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The Borneo Post
Zahid calls for Gen X, Gen Y cooperation in solving nation’s woesPUTRAJAYA: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi yesterday sug
Zahid calls for Gen X, Gen Y cooperation in solving nation’s woes
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 hours ago
PUTRAJAYA: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi yesterday suggested that Gen X and Gen Y cooperate in resolving the various issues the nation faces. One of these challenges was the colonisation of the mind that caused confusion... Read more
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The New Age
Govt in bid to reduce road deathsThe Transport Department says it will hold an urgent meeting with all stakehold
Govt in bid to reduce road deaths
The New Age / Posted 5 hours ago
The Transport Department says it will hold an urgent meeting with all stakeholders in the transport sector to discuss regulatory issues. This follows the death of 44 people in two separate crashes in the Eastern Cape. At least 35 people died in a... Read more
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The Hindu
Where are the ammers and fire extinguishers in buses?The fire that reduced a Volvo bus to cinders in Anantapur district on Sunday ha
Where are the ammers and fire extinguishers in buses?
The Hindu / Posted 9 hours ago
The fire that reduced a Volvo bus to cinders in Anantapur district on Sunday has yet again brought to light lacunae in the monitoring of fire safety norms in long-distrance buses. After the 2013 Volvo bus mishap at Palem in Mahabubnagar District, in... Read more
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iol.co.za
George taxi operators in hot waterTWITTERFile picture: Some George taxi operators stand to lose their licences ov
George taxi operators in hot water
iol.co.za / Posted 13 hours ago
TWITTERFile picture: Some George taxi operators stand to lose their licences over recent protests that saw Go George buses set alight. Cape Town - The operating licences of 26 taxis aligned to Uncedo George Taxi Association face possible... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Uber drivers seek secret WA Transport Department documents for defence against charges A group of Uber drivers is challenging a decision by the WA D
Uber drivers seek secret WA Transport Department documents for defence
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 hours ago
against charges A group of Uber drivers is challenging a decision by the WA Department of Transport not to provide them with documents they believe may help with their defence... Read more
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herald ie/
I was killed off new show in a week, reveals Victoria SmurfitShowbiz Font Size Irish actress Victoria Smurfit has revealed that she only fo
I was killed off new show in a week, reveals Victoria Smurfit
herald ie/ / Posted 15 hours ago
Showbiz Font Size Irish actress Victoria Smurfit has revealed that she only found out her character was being killed off in US TV hit Once Upon a Time a week before she filmed the... Read more
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The Star
Bypass track for cargo trainsIPOH: Plans are afoot for a bypass railway track to be built for cargo trains t
Bypass track for cargo trains
The Star / Posted 20 hours ago
IPOH: Plans are afoot for a bypass railway track to be built for cargo trains travelling the Serendah-Port Klang route, said Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai. This, he said, was to reduce railway congestion in the KL Sentral area and... Read more
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asianage
AAP initiative to develop Burari officeTransport authority to get CCTVs, control room as per proposed project To refo
AAP initiative to develop Burari office
asianage / Posted 22 hours ago
Transport authority to get CCTVs, control room as per proposed project To reform the Burari tran-sport authority, Delhi’s AAP government has de-cided to carry out a pilot project, under which it would seek required cha-nges like policy revamp,... Read more
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asianage
AAP initiative to develop Burari officeTo reform the Burari tran-sport authority, Delhi’s AAP government has de-cided
AAP initiative to develop Burari office
asianage / Posted 22 hours ago
To reform the Burari tran-sport authority, Delhi’s AAP government has de-cided to carry out a pilot project, under which it would seek required cha-nges like policy revamp, setting up of central control room, CCTV installation and establishing... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Driver caught going 133kmh in Toowoomba 60kmh zoneA CRASH near what is now the Gatton campus of the University of Queensland that
Driver caught going 133kmh in Toowoomba 60kmh zone
The Morning Bulletin / Posted yesterday
A CRASH near what is now the Gatton campus of the University of Queensland that killed seven people is something Toowoomba's top paramedic will never forget. New speed camera statistics show some drivers are continuing to ignore warnings from people... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Driver caught going 133kmh in Toowoomba 60kmh zoneA CRASH near what is now the Gatton campus of the University of Queensland that
Driver caught going 133kmh in Toowoomba 60kmh zone
The Daily Mercury / Posted yesterday
A CRASH near what is now the Gatton campus of the University of Queensland that killed seven people is something Toowoomba's top paramedic will never forget. New speed camera statistics show some drivers are continuing to ignore warnings from people... Read more
11 related stories
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News Mail
Driver caught going 133kmh in Toowoomba 60kmh zoneA CRASH near what is now the Gatton campus of the University of Queensland that
Driver caught going 133kmh in Toowoomba 60kmh zone
News Mail / Posted yesterday
A CRASH near what is now the Gatton campus of the University of Queensland that killed seven people is something Toowoomba's top paramedic will never forget. New speed camera statistics show some drivers are continuing to ignore warnings from people... Read more
11 related stories
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Driver caught going 133kmh in Toowoomba 60 road zoneA CRASH near what is now the Gatton campus of the University of Queensland that
Driver caught going 133kmh in Toowoomba 60 road zone
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted yesterday
A CRASH near what is now the Gatton campus of the University of Queensland that killed seven people is something Toowoomba's top paramedic will never forget. New speed camera statistics show some drivers are continuing to ignore warnings from people... Read more
11 related stories
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Queensland Times
Driver caught going 133kmh in Toowoomba 60 road zoneA CRASH near what is now the Gatton campus of the University of Queensland that
Driver caught going 133kmh in Toowoomba 60 road zone
Queensland Times / Posted yesterday
A CRASH near what is now the Gatton campus of the University of Queensland that killed seven people is something Toowoomba's top paramedic will never forget. New speed camera statistics show some drivers are continuing to ignore warnings from people... Read more
11 related stories
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The Borneo Post
Understand meaning of National Day slogan ‘Sehati Sejiwa’KUCHING: Malaysians are urged to understand the meaning of the slogan ‘Sehati S
Understand meaning of National Day slogan ‘Sehati Sejiwa’
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
KUCHING: Malaysians are urged to understand the meaning of the slogan ‘Sehati Sejiwa’ for this year’s National Day celebration. According to Samariang assemblywoman Sharifah Hasidah Sayeed Aman Ghazali, they need to rally their support behind the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Only nine per cent of car passengers wear seat belts, says LiowPUTRAJAYA: Awareness on the importance of wearing the seat belt when travelling
Only nine per cent of car passengers wear seat belts, says Liow
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
PUTRAJAYA: Awareness on the importance of wearing the seat belt when travelling in a car is still low with only seven to nine per cent of car passengers are buckled up, said Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai. As such, he said the ministry... Read more
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The Courier
Government backdown over myki finesThe Transport Department has refused to prosecute commuters facing fare evasion
Government backdown over myki fines
The Courier / Posted yesterday
The Transport Department has refused to prosecute commuters facing fare evasion charges and has launched a review of thousands of infringement notices issued under the myki system. The Transport Department has again refused to prosecute commuters... Read more
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The Border Mail
Government backdown over myki finesThe Transport Department has refused to prosecute commuters facing fare evasion
Government backdown over myki fines
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
The Transport Department has refused to prosecute commuters facing fare evasion charges and has launched a review of thousands of infringement notices issued under the myki system. The Transport Department has again refused to prosecute commuters... Read more
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The Age
Government backdown over myki finesThe Transport Department has launched a review of thousands of infringement not
Government backdown over myki fines
The Age / Posted yesterday
The Transport Department has launched a review of thousands of infringement notices issued under the myki system. The Transport Department has again refused to prosecute commuters facing fare evasion charges after eminent barrister Julian Burnside,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Bangkok bombing: Security cameras at center of investigation blame gameThe investigation into Bangkok's deadly bombing turned into a blame game after
Bangkok bombing: Security cameras at center of investigation blame game
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
The investigation into Bangkok's deadly bombing turned into a blame game after police said their progress was hindered by faulty security cameras and city hall shot back Tuesday, insisting the cameras are not the problem. In the absence of solid... Read more
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Business Standard India
Pending HC order stalls land transfer to Subarnarekha portOut of 961.18 acres land needed for this port project, 692.68 acres have been a
Pending HC order stalls land transfer to Subarnarekha port
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
Out of 961.18 acres land needed for this port project, 692.68 acres have been alienated in the name of state commerce and transport department. Alienation process for the balance patch of land is underway. "The alienated land could not be... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
We're tackling corruption‚ says Prasa boardThe board was concerned by the issues raised in reports by the auditor general
We're tackling corruption‚ says Prasa board
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
The board was concerned by the issues raised in reports by the auditor general and the public protector‚ and would co-operate with the various investigations‚ including that of the transport department and the treasury‚ it said in a statement on... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Unnecessary traffic signs set to be removed across BritainUNNECESSARY traffic signs are set to be removed as the Government pledged to re
Unnecessary traffic signs set to be removed across Britain
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
UNNECESSARY traffic signs are set to be removed as the Government pledged to restore common sense to road safety. Ministers warned that useless signs waste money and put drivers in danger. A consultation document issued by the Department for... Read more
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birminghammail
Government pledge to remove unnecessary traffic signsThe Government have pledged to remove unnecessary traffic signs and restore com
Government pledge to remove unnecessary traffic signs
birminghammail / Posted 3 days ago
The Government have pledged to remove unnecessary traffic signs and restore common sense to road safety. Ministers warned that useless signs waste money and put drivers in danger. A consultation document issued by the Department for Transport... Read more
7 related stories
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chroniclelive
Government pledge to remove unnecessary traffic signsThe Government have pledged to remove unnecessary traffic signs and restore com
Government pledge to remove unnecessary traffic signs
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
The Government have pledged to remove unnecessary traffic signs and restore common sense to road safety. Ministers warned that useless signs waste money and put drivers in danger. A consultation document issued by the Department for Transport... Read more
7 related stories
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Surrey Advertiser
Government pledge to remove unnecessary traffic signsThe Government have pledged to remove unnecessary traffic signs and restore com
Government pledge to remove unnecessary traffic signs
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 3 days ago
The Government have pledged to remove unnecessary traffic signs and restore common sense to road safety. Ministers warned that useless signs waste money and put drivers in danger. A consultation document issued by the Department for Transport... Read more
7 related stories
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Reading Evening Post
Government pledge to remove unnecessary traffic signsThe Government have pledged to remove unnecessary traffic signs and restore com
Government pledge to remove unnecessary traffic signs
Reading Evening Post / Posted 3 days ago
The Government have pledged to remove unnecessary traffic signs and restore common sense to road safety. Ministers warned that useless signs waste money and put drivers in danger. A consultation document issued by the Department for Transport... Read more
7 related stories
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walesonline
Government pledge to remove unnecessary traffic signsThe Government have pledged to remove unnecessary traffic signs and restore com
Government pledge to remove unnecessary traffic signs
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
The Government have pledged to remove unnecessary traffic signs and restore common sense to road safety. Ministers warned that useless signs waste money and put drivers in danger. A consultation document issued by the Department for Transport... Read more
7 related stories
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Manchester Evening News
Government pledge to remove unnecessary traffic signsThe Government have pledged to remove unnecessary traffic signs and restore com
Government pledge to remove unnecessary traffic signs
Manchester Evening News / Posted 3 days ago
The Government have pledged to remove unnecessary traffic signs and restore common sense to road safety. Ministers warned that useless signs waste money and put drivers in danger. A consultation document issued by the Department for Transport... Read more
7 related stories
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Liverpool Echo
Government pledge to remove unnecessary traffic signs and restore common sense to road safetyThe Government have pledged to remove unnecessary traffic signs and restore com
Government pledge to remove unnecessary traffic signs and restore common sense to road safety
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 days ago
The Government have pledged to remove unnecessary traffic signs and restore common sense to road safety. Ministers warned that useless signs waste money and put drivers in danger. A consultation document issued by the Department for Transport... Read more
7 related stories
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Labor claims LNP government set up secret asset sales branchTHE Newman Government had been preparing to sell assets since 2012 when a "secr
Labor claims LNP government set up secret asset sales branch
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
THE Newman Government had been preparing to sell assets since 2012 when a "secret" group was set up in the Transport Department, Labor has claimed. Main Roads Minister Mark Bailey told the budget estimates hearing that the Strategy and Renewal... Read more
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Queensland Times
Labor claims LNP government set up secret asset sales branchTHE Newman Government had been preparing to sell assets since 2012 when a "secr
Labor claims LNP government set up secret asset sales branch
Queensland Times / Posted 3 days ago
THE Newman Government had been preparing to sell assets since 2012 when a "secret" group was set up in the Transport Department, Labor has claimed. Main Roads Minister Mark Bailey told the budget estimates hearing that the Strategy and Renewal... Read more
7 related stories
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The Morning Bulletin
Labor claims LNP government set up secret asset sales branchTHE Newman Government had been preparing to sell assets since 2012 when a "secr
Labor claims LNP government set up secret asset sales branch
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
THE Newman Government had been preparing to sell assets since 2012 when a "secret" group was set up in the Transport Department, Labor has claimed. Main Roads Minister Mark Bailey told the budget estimates hearing that the Strategy and Renewal... Read more
7 related stories
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News Mail
Labor claims LNP government set up secret asset sales branchTHE Newman Government had been preparing to sell assets since 2012 when a "secr
Labor claims LNP government set up secret asset sales branch
News Mail / Posted 3 days ago
THE Newman Government had been preparing to sell assets since 2012 when a "secret" group was set up in the Transport Department, Labor has claimed. Main Roads Minister Mark Bailey told the budget estimates hearing that the Strategy and Renewal... Read more
7 related stories
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The Daily Mercury
Labor claims LNP government set up secret asset sales branchTHE Newman Government had been preparing to sell assets since 2012 when a "secr
Labor claims LNP government set up secret asset sales branch
The Daily Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
THE Newman Government had been preparing to sell assets since 2012 when a "secret" group was set up in the Transport Department, Labor has claimed. Main Roads Minister Mark Bailey told the budget estimates hearing that the Strategy and Renewal... Read more
7 related stories
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Business Insider
China has detained 11 government officials and 12 suspects possibly connected with the Tianjin explosionsMost of the officials have been accused of dereliction of duty while one has be
China has detained 11 government officials and 12 suspects possibly connected with the Tianjin explosions
Business Insider / Posted 4 days ago
Most of the officials have been accused of dereliction of duty while one has been held for alleged abuse of power, state media reported. The officials worked in the transport ministry, Tianjin’s city government, the port authority and customs. They... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
World's biggest car manufacturers sued over 'deadly' keyless ignitionsTen of the world’s biggest carmakers were sued on Wednesday by American consume
World's biggest car manufacturers sued over 'deadly' keyless ignitions
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 4 days ago
Ten of the world’s biggest carmakers were sued on Wednesday by American consumers who claim they concealed the risks of carbon monoxide poisoning in more than five million vehicles equipped with keyless ignitions, leading to 13 deaths. According to... Read more
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The Hindu
Helmet to be mandatory for pillion riders soonA Transport Department official said the notification was delayed due to civic
Helmet to be mandatory for pillion riders soon
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
A Transport Department official said the notification was delayed due to civic polls Two-wheeler owners in the city will soon have to buy an additional helmet. The government intends to enforce the rule of helmets for pillion riders as early as... Read more
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Yahoo News
Bangkok bomber probe: Security cameras work, says city hall By NATTASUDA ANUSONADISAI and JOCELYN GECKERAugust 25, 2015 7:43 AM FILE - I
Bangkok bomber probe: Security cameras work, says city hall
Yahoo News / Posted 4 days ago
By NATTASUDA ANUSONADISAI and JOCELYN GECKERAugust 25, 2015 7:43 AM FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2015 file image, released by Royal Thai Police spokesman Lt. Gen. Prawut Thavornsiri shows a man... Read more
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The Courier
The war on myki: Julian Burnside QC leads legal team to help Melbourne commuters fight fines in courtLawyers have descended on Melbourne courts to help commuters fight unjust myki
The war on myki: Julian Burnside QC leads legal team to help Melbourne commuters fight fines in court
The Courier / Posted 4 days ago
Lawyers have descended on Melbourne courts to help commuters fight unjust myki fines. A team of lawyers, led by eminent barrister Julian Burnside, QC, are about to descend on Melbourne's courts to help commuters facing fare-evasion charges. Mr... Read more
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The Border Mail
The war on myki: Julian Burnside QC leads legal team to help Melbourne commuters fight fines in courtLawyers have descended on Melbourne courts to help commuters fight unjust myki
The war on myki: Julian Burnside QC leads legal team to help Melbourne commuters fight fines in court
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Lawyers have descended on Melbourne courts to help commuters fight unjust myki fines. A team of lawyers, led by eminent barrister Julian Burnside, QC, are about to descend on Melbourne's courts to help commuters facing fare-evasion charges. Mr... Read more
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The Age
The war on myki: Julian Burnside QC leads legal team to help Melbourne commuters fight fines in courtThe enforcement of myki fines has been thrown into doubt. A team of lawyers, l
The war on myki: Julian Burnside QC leads legal team to help Melbourne commuters fight fines in court
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
The enforcement of myki fines has been thrown into doubt. A team of lawyers, led by eminent barrister Julian Burnside, QC, are about to descend on Melbourne's courts to help commuters facing fare-evasion charges. Mr Burnside and his team are... Read more
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asianage
Delhi government notifies scheme for taxisWith an aim to provide last mile economical connectivity to Delhiites, the AAP
Delhi government notifies scheme for taxis
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
With an aim to provide last mile economical connectivity to Delhiites, the AAP government on Wednesday notified the new “City Taxi Scheme” 2015, which includes mandatory installation of GPS devices and digital fare meters. A senior government... Read more
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iol.co.za
Cop in criminal record mixDurban - An officer with the Road Traffic Inspectorate claims she has a crimina
Cop in criminal record mix
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
Durban - An officer with the Road Traffic Inspectorate claims she has a criminal record for no reason and has turned to the Pietermaritzburg High Court to have it expunged after failing to get the criminal record centre to do so. Sindiswe Ngidi said... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Bangkok bomber probe: Security cameras work, says city hallBANGKOK (AP) — The investigation into Bangkok’s deadly bombing turned into a bl
Bangkok bomber probe: Security cameras work, says city hall
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
BANGKOK (AP) — The investigation into Bangkok’s deadly bombing turned into a blame game after police said their progress was hindered by faulty security cameras and city hall shot back Tuesday, insisting the cameras are not the problem. In the... Read more
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Central Chronicle
MISA detainees to be Loktantra Senani’s nowStaff Reporter, Bhopal Minister of State for General Administration Lal Singh
MISA detainees to be Loktantra Senani’s now
Central Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
Staff Reporter, Bhopal Minister of State for General Administration Lal Singh Arya has directed to change nomenclature “MISA detainee” to “Loktantra Senani” and use the new term now. He said that uniform identity cards should be provided to MISA... Read more
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The Star
Johor JPJ ironing out VEP registrationJOHOR BARU: There are teething problems with the online registration of foreign
Johor JPJ ironing out VEP registration
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
JOHOR BARU: There are teething problems with the online registration of foreign vehicles for the Vehicle Entry Permit (VEP), acknowledges the Road Transport Department. The Transport Ministry was ironing out the issues since the registration started... Read more
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Calcutta News
Delhi government coming up with new taxi scheme: HC told The city government on Tuesday told the Delhi High Court that it has modified
Delhi government coming up with new taxi scheme: HC told
Calcutta News / Posted 5 days ago
The city government on Tuesday told the Delhi High Court that it has modified the Radio Taxi Scheme and is coming up with new specific scheme in 10 days for radio taxis which will include... Read more
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The Star
AES and Kejara to be revivedPUTRAJAYA: The Automated Enforcement System (AES) and Kejara demerit points sys
AES and Kejara to be revived
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: The Automated Enforcement System (AES) and Kejara demerit points system could make a comeback by the end of this year, said Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai. He said that although reviews on both systems were still in... Read more
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The Borneo Post
‘Kejara’ demerit points system to make a comeback soonLiow launching the Road Transport Department Merdeka Expedition with the 1RTD Y
‘Kejara’ demerit points system to make a comeback soon
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
Liow launching the Road Transport Department Merdeka Expedition with the 1RTD Youth Squad in conjunction with the 2015 National Day — Bernama photo PUTRAJAYA: The ‘Kejara’ demerit points system for traffic offenders that was suspended for a... Read more
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