European carmakers seek delay to tougher emissions testing – Yahoo News

By Julia Fioretti and Barbara Lewis BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European carmakers are lobbying for a three year delay to new rules that would reduce the fuel-saving claims they can make for their vehicles, according to an industry paper seen by Reuters. The European Commission wants to tighten vehicle testing to close loopholes such as driving on an unrealistically smooth surface and taping up car doors and windows. It wants to introduce the tougher standards by September 2017, but a position paper fr...
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Private firms push for modern transport system | Inquirer Business

MANILA, Philippines--The private sector has urged the government to heed the recommendations outlined in a road map that seeks to establish a multimodal transport system in the country, the Export Development Council (EDC) said. According to the public-private agency, the implementation of the Philippine Multimodal Transportation and Logistics Industry Road Map was crucial as this would help achieve a seamless logistics system, which will in turn boost the country’s competitiveness and help the ...
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Adaptive transport: Optimising travel with data analytics | Enterprise Innovation

To meet the challenge of growing urban populations, cities are turning to smart technology and data analytics to optimise their transport systems. At the Founders Forum and Smart Nation Innovations 2015 events, experts from the transport industry shared their perspectives on the future of smart transportation. Source: Adaptive transport: Optimising travel with data analytics | Enterprise Innovation
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