Sherry Zameer
SOUTH AFRICA
Why smart transportation is a game changer for Africa

Why smart transportation is a game changer for Africa
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[Sherry Zameer] Many of the approaches and technologies which combine to form a smart city are being applied from Cape Town through to Cairo...

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Maroefah Smith
Maroefah Smith
[Transport] Chariot has launched Europe's first daily commuter shuttle service in the United Kingdom. The shuttle service will operate in London with four routes aimed at complementing the city's existing public transport system.
Posted 1 year ago | Like
Mike Whitfield
SOUTH AFRICA
This is why Transport Month matters

This is why Transport Month matters
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[Mike Whitfield] Since 2005, South Africa has been celebrating October as Transport Month and 12 years later, we may have forgotten just how vital the transportation sector is to our economy and our growing nation...

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Tom Jackson
SOUTH AFRICA
Mobility startups invited to apply for Man accelerator

Mobility startups invited to apply for Man accelerator[Tom Jackson] African mobility startups are invited to apply for the Man Truck and Bus Impact Accelerator, which offers access to mentorship and visits to mobility hotspots in Cape Town, Mumbai, Munich, and San Francisco...

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Ilse van den Berg
SOUTH AFRICA
Uber to go public, launches Movement tool

Uber to go public, launches Movement tool[Ilse van den Berg] NEWSWATCH: Things have no doubt been abuzz at Uber with new CEO Dara Khosrowshahi wanting to take the company public in the next 18 to 36 months. In addition, the company has officially launched its Movement tool...

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Ilse van den Berg
Ilse van den Berg
[Transport] Every Sunday from 7am-2pm nearly two million residents of Bogota, Colombia enjoy 120km of car-free streets.
Posted 2 years ago | Like
Ilse van den Berg
Ilse van den Berg
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Boris Dzhingarov
SOUTH AFRICA
Truck-driving jobs are getting popular around the world - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] According to the latest statistics, truck-driving jobs are now part of almost every list of top jobs today...

Posted 2 years ago | Like
Cari Coetzee
SOUTH AFRICA
Innovation in transport calls for equally innovative change in vehicle insurance

Innovation in transport calls for equally innovative change in vehicle insurance[Cari Coetzee] We spoke to Rudolf Britz about how market changes, new technology, and innovative companies in the transport industry are disrupting the insurance industry...

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Cari Coetzee
SOUTH AFRICA
#InnovationMonth: from one driver to a sustainable transport company

#InnovationMonth: from one driver to a sustainable transport company[Cari Coetzee] William and Linell Schmidt, started the Limetime Shuttle service with one drive in 2013. Now they travel to 19 different destinations and passed the 1 million km mark...

Posted 2 years ago | Like
Cari Coetzee
SOUTH AFRICA
#YouthMonth: Creating the largest digital transport marketplace in Africa

#YouthMonth: Creating the largest digital transport marketplace in Africa[Cari Coetzee] As we are celebrating the success of South Africa's youth, I asked Rion Henning, starter-upper, founder and managing director of BidShip, the Uber of logistics, to tell us about his journey to success...

Posted 2 years ago | Like
Cari Coetzee
SOUTH AFRICA
Traffic is a fact of life, but we can plan smarter

The TomTom Team
The TomTom Team
[Cari Coetzee] TomTom recently released the results from the TomTom Traffic Index 2016. We asked TomTom traffic analyst, Jaap Schaapherder to shed some extra light on their findings...

Posted 3 years ago | Like
Martin Vergunst
SOUTH AFRICA
Converging technologies unlocking greater efficiencies for logistics operators

Converging technologies unlocking greater efficiencies for logistics operators[Martin Vergunst] The convergence of technologies such as Cloud computing, mobility, Big Data and the Internet of Things (IoT) are creating unprecedented opportunities for logistics operators...

Posted 3 years ago | Like (1)
Rhys Evans
SOUTH AFRICA
Tighter control in transport industry needed to curb drunk-driving accidents

Tighter control in transport industry needed to curb drunk-driving accidents[Rhys Evans] The reality is that many accidents are caused by professional drivers in the transport industry and the number of accidents caused by driving under the influence...

Posted 3 years ago | Like
Rhys Evans
SOUTH AFRICA
Benefits of alcohol testing in transport

Benefits of alcohol testing in transport[Rhys Evans] The trucking and transportation sector is vital to the economic wellbeing of South Africa, ensuring the flow of goods between provinces for both local consumption and export...

Posted 4 years ago | Like
Cari Coetzee
SOUTH AFRICA
Going somewhere? Don't forget to take TomTom Start 50 with you.

Going somewhere? Don't forget to take TomTom Start 50 with you.[Cari Coetzee] The TomTom Start 50 is an entry-level product that is a perfect little travelling companion, especially if you're a new driver...

Posted 3 years ago | Like
Chris Barry
SOUTH AFRICA
Passing the bus

Chris Barry[Chris Barry] In respect of the Johannesburg bus rapid transit (BRT) system, could someone please inform the public as to what is actually going on?

Posted 5 years ago | Like
SOUTH AFRICA
Law enforcement, not speed reduction, will reduce road carnage

[Wayne Duvenage] South Africa's road accident deaths are among the highest in the world, with only undeveloped countries such as Eritrea, Angola, Ethiopia, The Gambia and war-torn countries like Iraq and Afghanistan registering higher figures.

Posted 7 years ago | Like
Paddy Hartdegen
SOUTH AFRICA
Santaco plan to launch passenger liner

Paddy Hartdegen[Paddy Hartdegen] The South African National Taxi Association's airline made its maiden flight last week when a plane carrying a number of passengers, government officials, businessmen and media representatives flew from Lanseria to Bisho.

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