Working meeting between OSJD and OTIF (press-release)
On 21 March 2023 a working meeting was held at the OSJD Committee in Warsaw between OSJD Committee Chairman Mirosław Antonowicz and Secretary General of OTIF Wolfgang Küpper.
Working meetings with the delegations of the Republic of Korea at the OSJD Committee (press-release)
On 2 March 2023, an intramural working meeting was held at the OSJD Committee in Warsaw with the delegation of the Republic of Korea, headed by
Expert meeting on the subject “Directions for the strategic development of railway transport in the OSJD member countries”
The expert meeting on this subject was held in accordance with the Work Plan of the OSJD Commission on Transport Policy and Development Strategy for 2023 from 6 through 8 February 2023 in the OSJD Committee (Warsaw) and was
Regular meeting of the OSJD Committee members No. 7/2022
The regular meeting of the OSJD Committee members No. 7/2022 was held in the OSJD Committee premises on 7 December 2022 in a hybrid format due to the restrictions imposed to prevent the spread of the coronavirus infection.
Test pilot runs of a sightseeing panoramic train in China
The Yunnan province in southern China witnessed the first trial runs of a sightseeing panoramic electric train on a railway linking two popular tourist areas – the ancient city of Lijiang, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and Yulongxueshan, the Jade Dragon Mountain with glaciers, listed as one of the key national attractive sites.
4000 freight trains dispatched from Xi'an to Europe in 2022
According to the Xinhua News Agency, in 2022, 4000 freight trains proceeded from China’s largest dry port – Xi'an, the capital of the north- western province of Shaanxi, to Europe.
Joint Meeting of the Plenipotentiary Representatives of the Members of the OSJD Ministerial Conference and the Conference of General Directors (Authorised Representatives) of the OSJD Railways
The Joint Meeting, which was held from 29 November through 2 December 2022 in the OSJD Committee premises with the use of the videoconferencing mode, was attended by the Plenipotentiary Representatives of the Members of the OSJD Ministerial Conference and the Conference of General Directors (Authorised Representatives) of the OSJD Railways from the following countries
China to supply 46 broad-gauge wagons to Pakistan
The Chinese company CRRC Tangshan delivered by sea to Pakistan Railways a batch of 46 passenger coaches for long-distance trains, as well as sets of spare parts for them.
LTG Cargo freight operator makes a deal with partners from Kazakhstan to set up a transport corridor
The freight operator LTG Cargo (a subsidiary of Lietuvos geležinkeliai, the Lithuanian Railways) has concluded agreements on cooperation with its Kazakhstani partners.
A new segment of the China-Myanmar railway corridor opens for operation
In China’s south-eastern province of Yunnan, the 133-km Dali – Baoshan segment has been commissioned of the Dali – Ruili railway line that is currently under construction and has a total length of 330 km.