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Aldergrove Star
Widening of Highway 1 to cost millionsand overpasses. However, the figure of $4 million per kilometre is not a unifo
Widening of Highway 1 to cost millions
Aldergrove Star / Posted 10 hours ago
and overpasses. However, the figure of $4 million per kilometre is not a uniform cost and not for all projects, said Ministry of Transport spokesperson Kate Mukasa in an email. “There are topographic, geotechnical and property factors that... Read more
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BC Local News
Widening Langley/Abbotsford stretch of highway comes with high costand overpasses. However, the figure of $4 million per kilometre is not a unifo
Widening Langley/Abbotsford stretch of highway comes with high cost
BC Local News / Posted 12 hours ago
and overpasses. However, the figure of $4 million per kilometre is not a uniform cost and not for all projects, said Ministry of Transport spokesperson Kate Mukasa in an email. “There are topographic, geotechnical and property factors that... Read more
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The Borneo Post
New Labuan customs ruling postponedthe bond required by customs. Everything about the ruling is still undecided an
New Labuan customs ruling postponed
The Borneo Post / Posted 13 hours ago
the bond required by customs. Everything about the ruling is still undecided and to be decided after discussion with MOT (Ministry of Transport) and customs in detail. Nevertheless, if possible, we want the current customs policy and ruling to... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Bombardier and Government of Tanzania Sign Purchase Agreement for Two Q400 Turbopropsprovide affordable, convenient and comfortable air transport solutions," said D
Bombardier and Government of Tanzania Sign Purchase Agreement for Two Q400 Turboprops
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 15 hours ago
provide affordable, convenient and comfortable air transport solutions," said Dr. Leonard Chamuriho, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Transport, Works and Communication, Tanzania. "We are committed to providing state-of-the-art service to our... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Traffic congestion: Drivers may pay to enter central areasone idea the Office of Transport and Traffic Policy and Planning (OTP) is curre
Traffic congestion: Drivers may pay to enter central areas
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
one idea the Office of Transport and Traffic Policy and Planning (OTP) is currently considering. Bangkok Post photo. The Ministry of Transport is considering several plans to limit the use of private cars in congested central areas, including... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
OTP eyes user fees to tackle heavy traffictrying to update an old plan to try to cut Bangkok traffic jams by charging dri
OTP eyes user fees to tackle heavy traffic
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
trying to update an old plan to try to cut Bangkok traffic jams by charging drivers to get into the city. (File photo) The Ministry of Transport plans to limit the use of private cars in the notoriously congested central areas of Bangkok to ease... Read more
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Sherbrooke Record
Baker Street families seeking speed bumpsbe resolves by the completion of the highway 410 extension to the south end of
Baker Street families seeking speed bumps
Sherbrooke Record / Posted yesterday
be resolves by the completion of the highway 410 extension to the south end of Lennoxville. When that happens, which the Ministry of Transport is now predicting will be the end of October, Price said that he suspects that much of the traffic... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Widening of Highway 1 to cost millionsand overpasses. However, the figure of $4 million per kilometre is not a unifo
Widening of Highway 1 to cost millions
Abbotsford News / Posted yesterday
and overpasses. However, the figure of $4 million per kilometre is not a uniform cost and not for all projects, said Ministry of Transport spokesperson Kate Mukasa in an email. “There are topographic, geotechnical and property factors that... Read more
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BC Local News
Widening of Highway 1 to cost millionsand overpasses. However, the figure of $4 million per kilometre is not a unifo
Widening of Highway 1 to cost millions
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
and overpasses. However, the figure of $4 million per kilometre is not a uniform cost and not for all projects, said Ministry of Transport spokesperson Kate Mukasa in an email. “There are topographic, geotechnical and property factors that... Read more
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AutoExpress
How to get a job as a car MoT testercars are still roadworthy and safe. From checking seatbelts to testing braking
How to get a job as a car MoT tester
AutoExpress / Posted 2 days ago
cars are still roadworthy and safe. From checking seatbelts to testing braking efficiency, the legally required MoT (Ministry of Transport) test often doesn’t need a mechanic to even pick up a spanner. That doesn’t mean it’s easy, though, and... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Move on Labuan ferry ticket refundsthe Labuan consumer body must forward an official letter to initiate a meeting
Move on Labuan ferry ticket refunds
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 3 days ago
the Labuan consumer body must forward an official letter to initiate a meeting with the department in the presence of the Ministry of Transport (MOT) officials. "The consumer body must detail the dissatisfaction of consumers with regard to the no... Read more
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Daily News
Revised bus fare list released: effective August 1The Ministry of Transport and Highways and the National Transport Commission ha
Revised bus fare list released: effective August 1
Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
The Ministry of Transport and Highways and the National Transport Commission have announced the list of revised bus fares, in effect from August 1, 2016. The revised fares will be applicable to normal, semi-luxury, luxury and super-luxury bus... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Japanese operators confident of winning bid to develop KL-Singapore High-Speed Rail300 leaders and members of the Japanese, Singapore and regional transport commu
Japanese operators confident of winning bid to develop KL-Singapore High-Speed Rail
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
300 leaders and members of the Japanese, Singapore and regional transport community attended the symposium, including companies and government officials. Senior Minister of State for Ministry of Transport Josephine Teo w... Read more
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PhysOrg
Historical records miss a fifth of global warming: NASAhave led to underrepresentation of this rapidly warming area in historic temper
Historical records miss a fifth of global warming: NASA
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
have led to underrepresentation of this rapidly warming area in historic temperature records. Credit: British Columbia Ministry of Transport A new NASA-led study finds that almost one-fifth of the global warming that has occurred in the past... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Economy Is in Recession, Will Turn the Corner By SeptemberAgriculture as against the N4.2 billion the ministry got in 2015, adding that a
Economy Is in Recession, Will Turn the Corner By September
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Agriculture as against the N4.2 billion the ministry got in 2015, adding that another N22 billion had been released to the Ministry of Transport. She also said the figure for salary payments had been reduced from N165 billion to N159 billion owing... Read more
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New Kerala
Historical Records Miss a Fifth of Global Warming: NASA - newkerala.com #93908natural systems with long-term data records. The agency freely shares this uniq
Historical Records Miss a Fifth of Global Warming: NASA - newkerala.com #93908
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
natural systems with long-term data records. The agency freely shares this unique knowledge and works with institutions around the world to gain new insights into how our planet is changing. Credits: British Columbia Ministry... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Fraud probe over missing $700kof public money has gone missing - and Labour wants to know why the Transport M
Fraud probe over missing $700k
Otago Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
of public money has gone missing - and Labour wants to know why the Transport Minister tried to keep the matter quiet. The Ministry of Transport has confirmed its general manager of organisational development has been stood down over allegations of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
$30k travel bill for new boss$6945 for Iona Holsted at the Education Review Office to $87,654 spent by Marti
$30k travel bill for new boss
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
$6945 for Iona Holsted at the Education Review Office to $87,654 spent by Martin Matthews, former chief executive of the Ministry of Transport. That bill included trips to the United States, Japan, UK, France, Australia and Germany, and $5185 on... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
$30k travel bill for new bossfor Iona Holsted at the Education Review Office to the $87,654 spent by Martin
$30k travel bill for new boss
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
for Iona Holsted at the Education Review Office to the $87,654 spent by Martin Matthews, former chief executive of the Ministry of Transport. That bill included work trips to the United States, Japan, UK, France, Australia and Germany, and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nsukka Residents Stone Policeman to Death for Killing Okadamanthe incident, residents of Nsukka had been grumbling over the activities of pol
Nsukka Residents Stone Policeman to Death for Killing Okadaman
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
the incident, residents of Nsukka had been grumbling over the activities of policemen and thugs attached to the state Ministry of Transport, who stop motorists for their "MOT particulars" only to end up extorting between N10,000 and N30,000... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Robs Motorists to Keep Broke Airzim Afloat, Serial Contractor Profitsmaterial. The Workington-based company, which is registered as Univern and cal
Govt Robs Motorists to Keep Broke Airzim Afloat, Serial Contractor Profits
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
material. The Workington-based company, which is registered as Univern and calls itself "a leading supplier to Zimbabwe's Ministry of Transport and Communication," has been embroiled in some controversy. The firm won a 2012 tender to supply 40... Read more
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NZCity
SFO probes senior ministry managerA senior manager at the Ministry of Transport is being investigated by the Seri
SFO probes senior ministry manager
NZCity / Posted 4 days ago
A senior manager at the Ministry of Transport is being investigated by the Serious Fraud Office amid claims by the opposition that hundreds of thousands of dollars have gone missing. An SFO spokeswoman has confirmed to NZ Newswire an investigation... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Turning Oxford Street over to pedestriansIN 1963 the author of “Traffic in Towns”, a book commissioned by the Ministry o
Turning Oxford Street over to pedestrians
Namibia Economist / Posted 4 days ago
IN 1963 the author of “Traffic in Towns”, a book commissioned by the Ministry of Transport, cursed Oxford Street as a “travesty of conditions as they ought to be in a great capital city”. Things have only deteriorated since then. Shoppers breathe in... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Ministry of Transport staffer sacked, fraud investigation over missing $700,000The Serious Fraud Office has now launched an investigation, it confirmed tonigh
Ministry of Transport staffer sacked, fraud investigation over missing $700,000
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
The Serious Fraud Office has now launched an investigation, it confirmed tonight. Photo / File A top Ministry of Transport staffer has been sacked after up to $700,000 went missing. The Serious Fraud Office has now launched an investigation, it... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Treasury Directed to Pay Govt Debts 'carrier, Mr Rugunda said preparations and consultations are ongoing and the cou
'Treasury Directed to Pay Govt Debts '
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
carrier, Mr Rugunda said preparations and consultations are ongoing and the country will be informed as soon as the Ministry of Transport is ready. "In order to meet the economic and other strategic demands that the country, which is... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
MH370 Malaysian investigators confirm receipt of Madagascar debrisinvestigator was scheduled to go on Jun 16; that was delayed to Jun 21 - and th
MH370 Malaysian investigators confirm receipt of Madagascar debris
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
investigator was scheduled to go on Jun 16; that was delayed to Jun 21 - and then it was cancelled by his superiors at the Ministry of Transport and not rescheduled. “They were too slow at picking them up, so I got permission with the second batch... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Debris from Madagascar handed over to Malaysian MH370 investigatorsinvestigator was scheduled to go on Jun 16; that was delayed to Jun 21 - and th
Debris from Madagascar handed over to Malaysian MH370 investigators
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
investigator was scheduled to go on Jun 16; that was delayed to Jun 21 - and then it was cancelled by his superiors at the Ministry of Transport and not rescheduled. “They were too slow at picking them up, so I got permission with the second batch... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Logistics Platforms Boost Relations With Neighbouring Countriesgovernor, José Joanes André, vice governors, Secretary of State for Domestic Tr
Logistics Platforms Boost Relations With Neighbouring Countries
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
governor, José Joanes André, vice governors, Secretary of State for Domestic Trade, Jaime Fortunato, members of the local government, municipal administrators, academicians, entrepreneurs, experts from the Ministry of Transport, among other g... Read more
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The Jewish Press
One Third of Public Complaints to Israel’s Ombudsman ‘Justified’a better society.” Besides the postal service, the government bodies with the
One Third of Public Complaints to Israel’s Ombudsman ‘Justified’
The Jewish Press / Posted 6 days ago
a better society.” Besides the postal service, the government bodies with the highest number of justified complaints were: Ministry of Transport and Road Safety – 52%, Broadcast Authority – 48%, the IDF – 44%, Israel Electric Company – 41%, and... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Changing driving habits and saving lives28 people whose deaths may otherwise have been prevented.Whether you’re the dri
Changing driving habits and saving lives
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
28 people whose deaths may otherwise have been prevented.Whether you’re the driver or a front seat passenger, Ministry of Transport data shows wearing a seatbelt reduces your chance of death or serious injury in a crash by at least... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Simon Bridges faces backlash over electric cars in bus lanestransport operations manager Steffan Thomas said Christchurch City Council had
Simon Bridges faces backlash over electric cars in bus lanes
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
transport operations manager Steffan Thomas said Christchurch City Council had been invited to a workshop with the Ministry of Transport later this month or in August. "Although the Council is very supportive of electric vehicle use, we do... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Identities of three foreigners killed in Desert Road crash to be revealeda warning for the road yesterday, while the Turoa and Whakapapa skifields recei
Identities of three foreigners killed in Desert Road crash to be revealed
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
a warning for the road yesterday, while the Turoa and Whakapapa skifields received a good dusting. Meanwhile, the latest Ministry of Transport data on road deaths proves a dire read: 181 people - excluding those killed in yesterday's crash - have... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tanzania Hands Over Suspected Piece of Missing Malaysia Planeof the southern Indian Ocean, no trace of the aircraft was found. A senior air
Tanzania Hands Over Suspected Piece of Missing Malaysia Plane
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
of the southern Indian Ocean, no trace of the aircraft was found. A senior air accident investigator from the Malaysia Ministry of Transport, Mr Aslam Basha Khan, said it would take time to determine if the piece is from the missing plane as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Aircraft Wing Debris Given to Malaysiaoperation so far. This part will enable the investigations to go forward," a se
Aircraft Wing Debris Given to Malaysia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
operation so far. This part will enable the investigations to go forward," a senior Air Accident Investigator in Malaysia's Ministry of Transport, Mr Aslam Khan, noted. He added; "We appreciate the tremendous efforts by the government and people of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lakeshore Residents Irked With Claims of Lake Malawi 'Sold' to Mota Engilyears However, government spokesperson Patricia Kaliati refuted the allegation
Lakeshore Residents Irked With Claims of Lake Malawi 'Sold' to Mota Engil
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
years However, government spokesperson Patricia Kaliati refuted the allegations, clarifying that government, through the Ministry of Transport and Public Works handed over the management and operation of Lake Malawi ports to Mota-Engil. The... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore, Malaysia to mark 'significant milestone' with high-speed rail MoUby Mrs Lee, and the delegation also includes Minister for Foreign Affairs Vivia
Singapore, Malaysia to mark 'significant milestone' with high-speed rail MoU
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
by Mrs Lee, and the delegation also includes Minister for Foreign Affairs Vivian Balakrishnan and officials from the PMO, Ministry of Transport, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Communications and Information, Land Transport Authority... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Simon Bridges faces backlash over electric cars in bus lanestransport operations manager Steffan Thomas said Christchurch City Council had
Simon Bridges faces backlash over electric cars in bus lanes
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
transport operations manager Steffan Thomas said Christchurch City Council had been invited to a workshop with the Ministry of Transport later this month or in August. "Although the Council is very supportive of electric vehicle use, we do... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Government Response to ‘Loopy Rules’ ReportDepartment of Internal Affairs• Treasury• Land Information New Zealand• Departm
Government Response to ‘Loopy Rules’ Report
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
Department of Internal Affairs• Treasury• Land Information New Zealand• Department of Conservation• Ministry of Health• Ministry of Transport• Ministry of Justice• State Services Commission• Ministry of Education.Who will monitor progress on the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
School bus speed sign trial revisitedlimit for passing parked school buses were provided to Ritchies Transport, but
School bus speed sign trial revisited
Otago Daily Times / Posted 8 days ago
limit for passing parked school buses were provided to Ritchies Transport, but they were taken off at the direction of the Ministry of Transport. An agency spokesman said when Oamaru began using the signs, they were not approved for a trial and a... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Dealings with Turkey need not be postponed — Ali Hamsasafety of Malaysians there during the crisis, including the Ministry of Tourism
Dealings with Turkey need not be postponed — Ali Hamsa
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 days ago
safety of Malaysians there during the crisis, including the Ministry of Tourism and Culture, Ministry of Higher Education, Ministry of Transport and the National Security Council. Asked about the lessons to be learnt from the incident, Ali said... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt 'Robs Motorists' to Keep Broke Airzim Afloatmaterial. The Workington-based company, which is registered as Univern and cal
Govt 'Robs Motorists' to Keep Broke Airzim Afloat
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
material. The Workington-based company, which is registered as Univern and calls itself "a leading supplier to Zimbabwe's Ministry of Transport and Communication," has been embroiled in some controversy. The firm won a 2012 tender to supply 40... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Govt robs motorists to fund broke AirZimmaterial. The Workington-based company, which is registered as Univern and cal
Govt robs motorists to fund broke AirZim
New Zimbabwe / Posted 9 days ago
material. The Workington-based company, which is registered as Univern and calls itself “a leading supplier to Zimbabwe’s Ministry of Transport and Communication,” has been embroiled in some controversy. The firm won a 2012 tender to supply 40... Read more
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The Temasek Review
An Open Letter to Mr Ng Chee Meng, Minister of State for Transportation « Civil Society « Snippets « TR EMERITUSlike safety and dynamic pricing of the Third Partied App but till date, nothing
An Open Letter to Mr Ng Chee Meng, Minister of State for Transportation « Civil Society « Snippets « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 10 days ago
like safety and dynamic pricing of the Third Partied App but till date, nothing is mentioned about these two key issues by Ministry of Transport and LTA. Instead, we had seen numerous occasion that the Ministry had pushed the blame to the taxi... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Security concerns in use of guns by policeof the offenders but more needs to be done. To deal with the issue the motor bu
Security concerns in use of guns by police
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 10 days ago
of the offenders but more needs to be done. To deal with the issue the motor business must be legalized. Thereafter the ministry of transport police must take steps to educate the operators and members of the public on what to do as Okada... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore-Malaysia High Speed Rail MOU to be signed on July 19Najib Razak, who is set to host the event at his Seri Perdana residence in Kual
Singapore-Malaysia High Speed Rail MOU to be signed on July 19
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
Najib Razak, who is set to host the event at his Seri Perdana residence in Kuala Lumpur. A spokesperson from Singapore’s Ministry of Transport said: “We are working towards signing the MOU on 19 July 2016. We are still in the process of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Seeks Effective Trade Liberalisation for Africa's Economic Growthperspective. The representative of the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amae
UN Seeks Effective Trade Liberalisation for Africa's Economic Growth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
perspective. The representative of the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, the Director, Transport Planning of the Ministry of Transport, Mr. Solomon Ishaya, said one of the determinants of economic growth is exposure to international... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari Appoints Hadiza Usman As NPA BossPorts Authority, NPA, and three executive directors. A statement yesterday by
Buhari Appoints Hadiza Usman As NPA Boss
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Ports Authority, NPA, and three executive directors. A statement yesterday by the Director, Communication of the Federal Ministry of Transport, Mrs Yetunde Sonaike, also named three other appointments taking effect from July 11, 2016, as Mr.... Read more
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Business Wire
NTT Communications Launches Digi-Path Premier Internet Service for Enterprises in Yangon, Myanmarbusiness within the NTT (NYSE: NTT) Group, announced today that it has received
NTT Communications Launches Digi-Path Premier Internet Service for Enterprises in Yangon, Myanmar
Business Wire / Posted 13 days ago
business within the NTT (NYSE: NTT) Group, announced today that it has received a network service license from Myanmar’s Ministry of Transport and Communications and has begun offering reliable, high-speed internet connections for enterprises... Read more
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The Moscow Times
'Dismal' Losses Continue for Russia's Airlinespolicies on raising ticket prices and reducing surplus energy supply and overhe
'Dismal' Losses Continue for Russia's Airlines
The Moscow Times / Posted 13 days ago
policies on raising ticket prices and reducing surplus energy supply and overhead costs, Kommersant reported. The Ministry of Transport submitted proposals last month to reduce VAT on domestic passenger flights until the end of 2017, but... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Chamber slams MasWings for delayscapacity it is put off to save operation costs and the booked passengers told t
Chamber slams MasWings for delays
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 14 days ago
capacity it is put off to save operation costs and the booked passengers told to take the next flight. "This is for the Ministry of Transport of ascertain. Labuan being an important island should have a reliable air link to Kota Kinabalu or the... Read more
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