MasterDrive joins PinkDrive in hosting awareness event
MasterDrive joins PinkDrive in hosting awareness event

As October celebrates Transport Month as well as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, MasterDrive and PinkDrive are joining forces to host a complimentary event in Johannesburg.

2 days ago

AVI Afrique Summit innovation partnership platform for ACSA
AVI Afrique Summit innovation partnership platform for ACSA

The AVI Afrique Africa Innovation Summit, hosted by the Air Traffic and Navigation Services, will take place from 25-26 October 2017.

2 days ago

Top 50 EMEA cloud innovators announced
Top 50 EMEA cloud innovators announced

The Top 50 EMEA Cloud Climbers Report, which recognises the top fifty EMEA businesses innovating in the cloud, is the first study of its kind explicitly dedicated to cloud computing's transformational business impact.

2 days ago

Engineers could learn a lot from dance when designing urban transport
Engineers could learn a lot from dance when designing urban transport

There is little more important for the sustainability of cities than the ways we move around them. With transportation estimated to account for 30% of energy consumption across the majority of the world's most developed nations, reducing the necessity for energy-reliant vehicles is fundamental to addressing the environmental impact of mobility.

By John Bingham-Hall 2 days ago

African tourism trends in the age of developing smart cities
African tourism trends in the age of developing smart cities

Over the last eight years, travel and tourism have grown by 17.3% in the top 10 fastest-growing global destinations. This rate speaks to the rapid growth of tourism and how the industry, and an increasing priority for countries seeking new growth opportunities. In emerging markets tourism grew from 30% in 1980 to 45% in 2015 and is expected to reach 57% by 2030.

By Elias Aad 3 days ago

Finance minister announces SAA board
Finance minister announces SAA board

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has announced the appointment of new members to the South African Airways (SAA) Board.

3 days ago

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Nairobi smart traffic control system to go live in two years

Nairobi's proposed smart traffic control system will go live in just over two years, officials said of the plan that seeks to ease congestion on key city roads at an estimated cost of Sh1.88 billion.

By Constant Munda 3 days ago

TASA President, Mary Phadi handing Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma a token of appreciation after her keynote speech.
Tasa Conference supports emerging road freight transporters

At the inaugural Truckers Association of South Africa (Tasa) National Conference, emerging road freight transporters from all over the country came together under the theme, “Radically transforming the road freight sector in South Africa”.

18 Oct 2017

Alan Knott-Craig
#EntrepreneurMonth: If you can sell your first startup, sell it

Us humans have a heuristic bias to sell our winners and hold onto our losers. That's not the way to build wealth. Better to hang onto your winners and cut your losers loose.

By Alan Knott-Craig 18 Oct 2017

AA takes hassle out of renewing your car license
AA takes hassle out of renewing your car license

By submitting their vehicle and license details, AA members can avoid fines for lapsed vehicle licences and penalties for late renewals.

18 Oct 2017

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Kenya's Lori Systems wins TechCrunch Battlefield Africa

Kenyan startup Lori Systems has been crowned the winner of the inaugural TechCrunch Battlefield Africa in Nairobi, winning $25,000 in equity-free funding and an all-expenses-paid trip for two to compete in the Battlefield at TechCrunch's flagship event, Disrupt SF 2018.

By Tom Jackson 17 Oct 2017

Seminar on road tunnels in low and medium income countries
Seminar on road tunnels in low and medium income countries

The bi-annual seminar on ‘road tunnels in low and medium income countries' co-hosted by Sanral and PIARC from 18-20 October 2017, is an opportunity to draw on knowledge and technical leadership from over thirty governments, worldwide and is, in itself, a huge benefit to growing the knowledge economy within South Africa.

17 Oct 2017

#TransportMonth sees free training for 200 truck drivers
#TransportMonth sees free training for 200 truck drivers

In support of Transport Month, Mercedes-Benz Trucks is offering free driver training to 200 Mercedes-Benz truck drivers.

17 Oct 2017