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Goods transported by land increase 3.4% in August
Goods transported by land increase 3.4% in August

The volume of goods transported by land (payload) increased by 3.4% in August 2014 compared with August 2013.

20 Oct 2014 15:17

Cosatu plans 'funeral march' for e-tolls
Cosatu plans 'funeral march' for e-tolls

The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) plans to hold a symbolic "funeral march" for Gauteng's e-toll system over the weekend.

17 Oct 2014 12:04

E-toll costs are prohibitive for motorists
E-toll costs are prohibitive for motorists

A nominal increase in the fuel level nationally and an increase in motor vehicle licence fees in Gauteng were mooted as alternatives to electronic tolls by the African National Congress (ANC) in the province.

By Natasha Marrian 15 Oct 2014 11:42

Forensic team to take killer truck apart
Forensic team to take killer truck apart

A team of police forensics investigators will take the truck that ploughed into traffic on the N12 highway to pieces bit by bit to establish the cause of the crash that left four dead.

15 Oct 2014 11:11

Super Group buys UK motor dealer Allen Ford for R606m
Super Group buys UK motor dealer Allen Ford for R606m

Fleet management company Super Group says it has bought the UK's second-largest Ford motor dealer‚ Allen Ford‚ for R606m.

13 Oct 2014 10:06

Gauteng commissions township economy study
Gauteng commissions township economy study

The Gauteng Provincial Government will commission a baseline study on the township economy to understand its size, spread and strength as well as innovative ways of measuring its social and economic importance.

10 Oct 2014 09:08

Non-motorised transport the way to go in eThekwini
Non-motorised transport the way to go in eThekwini

PRETORIA: City of eThekwini Mayor James Nxumalo on Thursday, 2 October, said the city was committed to developing public transport infrastructure that was safe and easy to use for its citizens.

7 Oct 2014 12:18

High prices hurt Clover's market share
High prices hurt Clover's market share

Market share is important to Clover Industries, the country's top producer of fresh and long-life milk, as well as other dairy products and beverages.

6 Oct 2014 10:51

ANC Gauteng wants to dump e-tolls
ANC Gauteng wants to dump e-tolls

The Gauteng ANC has rejected e-tolling "in its current form", instead endorsing a fuel levy to pay for improvements to the province's highways.

6 Oct 2014 10:39

Northern Cape road block stops faulty cars
Northern Cape road block stops faulty cars

Three foreign nationals were arrested for not having proper documentation during a multi-disciplinary roadblock led by women involved in law enforcement in the Northern Cape.

By More Matshediso 6 Oct 2014 07:50

South Africans using technology to improve road safety
South Africans using technology to improve road safety

South Africa is one of the leading countries that is increasingly using technology to improve road safely, claims vehicle tracking company Tracker.

3 Oct 2014 11:15

Value Logistics issues dire trading update
Value Logistics issues dire trading update

In August, Value Group - a consistent profit performer for the past dozen years - stunned the market with a dire trading update, warning that its interim earnings could be down by between 70% and 90% and its share price dropped from 500c to 412c, a 12-month low.

By Marc Hasenfuss 29 Sep 2014 11:51

E-tolls 90% compliant with CPA
E-tolls 90% compliant with CPA

The Consumer Protection Act, 68 of 2008 (CPA) is no doubt a very important, and very influential, piece of legislation in South African law and its enactment has given many consumers the confidence to stand up for their rights.

By Chantelle Gladwin and Nikita Theodosiou 29 Sep 2014 11:36

Gauteng Transport Commission to improve transport service delivery
Gauteng Transport Commission to improve transport service delivery

PRETORIA: Gauteng MEC for Roads and Transport, Ismail Vadi, officially open the Gauteng Transport Commission (GTC) offices in Bedfordview on friday, 26 September.

29 Sep 2014 09:52

R18m payment to taxi operators in Port Elizabeth
R18m payment to taxi operators in Port Elizabeth

The Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality has paid taxi cooperative Laphumilanga R18m to get the stalled Integrated Public Transport System (IPTS) working.

25 Sep 2014 08:40

Nigerian church survivors return to Swartkops
Nigerian church survivors return to Swartkops

The 25 South Africans who were injured when a building at the Synagogue Church of all Nations in Nigeria collapsed, have arrived back in South Africa.

23 Sep 2014 07:56

E-tolls boycott hurts Gautrain's operations
E-tolls boycott hurts Gautrain's operations

More than R40bn has been spent but Gauteng transport chiefs are now coming to the realisation that the province's two flagship projects - the Gauteng Freeway Improvement Project and Gautrain - are not having the desired effect

17 Sep 2014 11:02

Capespan buys stake in clearing specialist
Capespan buys stake in clearing specialist

Zeder-controlled fruit farming and marketing company Capespan has bulked up its logistics arm by snapping up a 75% stake in forwarding and clearing specialist Aspen International, it was announced at the weekend.

By Marc Hasenfuss 15 Sep 2014 15:02

Innovation Group releases report on fleet management in 2015 and beyond
Innovation Group releases report on fleet management in 2015 and beyond

The Innovation Group has released The Future Now report on fleet management in 2015 and beyond, which points to a future for fleet management that...

11 Sep 2014 10:34

Gauteng residents able to speak out over e-tolls
Gauteng residents able to speak out over e-tolls

Gauteng residents will today, 11 September, get a chance to air their views on how e-tolls affect them, during representations to the Gauteng Advisory Panel on the socio-economic impact of e-tolls.

11 Sep 2014 08:54

Tolls take toll on car dealerships
Tolls take toll on car dealerships

Car dealerships in Gauteng have been forced to fork out up to R200m more to administer the costs of the province's new e-tolling system.

10 Sep 2014 12:22

Earnings at Eqstra Holdings drop 26.3% to 76.7c
Earnings at Eqstra Holdings drop 26.3% to 76.7c

Full-year headline earnings per share (HEPS) at diversified industrial logistics group Eqstra Holdings were down 26.3% to 76.7c for the year to June‚ although revenue was up by 9.8% to R9.9bn.

3 Sep 2014 11:15

Outa seeks answers to road costs
Outa seeks answers to road costs

The Opposition to Urban Tolling Alliance (Outa) has called for a commission of inquiry to determine how the cost of the Gauteng Freeway Improvement Project tripled to R20bn in six years.

3 Sep 2014 10:47

fastjet launches Tanzania-Uganda route
fastjet launches Tanzania-Uganda route

fastjet, the low-cost pan-African airline, has announced that it will be launching flights between Dar es Salaam, Tanzania and Entebbe, Uganda.

1 Sep 2014 08:53

Tolls will keep SA's roads servicable says Cesa
Tolls will keep SA's roads servicable says Cesa

Engineers have urged Gauteng motorists to pay e-tolls or face the danger of road infrastructure going the way of Eskom - deteriorating to the point that billions of rands are needed to rebuild it.

By Philani Nombembe 29 Aug 2014 09:07

Gauteng's e-tolls consultation gets underway
Gauteng's e-tolls consultation gets underway

The Gauteng Advisory Panel on the Socio-economic Impact of E-tolls will kick off its month-long consultation process on Wednesday (27 August), starting with organised labour representatives.

27 Aug 2014 08:32

Cape Town says Sanral is misleading the public
Cape Town says Sanral is misleading the public

The City of Cape Town has accused the South African National Roads Agency Limited (Sanral) of "peddling fallacies" about the proposed tolling of the N1-N2 Winelands highway, deepening their public spat.

26 Aug 2014 10:50

SA companies in Maputo for FACIM fair
SA companies in Maputo for FACIM fair

A delegation of South African companies is in Maputo, Mozambique, showcasing their products and services at the 50th Jubilee of the Feira International de Maputo (FACIM) trade fair.

26 Aug 2014 08:22

Cape Town transport goes green
Cape Town transport goes green

PRETORIA: The City of Cape Town has taken public transport to the next level with the launch of its first green transport facility.

26 Aug 2014 07:19

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