Uber adds new safety features for drivers

2018-05-24 16:16

Ride-hailing service Uber hopes the launch of its latest safety feature will further improve the safety of drivers and passengers.

Dunoon earmarked for housing, transport upgrades - City of Cape Town

2018-05-20 16:00

Major upgrades in housing and transport facilities in Dunoon are set to roll out shortly, the City of Cape Town has said.

Roads blocked as taxi violence erupts in Delft

2018-05-14 09:29

Taxi violence has erupted in Delft, where burning tyres have blocked off roads and stones have been hurled at passing motorists.

Escape the traffic blues with an Uber in the sky

2018-05-09 10:02

In under 30 minutes -a quarter of the time it would have taken from downtown Bangalore by road -Fernandes was strolling through Kempegowda International Airport to his gate.

Vehicle sales up despite holidays, strike action - Naamsa

2018-05-02 15:36

Vehicle body Naamsa predicts that public holidays at the end of April, preceded by national industrial strike action, will impact domestic vehicle sales.

First steps taken towards granting elderly, disabled free off-peak bus services in Joburg

2018-04-30 18:04

Pensioners and people with disabilities will be offered free bus transportation during off-peak hours within the next few years, says the City of Johannesburg.

Meetings to break bus strike deadlock continue

2018-04-26 18:11

Transport Minister Blade Nzimande had been invited by Labour minister Mildred Olifant to mediate after negotiations reached a deadlock.

Fuel prices could hit record levels in May - AA

2018-04-25 20:42

There is a strong likelihood of a fuel price hike to record levels in May, says the Automobile Association.

Bus strike enters 7th day

2018-04-24 13:24

With the country seven days into the crippling nationwide bus strike, government is expected to intervene in an attempt to break the wage negotiation deadlock.

'The bus strike was the last resort' - Satawu

2018-04-23 11:04

While the ongoing bus strike may be hurting commuters, they understand the struggles of the striking workers, says Satawu.


WATCH: Burning Metrorail train pulls in at station in Cape Town

2018-05-22 09:51

A Metrorail train has pulled into Retreat station in Cape Town with at least two of its carriages on fire.

A Japanese rail company issued an official apology after a train left 25 seconds early

2018-05-16 15:45

The West Japan Railway Company issued an official apology after one of its trains departed a platform at Notogawa station, central Japan, early. Japan is meticulous about punctuality.

No MyCiTi bus service in Cape Town as strike continues

2018-05-13 18:47

The MyCiTi bus service remains suspended as a nationwide strike action continues, the City of Cape Town says.

SA public transport is steeped in a history rarely told

2018-05-06 06:48

The current state of public transport in South Africa is steeped in a history rarely told – and even more rarely understood, writes Yolisa Kani.

#Bustrike: 6 ways to improve traffic

2018-05-02 12:00

Reliability, efficiency and convenience are just some of the key components when it comes to public transportation.

Tourist bus stoned in Cape Town as bus strike continues

2018-04-30 17:25

The bus company whose vehicle was targeted says its drivers have been wary of entering certain "hotspots" since the start of a nationwide strike.

While the bus strike continues, we should be able to rely on Metrorail, right? Right?

2018-04-26 00:00

Metrorail is proof that we need more reliable back up transport services while bus drivers are striking.

Mining and quarrying contribute R13m to freight transport income

2018-04-25 12:17

Stats SA released results that indicate that mining and quarrying commodities have contributed over R13m to overall freight transportation income,

Still no buses as Saftu gears up for general strike

2018-04-24 05:39

The nationwide bus strike is expected to continue, with Western Cape commuters facing additional travel delays due to long-awaited rain.

Commuters face another hard week as nationwide bus strike continues

2018-04-23 05:14

Many commuters must once again look for alternative transport as the nationwide bus strike looks set to intensify as it enters its sixth day.

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