Global leaders led by British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres arrive at a COP26 reception at the Kelvingrove Art Gallery, Glasgow by electric buses. {Image Source: Electrive}
Privatizing public transport in the UK has proved to be a masterclass on how not to run an essential public transport service.
The iconic Lusail Stadium. The facility will host the 2022 World Cup final.
One of the most interesting aspects about the 2022 Qatar World Cup is that the eight stadiums hosting all the 65 matches are not far from each other.
The Doha Metro snaking through the city. The world class facility was opened in 2019 in good time before the country hosts the FIFA World Cup in 2022.
The country’s development plans including public transport are guided by the Qatar National Vision 2030 (QNV 2030), the state’s blueprint for national growth.
An image of a rickshaw speeding through an Indian road. Informal public transportation is on the government's wrong books. {Image Source: TheCityFix}
Privately operated public transport modes like rickshaws, minibuses, and Tata Magics are not appreciated for their massive role in enabling mobility in India.
Public transport in Nigeria today is characterized by traffic congestion, parking problems, accidents, and environmental pollution.
The Paris Metro. French cities charge a transport tax used to fund infrastructure projects and run operations. {Image Source: Stephen Alvarez/National Geographic}
Did you know that French cities collect a transport tax? Here's a look at public transport in France.
Singapore's Central Business District (CBD) on a normal working day. {Image Source: Lily Banse via Unsplash}
How proud are you of your country’s public transportation system? On a scale of 1 to 10, how would you rate your satisfaction?
Traffic leaves San Francisco at the beginning of the 4th of July holiday weekend on June 30, 2006 in San Francisco, California. {Image Source: David Paul Morris via Getty Images}
Why is the USA so far behind its economic peers including China, Japan, Germany, the UK, France, and Canada as far as public transport is concerned?
Commuters at Bara Taxi Rank in Soweto, South Africa. {Image Source: News24}
It is safe to state that South African commuters are clearly unhappy with public transport service quality. Here's why.
The N700S Shinkansen. The high-speed train runs on the Tokaido and San'yō Shinkansen lines. It is operated by JR Central and JR West. {Image Source: Japan Rail Pass}
Is the Japanese public transport system really the best in the world? This article seeks to interrogate this claim.