Australia’s Queensland Government announced that the construction works for the A$1bn ($731m) Gympie Bypass road project was initiated with the first sod turning at the Woondum interchange and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) approved a loan of $274.2m to upgrade 240km of highway in Uzbekistan to improve road transport connectivity. Roadtraffic-technology.com wraps up top news stories of September 2020.
Transportation security solutions provider Autocrypt is set to lead Korean Expressway Corporation's (KEC) V2X security credential management system (SCMS) project.
The Puerta de Hierro highway project involves the upgrade, operation and maintenance of a section of the existing toll road connecting the Colombian departments of Sucre, Bolívar and Atlántico.
Abu Dhabi Department of Transport in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has recently received a delivery of 99 Mercedes-Benz Citaro city buses from Daimler Buses and has begun their operations in the city.
Saudi Arabia has temporarily banned all religious visits to the country, including to the Islamic holy sites of Mecca and Medina, in a bid to prevent the spread of coronavirus Covid-19 from other infected Middle Eastern countries.