IRU is the trusted voice for mobility and logistics, upholding the interest of bus, coach, taxi and truck operators as well as the broader mobility and logistics industry.
GCC industry leaders briefed on innovative road safety solutions
Representing the road transport sector at the Abu Dhabi Road & Traffic Expo, IRU has discussed how innovation and data-driven solutions can enhance road safety in the United Arab Emirates and the GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) region.
Action on fuel vital to stop transport collapse and secure decarbonisation
IRU, the world road transport organisation, has launched a 17-point emergency plan for governments to tackle rising fuel prices and their impact on transport networks, energy security and decarbonisation plans.
ALSA to roll out IRU RoadMasters in drive for international standards
Leading European bus and coach operator ALSA has decided to rollout the IRU RoadMasters solution across its entire network. The company is deploying the programme in Morocco first; Spain will follow shortly.
Emission Trading System voted by European Parliament: unfit for purpose
Following yesterday’s vote, the ENVI Committee submitted an impractical, compromised proposal to the European Parliament for the extension of ETS to road transport and buildings (ETS II) which only covers commercial transport.
IRU and UITP urge ETS II to be fit for purpose to protect Green Deal roadmap
Road transport operators and public transport authorities are jointly calling on the environmental committee of the European Parliament (ENVI) to support the extension of ETS, the Emissions Trading System, to road transport (ETS II) only if it is fit for purpose.
Qatar eyes road transport sector reform with IRU
In line with Qatar’s 2030 National Vision for sustainable trade, it’s Ministry of Transport and Communications ran a successful workshop yesterday, in collaboration with IRU, focusing on road transport standards and best practices.