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New Turkish Airlines flights connects South Africa to Havana, Cuba

Turkish Airlines is expanding its global reach by adding the Cuban capital, Havana, allowing South Africans to fly from Cape Town, Johannesburg, and Durban to Havana via Istanbul. The flight carries on to Caracas, Venezuela.

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MyCiTi adds buses, operates later than usual during festive season

Cape Town's busiest time of the year is approaching with tourists and locals visiting beaches, shoppings centres, attractions and popular destinations. For this reason, Transport for Cape Town will extend the operating hours of the MyCiTi bus service during the festive season.

2 hours ago

Upgraded N14 freeway officially opened
Upgraded N14 freeway officially opened

Gauteng MEC for Roads and Transport Ismail Vadi on Thursday, 1 December, officially opened an upgraded portion of the N14 freeway between Krugersdorp and Diepsloot.

4 hours ago

AMSOL acquires Smit Amandla Marine
AMSOL acquires Smit Amandla Marine

Specialist marine solutions provider Smit Amandla Marine, has been acquired by African Marine Solutions Group (AMSOL), owned by a consortium including SMIT Amandla Marine management and employees, the Mineworkers Investment Company, Pan-African Capital Holdings and RMB Ventures. The business opportunity for a management buyout was the catalyst for this transaction according to AMSOL Managing Director Paul Maclons.

1 day ago

Local sales of heavy vehicles on the skids
Local sales of heavy vehicles on the skids

A "bloodbath" in the truck and bus market underlined another miserable month for local new vehicle sales in November, WesBank analyst Rudolf Mahoney said on Thursday.

By David Furlonger 1 day ago

Super Group's Peter Mountford wins entrepreneurs award
Super Group's Peter Mountford wins entrepreneurs award

Super Group CEO Peter Mountford won the EY entrepreneur of the year award at a gala function in Sandton this week. He was chosen for his entrepreneurial spirit, the logistics and fleet management company's financial performance, his ability to provide strategic direction and innovation, and his integrity and influence.

By Mark Allix 2 Dec 2016

Super Group to buy UK's Motiva
Super Group to buy UK's Motiva

JSE-listed logistics company Super Group is acquiring UK vehicle rental company Motiva in a deal valued at £12.4m, it said on Wednesday. Part of the acquisition will be done by issuing Super Group shares valued at £1.125m. The cash portion will be paid with £3.9m reserves and £7.4m debt.

By Robert Laing 1 Dec 2016

New traffic facility opens in Atlantis
New traffic facility opens in Atlantis

The City of Cape Town's Safety and Security Directorate has officially opened a new traffic facility in Atlantis. The new Atlantis Driving Licence Testing Centre (DLTC) is big enough to accommodate all services and nearly 50 staff members.

1 Dec 2016

Autonomoose, other self-driving cars hit Canada streets
Autonomoose, other self-driving cars hit Canada streets

OTTAWA: A Lincoln MKZ sedan dubbed Autonomoose and two other self-driving vehicles hit the road in Canada on Monday in the country's first test of the technology on public roads.

29 Nov 2016

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Local supporters set to push the green transport agenda in Cape Town

Swisatec, architect and project managers behind Africa's first green village, Blue Rock Village in the Cape has collaborated with The Green Cab to push the green transport innovation agenda in Cape Town. Swisatec plans to integrate electric vehicle infrastructure as part of its green initiative.

29 Nov 2016