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The Temasek Review
LTA: MRT commuters to be guinea pigs for up to 6 months, more guinea pigs needed in December « Opinion « TR EMERITUSfirst world public transportation system is really unique. And how not to be wi
The Temasek Review / Posted yesterday
first world public transportation system is really unique. And how not to be with so many ex paper generals in the transport ministry and SMRT? During this trial period, the government has forced commuters to be fare-paying guinea pigs. As... Read more
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BBC News
A scandal over schools, land and nationalism in Japanreported that a nationalist educational body called Moritomo Gakuen bought this
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
reported that a nationalist educational body called Moritomo Gakuen bought this land for a new primary school from the transport ministry at a suspiciously low price. It certainly got a very good deal, paying less than a sixth of the land's... Read more
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TheBull
Tunnel visions: China bets big on subways as cities expandbenefits all around through enhanced flow of labour, financing, resources and a
TheBull / Posted 2 days ago
benefits all around through enhanced flow of labour, financing, resources and administrative expertise, experts said. A transport ministry statement on Tuesday declared China to be in a "golden era" of transport development. The resulting... Read more
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Rappler
Tunnel visions: China bets big on subways as cities expandbenefits all around through enhanced flow of labour, financing, resources and a
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
benefits all around through enhanced flow of labour, financing, resources and administrative expertise, experts said. A transport ministry statement on Tuesday, July 18, declared China to be in a "golden era" of transport development. The... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Airlines ordered to pay fines, pilots suspended as punishment for accidents900 million won (US$802,282) for a runway accident two years ago and the pilot
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 3 days ago
900 million won (US$802,282) for a runway accident two years ago and the pilot responsible stripped of his license, the transport ministry said Thursday while announcing a series of punitive actions against carriers. Korean Air Lines Co. was... Read more
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asianage
How you'll do Air India stake sale, Tata Group asks govtby a government official to approach ministries concerned with their queries.
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
by a government official to approach ministries concerned with their queries. According to the report, Finance Ministry, Transport Ministry, Railway Ministry, Power Ministry and finally the Civil Aviation Ministry would take a final call on any... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
NBTC approves bandwidth for IoT, Sino-Thai railwaya 5MHz block on the 400MHz band for the Thai-Chinese high-speed railway project
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
a 5MHz block on the 400MHz band for the Thai-Chinese high-speed railway project's communication network. The move meets a Transport Ministry request from early 2016 for the NBTC to allocate bandwidth on the 800-900MHz spectrum for a wireless... Read more
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The Star
Drivers encouraged to install Advanced Driver-Assistance SystemsDepartment (JPJ) deputy director-general Datuk Yusoff Ayob was fined RM600 for
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
Department (JPJ) deputy director-general Datuk Yusoff Ayob was fined RM600 for driving in the emergency lane. “At the Transport Ministry, we do not take lightly towards traffic offences. It does not matter who committed it. “In this case, it... Read more
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FOX Business
Diesel summit: German government to meet with auto bossesThe German government has invited leading automakers to a meeting next month to
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
The German government has invited leading automakers to a meeting next month to discuss how to reduce diesel emissions. Transport Ministry spokesman Sebastian Hille said Wednesday the CEOs of Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche, Daimler, Ford's (NYSE:F)... Read more
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FOX Business
Diesel summit: German government to meet with auto bosseshas invited leading automakers to a meeting next month to discuss how to reduce
FOX Business / Posted 4 days ago
has invited leading automakers to a meeting next month to discuss how to reduce diesel emissions. Continue Reading Below Transport Ministry spokesman Sebastian Hille said Wednesday the CEOs of Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche, Daimler, Ford's (F) German... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
German government set up diesel summit with auto bosses— The German government has invited leading automakers to a meeting next month
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
— The German government has invited leading automakers to a meeting next month to discuss how to reduce diesel emissions. Transport Ministry spokesman Sebastian Hille said Wednesday the CEOs of Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche, Daimler, Ford's German... Read more
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Connecticut Post
German government set up diesel summit with auto bosses— The German government has invited leading automakers to a meeting next month
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
— The German government has invited leading automakers to a meeting next month to discuss how to reduce diesel emissions. Transport Ministry spokesman Sebastian Hille said Wednesday the CEOs of Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche, Daimler, Ford's German... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
German government set up diesel summit with auto bosses- The German government has invited leading automakers to a meeting next month
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
- The German government has invited leading automakers to a meeting next month to discuss how to reduce diesel emissions. Transport Ministry spokesman Sebastian Hille said Wednesday the CEOs of Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche, Daimler, Ford's German... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
German government set up diesel summit with auto bosses— The German government has invited leading automakers to a meeting next month
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
— The German government has invited leading automakers to a meeting next month to discuss how to reduce diesel emissions. Transport Ministry spokesman Sebastian Hille said Wednesday the CEOs of Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche, Daimler, Ford's German... Read more
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The Star
Even Cabinet ministers will face the music for traffic offencesTransport Department (JPJ) director-general Datuk Yusoff Ayob was fined RM600 f
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
Transport Department (JPJ) director-general Datuk Yusoff Ayob was fined RM600 for driving in the emergency lane. "At the Transport Ministry, we do not take traffic offences lightly. It does not matter who committed it. "This case shows that we... Read more
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The Irish Times
Daimler to recall millions of diesel vehicles for software emissions fixto Daimler spokesman Matthias Brock. He said Daimler has informed German author
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
to Daimler spokesman Matthias Brock. He said Daimler has informed German authorities about its decision. Germany’s transport ministry declined to immediately comment on the recall. “The public debate about diesel engines is creating... Read more
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DW
Daimler set to recall 3 million diesel cars in Europe |Zetsche said that manipulation of such magnitude would "not be possible" in his
DW / Posted 5 days ago
Zetsche said that manipulation of such magnitude would "not be possible" in his company. Last week, however, the German Transport Ministry announced it would examine Daimler's cars amid reports their results were altered in a similar fashion.... Read more
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CBC.ca
Employee accused of defrauding ServiceOntarioOnt., is accused of defrauding ServiceOntario, OPP say. Grenville County OPP b
CBC.ca / Posted 5 days ago
Ont., is accused of defrauding ServiceOntario, OPP say. Grenville County OPP began an investigation with help from the Transport Ministry, the Environment Ministry and the Government and Consumer Services, OPP said in a media release. No... Read more
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Reuters
Daimler to spend $255 million updating diesel carslast week summoned Mercedes-Benz executives to question them about emissions. A
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
last week summoned Mercedes-Benz executives to question them about emissions. At the time the carmaker agreed with the Transport Ministry to undergo another round of emissions tests. "The company is investing about 220 million euros. The... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
402 overpass compensation settledA deal has been made between the transport ministry and a Scarborough company r
Sarnia Observer / Posted 5 days ago
A deal has been made between the transport ministry and a Scarborough company regarding repair costs for the Indian Road overpass damaged in 2015. Automatic Coating Limited has pleaded guilty to operating a vehicle carrying an over-height load that... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
DLT eyes S44 to revamp bus routesfor greater mass transit efficiency. DLT deputy director-general Cherdchai San
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
for greater mass transit efficiency. DLT deputy director-general Cherdchai Sanansrisakhon said the department will ask the Transport Ministry to seek the prime minister's power under Section 44 to scrap the concessions. When the concessions are... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Malaysia hopes opening of MRT line will ease congestion31 stations including seven underground, is expected to carry an average of 150
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
31 stations including seven underground, is expected to carry an average of 150,000 passengers a day. Liow also said the transport ministry expects the first MRT line will cause the number of vehicles on the Malaysian capital's roads to drop by... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Jeju Air gets China approval to fly 2 chartered flightssoutheastern part of China from Cheongju, she said. The flights will take place
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 6 days ago
southeastern part of China from Cheongju, she said. The flights will take place on July 25 and 29. But the company and the transport ministry remained cautious, saying the "one-time" approval does not necessarily mean Beijing will lift the ban on... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Jin Air services 19 mln passengers since launchyear, passengers on domestic routes jumped 11 percent on-year to 30.91 million
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 6 days ago
year, passengers on domestic routes jumped 11 percent on-year to 30.91 million and passengers on international routes climbed 19 percent to 73 million, the transport ministry said. A Jin Air B737-800 jet (Courtesy o... Read more
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The Economic Times
Transport ministry opposes NITI Aayog's plan to let taxi aggregators rope in private carsNEW DELHI: The transport ministry is not in favour of Niti Aayog’s suggestion t
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
NEW DELHI: The transport ministry is not in favour of Niti Aayog’s suggestion that taxi aggregators should be allowed to rope in private cars to increase the availability of vehicles for passengers. The ministry’s view is that vehicles used for... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
China rescues 49 tourists stranded on island by typhoonfour camping groups that had been stranded on Nanpeng island some 35 kilometres
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
four camping groups that had been stranded on Nanpeng island some 35 kilometres east of Yangjiang city on the mainland, the Transport Ministry said in a statement. The island is normally uninhabited. On Sunday morning, all of the tourists were... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Germany eyes effective emission control from diesel carsFRANKFURT: Germany is considering "effective measures" to cut pollution from di
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
FRANKFURT: Germany is considering "effective measures" to cut pollution from diesel engines, the transport ministry said on Saturday, reacting to a media report saying planned goals were unambitious. German magazine Der Spiegel reported that, after... Read more
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EuroNews
Germany eyes effective emission control from diesel carsFRANKFURT (Reuters) – Germany is considering “effective measures” to cut pollut
EuroNews / Posted 8 days ago
FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Germany is considering “effective measures” to cut pollution from diesel engines, the transport ministry said on Saturday, reacting to a media report saying planned goals were unambitious. German magazine Der Spiegel reported... Read more
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Reuters
Germany eyes effective emission control from diesel carsFRANKFURT (Reuters) - Germany is considering "effective measures" to cut pollut
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Germany is considering "effective measures" to cut pollution from diesel engines, the transport ministry said on Saturday, reacting to a media report saying planned goals were unambitious. German magazine Der Spiegel reported... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Transport Co eyes Myanmar linksWe’re now discussing the plans with the Land Transport Department before sendin
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
We’re now discussing the plans with the Land Transport Department before sending them to the Foreign Ministry and the Transport Ministry for approval,” he said. Some 15%, or 187 million baht, of the company’s 3.7-billion-baht revenue comes... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
State agencies to buy B17bn rubberNatural Resources and Environment, the Public Health Ministry, the Interior Min
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
Natural Resources and Environment, the Public Health Ministry, the Interior Minister, the Tourism and Sports Ministry, the Transport Ministry and the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration. They will buy 22,321 tonnes of latex and 2,953 tonnes of... Read more
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DW
Daimler rejects emissions cheating as Germany launches probe |After German Transport Ministry officials on Thursday met with Daimler represen
DW / Posted 9 days ago
After German Transport Ministry officials on Thursday met with Daimler representatives, including the head of technology development Ola Kaellenius, Daimler vehemently rejected allegations it had installed software to manipulate the emissions of its... Read more
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ABC News
Germany checking Daimler cars amid diesel emissions probeThe German Transport Ministry says the country's motor transport authority will
ABC News / Posted 9 days ago
The German Transport Ministry says the country's motor transport authority will examine cars made by Daimler amid an investigation into suspected manipulation of diesel emissions controls. Company representatives met with a Transport Ministry... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
German government says sees no signs Mercedes used illegal softwarearticle in Der Spiegel, a KBA spokesman said, "We need to wait for the results
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
article in Der Spiegel, a KBA spokesman said, "We need to wait for the results of investigation to be published." KBA reports to Germany's transport ministry. (Reporting by Markus Wacket and Edward Taylor; Editing by Arno Schuetze)Source: R... Read more
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Reuters
German government says sees no signs Mercedes used illegal softwareasked about the article in Der Spiegel, a KBA spokesman said, "We need to wait
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
asked about the article in Der Spiegel, a KBA spokesman said, "We need to wait for the results of investigation to be published." KBA reports to Germany's transport ministry. Reporting by Markus Wacket and Edward Taylor; Editing by Arno S... Read more
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FOX Business
Germany checking Daimler cars amid diesel emissions probeThe German Transport Ministry says the country's motor transport authority will
FOX Business / Posted 9 days ago
The German Transport Ministry says the country's motor transport authority will examine cars made by Daimler amid an investigation into suspected manipulation of diesel emissions controls. Daimler said in May that prosecutors would search several... Read more
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FOX Business
Germany checking Daimler cars amid diesel emissions probeBERLIN – The German Transport Ministry says the country's motor transport autho
FOX Business / Posted 9 days ago
BERLIN – The German Transport Ministry says the country's motor transport authority will examine cars made by Daimler amid an investigation into suspected manipulation of diesel emissions controls. Continue Reading Below Daimler said in May that... Read more
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Reuters
Berlin: Daimler told German emissions inquiry it hadn't breached rulescommittee investigating whether carmakers had sold cars with excessive emission
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
committee investigating whether carmakers had sold cars with excessive emissions that it had not broken the law, a Transport Ministry spokesman said on Friday. The Stuttgart-based carmaker was summoned for a meeting on Thursday to address... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government Loses Revenue As Political Parties Fail to Register Vehicles(CDC) also displaying its preparedness for the campaign showcased 35 vehicles a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
(CDC) also displaying its preparedness for the campaign showcased 35 vehicles and 300 motorbikes. Sources within the Transport Ministry informed this paper that some political parties are acquiring stickers for their vehicles on account and... Read more
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Sherbrooke Record
Bridge replacement put off to 2018The Bishop’s Bridge will not be closed this summer, after all. Having been left
Sherbrooke Record / Posted 10 days ago
The Bishop’s Bridge will not be closed this summer, after all. Having been left in the dark for months by Quebec’s Transport Ministry (MTQ) about when the work to replace the bridge deck would begin, Lennoxville Borough President David Price said... Read more
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The Irish Times
Germany summons Daimler to address emissions allegationsof the Mercedes-Benz brand, for a meeting on Thursday to address allegations it
The Irish Times / Posted 10 days ago
of the Mercedes-Benz brand, for a meeting on Thursday to address allegations it sold cars with excessive emissions, the transport ministry said. Germany’s Sueddeutsche Zeitung, citing a search warrant issued by a Stuttgart court, reported that... Read more
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Reuters
Germany summons Daimler to address emissions allegationshas summoned Daimler (DAIGn.DE) for a meeting on Thursday to address allegation
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
has summoned Daimler (DAIGn.DE) for a meeting on Thursday to address allegations it sold cars with excessive emissions, the transport ministry said. German newspaper Sueddeutsche Zeitung, citing a search warrant issued by a Stuttgart court,... Read more
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birminghammail
TWO HOUR passport queues in Majorca amid Palma airport 'chaos'represented by the Association of Airlines and the Association of Spanish Air T
birminghammail / Posted 10 days ago
represented by the Association of Airlines and the Association of Spanish Air Transport, have urged the Spanish Transport Ministry and Interior Ministry to step in to improve passenger flow. Interior minister Juan Ignacio Zoido was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DMO Raises N106 Billion Through FGN Bond Auctionof the budget also showed that the Ministry of Power, Works and Housing got the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
of the budget also showed that the Ministry of Power, Works and Housing got the highest vote of N586.54 billion. The Transport Ministry got N256.52 billion and Education and Health ministries were allocated N455.41 billion and N308.46 billion... Read more
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CNBC
Daimler reportedly accused of selling over 1 million cars with excess emissionsdid not see any danger of its cars being banned. A spokesman for Stuttgart pro
CNBC / Posted 10 days ago
did not see any danger of its cars being banned. A spokesman for Stuttgart prosecutors declined to comment while Germany's transport ministry couldn't be reached for comment. Carmakers across the globe have faced increased regulatory scrutiny over... Read more
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The Economic Times
Catch up with 8 things that may move markets todayfollowing launch of GST, the government is now working on unclogging toll gates
The Economic Times / Posted 10 days ago
following launch of GST, the government is now working on unclogging toll gates to speed up freight transportation. The transport ministry has set a target of issuing radio frequency identification (RFID) or FASTags to 5 million vehicles in one... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
High-speed rail financing takes shape(ADB) and Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB). "I've already given the
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 10 days ago
(ADB) and Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB). "I've already given the policies to the Finance Ministry and the Transport Ministry, stating that the government is open to borrowing both from overseas and domestic institutions, and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government to unclog toll gates to speed up freight transportationday compared with 200 km earlier. The government wants to smoothen freight move
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
day compared with 200 km earlier. The government wants to smoothen freight movement further. To effect this change, the transport ministry has set a target of issuing radio frequency identification (RFID) or FASTags to 5 million vehicles in one... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Daimler accused of selling over one million cars with excess emissions: newspaperdid not see any danger of its cars being banned. A spokesman for Stuttgart pro
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
did not see any danger of its cars being banned. A spokesman for Stuttgart prosecutors declined to comment while Germany's transport ministry couldn't be reached for comment. Carmakers across the globe have faced increased regulatory scrutiny over... Read more
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EuroNews
Daimler accused of selling over 1 million cars with excess emissions - newspaperdid not see any danger of its cars being banned. A spokesman for Stuttgart pros
EuroNews / Posted 11 days ago
did not see any danger of its cars being banned. A spokesman for Stuttgart prosecutors declined to comment while Germany’s transport ministry couldn’t be reached for comment. Carmakers across the globe have faced increased regulatory scrutiny over... Read more
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