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Paraguay to Inaugurate South America's First Electric Car Route  The Rio Times

Itaipu Technology Park (PTI) and Itaipu Binacional engineers are fine-tuning the final details to inaugurate the first Solar Green Route for electric vehicles in ...

Analysis: Extensive tramlines key to improving Tallinn transport links  ERR News

A recent feasibility study into Tallinn's public transport system sees tram lines the answer to current problems. The analysis resulted in around 20 options, to both ...

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 ...

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.

A new freight train route for Utah? Uinta Basin hopes so

Is an 80-mile railway to get oil and other goods out of the Uinta Basin destined in the future? The Seven County Infrastructure Coalition hopes so.

WATA takes unique approach to aging buses used by Colonial Williamsburg WVEC

Sometimes when a big-ticket item comes up for replacement, it means saving your pennies or finding a creative way to pay for it. With more than a dozen buses ...

Bus route taking South Oxnard residents to jobs at Camarillo mall being halted  Ventura County Star

Transportation commission cites low ridership on route intended to take South Oxnard residents to retail jobs at Camarillo Premium Outlets.

Feds looking for public input on Uinta Basin Railway, proposed route through Moffat County  Craig Daily Press

The federal Surface Transportation Board is seeking public comment for a new rail line that could connect Craig and Moffat County's energy industry to markets ...

Machines, Software May Be Best Bet to Conquer Final Mile, Experts Say  Transport Topics Online

More than five years after a Christmas season in which UPS Inc. and offered refunds for late shipments, final-mile delivery still has plenty of kinks.

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 ...

Ebola outbreak in the Congo declared a health emergency of 'international concern'  Washington Examiner

The World Health Organization has declared the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo a health emergency of “international concern.”

Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern  World Health Organization

WHO Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus today declared the Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo ...

How autonomous vehicles and hyperloop are scooting along  TechCrunch

Will transportation technologies become the industry disruptors many pundits suggested they would?

Dubai to begin three new bus routes from July 18  Khaleej Times

To improve the *service* integration with Dubai Metro stations as well as inter-city bus services.

'Trapped and cut off' residents to lose three hospital bus routes  Liverpool Echo

People have already complained of battling transport curfews.

Second on-demand bus trial to be launched in Ealing | TaxiPoint Taxi News | UK | Black cabs  TaxiPoint Taxi News

A four-week consultation on plans to trial an on-demand bus *service* in Ealing has been launched. The new *service* follows the start of a similar year-long trial.

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 ...

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

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 ...

Council announces new provider for home-to-school transport service  Birmingham Updates

Birmingham City Council has announced a majority of its home-to-school transport *service* will be moved to a new provider after the Accessible Transport Group ...

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.

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 ...

$10b Auckland growth transport networks unveiled

First glimpse of $10 billion of transport projects proposed for Auckland's growth areas.

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

New units are low in both weight, fuel consumption.

YTO Cargo Airlines launches new routes to Philippines, Uzbekistan  Air Cargo World

Earlier this week, YTO Cargo Airlines expanded its network with the launch of two new routes to Tashkent International Airport (TAS) in Uzbekistan.

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.

New average speed cameras to track motorists on key route to Highlands  The Scotsman

Average speed cameras are to be deployed on a key route to the Highlands in an effort to cut its casualty toll.

Transport company issues warning ahead of school climate strike  The Argus

ROADS were blocked and traffic left at a standstill as pupils protested against a lack of action on climate change.

Ambitious transport plans unveiled for Sheffield region  Railnews

PLANS to improve rail services in the Sheffield area have been launched this morning by mayor Dan Jarvis. The proposals for Sheffield City Region include new ...

TRANSPORT: Cyprus looking to upgrade its maligned bus service  Financial Mirror

Cyprus will make an international call for tenders for new public transport contracts, aiming to set in motion a 'new era' for an improved bus network that avoids ...

Flat fare eyed for electric train  Bangkok Post

The government has affirmed its intention to implement transport policies promised to voters by key coalition parties, including a policy to charge electric train ...

Qatar Airways Subsidies Continue to Undermine Competition in Vital Transatlantic Routes  Forbes

Qatar is not honoring "Open Skies" commitments made with the U.S..

Houston’s long-range transit plan could go to voters without some specifics  Houston Chronicle

As Metro officials close in on the plan they are likely to take to voters, they are finding it is too late to do some things and far too early to do others. At a board ...

You can now track public transport routes, delays and crowdedness on Google Maps  TechNave

Google has been trying to unify and add many different features into the Google Maps app to make it a one stop app for exploring, moving around a.

New cycling and walking schemes across Greater Manchester open  Intelligent Transport

A £2 million series of schemes aimed at encouraging people to cycle and walk across Greater Manchester are now complete and ready to be used.

Central Asia Takes Center Stage at Leading Aviation Event

Airports and destinations from across Central Asia have been celebrated for their growing prominence at the Routes Silk Road 2019 Marketing Awards in Nur...

Officials mull over Valmiera–Rīga express train after Cēsis' success

After the success of an express train connecting Rīga and Cēsis, northern Latvia, a similar express train might connect the Latvian capital with Valmiera, another ...

LTFRB calls on LGUs to submit local public transpo route plan  Philippine Information Agency

BUTUAN CITY, July 19 (PIA) - To ensure the security of traveling passengers and smooth flow of traffic in Caraga region, the Land Transportation Franchising ...

Lapu-Lapu mayor backs Duterte’s PUV modernization plan

CEBU CITY — Lapu-Lapu City Mayor Junard 'Ahong' Chan expressed support for the Public Utility Vehicle Modernization Program (PUVMP) after he met with ...

Rail line closures to force 100,000 commuters a day to catch buses  Sydney Morning Herald

Sections of two rail lines in Sydney's south west will be shut over the Christmas holidays to allow for construction of a metro rail line, forcing up to 100,000 ...

Go-Ahead face fines after Dun Laoghaire buses 'don't show up'

Go Ahead are to be fined following complaints from Dun Laoghaire locals that buses are running late or not showing up.

Bus routes created to serve new homes in Hucknall  Hucknall Dispatch

New homes being built in Hucknall will soon be served by two freshly created bus routes, thanks to Trentbarton.

Wellington City bus commuters 'ripped off' by new bus network and higher fares

Figures show Wellington City bus commuters paying more for their *service* than others across the region.

Passengers incensed: Vienna adds perfumed trains to €1 a day travel  The Guardian

The rush-hour subway train glides into the station, the doors snap open and passengers move forward to board. As they enter the crowded carriage, they are ...

UP Transport Corporation Plans to Deploy Special Services in Buses to Keep Drivers Awake on Long-distance...  News18

The Uttar Pradesh State Roadways Transport Corporation (UPSRTC) is now planning to deploy special devices in buses that will prevent drivers from dozing off ...

Austrian Airlines considers government support for domestic routes  ATWOnline

Lufthansa subsidiary Austrian Airlines will close six regional crew bases to centralize aircraft operations at its Vienna hub and reduce crew travel costs.

Avoid routes with major road repairs  SunStar Philippines

PRIVATE car owners are advised to take alternate ways away from major roads that are currently undergoing renovation works in Iloilo City. Public Safety and ...

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 ...

Fans May Get a Unique Opportunity to Meet Captain Sandy from 'Below Deck Med'  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

Fan meet and greet opportunities are always exciting. Whether they are at a convention or a chance airport encounter, most fans find that meeting their favorite ...

How Are Go-Ahead Bus Routes Performing So Far?  Dublin Inquirer

Figures from the National Transport Authority (NTA) show they've fallen slightly short on expected punctuality, but hit reliability targets.

United pushes Boeing for '797' decision as Max crisis drags on  The Business Times

THE BUSINESS TIMES Transport - UNITED Airlines prodded Boeing for details on a proposed new jetliner for middle-distance routes, even as the planemaker ...

Etihad Airways upgrades planes on China and South Korea routes  Logistics Middle East

Flights between the UAE capital, Abu Dhabi, and two major Chinese cities, Shanghai and Chengdu, have been upgraded with next-generation Boeing 787 ...

Flights to Croatia: 'New' Alitalia Planning Zagreb Route  Total Croatia News

July 19, 2019 - A new route between Zagreb and Rome could be on the horizon if the bankrupt Alitalia is successful in their plans to re-establish themselves as a ...

Major roadworks planned on 15 Shropshire routes Transport

Roads across the county are facing upheaval as safety improvement projects are carried out over the next year, Shropshire Council has announced.

Two bus routes created to serve new housing estates in Hucknall  Nottinghamshire Live

The C1 and C2 will serve new houses at Harrier Park and Vaughan Estate.

King's Lynn Transport plan needs to include West Winch bypass, more buses, improved footpaths and park and ride  Lynn News

Coming soon. From Norfolk County Council and West Norfolk Council. The next stage of the document that will affect everyone in West Norfolk.

Report card: How charged up are electric buses in Indian cities?  Citizen Matters

In June, the government called for proposals from state transport departments for deployment of 5000 electric buses, to be supported under the FAME-II scheme;

20 sustainable steps to tackle Wales' transportation problems  Nation.Cymru

Neil Anderson, transportation, sustainability and macroeconomics consultant at Pace Consultants, Rhydyfelin RCT. The cancellation of the new M4 relief road ...

Online survey: 91% say new bus service is worse than before

Media release from Cr Calvert and Cr Woolf Wellington city councillors Diane Calvert and Simon Woolf have announced the results of their own online survey of ...

Transport startup offers new twist to business  Daily Monitor

For the last seven months, coffee trader Micheal Okech has been changing the way people experience public transport along the Eastern Uganda route, ...

Harrogate Borough Council's three-stage plan for sustainable transport  Harrogate Advertiser

Harrogate Borough Council's blurprint for the future has been broken up into three key proposals with short, medium and longer term plans.

More Zupco buses expected in the country to ease transport challenges  New

By Matabeleland North Correspondent. Victoria Falls: Zimbabwe is set to increase its fleet of Zupco buses with about 2 000 expected in the country between now ...

Taxi drivers killed in uMlazi war over routes | The Mercury  Independent Online

The drivers are from the MNR Taxi Association. According to taxi drivers who did not want to be named, the association is involved in a dispute with the ...

High-level leadership key in air route development to support cities  Griffith News

Hot on the heels of Brisbane announcing its intention to bid to host the 2032 Olympics, new research by Griffith University has highlighted the importance of ...

Black Country Sprint bus route scrapped after business owners raise concerns

A controversial Sprint bus route through parts of Walsall and Sandwell has been scrapped due to concerns over its design.

Rail passengers to be hit by strike action over the next three Saturdays  Spalding Today

There will be no train services in or out of Spalding for the next three Saturdays due to strike action by rail staff. East Midlands Trains (EMT), operator of the main ...

NTA outlines money invested in walking and cycling routes  Fingal Independent

The National Transport Authority (NTA) spent more than €21.6m on the provision for walking/ cycling infrastructure in 2018 including progress on routes within ...

Nigeria: Stakeholders Reject Ethiopian Airlines' Plan to Fly Local Routes in Nigeria

Aviation industry stakeholders have rejected the plan by Ethiopian Airlines to set up a domestic carrier in Nigeria, using local investors.

SEND school transport charges scrapped by Oxfordshire council  Oxford Mail

CRITICS have convinced a council to scrap plans to charge disabled children for school transport.

First College Green traffic-free plaza trial to begin on Sunday  The Irish Times

Cars, buses, taxis to be banned from junction of George's Street to College Green.

Hundreds from Devon join Extinction Rebellion's week-long 'summer uprising' in Bristol  Devon Live

The eco-activists will disrupt key transport routes and occupy public spaces as they demand action on climate change.

CMA warns train passengers face higher prices if Abellio takes on East Midlands franchise  City A.M.

CityAM - The UK's competition watchdog raised concerns today about higher ticket fares on two routes it is probing as part of [...]

Extinction Rebellion protesters blocking M32 traffic in Bristol 'have no plans to leave'  Bristol Post

Extinction Rebellion protesters have caused traffic chaos across the city this morning (July 17) after blocking the M32 for a second time. Newfoundland Street ...

Up to 600 hybrid buses to be used on BusConnects routes  Newstalk 106-108 fm

The National Transport Authority (NTA) has said it intends to use up to 600 double-deck hybrid bu...

Kim Jong Un reportedly got his armored limos via a secret route through 5 countries and a 'dark voyage'  Business Insider

Kim Jong Un received two armored Mercedes limousines via a secretive route that evaded heavy UN sanctions on luxury goods.

Three new Sheffield tram-train routes proposed by MP, and this is where they would run  The Star

Sheffield's tram network would be dramatically expanded with three new routes, under ambitious proposals from an MP.

Mumbai: MSRTC announces additional 2,200 buses during Ganeshotsav  Times of India

The Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) has announced additional 2200 buses during the peak season of Ganeshotsav.

Extinction Rebellion warns Gwynedd council of 'radical' action planned in Bangor  Daily Post

Environmental protesters Extinction Rebellion plan to disrupt traffic in Bangor this weekend as they campaign for the city to be made more bike-friendly.


Red Funnel Ferries has been recognised for actively promoting the use of sustainable transport and has been awarded a 'Gold Star' certificate from Visit Isle of ...

Roadworks clash to leave both main routes between Somerset and Devon closed at the same time  Somerset Live

Two sets of works will take place into the summer holidays.

This is how much the metrobus extension scheme north of Bristol will cost  Bristol Post

Work to extend the metrobus network will continue to move forward as funding for the project is approved. The Cribbs Patchway extension (CPME) will link ...

Hamilton City wheels spin toward cycles with bridge revamp

Changes to one of Hamilton's busiest bridges mean cyclists may not have to take their lives in their hands to cross the river.

Extinction Rebellion to 'occupy Bristol' for five days and disrupt traffic  Bristol Post

Climate change campaigners have pledged to 'occupy Bristol' by disrupting key transport routes and taking over public spaces later this month. The action by ...

Concerns new A96 routes could go through historic former estate sites  Press and Journal

A campaign group with concerns that the new A96 dualling proposals could threaten historic woodlands and heritage sites in Aberdeenshire has amassed more ...

Emirates, Etihad and Flydubai adjust routes after US bans flights over Iranian waters  The National

Emirates, Etihad and Flydubai said on Friday they had begun to reroute some of their flights after the US Federal Aviation Administration issued an emergency ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

'SA Express contract with NW transport was irregular'  Jacaranda FM

The commission of inquiry into state capture has heard how a contract between SA Express and the North West Department of Transport in 2012 for flight routes ...

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

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 ...

Comment of the Day: The Great Montrose Public Transportation Route Thinning

"The Fairview bus route replaced the streetcar line and operated for decades. Thirty years ago a significant number of people in Montrose relied on public.

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 ...

Work at Abu Dhabi's Midfield Terminal to affect routes into capital  The National

Left hand lane approaching the city will be closed for a month.

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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

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, ...

Warner Robins Transit to offer more transportation routes

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

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

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 ...

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.

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, ...

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