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Daily Telegraph
Malaysia Airlines accused of sacking cabin crew for being overweightand will proceed with legal action if this situation remains unchanged,” Mr Nas
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
and will proceed with legal action if this situation remains unchanged,” Mr Nasaruddin continued. “I hope the [Malaysian] Transport Ministry and Human Resources Ministry will help to look into this matter and find an amicable and fair... Read more
12h
Swissinfo
Cassis to take over foreign ministryin the justice ministry, Guy Parmelin in the defence ministry, Ueli Maurer in t
Swissinfo / Posted 12 hours ago
in the justice ministry, Guy Parmelin in the defence ministry, Ueli Maurer in the finance ministry, Doris Leuthard in the transport ministry and Alain Berset in the health ministry. One of the main challenges for the new foreign minister will be... Read more
17h
DutchNews.nl
Driving schools are failing, not enough new drivers are passing first timebureau CBR. The CBR, together with motoring organisation Bovag and various dri
DutchNews.nl / Posted 17 hours ago
bureau CBR. The CBR, together with motoring organisation Bovag and various driving school associations, has written to the transport ministry calling for better standards for driving schools and instructors, the Telegraaf said on Friday. Unlike in... Read more
18h
TheBull
Siemens stock gains on reports of rail tie-up schemesand one for signalling. Alstom declined to comment on the reports when contact
TheBull / Posted 18 hours ago
and one for signalling. Alstom declined to comment on the reports when contacted by AFP, while Siemens and the French transport ministry could not immediately be reached for comment. Pressure is mounting for consolidation in the European rail... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
New diesel cars ‘no better for environment’ than petrol carsdo not produce less of the environmentally damaging carbon dioxide than petrol
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
do not produce less of the environmentally damaging carbon dioxide than petrol cars, a group of newspapers cited the German Transport Ministry as saying on Wednesday, in a potential further headache for the auto sector. The car industry is... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Minister to minister: Let’s settle petty traffic cases out of courtreduce the burden on judiciary, Union law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has writ
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
reduce the burden on judiciary, Union law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has written to his cabinet colleague heading the transport ministry, Nitin Gadkari. Prasad, in his letter last week, has suggested amending the Motor Vehicles Act — the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Finnish transportation app Whim to be launched in Singapore by 2018making use of the seminar to share their innovations and technologies across va
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
making use of the seminar to share their innovations and technologies across various sectors. Additionally, Singapore’s Transport Ministry and Land Transport Authority (LTA) hosted Finland's Minister of Transport and Communications Ms Anne... Read more
4d
The Temasek Review
MRT: Take 7 years to fix breakdowns? « Letters « TR EMERITUSTan for telling us what is arguably the most significant piece of information a
The Temasek Review / Posted 4 days ago
Tan for telling us what is arguably the most significant piece of information about the MRT, that I believe nobody (SMRT, transport ministry, media etc) has ever told Singaporeans – which is it “will take up to seven years” to fix the current... Read more
5d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Cabinet mulls flood planin Ayutthaya, the cabinet will also be asked to consider the construction of a
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
in Ayutthaya, the cabinet will also be asked to consider the construction of a canal-cum-motorway project proposed by the Transport Ministry. The project would involve the connecting of a new canal with a motorway to be named Third Eastern Ring... Read more
6d
The Trinidad Guardian
Ferry probe went smoothly—Mouttetof the two vessels to service the sea bridge, says it was a smooth process. Th
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
of the two vessels to service the sea bridge, says it was a smooth process. The probe was ordered after the Works and Transport Ministry had terminated the contract for the Ocean Flower 2 on the grounds that Canadian-based ferry service... Read more
7d
Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Icao 'likely to lift' red flag on Thai aviationand regulations and granting Recertification of Air Operator Certificates (Re-A
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 7 days ago
and regulations and granting Recertification of Air Operator Certificates (Re-AOC) to airlines. He said the CAAT and the Transport Ministry expect to receive unofficial results of the ICAO assessment on Sept 27 while the official result is likely... Read more
7d
Civil Georgia
Issue 8Tskhinvali authorities’ close ties to the Moscow’s proxies in the eastern Ukrai
Civil Georgia / Posted 7 days ago
Tskhinvali authorities’ close ties to the Moscow’s proxies in the eastern Ukraine keeps developing. This time, the Donetsk “transport ministry” signed a cooperation agreement with a delegation from Tskhinvali. Russia’s Network – The Eagle returns a... Read more
7d
The Economic Times
You could soon need Aadhaar for driving licence, registration of new vehiclesoffences or for fake identity. The Aadhaar number's biometrics details will he
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
offences or for fake identity. The Aadhaar number's biometrics details will help prevent such practices. The Union road transport ministry, according to the report, has already started work to roll out the measure by incorporating the necessary... Read more
7d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Icao 'likely to lift' red flag on Thai aviationand regulations and granting Recertification of Air Operator Certificates (Re-A
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
and regulations and granting Recertification of Air Operator Certificates (Re-AOC) to airlines. He said the CAAT and the Transport Ministry expect to receive unofficial results of the ICAO assessment on Sept 27 while the official result is likely... Read more
9d
The Hollywood Reporter
Bulgaria Selects 'Glory' for Foreignwho hands in millions in cash he finds piled on the tracks. However, his honest
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 9 days ago
who hands in millions in cash he finds piled on the tracks. However, his honesty is only rewarded with dishonesty when a transport ministry PR woman decides to use him and the find as a diversion from a corruption scandal, turning his life upside... Read more
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Swissinfo
Trials with driverless buses to be extendeda district of the Swiss capital, Bern, in a bid to gather more experience with
Swissinfo / Posted 9 days ago
a district of the Swiss capital, Bern, in a bid to gather more experience with digitalised mobility solutions. The Swiss transport ministry is preparing proposals for a possible legal amendment to pave the way for the regular use of driverless... Read more
11d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Government designs 2-year human rights maprelated to human rights, Rights and Liberties Protection Department chief Pitik
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 11 days ago
related to human rights, Rights and Liberties Protection Department chief Pitikan Sithidej told a seminar Monday. The Transport Ministry, for example, has been urged to help the government achieve this goal by designing transport systems... Read more
11d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Ministry urges PPP plan for new lineLight Red Line electric train from Bang Sue to Rangsit has over 80% completed i
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 11 days ago
Light Red Line electric train from Bang Sue to Rangsit has over 80% completed in September. (Bangkok Post file photo) The Transport Ministry wants the State Railway of Thailand (SRT) to adopt the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) gross cost scheme... Read more
12d
Business Standard India
Carmakers could get early airbag deadline shockercompliance of crash norms in existing car models. These norms cannot be met wit
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
compliance of crash norms in existing car models. These norms cannot be met without airbags. The proposal by the Union road transport ministry is learnt to be at a draft stage, and a notification could soon follow. Manufacturers in India, the... Read more
13d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Japanese rail plans take shapeadded that the figure is subject to change once the Japanese ministry submits a
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 13 days ago
added that the figure is subject to change once the Japanese ministry submits a research report on the project to the Thai Transport Ministry this year. After the report is submitted, the design phase for the Bangkok-Phitsanulok stretch will begin... Read more
14d
Bdnews24.com
BRTA committee to suggest curbs on special bus services for DhakaChairman Moshiar Rahman said on Friday they were yet to get the draft. The fin
Bdnews24.com / Posted 14 days ago
Chairman Moshiar Rahman said on Friday they were yet to get the draft. The final recommendations would be sent to the road transport ministry for instructions on implementation, he said “We are sincere about implementing the committee’s... Read more
14d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Purple Line use up 47% since 'missing link' completedin the number of people using the MRTA's Purple Line since the opening of the "
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 14 days ago
in the number of people using the MRTA's Purple Line since the opening of the "missing link" with the Blue Line, the Transport Ministry said on Friday. The number of riders had smoothly risen from a daily average of 33,130 trips to 48,760... Read more
14d
Sabah Daily Express
What worked for me: Anifahof the plane. "I have to focus on the job hands on and sought official assista
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 14 days ago
of the plane. "I have to focus on the job hands on and sought official assistance from other ministries and agencies like Transport Ministry and Prime Minister Department. I called each Foreign Minister in the world to seek permission and allow us... Read more
15d
Channel NewsAsia
Stricken Japan flight suffered major turbine damage: JALthe damage occurred as a result of the fire or whether they were damaged before
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
the damage occurred as a result of the fire or whether they were damaged before take-off. Officials from the Japanese transport ministry are scouring the plane for clues as to what caused the incident. The experts will examine the engine... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Bandwidth approved for rail projectsrail network nationwide. The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Comm
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 15 days ago
rail network nationwide. The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission had earlier proposed that the Transport Ministry be allowed to use a bandwidth on the 800-900MHz spectrum for a wireless railway communication system. The... Read more
15d
The Star
Ministry to study eCall implementationPUTRAJAYA: The Transport Ministry will begin a study on the eCall emergency cal
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: The Transport Ministry will begin a study on the eCall emergency call system for vehicles in the hope of implementing it in Malaysia by 2019. Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai (pic) said the ministry has tabled a presentation... Read more
16d
The Trinidad Guardian
$18m received for no servicealso drew reference to another matter involving the Galicia, regarding an April
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
also drew reference to another matter involving the Galicia, regarding an April 2014 cheque which was sent from the then transport ministry to the Port Authority of T&T to be placed in an account on hold until a contract was executed. “Something... Read more
16d
Yonhap News Agency
S. Korea, Thailand agree to expand bilateral flightsdouble the number of designated airlines on their bilateral routes as Seoul tac
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 16 days ago
double the number of designated airlines on their bilateral routes as Seoul tackles declining travel demand from China, the transport ministry said Wednesday. At the aviation talks held in Busan, 450 kilometers south of Seoul, Koo Bon-hwan,... Read more
16d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
SRT reveals rail contract bid winnersKrathiam, valued at 10 billion baht, tomorrow. Acting SRT governor Anon Luangb
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 16 days ago
Krathiam, valued at 10 billion baht, tomorrow. Acting SRT governor Anon Luangboriboon, also an inspector-general at the Transport Ministry, said 10 construction contracts were allotted for five double-track rail routes. Of these contracts, the... Read more
17d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Free third-class train travel for all ends on Sept 30annually by all governments. It will end on Sept 30. SRT acting governor Anon
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 17 days ago
annually by all governments. It will end on Sept 30. SRT acting governor Anon Luangboriboon, an inspector-general at the Transport Ministry, said on Tuesday many travellers had benefitted from the free travel, but it had now been replaced. The... Read more
17d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
JAL plane declares emergency, returns to Tokyo(Reuters file photo) A Japan Airlines plane bound for New York declared an eme
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 17 days ago
(Reuters file photo) A Japan Airlines plane bound for New York declared an emergency Tuesday due to engine trouble, the transport ministry said. The aircraft notified the airport controller about the trouble after departing Haneda airport at... Read more
17d
Channel NewsAsia
China's Wuhan bans new shared bikes on safety concernsan estimated 16 million vehicles nationwide through apps downloaded on their mo
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
an estimated 16 million vehicles nationwide through apps downloaded on their mobile phones, according to estimates from the transport ministry. But inadequate regulation has caused mayhem on China's roads and pavements, with thousands of bikes... Read more
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The Star
More ports join Malaysia-China alliancewith (from left) China’s Ministry of Transport senior official Liu Peng, Dr Hua
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
with (from left) China’s Ministry of Transport senior official Liu Peng, Dr Huang, Kong and deputy secretary-general of the Transport Ministry, Datuk Chua Kok Ching. Liow said that Malaysia aspired to be the logistics hub for the South-East Asia... Read more
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dna
Cargo boat sinks off Oman's coast, all 20 sailors savedAll 20 sailors on board were rescued as a Tanzanian-flagged cargo ship sank off
dna / Posted 19 days ago
All 20 sailors on board were rescued as a Tanzanian-flagged cargo ship sank off the coast of Oman on Sunday, the transport ministry said. The ship, carrying sand and iron rods from the Emirates to Eritrea, sank off Lakabi, 770 kilometres south of... Read more
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19d
The Star
Transport Ministry willing to study extra insurance for air travellersBUKIT KAYU HITAM: The Transport Ministry is willing to study the need of airlin
The Star / Posted 19 days ago
BUKIT KAYU HITAM: The Transport Ministry is willing to study the need of airline companies to offer additional insurance coverage to their passengers to protect them against any untoward incidents abroad. Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai said the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
China’s Belt and Road: What’s in it for Malaysia?Xi Jinping in May, three memorandums of understandings involving the Ministry o
The Borneo Post / Posted 20 days ago
Xi Jinping in May, three memorandums of understandings involving the Ministry of International Trade and Industry, Transport Ministry and Ministry of Agriculture and Agro-Based Industry were signed. Najib said the ‘One Belt One Road... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
M'sian Consul involved in MH370 debris killed?of MH370, said the timing of Houssenaly's death was "suspicious" as he had been
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 20 days ago
of MH370, said the timing of Houssenaly's death was "suspicious" as he had been expected to visit the Malagasy transport ministry to retrieve the debris and deliver it to Malaysia. Noting that Houssenaly had been of French Malagsy... Read more
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21d
The Economic Times
Cabinet reshuffle: PM Modi will keep in mind elections, performance and streamliningRSS and who handled the highly sensitive job of forging a coalition with PDP in
The Economic Times / Posted 21 days ago
RSS and who handled the highly sensitive job of forging a coalition with PDP in Kashmir. The key highlight of the reshuffle could be the creation of an integrated transport ministry, including railways, under road and shipping minister Nitin Gadka... Read more
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21d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Nakhon Ratchasima double-track bids delayChira Junction station will be constructed 2 metres off the ground. (Photo by P
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 21 days ago
Chira Junction station will be constructed 2 metres off the ground. (Photo by Prasit Tangprasert) Nakhon Ratchasima: The Transport Ministry has called off bidding set for today for construction contracts concerning the double-track rail... Read more
22d
Business Standard India
Ahead of Cabinet rejig, Rudy quits; five other ministers might follow suitof ministers has 72 members. With Air India sale on the anvil, some in the gov
Business Standard India / Posted 22 days ago
of ministers has 72 members. With Air India sale on the anvil, some in the government are of the view that an omnibus transport ministry should be set up. In 1985, Rajiv Gandhi had created an omnibus transport ministry under Haryana leader... Read more
23d
Sarnia Observer
Median barriers urgedElgin County. Elgin-Middlesex-London MPP Jeff Yurek, whose riding includes Dut
Sarnia Observer / Posted 23 days ago
Elgin County. Elgin-Middlesex-London MPP Jeff Yurek, whose riding includes Dutton, says he has asked for a meeting with transport ministry officials and will press for median barriers. “I remember how many deaths they had between Woodstock and... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Median barriers urgedElgin County. Elgin-Middlesex-London MPP Jeff Yurek, whose riding includes Dut
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 23 days ago
Elgin County. Elgin-Middlesex-London MPP Jeff Yurek, whose riding includes Dutton, says he has asked for a meeting with transport ministry officials and will press for median barriers. “I remember how many deaths they had between Woodstock and... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Median barriers urgedElgin County. Elgin-Middlesex-London MPP Jeff Yurek, whose riding includes Dut
Chatham Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
Elgin County. Elgin-Middlesex-London MPP Jeff Yurek, whose riding includes Dutton, says he has asked for a meeting with transport ministry officials and will press for median barriers. “I remember how many deaths they had between Woodstock and... Read more
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Swissinfo
Porsche Cayenne SUV Gets Sports Car Flair With Fat Rear Tiresunscathed by the crisis, with the marque was forced to recall some 21,000 Cayen
Swissinfo / Posted 24 days ago
unscathed by the crisis, with the marque was forced to recall some 21,000 Cayennes with tainted diesel engines. The German Transport Ministry also imposed a sales stop for the affected models. Porsche Chief Executive Officer Oliver Blume has in... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Nine out of 10 S. Koreans live in citiesout of 10 South Koreans lived in cities that accounted for only 17 percent of t
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 24 days ago
out of 10 South Koreans lived in cities that accounted for only 17 percent of the overall national territory last year, the transport ministry said Tuesday. In 2016, 47.47 million people, or 91.8 percent, of the country's total population of 51.7... Read more
24d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Bus conductors face early retirementthe red again and promote working transparency in the future. The BMTA is due
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 24 days ago
the red again and promote working transparency in the future. The BMTA is due to submit a newer, more detailed plan to the Transport Ministry in October, he said. As for the BMTA's scrapped auction of 489 natural gas for vehicle buses last... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Good Morning Mr President !!!matters Arisingand proper sewage systems. The Banjul/Tabokoto highway is very difficult to pl
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
and proper sewage systems. The Banjul/Tabokoto highway is very difficult to ply when and after a downpour of rain. The transport ministry should work with the Ministry of Lands and Regional Government in the proposed issue of mapping strategy... Read more
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The Economic Times
How manufacturers are gearing up to seize the opportunity in electric vehicle spaceenvironment sense for cities, reckons Goenka. It’s not just M&M responding in a
The Economic Times / Posted 25 days ago
environment sense for cities, reckons Goenka. It’s not just M&M responding in a big way to the government’s 2030 vision. A transport ministry official requesting anonymity said more than 30 auto companies are working on different kinds of EV... Read more
26d
New Kerala
Prime Minister undertakes aerial survey of flood affected areas in Bihar; announces immediate relief worth Rs.500 crore - newkerala news #266781farmer's claims related to crop insurance and provide them relief at the earlie
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
farmer's claims related to crop insurance and provide them relief at the earliest. He also directed the road and surface transport ministry to take effective steps for the repair of roads damaged by the flood. Center will also provide all... Read more
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Business Standard India
Nitish Kumar's engineer caused Bihar floods: Lalu Prasadsend their supervisors to the flood-affected areas so that the farmers can be p
Business Standard India / Posted 27 days ago
send their supervisors to the flood-affected areas so that the farmers can be provided relief immediately. The Road and Transport Ministry has also been directed to take appropriate action to repair all flood-damaged roads and electricity... Read more
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