plague Public Transport in our Region; Limited Bus Service and Routes Today  KAAL

UPDATE: As of 7:00 a.m. Monday Rochester Public Transit says bus *service* will be restored. SMART Transit will begin services at 10:00 a.m..


East Ramapo appoints transportation consultant to review routes and costs  The Journal News | LoHud.com

East Ramapo will spend up to $19,000 on a consultant to analyze bus routes, review safety practices and identify ways to reduce the school district's ever-rising ...


Federal, B.C. transport minsters to discuss inter-city bus service  Vancouver Sun

The federal government has offered to split the cost of servicing bus routes abandoned by Greyhound, and B.C. will likely take advantage.


Bratislava city transport optimises its routes  The Slovak Spectator

Public transport in Bratislava has been proven to be ineffective and is considered to be to be unattaractive and incomprehensible with its large number of routes, ...


Iceland Builds Arctic Port as Global Shipping Routes Get Redrawn  Transport Topics Online

As global warming creates shipping routes that can cut across the northern tip of the planet, a new port is being built on the fringe of the Arctic circle.


When a Town Takes Uber Instead of Public Transit  CityLab

Innisfil, Ontario, decided to partially subsidize ride-hailing trips rather than pay for a public bus system. It worked so well that now they have to raise fares and ...


Warner Robins Transit to offer more transportation routes  wgxa.tv

WARNER ROBINS, Ga. -- Warner Robins Transit will bring public transportation to Urban Warner Robins, Houston County, and soon to be in surrounding ...


Trends in International Travel Part 3: Aircraft, Polar Routes, and Flights to Asia  Eno Transportation Weekly

May 15, 2019. Eno conducted an analysis of the international market for air travel in November 2018 for the Japan International Transport Institute.


Hand councils more powers to run bus routes, says Labour  The Scotsman

Councils across Scotland could be handed sweeping new powers to introduce publicly-owned bus services under plans coming before MSPs this week. Labour ...


Uber just added public transportation to its app  The Verge

Uber customers who live in Denver may notice something strange when they open the company's app today: a tiny train car with the word "transit" next to it, ...


Transport Routes confirmed for Irish Open  The Clare Herald

Fans are being encouraged to take advantage of FREE Park & Ride shuttle services when the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open makes it inaugural visit to Lahinch ...


Smart Mobility Living Lab announces first test routes for autonomous vehicles  Intelligent Transport

24 kilometres of London roadways chosen for the real-world trial of self-driving cars within the UK which will be monitored by CCTV along the routes.


Greater Manchester mayor's plan to take control of buses  BBC News

Politicians would be given power to set Greater Manchester's bus routes and fares under plans to bring the transport network under public control. Mayor Andy ...


Plans for off-road public transport routes drawn up for Cambridge south east  Cambridge Independent

A public consultation on the possible routes for phase two of the Cambridge South East Transport Scheme is underway.


The Arctic Shipping Route No One's Talking About  The Maritime Executive

I recently attended (via teleconference, to cut down on travel time and emissions!) ameeting on futu...


NHS plans alternative transport routes to avoid no-deal medicine shortage  The Guardian

Plans have been drawn up for the use of alternative transport routes and prioritisation of medicines as part of contingency planning for a no-deal Brexit, ...


Encore Unveils Three Transportation Services Ahead of Opening  Everett Independent

Whether you're coming from Londonderry or Ferry Street, Encore Boston Harbor this week is touting and rolling out luxury transportation options to get to the ...


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