US traffic deaths fall in 2023 but remain above pre-pandemic levels

[ad_1] Traffic is pictured at twilight along 2nd Ave. in the Manhattan borough of New York, U.S., March 27, 2019. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri/ File Photo Acquire Licensing Rights WASHINGTON, Sept 28 (Reuters) – U.S. auto safety regulators on Thursday said traffic deaths fell by 3.3% in the first half of 2023 but remain sharply higher than … Read more

At least 15 killed in Canada highway crash after truck hits bus in Manitoba

[ad_1] OTTAWA, June 15 (Reuters) – At least 15 people were killed in the Canadian prairie province of Manitoba on Thursday after a semi-trailer truck hit a small bus that was carrying a group of mainly elderly people, police said. The crash is one of the most lethal road accidents in recent Canadian history. The … Read more

China targets air traffic at around 75% of pre-pandemic levels in 2023 -state media

[ad_1] BEIJING, Jan 6 (Reuters) – China’s aviation regulator wants air traffic to reach around 75% of pre-pandemic levels in 2023, state media reported on Friday. The Civil Aviation Administration of China is looking to “grasp the rhythm of the industry’s recovery and development” in achieving certain volume and traffic figures, broadcaster CCTV reported. Reporting … Read more

China expects passenger traffic during Lunar New Year to double from 2022

[ad_1] BEIJING, Jan 6 (Reuters) – China expects the total number of passenger trips made by travellers by road, rail, water and flight during the upcoming Lunar New Year to reach 2.1 billion this year, double from last year’s 1.05 billion during the same period. Traffic officials said in a news briefing on Friday that … Read more