Buses Mauritius

Bus Fare: Rising Prices is a Matter of Days

Discussions between unions and bus companies ended on Tuesday August 6 in the afternoon. The Bus Industry Union of Workers [UBIW] met with staff of Rose-Hill Transport, Triolet Bus Service and Mauritian Bus Transport in the morning.

07 Aug 2013, business.mega.mu

Bus Tickets: Rising After 13 August

This is after August 13, the bus ticket is expected to increase by 12%. Minister Anil Bachoo also announced that this increase will not take effect on Thursday, as "unionists have not yet signed a collective agreement."

01 Aug 2013, business.mega.mu

The Employers Did the Math - Bus Ticket: Additional Rs 20 million Per Month

The increase in bus ticket cost Rs additional to the private sector every month 20 million, according to a first estimate of the Mauritius Employers' Federation. Some firms have already announced that they now encourage the recruitment of people who live near them.

01 Aug 2013, business.mega.mu

Increase in Bus Fares: Bachoo Backtracked

At a press conference on Wednesday, July 31, the Minister of Transport and Public Infrastructure, Anil Bachoo announced that rising ticket will be put on hold. This should be effective today.

01 Aug 2013, business.mega.mu

Increase in Ticket Price: Millions Gift to Bus Operators

Christmas comes early for the bus companies. The increase of 12% of the ticket will generate a surplus that is in the tens of millions, according to estimates based on the accounts of operators. However, a decline in passenger volume is likely.

31 Jul 2013, business.mega.mu

Transport: Increase Actually Goes up to 40%, According to ACIM

If the government announced a 12% increase in the bus fare, the Consumers' Association of Mauritius (ACIM) observed that the increase reached 40% in some cases. The new rates take effect Thursday.

31 Jul 2013, business.mega.mu

Bus Tickets Price: Up from 6% to 40% on Thursday

The increase of Rs 2 on all trips. However, in the percentage of the increase in the cost of the ticket, it is far from the 12% reported by the Council of Ministers ...

30 Jul 2013, business.mega.mu

Sunil Jeewoonarain: "Almost All Bus Operators Are in Red"

The NTC has a virtual monopoly on some of the most profitable routes. A situation that is not healthy and can paralyze the country as evidenced by the strike on Wednesday, said Sunil Jeewoonarain, secretary of the Mauritius Bus Owners Cooperative Federation.

01 Jul 2013, motors.mega.mu

Finances in Red: the NTC is not Only Bus Company in Difficulty

The finances of the NTC are down. The losses amount to several million rupees. Some questioned why it is only the company that is in trouble. However, the reality is quite different ...

01 Jul 2013, business.mega.mu

Public Transport: The Battle of Brands

Public transport back to meet with the current strike by employees of the National Transport Corporation (NTC), in protest against the temporary allocation of certain routes served by the NTC to other operators.

29 Jun 2013, motors.mega.mu

NTC 6 Routes "Privatized": 36 Individual Buses, RHT and UBS on Track

The decision of the NTC to no longer serve six lines caused an outcry from unions. It was the center of the PNQ in Parliament on Tuesday. 36 individual buses, the RHT and UBS operate on these lines since Monday.

26 Jun 2013, motors.mega.mu

L’État de Nos Autobus: L’Appréhension des Usagers

La psychose envers les autobus prend de l’ampleur. Malgré l’incertitude concernant de la sécurité des transports publics, des milliers de Mauriciens n’ont pas d’autre choix que de voyager par les autobus au quotidien.

21 Jun 2013, motors.mega.mu

Transport En Commun : Ces Bus Qui Font Peur

Depuis l’accident de Sorèze, des autobus de la CNT ont été impliqués dans plusieurs incidents. Deux d’entre eux ont d’ailleurs pris feu la semaine dernière.

19 Jun 2013, motors.mega.mu

Jonathan Richmond: “We Already had a Blueprint for Improving the Bus Network in Mauritius”

Boston, United States, Jonathan Richmond kindly share with Defi Media his Mauritian experience.

18 Jun 2013, motors.mega.mu

NTC Bus: Speed Limit of 60 km/h

Buses from the National Transmission Corporation (NTC), the speedometer are equipped with a speed limiter.

13 Jun 2013, motors.mega.mu

Two Buses NTC Catch Fire in the Street

The maintenance of buses of National Transport Corporation [NTC] is questioned again. Two buses of the NTC were engulfed in flames this Friday, June 7

08 Jun 2013, motors.mega.mu

NTC: Buses Control Was Reinforced, According to Anil Bachoo

Since the tragic accident Sorèze, technical control buses of the National Transport Corporation (NTC) has become more common. This is what the Minister of Public Infrastructure and Transport, Anil Bachoo, told the National Assembly, this Tuesday, June 4

06 Jun 2013, motors.mega.mu

NTC: a Blue Line Bus Without Taillights

Defi Media receive video from a user, which is a buzz on social networks, especially after the tragic accident of a Blue Line bus to the National Transport Corporation (NTC), which occurred on March 30 at Sorèze, and more " defects "found on some buses in the fleet.

01 Jun 2013, motors.mega.mu

Public Transport : Old Lady "Injured" by a Driver

Virmaley, 62 years living the Tamarin, alleges that he was insulted by a young catcher on Wednesday aboard a private bus to Baie-du-Cap.

31 May 2013, motors.mega.mu

Penalty Points: Protesting Against the "Favour" Made to Taxis Brown

Individual bus operators and taxi owners announced the creation of a common platform to protest against the " favour "granted to illegal taxis.

20 May 2013, motors.mega.mu