Despite resistance from the public, the South African Roads Agency (
) moved ahead with plans to introduce e-tolling on the Gauteng freeway system on 3 December 2013..
's head of communications, Vusi Mona..
inflated the price of the GFIP to the tune of up to R10 billion..
Department of Transport
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Last week, the South African National Roads Agency Limited (
) issued yet another to motorists who refuse to pay outstanding e-toll bills despite several warnings..
Outstanding funds must be collected, and the problem facing those that owe money will not disappear, says
's Vusi Mona..
The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse alleges
has misled Parliament on its true financial situation..
South African National Roads Agency
SANRAL invites tenders from qualified service provider/s listed and registered on the National Treasury's Central Supplier Database to enter into an agreement for the provision of the following services; supply, installation, commissioning and maintenance of a mobile video conferencing trolley solution that is certified to be integrated with Microsoft Skype for Business to provide high quality video conferencing capabilities to their Office listed in Table 4,with a three-year support period. Tender no: Information: Technical: A.
South African National Roads Agency Limited
SANRAL invites tenders from qualified service provider/s to enter into a three-year agreement for the provision of the following services: A. Supply of 150 business class desktop computers.
"I think we are quite a way away from the driverless car in South Africa for three reasons: acceptance, awareness and price," says Alan Robinson, Traffic Engineering specialist at
SANRAL. "Driver acceptance will be a challenge as people like driving their cars.
and Outa are in disagreement over an e-tolls test case..
Department of Transport The South African National Roads Agency Limited (
SANRAL) invites bids from competent and authorised tenderers for the supply, installation, commissioning and maintenance of a converged infrastructure for production and disaster recovery datacentres, with data protection and related services for a five-year period. The tenderer should be an OEM gold partner or system integrator, having its project team members and support personnel with proven competence to install, configure, maintain and support server and storage infrastructure and VMware virtualised environment.
The South African National Roads Agency (
) has prepared approximately 6 500 summonses targeting e-toll defaulters..
The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse, which is opposing the e-tolling system, its membership has grown by several thousand over the past few weeks. This is despite
offering a 60% discount for Gauteng road users to settle outstanding e-toll debts.
"We all know that we use the user-pays principle. We all know that
is entrusted with the responsibility of developing and maintaining roads at national level.
"Then expand the solution to the district, then to the province, and then nationally. If
, eNatis, the department of transport and local police were all connected and understood things like cars going through toll gates, and share information about crimes in the area, traffic patterns, specific high-crime time periods, and overlay social media information, they would be able to isolate and identify perpetrators.
Outa says it is in no way surprised the South African National Roads Agency (
) has been forced to extend the period by another 10 days "in an attempt to claw back a bit more of the R5.9 billion discounted e-toll debt".
The workers of a
sub-contractor have embarked on a strike on the Johannesburg N1 highway..
accuses Outa of misleading the public, the organisation says it stands by its road overcharges report..
The South African Roads Agency (
) has begun serving members of the public with letters of demand for outstanding debt on e-tolls..