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Cabinet approves Public Procurement Bill for comment

Cabinet has approved the publication of the Public Procurement Bill for public comment - setting in motion legislation for procurement strategies that support government's socio-economic objectives...

3 days ago

#UniteBehind takes Minister of Transport to court over Prasa

Commuter activist group #UniteBehind has lodged a court application which aims to overturn the Minister of Transport's decision to appoint Bongisizwe Mpondo as the Administrator of the Passenger Rail Association of South Africa (Prasa). The application was submitted to the Western Cape High Court on 4 February...

5 Feb 2020

MiTaxi creates app to improve commuter experience of SA taxi network

The app is set to introduce route signs to users to make hailing a taxi much more effective; and will also feature GPS settings that will notify users when they have arrived at their destined location...

5 Feb 2020

Petrol price to come down in February

The petrol price will come down by 13 cents a litre this week...

4 Feb 2020

SA records reduction in festive season fatalities

South Africa has seen a 30% reduction in road fatalities since the start of the festive season, says Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula...

24 Dec 2019

ACSA appoints Nompumelelo Mpofu as new CEO

Airports Company South Africa has appointed Nompumelelo (Mpumi) Mpofu as its new Chief Executive Officer with effect from 1 February 2020...

19 Dec 2019

Road safety efforts lauded

With the festive season in full swing, Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula has commended law enforcement officials for their road safety efforts thus far...

18 Dec 2019

Prasa placed under administration

Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula has dissolved the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) interim board and placed the entity under administration with immediate effect...

10 Dec 2019

Remove car lanes, restrict vehicles and improve transit to reduce traffic congestion

Traffic congestion causes more problems than just being stuck in traffic. There are real effects on the health, quality of life and wallets of taxpayers...

By Fanny Tremblay-Racicot 5 Dec 2019

Petrol price to rise this festive season

Motorists will have to dig even deeper into their pockets at the pumps this festive season, as the petrol price is set to go up by 22 cents a litre...

3 Dec 2019

Taxi violence commission now accepting evidence

The Commission of Inquiry into Taxi Violence in Gauteng is accepting any information that may be relevant to the matters it is tasked with looking into...

27 Nov 2019

Stop taxi violence

Gauteng Public Transport and Roads Infrastructure MEC Jacob Mamabolo has given taxi associations in Olievenhoutbosch in Tshwane 12 hours to cease the violence or face six months route closure...

22 Nov 2019

Construction begins at new Durban cruise terminal

Transnet plans to commence construction on its own section of the promenade in quarter three of 2020 which will connect to the new cruise terminal, allowing cruise passengers direct access and connections to the central beachfront with relative ease and safety...

19 Nov 2019

Bakwena confirms N4 route upgrades well on track

Continuous maintenance, rehabilitation and upgrades are necessary to ensure the N1-N4 route meets the highest international standards for toll road paying motorists...

19 Nov 2019

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