ETV 216i reach truck wins prestigious iF Design Award
ETV 216i reach truck wins prestigious iF Design Award

  • World's first fork lift truck with permanently integrated battery
  • Revolutionary truck design thanks to lithium-ion technology
  • iF Design Award is one of the most important design awards in the world

Issued by Jungheinrich South Africa 1 day ago

R18bn expansion plan for Dube Trade Port
R18bn expansion plan for Dube Trade Port

The Dube Trade Port Special Economic Zone (DTP SEZ) in KwaZulu-Natal continues to experience an unprecedented wave of investments. The port, which is one of two SEZs in the province, has already created thousands of jobs and contributed immensely to the provincial fiscus since opening its doors in 2010.

1 day ago

New taxi rank set for Dunoon
New taxi rank set for Dunoon

The City of Cape Town's Transport Directorate will invest approximately R41,2 million on building a brand new minibus-taxi facility in Dunoon. The sod-turning ceremony on 18 March 2019 marked the official commencement of the construction.

2 days ago

The essential industry of innovation
The essential industry of innovation

Secure a career in Logistics and Supply Chain Management with DCC.

Issued by Damelin Correspondence College 3 days ago

Airbus trials shore-to-ship drone deliveries
Airbus trials shore-to-ship drone deliveries

Airbus has begun shore-to-ship trials in Singapore with its Skyways parcel delivery drone. This marks the first time drone technology has been deployed in real port conditions, to deliver a variety of small, time-critical maritime essentials to working vessels at anchorage.

3 days ago

Boeing 737 Max: Air safety, market pressures and cockpit technology
Boeing 737 Max: Air safety, market pressures and cockpit technology

In just five short months, two Boeing 737 Max 8 airliners crashed, killing a total of 346 passengers and crew members. Both occurred shortly after take-off, and the similarities between the two catastrophes raised fundamental questions about the aircraft's safety. It was grounded by nation after nation, with only Canada and the United States holding out. Finally, they too halted flights on March 13.

By Oihab Allal-Chérif 3 days ago

Africa's heightened appeal as a trade and export destination
Africa's heightened appeal as a trade and export destination

With average annual growth for sub-Saharan Africa forecast at 8% until 2023 - a positive outlook following the downturn between 2015 and 2017 - the continent is looking increasingly attractive as a trade and export destination.

15 Mar 2019

The Crystal Serenity at Mo'orea Beach, French Polynesia.
Sampling the six-star dining aboard Crystal Serenity's Waterside restaurant

On the night of 12 March 2019, we had the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to dine aboard the Waterside restaurant while the Luxury Collection's Crystal Serenity was docked at the Cruises Terminal of the V&A Waterfront. Here's a taste of the experience.

By Leigh Andrews 15 Mar 2019

Research reveals digitisation boosts output, but SMEs still experience frustration
Research reveals digitisation boosts output, but SMEs still experience frustration

New TomTom Telematics research highlights that a large number of SMEs are frustrated at workflow inefficiency and turning are to automation to improve productivity, communication and cost.

15 Mar 2019

Emirates adds second daily flight on DXB-STN route
Emirates adds second daily flight on DXB-STN route

Emirates announced the launch of a second daily flight from Dubai (DXB) to London Stansted (STN) starting 1 July 2019. The additional flight means that Emirates customers will now have 11 daily flight options to and from three London airports.

14 Mar 2019

Some Soweto taxi routes to shut down
Some Soweto taxi routes to shut down

The Witwatersrand Taxi Association (WATA) and Nanduwe taxi associations have until Friday, 15 March 2019, to close their taxi ranks.

14 Mar 2019

Part 2: Will the so-called fourth industrial revolution propel SA forwards?
Part 2: Will the so-called fourth industrial revolution propel SA forwards?

Just what is the fourth industrial revolution? No really, what is it all about beyond the hype and jargon? In part 1, I unpacked some of the concepts of the so-called fourth industrial revolution or FIR and laid out the arguments for an alternative perspective anchored on successive technological revolutions.

By Garth Williams 14 Mar 2019