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African tourism trends in the age of developing smart cities

Over the last eight years, travel and tourism has grown by 17.3 percent in the top ten fastest-growing global destinations

By Elias Aad 4 hours ago

Finance Minister announces SAA board

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has announced the appointment of new members to the South African Airways (SAA) Board

4 hours ago

AA takes hassle out of renewing your car license

By submitting their vehicle and license details, AA members can avoid fines for lapsed vehicle licences and penalties for late renewals

1 day ago

Tasa Conference supports emerging road freight transporters

At the inaugural Truckers Association of South Africa (Tasa) National Conference, emerging road freight transporters from all over the country came together

1 day ago

Mahindra latest car group to invest in SA plant

Indian company Mahindra, which has 34 plants around the world for its passenger vehicles, bakkies, trucks, tractors, and agricultural machinery, will start assembling products in SA in 2018

2 days ago

#TransportMonth sees free training for 200 truck drivers

In support of Transport Month, Mercedes-Benz Trucks is offering free driver training to 200 Mercedes-Benz truck drivers

2 days ago

Kenya's Lori Systems wins TechCrunch Battlefield Africa

Kenyan startup Lori Systems has been crowned the winner of the inaugural TechCrunch Battlefield Africa in Nairobi, winning $25,000 in equity-free funding

By Tom Jackson 2 days ago

Seminar on road tunnels in low and medium income countries

The bi-annual seminar on ‘road tunnels in low and medium income countries' co-hosted by Sanral and PIARC will take place from 18-20 October 2017

2 days ago

N2 upgrade near Grahamstown making progress

Sanral has announced that its six to seven-year project of upgrading the N2 between Grahamstown and the Fish River Pass is progressing well

3 days ago

IATA World Air Transport Statistics reveals industry's 2016 performance

The 2017 edition of the IATA World Air Transport Statistics (WATS) yearbook, reveals the airline industry's performance statistics for 2016, with Africa accounting for 2% of the global market

3 days ago

Mount Kenya University, RwandAir partner to promote aviation industry

Mount Kenya University Rwanda recently entered a memorandum of understanding with RwandAir in a bid to strengthen the field of academic training and research

3 days ago

Aramex Global Shopper growth mirrors rise in cross-border e-commerce

Cross-border e-commerce is on the rise. An estimated 1.4 million South Africans shopped internationally in 2016, spending an estimated R8.8 billion

By Lauren Hartzenberg 13 Oct 2017

Air Tanzania signs MoU with Ethiopia on pilot training

Air Tanzania Company Limited has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Ethiopian Aviation Academy, aimed at helping Tanzanian pilots and engineers undergo capacity building training in Ethiopia

By Iddy Mwema 13 Oct 2017

Cartrack puts pedal to metal

Cartrack, a global provider of fleet management, stolen vehicle recovery, and insurance telematics, will hire 300 people in the next 12 months to meet the demand for its products

13 Oct 2017

Cape Town International Airport best airport in Africa

At the World Travel Awards Africa, Cape Town International Airport was voted Africa's Leading Airport

13 Oct 2017

Uber's productive four years of economic transformation

Uber has in the last four years of its operation in Africa, changed perspectives in the transportation system while using technology to drive economic transformation in the sector.

By Emma Okonji 13 Oct 2017

Growing need for greater, tech-enabled supply chain visibility

The need for importers to view their supply chain processes as real assets rather than just a means to an end is now more important than ever

12 Oct 2017

WhereIsMyTransport informally run public transport data now available

WhereIsMyTransport has completed its mammoth data collection project which means access to reliable data from SA's most-used public transport mode is now possible for every major metropolitan region, as well as Gaborone

12 Oct 2017

The new EZS 7280: Jungheinrich's heavy-duty tow tractor

With up to 28 tonnes of tractive power, Jungheinrich's new EZS 7280 electric sit-on tow tractor is especially suitable for outdoor use at airports or the business premises of industrial companies

Issued by Jungheinrich South Africa 12 Oct 2017

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International

What businesses can do to stamp out slavery in their supply chains

Until quite recently, businesses didn't have a reason to dig deeper than assessing the price and appearance of the products shipped to their warehouses. But the reality of buyer-driven global supply chains means their decisions on price and the suppliers they select dictate conditions for workers across their entire supply chain.

5 Oct 2017

Walmart adds NY delivery company to e-commerce empire

NEW YORK, US: Walmart Stores announced Tuesday that it acquired New York delivery company Parcel as it girds to compete with Amazon and other supermarkets for home delivery of groceries.

4 Oct 2017

Elon Musk's BFR will fly from London to Cape Town in just 34 minutes

Elon Musk may be nuts, but a remarkable number of the South African-born businessman's ventures have been successful. This week at the International Astronautical Congress in Australia, he announced another “really special” proposal.

By Andy Walker 2 Oct 2017

Etihad Aviation Group appoints Tony Douglas as CEO

Tony Douglas has been appointed as the new CEO of Etihad Aviation Group, effective January 2018.

29 Sep 2017

Electric car-sharing service to roll into Singapore

SINGAPORE: An electric car-sharing service will be launched in Singapore in December, in what the company behind the scheme said on Wednesday was a first for Southeast Asia.

28 Sep 2017

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