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News and Speeches for Department of Transport and Public Works

Minister Issues Urgent Warning About Converted Quantum Panel Vans

13 February 2010

The Minister of Transport and Public Works, Robin Carlisle today revealed that his department has received a credible briefing about the very real dangers to commuters traveling in mini bus taxis which have been converted from original Toyota... Read More

MEC Carlisle Leads Concerted Attack on Vrygrond Taxi Violence

8 February 2010

Yet another taxi driver from the Retreat Taxi Association was murdered in Vrygrond this morning. This brings to four the total number of people shot in taxi violence in the area in the recent past: two fatally. Read More

Minister Carlisle Calls for Immediate RTMC Shareholder Meeting

7 February 2010

The Western Cape Minister of Transport and Public Work, Robin Carlisle has, as a major shareholder of the Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC), today called for an immediate meeting with the organisation's shareholders to be fully briefed on... Read More

Minister Carlisle's Meeting with the National Taxi Alliance (NTA)

2 February 2010

Following a protest of the National Taxi Association (NTA) outside the Department of Transport this morning, Minister Robin Carlisle met with a five member delegation of the group led by Mr. Mandla Mata. The meeting was conducted in a positive and... Read More