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Work Or Will Tell People 'Dhulai Karo': Nitin Gadkari's Warning to Road & Transport Officials  News18

The Union Minister, whose portfolios include road transport and Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, was addressing a convention of Laghu Udyog Bharti, ...


Kenworth Museum to host Road transport hall of fame | Logistics, Trucking & Transport News  Prime Mover

Alice Springs the home of the iconic Kenworth Museum will again host the annual National Road Transport Hall of Fame where honourees, including 50 new ...


John FitzGerald: Congestion charges may be the fairest way to tax road users  The Irish Times

In the next few years, we will need to commit to a new tax regime for road transport.


When no roads lead to the coast  The Hindu

Instead of bringing joy, the mention of monsoon brings a scare to many people travelling between the coast and other parts of the State as they dread the loss of ...


Over two-thirds of works on Al Qudra-Lehbab project completed  Gulf News

Dubai: More than two-thirds of construction works of Al Qudra-Lehbab Roads Intersection Project in Dubai have been completed, the Roads and Transport ...


Full steam ahead for National Road Transport Hall of Fame Truckies' Reunion  ABC News

The National Road Transport Historical Society's Truckies' Reunion, which attracts thousands of visitors from all over Australia to the Red Centre, will go ahead ...


Enable the differently-abled  Deccan Herald

The continuing indifference of state road transport corporations (SRTCs) to the plight of the differently-abled is disturbing and unacceptable. It is well-known that ...


Feds consider building road to transport fish around Big Bar slide  Ladysmith Chronicle

Crews are moving rocks and boulders to create passageways in the Fraser River.


Call for inquiry to probe road transport industry 'crisis'  Government News

Transport workers have launched a call for a Senate inquiry to probe the pressures pushing the industry to breaking point. Shadow Assistant Minister for Road ...


Compliance under the spotlight in Birmingham and Manchester  Motor Transport

Invergold Associates is holding two one-day conferences to bring operators up to date with the latest developments that affect the road transport industry, with a ...


National Road Transport Hall of Fame in administration after investigation finds financial irregularities  ABC News

The future of one of outback Australia's tourist drawcards, the National Transport Hall of Fame, is in doubt after an independent audit found financial irregularities ...


Development of Road Transport Infrastructure Rocketing in LNG Importing Countries  JD Supra

Gas Infrastructure Europe (GIE) engaged FTI Consulting to assess the development of small scale LNG infrastructure across Europe. Building on GIE's existing ...


New transport minister taking wrong road  Bangkok Post

Just a few weeks into his new job, Transport Minister Saksayam Chidchob already seems one of the hardest-working figures in cabinet, and maybe also the ...


How the new Motor Vehicles Act puts us on the road to safety  Moneycontrol

The new legislation addresses a gamut of issues impacting road safety.As far as road safety is concerned, discipline is imperative.


Supreme Court orders committee to review ecological aspects of Chardham project  The Hindu

The Supreme Court has ordered the setting up of an independent committee take a view on whether the Centre's ambitious 900 kilometre, ₹12,000 crore ...


Lagos needs more transport and less talk  The Africa Report

Lagos, if classified as a separate country, would be the seventh-largest economy on the continent.


Policy Being Developed For Kids Behaviour On Buses By Land Transport Authority  Fiji Sun Online

The Land Transport Authority (LTA) is currently working on a Children Code of Conduct Policy to look at children behaviour on buses as part of its controlled ...


New HGV laws will give regulators 'teeth and improve safety'  BBC News

New rules governing the roadworthiness of HGVs will give Manx transport authorities "teeth" to tackle "unscrupulous" operators, a haulage firm boss has said.


Road to ruin: transport woes to worsen as population booms  Sydney Morning Herald

The outlook for Sydney comes as no surprise (''Sydney faces traffic crunch'', August 13). Our city is being destroyed by the governance of the Liberal ...


It’s a late beginning but the route has been well charted  Livemint

Safety of commuters requires that roads are audited periodically.A government committee estimated that road accidents rose by about 50% between 2005 and ...


Economics of road transport starting to favor renewables  pv magazine International

According to a new report by BNP Paribas Asset Management, renewables offer more advantages than simply mitigating climate change. Electricity is easier to ...


AP State Road Transport Corporation designs route map to introduce e-buses in Vijayawada  The New Indian Express

According to RTC officials, the Central Government has sanctioned 300 electric buses to the Corporation as part of phase-II of FAME (Faster Adoption and ...


Legal Leadership Conclave: This is the time that we need independent, impartial arbitration, says Union Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari  India Legal

Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways, Nitin Gadkari spoke on the subject titled Challenging of Arbitration Session by Litigant in the Technical ...


Ethiopia, AfDB sign $98m grant for Road Transport Corridor Project  ESI Africa

AfDB Group signs $98 million grant agreement from the ADF to help finance phase one of the Ethiopia–Djibouti Road Transport Corridor Project.


Quader sees no tailbacks  The Daily Star

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader yesterday said there were no long tailbacks on the highways during the rush of holidaymakers. Vehicles ...


Rising debts, empty pockets! Telangana State road transport corporation loses Rs 928 crore in a year  The New Indian Express

Grants received by State transport corporation are not enough to even pay back interest on the loans.


Transport For London Sets Out Economic Wins From More Walking And Cycling In 29-Page PDF  Forbes

Transport for London (TfL) has launched a PDF packed with infographics setting out the strong economic case for investing in more walking and cycling ...


Agility reports large increase in second quarter profitability  FreightWaves

Global logistics provider Agility (DFM: AGLTY) reported a 20 percent increase in net profit for the second quarter of 2019. However, the company reported a ...


Rail, road transport improve across Kerala amid inclement weather  Onmanorama

Thiruvananthapuram: Rail and road traffic are slowly picking up across Kerala days after widespread disruption owing to floods and landslides in the wake of ...


President approves Motor Vehicles Amendment Act  Livemint

President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday gave assent to the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act, 2019, that aims to make Indian roads safer, reduce corruption and ...


When whimsy, not transport science, dictates traffic policies  The Manila Times

There is a traffic plan for Manhattan's 14th Street in New York City, easily the borough's most congested road. The New York City government is coordinating ...


Government unveils 80m pot to decarbonise aviation and road transport  edie.net

In a bid to spur the development of new low-carbon transport technologies and systems on the path to net-zero by 2050, the UK has launched a new £80m ...


Transport Ministry to push ahead with road construction projects  Radio Prague

The state will spend 87 billion crowns on road construction projects next year, five billion crowns more than originally planned, Transport Minister Vladimír ...


Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation Loses Rs 50 Crores in Floods Within 10 Days: Report  India.com News

The rainfall in Maharashtra caused a flood situation across the state and resulted in a loss of Rs 50 crores for the State Road Transport Corporation in the last 10 ...


Dubai-Sharjah road to be closed for 3 weeks  Khaleej Times

A *service* road connecting Ajman to Dubai via Sharjah will be closed again for three weeks. The Ministry of Infrastructure Development announced on Thursday ...


Rush back to Dhaka: Hassles on return journey too  The Daily Star

Bus and launch terminals and railway stations in the capital witnessed floods of incoming passengers yesterday as most offices and business open today after ...


Refrigerated Road Transport Market May See a Big Move  ScoopJunction

Market study report Titled Global Refrigerated Road Transport Market 2019 Industry Research Report is now available at Researchunt. This one of a kind report ...


Road Transport Ministry draft on accessible public transport a welcome step  NewzHook

Lack of accessibility of public transport has been a major issue for people with disabilities. Despite many petitions, court orders and appeals, public buses ...


No lesson was learned  The Daily Star

We are deeply saddened to learn that at least 26 people died in road accidents across the country during the three-day Eid vacation. Four more died on ...


European Road Freight Transport Mobility Report 2019: Market is Highly Fragmented, with the Top 10 Only Accounting for 10% of the Market  GlobeNewswire

Dublin, July 26, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Future Mobility: European Road Freight Transport 2019" report has been added to ...


Opinion | The Gadkari plan for behavioural change on roads  Livemint

Thirty-five years ago a Maruti 800 changed the way we drove. Last week Nitin Gadkari, Union minister for road transport and highways, got the approval of ...


Lok Sabha passes Motor Vehicles Amendment Bill  Livemint

NEW DELHI: The Lok Sabha on Tuesday passed the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill, 2019, which seeks to transform Indian roads with adequate safety ...


Future Mobility Markets for the European Road Freight Transport Industry 2019: Reality Check, Democratisation of Technology, Charging Models, Innovations, Management & Networks, Digital Marketplaces  PRNewswire

DUBLIN, July 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Future Mobility: European Road Freight Transport 2019" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's ...


Transport NSW say Alpine Way, Khancoban will reopen  Daily Advertiser

REMOVED: The road to Perisher and Thredbo is expected to reopen sometime Monday. Alpine Way has been closed for a week after a rockslide. Picture: ...


Stop-start motor technology to make road transport cleaner  Transport and Logistics News

Air pollution in Australian cities, while by global standards is generally considered good, still remains an issue with the World Health Organisation estimating ...


SE16: £80million cash boost announced for transport improvements to Canada Water and Surrey Quays  Southwark News

Over £80million of Government cash has been awarded today for transport improvements around Canada Water and Surrey Quays. Among the changes ...


Transport agency takes 35 offending operators off the road  Stuff.co.nz

The NZ Transport Agency's cancellation of 35 transport licences in under a year has the industry worried. As the number of casualties mounts, there's debate ...


Road safety still remains elusive  newagebd.net

AT LEAST 21 people died and 80 became injured in road accidents in eight districts on Thursday. Eight of them died in an accident in Feni while three each died ...


Sri Lanka commences construction work on Colombo Light Rail project  Urban Transport News

Ministry of Megapolis & Western Development of Govt. of Sri Lanka has commenced the construction work of first phase of Colombo light rail transit project.


Not 'happy' Liz: WA road transport heavies refute Roe 8 levy fund claim  Sydney Morning Herald

WA's two leading road transport groups have refuted claims by Liberal leader Liza Harvey that trucking companies were “happy” to pay a levy to fund extensions ...


Iran aims to increase transit share in East-West route  Mehr News Agency - English Version

TEHRAN, Aug. 16 (MNA) – Iranian Minister of Roads and Urban Development Mohammad Eslami said on Fri. that the Islamic Republic of Iran has targeted to ...


Tata Motors Delivers 40 Electric Buses to Jammu & Kashmir State Road Transport Corporation  News18

Tata Motors has supplied 40 9m 900mm Floor Height Non AC buses to the Jammu & Kashmir State Road Transport Corporation. The Hon'ble Governor of ...


New roads and paths planned for Burnham in council's long-term transport strategy  Burnham-On-Sea

Millions of pounds worth of improvements to Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge's roads, paths and M5 motorway junction are being planned as part of ...


Stay alert of BNP-Jamaat conspiracies  The Daily Star

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader yesterday called upon party leaders and activists to remain alert against “conspiracies of BNP-Jamaat clique” ...


Road Transport Refrigeration Equipment Market Analysis and Forecast to 2024 By Latest Trends, Size, Developments in Manufacturing Technology and Regional Growth Overview  The Otiloti

Global “Road Transport Refrigeration Equipment market” 2019-2024 Research Report provides comprehensive marketing research and future forecasts of the ...


Transporters put on hold buying new trucks; say biz environment unviable  BusinessLine

Two major transport industry bodies, All India Transporters Welfare Association (AITWA) and All India Motor Transport Congress (AIMTC) have lashed out at the ...


Northern Road upgrade reaches crucial final stage for transport operators | Truck Trailer Building & Equipment News  Trailer Magazine

Integrated transport in Sydney's congested west and southwest is expected to receive relief as the sixth and final stage of the Northern Road Upgrade nears ...


Aussie men want women to get paid more for this job  Courier Mail

Its the job Australian men want more women in — and paid more fairly.


Unfinished road in Russia is 'drive through hell'  BBC News

A Russian driver has described the "kilometre through hell" he travelled on finding out that a new road to the city of Yaroslavl was far from finished. "I was driving ...


SA Road Transport Association executive director Steve Shearer  The Murray Pioneer

A RENMARK truck driver is being hailed a hero for making the ultimate sacrifice on the Sturt Highway last week and tragically losing his life in a double fatality.


[LISTEN] 'Potholes of death' in Gauteng to be fixed  Jacaranda FM

Gauteng MEC for Infrastructure Development, Jacob Mamabolo launched an R40 million investment in road infrastructure in Emfuleni on Friday.


E-Bike rider killed in crash with transport Thursday  BlackburnNews.com

Lambton OPP now say a 53-year-old E-Bike rider died early Thursday morning in a collision with a transport truck. Police, and Lambton EMS responded at about ...


Living in Surbiton: area guide to homes, schools and transport  Homes and Property

Fearing damage to its carriage trade, Kingston refused to allow the builders of the London and Southampton Railway to open a station in its town centre. Instead ...


SICCI Calls on MID to Convene Road Transport Board  Solomon Times Online

The Solomon Islands Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SICCI) calls on Government through the Ministry of Infrastructure and Development (MID) to convene ...


Traffic management still a challenge for Chandigarh administration, says VP Singh Badnore  Times of India

While the Chandigarh administration putting its best efforts to solve traffic woes in city beautiful, the Punjab Governor-cum-UT Administrator, VP Sin.


BMC Has Rs 58,000 Crore, but Mumbai Gets Flooded Every Year, Says Nitin Gadkari  News18

The money (which the BMC has) can also be used to recycle the wastewater which is discharged into the sea to rid it of pollutants, Gadkari said.


NE Strategically Located In Govt’s Plans Of Multimodal Transport, Trans-Asian Railway  Guwahati Plus

A massive change is happening in the transportation sector in the northeast under the Act East Policy of the government such that in another 5 to 10 years, the ...


There's a simple reason authorities want us in cars - Joseph Gatt  Times of Malta

It is by now very clear to all, except possibly a few political fanatics, that the current road widening strategy will not solve the issue of car congestion but merely ...


The new Motor Vehicles Bill paves the way for safer roads  BusinessLine

The emphasis of the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill 2019 passed by both Houses of Parliament in the just concluded session, is on road safety, and rightly so.


Zambia : RTSA Promises to clear the backlog of printing over 150,000 Driving Licence cards by end of September 2019  Lusaka Times

Lusaka - Zambia: The Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) has said that it has put in place modalities to print and clear the backlog of over 150000 ...


Zambia : Government appoints new RTSA board  Lusaka Times

Lusaka - Zambia: Government has appointed and inaugurated a new Board of Directors for the Road Transport and Safety Agency. Transport and ...


Brighton's air quality 'improving' but NO2 still at illegal levels  AirQualityNews

Brighton's air quality is gradually improving as some of its problem air pollution spots are now compliant with legal levels, the council has announced. Brighton ...


Transport and Main Roads to target trucks on Warrego Hwy  Big Rigs

Highway upgrades include weighing services for transport inspectors.


TS Road Transport Corporation fined Rs 5000 for ticket goof-up  Deccan Chronicle

Hyderabad: The Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum has penalised the TS Road Transport Corporation Rs 5,000 and directed to refund the ticket fare of a ...


Kwinana Freeway crowned one of Australia's worst roads as Perth congestion set to increase  ABC News

Cars will remain the preferred choice for Perth commuters for the next decade because of their speed and convenience, but congestion will get worse leaving ...


Trucking companies and unions unite to tackle a looming new Amazon threat  Sydney Morning Herald

Trucking companies, retailers and unions have formed a rare alliance to fight an impending disruption of Australia's road transport industry by Amazon and Uber ...


Jack Richards & Son of Fakenham joins forces with Turners creating transport business with turnover of £475 million  Lynn News

Hauliers Jack Richards & Son, based in Fakenham, has joined forces with another major East Anglian transport firm which has bought 80 per cent of its shares.


Opinion | Can Nitin Gadkari break the deadly ‘chakra-view’ of Indian roads?  Livemint

The gigantic 'battle of cousins' in the Indian epic Mahabharata, set in Kurukshtra in modern-day Haryana, entered a crucial phase on day 13. That was the day ...


Rail disruption expected all evening with 155 minute road diversion after lorry crash at Castle Cary  Somerset Live

Services between Westbury and Weymouth are affected.


Importance of logistics industry must be recognised | Road Transport UK Haulier  UK Haulier News

Freight distribution around the UK is usually split into Long Haul, Regional and Urban Distribution. It is in the latter category that we have seen the emergence of ...


Road transport leads in country's cargo transportation via TRASECA  AzerNews

The fact that a significant part of cargo transportation between Asia and Europe passes through the territory of Azerbaijan not only increases the economic power ...


Soon, MMR to recycle old cars in green plant  Times of India

The Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) is about to get a recycling plant for old and abandoned vehicles, which promises huge savings in terms of the env.


IA investment report garners call to look further  Australasian Transport News

Infrastructure Australia's 2019 Audit report continues to garner comment in industry and academic circles, with the National Road Transport Association (NatR...


Potholes, water logging continue to slow down Delhi traffic during monsoon  Hindustan Times

Senior traffic officials said reminders are sent to civic agencies to fill potholes and complete road repair work by May so that there is ample time for the asphalt ...


BMC Has Rs 58,000 Crore in Fixed Deposit Yet Mumbai Gets Flooded Every Year: Gadkari  India.com News

Gadkari asserted that the money (which the BMC has) can also be used to recycle the wastewater which is discharged into the sea to rid it of pollutants.


5 National Transport Policies to Build Thriving Cities  TheCityFix.com

Over the past 50 years, transport planners have tended to focus on reducing congestion to improve people's mobility within cities. But increasing road…


Damaged roads to be repaired in 3 days before Eid: Quader  The Daily Star

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader today said all dilapidated roads across the country will be repaired within three days before Eid-ul-Azha ...


Toi Ohomai's first road transport cadetship graduate is a woman aged 19  New Zealand Herald

Dayna Callender can handle a truck-and-trailer unit like a boss. The 19-year-old Mount Maunganui woman is the first student in the region to complete the Bay ...


A Year Since Road Safety Demo: Lofty promises, little action  The Daily Star

After last year's unprecedented demonstration for safer roads, different government bodies, police, and transport leaders made a series of lofty promises.


Know the steps needed for increased adoption of electric vehicles  The Financial Express

While EVs are cost-competitive in the long run, by 2025 they are also expected to be cost-effective in terms of upfront cost, vis-a-vis petrol/diesel vehicles.


First Toi Ohomai road transport cadetship graduate - The Bay's News First  SunLive

Dayna Callender might be diminutive, young and a female but don't underestimate her – she can handle a truck-and-trailer unit like a boss. At just 19 years old, ...


Panasonic may set up li-ion battery module assembly unit in India  Livemint

NEW DELHI: Japan's Panasonic Corp. is exploring opportunities to set up a facility for assembling lithium-ion (li-ion) battery modules in India, said a top ...


Can Tokyo's efficient rail system handle Olympic strain?  Japan Today

First, Tokyo Olympic fans will have to find scarce tickets and pay the price. Then there's the quandary of landing a hotel room with rates that are being inflated ...


Ban hands-free phones in cars after rise in road deaths, MPs suggest  The Guardian

Transport select committee calls for tougher penalties on drivers using mobile phones.


Double-decker buses running on alternative fuel to be reality soon  Livemint

Double-decker buses running on alternative fuel with staff like airline cabin crew and air-conditioned bus ports could be a reality soon if Parliament approves the ...


Road Transport Act 2018: financial aid or compensation?  newagebd.net

FOLLOWING the countrywide student protests demanding road safety, the Road Transport Act 2018 was passed in parliament in mid-September last year.


What The Truck?!? Backhaul: HOS Cha-cha-changes  FreightWaves

On this episode we're covering all the latest headlines, talking HOS changes, digital brokers road to to profit, playing earnings over/under, hearing.


Commute time for Ellenbrook, Morley drivers halved with opening of penultimate section of Northlink  PerthNow

The commute time for motorists travelling between Ellenbrook and Morley has been in cut in half with the opening of a new stretch of road today.


EVs to run on pink slips?  Observer Research Foundation

In early January 2016, an inter-ministerial meeting – chaired by India's Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari, and attended by Oil Minister.


Government authorises NATRAX for vehicle testing  Autocar India

The NATRAX facility near Indore is now authorised for automotive testing. Click here to know more.


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