ABELLIO, a subsidiary of Netherlands Railways, has been chosen by Britain's Department for Transport to take over the operation of the East Anglian passenger franchise…
FRENCH National Railways (SNCF) says it has achieved an increase in turnover of 7.1% to reach almost €24.2bn for the first nine months of 2011,…
THE railway equipment market in the Middle East has a current average volume of Euros 1.6bn and will grow at an average rate of 13%…
GREATER Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) has secured a £500m loan from the European Investment Bank (EIB) to fund construction of projects included in the Phase…
THE Channel Tunnel is currently being equipped with GSM-R digital radio under a contract awarded to Alcatel-Lucent in December 2009 and the project should be…
THE Spanish town of Velez-Malaga is to close its only light rail line after just five years of operation due to a shortage of funds.…
Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Qatar Railways delays first tender

QATAR Railways' (QR) CEO Mr Saad Al-Mohannadi says that the first tender for the project to build a network of railways across the Persian Gulf…
SAUDI ARABIA'S Landbridge project finally looks set to go ahead after the Council of Ministers approved construction of the new link between the Persian Gulf…
FIGURES released by China's Ministry of Railways show the country maintained strong growth in rail traffic during the first three quarters of this year, despite…
VEOLIA Transdev and Trenitalia today announced France's first open-access passenger operator will begin operating overnight services from Paris to Milan and Venice on December 11.
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