the car unions fear the government's new climate and energy strategy, to raise their own car use costs and the movement of the price in the first place.automobile association welcomes the government a new energy and climate strategy aims to reduce particular emissions from road traffic.at the Same time, however, it is afraid of reform to raise their own car use price.the strategy, the goal is to get to transport at least 250 000 electric cars and 50 000 gas cars by 2030"When taking into account the climate impact, undertaken by the government of fuel and vehicle tax increases, planned toll and now used energy price level, so the horizon is all movement, and in particular private car use cost increases", the automobile association to write a newsletter.It is concerned about how this will affect the household activity-and corporate activity, as well as through Finnish livelihood and standard of living.
factors spirit tax may reduce in Finland in the next few years.Transport and communications minister Anne berner was appointed.the decision of entry into force would depend on the EU commission's amendment to the law implementation.the Commission today announced the presentation, which allows digisisältöjen value added tax the calculation of the print media to the level.in finland, the factors spirit and e-book vat is 24%, while newspaper and magazine orders, it is 10%.the EU commission will present to member states the possibility to calculate the factors spirit and e-books value added tax on print media to the level.
This fear is: the Finns travelled to the South of europe and to use mobile data than at home.Transport and communications minister Anne Berner from among received today, Friday, in front of the stone the stench of the EU-dispute telecom operators, roaming charges, roaming the abolition within the EU next summer.in This case, the tourists would be able to use a mobile phone without restrictions in all EU countries, the domestic price levels.in Brussels gather teleministerit are now trying to find a common approach to roaming price reductions, and negotiations will continue in mid-December parliament, the commission and the member states.the European parliament's industry and research committee called for the beginning of the week the mobile phone traffic of the roaming wholesale charges considerably lower than the EU commission and the member states, the majority has proposed.the wholesale charges means the telecommunications operators, payments to other telecom operators.
on First reading the transport and communications minister Anne berner's proposal is strange.Part of the households would have to pay even more.for Example, an adult single ticket would be 10 or 15 euro, depending on whether the trip length of more than or less than ten nautical miles, 18.5 miles.the ministry aims to start next year try the charges.does Not need to be much räknäyspää find that those amount to the Finnish archipelago drain at breakneck speed.the ministry's papers explained it, however, the best way.
Transport and communications minister Anne Berner among the insurance trade magazine interview that motoring costs will be reduced in the next year, when part of the tax euros from the change in bus use fees.at the Same time, new bodies begin to produce motorists and heavy transport services, bus maintenance, rehabilitation and construction.at the Same time it becomes possible for new infrastructure projects co-financing, for example, the EU, the Nordic investment bank and the European investment bank.Also foreign heavy traffic will pay.so far, motorists bear the burden of yet to self-fuel taxes and vehicle-, car - and use the power to tax."the Calculations are very long and we will tell you the details mid-January.
Traffic emissions impair air quality and cause health risks especially in Helsinki, busy street the gap.Although congestion charges popularity is the Helsingin sanomat gallup, according to the bill, they would be the most effective way to improve air quality, city of Helsinki environment centre information.long-term exposure increases respiratory, cardiovascular and circulatory diseases as well as mortality.the city of Helsinki environment centre, especially children, asthmatics and the elderly the cardiovascular and respiratory diseases are sensitive to air pollution."the congestion charge has been found to studies the most effective way to orient the movement of more sustainable modes i.e. walking, cycling and public transport.Nikunen refers to the last day of media in the emerging debate on the charges.
the true finns mps, transport and communications committee chairman, Ari Jalonen said in his opening speech to the Caravan Show-trade fair in Turku today, that motorhomes and caravans is not coming from the tax."This is circulating untrue rumors.Motorhomes and trailers will not become a tax," Jalonen said in the announcement.at the Same time Jalonen fretted motorcycle to the planned tax.Jalonen also stressed that this government will make significant additional investments in road maintenance."Road repair debt is huge, and the government has increased road maintenance funding, so that more of you will be in better shape."
western car Tommi Köninki suggest that if the car tax would be decided to remove the minister of transport and communications Anne berner in its presentation and in accordance with the motorist enters the vehicle, the use of the payment world, in the car, the remaining car tax will be able to get back.Practice Köninki suggest already a working system, i.e., how the tax is returned to the car from the country of export in connection with the so-called export refund procedure.export the recovery procedure, the tax is returned to the amount that the car has tax remaining – ie, the car, the fair value is assessed, and tax refunded emission tax rate according to amount.berner's ministry of the fairway on the tax returns a lot of talking, but only briefly, that the car trade continuity is this year somehow be secured, if the car tax will be completely removed next year.Debt should be more than the car value"Consumers' wealth is in these car tax in however, billion – and a large part of it is financed by debt", Köninki said.
the west metro told the bulletin that the technical capacity of metro transport to start Matinkylä, there is a previous assessment, in accordance with the in June 2017.instead, earlier assessment of readiness to start the transport first to the games in April 2017 is not implemented.HSL decides to travel to the transport starting and the access traffic of the transition , the west metro of the release notes.the west metro, according to the assessment of traffic initiation time based on the test results of the subway tunnel fire sliding doors to close against.Some fire sliding doors close is the test result on the basis of the deficiencies that must be corrected.Metro connection test testing goal is to ensure that metro is the transport opening, safe and reliable in all situations.
the west metro told the bulletin that the technical capacity of metro transport to start Matinkylä, there is a previous assessment, in accordance with the in June 2017.instead, earlier assessment of readiness to start the transport first to the games in April 2017 is not implemented.HSL decides to travel to the transport starting and the access traffic of the transition , the west metro of the release notes.the west metro, according to the assessment of traffic initiation time based on the test results of the subway tunnel fire sliding doors to close against.Some fire sliding doors close is the test result on the basis of the deficiencies that must be corrected.Metro connection test testing goal is to ensure that metro is the transport opening, safe and reliable in all situations.
the Finnish Transport safety agency Trafi is planning a more rigorous inspection policies, which would mean that in the future more and more of the car might reject repair call instead.auto union, according to the strict would not have essential significance for traffic safety.Tightening would only cause the federation considers unnecessary costs.If trafi's proposal is realized, the rejection would lead to, for example, non-functional license plate light or headlight."the Bulb can return to the testing hall door in when driving.Or it can return immediately after survey.
employee organisations SAK's industrial policy expert Sauli Hievanen told me he was worried about Finland and the rest of Europe between the relative distance.Hievanen tells about his views on SAK's website."Finland needs a number of electoral-scale infrastructure program, which will improve with our accessibility", Hievanen to write.Finland's relative distance to the rest of Europe growing according to him, neighbouring countries with large investments in fast and the remote connections."even Though Sweden, Denmark and Norway are practically closed to the European continent, they are investing heavily in international train connections to accelerate", Hievanen said.SAK was involved in the infrastructure survey, which survey the various industries of the future needs of the transport corridors.
The shipping company Viking Line will publish its first quarter results at 9 o'clock. Beginning of the year is traditionally the company's weakest and often at a loss. Oil prices by lower prices benefit the company, but the increase in other expenses is hampered results. Also, the growth has been the stumbling. Statistics on Wednesday, says the number of bankruptcies in April and road freight transport volumes last year. On Wednesday, the Japanese are also obtained preliminary gross domestic product figures for the euro area consumer price index for April.
The updated app was quietly pushed live yesterday, and Google has now officially confirmed that Android Pay is available for anyone in the U.K., assuming they have a compatible NFC-enabled device.Similar to Apple Pay, Android Pay lets users purchase goods in physical retail stores by associating their MasterCard or Visa card with their device and swiping their phone against a contactless terminal at the point of sale.It can also be used to pay for things within third-party apps, including those by JD Sports, Deliveroo, Zara, Kickstarter, Airbnb, and YPlan.Crucially, Android Pay can also be used on London s public transport network, including the Tube and buses.The Internet giant launched its Apple Pay competitor last May, but so far, the feature has only been available in the U.S. Google did confirm back in March, however, that Android Pay would be landing in the U.K. some time in the next few months.The company has now confirmed that it will be launching in Australia and Singapore soon, with more countries added to the mix in the coming months.So it sounds as though the U.K. is serving as the launchpad for a major global rollout across 2016.Google had previously confirmed that eight banks would be on board for launch — Bank of Scotland, First Direct, Halifax, HSBC, Lloyds Bank, M Bank, MBNA, and Nationwide Building Society, though it did note that more would be added.Barclays was also slow to embrace Apple Pay, which has been available in the U.K. since last summer.
MaaS Australia, founded by investors in MaaS Finland, is on board to take the concept to a country very different from Finland.One click would pay for it all and you could choose based on price, time, possibly a preferred route, or maybe even sights and scenes along the way.The monthly commuter package would include all your travel that month, whether by car, bus, taxi or other mode of transportation.As a bonus, this package would cover home grocery order deliveries, too.The economic models for consumers show that most people would save money by only using cars when they need them, along with other transportation services, rather than paying the costs of ownership.It ll be a big change from the long-standing love affair Americans and people in many other countries have had with their cars, and it won t change overnight.
Android Pay is also making its first big international push, with the payments platform launching in the UK Wednesday and coming to Singapore and Australia "soon."The mobile payment system, which Google first unveiled a year ago, is also getting support for contactless payments on public transit, with support for Transport London, which includes busses and trains.Android Pay's biggest competitor, Apple Pay, has been rapidly expanding across banks and the globe, coming to Singapore, Australia and China since the beginning of the year.But with Google's latest announcement, it looks like Android Pay isn't far behind.At launch, Android Pay was supported by more than 700,000 stores in the U.S. Now, it will also be compatible with all electronic, contactless payment systems in the UK including in Starbucks, Waitrose and public transportation stations, provided you have a card from one of the supported banks.Android Pay in the UK is now supported by Bank of Scotland, First Direct, Halifax, HSBC, Lloyds Bank, M Bank, MBNA and Nationwide Building Society and Google says more banks will add support soon.
A file picture of a prototype Chinese maglev train operating in a vacuum tube.Photo: SCMP PicturesChina and the United States are neck and neck in the race to develop military applications for an ultra high-speed Hyperloop transport system, according to a Chinese researcher involved in one of the projects.It will use magnetic levitation, or maglev technology, to raise the vehicle above a track and reduce friction.A major drive for the research comes from military demand, Zhao said.Most Chinese researchers used maglev systems to lift the vehicle into the air to avoid physical contact with the rail, which would generate enormous friction and heat at high speed.The maglev approach is less popular in the US, according to Zhao.
data released by Statistics Finland, on Wednesday, according to January-April was initiated 896 bankruptcy, which is 2.2 percent less than in the same period a year earlier. The number of employees applied for bankrupt companies had a total of 4 591, which is 10.0 percent more than in the previous year. Initiated by the number of bankruptcies filed in January-April, construction, trade, transport and storage as well as hotels and restaurants the main sectors. The largest number of bankruptcies increased trade main industries. The field was initiated 192 bankruptcy, which is 7.3 percent more than in the previous year. The number of bankruptcies decreased in agriculture, forestry and fisheries, industry and mining, as well as the main sectors of other services.
Comparatively, Tesla s Model 3 car will get you 346 kilometers 215 miles on a charge, but Tesla is a passenger vehicle.Until now, the development of electric vehicles EVs and EV components has been focused on mainly passenger cars, a Renault Samsung official said.However, commercial vehicles have been considered the next-generation EV market as they are limited to operation purposes, including driving distance per day and freight transportation.In particular, electric commercial vehicles are emerging as a potential alternative which can solve air pollution problems caused by older commercial cars running cities.It ll take up to four years to develop the car, with Renault Samsung looking to partner up with various companies to develop it.Show entire article
The Queen enters the House of Lords ahead of her speech Image: AP Every year, the Queen gives a speech about what the UK government will focus its attentions on over the coming twelve months.Today, she explained that, among other things, she wants the country to focus on autonomous cars and drones.During her speech, which takes place at the House of Lords in central London, she explained: My ministers will ensure the United Kingdom is at the forefront of technology for new forms of transport, including autonomous and electric vehicles.The Guardian points out that the bill is expected to bring about new legislation for self-driving cars and drones, as well as ushering in the possibility for the UK s first commercial spaceport.Elsewhere in her speech, Bloomberg notes that the Queen promised that measures will be brought forward to create the right for every household to access high-speed broadband to help make the United Kingdom a world leader in the digital economy.Of course, these ideas aren t dreamt up by the Queen but senior policy makers.
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