Karen Tan Appointed General Manager Volvo Buses MalaysiaVolvo Buses is pleased to announce, effective from November 1st 2020, Karen Tan appointed as the new General Manager for Volvo Buses Malaysia.Read More30.November 2020
Scania Ecolution and Partners Successfully Reduce CO2 Emissions Equivalent to Planting 10 000 TreesScania Ecolution together with Scania customers have achieved a total reduction of 681 000 kg of Carbon Dioxide (CO2) so far. This is equivalent to an approximate planting of 10 000 trees flourishing in the past year.
Automechanika Shanghai 2020 Unites International and Domestic MarketAs the automotive industry transitions alongside the backdrop of COVID-19, Automechanika Shanghai navigates these new roads through its innovative hybrid event. The show commences from 2 to 5 December at the National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai), while players across the world will be able to tune in digitally from 30 November to 6 December. In sectors like Tomorrow’s Service & Mobility and highly-anticipated fringe events, first-time exhibitors, participants and industry experts
ADL delivers electric buses to Auckland’s Waiheke Island and renews New Zealand partnershipAlexander Dennis Limited (“ADL”), a subsidiary of NFI Group Inc. (“NFI”), one of the world’s largest independent global bus manufacturers, today announced that it has delivered six electric buses to Fullers360 for Auckland Transport services on Waiheke Island and that it is renewing its partnership with New Zealand manufacturer Kiwi Bus Builders.
Automechanika HCMCIn recent years, Vietnam’s automotive industry has grown at an average annual rate of 20 to 30 percent. The improvement to corporate governance, foreign trade and investment, and relationships with international markets through bilateral agreements nurture a positive local operating environment. Companies are now seeking to expand their businesses and production bases into Vietnam. From 30 June to 2 July 2021 at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center (SECC), Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City w
Mitsubishi Fuso launches new light-duty Rosa bus in Australia Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (MFTBC; headquarters: Kawasaki City, Kanagawa Prefecture; President and CEO Hartmut Schick), announces the launch of the upgraded light-duty Rosa bus in Australia. The vehicle comes with an updated face featuring the FUSO “Black Belt” design, as well as advanced safety features. The new Rosa will also be introduced to New Zealand in early 2021.
Baidu Apollo Debuts the First Level-4 Autonomous Buses in ChinaBaidu Apollo, the open autonomous driving platform of China's internet giant Baidu, debuted the first level 4 autonomous bus in China. The company unveiled the medium-sized bus in the Chinese municipality of Chongqing, Chinese news outlet Gasgoo reports.
KEJARA Revamp Set To Reshape Road SafetyDatuk Suret Singh is asking: Will a refreshed driver demerit system reduce road traffic deaths and injuries, especially of recalcitrant drivers and riders? There could be a big change of drivers’ attitudes in Malaysia following the Ministry of Transport’s decision to review the decades-old driver demerit system, KEJARA. MIROS has been tasked by the Ministry of Transport (MOT) to lead this review.
A Safe Volvo Bus Gives Big One Transport Service ConfidenceShuttle and tour bus services are crucial offerings in the city state of Singapore. Ample capacity is needed to ensure that students, workers and tourists get to their destinations and back. Leon, owner of Big One Transport Service relies on a Volvo bus as the main asset for his business. The vehicle was acquired early in 2019 after his father in law, who has extensive years of experience in the transport service, recommended the brand.
Best Truck, Best Van & Best Bus: MAN Claims Ten of the Coveted Prizes at the 2020 ETM AwardsAn incredible success story: At this year’s ETM Awards, MAN Truck & Bus came out on top in ten categories – the most successful return of any manufacturer. From vans and trucks to buses, the entire MAN product family impressed readers, customers and drivers across the board. MAN eTGE, MAN Lion’s City 12 E and MAN eTGM win the three additional categories for electric vans, electric buses and electric trucks The new Truck Generation is in the fast lane: MAN TGX and MAN TGS come out on top in the
Busworld India Postponed Until 2022Taking into consideration the current state of affairs and caution advisories still in place by the Indian government, the organisers of Busworld India - Busworld and Messe Frankfurt Trade Fairs India Pvt Ltd in consultation with stakeholders have decided to cancel the 2020 edition of the fair. In order to keep the industry updated with the changing business landscape in the Bus & Coach sector, the organisers will continue to host a series of virtual webinars ...
Messe Frankfurt Defers Two of its Trade Fairs in Vietnam: Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City and Secutech VietnamAs a result of flight restrictions impeding business travel to Vietnam, Messe Frankfurt New Era Business Media Ltd has announced the postponement of two of its trade fairs in the country. With a respective focus on automotive services and the safety and security industry, Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City and Secutech Vietnam, originally scheduled to take place concurrently at the Saigon Convention and Exhibition Centre this summer from 20 – 22 August, will be rescheduled to 2021.
Valvoline Introduces BioDiesel Compatible Engine Oil RangeWith the world’s automotive industry going through a rapid transformation with tightening emission norms across the world, even the type of fuel required is changing rapidly.
Bigger business, smaller carbon footprintWhen Tuan Haji Laili and his wife took over an express bus company in Kelantan back in 2009, they only had one goal in mind; to provide the public a service to fulfil their goals. The company, Perdana Express, started out with 4 buses and continued expanding to become one of the leading express bus provider from the East Coast region with a combined fleet of over 100 buses. Today, Perdana Express has become a premium brand that provides one of the most premium services to its customers through i