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Little known ramifications of paying an admission of guilt fine
Little known ramifications of paying an admission of guilt fineArticle

The relatively simple act of paying an admission of guilt fine is often understandably perceived as a quick and easy way to extricate oneself from trouble with the law...

Jerome Levitz 26 Mar 2021

Tiger Advantage Plus - the ultimate benefit service
Tiger Advantage Plus - the ultimate benefit serviceArticle

As a limited time offer, Tiger Wheel & Tyre are giving customers a free three-month membership for one vehicle to the programme when buying any two or more premium brand tyres...

Issued by Tiger Wheel & Tyre 28 Jan 2021

Get to grips with AARTO with an online course from expert
Get to grips with AARTO with an online course from expertArticle

Alta Swanepoel has developed an online training course to assist company representatives and individuals understand the impact of the AARTO legislation...

Issued by LexisNexis 11 Nov 2020

Challenges facing SABC's proposal to collect license fees on private streaming channels
Challenges facing SABC's proposal to collect license fees on private streaming channelsArticle

SABC's licensing proposal involving Netflix, MultiChoice and DStv is the subject of some quite passionate debate and controversy. Measures are widely seen as a desperate attempt to address the SABC's dire financial plight without addressing the reasons that created it in the first place...

Ian Jacobsberg 29 Oct 2020

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D-Day looms for expired vehicle discsArticle

The Road Traffic Management Corporation has reminded motorists to renew any vehicle licence discs, which expired between March and May...

22 Sep 2020

Save money with these 5 lockdown car checks
Save money with these 5 lockdown car checksArticle

The South African Tyre Manufacturing Conference recommends the following checks you can do now to save you money and return to the road safely...

10 Jun 2020

SA records reduction in festive season fatalities
SA records reduction in festive season fatalitiesArticle

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

Matt Putman, CEO of iKhokha.
SMEs can now also sell prepaid products and services digitallyArticle

Until recently, only larger retailers could sell consumers airtime, data and prepaid utility services digitally but now small business owners across South Africa have been empowered to start selling these products without any cash outlay...

24 Dec 2019

Vodacom, Mastercard launches VodaPay Masterpass digital payments app
Vodacom, Mastercard launches VodaPay Masterpass digital payments appArticle

South African telecoms giant Vodacom and global payments firm Mastercard on Thursday announced a new secure digital wallet and payments app called VodaPay Masterpass...

Andy Walker 16 Jul 2019

Make taxi recapitalisation programme compulsory
Make taxi recapitalisation programme compulsoryArticle

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

Vincent Raseroka 6 Jun 2019

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

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

10 fuel-saving tips this festive season
10 fuel-saving tips this festive seasonArticle

We'll be spending more money than usual and here are some fuel-saving tips for this festive season...

20 Dec 2018

Traffic Department wants to send fines via Facebook
Traffic Department wants to send fines via FacebookArticle

The AARTO Amendment Bill is currently before the NCOP for final approval. Infringement Notices may go straight to social media...

Jason Snyman 6 Mar 2018

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SA's festive drivers: 46,029 speed, 15,538 unlicensed, 14,174 vehicles unlicensedArticle

Statistics released by the Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC) on Friday revealed the top five offences based on written traffic fines...

Penwell Dlamini 29 Dec 2017

#OrchidsandOnions: A road traffic ad, which is... fine. And a soap one, which needs a clean-up
#OrchidsandOnions: A road traffic ad, which is... fine. And a soap one, which needs a clean-upArticle

I know this is going to sound like a self-indulgent “house ad” but I must say that, since I have been working here at The Citizen, I have come to respect the newspaper's independence and the fact that it really has not been “captured” by anyone politically...

Brendan Seery 17 Oct 2017

John Loxton
How to choose the right fleet management providerArticle

It is difficult to explain why local fleet owners do not make more use of professional fleet management services. We probably have a lack of trust here in the ability of service providers...

John Loxton 26 Jun 2017

Western Cape vs Joburg: traffic fine differences will shock you
Western Cape vs Joburg: traffic fine differences will shock youArticle

Different municipalities and provinces have different traffic fine legislation. But you may be surprised at just how big the difference is...

Megan Ellis 5 Jun 2017

Six trends in retail payments
Six trends in retail paymentsArticle

Payments technology plays a critical role for retailers, ensuring a fast and smooth shopping experience for consumers, as they transact billions of rand every month...

1 Jun 2017

Protecting yourself from identity theft
Protecting yourself from identity theftArticle

A current court case, dealing with a house that was sold fraudulently, has highlighted the risks of identity theft. Here's what you need to know...

Issued by Private Property South Africa 16 Mar 2017

#BestofBiz 2016: Logistics & Transport
#BestofBiz 2016: Logistics & TransportArticle

We've compiled our annual #BestofBiz 2016 lists across all our industries featuring our most popular articles, most-read contributors...

8 Dec 2016

Traffic fines system problematic - cities
Traffic fines system problematic - citiesArticle

The cities of Johannesburg and Tshwane no longer want to be test cases...

Khulekani Magubane 15 Nov 2016

Road engineers urged to design safe roads
Road engineers urged to design safe roadsArticle

Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has called on road engineers to design safe roads, as the state of the country's road surface continues to pose a challenge...

7 Oct 2016

City pilots card payments at vehicle registration centres
City pilots card payments at vehicle registration centresArticle

The City of Cape Town started piloting the use of card payment facilities at its motor vehicle registration office in the Cape Town Civic Centre. The first day saw more than...

29 Jun 2016

Sanral has new e-toll tactics
Sanral has new e-toll tacticsArticle

Selling your car to an individual or a dealer is going to be harder as a new process that will enable the buyer to know if the vehicle has outstanding e-tolls is being developed...

25 Feb 2016

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Nine traffic offences you will get arrested for this festive seasonArticle

The Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC) has warned motorists they will be arrested on the spot for several traffic offences this festive season...

Lizeka Tandwa 23 Dec 2015

4 ways that your driving habits can effect your credit score
4 ways that your driving habits can effect your credit scoreArticle

When most people think about improving their credit score when it comes to their cars they think of lowering interest rates, but there are ways your behaviour inside your car affects your credit rating...

Nic Bowen 18 Sep 2015

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6 steps to spring clean your financesArticle

It's Spring! The season of renewal and the perfect time to shake off the old ideas and usher in the new. That's what the symbolic act of spring cleaning is all about. An annual ritual of shaking off the cobwebs, rearranging the furniture, and starting all over again. And in a world of needs and wants, the same could apply to your finances...

Schalk Malan 18 Sep 2015

Bonang's menage a twar
Bonang's menage a twarArticle

As if the home wrecker label placed on Mzansi's "It Girl" Bonang Matheba was not enough, she was dubbed "The Side chick [mistress] of Africa" on Twitter...

Leonie Wagner 15 Sep 2015

Know the traffic fine rules with MiWay's free e-book
Know the traffic fine rules with MiWay's free e-bookArticle

Do you know your rights? Do you know the rules and obligations applicable to you and the officer when a Metro police officer pulls you over?

29 Jul 2015

Tips to reduce your vehicle's running costs
Tips to reduce your vehicle's running costsArticle

Finding ways to reduce the running costs of a motor vehicle can go a long way in relieving financial strain...

24 Jul 2015

E-tolls no block to discs
E-tolls no block to discsArticle

You cannot be refused a vehicle licence disc because of outstanding e-tolls, said the Justice Project SA yesterday...

6 Jul 2015

Roads bill would cut need for legal assistance
Roads bill would cut need for legal assistanceArticle

Actuaries in the Department of Transport are looking into four aspects of the Road Accident Benefit Schemes Bill, which were flagged as problematic at public consultations...

Linda Ensor 5 Mar 2015

Mall payment kiosks for Ekurhuleni residents
Mall payment kiosks for Ekurhuleni residentsArticle

Ekurhuleni residents will soon be able to walk into major malls around the city and pay for or view their municipal services accounts while at the mall.

13 Oct 2014

Fleet management boost for performance
Fleet management boost for performanceArticle

Local firms are increasingly turning to fleet management specialists to take care of the myriad challenges they face in keeping their vehicles on the road. By outsourcing their fleet management function, companies can free up their management teams to focus on their core business.

17 Feb 2014

Dipuo Peters in Madonsela's sights
Dipuo Peters in Madonsela's sightsArticle

Transport Minister Dipuo Peters is on public protector Thuli Madonsela's radar for alleged improper conduct involving a tussle over R500m in traffic fines and licence renewal fees.

Sipho Masombuka 3 Dec 2013

Hawks probe R12m eNatis dealArticle

Tasima, the consortium at the centre of the controversial multi-million-rand eNatis contract, is being accused of billing the Transport Department R12-million for work not done.

Sipho Masombuka 14 Aug 2013

Hawks probe Tasima billings
Hawks probe Tasima billingsArticle

Tasima, the consortium at the centre of the controversial multi-million-rand eNatis contract, is being accused of billing the Transport Department R12m for work not done.

Sipho Masombuka 13 Aug 2013

Upgrade for TNT Express' southern Africa fleet
Upgrade for TNT Express' southern Africa fleetArticle

On 27 June 2013, global express delivery company TNT Express announced it has made a deal with the Imperial Group to upgrade its southern Africa fleet. This will improve the company's capacity for national and cross-border transportation of cargo such as large, bulky freight, says TNT Express' sales and marketing director, Shane de Beer.

28 Jun 2013

Chatsworth store completes 1000th opening for PnP
Chatsworth store completes 1000th opening for PnPArticle

The opening of the new Pick n Pay store on the corner of Tranquil and Joyhurst Streets in Chatsworth marks the 1000th store opening for the group and finalisation of a 30-year old dream of founder Raymond Ackerman.

29 Apr 2013

Traffic officers out in full force during Easter holidays
Traffic officers out in full force during Easter holidaysArticle

During the upcoming Easter holidays traffic law enforcement officers will be out in full force to examine driver and vehicle safety as well as impound unroadworthy vehicles, warned Transport Minister Ben Dikobe Martins.

12 Mar 2013

Motorists owe Durban R1.4bn in finesArticle

Errant motorists owe the eThekwini municipality R1.4 billion in traffic fines, the Mercury reported on Thursday (22 November).

22 Nov 2012

It's all fine with Jacaranda FM
It's all fine with Jacaranda FMArticle

As part of its 'Lekker to be here' campaign, Martin Bester of Jacaranda FM delighted people queuing at the Randburg traffic department on 1 August 2012, by announcing that he and the station would brighten everyone's day by paying R5000 of traffic fines.

3 Aug 2012

Govt explains traffic fines related to state vehiclesArticle

Government has clarified the rules pertaining to traffic fines for official state vehicles, saying recent media coverage on the issue indicated a lack of understanding of The National Road Traffic Act No. 93 of 1996.

27 Jul 2012

E-toll places burden on non-Gauteng drivers
E-toll places burden on non-Gauteng driversArticle

The cost to administer and enforce the regulations for the Gauteng Freeway Improvement Project (GFIP), or e-tolling, just added to motorists' burden and a simple fuel levy would have reduced this, say the Cape and Durban chambers of commerce.

17 Apr 2012

Law enforcement, not speed reduction, will reduce road carnageArticle

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.

Wayne Duvenage 18 Jan 2012

Ndebele sets the record straight: It's not his car
Ndebele sets the record straight: It's not his carArticle

The silver BMW 5-series reported by the City Press to have run up a heap of traffic fines does not belong to Transport Minister Sibusiso Ndebele, his office said in a statement yesterday, 10 January 2012.

11 Jan 2012

Pick n Pay launches loyalty programme
Pick n Pay launches loyalty programmeArticle

Consumers throughout the country can expect a sizeable portion of their grocery basket back in the form of loyalty points and will also receive additional special offers from Pick n Pay, as it launches its new loyalty programme.

18 Mar 2011

Bank launches online purchase facility for debit cardsArticle

Nedbank is pioneering a service that will enable the public to make internet-based Maestro and Electron debit card transactions safely.

10 Sep 2008

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