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City of Joburg BRT system a big boost for Sandton Central infrastructure
City of Joburg BRT system a big boost for Sandton Central infrastructure

The City of Joburg, in expanding its BRT system, will bring the Rea Vaya bus service to Sandton Central within the next two years - boosting all modes of transport and...

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Fly Blue Crane introduces Mthatha-Joburg flight for less than R800
Fly Blue Crane introduces Mthatha-Joburg flight for less than R800

Flying from Mthatha to Johannesburg will‚ from October 1‚ cost R799 - that is‚ if you take to the skies with new airline Fly Blue Crane...

By Mkhululi Ndamase 20 Jul 2016

Dozens of people gather to play Pokemon Go in front of the Sydney Opera House, Australia, on Friday.
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Driven to find Pokémon? Go hire a private chauffeur service

Tired of stomping the streets hunting for that elusive Pokémon? Private chauffeur services are offering to drive players around Cape Town and Johannesburg to hunt for the elusive virtual creatures - at R10 a kilometre...

20 Jul 2016

SAA and Outa closer to courtroom showdown over dodgy BnP Capital deal
SAA and Outa closer to courtroom showdown over dodgy BnP Capital deal

South African Airways (SAA) has not agreed to the terms of a demand from the Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) to proceed with its flawed transaction with BnP Capital, and the matter is increasingly likely to go to court...

By Nicky Smith 19 Jul 2016

Col André Kritzinger via
Transnet expansion boosts coal line capacity fivefold

The completion of the first-phase expansion of the coal line between Limpopo and KwaZulu-Natal has resulted in a fivefold increase in coal capacity...

By Andiswa Maqutu 18 Jul 2016

Jeff McNeill via  - Boeing 747-8
Boeing eyes rivals as it turns 100

Boeing, creator of some of the world's most iconic aircraft of the 20th century, commemorated its centennial facing multiple challenges to remain at the forefront of global aerospace innovation...

18 Jul 2016

Emirates Boeing 777 300ER
Emirates scoops up World's Best Airline award

Emirates has been recognised as the World's Best Airline 2016 at the Skytrax World Airline Awards 2016...

15 Jul 2016

New device updates building occupants on traffic situation
New device updates building occupants on traffic situation

GoMetro TV is a device that connects to a TV and streams traffic and transport information to people in buildings...

15 Jul 2016

New freight, logistics and finance powerhouse in the making
New freight, logistics and finance powerhouse in the making

Imperial Logistics announced the acquisition of a controlling share of Sasfin Premier Logistics, creating a "formidable" new player in the freight and logistics market...

13 Jul 2016

flok85 via
In trucking, advances in technology meet concern for drivers

While the transport industry has seen some necessary change in the past two decades, road transport remains the dominant way to move large volumes of goods in SA...

By Neil Henderson 13 Jul 2016

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Mr Delivery preparing for UberEats' arrival

Mr Delivery, a home-grown delivery service that began operating in 1992, says it is ready for the increased competition...

By Bekezela Phakathi 13 Jul 2016

Embracing modern PTT technologies in aviation for better turnaround
Embracing modern PTT technologies in aviation for better turnaround

Airports have become congested. Increased competition and digitisation are squeezing profits and accentuate the need for lower expenses...

By Magnus Hedberg 11 Jul 2016

Port of Durban
SA bulk exports rose by 3.41% y/y in June to 12.8 million tons

SA's bulk export volumes rose by 3.4% year-on-year in June to 12.8 million tons (Mt), after rising by 6.2% y/y in April to the second highest monthly total of 16.2 million tons...

By Helmo Preuss 11 Jul 2016

The new Swiss Bombardier CS100 is the most advanced and innovative aircraft in its class in the world
The new Swiss Bombardier CS100 is the most advanced and innovative aircraft in its class in the world

Swiss International Air Lines (Swiss) has presented its first Bombardier C Series aircraft - a CS100 - at Zurich Airport...

Issued by Lion's Wing 8 Jul 2016

- Popo Molefe. Picture: PUXLEY MAKGATHO
Prasa identifies improper contracts worth R1.5bn

The Passenger Rail Agency of SA (Prasa) has identified more than 40 companies with contracts totalling R1.5bn that it says were awarded improperly...

By Andiswa Maqutu 7 Jul 2016

(Left to Right) MEC for Economic Development, Environmental Affairs 
and Tourism, Hon. Sakhumzi Somyo, and the Russian Ambassador, HE Mikhali Petrakov, on a milestone 
visit to Coega Development Corporation (CDC).
Russian ambassador pays Coega IDZ a visit

Russia's relations with South Africa have been in place for many years, especially at a political level, now the Russia - South Africa relationship is in the BRICS format...

7 Jul 2016

Hansueli Krapf via
N$958 million dual carriageways for the coast

Two frequently used roads between Walvis Bay and Swakopmund - the B2 highway and the MR44 behind the dunes - will soon undergo a massive transformation...

By Eveline De Klerk 6 Jul 2016

Centurion facility
Imperial invests in state-of-the-art warehouse for healthcare sector

Imperial Health Sciences is expanding...

6 Jul 2016

Sanral fails to find successor to CEO Alli
Sanral fails to find successor to CEO Alli

Sanral's failure to "find a suitable candidate" will see CEO Nazir Alli stay on for another three months after the parastatal extended his contract....

By Andiswa Maqutu 5 Jul 2016

Meadow Feeds have teamed with Barloworld Transport to deliver water to the drought-stressed town of Pomfret and its affected animals.
Joint mission brings relief to Pomfret animals

A joint mission, spearheaded by Barloworld Transport and Meadow Feeds, has offered some relief to the suffering animals of the drought-stricken town of Pomfret...

5 Jul 2016

Annual Southern African Transport Conference opens today
Annual Southern African Transport Conference opens today

'Transport - a catalyst for socio-economic growth development opportunities to improve quality of life', is the theme of the 35th annual Southern African Transport Conference, which opens at the CSIR International Convention Centre in Pretoria today, 4 July 2016...

4 Jul 2016

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Unlocking Africa's economic potential

There are fewer than fifty landlocked countries in the world but no less than ten form an interconnected chain...

By Aboubaker Omar Hadi 1 Jul 2016

TPT's Cape Town Terminals wins PMR Africa Awards
TPT's Cape Town Terminals wins PMR Africa Awards

TPT's Cape Town Terminals were recognised for their contributions to the Western Cape region and was presented the Diamond Arrow award as well as...

1 Jul 2016

New CLTD programme to foster development of supply chain professionals
New CLTD programme to foster development of supply chain professionals

The Certified in Logistics, Transportation and Distribution (CLTD) designation was introduced to delegates at the recent 38th Annual SAPICS Conference...

30 Jun 2016

Rhino transported from Czech Republic to Tanzanian sanctuary
Rhino transported from Czech Republic to Tanzanian sanctuary

Three-year-old eastern black rhino Eliska was succesfully transferred from her birthplace in the Czech Republic to a natural park in Tanzania as part of an ongoing conservation project...

30 Jun 2016

City pilots card payments at vehicle registration centres
City pilots card payments at vehicle registration centres

The City of Cape Town started piloting the use of card payment facilities at its motor vehicle registration office in the Cape Town Civic Centre. The first day saw more than...

29 Jun 2016

Innovative technologies adds new dimension to transport
Innovative technologies adds new dimension to transport

The importance of improved technology to ensure that modern and reliable transport through the continent's corridors is fully and sustainably operational continues to grow...

27 Jun 2016

Paying attention to mediation clauses in shipping contracts
Paying attention to mediation clauses in shipping contracts

Parties to a shipping agreement, such as a contract of carriage or charter, should pay very careful attention to the wording of the mediation clause included in the shipping contract, if they agree that they wish to refer any future or existing disputes to mediation...

By Lana Jacobs 27 Jun 2016

Jumia to become Africa's one stop online destination
Jumia to become Africa's one stop online destination

With a new vision, the Africa Internet Group is connecting its companies into Jumia's ecosystem which will give access to products and services from its e-commerce platforms...

24 Jun 2016

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