Upgrading jeepneys: The challenge of modernizing public transport in the PH
A transport strike in February by jeepney operators and drivers highlighted the challenges to modernizing an already antiquated mode of public transportation. E-vehicle Association of the Philippines Chairman Ferdie Raquel Santos says despite the ...
- Shepparton News
Public transport obstacles for Tatura
Wendy Lovell has described Tatura's public transport service as dysfunctional, raising the matter in parliament recently. Share · Share · Share · Email; 0 Comments. Share · Share · Share · Email; 0 Comments. Liberal member for Northern Victoria Wendy ...
- Newstalk ZB
Adele fans break public transport record
Auckland Transport is urging those travelling to see Adele this weekend to leave early. (AP). A record number of Adele concert-goers used public transport on Thursday. Auckland Transport's Brendon Main said the service carried 80 per cent of those ...
Record crowds use public transport to AdeleScoop.co.nz (press release)
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- Parrikar breathes new life into public transport system
Times of India
Porvorim: The state's fleet of public buses is set to be revamped, with the government earmarking Rs 150 crore for the purchase of hybrid electric buses for intra-city transportation. A dedicated traffic management plan for Panaji, Vasco, Margao ...and more »
- User-pays call for future public transport
Infrastructure Australia boss Philip Davies has urged governments to move to a user- pays approach to fund future infrastructure, rather than relying on taxpayer funds. Australia's reliance on taxpayer funds is unsustainable, particularly with an ...and more »
- The Age
Woman, teen sexually assaulted on public transport in Melbourne's ...
Police are looking for a man who they believe sexually assaulted a young woman and teenage girl on public transport in the south-eastern suburbs of ...
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- Woman, teen sexually assaulted on public transport in Melbourne's south-east
Police are looking for a man who they believe sexually assaulted a young woman and teenage girl on public transport in Melbourne's south-east. See your ad here. The first incident took place about 5pm on Sunday, November 20 when a man boarded a ...
- ITV News
Extra police on public transport following terror attack
Extra transport police have today been deployed at stations all over the region following the Westminster terror attack. Many will work extended shifts. Officers say the move has had a welcome reaction from passengers who have backed the move. There is ...and more »
Delft may be declared high-risk area for public transport
Cape Town – Western Cape transport MEC Donald Grant intends declaring Delft in Cape Town a high-risk area for public transport following recent minibus taxi violence. - Are you there and are you affected? Send us your eyewitness accounts and photos.and more »
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WATAG: next meeting and new public transport timetable
THE next meeting of the West Dorset Western Area Transport Action Group (WATAG) will be held on Thursday March 23rd at the WI Hall, North Street, at 6.30pm. This meeting meeting will commence with an Extraordinary General Meeting when some minor ...
- Pedestrian TV
Free public transport this Saturday on the Gold Coast
Trams, buses and trains will be free for everyone across all of South East Queensland this Saturday – including on the Gold Coast – as the State Government encourages Queenslanders to attend the first ever AFL Women's Grand Final at Metricon Stadium.
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- Pedestrian TV
SE QLD, REJOICE: Public Transport Is Free This Sat Thanks To The AFLW GF
Take note, south-east Queensland. For the first - and likely last - time in recorded history, a public transportation mix-up is going to play out in your favour. In honour of the historic AFL Women's Grand Final, every train, bus and ferry trip in the ...and more »
The Gateway: Public transport free for all, Gay panic defence scrapped in Queensland - Brisbane TimesBrisbane Times
The Gateway: Public transport free for all, Gay panic defence scrapped in Queensland
Sick of the rain yet? Aren't we funny creatures. There's always something about the weather to complain about. It's either too hot or too cold, too wet or too dry. I forget who it was, but a comedian once said perhaps we should all go and live in a ...and more »
- Daily Times
Public transport woes
Sir: Karachi is the fastest growing mega city in the world both in percentage and figure terms. Its population has been increasing day by day, but transport related problems have increased manifold in Karachi. Tens of thousands of public transport ...
Tram planning as part of a bigger public transport picture
The next year will be pivotal in determining the future of Adelaide's public transport system as the State Government continues its drive to significantly increase patronage. Wednesday March 22, 2017 Tram leaving Glenelg. Photo: Tony Lewis/InDaily.
AFL Women's grand final: Free public transport on offer in south-east Queensland to Gold Coast match - ABC OnlineABC Online
AFL Women's grand final: Free public transport on offer in south-east Queensland to Gold Coast match
Trains, buses, ferries and light rail will be free in Queensland's south-east on Saturday to attract more people to the AFL Women's grand final on the Gold Coast, Transport Minister Jackie Trad has said. The Brisbane Lions women's team will take on the ...
No tickets for AFLW grand final means free public transport for allCourier Mail
Free public transport Saturday tha
- Courier Mail
No tickets for AFLW grand final means free public transport for all
ALL passengers across the entire southeast public transport network will travel for free on Saturday, due to a decision not to issue tickets to the first women's AFL grand final. The AFL's decision not to issue tickets for the free event at Gold Coast ...
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Public Transport Drivers in Bogor Go on Strike - NETRALNEWS.COM
DEPOK, NETRALNEWS.COM - As a result of protests culminating in clashes between public transportation drivers and online motorcycle taxi drivers, a number ...and more »
- Singapore pilots account-based ticketing for public transport
Singapore's Land Transport Authority (LTA) and Mastercard have together launched a pilot of a new Account-Based Ticketing (ABT) System for public transport in the city. Singapore is the first in Asia and one of the few cities in the world to enable the ...and more »
- GMA News
Proposed law mandates priority seating for seniors in public transport
Senator Grace Poe has filed a bill seeking to mandate the designation of priority seats for the elderly in public transportation. Amending certain provisions of the Expanded Senior Citizens Act, Senate Bill No. 1367 will cover jeepneys, buses, rail ...
Planners beware: ride sharing could destroy public transport, Carlo Ratti says - The Australian Financial ReviewThe Australian Financial Review
Planners beware: ride sharing could destroy public transport, Carlo Ratti says
The Australian Financial Review
'Mobility is where we are seeing the beginning of a disruption': Carlo Ratti. 'Mobility is where we are seeing the beginning of a disruption': Carlo Ratti, Director of the SENSEable City Lab at MIT. Pat Scala. Share on twitter · Share on Google Plus ...
Athens public transport electronic ticket system up and running in June - Tornos News International Edition (press release)Tornos News International Edition (press release)
Athens public transport electronic ticket system up and running in June
Tornos News International Edition (press release)
Use of electronic tickets will begin on Athens public transport from June 1, Transport Minister Christos Spirtzis pledged on Monday, despite opposition from the Data Protection Authority regarding the personal details commuters are expected to divulge ...and more »
- The Straits Times
Rail life art: Commuter art done by doodlers on public transport
The Straits Times
Illustrator and cartoonist Favian Ee turns the page into a mirror, with a sketch of fellow Commute Sketchers members Francis Theo, Alvin Mark Tan and Erwin Lian plying their skills on the train. Drawings by the group's members have already been ...
- Deccan Chronicle
1300 Telangana villages have no public transport bus facility
Hyderabad: As many as 1,300 villages in Telangana do not have public bus facility and efforts are being made to provide them these services, Transport Minister P Mahender Reddy said today. The government is improving road connectivity on a largescale ...and more »
Shuttl bridging gap in public transport by allowing users to book a bus for daily commute at an affordable price - Financial ExpressFinancial Express
Shuttl bridging gap in public transport by allowing users to book a bus for daily commute at an affordable price
There are broadly two organised methods of commuting, one being public transport where one does not have a hassle-free experience and the other is a cab which is not cost-effective for everyday use. So, how does Shuttl merge the convenience of a cab ...
India to soon add pod taxis to its public transport system in six states
According to the media report, Maharashtra plans to build the route for Bandra and Bandra-Kurla Complex in Mumbai, while in Rajasthan it will be between Ajmer railway station and Ajmer Dargah, which is a 4.7 kms stretch. India to soon add pod taxis to ...and more »
- Enterprise Innovation
Singapore pilots account-based ticketing for public transport
Singapore's Land Transport Authority (LTA) has jointly launched with Mastercard a pilot of the Account-Based Ticketing (ABT) System for public transport. Singapore is the first in Asia and one of the few cities in the world to enable the usage of ...
- Daily News & Analysis
Curbs on public transport eased
Daily News & Analysis
After the All India Jat Aarakshan Sangharsh Samiti (AIJASS) on Sunday called off their protest march to the Parliament, scheduled for Monday, senior Delhi Police officers said the security in the Capital will be maintained as planned. Restrictions on ...and more »
Columnist Peter Mitchell on the Mornington Peninsula's public transport mess: 'In a nutshell, it's woefully inadequate' - Herald SunHerald Sun
Columnist Peter Mitchell on the Mornington Peninsula's public transport mess: 'In a nutshell, it's woefully inadequate'
A Mornington Peninsula electric tram service was justifiably never considered, so we are restricted to a single track non-electrified train service between Stony Point and Frankston, or a network of bus routes. In a nutshell, it's woefully inadequate ...and more »
- Times of India
QR codes to make public transport safer
Times of India
RANCHI: The district administration has decided to introduce QR codes on more than 1,300 petrol and electronic rickshaws and 70 buses in an effort to make public transport system safer, cleaner and user-friendly. Anyone can access details about the ...and more »
- Dorset Echo
Dorset County Council has made funding available for public ...
GRANTS are on offer to help isolated communities set up their own local transport scheme.and more »
- Taxis drivers top list of public transport offenders
Taxis were found to be involved in the most number of offences last month among all public transport vehicles. The findings were based on the Land Transport Department's checks on 15,114 public transport vehicles in February covering taxis, motorcycle ...
- Lack of public transport forces villagers to use autos
The New Indian Express
CHITRADURGA/ RAMPURA: The people of the Molakalmuru, Challakere and bordering villages of Hiriyur are deprived of public transport which results in them depending on autorickshaws for travelling. Even after having a depot at Challakere, no buses are ...and more »
Forget retiring to the country: Cities are luring pensioners who want a lively social life and good public transport - Daily MailDaily Mail
Forget retiring to the country: Cities are luring pensioners who want a lively social life and good public transport
'The spirit of retirement has changed,' says Clare Bacchus, of retirement property firm PegasusLife. 'We now have a 60-plus generation who want a "second adulthood".' They also want more from their property purchases. That includes entertainment space ...
Sofia Municipality Will Pay BGN 3.4M to Update Public Transport
Sofia Municipality will pay BGN 3.4M for two public procurement program implementations for integrated urban transport and urban regeneration. The first one will cost around BGN 2.3M and the winner of the competition must provide a system which will ...
In pictures: archive photos show what London's public transport used to look like - Time Out London (blog)Time Out London (blog)
In pictures: archive photos show what London's public transport used to look like
Time Out London (blog)
The family history site Ancestry has recently published more than 35,000 TfL staff records for the first time online. They reveal the lives of bus drivers and London Underground workers between 1863-1931, including details of the men who fought during ...
- ITV News
On the buses: Could Metro Mayors transform the future of public transport?
Calls are being made for buses in and around Liverpool to be re-regulated and for bus lanes to be reinstated. They're some of the ideas being touted by candidates in the first election for a metro mayor in the area. The winner will have powers over ...
- Beijing Today
Lothian Buses to offer HCE mobile payments for public transport in Scotland
PARTNER NEWS: Scottish commuters using public transport services operated by Lothian Buses will soon be able to pay for their journeys using a host card emulation (HCE) based mobile payment service powered by Nevis Technologies, the joint venture ...
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- SF holding meeting on public transport cuts
Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada is urging people from across Wexford to attend a public meeting at 7.30 p.m. tonight (Tuesday, March 14) on the importance of protecting public transport services. The Ireland South MEP is holding the meeting, Save Our ...
- Transport Scotland procures public transport ePurse
Transport Scotland has launched the procurement process for a national public transport ePurse and new back office system to support smart ticketing. An information day for prospective bidders is being held next week. Two contracts will be procured ...
Public transport in Panama City, San Miguelito set for facelift - Business News Americas (subscription)Business News Americas (subscription)
Public transport in Panama City, San Miguelito set for facelift
Business News Americas (subscription)
Panama's government cabinet has authorized the signing of contract between state-owned company Transporte Masivo de Panamá (TPM) - the concessionaire of ... Subscriber-Only Content. BNamericas develops thousands of news articles, analyses and ...and more »
- Ratepayers face $3.7m bill to improve public transport
New Zealand Herald
A bold new plan has been announced to tackle Tauranga traffic, but it could cost ratepayers $3.7 million. Photo/File. A public transport blueprint to encourage more Tauranga residents to catch the bus could end up costing ratepayers $3.7 million. The ...
Govt to promote use of hybrid and electric public transport
Govt to promote use of hybrid and electric public transport NEW DELHI: The government is working on a Green Urban Mobility Scheme to promote use of hybrid/electric vehicles and non-fossil fuels among others for public transport, the Rajya Sabha was ...and more »
Google Maps 'Transit' Public Transport Feature Expands to 7 More Indian Cities
Google Maps has expanded its Transit feature to seven more Indian cities, increasing the horizon for users to understand best public transport services to get from one place to another in the country. The new cities include Chandigarh, Lucknow ...and more »
- Dublin Live
Calls for public transport plan in south Dublin as traffic congestion grows
Dublin Bus were welcomed to a meeting of the Rathfarnham, Templeogue and Terenure area committee of South Dublin County Council this week, to discuss public transport plans for the area. The meeting came as councillors have finished preparing an ...
Gardaí to monitor public transport in bid to seize alcohol from underage Patrick's Day drinkers - thejournal.iethejournal.ie
Gardaí to monitor public transport in bid to seize alcohol from underage Patrick's Day drinkers
GARDAÍ WILL BE launching a serious crackdown against teenage drinkers this St Patrick's Day and will be paying particular attention to those bringing alcohol onto public transport. Each year, there are concerns over teenage drinking and it was decided ...and more »
Gardaí to monitor public transport in bid to seize alcohol from ...
GARDAÍ WILL BE launching a serious crackdown against teenage drinkers this St Patrick's Day and will be paying particular attention to those bringing alcohol ...and more »
Here's the sweet thing comedian Obinna is doing in Nairobi's public ...
Tuko.co.ke News ☛ After Bob Collymore shocked Kenyans who pick their buses at Kencom stage, comedian and media personality Obinna has now been seen ...and more »
Here's the sweet thing comedian Obinna is doing in Nairobi's public transport vehicles
Did you know the type of coffee drink you order tells a lot about your personality? Take the trivia to know your dominant type. READ ALSO: Exciting times ahead for Kenyan children after this BIG ANNOUNCEMENT. Nestlé Kenya has launched a new ...and more »
- Times of India
Focus on public transport will improve quality of life
Times of India
(By - GURUCHARAN GOLLERKERI) Bengaluru had great expectations from the 2017-18 budget and some of them have been met. The budget seeks to address some of the infrastructure deficits faced by the city , with an emphasis on public transport, ...
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