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FOcus on transport and Logistics

The articles, features, profiles and launches that deal exclusively with the local transport market place can be
found here.

June 2, 2020

Tokyo gets emission-free ambulance

Nissan and the Tokyo Fire Department have announced a new addition to the ambulance fleet of the Ikebukuro branch – Japan’s first Nissan NV400...

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June 2, 2020

Intelligent data to change driver behaviour

DriveRisk is the industry leader in driver behaviour management. The company uses the very latest technology and harnesses top data trends to allow our...

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June 2, 2020

Continental reinforces its digital focus

Continental has developed an innovative truck tyre monitoring system that, in partnership with MiX Telematics, delivers real-time information regarding pressure and temperature to the...

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May 27, 2020

Ecopia H002 helps fleets lower TCO

Bridgestone, the world’s largest tyre and rubber company, has announced the launch of its latest generation of fuel-efficient Ecopia tyres. Applying an innovative pattern...

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April 30, 2020

Level 4 restrictions ridiculous for transport operators

The Road Freight Association (RFA) is concerned about aspects of the controlled relaxing of the lockdown, specifically with regard to the opening of road...

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April 30, 2020

Ten-point plan launched to bolster global transport during Covid-19

As countries adopt radical measures to bring the coronavirus pandemic under control, international trade and transport systems are under tremendous stress. Early evidence shows...

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April 30, 2020

What’s happening with the movement of goods in South Africa?

The nationwide lockdown in South Africa has resulted in uncertainty in the transport industry relating to the movement of goods from ports of entry....

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April 30, 2020

Isuzu supports Business Chamber Covid-19 initiative

It is all hands on deck as the Nelson Mandela Bay business community sets out to assist the city’s public health services – and...

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April 30, 2020

Coronavirus and trucking in Australia: what’s happening there?

As South Africans, we are keen to follow news from Australia (maybe because so many South Africans have family members in that country). Accordingly,...

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April 30, 2020

What effect will Covid-19 have on our economy?

Our country’s economy is already reeling from the effect of Covid-19 – and the worst could be yet to come. That is the verdict...

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April 16, 2020

Standard Bank acquires stake in Payment24

Standard Bank has acquired a 40 percent stake in the digital fuel management solutions and telematics company Payment24 Group, which supports companies with large...

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April 16, 2020

South African freight volumes drop

The Ctrack Freight & Transport Index for February 2020 shows an overall freight volume decline of 4,8 percent compared to the same period last...

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