law on the liberalization of rail transport Turkey was published in the Official Gazette on May 1.
WHAT IS GOING TO?
With the law, it is aimed to offer passenger and freight transportation by rail, which is open to competition, in terms of service quality, the most appropriate, effective and at the lowest possible price. Within the scope of the law, public legal entities and companies; They will be authorized by the Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications to build their own railway infrastructure and become a railway train operator on the national railway infrastructure network.
By law, the State Railways (TCDD) will be configured as the railway infrastructure operator, the Republic of Turkey State Railways Transportation Co. A company will be established as a railway train operator and TCDD will manage the railway traffic on the national railway infrastructure network as a monopoly.
Source : I ekonomi.haberturk.co