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Africa needs better transportation links between states, particularly rail networks, says the managing director of Bombardier Transportation in SA.
Prasa said fencing will reduce vandalism on train lines, –and force people to pay for tickets.
Prasa has appointed a permanent chief financial officer, the first since 2014.
Transnet has said it will not renew the six-month contract of acting CEO Tau Morwe, and will appoint a new acting CEO instead.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has called for all stakeholders, including opposition parties, to bring forward ideas for developing an integrated transport system.
A Canadian company hopes to build what it bills as the future of public transportation, testing the development of super-fast "hyperloop" trains.
Sustaining rail operations requires smart innovations regarding operational efficiencies and cost effectiveness, says Transnet CEO Siyabonga Gama.
Railway infrastructure development is important for improving trade across the Southern Africa hinterland territories of Malawi, Zimbabwe and Zambia, says a Maersk expert.
Transnet CEO Siyabonga Gama says Futuregrowth’s decision to freeze lending to state-owned enterprises is unfair.
An integrated rail network system can cut the cost of doing business on the continent and link Africa’s distribution hubs with production centres, thereby improving economic growth and competitiveness.
The Women in Transport Awards celebrate those women in the transport industry who are achieving career success, shattering glass ceilings and opening doors for other women.
Prasa has placed a number of executives and senior officials on suspension in recent months, but on Tuesday the board announced the appointment of two executives.
The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa has terminated the employment contract of its former company secretary - currently the general manager responsible for risk management.
Chugging through townships, maize fields and scrubland as the sun rises, Zimbabwe's only commuter train is cheap and reliable -- two qualities that its passengers cherish in a downwards-spiralling economy.
Futuregrowth Asset Management said it didn’t tell Transnet to remove CEO Siyabonga Gama after the state entity said auditors couldn’t give its 2018 financial results a clean bill of health.
By using a regenerative braking system, cost savings of between 15% and 25% could be achieved in freight rail in SA, says a Transnet engineer.
For the Fourth Industrial Revolution to be successful, benefits will have to be distributed equally, says Dr Cheryl Martin, head of the Centre for Global Industries at the WEF.
Belgium has sealed an agreement with France and the Netherlands to draw up passenger lists and introduce passport checks on Thalys and Eurostar international rail services
The volume of goods transported has increased by 8.9% in August 2016 compared with August 2015, says Statistics SA.
Local technology company EOH has acquired a firm that specialises in building operational nerve centres for the rail industry.
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