|24.06.2016 | 15:07First China Railway Express arriving in Poland
The first China – Europe container block train under the family brand “China Railway Express” arrived in Poland. On 8 June the train set off from station in Chengdu, the capital of the Chinese province of Sichuan, then crossed the territories of Kazakhstan, Russia and Belarus and arrived 12 days later in Warsaw on 20 June 2016, where a solemn ceremony was organised attended by Chairman of the Chinese People’s Republic, Xi Jinping, President of the Republic of Poland, Andrzej Duda, heads of a number of ministries and railway administrations from both countries. The ceremony was organised within the framework of an official visit of the Head of the Chinese People’s Republic to the Republic of Poland.
|08.06.2016 | 11:49Container block trains from China to Europe
(According to the Xinhua news agency)
New railway route China — Europe is open.
|08.06.2016 | 11:54News from CD
(according to CD press-service)
Pendolino trains in Czech Republic to be modernised
After more than ten years of operating Pendolino high speed trains, Czech Railways (CD) is planning to rejuvenate their interiors. One of CD's most popular and most used train types will be outfitted with new carpets, new seat upholstery, a children's cinema compartment and other improvements.
|15.04.2016 | 13:48Heads of the Railways of Belarus, Kazakhstan and Russia have agreed to update the
model of UTLC development
(according to the UTLC JSC)
On 29 March 2016 a tripartite meeting was held in Moscow attended by Head of Byelorussian Railway Vladimir Morozov, President of "Kazakhstan Temir Zholy National Company" JSC Askar Mamin and President of RZD JSC Oleg Belozyorov which subject was to discuss some collaboration issues within the United Transport and Logistics Company (UTLC JSC).