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Kazakhstan: The trade unions of Kazakhstan and Russian Railways agree on cooperation The Kazakhstan trade union of workers from the railway, road air and water transport (Kazproftrans) and the Russian trade union of railwaymen and transport builders (Rosprofzhel) signed an (...) Luxembourg: First combined transport and rolling-road trains arrive On 5 March, CFL multimodal subsidiary CFL terminals officially opened phase one of the new Bettembourg-Dudelange intermodal terminal. The terminal has now handled its first combined transport and (...) United Kingdom: Long Eaton footbridge to close for vital upgrades Network Rail will begin work to renovate Station Street footbridge in Long Eaton as part of the Railway Upgrade Plan. The project of improvements will see the footbridge temporarily removed so (...) China: Wuhan Railway Administration eliminates hidden dangers for safer environment along (...) As in spring residents living along railways often fly kites and discard disposable plastic films and other light objects, which often pose safety risks on the OCL and railway power supply, Wuhan (...) Korean-French Railway Component Manufacturers Expo co-hosted by KORAIL and SNCF Korean-French Railway Component Manufacturers Expo, co-hosted by KORAIL (CEO, Hong, soon-man) and French state-owned railroad company, SNCF (CEO, Guillaume Pepy) was held at KORAIL headquarters (...) Germany: Raimund Stüer named new Board Member for Sales at DB Cargo The Supervisory Board of DB Cargo AG voted today to approve Raimund Stüer (55) as Member of the Management Board for Sales as of 15 March 2017. As a member of DB Cargo’s five-person management (...) China: Railway police spares no efforts in ensuring orderly and smooth transport With universities and colleges nationwide open for a new school year, the railway ushered in a new round of passenger hikes on return trips. Local railway police across the country adjusted (...) United States: Construction begins on Paoli Station Accessibility Improvements Project On 28 February federal, state and local officials joined together with SEPTA, Amtrak and their honored guests to officially break ground on the Paoli Station Accessibility Improvements Project, a (...) Poland: Mr Krzysztof Mamiński appointed new CEO of PKP JSC Mr Krzysztof Mamiński has been associated with PKP JSC for 36 years. He graduated in economic studies from the University of Szczecin and completed postgraduate studies in the European model of (...)
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