Aviation drives economic prosperity for Mauritius
Aviation drives economic prosperity for Mauritius

International Air Transport Association (IATA) encouraged Mauritius to take a leadership role in fulfilling its Abuja Declaration commitment to recognise the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) in its safety oversight regulatory framework...

2 days ago

2 weeks left to enter IRU Media Prize
2 weeks left to enter IRU Media Prize

The world road transport organisation, IRU, has launched its media prize, recognising significant contributions from the media to the transport sector debate

2 days ago

Uber is the Uber of Uber
Uber is the Uber of Uber

The third and latest rebrand of Uber has removed all references to taxis and transport. It is a completely generic corporate identity and Nicholas Kuhne says he thinks this has been done very strategically...

By Nicholas Kuhne 3 days ago

Court denies Radebe's appeal over removal from Transnet board
Court denies Radebe's appeal over removal from Transnet board

Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan has welcomed the high court's decision to dismiss Seth Radebe's application challenging his removal from office...

19 Sep 2018

S&J Industrial Estate opens new arterial road
S&J Industrial Estate opens new arterial road

Redefine Properties together with Abland Property Developers officially announced the opening of the new public road, situated along the N3 highway, south of Germiston, Gauteng...

19 Sep 2018

Cape Town Air Access named destination marketing runner-up at World Routes 2018
Cape Town Air Access named destination marketing runner-up at World Routes 2018

Cape Town Air Access was shortlisted following their win at Routes Africa 2018, where the team was awarded best destination marketing award as well as the overall Routes Africa award...

19 Sep 2018

Africa develops it's Transport 4.0 Strategy
Africa develops it's Transport 4.0 Strategy

Africa's growing populations create an increasing demand for transport infrastructure...

18 Sep 2018

Boost your business with smart delivery
Boost your business with smart delivery

It can be difficult to carve out a competitive advantage in today's cutthroat business environment. For some companies, investments have been focused on creating digital advantage through measures like apps or fancy websites...

By Morné Stoltz 17 Sep 2018

Transport operators urged to convert permits to operating licences
Transport operators urged to convert permits to operating licences

Public transport operators urged to convert their radius-based permits to route-based operating licences...

14 Sep 2018

FlySafair launches Express Check-In
FlySafair launches Express Check-In

FlySafair has launched Express Check-In, a new technology that allows the airline to service passengers more quickly...

13 Sep 2018

Prioritising the fleet manager
Prioritising the fleet manager

Managing a fleet properly takes much more than finding the fleet vehicles and the people to drive them...

12 Sep 2018

Women in maritime - the focus at career fair
Women in maritime - the focus at career fair

Women in the South African maritime sector were the focus of an inaugural career fair hosted by the South African International Maritime Institute...

10 Sep 2018

Customer-centric partner relationships is key in the logistics industry
Customer-centric partner relationships is key in the logistics industry

Leading customer-centric businesses could see their projected profit growth rates increase from 5.3% this year to 7.4% in 2020, according to a 2018 survey by KPMG Canada...

10 Sep 2018

ERP enabling more efficient warehouse automation
ERP enabling more efficient warehouse automation

While machine-learning and artificial intelligence (AI) has gotten its share of the limelight recently, there is a third component that is becoming more prevalent...

10 Sep 2018

IATA releases global air transport statistics for 2017
IATA releases global air transport statistics for 2017

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has released its industry performance statistics for 2017, which reflects annual air passenger numbers exceeding four billion for the first time globally...

7 Sep 2018

Arctic and North Atlantic conditions bring route risk
Arctic and North Atlantic conditions bring route risk

Climate change is impacting ice hazards for shipping, freeing up new trade routes in some areas, while increasing the risk of ice in others...

7 Sep 2018

SAPICS tackles supply chain skills gap
SAPICS tackles supply chain skills gap

SAPICS recently hosted its 4th annual Young Professional and Student Conference to address the critical skills gap in the supply chain profession...

7 Sep 2018

GemCap acquires Linebooker from Oceana Group
GemCap acquires Linebooker from Oceana Group

African Rainbow Capital Investments subsidiary, GemCap has announced that it has acquired online transport management business, Linebooker from Oceana Group Limited...

7 Sep 2018

Fastvan launches SaaS platform
Fastvan launches SaaS platform

In keeping with its vision of redefining the way shipping is done, Fastvan has launched an end-to-end on-demand SaaS platform...

6 Sep 2018

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Injunction upholds Djibouti port joint venture agreement

An injunction restraining Djibouti's port company, Port de Djibouti S.A. (PDSA), from treating its joint venture shareholders' agreement with global trade enabler DP World as terminated has been granted...

6 Sep 2018

Bruising fuel hike averted, at least for now
Bruising fuel hike averted, at least for now

A further strain on the consumer has almost been averted following the announcement of the intervention by the Department of Energy to limit the fuel increase to only 5c per litre...

4 Sep 2018

Moderate freight growth continues in July
Moderate freight growth continues in July

The International Air Transport Association released data for global air freight markets...

3 Sep 2018

Pricecheck Tech and E-commerce Awards 2018 winners revealed
Pricecheck Tech and E-commerce Awards 2018 winners revealed

Takealot cleaned up at this year's Pricecheck Tech and E-commerce Awards, bagging four of the 14 awards presented, including the coveted E-commerce Service of the Year...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 31 Aug 2018

IATA records positive growth on July passenger demand
IATA records positive growth on July passenger demand

The International Air Transport Association has announced its global passenger demand for July, with all regions reporting positive growth...

31 Aug 2018

TNPA outlines plans for Port of Mossel Bay
TNPA outlines plans for Port of Mossel Bay

Transnet National Ports Authority recently explored how the Port of Mossel Bay can better serve the Garden Route region...

29 Aug 2018

Fuel levy's end could be nigh
Fuel levy's end could be nigh

The fuel levy or tax on each litre of petrol is an important revenue stream for government, but this stream could dry up in the near future...

By Dr Alec Basson 28 Aug 2018

FoodForward's new digital platform unlocks real potential of foodbanking
FoodForward's new digital platform unlocks real potential of foodbanking

FoodForward SA has introduced the FoodShare Digital Platform, a technological answer to the logistical demands of an organisation that recovers surplus food in the supply chain for redistribution...

28 Aug 2018

New R27m bridge over R300 now open
New R27m bridge over R300 now open

Redefine Properties and VDMV Property Group on Friday, 24 August, officially opened the upgraded Cilmor road bridge over the R300...

28 Aug 2018

SAPICS to celebrate supply chain education in Southern Africa
SAPICS to celebrate supply chain education in Southern Africa

SAPICS - The Professional Body for Supply Chain Management - will be hosting its annual Supply Chain Management Education Excellence Awards in Johannesburg on the 8 November 2018. These awards recognise and reward excellence in supply chain management education...

27 Aug 2018

#WomensMonth: Wandisa Vazi, TPT's East London terminal manager
#WomensMonth: Wandisa Vazi, TPT's East London terminal manager

Wandisa Vazi, Transnet Port Terminals's East London terminal manager, wants to play her part in Transnet's goal of becoming a top five terminal operator...

By Evan-Lee Courie 27 Aug 2018

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