Transport

Inflation outlook remains on target

Figures released by Statistics South Africa showed that CPI increased, mainly because of the increased cost of transport and insurance.

Pedal power with the people

Cycling to work is healthy, cuts carbon emissions and is for everyone, rich or poor

Transport’s future is integrated, but how do we get there?

In a SIMSystem, governments, transport providers and users seamlessly connect with all available transport systems

The electrification of transport could transform our future

Electric vehicles can store off-peak energy and return it to the system when required

Communication with members is key to fund’s success

Cellphones are the preferred channel of interaction

Investments focussed on enhancing members’ wellbeing

The fund's investment goal is to enhance returns to members on a sustainable basis

Retirement fund a reliable constant in members’ lives

Governance is good because the trustees worked in the industry, are fund members and undergo training during the year

Sustainable transport key to sustainable development

Transport is essential to economic growth and affects people's daily lives, but it also drives climate change and is the cause of too many deaths

Safe transport arrives at 12 KZN schools following court order

Pupils in Nquthu finally have transport to and from school, a year after Equal Education took the KZN department of education to court.

Truck company in racial wage war

A Western Cape trucking outfit is allegedly rigging salaries against some race groups

Wheels come off bus fuel tender

Jo’burg’s Metrobus persisted with a R200m contract despite audit advice to the contrary

Commuting costs the poor dearly

The legacy of apartheid is still hurting those who are forced to travel long distances to work.

Latest

Democracy will flounder sans Stats SA

As the government bails out state-owned entities, it is leaving a hole in the budget of the agency tasked with telling us what South Africa looks like — one that is crucial to government decisions

The Facebook group taking on South Africa’s white right

Online battle over the ‘white genocide’ narrative on social media has dangerous real-world consequences

Trolley tender causes Acsa eruption

Stolen contract exposes rift in the senior ranks at the state airport’s management companies

Press Releases

Over R400-m given to businesses since launch of three-minute overdraft

The 3-minute overdraft radically reduces the time it takes for businesses to have their working capital needs met

Tourism can push Africa onto a new path – minister

The continent is fast becoming a dynamic sought-after tourist destination

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

The Amnesty International report found that the South African government continues to miss its own education upgrading targets

Business travel industry generates billions

Meetings Africa is ready to take advantage of this lucrative opportunity

Conferences connect people to ideas

The World Expo and Meetings Africa are all about stimulating innovation – and income

SAB Zenzele Kabili B-BBEE share scheme

New scheme to be launched following the biggest B-BBEE FMCG payout in South Africa’s history

Digging deep

Automation is unstoppable, but if we're strategic about its implementation, it presents major opportunities

TFSAs are the gymnasts of the retirement savings world

The idea is to get South Africans to save, but it's best to do your research first to find out if a TFSA is really suited to your needs