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.
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.
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
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.
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.
The Spanish company Teltronic commissioned a radio communication network of the TETRA standard on the 250-km Tavan Tolgoi – Gashuun Sukhait coal transportation line connecting a large metallurgical and thermal coal mine in the Gobi desert with China.
Meeting of Group II of OSJD railways for the development and coordination of passenger train timetables, formation of train coach sequence indicators and provision of coaches in them in international traffic for the period 2022-2023 (press-release)
This meeting was held from 19 through 23 September 2022 at the OSJD Committee in accordance with the Work Plan of the OSJD Commission on Passenger Traffic using the videoconferencing mode.
High-speed electric multiple units designed for HSR Jakarta – Bandung (according to the information of RENMIN TIEDAO / People’s Railway Newspaper)
On 5 August 2022, the Chinese city of Qingdao witnessed a demonstration ceremony of high-speed electric multiple units intended for the Indonesian HSR Jakarta – Bandung. In total, 11 high-speed electric trains and 1 diagnostic train will be sent from China to Indonesia. This event marks an important milestone in the Jakarta-Bandung high-speed railway project.