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Huguenot Tunnel to get an upgrade
Huguenot Tunnel to get an upgrade

SANRAL has put together an operations plan for the much-needed upgrades to the Huguenot Tunnel, starting in September 2019...

10 Jun 2019

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The future of travel: How technology is reducing airport baggage loss

As people look to travel more and visit destinations further from home, airports and airlines alike must act swiftly to lessen the risk of baggage loss, ultimately enhancing their customers' overall experience...

By Dean Porter 10 Jun 2019

Make taxi recapitalisation programme compulsory
Make taxi recapitalisation programme compulsory

Just before the elections, former transport minister Dr Blade Nzimande announced a new taxi recapitalisation scheme...

By Vincent Raseroka 7 Jun 2019

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Uber Eats launches in Soweto, introduces bicycle deliveries

Uber Eats just added a tenth city to its South African operations. As of Thursday last week, Uber Eats is now available in Soweto...

By Andy Walker 6 Jun 2019

Traffic congestion reconsidered
Traffic congestion reconsidered

Despite efforts to encourage a shift to sustainable transportation, traffic congestion is often the focus of debates over mobility. Motorists endlessly demand more roads, but is this really a solution?

3 Jun 2019

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles expands in KZN
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles expands in KZN

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has announced a new flagship dealership (JFA Umhlanga) in Umhlanga, KwaZulu-Natal, which has officially opened its sales operations...

28 May 2019

inDriver now available in Johannesburg
inDriver now available in Johannesburg

inDriver, a ride-hailing app, has launched in Johannesburg, with 3,000 new drivers already registered on the app...

17 May 2019

Forum challenges African businesses to dive into the Blue Economy
Forum challenges African businesses to dive into the Blue Economy

African businesses are being challenged to wake up to the economic, social and environmental power of the Blue Economy...

10 May 2019

CCBSA launches new smart trucks
CCBSA launches new smart trucks

Coca-Cola Beverages South Africa (CCBSA) launched a five-year pilot project to run a 44-pallet Performance-Based Standard (PBS) trailer between Bloemfontein and Upington...

10 May 2019

Nzimande announces interventions to transform minibus taxi industry
Nzimande announces interventions to transform minibus taxi industry

Government has decided to revise the Taxi Recapitalisation Programme in an effort to meet the current as well as future needs of commuters and to stimulate the economic potential of the industry...

29 Apr 2019

Get set for take-off in electric aircraft, the next transport disruption
Get set for take-off in electric aircraft, the next transport disruption

Move aside electric cars, another disruption set to occur in the next decade is being ignored in current transport infrastructure debates: electric aviation...

By Jake Whitehead and Michael Kane 24 Apr 2019

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Renewable energy vehicles can revolutionise South Africa's public transport system

Vincent Raseroka, chairman of Bridge Taxi Finance, shares a range of ideas on the necessity of urgently looking into transforming the public transport system into one driven by electric vehicles...

By Vincent Raseroka 18 Apr 2019

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Road closures for the Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon

A number of temporary road closures will be in place to accommodate pre-event activities leading up to race day.

17 Apr 2019

Need a break from the office?
Need a break from the office?

If you're feeling like you need to get out the office, why not make it a team affair? Start the fun from the office door and let MLT Car Hire and Tours drive your team whilst they bond in transit...

Issued by MLT Car Hire and Tours 16 Apr 2019

The future of freight is moving into the digital fast lane
The future of freight is moving into the digital fast lane

South African transport and logistics environment will see significant changes in an attempt to streamline efficiencies and lower costs...

15 Apr 2019

AARTO Bill ready to be signed by the President
AARTO Bill ready to be signed by the President

The Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences Act (AARTO) Amendment Bill has been passed by Parliament and is now ready to be signed into law by the President...

9 Apr 2019

What's keeping logistics CEO's awake at night?
What's keeping logistics CEO's awake at night?

Logistics businesses in South Africa continue to show resilience despite the prevailing economic headwinds...

5 Apr 2019

Motor dealers face choices in changing times
Motor dealers face choices in changing times

Motoring industry thought leaders presented some interesting insight and advice to dealer principals and key operational staff...

5 Apr 2019

Massive petrol price hike this April
Massive petrol price hike this April

Strong oil prices and an ever-weakening Rand have combined to set up yet another fuel price hike...

29 Mar 2019

Bolt to offer new food delivery service in SA
Bolt to offer new food delivery service in SA

Bolt, the ride-hailing platform formerly known as Taxify, is planning to add food delivery to its service offering...

26 Mar 2019

Global study identifies success factors to improve daily travel
Global study identifies success factors to improve daily travel

Visa, in collaboration with Stanford University, launched one of the largest global studies examining the growing demand for public and private transportation...

22 Mar 2019

Some Soweto taxi routes to shut down
Some Soweto taxi routes to shut down

The Witwatersrand Taxi Association (WATA) and Nanduwe taxi associations have until Friday, 15 March 2019, to close their taxi ranks...

14 Mar 2019

R172m road upgrade project launched
R172m road upgrade project launched

The Gauteng Department for Roads and Transport will upgrade the R42/Potch Road in the south of Johannesburg in an effort to improve the structural and functional condition of the carriageway...

4 Mar 2019

Fuel price increase predicted
Fuel price increase predicted

Estimates predict there will be a fuel price increase of at least 67c for petroleum and 84c for diesel...

27 Feb 2019

Mixed bag of fortunes for the automotive industry
Mixed bag of fortunes for the automotive industry

The 2019 State of the Motor Industry (SOMI) address delivered some sobering facts about the affairs of the local automotive industry...

25 Feb 2019

Gugs roads rehabilitation project well underway
Gugs roads rehabilitation project well underway

The City of Cape Town's Transport Directorate is making great progress with its Gugulethu Roads Rehabilitation project...

25 Feb 2019

Have your say on traffic laws
Have your say on traffic laws

The Traffic Law Enforcement Committee has invited members of the public to provide comments on the future and direction of road traffic law enforcement in South Africa...

18 Feb 2019

Driving during loadshedding
Driving during loadshedding

The current loadshedding dilemma is affecting daily functioning on various levels, and motorists, in particular, are voicing distress over interruptions in traffic...

13 Feb 2019

DHL Global Forwarding launches Global Competence Center for Humanitarian Logistics
DHL Global Forwarding launches Global Competence Center for Humanitarian Logistics

DHL Global Forwarding has consolidated its portfolio of humanitarian logistics services within its first Global Competence Center for Humanitarian Logistics in Dubai...

8 Feb 2019

SONA 2019: Road closures
SONA 2019: Road closures

To accommodate the State of the Nation Address (SONA) and the opening of Parliament on Thursday, 7 February 2019, several roads will be closed in and around the Cape Town CBD...

6 Feb 2019

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