The Prime Minister met with the Minister of Transport, Information Technology and Communications Rosen Zhelyazkov and the President of the Confederation of Bus Transports
Presently, the public bus transport
in Sri Lanka is handled jointly by the State Bus Service, the Sri Lanka Transport Board and by Private Bus Operators.
Things should be easier for maritime transport than for coach and bus transport
but Parliament is insistent on adopting the two proposals as a package, even it means taking road transport hostage.
Mr Brown told Transport ministers Stephen Ladyman and Gillian Merron at Westminster: "The case for public bus transport
has never been stronger.
The reasons for this are: apathy of the government whose priorities are definitely not to serve the people, swarms of motorcyclists who follow their own rules, narrow roads, very few underpasses or overpasses, old buses, minibuses, commercial and private vehicles which break down and cause traffic jams during peak hours, a complete absence of bus transport
, untrained and fewer ill-equipped traffic police who seem to have no clue to their duties.
Summary: New machines installed to dispense and recharge Hafilat smart cards for bus transport
In Q2, 2012, the number of passengers transported by railway and bus transport
fell by 2.8% from Q2, 2011, reaching 129.3 M.
Some schools, such as Indian High School (IHS) in Dubai, manage their own school bus transport
Nobina AB (STO:NOBINA), a public bus transport
service provider in the Nordic region, announced on Tuesday that the traffic board of Stockholm County Council has decided to extend the service contract with it for bus transport
services in Norrtalje.
Swebus is a big name in the bus transport
sectors in Sweden and Finland, and provides services including Contract Traffic, National Express Coaches and Hire & Excursions.