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The Star
Objection to Uber intervening in suitKUALA LUMPUR: A group of taxi drivers and the Land Public Transport Commission
Objection to Uber intervening in suit
The Star / Posted 10 hours ago
KUALA LUMPUR: A group of taxi drivers and the Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) are objecting to ride-sharing service Uber’s bid to intervene in a lawsuit between the two parties. Lead counsel for the taxi drivers, R. Kengadharan, said both... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Biplanes and Triplanes Fill Sky During World War I Aviation Centennial at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2016throughout the U.S., and include vintage aircraft and replicas from such legend
Biplanes and Triplanes Fill Sky During World War I Aviation Centennial at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2016
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 12 hours ago
throughout the U.S., and include vintage aircraft and replicas from such legendary names as Sopwith, Fokker, and Spad from the 1914-1918 era. Activities will include four flying demonstrations: Early mornings on Wednesday, July 27 and... Read more
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The Star
Taxi drivers against Uber riding on its lawsuit against SPADAn objection has been raised against Uber's bid to be a party in a lawsuit agai
Taxi drivers against Uber riding on its lawsuit against SPAD
The Star / Posted yesterday
An objection has been raised against Uber's bid to be a party in a lawsuit against the Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD). In December last year, some 102 taxi drivers sued SPAD for allegedly being negligent when it did not take proactive... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
South Belfast: Ruth Patterson v Emma Little Pengelly in fierce tussle for unionist hearts and minds in constituencyhours a day. "Clothing has to be practical but people still want you to look s
South Belfast: Ruth Patterson v Emma Little Pengelly in fierce tussle for unionist hearts and minds in constituency
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
hours a day. "Clothing has to be practical but people still want you to look smart." Pengelly was a special adviser (Spad) to Peter Robinson co-opted by the DUP leadership into the Assembly last year- with local councillors Ruth Patterson and... Read more
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The Star
Taxi firm: They will have to take the fall if there is a disputethrown at them for collecting money for a service which has yet to be licensed
Taxi firm: They will have to take the fall if there is a dispute
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
thrown at them for collecting money for a service which has yet to be licensed by the Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD), claim­­ed Shamsubahrin. “I feel sorry for the drivers. They are being tricked by Uber because they will be the ones... Read more
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Daily Press
Reader feedback April 22: Langley, food, ThunderbirdsCircus." Being a huge airplane buff, I read it as a young teenager, making Rick
Reader feedback April 22: Langley, food, Thunderbirds
Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
Circus." Being a huge airplane buff, I read it as a young teenager, making Rickenbacker my biggest hero, and making the SPAD XIII my favorite airplane. The article prompted me to order the book to read again. Editor: Thank you for the... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Key moments in Arizona historydowntown Tucson since 1981.1917: Frank Luke Jr.'s heroics in World War I World
Key moments in Arizona history
The Arizona Republic / Posted 10 days ago
downtown Tucson since 1981.1917: Frank Luke Jr.'s heroics in World War I World War I pilot Frank Luke Jr. poses next to a Spad 13 aircraft. (Photo: The Republic Archive) When the U.S. joins the Allies in 1917, Phoenix native Frank Luke Jr.... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Trains nearly collided on Mallow-Killarney line in 2013Investigation Unit (RAIU) into incidents of train drivers passing warning signa
Trains nearly collided on Mallow-Killarney line in 2013
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
Investigation Unit (RAIU) into incidents of train drivers passing warning signals without stopping. The RAIU reviewed 45 SPAD (signals passed at danger) incidents which were recorded on the Iarnród Éireann network between 2012 and 2015. It found... Read more
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The Star
Details on VEP being finalised before launch, says Liowprivate hire car services like Uber and Grabcar, Liow said the ministry and the
Details on VEP being finalised before launch, says Liow
The Star / Posted 19 days ago
private hire car services like Uber and Grabcar, Liow said the ministry and the Land Public Transport Commission (Spad) had been meeting regularly to discuss how to regulate it. He added that the Government would come out with win-win... Read more
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The Star
Better public transport, more forest reserves among the plans for Selangorhas involved with the construction of MRT and LRT lines, and is working closely
Better public transport, more forest reserves among the plans for Selangor
The Star / Posted 20 days ago
has involved with the construction of MRT and LRT lines, and is working closely with the Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) to develop bus lanes, bike lanes, and provide free buses. “We have a very comprehensive free bus service, it shows... Read more
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The Star
Cabbies stage ‘mobile’ protest in a convoystarted to slow down, holding up traffic as policemen kept a close watch. The
Cabbies stage ‘mobile’ protest in a convoy
The Star / Posted 20 days ago
started to slow down, holding up traffic as policemen kept a close watch. The Land Public Transport Commission’s (SPAD) headquarters is located in Platinum Sentral. Malaysian Taxi Drivers Transformation Association deputy president... Read more
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The Star
Taxi drivers' protest goes 'mobile'clogging up traffic for about five to ten minutes as a few policemen looked on.
Taxi drivers' protest goes 'mobile'
The Star / Posted 20 days ago
clogging up traffic for about five to ten minutes as a few policemen looked on. The Land Public Transport Commission's (SPAD) headquarters is located in Platinum Sentral, where they had planned to stage the protest. The taxis soon left, driving... Read more
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The Star
Grabcar welcomes regulationthe company has been discussing the issue with the relevant authorities, includ
Grabcar welcomes regulation
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
the company has been discussing the issue with the relevant authorities, including the Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD). “We have been meeting regularly and cannot recall how many times we have seen the officials,” he told reporters at... Read more
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The Star
Platform for coexistence of taxi services and ridesharing apps soonshould be registered and possess a public service vehicle (PSV) licence. Liow
Platform for coexistence of taxi services and ridesharing apps soon
The Star / Posted 26 days ago
should be registered and possess a public service vehicle (PSV) licence. Liow said the Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) had held dialogues with all stakeholders, adding that he had personally met with Uber representatives as well. "The... Read more
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The Star
Penang rolls out LRT schemestate government has submitted plans for the Bayan Lepas Light Rail Transit (LR
Penang rolls out LRT scheme
The Star / Posted 27 days ago
state government has submitted plans for the Bayan Lepas Light Rail Transit (LRT) to the Land Public Transport Com-mission (SPAD) for approval. State exco member Chow Kon Yeow said the application was submitted by state secretary Datuk Seri Farizan... Read more
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The Star
We’ll have fair policy on taxi and ride-hailing appssaid, adding that the issue was not confined to just this country. As announce
We’ll have fair policy on taxi and ride-hailing apps
The Star / Posted 28 days ago
said, adding that the issue was not confined to just this country. As announced by the Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD), Najib said the Government was studying proposals to address two key issues. These are the welfare of taxi drivers,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘Taxi drivers must keep up with technological advancement to be more competitive’after the existing taxi service which will be transformed. “I am confident tha
‘Taxi drivers must keep up with technological advancement to be more competitive’
The Borneo Post / Posted 28 days ago
after the existing taxi service which will be transformed. “I am confident that this year, we will solve it together with SPAD (Land Public Transport Commission),” he told a media conference after launching the Motorcyclists Safety Campaign 2016... Read more
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The Star
Solution soon on use of ride-hailing appsBukit Bintang. It is reported that taxi drivers claimed that Uber and GrabCar
Solution soon on use of ride-hailing apps
The Star / Posted 29 days ago
Bukit Bintang. It is reported that taxi drivers claimed that Uber and GrabCar were making it more difficult for them to earn a living. The Land Public Transport Com­mission (SPAD) was reportedly seen to be too slow in tackling the industry’s iss... Read more
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The Star
Menara Shell to lift earnings for MQReitabout 41% of FY16-18 estimated revenue (before including Menara Shell), had rem
Menara Shell to lift earnings for MQReit
The Star / Posted 30 days ago
about 41% of FY16-18 estimated revenue (before including Menara Shell), had remained 100%-occupied as large tenants such as SPAD, SME and Pemandu were on leases of 6-15 years. “We estimate that gross gearing would remain high at 0.42 times by... Read more
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dna
Pune-Karjat route to get train protection systempiloting local trains or loco pilots driving long-distance trains. This phenom
Pune-Karjat route to get train protection system
dna / Posted 30 days ago
piloting local trains or loco pilots driving long-distance trains. This phenomenon – called Signal Passing at Danger or SPAD – is among the railway's biggest safety bugbears and every year sees several cases of SPAD on various routes. The... Read more
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The Star
SPAD says regulating Uber, GrabCar takes timePETALING JAYA: Uber and GrabCar are on the way to being regulated, the Land Pub
SPAD says regulating Uber, GrabCar takes time
The Star / Posted a month ago
PETALING JAYA: Uber and GrabCar are on the way to being regulated, the Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) said, after taxi drivers protested against the ride-hailing apps in Kuala Lumpur Tuesday. "The Commission is undertaking efforts to ensure... Read more
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The Star
Prasarana announces partial opening of Sri Petaling LRT linepromoted as the Sri Petaling Line," a Prasarana press release read. A check wi
Prasarana announces partial opening of Sri Petaling LRT line
The Star / Posted 1 months ago
promoted as the Sri Petaling Line," a Prasarana press release read. A check with the Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD) revealed that the Sri Petaling Line will not be limited to the extension's stations alone. The IOI Puchong Jaya, Pusat... Read more
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The Star
Waiting for the train20 coaches were damaged, with many more pieces of equipment affected, according
Waiting for the train
The Star / Posted 1 months ago
20 coaches were damaged, with many more pieces of equipment affected, according to the Land Public Transport Commission (SPAD). Worse yet, the 155-tonne rail bridge crossing Sungai Galas in Kemubu was broken when floating logs slammed into it,... Read more

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